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The 10 Best-Selling Eye Creams on Amazon

It's no secret that what your skin needs in the winter isn't always what it's going to need as we move, albeit slowly, into the spring season — and your eye cream is no exception. Because our skin can change quicker than you may think as the temperature and humidity starts to rise, Christy Rainey, …

Skin Care

Here’s how to make the salary expectations question work for you

During the job interview process, you should have three ideas about compensation clear in your mind before you get the salary expectations question: …

Employment

14 short-run podcast series that are perfect for a travel weekend

Have a few hours to kill? More podcasts are taking the miniseries approach<p>Call them short-runs, call them mini-series: these 14 selected shows all opted to explore a single topic in depth for more than two episodes over the course of 2017. If you’re not ready to marathon listen to a whole …

Police Shootings

How trainer Kirsty Godso eats ketogenic every day—and why she’ll never go back

<i>In addition to being a Nike Master Trainer, Kirsty Godso has crafted two workouts—Pyrogirls, which pops up at cool girl hot spot Sky Ting Yoga as</i> …

Nutrition

Goat Cheese And Roasted Garlic Beehive, The Best Appetizer Ever

You know a dish is a hit when guests come back after the party to ask if there’s any left over.<p>That’s what happened when I made this goat cheese and roasted garlic beehive a few years ago, and I’ve been making it every year since. The recipe comes from Chester Hastings’ book <i>The Cheesemonger’s</i> …

Cheese

If You've Read Even 7 Of This Year's Best Books You're Doing Pretty Good

How does your reading pile stack up against this year's most acclaimed reads?

Eight great tricks for reading people’s body language

Body language provides an amazing amount of information on what other people are thinking <i>if</i> you know what to look for. And who hasn’t wanted to read …

25 Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes for Busy Weeknights — Recipes from The Kitchn

We can think of few things better than walking through the door after a long day and knowing that a home-cooked meal awaits us. And since we don't …

Cooking

12 Healthy Food Swaps For Your Favorite Refined Carbs

Make no mistake: Carbohydrates are essential—they’re the body’s main energy source. But the more refined a carb is, the worse it is for you: “Refined …

Healthy Eating

Your no-fail guide to using sage to clear your home

For thousands of years, cultures around the world have believed that a person’s energy is like perfume—once you come in contact with someone else’s …

Marie Kondo

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

Sex, Dating, and Cerebral Palsy: Ryan J. Haddad Brings Gay Intimacy and Disability to the Stage

Ryan J. Haddad was diagnosed with cerebral palsy when he was 2. His family’s great, but the response to him from gay men has been so bizarre and …

Tom Arnold Sat On The Trump N-Word Tape Like An Asshole

“Take my tiny hand, Tom. Tell everyone how yuge it felt, and I will shower you in the finest cocaine.”<p>Remember back when <b>Pussy-gate</b> happened, and …

We taste 9 mole pastes, seeking best shortcut to classic Mexican sauce

Mexican mole (pronounced MO-lay) can seem intentionally bewildering, but the word actually has a very simple definition. Mole means sauce in the historic Nahuatl language spoken by the Aztecs, which explains why there are dozens of varieties of mole, including more than a few that are quite easy to …

Spices

Christmas Eggnog: The Annotated Recipe

A look at the origins of this classic holiday drink and how to mix it up properly.<p>OK, eggnog is not strictly a cocktail. It will, however, get your …

The Ultimate Pot Roast

Braising never goes out of style, but with some French technique and ingredient strategy, it can be perfected<p>Make the beef: Season the beef …

Food

15 DIYs to Dress Up Your Coffee Table for Christmas

Why does the coffee table seem so hard to decorate at Christmas when it’s so easy the rest of the year? In the Spring, it holds vases of lovely …

A Self-Taught Embroidery Master Brings the Greenhouse to Needlepoint

Petite, botanical beauties breathe fresh, photosynthetic life into embroidery.<p>Richly-colored plants hang in terracotta pots, showing off their lilting green limbs. Geodes pop off textile backgrounds in candy-colored, needlepoint renderings. In the precise and lovely works of Sarah K. Benning, the …

Art

A homely spaghetti carbonara recipe

In the 1980s, I lived in some pretty shady places. After finishing at Sunderland Polytechnic I moved back to London and lived above a pawnbroker on Willesden High Road with my best friend and now business partner Richard. I got a job at Joe Allen’s as a waiter and bartender, kind of by accident, …

Living Rooms

She shall overcome: After staring down misogynists for 68 years, Hillary Clinton faces one final hurdle in Donald Trump

At every stage, the patriarchy has tried in vain to block Clinton’s path. She’s learned a few lessons along the way<p>Alicia Machado needs to spend a long evening over a couple glasses of wine with Hillary Clinton. The former Miss Universe is being, by no fault of her own, subjected to exactly the …

Feminism

Bill Clinton on ‘The Daily Show’: Donald Trump’s Fans Are Getting ‘Played’

The 42nd president made his first appearance on Trevor Noah’s Daily Show Thursday night and pulled no punches on his wife’s opponent—while …

R. Kelly, Noted Sexual Predator, Is Allegedly Dating a Teenager (Again)

The 49-year-old accused serial child rapist is now said to be dating a 19-year-old, and the internet is up in arms given the singer’s sordid …

#Recipe : Chicken Piccata

Recipes<p><b>ingredients</b><p>2 (6 ounce) chicken breasts, butterflied and pounded thin<br>salt and pepper to taste<br>1 tablespoon olive oil<br>1 tablespoon butter<br>1 clove …

How To Increase Your Productivity Using Tech You Already Own

Technology surrounds us. It pervades nearly every tangible object used in our day-to-day lives. We have smartphones that can access the world’s annals of information. We have smart homes that automate heating and cooling, lighting and sound, and even our gardening and security. From self-driving …

Productivity

Everyone Else’s Lunch Is Jealous of Your Harissa Chicken Salad Lunch

A little weekend planning is the key to a workday lunch you'll actually be excited to eat.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>My weekday lunch …

12 Must-Watch Netflix Movies That Expire in May

Sure, you could go outside and enjoy the nice weather, but...<p>May will be a great month for Netflix fans, at least on the expiring-titles front, as almost no A+ films are set to disappear from the streaming service. Yet while such welcome news means that you won't have to partake in any last-second …

Entertainment

How To Buy A Paper Notebook That Brings You Joy

2,000 years on, the notebook is still a great solution. From Muji to Moleskine, here’s how to choose a notebook that’s right for you.<p>A simple notebook has a mess of advantages over a tablet: It never needs to be charged, it’s cheap, it’s lightweight, it produces a tactile feeling that styluses …

Note-Taking

How to Start a Business: 7 Steps to Get Started Today

Follow this formula for launching and starting to grow your new business.<p>While starting a business is no easy task, it's not as difficult as many entrepreneurs would think. Instead of obsessing over every minor detail or second guessing yourself, if you follow these seven steps, you can be on your …

Small Business

Pulses: The Hottest New Healthy Food Trend You *Need* to Try

By now you may have heard of one of the newest healthy food trends of 2016: pulses. Pulses are part of the legume family, and include dried peas, beans, lentils and chickpeas. You already know these foods are incredibly versatile — there are <i>tons</i> of healthy bean dessert recipes out there, and hummus …

Healthy Eating