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40 Campfire Meals to Keep You Well-Fed in the Great Outdoors

Head to the great outdoors and eat in style with 40 recipes destined for campfire greatness.<p><b>Eating (very) well in the great outdoors</b> isn't hard. Pack up a cooler (or two) with all the fixings for chilaquiles, bacon-wrapped trout, skillet peach crisp, and yes, a proper cocktail—we're going camping.

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Go Around The World In 90 Sandwiches With This Artwork For Sandwich Lovers

If you've been eating the same turkey sandwich for longer than you can remember, there are two things you should know. First, that says something about your personality. And second, it's time to make lunch interesting again.<p>There is a whole world of sandwiches out there to be eaten, and the Charted …

The Simple Trick To Getting Picture-Perfect Grill Marks On Your Steak

Are y'all ready to up your grilling game? Like, really up the game? We're thinking picture-perfect steaks every single time. Those criss-cross grill marks that always make their way onto TV commercials are not just a result of the theatrics that go into filming. Nope, those beautiful marks that …

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How to Make the Absolute Best Scrambled Eggs Ever

By Bon Appétit<p>These scrambled eggs are super soft and just a little runny, aka exactly how they should be.<p>We believe strongly that "putting an egg on it" transforms almost anything into a meal. But lately we've turned our attention away from our beloved olive oil-fried egg and toward a soft sunny …

7 Easy Mac Hacks You've Gotta Try

The humble Easy Mac cup is a staple of college dorm cuisine. But sometimes that neon orange cheese just isn't enough by itself. Take your microwave mac and cheese to the next level with these Easy Mac hacks.<p><b>Sriracha Mac</b><p><b>Prep Time:</b> 1 minute<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 3 minutes<p><b>Total Time:</b> 4 minutes<p><b>Servings:</b> 1 zesty …

Gardening Tricks for Smaller Spaces

Articles about 14-must-own-modern-home-accessories-made-america on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>I'm in the process of putting together a big story on American-made design for the October issue, and it's been quite a...<p>A trio of design studios forms a distinctly American picture of modern design: Despite their …

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The Shingled House DIY: Easy Burlap Shades (for Less Than $20 Each)

Like us, San Francisco blogger Caitlin Long of The Shingled House regularly turns to Commune Design of Los Angeles for a dose of inspiration. …

You've Been Making Your Hard-Boiled Eggs All Wrong

Despite its name, the hard-boiled egg should not be boiled. It should be steamed.<p>The technique is beneficial for several reasons. Since the eggs are placed in a shallow basket rather than a deep pot of simmering water, they're less likely to crack. The steam will evenly cook the eggs and won't …

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14 Better Alternatives To Your Phone's Lousy Default Apps

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The $3 game that wants to create a totalitarian surveillance state with puzzles

What if we knew every piece of communication we sent or received was watched? What if it was your job to do the watching?<p><i>Touchtone</i> is a $2.99 iOS puzzle game that sees you, playing a direct role in the story, breaking what seems to be a form of encryption and then looking at the e-mails and …

Netflix finally comes to … the Nintendo Entertainment System

The mad scientists in Netflix’s engineering lab have come up with a way of streaming its videos to a 30-year-old gaming console.<p>Netflix now works on the Nintendo Entertainment System (via Polygon), which first debuted in the United States in 1985. The company got this crime against physics and …

Pamela is a beautiful survival game inspired by Mass Effect and Mirror's Edge

In the Unity booth at this year's Game Developers Conference, Toronto-based NVYVE Studios is showing off <i>Pamela</i>, a first-person survival horror game set on a futuristic island colony called Eden. People in the colony have been infected with a disease and are experiencing rapid bone growth, and as …

Beyond Eyes puts you in the shoes of a blind person

Rae, a 10-year-old girl, walks towards what she thinks is a water fountain. She recognizes the sound from a fountain near her house. But Rae is blind, and as she gets closer she realizes that she's actually hearing water drip from a sewage drain.<p>Rae approaches laundry on a clothesline, only to get …

One Pot Pasta Recipes That Will Save Weeknight Dinners Everywhere

Weekdays are busy. They're also really long. And even though we all have to eat, making dinner at the end of a workday is the last thing we want to do. Right? If you're nodding your head in agreement, we have good news: We have found a simple dinner option. Let us introduce you to our new favorite …

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Soaring through the mountains: Incredible footage shows A320 Airbus pilot’s skills as he flies in formation with six Swiss air force fighters

If you don't have your heart in your mouth after watching this then you probably are a fighter pilot.<p>This astonishing video shows an Airbus A320 …

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Best Free Apps of the Day on Feb 17. InstaBlender, Letters and Dots, Math keyboard, & More

With InstaBlender, combine two photos into one with some artistic results. Letters and Dots is a word game where your objective is to connect letters …

Flying Private Doesn't Have to Break the Bank

New services are offering the convenience of private jet travel without the usual price tag.<p>Airfare seems to be getting more and more expensive, and airlines aren't exactly upping their amenities game in order to make up for it. As a beleaguered frequent business traveler, you do have some hope, …

9 Recipes Perfect for Raiding Your Pantry & Freezer

We raided the pantry to make some of our favorite recipes, and you don't even have to get out of your pajamas.<p><b>Home from work and school?</b> Nothing to eat but popcorn kernels and an opened box of dried pasta? Well, we've got you covered. We raided the pantry to make some of our favorite recipes, and …

This RPG plays itself, so you don't have to bother

Say hello to <i>Dreeps</i>, a role-playing game, of sorts, for mobile phones.<p>Like many RPGs, it features a cute character exploring an alien world, interacting with objects, talking to people, getting into battles. The only major departure from standard norms is that, in this game, the player is not …

The truth about cast iron: Yes, you can use a little soap

Cast-iron pans are solid pieces of cookware that can last a lifetime, and they probably aren't as difficult to maintain as you have been told. J. …

IRS Releases Latest Version Of Its Mobile App - And Something's Missing

The Internal Revenue Service has announced the release of IRS2Go 5.0, the latest version of its mobile app.<p>IRS Commissioner John Koskinen touted the update, saying, “The new version of IRS2Go provides taxpayers another way to quickly get information and help around the clock. The IRS is focused on …

The Spaceballs Winnebago needs to be a real LEGO set

As famous movie vehicles go, Mel Brooks' take on the Millennium Falcon is under-appreciated.<p>LEGO hasn't been shy when it comes to producing brick versions of famous movie vehicles.<p>You can buy Doc Brown's DeLorean (now getting very hard to find, FYI), the Ghostbusters Ecto-1, and Batman's Tumbler, …

8 Regional Chinese Recipes to Ring in the Chinese New Year

This month, close to a quarter of the world will be celebrating Chinese New Year—a staggering statistic that, in addition to mainland China, also …

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GMC talking to dealers about possible Jeep Wrangler competitors

With respect to the team at GMC, it's pretty much fair to say the manufacturer prospers on a lineup of nothing more than gussied up Chevrolets. The brand's successes aside, GMC can be boiled down thusly – the Sierra is a Silverado, the Terrain an Equinox, the Canyon a Colorado and the Acadia is a …

This Clever App Scans And Solves Math Problems Instantly Using Your Phone's Camera

PhotoMath does just that, utilizing your smartphone's camera to quickly solve math problems.<p>PhotoMath only works with printed text, so unfortunately it won't be solving your scribbles anytime soon; you'll need a printed sheet of paper or a textbook.<p>You then position the math problem you want solved …

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This Is What Happens When You Scan Your Face Into 'NBA 2K15'

So many video games offer you a way to create your own character. You can choose their gender, their height, their weight, their hair color, and even their distinguishing characteristics like freckles and scars.<p>These features are found in all sorts of games, from "The Sims" to Bungie's …

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11 Tips And Tricks To Get The Most Out Of Your Android Phone

Since Android is an open platform, there's plenty of room for customization.<p>Beyond personalizing your phone, there are a few easy practices that can keep your phone neat and organized with plenty of battery life to last all day.<p>Here are some tips and tricks every Android user should know.

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