Scott Schlesinger

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How Jimi Hendrix Brilliantly Deconstructed Chords to Create Distinctive Embellished Melodic Themes

Music writer Polyphonic, who creates incredibly informative video essays, took a look at the distinctive guitar style of guitar legend Jimi Hendrix, …

Guitar

Everything You Need to Know About Rambler Roses

Rambler roses often get overlooked for their more showy relatives, but they deserve better. Although many ramblers bloom only once per season (there …

Climbing

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

1. The Bernina Express from Switzerland to Italy<p>Roberto Moiola / Getty Images<p>The Bernina Express train makes its way through breathtaking views of …

Trains

7 Reasons Why The Amex Platinum Is Worth The Annual Fee

<i>Forbes has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. Forbes and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers.</i><p>There’s a saying my dad (the original Points Guy) taught me growing up that always stuck with me: “Cheap is expensive.” Meaning, if you cut corners …

Flying

How To Ski 12 Straight Months Of Lift Access Skiing In The United States.

<b>Contrary to popular belief you can chase lift-served skiing and snowboarding all year round in the United States. In this guide you’ll find 12</b> …

Skiing

This Unexpected Country Has Europe’s Most Flat-Out Stunning Coasts

If you feel like people are all of a sudden hyped about Croatia -- a gorgeous country in southern Europe you hadn’t heard much about until the past …

European Travel

Gardening 101: Feather Reed Grass

Feather Reed Grass, <i>Calamagrostis</i><p>A connoisseur of ornamental grasses may be able to identify a particular species at a glance. But I need a cheat …

Landscaping

Padma Lakshmi’s Yogurt Rice Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> There is comfort in knowing that as long as you keep yogurt, rice, and spices on hand, you can always feed yourself and your family dinner. The recipe is pictured here with Padma Lakshmi's <b>Green Mango Curry</b>. If you can’t easily find some of these ingredients, they’re worth seeking out …

Recipes

What’s the best password manager for macOS and iOS?

Password management is something that you often hear a lot about in today’s news. Apple has begun supporting various flavors of password managers through APIs while also offering a fairly decent password manager built right into Safari.<p>You might be wondering – what is the best place to store your …

Apps

Watch Brands That Every Man Needs To Know

No matter how far we come in technology, the mechanical movements of a timeless wristwatch will always be a fascinating work of art. An art that has …

Watches

The REAL Long Island Iced Tea Recipe

"There are a few impostors out there that claim to be Long Island Iced Teas. In actuality, there is only one correct way to make a LIIT... and this …

Recipes

Aunt Rose's Fantastic Butter Toffee | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

Recipes

10 Three-Ingredient Cocktail Recipes You Need To Try This Summer

Nothing is more refreshing on a hot summer day than a tall glass of delicious cocktail. So, beat the heat in style with these three-ingredient summer sips you can make in a jiffy:<p><b>1. Cucumber Lime Margarita</b><p>This skinny no-hangover cocktail makes for a picture-perfect boozy treat that you can enjoy by …

Recipes

Make Sea Island Resort's Amazing Bacon-Cheddar Corn Muffins at Home

Guests who head to Sea Island, a privately owned island and luxury resort on Georgia's Southeastern coast, are in for a treat. On any given day, …

Recipes

10 Easy Pieces: Downlights

Downlights in a landscape will focus attention exactly where you need it at night, with minimal light pollution from glare and excessive brightness. …

Landscaping

Solar Power: French Lanterns Built with Race Cart Technology

What could make more sense than solar-powered outdoor lighting? But sensible too often comes in basic-at-best packaging. Fortunately, a team of …

Clean Energy

50 Quick Summer Dinner Ideas For Lazy People

It’s 7 p.m., the sun’s still out and it’s 85 degrees. Do you <i>really</i> want to spend the night in front of the stove? (We didn’t think so.) These 50 …

Cooking

Creating an Outdoor Shower

<b>Scout the Right Spot</b><p>Exterior walls directly outside of kitchens, bathrooms, and laundry rooms are prime locations for an outdoor shower. Having a …

Perfect Dark Chocolate Mousse with Strawberries

This dark chocolate mousse with strawberries is so simple and easy to prepare. You will need just 20 minutes to make It plus chilling time. You can …

Alex Guarnaschelli's Mac and Cheese Recipe Is Out of This World

Food Network star Alex Guarnaschelli knows a thing or two about getting a delicious dinner on the table. But if you really want to wow your guests, …

9 Black Flowers to Add Drama to Your Garden

Black flowers in the garden provide a moody counterpoint to vibrant hot-hued blooms and dreamy pastels. No living flower is truly jet black; rather, …

9 Page-Turning Spy Novels to Keep You on the Edge of Your Beach Chair

Marked by an exhilarating pace, plenty of dramatic twists and turns, and richly drawn, complex protagonists, spa novels are about as riveting as it …

Books

Repel Mosquitoes with These Plants, Part 1: Citronella, Lemongrass, and Lantana – Organic Gardening

<i>Photo by Michelle White</i><p>Did you know mosquitoes are considered to be the deadliest critter on Earth? Every year they spread a host of debilitating, …

The 15 best potato salad recipes

It's easy to overlook the humble potato salad. Though no picnic or backyard barbecue would be complete without it, making this iconic summer side …

Alan Titchmarsh: A foolproof guide to growing wisteria

Alan Titchmarsh gives advice for growing this most glorious of horticultural spectacles.<p>There’s a lot to be said for a slow start to spring. Yes, …

9 Amazing Purple Perennials For Your Garden

Gladiolus is one of the classic perennials. Renowned for its tall flower spikes and ideal to mix in your midsummer bouquets, gladiolus comes in a …

The 100 stories that shaped the world

BBC Culture asked writers around the globe to pick stories that have endured across generations and continents – and changed society.<p>“I rarely find someone, really anyone, who doesn’t know some part of this story – the idea of the lost man who can’t get home after the war… the woman at home with …

Literature

Lonely Planet’s 10 top European under-the-radar destinations

<i>CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing these photos on a mobile device</i><p>Planning a European vacation this summer? Instead of vacationing where …

European Travel

Move Over, Telomeres: There's Another Cell Part That Might Predict Lifespan

You'll remember this one from biology class.<p>Knowing when you’re going to die is a fact best left unexplored. But for better or for worse, scientists …

Medicine

18 iPhone Tips That'll Make You Seem Like A Phone Wizard

Holy shit! These are legit.

IPhone 8