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Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

How To Load Up Your Kindle With Non-Amazon Ebooks

So you’ve got a Kindle, and you have books on it, and you want to <i>keep</i> those books—no matter what Amazon or a publisher decides you deserve in the …

Dzinepress’ Ultimate Collection of HTML5 Tutorials and Useful Links

<b>One of the topics that will be covered quite heavily at the MIX Conference (it’s taking place this week) is HTML5.</b> It’s great to see it supported in …

5 Badass New Sci-Fi Movies You Can Watch on Your Lunch Break

It's rare these days to come out of a theater gushing about a new science fiction movie. There have been a couple of bright spots in recent memory --</i> …

Science Fiction Movies

James Clear

You are on this page because you tried to access a website called Passive Panda, which does not exist anymore. But don't go anywhere just yet!<p>I want …

Productivity

50 Things You Should Stop Buying & Start Making

Shares 179K<p>As a society, we have become over-reliant on “ready made” products. We have lost the ability to make things from scratch.<p>Rather than blend …

Food

Chicken Gyro Grilled Cheese (aka The Gyro Melt)

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>5 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>15 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 1<p>A massive grilled cheese sandwich with all of the flavours of a gyro including …

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chicken phở

Last week, when the polar vortex, something that ought to be a frozen rum cocktail with an umbrella on top, but is sadly anything but, had begun to …

Strawberry Cheesecake Donuts

In a glass measuring cup, combine warm milk, yeast and 1 tsp sugar. Allow to yeast to proof for 5-10 minutes.<p>Meanwhile, in the bowl of a stand mixer …

Dessert

Spicy Pork and Mustard Green Soup

4 Servings<p>It might look like a lot when the greens are raw, but add them all anyway. They’ll quickly wilt down to a silky texture.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ pound ground pork<p>2 cloves garlic finely chopped<p>2 teaspoons finely grated peeled ginger<p>1 teaspoon Sichuan peppercorns, crushed<p>¾ teaspoon …

Soysauce

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Cooking

11 Game-Changing Chips and Dips

Game day is fast approaching. Yes, we're talking about football. But, we're <i></i>also <i>not talking about football</i>. This is about the other playing field; this is about your kitchen. Most of us will watch to see who reigns victorious on that fateful Sunday (whether in sport, advertising, or cuteness), but …

Cooking

Oregano-Chile Chimichurri

Makes 1 cup<p>August 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cups dried oregano<p>1 1/2 tablespoons (or more) crushed red pepper flakes<p>1 cup warm water<p>1/2 cup chopped flat-leaf parsley<p>4 garlic cloves (or more), minced<p>1/2 teaspoon (or more) kosher salt<p>2/3 cup (or more) olive or sunflower oil<p>Red wine vinegar<p>Recipe …

Flavors

Ramen: The Ultimate Broke Food, and How to Make It at Home

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: The next best thing to a SAD lamp this time of year? A</i> …

Food Preservation

English Muffin Bread

A few years ago I told my friend Sandra that I thought she should be selling toast, that it would be the Next Big Thing. I like to think that I was …

Creamy (vegan!) Butternut Squash Linguine with Fried Sage

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 20 mins<br>• Cook Time: 35 mins<br>• Total Time: 55 minutes<br>• Yield: 4 servings<br>• Category: Entree<br>• Cuisine: Italian<p>★★★★★<p>4.6 from 63 …

Chimichurri

164<p>5<p>Beef is very popular in France. And it’s not just for the taste: on more than one occasion, I’ve been told I need to eat more red meat by folks …

Nigel Slater's Really Good Spaghetti Bolognese

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A</i> <i>ragù that works around your schedule -- and might even be better than Nonna's, thanks to a secret ingredient or four.</i><p>It you're looking to make a correct …

Spices

Stretch the Weekend with Slow-Roasted Pork Shoulder

Cooked for five or six hours in a slow oven, this roasted pork shoulder can provide leftovers for weeknight dinners<p>Sundays are for slow cooking. When everyone sits down at the end of the day to a big supper, it almost makes the weekend feel longer. Cooked for five or six hours in a low oven, this …

Cooking

Cuban-Style Skirt Steak + 5 Tips for a Better Sear

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The secret to the perfect pan-seared steak? It's all about the sizzle.</i><p>I won't lie to you -- I like steak. To be specific, I …

BBQ

Boston Cream Cupcakes Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 737

How the French Do Eggs Benedict

You fancy, huh?<p>Eggs Benedict has a serious identity problem: it's got an English muffin, Canadian bacon, and the decidedly French Hollandaise sauce. That's a whole lotta nationalities for such a little brunch item.<p>But wait a minute, let's run with this French thing... Swap out English muffin for …

Breakfast

Chewy Molasses Cookies

makes 2½ dozen<p>In this recipe, molasses keeps these cookies magically fresh and chewy for days.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>1 teaspoon ground ginger<p>¾ teaspoon ground cardamom<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 large egg<p>½ cup (1 stick) …

Dessert