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Best Grilled Chicken Breast

Grilled chicken breasts can be the epitome of boring. Too often they're dried out or rubbery. But when soaked in a super-quick marinade — with …

Recipes

Paint Your Front Door This Color and Your Home Could Be Worth $6,000 More

This inexpensive trick can have big returns.<p>You don’t need a touchscreen refrigerator, a WiFi-enabled thermostat or color-changing lightbulbs to pump …

Real Estate

Summer Kitchen Trends: 30 Ideas and Inspirations for a Cheerful Makeover

There are trends that fade away and reappear once in a while. Then there are those that last beyond a season or two and last for a generation. With …

Kitchens

Oakley sunglasses as low as $60 with free Prime shipping, today only

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today only, Woot is offering select Oakley Sunglasses for as low as <b>$59.99</b> <b></b>during its flash sale. Shipping adds $5 or if you have a …

Wyze Cam launches the Pan, a $30 full-motion security camera with tons of features

Wyze Camera is a great little security option for those on a budget. Recording 1080p, motion tracking, and night vision, the little camera is a great buy at $20. I have a few and love them, as they’re great for static shots.<p>One place where Wyze was lacking, however, was actual movement. The …

Amazon sale gets you the popular Yi dome camera you can pan and zoom from your phone for $45

The updated YI Cloud Home Camera is one of the best kept secrets in home security, but we don’t want it to be a secret anymore. This great camera …

4 ways a smart home can deter break-ins

Leaving for a vacation can be stressful. Who's going to watch over your home while you're gone? How can you ward off people looking to capitalize on an empty house?<p>Fortunately, one of the best things to come of the rise of smart home gadgets is the DIY smart security system. You can pick and choose …

7 tips and tricks for the $20 Wyze Cam

A $20 home security camera that live streams video to your phone seems too good to be true, I know. But that's exactly what the Wyze Cam V2 is and does.<p>This tiny camera and its phone app allow you to talk through the camera's microphone, keep tabs on your pets or watch as your children tear apart …

Korean-Style Braised (Slow Cooker) Baby Back Ribs Recipe

"Slow cooker ribs inspired by my favorite Korean chef in the LA area, Roy Choi, whose cooking will oversaturate your taste buds. Flavor profile of …

Buying a Home in the Next 5 Years? Here's What You Need to Know

The leap into homeownership is a big one. These tips will help you get ready.<p>Homeownership has long been the American Dream, but for many workers, …

7 Copycat Panera Bread Recipes That Taste Like the Real Deal

As far as fast food goes, Panera Bread falls on the healthier end of the spectrum. The chain's got plenty of protein-packed salads, healthyish soups, …

The Best Slow Cooker Pasta Recipes

Dig in.<p>The slow cooker has become synonymous with fall cooking. It makes hearty, soul-satisfying meals that we all begin to crave once summer comes to an end. Most people think of soups and stews for the slow cooker, or even braises, and those are great options ― but pastas are where it’s at if you …

What to eat after working out, according to a top Harley Street nutritionist

There is a lot of conflicting nutrition, health and fitness advice around.<p>Whilst some people swear by cutting out carbs and smashing cardio, others …

19 Portable Breakfasts You Can Meal-Prep (a.k.a. the Best of Both Worlds)

Raise your hand if breakfast usually means scarfing down a bowl of cereal before rushing out the door. Or a donut off that tray in the office’s …

Breakfast

How to turn anything into a PDF on your iPhone or iPad

Stop! Don’t download that PDF converter app for iOS. You don’t need it. What if I told you iPhones have come with a built-in PDF-conversion tool since iOS 10?<p>Once you know where this iOS PDF converter is buried, you can quickly and easily turn anything into a handy PDF on your iPhone or iPad.<p>On the …

Apps

65 ways to enjoy the hot, sunny weather in San Francisco this weekend

Put away your umbrellas and pull out your sun hat.<p>Warm, dry weather is on the way and this weekend is forecast to be especially gorgeous in San Francisco.<p>After a winter marked by ceaseless storms, many of us are ready to get outside and soak up the sun's rays, and above we offer up a bunch of ways …

7 Things to Do Before Applying for a Mortgage

Before sending in that application, you want to be properly prepared.<p>With mortgage rates rising as the Federal Reserve slowly inches interest rates …

How I added four hours of battery life to my smartphone every day for free

I’ve had big-time battery drain issues on my last three iPhones. I just figured it was my fault — maybe I’m too addicted to apps, take too many photos, or just use my phone too much?<p>It’s an issue I’ve gone to Apple for help with many times. But the Genius’s — Apple's retail support — were …

20 Cheat Sheets For When You're Trying To Eat A Little Healthier

Eating like a ~healthy person~ has never been easier.

11 Slow-Cooker Meals You Can Prep and Freeze Ahead of Time

7 high-intensity workout methods for greater muscle growth

By now, you’re probably pretty comfortable with your weight training routine. Bench on Mondays, leg day on Thursday, and plenty of protein shakes …

Workouts

Burn maximum fat in 4 weeks with the 'wheel' workout

<b>Duration</b> 25<p><b>Exercises</b> 8<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Think of a workout as a big wheel. The hub is your main exercise—the one that drives most of the changes you’d …

The coolest container house you'll ever see

Container homes are often thought to be cramped, gloomy and lacking in style or personality. But this <i>Pocket House,</i> designed by the Brazilian …

Katie Chung Hua's Sexy-Arms Workout

A great, effective workout doesn't have to take all day. In fact, it shouldn't! Make the most of your time in the gym with my all-around arm workout. …

Roland Snel’s 1984 Yamaha TR-1 Cafe Racer Will Get You Excited

Home » Cars & Bikes » Roland Snel’s 1984 Yamaha TR-1 Cafe Racer Will Get You Excited<p>Let’s be honest, the <b>Yamaha TR-1</b> or XV920R didn’t really catch on …

Awesome new 4K action camera costs less than a 1080p GoPro

GoPro is single-handedly responsible for the boom in the action camera market, but it’s definitely not the only game in town anymore. Other companies …

No Studio? No Problem: 5 Simple Lighting Setups for Portraits On-location

<i>Take a Time Out with Tanya, art director & graphic designer turned commercial photographer who really just wants a break from her three kids. Sign up</i> …

The best fried chicken in America

American cuisine is a mutt through-and-through, with the best Italian restaurants in America and the best Mexican restaurants defining the genre as …

Where to find barbecue in the Bay Area

Barbecue, like many foods we treasure, is difficult to lock down as "the best." Each person has their predetermined list of must-haves when they first take a bite into a rib or taste a piece of brisket.<p>How the barbecue is made is also another factor: Dry rubs versus saucy is another point of …

BBQ

How to Take a Great iPhone Photo

As smart phones keep getting smarter, and built-in cameras get more and more powerful, it’s becoming all too easy to forget the tricked-out DSLR at …

Foodies