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The Brand New Podcasts Of 2018 We're Most Excited About

I never struggle to wake up on Thursday mornings, and it’s because I know new episodes of two of my favorite podcasts — <i>Reply All</i> and <i>Who? Weekly</i> — are …

Podcasting

The opposite of a narcissist is an 'empath' — here are the signs you could be one

Empathy is the ability to understand the way someone else is feeling. Most people who do not have antisocial or narcissistic personality disorders feel empathy on some level.<p>But some people are more empathetic than others, and those very high up on the scale are known as empaths.<p>"An empath is an …

8 reasons why you can still see your dark circles

Cucumber patches? Tick. Eight hours sleep? Tick. Endless application of eye cream? Tick. We get it, you’ve tried just about everything, yet still can’t shake that dullness under your eyes.<p>While it's true that genetics can play a part, it's also worth knowing a few tricks of the trade - particularly …

NYC's Best New Restaurants of 2017

I t’s hard to succinctly summarize what happened in New York City’s dining scene in 2017. In past years, some overarching theme has emerged -- …

How to Eat Your Way Through New York's Hudson Valley in a Day

A whirlwind exploration of one of North America's most exciting food and drink destinations right now.<p>Long before the West Coast grew to become the …

The Truth About The Unicorn Facial Serum You've Seen All Over Instagram

Whether it’s for over-the-top Halloween makeup #inspo or as a kind of social experiment, if you watch enough 15-second Instagram clips of beauty …

Skin Care

Eater's Guide to Dining in D.C.

No matter how many people try to argue that Washington is a city of stodgy politicos, its food scene proves there’s so much more than that. From a wide variety of international offerings to stunning neighborhood restaurants, the rest of the country is starting to realize what locals already know — …

Washington D.C.

Austin Monthly Names Its 9 Best New Restaurants of 2017

<i>Austin</i> <i>Monthly</i> has been revealing its best new restaurants of 2017 slowly over on social media. The list of nine restaurants and a trailer includes already-lauded places like the universally beloved <b>Kemuri</b> <b>Tatsu-ya</b> (Eater roving critic Bill Addison is a fan), barbecue trailer from Freedmen’s founding …

Texas

This song is so relaxing, scientists recommend NOT listening while behind the wheel

The next time you need to unwind, there’s one song in particular that’s likely to relax you. Its effect is so strong, in fact, that one doctor …

7 Updates on Upcoming Restaurant Openings in Austin

<i>MUELLER</i> — <b>Quack’s</b> forthcoming bakeries, <b>Lady Quackenbush’s Cakery</b> in Mueller and Captain Quackenbush’s Coffeehouse and Bakery in South Austin, are still a-go. The former’s walls are painted, floors tiled, and most importantly, the ovens installed. The bakeshop is aiming to open mid-July.<p><i>NORTH LOOP</i> — …

Texas

Meet Darla, D.C.’s New Roving Bar Car

D.C.’s new on-the-go Airsteam trailer, which has been appearing everywhere this summer from remote farms to boozy promotional events, is hitting the town this week..<p>Find the sleek SilverStream machine, nicknamed Darla, at CityCenter DC on Wednesday, October 18. Homegrown bakery Rare Sweets plans to …

The Gordon Ramsay Breakfast Video Taking the Internet By Storm

Gordon Ramsay may be British, but he knows his way around a classic American breakfast. In a video, released on his Youtube channel over the weekend, the tempestuous chef shows us a hashbrown hack for the ages and a method for cooking eggs that has me waiting for the weekend. But don’t just take my …

New Study Eases Long-Held Fears About Hormone Replacement Therapy

Women who took hormone replacement therapy back in the 1990s for menopause symptoms are no more likely to die decades later than women who did not take HRT, a new study finds.

HRT will not shorten lives, women told after new research published

Follow-up to alarming reports issued at turn of century says women on therapy do not die sooner than those on placebos<p>Women will be able to take hormone replacement pills without worrying that the therapy will shorten their lifespans, according to the longest follow-up yet of research that raised …

Women's Health

Are robo-calls driving you crazy? Here’s how to block and beat them.

I'd know her voice anywhere. "Rachel from Cardholder Services" has called me so many times over the years that I've got it memorized. The Federal Trade Commission tried to come between us in 2015 by fining Rachel $700,000, but Rachel kept calling. In fact, Rachel called me about a week ago. She …

Identity Theft

How to survive a marathon flight

Surviving long-haul flights wasn't Akshay Nanavati's top concern as a Marine. Nanavati, who served as a communication liaison in Iraq, worried more about what would happen after the 15-hour trip from San Diego to Baghdad.<p>"We had to hit the ground running," remembers Nanavati, now a consultant based …

Flying

13 Essential Speakeasies Around D.C.

While Prohibition is long gone and there are bars aplenty all across the DMV, there's something sexy about heading below ground or behind a cleverly concealed entryway to sip fancy drinks inside lively spaces. Cocktail fans may be familiar with some of the area's longstanding hideaways (<b>The Gibson</b>,</b> …

Washington D.C.

9 Of The Best Shops For Affordable, Quality Work Clothes

We know you're currently busy freely browsing the internet, but we're interrupting to remind you of the hard truth: The majority of your week is …

Why The Internet Is Going Crazy Over This Mattress

Casper is only three years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

Anthony Bourdain’s Top 5 New York City Restaurants

Where to eat like Bourdain in the Big Apple.<p>There are a lot of people we'd take a restaurant recommendation from, but Anthony Bourdain tops the …

Anthony Bourdain

Amish Sourdough Bread Starter Recipe

Friendship bread, which is also known as Amish sourdough starter bread, is often given similar to the way a chain letter is shared. This recipe is …

Bread

12 Side Hustles That Are Made for Introverts

There’s never been a better time to pursue a side hustle. But even if all the signs to start your hustle are there, being an introvert comes with a tricky set of anxieties that can make starting your own business seem frustratingly out of reach. Luckily, while some side hustles require you to …

What's the Difference Between Bread Flour, All-Purpose Flour, Cake Flour, and Pastry Flour? (Phew!)

By Claire Saffitz<p>Yeah, it's kind of a lot. Wondering which of the gazillion flours out there you're supposed to use for what? Let's break it down.<p><i>It's OK: We all make mistakes. But you know what's less OK? Not learning from them. Welcome to Effed It Up, a semi-regular column where you, the</i> …

Austin’s Best Tourist Trap Restaurants

It can be difficult for Austinites to show friends, family, and visitors around the city without falling prey to tourist traps, those places that locals try to avoid at all costs. Is there good food downtown after watching the bats fly out of the South Congress bridge? (Yes.) Is Franklin Barbecue …

Texas

The Street Style Guide to Wearing Loafers in 2017

Trend alert! The classic loafer got an edgy makeover this summer. Prepare to re-meet the “modern loafer” — AKA the trendiest street shoe that will take you from work to your vacay in a flash. Its sophisticated aesthetic is perfect for almost every occasion, whether you’re rocking an elevated-casual …

First Look: 10 Things You're Definitely Going to Want from IKEA's 2018 Catalog, Before it Comes Out

It's About to Be 2018 at IKEA!<p>The arrival of a new IKEA catalog is an annual event to be celebrated, and, if you’re anything like us, spent marking …

18 Beauty Products That'll Basically Save Your Summer

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Before & After: A Bedroom Goes From a Bare Space to a Serene Escape

Just twenty minutes from downtown Tampa, in a community called Lutz, sits the home of Becky and Mike Daly, affectionally the subject of their home …

Cyclist shows what competing in the Tour de France can do to your legs

If you want to know what riding 1,758 miles over 17 days in the Tour de France can do to a person's legs, Polish cyclist Pawel Poljanski has the answer in a single photo.<p>After riding in the 16th stage of cycling's most prestigious event on Tuesday, Poljanski, 27, posted a picture of his legs on …

Cycling

These super cool pictures show Frank Sinatra at his best in 1960s Miami

Back when ‘Florida Man’ meant something different<p>In 1964 and 1965, an aging Frank Sinatra allowed <i>Life</i> photographer John Dominis to tag along during …

Frank Sinatra