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How to clean a dishwasher in a few easy steps

You’re probably reading the headline of this article thinking, “don’t dishwashers clean themselves when they clean the dishes?” Sadly, much like how …

Tech Trends

The 4 Types of Gin and What They Even Are

London Dry? Genever? What types of gin are good for what?<p>You might drink gin all the time and consider yourself a well-adjusted, <i>very</i> happy person. Same! But after the third martini, you might start to ask yourself: what even <i>is</i> gin? And why am I ordering so many light-up hula hoops on eBay?<p>Someone, …

Wine & Spirits

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a can of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These 10 recipes are ultrasimple, yet the flavor payoff is <i>so</i> worth it. Go ahead and put them on your cooking bucket list.

Cooking

This Is How You Cook Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thighs Every Time

Bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs are a wallet-friendly cut that won't kill your weekly food budget, plus they're wildly versatile and easy to make. …

The 10 Steamiest Sex Scenes That Have Landed On Netflix In 2017 (So Far!)

Netflix truly does have a little something for everyone.<p>If you’re into true crime, the streaming service has a unique combination of old shows — …

This Is What a Level 10 Naked Dress Looks Like

Whether or not they’re walking on the red carpet or making an appearance at a family wedding, there has been one undeniable trend celebrities can’t …

How to make your teen into a millionaire

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Gary Sidder set up Roth IRAs for his sons when they turned 13. Each year, the Littleton, …

Teachers: Here’s how to ace retirement without Social Security

When it comes to saving for retirement, many teachers can’t use the standard lesson plan.<p>What’s different for them? Social Security coverage, or the lack thereof. About 40% of public school teachers aren’t covered by the Social Security system, according to the National Association of State …

Teachers: Here’s How to Ace Retirement Without Social Security

When it comes to saving for retirement, many teachers can’t use the standard lesson plan. What’s different for them? Social Security — or the lack …

The 10 Comedy Films On Netflix With The Highest Rotten Tomatoes Scores (VIDEO)

Wondering where to find your next laugh? We sorted through Netflix‘s vast catalogue to find the best of the best. These are the top 10 comedy movies …

The best CarPlay apps for the iPhone

In the age of connected things, the car is no exception. With cutting-edge vehicles like the Tesla Model 3 — a car that allows drivers to download …

Apps

10 Stocks You Will Want to Own Forever

Warren Buffett turned 87 on August 30, 2017. And there are no signs that he plans to slow down yet. Given his net worth of $80.2 billion, that can …

The 10,000-Step Myth: Here's How You Should Be Tracking Your Fitness

On a recent vacation, Liz Dickinson, the founder of Mio Global, spent several hours a day riding a bicycle. For all this intense physical activity, …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 Movies Where The Actors Had Real On-Screen Sex

If these sex scenes look startlingly real, that's because they are. Find out which actors went all the way for their jobs.<p>Gray Diasy Productions<p><b>The</b> …

These Five Netflix Movies Have Flown Under the Radar for Far Too Long

As a normal Netflix-watching person, you’re already aware of the new Dave Chappelle and Louis C.K. comedy specials, the return of <i>The Get Down</i> and the …

Oops, that vibrator with a camera is super easy to hack

Do you want the entire world to get a very up close and personal view of your cervix? Then you might want to throw that IoT sex toy away.<p>Security …

Sex On Netflix: Did You Know That Netflix Has A “Steamy” Section?

Did you know that Netflix has 61 different categories of "steamy" movies? Here are 10 of the steamiest selections from Netflix's catalog of "steamy" …

Entertainment

8 U.S. Solo Travel Destinations You Probably Haven't Thought Of

<i>For</i> Glamour<i>, by Perri Ormont Blumberg.</i><p>If pushing yourself out of your comfort zone is at the top of your agenda this year, booking a solo travel experience might be a good place to start. Friends weekends and romantic getaways are great—and often very necessary—but there’s something potentially …

Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Balsamic Chicken and Vegetables

<i>Slow Cooker Brown Sugar Balsamic Chicken and Vegetables is a fantastic meal with tender and juicy chicken with a delicious sweet and tangy balsamic</i> …

20 quotes from self-made billionaire Mark Cuban that will make you better with money

Since then, the Dallas Mavericks owner has added chairman and CEO of AXS TV to his resume. To top it off, he's an investor in a variety of companies including Landmark Theaters, Dropbox and Axon Sports.<p>If you're struggling with your finances — or want to start a business — get inspired by these …

Drink This: The amaretto sour, all grown up, at Roister

When I was 21 and didn't know my way around a bar, I had two drinks in my repertoire: the cosmo and the amaretto sour.<p>Pretty bad, right?<p>No offense if you're the kind of person who frequently hosts "ladies' night" (and calls it "ladies' night.") But, at least at the kind of bar I went to when I was …

Backyard Berries: 5 Fruits You'll Only Find Through Friends & Foraging

There's no denying our love for raspberries, blueberries, and blackberries, but there's a whole world of berries beyond them worth exploring. The …

18 Binge-Worthy Shows That Have Every Single Episode On Netflix

Each show can be watched from first to last episode, to maximize your binge-watching potential.

TV

I tried every single item on Taco Bell’s value breakfast menu — here’s how it all stacks up

While Burger King, Wendy's, and McDonald's have all introduced thrifty value menus and bundle deals, breakfast has more or less escaped the value wars.<p>But Taco Bell's new $1 breakfast menu, combining existing breakfast options with several new items, is a shot across the bow.<p>Clearly, $1 breakfast …

Lessons to learn from my Mexican phone theft nightmare

My mom and I vacationed in Mexico last week. Our ~girl’s trip~ started pretty great. We laid on the beach, sipped on mineral water with lime (detox!), and vegged. On our third day, though, the trip took a very <i>not</i> cool turn. Someone broke into our hotel room while we were at dinner and stole my …

A Good Old Fashioned Old Fashioned

<i>An Old Fashioned cocktail is perfectly simple and simply perfect.</i><p>In the realm of classic cocktails, the venerable Old Fashioned stands alone. Simple …