Tony Chiosso

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4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Washington University in St. Louis

4 Signs You're About To Fail

Recently after a speaking engagement (where I spoke about using online tools and social media to build your brand and become an “e-lebrity” – yep, that’s a real term we use), I was invited to stick around to hear the event’s closing remarks from co-founder of Camp Gladiator, Jeff Davidson.<p>In the …

Vote for the Best Edible Garden in the Gardenista Considered Design Awards

Vote for the finalists in each of 17 Considered Design Awards categories, now through August 8, on both Gardenista and<p>In the Best Edible Garden …

5 Characteristics Successful Entrepreneurs Have in Common

Nobody is born a perfect entrepreneur, but some have more of these traits than others.<p>Knowing the most common characteristics of successful entrepreneurs is a good place to start in order to better your own business chops. The good news? If you don't have these traits, you can develop them over …

Entrepreneurship

Growing Sage for Flavor and Flowers

Like most gardeners, I'm always ready to adopt plants that have multiple uses. Garden sage (<i>Salvia officinalis</i>) definitely fits this description, …

Leadership

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Leadership

Chicken Again? Yes! 5 Easy Recipes Your Family Will Love

We've all heard it: "Aw, Mom, chicken again?" Show your family that chicken doesn't have to be boring. With these easy, flavorful and family friendly recipes, they'll never complain about chicken for dinner again!<p><b>1. Honey, Lime & Sriracha Chicken Skewers</b><p>These chicken skewers marinated in honey, …

Cooking

Herb-Crusted Lamb Skewers With Dijon Mustard Recipe

A coating of Dijon mustard and mixed herbs gives these flavorful leg of lamb skewers a crisp, intensely flavorful crust.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Leg of lamb provides a rich lamb flavor without as much fat and sinew as other cuts.<br>• A lemon-based marinade adds a bright citrus note to the lamb.<br>• To keep the …

Food Allergy Treatments for Children Show Promise

An estimated 15 million people in the United States have a food allergy of some sort, and according to the journal “Pediatrics,” 5.9 million of them are children.<p>Now researchers are working on a way to desensitize patients who suffer from some of the most common allergens in the U.S.: peanuts, tree …

Allergies

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Summer Salads Demand Perfect Dressings, and Dressings Depend on the Lettuce

When local lettuces rear their heads, it's time to make summer salads—with a dressing perfectly appropriate for the greens. Here's how, with 4 recipes<p>Early last month, when the earth had warmed up but the air was still cool, we scattered tiny lettuce seeds in our gardens. Now we’re harvesting the …

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The Best Way to Cook Bacon (for Dad)

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Why you should bake your bacon.</i><p>No, we're not trying to deprive you of one of life's greatest pleasures: cooking bacon in a hot cast iron skillet, …

Kitchens

Grill Coffee-Rubbed Flank Steak

Celebrate grass-fed beef with this guest-pleasing recipe.<p>Sometimes an ingredient is a gift.<p>Last October, I began a story for the April 2014 issue of <i>Men’s Health</i> in which I cooked (and ate) my way through 1/8th of a grass-fed, Scottish Highland cow. When I met my cow's rancher, Cathy Pomanti of …

29 of the Most Refreshing Cucumber Recipes

Raw, pickled, or cooked, cucumber is the perfect summer vegetable<p>Updated:<p>While cucumbers are widely available year-round, summer's our favorite time …

Cream Cheese

Viet World Kitchen

Vietnamese herbs are collectively known as <i>rau thom</i>, literally translated as fragrant leaves. "Rau" generically refers to leafy vegetables and "thom" …

Food Preservation

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

8 Amazing New Grill Restaurants

Flame-loving chefs are taking a grill-centric approach to cooking, elevating humankind's oldest and simplest culinary technique into its tastiest. …

Lemony Onions Are Your New Favorite Side Dish

<i>Rochelle Bilow, photo by Yossy Arefi</i><p>If you've never considered the onion as a side dish, it's about time you took a good, long look at these lovely alliums. No longer stuck in the land of soups and stocks, springtime onions are making a comeback; they're all the rage this season, really. We're …

Onions

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say

Want to ruin a presentation in seconds? Just drop in one of these sentences.<p>While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van …

One of the Best Retirement Deals 9 Out of 10 People Ignore - Bloomberg

There are some easy decisions around 401(k)s. Contributing enough to trigger the highest possible matching contribution from your employer, for …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

6 refreshing ways to flavor your iced tea

Iced tea sipped on a shaded porch is the time-honored way to quench your thirst on warm days. But when you top off your pitcher with one of these flavorful add-ins, the drink takes on a whole new personality—and turns into the ideal mocktail (or cocktail!) for outdoor parties.<p>First, you'll need to …

Recipes

The Best Way to Brown Meat

On Tuesday, we kicked off our third video series with Panna, a subscription cooking app and website dedicated to sharing recipes from master chefs in HD video -- and we previewed our third issue, in which Amanda made fiveandspice's "Greek" Lamb with Orzo.<p>Today, we're sharing more bonus footage: …

Hardscaping 101: Drip Irrigation

In a recent editorial meeting, the subject of drip irrigation came up. As Michelle considered to whom she might assign the post, I found myself …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

Books

The “I” of the Beholder: What Is the Self?

<i>“I change every day, change my patterns, my concepts, my interpretations,”</i> Anaïs Nin wrote to <i>Harper’s Bazaar</i> editor Leo Lerman in history’s most gracious turn-down of a major magazine profile, <i>“I am a series of moods and sensations. I play a thousand roles.”</i> And yet despite how much science may …

The Secrets of Good Fondue, According to Cheesemonger Anne Saxelby

When it came to food, the 1970s got a lot of things wrong. Fondue wasn’t one of them. Cheesemonger Anne Saxelby explains.<p>My husband, Patrick, turned 41 last year. For his birthday, he wanted a dinner party with fondue. I said, “Okay, if we’re going to do this, we’ve got to do it right.” So we …

Investment Manager Explains Why 99.5% Of Americans Can Never Win

<i>Beyond the charts and warnings from economists and investors, perhaps the most disturbing commentary on income inequality in America was written by an investment manager in 2011.</i><p><i>"In my view, the American dream of striking it rich is merely a well-marketed fantasy that keeps the bottom 99.5% hoping</i> …

Finance