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How do you strengthen hip flexors?

People who sit for extended periods of time are at a high risk of developing tight hip flexors. When hip flexors are tight, a person may experience …

The Recruiters: Searching For The Next Generation Of Warfighters In A Divided America

On a muggy Tuesday afternoon in August, Staff Sgt. Justin Mclnald, a U.S. Army soldier with the Mid-Atlantic Recruiting Battalion, was piloting a …

Before You Build Raised Beds

Raised bed gardening may seem like it's only for small-scale home gardeners, but the small farmer and homesteader will find that raised bed gardening …

7 New Thrillers You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

1<p><i>Fierce Kingdom</i>, by Gin Phillips<p>As Joan and her four-year-old son are leaving the zoo, they witness a mass shooting at the exit and realize the …

The 10 Most Addicting Books, According to the Internet

When I asked the MR community to help me compile a list of genuinely addicting books, I had no idea the request would be met with such gusto. As of …

The Easy-Peasy-Green Beany Recipe You Can't Stop Raving About

Over 1000 of you have favorited this 20-minute green bean recipe, from Penelope Casas since it was shared via Genius Recipes back in 2013, and your comments sing its praises: <b>"absolutely fantastic!"</b> and <b>"wonderful and easy"</b> and <b>"extremely delicious."</b> (I promise I have no incentive to promote this …

Expert Advice: 12 Tips for Making a Small Bedroom Look Bigger

I think we’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve just moved to the big city, or you grew up the youngest of many and drew the short straw when it came to …

The 27 hardest job interview questions, according to Glassdoor

Jobs interviews are always hard, but some come with trickier questions than others. Where do you see yourself in five years? How many ping pong balls …

20 color ideas for your dream kitchen

There is a tendency to believe that for functional spaces like bathrooms, utility rooms & kitchens, the associated ware & fittings are sufficient and …

The HIIT Yoga Workout Will Satisfy All Your Calorie-Blasting and De-Stressing Needs

Rev those endorphins when you’re stressed AF.<p>The struggle is real: You crave the calorie-crushing results you get from high-intensity interval workouts, but you also love getting down with downward-facing dog. Enter Insta-famous trainer Alexis Novak, of Los Angeles, who created a solution for those …

Alton Brown's Secret to Super Crispy Baked Chicken Wings

Perfectly crispy chicken wings can be easily achieved in the fryer or on the grill, but it’s much harder when you have to bake them. Unless, of …

22 Fall Salad Recipes to See You Through the Season

In spring and summer salads are an obvious meal—farmers markets overflow with fresh produce, and salads are a seasonally appropriate way to showcase the lettuces, tomatoes, and other vegetables that are in abundance. When the seasons change, the offerings at the local market change, too, but that …

5 Books That Will Make You Happier, According to Bibliotherapists

A book a day keeps the doctor away?<p>We're all familiar with the way a book can help us temporarily escape from reality (that's why we love summer reading so much, after all), but did you know that reading books can literally act as therapy?<p>That's right: Reading therapy, a.k.a. bibliotherapy, is the …

Mushroom-Potato Salad with Miso "Mayo"

The salad holds up well and can be made up to a day ahead--but bring it to room temperature before serving for the biggest umami blast. White miso is …

The Six Month Novel Writing Plan

Most authors have heard of National Novel Writing Month, also known as NaNoWriMo. It is a novel writing challenge where participants try to write a …

This 86 m2 house will steal your heart

Here on homify, we are always game for a stylish surprise, which is exactly the reason why we were so floored when we discovered today’s little …

10 one-storey homes you'll wish were yours

One-storey dwellings are practical, efficient, and offer a reduced building price when compared to their taller, multi-storey counterparts. Not to be …

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The 15 Best Places On The Internet For Book Lovers

It’s lit<p>The internet is great for many things: <i>The OC</i> GIFs, Harambe memes, and literature.<p>Does it seem like one of those things is not like the other? If it feels at all strange to you that the medium which has been credited (along with television, of course) with a national decline in attention …

12 Awesome Cult Movies to Watch on Hulu

It’s been over a week since our list of Netflix recommendations, so here’s another stack of movies to add to your binge-watch pile. This time, …

Shipping Container House Breaks The Boundaries Between Indoor And Outdoor

Houses built out of repurposed shipping containers are quite controversial. Some love them and some hate them and there are some valid points on each …

Top 10 Countertops: Prices, Pros & Cons - Kitchen Countertops Costs - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

Today we’re exploring countertops and solid surfaces for kitchens, bathrooms, and for all related home improvement and DIY needs!<p>Selecting a new …

The Lycan Powerbox is a Solar Powered Clean Generator

The Lycan Powerbox is a Solar Powered Clean Generator Need clean power around your home or campsite? This rugged new generator is powered completely …

15 Features That Will Help Your Home Sell Faster

And for more money.<p>Whether you're looking to sell your house or invest in the value of your home, listen up: From 2014 to 2016, Zillow Digs analyzed more than two million for-sale listings, and found that homes with 15 specific features sold the fastest and for the most money — in some cases, …

The best time to buy anything for your home, according to HGTV's 'Property Brothers'

According to Jonathan and Drew Scott, stars of the HGTV show "Property Brothers," it matters when you purchase home and renovation items.<p>"Just as January is a traditional time to put bedding and linens on sale, home improvement items are also a part of retailers' regular sale cycles," they write in …

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Tips to Becoming a Better Writer  --  From a Terrible Writer

I was a certified bad writer. I even had documentation to prove it.<p>Literally, legal documentation was ordered to confirm how terrible my skills were, I suppose, just in case anyone challenged this truth. My parents, or the school, or somebody paid thousands of dollars to have me tested, and then I …

Sexy Concrete Summer House Comes Ready With Rooftop Pool

<i>Nice</i><p>Another day, another fabulous concrete house...but this one along the Argentinian coast has something to set it apart: a sublime rooftop pool. Designed by local architect Luciano Kruk as his own vacation home, the 1,700-square-foot Casa L4 comes after a series of concrete summer homes Kruk's …

What Not To Plant Together #Organic_Gardening

Recipes<p><b>Basil</b><p>Plant near: most garden crops<br>• Keep away from: rue<br>• Comments: improves the flavor and growth of garden crops, especially tomatoes and …

35 Spring Wreaths That Will Freshen Up Your Front Door

We're counting down the days until March 20.<p>Warm weather (and fresh flowers) are just around the corner! Greet guests with the festive decorations this long-awaited season deserves.

The Secret Ingredient Behind Fiji's Beloved Ceviche

In this kokoda, raw fish "cooks" not in the usual citrus juice, but in plain old white vinegar—and it works<p>"We're relaunching our property in Fiji," …