Michael Landers

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All You Need to Know About Cerused Wood

While some prefer to disguise the patina of their wood furniture with paint or contact paper, a growing number of hom...

Making a Cross Cut Sled // Miter Jig // Stop Block // T-Track // Woodworking

Chorizo and Poblano Queso

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook chorizo in a large saucepan over medium, stirring to crumble, until browned and cooked through, 8 to 10 minutes. Using a …

How to Use a Planer - Setup & Maintenance

Korean Bulgogi Taco Recipe

Cut off any excess fat from the short ribs then thinly slice the beef and cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces. Place in a large bowl or in a plastic …

Soysauce

How to Make Ginger-Chile Bok Choy

The secret to tender, lightly bronzed bok choy is to brown first, then reduce the heat and gently sauté until tender. We kick up the heat with red …

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

We come across a lot of food trends—yes, like the currently hot Asian nachos. It’s our job to go through them and use years of cooking and eating …

Dan dan noodles: Fiery, numbing comfort by way of Sichuan

Consider this a reminder that a pile of carbs is infinitely satisfying — and perhaps none more so than dan dan noodles, a spicy Sichuan dish traditionally served as street food. The name, writes Fuchsia Dunlop in her 2008 memoir "Shark's Fin and Sichuan Pepper," refers to the way the snack was sold …

Food & Dining

Radinn's second-gen electric wakeboard is faster and cheaper

Nearly three years after we first saw Radinn's prototype electric wakeboard, the Swedish outfit is back with a redesigned version. The G2X will be on display at the Boot Düsseldorf show this week, showing off its capabilities like a swappable battery so owners don't have to wait for a two-hour …

Incredible One Bowl Meals

One bowl, zero hassle.<p>One bowl meals seem to be on every menu now, and we understand why. Filled with grains or noodles, veggies, and protein, one …

This One-Pot, No-Roux Macaroni and Cheese Is Crazy Creamy

I am an equal opportunity macaroni eater. I like it baked. I like it made with a roux. I even like it out of the blue box. You may think the …

This Non-Traditional Hardwood Floor is On the Rise

Here's a non-traditional hardwood floor that deserves a second look: wide planks. These beautifully crafted floors really evoke a sense of warmth and …

This Small Device Could Silence the Maddening Symptoms of Tinnitus

Millions of Americans suffer from a medical condition known as tinnitus, a disorder so tormenting that it makes Edgar Allen Poe’s talking, taunting …

6 Chicago Restaurants You Should Know About Now

After decades of taking a back seat to New York and Los Angeles, Chicago has emerged the belle of the restaurant ball with dozens of Michelin stars and James Beard Awards to its name, not to mention accolades from top publications recognizing the Third Coast as the most exciting dining city in …

Philadelphia

How to Make the Best Beef Lasagna Ever, Seriously

Matty Matheson's gooey, cheesy beef lasagna recipe is so easy to make and tastes better than the stuff from your childhood.<p>Few dishes inspire an instant state of bliss as much a stack of gooey, cheesy lasagna made by none other than our favorite Canadian, Matty Matheson. And the best part is that …

The Best Thing I Ever Did for My Cast Iron Pan

When I make pie, I use my grandmother's pastry blender and rolling pin, but one thing she did not pass down was her cast iron skillet slick with a …

What's the Difference Between Bread Flour and All Purpose Flour? | MyRecipes

For the longest time, I didn't have breadflour in my house. Even though I’m a passionate home baker, I wasn’t really into bread. I live in Chicago, …

Dishwasher smelling ripe? Here’s how to to get it clean and fresh again

You’re probably reading the headline of this article thinking, “don’t dishwashers clean themselves when they clean the dishes?” Sadly, much like how …

This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

Salted Caramel Snickerdoodles

A gooey, salted caramel filling and a sprinkle of cinnamon-sugar make these cookies extra special.<p>Make the snickerdoodle cookies: Line 2 baking …

Dessert

Trump speaks with Erdogan about crisis in Syria

President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart on Friday discussed by phone the crisis in Syria and other issues, including ties between the United States and Turkey, according to a White House readout of the call.<p>"President Trump and President Erdogan underscored the need to end the …

Middle East

The Brain Implant That Could Defeat Paralysis

David Grayden, University of Melbourne's head of biomedical engineering, discusses the paperclip-sized stentrode that could help defeat paralysis. He …

The Trump-Russia Story Is Coming Together. Here's How to Make Sense of It

From Moyers & Company<p>- Advertisement -<p><b>"Everything the Trump campaign told you about the connections between Trump and Russia was a lie."</b><p>Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

Golden Carolina BBQ Sauce

In the central and southern regions of South Carolina, mustard is king. This golden barbecue sauce is the perfect compliment to smoked pork and its …

How to make a sourdough starter—and keep it alive

The perfect loaf starts with some bacterial friends.<p>Sourdough bread, tangy and chewy, is my favorite bread for grilled cheese sandwiches (white cheddar only, please), pesto paninis, and eating an entire loaf in one sitting. To rise, this bread doesn't rely on the packets of dried yeast you find in …

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Snickerdoodle Bread is Pure Heaven

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>2-½ cups of flour.<br>2 tsps of baking powder.<br>½ tsp of salt.<br>2 tsps of cinnamon.<br>1 cup of softened butter.<br>2 cups of sugar.<br>3 eggs.<br>1 tsp of …

Homemade Greek Gyro Sandwich or Dinner

Professionals make classic Greek gyro sandwiches on an upright rotisserie. That's terrific but hardly practical for the home cook. Fortunately, you …

DIY Dust Collector System with Homemade Blast Gates and Automatic Start/Stop Function

Jet Table Saw #1: Blade out of alignment on Jet JWTS-10JF 10" contractor saw

I stopped at a fellow LJ and she had a 10 Jet table saw with the blade out of alignment with the fence and table slots by 1/8”. The tilt mechanism …

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