I used to make fun of people with electric toothbrushes, but then after some major dental work in 2006 I got one on a whim and have used it everyday since. Battery life's kind of crappy (but really don't you just need it to work for less than 10 minutes a day and that still works) now, but I went to my first dental… » 9/26/14 1:37pm Friday 1:37pm

The spouse was working out in cotton until summer hit and we realized our trainer's gym had no A/C. Just one day of that and then we got a bunch of C9 shirts from Target that wick sweat like no one's business. » 7/18/14 10:16am 7/18/14 10:16am

I love me some Pinterest. There are some 'typical' categories that I'm guilty of also indulging in, but I also use mine to keep useful pieces on food writing (and a friend has told me she read a few things I pinned, and has improved her cooking, so yay!), and places I might want to eat when I travel. Mostly, though,… » 7/16/14 10:53am 7/16/14 10:53am

I can't ever see myself actually frying chicken at home, so I found an oven baked version (Serious Eats) with brined chicken coated in buttermilk, a little red pepper and cornflakes. Ngarf. Forgot how easy and good brining is. » 6/12/14 12:40pm 6/12/14 12:40pm

There was a time period where I was putting in 60-hour weeks to do some huge and complex task at work. When it was done, I was so burned out I resolved never to do it again. Then I made a 2-hour spa appointment. Never looked back. » 6/06/14 10:16am 6/06/14 10:16am