Tom Shaughnessy

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How To Make Coffee: The Perfect Aeropress Technique

I love my Aeropress. It’s super easy to use: add coffee, add water, and press. Although that’s a bit of a simplification, it really is hard to go …

How to Get Started With Voluntourism

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — While monetary contributions to charitable organizations are always welcome and effective, oftentimes people want to invest …

Mexican BBQ Chicken Recipe

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

4 Super-Simple Protein Bars You Can Make at Home

Whip up muscle-building treats without the bogus ingredients<p>Protein bars are a convenient source of muscle-building nutrients, but they often come packed with unwanted ingredients. Some mass-market companies load their bars with chemicals to optimize shelf life and taste, says <i>Men’s Health</i> nutrition …

Dessert

Julia's Favorite Roast Chicken

<b>All-Time Greatest Recipes from Legendary Cooks</b> Julia Child seasoned this roast chicken inside and out by packing sautéed vegetables, lemon slices and …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Columbia University

What major intersections in downtown Houston look like from a drone

Earlier this summer I profiled photographer Pete Molick in the days after Free Press Summer Fest, where he had taken aerial videos and photos of the …

Cherry Cobbler Recipe

S’mores are a campfire classic, but even classics get boring. With canned cherries, a box of Bisquick, and a crackling fire, you can have cobbler in …

4 Great HDTVs to Buy Now - Consumer Reports News

Sony Bravia KDL-55W950B, $1,600<p>Photo: Sony<p>This 55-inch LCD/LED TV in Sony’s flagship 1080p series this year is a bit pricey, but it has very good HD …

How to Safely "De-Tick" Your Dog | Consumer Reports

Dead Trees Are Anything But Dead

This fallen log was found behind NWF’s headquarters building in Virginia. Photo by Avelino Maestas.<p>I recently learned that dead trees provide vital …

It's #SlowCookerSunday who knew you could make easy hot wings in a crock pot? They're perfect for a summer picnic or #4thofJuly #BBQ bit.ly/1x0vghK

Living On A Barge: A 'Hero' Of The Mississippi RIver

Chad Pregracke lives on a barge. His life’s work is to clean up the Mississippi River, which flowed near his childhood home and now floats a 150-foot …

Safely Store Your Digital Photos - Consumer Reports News

<b>External hard drives</b><p>1TB to 2TB drives now sell for $100 or less. Most connect to a computer via a USB port.<p>Seagate Backup Plus Desktop Drive: 2TB, …

Spatchcocked Lemon Herb Chicken >> http://bit.ly/1g640Z7 Spatchcocking a bird—cutting out the backbone and flattening it, allows the chicken to cook quickly and evenly, resulting in moist juicy meat. A flavorful marinade of lemon and herbs infuses the chicken—and your kitchen—with its heady scent.

Low Carb Beefed-Up Meatloaf

Total:1 hr 45 minPrep:30 minCook:1 hr 15 min<p>Yield:8 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories509 calorieTotal Fat39 gramsSaturated …

Food

Football Food! [135 Recipes For Football Season.]

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 2, 2013 62<p>It’s that time again. Last year I overwhelmed you with a bunch of football food and, well… I’m back to do it again.<p>I …

Mexican Chicken Lasagna With Chorizo Beans Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Sauce:</b>1 tablespoon olive oil1 pound ground chicken or turkey1 small white or yellow onion, minced2 cloves garlic, minced14.5-ounce can fire-roasted tomatoes2 cups of homemade or store-bought red salsa, preferably fire-roasted1/2 teaspoon cumin1 teaspoon onion …

Grilled Shrimp with Cantaloupe Lime Salsa • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>I’m a horrible grocery shopper. I’m compulsive, obsessive and spontaneous all packed into one short human form, pushing a shopping cart. In …