Kelvin Lester

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50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Wine

This Healthy Kung Pao Chicken Comes Together in 20 Minutes — Delicious Links

Looking for an easy dinner that really packs a punch? Kung pao chicken is your best bet. But before you place an order at your local takeout joint, …

Food

You Can Take a Tequila Train to Mexico's Most Magical Town

You’d think it would be hard to live up to being designated a “magical” town, but Tequila, Mexico more than delivers on the hype.<p>Nestled deep within …

Dry-Fried Green Beans

A dish you’ll find in many Chinese restaurants, this recipe for dry-fried green beans gives you the flexibility to use different ground meat or make …

The Easiest Roast Chicken You'll Ever Make

By Alyse Whitney<p>You don't even need a thermometer to know when it's done.<p>Roasting a whole chicken sounds a lot more complicated than it actually is. You don't have to be <b>Ina Garten</b> on a Friday night to make it happen—this easy roast chicken recipe has six ingredients (including salt and pepper), can …

Cooking

These Sheet Pan Garlic Mushrooms Are Side Dish Goals

We often see mushrooms as a welcome addition to an already tasty side dish or protein on a menu, but we forget they are delicious all on their own. …

Cooking

Chicken and Rice Soup Is a Lesson in Thrifty Cooking

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Canned chicken noodle soup was the meal my mom warmed up for us on sick days while she balanced getting us well (read: …

Spices

The best online clothing stores for men

While the image of men having no regard for their style is somewhat outdated, it is true that the act of shopping itself can sometimes be a bit of a chore.<p>This possibly explains why more and more clothes shopping is done online from the comfort of our own homes. As we search for the ideal suits, …

Clothing

Steak and Scallops with Champagne-Butter Sauce

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Sprinkle steaks on both sides with 1/8 teaspoon each salt and black pepper. Sprinkle scallops on both sides with 1/8 teaspoon …

Seafood

2017’s 25 best California wines for $25 and under

Bedrock Zinfandel California Old Vine 2015 ($25): Though it’s only a decade old, this Sonoma-based winery has already made a big impression by …

USA Today just ran the most anti-Trump editorial of the year

“Rock bottom is no impediment for a new president who can always find room for a new low.”<p>USA Today’s editorial board had some scathing words on President Donald Trump Tuesday: He is a “uniquely awful” figure whose “sickening behavior is corrosive to the enterprise of a shared governance based on …

Donald Trump

10 best places for buck-a-shuck oysters in Vancouver

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Vancouver is blessed with some of the freshest oysters around, thanks in large part to the city’s close …

Western Canada

Opinion: Tony Robbins: This is a mutual fund investor’s biggest enemy

Fees matter.<p>The impact of excessive mutual-fund fees can be devastating. Jack Bogle, founder of mutual-fund giant The Vanguard Group, wrote the …

Investing

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

<b>Beringer</b> <b>Founder’s Estate California Cabernet Sauvignon ($9)</b><p>This historic winery makes arguably the broadest collection of acclaimed wines in …

Wine & Spirits

Avocado Pico Recipe

Avocado is one of the most popular recipe ingredients right now, and we can understand why people love this healthy fruit. To help you out when you …

Country Lifestyle

This is how to use the new iOS 11 Files app

With Apple's iOS 11 update comes the new and handy Files app. The improvement in file organization, dragging, and dropping is best put to use on the …

Smoky Chipotle Chicken Salad

To make your own poached chicken breasts for this recipe, see the Note below the recipe. Otherwise if you shred the breasts and thighs of a purchased …

Cooking

A Man’s Guide to Dressing Sharp and Casual in His 50s | The Art of Manliness

<i>A man’s wardrobe should undergo subtle shifts as he gets older and takes on different roles in life. To help you look great at every age, this year</i> …

Conservatives Are Turning On Trump As Wall Street Journal Calls Him Weak And Not A Real Man

“Half his tweets show utter weakness. They are plaintive, shrill little cries, usually just after dawn,” Peggy Noonan wrote in Murdoch’s <i>Wall Street</i> …

Clint Eastwood

World's Best Pasta Sauce! Recipe

"Well, my Lasagna has become quite popular, and I think the sauce from that makes amazing meat sauce as well. So I thought I would post it by its …

Spices

3 Variations on Pan Sauce for Weeknight Chicken

<i>Stock is one of the building blocks of a well-stocked kitchen (and pan sauce), so we've partnered with Progresso Cooking Stock to share recipes that will get you through the holidays.</i><p><b>If sauces were coats, pan sauce would be the stylish light jacket for your chicken:</b> It's a quick solution that can …

16 Cold Noodle Recipes to Eat on Warm Days

Rising temperatures directly correlate to your rising lack of patience in the kitchen. It’s science (maybe)! But before you know it, those long summer months when it’s too hot to even think about stirring up a one-pot vegan sriracha chili will be here — and then what will you eat? Don’t let …

Healthy Eating

The Mooch: "I'm Not Steve Bannon, I'm Not Trying to Suck My Own Cock."

Here are the best quotes from Anthony Scaramucci's New Yorker interview.<p>Today, the Mooch truly became the Trump administration's communications director. He formally joined earlier in the week, but today Anthony Scaramucci really arrived: In a remarkable interview with <i>The New Yorker</i>'s Ryan Lizza, …

Donald Trump

Compound butters flex their flavor superpowers

Julia Child is famous for saying “With enough butter, anything is good.” No ingredient is more transformative than butter. Without butter there would …

La Jolla

Best burgers in Vancouver

Whether you like yours oozing with sauce, stuffed with cheese, blanketed with bacon, stacked impossibly high, or all of the above, burgers can draw …

Don't Underestimate the Mini Cast-Iron Skillet

The adorably tiny cast-iron skillet is the pan I reach for every day.<p>It’s never been the wasted greens or performative melancholy that’s bothered me about “cooking for one.” It’s the idea that what you’re doing requires a caveat: <i>this is just a junior varsity effort, something to fool around with</i> …

Cast Iron Skillet

Inside the Trump Marriage: Melania’s Burden

Until November 8, Melania Trump’s marriage provided her with a golden Fifth Avenue fortress, at a price—putting up with her husband’s humiliations and boorishness. From Melania’s ill-fated campaign appearances to her apparent reluctance to embrace the role of First Lady: how a very private woman is …

Donald Trump

Psychologist Philip Zimbardo of the Stanford Prison Experiment: Donald Trump is an “unconstrained, unbridled present hedonist”

Stanford professor who ran the most famous (and scary) psychology experiment in history throws Trump on the couch<p>In 1971 Philip Zimbardo conducted one of the most widely known social psychology experiments of all time. A professor at Stanford University, Zimbardo recruited 18 college-aged male …

Psychology

19 Lazy But Brilliant Recipes That Won't Let You Down

You don't need to spend hours in the kitchen to enjoy a great homemade meal.

Hillbilly sellout: The politics of J. D. Vance’s “Hillbilly Elegy” are already being used to gut the working poor

Conservatives and the media treated Vance’s memoir like “Poor People for Dummies.” Watch his damaging rhetoric work<p>When Republican Representative Jason Chaffetz took to the airwaves Tuesday to defend his party’s flailing Affordable Care Act replacement plan, he told CNN, “Americans have choices … …

Society