Melanie Reis

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Starting a new job soon? The tip that changed my life

<b>Here’s a tip that my mentor told me a few years ago before I started my most recent role and it CHANGED. MY. LIFE.</b><p><b>I report to the CEO</b> of the company …

Pesto & Spinach Pizza

From the EatingWell Kitchen<p>This green pizza is an exercise in simplicity—just a bit of full-flavored pesto and plenty of spinach yield a satisfying …

Food

31 Free Entrepreneurship Courses Worth Taking in 2017

• 522shares<p>Do you want to launch a business this year? Or may be you need help to grow your business. You can now take excellent entrepreneurship …

Chiron: The Inside Story of Bugatti's 1500 HP, 261 MPH Supercar

The Chiron is far more than just a Veyron with a new look. Go behind the scenes with the development of Bugatti's $2.7 million supercar.<p>What is the Bugatti Chiron? Is it just a Veyron in drag? Not quite. It's a luxurious road car that can also outrun the fastest LMP1 prototype at Le Mans, with a …

Sports Cars

What We Know And Don't Know About The Effects Of Marijuana

Marijuana is the most widely used illicit drug in the United States and both proponents and opponents of its use and legalization have had a lot to say about how it’s good or bad for you. Some of the claims made for or against marijuana are scientifically well-grounded and some are not. How can you …

This woman is making a fortune selling $900 blankets she knits without needles

A woman in the Ukraine is making thick blankets out of large spools of merino wool using her arms instead of knitting needles. She’s also built up …

Selling

What's For Dinner: The Simplest Homemade Gnocchi You'll Ever Make

Thanks to Jenny Rosenstrach's new cookbook, we're reminded that we can actually make dinner happen. Even with kids.<p>Homemade dinner is a hard thing to accomplish for anyone, but when you’ve got a family in tow it’s even trickier. It also happens to be slightly more important when you’re responsible …

Giraffes now rarer than elephants

A giraffe bends over to take food pellets from Kenyan visitors at the Giraffe Centre in Karen, on the outskirts of Nairobi, in Kenya Wednesday, Dec. …

Uber self-driving cars hit the streets of San Francisco

In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, Anthony Levandowski, head of Uber's self-driving program, speaks about their driverless car in San …

Citizen scientists, you can now DIY your own DNA analysis with Bento Lab

Want to know if you have the “athlete gene” or if you’re actually related to the weirdos who claim you as a family member? Get your collection tubes ready, citizen scientists, Bento Lab’s DIY DNA analysis kit is here and ready for the in-home lab.<p>Normally you’d order a kit somewhere like 23andMe, …

Flavors

A Bendable Implant Taps the Nervous System without Damaging It - MIT Technology Review

Medicine these days entertains all kinds of ambitious plans for reading off brain signals to control wheelchairs, or using electronics to bypass …

This 5-Minute Roasted Pepper Sauce Will Be Your New Favorite Condiment

This sauce wins the best all-around condiment award: Use it as a dip for fries and veggies, spread it on sandwiches and burgers, or drizzle it over …

No-Bake Oreo Strawberry Tart

Besides strawberries and chocolate being an incomparable combination, there's no better way to show off the berries than by thinly slicing them and …

Two Minute Baked Brownies

• 1 1/2 cup walnuts<br>• 12 medjool dates, seeds removed<br>• 3 tablespoons cacao or cocoa<br>• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• pinch of salt<p>Place the ingredients into your …

From Broke To A Billionaire Overnight - Here‘s How You Do It

I have covered the subject of fundraising extensively in this blog and also in my book <i>The Art of Startup Fundraising,</i> since fundraising is one of the …

40 Pasta Salad Recipes You Need to Try This Summer

You'll want to whip these up every chance you get.<p>A summer picnic, potluck, or barbecue — these easy pasta salads will be your go-tos. And watch it be the first bowl to go empty. They're packed with a colorful mix of veggies, homemade dressings, and cold pastas.

Aquarium Garden - Self Cleaning Fish Tank Grows Food with Aqua Biofilter™

The Aquarium Garden kit is our new product that has been developed after getting feedback from aquarium and aquaponics fans about our previous …

Aquaponics

Why You'll Want a Dehydrator—Even If You Don't *Need* One

My dehydrator, a 9-tray Excalibur, is a big clunky box of a thing that whirs perpetually when it’s on, so much so that I’ve banished it from the kitchen to the garage. It’s not as lovely as my copper jam pot, or put to use quite as frequently as my Scanpan skillet. <b>And yet I love the bulky …

A recipe for rum-walnut chocolate chip pie, plus how to make perfect whipped cream

A little rum, a little vanilla, brown sugar, walnuts and no shortage of chocolate — all wrapped up in a buttery pie crust. What's not to love? The recipe, from Cold Spring Tavern in Santa Barbara, is one of our favorite pies, perfect served warm with a dollop of fresh whipped cream. You can find …

Your Campfire Cooking Bucket List

Get ready for summer camping trips.<p>From maple syrup-spiked bacon to ultra-quick biscuits, here are seven awesome camping recipes.<p>This version of the …

Recipes

Macadamia chocolate chip shortbread cookies

Raw cane sugar is the secret to these cookies giving it a nice crunch.<p>Another portion control alert recipe. I had made this and the coconut sheet …

15 Essentials to a Luxury Kitchen Design

One cannot design around sub-par materials because true luxury does not exist without quality, and that cannot be disguised. Our bodies sense it. The …

21 Unexpected Ways To Eat Fewer Carbs Without Even Noticing

Healthy carbs are an essential part of a balanced diet. While fiber-rich, unprocessed foods like quinoa and sweet potatoes are much better choices …

Healthy Eating

Zero-Bug Software Development

The Zero-Bug Policy is not a myth — it is the answer. And it can work for your team, today.<p>Perhaps one of the simplest process decisions that a …

Software Development

The Science of Baking, In One Graphic

Baking is a science as well an art, and the key to better baking is understanding the chemical forces at play. Thankfully this graphic explains all …

Food

6 lemonade recipes to quench your Beyoncé thirst

Last week, Beyoncé blessed the world with a new visual album, <i>Lemonade.</i><p>On top of that, she also shared an actual family recipe for lemonade. …

White Chocolate Lava Cake

Step 1<p>Make The Cake Mix<p>Break the chocolate into a heatproof bowl along with the butter and melt gently in a microwave for 20 seconds at a time, until …