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17 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

15 Chicken Thigh Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Everything I want in my perfect weeknight dinner can be found in a pack of chicken thighs. No matter how I cook it (the options are endless), I know …

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Slow-Cooker Short Ribs With Rosemary Potatoes

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together broth, tomato paste, parsley stems, 1 teaspoon salt, and pepper in a 6-quart slow cooker. Add short ribs, onions, …

If you're just dumping a bunch of stuff into your slow cooker, you're doing it wrong

Let's face it: Slow cookers are popular, but dull. Mute. Kinda sleepy. Even on its highest setting (of three total), my six-quart All-Clad slow cooker doesn't simmer stock or sizzle diced shallots. Sometimes I'll reset it in the middle of cooking, just to hear that indifferent chirp. "She's not …

Actually, You Don't Have to Sand Wood Furniture Before Painting It

And you've got some options<p>Painting wood furniture has to be one of the best ways to transform it on a dime (hello, flea market finds!), but sanding it first can be a real pain. Maybe it's a big, awkward platform bed or table and your arm is already tired just thinking about firing up the handheld …

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The 1 Slow-Cooked Food You Should Be Eating This Fall

Seasons have a funny way of transitioning – one day you’re outside grilling lighter meals, and the next you’re reaching for comforting bowls of …

How to add a fast new SSD to your old Mac or MacBook for only $150

When I first wrote about using solid state drives (SSDs) to radically improve the performance of older Macs, high-capacity SSDs were just beginning to become affordable. Replacing a Mac’s 500GB or 1TB hard drive with a same-sized SSD required at least $250 back then, but the benefits were …

The 10 Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes

When you're searching for easy, nourishing meals for your family, slow cooker chicken recipes are the answer. From classics like chicken noodle soup …

26 Pressure Cooker Recipes for Quick and Easy Meals

Thanks to the Instant Pot charming the aprons off home cooks everywhere (and for good reason), the humble pressure cooker is finally getting its …

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One-Pot Sausage and Peppers Pasta

Pop open that top with some; pasta, peppers, and sausage.<p>Servings: 4-5<p>1 pound any short pasta (we used bow ties)<p>1 tablespoon olive oil<p>3 hot Italian sausages<p>3 sweet Italian sausages<p>1 red bell pepper, large diced<p>1 green bell pepper, large diced<p>1 yellow bell pepper, large diced<p>½ white onion, sliced<p>2 …

How This Millennial Started A Million-Dollar Business In 15 Months With No Experience

Just a few years ago, Caitlin Pyle was your average desk zombie working a 9-5 inside of a dreary office cubicle. Now, she’s a multi-millionaire teaching thousands how to create a prosperous income working from home.<p>What happened?<p>Pyle decided to start her own online business, Proofread Anywhere, …

Online Life

Hands on with Airmail 1.5, managing Apple Mail, Gmail, and Exchange on iOS

Users can connect a series of Airmail functions to speed up your work, and weed out important emails from the less-so. AppleInsider shows you how, …

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20 Cheap and Easy Slow-Cooker Recipes You Need in Your Life

Utilizing your slow cooker is one of the easiest ways to not only cook more at home, but also to stick to your budget. You can throw just about anything — from pantry staples to affordable cuts of meat — into a slow cooker and let it simmer for hours, and you'll get a hearty, flavorful meal that …

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Veggie Fries 4 Ways | Recipes

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Marcus Samuelsson's Meatballs with Ragu and Ricotta

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Meat Sauce Ragu<p>1/3 cup chopped onion<br>• 1/4 cup chopped carrot<br>• 1/4 cup chopped celery<br>• 2 teaspoons olive oil<br>• 1/2 pound ground beef<br>• 1/2 pound ground pork<br>• 1/2 teaspoon hot red pepper flakes<br>• 2 tablespoons tomato paste<br>• 3/4 cup chicken broth<br>• 1/4 cup dry white wine<br>• 1 (14.5-ounce) can crushed tomatoes<br>• 1/2 …

This Balsamic Chicken Is The Only Chicken Dinner You'll Want To Make This Fall

Balsamic is the answer to boring chicken.<p>If you're anything like us, you can't get enough of balsamic. We slather our salads and dip endless amounts of bread in the stuff at restaurants. So when someone suggested adding it to a classic chicken dinner, we knew we had come up with something …

Oven-roasted Vegetables with Sausages

<i>Serves 4</i><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>2 medium aubergines/eggplants, trimmed<br>• 3 medium courgettes/zucchini. trimmed<br>• 4 tbsp. olive oil<br>• 6 garlic cloves<br>• 8 Tuscany-style sausages<br>• 4 plum tomatoes<br>• 650 g/1 lb./7 oz. canned cannellini beans<br>• salt and freshly ground black pepper<br>• 1 bunch fresh basil. torn into coarse pieces<br>• 4 tbsp. …

Why fitness pros are obsessed with apple cider vinegar

An apple a day may keep the proverbial doctor away, but a daily splash of apple cider vinegar may be just what your trainer ordered. Fitness pros are gung-ho on the ingredient's better-body powers, and for good reason. Here's why:<p><b>How It Helps:</b> "Apple cider vinegar has a positive impact on gut …

Eat Yourself Silly in Les Halles, Paris's Hot New Food Scene Once Again

Les Halles was that neighborhood in Paris that everyone used to avoid. But the city’s best chefs have overhauled the grungy former wholesale district with chic brasseries, new-wave bistros, and low-key fish shacks that even the locals are lining up for.<p>For 800 years, the best place to be hungry in …

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One Pan Crispy Parmesan Garlic Chicken with Vegetables

<i>One Pan Crispy Parmesan Garlic Chicken with Vegetables will be one of the best one pan meals you ever make. The tender and juicy baked chicken have</i> …

Eddy Cue And Craig Federighi Open Up About Learning From Apple’s Failures

The Apple vets open up on the embarrassment that was Apple Maps’ debut and more in this wide-ranging interview.<p><b>Fast Company: Let’s start talking about Maps. How are you developing Maps, and how broadly might it apply as Apple looks ahead?</b><p><b>Eddy Cue, SVP of Internet software and services:</b> The first …

The 10 Best Kid-Friendly Minecraft Channels on YouTube

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>If Minecraft has taken over your kids and you hardly know who they are or what they’re talking about anymore, you’re in good …

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5 Things That Will Make Your Travel WAY Easier

Suitcases that are merely meant to store your clothes and shoes are a thing of the past. Today's <i>new</i> suitcases are packed with perks to help you stay …

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Rogue One Trailer Re-Creation Makes Us Want A Star Wars LEGO Movie

When a prodigious fan constructed to-scale replicas of Star Destroyers and Medical Frigates, we wondered how closer fans might be to a <i>LEGO …

This Old iMac: Speed Up Your Mac By Installing OS X On An External SSD

It’s been quiet on the This Old iMac front lately, because I don’t have much more I can do with the tools at my disposal. I’ve sped up Photos and gotten rid of a lot of the dead weight that was weighing down my hard drive. And my 2011 iMac is better! But it’s still not performing like a 2015 iMac.<p>I …

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Regis McKenna’s 1976 Notebook And The Invention Of Apple Computer, Inc.

On Apple’s 40th birthday, an exclusive look at the notes its original media strategist took as he formulated an advertising and PR plan.<p>At first blush, it appears to be an utterly unexceptional spiral-bound notebook. Manufactured in the U.S. by the National Blank Book Company of Holyoke, …

This Old iMac: Speeding Up The Photos App

The time has come my friends. I’ve talked about it. I’ve lamented that it is an ever-growing tumor on my hard drive. I’ve come to accept that there’s little I can do to stop its progress. Yes, today is the day I do something about Photos.<p>Now the most logical advice anyone can be given about Photos …

How Zika Virus Can Spread

When Andrew Haddow was a boy, in the nineteen-eighties, his father told him bedtime stories about his grandfather, a Scottish scientist named Alexander John Haddow, who studied rare viruses in the jungle outside Entebbe, Uganda. As Haddow got older, he began reading his grandfather’s papers. One of …