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The 10 best design books that aren't about design

There are plenty of amazing design books around, but some of the best lessons can be learned from books that are about a different topic altogether. …

UX Design

Smoky Grilled Tofu with Hoisin Sauce

Grill your tofu in a tangy Asian hoisin-based sauce for an unusual vegetarian and vegan barbecued tofu recipe. Perfect for your vegetarian or vegan …

Recipe: Make-Ahead Eggnog French Toast Casserole

Make-Ahead Eggnog French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>1 loaf challah or brioche (about 16 ounces), cut into 1-inch thick slices <br>4 tablespoons …

The 8 Best Interview Questions You Could Ever Ask

The right questions that can lead to a successful hire<p>I've interviewed a lot of people in my career for all kinds of positions and from many backgrounds. Most people have favorite interview questions to ask and some believe certain questions can quickly reveal what they need to know about a …

Employment

Citrus-Soaked Butter Cake (Dairy)

They say necessity is the mother of invention. Well, I needed to bake a cake, but as I was gathering ingredients, I discovered that I only had one …

20+ Slow-Cooker Recipes Everyone Should Learn How to Make

If you're new to slow-cooking or need to refresh your routine, we have you covered. These recipes span from chicken fajitas to bolognese pasta sauce. Just throw the ingredients into your CrockPot and come home to dinner served.

3 New Chicken Recipes We Can't Stop Talking About

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The Food Lab: We Should All Eat More Crepes, Starting Now

Pancakes are simple. They're diner food. They're what you make on a Sunday morning with the kids. <i>Crepes</i> are fancy. They're French-bistro food. They're what you make once a week after your Parisian vacation because you want to relive some pleasant memories.<p>This dichotomy has always struck me as …

Breakfast

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Have You Ever Had Real Cream of Mushroom Soup?

Say good-bye to the canned stuff forever.<p><i>Sometimes you need a break from the craziness of this modern age, which is why we're celebrating nostalgic foods this week at BonAppetit.com.</i><p>When I hear "cream of mushroom," I think canned soup and casseroles. Almost every casserole my mom made had some form …

Cooking

The Best Homemade Ramen Soup Recipes

Chicken noodle soup has got nothing on these ramen recipes.<p>Traditional Japanese ramen ― the broth-y noodle soup loaded with umami flavors and often times topped with a soft boiled egg ― can take a long time to perfect. Ramen masters spend years honing their craft. But most of us living stateside …

20 Wholesome, Hearty Ground Beef Recipes

Getting a satisfying meal on the table is quite simple when there is ground beef in the equation. Whether it's being patted into burgers, spooned …

The Best Potato Dishes Come From Ireland

The humble potato has a special place in Irish food. All along the Emerald Isle's coast, potatoes are incredibly versatile. Ireland's potato recipes …

How you can use the 5-hour rule to achieve your goals and improve your life

You try hard ever day, but never see any long-term improvement. You feel trapped where you are, unable to move forward or progress. You see other …

The 20 best French recipes: part 4

Classic desserts including Raymond Blanc’s lemon tart and Richard Bertinet’s tarte tatin, selected by Observer Food Monthly<p>Richard Bertinet’s tarte tatin<p>I’m sure everyone knows the story of how this tart is supposed to have been created accidentally by <i>les demoiselles</i> Tatin, the Tatin sisters, but …

Guide to Spice Mixtures

Just a pinch of one of these aromatic spice mixtures will add depth and complexity to your next meal.<p><b>Chili Powder</b><p>This mixture is often behind the …

Cooking

17 Amazingly Simple Dinner Recipes for the Shrimp Lover in You

You don’t have to love seafood or shellfish with every fiber of your being to appreciate a good shrimp dish. In fact, most folks who turn their nose up at fish will gladly chow down crispy shrimp tacos or a hearty jambalaya. Shrimp is one of the mildest tasting foods from the sea, and it just …

Cooking

16 Hearty Stew Recipes to Ride Out the Winter

This time of year, few things are as satisfying as a rich, hearty stew. We've got plenty of dishes to keep you going until spring, from paprika-scented Hungarian goulash and Tuscan bean, bread, and vegetable stew to meaty <i>carne adovada</i> and chicken stews that come together in just half an hour in the …

So You Want To Be a Better Rider? Let’s Talk Motorcycle Training

How To Be a Better Rider? It’s All About Proper Motorcycle Training<p>I bought my first motorcycle back in 2009—a brand new BMW R 1200 R. I was 43-years …

Motorcycles

How to Break the Bad Habits That Hold You Back in Life

<b>“You'll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success if found in your daily routine.” ~John C. …

A Ridiculously Simple Tool For Building Products People Love

What do Airbnb, Google, and Snap have in common? They know how to get their products “hired” for the job.<p>I was a late adopter of Snapchat. When it first surfaced in 2011, I didn’t relate to its intended audience of college students who wanted to “chat” with photos that only lasted …

3 Things Marathoners Can Teach You About Achieving Truly Big Goals

Develop the toughness of long-distance runners - without the injuries and exhaustion.<p>Most people know that the idea of the marathon was born in ancient Greece. Some recall it had something to do with a battle, but few probably remember the conclusion of the story. Here it is: the courier …

Self-improvement

Twelve ways to make yourself a Gmail genius

Transfer money, search more accurately, or engage with your appliances: tips and tricks to enhance and customise the world’s most popular webmail service<p>Show me what I want to see<p>Want to see more of your inbox at a glance? Click the cog-wheel at the upper right of the Gmail web interface, then …

18 Fast, Healthy Breakfast Ideas

1 of 19<p>Mustard, Avocado, and Dill on a Whole-Wheat Muffin With Boiled Egg<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 19<p>Healthy Banana Bread<p>3 of 19<p>Scrambled Eggs With Beans, …

Get Ready for Apartment Envy

It’s hard to look at this flat and not be jealous of the people who get to call it home! Titled “33 Kinds of Joys of Life”, it’s the latest work from …

10 best road trips in the world | CNN Travel

CNN

Epic! Gives Kids Unlimited Access to a Massive Library of Children's Books

Giving kids the power to choose what they read is a great way to get them reading more. The Epic! app gives kids 12 and under access to over 20,000 …

Kids

The 10 Hottest Productivity Tools of 2017

These productivity tools, tips, and strategies are the gifts that keep on giving.<p>Tools--hardware, software, apps, etc.--come and go. That's the nature of progress. But what never goes away is knowledge. Once you know a way to be more efficient and effective--a new approach, a new mindset, a new …

Time Management

Forgetting These 7 Little Things Makes Every Day More Stressful

It never ceases to amaze me when I’m faced with the reality of how easily I lose sight of the truth – I catch myself stressing out over something …

Handy