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I'm Not Even Vegan and I Love This Vegan Cashew Cream

By Alex Delany<p>I was suspicious of this vegan cashew situation. Turned out I was wrong.<p>I am not vegan. I am a human being that eats so much meat. And cheese. I love cheese on meat <i>and</i> meat on cheese. I also love dairy-based dips, and if you told me I was going to love something called “vegan cashew …

Vegan

This YouTuber's Body Transformation Is All The Workout Motivation You Need - Fitness & Workouts

Oklahoma-based YouTuber Hunter Hobbs started his journey three years back and there was no stopping him. This 24 year old went from 202 lbs (91.5 kg) to 160 lbs (72.5 kg). Woah! I didn't know that was even possible. As they say - when there's a will, there's a way!<p>His time-lapse video of his three …

Fitness

David Allan Peters' Carved Paintings Are Too Gratifying Not to Touch

4 reasons to collect David Allan Peter's carved paintings:<p>1. To truly understand the work of David Allan Peters, you have to know the process behind …

5 Vegan Soup Recipes So Good Staunch Carnivores Will Lick Their Bowls Clean

Although the calendar says it's officially spring, the weather certainly indicates otherwise. Our colleagues on the East Coast are enduring a …

No-Potato Cauliflower Hash Browns Are Your Favorite New Breakfast Side

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Using a box grater with medium holes, grate half a head of cauliflower over a small mixing bowl to make cauliflower rice. Here’s …

Breakfast

The Best Websites to Get Your Retro Gaming Fix

Ready to relive some retro games directly in your web browser? If you’re bored at work and your mind suddenly drifts to those hours you spent …

I'm planting most of my garden in Earthboxes this year

I'm a huge fan of the Earthbox. My best crops of tomatoes, strawberries, peppers, and corn have all been from these wonderful self-watering …

Gardening

The best indoor HDTV antenna

<i>By Grant Clauser</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>After spending more than 20 hours …

Wi-Fi

This mini Bluetooth speaker packs an FM receiver into its handmade vintage casing

While Bluetooth speakers are nothing special at this point, with just about every smartphone-wielder packing one in tow. But odds are your portable music player of choice has nowhere near as much charm as the Muzen OTR, a new radio and Bluetooth speaker fusion sporting a handmade wooden …

Portable

Fried Pickle Chips Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Roundhouse-Kick Sauce: Stir together mayonnaise, chili sauce, ketchup, vinegar, Sriracha, Worcestershire sauce, …

How to make your own delicious weed gummies

Once you’ve mastered the basics of cooking with marijuana, like making weed butter or baking pot brownies, it’s time to move onto advanced …

The Secret Ingredient for Better Biscuits—Nay, *All* Savory Baking

Most home cooks have a few back pocket recipes that they can rely on every time, dishes that require no more than a mere glance at the recipe. Biscuits are my go-to. I know the exact feel of the dough at every stage. I’ve memorized the ratio of flour to baking powder to milk. I can throw a batch …

Breakfast

Learn the Double-Stitch Technique to Handsew Leather

<b>Get the Book!</b> The first comprehensive guide to applying digital design techniques to traditional leatherwork .<p>Though its history dates back to the dawn of civilization, leatherworking remains an enjoyable and useful skill even in the age of 3D printers. And while you can spend a lifetime learning …

Watch the Lucasfilm Story Group Point Out Several Obscure Rogue One Easter Eggs

The weekly <i>Star Wars</i> YouTube show, <i>The Star Wars Show</i>, has been off for a few weeks, but a bonus “Secrets Explained” episode popped up Friday night …

The Chord That Changes Everything

59<p>SHARES<p>Writing music happens in many different ways. Inspiration from your favorite artists, an emotional life experience, and a simple noodling …

A University Professor Wants You to Look at Porn for Science

Western University’s Taylor Kohut wants to crowdsource an answer to the eternal question, ‘Is this pornography?’<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>Any excuse to look at porn is good.<p>A new app being developed by researchers asks users to look at pornography for the purposes of …

Roasted Cauliflower & Potato Curry Soup

Roasted Cauliflower & Potato Curry SoupIn this healthy cauliflower soup recipe, roasting the cauliflower first adds depth and prevents the florets …

Soup

Gnocchi With Pomodoro Sauce

It’s a lunch I remember with fondness, and regret.Fondness because it lit my fire for choosing gnocchi as my favorite thing to order on each and …

Italian Food

The 15 Best Retro Gaming Consoles Available

E-Mods Gaming RS-1<p>For a quick and easy on-the-go dose of nostalgia, there’s not much better out there than the RS-1 from E-Mods Gaming. This little …

It's Soup Season! 8 Easy Recipes To Chase Away The Chill

When the leaves change and the temperatures dip, nothing beats a comforting bowl of soup. From pasta e fagioli to potato leek, these hearty soups are the perfect way to welcome the new season and chase away the autumn chill.<p><b>1. Pasta e Fagioli</b><p>Pasta e fagioli -- literally "pasta and beans" -- is a …

The 50 Best Indie Rock Albums of the Pacific Northwest

<i>PATH OF NO RESISTANCE</i> <i><br>Pacific Northwest Indie Rock Before and After the Gold Rush</i><p>By Sean Nelson<p>The suckerest bet in the music writing racket is trying to neatly summarize a regional music scene. But due to certain quirks of history and provincial character, it’s actually pretty convenient to talk …

Nine great 2016 metal albums you may have missed

Finland’s <b>Oranssi Pazuzu</b> make some of the most out-there, genre-defying black metal you can hope to come across. Jammy and psychedelic aren’t …

How to Make the Ultimate Garage Workbench

For the past six months, I've been hammering and banging on a flimsy folding plastic table. That's right. I'm a full-time DIY and how-to blogger, a …

Woodworking

Samsung Finally Gave Us the Laptop Apple Should Have

Samsung’s gone and done it guys. It’s made a perfectly wonderful laptop that retails for under a grand, is of exceptional quality, and is neither …

NPR Music's 30 Favorite Albums Of 2016 (So Far)

Do we even need July through December? For a year just reaching its midpoint, 2016 has already been the most. Heartbreaking, surprising, idiotic, ecstatic, life-giving, exhausting. With apologies to whatever happened in the first week of January, the wild mood swings of the last six months started …

Serena Williams

26 Extremely Dope Overlooked Albums of 2016 (So Far)

There's more to life than Kanye West, or Drake, or even—hear us out—Beyoncé. This has been a year of great music, and some extremely dope albums have slipped under the radar.<p>This has been a year full of music and, more specifically, full of great music. Even more specifically, 2016 has been a year …

Wisdom from a ‘vegetable butcher’ can get you through farmers market season

I’m sure this has happened to you: You spy some piece of produce that looks great and interesting at the market (farmers, super or otherwise), and then you get home and think, “What the heck do I do <i>now</i>?”<p><i>[Make the recipe: Eggplant Steaks With Salsa Verde]</i><p>Cara Mangini knows you well, because you’re …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Other Music's Top 100 Best-Selling LPs of All Time

Iconic NYC record store <b>Other Music</b> has only week left. They recently posted their Top 100 Best Sellers in their 21 year existence, with <b>Belle &</b> …