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If you’ve got leftover pickle juice and you haven’t already made cocktails from it, don’t toss it. Save it for the next time you want to brine some chicken.Read more...

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Lasagna gardening is a layered gardening technique that’s great when you have space or soil constraints. It’s a form of no-dig garden that gives increased yields with fewer weeds and pests. Read more...

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Once you become adept at grilling, a smoker is usually the next step up in outdoor cooking. Most big box retailers sell inexpensive smokers for under $300 from Char-Broil, Brinkmann, and Weber. These smokers are functional, but leave a lot to be desired in terms of smoking performance. With a few simple modifications, though, you can have your cheap smoker delivering even tastier meats and veggies.Read more...

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“Just this once” is a dangerous phrase to think or say to yourself. Often it serves as an excuse to do something you know you shouldn’t.Read more...

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You lathered on the nominations and we’ve screen the five most popular options for protecting your skin from the sun. Now it’s time to vote.Read more...

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Finding a time that’s good for everyone to hop on a call or participate in a meeting often turns into a bad game of email tag. Calendly makes scheduling super simple, by coordinating your availability with others’.Read more...

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If you’ve never had short hair, you might wonder whether short hair would look good on you. Here’s an easy way to figure it out: the 2.25 inch rule.Read more...

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I love free apps. Who doesn’t love getting something for nothing? There’s just one problem: on the other side of that download link, every developer has to choose whether to charge money for their app, or offer it for free and find some other way to make money. And when we refuse to pay, we make that decision for them. We’ve created a demand for bundled crapware.Read more...

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Houseplants are awesome indoor air cleaners, but some of them are more effective than others at filtering out pollutants and toxic chemicals in the air. This infographic highlights the best air-filtering plants, according to a NASA study.Read more...

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Spotify unveiled today that podcasts, video content, and playlists generated to perfectly fit your mood are all coming in their next major update. Here’s everything you need to know.Read more...

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A NAS, or network-attached storage device, is great for storing files you can reach from any computer in the house. But when you upgrade to a new one, you’re stuck copying everything over by hand, swapping drives, and risking data loss. Here’s a much more reliable method.Read more...

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You likely know the stressful, frustrating feeling of having too much on your plate. Next time you’ve got too much to handle, try the Four D’s method: delete, defer, delegate or diminish one of your priorities.Read more...

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Gizmodo PayPal Has to Pay $25 Million for Being Sketchy as Hell | io9 What Science Fiction Movie Made You Feel Dumber After Watching It? | Jalopnik Takata Secretly Changed Its Airbag Design In 2008 Due To Injury Risks | Jezebel Florida College Sued Over Forced Vaginal Exams During Class |Read more...

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Here are the best of today’s deals. Get every great deal every day on Kinja Deals, follow us on Facebook and Twitter to never miss a deal, join us on Kinja Gear to read about great products, and on Kinja Co-Op to help us find the best.Read more...

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Openly talking about money in a relationship is important —and difficult. Get the conversation started by comparing your and your partner’s answers to these questions.Read more...

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If you like the idea of substituting heavy cream for bright, luscious onion purée , then here’s another vegetable substitution worth trying: Next time you make ranch dressing, try subbing buttermilk for puréed cauliflower.Read more...

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If you deal with a lot of leftovers, you won’t find a better plastic storage system than Rubbermaid’s Easy Find Lid containers. Today on Amazon, the massive 42 piece set is only $18, which is one of the lowest prices ever listed on the rarely-discounted item.Read more...

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Everybody loves the idea of a cheat day–what fun would a diet be if you don’t have the chance to put yourself at risk of cardiac arrest every Saturday (quadruple bypass burger anyone?) While they may help you stick to your diet during the week, they also may be ruining your progress. The solution? Change how you think of them.Read more...

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Android: Adblock Plus is a great browser extension, and the company has tons of useful other services . Today, it gets one more. The company has announced a new, standalone browser—based on Firefox—that has ad blocking built in.Read more...

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Chrome: Sharing links via the internet is easy. Sharing in person is still surprisingly difficult. Google Tone aims to make it easier to pass a link around a meeting table by emitting an audible code that your browser can hear and interpret. That means anyone within earshot can grab the link.Read more...

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When you’re first starting out in a career, it can be easy to be overwhelmed with a dream to work for your dream company. They’re at the top. Why should they pay attention to you? When you’re in that position, start by targeting smaller companies first.Read more...

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After college, I felt lucky that it didn’t take long to find a job. I counted my blessings and enthusiastically entered the working world. Months later, I was offered a better, higher paying job. You’d think I’d be happy, but I wasn’t. Not entirely. I was mostly afraid.Read more...

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Monochromatic color schemes are simple and easy on the eyes. This minimalist workspace looks neat and sleek thanks to the limited color and lack of clutter.Read more...

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Whether it’s due to population, local economy, or the cost of living, not every city can offer the same level of job opportunity as another. Here are the U.S. cities that offer the best chance for finding a job right now.Read more...

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Hoopla Digital, one of our picks for best audiobook services , will now let you check out over 5,509 ebooks and 579 comics for free. All you need is a library card.Read more...

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