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Use These Search Tricks to Take Control of Your Gmail Inbox

Gmail is one those things that I could never live without, but that’s also made my life a lot more annoying. I gave up on inbox zero years ago (I’d …

Productivity

This Tool Lets You Examine Tons of Amazon Product Reviews at Once

Thinking of spending a pretty penny on that shiny new gadget? Well, you might want to take a look at some Amazon reviews first so you know what …

Product Reviews

Gifts for the New Parent Who Could Use a Little Self-Care

When raising a tiny human, it’s easy to neglect self-care. Give the new moms and dads in your life something that will help them re-energize for the …

Parenting

Just 23 Life Lessons We Learned From Watching "Seinfeld" A Million Times

"It's not a lie if you believe it."

Comedy

Words You Can Use Instead of "Very" to Punch Up Your Writing

Learning how to write is like learning how to play a musical instrument: Once you learn the basic rules—grammar, spelling and punctuation—and are …

Creative Writing

Embrace the Swedish "Lagom" Lifestyle to Reduce Stress and Live More Moderately

Looking longingly toward Nordic cultures for solutions to American problems is practically a cottage industry at this point. Between Scando design …

How to Skim a Textbook When You Don’t Have Time to Read

I’ve been both a student and an instructor, and I totally get it. Textbooks are dry and hard to read. But if you don’t have time to read the whole …

Take Baby Steps Toward Encryption by Securing Your Smartphone

Your data, from the Christmas party photos you took last year to the tax return you filed (thank God for extensions, right?) is in more places than …

26 Movies That Will Remind You of the Magical Summers of Your Childhood

Summer is all about being outside, whether it's cooling off in the neighborhood pool or getting dirty while playing an intense game of Capture the Flag. But while everyone soaks up as much sun as they can during those precious three months, it's also nice to stay in and watch movies that transport …

Parenting

30 Cool And Easy Dinners To Make Every Night In June

It's too damn hot to cook dinner.

23 Chilled Soups To Cool You Down

Who's ready to chillax?

9 of the Best Ab Workouts on YouTube

Let's get ready to rock those abs, strengthen your core, tighten your tummy, and improve your posture — these quick and powerful workouts target your midsection in under 10 minutes. We rounded up nine of the best workout videos on YouTube so you can piece together a (totally free) ab routine for …

Workouts

5 Simple Snacks That Help Eliminate Belly Bloat Fast

Eat these to depuff.<p>A bad case of bloat can make you feel like all the hard work you've been putting in at the gym has been for naught. The puffiness! The full belly! That terrible feeling of sluggishness! What gives? Experts say bloat is typically caused by your diet. Foods high in salt, …

Nutrition

David Sedaris Breaks Down His Writing Process: Keep a Diary, Carry a Notebook, Read Out Loud, Abandon Hope

When did you first hear David Sedaris? Normally in the case of a writer, let alone one of the most famous and successful writers alive, the question …

Writing

399 Clever Tips That Will Help Even The Laziest People Get In Shape

Surprisingly doable advice from personal trainers, athletes, certified strength coaches, and people who have successfully gotten in shape and met their fitness goals.

10 High-Protein Snacks Under 150 Calories

Snacks are the perfect opportunity to refuel on a little extra protein, especially if you need a late-afternoon pick-me-up or a post-workout nibble. Here are 10 easy snack ideas that offer at least five grams of protein — each around 150 calories.<p>Banana with peanut butter mixed with protein powder: …

Healthy Eating

8 Ways to Avoid Beach Bloat

This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like this, visit health.com.<p>I have a friend who can drink a gallon of sparkling water …

Use Your Lunch Break to Build Strength and Loosen Up From Hours of Sitting

After sitting at your desk for hours working, the best remedy to unravel knotted up muscles is to move around. Take that a step further and try …

35 Genius Gifts For Dads Who Say They Don't Want Anything

On Valentine's Day, you can always buy your partner chocolate. For Mother's Day, a spa gift certificate is a safe bet. But gifts for dads? The …

11 Brilliant Resume Tricks That Worked

A mildly terrifying, but true, reality: A hiring manager spends 15 to 30 seconds, maximum, looking at your resume before deciding whether it belongs …

Get This Neat Heads-Up Display and Stop Distracted Driving

The HUDWAY Glass is just $49.95.<p>The CDC reports that more than 8 people are killed each day in the United States due to distracted driving. But what can we actually do about it? Despite increased police enforcement and a flock of scary commercials, we've grown to be inseparable from our …

Distracted Driving

Getting Things Done, Ten Years In

You don’t hear a lot of people talk about the <i>Getting Things Done</i> productivity system anymore. It’s not as colorful or Insta-friendly as the Bullet …

5 No-Cook Summer Meal Ideas From Trader Joe's—All Less Than $5

<i>This story was originally published on May 24, 2017.</i><p>Hot food in cold weather makes sense. As does heating up our stove tops, ovens, and crockpots to …

15 surprising things that can make you bloated

Stomach bloating is unfortunately a normal and natural part of life.<p>But some foods cause more bloat than others.<p>That's because many of these foods contain nutrients that our bodies can't digest, like lactose, a natural sugar that's found in dairy.<p>FODMAPs are another example. These short-chain …

19 Portable Breakfasts You Can Meal-Prep (a.k.a. the Best of Both Worlds)

Raise your hand if breakfast usually means scarfing down a bowl of cereal before rushing out the door. Or a donut off that tray in the office’s …

Breakfast

7 Easy Frittatas You Can Whip Up With 4 Ingredients

Breakfast is easily the hardest meal of the day to make time for. Despite our best eight-hours-a-night intentions, some days you just wake up …

How to boost your gut health (no probiotics necessary)

Conventional wisdom says that if you’re dealing with a touchy gut, you should just start taking probiotics and eating more yogurt and sauerkraut. But …