Adam Baker

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This Is the Chillest, Easiest Way to Poach an Egg

Somehow, in the last few weeks, I have become someone who wakes up at 6:30 a.m. I did not choose this path—I would always rather be sleeping, …

Breakfast

Félix d'Herelle and the Bacteriophages

An electron micrograph of bacteriophages attached to a bacterial cell. These viruses are the size and shape of coliphage T1<p>On April 25, 1873, …

Microbiology

Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk Just Taught a Master Class in How to Run a Company

Two innovative thinkers. Two extremely detailed communiqus. Many invaluable lessons.<p>Jeff Bezos. Elon Musk.<p>These two tech visionaries share a lot in common. They're both known as extremely innovative thinkers. They're both trying to change the world, one by altering the way people buy products and …

Leadership

This $30 reusable smart notebook may have gotten rejected on 'Shark Tank' — but I swear by it in my everyday life

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Rocketbook</i><p>If you're an old soul who prefers pen and paper notes (they're just more <i>personal,</i> you know?<i>)</i>, or you just get how obnoxious it is …

Productivity

23 Shoe Hacks You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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Shoes

31 Storage And Organization Products You Didn’t Realize Your Home Needed

~Lets get organized, organized.~<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i><p><i>Some reviews have been edited for</i> …

Shopping

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for peanut and broccoli pad thai

In the late 1930s, Thailand’s prime minister held a public competition to find a new national noodle dish. The winning entry was a dish that combined rice noodles, vegetables, peanuts, shrimp and egg, and it was named “pad Thai” in a bid to promote Thai-ness. This vegan interpretation of that …

Vegan Recipes

The 100 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions; Internet - Products

It's been an up and down few years for Google's Chrome web browser.<p>When we first did a version of this story in January 2015, Chrome had about 22.65 …

19 vegan food hacks that will change your life

Following a vegan diet is pretty easy these days. Whether you aim to eat more plant-based food for your health, the environment or the animals, …

Meera Sodha’s recipe for vegan kimchi pancakes

I discovered kimchi only a few months ago, but when I did, there were fireworks. I nearly ate a whole jar of Kim Kong Kimchi in a single salty, spicy and sour sitting. Then I went in search of recipes that would justify buying more, and became acquainted with the kimchi jeon at Oshibi, a Korean …

Pancakes

This handy app turns your LinkedIn profile into a gorgeous CV

While most websites let you apply for jobs straight with your LinkedIn profile, it doesn’t hurt to keep a polished CV around in case you need to submit one for the vacancies you’re eyeing. But building up a sleek resume could be a hassle, especially if you struggle with designing stuff.<p>Available …

Pancake Day 2018: Five best pancake recipes for vegans and gluten-free diets

It’s almost Shrove Tuesday which means you should have one thing on your mind: pancakes.<p>Whether you’re vegan, dairy-free or coeliac yourself, or are …

10 vegan and low FODMAP recipes you need to try

Nobody should have to give up on being a vegn for medical reasons, but facing the low FODMAP diet is a big ask if you don’t eat meat, fish or …

Vegan

Vegan Sourdough Blueberry Pancakes

These vegan Sourdough Blueberry Pancakes are crispy and golden at the edges and fluffy and tender inside. They are also whole wheat. A vegan, …

Breakfast

Here's what an effective LinkedIn profile looks like in 2018

Hate to break it to you, but if you're treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you're doing it wrong.<p>Nearly every industry uses LinkedIn to find and vet job candidates, and over 90% of recruiters rely on the site, according to data from the Society of Human Resource Management. So your …

Employment

Should You Be Using Probiotic Skin-Care Products?

Here's what experts have to say about this beauty trend.<p>You probably know all about probiotics for your gut. They help aid digestion and they're …

The Simple Trick for Cooking Way Better Rice

Just like pasta, I tend to have a bag of rice on hand at all times. When I can’t think of anything else for dinner, I throw on a pot of rice and hope …

Nigella Just Invented an Ingenious New Christmas Cookie

Move over, Cronut. Nigella Lawson may have just created the hottest new hybrid food. On the most recent episode of <i>At My Table</i>, Nigella Lawson …

Dessert

Crispy Spiced Chickpeas

When it comes to snacks, crunchy and spicy are popular qualities. These baked chickpeas are both, plus they are healthy and easy to make. Just toss …

How to win an argument, even when you're wrong

I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.<p>I'm not suggesting that you'd do this, but I do love a good debate. It's possible there may have been times, at a dinner party or two, where I've used this approach to …

Thomasina Miers’ recipe for chicken panzanella salad

I am a bread snob, and I will justify myself to anyone who’ll listen. I’ll happily fight this one out to the end. Jesus fed the people with loaves and fishes for a reason: bread used to be good for us, dense with vitamins and nutrients. After the second world war came fast-rise, “Chorleywood”-style …

Tomatoes

Sleep In, Then Make the Best Blueberry Pancakes of Your Life This Weekend

These ricotta pancakes are extremely fluffy thanks to a little trick.<p>When your friends know you love to cook—and even worse if they know you do it professionally—you get a lot of “so when are you gonna make me dinner?”. I even got a very specific, "can you make me pancakes?" request last summer …

Breakfast

Shoe Maker Beckett Simonon Is An Industry Disruptor: Review

In this day and age of e-commerce, we hear about more and more companies acting as a disruptor in their respective industries. Beckett Simonon is no …

Outfits and Style Tips: Black and Greats Sneakers from Chris Mehan

Home Styled By Outfits and Style Tips: Black and Greats Sneakers from Chris Mehan<p>Smart casual look from one of Instagram’s premier style mavens, …

This Indian Butter Chicken Is the Perfect 30-Minute Meal

There's something magical about picking up some spicy Indian takeout and pouring yourself a cold glass of Riesling on a night when you really don't …

Butter Chicken

Ding’s ‘smart enough’ doorbell raises $345k+ on Seedrs

Ding, a London-based hardware startup, has raised more than £263,000 (~$345k) via the Seedrs equity crowdfunding platform as it works to get its first product — a wi-fi connected doorbell — to market this year.<p>It’s the second tranche of crowdfunding the team has taken in, following a Kickstarter …

These are the pants that make my long daily commute much easier and more comfortable

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Rhone<p>Whether for work or leisure, commuting is something everybody has to do at one point or another.<p>An office environment calls for pants …

Kimchi Fried Rice (Kimchi Bokumbap)

Kimchi fried rice <i>(</i><i>bokumbap</i> or <i>bokkeumbap</i>) makes for a simple meal that helps you use two items commonly found in Korean pantries and …

Food & Dining

Tired of Ending Your Emails With 'Regards'? Here Are 69 Other Options | Inc.com

I have an embarrassing confession: The vast majority of the time, I sign off my emails with "Thanks!" It doesn't matter if I have anything to show appreciation for or not--it tends to be my default signature.<p>When I'm not busy expressing my gratitude for absolutely nothin'? I go with a standard …

Owe

Slender, crisp phyllo rolls hold lemony shredded chicken

<i>Makes about 16 rolls, each 4 inches, enough to serve 4</i><p>Similar in size to spring rolls at Chinese restaurants, these flaky chicken-filled rolls are …