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The history of Mother’s Day is actually quite dark

Unearthing the most complete picture of the origins of Mother’s Day began with a misplaced cardboard box in the kitchen of a West Virginia church.<p>It was 2003, and Katharine Antolini, then a graduate student researching the history of motherhood, had been asked to speak at the site in Grafton, where …

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Get an HD antenna for $9 today, and never pay for TV again

Did someone say free television?<p>With the 1byone amplified HDTV antenna, you can get free access to cable and local channels. Today, you can save up …

Sphero's Force Band can now control your home over IFTTT

Sphero's motion-tracking Force Band can now control more than a tiny (and utterly adorable) BB-8 droid. The company has teamed up with If This Then That (IFTT) to integrate the "force" with countless apps and smart home devices. IFTTT, if you need a reminder, is a service that lets you automate …

A Comforting “Warrior Loaf” Recipe Created to Combat the Post-Election Blues

bread<p>When life gave her Trump as POTUS-elect, My Lavender Blues blogger and ’grammer Julia Calleo countered with her Warrior Loaf. This sausage-, leek-, and chestnut-stuffed bread is a culinary invention that came about quite by accident when Calleo, in a total post-election funk, went to get her …

How to make the most of Spotify playlists

Tips for a better, more personal Spotify<p>A playlist is one of the best gifts you can give yourself.<p>Playlists — where emotions lurk in every shadow and the mysterious alchemy of memory is constantly bubbling and brewing! Playlists — where you can cut the filler tracks and go all killer, all the time. …

Major Mall Developer Says It Will Close 72 Shopping Centers on Thanksgiving

Black Friday will actually be on Friday this year as dozens of U.S. malls announce closings.<p>CBL & Associates, a major developer based in Chattanooga, …

9 apple recipes that will change your autumn life forever

It’s hard to find a human being out there who doesn’t like apples. It’s a classic American fruit that can be found at grocery stores all year round, …

How the French People Stay Slim? (8 Ooh La La Tips!)

French people stay slim although they have some of the tastiest deserts in the world. So, many people are wondering how is that possible? While a shocking 34% of people in America are obese, the French people are 10 percentage points behind.<p>The question is: what, exactly, are people in France …

T-Mobile's Plan to Grab More Internet of Things Customers

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Millions of <b>AT&T</b> (NYSE: T) customers may find themselves without a network to support their devices by Jan. 1. AT&T recently announced that it's shutting down its 2G network by the end of the year, leaving millions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices in need of potential …

13 Photos of Bill Cunningham at Work That Will Warm Your Heart

The legendary photographer would have been 88 today.<p>Before there were street style bloggers and Instagram stars, there was <i>New York Times</i> fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, his camera and the city's stylish passersby. Now, even with decades in the business and a renowned career under his belt, …