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50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers | Inc.com

<i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow and; recommended by Serena Williams. The hip-hop mogul on</i> …

Books

The Gear You Need to Make Your iPad Your Only Computer

There are two types of people in the world: Those who just know they could never get away with using an iPad as their only computer, and everyone …

Recipe: Truffled Corn Soup

Truffled Corn Soup<p>Serves 4<p>8 medium fresh ears of corn, husks removed <br>7 cups water <br>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 medium shallot, minced<br>Kosher …

Food Preservation

Turn Your Dodge into a Camper—For $4,700

The American propensity for the preposterously gargantuan should leave no doubt as to why Winnebagos and other Greyhound-bus-sized RVs rule the road. Testament to this: the discontinuation of Volkswagen's Eurovan and Westfalia—two of the most popular small camper vans ever made.<p>That's where Ian …

RVs

The ultimate holiday reading guide: 178 books to make you a wiser traveller

What should you be reading this summer? Here are a few of our suggestions, listed under some of the destinations most popular with British travellers. The rough criteria were that the books mentioned should be evocative of place, or illuminating of culture or have caused a bit of a stir locally or …

How to Make Cheese, Ale and Potato Pie

This, ladies and gentlemen, is what a savory pie ought to be. Clair Ptak of Violet Bakery shared this dish with Food & Wine so the rest of the world …

Baking

Amish Slaw Recipe

"I live in a wonderful Amish community and the ladies here are wonderful cooks. This is a lovely cole slaw recipe for those who like slaw without …

Spices

HugeDomains.com - OurGardenClub.com is for sale (Our Garden Club)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Portable mattress is like sleeping on air

Air mattresses have grown sturdier, more comfortable, and, of late, taller, making them great for taking along on driving vacations -- or even overseas trips -- where there may be more people than beds in your accommodations.<p>Always on the lookout for improvements, I've fallen in like with the new …

The Winter-Proof Travato

We really enjoy the great outdoors when there aren’t crowds around. For a lot of places like National Parks, that pretty much narrows things down to …

Home Improvement

Lessons Learned from Owning a Diesel Motorhome

I’ve owned my 2014 Winnebago View Profile now for over a year. Its a 26 ft class C motorhome with a small diesel engine (3.0L V6 Turbo diesel). I …

RVs

10 Of The Best Rated RV Parks In America

You'll never forget your stay at these popular RV resorts and parks across America! 10 Of The Best Rated RV Parks In America appeared first on …

RVs

How to Make French Baguettes Recipe

"I always thought you can't make real French baguettes at home, but once I tried it I realized I was wrong. Again. You're going to be fairly shocked …

Baking

Genius Pork Shoulder Ragu (a.k.a. The Instant Dinner Party)

For me, and maybe for you, entertaining feels like a hurdle to be buckled down against—and I'm the Creative Director of a food and lifestyle company. Something is wrong here.<p>Maybe it's the swirl of unattainable scenes on Instagram and Pinterest, or the Genius Recipes moniker to live up to, or my …

Fried Smashed Potatoes

Create an Umami-Rich Demi Glace Without Meat

It's getting colder outside and that means it's time for warm, sauce-laden dishes. This fall, try to make an rich, umami jus from roasted vegetables that can be served with pastas and more. Get the scoop on how to make this vegan demi glace in the video above.

Food

Travel Sketching 101

I’ve been sketching my way around the world for five years now, and I can safely say the practice has forever changed me as a traveler. I love how my sketchbook slows me down, throws all of my senses wide open, and paves the way to spontaneous encounters with locals and fellow visitors alike.<p>So, in …

Here's What $1,400 Rents Around Philly Right Now

<i>Welcome back to Curbed Comparisons, a dive into the options available for a certain price point in various neighborhoods. Is one person's loft another persons's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $1,400/month.</i><p>2601 Pwky<p>↑ First up, this one-bedroom unit in the <b>Art Museum</b> area is going for …

Computing the optimal road trip across the U.S.

Last week, Tracy Staedter from Discovery News proposed an interesting idea to me: Why not use the same algorithm from my Where’s Waldo article to …

RVs

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The Food Lab: How to Make Parisian Gnocchi

GalleryThe Food Lab: How to Make Parisian Gnocchi<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>We've all met gnocchi before. Those potato-based pasta pillows that at their best are light and bouncy, though more often then not come off as leaden and heavy. Well, those gnocchi are another story …

Pizza Lab: How to Make Ramen Crust Pizza

It looks like pizza, smells like pizza, it even <i>tastes</i> a little like pizza, but it's not pizza. At least, not inasmuch as pizza is defined by its bread-based crust. The slice you are looking at shares much in common with pizza. It's got gooey melted cheese. It's got a robust tomato sauce that …

Airport Dining Guides Across the Eater Universe, May '13

Eating at airports can be a challenge, but the situation has drastically improved in recent years. In most cases, if you know what you're doing, you can actually eat pretty well. Just in time for summer vacations, all the Eater city sites today have put together some fantastically useful <b>Airport</b> …