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Why This New Protein Powder Is a Game Changer, According to a Nutritionist

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>A new type of protein powder is about to hit the market, and it’s going to be a total game changer: A …

Healthy Eating

How I Make a Full-Time Income in My Spare Time -- And How You Can, Too

Affiliate marketing is simple, but it's not easy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a young man, I learned how to make money online, initially to pay off my mother’s debt. I’ve used these same skills to create a lifestyle that many dream about, flying 96 times just this …


These are the top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in March 2018

Are you looking for a job? Spring is just around the corner — and a new, high-paying job could be as well. The job market has been heating up since …

Steve Jobs

Honestly, Y'all Are Sleeping On Buttermilk Pie

This is the best pie and I will accept no other answers.


I Could Eat a Whole Plate of These Sweet & Spicy Cauliflower Bites

By now you're probably very familiar with the fact that cauliflower is a magical ingredient. It no longer languishes on a sad crudité platter, …


If You Want to Slim Your Waist, These Are the 13 Best Side Plank Variations

You can skip the crunches because plank is one of the most effective core-carving poses. But don't forget to spend a little time on your obliques by adding these side plank variations to your strength-training routine.<p>Begin by lying on your side. Bring your right elbow directly under your right …


Pictures of the Week 3.8.18

Winter Sports

25 cool family vacation spots across the USA

Yellowstone National Park: It's hard not to be impressed by all of the incredible natural wonders the world's first national park has to offer. Because an active volcano lies beneath Yellowstone National Park, the site has more than 10,000 hydrothermal features such as mudpots, hot springs and …

National Parks

135 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

Store these away for future trivia nights.<p>1. Mister Rogers always mentioned out loud that he was feeding his fish because a young blind viewer once …

Matt Groening

What Are Adaptogens, and Why Is Everyone Talking About Them?

You've heard the word, but do you really know what an adaptogen is and which one is right for you?<p>If you've ever chilled in a salt cave or stockpiled supplement powders, you've definitely heard about adaptogens. They're the supposed panacea for anxiety, depression, insomnia, hormonal issues, sex …

Alternative Medicine

The science-backed 7-minute fitness routine is a great way to get in shape

Looking for a way to get the benefits of a trip to the gym at home with no equipment? The Johnson & Johnson Official 7-Minute Workout can help.<p>Admittedly, when I first heard about the app, I assumed it was all hype. I was wrong.<p>Designed by exercise physiologist Chris Jordan, the app gets your heart …


I Drank Fire Cider for a Week, and I Don’t Need Coffee Anymore

WHAT IS FIRE CIDER?<p>THE EXPERIENCE<p>THE VERDICT<p>Apple cider vinegar has been touted as the remedy for everything from dull skin to dandruff, so it’s not surprising that fire cider, an apple cider vinegar drinking tonic, has been catching on too. Fire vinegar, as it’s also known, is not unlike a shrub …

Alternative Medicine

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …


The protein-packed brownie recipe you can totally eat for breakfast

There are some moments in life (weekend movie marathons, celebrating after you cleaned your entire apartment, waking up with a random chocolate …


12 Speedy Keto Recipes You Can Make on One Sheet Pan


You'll Be Seeing Brussels Sprouts in a Whole New Light After Trying These 12 Recipes

Brussels sprouts might be a festive season staple, but there's no reason why they shouldn't be on your plate all year-round. These filling vegetables …


These Lunch Recipes Taste Delicious and Help Reduce Belly Fat

Sorry if you're tired of hearing that abs are made in the kitchen, but it's true! Eating certain foods that are proven to diminish belly fat can make tackling that belly fat through diet even more effective. Choose foods such as eggs, lean protein (especially fish like salmon), tofu, whole grains, …

Healthy Eating

8 Slow Cooker Recipes To Get Rid Of Belly Fat

We love a solid one-and-done meal. That’s why our slow cooker gets a ton of use. It’s a lot less tempting to order take-out when you can so easily …


The One Anti-Inflammatory Food To Eat For Breakfast If You Want A Flat Stomach

So, you woke up super bloated and feeling uncomfortable, now what? You have a few options to get a flat stomach, and they don’t involve crawling back …


Mother's nightmare at Mexico resort: 'There is more to this deeper, darker story than we know'

Canadian mother Karen Newton recalls the frantic night she spent searching for her daughter while the pair were staying at a resort in Mexico.<p>Families are coming forward saying they have experienced the same problems at Mexican resorts. Police are investigating the death of a young woman at the …


I Tried Lush’s Magical ‘Sleepy’ Lotion and It Knocked Me Out in 15 Minutes

My arch nemesis? Sleep. I’ve tried melatonin chews, magnesium drinks, magnetic bracelets, white noise machines, eating less before bed, eating <i>more</i> …

Sensitive Skin

Surreal Photos Look Like They’re Straight Out of a Dream

Russian fine art photographer Platon Yurich creates dreamlike images by merging surrealism with digital art. A talented photo manipulator, filmmaker, and creative director, Yurich’s growing portfolio of conceptual photography evokes mystery and wonder, and encourages the viewer to explore their …


Tips From a Professional Photographer: How to Capture the Perfect Sunrise

We've all been there, gazing at a magnificent sunrise and wanting to capture the moment, only to have the photograph turn out horrible. What is it that makes it so difficult to translate the magic and beauty of a sunrise into the perfect picture? Professional photographer Anton Gorlin, who recently …

Landscape Photography

A big tax break could be yours, just by renting out a room

Look we all want to make extra money aside from our normal 9-5 jobs and many Americans look to side jobs to help out with that. Veuer's Nick Cardona (@nickcardona93) tells us, some Americans aren't doing this important thing with their money. Buzz60

Personal Finance

Pictures of the Week 2.16.18

Winter Sports

Top chef reveals secret to making perfect pancakes - and the common batter mistake we make

It's almost that most wonderful time of the year - Pancake Day !<p>Nestled between Christmas and Valentine's Day , Shrove Tuesday provides some much …


How To Grow Cucamelons – The Coolest And Tastiest Fruit You Will Grow All Year!

The cucamelon is a native plant to Central American and Mexico. Today, you may hear cucamelons referred to as Mexican sour gherkin, mouse melon, or …

5 incredible ways to use your smartphone’s camera you never knew until now

It’s hard to believe but many people, including myself, hardly use a smartphone to make phone calls anymore. By the way, in case you still do and …

Study finds link between processed food and cancer

Those of us who eat highly-processed food are more likely to develop cancer.<p>According to a group of French scientists who've studied the diets of more than 100,000 people, eating highly-processed (or ultra-processed) food puts people at a higher risk of developing cancer.<p>Ultra-processed foods …


Let Harvard teach you about Buddhism in this free online course you can take now

Harvard University's popular course on Buddhism returns with an interactive feature and great content.<br>Read More