Michael Erickson

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Pan Fried Brussels Sprouts Recipe

"Don't be afraid of Brussels sprouts ... yes, they are green, but they are so delicious! Pan frying them brings out their flavor. Use as a side dish …

Recipes

The Secret to Smarter Slow Cooker Lasagna Will Surprise You

You know who's always ready to lend a helping hand when it comes to dinner The freezer aisle. When it comes to serving homestyle lasagna with a …

Slow Cookers

How To Handle Your Family's Resistance To Your Growing Success

<b>Part of the series “Finding Brave To Build a Better Life and Career”</b><p>Frequently in the career and leadership coaching work I do with professionals, my clients bring up difficult situations they faced within their families that left emotional scars. Often, there are active remnants from the past of …

Middle School

Sauce Hollandaise Recipe

Hollandaise, made with a few simple ingredients, is the perfect sauce for many dishes, from eggs to poached chicken or asparagus.<p>Béarnaise, Maltaise …

Recipes

Our Most Popular Chicken Recipes Ever — Recipes from The Kitchn

One thing our readers (and Kitchn editors!) have in common is that we all love a good chicken dinner. This mild-mannered meat is a versatile staple …

Slow Cookers

This Cheesy Hash Brown Casserole Is Pure Comfort Food

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Meanwhile, place the bacon in a medium skillet and cook over medium heat, stirring …

Recipes

How to Launch a Business Without Quitting Your Day Job

An old friend of mine called me earlier today to discuss his new business idea. I spent a couple of hours helping him flesh it out and create an action plan. However, like most would-be entrepreneurs, he had his priorities mixed up.<p>When most people want to launch their own business, they start by …

Customers

Crock-Pot Chicken Drumsticks

1/2 c.<p>low-sodium soy sauce<p>1/2 c.<p>low-sodium chicken broth<p>1/4 c.<p>sweet Thai chili sauce<p>2 tbsp.<p>Sriracha<p>2 tbsp.<p>brown sugar<p>Juice of 1 lime<p>1" fresh ginger, …

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This Slow Cooker Orange Chicken Is Better than Takeout

Slow Cooker Orange Chicken<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the chicken:</i> <br>1/4 cup cornstarch <br>1 teaspoon kosher salt <br>1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper <br>1 1/2 …

Slow Cookers

Five ideas for date-night dinners at home

<b>F</b>or your next date night with your significant other, try staying in and cooking together. Meals eaten with your loved one are always sweeter. …

Recipes

Pulled Pork Recipes for Every Occasion This Season

It's a Southern thing.<p>Pulled pork is affordable and delicious, which makes it an ideal ingredient for weeknight dinners. Since most recipes are great …

Slow Cookers

The Best Copycat Recipes for Winter

When the weather outside is frightful, don’t risk running out for takeout. Try one of these make-at-home restaurant copycat recipes instead!<p>Inspired …

Slow Cookers

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

Russ Crandall<p>Beef Bourguignon<p>There’s nothing bad about beef, butter, or wine, and the three are even better when mixed together in a stew like beef …

Recipes

Roast Chicken with Bell Peppers, Lemon, and Thyme

4 servings<p>How to pull off a weeknight roast chicken: Set it over a bed of peppers for a two-for-one deal.<p>September 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 large bell peppers (any color)<p>1 large shallot, thinly sliced<p>1 Fresno chile, thinly sliced crosswise<p>5 sprigs thyme, divided<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>¼ cup …

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White Chicken Chili

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>This diabetic-friendly chicken chili recipe provides 22 grams of protein in each serving. Consider topping chili with …

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Think you've mastered tacos? Here are five ways to up your game

If your tacos always involve ground beef, seasonings from a packet, a jar of salsa and a corn shell, it’s time for an intervention. There is nothing wrong with the tacos you’re currently making, but there is so much more taco goodness to be had in this world.<p>“Tacos are great because you can eat …

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Turn packaged ramen into a legit dinner with these dragon noodles

Thanksgiving.comIf you were ever a poor college student, there was probably a period of life when you got by on little more than light beer and ramen …

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If You Hate Small Talk, Use These 20 Questions As A Conversation Starter Instead

We are wired to be deep connectors; however, societal norms have taken us a few steps away from our true nature. It's much more socially acceptable to have small talk and direct our conversations to safe topics such as the weather and other people.<p>As society continues to evolve and younger …

Money

Top Tips from Home Cooks: Making the Best Mac & Cheese Ever

Our community of home cooks knows how to make a creamy, cheesy mac-and-cheese casserole. Here are some of their top tips from 5-star recipes, …

Comfort Food

How To Make Texas-Style Brisket in the Oven — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Beefy brisket is the king of Texas barbecue. Yes, Texas has ribs and pulled pork, but tender, peppery brisket is what most people dream of when they …

Recipes

I’ve Been Making Asian Nachos for Years—and Now Everybody Wants Them

Asian Nachos are now a big Pinterest trend (told you). Here’s the best way to make them at home. You’ll thank us, we promise!<p>We come across a lot of …

Recipes

What's the Difference Between Scalloped and Au Gratin Potatoes? — Tips from The Kitchn

When fall rolls around and we start thinking about side dishes, the conversation turns from zucchini to potatoes. And while there are seemingly …

Side Dishes

You Only Need Limes and Tequila for This Five-Minute Shrimp

What's better than a five-minute shrimp dinner? A five-minute shrimp dinner that comes with a built-in margarita. In this smart recipe from Julia …

Essen & Trinken

10 small habits that have a huge return on life

Over the years, I’ve adopted many different “positive” habits.<p>To me, a habit is positive when it improves the quality of my life. A lot has been …

7 Ways to Keep Your Audience Engaged Tony Robbins-Style | Inc.com

Everyone knows motivational speaker Tony Robbins. He's famous for his infomercials, self-help books, and having one of the most popular TED talks ever. While his message resonates with many, I believe much of his success comes from the way he has learned to engage an audience.<p>As the executive vice …

Shirts

How to make Alabama's famous white BBQ sauce

In the United States of BBQ, four regions reign supreme: Kansas City, Memphis, Carolina and Texas. But there are quite a few regional BBQ styles that …

BBQ

The 14 Best Bottles of Whiskey Under $25

Affordable whiskey sounds contradictory these days, with some new players on the block charging outrageous prices like $120 for a 2-year-old rye, and …

Recipe: Slow Cooker Chicken Tinga — Recipes from The Kitchn

If you're not already familiar with smoky-sweet chicken tinga, know this — it is your ticket to the most delicious shredded chicken tacos you'll …

Slow Cookers

Steak Diane Recipe - Great British Chefs

This steak Diane recipe is a true retro classic, but certainly shouldn't be confined to the annuls of history. This simple pan sauce can be whipped …

Cooking

Crispy Garlic Potatoes

Ingredients 4 small russet potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced 6 -8 garlic cloves, unpeeled hard end removed and smashed 5 to 6 tablespoons unsalted …

Food