Oliver Becker

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12 Easy Skillet Dinner Ideas When You Need to Keep It Simple

We'd be hard-pressed to think of a meal better-suited to weeknight cooking than a one-skillet dish. These recipes are easy to prep, easy to clean, …

Cooking

6 Delicious Nut Butters You Can Make At Home

From salted caramel cashew butter to matcha pistachio butter!<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 cup raw pecans<p>1 cup raw hazelnuts<p>1 cup raw almonds<p>2 tbsp chia seeds<p>½ teaspoon sea salt<p>1 tsp cinnamon<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Combine pecans, hazelnuts, and almonds in a food process for 3-6 minutes.<p>2. Add chia seeds, salt, and …

Dessert

Simple Sheet Pan Suppers

Making your entire meal in one pan means cooking—and cleanup—are a breeze. Throw all of your ingredients onto one pan and you’ll have a meal that the …

Cooking

10 Easy Grilled Dinners You'll Be Making All Summer

Now that warm weather is here, it's time to fire up the grill. But don't save all the fun for the weekend — our collection of easy grilled dinners, …

Cooking

How to Control Contrast So You Always Get Amazing Landscape Photographs

Contrast, sometimes there’s too much, sometimes there’s too little. Contrast in a landscape can make or break the image. But getting the perfect …

Landscape Photography

How to make your own financial plan in 8 easy steps | The Star

Enter monthly expenses in one column and annual expenses in another column. Add up expenses in both columns and subtract them from total net income …

Retirement

Master These 3 Fundamental Skills for All Round Better Photos

If you’re still new to photography, you might be asking yourself quite often what kind of technical and artistic skills you need to develop …

Landscape Photography

The 7 Most Effective Fat-Burning Foods, According to Science

If you’re looking to boost your metabolism, proper nutrition can offer up some easy solutions—outside of the gym. Integrating fat-burning foods into …

Nutrition

6 Reasons Why Your Photos Aren’t Razor Sharp

Picture this: you come home after a great day out photographing and you’re excited to look through all the beautiful images you’ve captured. However, …

Landscape Photography

You haven't eaten fried rice till you've tried this!

The Fried Rice Recipe You've Always Needed<p>Cheap. Easy. Tasty. Diverse. It's perfection!<p>June 12, 2018<p>Oh fried rice.... the one dish that is perfect as …

Recipes

How to Clean a Keurig Without Buying Fancy Equipment

It only takes 4 simple steps to clean a Keurig.<p>Almost everyone owns one, but not everyone knows how to clean a Keurig. They come in a rainbow of …

Coffee

Make This Healthy Chicken Curry Stir-fry In 25 Minutes

Skip takeout (plus loads of sodium and extra calories) and make this healthier, Indian-inspired chicken-and-broccoli stir-fry instead. Coating the …

Food

Here's How to Pick a Perfect Melon Every Time

There's no feeling quite as good as cracking open a perfect melon. There's also no feeling quite as bad as cracking open a bad melon. One is like …

Gardening

Make This Cucumber Salad for Easy Summer Lunches — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Healthy Eating

Recipe: Easy Jalapeño Grilled Chicken — Recipes from The Kitchn

Summertime cooking is stripped down, casual, and always from the grill. These easy grilled chicken breasts are a summer stunner. They're cooked …

BBQ

First Principles in Photography

Dear friend,I want to take it back to basics to your photography: to respark your passion and enthusiasm for photography. Let’s take it back to …

Street Photography

How to Actually Improve Your Photography

In this article I'll share five tips on how I actually improved my photography. Here I'm not talking technicalities such as sharper images, shallow …

Street Photography

How to Check & Correct Your Autofocus: Tips for Fine-Tuning AF to Get Sharper Images

It’s time to sharpen up your pix. Modern DSLRs generally rely on what’s called phase difference autofocusing: basically, a rangefinder scheme updated …

Cameras

How to Create Your First Handheld Hyperlapse

This short video shows how easy it is to make your very first hyperlapse, requiring nothing more than a camera and Adobe After Effects. Of course, …

17 Easy Stir-Fry Recipes That'll Be on the Dinner Table in No Time

Put down that packet of premade stir-fry sauce, and prepare to give the classic quick-and-easy dinner a healthy and tasty update. Stir-fries are the perfect quick-fix meal: adaptable, easy, and full of fresh ingredients, you only need a few minutes and a wok to get this meal on the table for …

9 secret signs you're eating way too much sugar

You know you're supposed to limit added sugar in your diet, but even if you steer clear of Ben and Jerry's, chances are you're eating more sugar than you think. Here's how your body might be telling you to limit your sugar intake.<p>The World Health Organization recently recommended a sharp drop in …

Healthy Weight Loss Tips for Men Over 40

Losing weight as you age is a struggle for both men and women at any age. When the pounds pack on, men may want to lose weight too. Women often …

Fitness

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Prepare to Have Your Mind Blown: An Expert Explains What It Really Means to "Burn Fat"

Look at the description or goal of many exercise programs, and you're guaranteed to see "fat burning" on the list. In fact, it's a widespread belief that body fat is a substance that we'd all be better off with less of in general — it affects how we think about our weight, our diet, and the kinds …

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Nutrition

7 Reasons You *Need* to Be Doing Deadlifts

Deadlifts legit changed my workout routine. I'd spent years developing my skills as a cardio bunny, but after watching a YouTube video about how …

7 myths about healthy food people still believe

Whether it’s conflicting studies or confusing labels, it’s becoming harder and harder to achieve a so-called “balanced” diet.<p>“Nutrition is constantly …

Nutrition

Apple Cider Vinegar Is the Wonder Serum That Can Do Way More Than You Realized

Apple cider vinegar is commonly used as a home remedy for everything from weight loss to hiccups to sore throats. After hearing a brief synopsis of apple cider vinegar's benefits, it sounds like there are few things it <i>can't</i> cure. But before you start throwing back ACV in massive doses, remember …

Cider

Lose 10 Pounds in a Week by Turning Your Metabolism Into a Fat-Burning Machine

For women who’ve tried Atkins, or any of the low-carb diets that are so popular right now, this story probably sounds familiar: “You see someone …