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22 Cozy Slow-Cooker Casseroles That Make Life Easy

Slow-cooker season is in full swing, and these cozy casserole recipes are here to warm your soul. You'll be glad you won't have to bother with the …

Whittling for Beginners: A Guide to the Basics

Playing with knives… Not something to recommend to, well anyone really. But idle hands will find their way to a blade at some point, so curiosities …

Knives

How to Teach a Child to Sew

Sewing is a fun and creative endeavour to take on, especially with your kids. Children of any age can learn some form of sewing that can get them on …

Chicken Pot Shepherd's Pie

In a 4-qt. saucepan, cook potatoes in generously salted water until tender, about 20 minutes. Drain and pass in a potato ricer back into the pan. Add …

Recipes

50 Surprising Things to Make in a Vitamix

If you’ve got any interest in cooking, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of a certain little kitchen gadget known as the Vitamix. Thanks to …

Bodyweight Lunge | Exercise Videos & Guides | Bodybuilding.com

• Stand erect with your feet hip-width apart, chest out, and shoulders back, maintaining the natural curvature of your spine. Your knees should be …

33 Books With Shocking Plot Twists That Still Keep Us Up at Night

Now that Summer is kicking into full gear, it's time to pack your beach bag to the brim with novels that may or may not leave you maybe, slightly, sort of mentally scarred. OK, OK — they're not that bad. But with the rampant success of thrillers like <b>Girl on the Train</b>, <b>The Woman in the Window</b>, and</b> …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

The Best Way to Save and Invest for a Home

Where should you save if you want to buy a home in the next five to 10 years but don't want to use a savings account?<p><b>Q: I want to save to buy a home</b> …

Everything We Know About Season Two of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Season 2 of <i>Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt</i> is finally within reach – the latest season of the show drops on Netflix on Friday at 12:01 a.m..<p>Seeing as we’ve …

Re-Animators: Giving Birth to Gorillaz

How Blur frontman Damon Albarn and comic artist Jamie Hewlett evolved into a cartoon simian rock band<p><b>By David Nolan and Martin Roach</b><p>T<b>here are,</b> of …

How Do We Get Our Drinking Water In The U.S.?

Before you take a gulp of water, try to mentally trace where that water that just gushed out of your taps has been: How did it go from that weird-tasting raindrop to the clear, odorless water that is sitting in your glass now?<p>Safe drinking water is a privilege Americans often take for granted — …

Water

12 Financial Goals You Should Reach By Your 30s

I remember looking up to people in their 30s when I was in college. They looked so grown up, like they had it all figured out. The house, the car, the kids... but now, at 35, I realize some of them just went with the flow, without a plan, and are paying dearly for the mistakes of their early days. …

40 ways to save money on the costs you pay every month

One of the biggest challenges in personal finance is figuring out ways to spend less money — and one of the best ways to accomplish that is to cut down on your monthly expenses.<p>Even though some of our regular bills might seem small and insignificant on their own, their cumulative effect can be …

73 reasons to love the Warriors

From Steph Curry lapping the legends to the team lighting up the scoreboard, here are 73 reasons why the Warriors are just so lovable.<p>1. THE …

#Recipe : Crispy Pan Fried Honey Garlic Chicken

Recipes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>6 tbs honey<br>3 tbs soy sauce<br>3 tbs brown sugar<br>3 tsp vinegar<br>2 tsp sesame oil<br>4 garlic cloves, minced<br>½ cup flour<br>1 tsp salt<br>1 tsp garlic …

Whitewashing: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Late Night Television

Who Owns Chinatown? One Immigrant Family’s Gentrification Fight

<b>When Pei Ying Yu</b> and Yan Nong Yu learn they have to leave their apartment immediately, it comes as a sudden shock even though they’ve been dreading it for months. It’s January 28, 2015, the day after a blizzard hit Boston. The schools are closed and the governor told commuters to stay home. Along …

Urban Design

President Obama and Misty Copeland Interview

The first African American president and the first black principal dancer at the American Ballet Theater have much more in common than their success. …

Why Electing Hillary in ’16 Is More Important Than Electing Obama in ’08

I hear you’re still not Ready for Hillary.<p>I get it. I didn’t start off as her biggest fan either. During the 2008 campaign, I wrote plenty of …

Hillary Clinton

A 30-Minute Yoga Workout to Get Your Heart Racing

When your days are packed with work deadlines, dinners, and, let's be honest, Netflix and chilling, squeezing in a full-on yoga session sounds …

The history of the world, as you’ve never seen it before

By Ana Swanson<p>Ana Swanson<p>Reporter<p>Bio Follow<p>Quick, what famous historical figures were living roughly 500 years ago?<p>A few creative people might bring to mind the rhyme “In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue,” and recall Columbus, Ferdinand and Isabella. Some clever souls might recall that …

Henry Viii

The 20 best rice recipes: part 1

From southern US dirty rice to a perfect lamb biryani, great dishes from top chefs selected by Observer Food Monthly<p>Serves 4<b><br>good</b> <b>quality long grain rice</b> 200g<b><br>butter</b> a knob (no more than 20g)<b><br>lard</b> a little(no more than 20g)<b><br>chicken hearts</b> 100g, minced<b><br>chicken livers</b> 100g, minced<b><br>garlic</b> 1 clove,</b> …

The best dishes from the Top 10 New Restaurants of 2015 - Inside Scoop SF

It was a great year for restaurants in San Francisco. Nine of my Top 10 Restaurants of 2015 are in the city. Only one, Ninebark in Napa, is out of town.<p>The photo gallery above shows some of the best dishes from my top 10 of 2015.<p>Related Links<p>The Bay Area’s Top 10 New Restaurants of 2015<p>This year …

Every Pixar Short Film, Ranked From Worst to Best

2015 marks the first time that Pixar has released two major films in a single calendar year: <i>Inside Out</i> this summer and <i>The Good Dinosaur</i> this past …

Beef Tenderloin Is Too Expensive to Mess Up — Let Us Help

Whether it's served at a romantic dinner for two or it's roasted whole as the centerpiece of a holiday dinner, beef tenderloin is the classic choice …

Wikipedia has a ton of money. So why is it begging you to donate yours?

By Caitlin Dewey<p>Caitlin Dewey<p>Reporter covering food policy<p>Email Bio Follow<p>If you’ve been on Wikipedia at any point in the past 24 hours, you probably noticed a dramatic, black-and-yellow banner plastered atop your screen: “DEAR WIKIPEDIA READERS,” it begins in all caps — before launching into a …

Internet

Tina Fey's and Amy Poehler's Answers to Fan Questions Will Make You Love Them Even More Than You Thought Possible

*Individually, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are two of the greats. But together? Well, there's no one better. Let the ultimate power pair—costarring again in <i>Sisters</i>—explain their two-decade friendship.*Forget Jay Z and Beyoncé, or Brad and Angelina—the real love story of our time is the friendship …

George Clooney