Dwight Strickland

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16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

Cooking

Gmail spam mystery: Before you change your password, read this

Some Gmail users have been reporting spam in their sent folders. But before you change your password, do this first.<p>There's something weird afoot in the world of Gmail. As widely reported earlier -- first by Mashable, then by our sister sites ZDNet and TechRepublic -- some people have noticed spam …

Information Systems

A Dovetailing Kit for Beginners

Last week I discussed the Zona Razor Saw and how it’s the ideal saw for beginning dovetailers. It’s just $12 to $15 and cuts extremely well. This saw …

Woodworking

Strange Dog Joins Couple On Hike — Then They See What's Written On His Collar

"Hi, I'm Smokey."<p>As Scott Brown and his wife were preparing to embark on a snowy trek to a popular waterfall in Washington state this week, they …

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> …

This is How You Fold a Record-Breaking Paper Airplane

In 2012, designer John Collins constructed a paper airplane that flew an astonishing 226 feet, establishing a distance record that still stands. A …

Harvard

Bug Out Bag Critical Supplies You Need for Bugging Out

<b>How to Pack a Bug Out Bag</b><b><br>Critical Supplies You Need for Bugging Out</b><p>by Mark Lawrence, Copyright © SecretsofSurvival.com<p>Continued Below ...<p>Related …

10 Life-Changing TED Talks That Everyone Should Watch

Watching a TED Talk is a solid way to pass time, learn something new, or find much-needed sources of motivation, inspiration, and empowerment when …

Self-improvement

10 Bets You Will Always Win, Part 8

British psychology professor, author, and performer Richard Wiseman of Quirkology released part 8 of his ongoing series “10 Bets You Will Always Win.”<p>…

Three Exotic Necktie Knots to Try: The Eldredge Knot, The Trinity Knot, and The Cape Knot

Forget the Double Windsor! Stylish gentlemen who fancy the kind of necktie knots that turn heads prefer these three exotic knots: The Eldredge Knot, …

Mariusz Goli "Improwizacja" Katowice Stawowa

Adjustable Height Sawhorses

<b>Click here to read the rest of this post about Adjustable Height Sawhorses</b>Hi there!For years, I've wanted to get you all plans for adjustable table …

Woodworking

How to Make a Modern Adirondack Chair

The classic backyard beauty gets a well-deserved makeover in these plans for an updated adirondack chair.<p>The classic backyard beauty gets a well-deserved makeover in these plans for an updated adirondack chair.

7 Really Easy Homemade Condiment Recipes

Going to the grocery store can quickly become a pricey endeavor when you start adding jars of sauces and dips to your cart. And with mile-long …

Food Preservation

Make 7 Healthy Chicken Crockpot Freezer Meals in Under an Hour!

Do you want to eat healthy dinners without having to slave away in the kitchen? Healthy freezer crockpot meals are your answer!! Here’s how I prepped …

Cooking

34 Cooking Moments When You Know You've Nailed It

It's hard to tell when you've finally achieved the ideal pan-seared fish skin or grill marks on a steak. These photos show us how it's done so you can get it right every time.<p><b>There comes a moment in every cook's life</b> when you know you got it right. The butter's ideally melted, the steak's expertly …

Cooking

Weekend DIY: Try a New Trellis

Make America's Best Tomato Sauce | Men's Health

Patsy’s recipe utilizes canned San Marzano tomatoes, which you can find just about anywhere. Where most jarred sauces tend to be thick and taste more like garlic than anything else, Patsy’s sauce has a light, refreshing taste and a bittersweet tomato flavor. It's simple. As it should be.<p>And don’t …

This Deviled Egg Recipe Will Make You Question All Other Deviled Eggs

Never have you ever had deviled eggs like this before. This recipe that we found for you right here is <i>off the hook</i>. There are so many things that are right about these deviled eggs that you can forget every other deviled egg that has existed before -- this recipe is the only one you'll need from …

Mustard and White Wine Braised Chicken

Heat oven to 375°. Heat oil in a 6-qt. saucepan over medium-high heat. Season chicken with salt and pepper; working in batches, cook chicken, …

Mustard

Homemade Pop Tart Recipes That'll Start Your Morning Off Right

When Pop-Tarts first entered the breakfast scene in 1964, people were looking for a quick, easy meal option. Toaster pastries were the answer then, and they still are today. It's the reason Pop-Tarts has continued to grow in sales for the past 32 years.<p>In essence, Pop-Tarts embody the idea of …

34 Healthy Energy Bars You Can Make at Home

Everyone loves a great bar. In this case, we're talking about the kind you can pack as a perfectly portable meal or snack (though we love bars with …

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

Crutchfield advisor Norm has worked on hundreds of whole-house wiring jobs.<p>This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall …

Tyler Florence's Strawberry and Basil Goat Cheese Cake Recipe

"This is the sexiest cheesecake you'll ever eat," Tyler says. "So great, your head will spin." Get the recipe here and see the step-by-step pictures of how to make this tempting cheesecake dessert.<p>This is a really special recipe of mine that I've been carrying around for years, and it's without a …

wild mushroom pâté

Every spring, I promise I’m going to share a recipe for chopped liver. And every year I lose steam, perhaps because there are probably few more …

Onions

How to Choose a Combination Square for Home Workshop Measurements / Rockler How-to

Author Billy Hylton uses his combination square to check the settings on a table saw, the tool has multiple uses in many shops.<p>The sort of …

Build This Rustic Farmhouse Table

Farmhouse furniture is meant to be a little imperfect. That makes it hard to screw up<p>(Photo by Alison Gootee)<p><b>There's no better way to give thanks than to gather</b> family and friends around an enormous table to share a feast. A farmhouse table would be the perfect spot. You could make one out of …

Divers will brave Arctic ice to unlock secret of Franklin’s doomed voyage

Next month, 170 years after the Erebus and all its crew were lost, experts will try to reach the wreck – under thick ice on an undersea ridge<p>Navy divers and marine archaeologists are about to attempt a daring feat of polar exploration. In a few weeks they will drill beneath the thick ice in the …

Archaeology

Slow-Roast Tender Chinese Spareribs | Men's Health

“Barbecue ribs are common in Cantonese cooking,” says Ken Hom, author of <i>Complete Chinese Cookbook</i>. “If you roast the ribs really slowly, they get really tender. You’ll become addicted.”<p>Cantonese ribs derive their unique flavor from hoisin sauce, honey, ginger, and garlic. Hom’s overnight marinade …