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This Dope Fashion Line Brings PORTAL and ASSASSIN’S CREED to Life

When gaming, customizing skins can go beyond creating a playable avatar, sometimes you wish you could dress in real life to actually become that …

DC Comics

How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

Minimalism

Pasta Was Linked to Weight Loss in a New Study–and We Know What We’re Having for Dinner Tonight

Finally, some good news about everyone's favorite carb.<p>While your friends are off experimenting with the Whole30 plan or dabbling in the keto diet, …

Weight Loss

6 foods you should be eating for healthier skin

It's almost summertime, and you know what that means: sun and sweat! Emphasis on the sweat. The sun and warm weather make us feel happy, but the sun can damage your skin, and sweat and sunblock can make you break out. While sunblock should be your first line of defense against skin cancer and …

Skin Care

This Is the Most Popular Sheet Pan Recipe on Pinterest

It might not feel like it at the moment, but summer will be here before we know it. And with summer comes all the fun food stuff you can do outdoors, …

Sheet Pan

Logitech adds what gaming speakers were missing: synchronized lights

Logitech G's latest PC speakers aren't just focused on sounding good -- they can also create a light show around your desk. The company's new G560 speakers come equipped with four RGB LED lighting zones, which can display around 16.8 million colors. And with Logitech's LIGHTSYNC technology, they …

Pocket Knives: Types, Blades, and More | Art of Manliness

I don’t collect too many things, but I do enjoy collecting pocket knives.<p>Ever since I was a kid, I’ve been fascinated by them. I loved rummaging …

Cool Uncle Tricks: How to Balance a Salt Shaker | The Art of Manliness

<i>An essential part of being an awesome uncle is having a repertoire of tricks and jokes that will amaze your nieces and nephews, and crack them up. So</i> …

How to Start a Fire With a Cell Phone Battery | The Art of Manliness

In most urban situations, the cell phone is the ultimate survival tool. With it, you can call for help, get directions, and look up practical …

Lithium Ion

What Is a Dinner Party? | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from</i> <b>Brunch Is Hell: How to Save the World by Throwing a Dinner Party</b> <i>by Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis</i> …

A Man's Guide to Belts | The Art of Manliness

Belts are worn for both function and style. A seemingly small accessory, they can have a surprisingly large impact on the impression you make. They …

Ginger-scallion magic sauce is 100 percent boss

Photo: Kevin Pang<i>Umami Issues</i> <i>is The Takeout’s exploration of cooking food with the rich, savory, mysterious taste sensation known as umami.</i> This is …

Food & Dining

Cord cutting: 18 months later, I don't miss cable TV

Subscribe to Modern Dad on YouTube<p>It's more than a little strange to try to explain cable TV to my kids. To them, images on a screen are just the …

The Most Important Rule for Cooking Eggs in Your Slow Cooker

The slow cooker is a jack-of-all-trades. It can make dinnertime a breeze, but did you know it could lend its skills to the breakfast table too? …

Breakfast

Our Best Budget-Friendly Beef Recipes

When it's time to set a dinner game plan, most days, we all want the same thing: We want to make a meal that’s fast, easy, and most importantly, …

Cooking

6 Recipes That Prove You Should Be Eating Eggs for Dinner

1<p>Poached Eggs With Chile Butter and Yogurt<p>This recipe is guaranteed to hit the spot, thanks to a satisfying combination of warm pita bread, garlicky …

Cooking

19 Smart Home Hacks That'll Make You Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

Low-stress tricks and shortcuts.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length or clarity.</i>

The Slow Cooker Recipes Our Readers Saved Most in 2017

For years I've been wishing for the ability to save recipes on Kitchn (perhaps you have too), and this year it finally happened. Like many readers, …

Cooking

White Cake with Cranberry Filling and Orange Buttercream

A classic white cake layered with cranberry filling makes for a holiday showstopper.<p>If you’ve ever picked up a December issue of Southern Living, you …

The World's 10 Most-Googled Recipes of 2017

People are cooking everywhere in the world, and the things we eat say a lot about us. And for much of the world, making food involves looking up …

Cooking

How to Make the Best Beef Lasagna Ever, Seriously

Matty Matheson's gooey, cheesy beef lasagna recipe is so easy to make and tastes better than the stuff from your childhood.<p>Few dishes inspire an instant state of bliss as much a stack of gooey, cheesy lasagna made by none other than our favorite Canadian, Matty Matheson. And the best part is that …

Cooking

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Eggs

No matter how you’re cooking them (some prefer runny, others very well-done) scrambled eggs need little more than butter for the pan and a dash of …

The 10 Biggest Winners and Losers from The Game Awards

The 2017 edition of The Game Awards was a fantastic show, full of wonderful developer speeches, sterling games from throughout the year being …

New Dad Survival Guide: The Skillset You Need to be Successful | The Art of Manliness

When my daughter Scout recently passed the 3-months-old mark, I found myself reflecting on how smoothly adding her into the family has gone. Every …

The best sandwich in every state, according to Yelp

Whether you call it a sandwich, a hoagie, or a sub, the combination of meat, vegetables, and condiments between two pieces of bread is a universally enjoyed dish all over the US.<p>From breakfast sandwiches on bagels in New Jersey to barbecue pulled pork sandwiches in Tennessee, every state has their …

Texas

A Primer on Flashlights: Every Man Should Carry a Torch | The Art of Manliness

From helping you find your way back to your campsite, to allowing you to find a missing widget under the bed, to providing illumination when the …

Wooden Catch-All for Your Keys, Wallet, & EDC | Art of Manliness

“A place for everything and everything in its place.”<p>Your great-grandfather likely used that maxim, and his grandfather as well. It actually first …

Cool Stuff

How to Escape From a Building Using Bedsheets | The Art of Manliness

Tying bedsheets together to make a viable rope seems like the sort of thing reserved for cartoons and action movies. But time and again it’s been …

Cool Stuff

Benefits of Rucking: Cardio for He Who Hates Cardio | Art of Manliness

I hate cardio.<p>Like some men who feel similarly, my hatred for cardio goes back to my sports playing days where running and sprinting were used by …

Meat: Cooking, Cuts, and Everything You Need to Know | Art of Manliness

While meat makes up a big portion of Americans’ diet, few people know very much about how meat is sourced and butchered for consumption. Today on the …

BBQ