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Roasted Poblano and Mushroom Grilled Cheese | Recipes

1. Roast the poblano over an open flame or under the grill until charred all over, turning as necessary, about 8 minutes. Place into a bowl and cover …

21 Easy Cleaning Hacks to Add to Your Routine

<b>New Year, No Eww - that's how the saying goes, right?</b><p>2016 is your year for a sparkling clean home! If you like the sound of that, but don't want to make it your year for 'spending countless hours scrubbing,' these easy hacks from Hometalk bloggers will help to speed things up!<p><b>1. Clean stainless</b> …

The Best Breakfast Recipes You Can Make Right Now

<i>By: Dan Gentile</i><p><i>Credit: Perry Santanachote/Thrillist</i><p>Now that the holidays are over, it's a perfect time to move into the kitchen -- away from the reality of heading back to work -- to make these beautiful brunch recipes from Perry Santanachote, Thrillist's recipes editor.<p><b>More: The Best Pillsbury</b> …

7 Best Breakfast Recipes to Make This Christmas

I don't know about you but on Christmas morning I look forward to what's for breakfast. It's one of those days of the year where calories don't count and a sugar-filled meal is totally acceptable. If you're like me and are planning an epic dish for Christmas then try one of these recipes from The …

The 10 Best Face Moisturizers For $30 Or Less

These picks prove it pays to stay hydrated. 💧<p>You don't have to break the bank to have great skin, especially when it comes to moisturizers and creams. In fact, some of the best in the biz can be bought on the cheap. You just have to know what you're looking for.<p>To help you navigate the world of …

9 Skin Care Products You Need In Your Beauty Cabinet

There's a cream that contours!<p>Introducing: Pre Serum<p>Just as a dry sponge is pretty much useless until you dampen it, skin better absorbs products if you first prime it. Moisturizing toner works, but if you're already a fan of Elizabeth Arden, consider their newbie (right). Clinical studies found up …

5 Delicious Miniature Desserts to Serve This Thanksgiving

I love the idea of taking a dessert and turning it into single size servings for my guests. Why not try something new this thanksgiving? Instead of making one cherry pie, try miniature cherry pie cookies, or perhaps individually portioned cheesecakes. Here are a few of my favorite miniature …

7 Potato Side Dishes to Make Thanksgiving Infinitely Better

To me potatoes are their very own food group. I would definitely eat them at every meal (topped with loads of cheese, of course) if I could still fit into my skinny jeans! Check out some of my favorite, and unique, ways to incorporate potatoes into a meal.<p><b>1. Slow-Cooker Potatoes Au Gratin</b><p><b>2. Chicken</b> …

13 Amazing Recipes for Fall Produce

From carrots and cauliflower to sweet potatoes and squash, there are so many tasty fruits and vegetables this time of year -- and endless ways to prepare them.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Purée with Thyme</b><p>This cauliflower purée is creamy and comforting, and it just happens to taste remarkably like mashed …

Joy Bauer makes a healthier mac n' cheese that's still big on flavor

Bump up the nutrition on family favorites like mac n' cheese, with this recipe from nutritionist Joy Bauer as part of TODAY's "16 by '16" challenge. She also shares an easy recipe for meatballs that sneak in veggies!<p>Joy Bauer's healthier mac n' cheese<p>TODAY<p><b>Try Joy's zucchini meatballs!</b><p>Enjoy …

Food

The Perfect Slow Cooker Pot Roast for Tonight's Dinner

For as long as it's been published on The Chic Site this Balsamic Pot Roast has been one of our most popular recipes. The pictures are nothing fancy but the results are to die for! Plug in your slow cooker and make this cozy fall recipe for dinner this weekend.<p>Slow Cooker Balsamic Pot Roast<p>Simply …

Delicious Slow Cooker Soup Recipes For Fall

I love soup! I'm aware most people prefer to wait until the weather changes and the cold air returns, not me. I'm one of those people who will happily eat it all year round. But now that it's officially fall and beginning to get cold, I've rounded up my favorite slow-cooker soup recipes for you to …

Sony's new RX1R II might be the ultimate pocket-sized camera

The RX1R II is a powerhouse of a camera<p>But what you get at this size is a true powerhouse of a camera. The RX1R II has a 42.4-megapixel, full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor. It's also backlit, allowing for an ISO range of 100-25,600 (expandable to 50-102,400). Sony's done a number of things to the …

Cameras

The Week in Review: Religion, Front and Center

For three of the world’s biggest religions, Islam, Christianity and Judaism, this past week was one of great significance with great implications. The annual (and this year deadly) Hajj pilgrimage took place on Thursday, Pope Francis made his first trip to the United States this week, and Jews …

5 Hair Oils You Should Be Using Right Now

Whatever your hair care needs, there's an oil for you.<p>Hair feeling parched from summer? You're not alone. Mend your mane back to health with the right oil for you. Here, five you should be using stat!

8 Secrets to Better Grilled Vegetables

Up your grilled veggie game.<p>This summer, think outside the usual trio of zucchini, peppers and eggplant, and try grilling vegetables you would …

How to Make Pierogies From Scratch

Pennsylvania is the land of pierogies. It's probably from all our Polish immigrants, but I don't really care where they came from because they're totally yummy. They aren't that hard to make from scratch, either. You can boil them, sauté them in butter or olive oil, bake, or deep-fry them. You can …

10 Resume Tweaks to Help You Get a Job Now

Job hunting is painful and no fun. These simple changes can speed up the process.<p>Time moves in a different dimension when you're job hunting. Managers say they will make a decision "soon," and you don't hear from them for three weeks. Recruiters say they'll get back to you "tomorrow," and they …

Employment

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

Breathtaking Photos of Matterhorn From All Hours of the Day

On the border of Switzerland and Italy lies Matterhorn (aka Monte Cervino), Europe's 14,692-foot-high mountain. With one of the highest peaks of the iconic Swiss Alps, Matterhorn is an attraction for both climbers and photographers. Since the 19th century, many people have approached the mountain …

Beautiful winter frost patterns - Telegraph

23 Extreme Gravity-Defying Photos That Will Give You Vertigo

How many times have you been told that anything is possible? Do you believe it? Here are 23 extreme photos of serious risk takers that prove anything …

Photography

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

The Truth About Keratin

Once touted as a miracle hair treatment, could the recent ring of drastic celebrity chops reveal that the pro strand-smoother might have a not-so-pretty side after all?<p>When Jennifer Aniston attributed her chin-length cut to damage incurred by a Brazilian (aka keratin) straightening treatment, even …

Hair

15 Natural Beauty DIYs for Under $15

How much money have you shelled out on facial masks, bubble bath, trips to the spa, and “miracle skin rejuvenation” products? Too much? It’s okay, we’re here to curb that spending habit and help you ramp up your inner kitchen witch. We’ve rounded up collection of 15 natural beauty tutorials that …

Don’t Make Decisions, Orchestrate Them

Is the role of the manager to make decisions, or to make sure that decisions get made? The answer, of course, is both — but many managers focus so much on the first role that they neglect the second. The reality, however, is that decision-making often is not a solo activity, but rather an …

To Move Ahead You Have to Know What to Leave Behind

Decisions are the most fundamental building blocks of successful change in our organizations, our teams, and our careers. The faster and more strategically we stack those blocks, the faster and more successfully we achieve change. Yet, change efforts often stall precisely because those decisions …

What if working harder doesn't work?

“It’s part common sense, part human nature to press on towards a break through. If we are not producing at work, we just work harder, longer hours. …

A Question That Can Change Your Life

For years I’ve exercised every day — doing weights, cardio, yoga — but despite my continuous effort, I haven’t seen much change.<p>Until a few months ago.<p>Recently, my body has changed. My muscles are stronger, more defined, and I’ve lost five pounds along with a visible layer of fat. So what did I do …

Once Upon A Time At The Office: 10 Storytelling Tips To Help You Be More Persuasive

Storytelling is the most effective to way to get your point across. Here are some expert tips for doing it right.<p>Once upon a time, in a faraway kingdom, there was a salesman who traveled the countryside, peddling his wares. Everyone loved his product except the evil king, who wanted to do away with …

Public Speaking