Abby Larson

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Recipe Calorie and Nutrition Calculator

Whip up a custom nutrition label and start making healthier choices! It's as simple as:<p>Editing Your Recipe<p>You can edit your recipe at any</b> …

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

20 Best Affordable Wines Under $12—Bonus: They’re Easy to Get

If you're looking for a reliable wine to pull out at any time of night, all of these crowd-pleasing bottles over-deliver.<p>As far as delicious and …

The Essential Steps to Mastering Italian Cuisine

Learning a new cuisine is a lot like learning a new language. With a language, there's a grammar and vocabulary that together allow you to form sentences and express yourself. With a cuisine, there's a body of techniques that function much like a grammar. When they're combined with the cuisine's …

Gail Simmons Shares Her Mom's Classic Recipe for Chopped Chicken Liver

Whether you're looking for something to get you through Passover or just need a new, deceptively easy but impressive appetizer, look no further.<p>Maybe …

That Time the Team at Canlis Drove a Barrel of Whiskey Cross Country Just to Toast Eleven Madison Park

Because when your best friend lands at the top of the World's 50 Best Restaurants list, you don't just send flowers.<p>At last year's World's 50 Best …

Creamy Lemon Pasta

Chef Andrew Zimmern mimics the sweet, fragrant lemons of Italy’s Amalfi Coast with Meyer lemons in this beautifully bright and creamy pasta. The dish …

“The Clock Is Ticking”: Inside the Worst U.S. Maritime Disaster in Decades

A recording salvaged from three miles deep tells the story of the doomed “El Faro,” a cargo ship engulfed by a hurricane.<p>I. “The Clock Is Ticking”<p>In the darkness before dawn on Thursday, October 1, 2015, an American merchant captain named Michael Davidson sailed a 790-foot U.S.-flagged cargo ship,</i> …

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

These crispy, spicy Brussels sprouts are crazy addictive—and easy to make at home.<p>Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned …

Recipes

Slow-Cooker Roast Pork Sandwiches

Makes 4<p>This slow-cooker version of the Philly classic has all the makings of a great sandwich: sharp provolone, garlicky broccoli rabe, and lots of jus from the pork for dipping.<p>January 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pork<p>3 pounds boneless, skinless pork shoulder (Boston butt)<p>¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>¼ cup …

Slow Cookers

Everyone Hates Setting Goals. Here's How Google Makes It Easier for Its Employees

If a goal doesn't challenge you, then it won't change you.<p>It's that time of year--leaders everywhere are charging employees with the task of establishing goals for 2018. If you've never been through a structured process, this exercise can be daunting, and frankly, feel like a big waste of time. I …

For Killer Steak au Poivre, Divide and Conquer

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>They say there are two sides to every story. This one began with two sides as well, both of them crusted in cracked peppercorns. But it ends with just one. And I want to convince you that it's the only …

BBQ

Samsung hid a savage easter egg in its latest anti-Apple ad

Blink and you might just miss this easter egg, but it's a gem.<p>Samsung's latest ad follows an avid iPhone user who eventually decides to switch sides …

27 Hidden Gems On Amazon Prime Video You Should Already Be Watching

Amazon Prime Video and chill.<p><i>Descriptions are courtesy of Amazon except where noted.</i>

Entertainment

5 Ina Garten Recipes You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

When it comes to entertaining, the Barefoot Contessa is a bonafide queen. Between wowing a crowd and making lovey-dovey meals for her man, Jeffrey, …

Broccoli compound could offer obese diabetics a drug-free way to slash blood sugar levels

Love it or hate it, Swedish scientists have found another reason for you to load up on broccoli, or at least finish what's on your plate. As it turns …

The Amazon Reviews For This Expensive Candle Are Priceless

While useful when deciding between vacuums or whether that book is as good as everyone says it is, Amazon's customer reviews can also be a true …

Fried Hot Water Cornbread Cakes

This hot water cornbread is a simple mixture of cornmeal and hot water with a few seasonings. The mixture is shaped into cakes and fried in hot fat …

This 20-Minute Workout Will Help You Lose Weight—No Gym Required

It's convenient AND effective.<p>New to strength training? This gentle Fit & Firm Foundations routine from our all-new Toning Transformation Challenge is a perfect starting point for anyone who is trying to lose 20 or more pounds, dealing with joint pain, or just getting back to exercise.<p>Try it now, …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipes for quick-pickled onions

Transform your onions with a quick bath in something sour<p>It’s a great luxury to be able to make things because we want to, rather than because we need to. And if, like me, you love the intense taste and particular texture of pickles and ferments in all their guises, from kimchi and sauerkraut to …

Onions

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers

TED is one of the world's premier cultural events, providing not just a chance for the thousand or so attendees to hear from some of the smartest people around, but also opening up this knowledge to millions of learners around the world through the event's wildly popular online videos.<p>But those …

War

The books every new graduate should read, according to a dozen business leaders

New graduates may think they’re ready for the world, but even after all that learning, there’s still room in their heads for some wisdom. We asked a dozen business leaders—from CEOs of big companies and startups, to deans of leading business schools—what books they would put in the hands of a newly …

The 2 exercises that will keep you fit for life

If you want to live a long and healthy life, make sure to get enough exercise.<p>It will keep your brain healthy and can add years to your life. Researchers have found that many fit older adults have the muscles and bones of people years — even decades— younger.<p>Any exercise is good for you, whether …

Two Of The Shortest Workouts Possible Made For Runners

The weather is changing and we all want to spend our precious free time soaking up the sun or enjoying the outdoors instead of being inside a gym. …

Exercise

10 Easy Dynamic Stretches To Do Before You Run

I distinctly remember when I used to put on my running shoes, walk out the door and start running. Yeah, that’s totally old-school—and a perfect to …

Cabbage e Pepe

Vegetables are not noodles, and any that claim to be are lying.<p>But that is not to say that vegetables given "the noodle treatment"* cannot be excellent in their own right.<p>* I very much hope that the next health and wellness trend will involve humans receiving something named the "noodle …

Recipes

12 Removable Wallpaper Companies to Know

Removable wallpapers are a godsend for commitment phobes, renters, easily bored types, and anyone that lives in fear of a Lucy and Ethel paper …

8 books that will change your life in 2017

And if your New Year's resolution isn't to read more ... well, have we got some recommendations that will make you change your resolution.<p>The following eight books will help you stop worrying, stop being tired, and stop feeling overwhelmed — and start excelling in your field, embracing life's …

Shonda Rhimes

The Best Health Documentaries on Netflix to Kick-Start Your 2018 Resolutions

It seems counterintuitive: Sit down and stream these health documentaries to kick-start your wellness resolutions—but hear us out. While …

Documentaries