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TOP 10 BEST MOUNTAIN BIKING TRICKS YOU CAN TRY RIGHT NOW

Learning mountain bike tricks are a great way to overcome obstacles on the trail and show off your skills! Experienced mountain bikers have a …

Top 10

Bourbon Old Fashioned Glazed Pecans

Combine the bourbon and the dried cherries in a small bowl and set aside to soak for 30 minutes. In another small bowl, combine the brown sugar, …

Dessert

5 Questions Truly Exceptional Bosses Ask Their Employees

Why performance evaluations suck.<p>Performance reviews suck. Why?<p>Well, doing these reviews is like trying to drive forward, while keeping your eyes trained on your rear view mirror. You won't get anywhere. And you might just get into accidents!<p>Here's what I mean: you're hoping that your employees …

Employee Engagement

Hitting 'The Number' In Retirement

Posted by Jack Tierney, Head of UIT Investment Policy and Governance on Apr 17, 2018, in Investing Essentials<p>Your portfolio balance, your budget and …

Investing

French Onion Soup Casserole

This rich, soup-inspired casserole makes a cheesy, ultra-comforting side dish (our tasters said it would make a great addition to a holiday spread) …

Onions

Santa Maria Grilled Tri-Tip Beef Recipe

"The town of Santa Maria, California, is home to one of America's most delicious barbecue specialties: black-on-the-outside, pink-on-the-inside, …

BBQ

Pecan Pie Cookies Recipe

"Wonderful mini pecan pies. Perfect for cookie parties where you want to make something slightly different. You can spice up the cookies by adding …

Dessert

Shingles Is Nasty, And The New Vaccine Works Well. Why Do Adults Avoid Shots?

Federal officials have recommended a vaccine against shingles that is more effective than an earlier version at protecting older adults from the painful rash. But persuading many adults to get this and other recommended shots continues to be an uphill battle, health providers say.<p>"I'm healthy; I'll …

Public Health

Baked Blueberry French Toast Casserole

French toast is one of my favorite special breakfasts. I love frying up slices on the stovetop for my little family of three on a lazy weekend. But …

Breakfast

Corned Beef Grilled Cheese

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:35 minPrep:10 minCook:25 min<p>Yield:2 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond<p>Recipe courtesy of Alton …

Bill Gates Is Obsessed With These 2 New Books

One is about facts, the other enlightenment.<p>Bill Gates had some awesome answers for curious Redditors on his AMA this week, commenting on topics …

Self-improvement

Best Exercises to Get Rid of Man Boobs

"Man boobs" can be one of two things: an enlargement of breast tissue due to hormone changes that result in gynecomastia—a condition that occurs most …

A Healthyish Banana Bread Full of Seeds & Personality

Maybe you know what it feels like to offer a better-for-you baked good only to receive a skeptical stare in return. It can feel like an uphill battle to convince someone you’re not actually trying to poison them with a lower-sugar, whole-wheat scone.<p>Never was this pattern of lukewarm response more …

How to Save 10's of Thousands of Dollars in 401(k) Fees

Hidden 401(k) fees can be the bane of a retirement saver's life. They add up, and can eat into portfolio gains.<p>How bad is the problem of onerous …

YouTuber explains mechanics behind those amazing SpaceX rocket launch videos

As with pretty much all rocket launches these days, space fans are spoiled with stunning footage of the start of each mission as the rocket soars …

Videography

When to See a Doctor About Heart Palpitations

"It feels like my heart is doing flip-flops, turning over in my chest,” the middle-aged real estate broker told me.<p>She was trying to explain to me …

What a Week-Long All-Inclusive Vacation Costs in Top Destinations

All-inclusive resorts run the gamut, from intimate properties with high-end facilities to cheap hotels with a party atmosphere. Whether in lush St. …

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership, fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll …

Exercise

How to Eat More Bacon for Less Money

Bacon used to have a slow season. Sales of the ubiquitous burger topping—and its parent product, pork belly—were known to heat up in the prime-time …

BBQ

New to Lightroom? Try These Simple Photo Editing Tips & Tricks and Get up to Speed in a Hurry (VIDEO)

Every so often we hear from photographers who are new to Photoshop or Lightroom, requesting editing tutorials designed for beginners. If this sounds …

27 Underrated U.S. Destinations Everyone Should Visit in Their Lifetime

If you’re traveling in the US, cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago are probably on the top of your list of places to see. Outside of big …

National Parks

Chipotle-Bourbon Beef Jerky Recipe - Real Food

<i>According to</i> The Spicy Dehydrator Cookbook (YCMedia, 2018) <i>preserving foods by drying them in the sun has been a practice since the earliest times and</i> …

The Best Paleo Costco Products You Should Add to Your Grocery List

Ballin' on a budget.<p>February 05, 2018<p>Thanks to celebrities like Jessica Biel and Kobe Bryant, the Paleo diet is one of the most talked about diets in …

How to Tell If Eggs Are Bad: 3 Methods to Determine Freshness

An egg consists of a delicate and protective shell that contains the egg white and yolk. Eggs do rot, and consuming such eggs may be harmful to …

Scallops

Scallops are wonderfully versatile--we think they're equally delicious whether they're perfectly seared in butter or thinly sliced in a carpaccio. …

Seafood

15 Best Guinness Recipes

Guinness is a great beer to drink at the pub, but it's also a fantastic ingredient to cook with. Known as "The Black Stuff," Guinness Stout is a very …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

BBQ

8 Uncommon Cuts of Meat Butchers Wish You Knew About

A visit to my local butcher shop, Sweet Cheeks Meats, in Jackson, Wyoming, is something I look forward to every week. The atmosphere is friendly and …

BBQ