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These food orders were taken literally, and horribly misunderstood

Everybody has had the experience of not getting what they ordered.<p>Whether the request was misunderstood or taken too literally, having the wrong plate delivered to your table can be frustrating and leave you hungry.<p>FOR SALE: Man puts DeLorean with flux capacitor up for grabs on Craigslist<p>But, …

Autumn Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

Servings: 8<p>Total Time: 45 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons unsalted butter<br>• 2 medium yellow onions, chopped<br>• 1 tablespoon curry powder, plus a bit more …

Apple iPhone 7: Are You F#$king Kidding Me?

Let me get right to the point. The new iPhone 7 is a fantastic, awesome, incredible, spectacular iteration of the iPhone 6. Great processor (a quad-core, 64-bit A10 Fusion), outstanding rear-facing camera (12 MP), a new wireless chip (W1) to facilitate Bluetooth connectivity, iOS 10, a …

Almost Widowed

The first time I got married, it was 1971. I was in junior college and I hated it.<p>I didn't even apply to a four-year college because I didn't care. All of my friends were going to UC campuses and my parents had saved for me to go to college. My aunt and sister had gone to Berkeley...it just wasn't …

Summer's Last Hurrah: 10 Must-Make Recipes Of The Season

Labor Day? Already? Don't worry, there's still time to take advantage of summer's best bounty. From Corn Soup to Plum Cake, here are ten recipes you <i>need</i> to try before the season is over.<p><b>1. Late Summer Plum Cake</b><p>Fresh plums soften into jammy, mulberry-colored pockets as they bake into this simple …

Late Summer Plum Cake

One of the most popular recipes on this site is the Simple Summer Strawberry Cake, a wonderful, homey dessert sent to me by one of my readers, Karen …

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The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie recipe that …

Legislature OKs background checks for Uber, Lyft drivers

SACRAMENTO — Drivers for Uber, Lyft and other ride-sharing companies would be required to have state and national background checks under a bill passed by the Legislature on Wednesday.<p>Assemblyman Jim Cooper, D-Sacramento, said AB1289 is needed because the California Public Utilities Commission, …

8 Smoothies Worth Waking Up For

Ultimate Citrus Smoothie<p>It’s like sunshine in a glass. Pop a banana in the freezer the night before and you’ll be good to go.<p><b>Recipe:</b> Ultimate Citrus …

23 Essential San Francisco Burgers

There's nearly no American food as beloved as the hamburger. It's a great American pastime, a symbol of summer barbecues, and all-around icon of happiness and freedom. San Francisco loves the burger just as much as the next city, and chefs around town have spent considerable time on making the best …

Here’s Why You May Be Aging Faster Than Your Friends

We all have friends who were born in the same year but look years younger (or older) than we do. Now researchers say that such perceptions aren’t …

Freezing leftover wine.

I’m not what you’d call a drinker. I have nothing against it … in fact I wish I <i>could</i> spend most of my days teetering about with a tinkling cocktail …

10 Indestructible Houseplants

Spider plant (<i>Chlorophytum comosum</i>)<p><i>Chlorophytum</i><i>,</i> native to tropics around the globe, probably owes its popularity to its unique growth habit. The …

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23 Delicious Party Dips

Gabriel's Guacamole<p>This is the hands-down best guacamole that we at <i>Sunset</i> have ever tasted. It’s made right in a stone mortar, which gives it …

8 Easy Ways to Look More Well-Rested Than You Actually Are

I have a secret: I never get eight hours of sleep. Actually, I never get six hours of sleep. On average, I function on about four to five hours of …

Tips for Improving Your Sleep Quality for Ultimate Next-Day Energy

My Sleep Routine: Tips For Improving Your Sleep Quality For Next-Day Energy was originally posted on CapitolStartup.com<p>Even though the post covering my morning routine of meditation, water and fasted workouts was written almost two years ago, it still remains one of my most post popular posts. And …

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Three Ways To Fall Asleep in Only Ten Minutes Every Single Night

These techniques are free, don't involve drugs, and can be done secretly. You've nothing to lose but your stress and irritation. So, which one will you try first?<p>You're awake at 2:00am.<p>Again.<p>You're lying in bed. You just can't sleep.You toss and turn.<p>It's so frustrating.<p>You try to count sheep and …

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10 Lovely Low-Sugar Desserts

Redefining sweet<p>The most recent USDA dietary guidelines, released in early 2016, urge us to cut down on added sugars—not the ones naturally present …

How to Make Easy Peach Cobbler

Learn how to make this Easy Peach Cobbler that comes together in no time and is the ideal summertime dessert for a party or potluck. Boasting …

Decadent Chocolate Mousse

Deep, rich, and luxurious, this mousse, inspired by a recipe from Isabel Allende, is a grand finale to a great meal. Use good-quality chocolate for …

18 Great Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Superjams

“Roll Over Beethoven” (1986)<p><i>Chuck Berry, Keith Richards, Jerry Lee Lewis, Neil Young and Billy Joel</i><p>"This is the gentleman who started it all," said …

f.lux

Ever notice how people texting at night have that <b>eerie blue glow</b>?<p>Or wake up ready to write down the Next Great Idea, and get blinded by your computer …

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Best hikes in San Francisco

Take a hike, San Francisco, and not just to the local bodega.<p>Our famous hills make for wonderful workouts beyond the average calorie-burning errand. Acres of outdoor space nestled among the Victorians make it easy to reconnect to nature without straying too far from a Muni line.<p>We've rounded up …

4 Easy-Care Flower Beds

All-star perennials<p>Late-blooming coreopsis, echinacea, salvia, sedum, and yarrow add vibrant colors to borders from mid-summer into fall.<p><i>Salvia</i> …

Introducing the Kosher HECM Reverse Mortgage

The kosher stamp on a food means that it has been certified as fit for human consumption. We have long needed a comparable certification process applicable to financial instruments sold to consumers, with the need most pronounced for the more complex instruments. HECM reverse mortgages are at the …

10 Foods You Need to Refrigerate

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Why the Beatles’ Shea Stadium Show Was Even Greater Than You Knew

Leaving festivals like Woodstock and Monterey aside, there is no more famous gig in rock & roll history than when the Beatles played Shea Stadium, an …