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The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Workouts

Get a Handle on Home Maintenance With This Checklist

Seasonal Home Maintenance Checklist<p>Staying on Top of Chores Saves Repairs Later<p>Updated February 26, 2018<p>A big part of the American dream is owning …

Home Improvement

8 Quick Exercises to Build Your Core

For a quick workout that strengthens your core, try a simple routine of eight basic exercises. These are classic moves that have been used by …

Workouts

The Thin

Cooking

5 essential elements of barbecue from master griller Jamie Purviance

Do you know the five essential elements of barbecue?<p>During a recent visit to Tribune's test kitchen, Weber's master griller and best-selling author Jamie Purviance shared some of his tips for maximizing those five essential elements: rub, mop, meat, smoke and sauce. While demonstrating the recipes …

BBQ

Giant Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

8 to 10 Servings<p>The batter for this large-format dreamboat of a cookie (crunchy on the edges, chewy in the middle) is made in one bowl with no special equipment, and can be baked in either a cast-iron or large skillet.<p>March 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup semisweet chocolate wafers (discs, pistoles, …

Dessert

Korean Braised Short Ribs Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Associate editor Christina Chaey finally learns the secret to the braised short ribs her grandma only makes her once a year.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Soysauce

10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

Breakfast

The All-Too-Common Mistakes People Make With Thanksgiving Turkey

The problem with cooking up a Thanksgiving turkey is that there aren’t many opportunities to practice. The need for making a huge bird really comes but once (maybe twice) a year. It’s a big job, and there is a lot to consider.<p>Learning how to cook a turkey is not something you want to approach …

Cooking

Grilled Buffalo Chicken Stuffed with Mozzarella

Cheese, Chicken, Buffalo Hot Sauce…What’s Not to Love!<p>Sometime when I am hungry for Buffalo Style Chicken but not in the mood for wings, this is the …

The Best Cardio Workout You'll Do All Summer

Below is Gaddour's favorite lung-busting, muscle-burning hill workout. Find yourself a hill that's 20- to 30-yards long and on a 10- to 30-degree incline and give it a shot. After this, we guarantee you'll never be so happy to see level ground again.<p><b>Warmup</b><p><b>DO THIS:</b> Perform each move once, walking …

The Best Leg Workout You Can Do without Weights

You don’t need barbells and dumbbells to make your legs scream. Attack your big lower-body muscles with this do-anywhere high-intensity circuit<p>The largest muscles in your body are in your legs, so you want to work them hard. But you don’t always need a heavy barbell or pair of dumbbells to truly …

Workouts

The best Swiss ball abs workout

Using the Swiss ball will give you some distinct advantages over other pieces of equipment or bodyweight alone. It can extend the range of motion …

Workouts

How to Make Dark and Stormy Pineapple

An alternative grilling recipe from the days on the high seas.<p><b>The Dark and Stormy,</b> a classic summer cocktail of ginger beer, rum, and lime, has a 19th-century nautical past linked to the rum runs between the UK and the Caribbean.<p><i>Heat level:</i> Low<i>, when the fire is dying out.</i><p>Read More + Read Less -

Pineapple

Recipe: Grilled Chicken with Mango-Pineapple Salsa - The BBQ Diet

Grilled Chicken with Mango-Pineapple Salsa<p>Go tropical with your grilled chicken by adding a tangy salsa made with pineapple, mango, jalapeno pepper, …

Maple Brined, Apple Wood Smoked Turkey Breast on the Big Green Egg

It was really hot today. And by hot, I mean 100+ degrees F outside. In fact, it’s supposed to be in the high 100s and mid-70s at night for the next …

How to Control Temperature with Indirect Cooking and The 2-Zone Setup for BBQ

The most essential concepts an outdoor cook needs to understand are the importance of temperature control, the differences between direct heat and …

BBQ

Bacon Wrapped Smoked Meatloaf

I love meatloaf so I decided to break out the Weber and smoke one. The Weber kettle is one of the most affordable and versatile bbq tools. For $99 …

Thermometers: How They Work, How To Select Them, and How To Use Them

Nobody knows how many millions of dollars are wasted on overcooked food, but far more importantly, the US Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates …

BBQ

How to Buy A Grill: Print This and Take It Shopping

<i>A grill is "the remote starting-point, the very genesis of our art... gradually intelligence supplanted rude instinct; reason began to deduce effects from supposed causes; and thus cooking was launched upon that highroad along which it has not yet ceased steadily to advance." Auguste Escoffier,</i> …

BBQ

Gas Grills: Buying Guide, Reviews, And Ratings

Want to start a new business? I'll tell you one to avoid: Manufacturing gas grills. Man, there are a lot of choices out there. But that's good for …

Charcoal Grills And Wood Burning Grills: Buying Guide, Reviews, And Ratings

Charcoal grills and wood burning grills are less expensive than gas, produce more smoke and therefore better flavor, and, with the exception of gas …

BBQ

Charcoal Grill vs. Gas Grill Throwdown: Let's Settle This Once And For All

"Gas or Charcoal?" The most frequently asked question since "Chicken or Egg?" The flame war between charcoal purists and gas hotheads burns brighter …

The Thermodynamics of Cooking and How Different Cooking Methods Work

You may have thought you left physics and chemistry behind when you left school, but if you want to eat well, you need to understand that cooking is …