Barbara Bonhome

1,004 Added | 22 Magazines | 384 Likes | 13 Following | 26 Followers | @BarbaraBonhome | Keep up with Barbara Bonhome on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Barbara Bonhome”

A deadly virus that rats can spread to humans is hitting breeders and pet owners in the US for the first time

People with pet rats should practice safe rodent handling and good hand hygiene to avoid catching a virus that can jump from rats to humans, infectious disease experts warn.<p>For the first time, doctors in the US and Canada have confirmed cases of rodent-born Seoul virus spreading from pet rats to …

Disease

22 Things That Would Totally Happen If "Parks And Rec" And "The Office" Worlds Collided

April and Creed = best friends forever.

Comedy

Denzel Washington movies: 20 greatest films ranked from worst to best

Unimedia Images/REX/Shutterstock

Denzel Washington

Benchmark session: How fast is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845?

With each new smartphone cycle comes one certainty — a new round of processors, each promising faster performance and better graphics than ever before. While processors from Qualcomm, Samsung, and Huawei power most of the smartphones on the market, one company’s SoCs are often adopted by most …

Cellular Networks

T-Mobile addresses port-out scam by texting customers

T-Mobile is notifying customers and urging them to add a port validation passcode to their accounts.<p>The messages come as what’s known as port-out …

Identity Theft

Gore defends Trump solar tariffs decision

Al Gore and President Donald Trump might disagree on many things, but the former vice president defended the Republican leader Thursday on his administration's recent decision to impose new tariffs on solar imports.<p>“I don't typically defend him. [But] I will say, in this case, it really did not …

Donald Trump

Belgium 'abduction': Woman uses phone map to provide her location

<b>A woman who says she was abducted in Belgium has been found after locating herself on her smartphone and sharing the address with her brother.</b><p>The 19-year-old student said five men kidnapped her in front of a nightclub in the capital Brussels on Friday.<p>She told police she was drugged and kept locked …

Crime

This $110 smart thermostat has a simple feature you won’t find on any Nest or ecobee

The Nest Learning Thermostat is by far our favorite smart thermostat right now, and the ecobee4 isn’t far behind. There are plenty of other options …

Eastern Europe in September

September is an ideal month for travel to Eastern Europe. Crowds have died down, the summer heat has faded, and autumn brings with it a soft beauty …

Eastern Europe

These Crispy Chicken Thighs Are the Only Way to Start the Year

Chicken thighs, with garlic-honey, are here for the first Rent Week of the year. Breathe. You're in a safe space now.<p>My wallet is not doing well. To be completely frank, it's more depleted than my iPhone's battery after a new software update. That’s what the holidays do; they strip your checking …

Cooking

What Your Instant Pot Buttons Mean

The Instant Pot is user friendly in so much as it is a very safe, self-contained, all-in-one multi-cooker, but its user interface is not exactly …

This is the Secret to Making Bakery-Worthy Bread at Home

Bake perfect loaves every time.<p>Baking bread might seem intimidating, especially if you’re a novice baker. But it’s not as hard as you might think—and …

I Tried 5 Days Of Meal Prep — & Here's How Much It Cost

The new year always seems to bring a newfound desire to get our lives in order and start "adulting" once and for all. A major goal of mine for 2018: …

These 3 Companies Are Cheering Amazon's Holiday Sales

The holiday shopping season is in the rearview mirror and retailers are just now beginning to look back on their performances.<p>In its typically cryptic press release, online seller <b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ: AMZN) provided sparse details about the results of its just-completed holiday shopping season. The …

Investing

Dunkin' Donuts scaling back 10 percent of food, drink menu

CANTON, Mass. (AP) — So long strawberry banana smoothie. Goodbye steak and egg breakfast sandwich.<p>Dunkin' Donuts is cutting back on its food and drink offerings. The Boston Herald reports the new, simplified menu is expected to roll out in New England locations starting Monday before expanding …

Recipe: Martha Stewart's Slow Cooker Cheesecake

Slow Cooker Cheesecake by Martha Stewart<p>Serves 6<p><i>For the crust:</i> <br>Cooking spray <br>3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs <br>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>2 …

Science says the happiest couples have 13 characteristics

Romantic relationships are challenging, rewarding, confusing, and exhilarating—sometimes all at the same time.<p>Should you take things slowly at the beginning or dive right in? Can things stay hot in the bedroom even after years of being together? What happens when one of you wants to use a holiday …

Happiness

We're About to See a Rare Moon That Hasn't Appeared For More Than 150 Years

This hasn't happened since 31 March 1866.<p>If you were awestruck by the New Year's Day super moon, hold onto your pants.<p>On January 31, around midnight, …

6 Colorful Lunches To Pack This Week To Lose 6 Pounds

It's hard to stick to your diet when lunchtime comes around at work and all you want to order is Chinese food. But, a simple fix to staying on your …

Very Merry Breakfast Muffins & Breads

Round out a complete Christmas breakfast spread with these quick bites.<p>A yummy Christmas morning spread in the South wouldn’t be complete without an …

Here's What It Means If Your Poop Floats

What you're eating might be to blame<p>Your poop can tell you a lot about your health. Red in the bowl—which can signal anything from hemorrhoids to colon cancer—is a known red flag. But what if the color is just fine, but it doesn't exactly sink to the bottom of the bowl like normal poop does?<p>It's …

The inventor of Linux is furious at Intel

Linus Torvalds, the inventor and founder of the Linux operating system, is not known for holding back strong opinions he has about computers, and he is now one of the loudest voices critical of Intel's handling of "Meltdown," the flaw revealed Wednesday that could enable an attacker to steal …

Linux

A Train Called Anne Frank? German Railway Plan Prompts Outcry

Toward the end of 1944, after the Gestapo raided the Amsterdam canal house where they had hidden, Anne Frank and her family were crammed into a cattle wagon on a train bound for Auschwitz.<p>Now, 73 years after she boarded that wagon, leaving behind a diary that would one day be read around the world, …

Europe
Extremism

Apple Investigates Reports of iPhone 8 'Swelling'

Bloomberg's Mark Gurman discusses the reports of iPhone 8 batteries expanding and cracking phone casings. He speaks with Bloomberg's Cory Johnson on …

Mobile Technology

Mozilla's Firefox Quantum browser is ridiculously fast

Mozilla today announced that its significant overhaul of the Firefox browser — called Firefox Quantum — had entered the beta stage, making it tantalisingly close to a general consumer release.<p>Firefox Quantum isn’t an incremental release, but rather a significant step forward for the enduring …

Software
Donald Trump

Why everyone should ditch Beats for these headphones

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

12 Things You Need to Know Before Going Vegan

Switching to a vegan diet? Here's what you need to know before making the change.

12 Meal Prep Ideas For Eating All Week

If you think of meal prep as another begrudged Sunday activity (perhaps somewhere between folding laundry and balancing your checkbook), we get it. …