Joel Beatson

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The Secret to the Creamiest, Dreamiest Hummus

You could be making better hummus.<p>If it strikes you as a little weird that hummus received top billing as our 2015 Dish of the Year, then, well, you haven’t had chef Michael Solomonov’s. The incredibly rich, ineffably smooth version that he dishes up at Dizengoff, his bustling Philadelphia …

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Are You A Chromecast User? Google Has Given You A $6 Google Play Credit

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Google is offering a $6 credit to the Google Play store for Google Chromecast owners. The credit can go towards movies, music or apps. The Google Chromecast is a thumb-sized media streaming device that plugs into the HDMI port of your TV. The Chromecast streams content …


Flashback: Salted Caramels with Orange Scented Sugar

<b>By Katie Goodman</b><p>Caramels are another fun and delicious treat to make for gifting this time of year, though they can be tricky. You will rely heavily on a candy thermometer, so make sure that is working before you start. You will need to monitor the temperature closely. You can go from soft caramels …


15 eggnog recipes to spike your holiday spirit

Eggnog is a Christmas staple. It's a nutmeg-bourbon concoction that's sort of weird to drink at any other time of the year, making it a perfect …

The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Slow Cooker Winter Recipes To Keep You Toasty Warm

Imagine this magical scenario: On a blustering, -15ºC day, where you've fought traffic to get home and walk in the door starving, dinner is waiting …

How to decide which game console to buy

Most people make the decision to buy a video game console based on the titles that are exclusive to it. But what happens when there aren't many of those, and when the ones that are available are lacklustre?<p>Such is the case this holiday season. The usual crop of third-party sequels – from Call of …

Go buy X-Wing and TIE Fighter on GOG right now (updated)

<i>Correction 8:58 a.m.: 1997’s X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter was not the culmination of the LucasArts starfighter games. X-Wing Alliance was in 1999. We regret the error.</i><p>These are the games you’re looking for. You cannot go about your business until you check out X-Wing and TIE Fighter.<p>, the web …

50 Amazing Wines for $15 or Less

Wine editors Ray Isle and Megan Krigbaum tasted hundreds of wines to find these 50 bottles.<p><i>Wine editors Ray Isle and Megan Krigbaum tasted hundreds</i> …

5 Ridiculously Easy Gourmet Dinner Recipes

Gourmet dinners don't have to be complicated -- in fact, sometimes simple is best!<p><b>1. Broiled Spicy Chicken Thighs with Sweet and Tangy Honey Glaze</b><p>Inspired by one of the most popular <i>Cooking Light</i> chicken recipes, this dish is full of flavor and and incredibly easy to prepare. The chicken is first …

7 Favorites: The Best Water-Conserving Toilets

Trying to reduce your household water consumption? Look no further than your toilet, the No. 1 water guzzler. One of the all-time thirstiest …

Home Improvement

On the hunt for a DIY project this weekend that will create stylish storage? 8 Favorite IKEA "Fauxdenza" Tutorials -->

The BA Burger Deluxe

Five ingredients and five steps will get you to burger heaven. Want to take this summer cook-out staple to the next level? Check out our recipe for the Butcher's Burger, which includes three different cuts of beef. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 …


Temporary foreign worker data 'don't correspond' with reality

Two business groups say they're alarmed government research used to justify sweeping changes to the temporary foreign worker (TFW) program appears to contain several flaws as more companies find inaccuracies.<p>More than a dozen employers surveyed by The Globe said they do not employ anywhere near the …

Crispy Apple-Oat Fritters

If the batter thickens as it sits, thin with more club soda.<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup plus 2 Tbsp. sugar, divided<p>1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon, divided<p>Vegetable oil (for frying; about 4 cups)<p>1 cup gluten-free old-fashioned oats<p>½ cup rice flour<p>2 tablespoons cornstarch<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>¾ teaspoon kosher …


Three powerful responses to tough sales objections

It's incredibly common to run into a number of road blocks that stop your prospecting activities dead in their tracks. Depending on your level of experience in selling your product or service, you may have answers to the most common objections. There are, however, some that stump even the most …

The Easiest Way to Bring Scandinavian Style Into Your House

Colors in vaporous blues, soft grays & milky whites.<p>Vaporous blues, soft grays, milky whites — they capture light, especially northern light, in the most remarkable ways. Designers share their favorite Swedish colors.

One Dresser, Eight Ways: The $34.99 IKEA Rast --> At $35 a pop, the Rast is a small investment that, as you can see in the following seven images, can be dressed up in an endless array of ways...

13 Cheesecake Recipes, from Chocolate to Pumpkin to Greek Yogurt


Before & After: Recycled Pallet Pops With New Purpose --> As upcycled projects go, this one is pretty impressive. Using recycled wooden pallets, Jack created a piece of DIY furniture that barely resembles its former life as industrial supplies. It also has a special feature that's as surprising as it is inventive!

Hate cleaning? Only spend 20 minutes a day doing it! Here's how -->

The Only Colors You Should Ever Use in a Small Space

The best hues for tiny rooms.<p>The best antidote for an undersize space? Rich, saturated color — and lots of it. Designers share the best hues for a tiny room.

12 DIY Projects & Crafts So Cute You’ll Want to Eat Them All Up --> Get ready for tiny things, baby animals and all manner of cuteness. Don't resist — it's futile on a Friday. Just let the next twelve images and ideas wash over you and make you very, very happy.

8 Easy Summer Recipes You'll Make Over and Over Again

<b>1. Asian Kale Salad with Ginger Peanut Dressing</b><p>Believe or not, this salad will have you eating your vegetables (and, most surprisingly, your kale) with pleasure and abandon. Bright, bold flavors and textures abound: earthy kale; cool and crunchy carrots, bell peppers and red cabbage; toasted …

15 Uses For Pipe Shelving Around The House

Pipe shelves are great if you want to add an industrial-chic touch to your home. They are very versatile and can be used in any room. There are tons …

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

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Drink Pairings for Jon Snow, Joffrey, and 14 Other 'Game of Thrones' Characters

Which beer is Joffrey? Which wine is Tyrion? We asked bartenders and sommeliers to pair 16 major Game of Thrones characters with their doppelgänger drinks

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50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

Trending on TwistedSifter<p>This Amateur Video of the Falcon Heavy Landing is Amazing and the Sound is Unreal<p>75 Years Ago, One of the Best Dance …

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24 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

It's summertime, and the cookin's easy—master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September