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Sep 12, 2018 11:30 am
Worried a Power Outage Will Spoil Your Food? This Coin Trick Can Put Your Mind at Ease
According to the National Hurricane Center, hurricane season typically lasts from mid-summer to late fall for both east and west coasts in the United States. That means we're currently at the peak...
Sep 7, 2018 3:30 pm
4 Yummy Store-Bought Mashed Potatoes That Will Totally Fool Your Guests
Mashed potatoes are an important part of any respectable Thanksgiving dinner. And while making them from scratch isn't that hard, it's still time consuming. What if you've waited until the last...
Jul 26, 2018 1:13 pm
The Direction You Hug Says a Lot About Your Emotional State
If you've ever wondered whether that stiff and awkward hug from your mother-in-law at your last family dinner was genuine, there might be an easy way for you to tell. A study from Ruhr University...
Jul 20, 2018 2:03 pm
How the F-Factor Diet Uses 'Cracker Pizzas' and Wine to Slim Down Your Waist
Dieting can be difficult, especially if you've decided to do it all on your own. But a little helpful advice, a few recipes, and a couple of success stories can go a long way. That's why we decided...
Jun 18, 2018 2:00 pm
5 Common Foods You're Cooking the Wrong Way — And How to Fix Them
You might not call yourself a fancy chef, but you probably consider yourself pretty good in the kitchen after years of experience. So you may freak out a little bit when we tell you that you're...
Jun 15, 2018 3:00 pm
What's the Best Dog Breed for Your Personality Type?
Looking for a caring, loving companion who's always there to cheer you up when you're down, is 100-percent ready and willing to snuggle, and who gives the best kisses? (No, we're not talking about...
Jun 13, 2018 5:00 pm
All the Times Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton Took Style Notes From Each Other
Now that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have tied the knot, Kate Middleton and Meghan are officially sisters-in-law. As such, Kate Middleton has reportedly taken Meghan under her wing. We imagine...
May 24, 2018 4:00 pm
Place a Wooden Spoon Across a Bubbling Pot to Stop Water From Boiling Over
A pot of hot water can go from bubbling to boiling in a matter of seconds. Fortunately, there's a quick tip that'll prevent your pot of water from boiling over and creating a big, steamy mess — and...
May 24, 2018 1:00 pm
Teething Gels With Benzocaine Aren't Safe for Children, FDA Warns
If you have a teething baby on your hands, you've probably heard that remedies such as Orajel can help. But is Orajel safe? Turns out, Orajel and other teething products contain a potentially...
May 17, 2018 1:05 pm
Why Is the Royal Wedding All About the Queen?
Your wedding day is a day you're supposed to cherish for the rest of your life. Many say that the wedding is supposed to be all about the bride, but in my mind, it was a day for both me and Joe, my...
May 10, 2018 1:00 pm
Wearing Yoga Pants During an MRI Could Burn You, Hospitals Warn
Hospitals across the country are asking patients to leave their yoga pants at home before taking an MRI in order to prevent potential burns. Medical institutions including Stony Brook University's...
May 9, 2018 4:33 pm
Yes, There's a Difference Between Baking Soda and Baking Powder
It’s a pretty common question: Baking soda vs. baking powder — which is better? But when people stop and think about it, many aren't sure about something else: What do baking soda and baking powder...
May 9, 2018 2:00 pm
Video of Tree Releasing Giant Pollen Cloud Makes Us Want to Buy Tissues in Bulk
Don't be fooled by the colorful flowers doused in sunshine — spring isn't exactly a picnic for everyone, especially seasonal allergy sufferers. Just when we think it's safe to go outside, we're hit...
May 3, 2018 2:00 pm
Sprinkle Baby Powder on Your Hardwood to Shush a Squeaky Floor
Despite its sturdy appearance, traditional hardwood can be a bit of a hassle to maintain. Everyday wear and tear (combined with constant foot traffic) is a recipe for disaster, from scuff marks to...
May 1, 2018 4:07 pm
Acupuncture Might Help You Deal With Your Dentist Fears, Research Suggests
Let's be honest, going to the dentist isn't exactly a walk in the park. If you feel queasy or faint while sitting in the waiting room or the examination chair, you're not alone. Dental anxiety...
May 1, 2018 3:00 pm
8 Laundry Tips That Prove Vinegar Is Liquid Magic
Believe it or not, vinegar is a cleaning powerhouse — especially when it comes to doing the laundry. Vinegar is an all-natural (not to mention, inexpensive) solution for softening water,...
Apr 21, 2018 11:00 am
Weekend Project: DIY Jewelry Organizers That Are Easy on the Eyes — and Wallet
We all have that dresser drawer, bathroom counter, or shelf in our home that’s crammed full of tangled necklaces and earrings missing their pairs. Sure, buying a jewelry organizer would be an easy...
Apr 20, 2018 8:00 am
10 Citrus-Inspired Brunch Items That'll Impress the Whole Family on Mother's Day
Mother's Day is just a few weeks away! Start planning her special day with one of these citrus-inspired brunch items. While citrus fruits are known to be at their juiciest in the colder months,...
Apr 17, 2018 4:00 pm
Troll Cakes Are the New 'Bless Your Heart'
You don't need to be a Southerner to know that the phrase "bless your heart" is nothing but a sly way to, well, insult someone. But now, thanks to the internet and Kat Thek — a creative writer who...
Apr 13, 2018 4:00 pm
Up Your Dessert Game With This Two-Minute Blueberry Banana Mug Cake
When her husband was told grains, dairy, processed foods, and refined sugars were out of the question after being diagnosed with a stomach condition, Julie Fox committed to the paleo lifestyle...