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Start a 1-Acre, Self-Sufficient Homestead - Modern Homesteading

Everyone will have a different approach to keeping a self-sufficient homestead, and it’s unlikely that any two 1-acre farms will follow the same plan …

One Skillet Spicy Ranch Chicken: My Hero!

When a dinner emergency strikes, I vote we shine a Batman bat light-inspired distress signal in the air. In place of a bat, the light will illuminate the silhouette of a cast iron skillet, and in place of the cape-clad superhero One Skillet Spicy Ranch Chicken will come to the rescue.<p>One-skillet …

Smoky Sriracha

Sriracha, that now-ubiquitous spicy red sauce with the rooster on the bottle, is one of our all-time favorite things. We use it in our spicy peanut …

Really Awesome Black Bean Burgers Recipe

These black bean burgers have a complex, satisfying flavor and robustly meaty texture that even devout carnivores will love (seriously, try them with bacon on top). The mixture comes together in just 25 minutes and can be used to make patties for cooking either on the backyard grill or indoors in a …

6 Persuasion Tricks To Get What You Want

From the “charm of three” to thinking like a journalist, whether you’re selling a new product or your own ability, it’s both what you say and how you say it.<p>It doesn’t matter if you’re working on landing a new job or promotionor trying to get your bosses to sign off a new idea, being persuasive …

4 Things Highly Persuasive Speakers Do | Inc.com

For a presenter, few moments are better than feeling you have the audience in the palm of your hand. And few are more painful than feeling the gulf between you and your listeners getting wider and wider.<p>Here are four principles that seem to guide the great speakers I've seen recently, whether …

Public Speaking

Bell Pepper Gnocchi

Pasta With Rich and Hearty Mushroom Bolognese Recipe

A rich and hearty mushroom, tomato, and red wine ragù perfect for a cold winter day.<p><b>Note:</b> To chop button mushrooms in the food processor, roughly chop by hand, then pulse in food processor until chopped, about 8 short pulses. To chop by hand, start by breaking up the mushrooms with your fingers, …

Spicy Greens and Creamy Parmesan Bean Stew

Creamy Parmesan White Bean Stew with Spicy Greens.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 10, 2014 147<p>Ways to cure a snow-filled, bone chilling Monday?<p>I’ll go …

Easy Cold Sesame Noodles With Shredded Chicken Recipe

<b>Note:</b> For the noodles, typically Chinese egg noodles (what you find in lo mein) are used, but you could also get away with a linguine, spaghetti, or ramen noodle in a pinch.<p>For crushing the peanuts, my go-to method is placing the nuts in a clean dish towel, covering them and then using a small …

Inexpensive Dinnertime Mains for Valentine's (or Any) Day

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i></i><p>Broke as you may be, there will be a time when you're going to …

Cooking

How to Break Down a Butternut Squash

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The butternut squash is Goliath. You are David. You win.</i><p>Big, honking, and hermetically sealed, a butternut squash is a formidable opponent, and breaking …

Kitchens

Vegan Caramelized Onion and Mushroom Panini With Sun-Dried Tomato Mayonnaise Recipe

A hearty vegan sandwich with a balance of sweet caramelized onions, savory mushrooms, and a tangy sun-dried tomato mayonnaise.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients2 tablespoons olive oil, divided2 medium onions, thinly sliced (about 3 cups)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper1 pound button, …

Cuban Black Bean Stew

Cuban black bean soup ranks with France's steak frites and Italy's spaghetti with red sauce as a national obsession. It is a touchstone dish of the …

Homemade Pepperoni Bread Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 723

Braised Italian Chicken

Sometimes the easiest meals, are the best ones. This recipe isn’t fussy. It requires just a few fresh staples, and a couple that are in most people’s …

The Best Meat Sauce Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Family Recipes > The Best Meat Sauce. EVER.<p>The Best Meat Sauce. EVER.<p>February 17, 2014 // 164 <i>Comments »</i><p><i>This homemade</i> …

Orecchiette with Cauliflower, Breadcrumbs, Pancetta, and Pepitas

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: The perfect weeknight dinner, plus five tricks to make it even better.</i><p>Sometimes, I trick all of you. This is a weeknight cooking column, as you know, but there are weeks …

Cauliflower

Chicken Spaghetti Pie Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> I chose angel hair (or capellini) pasta for it's delicate texture and quick cooking time. If using regular spaghetti, increase cooking time. This can be doubled and baked in a 13- by 9-inch casserole dish. Freeze the pasta until cold and firm, not frozen. If beginning to freeze solid, move …

Three Exotic Necktie Knots to Try: The Eldredge Knot, The Trinity Knot, and The Cape Knot

Forget the Double Windsor! Stylish gentlemen who fancy the kind of necktie knots that turn heads prefer these three exotic knots: The Eldredge Knot, …

The (Homemade) Pallet Pryer (Easiest Way To Dismantle Pallets)

Ported Z Ultra GPe ROM transforms Xperia Z1 into unofficial GPe device

There’s a lot to like about the Sony Xperia Z1, including a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 CPU, a water resistant design and an impressive 20.7MP camera. For Android purists however, the biggest downside is that the device doesn’t run vanilla Android. The handset instead features Sony’s …

Android News

Man buys desk on Craigslist for $150, finds $98,000 inside

Imagine this.<p>You buy an office desk on Craigslist. It costs you $150. You try to get it through a doorway in your home but the gap isn’t wide …

Ginger Roast Chicken and Elbow Macaroni with Tomatoes and Pan Sauce

This is what I call a sleeper recipe. At first glance it doesn’t look like much — a whole chicken rubbed with a little fresh ginger, roasted, and …

Fruity Candy Popcorn

AKA: Jello Popcorn. Ironically, the first time I was introduced to candied popcorn made with Jello, was in Brazil. As you might guess, it’s not a …

How to make a folding Kentucky stickchair

How to use your mobile device to create awesome travel images

MOBILE PHOTOGRAPHY has become a full-blown movement. From San Francisco to Shanghai, amateur and professional photographers alike have been …

Mobile Photography

Easy Cream of Tomato Soup

Cream of tomato soup always reminds me of the standard Friday fare in the school cafeteria. It was my favorite hot lunch day of all, although I am …

Food Preservation

5 Tips for Brewing Better Coffee

<i>Here at Food52, we're serious about our coffee. So we got our friends over at Stumptown Coffee to teach us everything there is to know about it -- and to make our morning (and afternoon) routines a little bit brighter.</i><p><i>Today: Five ways to make your cup of coffee even better, no matter how you brew</i> …

Coffee

Crockpot Pulled Pork Chili.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 6, 2013 138<p>Never fails… gotta make a new red chili every year.<p>It’s just my never ending quest for the best. Or for something …