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We found the best toy to keep kids entertained at restaurants and on planes

Parents, stop what you're doing: we've found the holy grail of restaurant toys.<p>Parents, stop what you're doing — we've found the holy grail of restaurant toys.<p>They're called Plus-Plus blocks, and they are amazing: portable, educational, fun, affordable. And they have the rare mystical ability to …

Kids

Who knew it was possible to get so excited about a can opener?

I spent a few months a while back in search of an electric can opened that actually worked reliably. After testing about six or seven different …

Countertops

Popcorn Chicken-Fried Steak Is a Game-Changer — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

5 Ridiculously Easy Chicken Bites with Only 2 Ingredients

<i>Welcome to Snapshot Cooking, the home of Kitchn's easiest recipes. These mini recipes are so simple you can practically cook from the</i> …

Recipes

This 2-Minute Facial Massage Technique Literally Changed the Shape of My Face

The best facial of my life involved no extractions. There were no lasers, no microdermabrasion machines, and no high-tech tools or showy face masks. …

Skin Care

12 Keto Crockpot Recipes That Won't Make You Feel Like You're Dieting

As much as we tout the trendy keto diet—which, as you know by now, is a low-carb regimen that relies on high-fat foods for energy—we also know that …

Cooking

15 Insanely Clever Accessories That Keep Your Kitchen More Organized

Does walking into your kitchen stress you out? Can you already hear your mother-in-law telling you she doesn’t understand how you find anything? Fear …

Turntables

The IGK Good Behavior Smoothing Spray Is Like a Keratin Treatment in a Bottle

Heat and humidity are like catnip for your hair. One exposure, and it starts going nuts. And while there is no shortage of smoothing treatments on the market, the coolest hair-care brand around is rolling out a brand-new one, just before the hottest days of summer.<p>Folks, meet IGK's Good Behavior, a …

Hair Care

Why You Should Join These 7 Facebook Groups For Women Entrepreneurs

When I was starting my business, I had no idea that Facebook groups had become one of the most powerful tools for entrepreneurs to connect with each other and their audiences. Once I did learn the value of Facebook groups, I was delighted to see these online communities transform into thriving …

Women Entrepreneurs

21 Things Anyone Without A Dishwasher Needs ASAP

Just a bunch of things that'll make hand-washing way less dreadful. (I know your pain.)<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</i> …

Cleaning

Easiest Berry Sauce

Food

This Japanese Facial Massage Will Totally Transform Your Face In One Minute

As a beauty editor, I've had the privilege of trying all sorts of professional facial treatments, but regardless of what spa I'm at or what …

Skin Care

These 2-Ingredient Bagels Are About to Change Your Life (and They Take Less Than 30 Minutes to Make)

<i>Healthy bagels that don’t taste like cardboard? We’re all ears.</i><p><i>This story originally appeared on Cookinglight.com by Jaime Ritter.</i><p>I’ve been seeing a …

Breakfast

Instant Pot® Garlic Roasted Melting Potatoes Recipe

"Try these absolutely crispy, creamy, and garlic-infused melting potatoes for a quick and easy weeknight side dish in your Instant …

25 Easy Family Meals That Cost Just $5 to Prep

When it comes to planning out dinner options for your family, the task can sometimes be a bit daunting — and expensive. If you want to make sure you have a variety of meals in rotation that are healthy and easy to make, kid-approved, and budget-friendly, we've got you covered. These 25 easy recipes …

This Spray Finally Solved My Summer-Frizz Struggle

For years, I would stop doing my hair when summer hit. Since there was no stopping humidity-induced frizz from ruining my loose beach waves, I would …

Is It OK to Use a Cast Iron Skillet on a Glass-Top Stove? — Tips from The Kitchn

While there are pros and cons to both gas and electric stovetops, there's one thing you can feel good about regardless of which cooktop you're using: …

15 Indulgent Italian Recipes That Are on the Keto Diet

Grab the Tuscan red wine, checkered tablecloth and Fellini films—Italian night is back, keto devotees. You might be cutting carbs, but you don’t have …

These Keto Breakfast Ideas Will Have You Jumping Out of Bed

Feeling groggy in the a.m. without all those carbs? These keto breakfasts will certainly wake you up.<p>Breakfast can seem like a chore. For starters, …

15 Keto Recipes for a Summer Barbecue That Are All Over Pinterest

Diet? You'll forget you're on one with so many delicious eats to choose from.<p>If you’ve decided to try the keto diet, you may be concerned about …

Cooking

18 New Shows to Watch This Summer

Plus 10 returning series worth catching up on<p>It’s typical at this point for each new season of television to feature a slate of movie stars making the transition onto the small screen, and this summer is no exception, serving up Kevin Costner, Hugh Grant, Amy Adams, Guy Pearce, and John Krasinski, …

TV

Recipe: Baked Jalapeño Popper Dip — Recipes from The Kitchn

I have just one bit of advice for you when serving this warm, cheesy dip at your next potluck, and I learned this from experience: Think very …

The Secret Attraction at Disney World That Most Guests Don’t Know About

Space Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, and It’s A Small World may be all-time favorites, but there’s a popular Disney attraction plenty guests …

31 Stock Tank Pool Designs and Ideas

01 of 32<p>Repurposing Those Galvanized Tubs and Troughs<p>Move over, above-ground and kiddie pools. Stock tank pools–those round, shallow, shiny …

Landscaping

Skip your pre-sandals pedicure with this genius baking-soda hack

The sudden arrival of seasonal warm weather (and the welcome influx of vitamin D) can leave the best of us unprepared for sandal season. Haven’t had …

I Tried Karlie Kloss's 3-Ingredient Pancakes and Now I'm Hooked

I Tried Karlie Kloss' 3-Ingredient Pancakes and Now I'm Hooked<p>Karlie and her recipe prove that healthy food can be delicious.<p>April 22, 2018<p>Karlie …

18 Ketogenic Snack Recipes to Whip Up Immediately

You’re keto, so most of the prepackaged snacks in the grocery store are out. But that doesn’t mean you have to deny yourself a salty, cheesy or sweet …

Food

The 8 Genius Hacks You Need to Know Before Visiting Harry Potter World

Going to Universal Studios’ Wizarding World of Harry Potter was a big deal for our family of six. Not only because all of us—adults and kids spanning …

Universal Studios

Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

Learning

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …