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Steakhouse Classics

When Sam reminded me that I’d get to do a no-recipe recipe in his absence (he’s away in the North Atlantic this week), my mind zipped straight to a dish I ate in Greenpoint a few weeks ago. The trip took me back to Brooklyn in one long cinematic shot — the drive over the Pulaski Bridge in mild …

Recipes

Limoncello Recipe

"Truly worth the time required to create this distinguished ice cold refreshing drink."<p>Ingredients<p>10 lemons<p>1 liter vodka<p>3 cups white sugar<p>4 cups water<p>…

Recipes

You're not wrong - smartphones aren't as exciting as they used to be

A new processor, a new camera, a new screen, and better-faster-stronger everything are annual givens for our smartphones, and it seems people are …

Phones

8 Reasons Why Obsessive People Are More Likely to Be Successful

It's entrepreneurial fuel.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Take a moment to think about your role models. Whether they're business leaders, athletes or musicians, I guarantee they became successful because they were obsessive people.<p>When you hear the word “obsessive,” …

Success

'Perfect storm' for major banks as pressure mounts to raise interest rates

The pool of funds Australia's big four banks are increasingly accessing to source home loans has become more expensive.<p>In some cases, it is as …

Interest Rates

How Family Business Owners Should Bring the Next Generation into the Company

“Go find your passion,’’ Henry directed his children when they reached their late teens and early twenties. “Find your interests outside our family business and pursue them.’’ As inspiring as those words may have been, Henry, the patriarch of a successful automotive parts business, wasn’t simply …

Family Business

Fish heads focus on fine dining

CRAYFISH brains, fish heads, scallop skirts and squid wings are usually binned or used for bait, but the often-rejected offcuts are being championed …

A self-made millionaire who retired early at 37 says there's a difference between 'living rich' and 'being rich'

• <b>Chris Reining retired early at age 37 as a self-made millionaire.</b>• <b><br>Reining believes there is a difference between “living rich” and “being rich.”</b>• <b><br>Rich</b> …

Retirement

6 things the happiest families all have in common

Family life is hectic. Most of us play it by ear and hope it works out well. Or maybe you haven’t started a family yet but when you do you want to do …

Parenting

Getting Everything To F1 Races Requires Some Truly Insane Logistics

This year, the Bahrain Grand Prix took place on Sunday, April 8. Three days later, every single team and all of their equipment was in Shanghai in …

1 hour per day doing this mental exercise will exponentially increase your success

<b>“Remember, dreams without goals are just dreams and they ultimately fuel disappointment. Have dreams, but have goals, life goals, yearly goals,</b> …

Pesto, Magic! 8 Ways to Use the Green Sauce

Turn pesto into soup, salad and more.<p>Con Poulos , 2010. Con Poulos Photography<p>How to make pesto:<p>Blend 8 cups packed basil leaves, 1 cup olive oil, …

The Ten Best Netflix Documentaries Of All Time

One of the best things about Netflix is the steady stream of documentaries it offers which would otherwise be pretty tough to find. If it's been a …

50 movies that critics really hate but normal people love

50. 'Soul Plane' (2004)<p><i>Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer</i><p><b>Critic score:</b> 33/100<p><b>User score:</b> 8.6/10<p><b>Plot summary:</b> After a humiliating and horrific experience on a …

This salad helped a ‘Top Chef’ drop 45 pounds

When Chris Shea found a diet that actually worked, he was excited to share it with the world.<p>So the chef put his secrets to weight-loss success — …

Monday Muscle: 2007 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

After a rare Mustang with bravado and scary amounts of power? Here’s why the Shelby Mustang GT500 is the beast for you – and why it’s so rare...

These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Adelaide family become an international hit after their Facebook video goes viral

In 2016 Kieran Davidson decided on a whim to gaffer tape his camera to the dashboard of his parent's white hatchback before they took him on his …

How Can You Really Tell Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Ask This 1 Simple Question

The answer is an eye-opener.<p>Have you ever thought about the essence of true leadership? How exactly do you define it?<p>Better yet, how do you simply become a good leader in your office or business -- enough so that your employees, peers, and customers will respect you?<p>The answer comes down to a …

Stress Test Your Company’s Competitive Edge with These 4 Questions

As uncertainty is increasing and competition is becoming more fierce, executives need to have a broader understanding of competition itself in order to sustain an edge. Executives should be thinking about four different types of competition to maintain relevance in a changing environment, which …

Bill Gates Gave Some Brilliant Management Advice on Hiring the Best People. Here It Is in 2 Sentences

Traditional brick-and-mortar companies will cringe, but the research doesn't lie. And Bill Gates agrees.<p>Traditional brick-and-mortar companies prefer everyone "in the office," where people can work together, bounce from meeting to meeting, and slog in <i>Dilbert</i>-style cubicles.<p>While there's nothing …

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation

INFOGRAPHIC: 7 Excel tricks everyone should know

Lifehacker AU is never one to shy away from doling out handy Microsoft Excel spreadsheet tips.<p>Chances are you’ve had to deal in spreadsheets for as …

Five-Time World Motocross Champion Eric Geboers: 1962-2018

Belgian motocross racer Eric Geboers, the first man to win World MX titles in the 125cc, 250cc and 500cc divisions has died in a tragic accident, …

Peruvian Roast Chicken with Garlic and Lime | America's Test Kitchen

Step-by-Step<p>Approximating the Flavors of Peru<p><b>Mint</b>The combination of fresh mint and dried oregano...<p><b>Oregano</b>replicates the clean, faintly woodsy flavor …

Is Dairy Bad for You, or Good? The Milky, Cheesy Truth

Dairy products are controversial these days.<p>They are cherished by the health organizations as an essential food for bone health.<p>But other experts …

Holistic Medicine

I'm In A World Of 70MM Racing Footage And I Never Want To Leave

Check out those nice wide shots and rich colors that only the real, super wide honest-to-God celluloid can provide. I didn’t plan to spend my …

Supercars

12 of the biggest differences between Italian and American diets

1/<p>Italians generally shop at small markets rather than bigger grocery stores.<p>Wikimedia Commons<p>As Americans, we're used to doing our food shopping at …

This is what the Warren Buffett empire looks like, in one giant chart

While most of the world’s richest people came to that title through a single company, billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s story is different.<p>Jeff …

Investing