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20-foot shipping container converted into off-grid oasis deep in the Catskills

The beautiful Contanium shipping container cabin, just a two-hour drive from NYC, is proving that going off-grid doesn’t have to mean going bare …

Off-grid

Experience the Serenity of the Catskills With This Off-Grid Shipping Container Cabin

Located two hours north of New York City, this shipping container cabin boasts sustainable design and cozy glamping comforts.<p>Spending your vacation in a shipping container in the remote woods might seem like an odd choice at first, but one look inside the Container Cabin in the Catskills is all it …

Off-grid

This savings-account hack will give you almost 20 times what you’re earning now

The world is awash with cash, but you don’t seem to be getting any of it from your bank account.<p>Banks pay almost nothing for deposits these days — …

Personal Finance

A Guide to Chores for Every Age

You and your partner are a team, and you want to raise your kids to be part of that team. (Not to mention there’s too much to do and not enough time for the two of you to do everything.) If you’re looking to get your kids to start helping around the house, these suggestions break down chores that …

Parenting

These Grilled Lemon Chicken Drumsticks Are a Pantry Miracle — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Grilling

How One Man Turned $2,000 Into $500 Million

If you’re a newer entrepreneur finding your way toward success, this man’s story will inspire you and give you four strategies that helped him turn $2,000 into over $500 million.<p><b>Who is Tim Gill?</b><p>In the early 1980s, Tim Gill found himself newly unemployed. He was let go from a small business due to …

Entrepreneurship

The Nest doesn’t even have a touchscreen, but this Alexa ready smart thermostat does for under $100

If you’re tired of pressing buttons and twisting dials but you still want a smart thermostat that can help you save money and can be controlled by …

I Was the Mean Girl in Middle School, and This Is What My Mom Did to Change That

Before the time of the internet when being a bully meant being nasty to another girl's face, I was the most horrible little monster you would ever meet. I was an old-fashioned bully; the type that would terrorize little girls through mocking, name-calling, and excluding them from activities. And I …

Parenting

The perfect ... shepherd’s pie

I once made a formal, if ever-so-slightly slurred, complaint in a Kansas City bar regarding a shepherd’s pie that arrived filled with best US chuck steak. That’s how strongly I feel about this homely lamb dish and its beefy cottage cousin, even if, according to Clarissa Dickson-Wright, they’re less …

Recipes

This 21-Year-Old's $10 Million Business Is Just Nuts (Literally)

Daniel Katz started his first business at the age of 12. Nine years later, he's on his way to building an empire.<p>Daniel Katz isn't good at sitting still. He gets up each day at 2:30 a.m. to do what he calls an hour-long "heavy workout," which, depending on the day, consists of lifting weights, …

I’ve been ruined by Long Long Man, the greatest love story ever told by Japanese gum commercials

Here’s how to use Airtable, the user-friendly spreadsheet app that’s taking Silicon Valley by storm

Everyone in Silicon Valley seems to be talking about Airtable, a user-friendly spreadsheet app that makes it super easy to build custom applications — no coding experience required.<p>Airtable has achieved something of a cult following, especially among developers. Tesla uses Airtable to track …

Hacking Windows 10: How to Break into Somebody's Computer Without a Password (Exploiting the System)

After a hacker has configured Metasploit on a remote private server, created a resource script for automation, and created a simple payload, he or …

Yong Kang Street Will Get the Dim Sum Carts Rolling March 28

Get ready for cartloads of dumplings before the month ends: Yong Kang Street will open tomorrow at Pioneer Place.<p>The highly anticipated dim sum restaurant announced its March 28th opening through the mall’s public relations team, though hints have been abundant online: Google is showing the …

The Story Behind London's Gin Revival — Plus, Where to Drink

There's never been a better time to drink this storied spirit.<p>The history of gin is inextricable from the history of London. This was the city that …

The $90 Light That Kills Bacteria in Your Kitchen Forever

Cleaning is still an excellent way to rid your kitchen of bacteria, but this LED light takes germ-killing to the next level.<p>There are only so many …

Discord: Everything You Need to Know

If you play a lot of online PC games, you should take the time to familiarize yourself with Discord. Essentially Skype for gamers, this service is …

Apps

The Mini Irish Soda Bread Recipe You’ll Eat All Year Round

I turned a traditional Irish Soda Bread recipe into a fun mini treat, perfect for sharing on St. Patrick’s Day or any day of the year.<p>Traditional …

This Flank Steak Recipe Is the Easiest Way to Make Your Dinner Less Boring

For a random weeknight when you’re jonesing for some animal protein, flank steak should be your move.<p>The older I get, the more I appreciate the value of having a set routine. Variety may be the spice of life, but spicy stuff gives me heartburn. Parenting a child and having a job and owning a home …

BBQ

A Julia Child Classic Gets the One-Pot Treatment (& You Get Dinner, Faster)

In Julia Child’s <i>Mastering the Art of French Cooking</i>, Volume One, there are recipes that stretch for pages and pages, calling upon the reader to perform such extraordinary ingredient ministrations that few would have the patience to see them through. Julia’s poetic and instructional prose can make …

iBlinds helps you convert your existing blinds to smart blinds for just $75

Smart cars, smart speakers, smart headphones. It seems these days that everything is becoming smart, with perhaps the exception of people themselves. One of the latest innovations we’re starting to see is things around our home becoming “smart.” When it comes to converting a home from not-smart to …

Home Automation

Amazon's newest acquisition, the doorbell startup Ring, made a smart move to fend off Google

Amazon confirmed on Tuesday that it was planning to acquire the smart-doorbell startup Ring, which lets homeowners talk to visitors using their phones. News reports put the price tag at about $1 billion (£715 million).<p>Amazon hasn't gone into much detail about why it acquired Ring, but the company …

This Photographer Shoots Portraits in the Style of Old Master Painters

Gemmy Woud-Binnendijk is a Dutch fine art photographer whose portrait photos may make you feel like you’re walking through a museum. Her style is …

10 Instagram Accounts That Will Make You A Better Chef

Oh - and also very, very hungry

Bond’s Skyfall Barbour Jacket

Usually when one sees a writeup of Bond watches or clothing – one expects to find more formal attire; tuxedos, Rolex watches, and super fast cars. …

Skyfall

Do These 4 Things to Make Your Children Resilient | Inc.com

From social media, virtual reality, the gig economy, crypto-currencies, changes in global balance of power and soon quantum computing, one thing is sure: Our world is changing faster than ever. While all this change is exciting and adrenaline-pumping, it brings with it plenty of stress and …

Parenting

Rao's Famous Lemon Chicken (Pollo al Limone)

To attain maximum heat, preheat broiler for at least 15 minutes before using.<p>Broil chicken halves, turning once, for about 30 minutes or until skin …

Parsley

The Famous Egg Tarts at Lord Stow’s Bakery Macau

If you visit Macau, you will soon hear about the famous Macau Portuguese egg tarts from <b>Lord Stow’s Bakery</b>. They even made it into the 2018 Michelin …

Chinese New Year

This Chicken Caprese Mac and Cheese Is a One-Skillet Wonder

Looking for an easy, tasty dinner you can make without a lot of ingredients? Well, duh, we <i>all</i> want that kind of recipe. This dish is a skillet meal …