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How To Make Dumplings

With Korean, Vietnamese and Chinese flavors and an easy five-minute dough, these are the steps to perfect dumplings.

What It Means To Love Someone With Depression And Anxiety

Lasting love has no boundaries or limitations. It seeks no reward for thriving in the imperfect nature of humanity, that which makes all of our personal connections so vastly unique. Real love triumphs over the most dangerous of evils; those that exist inside each and every one of us.<p>The …

Mental Disorders

Thor, The Bengal Cat With Near Perfect Markings

Meet Thor. Thor is a domestic bengal cat with near perfect jungle cat markings. That is a good looking cat. Plus he has those piercing green eyes. …

Piercings

24 Smart Illustrations About Everyday Things That Will Give You Some Fresh Perspective - SHOWOFFCLUB

Conveying a massive message through something smart yet simple is not easy. Artist Shanghai Tango does just that. The comic illustrator draws witty …

facebook 10k GIVEAWAY! [CLOSED]

I’m still trying to wrap my head around the number 10,000, but there <i>are</i> indeed 10,000 followers on Budget Byte’s Facebook page! Pretty unbelievable, …

Touching farewell video for a husky will have you in tears

The 10-year-old Siberian husky, Snoopy, hasn't had it easy in the later part of his life.<p>A year ago, he was taken in by Singaporean volunteer animal …

Photographer captures the majestic side of Maine Coon cats

Behold the Maine Coon. Maine Coons are the largest breed of domestic cat in the world. Seriously, they’re huge. Sometimes they get mistaken for …

This Pico De Gallo Recipe Is The Perfect Use For All Those Summer Tomatoes (And Will Distract You From The Crushing Void)

It seems like every time I go to a summer barbecue, someone shows up with store-bought salsa. Really, people? The host is about to spend two hours smoking ribs and you’re going to show up with a suicide note in a plastic tub? A glass jar full of years-old tomatoes and citric acid? And you call that</i> …

Six Things You Need To Know To Have The Best Dog Ever

<i>Excerpt from Zak George's Dog Training Revolution: The Complete Guide to Raising the Perfect Pet with Love.</i><p>In my years as a dog trainer, I've learned that if an outcome to a behavior is positive, then a dog is likely to repeat that behavior, and if the outcome is not favorable, then that dog is …

This Is the Most Popular Macaroni 'n' Cheese Recipe on Pinterest

And honestly, it might surprise you.<p>There's a holiday for just about everything these days, and while you don't always have time to celebrate them all, this one definitely demands acknowledgment. July 14 is National Macaroni and Cheese Day, and there is literally no better way to commemorate it …

Quiz: how well do you know the airport codes from across the globe?

The inevitable highlight of anyone’s year is the holiday season. And so you’ve splurged on a few too many pairs of sunglasses, picked your holiday reading list and counted down each day until that blissful week away.<p>Except when you get to the airport, you’re left frantically scanning the departure …

Watch A ‘Nurse Dog’ Care For Orphaned Baby Animals At The Cincinnati Zoo

As the circle of life dictates, newborn animals tend to need a parent animal to show them the ropes and teach them proper animal behavior. As sad as it can be, baby animals without a parent by their side stand a much lower chance of survival in the wild and need help understanding how to behave …

Never Buy a Terrarium Again After Tackling This DIY

We’re in the thick of the terrarium heyday, and if you’re like me, you’ve drooled over all of the incredible shapes and sizes they come in. A single terrarium is cool on its own, but when you scatter several candle-filled ones down a table, it can be pretty breathtaking. Though terrariums are …

7 Tips to Organize Your Work Space and Stay Productive

The general condition of your living environment affects your personal productivity. Working in a clustered and messy environment has the ability to keep you distracted and in most cases, create negative energy. While some might give excuses about their space limitations, there are creative ways to …

Productivity

Everything you need to know to assemble and care for a succulent garden

These common varieties would make a great addition to your home or garden.<p>These common varieties would make a great addition to your home or garden.<p>It’s hard to say at what point the growing of succulents went from being a nerdy backwater of gardening to a viral sensation. It might have been the …

Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

Accidentally Grow A Plant In Your Shower Drain With This Lush Product

a bean massage bar has a tendency to start sprouting<p>Everyone loves Lush for their use of natural and ethical ingredients in their range of homemade bath and body products. This new discovery proves just how fresh and natural their ingredients really are.<p>A couple of users have been surprised when …

Market Report: March 20, 2016

New lighting, outdoor furniture, and an indoor growing system that has caught our eye:<p>Indoor Gardening<p>Above: Ikea just announced its new Krydda/Växer …

These Salted Chocolate Chunk Cookies Might Be Better Than Drugs

Of all the simple pleasures in life, a warm chocolate chip cookie topped with salt might be the greatest. Also, there's nothing wrong with sprinkles.<p>Look, there's a time and a place for foie gras torchon, shaved black truffles, and the priciest Beluga caviar. There are occasions when only the …

Here's Exactly How to Make Tate's Chocolate Chip Cookies at Home

Skip the store—this recipe's even better.<p>Crispy, thin chocolate chip cookies are the underdog of the cookie world. It's easy to find people who love chewy and gooey treats, but crunchy ones immediately make you think of scorched cookies some frenzied baker agonizingly scraped off a baking sheet …

These spots are definitely THE things to do in Zion National Park

The State of Utah is the home of Zion National Park. This fantastic place has many things to do and see and is one of the top places to visit in the …

The 50 Most Delicious Brownie Recipes

17 Best Moments From 'Grease Live!'

From Vanessa Hudgens' heart-wrenching ballad to Aaron Tveit's short shorts.<p>Last night, <i>Grease Live!</i> aired on Fox, and folks, it was good―like really, really, <i>really</i> good. The production put all other live TV musical shows to shame (sorry, Peter) with the impressive set design, bigtime musical …

Kitten And Piglet Take Interspecies BFFs To A New Level Of Cute

These two are a hoof!<p>Laura the piglet and Marina the kitten have backgrounds that are as different as their species. But as soon as they met, both thought the other was the cat’s pajamas.<p>The two babies were introduced after both lost their mothers at Santuario Igualdad Interespecie (Interspecies …

12 epic Ellen pranks that will turn your bad day around

The lovely Ellen DeGeneres turns 58 on Tuesday, and to celebrate this quasi-national holiday, we combed through her most prominent comedic works — …

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5 Best Mail-Order Bacon Companies

The snack of the gods, meat candy, pork belly, edible sex — bacon, by any other name, would taste as sweet and salty. Getting its start as a common …

Cooking

Soon you will manipulate BB-8 using the Force

LAS VEGAS — Everyone knows that BB-8 stole the show in <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>. But the tiny doppelganger toy from Sphero is no slouch in the …