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Beauty Must-Have: The Razor That Will Last the Rest of Your Life

Make the switch to a safety razor and you'll never look back.<p>Despite the name, safety razors, with their single sharp blade, are intimidating—and especially so for women, since most of us don't grow up getting the barbershop experience or lessons from dad in front of the mirror. If you've ever …

Beauty

That Time Dodge Put a Viper Engine in a Ram Pickup

A decade before the 707-horsepower Hellcat sedan, Dodge built a four-door pickup with the heart of a Viper.<p>If you see a Dodge Ram SRT-10 on the street, it might look like it's had a few modifications done, but most people wouldn't assume it came from the factory that way. And they probably wouldn't …

Sports Cars

Roasted Herb and Spice Chickpeas

Chickpeas, also called garbanzo beans, are healthy and fun to nibble on, and this recipe makes them spicy, delicious, crispy and super snackable. Serve warm, straight out of the oven, or store in an airtight container.<p>Ingredients<p>1 ½ cups dried chickpeas soaked overnight in cold water, or 2 (15oz) …

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.<p>Instagram

Fitness

Christian Rapper Lecrae Earns First Number One Album

U2 surprised the world with <i>Songs of Innocence</i> last week, but its presence in 500 million iTunes accounts had no effect on total music sales — they're …

Covered Greenhouse Garden

While we're waiting for our fence to suntan before we stain it, I took on another outdoor project this weekend.<p>Yep, it's Garden 2013! And there's a …

How to make a wooden planter

Step 1<p>Mark and cut all the pieces of timber to the correct lengths, cutting the ends as squarely as possible for a smooth finish. Using a 3mm drill …

Woodworking

5 Beauty Buys Under $20 For A Fall Skin Rejuvenation

Mild, summer mornings are now behind us, and our skin is not too happy about it. With cooler weather, we say goodbye to dewy, fresh faces and prepare for those days with dry skin that lay ahead.<p>After spending all of five minutes wallowing in self-pity, we discovered some pretty amazing new products …

Six Good Reasons To Reject A Resume

The job market is not the friendliest. It’s still pretty brutal for a lot of people. Employers are quite delusional in the composition of their Help Wanted ads. The good news is that we know that underneath all that keyword-encrusted bluster, they actually need people to run their shops. They can’t …

Hate Taxes? Move To Tax-Free Puerto Rico, Stay American, Avoid IRS

Increasingly, Americans are ditching their passports for far off lands. In some cases, they are motivated by high taxes and America’s unique worldwide tax reporting, though that’s rarely the only issue. Yet lower taxes can be had a lot closer to home and with more security. And you don’t have to …

What Stylists Use On Their 'Dos

Cher Horowitz once wisely said, "'Tis a far, far better thing, doing stuff for other people.” And, that adage holds true for many hairstylists, who …

Tiny Wireless Earbuds Could Be Damn Near Invisible When In Use

Two tiny, cylindrical earbuds that could be great–if you don’t lose them.<p>Earin, currently attracting tons of money on Kickstarter, is a tiny wireless earbud product that’s a bit different from anything currently on the market–and by doing things so differently, it might be the first pair of …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Workouts

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts

VW Amarok Power Concept, Audi Q3 Tent at Worthersee

Austria’s annual Wörthersee festival is right around the corner, and as you’d expect, Volkswagen Group has prepped a generous amount of concepts to show off at the big VW show. Some of the more notable ones from VW and Audi include an audio-focused Amarok Power concept, the Audi A3 Clubsport …

Dish Network to accept bitcoin payments

CURRENCY<p>Dish Network takes bitcoin<p>Dish Network Corp. says it will become the largest company yet to accept payment in bitcoin.<p>The satellite TV company says it will begin accepting the digital coins through payment processor Coinbase by September. Coinbase will instantly convert the bitcoins into …

Red Velvet Chocolate-Swirled Brownie Bars

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Red velvet fever has begun in advance of Valentine’s Day. It’s everywhere.<p>Here’s my contribution.<p>They’re in between a …

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Making a toy wood xylophone

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Evangelicals Are Winning the Gay Marriage Fight—in Africa and Russia

Long be­fore Pres­id­ent Obama se­lec­ted three gay ath­letes to lead the Amer­ic­an del­eg­a­tion to the So­chi Olympics, long be­fore Pres­id­ent …

Best of 2013: 13 Clever Style Tips and Tricks

Next up as we close out 2013, we’re setting our sights on style and all the fun ways we hacked, beaded, and styled it up this past year. From pockets to fringe to LED headbands, here are our top 13 style tutorials of 2013.<p>1. DIY Pockets: Remember Polly Pocket? Well, this tutorial has absolutely …

Crafting

American Classics: Apple Cinnamon Kringle

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>When Christmas time rolls around, I thank my Wisconsinite friends for schooling me in the ways of the Kringle. This tender, buttery, fruit or nut-filled pastry takes its name from the Danish word for pretzel. But …

Why Is Potentially Lethal Contraceptive NuvaRing Still on the Market?

<i>Vanity Fair</i>writer-at-large Marie Brenner investigates the birth-control device NuvaRing, which has allegedly caused blood clots in thousands of its users. As NuvaRing’s manufacturer, Merck, which made $623 million in NuvaRing sales in 2012, is facing roughly 3,500 lawsuits against it, Brenner asks …

Blazing a Lumpia Trail: Filipino Cuisine Finds a Foothold in New York

Keen observers of culinary trends might have noticed the signs: the photos of sizzling sisig showing up in Instagram feeds; the 2012 declaration from</i> …

Group Working to Spread the Truth About the Constitutionality of Christmas

Christmas celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ but it’s also a federal holiday. Signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant in 1870, the law …