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The 6 Most Stylish Cycling Socks of 2018

In a small, brightly-colored corner of Instagram, there exists a growing yet peculiar community of cyclists who’ve taken to something they …

Cycling

7 Online Butchers That Bring Quality Meat to Your Doorstep

Don’t live near one of those four-star sustainable butchers? Not a problem.<p>It’s easy to wax poetic about buying meat from a sustainable source when you live close to a local butcher shop that cuts down whole, local animals every day. But what if such a spot isn’t accessible? Or, for that matter, …

BBQ

How Anthony Bourdain Came to Be Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain grew up to be one of the world's most adventurous (and opinionated) eaters. Here, he credits his father for the man he became.<p><i>Editor's Note 6/8/18: We are saddened to learn of Anthony Bourdain's death at age 61. In 2012, he wrote a Father’s Day essay for Bon Appétit about his</i> …

Jersey Shore

The 25 Best Coffee Roasters in America

What does it take to be one of the best coffee roasters in America? To some critics, it’s innovation — the willingness to throw “rules” by the …

Lifepack Carry-On Closet

Traveling is generally a nice event in one’s life, but even when it’s for leisure and not a business trip, there is normally a lot of hassle with the …

Cast Iron Shrimp Pan

Grilling is the ideal way to cook shrimp because shrimp needs quick high heat to keep it juicy and flavorful. But grilling shrimps on a barbecue is a …

Recipes

With These Pants, You’ll Always Travel in Comfort

We cope with enough hassles — delays, low-quality/high-cost food, invasive row mates — and make enough concessions when traveling that to be …

Finex Cast Iron Dutch Oven

The Cast Iron Dutch Oven is a new add-on to Finex’s portfolio of cast iron cookers. Being a FINEX product, all of its regular features are there such …

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What You Need To Know About Kids' Screen Time Right Now

WATCH: Three little rules that can help your kids cultivate a healthy relationship with screens.<p>Our latest NPR Ed video takes on that question so many parents are asking: How much time should my kid spend looking at phones and screens and tablets and TVs and ...<p>In a nutshell (and inspired by food …

Kids

The Best American-Made Chef’s Knives Money Can Buy

A good chef’s knife should go unnoticed – cutting, chopping and slicing effortlessly, almost autonomously. But going unnoticed does not necessarily …

Chelsea Rainwalker Blk/Red

The Stutterheim Rainwalker is based on the timeless silhouette of a Chelsea boot. By adding a contrasting sole, the Stutterheim design team have …

Brooks Online Shop – Luxury Quality Bicycle Equipment

"It is not the name of Brooks which makes the saddle good,<br>but the saddle, and its excellence, that makes the name supreme."

Hinoki Japanese Chef Knife

Hinoki is a new brand that utilises the finest materials and time-honoured techniques, to create objects that inspire the mind, stimulate the senses …

Deck Boot - 6"

Story<p><b>Alaska’s favorite boots</b><p>What cowboy boots are to Texans, what flip flops are to Hawaiians, and what Bean Boots are to Mainers, Xtratufs are to …

The Best Car Stereos With Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

After putting in 40 hours researching 35 car stereos and talking to experts, and spending another 20 hours testing nine of the most promising models, …

4 Places to Visit in Japan Before Everyone Else Does

Japan is in the middle of a travel boom. Political instability across much of the world has given it the appeal of a safe haven, and before the 2020 …

Fender American Original Guitars

Combining the looks of classic models with modern components, the new line of Fender American Original Guitars offers the best of both worlds. …

Guitar

Shop Like the Pros and Order Your Beef Online

These days, you can purchase nearly anything online. Beef is no exception. From traditional mail-order companies like Omaha Steaks to farm-direct …

BBQ

Clifton Baumatic 10436

This expertly manufactured movement, visible through the case back and assembled in the traditional manner, features several innovative components …

baumatic

Deck boot - 6"

Story<p><b>Alaska’s favorite boots</b><p>What cowboy boots are to Texans, what flip flops are to Hawaiians, and what Bean Boots are to Mainers, Xtratufs are to …

Danner Feather Light 917 Boot

Combining their iconic design with the comfort of a sneaker, the Danner Feather Light 917 Boot is built for the modern explorer. They start with an …

This vegetarian chili recipe with sweet potato is about to be your new go-to

January is basically a month-long meal-time paradox: Short days and cold weather elicit cravings for comfort food (mac and cheese, anyone?), but …

Recipes

The 15 Best Bourbons You Can Buy in 2018

Bourbon has never been more popular than it is right now. This definitive guide of the best bourbons of 2018 explores everything you need to know …

Utility

Utility<p>$155.00<p>Japanese carbon steel, 100% copper, with a burnt wood handle made from Mt. Tamalpais windfall white oak.<p>Made in Bolinas by Kurtis Major.

How to clean a dishwasher

You’re probably reading the headline of this article thinking, “don’t dishwashers clean themselves when they clean the dishes?” Sadly, much like how …

Cleaning

How to Use This Secret Tool to Find Amazing Flight Deals

Even if you've never heard of Matrix by ITA software, you've certainly seen its magic at work. It powers both Google Flights as well as KAYAK, and is …

The 31 best gins to try this Christmas

Gin is for all year round, as far as I’m concerned, but there’s something truly lovely about choosing a special bottle to enjoy over Christmas, …

Tesla’s Slick New Portable Battery Has the Juice

At the end of last week, Tesla’s Roadster went viral after videos of the car’s stunning acceleration speed were shared around the internet, from …