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Five funds that will pay your pension AND generate capital for your heirs

Annuity rates are rising - which is good news for retirees who are prepared to swap a lump sum for an income paid for life.<p>But the rates are still poor in comparison to other returns. Importantly, annuity returns are still, in many cases, less than the income you could hope to receive from a …

Investing

Day Trading Strategies For Beginners

Day trading – the act of buying and selling a financial instrument within the same day, or even multiple times over the course of a day, taking …

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

Stone cold silver fox and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain is consulted for his sage wisdom on basically everything pertaining to food. And why not? …

Anthony Bourdain

The Internet Has Gone Crazy for This Spaghetti Recipe

And for a really good reason.<p>One of the best things about working at a food website is being so close to our readers. On Facebook, people exclaim "Making this for dinner!" and "Looks so yummy!" — and never hold back from sharing when you think something looks absolutely foul. It's our jobs to bring …

The Most Popular Recipes from 2015

Cooking

A Simple Guide To Men's Wardrobe Maintenance

As winter (or summer for our northern friends) draws to a close, it’s a poignant time to think about wardrobe organisation.<p>While most of us spend …

5 Popular Internet Nutrition Myths (How Many Have You Fallen For?)

If your nutrition information comes primarily from your email inbox or social media, what you're reading may be misleading, inaccurate and may even be harmful to your health. Here, five popular nutrition myths that have spread like a virus on the Internet that you can stop believing.<p><b>Myth: Coconut</b> …

Skillet Basil-Peach Chicken Breasts

Sweet peaches, basil and shallots are a great flavor combination in this light, savory-sweet chicken dish.<p>Once in a while I like to take a break from …

The Act of Sous-Viding Is a Poetic Affair

The act of sous-viding is a poetic affair. Like a flower blooming, the process is long and gradual and, watching it progress can be an optical illusion. Sous vide cooks long and low, yielding delicate results over time. So, after watching an egg submerged for an hour, you may want to blink a bit …

For a Perfect Fried Egg, Do as the Spanish Do

My humble love affair with Spanish food began with the egg. I was eight years old the first time I visited my godparents, Angel and Pilar, in …

Breakfast

Watch Justin Warner Make 14-Hour Cold Brew Coffee in Five Minutes

New York restaurateur/Food Network star Justin Warner likes cold brew coffee, but he doesn't necessarily have the patience to wait 14 hours for it. His solution: science. With the help of a cream charger, Warner shows Gimme Coffee education director Sarah Leslie how to cut down the the wait time to …

Chicken Alfredo Penne Casserole

Instant Pot 5-Ingredient Chicken Tacos<p>Oven-Crisp Fish Tacos<p>Quick Fish with Chickpeas, Tomatoes, and Sage<p>One Pan Oven Skirt Steak with Broccolini and …

‘Fast Flip’ for the Best Steak of Your Life

<b>Last Updated November, 2017.</b><p>Breaking misconceptions can be tough on the psyche. No one enjoys learning they’ve been wrong the whole time. Debunking …

The Ducati Scrambler Is an Entry-Level Winner

Somewhere up around 5,000 feet, I wove along a black asphalt ribbon among rock faces and steep slopes drenched in ancient pines. Hidden further up …

YotaPhone 2 review: niche and expensive, but seriously cool

YotaPhone was inarguably one of the quirkiest smartphones released last year, with not one, but two displays. This curious marriage of LCD and E Ink was certainly a manufacturing achievement, but limited uses for the secondary screen meant it simply couldn't live up to its potential. Undeterred, …

Why The U.S. Chills Its Eggs And Most Of The World Doesn't

Go in search of eggs in most foreign countries and you might encounter a strange scene: eggs on a shelf or out in the open air, nowhere near a refrigerator.<p>Shock and confusion may ensue. What are they doing there? And are they safe to eat?<p>We Americans, along with the Japanese, Australians and …

Breakfast in Bed with Homemade English Muffins (and Doughnut Muffins, too!)

Breakfast in bed is rarely served at my house, but that's something I'm trying to rectify. I know it's considered best if someone makes it for you, …

How to Make Cheez-Its at Home

<i>All week long, our very own Jennifer Steinhauer from Weeknights with Jenny will be sharing recipes from her new book Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today). Follow along to win one of five copies we’re giving away -- and to take a trip down memory lane.</i><p><i>Today: A</i> …

Recipes

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread. (aka, an embarrassingly easy summer snack.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2014 99<p>Today’s dish is really just a math lesson.<p>How …

5 Tricks to Making a Really Excellent Burger

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>From cuts to fat content to seasoning, Cara is teaching you 5 simple</i> …

Burger

Jenny's 5 Essential Baking Tools

<i>Today, Jenny -- this week's guest editor! -- is sharing</i> <i>her 5 essential baking tools, with plenty of bonus tidbits to go around. You'll want these to make all the recipes in her new book, Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today). Stock up, then go preheat your oven.</i><p>…

Dessert

30 Best Men's Cologne Of All Time

It’s men’s cologne time, baby. Now that we’re well into the year, we’re due for another round-up of the best scents for men. This year’s selection …

6 Common Burger Cooking Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

We love burgers—but from choosing the wrong meat to overloading on the condiments, are you making any of these common cooking mistakes?<p>Is there anything better than the classic simplicity of a burger fresh off the grill? A good burger—juicy, flavorful, and with just the right fixin's—is summer …

BBQ

Drake x Air Jordan 6 - “OVO” | Preview

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>106<p>106<p>SHARES<p>Originally thought to be an April Fools’ Prank, confirmation came over the weekend that Jordan …

Nike 2014 Summer Air Force 1 AC Premium City Pack

Nike Sportswear’s latest City Pack once again crosses from the East Coast to the West Coast for<p>Nike Sportswear‘s latest City Pack once again crosses from the East Coast to the West Coast for inspiration, this time utilizing a premium take on the Air Force 1 AC as a canvas. Celebrating the …

adidas Originals Infusion "Match Play"

Never shying away from bold remakes of archival models, adidas Originals presents this luxe take on<p>Never shying away from bold remakes of archival models, adidas Originals presents this luxe take on the Match Play silhouette. Bringing the tennis classic firmly into modern times, the model returns …