Alex Reeves

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Why running slow can eventually help you run faster

I am a slow runner. I want to run fast, and, in fact, there are times when I think, “Wow! I’m going so fast!” Then, I glance at my pace on my running app, and, no, I’m not going fast. The last time my husband filmed me as I crossed the finish at a race, I thought he was experimenting with the …

3 Dividend Stocks That Pay You More Than IBM Does

Cedar Fair is one of three top companies that offer investors a greater-than-4% yield today.<p>With stocks bumping along near all-time highs, it can be …

This Is What Your Daily Fiber Intake Should Look Like

If there's one underrated MVP in our diet, it's fiber. Not only does it help cleanse your system more efficiently, but fiber can also aid weight loss by making you feel satisfied in fewer calories and by regulating your blood sugar levels. However, most people are missing out on these great …

Want to Work in Tech? You Don’t Need to Know How to Code

You don’t need to know Python to work at Amazon. In today’s job market, technology companies are increasingly seeking employees without technical …

20 Killer Milkshakes That Will Rock Your World

Bring all the boys to the yard.<p>For these easy milkshake recipes, we recreated some of our favorite desserts (umm...banana cream pie?) — and turned to …

Buckeye Pie

Buckeye is one of our favorite dessert profiles — I mean, who ever said that chocolate and peanut butter was a <i>bad</i> combination?! Our love for buckeye …

Funnel Cake

A candy thermometer is CRUCIAL for this recipe. If the temperature is too low they'll be pale and oily, too high and they'll burn! Keeping the oil …

The 56 Most Delish Skillet Desserts

Gooeyness level is at a 10.<p>Whether you're at a campsite or just don't want to make a mess, skillet desserts are an easy way to get a piping hot …

Ice Cream Stuffed Cupcakes

Nothing beats ice cream and cake.<p>Directions<p>Preheat oven to 350º and line two 12-cup muffin tins with cupcake liners. Prepare cupcake batter according …

21 Labor Day Desserts That Make Summer Ending A Little Easier

This is your last chance to indulge in all your summer favorites. Go hard.<p>If summer has to end, we're eating all the dessert.

S'mores Poke Cake

And it's just as easy to make as the campfire favorite.<p>Our favorite new boxed cake mix hack? Folding in crushed graham crackers so vanilla cake …

141 Awesome No Bake Desserts

Make your dessert spread a little more excessive.<p>These ideas are the perfect way to take your dessert spread over the top.

Dessert

Campfire Strawberries

If you're obsessed with s'mores, one reason you love them is for the toasted marshmallow flavor. These strawberries have that and so much more. …

40 Amazing Ways To Make Homemade Ice Cream

Give us all the ice cream.<p>Homemade ice cream can be a pretty intimidating affair—but the results can be so worth it.

This sex-positive dating app connects people through their fantasies

As with, well, everything really, the internet has changed the dating game. Just think how ubiquitous the phrase “swipe right” has become.<p>Yet while apps like Tinder work for many people, there’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to sexuality. It’s in these realms outside …

Relationships

How to Get Rid of Back Acne Once and for All

According to every dermatologist we know.<p>It's not like the pimples you get on your face. Yes, it’s similar in that the pores clog and bacteria is often to blame, and also you get incredibly confused and angry and emotional about it (especially if you’re on steroids). BUT, it's different in that it …

How to Stop Droopy Unbuttoned Collars + Other Genius Fixes to Annoying Style Problems | Primer

The best inventions affordably solve annoying, everyday problems. We're kicking ourselves that we didn't come up with them.Check out How to Stop …

This sinfully sweet, 5-ingredient chocolate breakfast spread is totally healthy—here’s how to make it

While slathering your toast with chocolate spread every morning sounds more like a Willy Wonka–themed fever dream than a nutritious start to your …

How To Trim Your Eyebrows (Like A Man)

<i>And why you should be trimming your eyebrows</i><p><i>This post is sponsored by Amazon and Philips.</i><p>Let me start with a quick story. A few years ago, I was …

Special report: A 30-year alarm on the reality of climate change

Three decades have passed since then-NASA scientist James Hansen testified before the Senate Energy committee and alerted the country to the arrival …

The Best Websites for Finding a Private Campsite

The sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb has come to camping. These sites connect you to private lands where you can camp.<p>1. Tentrr<p>Ideal for new campers, or folks looking for built-in comfort, Tentrr sites include a 10-by-12-foot canvas tent with a queen-size cot, fire pit, drinking water, sun …

How to Eat Clean for Less Than $10 a Day

It’s a myth that clean eating is prohibitively expensive and unrealistic. How do we know for sure? Because we planned a week’s worth of breakfasts, …

New Findings: Sleep Loss = Weight Gain

Surprising new research published in the journal <i>Cell</i> shows that negative effects from irregular sleep patterns can be detected in the lowest levels of our biological systems, in our very microbes. In this astounding study, researchers found that volatile sleep and eating patterns in mice and humans …

The Best Abs Workouts: GQ’s Definitive Guide to Getting a Ripped Stomach

Want to look like Cristiano Ronaldo this summer? We asked some of the country's best trainers to share their favorite abs exercises to get there.<p>The recipe for six-pack abs isn’t all <i>that</i> complicated: Crank out an abs workout, eat a nutrient-rich diet, and consume fewer late-night pizzas in a single …

Workouts

Honey Mustard Grilled Chicken Recipe

"'If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed', ye shall make and enjoy this simple, tangy, delicious grilled chicken dish!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/3 cup Dijon …

Sauteed Cajun Shrimp Verde Recipe

"Succulent sauteed shrimp in a mildly spicy garlic-lemon-herb sauce that will have you adding it to your list of staples. Serve immediately over rice …

Ziti Bake With Ground Beef & Ricotta Cheese

The straight tube structure of ziti makes this pasta ideal for casseroles because it adds bulk and stands up well to the baking process. Using ground …

30+ Exercises to Get a Sexy Midsection That Are Better Than Crunches

Get ready to transform your abs and build the strongest core you've ever had with these toning, strengthening exercises that are way better than a crunch. Take these exercises, and make yourself a workout! Choose your five favorite moves, and complete three to four rounds for time (30 to 60 …

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

When kids say 'I hate you,' parents should say this | Parenting With Pete

"I hate you!" "You're stupid!" "I'm a failure!"<p>Parents frequently hear their children express these and other strong negative emotions to or about …