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Real Chicagoans share their go-to date night spots

Whether it's your first date or your 50th, choosing the perfect destination is never an easy charge. Are you looking for something laid-back and …

13 Minutes. 9 Stretching Exercises. One Routine That'll Make You Feel Like a New Person

We're all guilty of skipping out on the stretch at the end of a workout (sorry g2g!), but stretching can decrease recovery time, reduce your risk of …

4 Ways to Abandon Your Internet Envy Once and For All

The internet is an inspirational place — no one knows that more than we do since it's our job to find the most beautiful pictures to show you — but …

Top 10 Cleaning Products You Should Totally DIY

When you make your own detergents and other cleaning solutions, you not only get to control the ingredients you’re using, you could also save a …

Raising the Bar on, uh, Home Bars: The Bottles You Really Need

Let's move this party to the living room: Here's how to stock your home bar with the best bottles of sipping neat and mixing.<p>Sure, we love a good cocktail bar. But we've got to be honest: Sometimes, there's nothing better than coming home after a long day of work, pulling on pajamas, and knocking …

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The Simply Stunning Dessert You Need to Make (and Instagram) This Season

It's official: This show-stopping no-bake chocolate cream pie is the dessert of the season.<p></head>In a sea of sprinkles, edible glitter, and more holiday cookies than one could ever possibly consume, there's one dessert that stands alone. It's intensely chocolatey. It's incredibly easy (crushed …

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The Paleo, Vegan, Gluten-Free Dessert That Anyone Can Eat

It's a Thanksgiving miracle: This dessert will satisfy even the most restrictive diet—and it's easy to make.<p>My sister, bless her, has decided to embark on the Whole30 diet. She's on week three of the 30-day grain-free, alcohol-free, sugar-free, dairy-free, legume-free, meat-and-veggie-focused meal …

33 reasons Chicago kicks New York's ass

Of course Chicago is better than New York. We Chicagoans know this to be true and, if New Yorkers are being honest with themselves, they know it, …

6 links that will show you what Google knows about you

<i>(Photo by Alex Koloskov at</i> <i>www.photigy.com</i> <i>)</i><p>Want to find out all the things Google knows about you? Here are 6 links that will show you some of the …

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Why Am I Married To Such A B*tch?!

I believe my wife is the perfect match for me: she's smart, creative, sexy and loving. And Meg also knows how to push my buttons in a way that drives me up the wall. That also makes her perfect for me.<p>I was reminded of this recently as I turned on my heel to get away from Meg as fast as possible. …

25 Cleaning Hacks That Will Make Your Life Easier - DIY & Crafts

Fighting Oil With Oil<p>Believe it or not, you can actually remove greasy buildup on your stove hood and stovetop with oil. That sounds weird we know, …

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7 Hostess Gift Ideas That Will Get You Invited Back

Ideas that will get you invited back.<p>You know not to show up empty-handed, but what do you bring to a dinner party? Seven consummate guests share gifts that every host or hostess will love.

8 Jaw-Dropping Furniture Makeovers

Nancy Chua and Marcos Rodriguez, the duo behind family-owned Vintage Rehabs specialize in the restoration of vintage and antique furniture. Here, we take a look at some of the cherished pieces they've given new life.<p>Nancy Chua and Marcos Rodriguez, the duo behind family-owned Vintage Rehabs …

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12 Colors That Are Modern Now

Not your typical white.<p>It's not the typical white. Modern hues such as bold yellow, brilliant blue, or burnt orange will really energize a room.

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Rhubarb, strawberry and rose sorbet recipe

A delicious and refreshing recipe for rhubarb and strawberry sorbet with a hint of rose<p>Few things are as refreshing as sorbet and you'll be pleased to know, if you don't already, that they are refreshingly easy to make. If you do not have an ice cream machine, you can always freeze as you would a …

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15 Flower Hacks To Make Your Home More Beautiful

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, floral tips and tricks to easily decorate your home.<p>Jessica Marshall, owner of Miss Daisy Floral Design Studio in Las Vegas and NYC, let Cosmopolitan.com in on some of her floral tricks to make decorating your house/apartment/dorm room with beautiful flowers …

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The Science Behind How Boredom Benefits Creative Thought

Recent studies show that a little boredom in your day opens up the potential for more creative thinking.<p>Boredom gets a bad rap. Truly amazing ideas and offbeat solutions have often come from endless hours of daydreaming.<p>If space and time is what you need to make unusual connections, then why does …

Top 10 Lifehacker Posts of All Time

Lifehacker launched exactly ten years ago today (happy birthday to us)! In light of the occasion, let's take a look back at some of the most popular …

Living Room Decorating Ideas: 5 Ways Your Home Can Make Guests Feel Comfy & At Ease

Looking for the best ways to make guests feel welcome, comfortable and totally themselves when they visit your home? With the holidays around the …

Pat Benatar And Neil Giraldo: Tales From A Rock 'N' Roll Marriage

Every relationship has an origin story. For Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, it all goes back to the moment in the late 1970s when Benatar signed a recording deal with Chrysalis Records — who immediately fired everyone in her band but the bass player.<p>"They brought in all these top studio guys and all …

The 10 Best Dive Bars in America

By: Andy Kryza and Liz Childers<p>Sometimes, you go to a bar for a fancy cocktail. Sometimes, you go for a rare beer paired with some gastropub innovation. And sometimes -- most times -- you go to drink in a dark, windowless room, where the drinks are stiffer than a 2x4, beers are as yellow as a Frank …

8 Super Weird Things You Didn't Know About Halloween

<i>This weird Halloween trivia isn't boo-gus.</i><p>Halloween is a time for candy, costumes and the Charlie Brown cartoon special, but how did it become this way? Why are children and teens encouraged to run around the neighborhood threatening tricks? Jack-o'-lanterns are a pretty strange concept, but …

What the Worst Sex of My Life (On My Wedding Night!) Taught Me About Love

It was to be the "happiest" day of my life.<p>I had just married the man I believed to be the love of my life.<p>And I was sure, absolutely, positively sure that I had made the right decision.<p>Then, the wedding night arrived. And because I had been raised to be a "good" Fundamentalist Christian (more on …

What The Heck Are Parabens, And Why Are They In Our Beauty Products?

Whenever someone says the word "parabens" in our office, editors start scurrying in all sorts of directions. Brands developing paraben-free lines have got us all thinking about why this stuff is even in our beauty products. Not to mention that alarming 2012 study that made the correlation between …

15 Halloween Makeup YouTube Tutorials That Are To Die For

Halloween makeup tutorials are what separates amateur YouTube vloggers from the professionals. And every year, the stakes get higher as all sorts of props and products are used to morph into ghoulish girls and guys.<p>After falling down the YouTube rabbit hole, we've resurfaced to bring you 15 epic …

10 Insider Hacks For Common Cleaning Conundrums

Be warned: they are weird, and many require a fridge.<p>During my first internship at a fashion magazine, I watched the editors with awe (and a little fear): They were powerful, worked hard, and looked impossibly chic. Everything about them seemed cool and effortless. So I studied them. I tried to …

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