Mark Leiby

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Crock Pot Beef Stew

Patience is so rarely and richly rewarded as it is with Crock Pot Beef Stew.The low and slow cook time that makes the beef so fall-apart tender you …

Grilled Watermelon Is the Ultimate Summer Snack

Chef Tim Love likes to use guajillo chile powder here, which provides moderate heat and lightly toasted flavor. Cayenne or chipotle powder will work …

Grilling

These Low-Alcohol Cocktails Will Make Your Day Drinking Easier

Slow down, chill out, drink less.<p>With summer comes the promise of day drinking: at the beach, at a cookout, on your front porch. And for day drinking—especially in the heat—you’re going to want a cocktail that’s light on the booze. Save your Old Fashioneds and Negronis for fall; summer is all about …

The Untamed Heart of Lake Jocassee

Cool Blue Ridge waters feed this secluded lake—and the soul<p><b>LAKE:</b> Jocasse <b><br>LOCATION:</b> Oconee and Pickens Counties, South Carolina <b><br>SIZE:</b> 9,000 acres <b><br>SHORELINE:</b> 75 miles <b><br>ELEVATION:</b> 1,100 feet<p><b>WHY WE LOVE IT:</b> The kayak settles on a pebble-sand beach, with the sound of a contented sigh. Behind you lies Lake …

This $22 Device Takes The Hassle Out of Bringing Your Lunch to Work

<b>* Say goodbye to over-spending on takeout at the office</b> <b><br>* Save money by bringing your own lunch to work</b> <b><br>* Stores up to 20 ounces for added …

Cooking

Memphis Belle, Boeing B-17 'Flying Fortress' restored in Ohio

Visitors and period re-enactors gather beside the Memphis Belle, a Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress," on its first day of public exhibition at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, May 17, 2018, in Dayton, Ohio. The B-17 "Flying Fortress" will anchor an extensive exhibit in the museum's World War …

25 Wild Frank Sinatra Facts That Prove He Did It His Way

5.5K<p>SHARES<p>It was a very good year for Frank Sinatra.<p>His upcoming 100th birthday on December 12th has been celebrated with an HBO documentary, a …

Elon Musk Cut the Gordian Knot of Corporate Spending

With a single stroke of genius, Musk solved one of the world's most intractable management problems.<p>Elon Musk keeps hitting it out of the ballpark... not as a technology guru but as a people-savvy manager. Last month, Musk gave the world's best productivity advice in a single, short sentence and …

consultants

9 Big Bottles of Impressively Good Rosé

The latest trend in pink wine: king-sized bottles, perfect for a party.<p>Has rosé had its day? Well, in short, no. Sales continued to skyrocket last …

Barbecue-Braised Bourbon Beef with Mustard Glaze

Preparation<p>Season:<p>In a small bowl, combine the thyme, rosemary, paprika, dry mustard, and 2 tsp. each salt and pepper. Sprinkle the spice blend all …

5 Scientifically-Proven Hacks for People Who Have Problems With Sleep

Not getting enough shut-eye can be a major life problem.<p>Not getting enough sleep can be a major life problem. Housewares retailer Moshells recently surveyed 2,000 people in the United States and found that 64 percent of them feel they're not getting enough sleep, with nearly a third reporting that …

Sleep

Watch the Hilarious 'Bad Lip Reading' of Mark Zuckerberg's Congressional Hearings

On April 10th and 11th, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was grilled by Congress for 10 hours total, in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.Sight …

Prime Rib Is the King of All Cuts, And It's Easier to Make at Home Than You Think

1.3K<p>SHARES<p>There's nothing wrong with rib eye. We love porterhouse, can get down with a New York strip, and even skirt steak can hit the spot …

Awesome Small Backyard Design Ideas You Should Try

Not every home comes with a large backyard but that doesn’t mean not every homeowner can enjoy spending time in their outdoors hideaway. If you …

This One Tip Makes Cucumbers Taste So Much Better

<i>Every Friday, we're publishing This Good Thing, where we'll feature a restaurant dish, store-bought food item, kitchen tool, or food-adjacent</i> …

Prince Estate Releases Original Studio Recording of "Nothing Compares 2 U"

The Prince estate and Warner Bros. Records decided to release the original version of Prince’s iconic song “Nothing Compares 2 U” over video of the …

Former Navy SEAL Damian Jackson's Example Having an Impact at Nebraska

LINCOLN, Nebraska — At first glance, Damian Jackson is just another number. Another roster spot. Another Nebraska defensive lineman hoping to make an impression on a frigid, blustery morning in early April.<p>Inside the Cornhuskers' practice facility, however, the temperature is ideal. Jackson, …

College Football

8 Ways to Cook Cheap Steak

If we had it our way, we’d be eating porterhouse and ribeye for dinner every night of the week. Then again, if we had it our way, pay day would be …

BBQ

Ultimate Mediterranean Chopped Salad

This Mediterranean chopped salad recipe is the perfect make-ahead solution for a healthy and nourishing lunch or dinner. Choose sweet, ripe tomatoes …

Healthy Eating

5 Things the French Know About Laundry (That You’re Probably Doing All Wrong)

Tip #2 is totally life-changing.<p>Writer Danielle Postel-Vinay may live in New York City and the Hudson River Valley—but she knows a thing or two about …

Um… This Sleep-Inducing Drink Knocks Me Out in 10 Minutes, Every Time

I have a long, infuriating history with insomnia. I got it from my mama: Science shows that the condition is often hereditary, and my mom and I have …

Elgar's 'Enigma' Still Keeps Music Detectives Busy

Here's a musical riddle that has kept people guessing for over a century.<p>English composer Edward Elgar's Variations on an Original Theme<i>,</i> ('Enigma') op. 36 is one of England's most beloved musical works. It's commonly known as the <i>Enigma Variations</i>.<p>It begins with a haunting theme and continues with …

Catholicism

Mezcal-Infused Irish Coffee: It's Magically Delicious

If you're foaming at the mouth for St. Patrick's Day to arrive, we've got a perfect Irish coffee recipe for you today. But if you plan to hole up in …

Cocktails

Guinness® Corned Beef Recipe

"I discovered this tasty St. Patrick's day treat when I attended an Irish Rovers Concert. My family and friend insist that it is a staple at get …

The Sleek, Stylish Watch for Guys With Champagne Taste (and a Beer Budget)

Introducing the newest addition to Timex's Waterbury collection: the Chronograph.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>I am the last guy to scoff at an investment-level watch, because, let's face it, …

11 Mistakes to Avoid When Grilling Steak, According to Chefs

It's never too early to start prepping for barbecue season—so go ahead and bookmark this.<p>Purists assert that a good-quality cut of steak is done ill …

Italian Meatball Subs Recipe

Make meatballs by combining eggs, and milk, add breadcrumbs, cheese and seasoning then add the meats.<p>Mixwell, and shape into 1 inch balls, broil or …

The Perfect Burger Recipe

Lightly oil grill& heat BBQ to medium.<p>Whisk egg in a bowl& add next 6 ingredients.<p>Add any of the “stir-ins” that appeal to you.<p>Crumble in beef& using …

A Legendary Pencil Maker Just Made the Drawing Desk of Your Dreams

The 111-year old Portuguese pencil stalwarts at Viarco tagged the digital design studio Digitalab to create a simple-yet-clever oak drawing desk. …

Kind of Obsessed: This Under-the-Radar Mechanical Watch Made Me A Watch Nerd

When my girlfriend offered to buy me a watch for the holidays a year and a half ago, I knew little about watches. I had no idea what I wanted, and …