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Yes, You Can Freeze Bacon. Here's Why You Should.

Bad news, folks: Bacon prices are on the rise. They've reached an all time high since last year, surging 174 percent since April, Bloomberg reports. The culprit of this market increase is us, the consumers, who have created a huge demand. The fact that everything gets a bacon wrap these days is …

Why You Should Always Slice Steak Against the Grain

It's just more delicious that way.<p>A steak is a steak any way you cut it, but it turns out that it's significantly more tender if you slice against the grain. And that's regardless of whether it's strip loin or flank steak.<p>Cutting against the grain isn't by any means a new idea, and you'll find it …

A Week's Worth Of One-Skillet Recipes To Make Your Life Easier

Turn up the heat.<p>There are tons of excuses we use to talk ourselves out of cooking at home -- it's messy, complicated, it heats up the apartment. And there's always Seamless.<p>But cooking at home can seriously improve your life, according to science.<p>Julia Wolfson, a lead author of a 2014 <b></b>study at the …

Cooking

Chocolate Mudslide Poke Cake

pictureI’m not much of a cocktail drinker at all, but I had my first mudslide a couple of years after college, when I met a girlfriend out for dinner …

Dessert

25 Delicious And Easy Dinners To Make With 1 Pound Of Beef

Easy to make and easy to eat.

Stunning Potluck Sides That Might Just Steal the Show

<b>"Oh-wow" main dishes and photogenic desserts are often the stars at the potluck. The side dish is an afterthought. Just bring green beans, they say. A casserole, perhaps. But the side dish is far more than just the sidekick that is only useful for palate-cleansing or nutritional heft. The side dish</b> …

Peachy Skillet Peach Cobbler Just for You

<i>Take advantage of summer produce! Skillet Peach Cobbler is a simple summer dish to make when entertaining for a hungry crowd.</i><p>Do you like to serve dessert to guest after dinner? I do, and try to do it just about every time we host family and friends over for dinner. I especially prefer to have a …

Dessert

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

How To Thinly Slice an Onion

(Image credit: Kelli Foster)<p>Given that the vast majority of dinners start with a pile of thinly-sliced onions on the cutting board, we here at The …

7 Easy Back-to-School Breakfasts

We all want to start off on the right foot when starting a new school year. I know cereal and frozen waffles are often a necessity, but here are a few other easy options that will make parents <i>and</i> kids happy.<p><b>1. Morning Glory Muffins</b><p>Morning Glory Muffins are made with a little bit of everything: …

Breakfast

Weekend Reading

<i>Every Sunday, we round up our favorite food reads (podcasts, and videos) from the week, so you can sit back with that cup of coffee and settle in to catch up on what's happening in the world of food.</i><p><i>Today: An important announcement for latte-lovers, the history of sushi in America, and a</i> …

9 Ways to Dress Up Grilled Chicken Breast

Grilled chicken breast isn't really about the meat itself but the way it's seasoned or sauced. Here are nine ways to flavor your chicken so it's …

9 Items to Pick Up at the Market Now (& How to Use Them)

<i>Every other week we get Down & Dirty with our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today, the items to fill your bag with at the market this week.</i><p><b>1. Okra</b> <br>If you’re squeamish about slime, it’s best to roast okra or cut it as little as possible.<p>Cook: Spicy Oven-Roasted Okra or …

Time-Saving #FlipTips from a Daily Commuter

Not many people say this, but I love my morning commute! I’ve got 25 minutes to enjoy my coffee, listen to some music, catch up on news, and do a little Flipboard curating. If you’re an active Flipboard user like me, you probably have a lot of great magazines, sections and topics saved. Where to …

5 Topics for…Jon Stewart’s Final Daily Show

For 16 years, Jon Stewart’s satirical brand of comedy was a cultural mainstay, a must-hit set for politicians and influencers, and the place from which 12 percent of Web-using adults and nearly 24 percent of young men received their news. On Thursday, Stewart will say goodbye to Comedy Central’s …

The Week in Review: Attention on Women in Sports

A string of achievements by women in sports has increased attention on their individual successes and the larger role they play in the world of athletics.<p>American mixed martial artist Ronda Rousey defeated Bethe Correia on Saturday to capture the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Women’s …

Ronda Rousey

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of August 3, 2015)

This week the 2016 presidential election kicked into high gear with the first GOP presidential debate, Jon Stewart signed off from “The Daily Show” after 16 years at the helm and the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima was observed. Below are the stories that covered those important events …

Presidential Debate

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of August 10, 2015)

After a week of difficult news stories, historic events and interesting developments in the tech and science worlds, here are the articles that covered it all in The Daily Edition.<p>1. Marines who removed flag at U.S. Embassy in Havana see it raised again – CNN, Laura Koran<p><b>Top line:</b> The three Marines …

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Fine-tune Your Flipboard

Your interests and passions are as unique as you are—which is why today’s update gives you greater controls over the content you see in your Cover Stories. Often the first stop for readers, Cover Stories is your Flipboard “home feed,” offering a quick overview of everything you’re following from …

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of August 17, 2015)

The Daily Edition was filled with diverse stories this week, from the Ashley Madison hack, to the FDA‘s approval of “Female Viagra” and an increased spotlight on immigration. Read our top picks from the week that was.<p>1. 7 things we’ve learned from the Ashley Madison leak – MarketWatch, Priya</b> …

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The Week in Review: Most Livable Cities Report Reflects Global Issues

Melbourne, Australia, topped the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) list of most livable cities for the fifth year running earlier this week. Rounding out the top five were, in order: Vienna, Vancouver, Toronto, and Adelaide, Australia, and Calgary, Canada, tied for fifth.<p>A noteworthy finding was …

Middle East