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Basting Your Fried Eggs Is Cool, But Basting Them in Flavored Butters Is Even Better

Tomato-caper butter? Yes, please.<p>If you don’t know this trick for the greatest fried eggs, let us help you crack the code: Carefully basting your whites with oil from the pan ensures that they set all the way through as the edges crackle and crisp away, and the yolk is left gloriously runny.<p>But …

Recipes

Thomas Platt, 91, Dies: Fined Air Traffic Controllers $100,000 an Hour

Thomas C. Platt, a federal judge in New York who warned the nation’s air traffic controllers in 1981 about severe penalties if they went on an illegal strike, and then fined their union $100,000 an hour when they did, prompting President Ronald Reagan to fire them, died on Saturday in North …

Warren Buffett shares how to get rich during turbulent times

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett is known for smart bets and the Oracle of Omaha on Saturday used his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway …

Fifth Element Camping

When I first fell in love with mountain biking I was living in San Francisco. Before too long I found myself spending more and more time driving …

Start Things Off Right With a New Boss by Helping Them Get Early Wins

A new boss can be intimidating. If you want to break the ice and get off on the right foot, help them ease into their new situation with some quick …

American companies have developed a very particular disease — and CEOs hate the cure

New research suggests that a specific feature of American corporations is to blame: an obsession with delivering short-term returns to shareholders while ignoring the future of the business.<p>"One factor contributing to sluggish economic growth is short-termism, a corporate philosophy that …

Famous Chefs Share Their Best Secrets For The Ambitious Home Cook

People always assume that a chef’s family eats like gods. It’s not true. I often find myself in a cooking rut. I work with food all day, so when I get home I’m out of ideas. My family has eaten so much penne with basil, cherry tomatoes, and mozzarella that they can no longer come up with clever …

Flavors

Your Campfire Cooking Bucket List

Get ready for summer camping trips.<p>From maple syrup-spiked bacon to ultra-quick biscuits, here are seven awesome camping recipes.<p>This version of the …

Build of the Month: Camper in a Box

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Diana's Hummus Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Designer Alex Tatusian reminisces on his mother's short-lived hummus business, and what it taught him about cooking for himself.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

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The Food Lab's Complete Guide to Sous Vide Pork Chops

Never overcook a pork chop again, thanks to Kenji's sous vide guide.<p>If you're like me, you grew up thinking that pork chops were the dry, tough cousin to steaks. Cheaper, sure, but as grueling to eat as the most overcooked chicken breast around. It was partly a problem with the pork back then. In …

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10 Raised Garden Beds That Fit Any Backyard Space

Just add soil, seeds, and sunshine.<p>Starting a garden is no easy task, and it can be especially challenging if the terrain surrounding your property isn't amenable to the types of plants you'd like to grow. Enter the raised garden bed — a boxy unit that allows you to plant flowers, herbs, and …

MX2: Rear Bumper Kitchen

I decided to create a shelf that folds down from the rear bumper. Since I’ll be cooking outside, this extra space will come in handy. First I pickup …

Mockups

How to Use a Speed Square

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a quick look at the speed square, a tool that you may already have, but may not fully understand. While made for framing carpentry, a speed square can be indispensable in a lot of measuring and marking situations. Let’s have a look.<p>What is a Speed Square?<p>A …

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Rolling Truck-Bed Toolbox

Reference: The Ultimate Wood Joint Visual Reference Guide

Here's a handy resource for your next design-build project<p>Dating all the way back to Neolithic times, the mortise and tenon is the oldest wood joint …

The Bonefish Vacation: A D.I.Y. Stalk on the Flats

<i>Photograph by Brian Grossenbacher</i><p>It’s 10 a.m. and I have three hours before I meet my wife for a beach barbecue on the north shore of the island. …

Fishing

Some Inconvenient Gun Facts for Liberals

FOR those of us who argue in favor of gun safety laws, there are a few inconvenient facts.<p>We liberals are sometimes glib about equating guns and danger. In fact, it’s complicated: The number of guns in America has increased by more than 50 percent since 1993, and in that same period the gun …

The Key to Perfect Corn Tortillas

There's nothing like fresh, warm tortillas—unless they're dry and crackly. Here's how to fix 'em.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, Becky Soloman laments her dry, crumbly tortilla dough to</i> …

Recipes

Winching without the Worry

I think it’s safe to say I began working with winches at an earlier age than most people, when I got a job at age nine helping to cut trees for …

Your Coolest New Party Trick: The Instant Old Fashioned

Forget not having fun at parties you're hosting. Make this quick and easy syrup in advance and make guests instant Old Fashioneds all night.<p>Ready to be the coolest person at any party you attend from here on out? Come equipped with a recipe for Old Fashioned syrup you're about to commit to memory, …

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Top Whitetail Guides Share Their Killer Tactics

<b>Listen Up!</b><p><b>Featured Guide:</b> Tom Indrebo, Bluff Country Outfitters owner ­(bluff​­country​­outfitters.com)<br>Location: Buffalo County, Wis.<br>Biggest Buck: …

Hunting

Hunters Debate Whether Cecil Backlash Is Hurting Sport's Standing

Business News<p>The outcry over the killing of Cecil the lion last month in Zimbabwe has some hunters worried that the incident hurt the sport’s image in the U.S. at a critical time when participation is dwindling and more Americans express support for animal rights.<p>“In my opinion, he's doing more …

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Consider This Before Buying Hunting Property

<i>Photo by Michelle Brantley.</i><p>Last spring I sacrificed most of my turkey season for another kind of hunt. A house hunt. My wife and I are ready to buy …

Rifle Review: Winchester's New XPR

<i>Clean Machine Unlike many inexpensive bolt guns, the XPR is immaculate. Everything is tight and works smoothly.</i><p>Let’s begin with the really important …

Charred and Raw Corn Salad

4 servings<p>All the things that you love about elote (Mexican grilled corn), now in a convenient tossed-together form, perfect for using up fresh produce from the farmers’ market. This recipe is part of the Healthyish Farmers’ Market Challenge. Get all 10 recipes here.<p>August 2018Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 …

Recipes

How to save money at Whole Foods

The company has earned the nickname "whole paycheck" for its high prices.<p>But it doesn't have to be that way.<p>We picked up some tips from money-saving experts on how you can save.

Whole Foods

You usually drink coffee from a French press. At Provision No. 14, you drink cocktails.

By Fritz Hahn<p>Fritz Hahn<p>Reporter covering bars, drinks and nightlife for The Washington Post's Weekend section<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The best things in life should be savored with friends. That's the takeaway from the menu at Provision No. 14, which opens Wednesday in the former Diego space at 14th and W …