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The Best Diner In Every State

Diners are an American tradition, and everyone thinks his or her hometown's greasy spoon is the best.<p>For this list, we scoured Yelp reviews, local newspapers, and culinary awards to find the most popular and beloved diner in every state. We defined diner as a restaurant whose primary purpose is …

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2-Ingredient Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

Easy4 hours 1 min<p>Oh good grief.<p>I have been making slow cooker shredded chicken for years. And I have been making homemade salsa for years and years …

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This Slow Cooker Beef Barbacoa Is Better than Chipotle

Place the chipotle peppers and their sauce, cilantro, red onion, garlic, clove, salt, lime juice, and cider vinegar in a 7-quart or larger slow …

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10 Las Vegas facts you didn't already know | CNN Travel

8 Simple Guidelines for Capturing Spectacular Sunrise and Sunset Images

Slow Cooker Honey Sesame Chicken

November 2, 2013<p><i>Simply throw everything in the crockpot and you’re set for a family-friendly meal – it doesn’t get easier than that!</i><p>You know how you …

The Five Basic Pieces of Equipment That Make Landscape Shoots Go Smoothly

Landscape photography is both great fun, inspiring and hard work. It can be both physically and mentally demanding, carrying your gear to the ideal …

10 Summer Foods to Travel For in the U.S.A.

It’s hard to argue about it: summer is the best time of year when it comes to food. With fruit that tastes like candy, crisp, nourishing greens, and farm-fresh vegetables at your fingertips, it’s easy to pass as a gourmet chef by throwing something fabulous together.<p>My favorite summer food is …

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Easy Crockpot Fajitas

Who knew fajitas could be THIS EASY to make?!<p>Fajitas are the best aren’t they? Just wait until you try these Crockpot Fajitas. <b>Oh my goodness</b>, they …

How to Photograph a Silhouette

<i>Image above from Evan Leavitt Photography</i><p>A few of you were asking on the Pretty Presets Facebook page how to photograph silhouettes, so in this post, …

Lens Guide: Best Lenses to Move up to from a Kit Lens

Kit lens—to use or not to use? While kit lenses are much less expensive than better hobbyist and professional lenses, in the world of photography, …

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Do You Have a Prime Lens in Your Camera Bag?

Do you own a prime lens? Every DSLR owner should have at least one fast, fixed focal length lens in their camera bag. Zoom lenses are great; they can …

Slow Cooker Vegetarian Black Bean and Rice Soup with Lime and Cilantro - Kalyn's Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Kalyn Denny <i>on</i> February 3, 2013<p><i>I’ve made this Slow Cooker Vegetarian Black Bean and Rice Soup many times for parties and it’s always been a</i> …

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Lonely Planet's Guide To Travel Photography - Lonely Planet Online Shop - Lonely Planet US

Lonely Planet's Guide to Travel Photography<p>5th Edition Jul 2016<p>The fifth edition of Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Photography shows readers how to develop their photographic skills and avoid common mistakes.<p>This ultimate step-by-step guide to taking better travel photographs is full of practical …

9 photography accessories you never knew you needed

We probably don't need to tell you to buy a tripod, but here are a few clever gadgets and accessories you might not have thought about...<p>1. Bluetrack …

The Best Pizza In 10 Big Cities Around The US

In celebration of National Pizza Month, the editors at Zagat shared the best pizza joints in 10 big cities around the U.S.<p>From Atlanta to Washington, D.C., here are some epically delicious pies.

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Missing jobs data: Economists make best guess

Economists estimate the jobs report that wasn't would have shown employers added 175,000 jobs last month compared with 169,000 in August.<p>Today, for the first time in 17 years, Washington's most closely followed economic statistics didn't get out on schedule.<p>But if the government shutdown hadn't …

Photographing Fall Foliage

Fall colours can be very different from place to place. Some areas will have a very short colour-changing season of a week or less, while elsewhere …