Maggie Gordon

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The World’s Least Desirable ‘Nonstop’ Flight to London

Norwegian and WOW Air are perhaps the best-known low-cost-carriers operating between the US and Europe, but there’s a newcomer rapidly gaining …

Air Travel

6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life

1<p>Beer Savers<p>If you sometimes struggle to finish a bottle of beer or cider but hate to toss its valuable contents, try saving it for later with one of …

A yoga teacher explains the difference between Bikram, Vinyasa, Rocket, and Power yoga — and how to pick the right one for your goals

• <b>High-intensity interval training (HIIT) continues to grow in popularity, but the high impact workout can often lead to stiffness and tight</b> …

Summer non-fiction: the best new biographies, history, science and politics books

Stuck for holiday reading? Whether you’re looking for memoirs, historical biographies or cutting-edge science, our critics have the answer<p>History<p>Arnhem by Antony Beevor<p>Beevor’s account of the Arnhem campaign, that ill-judged and deeply unlucky northward leap by the Allies into occupied Holland in …

6 Clothing Brands That Have Revolutionized the Plus-Size Market

Plus-size fashion once had a bad reputation for being full of unimaginative clothing without a sleek silhouette or trend-driven style to speak of. …

Clothing

It's Honestly So Easy To Make This Hanging Succulent Garden

Who needs artwork when you can have framed succulents?<p>View this post on Facebook

Plants

Welsh farmer helping to fight Alzheimer's by growing high-altitude daffodils to combat disease

A Welsh farmer helping fight Alzheimer's by growing high-altitude daffodils which have been proven to help combat the disease.<p>Kevin Stephens, 51, is aiming to become a world-leader in the production of a pioneering drug by farming the flowers on the Black Mountains in Monmouthshire.<p>The daffodils …

4 ways you can help end period poverty among women in the UK

For most people who get periods, they can be a bit of a pain.<p>Having to deal with mood swings, cramps and fatigue while bleeding out of your vagina is …

Menstruation

What Critics Don't Understand About Gun Culture

I carry a weapon—and it’s tied me closer to my community.<p>My wife knew something was amiss when the car blocked our driveway. She was outside our house, playing with our kids on our trampoline, when a car drove slowly down our rural Tennessee street. As it reached our house, it pulled partially in …

Guns

10 Egg Recipes That Will Make You Skip the Snooze Button

Breakfast

You can now book incredibly cheap flights with a new app that lets you bid on unsold airline seats

If, like 24 per cent of Britons, you are a chronic procrastinator - we may have found the perfect travel app for you.<p>Air Ticket Arena is a new UK-based start-up which launched on February 1 and gives you the opportunity to bid for last-minute plane tickets.<p>All you need to do is download the app and …

There's an African High-Fiber Diet That Can Turn Your Gut Bacteria Into Super Fat Busters

Not long ago, scientists realized that “trillions of bacteria living in our guts have a surprising effect on our weight,” according to Dr. Oz. As it …

Nutrition

45+ Awesome Housewarming Gifts that Beat a Bottle of Wine

Someone you care about has a new home! Show them how excited you are for them with something from this extensive list, packed with options from the …

Orange-Cranberry Margarita

For the cranberries: Combine the granulated sugar and 1 cup water in a saucepan, and bring to a boil. Cook until the sugar is dissolved. Add the …

Recipes

Walks, not pills: Clinic gives hope to patients with chronic pain

Health news<p>More than 250 million opioid pain killer prescriptions are written per year, on average — enough to give every American their own bottle of pills.<p>Marti Krow-Lucal, 67, was one of the estimated 2 million Americans addicted to or abusing opioids. She desperately wanted to get off …

Pain

This 8-Minute HIIT Tabata Routine Gets You Toned in No Time

SWEAT trainer Kelsey Wells shows us her go-to Tabata routine that gets the job done in just eight minutes.<p>For anyone who’s looking to get fit fast, …

France was the first country to ban supermarkets from throwing away unused food — and the world is taking notice

France is a culinary leader — both at the table and, more recently, in the trash can.<p>In February 2016, France became the first country in the world to prohibit supermarkets from throwing away unused food through unanimously passed legislation.<p>Now, supermarkets of a certain size must donate unused …

How to fold your clothes to save a ton of space

When looking at a new apartment or home, the real estate question on everyone’s mind used to be: How big is the closet? Now, it’s more along the …

20 books that will change your life

Oprah, Warren Buffett, and more reveal the books that changed their lives

Books

40 Essential Instant Pot Links

Because I've been experimenting with the Instant Pot quite a bit lately, I've been getting a lot of questions. Many times my answer is a link. A link …

20 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Sometimes, blanket categories can make it difficult to pick out the perfect book. For that reason, we’re sharing this list of twenty personalized …

Books

100 Books Amazon Thinks You Should Read Before You Die

If your New Year's resolution is to read more in 2018 but don't know where to start, Amazon editors have got you covered. They've put together a list …

Why Every Company Needs an Innovation Dashboard

Innovation Dashboards Force Focus around What Matters Most<p>A few years ago, I had the opportunity to visit Netflix's Silicon Valley office and interview one of their top executives. I asked about how they manage their innovation process. The surprising answer I received blew me away: "We don't have …

5 marketing platform essentials you can’t ignore

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Near.</i><p>Today’s marketers have access to a massive amount of customer data. Customers are able to shop anywhere, and at any time. Retail sales get influenced by online research, in-store availability, promotions, and the shopping environment. This results in mounds …

Marketing