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PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Spring and summer are the times when most people spend much of their free time outdoors having fun, whether it’s a picnic or a nice hike in nature. …

Plants

10 Summer Wreaths That Will Make Your Front Door Look Stunning

New season, new wreath.<p>Buy one or make one — the choice is up to you — but don't go through summer without a show-stopping wreath on your door. From floral to citrus to seashells, these are some of our fave seasonal selections. Who says wreaths are just for fall and winter?

Decorations

Dressed in excess: people put on all their clothes – in pictures

Canadian photographer Libby Oliver’s striking portrait series, <i>Soft Shells</i>, is a playful exploration of how people express themselves through clothes. It features individuals swathed in every item from their wardrobe, flashes of body parts only just visible. “Clothing is an immediate social cue,” …

Photography

15 Delicious and Filling Recipes That Are Under 400 Calories

It’s no secret that cooking at home is an easy way to eat healthier. If you’re convinced that low-cal means carrot sticks and salad, look to PureWow …

How to make money mining bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies without knowing anything about it

You might think you need an extreme know-how of computers to do any kind of crypto mining, that it couldn't possibly be done by the average person.<p>Turns out, it's absurdly easy.<p>You just need computer parts that are powerful enough to make mining profitable, and a handy piece of software called …

Steve Jobs Practiced 1 Habit That Turned Good Presentations into Great Ones | Inc.com

Steve Jobs was a master showman. In my opinion, Jobs was the best business storyteller of our time. Every product launch was brilliantly performed. Every move, demo, image and slide was in sync and beautifully choreographed. If I sound like I'm describing a Broadway show, you're right. A Steve Jobs …

Public Speaking

Zeroqode will usher us into a codeless future

Codeless development platforms are at once a blessing and a curse. If they’re complete enough to be powerful they are too difficult for beginners and if they’re simple enough for beginners they’re useless for serious work. Zeroqode, a one-stop-shop for codeless creation, aims to make the difficult …

Investment Lessons From The Past 92 Years

The U.S. stock market has soared more than 250% over the past nine years.<p>The U.S. stock market in 2017 was a story of reversals. Winners in 2017 were …

50 Iconic Indie Album Covers: The Fascinating Stories Behind The Sleeves

They’re images you’ve seen a thousand times, but what do they mean, and how did they end up on the cover of your favourite ever albums?<p>Click or tap …

Kurt Cobain

9 signs you're a problem employee — even if it doesn't feel like it

<b>• It's not always easy to judge your own performance at work.</b><p><b>• In fact, sometimes, you might be underperforming and not even realize it.</b><p><b>• If several of these subtle signs that you're a subpar employee apply to you, consider moving to a role that's a better fit for you.</b><p>Some employees are better than …

Subpar

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Grilled Cheese

And it’s likely already in your fridge.<p>In honor of #NationalGrilledCheeseDay, we cooked up more than a dozen different riffs on the classic toasty …

This App Will Turn You Into a Grammar Wizard

Be a more productive writer in 2018 with Grammarly.<p>Save yourself from grammar-induced embarrassment and invest in a tool that will serve as your personal editor. Developed by linguists and language lovers, Grammarly Premium is an innovative writing app that examines and corrects hundreds of …

A Month-by-Month Guide for the Best Time to Buy Everything in 2018

Plan your shopping with this calendar of bargains.<p>In 2018, you may resolve to save more, spend less or budget better. Whatever your money goal, the …

Shopping

14 weird brain exercises that could actually make you smarter

Giving your brain new experiences will keep it healthier. Try these mini mental workout exercises to prevent memory loss and sharpen your mind.<p>'Neurobic' exercises are like cross-training for your brain<p>Giving your brain new experiences that combine physical senses—vision, smell, touch, taste, and …

The Brain

Our Best Chicken Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

If there's one thing better than chicken dinner, it's when that chicken dinner is made in the slow cooker. Whether my meal plan includes lean chicken …

Cooking

38 Ideas for Firepits

Gather around a firepit wall<p>Overlapping panels of ipe wood and colored concrete flank the firepit in this backyard in Los Altos Hills, California. …

Landscaping

You're Just Not Prepared For What's Coming

I hate to break it to you, but chances are you're just not prepared for what's coming. Not even close. Don't take it personally. I'm simply playing …

Swimwear

Every investor needs to know these 12 valuation ratios

An uninformed investor: "This stock is so cheap! The current stock price is only $0.50!"<p>A smart investor: "Umm…the stock price means nothing. Your stock's EBITDA multiple is negative!"<p>I know. Cheesy example. But hopefully, it gets the point across. Just because the stock price is trading under $1 …

How to read more effectively

Whether you’re dissecting Adam Smith’s <i>The Wealth of Nations</i> or relaxing poolside with <i>50 Shades of Grey</i>, reading is, for many of us, a regular source of joy, perspective, and ideas, which enable us to grow personally and professionally. But here’s the catch: We live in a world of never ending …

Bill Gates

Two Food and Beverage Companies Delivering Impressive Growth

Investors might want to put this fast food chain and alcohol giant on their radar.<p>In the past few years, <b>Constellation Brands</b> (NYSE:STZ) shareholders …

Investing

The Best Way to Make Slow Cooker General Tso's Chicken

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>The craving: General Tso's chicken from your favorite Chinese takeout spot. The problem: You've got different diners …

Food & Dining

17 Productivity Tips to Supercharge Your Day

Looking to squeeze more time out of each day? Check out these great productivity tips.<p>It's too bad the Beatles were wrong: There aren't eight days a …

How to Get Your Tax Withholding Right

Starting a new job? Make sure you keep the IRS happy.<p>When you start a new job, you have to fill out a huge amount of paperwork, and one important …

How to Cut Kitchen Remodeling Costs

Speed is of the essence when you’re upgrading your kitchen, considering that you’re likely to be spending more money on takeout and dinners out …

Home improvement: 10 garden and terrace ideas to copy

Getting out into the garden and improving the space can make all the difference, especially for the warmer months!<p>South Africa is known for its …

Vanilla Root Beer Sour

A little like root beer, a little like eucalyptus, good savory and sweet—there's a lot of reasons to appreciate this underappreciated leaf<p>Make the …

How to get Siri to read articles and other text on iOS and macOS

While Siri may not be the perfect companion some wish it was, the personal assistant’s voice can lend itself to our lives in a variety of helpful ways. For the past few months I’ve been using Siri to read all the text I want to read but don’t actually <i>need</i> to read. Having the personal assistant read …

Accessibility

The best apps to help keep your spending on track

If it’s true more than half of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck, perhaps a good number of us need some help managing money.<p>And it might not be as difficult to achieve, if you’re up for soliciting help from free apps that can analyze your spending, provide guidance, and give detailed …

Personal Finance

​The basics of renovating or redecorating a home

Any project to boost your house’s appeal (whether it’s something small like painting or rather larger like adding a new extension) can seem like a …

Jawbone is reportedly leaving consumer for clinical wearables

It's no secret that things haven't been going well at Jawbone HQ. Last year, rumors came out that the company was halting the production of all its fitness trackers, and its customer service provider dropped it for unpaid services. Now a new report by <i>TechCrunch</i> says the wearable maker is fully …