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7 Slow-Cooker Recipes That Are Perfect for Summer

Just plug in and chill out with these slow-cooker recipes that cook all day without heating up your kitchen. Perfect for those hot summer months!<p>For extra flavor, rub the pork shoulder with the spice rub the day before, and refrigerate it in an airtight container or zip-top bag overnight.

Anthony Bourdain's Secret to Cooking a Perfect Steak Is Surprisingly Simple

News<p>By Sam Blum Published On 12/16/2016<p>@Blumnessmonster<p>By Sam Blum @Blumnessmonster Published On 12/16/2016<p>Stone cold silver fox and celebrity chef …

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Scientists made see-through wood that's stronger than glass

Researchers at the University of Maryland were able pull away color and chemicals from a block of wood to leave it impressively see-through. The result is a material that is both stronger and more insulating than glass, with better biodegradability than plastic. "We were very surprised by how …

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The Cheapest Day To Buy A Plane Ticket, Depending On Where You're Going

Stick this puppy on your fridge.<p>We all know the magic time to buy a plane ticket is precisely 54 days in advance, for domestic travel.<p>But what if you're flying beyond the U.S.?<p>The experts at CheapAir recently researched the cheapest day to buy plane tickets for a whole host of international …

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Here's How Long Sex Lasts on Average, According to Science

Let's make on thing clear up front: good sex lasts as long as it needs to, depending on your preferences. But according to scientific research, sex …

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How to tell if other people think you’re hot, according to science

By Ana Swanson<p>, Reporter<p>One of the most pressing and mysterious questions for humans, the self-centered beings that we are, is what other people think about us. We expend a huge amount of time and mental energy wondering if our date finds us attractive, or if our co-workers noticed that stupid …

How to encrypt your iOS or Android device

The battle between Apple and the FBI has brought a renewed focus on the importance of encryption. Regardless of what your opinion on the case may be, I shouldn't have to explain the significance of protecting your personal data -- and it all starts with your smartphone.<p>These devices hold your …

10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

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Death by Coconut, Chinese Food and Inauthentic Cooking, More Weekend Long Reads

This week in long reads: Convenient cooking, the cult of deep dish pizza, an artist whose medium is sugar, and more. Catch up below, and leave other good stories in the comments.<p><b>Chinese Food and the Joy of Inauthentic Cooking</b><i><br>The New Yorker</i><p>It's possible that Asian food is more prominent in the …

7 Easy Dinners For People Who 'Don't Cook'

You can be a complete stranger to the kitchen and still pull off an amazing meal. Here are seven foolproof recipes that will wow your entire family.<p><b>1. Crispy Tandoori Chicken with Mango Chutney</b><p>Chicken tandoori is easy to make, and this is my favorite version: the chicken is deliciously spiced with …

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17 Classic Italian Street Foods That Everyone Should Try Once

Image: The Huffington Post Creative Labs<p>It’s no secret that Italy has America beat when it comes to homegrown cuisine. From creamy <i>carbonara</i> to melt-in-your-mouth <i>burrata</i>, Italian fare boasts some of the most drool-worthy dishes to ever grace our dinner tables (and our stomachs). Try as we might to …

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The most affordable places to travel to next year, according to Lonely Planet

Included in the series is a list of the best-value destinations for 2016, which pinpoints the top destinations where visitors can have high-quality travel experiences without breaking the bank.<p>From the pristine beaches of Costa Rica's Caribbean coast to the renowned vineyards of Galicia, Spain, …

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9 Expert-Approved Hacks For A Decent, Manageable Hangover

It gets better. We promise.<p>At one point or another, we've all experienced the headaches, nausea and extreme fatigue caused by downing one too many. And we've all vowed, Never again. Moreover, hangovers cost the U.S. economy tens of billions (!) of dollars a year, according to Quartz. So what can …

Molecule stops body from making Alzheimer’s protein

In the war against Alzheimer’s disease, one of the big villains is a protein called amyloid beta—”Abeta” for short.<p>In a diseased brain, sticky …

The Perfect Slow Cooker Pot Roast for Tonight's Dinner

For as long as it's been published on The Chic Site this Balsamic Pot Roast has been one of our most popular recipes. The pictures are nothing fancy but the results are to die for! Plug in your slow cooker and make this cozy fall recipe for dinner this weekend.<p>Slow Cooker Balsamic Pot Roast<p>Simply …

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Q: How do you grill chicken breast so it's crispy on the outside but juicy on the inside? A: Marinate skin-on breasts in olive oil, salt, pepper, and garlic for at least 30 min. Then grill over high, breasts skin side down till the skin crisps. Flip and sear on the other side. THEN move the chicken to a less hot part of the grill, close the grill lid, and cook through till done. Then dig in, maybe even with charred fennel, like in this picture. #chicken #protein #recipes #lemonpepperchickensucks

50 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

Dig in.<p>When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat …

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Barbecue Secrets From Carolina Pitmaster Ed Mitchell

Ed Mitchell has opened--and closed--some of the most celebrated barbecue joints in North Carolina. His latest venture was a slick neon and glass restaurant with a designer bar next to Bull Durham Stadium--about as different as his previous establishment--a cinderblock joint called The Pit.<p>But …

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Perfect Miters Every Time

Pro tips for making perfect miters<p>Whether you're banding a tabletop or making a picture frame, make sure the wood color and the grain pattern match …

Lights … Cameras … Insect Repellent? How To Build Your Own Outdoor Movie Theater

Author: Dave Banks. Dave Banks<p>Date of Publication: 05.27.09.<p>Time of Publication: 9:00 am. 9:00 am<p>Last month, I was sorting through the mail after …

The 7 Room Layout Mistakes Almost Everyone Makes

You begin with an empty room, then you fill it with your belongings. Does the end result welcome and delight you, or does something seem not quite …

Home improvements: The essential DIY tools you'll need for assembling flat pack furniture

If Ikea is your frequent weekend haunt, find out how to put together your wardrobes, tables and chests like a pro, frustration-free.<p>WE'VE all been …

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16 Pinterest Pins That Actually Work Every Time (Even For You)

9. Flip Pottery Barn The Bird<p>10. Bows That Will Make You Proud Of Yourself<p>Advertisement<p>11. For All Those Necklaces You Broke<p>12. Genius Is Simple, …

47 Hacks People With ADD/ADHD Use To Stay On Track

Everything from color-coding to bouncing on an exercise ball.<p><b>1.</b> "<b>Take a picture of your to-do list</b> otherwise #1 on your to-do list will be find the to-do list!" <i>- Paris Swenson, Facebook</i><p><b>2.</b> "<b>Break long tasks into manageable segments</b>. For example, you don't have to 'Clean your room,' you have to: 1. …

Putting All of the Things Into the Waffle Maker

This week, Eater's friends over at culinary lab and cooking school ChefSteps are all about utilizing an underutilized tool. In the now grand tradition of putting things in the waffle maker to see what works, these highly trained chefs ... put things in the waffle maker to see what works. This time, …

Scotcheroos Are Even Better Than Rice Krispie Treats

<i>Regular Rice Krispies treats are good, but add peanut butter, butterscotch chips, and a chocolate topping and you'll have something even better.</i><p>The people who market breakfast cereal are smart people. They must have realized that confining your product to one meal a day wouldn't do the trick, so …