Carissa Fountain

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The Smartest Laundry Tool You're Not Currently Using

When I first moved to Chicago, the cold, winter shock of a shared basement laundry room was there to greet me. I had to go outside and up and down …

Laundry Rooms

Game-changing iDrive offers unlimited mobile backup for life

<b>No monthly subscription</b>, <b>unlimited data backup</b>, and even <b>cross-platform compatible</b> despite the iName). This is why iDrive has made our <b>special deal post</b>, and remarkably right now it’s available for a <b>one-off payment</b> of just $19.99.<p>You might well ask why you would pay for mobile backup when there are …

256-Bit

What's The Best Workout To Help You Wake Up In The Morning? The Scientific 7-Minute Workout Can Give You A Surprising Boost

If mornings aren't your jam, and you hit snooze eleventy-million times before diving head first into a pot of dark roast, you probably don't have a …

Exercise

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

Simple Slow-Cooked Korean Beef Soft Tacos Recipe

"This recipe was handed down to me by a Korean friend. So full of flavor! I wanted to share it with you all. I did tweak it a little to add more …

Recipes

43 Vintage Recipes from the ’40s Worth Trying Today

The 1940s were full of swing music, victory gardens and the invention of the microwave. Get a taste of the 40s with these vintage recipes that are …

Cooking

These yoga moves pretty much feel like a massage

In the same way that you can do less and get more out of your yoga class, so too, can you master moves on your mat that feel like a massage.<p>I repeat: …

Yoga

8 Nutrient Deficiencies That Can Cause Fatigue, According To Experts

If you've been feeling sluggish or low-energy recently, you may want to take a look at what you're eating. What we eat can play a role in how tired …

Wellness

Researchers Find Grave Downside to Sleeping More Than 8 Hours a Day

"I think that longer sleep could be a red flag."<p>It’s no secret that chronic sleep deprivation is taking its toll on America’s health, but a new study …

Sleep

The One Tea You Should Have At Bedtime If You Want A Flat Stomach, According To A Nutritionist

A healthy nighttime routine is just one of the many things you can do to shed those extra pounds and get a flat stomach. Weight loss experts …

Weight Loss

How to master cacio e pepe, the deceptively difficult paragon of pasta

The first time I attempted to make cacio e pepe, I thought it had to be just about the easiest pasta dish to make, outside of the un-sauced spaghetti …

Italy

20 Times Animals Were Rude As Hell To Each Other

It's a turtle-shoving, dolphin-bonking world, you guys.

Animals

23 Easy Breakfast Recipes for Stressed-Out People

When it’s 9 a.m. and you’re one foot out the door, the last thing you need to worry about is your grumbling stomach. Presenting 23 breakfast recipes …

Breakfast

This 30-Day Plank Challenge Will Transform Your Body

A strong core is the foundation of a strong body. Think about it: A tree would fall if its trunk weren't solid and stable. Doing core work isn't just …

Workouts

The 10 Most-Saved Recipes from Kitchn This July — Recipes from The Kitchn

We're at the height of summer cooking right now, and it's all about the easy recipes that get you through the week (and leave the oven off as much as …

Cooking

“Crio” Is Going To Become A Favorite Online Tool Of Many Teachers

I have previously blogged about SAS Curriculum Pathways many times (forty times, in fact).<p>I use it in all my classes and, particularly, in my Social …

Education Technology

What Happens When You Eat 3 Whole Eggs Every Day You’ll be Surprised What It Does to Your Body!

Traditionally, eggs are believed to be bad for the health because of the level of cholesterol they contain. In fact, eggs like avocados or coconut …

Nutrition

Customer's email exchange with Cards Against Humanity escalates beyond all expectations

If you ask the people behind Cards Against Humanity a question, you'd better be prepared for the answer.<p>Or in this case, the deliveries. The many, …

Cards Against Humanity

This Mushroom Cauliflower Rice Skillet Is a 20-Minute Meal

<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 favorites.</i><p>I …

Food

Man has 4 limbs amputated after dog lick leads to severe infection, report says

A 48-year-old man with a history of good health and who has spent his life around dogs was forced to have all of his limbs amputated after contracting a rare blood infection that likely came from his own pooch.<p>Greg Manteufel, of West Bend, Wisc., landed in the emergency room last month with what he …

Medicine

5 Magazines Worth Your Time: Wellness Edition

<i>With winter just around the corner, it’s a good time to start thinking about our overall wellness and how we are going to stay healthy despite the onslaught of germs, cold weather, and other immunity challenges. Before summer winds down and time speeds up again, check out the following Flipboard</i> …

Work Stress

Gummy bears are the key to maximizing your workouts (seriously)

Gym rats and total newbies alike know that your hungry muscles need a hearty helping of protein immediately after working out to build back what’s …

Nutrition

The 30 Best Arms Exercises of All Time

1 of 31<p>Top Arm Moves<p>Doing compound barbell movements is necessary for getting strong. However, squats and deadlifts alone just won't get you …

Workouts

5 Amazon obscure settings you should change now

The items we buy say a lot about our lifestyles, our finances, and our domestic lives. If you have an Amazon account, the amount of data that the retail giant collects is astonishing. Many people don’t know you get much more just free two-day shipping with a Prime account.<p>With these different areas …

Amazon Echo

The 5:2 Diet Helps You Lose Weight and Body Fat — If You Do It Properly

If you want to lose weight but can't stand the thought of giving up your favorite foods every day, you might consider the 5:2 diet as a possible …

Weight Loss

45 Favorite Side Dishes

1 of 45<p>Hoppin’ Juan<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 45<p>Minty Grilled Summer Squash<p>3 of 45<p>Garlic-and-Herb Chickpea Fries with Whipped Feta<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 45<p>Confetti …

Cooking

The 16 Best Bodyweight Squat Variations For the Ultimate Booty Burn

No barbell? No dumbbells? No problem! You can still tone your legs and booty with the ultimate bodyweight move: the squat. Try these variations to up your booty gains.<p>Begin with your feet slightly wider than hip-width apart and toes pointed slightly outward.<br>• Keeping your weight in your heels, sit …

Workouts

This Is Ina Garten's Most Popular Pasta Recipe on the Food Network

Cooking has not always been my strong suit, but watching countless hours of <i>The Barefoot Contessa</i> has. Now on its 24th season, the Food Network show …

Seafood

The Bestselling Amazon Bed Sheets Are Just $30 (And Have More Than 30,000 5-Star Reviews)

The debate over bedding, particularly what qualities make for the best bed sheets, is never-ending. For those who love a thick, cool-to-the-touch …

Shopping

Chocolate Avocado Bread

Avocado is a healthy fat so naturally we wanted to see if we could use avocado in place of the fat in our favorite zucchini bread. Now that there's …

Food