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1-Hour Pressure Cooker Texas-Style Chile Con Carne Recipe

Real Texas chile con carne is all about the beef and the chilies. In this version, we start with toasted whole dried chilies and puree them with broth and spices before adding beef chuck and cooking the whole thing down in a pressure cooker. 30 minutes later, you've got spoon-tender chunks of beef …

The ULTIMATE Pressure Cooker Cooking Time Chart

The New Generation Pressure Cooker Experts<p>The Fastest & Best Way to Cook<p>Everything about pressure cookers<p>How long & how do I pressure-cook...<p><b>Get</b> …

Quick Pressure Cooker Potato Salad

<i>This Quick Pressure Cooker Potato Salad Recipe is so easy you’ll fall in love with making potato salad again. Cooking the eggs and potatoes together</i> …

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Ikea for 2x4s: Building gorgeous furniture out of unfinished lumber

The design idea of "counter-constraint" is to create things in such a way as to get around some constraint -- for example, open source hardware works …

This is Conservative Christian Logic in a Nutshell

November 23, 2015 by Hemant Mehta<p>When Minnesotan <b>Andy McClure</b> shared a post on Facebook about how conservative Christians react to various hot-button …

How To Let Go And Become The Manager Millennials Want

Like most Millennials, I bristle at command and control. My generation expects a more personal interaction with management. We want to confide in them our goals — whether we want to be promoted, transfer departments, enroll in graduate school, or leave to backpack Europe.<p>As a manager, I’ve …

OXO's Good Grips Cold Brew Coffee Maker

The $50 cold-brew maker makes some important design improvements over its pioneering competitor, the Toddy, but you get the same quality coffee with …

Coffee

New episode of Circuit Playground - electronics for kids

Here's episode 6 of Circuit Playground, a charming show that teaches kids about electricity. It's produced by our friends at Adafruit. In this …

In Praise of Life (Let’s Ditch the Cult of Longevity)

May 8, 2015 by Hemant Mehta<p>This is a guest post written by <b>Glen Olives Thompson</b>. He is a Professor of North American Law at La Salle University in …

Google Chrome Product Manager on How to Never Stop Innovating

A window into how one of Silicon Valley's top thinkers helps foster a culture of innovation.<p>I first met Alexandra "Alex" Levich when she was a finalist in the Innovation Challenge. She's an amazing innovator who has spent 14 years in product management and development, helping build out news, …

Innovation

Minimalist posters: "lack of nuance disguised as insight"

Dis you see "Return of the Jedi" in this image before you were told that's what it was? John Brownlee lets the hate flow through him: "minimalist …

5 Recipes Recreating Chipotle’s Restaurant Flavors at Home

Since its 1993 opening, Chipotle has torn like wildfire across the United States and beyond, and it still shows no signs of stopping. We’re all a …

Keep Working: a game about the nightmare of consumerism

If the anti-consumerist ethos of <i>Fight Club</i> were translated into a <i>Minecraft</i> game, it might look a little like <i>Keep Working</i>, an "interactive music …

Suction-cup glass markers are a simple way to cut back on dishwashing

My kids are in the habit of using a new glass every time they get a drink of water. As a result, the top rack of our dishwasher fills up much faster …

The life-changing trick author Michael Lewis (Liar's Poker, Moneyball) wrote on a Chipotle cup

I don't know how much wisdom you expect to find on the side of your Chipotle soft-drink cup, but when I pop into one of their more than 1,600 …

Varidesk - excellent adjustable standing desk

I've been using a Varidesk review unit for the past four weeks, and I love it. It's a platform that sits on your existing desk, and allows you to …

Slow-Cooker Split Pea Soup

<i>This post has been updated from the archives because it really needed it! LOL! This was one of the first posts I think I ever wrote and I’m still</i> …

Slow Cooked Chicken Biryani

Introduction: Slow Cooked Chicken Biryani<p>About: I like to make things more simple with easily available resources. My favorite quote: A human being …

Slow Cooker French Onion Soup Recipe

Slow Cooker French Onion Soup<p>Yields: 6 servings | Serving Size: 3/4 cup|Calories: 304| Total Fat: 18 g | Saturated Fat: 9 g | Trans Fat: 0 g | …

7 Crock Pot Entrées to Add to Your Dinner Arsenal

Search the Internet for slow cooker entrées, and you’ll find there’s no shortage of recipes online. But you’ll likely also discover that the majority …

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Diy

Pallet wood, scrap wood & globe lights are combined to make a unique “OPEN” sign. Perfect for a bar, shop or just in your home. Step by step …

Best ever cooperative boardgames

<b>Joshua Glenn</b> and <b>Elizabeth Foy Larsen</b> recommend their favorite cooperative board games.<p>Cooperative boardgames require some mental readjustment. Your …

An insider’s guide to boosting your kid’s IQ

I asked my friend Rick Rosner for some IQ boosting tips, and wrote about it for Credit.com.<p>Rick Rosner and I were friends in high school in Boulder, …

Professor lives in a 36-square-foor dumpster

Check out all the photos in this Atlantic article. Cozy!

Mind reading magic effect - The Code by Andy Nyman

Jane and I have been having a great time with The Code, a magic effect created by actor and magician Andy Nyman. It's made by Theory 11 and consists …

Grid-It: Knoll your everyday carry

Each one has a zipper-pocket on the back (I use mine for a small notebook), and can be infinitely reconfigured. I'm especially happy to have my …

The New Alchemy: Alan Watts on altered states of consciousness and enlightenment

I recently read a fantastic essay by Alan Watts, "The New Alchemy," in which my favorite philosophical entertainer compares the effects of …

Particle Clicker: meth-addictive supercollider sim

The game, which I found absolutely and delightfully addictive, was created in a weekend by a group of undergrads at the CERN Webfest.<p>I discovered it …

Giant Bubbles - let me show you how to make them

Jane and I made this tutorial to show you how to easily make Giant Bubbles. We're going to run a free live video workshop with a dozen other fun …

Hide tiny stuff in this fake bolt

The Spy Bolt Hidden Storage Safe is exactly what it appears to be: a fake construction bolt whose head unscrews to reveal a compartment large enough …