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12 Expert Slow Cooker Tips You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

How to cut cleanup time, upgrade flavor and texture, and make your week ahead a whole lot easier.<p>So whether you're already a slow cooker connoisseur or a total newbie, we wanted to share some super-useful hacks for how to get the most out of the thing.<p>For this, we turned to an expert: Sarah …

42 Best Quick Bread Recipes

These easy quick bread recipes are leavened with baking soda or baking powder, so they rise quickly when compared to traditional yeast breads with …

Breakfast

Beef Brisket Slow Cooker Recipe

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Let's talk about falling back in love with a classic dish. When is the last time you made a classic beef brisket? You …

Cooking

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

12 Unexpected Ways To Up Your Avocado Game

New ways to satisfy your insatiable avocado craving.

Bye Bye Birdie: 18 Grilled Chicken Recipes to Devour This Memorial Day

If I show up at a barbecue and don't trust the chef, I steer clear of any chicken I see—more often than not it's going to be mediocre. But grilled chicken doesn't have to be stringy and flavorless—use the right technique and it'll be perfectly juicy and still have shatteringly crispy skin. And, of …

42 Quick and Easy Dinner Recipes That Anyone Can Make

Getting dinner on the table is a struggle, no matter who you are. We all have our favorite go-to pasta meals for busy nights, and a roast chicken always hits the spot, but when our usual recipes get boring, look here for meal ideas. These quick-and-easy dinner recipes offer up major inspiration, …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas Want in on Taco Tuesday

<b>Make the tomato mixture:</b> Place the tomatoes, chipotle pepper, garlic, cumin, paprika, salt, and coriander in a medium bowl and stir to combine.<p><b>Layer</b> …

Cooking

I Created An Illustration Series Of Food Puns Using The United States

After the unexpected success of my original Instagram series, The Foodnited States of America, it seemed like a good idea to turn the States into …

6 Genius Apps That Will Transform Your Travels

We all know that apps can keep you connected - who doesn't spend minutes (fine, hours) scrolling through Facebook, Instagram and Twitter when there's …

Review: Yolk's Solar Paper lets you plug into the sun

When we covered theSolar Paper Kickstarter campaign last year, the team shot for the moon but ended up reaching the sun. At the close of funding, the …

Dad Of 4 Girls Tweets Conversations With His Daughters, Proves Parenting Is Fun

Indianapolis based blogger James Breakwell is considered by some to be the funniest dad on Twitter. His secret? He just tweets his daily …

24 Bars In Singapore To Visit Before You Die

Singapore's bar scene ain't no Singa-bore.

26 Best Craft Beer Watering Holes in Singapore for Beer Geeks

If you’re like “Nah, I’m not a beer lover, craft beer wouldn’t be my thing.”… think again.<p>Craft beers can be very different from your usual …

Hard-Fried Chicken

• 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/2 cup all-purpose seasoning, such as Morton's Season All<br>• 2 tablespoons baking powder<br>• 1 tablespoon freshly ground black …

Creamy Fettuccine Alfredo with Broccoli Recipe

"This is my all-time favorite kick-back recipe on a Sunday night."<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups broccoli<p>1 tablespoon salt<p>1 pound fettuccine pasta<p>1 (16 ounce) jar …

I Documented Two Years of Travel By Painting In My Moleskine Notebook

I am an American artist who left the United States in 2013 to study art in Turkey. I used to keep a written diary, but began recording my days by …

Art

Picasso’s Self Portrait Evolution From Age 15 To Age 90

If you look at this collection of Pablo Picasso’s portraits, and compare the first piece to the last, you’ll find that the two are strikingly …

Loving Husband Spends 2 Years Planting Thousands Of Flowers For His Blind Wife To Smell

Mr. and Mrs. Kuroki lived a happy life as dairy farmers in rural Japan, raising two lovely children. But tragedy struck when Mrs. Kuroki suddenly …

I Capture Streets, Like You Haven’t Seen Before

There is nothing I love more, other than going on the streets and trying to capture the way I see what’s going on around me. Here are few of pictures …

This Phone Case Prints Instant Photos Like A Polaroid

The downside to digital photography is that, while you can take many more pictures, you’re less likely to print them. Successful start-up Prynt has …

At Nong’s Khao Man Gai, Chicken and Rice Is Actually Life-Changing

Poonsukwattana's story has become something of a Portland fairy tale: After arriving in Oregon from her native Bangkok in 2003 with only $70 and a suitcase, she saved just enough money to open the <b>Nong's Khao Man Gai</b> food cart in 2009, serving chicken and rice every day until the product ran out. …

27 Healthy Desserts You Can Make in a Blender

Soups, sauces, and smoothies are pretty standard fare for a blender. Now, expand the handy kitchen appliance’s repertoire to include dessert! Yep—you …

Dessert

Talented 16-Year-Old Artist Turns Her Wildest Dreams Into Paintings

These paintings are the work of 16-year-old Dimitra Milan, who started painting just 4 years ago. Daughter to two artists, Milan was exposed to art …

Mind-Bending Photos Of Istanbul Look Straight From Inception

Dear Inception fans, “Flatland” is not a sequel, but it’s still quite fascinating. The digital series of Turkish artist Aydın Büyüktaş distorts the …

Turmeric Chicken with Sumac and Lime

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 teaspoon ground turmeric<br>• Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper<br>• 4 bone-in chicken thighs<br>• 2 tablespoons grapeseed oil<br>• 3/4 cup water<br>• 4 cloves …

We Wanted To Show The World To Our 4-Year-Old So We Went On A 28,000Km Trip Around Europe

In summer 2015, me, my girlfriend Oana and our four-year-old son Vladimir did a four-month trip across Europe, through 41 countries and 28.000kms. We …

Choose your own Malaysian island adventure

With almost 900 islands – 878 to be exact – Malaysia has plenty of offshore attractions to compete with the best destinations in its peninsular mainland. West coast isles like Penang and Langkawi offer a compelling blend of cuisine, culture and luxury, while east coast ones are more rugged and …

Photographing People When You Travel

A new travel gallery gives you tips from a National Geographic photographer on how to shoot portraits while traveling in a foreign country.

Everything You Wanted to Know About Authentic Mexican Food

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Tacos date back to the days when Montezuma and the Aztecs ruled Mexico. Cocoa beans were used as currency, …