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23 Healthy And Delicious Thanksgiving Salads

Salad is never going to get the pre-Thanksgiving hype, but it will look damn good when you're working your way through a plate of food that's 85% beige.

Foodily Blog

Cook's Illustrated's Foolproof Pie Crust

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: The secret pie crust ingredient (and technique) that changed what we thought we knew about pie.</i><p>We all get in pie ruts. Well, crust ruts.<p>While what goes on …

No-Knead Dinner Rolls

My mother in-law (Mavis) gave me this recipe for No-Knead Dinner Rolls when I first married Honey Buns. They are fast and unbelievably easy. Oh, and …

Raspberry Ricotta Chocolate Cake

Some days are meant for baking and indulging. I am not talking about cold weather or rainy days, cloudy mornings or even birthdays. It’s just one of …

Dessert

The Best Chewy Brownies Recipe by Faith Gorsky

<b>These brownies have to come with a disclaimer though; they are full-fat, full-sugar, and not “light” in any way.</b><br>By Faith Gorsky<p>I think you’ll find …

Dessert

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar

How to beat your generation's bad rap and become the office superstar<p>You've heard that millennials are power-hungry, overconfident people who spend all day attached to their iPhones and want constant promotions. Crush the stereotype with these tips from Gen Y career expert Dan Schawbel, author of …

6 Myths About Introverts To Stop Believing

If common stereotypes have anything to say on the matter, it's that introverts are socially awkward loners who abhor large crowds and don't like people very much. An introvert may not be a particularly friendly or happy person, but hey, at least they're smarter and more creative than the average …

4 Orgasms Every Woman Should Have

Take a new route to climax with these fresh, pleasure-boosting moves<p>You gotta love routines. They get you out of the house in the morning or into the gym at the end of the day. But relying on a routine to get off in bed? Not so sweet. Here's why: There's more than one blissed-out, body-tingling way …

10 mindblowingly futuristic technologies that will appear by the 2030s

Two decades is not a lot in the grand scheme of things, but owing to accelerating change we can expect to see the emergence of some fairly disruptive …

Singularity

What Would the Ideal Hospital Look Like in 2020?

Author: Joseph Flaherty. Joseph Flaherty Design<p>Date of Publication: 07.19.13.<p>Time of Publication: 12:15 pm. 12:15 pm<p>Integrating screens into the …

10 technologies that really could change the world

We're told that all kinds of technologies changed the world - Popular Mechanics' list includes the stapler - but today's researchers are working on …

Tom Cruise

Should you try natural deodorant? (And does it actually work?)

When it comes to chemicals in personal care products, we've learned a whole lot — that is, there's still a lot to learn.<p>But if you're hoping to …

What's the best hairstyle for your face shape?

Finding a hairstyle for your face shape could be the simple solution to bad hair days. If you rarely leave the salon chair satisfied, you might be …

Release of methane gas from Arctic permafrost could devastate global economy: study

European scientists say the release of large amounts of methane gas from thawing Arctic permafrost could devastate the global economy.<p>Permafrost, or …

5 Must-Have Qualities Of The Modern Manager

As the world of work continues to change so do the qualities and characteristics of the managers who are going to be leading our companies. Work is not the same as it used to be and we are seeing dramatic changes in both behavior and technology not just in our personal lives but in our professional …

Damned good advice

Shane Nickerson's "11 things it took me 42 years to learn" is damned good advice:<p>5. Stop comparing your life to others.<p>Your life has nothing to do …

Pascometer cuts through the FBT hysteria - MacroBusiness

Following on from my article yesterday criticising Tony Abbott’s vow to dump the Government’s announced changes to fringe benefits tax (FBT), Michael …

Is FMG out of the woods then?

Lot’s of excitement today that FMG is out of the woods. From the AFR and JPMorgan:<p>JPMorgan believes the chances of Fortescue Metals Group completing …

Cocoa Brownies with Browned Butter and Walnuts

Makes 16 Servings<p>Active Time: 4 min<p>February 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>10 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch pieces<p>1 1/4 cups sugar<p>3/4 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder (spooned into cup to measure, then leveled)<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>2 large …

without surgery

I will be 40 in 18 months. When I was a child, this landmark birthday meant the start of life with a white cauliflower hairdo and sensible shoes …