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5 Costco Snacks You Need Buy on Your Next Shopping Trip

I know you're tired of basic chips.<p>August 16, 2017<p>Costco is a glorious place. My mom is a member and often comes home with tons of snacks from her …

Snacks

The "Most Beautiful Train Ride in the U.S." Costs Just $97

If you have yet to tick off some of the top destinations on your West Coast bucket list, skip airfare flash sales—a little-known scenic train ride …

Trains

10 Photos That Will Help You Pack a Better Lunch

I think we can all agree that the lunch struggle is real and it can feel totally overwhelming when you're at a loss for what to pack. When it comes …

Healthy Eating

Meat Free Mondays - 7 Vegetarian Recipes to Inspire (24 July 2017)

<b>Happy Monday! How are you?</b><br>It's been pretty quiet here, well when I say pretty quiet we have been busy with work and our busy home life like usual. My …

Pit bull bites, kills 3-week-old girl in Michigan

Grand Rapids, Mich. — A pit bull bit the head of a 3-week-old Michigan girl, fatally injuring the infant just minutes after an adult checked on her.<p>An autopsy confirmed the bite killed Susannah Jean Murray. An adult found her bleeding with a severe head injury at her home in Grand Rapids on …

This woman gave up sugar for 30 days and ate the most delicious meals while doing it

Her transformation is impressive.<p>While it may seem like giving up sugar would be impossible, this woman did it for a four weeks and made it look easy and, dare we say, like a tasty month-long project.<p>In her Buzzfeed story, <i>30 Days of Meals With Absolutely No Added Sugar</i>, writer Arielle Calderon …

20 Cats Who Got Called The Fuck Out

I swear they do this shit on purrpose.

‘Overwatch’ Almost Had a Hero That Was Just a Cat in a Jetpack

"Then every once in awhile it would paw at the controls. It was a cat in a jetpack."<p>Blizzard’s <i>Overwatch</i> has a diverse array of characters — 24 in …

Cats

Furry Friends Could Help Prevent Allergies and Obesity in Babies

Two of life’s great joys—dogs and babies—might be even better together. A study published in the journal <i>Microbiome</i> found higher levels of …

Biomedicine

10 Remedies For Fading Any Kind Of Scar Quickly And Effectively

When I was 11 years old, I got my appendix taken out. It was a huge ordeal. I was absent from school for a little over two weeks, and my sixth-grade …

Change This in Your Cardio Routine and You'll Start Losing Weight Fast

• Change up your cardio routine and lose 10 pounds — Women's Health<br>• Celebrate Easter with the best meal of the day — Cooking Light<br>• This total-body Pilates workout will have you feeling the burn — Greatist<br>• Striking photos that show how anxiety really feels — HuffPost Healthy Living<br>• 5 healthy carbs you …

I Tried to Hack the Starbucks Menu Like a Barista

If you consider yourself an Instagram food person, there’s not a chance you’ve missed the Starbucks Medicine Ball in your feed. The supposed …

A Thousand Crunches Won't Give You the Abs You Want, but This Exercise Will

We know that a variety of factors play into building your strongest abs possible—diet, of course, is a big one since you do need to be eating right …

An Expert Says This Is the Number 1 Way to Work Your Core

Don't waste your time just doing crunches that only work one part of your belly. If you want to look down and see a six-pack, you need to do exercises that challenge your entire core.<p>Kristina Marcussen, a neuromuscular physical therapist who specializes in working with athletes of all ages, has an …

THIS Is How To Change Your Cardio Routine If You Want To Lose 10 Pounds

You'll be burning cals after your workout, too.<p>If you're racking up lots o' cardio time on your quest to lose weight, you might be doing something wrong. Logging 45 minutes on the treadmill every day or slogging through long, steady runs five times a week won't help you blast mega calories.<p><i>Tight on</i> …

30 Delicious Things To Cook In April

Get ready for a real spring feast!

This Is What People Actually Eat For Dessert In 38 Countries Around The World

Yup, you picked a bad week to try cutting out sugar. H/T Quora

Beware: Here's the terrifying new trailer for Stephen King's It

You’ve been warned.<p>The trailer for the new big-screen adaptation of Stephen King’s <i>It</i> makes all those random real-life clown sightings seem like a …

11 Vibrant Recipes To Ring In Spring

At last, spring has sprung! Birds, buds, butterflies — and, most importantly, a new slew of fresh seasonal produce: crisp asparagus, bright berries, sweet peas, fresh mint, and more. From Strawberries & Oranges in Citrus Syrup to Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, these recipes are a delicious …

Students Serve Up Stories Of Beloved Family Recipes In A Global Cookbook

<i>Editor's note: This story has been updated to include the contributions of English teacher Jill Weiler in the publication of</i> Delicious Havoc.<p>Washington, D.C.'s Capital City Public Charter School feels like a mini United Nations. Many of the school's 981 students are first-generation Americans with …

Can Pot Make You More Creative?

For one of the first times in my long writing career, I’m crippled by writer’s block. I’m sitting in a dimly lit attic space in Denver, taking part …

My life selling weed

"I don't know anything about marijuana," the young man announced to no one in particular as he approached the glass counter displaying baggies and …

Your weed habit could kill your pets

Pot lovers, beware: Your favorite drug could kill your pet.<p>Candace Braden, the owner of a 4-year-old boxer/blue heeler mix named Finn, had to learn …

15 Things You Need to Know Before Investing in Marijuana Stocks

In terms of growth, you'd struggle to find an industry that's been piling on the dollars on a year-over-year basis faster than marijuana -- and it's rightly getting the attention of investors. In less than four years, cannabinoid-based drugmaker <b>GW Pharmaceuticals</b> (NASDAQ: GWPH) is up nearly 1,300%, …

New 360-degree NASA video shows what it's like to get blasted by a moon rocket engine with 500,000 pounds of thrust

In a wrap-around video released on Tuesday, the space agency showed off the mighty thrust of its RS-25 rocket engine.<p>Four of these engines will attach to the bottom of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS).<p>SLS is a 321-foot-tall (70-meter-tall) rocket designed to rival Saturn V rockets that launched …

World's oldest plant fossil discovered by student pushes evolution of complex life back 400 million years

The world’s oldest fossilised plants have been found in rocks in central India, pushing back the first evolution of complex life on Earth by hundreds …

The Unsolved Murder That Fascinated 1840s New York (and Edgar Allan Poe)

Edgar Allan Poe famously wrote, "the death of a beautiful woman is, unquestionably, the most poetical topic in the world." Images of dying women …

Hayao Miyazaki Is Calling It Quits ... on Retirement

Hayao Miyazaki, the writer and director behind Oscar-nominated animated films <i>Howl’s Moving Castle</i> and <i>The Wind Rises</i> and the Oscar-winning <i>Spirited …

The Hot Vanilla Is the Perfect, Cozy Winter Drink

I recently went into a coffee shop to get a hot chocolate and, to my surprise, they had something called a “Hot Vanilla” on the menu. I was …

This smart home appliance will make it easier to grow weed at home

As cannabis use becomes normalized, the tech industry is finally starting to innovate the seed to weed growing process.<p>A venture capital-backed …