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warm lentil and potato salad

You don’t have to look at me like that. I know, <i>I know</i> how you and most people feel about lentils. About how they’re mealy and brown and generally …

Lemon Pancakes with Lemon Syrup

<b>Lemon syrup</b> is easy and fast to make. Recipe for <b>Lemon pancakes</b> with <b>lemon syrup</b> for breakfast.<p>Having a dog is like having a two-year old.<p>They never …

Brown Butter Breakfast Puffs

These <b>mini-muffins</b> puffs can be made in a cake-pop maker. This recipe for <b>brown butter</b> <b>mini-muffins</b> is easy, fast and delicious! Bake these in a cake …

Breakfast Tacos With Crispy Potatoes, Chorizo, and Fried Egg Recipe

Breakfast tacos with crispy potatoes fried in chorizo fat and a soft fried egg on top.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p><b>Note:</b> Mexican chorizo should not be confused with the dry-cured Spanish chorizo. If you can't find Mexican chorizo, you can make it yourself.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, …

Trigger Point Release For Beginners | The Art of Manliness

We can’t all afford a personal masseuse or athletic trainer to regularly rub out the kinks, soreness, and tight spots in our muscles. But there is a …

The Origin of the 8 Hour Work Day and Why We Should Rethink It

One of the most unchanged elements of our life today is our optimal work time or how long we should work -- generally, every person I've spoken to quotes me something close to 8 hours a day.<p>And data seems to confirm that: The average American works 8.8 hours every day. At least, those are the …

The 4 Elements of Physical Energy and How to Master Them

“Manage your energy, not your time.” – Tony Schwartz<p>This is the quote that made Tony Schwartz famous. And it is one, that I believe best represents a …

What Today's Leaders Can Learn From Napoleon's Mistakes | Inc.com

Napoleon was unquestionably a great strategist and imposing historical figure. His leadership style had many flaws, which eventually led to his downfall.<p>In the vein of learning from others mistakes, here are five lessons today's leaders can pull from Napoleon:<p><b>1. Never stop innovating.</b><br>Napoleon …

World History

Beaten-Down Dividend Stocks For 2014

2013 was the year of dividend destruction.<p>That may sound like an odd statement given that 2013 was a record year in terms of dollars paid out in dividends. The number of companies raising their dividend hit the highest levels in over 20 years, and dividend <i>cuts</i> were almost unheard of. And given that …

Don't Be Your Own Worst Financial Enemy: 10 Money Excuses To Kick To The Curb In 2014

We all know when we do it.<p>We buy a little something more expensive than we can afford. We know we should save for retirement, but haven’t contributed to our IRA. We let inertia take hold and keep putting off getting that will drawn up. And then, we rationalize these actions to ourselves.<p>“Well, it …

Is Intel The Next Apple?

They had me at the Iron Man reference.<p>Intel stole the show at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show [Sizemore Capital is long INTC], introducing a “smart bowl” that will wirelessly charge your phone and other gadgets, a “smart onesie” that lets parents monitor their baby’s vital signs, and—my …

The Biggest Kitchen Design Mistakes

Here's what not to do.<p>These kitchen designers have seen it all, from stainless-steel overload to poor-quality cabinetry. Here they share the dos and don'ts of kitchen design.

5 Best Old-School Ski Resorts

<i>By Christina Valhouli</i><p>There’s something wonderfully comforting about an old-school ski resort. They’re not hip, they’re not cool, and that is …

Colin Suttles's answer to What are the most surreal places to visit?

I'd break this question into two parts, (1) naturally surreal places, and (2) man made surreal places.<p><b>(1) NATURALLY SURREAL PLACES</b><br>On the natural …

Seven Things I Wish I Had Known Before Getting Married

This month, my husband and I celebrated our twelfth wedding anniversary. A dozen years is both a long and a short time to be married, depending on …

Paul Rudd

10 Things Every Couple Needs To Stop Doing

Most couples develop some bad habits over time that can wreak havoc on the relationship. Here are 10 things every couple needs to stop doing before …

Text Messaging

7 Common Mistakes That Cause Homebuyers to Overpay

Homebuyers often undermine their own best interests and end up overpaying, many real estate agents say.<p>First-time homebuyers, as well as those …

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …

Cooking

50 Super Bowl Dip Recipes, from Guacamole to Onion Dip

Whether it's with tortilla chips, pita, crudites, or your fingers (no judgment), here are 50 recipes to rock your Super Bowl party.<p>We hereby mandate that all Super Bowl parties must have a dip, whether it’s a cheesy, gooey concoction or a fresh veggie salsa. Double-dipping optional.

Cooking

30 Ways to Eat All of the Quinoa!

Yes, it is entirely acceptable to eat quinoa for every meal—these recipes are proof (there are cookies).<p>This little seed is super versatile. Simmer it with coconut milk for breakfast or pack it into a veggie burger for dinner—with this collection of recipes, it's impossible to get bored of quinoa.

Healthy Eating

15 Slow Cooker Recipes

Gallery15 Slow Cooker Recipes<p>It's no secret that slow-cooking can yield wonderful results with relatively minimal effort; just prepare the meat and let the flavors build for hours. And when you're done, you have something tender, succulent, and flexible for a variety of recipes.<p>Catch recipes for …

Grilling: Prosciutto-Wrapped Stuffed Cherry Peppers

January always finds me reinvigorated to be grill-side, as I turn my attention to one of my favorite categories of food—party bites! As much as I talk a barbecue game, the likes of chicken wings, potato skins, and nachos are even more irresistible to me than large chunks of smoked meats.<p>I have a …

Semisweet Potato Mash with Caramelized Onions

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Phoebe Lapine of Feed Me Phoebe shares a variation on mashed potatoes that trumped a childhood sweet tooth.</i><p><i></i><p>My mom was an early adopter of the organic movement. Long …

Onions

Roasted Salmon with Sunchoke Galettes

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: Salmon's getting fancy tonight.</i><p>Cooking a large piece of salmon is often more elegant than cooking off individual portions. The fish cooks more evenly and, when …

Seafood

Dinner Tonight: Baked Eggs + Grilled Garlic Toast

This is the kind of dinner to have on a weeknight when you're tempted to make breakfast for dinner but really want dinner for dinner. Baked eggs and garlic toast falls somewhere right in the middle -- satisfying and hearty like brunch, but also well suited to a glass of wine or simple cocktail. …

Eggs

Pasta e Ceci (Pasta with Chickpeas)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: An Italian classic that's</i> <i>part soup, part pasta, and all comfort.</i><p>Cold winter days call out for comfort food -- and what could be better than this …

Italian Food

7 Budget-Friendly Weekend Kitchen Projects

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i></i><p>You know those people who take pleasure in spending hours at a …

Sriracha Sauce

11 Butternut Squash Recipes

Butternut squash -- heralded as a harbinger of fall, of the turn from bright summer berries to decorative gourds and homely root vegetables -- has perhaps lost a bit of its thrill as we find ourselves in the doldrums of winter produce. We've loved it since it resurfaced in October, but now our …

Butternut

Aristotelian Rice and Peas (Risi e Bisi)

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you</i> <i>Nicholas Day -- o</i><i>n cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today: During the last lingering months of winter, this 6-ingredient kid-friendly pantry dish is exactly what you're looking for -- and it's as simple as</i> …

Miley Cyrus

Avocado Citrus Breakfast Shake

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Breakfast heads to the tropics.</i><p>On New Year’s Day, I called one of my best friends to check in and hear …

Breakfast