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8 Genius Things Hidden on the Amazon Website

Turns out that on top of fast shipping and affordable pricing, if you're willing to spend some time digging through the navigational menu on the …

Shopping

8 Things You Should Know Before Buying A Smart Doorbell, Like Nest Hello Or Ring

Here's how to gauge whether that upgrade is truly worth it.<p>Let's be real: These days, whenever somebody rings the doorbell, there's a 90 percent chance it's someone you're not expecting, often trying to sell you something. Or your nosy neighbor, eager to poll you on whether that mole on her back …

Home Security

The 15-minute dish that will wow weeknight dinner guests

Presented by Perdue<p>Hosting your monthly book club or women’s circle at your place always <i>sounds</i> like a good idea—until it’s the night before and …

Food

Grilled Zucchini and Eggplant with Basil Vinaigrette Recipe

Step 1<p>Preheat grill to medium (400°F). Combine the shallot and red wine vinegar in the bowl of a mini food processor. Let stand 5 minutes. Add the …

Recipes

This Gut-Friendly Diet Could Cure Your Bloating for Good

You make every effort to live a healthy lifestyle. You prioritize exercise, stock your fridge with healthy fruits and vegetables, and get a solid …

Cauliflower Rice-Stuffed Peppers

From: EatingWell.com, May 2018<p>Slash the calories and carbs of traditional stuffed peppers by swapping white rice for cauliflower "rice." The riced …

Food

The 10 Best Meatless Pasta Recipes You Need to Know

Whether you're vegetarian or just searching for more dinner options that are meatless, pasta is always a great answer. Since it's really a blank …

15 Life-Saving Kitchen Hacks

Including how to keep your produce fresh for longer!

The 38 Essential Tacos in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is a taco city unrivaled in America, and each year the genre grows to meet the insatiable demand of Angelenos across all demographics for the country’s favorite dish. The competition is fierce here, and there are countless celebrated tacos in the City of Angels worthy of accolades that …

Mexico

15 Slow Cooker Meals to Get You Through the Work Week

November 26, 2017<p>Copy By: Cassandra Monroe<br>• Feature Image By: One Lovely Life<p>Ease, comfort, and little preparation required- these are a few reasons …

The Single Best Meals in Los Angeles, As Told by Friends of Eater

Bill Esparza, Food Writer<p>Mocotó in São Paulo. But here in L.A., the guest chef series at Providence with Enrique Olvera, Virgílio Martinez, and Michael Cimarusti.<p>Oren Peleg, Eater LA Contributor<p>Revolutionario Tacos. God bless you, Zadi.<p>Brigham Yen, DTLA Rising<p>The corzetti pasta with lobster at Miro …

10 Stylish Online Home Stores to Help Kick Your Ikea Habit

With the New Year upon us—and with any luck, some holiday cash in your pocket—it's a good time to update your home with something other than an Ikea shelving system (although, if you need one of those, so be it). The trick to having a stylish, thoughtfully appointment pad is to know where to shop …

8 Smart Home Devices That Will Make Life Easier

Technology giants like Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Apple are all vying to coalesce the still-nebulous array of smart home technologies available …

13 effective ways your startup can use Periscope to grow the business

By now, most digital-savvy startups are not only popping up on Pinterest and Facebook, but also on Snapchat and Instagram. Visual and video-driven …

Marketing

Xeriscaping Plus: Drought-Proof Gardening Resources

Anyone who lives in Southern California (or anywhere near a desert, for that matter) knows the familiar struggle of trying to keep verdant, usually …

Landscaping

3 Tricks To Getting A Strong Wi-Fi Connection No Matter Where You Are

Netflix on the deck? No problem.<p>Sadly, we're not yet living in an age of ubiquitous high-speed Wi-Fi access—there are still internet black spots hiding in distant basement corners and the edges of the yard where it can be difficult to get on Facebook let alone Netflix.<p>Take heart though, because …

Wi-Fi

How Amazon's Fire TV Stick paid for itself

I bought the Amazon Fire TV Stick video streamer at the pre-order price of $20. It's now $39, but still a good deal. Here's why:<p><i>[UPDATE: Never mind</i> …

Smart TV

How to avoid long waits at the Genius Bar before you get there

Cracked screens, dead batteries and water damage — sometimes you simply can’t avoid a trip to the Genius Bar to get your broken Apple device back in …

Operating Systems

The Art of Being Pharrell

Five leading artists attempt to pin down the genius of Pharrell Williams.<p><b>Urs Fischer</b><p>Williams photographed by Joshua White/JWPictures.com. Special thanks to Tara Subkoff. Hair by Edward Lampley for Bumble and bumble at D+V Management; Makeup by Anne Kohlhagen for Chanel. Models: Herieth Paul, Frida …

Veggie & Egg Tower of Power

18 Documentaries You Need To Watch On Hulu Right Now

Buried beneath the NBC sitcoms and comedy specials that litter Hulu's homepage lies a wealth of art films and documentaries just calling out for the culture vulture in need of something to watch. The streaming service is home to the Criterion Collection, a curated database of films that would make …

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Sour power

I was recently asked what I meant by saying I look for "drama in the mouth" when eating. I certainly don't want every mouthful to make a statement, …