Kim Lawrence

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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

How Adaptogens Could Help Restore Balance In Your Body

Adaptogens are non-toxic herbs and mushrooms which increase our resistance to stress by restoring balance in the body in myriad ways. Think of them …

Wellness

All the Types of Onions, and What They're Best For

By Alex Delany<p>White? Yellow? Red? Which type of onion is the right one to use for what? Allow us to explain.<p>What is the freakin' deal with all these different types of onions? Why isn't there just one onion? Wouldn't that be simpler? Well, yes, it would be simpler. But it would also be a hell of a …

Cooking

All-Natural Homemade Weed Killers That Really Work

Yes, your lawn is manicured and beautiful, but did you know that such perfection can actually make it more susceptible to weeds? Dandelion, crab …

Gardening

Doing These 4 Things Will Make You Happier, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Self-improvement

This Ice Cream Is So Healthy You Can Eat It for Breakfast

We’ve officially hit the height of summer, otherwise known as peak ice cream consumption season. While ice cream usually falls into the category of …

Healthy Eating

CLOTHESPIN LIFE HACKS AND ORGANIZATION TIPS THAT WILL MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER

If you have a dryer, you probably don’t have many clothespins lying around the house, but you should! These little contraptions can be used for much …

20 Effective Life Hacks for All Occasions

Household tricks and life hacks are invented to make our lives easier. They are proven by the experience of many people and are guaranteed to work, …

5 Companies That Will Make Your Ikea Furniture Seem Custom-Made

How’s this for original? I am a 20-something living in Brooklyn and my couch is from Ikea. To be fair, the couch wasn’t my idea; it was a joint decision between roommates made years ago. Nothing against Ikea; it services a specific time in all our lives, and I can’t say I didn’t enjoy the ferry …

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Cancer

Don't Buy This: You Don't Need Drano, Windex or Other Brand Name Cleaning Products

Making your own cleaners is cheap, easy, and better for the environment.<p>Cleaning your place is no fun, but even worse is knowing you're getting ripped off for the products you use to make the bathroom mirror sparkle and the kitchen sink shine. The average person drops around $500 on cleaning …

Cleaning

New Immunotherapy Treatment Removes All Tumors In Woman With Advanced Metastatic Breast Cancer

Research published today in <i>Nature Medicine</i> by scientists at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has described a new immunotherapy approach, which led to a complete disappearance of tumors in a woman with advanced metastatic breast cancer who only had months to live.<p>The findings show how …

Cancer

Make This Ayurvedic Turmeric Granola Today & Have A Healing Snack On Hand All Week

Tahini has become a superfood staple, and turmeric—well, you know how beloved everyone’s favorite anti-inflammatory spice is. When the two meet in an …

25 Recipes Starring Costco Rotisserie Chicken

The beauty of rotisserie chicken from Costco is that it's cheap ($5), delicious, and extremely versatile. You can buy one at the beginning of the week and use it to make quick meals for days; it's the ultimate shortcut and meal-planning savior. Whether you want to slice the chicken up and serve …

Our New Favorite 800-Square-Foot Cottage (That You Can Have Too!)

1 of 11<p>This Small Space Still Has Major Charm<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Exterior Charm<p>3 of 11<p>Prettiest Porch on the Block<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 11<p>Living Space …

Small Spaces

5 Marvelous Prefab Homes in Michigan

These homes in the Great Lakes State will have you reconsidering the possibilities of prefab design.<p>Prefabricated and modular homes, known for their time- and cost-efficiency, are becoming increasingly popular across the U.S. Today, we turn the lens on modern prefab homes in the great state of …

Prefab Homes

Study confirms this method of repelling ticks really does work

Outdoor enthusiasts: Here's a bit of good tick-fighting news just in time for Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start of summer. A new U.S. …

Disease

Making No-Knead Bread Is So Much Easier Than You Think—and You’ll Use It in Meals All Week Long

It's my #1 go-to food for quick lunches and dinners.<p>Whether you consider carbs your nemesis or you love a nice, expensive loaf of bread, most of us …

Life Hacks to Make 8 Household Chores Easier

Chores are never going to make you jump for joy. But there are ways you can make everyday cleaning and maintenance less of a pain—you just need to …

Being Socially Isolated for Long Periods of Time Reshapes Brain Chemistry

But the pain of loneliness may have a remedy.<p>Being lonely sucks. Sure, we all need our alone time now and then, but scientists have repeatedly found …

Why A Giant Health Insurer Is Diagnosing America With Loneliness

This morning, Cigna, the $42 billion (sales) insurance giant, released a survey of 20,000 people conducted with polling firm Ipsos with which it’s diagnosing America with a new ailment: loneliness.<p>The big question: Can your health insurance company make you feel less lonely?<p>According to the poll: …

Americans Are A Lonely Lot, And Young People Bear The Heaviest Burden

Loneliness isn't just a fleeting feeling, leaving us sad for a few hours to a few days. Research in recent years suggests that for many people, loneliness is more like a chronic ache, affecting their daily lives and sense of well-being.<p>Now a nationwide survey by the health insurer Cigna underscores …

Psychology

2-Minutes Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Quick and simple, this 2-minute chocolate peanut butter cake is the best choice when you want to eat something sweet and delicious! This dessert is …

How to Fold 5 High-Flying Stunt Paper Airplanes

John Collins knows how to make a piece of paper go the distance. In 2012, he set the world record for the farthest flight for a paper aircraft. …

Why put it off? Reasons to retire as early as you can

Ready for retirement? Here's why you shouldn't put it off any longer.<p>Countless workers dream of retiring early and reaping the benefits that come with it. But many folks don't pursue that objective, either because they're too scared to take the leap or are worried that they're not financially …

Retirement

The Cauliflower Dish 100+ People Order Every Night (& How to Make It at Home!)

I’m just going to put this one out there: I have a feeling we could all stand to shake up our roasted vegetable game this time of year, am I right? We’ve only <i>just</i> crossed the threshold into spring, but a quick look outside will tell you <i>real</i> spring is still a ways off. Farmers markets are still …

Cancer: How a novel gel could halt its return

Groundbreaking research has revealed a promising strategy to stop the recurrence of cancer, and it comes in the form of a biodegradable gel.<p>Created …

Immunotherapy

Immune-Boosting Gel Could Stem Spread Of Cancer After Surgery, Mouse Study Suggests

Among more than 100 mice with breast cancer, the researchers say, 65 percent showed a durable survival benefit, compared to just 10 percent of mice …

I've Tried So Many Purple Shampoos, I Lost Count — This One Is Hands Down My Favorite

I'm a natural blonde who sometimes dyes her hair even blonder — this is why I love purple shampoo. I've been using these toning cleansers for years, and I've finally found my favorite. The Sachajuan Silver Shampoo ($31) is worth every penny. Like most people who color their tresses lighter, I get …

Hair

Cancer-killing hydrogel stays in place until the job is done

The cure for cancer might have been inside us all along – our own immune system. The trick is to give it a boost to find and destroy those rogue …

Immunotherapy