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How To Master a Modern Twist on a Classic Design Detail

Traditional types of architectural woodwork — I'm looking at you, wainscoting — are cropping up more and more in homes these days. Woodwork like this …

BBC Recipes Removal Threat Prompts Jack Monroe To Pledge To Publish Hers Online

'To reduce this vital service is an abomination.'<p>Channel 4 News<p>Jack Monroe called the possible removing of the recipes an 'abomination'<p>Celebrity chef …

An Eater’s Guide to Food Labels

Food packaging isn’t just the shell that protects or contains a product. It’s a powerful miniature billboard—a tool that food producers use to reel in customers.<p>It’s also a document, of sorts, that conveys how a food was produced and whether the government has overseen that process.<p>The problem for …

That Burger You Just Ordered Might Come With A Side Of DNA

Even if it's a veggie burger.<p>File this under "No, thanks."<p>A molecular analysis on burgers conducted by food analytics company Clear Labs serves as the stomach-churning proof that we don't always know everything that's actually in the food we buy -- even if that food comes with an ingredients …

Report: Poultry Workers Forced to Wear Diapers to Increase Efficiency

For today's dose of horrifying news, the poultry industry comes up big: According to a new report by Oxfam America workers at some poultry plants across the country face abysmal working conditions where they are denied bathroom breaks and often soil themselves while working so as not to lose their …

See Man’s Reaction When His Wife Says She’s Pregnant After 17 Years Of Trying

When Dana Griffin-Graves created a playful surprise for her husband Arkell to announce her pregnancy, she knew he’d react emotionally, but she had no …

After Losing 8 Friends To Suicide, I Invited People To Lie Down In Lithuania To Show The Suicide Rate

A colleague of mine committed suicide. The reason was alcohol. A year later – a classmate. Two more colleagues also committed suicide, followed by …

Shocking Real Stories Of Feral Children Told With Dark Photos

“Feral Children” is the latest photo-project by German-born, London-based photographer Julia Fullerton-Batten. This newest series of staged photos …

7 Ways To Get High Naturally Without Drugs Or Plants

We’ve all been guilty of turning to those good old vices or unhealthy addictions to find relief from stress, sadness, or frustration. Those times …

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How To Make DIY Drawer Pulls from Just About Anything

For the times that you just can't find that perfect drawer pull (or the times that you can, but don't feel like dishing out the $$), knowing how to …

DIY

Recipe for scrambled egg, mushroom, avocado, and ham sandwiches

<i>Serves 4</i><p>For a weekend breakfast, these filling egg sandwiches will get you up and going for whatever the day’s activities might be. Later in the day, …

Stray Dog Kicked By Driver Returns With A Pack Of Friends To Trash His Car

A man in Chongqing, China has been repaid for literally kicking a dog out of his parking spot with some strange but fitting revenge – the dog later …

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15 Surprising Discoveries About Learning

by Saga Briggs<p>What are some of the most encouraging known facts about learning? From taking a walk to learning a new language, there are countless …

The Brain

That’s a Wrap! 16 Spring Roll Recipes to Make This Week

With the end of winter nowhere in sight (thanks a lot, Punxsutawney Phil), it’s time to get creative in channeling springtime feelings. These 16 fresh rolls do just that. Filled with a bounty of produce — often the cold-weather stuff like cabbage and carrots — they’re a fun way to eat your veggies, …

14 Make-Ahead Lunch Recipes to Whip Up This Week

Brown-bagging the same old PB+J for lunch is sure to get old fast, but it’s hard to argue with the ease of a sandwich and some snacks. With a little advance planning though, you can enjoy tucking into a far more exciting meal at your desk all week long. These 14 make-ahead meals will make you the …

15 Dinners That Make Even Better Next-Day Lunches

Packing your own lunch is a tried-and-true way to stick to a healthy and budget-friendly meal plan. But bringing something you're not excited about to the office may just have you heading to the nearest takeout joint. Forgo this disappointment by making one of these healthy dinner recipes that will …

Amanda Hesser's Tips for Making Better Kids' Lunches

<i>Whether you're layering your own quinoa bowl in the wee hours of the morning or have little ones' lunchboxes to pack in addition to your own, it's tough to get creative about healthy, portable, easy lunches when you're halfway through eggs. Here's a leg up on the lunch game.</i><p><i>Today: Amanda Hesser's</i> …

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20 Mason Jar Salads to Pack for Lunch This Week

Get a load of these layers. Nope, we’re not talking about cakes, but rather something a little less, shall we say… sinful. Right now, we’re all about salads in a jar. Carefully layered in Mason jars, each of these 20 make-ahead creations will still be fresh and crisp as can be come lunchtime. Just …

21 Impossibly Delicious Ways To Eat Avocado For Dinner

End your day with an avocado-stuffed burger.

4 Things You Should Know Before You Eat Your Next Avocado

<b>1. TO CHOOSE:</b> Lush California Hass (right) packs a wallop of healthy monounsaturated fat. A Florida avocado (left) has less flavor and less fat.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p><b>2. TO HALVE:</b> Cut avocado in two lengthwise around its pit. Twist halves in opposite directions to separate them, and …

Lemon Ricotta Parmesan Pasta with Spinach and Grilled Chicken

Don’t we all love the lemon and ricotta and lemon and parmesan combinations? And you can never go wrong with lemon, chicken and spinach. Put that all …

Recipes

Tomatoes, blackberries, avocado, oysters: 20 foods to change your life

1. An excellent source of vitamins, antioxidants, fibre and minerals, TOMATOES are especially high in the unique phytochemical lycopene. Lycopene …

Veggie Burrito Bowl w/ Creamy (Vegan) Cilantro Sauce

This Veggie Burrito Bowl couldn’t be more satisfying, nutritious or any easier to make. I love it. Warm, flavorful rice and beans, seasoned with …

This Chart Shows You the Cheapest Ways to Eat Healthy on a Budget

When you’re on a tight budget, eating healthy can be one of the first things to go. But healthy doesn’t have to mean expensive — you just have to know the right ways to shop. That’s why we were totally excited to find this helpful infographic that gets down to the numbers of how to shop smart and …

Dragon Lizard Caught Playing Leaf Guitar In Indonesia

Aditya Permana, a professional photographer in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, recently captured this once-in-a-lifetime photo of a forest dragon lizard that …