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This coffee-avocado smoothie recipe might be the best thing to happen to your mornings

The mornings that allow for sitting and savoring a hot cup of coffee <i>and</i> a plate of avocado toast are to be treasured. But the reality is that the …

17 tips on how to keep your software engineering job even during a market crash

There are plenty of great job opportunities now if you're a software engineer.<p>But will that be the case even when the market crashes?<p>Hard to tell, but a bunch of engineers shared their advice in this Quora thread on how to remain employed in a market crash.<p>We narrowed it down to the 17 best pieces …

Employment

5 Knots Every Hiker and Backpacker Should Know

Increase Your Backcountry Skills by Learning These Knots<p>The right knot can be a life saver when you run into the unexpected in the backcountry. So if …

25 Comforting Casseroles To Beat The Back-To-School Blues

17 Tomato Sauce Recipes for All Your Pasta-Adjacent Needs

Whether you're looking for ways to use summer's ripe tomatoes or doctor up canned tomatoes, your new favorite tomato sauce recipe is here.<p>Homemade tomato sauce is one zillion percent better than the jarred stuff, and yes, that is an accurate percentage point. With numbers like that and recipes like …

Cooking

11 Hot Sauce Recipes Only the Brave Will Be Able to Handle

Brave souls, gather around, because if you like to feel the burn of a good fiery, spicy sauce every time you eat your favorite food, you're about to experience a totally different level of hot. These 11 DIY recipes feature ghost, jalapeño, and habanero peppers galore. If you dare, whip them up, …

Recipes

6 Super High Protein Snacks That You Need In Your Life

It’s no secret that protein is key if you want to stay fuller for longer, keep your energy levels up, build and repair muscle, and have healthy skin, …

7 Smart Tricks That'll Make Breakfast So Much Better

The most important meal of the day can also be the trickiest.

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce, we are always working on our sauces and we receive an unbelievable number of requests for sauces. We put our …

How to Grill Ribs Perfectly Every Time - Great Ideas : People.com

<i>The Institute of Culinary Education is one of the largest culinary schools in the world, offering both professional and recreational programs in New</i> …

Here's How To Master Your Weekly Meal Prep

Failing to plan is planning to order a whole lot of unnecessary takeout.

23 Low-Carb Dinners Under 500 Calories That Actually Look Good AF

Proving that low-carb can actually be very tasty.<p>Plus, they look delicious. Dig in!<p><i>All nutritional information was calculated using caloriecount.com.</i>

30 Of The Best Places To Camp In Canada

Canada has it all. From beaches to mountains to lush landscapes coast-to-coast, each province holds it's own set of treasures.<p>Last year the Globe and …

This Trick for Cleaning a Cast Iron Pan Will Save Your Sanity

And all the necessary tools are in your pantry.<p>If we had to name our all-time favorite piece of kitchen equipment, the title would probably go to the cast-iron skillet. The trusty pan is a heavy-duty, versatile workhorse that we find ourselves using almost daily for everything from skillet chicken …

Cleaning

Save Your Poached Eggs from Becoming a Wispy Mess

At last, a surefire way to make perfect poached eggs.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Gail Magnani confesses botching a batch of poached eggs to associate food editor Rick Martinez.</i> …

Recipes

10 Healthy Breakfast Recipes That Actually Taste Good — And Aren't Cereal

While most are indeed delicious, when it comes to nutrition not all breakfasts are the same. Eating the right breakfast (aka not a greasy one) can …

The Healthy Make-Ahead Breakfast Recipes You Need

You can thank us tomorrow morning.<p>We've all heard it before: breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But it's equally important to make sure the morning meal you eat is a healthy one, because that's what's going to be fueling you for the first half of the day. This is easier said than done …

Make These Freezer-Friendly Breakfast Sandwiches for an Easy Start to the Workday

We’ve long loved the idea of pre-making things like breakfast sandwiches, delicious wraps, and burritos and keeping them in the freezer until the …

13 questions you need to ask in an interview before joining a startup

Joining a startup can be an incredibly rewarding experience, but it's also a risky move, since a lot of startups end up failing. One way to avoid joining the wrong startup is to ask the right questions during the interview and figuring out if it's a good match for you.<p>We went through the Quora post …

11 Cozy Christmas Dinners to Eat in Your PJs

If chestnuts roasting on an open fire and steamy cups of cocoa are your idea of the perfect Christmas, kick off your holiday week right with a seriously relaxed dinner on Christmas Eve or Christmas (or both, for the ultimate lazy girls out there). Pull on your warmest flannel pajamas and your …

Cooking

This Is the Secret to Making Perfect Scrambled Eggs

You've been doing it wrong.<p>I was 30 before I realized what good scrambled eggs tasted like. I truly thought that they needed to be cooked to death, lest I want to die of salmonella or food poisoning. There was to be no trace of moisture in your scrambled eggs—the browner, the better.<p>Then I tried …

Breakfast

Make Overnight Oats That Actually Taste Good by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Faster, faster, faster! Make a better breakfast in a hurry by perfecting the art of overnight oats.<p>When it comes to fast, healthy breakfast options, it's hard to beat overnight oats. They're the ultimate big-batch food, meaning they easily double, triple, and quadruple in scale—and they get better …

Breakfast

12 Kitchen Skills to Master Before You Turn 30

<b>Can you cut up a chicken or frost a cake? Sure, learning to cook is an ongoing process, but these are the techniques we think you should know and use now. Every day in the kitchen will be easier once you have these basic skills.</b><p>How to Cut Up a Whole Chicken<p>When you need chicken pieces, don't buy …

11 Things Every Adult Should Know How To Make (And Not Buy)

Listen, we know you're the busiest. And we know that at 9 p.m. that tub of grocery-store hummus is calling your name. But you know something? Homemade hummus is so easy to make. And so. Much. Better.<p>Ahead, 11 recipes you should keep in your arsenal and be able to whip up from scratch (at any given …

Tips for Retaining Vital Information, from a Memory Champion

My brother has the best memory. He can recall the names of people he’s met only once, even briefly. He never forgets a date or appointment. He …

The Best Breakfasts for Every Back to School Occasion

Getting back into the school routine doesn’t have to mean returning to a breakfast rut. You’ve got your weeknight meal routine on lockdown and nobody can rival your portable lunches. Now it’s time to up your morning game. We’ve put together a list of our favorite breakfasts for every occasion and …

Breakfast

How to Make the Best Damn Burger on Your Backyard Grill

Anyone can grill burgers. Here's how to grill really, really good ones.<p>When the weather heats up and the backyard barbecues begin anew, there's one thing we crave: a big, juicy burger. Luckily, <i>Bon Appétit</i> editor-in-chief Adam Rapoport is here to walk us through the process for grilling up the …

BBQ

Make Almonds Taste Even Better With This Trick

One bite and your taste buds will go nuts<p>Loaded with fiber, vitamins, and minerals, almonds are a super-snack—unless you drown them in a sugary, crystallized glaze like they do at carnivals and amusement parks.<p>So instead of sugar-coating your almonds, spice them up. The following recipe comes from …

Food

43 Ways To Get In Shape Without Ruining Your Life

Inspiring tips on getting healthier (that won't make you feel bad about yourself).<p><b>The best advice I've ever received about losing weight is to EAT</b>. I used to feel like I had to skip meals to lose weight.<p>—Rebekah Marie Byrd (Facebook)<p>It's not the calories in food you should be worrying about, <b>I would</b> …

Fitness