Christopher Matson

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8 Myths About Sugar You Need to Stop Believing

Here's what the science says.<p>We've seen the alarming documentaries, sat through health class lectures, and watched the obesity numbers steadily grow …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How Alternate-Nostril Breathing Works

For the anxiety of letting the world down, a grounding technique<p>When I came to the part in Hillary Clinton’s new book where she describes how she treated her anxiety with a practice called alternate-nostril breathing, I thought, that sounds impossible. I tried breathing through only one nostril at …

Yoga

How To Make The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies, According To 5 Expert Bakers

YUM.<p>There’s no cookie more universally loved than the chocolate chip cookie, so we all owe it to ourselves to bake the best darn chocolate chip cookies we can possibly make ― for us, for our friends and family, and for the dignity of the chocolate chip cookie itself.<p>We’re here with help. We reached …

Dessert

This Drink Can Increase Your Body’s Ability to Burn Fat While You Are Sleeping! Here Is How to Prepare It!

<b><br>Obesity</b> is a type of complex disorder characterized by an excessive amount of body fat. Specifically, it has become among the most common medical …

Potstickers (Chinese Dumplings) Recipe

"An authentic potsticker recipe using ground beef and ground shrimp instead of the usual pork filling. You can fill the whole package of gyoza …

Cheesy Puffs

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.<p>Melt the butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add …

Recipes

Taste Beyond The Tongue

5 Steps You Should Take To Protect Yourself After Massive Equifax Hack

On Thursday, Equifax announced that from mid-May through July 2017, criminals exploited a U.S. website application vulnerability to gain access to certain files. Specifically, this hack may potentially impact 143 million U.S. consumers. The information accessed includes names, Social Security …

Identity Theft

20 Killer Recipes For Your Labor Day Cookout

You can't go wrong with these delicious holiday dishes.<p>Make this holiday weekend one to remember with a delicious backyard bash. From Whipped Feta Dip to Watermelon Gazpacho, these party-friendly recipes are perfect for saying sayonara to summer.<p>1. Middle Eastern Lamb Kofta<p>This recipe will take …

Cooking

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Food Lab: The Realest-Deal Kung Pao Chicken (Gong Bao Ji Ding)

<i>Editor's Note: This article is excerpted from the upcoming second volume of my book,</i> The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<i>. I hope you enjoy it. You can order the first book here or on Amazon, and sign up for The Food Lab Newsletter for news about the second book, new recipes and</i> …

Food & Dining

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Cookie Every Southern Baker Swears By

Southerners like to show off their baking skills. The more elaborate the dessert, the better. Why make a three-layer cake when you can make an …

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

The secret to baking the perfect sourdough (and Bread Ahead's famous doughnuts)

‘This is the place that does the doughnuts,’ a visitor whispers eagerly to her friend as they approach Bread Ahead’s stall at Borough Market. Moments later they each hold a sugared orb that oozes salted-caramel custard and a hunk of honeycomb – the signature deep-fried creation of this London …

Baking

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

Fried Green Tomatoes

The best sous vide machine and gear

<i>By Tim Barribeau and Nick Guy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>For four years now we've …

Kitchens

Your guide to consistency in five easy steps

Our new video curriculum will help you find and fix your biggest consistency issues<p>Ask golfers what’s wrong with their games, and you have to realize you’re chucking live grenades. Run the other way. Most golfers—think of the guy who takes you through his last round blow by blow—are rather …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Play Consistent Golf - Videos & Tips

5<p>Video Lessons<p>Substantial, easy-to-use content on all the do's and don'ts and fixing common faults.<p>22<p>Swing Thoughts<p>Simple tips and strategies to bring with you on the course. Click to email them to yourself.<p>11<p>Drills<p>Practice techniques guaranteed to make your range time more efficient—and more fun.

Crisp Peach Cobbler Recipe

"This recipe was inspired by one from Renee Erickson's in cookbook, 'A Boat, a Whale, and a Walrus.' It's a lot crispier than a regular cobbler, and …

20 gadgets under $20 that you'll actually use every day

There are plenty of products out there that cost less than $20, but most of them never get used. A USB drive that works in outer space? Can’t imagine …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 Excel Tips You Need to Keep Your Job

In today's dynamic corporate environment, the best way to stay employed is to show the boss that you're indispensable. If you're a knowledge worker …

Laptops

Octopus research shows that consciousness isn’t what makes humans special

Whether or not octopuses should be viewed as charming or terrifying very much depends on your personal perspective. But it’s hard to deny their intelligence.<p>Octopuses can squirt water at an annoyingly bright bulb until it short-circuits. They can tell humans apart (even those who are wearing the …

Consciousness

Marijuana Company Buys Entire Town To Create Pot Paradise

"The cannabis revolution that's going on here in the U.S. has the power to completely revitalize communities in the same way gold did during the 19th …

Cannabis

This Whisky Company Will Send You on a 10-Day World Trip As Part of a Job Interview

From traveling around the world drinking beer to staying in luxury homes across the planet, more and more companies are promising insane travel perks …

Ice Cream Cake

Heat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 13 by 17-inch sheet pan and line the bottom and sides with parchment or waxed paper.<p>Sift together the 3 cups …