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Real Estate

OREO Truffles

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Line two baking sheets with parchment or wax paper and set aside. One will be for the rolled truffles before dipping, and the second will …

3-Minute Mug Cakes 4 Ways | Recipes

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Personalization

Taste Beyond The Tongue

15 Travel Sites for Scoring the Best Deals

For that much-needed weekend getaway.<p>Sometimes, you just need to get away. A weekend in the countryside might do the trick, or maybe you're thinking something along the lines of a week-long trip through the Greek islands. But how to get the best travel deals? Well, these 15 travel sites can help. …

21 (Not-Boring) Chicken Breast Recipes Made for Meal Prep

There are a lot of benefits to prepping chicken meals for the week on Sunday. For one thing, you’re not dealing with raw meat more than once. Plus, …

Cooking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Low Volatility And High Beta Stocks Prior To Last Downturn

One of my most frequent article topics on Seeking Alpha is the Low Volatility Anomaly, or why lower risk stocks have produced absolute and …

Investing

6 Reasons To Ship Your Luggage With Luggage Free

Last Updated:<p>Do you ever wish you could just pack your bags and someone would magically just pick them up and they’d show up at your destination? …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Next level Yorkshire pudding pizza

Points to remember:<p><b>You'll need:</b><p>2 tbsp sunflower oil<br>1 x quantity best ever yorkshire pudding batter<br>200g passata<br>1 tsp dried oregano<br>25g cheddar, …

Chocolate Mousse Cheesecake

You won't be able to eat just one.<p><b>Crust</b><p>20 chocolate sandwich cookies<p>¼ cup brown sugar<p>7 tablespoons butter, melted<p><b>Cheesecake</b><p>32 ounces cream cheese, softened<p>4 ounces melted semisweet chocolate<p>1 tablespoon cocoa powder<p>1½ cups sugar<p>2 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>4 eggs<p>1 ½ cup heavy cream<p>¼ cup powdered</b> …

How to Travel the World for Free (or Cheaply) While Building Your Business

Five tips from a travel entrepreneur on making the most of your business trips.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last 20 years, I’ve traveled across six continents, 42 states, 84 countries and more than 500 cities -- mostly for free. Here are my top five tips for …

We Cooked Salmon Four Different Ways And Then Critiqued Each One

How do you like your salmon cooked?<p>6 ounces skinless salmon fillet<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p>Peppercorns, to taste<p>1 lemon, sliced<p>Fresh thyme<p>1. Fill a pan with enough water to submerge a fillet. Bring the water to a simmer.<p>2. Add salt, peppercorns, sliced lemon, and thyme to water.<p>3. Add salmon, …

Playboy mansion bought by Hugh Hefner's neighbour

<b>The Playboy mansion, home to Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, is being sold to a private equity boss who lives next door.</b><p>Daren Metropoulos, 32, is buying the near 22,000-sq-ft (2,040-sq-m) property, which was on the market for $200m (£138m).<p>He bought the neighbouring property from Mr Hefner in 2009 for …

Scientist Creates Possible Cure to All Viruses, Needs It to Go Viral

When MIT-trained engineer Todd Rider revealed his revolutionary idea for killing virtually any virus, everyone from fellow scientists to The White …

3 Tricks Asia's Top Startups Use To Find That Elusive Capital

Venture capital firms like to fund startup founders who they call serial entrepreneurs. That means people who have hatched companies before with a track record for making them work. Millennials are usually too young for such a record. A company founder just out of college could apply for a bank …

6 Smart Travel Gadgets for Serious Road Warriors

Don't leave the office without these high-quality instruments of productivity.<p>Business travel can be a necessary evil, but it doesn't have to be. You can be as productive in an airplane as you are sitting at your desk in a quiet office. What makes all of the difference? Having the best gadgets …

Fly First Class for Free: Travel Hacking 101

Ever wonder what it's like to fly First Class and wake up at your destination feeling refreshed?<p>Want to learn to save time by cutting the lines at airport security or customs and immigration?<p>What if I told you that I do all of this without paying a dime?<p>Travel Hacking 101: The Art of Traveling …

Hawaii: Where to really get away from it all on the Big Island

If you want to stay way off the grid, check out this remote lodging on the Big Island. Kipuka, a collection of just four cottages, is tucked away in the village of Kapoho, near the island's eastern tip.<p>Owner Mark Frost built the eco-friendly cottages in 2014 and 2015. They're made of bamboo, a wood …

How to Vacation in Paris on a $1,000 Budget. (Including the Flight. Ye

<i>What’s your dream vacation?</i> Glamour <i>asked 1,000 women that question—and then had 13 top travel bloggers plan your most-wanted trips, all for under $1,000! This week, we present everything you need to know about planning your best getaway ever. The final stop: Paris, France</i><p>Paris is the city you most …

These 4 Major Paradigm Shifts Will Transform The Future Of Technology

For the past fifty years or so, technology has followed a fairly predictable path. We squeeze more transistors onto silicon wafers, which makes chips more powerful and devices smaller. Manual processes become automated, productivity increases and life gets better. Rinse and repeat.<p>Today, we’re at …

Innovation

Berlin Is Banning Most Vacation Apartment Rentals

The number of Airbnb listings dropped 40 percent in a month as the city prepares for new laws to take effect.<p>Looking to rent an apartment on your next vacation to Berlin? Starting Sunday, you can basically forget about it. From May 1, Germany’s capital is banning landlords from renting out …

21 Life Hacks Every Business Traveller Needs To Know [Infographic]

Travelling on business; you either love it or you hate it. There’s no denying that the majority of business trips are non-stop days of meetings, …

Mini Tiramisu Éclairs Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>When Is New Year's Eve?<p>New Year's Eve is on Dec. 31. This year, New Year's Eve falls on a Sunday.<p>Read More<p>1 of 11<p>Tip<p>What Is New Year's Eve?<p>New …

Want Picture-Perfect Pie? Bake it in a Bag

I <i>love</i> pie—but my pie recipe could use some work. My pies, assembled with great care and affection, have emerged from ovens half-burnt, under-cooked, very un-golden-brown, and with sad shrunken crusts. So when my boyfriend told me that the <i>best</i> pie he'd ever had was <b>served to him in the brown paper</b> …

How All-Lard Pie Crust Compares to All-Butter

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, takes advice from Canada on pie crust.</i><p>With Thanksgiving and winter holidays around the corner, talk of pie has started to creep up everywhere.<p>You can’t browse the internet without stumbling over someone’s advice for pie …

Step-by-Step: How to Roast a Perfect Prime Rib Using the Reverse Sear Method

GalleryStep-by-Step: How to Roast a Perfect Prime Rib Using the Reverse Sear Method<p>More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Prime rib is and perhaps always will be the king of holiday roasts. There is nothing so primal, so celebratory, so downright majestic as a hunk of well-marbled beef, …