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The Best Bourbon Known To Man

In 1964, Congress declared bourbon the only native spirit of the United States. But in the past decade, the bourbon industry has exploded. While …

Whiskey

Here’s how to learn absolutely anything, according to a world expert

It’s easy to get discouraged when we’re trying to learn a difficult new subject. But according to the creator of one of the world’s most successful online courses, almost anyone can learn anything—with the right technique.<p>Barbara Oakley, an engineering professor at Oakland University in Rochester, …

Language Learning

3 Stocks That Cut You a Check Each Month

Pay your bills with your portfolio income.<p>Income investors like dividend stocks because owning dividend payers lets them collect predictable streams …

Inside Queen Elizabeth's Complicated Relationships With Her Children

The way she treated Charles and Edward was VERY different ...<p>Besides being the Queen of England and Head of the Commonwealth, Her Majesty also is a …

Gooey Butter Cake III Recipe

"This cake uses a cake mix to make a crust, over which there is a cream cheese layer. Easy to make."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (18.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix<p>…

Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here's how to see them

Netflix hidden categories are the secret to better binging, friends.<p>The vast amount of content on Netflix can get pretty unwieldy. Luckily, there's a …

Documentaries

12 Easy Fall Crockpot Recipes That Will Have You Begging for Seconds

It’s no secret that fall is the time of year when cooking becomes more of a welcome endeavor. Once summer’s temperatures have subsided and ovens are …

Slow Cookers

Blueberry Oatmeal Cookies Recipe

"A different take on oatmeal raisin cookies. I think they are better."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened<p>1/2 cup brown sugar<p>5 tablespoons …

10 Ways to Make Money Online You May Not Have Thought Of

The internet was made for profit, not just just memes and political discourse.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s economy, most salaries just aren't enough to live on. People are getting paid less and less compared to the standard of living and rents are rising; …

Advice from a (Mostly) Self-Taught Software Engineer

The most common question I get from blog readers is "What is your advice for new programmers?" So, I thought it was time to write up my thoughts.<p>I …

19 Movies Where the Actors Have Actual Sex

😳 😳 😳<p>Fact one: People have sex. Fact two: Because sex is a natural human experience, some movie directors opt to include it in their films—unsimulated—for a heightened sense of realism, which means you're looking at real people having real intercourse. Here are 19 movies that broke taboos for …

5 tips to help improve your life in 2 years

<b>How can I dramatically improve my life in 2 years?</b><p>This is a great question.<p>Most people ask how they can change their lives in a week, month, or …

Self-improvement

Grow Your Real Estate Investment Portfolio, Part I: Understanding The Benefits Of Rental Property

Are you looking to create wealth for the future? The shocking reality is that 42% of Americans have less than $10,000 saved for retirement. And with the cost of living on the rise and inflation continually driving the value of the dollar down, it’s increasingly important to take your future into …

Real Estate

Seven Ways to Become an Active Listener Using Classical Music

You're reading Seven Ways to Become an Active Listener Using Classical Music, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. …

Vivid pattern by tincanknits

<b>Vivid</b> - by Tin Can Knits<p><b>Most of my life I have been ambivalent about babies. I was quite surprised that turning 30 and meeting a handsome man who</b> …

Knitting

5 Ways to Help Calm a Hyper Dog

I am working with an eight-month-old German Shepherd Dog who displays frantic behavior most of the time. Something is happening inside her body and …

Beach Pebbles Hat Pattern and #CrochetChristmasinJuly CAL

This post includes my Beach Pebbles Hat Pattern. This design was created exclusively for the 2018 Christmas In July CAL event. You can check out all …

12 companies that offer unlimited vacation

It's summertime! This season is marked by barbecues, donut-shaped pool floats and sunny days. But it's also the time of year that man people look at …

Man who retired at 35: Saving money won’t make you rich—here’s what will

Saving money is a little bit of an obsession of personal finance and early retirement bloggers. We fill the digital airwaves with wickedly creative …

19 Healthy Soups That Won't Weigh You Down, Literally

Between the seven-layer dip you housed on Saturday night and polishing off a box of chocolates on Sunday (worth it), there’s a good chance you might …

Cooking

The 4th of July Recipes We’re Actually Making This Week

Bon Appétit staffers reveal what they are making for 4th of July, like fish tacos, pasta salads, blueberry galettes, and watermelon margaritas.

Roast squash and sweet potato soup with buttermilk blue cheese sauce recipe

Preheat the oven to 200C/400F/Gas 6.<p>Place the onion, chopped butternut squash and sweet potato onto a baking sheet. Drizzle with oil and sprinkle with the cinnamon and nutmeg. Roast in the oven for 45 minutes to an hour, or until tender.<p>Allow the vegetables to cool slightly, then place half into a …

26 Zero-Prep Slow Cooker Dinners

There's something about slow cooker recipes that call for cooking before you even get to the slow cooker that's just... frustrating. Sometimes, when …

Slow Cookers

12 Science-Backed Ways to Make Yourself Smarter

From chewing gum to having more sex, here are some things you can do to boost your brain power.<p>There are a variety of things a person can do, at any age, to make themselves smarter. And they're easier than you think.<p>One simple way to make yourself smarter is to believe that it's possible and tell …

15 Veggie Sandwiches That Are Actually Exciting

Even though sandwiches aren't something I usually associate with lots of veggies, it turns out there are kind of a lot of veggie-packed sandwiches …

Why Weight Loss Routines Stop Working in Your 40s — and 8 Fixes That’ll Help

Most women aren't aware of the real changes that come after 40.<p>It sneaks up on you. You feel like your normal self and then, one day, you notice that …

7 Things Medicare Doesn't Cover

Medicare Part A and Part B, also known as Original Medicare or Traditional Medicare, cover a large portion of your medical expenses after you turn …

Delicious Side Dishes That’ll Steal the Show at Your Next Potluck

Guaranteed to please.<p>When it comes to any potluck, the side dishes can make all the difference between a ho-hum supper and a real crowd-pleasing …

Want to Work from Home and Save Money? Amazon, Apple, IBM, and Dell Are Hiring for These Remote Jobs

Technical or non-technical positions, there's something here for just about everyone.<p>FlexJobs, a leader in the flexible job movement that's currently disrupting the traditional workforce, has released data about how working remotely will save you money.<p>The average person can save between $4,668 to …

Here's How to Make Your Roasted Veggies Mind-Blowing

Roasting is one of my favorite ways to cook vegetables. I love how you just toss everything on a baking sheet, walk away, and come back to …

Food