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What’s the best way to punch up tuna salad?

How Do You Take Yours?In How Do You Take Yours?, The Takeout solicits staff and outside expertise for secret tips on improving one dish.<p>Tuna salad …

Recipes

Where to Eat in Paris

Doin’ it for the ‘grams and the frites.<p>Three initial observations on food from a first-timer in Paris:<p>1. <b>The whole baguette-a-day cliché is true</b>. …

The 90-Second Trick That Kills My Anxiety—Stat

When I first felt the wave of tension sweep over my body, I thought I was coming down with something, but this was different from the typical common …

Researchers Find Herpes Viruses In Brains Marked By Alzheimer's Disease

Two common herpes viruses appear to play a role in Alzheimer's disease.<p>The viruses, best known for causing a distinctive skin rash in young children, are abundant in brain tissue from people with Alzheimer's, a team of scientists reports Thursday in <i>Neuron.</i> The team also found evidence that the …

Dementia

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

The Secret Miracle Cleaner You've Had Since College

When you're looking for an effective cleaner, most of us would love to find something inexpensive, non-toxic and — while we're being picky — …

Cleaning

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

‘Time traveller’ claims he’s from the year 5,000 and he has photographic evidence

<b>A ‘time traveller’ who claims he visited the year 5,000 has issued a chilling warning to humanity.</b><p>The traveller, who is only known as ‘Edward’ and …

10 Museums You Can't Miss in Paris

Choosing museums to visit in Paris can be a bit overwhelming, especially when you realize that they are more than 130! Most of these museums are not …

Visiting Paris in Two Days: What To See

Paris in Two Days - Introduction and Overview of the Itinerary<p>A Flexible, Fun, and Self-Guided Itinerary<p>A week or more in Paris is absolutely ideal …

What Is the Best Time of the Year to Visit Paris?

Need more information on the general feel and ambiance of each season, as well as info on what to see and do in Paris around the year? Ready to start …

What to Do in Paris: A Complete Guide

Attractions for All Budgets and Interests<p>Whether you're a first-time visitor to Paris or have been there so many times you can proudly claim it as …

The Paris Dream Trip (Part 1)

Let's say you've never been to Paris. Or, more likely, you spent 18 hours there during a family holiday when you hit nine countries in ten days—or …

Paris

50 Holiday Cookies

Fill your cookie tins with batches and batches of classic cookies and creative variations.<p>Classic Sugar Cookies (No. 1)<p>Beat 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup …

Here's The Trick To Making Brussels Sprouts Taste Amazing

One secret ingredient changes everything.<p>I even asked him if he could taste any ingredient he didn't like and he had absolutely no idea what I was talking about.<p>Servings: 4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 pound small to medium Brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved<p>4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>4 teaspoons …

Slab Quiche with Spinach, Goat Cheese, and Caramelized Onions

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Adjust an oven rack to the lower-middle position and preheat the oven to 300°F.<p>Step 2<p>Place the red onion on a rimmed 10 x 16-inch …

5 Easy Freezer Marinades Perfect for Chicken or Pork

While marinades are brilliant at turning cuts of meat that can often dry out when cooked into flavorful, moist meals, it's easy to forget to plan …

Top 7 Free Things to Do in Paris

As a capital of luxury, designer fashion and champagne-drenched soirées, Paris may seem inaccessibly expensive for travelers on a tight budget. But …

Tostones: Twice-Fried Green Plantain Chips Recipe

Plantains can be prepared in several different ways, but this recipe for tostones is one of the quickest and easiest methods. It’s a good recipe for …

The Better You Know Yourself, the More Resilient You’ll Be

When we think about “resilience,” we typically imagine bouncing back from major hardship. Management theorists have increasingly put forward a more nuanced definition, however: resilience as the ability to adapt to complex change. But in today’s world, that means the demand for resilience is almost …

This Easy, One-Pot Chicken Taco Soup Is Ready in 30 Minutes

Heat the oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat until shimmering. Add the onion and garlic, and cook, stirring occasionally, until tender, about …

Cooking

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce Is a Million Times Better

By Alex Delany<p>How to ditch the bottle and make—and use—homemade teriyaki sauce.<p>You know how the irresistibly sweet-salty teriyaki-slathered grilled meat you get at a Japanese restaurant is infinitely more delicious than the stuff you make at home? Well, the reason is simple: <b>Homemade teriyaki sauce</b> …

31 Simple Marketing Cheat Sheets For Business Owners That Don't Understand Marketing

Marketing your business can be tough, and it helps to have excellent resources to keep you up-to-date and effective.<p>This list covers 31 of my favorite guides, checklists and cheat sheets that cover the basics of marketing: everything from SEO, to email marketing, to social media, to blogging. Add …

Marketing

The Hottest Movie Sex Scenes, Ever (NSFW)

Sex scenes, we've seen a few. The first times that seldom bear resemblance to anyone's <i>real</i> first time. The quick-my-wife-is-out-of-town humpfests …

It Took Sheryl Sandberg Exactly 2 Sentences to Give the Best Career Advice You'll Hear Today

It's one of the quickest ways to grow as a person.<p>I want you to ponder the following question for a moment, because it's one of the most important questions you'll ever answer.<p>How do you respond to feedback?<p>Sheryl Sandberg recently visited Airbnb to share lessons learned from her years at Facebook …

Thai Rice Noodle Salad With Chili-Lime Vinaigrette Recipe

This Thai rice noodle salad is fresh and flavorful and it's simple to make, too. It features vermicelli rice noodles and lots of fresh summer …

How to Make Your Own Larabars With Just 3 Ingredients

It's not like homemade granola bars are anything new, but we bet you've never actually made them because they sound like too much work. Don't …

21 Of Maya Angelou's Best Quotes To Inspire

Remembering the late activist and literary icon's most uplifting words of wisdom.<p>A legendary author, poet, activist and all around inspiring woman, Maya Angelou touched the lives of many through her work. In remembrance of her incredible legacy left behind, read through for some of Angelou's most …

15 Tips That Will Make You A Google Maps Expert

You probably already use Google Maps to find the nearest Starbucks and directions to the train. But there are plenty of extras within the app that …