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20 Freezer Meals For Back to School and Beyond

When you're on the go, it's incredibly convenient to have meals that are fully prepared in the freezer. Just pop these dishes in the oven until they're nice and hot and enjoy a home-cooked meal whenever you want. Here are 20 fast and easy ideas that also happen to freeze very well.

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How to stop Facebook from tracking you around the web

Facebook's Audience Network lets brands extend their Facebook ad campaigns <i>off</i> of Facebook using the same targeting data as they use <i>on</i> it, and previously the social network only showed these ads to people who had accounts. It had already collected information on their interests from their Facebook …

6 Things That Happen When You Don't Drink Enough Water

Nine cups of water per day? Studies say it's worth it.<p>The Institute of Medicine suggests people drink about nine cups (or 72 oz.) of water a day, which may leave you wondering whether that's actually worth all the trips to the bathroom. We went straight to the studies to show you yes, it is.<p><b>1.</b> …

The Old Wolverine Has a Killer 'To Do' List

By which I mean, he has a lot of people to kill. What, you thought a new comic starring the angry, bitter, elderly Logan would be about his grocery …

Star Wars ’90s Throwback: How ‘Shadows of the Empire’ Changed the Galaxy

The original title for The Force Awakens references Shadow of the Empire, a ’90s Star Wars saga that filled in the gaps between Empire Strikes Back …

The Best Photography Apps

This is your best-of-both-worlds photo editing tool. Darkroom is remarkably simple while also giving you more “pro” level tools than a lot of photo …

Apps

Articles about 7 smart staircases double storage on Dwell.com - Dwell

For a Toronto couple with a love of minimalist Japanese architecture, a sleek, storage-packed kitchen was the first priority in...<p>There's definitely something for everyone at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and this year we spied practical advances in...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for …

Articles about 5 stunning gardens we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Whether your bookcase spans an entire wall or exists solely on your nightstand, where you …

How to Be More Productive Even If It Kills You

Like many in our current predicament—so much work, so little time—I have felt my personal productivity flagging of late. Industrywide numbers bear …

This 'homeless' guy flies first class for free and says anyone could do it — here's how

And he's homeless, because he spends most of his time in the sky, flying first class — for free.<p>He says anybody could get free first-class tickets, if you play it smart.<p>"It sounds cliché, but I'm living my dream," Schlappig told Business Insider.<p>We spoke to Schlappig to hear his story:

Pictures: Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Straddling the North Carolina-Tennessee border, Great Smoky Mountains National Park attracts more than ten million visitors a year—more than any other U.S. national park.

The 10 most affordable cities in the world

Of all the cities in the world, your dollar will go the furthest in Mumbai, India.<p>It's currently the cheapest city to live in, according to the Economist's World Cost of Living Index.<p>The index, which is calculated every other year, compares countries based on the cost of things like food, drink, …

10 People Dead After Violent Tornadoes Touch Down Across the U.S.

A series of tornadoes sweeping across the U.S. left ten people dead this week, and more warnings are expected for the weekend.<p>According to <i>The Weather</i> …

New Deadpool Trailer Arrives in Two Different Versions

The new <i>Deadpool</i> movie is landing in theaters next February. Many fans are still hurting over the last attempt to bring Wade Wilson to the big screen in <i>X-Men Origins: Wolverine</i> back in 2009. Ryan Reynolds is ready to redeem the role he played back then with the new movie that appears to have …

2015: The Year in Guns

By the numbers.<p>13,013<p>Number of people killed by guns so far in 2015. Number of those who were children aged 0-11: 673. Number aged 12-17: 2,609. (Gun …

Guns

18 Covers That Were Arguably Better Than The Original Songs In 2015

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Listed in no particular order.

Music

'Home Alone' bandit responds to Kevin McCallister's recent threats

Burglars, bandits and all-around bad guys, the end is near.<p>In case you missed it, Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) recently resurfaced, showing …

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7 Weird And Wonderful Hotels From Around The World

1. Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort in Finland<p>This resort has igloo-like rooms that bring you up close and personal to your Arctic surroundings. The …

Delightful Illustrations Are Playfully Completed with Everyday Objects

Artist Jesuso Ortiz creates colorful illustrations using everyday objects in a delightfully clever way. The Spain-based creative employs a myriad of unconventional materials—from buttons to flowers to badminton birdies—and seamlessly integrates them into his images. Suddenly, these objects have …

Handcrafted Jewelry Elegantly Sparkles with Metallic Flecks Embedded in Colorful Resin

French jewelry designer Elena Gueno creates brilliant accessories using colored resin and metallic flakes. Through her shop called Daimblond, she sells both stackable and cocktail-style rings in beautiful blue, pink, and green tones. Each piece encases flecks of gold and silver leaf that sparkle …

Vatican newspaper upset at absence of evil in new Star Wars film

L’Osservatore Romano complains that Kylo Ren and Supreme Leader Snoke are pale imitations of predecessors Darth Vader and Emperor Palpatine<p>The semi-official Vatican newspaper, L’Osservatore Romano, has launched a backlash against the new Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, after complaining that …

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The Good and Bad of Kylo Ren

<i>Disney / Lucas Films</i><p><b>Warning: This piece contains several major spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.</b><p>Today, I saw the new Star Wars for the second time since its release. <i>The Force Awakens</i> is a very enjoyable addition to the pop-cultural supernova, raking in over $247 million in the U.S and …

50 Fantastic Finds For Everyone On Your Naughty Or Nice List

50 under $50 holiday gift guide<p>You don’t have to be a millionaire to show someone they’re important to you. After all, it’s not the amount you spend, but the thought behind it, right? That’s why we’ve put together a list of the season’s best finds that won’t break the bank. Give the gift of …

Tina Fey Gave The Perfect Answer To A Question About Women In Comedy

Reason number 482 to love her.

The 10 Hottest Sex Scenes on TV in 2015

There were orgies, strap-ons, superhero sex, and more.<p><b>1. Alana and Margot, Hannibal</b><p>Dear, departed <i>Hannibal</i> was one of the most visually innovative and immersive shows ever to be on TV, and as a result, its sex scenes were intentionally and beautifully shot, most remarkably a scene between Alana and …

TV

Massachusetts Teen Philip Chism Guilty of Murdering and Raping High School Math Teacher

Massachusetts teenager Philip Chism was found guilty Tuesday of murdering and raping his math teacher at Danvers High School in 2013, multiple …

The Top 10 Art Shows of 2015

I’m not listing “Picasso Sculpture,” the Modern’s magisterial and eye-opening presentation that puts the magus’ sculpture on a par with his painting, because everybody knows it’s the best show of this year and every other year. The 10 I am mentioning are in no particular order—and keep playing over …

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Man's best friend for a long time: Dogs go back 33,000 years, study finds

The love affair between humans and dogs has been going on for thousands of years. But when and where dogs first branched off from wolves is the source of scientific debate.<p>Over the past decade, various groups have posited different locations as the birthplace of the dog, including Europe and the …