Tim Finch

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A Different Kind of Christmas Dinner: Spicy Shrimp Stir-Fry

I did not grow up with the New York Jewish tradition of Chinese food and a movie on Christmas Day, a popular custom that purportedly harks back to the beginning of the 20th century (well, maybe not the movie part).<p>As the story goes, on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, where immigrants of all …

Seafood

Million Dollar Pound Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. (The butter will become a lighter yellow color; this is an …

Tip: Biceps Bomb Mechanical Drop Set

Starting with a weight you can curl 12-15 times, do 8-10 reps on steep side of preacher bench, match those reps on the angled side, then stand and …

Metabolism

Make Ovaltine French Toast When You Get Overwhelmed

When I was in high school, one of my friends and I would often cut gym class and go to her house for a snack. We’d make ourselves tall glasses of …

Breakfast

7-Day Meal Plan: Our Best Fall Dinners

As the weather begins to cool down, it's the perfect time to fire up the oven, take out your trusty slow-cooker, and get the soup pot ready to go. In …

The Most Intense 3-Minute Ab Workout

No need to spend 20 minutes on your ab workout. These three moves are intense and target the abs so well, you'll be feeling the burn in just three …

This 25-Year-Old Has a Smart and (Relatively) Simple Budgeting System

Dana uses five bank accounts to keep track of her $58,000-per-year salary, but it’s not nearly as scary as it sounds.<p><i>Welcome to Racked’s</i> How Do You Shop? <i>series, in which we ask a variety of people some deeply personal questions about how they earn, save, and especially spend their money. If you</i> …

Where to Buy Inexpensive Hiking Gear

That New Backpack Doesn't Have to Cost Too Much<p>Brand-new hiking gear can cost an arm and a leg, but sometimes it's worth it for the warranty, or just …

Shopping

How to Get Ripped Like Brad Pitt in ‘Fight Club’

When <i>Fight Club</i> first hit the big screen in 1999, people weren’t just blown away by the big-screen adaptation of one of Chuck Palahniuk’s most …

Investing in These Stocks Now Could Make You a Millionaire Retiree

Stocks like these two could take your retirement portfolio to the next level.<p>The most surefire way to become a millionaire retiree (aside from …

Make Homemade Dunkaroos and Relive the 1990s

Welcome back to Sunday Sustenance! Last week I turned up the heat on some crispy grilled wings for the dads out there, but today we’re going to …

Cajun Shrimp and Rice

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:20 minPrep:14 minCook:6 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories357 calorieTotal Fat11 …

Food

7 ways to live within your means now so you can enjoy retirement later

Living within your means can be difficult. It requires planning, discipline and awareness of what your personal financial limits are.<p>Getting started …

Personal Finance

low cost DIY electric car made from recycled parts has 380+ mile range

<b>california-based company ITAP converts a 1997 BMW into an electric car with a 38% longer driving range than the tesla model ‘S P100D’ for just a</b> …

This Meal-Prep Plan Will Set You Up For A Week Of Healthy Eats

Cook now, feast later: We're kicking off our 7-Day No-Added-Sugar Meal Plan with a smart prep routine that will make the week ahead even easier. (And tastier!)<p>In order to get the most out of the meal plan, we suggest grocery shopping and doing the prep work on a Saturday or Sunday, then starting …

Want to Cut Sugar Out of Your Diet? Here's How

By Alexandra Rowles<p>Consuming too much added sugar is one of the worst things you can do to your body. It can have many negative effects on your …

Nutrition

Mapped: The optimal road trip to see all the US national parks

RANDY OLSON, a Computer Science & Engineering Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University, is a man who likes to design road trips. He has …

Hiking

The Best Camping Sites to Visit (and What to Eat Once You're There)

Ah, camping. We’ve already discussed its more glamorous sister glamping, but some weekends call for roasting marshmallows over a fire, sleeping in a …

How to Follow the Whole30 Diet for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Without Feeling Hungry

Are you curious about the program everyone has been talking about, Whole30?<p>The purpose of the diet is not specifically to lose weight, but rather to …

Recipes

17 Recipes That Actually Got Me Through Whole30

From someone who can barely cook and likes to eat.<p>Because of that, I can promise all of these recipes: are simple and easy to make<p>* don't use any fancy appliances because I have a tiny-ass kitchen and three roommates<p>* require no outlandish ingredients, except for a few Whole30-specific things that …

4 Ingredient Flourless Chocolate Mug Cake

1. Before starting this recipe, please read the notes above to ensure best results. In a large microwave safe mug (at least 12 oz), add chocolate …

This Is the Best Meal for Staying Full While Trying to Get in Shape

When it comes to adopting a healthier lifestyle, finding satisfaction in lighter, less carb-focused meals is one of the most difficult parts. If you …

Slow cooker Spanish lamb with beans

• 2 tbs olive oil<br>• 2 onions, sliced<br>• ½ red capsicum, diced<br>• 1 chorizo sausage, diced<br>• 800g diced lamb<br>• 2 cups beef stock<br>• 4 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed<br>• 2 tsp …

Food

The Best Times to Post to Social Networks

When you are promoting your product through social media platforms, you want to make sure you are setting yourself up for success. First Site Guide …

Chocolate Chip Party Pancakes Are Your New Brunch Hack

It's a pancake party, and you're invited.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Pancakes are a staple of American culture (never mind that we didn't actually invent …

3 Science-Backed Ways to Stop Overthinking Everything in Life

Overthinking is both a blessing and a curse. While some see it as a sign of a curious, analytical brain primed for problem-solving, others believe it …

Make these 5 essential investing moves when you’re in your 20s to 30s

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>If you believe recent reports from the web, you probably think millennials are financial …

Retirement

How two companies hooked customers on rarely used products

Larry Page, CEO of Alphabet (the company formerly known as Google), has a quirky way of deciding which companies he likes. It’s called “The Toothbrush Test.” According to the New York Times, when Page looks at a potential company to acquire, he wants to know if the product is, like a toothbrush, …

The Best Place to Camp in Each of the 50 States

Ready, set, camp.<p>Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing and …

Camping