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2-Minutes Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Quick and simple, this 2-minute chocolate peanut butter cake is the best choice when you want to eat something sweet and delicious! This dessert is …

Dessert

Exploring the South: The Best of Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston, South Carolina. is well known for its “moonlight and magnolias” past, but today the little town is jostling with bigger cities because of …

Mad Men

5 expert tips for stunning detail in landscape photos

How do you make a mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? How can you get …

Landscape Photography

4 things to consider before making your home smart

The smart home dream is more attainable than ever. But there are some things you should know before diving in.<p>A home full of automations and smart devices in every room sounds about as futuristic it gets. A voice-controlled oven, a TV that doubles as art or an indoor garden that practically manages …

Smart Homes

7 Trips You Should Take Before You Turn 50

Trips To Take Before 50<p>A Solo Trip<p>Yes, you should absolutely <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i> our way across a foreign country. This study found that the reason most …

Travel

How Your Home Sale Will Be Taxed

Singles don't have to pay taxes on up to $250,000 in profits on the sale of their home, and couples can shelter twice that amount from taxes. But …

Retirement

Top 10 Cities to Visit in Europe

There are 44 countries in Europe today, many with cities that have a long history that goes back thousands of years. The below list top 10 cities to …

European Travel

7 Ways to Cope With Inflation in Retirement

The Pennsylvania Turnpike lifted its toll by 6 percent in January, and it will now cost $47.55 to cross the state. Amazon announced an 18 percent …

Retirement

Meet a Low-Maintenance, Drought-Resistant Plant Wonder

The hot new trend in planting right now is: grass. Grass? — you may find yourself asking. How could anybody get excited about grass? But that's …

Landscaping

Egyptian Papyrus Retells Biblical Story of Abraham and Isaac

OXFORD, ENGLAND—<i>Live Science</i> reports that Michael Zellmann-Rohrer of Oxford University has translated a 1,500-year-old papyrus discovered near the …

Ancient History

Best Ways to Save for Retirement - Even When You're Living Paycheck to Paycheck

With 69% of Americans currently holding less than $1,000 in retirement accounts, according to a study by GoBankingRates.com, the long-term financial …

Retirement

What Is Vancouver Famous For? A Top 10 List

What is Vancouver, British Columbia famous for? Here is the top ten list.<p>Vancouver Is Famous for Its Beauty<p>One of the most famous things about …

Western Canada

How to Steal Someone's Identity in 45 Minutes

SAN FRANCISCO -- You can totally steal someone's identity after only 45 minutes of online research, a security expert said Wednesday (April 18) at …

Social Media

Avoiding type 2 diabetes – there is more than one diet to choose from

If you have high blood glucose, but not high enough to be diagnosed with diabetes (so-called prediabetes) you may have been advised by your doctor to …

Diabetes

Release Your Tight Jaw & Neck In 6 Feel-Good Steps

<i>Here at mbg, we believe that beauty is uniquely yours. In our video series Bare Your Beauty, we break down various techniques, rituals, and how-to’s</i> …

Yoga

The Biggest Mistakes Retirees Make in Budgeting for Retirement

Navigating retirement can be difficult for lots of reasons. One of the biggest is that it forces people to make plans based on spending assumptions that won’t become a reality for decades.<p>Guessing wrong can be the difference between a comfortable retirement and one that is a struggle.<p>“It’s a lot …

Retirement

Female pattern baldness: Treatment and genetics

It is normal for women to shed some hair each day, but when bald patches or thinning occurs, it may be due to female pattern baldness.<p>Shedding about …

Hair Care

Warren Buffett's Advice for a Stock Market Crash

Author: Daniel Sparks | April 18, 2018<p>Source: The Motley Fool<p>1 of 9<p>Why you should heed Buffett's advice<p>If you could only listen to one person's …

Investing

The Bible Story Reboots. Have You Noticed?

April 17, 2018 by Bob Seidensticker<p>A reboot is a new release of a story in comic, film, television series, or other form that discards continuity …

Theology

Why The Ten Commandments Are Practices of Liberation

A high school teacher of mine used to entertain his class by rattling off lists of oxymorons: pretty ugly, jumbo shrimp, constant variable. Sometimes …

Religion

The Noahide Laws

God speaks to Noah and his children as they exit the ark: ‘Behold, I establish my covenant with you, and with your seed after you.’ (Genesis …

Theology

What is hell?

The recent dispute over whether Pope Francis denied the existence of hell in an interview attracted wide attention. This isn’t surprising, since the …

Theology

The Bible - Facts Summary

OLD TESTAMENT<p>The Old Testament is the first section of the Bible, covering the creation of Earth through Noah and the flood, Moses and more, …

Theology

Remarkable Evidence That the Bible Is the Word of God

Noted Bible experts say that the historical evidence surrouding the ancient book gives strong reasons to trust its contents. Dr. Jonathan Morrow, who …

Theology

Attention women: Your choice of blood pressure medicine may affect your risk of pancreatic cancer

In findings with potentially broad implications for the public's health, new research has found that some women who treat their high blood pressure with a class of drugs that relaxes the blood vessels were more likely to develop pancreatic cancer than those who use other hypertension medications.<p>In …

Cancer

5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home

Ready to unload your property? Here's how to find the right professional to help you.<p>Whether you want to relocate for work, downsize, or get more …

Real Estate

Want to Raise Creative Kids? Science Says Do This With Their Toys (but Most Parents Are Afraid to)

No, it's not just "throw the toys out," like my dad once pretended to do<p>When I was little, my dad once got annoyed at my brother for not cleaning his room. So he took all the toys, announced he was donating them to the Salvation Army--and drove around with them in the trunk of his car for a few …

Kids

Video Streaming Services That Will Let You Cut Cable TV

Cable TV channels used to keep you tethered to pay TV. But some online video streaming services now give any cord cutter with an internet connection …

Televisions

Cutting the cord? Let us help you find the best service for live-streaming TV

For those fed up with their cable or satellite TV company, there has never been a better time to cut the cord. Streaming video services are giving …

Televisions

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

France