Michael Patrick Rubadue

204 Flips | 11 Magazines | 17 Likes | 2 Following | 3 Followers | @rubaduit | Keep up with Michael Patrick Rubadue on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Michael Patrick Rubadue”

Every Major Type of Red Wine, Explained

Like gravity, microwaves, and <i>Westworld,</i> red wine is something that most people enjoy, even if they don't really understand fully it. It's easy to …

grilled cheese

Here Are the 14 Habits of Highly Miserable People

How to succeed at self-sabotage.Most of us claim we want to be happy—to have meaningful lives, enjoy ourselves, experience fulfillment, and share …

Self-help

Better than Sex Cookies Recipe

"Here is a recipe for some very good cookies. These cookies were once described as 'better than sex' by a platonic female friend."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup …

Buttery Soft Pretzels Recipe

"After spending so much money on those Mall bought pretzels, I thought I'd try making some myself. So here's a recipe that has worked for me. These …

The 10 Best Shampoos for Thinning Hair

Add some extra thickness where you need it most.<p>Suddenly seeing a new patch of sparse hairs where there used to be many is never fun. Luckily, there are a few key ways to keep your hair looking full. And it all starts with a shampoo that promotes volume and thickness. Here are 10 of the best to get …

This Flaky Bread Is the Best Recipe I've Ever Found in a Random Google Search

By Elaheh Nozari<p>It's buttery, flaky, and tastes like my childhood.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a weekly column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the flaky bread recipe that e-commerce editor Elaheh Nozari just couldn't live without.</i><p>My love for flaky bread …

Baking

10 Breads from Around The World to Try Other Than a French Baguette

Breakfast

5 Ways to Transform Jamie Oliver's Chicken in Milk Leftovers

Our Editor in Chief, Faith, has always said Jamie Oliver's chicken in milk is <i>probably</i> the best chicken recipe of all time. Public opinion may be …

Slow-Cooker Baked Beans

1. When ready to cook, drain the soaked beans and put them in your slow cooker.<p>2. Add the chopped bacon, sweet onion and garlic clove to the slow …

Slow Cookers

5 Ways to Use Your Dutch Oven in the Oven

When it comes to cookware, a Dutch oven is an investment that is totally worth its cost. I'm convinced there is nothing this hefty pot can't do, and …

11 Actually Easy Bread Recipes to Try at Home

Making bread at home for the first time? Super intimidating. But with a little practice and the right recipe, you can easily make some of your …

Breakfast

Basic Homemade Ricotta Cheese Recipe

"I love ricotta cheese, and as an Italian, I use it pretty much for everything. Try this quick and easy recipe to make delicious homemade ricotta …

The Best Oven Temperature For Every Cooking Scenario

Wondering why cookies often bake at 350°F, and veggies roast at 425°F? Getting creative in the kitchen and curious what needs to bake at what …

The Long Goodbye: Coping With Sadness And Grief Before A Loved One Dies

For years before her death at age 96, Nancy Lundebjerg’s mother underwent a long, slow decline.<p>Arthritis made it hard for Margaret Lundebjerg to get …

A complete season-by-season guide on how to care for your lawn

Gardening may not be the first thing on people's minds during the cold winter months but there are steps you can take to ensure your lawn is in the …

Beef Taco Ring made with Crescent Rolls! An easy appetizer for a crowd!

Looking for an easy appetizer? This Beef Taco Ring made with Crescent Rolls is all that and more. Great appetizer for a crowd for your next party or …

Cooking

Cauliflower en Croute

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°F. Trim base of cauliflower so it stands flat on a foil-lined baking sheet. Mix oil, Dijon, garlic, salt, and …

Funeral Potatoes Recipe

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>1 (32 oz) bag of frozen hash browns.<br>2 (10 ¾ oz) cans of condensed cream of chicken soup.<br>2 cups of sour cream.<br>1 cup of grated cheddar …

Someone Made An “Unspirational” Instagram Account For People Who Hate Inspirational Quotes, And It’s Hilarious

The internet is awash with generic "inspirational" quotes encouraging you to believe in yourself, to shoot for the stars, and to seize the day …

Here's Exactly How Brad Pitt Got So Insanely Shredded for 'Fight Club'

1.7K<p>SHARES<p>Nearly 20 years after the 1999 release of <i>Fight Club</i>, Brad Pitt's fighting physique remains an extremely lofty fitness goal for men the …

Stream a 24 Hour Playlist of Charles Dickens Stories, Featuring Classic Recordings by Laurence Olivier, Orson Welles & More

Children, cast off your fingerless mitts and gather round the mercifully cold hearth for some old timey, seasonally inappropriate listening.<p>Spotify …

Beyond Basil: A Fresh Take on Pesto

Think you know pesto? The classic Italian sauce has an ironbound list of ingredients: basil, garlic, pine nuts, Parmigiano, olive oil. But don’t let …

Hear the 10 Best Albums of the 1960s as Selected by Hunter S. Thompson

Hunter S. Thompson, the writer who gave vivid, inimitable form to "gonzo journalism," honed his literary chops the hard way, using rigorous …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 Brutal Truths About Life That Are Difficult To Accept But You'll Benefit a Lot If You Do

Every single one of us have our own struggles to deal with. We worry, we procrastinate, we don’t feel good enough, we wish we had more money…the list …

How to Make Pillowy, Perfect Ricotta Dumplings

In her newest book, <i>Tartine All Day</i>, San Francisco-based pastry chef Elisabeth Prueitt features a recipe for ricotta dumplings, which she says is one of her favorite dinners — it comes together quickly, is gluten-free (important for her because she has a gluten intolerance), and is ultra …

15 Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Metabolism

Don't Diet<p>1 of 16<p>The <i>Men's Health</i> Diet isn't about eating less, it's about eating more—more nutrition-dense food to crowd out the empty calories and …

Brown Bread in a Can Is So Wicked Good

This New England specialty isn’t like most breads you’re familiar with, as it’s not baked, but steamed. Bordering on a cake, Boston brown bread is …

Baking