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Kreklingsirup

I dagens oppskrift har jeg valgt å bruke krekling, eller krøkebær som noen også kaller det. Krekling er mindre utnytta enn sine halvsøsken blåbær og …

How To Quick Pickle Any Vegetable

<b>Prepare the jars:</b> Wash 2 wide-mouth pint jars, lids, and rings in warm soapy water and rinse well. Set aside to dry, or dry completely by</b> …

Spices

Meat curing safety – Wrightfood

Some of you might know that I am one of the judges for the rather large, rather viral #charcutpalooza challenge. I am in great company there I have …

Have a DIY Gin & Tonic Bar at Your Next Party

What’s better than serving gin and tonics at a party? Having a <i>whole gin and tonic bar</i>, that’s what. A few weeks ago I went to an event for Beefeater …

Create a Culture Where Difficult Conversations Aren’t So Hard

Photo by TOM EVERSLEY<p>I worked as a consultant for many years before becoming the CEO of Red Hat. One of the most surprising aspects of that work was that people would open up to me, an outsider, about all the elephants in the room — but they were too polite or embarrassed to call out the obvious …

Leadership

How to Have Difficult Conversations When You Don’t Like Conflict

Avoiding or delaying a difficult conversation can hurt your relationships and create other negative outcomes. It may not feel natural at first, especially if you dread discord, but you can learn to dive into these tough talks by reframing your thoughts.<p><b>Begin from a place of curiosity and respect,</b> …

Self-help

Make Pineapple-Infused Gin with the Leftover Peels Like a Damn Genius

Pineapple is a flawless fruit. Not only is it a tasty summertime snack all on its own, but it’s delicious when dipped in chocolate, and plays super …

Alcohol

The Grown-Up Kitchen: How to Make a Damn Roux

A roux by any other name is still a roux, but maybe that other name should be “fat and flour paste thickener,” because the fancy French name seems to …

Flavors

"Don't Be a Know-It-All, Be a Learn-It-All"

If there’s one thing anyone can benefit from in life, it’s always thinking of yourself as a student. It’s okay if you don’t know something as long as …

Satya Nadella

A Quick Way to Tell If That Thing on Your To-Do List Is Actually Important

With unlimited access to productivity doodads, apps, and planners, knowing our priorities is supposed to be effortless. But what if everything you …

Time Management

How to Keep Your Energy Up When You’re Totally Stressed Out

I don’t know about you, but my world has been a little more stressful since… say, last November. Even without the continuous news updates—and the …

Why Your Kitchen Needs a Mortar and Pestle

There are a lot of fancy kitchen toys out there—some of which are more useful than others—but there are some things that can’t be improved upon even …

Kitchens

Will It Sous Vide? Succulent, Fall-Off-the-Bone Oxtail

Greetings my favorite faves, and welcome back to a very rich and meaty installment of <i>Will It Sous Vide?</i>, the weekly column where I make whatever you …

Cooking

Five Umami Bombs You Should Always Have Stocked In Your Kitchen

“Umami,” also known as “the fifth taste,” is a flavor that is kind of hard to describe. It’s savory, but not salty, though it is usually accompanied …

How to Keep a Friendship Strong When You Live a Million Miles Apart

Three of my closest friends live thousands of miles away from me, yet I’ve been able to maintain a deep connection with them. Here’s what I’ve …

Your Gratitude List Is Nice and All, But It Could Be Missing Something

The practice of seeing the little and big things that you’re grateful for has been shown to make you a happier person. That’s because you literally …

How to Turn Cooking at Home Into a Habit

Have you ever said "I should really learn how to cook" but still can't bring yourself to do it? You're not alone. Millions of people consistently …

Cooking More at Home Is About Developing Systems, Not Memorizing Recipes

The recipe community makes it seem like one-and-done type meals are the pinnacle of home cooking. And if you crack open a cookbook or browse a few …

Recipes

How to Sew a Zipper Into Your Favorite Hoodie

Pullover hoodies are fine, but sometimes what you really want is one that zips up—especially if you’re going to layer with it on chilly winter days. …

How to Work Up to Full Push-Ups Without Starting From Your Knees

Knee push-ups are a classic modification for anybody who can’t do full push-ups, or can only do a few. But they don’t work all of the same muscles, …

How To Do the Perfect Push-Up

Push-ups—we've all done ‘em, but sometimes they just don't look so pretty. Fear not! We've got the guide to get it right. Push-ups are a total-body …

What I Learned Doing Push-Ups Every Day for a Month

At the beginning of January, I happened upon a video you may have seen: a young woman doing pushups for 100 days. She starts out “scrawny,” but gets …

Why We Brew Coffee and Tea Differently

You have a lot of options when it comes to preparing your coffee, and fewer options for tea. Why is that? After all, they’re both tasty drinks many …

62 Tips on Crushing Public Speaking

According to Warren Buffet, the one skill that raises your value by 50% is public speaking.<p>This comes from the same man who signed up for public …

Public Speaking

A Little Salt and Seasoning Transforms Sliced Vegetables Into a Dressed Salad

Being the seasoned and savvy home cook that you are, you probably know how to make a simple salad dressing without too much trouble. But there’s an</i> …

Vegetables