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What to Do Right Away After Inheriting Money

The first thing to do is absolutely nothing.<p>Turns out, grandma was hoarding millions.<p>Or grandpa. Or maybe your old ex who forgot to update their will, or your aunt who you had a close relationship with, or you’re a participant in any number of scenarios where huge inheritances suddenly come out of …

Personal Finance

How to Choose the Right Caulk for Any Surface

Seal the gaps.<p>Caulk is used to create a waterproof or insulating seal between building materials. Examples where caulk is used to fill a gap include: between a tub and tile, countertop and backsplash, or window and frame. Although applications may seem similar, the key to a successful seal is to …

29 Warm Dinners That Take Only 30 Minutes to Get on the Table

When it’s getting colder out and you’ve had a busy day, there’s nothing like ending the evening with a piping hot meal. But if said hot meal takes …

36 Taco Recipes So Good You’ll Never Want to Make Anything Else

Need a standout “Taco Tuesday” recipe? With these cheesy, meat- and veggie-packed tacos on the menu, you’ll want to have one (or three) every …

This Is the Weirdest-Best Way to Cook Short Ribs

By Carla Lalli Music<p>Tired of the same old braise? This slow-roasted short ribs recipe is for you.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the slow-roasted short ribs recipe that food director Carla Lalli Music just</i> …

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Adoption Stories: Women Share What It's Like To Adopt A Child | Women's Health

“My husband, Aaron, and I were living in a suburb outside of Nashville, TN when we began noticing several families from our church adopting from China. We were new parents with a 7-month old, and for the first time ever began wondering if this was how we should expand our family. We began to see …

For $12,900, Could This Big-Engine 2000 Porsche Boxster Be Worth Big Bucks?

Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Boxster is claimed to have a 3.4-litre M96 out of its big bro, the 911. Let’s see if that, and its overall …

How to remove brown stains from sheet pans — with stuff you already own

No matter how hard you scrub, there are some stains that just won't come out with soap and water. Case in point: the eternally-dirty sheet pan that always seems to have brown, burnt-on residue coating the sides.<p>But we don't have to resign ourselves to this fate — there's a simple two-ingredient …

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EZ-Style Adobo Pork Ribs

The "3 and down" spareribs used in this recipe are my (Chris's) absolute favorite type of ribs. These beauties are small enough to be manageable, but …

Drink up: Napa Valley's Best Happy Hours

In Napa Valley, day drinking is the way of life. Hit up these happy hours to sip world class wine and savor award-winning food at a discounted</b> …

Giada De Laurentiis Reveals Her Best Pasta Tips, Her "Horrifying" Kitchen Fail, and the One Food She Won't Eat

The celeb chef is also sick of this one food trend.<p>Too much pasta is never basta (translation: enough) if you’re Giada De Laurentiis. While the …

Don't Let Pet Hair Ruin Your Washer

Dogs shed their winter coat this time of year, making way for a lighter summer coat. Removing all that pet hair from your bedding, clothes, or the …

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What Happens When You're Executor of Your Parents' Estate | Investopedia

So your parents are updating their wills and possibly their trust documents, and they just asked you a huge question: “Will you be the executor of …

The 19 Best Exercises For Ab Day

Bored of regular ol' crunches? Add these simple yet effective exercises to your next ab-day routine and you're guaranteed to feel so sore, it'll hurt to laugh.<p>Begin in a plank position. Jump your feet to the outside of your hands, coming into a deep squat and keeping your hands on the floor.<br>• Jump …

Napa Valley Travel Guide: Best Restaurants, Wineries, Hotels

The New Way to Spend a Three-Day Weekend in Napa<p>America’s most famous wine region feels fresh again, thanks to pioneering hoteliers, distillers, and …

The Refried Beans Recipe That Deserves to Be Passed Down for Generations

Here's the history behind senior food editor Rick Martinez's dad's famous refried pinto beans.<p>A few months ago, I was prepping for a breakfast taco video shoot. Chorizo, eggs, salsa, the usual. But what I really wanted were beans. To be clear, my dad's very porky, refried pinto beans.<p>When I was …

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The Essential Napa Valley Restaurants

The phrase "Napa Valley" conjures images of premium, sun-drenched relaxation. But it's not all sparkling wine and caviar; Napa is an agricultural region, with a significant population of locals who aren't always enjoying a 16-course tasting menu at The French Laundry. From taquerias that cater to …

Easy Chiles Rellenos Strata Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>When Is New Year's Eve?<p>New Year's Eve is on Dec. 31. This year, New Year's Eve falls on a Sunday.<p>Read More<p>1 of 8<p>Tip<p>What Is New Year's Eve?<p>New …

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Chiles Rellenos Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>How to Store Eggs<p>Eggs should keep a consistent and low temperature. This is best achieved by placing their carton in the center of your fridge. …

Breakfast

Delicious Twists on the Chile Relleno - Chowhound

Outside Mexico, the classic green poblano stuffed, dipped in batter, and fried is what we think of when we talk about chiles rellenos. In Mexico, of …

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Local’s Guide to Napa Valley

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Solar Powering My Home!

Introduction: Solar Powering My Home!<p>My home has been solar powered since June 2013 and the power system has proven its reliability. I'm a proud …

California's Sonoma valley wine route: top 10 guide

About an hour north of San Francisco, Sonoma valley is Sonoma County’s most concentrated wine-growing area with more than 100 wineries and a stunning range of varietals. With five American Viticultural Areas (AVAs) stretching across 20 miles of diverse soils and microclimates, it means it is …

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Why Dave Ramsey’s Cash-Only Policy Is Genius for Saving Money

Making saving money easy enough that you'll actually do it.<p>Let's face it -- budgeting money in today's card-flashing times can be difficult to …

DIY Indoor Play Tents

A lot of you asked for a tutorial for the play tents my dad and I made the kids, so we put one together for you, reenactment style. Some back story: …