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8 Historical Fiction Books You Don’t Want to Miss

From ancient Egypt to the grunge era, historical fiction novels are a fun immersive way to experience the past! Even if you’re not into togas or …

Books

Think Twice Before Throwing Out Your Avocado Pits

Growing up in California, long before they became trendy, I ate avocados regularly. And long before avocado toast was a thing, my friend who was in …

Plants

10 Slow Cooker Recipes Your Kids Will Love

And that everyone else around the table will love, too.

Have You Ever Heard of the Hydrangea Tree?

One of the South’s most iconic flowers, the Hydrangea is more than just a shrub with a big, showy blooms. Now, you can bring those beloved blossoms …

This Cool Cucumber and Avocado Salad Is Perfect for Summer

When I was growing up in Minnesota, I had cucumbers every single day for lunch. While I didn't always eat the sandwiches my mom made me (sorry, mom), …

11 Plants For Your Bedroom To Help You Sleep Better

We have compiled this list of 11 great plants to help you sleep better, based on their calming and cleansing effects.<p>There is nothing more annoying …

17 Children's Fantasy Series You May Have Missed As A Kid — But Should Read Now

I've spent a lifetime reading fantasy novels, but there are <i>so many</i> novels and series that I didn't have the chance to read when I was younger and …

12 Books Every Harry Potter Fan Should Read In 2018

With January on the horizon, it's time to get excited about 2018 reading. (Cue fireworks.) And if you're a Harry Potter fan, I'm sure you're itching …

Chilling Releases: The Top 20 Thrillers to Read This Winter Season

Lexie Elliott<p>This exhilarating debut <b></b>follows six college students as they embark on a summer getaway to a farmhouse. Everything goes well until they meet Severine, the girl next door. Kate Channing, one of the students, finds Severine to be a nuisance. One thing leads to another, and there is a huge …

30 Kitchen Gadgets On Amazon That'll Actually Make You Want To Cook In 2018

The new year is full of possibilities—like you becoming a person who cooks!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b><p><i>The reviews for</i> …

The most thrilling and fascinating books of 2017

NONFICTION<p><b>Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America</b> <i><br>Nancy MacLean (Viking)</i><br>A fascinating academic look at …

Books

22 Skills Every Kid Should Have By the Time They’re 10

<i>The following was produced in partnership with our friends at</i> <i>New York Life</i><i>, who are committed to helping families be happy, successful, and good at</i> …

Kids

Blow Your Kids’ Minds By Freezing Bubbles in the Winter

Not only that, but they'll learn a little science in the process.<p>Want to impress your kids in the cold weather? Freeze a bubble. A fun cold-weather …

This Formula Will Make You Happier At Work and At Home in 2018

Wellbeing can be broken down into five key aspects.<p>Growth is good and we all want to be part of a growing company. But there is a dark side; a year of late nights, working on weekends, always-being-connected can really take a toll on people--depleting energy and impacting wellbeing.<p>Research shows …

Happiness

17 Delightful Children's Books Even Childless People Will Love

See Spot demolish the patriarchy.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Shower plants will literally make your bathroom feel like a lush tropical garden

Turning your home into a full-on Zen space is one of the biggest wellness trends of 2018—think Himalayan salt lamps, meditation nooks, and healing …

This 12-Minute Total-Body Workout Will Make You Feel Really Powerful

Let's be honest: Burpees and mountain climbers are probably two of the most disliked exercises of all time. Of course <i>some</i> people like them, but many …

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The Best Books of 2017 to Give to Anyone on Your List

As you rack your brain trying to think of the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday shopping list, it's important to remember that even in our …

Books

4 Disturbing Truths Behind Everyone’s Favorite Young Adult Novels

<b>The Story:</b> The six book series that begins with <i>The Alchemyst</i> is the story of Nichols Flamel, a seemingly ordinary bookseller with an extraordinary …

24 Things People Should, But Don't, Tell You About Having Kids

"Children shape and teach you just as much as you shape and teach them." H/T Quora

Tip: The Best Exercise for Hip Mobility & Strength

Your hips are designed to be mobile and powerful. So train them that way. Here's how.<p>You see it at every gym: quarter-squat lifting with heavy …

Workouts

Make This Homemade Garden Insect Spray To Keep The Bugs At Bay

Gardeners know all too well that certain bugs just won’t leave the plants alone even when the commonly available pest sprays are applied.<p>That just …

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These Are the Keto Breakfast Recipes You've Been Waiting For

You've probably heard about this whole keto diet trend that's been going around. Brave souls have been giving up carbs and substituting them with creative dishes that are just as delicious! The whole idea behind the keto (short for ketogenic) diet is that if there aren't carbs to use for energy, …

Breakfast

The Best Gifts For Hikers of 2017

Searching for the perfect present? We did the work for you. Presenting our picks for the best gifts for hikers that money can buy.