oilbaron617

756 Flips | 11 Magazines | 51 Likes | 5 Following | 26 Followers | @oilbaron617 | Keep up with oilbaron617 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “oilbaron617”

The Best Road-Trip Apps for Kids That Make Travel Less Painful

Even better, they've all been vetted by Common Sense Media.<p>If you ever plan to take your kid anywhere, be it by plane, train, or automobile, these …

Kids

She Instagrammed her exotic drug-smuggling vacation. Now ‘Cocaine Babe’ is going to prison.

A Canadian Instagrammer who tried to smuggle millions of dollars worth of cocaine into Australia during an exotic, made-for-social-media ocean voyage has been convicted and sentenced to eight years behind bars.<p>Melina Roberge, 24, entered a guilty plea Wednesday to smuggling 95 kilos (209 pounds) of …

Crime

Dear Wife: A Letter From the Woman That Was Sleeping With Your Husband

Dear Wife,<p>I knew your husband before you did. We had a thing some years ago. And by thing, I mean an attraction to each other that seemed to sneak up on us out of nowhere after years of knowing each other. One rest stop later and things were very different between us.<p>We never got the chance to …

Daughter Finds Box With 30,000 Never-Before-Seen Negatives In Attic, Her Jaw Drops When She Develops Them

Some artists don't live long enough to experience the recognition they get. Masha Ivashintsova was one of them. This Russian artist and theater …

Baked Quinoa Black Bean Falafel

Falafel with black beans! Yeah, we’re kind of crazy about falafel over here and always looking for more ways to enjoy it.If you’re a falafel lover …

Food

15 Store-Bought Vegan Sauces and Spreads to Slather on Literally Everything

15 Vegan Easter Recipes That Feed a Crowd

Elevate your Easter food game, one vegan dish at a time.<p>March 12, 2018<p>Easter is almost here, and I've already started preparing my menu (yes, …

14 Vegan Breakfast Recipes With 7 Ingredients or Fewer

These simple vegan breakfast recipes are going to revolutionize your morning routine. They each have just seven main ingredients, so you can whip …

Vegan Instant Pot Cookbook - Healthy and Easy Vegan Pressure Cooker Recipes for Everyday Cooking

Overview<p>Vegan Instant Pot Cookbook - Healthy and Easy Vegan Pressure Cooker Recipes for Everyday Cooking by John Selby<p>Here You Will Find The Most …

Garlicky Asparagus Pasta with Cashew Parmesan

This Garlicky Asparagus Pasta with Cashew Parmesan is beautifully complex, with notes of spicy, salty and tangy. The asparagus adds texture and …

Italian Food

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Orange Polenta Muffins With Orange Icing

Orange Polenta Muffins With Orange Icing are a real treat. These muffins are a great gluten-free, vegan dessert but also, if you are feeling …

Dessert

15 Vegan Super Bowl Party Recipes That Won't Let the Team Down

The Super Bowl is coming up, and whether you plan on throwing a Super Bowl party yourself or going over to someone else's house to watch the big game, you're going to want to bring some vegan snacks. Tons of classic Super Bowl party dishes — from nachos to hot wings to chili and taquitos — are all …

Why HomePod is actually a steal at $349

Don’t make the mistake of comparing HomePod to rival smart speakers and lamenting its $349 price tag. There are good reasons why the device costs more than three times as much as an Amazon Echo — and yet is still an absolute steal.<p>Apple is keen to point out that HomePod is an awesome music …

Smart Homes

The 12 Best Vegan Cheeses, No Matter Your Dairy-Free Mood

"I'd love to go vegan, but I could never give up cheese!" That's one of people's favorite reasons for resisting giving a vegan diet a try, and it's no wonder — cheese is both physically addictive and delicious. Luckily, having to give up cheese is no longer an issue. The best vegan cheeses on the …

Vegan

These 5-Ingredient Protein Balls Taste Like a Reese's

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Protein Balls<p>From Jenny Sugar, POPSUGAR Fitness<p>Ingredients<p>5 tablespoons dairy-free semisweet chocolate chips (I used Ghirardelli)<br>• 1 cup salted roasted peanuts<br>• 1 cup Medjool dates, pitted (about 10 to 12)<br>• 1 scoop vanilla plant-based protein powder (about 35 grams; I used …

How To Make Peanut Butter Protein Balls With Only 5 Ingredients

With this fast recipe, you'll never have to miss out on the most important meal of the day.<p>January 07, 2018<p>You are running late for class, and have …

15 Easy Vegan Weeknight Meals

Shares 17K<p>Now that the holidays are over, we all need easy, healthy, and of course delicious recipes that are ready in no time. Start the year off …

5 Famous Cooks Share How to Make Vegetables Taste Great

A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that Americans are failing bitterly to eat their greens: more than 90% of …

Vegan butternut squash and sage macaroni - video - delicious. magazine

A warming vegan macaroni recipe, with butternut squash and sage. It can be on the table in around 30 minutes. Get Katy Berskow’s full recipe here, …

Trader Joe's Is A Grocery Paradise For Vegans, Too

Thanks to low prices, great options, and playful labels, Trader Joe's is an emporium of delight for foodies looking for a deal. And that's not just …

You've Been Charging Your Smartphone Wrong

You've probably been hastening the death of your phone's battery with your charging habits.<p>Tech Reporter<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Do you know how to keep your smartphone's battery healthy?<p>Probably not. In fact, you've probably been hastening the death of your phone's battery …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

15 Vegan Instant Pot Recipes That Make Weeknight Cooking a Breeze

Bill Nye Says Marijuana Was Made Illegal to 'Oppress or Suppress Poor People'

Bill Nye the Science Guy is known for teaching people about science-related topics on his TV shows. But his new show, <i>Bill Nye Saves the World</i>, is a …

The Silkiest Vegan Cashew Cream Sauce — and 9 Ways to Use It

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>If you don’t eat dairy, cashews are your BFF in the …

11 iPhone email tips you'll wish you'd known all along

Use the iOS Mail app like a pro.<p>I can't quit the stock iOS Mail app. I've had brief dalliances with the Gmail app and a handful of other email apps that promise to improve my life, but I keep coming back to the Mail app. As a result, this long-time Mail app Gmailer has picked up a few tricks along …

Apps

Vegan Main Dishes

From veggie burgers with pomegranate ketchup to a crispy kale-and-tofu salad, here are terrific vegan main dishes.

4 things that could cause bitcoin's price to explode

Bitcoin has risen from less than one penny in 2010 to a price of about $17,000 as I write this. In 2017 alone, bitcoin's value has risen by more than 1,700%. So how big could the value of a bitcoin get?<p>Some experts have suggested that bitcoin could rise to $1 million or more, but let's look at what …

Coinbase Wants Wall Street to Resolve Its Bitcoin Trust Issues

A cheer went up in the San Francisco offices of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Inc. when bitcoin breached $10,000 in November. But the 225-employee …

Cryptocurrency