Mark Szymaszek

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5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Try To Blast Belly Fat

It’s really easy to get dehydrated. You might think you’re drinking enough water over the course of a day but maybe you’re not. Being dehydrated can …

Wellness

15 tech upgrades you can get for free

You’ve spent so much money already – on a laptop, tablet, computer, router, network extender, printer and smartphone. You’ve signed up for the internet, and you’re paying monthly fees. You’ll be relieved to know that a lot of tech is free.<p>Open-source software is like the generic brands you find in …

Software

The Best Steak Marinade Recipe

"We use this marinade for rib steaks, but can be used for almost any cut of beef."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup olive oil<p>1/4 cup balsamic vinegar<p>1/4 cup …

How to Reprofile the Edge on a Dull Knife

Use a knife like you ought to use a knife—that is, often and hard, and sharpened frequently—and you’ll need to reprofile the edge as you hone away …

Woodworking

A ‘Major Second Wave’ of U.S. Fracking Is About to Be Unleashed Upon the World

U.S. oil and natural gas is on the verge of transforming the world’s energy markets for a second time, further undercutting Saudi Arabia and …

Oil & Gas Industry

The 10 Most Filling Foods for Weight Loss

If you were to describe The Perfect Food, it might go something like this: healthful, delicious, bigger than a morsel and filling enough to fight …

Nutrition

The biggest reason you gain weight as you age has nothing to do with your metabolism

You've probably heard that once you hit 40, it's all downhill when it comes to your weight.<p>That inexplicable force we call our metabolism does begin …

Learn 10 Photoshop Tricks & Hidden Features in 20 Minutes with This Helpful Tutorial (VIDEO)

Photoshop is such a comprehensive tool that it offers a wide array of capabilities that are unfamiliar to many photographers. Thanks to this …

Tutorials

7 Burning Questions About Whiskey, Answered

Fire water, water of life, juice—whatever you call it, whiskey (also spelled “whisky”) is having a moment. But with so many different whiskeys …

Learn the Best Way to Dodge & Burn in Photoshop with This Easy-to-Follow Video Tutorial

There are a variety of methods for dodging and burning in Photoshop, with the traditional tools requiring you to employ a “destructive” workflow. …

Tutorials

Why Knowing Your Triglyceride Number Matters

Many of us can rattle off our latest cholesterol number at the drop of a hat. Keeping an eye on your cholesterol is important but there's another number you also should have memorized - your triglycerides. However, if asked about our triglyceride number, most of us have little to know idea what it …

Make Frozen French Fries That Are Even Better Than Store-Bought

Frozen, store-bought french fries are beyond convenient, but you can easily make your own. Not only are homemade freezer fries cheaper than their …

What is There to Know About Resistors?

Resistor: A passive chunk of material that resists the flow of electrical current. A terminal is connected to each end you’re done. What could be …

20 Things You Didn’t Know about Jon Stewart

It’s possible to watch someone on TV for decades and still have no idea about their history or personal life. Jon Stewart rarely shared his …

Shonda Rhimes

How to: Make a Vintage-Inspired Shipping Crate... Perfect for a Bottle of Whiskey

Ask any one who appreciates a fine sipping experience, and they'll confirm: a bottle of spirits makes for a great gift. But, it's a bit of a strange …

20 Easy DIY Gutter Garden Ideas

Do you admire the Hanging gardens of Babylon which is one of the seven wonders of the ancient world? Maybe we cannot replicate the same put you still …

How to get started with DIY home surveillance systems - ExtremeTech

By on August 4, 2016 at 9:16 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>There are a lot of reasons you may …

Home Automation

A Full-Body Workout You Can Do In Your Office Chair

Even if work piles up in the office, you don’t have to completely shove aside taking care of your fitness. This quick workout from DAREBEE can help …

The 3 Jig Fishing Retrieves You Need To Master

In the 1990s, jig fishing really only meant two things – flipping or dragging. There were a few isolated exceptions, but by in large when you talked …

Fishing

DIY Homemade Organic Pesticides - Quiet Corner

Ever wonder what farmers did hundreds of years ago to fight off crop pests? Long before the invention of harmful chemical pesticides (yes, the kind …

Gardening

Arduino UNO Guitar Pedal

pedalSHIELD UNO is an open-source Arduino UNO programmable guitar pedal.<p>The idea is to build a guitar pedal with easy-to-find parts and have fan …

Friday Happy Hour: The Whiskey Rebellion

Normally, I refrain from drinking brown liquor after Memorial Day, opting instead for a refreshing, cool gin and tonic with extra lime to get me …

Cocktails

A Guide to Raised Beds, Gardening in Raised Beds, Square Foot Gardening: Gardener's Supply

This kitchen garden is DIY, made with conventional lumber and the Raised Bed Corners.<p>THERE'S nothing like a well-tended vegetable garden with rows …

13 facts about Johnny Depp you (probably) never knew existed

Oh, Johnny, we still have so much to learn<p>Johnny Depp. The man, the myth, the method actor who once took his character transformation so far, he …

Channing Tatum

How To Avoid Fishing Beds During The Spawn

A couple of incidences got me thinking about an approach I often use when heading out to my favorite bass haunts throughout the spring season…<p>Though …

How and Where to Catch a Limit of Crappies

For the ­panfish angler, spring might as well be Christmas. Every year, hordes of crappies flock to the shallows to spawn. In the Northern states, …

How to Master Microsoft Office Outlook

Microsoft Outlook is the de facto email and calendaring client in most offices—and it can help manage your tasks and notes as well. Beyond just …