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The Ingenious Technique That Makes Vanilla Extract in 1 Hour

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Here's something that's going to change your home cooking life: You can make better vanilla extract at home in about an …

Slow Cooker Posole

<i>Slow cooker posole is an easy version of authentic Mexican posole–or stew–made with pork, hominy, onions, garlic, plus all the traditional toppings.</i> …

Show your social savvy with these advanced Snapchat tricks

Become an expert Snapchatter.<p>Snapchat has a simple core concept—sharing photos and videos privately. The app lets you take images and send them to friends, but once the clips have been viewed, they disappear rather than hanging around on the internet forever. This has struck a chord with today's …

Apps

The Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipe Is Dairy-Free

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>By now we hope every home cook knows the pure dinnertime pleasure that is chicken in milk. The original dish, credited …

How to download YouTube videos directly to your iPhone

Ever had the need to download YouTube videos to your iPhone for later viewing? Maybe you want to watch some clips on your commute without burning through your cellular data? Perhaps you’re a language or music teacher, and you want to keep teaching material offline, instead of relying on your …

How to Control Your Facebook News Feed

You can’t complain about Facebook News Feed serving you up stuff you’re not interested in if you haven’t taken the time to customize all of the …

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How to make your own iMessage sticker pack, no coding required

I'm not sure why it took Apple so long to get aboard the sticker train, but as a long-time admirer of the cute stickers on KakaoTalk and Line, I firmly believe stickers are the best new feature on iMessage. No longer are we confined to the limited emotional range of emoji (I still love you, …

26 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Perfect for Summer

Is your slow cooker gathering dust at the back of some cabinet or shelf at this very moment? If the answer is yes, it's time to dig it out, get it …

Thailand Vacation: Planning Your First Trip

The secret is out: Thailand is a beautiful, affordable destination — even for short trips. Although a Thailand vacation sounds exotic, expensive, and …

Thailand

The Top 10 Cocktail Bars In Tokyo

As a city that never sleeps and the kaleidoscopic capital of Japan, Tokyo’s energy is electrifying during both the day and night. A magnificent …

Japan

Tacos Al Pastor Slow Cooker Recipe

If you've ever glimpsed inside a taco truck or peeked into the back of a Mexican bodega kitchen, you might have seen pineapple-topped marinated pork …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala from The Shiksa in the Kitchen• 1 to 1 1/2 pounds boneless, skinless chicken thighs<br>• 1 large onion, diced<br>• 3 cloves …

Slow Cooker Barbacoa (Shredded Beef)

Oh my goodness this beef is good. It’s meat to mimic Chipotle’s Barbacoa but I can’t say how close it gets because I usually choose the chicken or …

Slow Cooker Peach Cobbler

How to set up a foolproof note-taking system for writers and other nerds (Part 1)

I started writing stories this year – short fiction and a couple of novellas so far – and I’ve found I need to make a lot of notes. The iPhone is pretty great for this, as you’d expect, but not always: Sometimes it’s just not appropriate to tap away on a cellphone, and sometimes you might want to …

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Slick Task Management With Mailbox, Drafts, Gmail And (Maybe) IFTTT [How To]

Cult of Mac reader James Broccoli asks:<p>My answer was “Sure!”<p>. And if you don’t like this post, make sure to address all your complaints to Mr. Broccoli.<p>Why Bother?<p>First, a short bit of history, or why the hell am I futzing with this stuff when I could just use something like OmniFocus for my to-do …

HTC One Android 4.2 update kills the awful menu bar, adds Instagram to BlinkFeed

The long-awaited Android 4.2 update for the HTC One has been slowly making its way around the world over the past week or so, but thanks to <i>Android Central</i>, we now have a good look at what's on tap in it. Essentially, HTC addressed many of the complaints we had with Sense 5 on Android 4.1, and even …