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How To Make Texas-Style Brisket in the Oven — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Beefy brisket is the king of Texas barbecue. Yes, Texas has ribs and pulled pork, but tender, peppery brisket is what most people dream of when they …

Recipes

Our Editors' 7 Favorite Big-Batch Dinner Recipes — Recipes from The Kitchn

Meal prep has been a game-changer for my dinner routine, and I'm not alone. Many of the Kitchn editors feel the same way. Carving out a block of time …

Slow Cookers

Apple Cake as Delicious and Simple as Apple Pie

Christopher Kimball's Milk Street <i>airs Saturdays at 4:00 pm.</i><p>It's apple season! Whether you go pick apples yourself in Michigan or buy some from a …

Recipes

Make this giant doughnut cake that would make Homer Simpson drool

Photo via Thanksgiving.comThere’s nothing like that classic pink box filled with 9-12 doughnuts to make you feel all warm and comforted in your belly …

The Instant Pot Beef Ragu Recipe We've Already Bookmarked for Fall

Despite the 90-degree temperatures outside, we can't help but think of fall once August arrives. Toward the end of summer, we find ourselves craving …

Cooking

Felix K.'s 'Don't even try to say these aren't the best you've ever eaten, because they are' Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

"After years of tweaking my chocolate chip recipe, it is now ready for public consumption. It has been laboratory-tested on many of my friends all of …

These homemade pretzel bites will ruin all other pretzels

Photo via Thanksgiving.comAmerica loves pretzels. They’re a great accompaniment to watching TV, pair well with beer and, of course, what baseball …

This is the easiest way to make creamy homemade mac and cheese

Thanksgiving.comMac and cheese is one of the all-time great American comfort foods, not to mention BBQ sides. But it’s kind of a pain to make. If you …

911 emergency: Call centers can't find workers

Cities across the U.S. are struggling to find 911 dispatchers as a historically tight labor market makes it harder to fill a job that was already a tough sell.<p>Dispatchers are a linchpin of the nation’s emergency-response infrastructure. Their responses to 911 calls directly impact how quickly …

Labor Economics

The Ultimate Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Throw in a glass of cold milk and you may have just discovered sugary nirvana.<p>A good old chocolate chip cookie is my ultimate party trick. Last-minute dinner guests? No-brainer. Need to bring a dessert or thank-you gift to a party? A perfect choice. Late-night munchies? You bet your ass I’m making …

This Is the Only Birthday Cake Recipe You Need

You could order a birthday cake, but this birthday cake recipe is even better than the bakery kind—and it's easy to make, too.<p>A favorite birthday …

Dessert

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Need For the Rest of Your Life

><p>Americans are on a constant search for the perfect chocolate chip cookie — one that is dense and chewy on the inside while crisp on the outside. I'm included in that list of seekers. I've tried all sorts of recipes — including Serious Eats' so-called best chocolate chip cookies — but I'm going to …

How to Make the Best Steak Frites with the Double-Fry Technique

Looking for an easy recipe for the perfect steak? This classic steak frites is simple enough to make, but utilizes an extra blanch in oil to …

Recipes

Kahlua® Pumpkin Pie Recipe

"A traditional pumpkin pie with a kick. Modified from the original recipe made in class."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (9 inch) unbaked pie crust<p>1 cup evaporated …

Grandma's Banana Bread Recipe Is the Only Recipe You Will Ever Need

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350˚F.<p>Step 2<p>Soften 1/4 cup of butter, but try not to melt it all the way! I do this by microwaving the half stick of butter, …

This 12-Week Workout Plan From a Trainer Is Designed to Help You Lose Weight

When you're starting off on a weight-loss journey, it can feel overwhelming to know how to proceed. But we've got you! Ridge Davis, a personal trainer in West Hollywood, CA, put together an exclusive weight-loss plan for POPSUGAR, and there's no way you <i>won't</i> get fit AF if you follow his …

Workouts

Gwyneth Paltrow's Carbonara Will Become Your Favourite Weeknight Meal

Gwyneth Paltrow's <b>It's All Easy</b> cookbook is full of easy weeknight meals anyone can make, including this carbonara pasta recipe. The actress and …

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Need For the Rest of Your Life

Australians are on a constant search for the perfect chocolate chip cookie — one that is dense and chewy on the inside while crisp on the outside. …

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This Is How Generation Z Will Bypass College

Coming soon(er) to a workplace near you is Generation Z after participating in these education alternatives.<p>School originated to train obedient factory workers but hasn't evolved much since then.<p>Coursera and the University of Phoenix paved the way for people to digitally learn from a distance. …

Frog Hollow Farm’s Meyer Lemon Cake With Lemon Glaze

<i>(Click here, if you are unable to view this video on your mobile device.)</i><p>Yes, it’s true. We Californians are obsessed with our Meyer lemons. And this …

Leaders Need To Understand They Will Never Please Their Employees

Another month, another survey suggesting that employees are not sufficiently engaged, not satisfied or downright unhappy. At a time when organizations of all sorts appear to be bending over backwards to make themselves appealing to would-be employees, reading these reports must be more than …

10 Harsh Lessons That Will Make You More Successful

Everyone fails in life, and failure can be a crushing experience. The only thing that separates successful people from the rest is how they respond after they fail.<p>When facing obstacles, you have to decide if you're going to let them be the excuse for your failure or if you're going to make them …

Is sex necessary for a happy marriage?

As a marriage counselor, I see a lot of couples who come to me with sexual problems in their relationship. The stories that couples tell me about …

Grilled Buffalo Chicken Stuffed with Mozzarella

Cheese, Chicken, Buffalo Hot Sauce…What’s Not to Love!<p>Sometime when I am hungry for Buffalo Style Chicken but not in the mood for wings, this is the …

How to Look Good Naked

No one's actually a <i>fan</i> of shedding their clothes in front of someone else. As if sex wasn't stressful enough, your first time (or multiple times …

5 Tips for When Your Kid Argues About Everything

I like a kid with an opinion. I appreciate a kid who thinks about things, and isn't afraid to speak their mind. They've got spunk. They're usually a lot of fun to be around. There are plenty of positives about these kids.<p>I like a kid with an opinion. I appreciate a kid who thinks about things, and …

Microsoft rolls out Office for iPad updates

Good news for Office for iPad users: Microsoft's suite of apps continues to inch closer to its desktop counterpart. The company today rolled out updates to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for iOS, bringing a small but welcome set of improvements to the tablet versions of these apps.<p>Word 1.1, for …

“Merkel phone” security firm teams up with Vodafone on new Secure Call app

The company that handles the security of the so-called “Merkel phone” – the customized BlackBerry(s bbry) that the German chancellor and other …