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The Pros and Cons of Starting a Business While Working a Full-Time Job

Most people don’t start out as entrepreneurs. They choose to start their own business only after some level of work experience.

It could be because they don’t like the idea of having a boss and want to step out as their own. It could be because they learned critical skills that enable them to be a …


Wine cellars a ‘standard feature’ for luxury real estate

Throughout the summer, The Globe’s B.C. bureau is taking an in-depth look at housing in the Vancouver region, where skyrocketing prices are limiting who can afford to buy a home in Canada’s third-largest city and what those homes look like. We’re examining trends in the Lower Mainland’s housing

Luxury Lifestyle

Lomo al Trapo: The Colombian Technique That Will Change the Way You Grill Beef

Get Recipe Lomo al Trapo (Colombian-Style Cloth-Wrapped Grilled Beef Tenderloin)

Remember that scene at the end of Ghostbusters when the boys in gray crack Sigourney Weaver out of the petrified remains of the ghost dog Zuul? Picture that scene at your next dinner party, but instead of a whip-smart …


Don’t Just Enter a New Market — Create One

There’s a popular story about the founding of Netflix. In it, the company’s co-founder, Reed Hastings, came up with the idea after accruing a $40 …


The Best Way to Make Clarified Butter

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In the world of cooking fats, butter is the odd one out. Most of the other fats we cook with, like vegetable oils and lard, are nearly 100% fat, while butter is an emulsion of about 80% fat and 15% water, with the remainder made up mostly of milk proteins. Some of …


An End-of-Summer Italian Al Fresco Dinner

Late August is my favorite time of year: just cool enough to eat outside without dripping sweat into your food, but still the season for excellent produce. It's like all those tender stalks of asparagus, juicy tomatoes, and bunches of fresh herbs are just begging you to make a totally killer …

Italian Food

How to Make Matcha, Japanese Green Tea, Step by Step

Meet your matcha accessories: a handmade bamboo whisk (called a chasen), a tea bowl (matcha-chawan), a measuring ladle (chashaku), a tea strainer, and—of course—your matcha powder.


The Top Foods People Who've Lost More Than 10 Pounds Eat for Breakfast

Add them to your a.m. meal to start your own slimdown.

Trying to drop a few pounds? Before you totally overhaul your eating habits, take a cue from …


Can You Really Ripen an Avocado in Just 10 Minutes? — Putting Tips to the Test in the Kitchen

Pin itA recipe that calls for a perfectly ripe and silky avocado requires planning ahead. But do I? No. More often I decide I need that precious …


Curry On: How to Use Indian Curry Sauce in 5 Dinners

In Halfway to Dinner, we show you how to stretch your staples—or your seasonal produce—every which way.

Today: Mallika Basu, blogger and cookbook author, gives us a make-ahead curry sauce that has dinners covered.

An Indian meal really hits the spot after a long day, but making a classic tomato curry …


10 Community Tips for New Businesses

Starting a business involves you concentrating on several different things at once. You need to choose the right name, analyze your offerings and …

Small Business Marketing

How to Make Très Flawless French Onion Soup

Petit Trois (our no. 3 best new restaurant in America) chef Ludo Lefebvre would be the first to tell you: It’s not easy to make perfect French onion soup. But fear not—he not only knows how to make the best version we’ve ever had, but he’s also sharing how to make it.


It’s all about texture: …


Avoid These Unhealthy Foods for Healthy Weight Loss

Some danger zones are pretty obvious. Iran, for example. Or North Korea. Or Panem. If you decide to go there, and something weird happens, nobody can …


5 Effective Positioning Techniques for the Non-Salesy Entrepreneur

It just happened again.Someone asked you about your business and once again, you didn’t have a compelling answer for them. You quickly tried to …


Your Prospects Don’t Need More Time

“We need time to think it over. We’ll get back to you in a couple of weeks.”This objection has nothing to do with time. It’s something deeper and …

Value Propositions

31 Signs You're Not Getting Enough Vitamins

Dietitians Emily Haller and Keri Gans on the dead giveaways that you need to step up your nutrient intake.

​Back in 2004, nutritionists everywhere were screaming at movie theater screens, threatening to boycott Mean Girls when Regina George "innocently" (you never know with Queen Plastic) asked how …


Back-to-School Meals: Tips to Get Dinner on the Table Fast

The school bells are ringing again, signaling an end to the unstructured, lazy days of summer and the accompanying leisurely meals. While students …


10 Foods You're Probably Eating Wrong

Just when you thought you were hitting it out of the park with your attempts to eat right, it turns out a handful of seemingly innocent habits could …

Healthy Eating

Weekly Meal Plan- Week 6

Weekly Meal Plan Week 6 – 9 top bloggers bringing you 6 dinner recipes, 1 side dish and 2 desserts to make a quick, easy, and delicious week!

Hi …


The 8 Best Produce Picks For Late Summer

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Despite the fact that some kids are back in school and it's getting dark earlier, summer is not over. And while the sun's still shining, remember: Summertime is synonymous with delicious and abundant fresh produce.

Though you can get most of these fruits and vegetables …

Healthy Eating

Banish the Jar: Try Our Basic Marinara

Never even think about buying another jar of marinara at the store! This basic marinara sauce will change pasta night for good.

Roasted Tomato Quiche

Alexe Van Beuren | Dixie Grimes | The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook | Clarkson Potter, 2014

I am absolutely wild about this quiche recipe, but …


Baked Avocado Recipe for a Healthy Breakfast

Healthy Breakfast: Baked Avocado Recipe

Date Published: August 31, 2014 | 219,876 views


If you’re looking for a healthy breakfast, you’ll want to …


Coconut & Cinnamon Brown Rice Pudding

I make rice pudding almost every time I have leftover steamed rice in my refrigerator. Rice pudding is easy-to-make comfort food and it can be …


Food poisoning: How long can you safely keep leftovers?

Leftovers can be kept for three to four days in the refrigerator. Be sure to eat them within that time. After that, the risk of food poisoning …


Sin City Cookies : Giada De Laurentiis


In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside.

In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the …


The 8 Cleanest Food Choices You Can Make—And The 8 Dirtiest

Energy Bars
Bars are booming and can be a healthy, convenient way to snack on the go—provided they're not filled with sugar and junk, which most are. …


The Best Protein You Can Eat, According To Nutritionists


Protein is the key to keeping cravings at bay, building lean muscle and dropping those last few pounds. But according to a new review published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, it’s not just how much protein you eat that’s important: It's where you get your protein …


Surviving Entrepreneurship With 8 Important Tech Skills

There’s no denying, entrepreneurs — or those aspiring to be — must retain as much knowledge as they possibly can and they must also continue to grow …


Jury Still Out on Whether Saturated Fat Is Bad for You, Researchers Say