Alex Wildfong

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How To Make the Easiest Buffalo Chicken Dip — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Buffalo chicken dip seems relegated to tailgating sessions and football-watching parties, but why? This creamy, spicy dip is packed with protein and …

Cooking

3 Tips for Public Speaking With Confidence, Even if You Don't Have Any

Channel your inner Sasha Fierce.<p>Find yourself in a cold sweat when standing in front of an audience? You're not alone. According to a Chapman University survey, public speaking remains one of America's top fears. Public speaking is a difficult process and skill for many to master.<p>Even the most …

Public Speaking

3 Leg Exercises to Help Prevent Dangerous Blood Clots on a Long Flight

It’s a universally acknowledged truth that every air traveler in economy class on a long flight is in dire need of leg room. No matter how hard you try to get comfortable — slapping on a travel-friendly beauty mask, taking full advantage of the complimentary alcohol — all you really want to do is …

Serena Williams

It's Official! You Need to Own These 10 Wedges This Summer — All Under $30 on Amazon

One of our favorite parts of Summer is finally being able to show of our favorite shoes. This season is the perfect time to invest in a pair of chic wedges. These classic shoes are easy to wear to work, on vacation, and just about anywhere. Whether you're looking for a comfortable espadrille or a …

Clothing

7 (Affordable!) Pieces You Need to Copy Meghan Markle's Breezy Vacation Style

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Going to sleep isn’t always easy, even when you’re tired. Here are ways to combat insomnia.

“Good wakefulness and good sleep go hand in hand,” according to cartoonist Ellen Forney. But what happens when you’re battling insomnia? Lack of …

Sleep

5 Things You Need to Know about the New TSA Security Procedures

What to Expect When You Go to the Airport<p>Recently, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced they had completed the rollout of enhanced screening procedures for carry-on baggage at all U.S. federal airports. Per their press release, the new screenings are part of an effort to raise …

Flying

38 Splurge-Worthy Kitchen Products You Won't Regret Buying

So you can actually eat the fruits of your labor.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i><p><i>Reviews have been</i> …

One-Pot Cheesy Taco Pasta Is Ready in 30 Minutes

You can quench a taco craving with fish tacos, chicken tacos, cauliflower tacos, or breakfast tacos, but a ground beef taco is the quintessential …

Awesome Broccoli-Cheese Casserole Recipe

"My mom used to make this easy recipe every Thanksgiving when I was little. We kids could never get enough! It was our very favorite Thanksgiving …

We Compared 6 Top-Selling Lululemon Leggings So You Know WTF You're Buying

Ever walked into a Lululemon, stared at the leggings wall, and just gulped in wonderment? Us too. There are so many different styles, fabrics, and colors that we barely know where to begin, but that's also what makes Lululemon so amazing; whether you're a yogi or a marathoner, it's got gear for …

Clothing

7 Reasons You Need to Add Fresh Aloe Vera to Your Beauty Routine

I feel most beautiful when I'm healthy and comfortable in my own skin. That's one reason why I love aloe vera, because it nourishes me from the inside out. The spiky plant is super versatile — use the gel as a soothing moisturizer for sensitive skin, make it into a hair mask, or even cook with the …

How to live-stream Beyoncé at Coachella so you can enjoy the Queen from the comfort of home

We know what you might be thinking today: <i>How do I watch Beyoncé at Coachella this year?</i> We’re so glad you asked. Those of us who didn’t buy tickets …

These Insane Space-Saving Bags Are an Overpacker's Dream — and Only $17 on Amazon

I'm guilty. . . I'm one of those people who fills my suitcase to the brim and can barely close it. A few years ago, I was moving abroad and had to pack up my whole life into just a few suitcases. A friend recommended I try using The Chestnut Travel Space Saver Storage Bags ($17). Not only did they …

The Best Spotify Playlists You Should Be Listening To Right Now

The act of listening to music is pretty straightforward, but being a dedicated music fan takes a lot of work, because it requires answers to many questions: What’s the best way to listen to your music? How do you keep up with what’s current in music? How do you discover new music?<p>With the rise of …

7 Bad Habits Truly Wealthy People Never Have

Almost all of those in the 1 percent have this in common: They don't spend their time doing these things.<p><i>What does the 1 percent do with their time compared to the 99 percent? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better</i> …

How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

The Accessories That Turned Me Into a Master Backyard Griller

At the risk of sounding pompous, I’m a pretty competent outdoor griller. That sounds like a bigger brag than it is; most of my prowess with grilled …

The Easiest Shade-Loving Plants to Grow in Your Yard

Scott's Secrets for a Low-Maintenance Yard<p>1/6<p>1/6<p>Photo Credit: Getty Images<p>Gardening is one of my favorite hobbies. The only thing is, I spend so much …

Thousands Of Dog Owners Swear By These 38 Genius Products On Amazon

The world is full of cool dog toys and handy canine accessories — but some of them are simply better than others. One of the best places to consult …

If You Don't Do These 4 Things, Your Meetings Might Just Be a Complete Waste of Time

The truth that most leaders don't want to hear.<p>Have you ever stopped to do the math behind meetings?<p>Every time you bring 10 people together in an one hour meeting, you are basically trading 10 hours of productivity for one. That means you're sacrificing nine hours in the process.<p>Considering that …

20 Amazing Beauty Products to Bring On Your Next Flight

Traveling by air soon? Pack these incredible beauty finds in your carry-on.<p>If you think a long flight is basically a prescription for dry, dull skin …

The best dish rack you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>PremiumRacks/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>Even if you have a dishwasher, there are some kitchen items you just don’t want to trust in …

FYI: Dermatologists Say These Are the Best Moisturizers for Rosacea

According to Jennifer Herrmann, MD, FAAD, at Moy, Fincher, Chips Facial Plastic Surgery and Dermatology in Beverly Hills, "Rosacea is a chronic …

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide For How To Use Color Correcting Concealer

I have a fun riddle for all of you! What’s yellow, green, purple, pink, tan, brown, and something that you’d want to put all over your face? If you …

Makeup

How to clean your couch

No matter if you have messy toddlers, distracted teenagers, a less-than-neat roommate or an untidy spouse, keeping your couch clean is a struggle. This simple process can help you take your sofa from grubby to great in just an afternoon.<p>Strip it down<p>The first step is to remove the cushion covers -- …

Cleaning

32 Amazing Father's Day Gifts That Aren't Socks and a Tie

Guaranteed to please even the fussiest of dads.<p>Dads tend to be the most neglected member of the family when it comes to gift-giving holidays. They're strong proponents of "not needing anything new," which explains why they usually get the most snooze-worthy presents (see: socks and ties). But your …

Shopping

This Is the Only Face Sunscreen That Looks Good Under My Makeup — and It's From Target!

Having problematic skin is something that has always haunted me when searching for new products. I have constant worrisome thoughts like, "Will this break me out or make me oily?" So when I embarked on a search for the perfect sunscreen, I was terrified of interrupting my routine with a product …

Bread Pudding Is the Instant Pot Breakfast You Want to Make

The Instant Pot craze shows no sign of slowing and, if you have one of the multi-cookers, you are probably experiencing a need to Instant Pot all of …

14 Affordable Rugs You Can Buy Right Now

Hint: go for one that you can use both indoors and outdoors. Here are our favorite wallet-friendly rugs you can buy ASAP!