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5 Ways to Spot Monkey Mind

Everyone reading this knows what it's like to worry or fret or fixate on something. In business and our personal lives we face problems everyday. Whether you are thinking, or should I say obsessing, about a date, a job, or even an argument you had a year ago, we all know what it feels like when our …

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Five Summer Iced Tea Recipes

Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Iced tea is as much a part of summer as maxi dresses and movie sequels. But a lot of bottled teas load up on sugar or artificial ingredients—not so refreshing. Brew your own, and you can add flavor naturally.<p>First, avoid the …

Interactive Hobbit/Lord Of The Rings Middle Earth Map

This is the interactive map of Middle Earth created as part of the Lord of the Rings Project. You can highlight all sorts of options like roads, …

Cinnamon Roll Mug Cake (made in 3 minutes!)

Print<p>Did you make this recipe? Leave a review.<p>Yield: 1 Mug Cake<p>Ingredients<p>2 Tbsp applesauce<br>• 1 Tbsp vegetable oil<br>• 1 Tbsp buttermilk<br>• 1/4 tsp vanilla …

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Frozen Peas | Ice Sphere Mold

The Frozen Peas ice mold makes creating ice spheres a simple procedure without needing a fancy device. With a simple and to the point design, the …

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Rack Mounted Solar Shower

Ever felt the urge of having a warm shower in a remote location after a long day of outdoor activities ? Now you can have your deserved rinse off …

Glowdeck Preview: 3-in-1 Wireless Charger, Speaker, Notifications

Notification centers, Bluetooth speakers, and wireless charging docks are nothing new – but the concepts find a common place in the Glowdeck, a Kickstarter project that combines all three functionalities in one package – and a single price tag.<p>Until now, we’ve seen these three types of gadgets …

Step Machine on Wheels: Me-Mover

in Rides on<p>0 Shares<p>The Danish have done it again. You’ve probably heard of the many marvels Danish design is responsible for, but this one takes the …

iNPOFi Wireless Charging Range

in Tech on<p>9 Shares<p>9<p>With a futuristic brushed charcoal look launched at CES 2014, the iNPOFi Wireless Charging System is powered by the patented …

Bioware Announces DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION For October 7 Release

Bioware is taking their talents back to Thedas on October 7 in <i>Dragon Age: Inquisition</i>, set to hit the PS3, PS4, 360, Xbox One and PC platforms. Along …

Oscar Desk | By Giorgio Bonaguro

The Oscar Desk by Giorgio Bonaguro for Valsecchi 1918 is an Architects dream table. Made from solid wood and soft leather, the stylish and versatile …

5 Healthy Smoothies Nutrition Experts Swear By (And They Taste Good Too!)

When's the last time you really considered what a culinary marvel the smoothie is? Think about it -- you can literally put a head of kale, an entire banana, half a box of strawberries, and a cup of yogurt into a blender, and get something you can slurp down in no time at all. And unlike with fruit …

Pretty Bathroom Jars

I'm in love with the new shower curtain I bought for my kids bathroom. (target) The colors and design are just too fun. I decided to ...

Old Door Privacy Screen | Stacy Risenmay

I am SUPER excited to show you my last project from the Outdoor Spaces Event!!! I think it is my favorite :) I used old doors that came from my 1938 …

DIY Pipe Bar Cart

Look what I made! My first piece of furniture that I designed and built all by my lonesome!<p>Life Designed<p>When my friend said she needed a bar cart for …

The Food Lab: Easy Chicken and Ginger Soup With Rice Cakes, Chives, and Quick-Pickled Garlic

It's time for another round of The Food Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook or follow it on Twitter for play-by-plays on future kitchen tests and recipe</b> …

Taiwan Eats: Beef Noodle Soup

Deeply savory, suggestively spicy, Taiwanese beef noodle soup is true winter comfort food. It's often hailed the national dish of the island, although Taiwan is not technically a nation. But you get the point: it's a quintessential hallmark of the island's cuisine, an immense source of pride. Yet …

Gluten-Free Tuesday: Cheesy Broccoli Soup

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Several years ago, before I needed to eat gluten-free, my mother underwent back surgery. During her three-month recovery, we developed a little ritual: each week we went to Panera for a bowl of soup. Her soup choices …

One-Pot Wonders: Chicken Bouillabaisse

While brainstorming ideas for this column on a dreary day in December, my good friend and fellow food writer Lauren Shockey suggested using the flavors of a traditional French <i>bouillabaisse</i> and pairing them with chicken. I'm glad she suggested it because the recipe is easy, filling, and exactly what …

The 10 Best Budget Bourbons

With the holidays behind us, it's time to scale back, tighten the belt, buckle down, and engage in other cliches that mean spending less money on booze. This week, we'll start considering the best ways to save a little cash and still drink well, one spirit at a time.<p>Today, I'm covering bourbon. …

The Food Lab: Easy Sausage and Kale Soup With Black-Eyed Peas

I don't have much to say about this recipe other than it's delicious and it's ridiculously simple to execute, which may mean that this will be the shortest Food Lab post EVER. Fancy that!<p>The trick to this recipe is to start with a crazy flavorful ingredient—Italian sausage—add to it a few other …

Low and Slow: Braised Oxtail and Gruyère Sandwiches

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>You know what we need more of in this world? No, no. I mean aside from <i>Mr. Wizard</i> episodes and eternal puppies. We need more slow-cooked, fall-apart tender meat sandwiches. Sure, we've got barbecue—pulled pork on a bun, brisket on …

Sunday Supper: Pan-Fried Brats With Parsley Spaetzle and Mustard, Bacon, and Apple Sauce

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>While the inclination to stuff brats into a bun is understandable, treating …

A Sandwich a Day: Shaved Beef Sandwich at Épicerie in Austin, Texas

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>The menu described the sandwich simply enough—<i>wagyu beef, horseradish sauce, arugula, housemade ciabatta.</i> Beef with horseradish is, of course, nothing new, and <b>Épicerie</b>'s sandwich arrives on the plate looking modest, if a bit …

Polenta With Winter Salad, Poached Egg, and Blue Cheese From 'Feast'

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>One of my favorite dishes to make in the winter is a big bowl of polenta topped with a scoop of whatever leftover vegetables are rolling around in the fridge. Sarah Copeland seems to be of the same mind. She has four (yes, …

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 …

Game Day Eats: 14 Hearty Chilis

GalleryGame Day Eats: 14 Hearty Chilis<p>There are countless ways to make chili. Can you add beans? Tomatoes? Should you use beef or pork? Or can you even omit the meat entirely? Whatever your opinion on chili, we've got a recipe for you. You can find our favorite variations below, or you can see them …

Save Your Life Garlic Soup From 'One Good Dish'

Unless you've eaten garlic soup, it can be challenging to imagine how a huge handful of sliced cloves simmered in water for fifteen minutes could possibly be worth writing about. I certainly questioned the idea before making David Tanis's version in his new cookbook, <i>One Good Dish</i>. But those fifteen …

From the Archives: Two Ways to Make Pho

Here's a fact: traditional <i>pho bo</i> takes a <i>long</i> time to make. Onions and ginger need to be charred. Aromatics need to be balanced. Beef bones need to be blanched. Broth needs to be simmered and painstakingly skimmed for hours. Noodles need to be cooked. Beef of all kinds needs to be sliced. Condiments …