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Here's How to Make Delicious Ice Cream at Home Without an Ice Cream Maker

When I was a kid, making homemade ice cream was never an option. "We don't have an ice cream maker," my mom would remind me all of the many times I'd …

Dessert

20 Free Photoshop Layer Styles for Creating Beautiful Text Effects

Photoshop Layer Styles are a set of pre-configured commands that will take basic text and will quickly create typographical works of art for you. …

Graphics

Earthquake Cake Recipe (Watch Out: It’s So Delicious!)

Earthquake cake is one of my favorite desserts this season! So chocolatey, moist, and creamy! It is easy to prepare and the final product is a real …

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Wagyu and Kobe Beef, Explained

If you’re dropping $150 for a steak, you should know what you’re getting into. All your questions, answered.<p>The words "wagyu" and "Kobe" get thrown …

How to Marinate Chicken Right, Plus Amazing Marinade Recipes

When you marinate chicken, the meat is your blank canvas; the marinade, your palette with which you paint on the deliciousness. And there are so many …

Cooking

Compositing Images Onto TV Screens and Other Displays in Photoshop Without Looking Fake

Have you ever photographed a scene with a monitor, smartphone, or television in it and needed to swap in a better looking display image? Commercial …

World's Best Honey Garlic Pork Chops Recipe

"A quick and simple grilled pork chop that everyone will love featuring a simple and easy glaze."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup ketchup<p>2 2/3 tablespoons honey<p>2 …

How to Use Photoshop to Convert an Object From Color To Realistic Solid White

In the magical world of Photoshop, there are lots of different ways to change an object's color from one hue to another, but achieving a change from …

How to Perfectly Cook Chicken Breasts on the Stovetop

Comforting, affordable, and incredibly versatile, chicken breast is the quintessential dinnertime staple. Cooking a crispy, pan-seared chicken breast …

My Grandmother's Flawless Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe—and How I Tried to Changed It

Growing up, there was one cookie, and one cookie only, in my mind and in my heart: my grandmother's Cowboy Cookie.<p>Correction: there was only one …

6 Simple Projects You Can Make From Scrap Wood

They’re easy, they’re strong, they’re reliable—and they’re yours.<p>When I was a kid, carpenters built, didn’t buy, their toolboxes and a lot of their day-to-day work aids. I admit, it’s hard to beat the store-bought tool bags and parts organizers in wide use today. Wear-resistant fabrics, plastics, …

Woodworking

How to Use Focus Stacking to Obtain a Sharp Image From Front to Back

Focus stacking is a technique in which one takes multiple shots of the same scene at different focus distances, then merges them together to create a …

Pump Up the Color of Drab Photos with These 3 Easy Photoshop Techniques (VIDEO)

Whether you’re shooting indoors or out, photographs with drab colors can result from improper exposure settings, a dull, overcast day, and a variety …

Tutorials

The Most Important Thing to Do Before Sharpening Your Images

The Internet is full of articles and videos telling you what technique will revolutionize the way you add sharpness to your images, but almost none …

Tutorials

The Best Photoshop Brushes: 10 Photoshop Brushes You Need

March 04, 2018 2 Comments<p>Do you have the best Photoshop brushes in your collection? It’s an important question for any designer or illustrator. The …

Graphics

This Buffalo Chickpea Chili Is Loaded with Veggies

Growing up in the heartland of the Midwest, I come from a family who loves their chili thick and packed full of just about everything. I have a hard …

Make These Sweet and Spicy Chicken Bites for the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is upon us, and it's a mega sports season in general. Hockey and Basketball are also happening, but there's no denying that the Super …

The Three Reasons Why Your Toddler Doesn't Eat (And Why It's Not Your Fault)

Weekend Images Inc. via Getty Images<p>The most powerful thing I learned about childhood eating as a parent, was that picky eating is normal. By normal, …

Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place sausage in a large Dutch oven over medium; cook, stirring often, until browned on both sides, about 15 minutes. Using a …

How to extract text from a PDF or image in Google Drive

If you're wanting to convert an image into text, Google Docs has a powerful Optical Character Recognition feature built right in. Here's how to make …

Photoshop File Formats: TIFF vs. PSD

<b>When you should save your Photoshop image files as TIFFs, and when to save them as PSD files</b><p><b>by Paul Ace Diamond "Huggy" Blow</b><p>If you work in the …

Spinach-Filled Lebanese Flatbreads Recipe

02/14/2018<p>Gina from Birmingham, Alabama<p>I would like to have these assembled and in the freezer, ready to defrost and bake a few at a time. Would I …

We're Calling It: The Top Kitchen Paint Colors for 2018

One of my favorite new trends in design is the return of color to the kitchen. For the second year running, I'm taking a look at current color trends …

Watch: How To Convert Low-Res Graphics Into High-Res Using Photoshop

<b>Before you toss</b> that low-resolution graphic into the trash, YouTube channel PiXimperfect shows you how to salvage and convert the visual into a …

Photography Enthusiast Shows You How To Use Microsoft Excel To Create HDR Photos

<b>Software engineer</b> and photography enthusiast Kevin Chen explains how to create an HDR image in Microsoft Excel.<p><b>In the twelve-minute video below,</b> Chen …

Software

People Are Stockpiling Special 'Radiation Blocking' Pills to Guard Against Nuclear Apocalypse

But here's what you would actually need.<p>Hopefully it won't be the tweet that launched 1,000 ships – or nuclear weapons.<p>"North Korean Leader Kim Jong …

9 Food Parts You Should Never Throw in the Garbage

Photo: Shutterstock<p>Citrus peel<p>Don’t just squeeze lemon over fish and toss out the rind. According to <b>Lauren Popeck RD, LD/N</b> of Orlando Health …

Bruce Lee Used This Ancient Philosophy to Break Through His Limits (and Find Remarkable Success) | Inc.com

"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus. And you must not stay there. You must go beyond them." - <b>Bruce Lee</b><p>What's there not to learn from Bruce Lee? Lee, the Hong Kong …

Self-improvement

How to Make Stop Motion Videos

Stop motion is actually a really easy thing that everyone could integrate into their videos. Here, Rob starts out with a broad overview of where you …