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Aquaforno II Outdoor Cooking Stove

Highly versatile yet collapsible for easy storage and maximum portability, the Aquaforno II Outdoor Cooking Stove works as well at the campsite as it …

Camping

Mom Creates Kid-Friendly Way To Learn About Money — And It’s Genius

This mom’s financial lesson to her daughter is completely brilliant<p>Remember when you first started earning a paycheck and had to learn how to budget …

Parenting

The Best Way to Entertain a Big Group of Kids Is This Animal Game

Add it to your next birthday party activity list. Stat.<p>By<p>Mar 15 2018, 8:24 PM<p>‘Move Like An Animal’ is a follow-the-leader exercise game for toddlers …

Anson Belt Review: Why These Are The Only Belts I Wear Now

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanUntil a few years ago, I never gave belts much thought. Which is ironic, because …

Accessories

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership, fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll …

Exercise

4-in-1 HomeKit smart switch puts Alexa in your wall

iDevices’ new HomeKit-compatible smart switch will do much more than just control your lights. With sensors, a speaker and Amazon’s Alexa baked in, the Instinct packs four different functions into a standard light switch.<p>You can use Alexa voice commands to play music or control your lights. Or, if …

Home Automation

New HomeKit smart plug cures your house of wall warts

If you want a HomeKit-compatible electrical outlet, but don’t want an ugly wall wart jutting out of your conventional plug, you’re about to get a new option. The ConnectSense Smart In-Wall Outlet will work like other smart plugs. But it looks like the ordinary power outlets hardwired into your …

Home Automation

This $30 home security camera is still a better deal than anything you found on Black Friday

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: there is no other home security camera on the planet that even comes close to offering the kind of value …

Home Security

These $15 Plugs Turn Any Home Into a Smart House

When did everyone decide their house had to be “smart”? That’s a rhetorical question, meant to never be answered — but I remember exactly when I …

Easy Stuffed Peppers You'll Want To Eat For Every Meal.

Step 1<p>Preheat your oven to 400°.<p>Step 2<p>Cut the Hungarian Wax peppers in half, and take seeds out for less heat.<p>Step 3<p>Open Jimmy Dean sausage and fill …

Here are some of the biggest myths of the Russian-collusion story

Polls show voters are jumping to the same conclusion as much of Washington: that President Trump “colluded” with Vladimir Putin to steal the …

10 Cutting-Edge Tech Gifts Under $100

Don't break the bank on tech this year.<p>There's a seemingly endless list of new tech gadgets on the market right now that will make awesome gifts this …

Watch this $14 gadget instantly transform your TV into an immersive home theater

Listen. Stop what you’re doing right now and pay attention, because we’re about to introduce you into a simple little accessory that is going to …

Tech Trends

Entryway Wall Rack

Whenever you step out the door you have a mental checklist you run through. Did you remember your keys? How about your jacket and umbrella? Did you …

Grovemade Desk Shelf System

Portland-based workshop Grovemade have presented the beautiful Desk Shelf System, designed to declutter your desk. It gives the user effortless …

Furniture

GE’s Smart Outlet adds Z-Wave control just about anywhere for $34 (Reg. $50)

Amazon offers the GE Z-Wave Wireless Smart Outlet for <b>$34.10 shipped</b>. Also at Walmart. For comparison, today’s offer is a $15 savings from the regular price and an Amazon all-time low. This outlet provides one always-on pass-though and one with Z-Wave control. It works with popular products such as …

21 Incredibly Delicious Vegan Foods You Can Buy Online

All of the plant-based noms.

6 tips from top entrepreneurs on turning real estate into real wealth — even if you start with nothing

At least 30 U.S. billionaires made their money from real estate; some say that it's the greatest way to create real wealth and financial freedom.<p>These six tycoons and members of The Oracles suggest how you can invest $100,000 or start with nothing.

Real Estate

Every Cut Of Meat Explained

You may think you know your cuts of beef, but there's a lot more than just ribeyes and brisket — 36 to be exact. For instance, there's the oyster …

Food

Keter Cool Bar - Outdoor Table & Cooler

I don't have a lot of space for outdoor furniture, so I like the double duty Keter's Cool Bar has agreed to pull for me. Part side table, part -</i> …

Undermount Single-Bowl with Wet Surface Area Kitchen Sink

Designed in collaboration with the chefs at Kohler®'s Five Diamond resort hotel, Stages meets the needs of the serious home cook. The Stages sink …

Spices

How to Make the Most of Philips Smart Home Technology

Smart home technology is growing up fast. Things that once seemed impossible are now widespread, and the pace of change is remarkable. When we look …

Think of all the amazing things you can do with Philips’ Alexa-enabled Hue Lightstrips

Philips Hue is obviously the premiere name in smart lighting solutions. Philips was one of the earliest companies to dive head first into the …

Smart Homes

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Perfect chicken breasts

Preheat oven to 350°F.<p>Rinse and thoroughly dry chicken.<p>Place salt and pepper in a small dish.<p>Sprinkle the salt and pepper mix over the chicken to …

Cast Iron Skillet

We visited an Italian cheese factory where mozzarella is dunked and braided in 10 litres of milk

The making, stirring, and braiding of mozzarella could be considered a fine art in the cheese making production.<p>To see first hand how it is made, we went to Caseificio Andriese cheese factory in Bari, south Italy.<p>It all starts from blocks of curd which are called "cagliata" in Italian: these come …

Italian Food

Chocolate "Cannoli" Cupcakes

Don't you just wanna bite into that cream center?<p>Cupcakes:<p>1 box of cake mix, prepared<p>Cannoli Cream:<p>15 ounces ricotta<p>8 ounces mascarpone, room temperature<p>1 cup powdered sugar<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 cup mini chocolate chips<p>Chocolate Coating:<p>2 cups dark chocolate<p>3 tablespoons coconut oil<p>Preheat the oven …

Make Your Own Pickles At Home With One Of These Recipes

Bread 'n buttah.<p>Fill a large stock-pot with water and bring to a boil. Carefully submerge mason jars with their tops in the boiling water and keep them submerged for at least 5 minutes until ready to use.<p>Combine brine ingredients in a medium-sized saucepan and bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer …

Spices