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5 of the best keyboard shortcuts you probably aren’t using

Each and every time you lift your hand off of your keyboard (or trackpad) to reach for that mouse, you are wasting valuable time. It’s safe to say …

Keyboard Shortcuts

How Toxic Is Your Workplace Exactly? Quite Toxic if These 8 Things Keep Happening Every Day

Do your co-workers violate company policies repeatedly? Yes, toxic.<p>According to UNC Keenan-Flagler Business School, it is estimated that toxic workplaces cost U.S. employers $23.8 billion annually in the form of absenteeism, health care costs, lost productivity, and more.<p>A company's most valuable …

The Workplace

Flawless Milky Way Brownies

Milky way brownies are one of the best easy desserts that you can prepare. So rich, chocolatey and silky, these brownies are ideal for all chocolate …

Dessert

Here's All You Need To Know To Make Great Pizza At Home

It's all about the dough.

Baking

13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

Entertainment

Creamy Baileys Chocolate Fudge Dessert

Creamy Baileys chocolate fudge is so easy to prepare and delicious! This chocolatey liqueur fudge makes a sweet gift! It will take you around 15 …

Dessert

Rainbow Cookies - Italian Recipe

Rainbow cookies or rainbow bars can refer to any of a number of rainbow-colored sweets. A particular range of this confection, known principally by …

desserts

Easy Guinness Chocolate Cheesecake

This Guinness Chocolate Cheesecake is so special, creamy, chocolatey, and very delicious! It goes perfectly with a glass of Guinness beer or espresso …

Dessert

The difference between having a job vs. having a career

Work is an enormous part of the human experience, consuming much of our lives and contributing to one’s sense of worth and identity. While nearly …

Employment

How to See Who's On Your Wi-Fi

Is your internet sluggish? If you suspect a neighbor is stealing your Wi-Fi, these two apps can help you identify devices using your connection and …

Wi-Fi

Drake promotion on Spotify goes too far, users demand refunds

Spotify thinks Drake is the answer to everything. But people are done having the singer shoved in their face.<p>Excessive promotion of the singer on the music streaming platform -- even on ad-free accounts -- has people fuming and demanding for a refund, Billboard reported Monday.<p>Drake was so …

Death Metal

How to Get Back to Working Out When You Haven't Been to the Gym in Forever

<i>This article originally appeared on Shape. For more stories like this, visit shape.com.</i><p>Getting back into a workout routine when you've taken time off …

Exercise

10 Cauliflower Bites We Can't Get Enough Of — Recipe Roundup

I think it's pretty clear that we're obsessed with cauliflower here at Kitchn. We've turned it into rice, mashed "potatoes," pizza crust, soup, mac …

Cooking

What makes a great leader, explained in eight counterintuitive charts

A couple of years after starting my most recent company, I had a scary realization. I noticed that by the time the business had grown to a hundred employees, my day-to-day role had gone from “guy who decides and builds things” to “guy who manages other people who decide and build things”—and I had …

Civil Rights

4 Cups a Day: 4 Surprising Health Benefits of Drinking That Much Coffee

Two cups aren't enough, says science.<p>Coffee doesn’t have the best reputation as a healthy beverage, despite several studies that suggest the …

Alzheimer's Disease

Soldering Copper Pipe

Tips and techniques you need to know<p>Wet and wring out a 2-in.-wide strip of cloth and wrap it around the fitting you want to protect. The wet rag …

DIY

Here's How to Make Delicious Ice Cream at Home Without an Ice Cream Maker

When I was a kid, making homemade ice cream was never an option. "We don't have an ice cream maker," my mom would remind me all of the many times I'd …

Dessert

11 Ways to Make Ice Cream Without an Ice-Cream Maker

You know what pairs really well with a rosé-and-Netflix marathon? Ice cream. Salted-caramel-toffee-pretzel ice cream. But wait, don’t run out to the …

4 easy DIY home improvement projects you can do in a day

Think you don’t have the time to tackle a home improvement project? Good news: There are a number of easy renovations you can do in one day — without the help (or cost) of a handyman or contractor. Here are four that you can do with just a few basic tools.<p>Recaulk a bathtub or shower<p>What you’ll need:<p>…

Home Improvement

How to Install and Irrigation System in 11 Easy Steps

Expert advice from the job site.<p>Installing an irrigation system is a great way to keep a lawn green through even the doggiest days of summer. We …

Watch This 8-Year-Old Girl Crush Led Zeppelin's 'Good Times Bad Times'

Eight-year-old Yoyoka Soma's favorite drummer is John Bonham, so for her entry into the 2018 Hit Like A Girl drum contest, she covered Bonham's part on Led Zeppelin's "Good Times Bad Times."<p>The video, which features Soma playing along to the 1969 hit, earned her a spot in the international …

Guitar

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

How to Install Crown Molding the Easy Way

It's easy to install an elaborate cornice when you work in layers, and the end result will add a bold statement to any room.<p>It's easy to install an elaborate cornice when you work in layers, and the end result will add a bold statement to any room.

10 awesome lake towns in North America

There’s no better place to stretch out the lazy days of summer than in a nostalgic little lake town, watching the sun set over the water from an Adirondack chair. I’ve rounded up the 10 best lake towns in North America, offering quaint main streets, boardwalk shops, wooden roller coasters, and, of …

Hushed tones: six of the best noise-cancelling headphones

Bose QC35 II, £330<p>Bose is one of the pioneers of noise-cancelling technology and is often lauded as the best in the business. The QC35 II are the second edition of the company’s wireless noise-cancelling cans and set the standard by which everyone else is measured.<p>They’re excellent not only for …

Consumer Tech

This is how to be charming: 5 secrets from research

Being charming. Is there a more enviable quality? We’d hate charming people if we didn’t love them so much.<p>I’ve covered how to be sexy and cool but …

How to set life goals when you don’t even know where to start

When beginning a large project or complex task, the problems you’ll run into aren’t always apparent.<p>This can be an issue, because lack of clarity …

How to listen to what Amazon's Alexa has recorded in your home

If you're worried about what exactly Amazon's Echo-connected speaker has been recording in your home, there's an easy way to find out.<p>Amazon makes all recent recordings available for listening in the companion Alexa app for iOS and Android.<p>Amazon has said consistently that the Echo speakers only …

Smart Homes

Recipe: Salt and Vinegar Cucumbers — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're in need of something crisp and refreshing alongside whatever you're serving — be it grilled shrimp or a roast chicken — let this be your …

Is your culture killing your workers?

At some point, we’ve all uttered a variation of the phrase: “This job is killing me.”Unfortunately, a BBC story confirms that it’s probably not a …