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Dallas’ Newest Cocktail Bar Is Now Open In Oak Cliff

Oak Cliff is now home to Tiny Victories, the city’s newest cocktail bar.<p>The new destination for well-mixed drinks is now open at 602 North Tyler Street in Oak Cliff, occupying a 1,000 square foot space that offers seating for 40 drinkers, according to a press release. The spot is going for an …

Dallas

21 Cheat Sheets You Need If You're Trying To Cook More

* prints and tapes to fridge *

Vegetarian

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

Cryptocurrency

9 Falafel Recipes That Will Get You Hooked on Mediterranean Meals

Have we mentioned that we love debunking the myth that store-bought is superior to homemade? You guessed it: When it comes to a falafel recipe, …

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Employment

You Can Take These 8,000 College and University Courses For Free

College is expensive. In recent years several universities and colleges around the world have started offering some of their courses for free. Over …

Online Education

10 websites every school computer lab should bookmark

It’s homework time, and these online tools can provide information, build skills, inform, and entertain<p>When kids visit the computer lab after school, they're usually there to finish homework and pass the time productively, so you want them to access the best tools possible. These math, reading, …

To Win This Board Game, Keep Away From The Matchmaker

In a wealthy suburb in Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, a group of young Pakistanis veered between laughter and distress as they played a board game that echoed their lives in both funny and painful ways.<p>The name of the game is "Arranged" and the goal is to avoid at all costs an arranged marriage …

Vegan Moroccan Chickpea Stew

1 cup dried chickpeas, soaked for a few hours or overnight, then cooked until tender in a pressure cooker or on the stovetop. (Substitute with 4 cups …

17 Unreal Bars for a Drink You’ll Never Forget

There are many great bars in the world, but only a handful offer an unforgettable experience.<p>Whether it's one of the most breathtaking views in the …

15-Minute Butt Workout From Blake Lively’s Trainer

We rely on our glutes for a lot of things. Most importantly, to simply stand up and walk, ascend a flight of stairs, and pick up heavy things …

Blake Lively

What's Billy Bob's next big idea? Five food and fun venues at Irving Music Factory

<b>Updated at 11 a.m.: This article was updated to include information on the role of Restaurants Unlimited.</b><p>A big name in North Texas entertainment is …

14 'Sneaky' Abs Moves Top Trainers Swear By

When you do a typical abs workout, you usually know exactly what to expect. The moves are focused on your midsection, and you can feel a burning …

Workouts

Delicious Vegetarian Barbecue Recipes For Fourth Of July

I don't know anyone who doesn't love a great outdoor barbecue. There's something about the amazing smoky smell, the fresh veggies, and a hot …

eCommerce

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Internet

Stop Throwing Away Overripe Bananas And Make These Chocolatey Peanut Butter Banana Brownies

Look at you, saving the environment.<p>2 ripe bananas<p>1 cup sugar<p>½ cup, plus 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>¾ cup flour<p>¼ cup, plus 1 tablespoon cocoa powder<p>⅛ teaspoon salt<p>½ cup smooth peanut butter<p>1. Preheat oven to 350°F/180°C.<p>2. In a bowl, use a fork to mash the …

Fix Your Breathing, Build More Muscle

3 Ways to Recover Faster to Train Harder<p>Optimized Breathing for More Gains?<p>You've done it since birth. If you didn't instinctively know how, you'd be …

Industrial Design Digital Detox Phone

Halcyon is a concept industrial design project created by Mike George. It's a phone to escape the digital world. The idea is simple, we all know that …

Vegetarian Taco Soup in the Crockpot (With Vegan Option)

I love Mexican food. Or, perhaps it's more accurate to say I love Mexican-American food. Or rather, I love both!<p>This vegetarian taco soup recipe with …

6 tipsy festivals coming to Dallas-Fort Worth, from beer to margaritas and more

Dallas-Fort Worth is a hub for beer, wine and spirits, so it's only fitting locals have a myriad of events where they can experience each one. Grab …

12 Boxing-Inspired Core Exercises for Rock-Solid Abs

You might find it surprising that boxing is one of the most complete, full-body workouts you can do. Your aerobic, anaerobic, and nervous system have …

Bodyweight Exercise

9 Podcasts That Will Make You 10% Smarter

The results are in! Thirty-one percent of podcast listeners earn upwards of $100,000 per year and monthly listeners have increased from 21% to 24% according to Edison Research. Listening to podcasts during my commute or while walking my dog has turned downtime into productive learning. Listening on …

Self-improvement

The 10 Best Mascaras Out There, Hands Down

Trust us.<p>As any lash fanatic knows, not all mascaras are created equal. Flaking, clumping, weighing down, raccoon eyes...some of them are just a nightmare. ("I shelled out HOW much for this tube of $%^#?!") Fear not! Below, the best in the game right now that are actually worth your hard earned …

Makeup

Take 2 Minutes to Flatten Your Abs With This Ultrafast Workout

With slider discs (or wash cloths or paper plates), and just a small amount of space to move, you'll whip through this lightning-fast ab workout, targeting your obliques, lower abs, and that "six-pack zone."<p>Four moves, 30 seconds each, and you don't even have to stand up — all these moves are on …

AOL

Potato and Parmesan Soup, A Soup-er Star

Look to this creamy, comforting dish to get you through the winter.<p><i>Courtesy Gavin Schmidt, The Morris, San Francisco</i><p>One of San Francisco’s hottest …

Are Chickpeas Your New Favorite Taco Filling?

In the February 2017 issue of <i>Food and Wine</i>, a bowl of saucy chickpeas with kale and Parmesan caught my eye. Alongside the photo, a caption from chef Missy Robbins, a self-proclaimed carboholic, read: “Chickpeas absorb sauce like pasta does, so I now use them instead.”<p>This note made me want to …

Recipes

18 Queso Recipes That Are Tasty *and* Healthy Thanks to Hidden Veggies

Your fave thing about football season (besides your team, natch) is the tailgating food. In the off season you dream of the heaping mounds of nachos and trays of spicy chicken wings you’re missing. But it’s the decadent queso dips you find most irresistible, because what’s <i>not</i> to love about tons of …

Cooking