Luis Casco-Arias

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Naan Recipes

Poppy Seed Naan<p>This poppy seed naan puffs perfectly on the stovetop in a cast-iron skillet.<p>GO TO RECIPE<p>Homemade Naan<p>Naan is traditionally cooked in a …

Cast Iron Skillet

How Okera Distills The Beauty Of Spreadsheets And SQL

When it comes to creating a new data landscape, we are now in the equivalent of a Renaissance period, with vendors creating products based on genuinely new ideas for how to organize the work we do.<p>I recently started studying a technology created by Okera, a California startup that has an idea for …

Databases

Recipe: No-Knead Skillet Focaccia — Recipes from The Kitchn

There's something extra special about bringing warm, homemade bread to the table — perhaps it's because it's such an infrequent occurrence. If you'd …

Recipes

Easy flatbreads can be made in no time – and with no oven

Fresh bread, however, is a year-round necessity, as far as I’m concerned. When there’s a nip in the air, I love to churn out crusty loaves of rye, …

Food

10 ways smart people work less and get more done

Some people have an uncanny ability to get things done. They keep their nights and weekends sacred and still get more done than people who work 10 or …

Success

10 Easy Pieces: Terracotta Plant Nannies

Worried your plants will shrivel in the summer sun this holiday weekend? Instead of hiring a plant sitter, consider the clay option. That’s what the …

Water

10 cookies from around the world that you'll want to try immediately

Here are 10 types of cookies from around the world that would be enough to tempt Cookie Monster himself.<p>Alfajores are for breakfast in Argentina.<p>If …

Deep Frying

This Pro Trick Keeps Apples from Browning (Nope Not Lemons!) — Tips from The Kitchn

One of the biggest challenges of packing my kids' school lunches is seeing — and cleaning up — the food that comes back home. Not only is it a major …

Saltwater

The One Tea That Gets Rid Of Back And Stomach Fat, According To Experts

You can eat healthy and exercise daily but that doesn’t mean you’re shedding extra pounds. You need to put real thought into all of your decisions. …

Five-minute steam treatment that shrinks enlarged prostate offers hope for millions of men

A new five-minute steam treatment for an enlarged prostate has been hailed as a breakthrough by NHS surgeons following tests on British patients.<p>The simple procedure was found to shrink glands on average by 36 per cent - but while the result is similar to other treatments, it has far less severe …

18 Must-See Museums From Around the World

Tour everything from the Guggenheim to the Museum of Broken Relationships.<p>Every city has a museum, or two or three, that they love to boast about. …

Fast-growing plants for screens

If you need to create privacy from neighbours, mask an ugly view, create natural divisions in your garden, or create a feeling of enclosure around a …

Classic Empanadas Recipe

"These classic empanadas are ubiquitous all over Argentina. Filled with minced beef, hard-boiled egg, green olives, and potatoes, they make a filling …

Last Call: Let's make baguettes at home

Baguette tutorial<p>My <i>Takeout</i> colleague Kate Bernot and I both a bit obsessed with baking breads at the moment. Having started with Jim Lahey’s …

Prostatitis: 'How I meditated away chronic pelvic pain'

<b>For almost two years, I experienced pains I did not tell friends about. Burning and stinging in your genital area don't make for good dinner-party conversation.</b><p>But I'm now writing about it precisely because, as I found out, many men like me needlessly suffer in silence.<p>At the onset in mid-2016, …

Soft and Chewy Balkan Bread Recipe

"Pogaca (Bosnian/Croatian) or pogacha is a type of bread baked in the ashes of the fireplace, and later on in the oven. This bread is found in the …

The Complete Guide To Stir-Fry Cooking [Infographic]

Image: iStock<p>Once you know the basics of stir-frying, an endless variety of quick and healthy dishes will await you. These infographics from Cook …

Facts don’t change people’s minds. Here’s what does

If you had asked me this question – How do you change a mind? – two years ago, I would have given you a different answer.<p>As a former scientist, I …

Critical Thinking

The Secret to Amazing Quiche

With its buttery crust and rich, eggy filling loaded with crumbled bacon and tangy Swiss cheese, Quiche Lorraine is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser for …

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Documentaries

Venezuela's Oil Exports Are Headed Toward Zero

On May 21st President Donald Trump signed a new executive order prohibiting certain oil-related transactions with Venezuela. GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, argues that the new sanctions are symbolic in comparison to the more targeted sanctions previously considered that would …

World Cup 2018: Everything you need to know about all 32 teams competing for the biggest prize in football

World Cup season is upon us.<p>As 32 nations head to Russia to compete for the biggest prize in international football, the world waits to watch the …

What Happens When a Bad-Tempered, Distractible Doofus Runs an Empire?

One of the few things that Kaiser Wilhelm II, who ruled Germany from 1888 to 1918, had a talent for was causing outrage. A particular specialty was insulting other monarchs. He called the diminutive King Victor Emmanuel III of Italy “the dwarf” in front of the king’s own entourage. He called Prince …

How to make your carpets look new again (without steam cleaning)

If you don't own a steam cleaner, renting one and dragging it home to clean your carpets can be a pain. Plus, you have to do the deed, <i>then</i> wait for the carpet to dry. If you don't have time or funds for all that, you can freshen up your carpet in around an hour with a few low-cost items you …

New IBM Guardium Tool Detects Sensitive Data for GDPR Compliance

Though the deadline for GDPR compliance has already passed, there are still many organizations that are not compliant, which is why IBM wants to help …

Databases

This Powerful, Portable Battery Ensures You'll Never Get Stuck With a Dead Phone Again

Smartphones and laptops are lifelines and it can be a major inconvenience if they die at the wrong time, which is why portable batteries are so …

Portable

Is your home making you unhappy? The quick fix interior tips to boost your mood

Two years ago, Victoria Harrison was unhappy; burnt out from her commute, stressed at work, not sleeping, and living on chocolate and coffee. When she looked at her friends, also successful 30-something professionals in their dream jobs, she noticed something similar.<p>“We were all tired but wired,” …

FIFA World Cup 2018: Complete schedule of games, how to watch

The 2018 World Cup — the 21st edition of the international soccer tournament — will be held in Russia. This is the first time that the tournament will be held in Russia.<p>A total of 32 teams will be competing, with the group stage set for June 14-June 28, Round of 16 from June 30-July 3, …

Costa Rica

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Great cookie recipes are like gold. Are there is a long list of great ones here! There are classics like chocolate chip cookies, shortbread, skillet …

The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy

The class divide is already toxic, and is fast becoming unbridgeable. You’re probably part of the problem.<p>1.<p>For about a week every year in my childhood, I was a member of one of America’s fading aristocracies. Sometimes around Christmas, more often on the Fourth of July, my family would take up …