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43 Books About War Every Man Should Read | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Ryan Holiday</i>.<p>War is unquestionably mankind at his worst. Yet, paradoxically, it is in war that men — …

8 Recipes That Transform Grocery Staples Into Epic Meals

At the end of a long day, cooking dinner for your family can be a real chore for working moms. Thankfully, there are plenty of pre-made products that …

Cooking

These Glazed Shallots Are Thanksgiving's Sleeper Hit

There's no such thing as seconds of these glazed shallots—they disappear too fast.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. This is senior associate</i> …

Cooking

10 Questions to Ask in a Job Interview | The Art of Manliness

When it comes to job interviews, we often see it as a one-way street, with the interviewer holding all the cards. In reality, though, it’s a two-way …

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

Whaaaaaaat?!

Books

Autumn Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

5 stars based on 119 votes<p>Made with carrots, sweet potatoes, apples and honey, this savory soup with a hint of sweetness and spice is the essence of …

French Apple Cake

Servings: 6-8<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup all-purpose flour, spooned into measuring cup and leveled-off<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 stick (1/2 cup) …

The 7 most outrageous sandwiches in Philadelphia

The quickest way to make enemies with someone from Philadelphia is to ask “which is the better cheesesteak? Pat’s or Geno’s?” We hate this question, …

Marinated Pork Tenderloin Recipe

"A slightly sweet marinade that makes for the best tasting pork you will ever have."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup soy sauce<p>1/4 cup packed brown sugar<p>2 …

Here’s how you can make a jam doughnut in a mug in seconds and live out your dreams

Imagine a world where you could make your own jam doughnuts at home in mere seconds, without any deep fat frying involved?<p>You there, please stop …

Sorry In Advance, But This Is The Only Way You Should Be Eating Ribs

Falling off the bone!<p>* 1/2 cup soy sauce<p>* 2 Tbsp. rice vinegar<p>* 2 Tbsp. sesame oil<p>* 2 Tbsp. red pepper powder<p>* 8 garlic cloves, minced<p>* 1 Tbsp. grated ginger<p>* 1 cup onions<p>* 3 lbs baby back ribs<p>* 1/4 cup honey<p>* Sesame seeds for garnish<p>* Chopped scallions for garnish<p>Combine marinade ingredients in a …

BA's Best Baked Ziti

6 Servings<p>We know ricotta is a traditional addition to baked ziti, but it has a tendency to get dry and grainy when baked. Our update uses a creamy Parmesan béchamel, in addition to a tangy tomato sauce, which together make for a super flavorful finished dish—that won’t dry out in the oven. This is …

Italian Food

25 Healthy (Easy!) Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Stay on Track in 2016

Preparing meals just for yourself can seem like a ton of work, but there’s always one kitchen gadget you can lean on when you want your meal to be as easy as ordering takeout or hitting up the nearest drive-thru, but <i>way</i> healthier: the slow cooker. When you’re looking for a fuss-free way to stick to …

The Art of Manliness

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35 One-Dish Dinners That Won't Leave You With an Overflowing Sink

Make one of these one-dish dinners tonight for the easiest clean-up ever.<p><b>For everyday weeknight dinners, we love</b> the idea of a simple and hearty meat and veg dish. And we love the idea even more when it leaves just a single pot or pan to wash at the end of the meal. Skip the sink full of dishes …

Cooking

Podcast Suggestions for Men: 24 Shows to Make You a Better Man | The Art of Manliness

The humble podcast has seen its fair share of ups and downs since its inception (at least as we know it now) about 15 years ago. These days, …

Roast Pork Loin with Rosemary and Garlic

8 Servings<p>Butterflying the meat in this roast pork loin recipe isn't difficult, but many butchers will do it for you.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 garlic cloves<p>1/4 cup fresh rosemary leaves<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt plus more<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>1 4-pound boneless pork loin<p>Freshly ground black pepper<p>2 …

BBQ

Breakfast Tart

Breakfast TartToday we have the most simple and super delicious breakfast tart for you all. With the exception of cooking the bacon, this recipe …

Breakfast

Eggplant Parm Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Eggplant Parmesan is the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. The eggplant parm of test kitchen manager Brad Leone's</i> …

Eggplant

Grilled Fennel-Rubbed Triple-Cut Pork Chops

8 Servings<p>For this pork chop recipe, to get a true reading on the meat, make sure the thermometer is dead in the center and not too close to the bones, where the temperature will be higher. Learn how it's done here.<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup kosher salt<p>¼ cup coarsely ground black pepper<p>¼ cup …

BBQ

Bill Gates' Summer Reading List Is Heavy on Nerd, Light on Non-Nerd

Would you believe the Microsoft founder has a soft spot for comics?<p>You're likely still thumbing through the books on our summer reading list, so forgive Bill Gates for piling on. The Microsoft founder and noted philanthropist has shared a list of the six "beach reads" he's hoping you'll tackle this …

Books

Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderloin Recipe

<i>Bacon wrapped pork tenderloin is what’s been missing from your life. It’s a simple roast made slightly sweet from brown sugar. Easy. Economical. On</i> …

Cooking

Smoked Cheddar Shrimp and Grits Bites

<i>Smoked Cheddar Shrimp and Grits Bites are a bite-sized version of shrimp and grits. Perfect for parties!</i><p>Hi everyone, welcome to a new week!<p>I had a …

21 Ooey Gooey Ways to Devour Chocolate

The only thing better than dessert is chocolate dessert. Here are our all time favorite chocolate recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth.<p><b>Chocolate Dump Cake</b><p>This simple confection doesn't require frosting, but a drizzle of chocolate sauce is highly encouraged. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Cheesecake Bars with Melted</b> …

Crock Pot Carnitas

Combine salt and spices in a small bowl then mix well. Rub the roast with oil then coat with spice mixture. Cover and refrigerate roast to marinate …

Quick Chicken Baby Broccoli with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Peanut sauce is like the chocolate sauce of dinnertime. I’m pretty sure I’d eat my shoe if it were covered in enough of it. This satay-inspired dish …

BLT Summer Rolls Recipe

How to make summer rolls filled with bacon, tomato, lettuce and a lime-flavored mayonnaise. Jump to the Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato Summer Rolls Recipe …

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Spaghetti Squash and Avocado Chicken Salad

4 Servings<p>Spaghetti squash is really more like a rice noodle then spaghetti, so we riffed on a cold noodle salad. This would be great with leftover sliced steak or pork, too.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium spaghetti squash (about 3 pounds)<p>¼ cup fresh lime juice<p>¼ cup vegetable oil<p>2 teaspoons …

Sriracha Sauce

21 Ways To Step Up Your Bacon And Egg Game

Say goodbye to soggy scrambled eggs.