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Daylight Saving Time Is This Weekend. Here's What You Need to Know

As Nov. 5 approaches, it’s almost time for the United States to do its annual time warp again.<p>That’s right — Daylight Saving Time (often mistakenly …

The Persian Immortals

The Achaemenid Empire of Persia (550 - 330 BCE) had an elite corps of heavy infantry that was so effective, it helped them to conquer much of the …

Ancient History

The 25 Greatest Kitchen Hacks Every Cook Should Know

Genius ideas from the Cooking Light brain trust show you how to save time, minimize effort, make do deliciously, and not let anything get in your way …

7 Smart Yet Simple Ways to Handle Difficult People

This afternoon I took my son, Mac, to the community playground. As I was chatting with another parent, I looked over and saw Mac’s eyes welling up …

Want to Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Do These 3 Things (Most Parents Don't Do Any of Them)

All kids have the ability to develop mental muscle. We just need to teach them how.<p>Challenges, hardship, and setbacks are inevitable. Teaching kids to build mental muscle helps them become resilient. It's also the key to helping them reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But, it's easy to get so …

How to lose weight in a month

How to lose weight in a month<p>Photo: Shutterstock<p>The best way to lose weight is by making small changes to your eating habits. Quick weight loss diet …

10 Of The Most Incredible Natural Wonders You Never Knew Existed

Regardless of where you live and what you do, there are certain magical places in the world that everyone knows. Mount Everest. The Grand Canyon. …

16 Common Wedding Traditions—And The Shocking History Behind Them

Spoiler alert: Blushing brides in the olden days were a superstitious bunch.<p>There are certain details of every Southern wedding that are implemented …

Weddings

15 amazing places around the world that should be on your bucket list

<b>Seeing the great wonders of the world is one of the ultimate experiences in travel.</b><p>The Grand Canyon, Machu Picchu and the Acropolis are just a couple …

The Cocktail Everyone Was Obsessed With the Year You Were Born

Ah, the '80s were a good time to be of legal drinking age.<p>It's safe to say people will always love a good cocktail. And while that will stay the same, the drink of choice will constantly be changing. Take a look at some favorite sips the year you were born.

Expansion – Underwater Photography by Mallory Morrison

Dreamlike underwater photography of the series “Expansion” by Mallory Morrison.You may remember our article from 2016 about Mallory Morrison’s …

Photography

Underwater Atlantic Museum opens off Spain's Lanzarote island | CNN Travel

In Honor of Her 95th Birthday, 15 of Betty White's Best (and Funniest!) Quotes

Betty White is one of the most universally beloved celebrities out there. How beloved? Well, in the waning days of 2016, a few weeks before her 95th …

David Letterman

Why You're Not Losing Weight | Goop

Despite what we’ve long been told, and the pervasive amount of food- and fat-shaming in our culture, the number on the scale isn’t always a simple …

3 Holiday Cocktails That Are Better Than Christmas

Since it's cold outside, you deserve a treat that'll warm you up. Thanks to these three easy, artisanal cocktail recipes, your kitchen will feel like …

Here's What Eyeliner Looked Like 100 Years Ago

You might think that eyeliner was always part of a classic beauty routine, but until the 1920s, the average American woman had never even heard of it.<p>…

12 baking hacks that will seriously improve your next batch of cookies

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• The internet is filled with cookie baking hacks.</b><b><br>• Some of the best ones include using unsalted, room-temperature butter, and reducing the flour to make tender cookies.</b><b><br>• Also, don't forget to add a little sea salt to chocolate chip cookies.</b><p>It's the happiest time of the year — …

Dessert

Drink Decor: The Prettiest Liquor Bottles to Have on Your Bar Cart

Taste good > look good, but looking good doesn't hurt.<p>Bar cart—acquired. Now what to put on the damn thing? Here, some suggestions that will certainly gussy up that rolling thingamajig or make really great/boozy presents. (They're wrapped! Basically!)

How To Make Gingerbread Cookies

<b>Whisk the dry ingredients together:</b> Whisk the flour, ginger, cinnamon, baking soda, salt, cloves, and nutmeg together in a medium bowl; set</b> …

Dessert

Mari's Banana Cupcakes Recipe

"These cupcakes are fluffy, moist, and good to eat at any time of day. This recipe is very easy to do, so cheer up and bake! They are easy, …

Did Flying Ships Ever Exist – A Peek Into The Ancient Indian History

So, which picture portrays in your mind, when you think about history! Well, definitely it would include cannons, bullets, wars, or even the …

Anti-gravity

Different Drinks Do Give You a Different Drunk, But Only Because You Expect Them to

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

How to feed a college football team: Start at 4 a.m., and never stop cooking

By Roman Stubbs<p>, Reporter<p>To be the chef of a major college football program requires a different gear during training camp in August. This is Michael Christie’s fourth quarter of every year, the three-week slog that tests all of his skills and abilities. He is the first person on the move at …

Where Your Favorite Cocktails Were Invented Might Surprise You

Not sure about you, but for us, one of the great beauties of a hotel stay is coming "home" after a full day and night of exploring a new city, …

Laissez-Faire

Lifestyle

20 Small Habits That Create Lasting Happiness

Be proud, happy, and excited when you walk out the door in the morning.<p><i>How do you simplify your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Lukas Schwekendiek, life coach, motivational speaker,</b> …

The 20 Best Fat-Fighting Ingredients Worldwide

Sure, I love cooking at home, but my recipe repertoire is mostly limited to roasted veggies, pasta, and grilled chicken. And that’s exactly why I …

Nutrition

The Do’s and Don’ts of Compelling (and Sellable) Travel Photography

Don’t make your photo solely about a landmark or a tourist view of the location. The goal is to explore the city and photograph almost like a …

Landscape Photography

Eating Fat Burning Foods to Lose Weight!

Losing weight is a big goal for many people across the world. Obesity is one of the biggest problems around the world. Losing weight is hard. There …