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29 Cooking Hacks You Should Know By Now

Because parents really do know best.<p>"My mom used this one when I was too young to keep up with how many of something I'd put in. If you need six cups of flour, put out six M&M's. When you put a cup in, eat an M&M. Continue until they're gone." —Megan Durham, Facebook<p>"If you need to measure out …

Meet This Year's Top Ten Automotive Startups

Gone are the days when “automotive” meant designing, building, and selling vehicles and parts. These days, the auto world has been turned upside down …

Top 10

Hear Lost Temple of the Dog Song 'Angel of Fire'

Track will appear on deluxe reissue of 1991 self-titled …

Chris Cornell

15 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

And with binge-worthy titles like "Making a Murderer" and the vast ESPN "30 for 30" library being just a click away, you can get a lot of great nonfiction viewing any night of the week. You'll learn a lot more about the world, but don't worry — you'll also be entertained.<p>Here are 15 documentaries …

Entertainment

Diana Henry: How to cook perfect steak

Mine is a steak-eating family. My mum thought it was one of the healthiest things you could consume – all that iron – and the best ‘husband food’ available.<p>Memories of family holidays now make me wince when I think that all four children often ordered steak in restaurants. My father would sometimes …

Where to Get the Best Sandwich In Every State

From sea to shining sea—and ham to melted cheese.<p><i>This story was written by our friends at Spoon University.</i><p>There is nothing more freeing than being able to hold an entire meal in the palm of your hand and know that a superb variety of flavors and textures await you with every bite. Okay, maybe not …

Sandwiches

Best French Toast: The Only Baked French Toast Recipe You Need

Baked French toast | iStock.com<p><i>Stop wasting time in the kitchen. We’ve found the best recipes for your favorite foods, from burgers to breakfast</i> …

Layered Peanut Butter Cheesecake Brownies

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #mixinmoments #CollectiveBias Layered Peanut …

Dessert

9 true-crime podcasts you should download immediately

When <i>Serial</i> shot to fame, you'd be forgiven for thinking it was the only true-crime podcast worth downloading.<p>The genre, however, is diverse and …

23 Cake Decorators Who Are Too Literal For Their Own Good

One word: How?

The Best Superhero Of All Time, According To Science

Pretty surprising results, right? I'm sure all the Batman fans right now are losing their minds, but let's examine how the University of Leicester …

Solar Cycle

Science of Running: How to Run Right

One of the biggest lies internet communities and modernism have sold us is that enjoying porn is totally healthy and acceptable. For many, cyber-porn …

The best Android apps you can't get on iPhone in 2016

Reuters<p>One of the best things about Android is that apps have a lot more freedom compared iPhone apps.<p>Some of the most innovative Android apps are exclusive to Android because they do something Apple simply wouldn't allow.<p>These apps let you hack your smartphone's LED lights for custom …

Apps

Build This Beautiful Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

10 Things to Watch on Netflix if You Love True Crime

Something to fill your Making a Murderer void.<p>1. <i>Cropsey</i><p>What starts as an investigation into an urban legend about a boogeyman turns into a stunning investigation of Andre Rand, a Staten Island man convicted of kidnapping children. The shaky camera (à la <i>Blair Witch Project</i>) will make you want to …

A Genius Trick for More Buttery-Tasting Mashed Potatoes

A few years back, I assumed The One True Genius Mashed Potato Recipe was going to be the Jeffery Steingarten method of heating, then cooling, then heating the potatoes again, so that the starches have a chance to firm up and settle (or <i>retrograde</i>) in between, becoming impervious to gluey-ness. …

Before and After: A White-and-Gray Kitchen Renovation

<i>For Architectural Digest,by Jennifer Fernandez.</i><p>Manhattan has a reputation for small homes and even smaller kitchens. But when one Brooklyn family decided to renovate theirs, it wasn't a lack of space that proved challenging. "The homeowners wanted to keep the walls free of upper cabinets," says …

Kitchens

The 8 best action movies on Netflix right now

Yes, they can. We came up with a list of eight films currently streaming on Netflix that are thrilling, intense, and applauded by critics. Read on to see the best-rated action films on Netflix:

Construction

What's For Dinner? 8 Easy Meals You'll Make Again and Again

Looking for new recipes to add to the weekly dinner rotation? From cedar planked salmon to grilled chicken fajitas, these recipes are all serious family-pleasers.<p><b>1. Cedar Planked Salmon with Lemon, Garlic & Herbs</b><p>This is one of my favorite ways to prepare salmon: the cedar plank and herbs impart a …

How to Make Homemade Microwave Popcorn in a Paper Bag

<i>This article is part of</i> Epi Loves the Microwave, <i>our exploration (vindication?) of the appliance everybody loves to hate.</i><p>I love movie theater popcorn. …

Get The Easter Party Started With Peeps Skillet Dip

Easter is almost here, and we've got PEEPS on the brain! Can you blame us? They're colorful, they're cute and they're oh-so-delicious. Last year we learned how to make Peeps Rice Krispies eggs, but this year, we wanted to kick our Peeps up a notch. The result? Our Peeps Skillet Dip. This recipe is …

Deep, Dark Chocolate Pudding Recipe - Chowhound

1<p>Place a fine-mesh strainer over a large bowl; set aside.<p>2<p>Place the egg yolks and cream in a large bowl and whisk to combine; set aside.<p>3<p>Place the …

A Creamy Mushroom Pasta for When Nothing Else Will Do

When all you want is a bowl of creamy pasta, adding a pile of golden-brown mushrooms makes it feel virtuous.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>If …

18 Amazing Tricks Only Netflix Pros Know

Spend a good portion of your free time cuddled up in front of Netflix? Hey, us too! You'd think all those minutes in front of the screen would …

Jessica Jones

17 science-backed ways men can appear more attractive to women

It's almost Valentine's Day, and for many, the pressure is on to find that special someone.<p>Whether you're simply looking for a date or hoping to find something that lasts, you could benefit from the decades of psychological research on the qualities that women find most attractive in a male partner.<p>…

Psychology

The Best Ways To Cook Hard-Boiled Eggs, Ranked By Peel-Ability

Hard-boiled eggs are generally pretty easy to make -- just boil, peel and eat. But some eggs are easier to peel than others. Why is that?<p>One factor is the freshness of the eggs. The less fresh the egg, the easier they are to peel. This is because an egg's alkalinity increases as it ages, helping …

Eggs

14 MVP Recipes for Your Super Bowl Bash

Some go to Super Bowl parties for the game, others for the commercials -- but <i>everyone</i> looks forward to the food. From Tailgate Sliders and "Crack" Nuts to White Chicken Chili and Guacamole, these crowd-pleasing recipes will make you the MVP of the party.<p><b>1. Ham & Cheese Tailgate Sliders</b><p>These …

Cooking

What to binge watch right now

13 shows to overdose on

TV