Scott Arvizu

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Slow-Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork Chimichangas

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Slow-Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork<p>1/4 cup granulated sugar<br>• 1/4 cup sweet paprika<br>• 2½ tablespoons salt<br>• 1 tablespoon granulated garlic<br>• 1 tablespoon granulated onion<br>• 3 tablespoons dark brown sugar<br>• 1/2 tablespoon dried oregano<br>• 1/2 tablespoon ground coriander<br>• 1/2 tablespoon cumin<br>• 1 tablespoon chili powder<br>• 1/4 …

Cooking

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Exercising

There comes a point in almost every fitness lover’s life when they consider throwing in the towel after a workout—both figuratively and literally. …

Amazon Echo Dot review (2016): Forget the Echo. Buy this instead.

The robot assistants we were promised as children are finally ready for the home. Well, sort of. Instead of walking, talking humanoid automatons like Rosie from <i>The Jetsons</i> and Robby the Robot from <i>Lost in Space</i>, our well-spoken helpers are housed in plastic and sit on tables. They answer our …

A 15-Minute Bodyweight Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Super short workouts can be very effective for building strength and cardio endurance. This time-efficient bodyweight workout from DAREBEE doesn’t …

8 Back Exercises You've Never Even Seen

Brand New, Highly Effective Rowing Variations<p>Rows Don't Work If You Do Them Wrong<p>For upper back strength and size, nothing beats rowing exercises. …

14 easy (and cheap as chips) upgrades for your patio

Knowing how you can add a little personality and zing to your patio isn't always easy. Throw a tight budget into the mix as well and it's going to be …

15+ Pics That Prove Cats Can Sleep Purrretty Much Anywhere

Cats need between 12 and 16 hours of sleep per day, so with all that practice it's no great mystery why cats are experts in the sleep department. …

Meet Samson — the biggest cat in NYC

This is no itty bitty kitty.<p>A Brooklyn feline named Samson weighs in at a hulking 28 pounds, making him NYC’s biggest puss.<p>“He’s the [largest] cat in …

22 Cats That Are Prettier Than Any Human Could Ever Be

Everyone thinks their cat is the prettiest cat. Everyone is correct.

15 Homemade Fast Food and Takeout Favorites (That Are at Least as Good as the Originals)

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Most of us, no matter how discerning we sometimes get about our meals, have a soft spot for fast food in one form or another. For some, it's a carton of greasy chow mein from the hole-in-the-wall Chinese restaurant down the …

New video in Alton Sterling shooting stirs anger

With questions and anger bubbling up nationwide, the U.S. Justice Department's Civil Rights division took over the investigation Wednesday of a fatal shooting — captured on at least two graphic videos — of a black man by two Baton Rouge, La., police officers.<p>The move came only hours after leaders …

Law Enforcement

8 foods to fight fatigue

<b>Learn how to get an energy boost from whole foods, rather than always reaching for the coffee pot.</b><p>Fatigue is one of the most common ailments plaguing …

What to eat before and after every kind of workout

Whether you're eating for endurance or snacking for strength training, it’s not always clear what is best to put into your body. Moreover, “what’s healthy on a regular basis is not necessarily a good choice for the race course, or even for a workout,” explained Barbara Lewin, RD, a sports …

Exercises for shoulders that'll turn them into boulders

Sculpting the perfect V-shaped torso starts at the shoulders. Here are the exercises for shoulders that your suit will thank you for<p>Exercises for …

Muscle

All You Need to Make Barbecue Sauce Is This Formula

Cheaper, tastier, better: It's time to learn how to make homemade barbecue sauce.<p>A good sauce can save your backyard barbecue from charred yard bird to chicken wings so good, you could charge for 'em. The problem is that most store-bought barbecue sauces just aren't that stellar. They're …

8 Foods for Better Sleep

<i>Photo: Well+Good</i><p><b>By Willa Tellekson-Flash for Well+Good</b><p>You've brewed countless cups of chamomile, taken your fair share of restorative yoga classes, and even tried to shut the lights just a little bit earlier. After all, quality ZZZs affect everything from your immune system--and we doubt you have …

Sleep

17 Landscaping Ideas For A Low-Maintenance Yard

Dads sure do seem to have a love/hate relationship with their yard work. If you find yourself falling further on the 'hate' end of the spectrum with …

Landscaping

This New Red Hot Chili Peppers Song Is Actually Awesome?

It slaps...literally.<p>The Red Hot Chili Peppers have been so perennially chill for so long that sometimes you take their existence for granted, and the long stretches between their albums only add to that. Well, they're re-emerging with a new Danger Mouse-produced album <i>The Getaway</i> and they've shared …

DIY - How to Make Outdoor Bench - Quiet Corner

Every porch needs a bench, at least that’s what Steve and I decided the other day. Actually Steve has had the concept for this bench in his head for …

DIY - Easy Stone Path for Your Garden - Quiet Corner

Easy Stone Path for Your Garden<p>Having a <b>nice stone path in your garden</b> can make a big difference. It is the first thing you see before entering a …

Landscaping

Tempest Era

Make Your Own Gorgeous Wooden Doormat in an Afternoon

This wood doormat makes a great first impression to anyone who visits your home.<p>Doormats aren't just a place to wipe your feet. They should be provide a functional and stylish entry into your home, a pleasant welcome to anyone who visits. Instead of throwing down a cheap rectangle that's bound to …

Small Experiments in DIY Home Security

[Dann Albright] writes about some small experiments he’s done in home security.He starts with the simplest. Which is to purchase an off the shelf web …

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12 Landscaping Ideas That Will Transform Your Yard

Check out these tips from the pros to add color, texture, functionality, and points of interest to your yard.<p>These landscaping ideas can add interest to your lawn and boost your curb appeal. Use these tips to create a timeless landscape that is easy to maintain and great to look at.