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3 Retirement Rules Everyone Should Follow

A little planning and action today can make your retirement far more comfortable and enjoyable. Be sure you know these three critical retirement …

Good Bosses Switch Between Two Leadership Styles

Think back to the last team project you participated in at work. How did the person running the project lead the group? Did they lead by presenting a plan and using their authority to insist that others follow along? Or did the person instead lead by explaining why a particular course of action …

Kitchen Makeovers Made Easy

If you’re contemplating a kitchen remodel, there’s a good chance you’ve been drooling over photos of Carrara marble countertops and commercial-grade …

Coconut-Crab Cocktail

When <i>FoodNation</i> takes Bobby Flay to San Francisco, he gorges on Dungeness crab. Here he combines morsels of sweet crab with Asian flavors—lush coconut …

Seared Scallops with Pinot Gris Butter Sauce

Hugh Acheson (an F&W Best New Chef 2002) of Five & Ten restaurant and Gosford Wine in Athens, Georgia, flavors shallots with butter and Pinot Gris to …

101 Motivational Quotes to Start 2016 Off Right

No matter how this past year went for you, use these 101 motivational quotes to start 2016 off right.<p>Another year has passed. It's time to start over with a clean slate. Maybe 2015 didn't go the way you planned; you didn't follow through with your great ideas and your goals weren't met. Well it's a …

The Most Popular Recipes from 2015

The most popular, clicked-on recipes from Bon Appétit in 2015.<p><b>Yet another year of exciting culinary adventures is coming to a close</b>, so as you gear up to say hello to 2016, check out all of your favorite recipes from 2015. From basic bulgogi to scrambled eggs to that famous Momofuku Milk Bar …

The Absolute Easiest Way to Poach an Egg

Everyone loves a good poached egg. Now not everyone knows how to poach an egg properly.<p>I am no expert, but a friend recently showed me this trick and I just had to share it with you. This cheater trick will help you poach a perfect and delicious egg, and what is even better, you can add seasonings …

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2 ways to a more secure retirement

<i>My husband and I are in our 60s and are considering putting a portion of our savings into an annuity. What type should we consider? --Lois</i><p>When it comes to annuities, the variety and complexity of choices can be confusing. But for anyone who's retired or approaching retirement looking to turn a …

Don't You Dare Make These Breaded Cutlet Common Mistakes

There's nothing more disappointing than a sub-par breaded and fried cutlet. Don't make these common mistakes when dredging, breading, and frying at home.<p>Is there anything better than a crispy, golden-brown, breaded and fried cutlet? We'll answer that for you: No.<p>Get it right, and you're blessed …

How self-made millionaire Michael Hyatt is investing his money

Michael Hyatt was a self-made millionaire by the time he was 25, after building a successful technology company with his older brother, Richard. They sold that company, Dyadem International Ltd., in an "eight-figure deal" in 2011 to IHS Inc., a Colorado-based information analysis company. The …

Vacation Bucket List: The Top 10 Trips of a Lifetime

Your complete guide to the must-have travel experiences across the globe.<p>For those of us suffering from an incurable case of wanderlust, the question is always '<i>where am I going to vacation to next?</i>' If you don't have your travel bucket list already mapped out, luxury travel consortium Virtuoso is …

Here's Why Skin Conditions Need To Be Taken More Seriously

Stigmatised and under-prioritised by doctors, skin conditions can really fuck with your head as well as your body.<p>It is little known that skin conditions are the most frequent reason for people to visit a GP with a new problem. About a year and a half ago, I found myself visiting my GP with one for …

Video: How To Easily Remove Unwanted People From a Scene Using Photoshop

An unfortunate truth about shooting in public places is that people around us often get in the way of our perfect shots. In the 9-minute video …

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3 Ways To Hedge Your Bets So You'll Have A Secure Retirement

(<i>The following article originally appeared on RealDealRetirement.com</i>.)<p>I’m not a big fan of hedge funds. Too complicated, too expensive, too opaque. But I am a big believer in hedging your financial bets so that you can still succeed even if the future doesn’t unfold exactly as you expect.<p>Toward …

How To Use An Index Fund For Retirement

The great thing about index funds is that they are “set it and forget it” investments. But does that make sense for a retirement plan?<p>Absolutely, and for a number of reasons. First, though, you should understand what an index fund really does.<p>An index fund owns a selection of investments, much like …

Improve Your Photography With These 5 Easy Techniques

Unless it's your full-time career, it can be hard to find the time to devote to your photography. Is there any way to sharpen your skills while …

Understanding Aperture for Beginners

Aperture is just one setting that makes up your exposure, but once you understand it you can drastically change how your image looks. In this video …

Landscape Photography

Why I Write in PowerPoint

When writing business documents (aside from emails), most people turn to word-processing software. That’s not the only option. You can do everything — outlines, drafts, revisions, and even layouts, if you’d like — in PowerPoint or similar presentation programs.<p>That’s what I’ve used to write my …

9 Ways to Grill a Whole Fish

Grilling a whole fish is easier than you might think, and the result is a super-impressive centerpiece for a summertime dinner party. Whether you go …

The Ultimate Barbecued Ribs

Special equipment: Kitchen twine<p>Preheat the oven to 250 degrees F. Put the ribs on a baking sheet, season with salt and pepper and drizzle with olive …

How to Make the Perfect Omelet

In just a few easy steps, learn how to make the perfect omelet.<p>The Perfect Omelet<p>Want to make an omelet like a pro? It's possible if you follow our …

Shrimp Scampi with Linguini

The 7 Most Financially Savvy Home Upgrades You Can Make

When it comes to home improvement, some dollars stretch more than others. And if you’re on a limited budget, it becomes even more important to spend …

Kitchen Storage Ideas | Corner Kitchen Cupboard Solutions

9 Sneaky Ideas to Squeeze in More Kitchen Storage<p>Wow! Pullout corner shelves!<p>Corner cabinets are notorious for storing kitchen items – forever! With …

Chair Rail Height: Avoid This Common Mistake

Chair rail molding is a nice touch that adds a sense of refinement and proportion to rooms, especially if you’re planning to add crown molding, …

The biggest threat to your retirement number

In coming up with a good estimate for a retirement number, it's crucial to understand how having a bad market in early retirement can have a huge impact on the viability of your entire long-term retirement strategy. If you don't take this risk into account, it could pose a threat to the accuracy of …