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This Is the Best Way to Cook Corn on the Cob

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.<p>…

Corn On The Cob

Houseplants 101: How to Propagate Plants

As a garden designer who also loves making homemade gifts, I often propagate my houseplants. Giving away or swapping the plant babies is a rewarding …

Plants

Westchester's Lasdon Park Home To Dinosaur Garden

It's one of several permanent exhibits at the county park.<p>KATONAH, NY — It is often said that some 280 million years ago, dinosaurs ruled the earth. …

Westchester County

The Best Translation Apps for Every Travel Situation

To a certain extent, native English speakers have it easy. The language is spoken by one in five people globally, making it easily understood …

Language

Tempting? Private Jet Flights For Just $280...

I recently had the pleasure of chatting with the delightful Zander Futernick about his private jet venture that promises to change the face of …

Los Angeles

A Restaurant with Stunning Views Only Rivaled by the Food

Danny Meyer's Manhatta, featuring chef Jason Pfeifer's French-inflected fare, opens on the 60th floor of a downtown skyscraper.<p>Manhatta, Danny …

Dining Rooms

How To: Kill Ivy

Characterized by its showy, star-shaped foliage, English ivy (Hedera helix) might seem a fine choice for landscaping ...

How to send and receive texts from the comfort of your computer

Don't let your phone distract you.<p>When you're already sitting at your desk, you don't want to keep digging your phone out of your pocket to peck out SMS messages. So send them from your computer. This way, you don't have to let your smartphone distract you too much—and you'll have an easier time …

Correction: Supreme Court-Sales Tax-Small Businesses story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story June 23 about the Supreme Court sales tax decision, The Associated Press reported erroneously that online retailer Adrienne Kosewicz pays $3,300 a year for tax compliance software for sales in her home state, Washington. The amount actually covers Kosewicz's tax …

How often you should change your AC filter

Your central air conditioning filter is an important tool for reducing your home's allergens and keeping it a little more dust-free. Many HVAC filters actually say on the packaging that a once-a-month schedule is a good idea to keep dust and allergens to a minimum.<p>You probably already know you …

The Tea Lover's Way to Make the Best Cold Brew Iced Tea

Summer can be tricky season for a tea lover. At a time when tea shops everywhere are hawking their freshly picked spring harvests, it's too damn hot to pull out the kettle and brew any of them. (How people swig hot tea all summer in the swampy heat of Hong Kong and Chennai I do not know.) The …

Here's why postage stamps are not going out of fashion

Stamps are dead, right? I mean, sure, they were fun while they lasted. But gone are the days when schoolchildren would eagerly snatch the mail from …

The health benefits of avocados (plus 11 delicious recipe ideas)

Move over avocado toast, these nutritionist-approved recipes are delicious, healthy and deserving of an Instagram post.<p>Avocados quickly went from occasional treat at your local Mexican joint to a prized grocery store staple in a matter of a decade. Today, a quick look on Instagram and Pinterest …

Nutrition

Cloud computing sticker shock is now a monthly occurrence at many companies

Many chief financial officers as well as CIOs are gasping at the unexpected expenses seen in their monthly cloud bills, survey finds.<p>Spinning up that …

10 Mac and Cheese Recipes Every Cook Should Know — Recipes from The Kitchn

Get the basic recipe for a pot of creamy classic mac and cheese down, and you've opened up a world of possibilities for yourself. This perennial …

Why a middle-class lifestyle can now cost you over $300,000 a year

Let me tell you a sad story: In order to comfortably raise a family in an expensive coastal city like San Francisco or New York, you've got to make …

City’s only floating lobster shack opens for fifth season

North River Lobster Co., which bills itself as the city’s only floating lobster shack, opened this past weekend for its fifth season.<p>Sailing from …

Cream Cheese

Here Are the NYC Boat and Park Restaurants Open for Outdoor Revelry

Temperatures are finally rising in NYC, and some of the summer’s popular seasonal restaurants are opening their doors. Here are restaurants on boats and in parks that you can hit up for outdoor bites and drinks this week, and check back as more open in the coming weeks.<p>Boat Basin<p>The Upper West Side …

From wax packs to mobile apps: Baseball card collecting goes digital to reconnect with kids

Elite Sports Cards and Comics has been in the same simple Ravenswood storefront for 23 years. Owner John Merkel has seen baseball stars come and go: Sammy Sosa and Mark Grace, Mark Buehrle and Paul Konerko. And he’s watched as his competitors have closed up shop, one by one.<p>“Oh my gosh. There was …

Think Outside the Box: 16 Macaroni and Cheese Recipes

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>While I'll always have a special place in my heart for Kraft mac and cheese, I'm more likely to make it from scratch these days—homemade stovetop mac is almost as easy as the boxed stuff, anyway, and way tastier. I'm …

This Is The ONLY Way You Should Be Frying Your Eggs

Your breakfast won't know what hit it.<p>Just when you thought eggs couldn't be any more incredible or edible, a video emerges forth from the Internet ready to scramble your whole belief system.<p>And as if to vouch for its significance, the video below was posted to Instagram by not one celebrity chef, …

Eggs

No stamp of approval for Stanley Gibbons' failed Guernsey investment vehicle

<b>An unspecified numbers of investors but described as “hundreds” face uncertainty on the news that the Guernsey-registered investment subsidiary of</b> …

Stamp Collecting

The Grilled Cheese Eggsplosion (Grilled Cheese With Fried Eggs Cooked Into the Bread) Recipe

It's one of my favorite breakfasts: Cut a hole out of a slice of bread, cook in butter, break an egg into the hole. Well, we wondered what would happen if we built a grilled cheese out of two of those bad boys. We did it, and deliciousness ensued.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p><b>Read more:</b> …

These LED floodlight bulbs feature a built-in motion sensor for just $11 Prime shipped

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>Amazon offers the Sengled Smartsense LED Security Floodlight with Built-In Motion Detector for <b>$11.19 Prime shipped</b> when code</b> …

Amazon’s a la carte TV service, Amazon Channels, adds CBS All Access

Amazon’s a la carte TV subscription service, Amazon Channels, just added another big name to its lineup. Today, Amazon and CBS announced that CBS’s over-the-top streaming service, CBS All Access – yes, the home to the new “Star Trek” – will now be available on Amazon Channels. However, only the …

Guide to Streaming Video Services

In the early days of video streaming services, your choice was simple: Get Netflix. It’s more complicated now, with Netflix battling other well-known …

The G.O.P. Tax Bill Is Unworkable

With the House of Representatives set to pass the final version of the Republican tax bill on Tuesday, and a vote in the Senate expected later in the week, here is a prediction: no matter which party controls Congress after next year’s midterms, lawmakers will eventually be forced to revise this …

Finance

Commuters lose transit, parking, biking benefits in tax bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Count commuters among the losers in the Republican tax bill that the House and Senate are expected to vote on next week.<p>The final …

Commuting