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A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

The 3 Things Your Home's Decor Should Always Reflect

Ok, honesty time: Do you feel like your home just <i>isn't working</i>? Chances are, you're missing one or more of these three very important elements. Let …

24 Super Clever Kitchen Storage Ideas

Make the most of what you've got.<p>If you can't bring yourself to Kondo the kitchen, it's time to trick out the cabinets, drawers and island with a few space-saving ideas. Rethink the little nooks and niches and you'll have counter space for days.

How an entrepreneur turned his pet food startup into a viral website with more than a million visitors a day

Petflow raised $15 million in venture capital funding from investors like Lightspeed Venture Partners. Speiser says Petflow created its Facebook page back in 2011 with the goal of attracting potential customers who might want to buy pet food, sharing a ton of animal-related pictures to the page to …

The most uplifting playlist ever, according to a neuroscientist

The list was commissioned by British electronics brand Alba, which had done a large survey of customers around the UK and Ireland — asking everything from their basic music taste to what sounds they listen to to feel happier.<p>According to Jolij's blog:<p>Basically, they asked me whether I could find a …

Muhammara - red pepper and walnut dip

This recipe is dedicated to my lovely mum, firstly because I think she would really like the taste of this dip (in fact, I’m going to make it for her …

10 Easy, Low-Budget Ways to Improve Any Kitchen (Even a Rental!)

(Image credit: Leela Cyd)<p>I'm always so inspired by dream kitchens like this cottage kitchen in Maine or any one of these gorgeous, glamorous spaces. …

Recipe: Nobu's Miso-Marinated Black Cod

<b>Two to 3 days beforehand, make the miso marinade and marinate the fish.</b> Bring the sake and mirin to a boil in a medium saucepan over high heat. Boil …

Easy Cinnamon Rolls (from scratch)

You’ll also love my easy slow cooker cinnamon rolls.<p><i>Easiest cinnamon rolls I’ve ever made, only 1 rise. Perfect for yeast beginners!</i><p>This is a recipe …

Sesame Chicken Potstickers

posted by Chungah @ Damn Delicious on August 8, 2014 169 Comments »<p><i>Potstickers are unbelievably easy to make. Best of all, they’re freezer-friendly,</i> …

Easy (Veggie) Tofu Burger Recipe | Vegan and Gluten Free Burger

1. In a pan, heat about a tsp of olive oil and sauce the onions until soft. Add the mushrooms and cook for another 3-4 minutes and cool slightly.<p>2. …

Moroccan Chicken with Green Olives and Lemon

Loosely followed the recipe and was pleasantly surprised. My wife went gaga over it. A very savory dish. It's a great dish when you want a different …

Beef Rendang | Easy Delicious Recipes

What is Beef Rendang<p>Beef rendang is a rich and tender coconut beef stew which is explosively flavorful. Called “rendang daging” locally, it’s …

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.<p>In a large pot of boiling, salted water cook the pasta to al dente.<p>While the pasta is cooking, in a separate pot, melt …

Banana Bread

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Butter a 9 x 5 x 3 inch loaf pan.<p>Cream the sugar and butter in a large mixing bowl until light and fluffy. Add the …

Recipes

Raspberry Swirl Sweet Rolls

<i>Soft & fluffy sweet roll dough filled with juicy raspberries and drizzled with glaze.</i><p>I made, what I consider, the most perfect breakfast sweet roll …

Spicy Peanut Noodles

"My mother used to make this," says Joanne Chang. "I learned to re-create it in college, far away from any Chinese markets." Pantry staples like …

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

Coffee

Food special: Beer bread

People don’t believe me when I say you can have home-made bread on the table within 40 minutes, but here’s the proof. These mini loaves are a kind of …

Open book

Full question<p>How do you make self-raising flour at home? Unfortunately it is not available where I live. Thanks!<p>Our answer<p>Nigella tends not to use …

Beer Bread

Recipes

The 25 Most Meaningful Jobs That Pay Well

“Doing well by doing good” has been a popular refrain over the past several years among an increasing number of professionals who want to bring home serious paychecks and also do work that makes a positive difference.<p>To determine which jobs provide healthy salaries alongside a sense of purpose, …

11 Power Words That Will Make Any Resume Stand Out

ZipRecruiter allows job seekers to upload their resumes, and small businesses, individual employers, and recruiters looking for candidates to rate those resumes on a scale of one to five stars (one being the lowest, five the highest).<p>It found if you use the below "power words," your likelihood of …

Employment

Sticky Chinese pork ribs recipe

Honey gives ribs a perfect sticky texture<p><b>Serves 4 as a starter</b><p>2 racks of pork ribs<p>1 tsp peppercorns<p>3 bay leaves<p>1 onion, halved<p>A thumb of ginger, peeled and roughly chopped<p>2 garlic cloves, roughly chopped<p>4 tbsp Shaoxing rice wine<p>3 tbsp dark soy sauce<p>7 tbsp honey<p>2 tbsp Chinkiang vinegar<p>1 tbsp sesame …

Recipes

Entrepreneurs reveal their failures en route to success

<b>Millions of people dream of starting their own company, but only some are brave enough to take the leap.</b><p>Fewer still go on to great success.<p>Talking to BBC Radio 5 live's On the Money, some of the UK's most successful entrepreneurs share their tips for business success - as well as revealing some of …

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

92 Vegetarian Super Bowl Recipes That'll Make You Forget Wings

These are 92 awesome vegetarian recipes for dips, fries, sandwiches, and other snacks that are perfect for the Super Bowl.<p>Yes, the Super Bowl is one of the biggest food holidays of the year. And while most cliché football foods are meatier than the players on the field, there are plenty of …

Cooking

10 Ways to Make Your Home Happier

Create a cheery, inviting space.<p>From a fresh coat of white paint to choosing comfortable, neutral furniture, decorating experts share their advice on creating a cheery, inviting home.

Interior Design

The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)

<b>The Six Enemies of Greatness (and Happiness)</b> <br>These six factors can erode the grandest of plans and the noblest of intentions. They can turn visionaries into paper-pushers and wide-eyed dreamers into shivering, weeping balls of regret. Beware!<p><b>1)</b> <b>Availability</b><p>We often settle for what’s available, and …