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How to Write a Book

How to write a book.Almost every writer on the planet wants to write a book.Some have finished a manuscript and others are already published, but …

Writing

Thinking of Writing a Book? Here Are 5 Things to Consider

Many great entrepreneurs have written books over the years. Here are a few things to think about as you begin planning yours.<p>Two years ago, I published my first book, <i>The Cheat Code</i>. As a young millennial in a space largely populated by older generations, I knew I had valuable information to offer, …

Writing

45 Favorite Side Dishes

1 of 46<p>Hoppin’ Juan<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 46<p>Minty Grilled Summer Squash<p>3 of 46<p>Garlic-and-Herb Chickpea Fries with Whipped Feta<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 46<p>Confetti …

Cooking

The Best Cuts of Meat You Need to Try Grilling This Year

No disrespect to ribeyes or baby backs, but there’s a whole lot more than that to a cow or a pig. You may never have heard of Denver steaks or …

Cooking

Chef John's Butter Puff Biscuit Dough Recipe

"This biscuit dough is similar to puff pastry but uses a much less fussy procedure. It works great for fruit tarts, ham and cheese turnovers, and …

Baking

Simple Slow-Cooked Korean Beef Soft Tacos Recipe

"This recipe was handed down to me by a Korean friend. So full of flavor! I wanted to share it with you all. I did tweak it a little to add more …

Recipes

Best Old-Fashioned Burgers | America's Test Kitchen

Sirloin steak tips are also labeled “flap meat” by some butchers. Flank steak can be used in its place. This recipe yields juicy medium to …

BBQ

The Best Lemon Vinaigrette Recipe

"This is one of my favorite salad dressings. It works for a simple salad or with crispy Parmesan chicken with a cool salad on top."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup …

Recipes

13 remote jobs you can land without a bachelor's degree

Job seekers don't necessarily have to be a college graduate to qualify for a fully-remote job, according to a FlexJobs report.<p>Remote work has …

Employment

Finally, an Easy Way to See How Much Protein and Calories Are in Your Favorite Meats

Protein is an essential macronutrient to keep you fueled and full. As a general guideline, The Institute of Medicine recommends that the average woman ages 19 to 70 consume 46 grams of protein per day. Not only can a protein-balanced diet aid in fat loss by making you feel satiated for longer, but …

Nutrition

Google Spent Years Studying Successful Teams. Here's the 1 Thing That Mattered Most

If you trust someone is looking after your best interests, you will do almost anything that person asks.<p><i>This column is an adapted excerpt from my new book,</i> EQ Applied: The Real-World Guide to Emotional Intelligence.<p>A few years ago, a research team at Google set out on a quest to figure out what …

Self-improvement

15 Recipes Every Beginner Baker Should Master

So you’re not an expert baker—maybe precise measurements scare you, or you prefer French fries to French pastry. But if you’re looking to improve …

French Fries

I Tried 10 Jars of Marinara Sauce and Now This Is the Only One I'll Buy — Shopping

Several years ago, I decided that I'd start the lengthy process of becoming an Italian citizen. Several years later, I sat in an aggressively hard …

Italian Food

30 Egg Breakfasts That May Turn You Instantly Into a Morning Person

Maybe you know how to scramble eggs, but if you're looking to freshen up your breakfast routine, allow these 30 takes to do the trick. Most of these recipes can be prepared for one and at the snap of a finger, so you <i>actually</i> have time to savor the most important meal of the day.

Eggs

Chef John's Tomato Sauce Recipe

"This is one of my most requested food wishes, my all-purpose basic tomato sauce. Whenever I make a meat sauce, this is my base. You can only stir …

Italian Food

How to Saute Onions in a Microwave

Sautéing raw onions brings out the natural sugars, rendering them tender and sweet, which is why they are referred to as “caramelized onions.” …

Onions

A smoky grilled salsa so good, you’d better make a double batch

<b>(James Ransom/Food52)</b><p>Salsa so good, you might have trouble sharing<p>Erika<p>July 22, 2018 6:59pm (UTC)<p><i>This story first appeared on Food52, an online community that gives you everything you need for a happier kitchen and home – that means tested recipes, a shop full of beautiful products, a cooking</i> …

Cooking

Lemon-Garlic Infused Anchovy Sauce Is Perfect for Any Grilled Dish

This Provençal flavor bomb is guaranteed to take your summer grilling game to the next level. A quick simmer in olive oil slightly softens the strong …

Whitefish

5 Ways To Make Egg Salad Without Mayo

Although we love the flavor of thick, creamy egg salad (made with full-fat mayonnaise) just like Grandma's recipe, there are some occasions where you …

Healthy Eating

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a <i>must</i>. Here's the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn't enough to …

Breakfast

Chipotle Crusted Pork Tenderloin Recipe

"Sweet and spicy rub for pork tenderloins. Just coat, let stand for 20 minutes and grill! Goes great with polenta or mashed yams."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

Cooking

College Entrepreneurship 101: Finding Your First Investor

So you think you have an ingenious startup idea.<p>You want to transform concept into product or service but don’t have the capital to make it a reality. It’s enough just making tuition and room and board. But with U.S. investors increasing the median seed size to $1 million, according to Pitchbook …

Startups

DARPA Is Hosting an Olympics for Tiny Robots

These little robots will face off in a series of tests for strength, agility and speed.<p>The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is looking for engineers to submit designs for bug-sized robots that can help in search-and-rescues after disasters, or help in inspecting hazardous …

Robotics

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a can of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These 10 recipes are ultrasimple, yet the flavor payoff is <i>so</i> worth it. Go ahead and put them on your cooking bucket list.

Cooking

Financial planning: 11 habits to start in your 20s if you want to be a millionaire

If you want to build wealth, a good place to start is with your habits. The sooner you establish smart ones, the better your chances of reaching seven figures.<p>Here are 10 habits that have worked for ordinary people as they worked to achieve goals like financial freedom or early …

Personal Finance

Here's How To Make Restaurant-Quality Coconut Rice At Home

Up your rice game.<p>Servings: 4<p>Start to finish: 35 minutes (10 minutes active)<p><i>Note: Don’t use a small saucepan. If the cooking liquid bubbles over, the sugar will cause it to smoke and burn. A medium or large heavy-bottomed saucepan is best.</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 tablespoons coconut oil<p>½ cup unsweetened …

This No-Cook, Creamy Zucchini-Lime Dressing Is Ready in Seconds

A no-cook sauce with huge flavor? Yes, please! All you need is a blender, zucchini, and some pantry staples, and this super-versatile sauce comes …

Recipes

Super Quick Pecan Pie Recipe

This pecan pie is a delicious and healthy recipe that can be a perfect choice for sweet dessert for your kids and family. This pecan pie recipe …

The One Use for Papaya Seeds That Will Transform Your Grilling Game

Plus, 4 more tips for super-flavorful meat from grill master Roger Mooking.<p>With grilling season in full swing, it's easy to feel like you're already …

Southwestern Braised Short Ribs

Position a rack in the center of the oven and heat the oven to 325°F. In an 8-quart Dutch oven, heat 2 Tbs. of the oil over medium heat. Season the …