Jo Depestre

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Chef John's Fresh Salmon Cakes Recipe

"Salmon cakes are one of my go-to emergency meals. Every once in a while I like to use fresh salmon. Salmon is one of those products, like chicken, …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

The Stovetop Quiche I Made Entirely By Accident Might Just Be My New Favorite Dinner

My kitchen experiments aren't always successful—but this one was a total home run.<p>A frittata is my reliable clean-out-the-fridge, …

Breakfast

Ceviche Recipes - No Cook Seafood Recipes

1 of 17<p>RIAN HANDLER<p>Easy Shrimp Ceviche<p>Bursts of citrus and spicy jalapeño make this summer shrimp dish sing. Top on a tostada for some extra crunch, …

Seafood

Expert advice to ace container gardening this summer

I need some advice on the best practices to use for gardening with containers. I want to add some color to my patio this summer.<p><i>— Debbie Johnson, Woodstock</i><p>Start by purchasing a high-quality growing medium for your containers. It is best to use a commercial, lightweight, soil-less growing medium …

Gardening

How to speed up your internet and stop your ISP tracking you

Your entire DNS browsing history can be recorded by your ISP, and will soon be sold to anyone who wants it.<p>DNS is what sends you to the correct site when you browse the internet, but it is also non-encrypted, and reveals your entire browsing history. Your browser’s private mode does nothing, and …

Information Security

Home Security Maximized with These Apps

Home security tools such as cameras and alarm systems are generally regarded as expensive methods to ensure the protection of the home. However, the …

Apps

66 Things You Can Can Grow At Home In Containers

Growing your own food is exciting, not only because you get to see things grow from nothing into ready-to-eat fruits and veggies, but you also don’t …

Gardening

Penne Alla Vodka Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 3 servings<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 onion, chopped<br>• 1 lb (455 g) ground beef<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon pepper<br>• 28 oz (795 g) crushed tomato, …

Vodka

Cajun Chicken Alfredo Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 3 servings<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 3 cloves garlic, chopped<br>• 1 cup (140 g) cooked sausage, sliced<br>• 2 chicken breasts, thinly sliced<br>• 1 …

Move photos from your DSLR to your iPhone or Android wirelessly with this $38 accessory

Smartphone cameras have come a long way in a very short amount of time, and the image quality of photos captured on leading smartphones these days is …

Tech Trends

How To: 8 Passcode Tips for Keeping Hackers & Law Enforcement Out of Your iPhone for Good

There has been significant debate over law enforcement's right to access our digital devices in recent years. New tools from Grayshift and Cellebrite …

Information Systems

25 Bottles of Argentine Malbec to Drink Right Now

Whether you're drinking for Malbec World Day or just looking for a solid bottle to pair with dinner, these wines won't do you wrong.<p>The rise of …

Wine & Spirits

How to get rid of trapped gas

Gas trapped in the intestines can be incredibly uncomfortable. It may cause sharp pain, cramping, swelling, tightness, and even bloating.<p>Most people …

Wellness

20 Free DIY Raised Garden Bed Plans & Ideas You Can Build in a Day

​Planting on raised garden beds brings many benefits compared to planting on the ground. But the most crucial one is you can grow a garden even in a …

Gardening

Could Manual Lymphatic Drainage massage give your body the boost it needs?

If you haven’t heard of Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) massage, you’re not alone. It’s a treatment many of us are yet to experience, but could work …

Alternative Medicine

How to Marinate Chicken Right, Plus Amazing Marinade Recipes

When you marinate chicken, the meat is your blank canvas; the marinade, your palette with which you paint on the deliciousness. And there are so many …

Cooking

Need to fill low spots in a lawn? Here's when and how to do it | NOLA.com

<b>A question for Dan Gill:</b> I was wondering if you could give me some pointers about spreading fill over my lawn. I have some low areas that I need to …

Gardening

7 Benefits and Uses of Castor Oil

Castor oil is a multi-purpose vegetable oil that people have used for thousands of years.<p>It’s made by extracting oil from the seeds of the <i>Ricinus</i> …

Alternative Medicine

Chile-Lime Corn With Feta and Cilantro

For the mayonnaise: In a blender, combine 1⁄4 cup of the olive oil, the egg yolk, lemon juice, and salt. Put the remaining 3⁄4 cup olive oil in a …

Feta

How to Specify Your Activity Type in the Apple Watch Workout App

When you open the Apple Watch Workout app, the main screen by default offers you 10 quick-start workout types that you can use to track your exercise. These include Walking, Running, Cycling, Elliptical, Rower, Stair stepper, HIIT, Swimming, and Wheelchair.<p>If you want to track a more specialized …

Exercise

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

If You Want to Shed Arm Fat, These Are the 11 Exercises to Get You There

Even though most experts agree that you can't spot-reduce fat, it's not unusual to want to target certain parts of the body during a workout. If you're looking to shape up your arms, shed fat, and get stronger, we've picked out the most effective full-body exercises for you. Because it's true — you …

Workouts

DIY Fire Pit Tutorial

Shares 259<p><i>Thank you to Duraflame® for sponsoring this DIY Fire Pit Tutorial, as always, all opinions are my own!</i><p>I’m so excited to share one of our …

Landscaping

This Full-Body Workout From the "Kettlebell King" Will Leave You Feeling Sore and Badass

Eric Leija is known as primal.swoledier on Instagram, but around here he's known as the Kettlebell King. He's known for consistently posting kettlebell workouts that target pretty much every muscle in the body, including ones you didn't even know existed. And his emphasis on functional movement and …

Workouts

You Asked: What Is Inflammation, And Why Should I Care About It?

Your body can heal itself, which is pretty miraculous when you sit back and think about it. If you suffer a cut or infection—or if a disease, …

Immune System

Are Home Solar Panels Worth the Cost? Here’s When They Make Sense—And When They Don’t

From electricity costs to your home's sunlight.<p>With prices falling rapidly, installing home solar panels can dramatically trim your energy bills — if …

Solar Power

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to the 50+ Best Dumbbell Exercises

All signs point to weightlifting if you want to get strong! Whether you're looking to lose fat, build muscle, increase your metabolism, or increase bone density, strength training with weights is a must. We've compiled a list of the best dumbbell exercises so you can get strong at home or in the …

Workouts

These 7 Essential Oils for Varicose Veins Are Practically Magic

Did you know that almost 25% of adults deal with varicose veins, the raised, swollen, and often purplish-blue twisted veins that most frequently …

Alternative Medicine

12 books you should read before starting a business

1/<p>1. 'The Art of the Start 2.0: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything,' by Guy Kawasaki<p>Courtesy of Amazon<p>Entrepreneur …

Entrepreneurship

Home Security Audit: What You Must Know

Home security audits are performed to detect your physical security’s weak points. Take the time to assess your property from a criminal’s point of …

Home Improvement