Marek Balla

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The biggest box office flop from the year you were born

With "Black Panther" breaking records and making box office history last week, it's always good to remember that for every amazing movie there's a flop or two waiting to happen.<p>From critically panned movies like "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword" to beloved cult classics like "The Adventures of …

5 Ways to Flavor Your Meat While It’s Resting

It’s almost June, everyone, and that means that grill season is upon us! Along with outdoor BBQs and drinking cold beer in the sun, grilling also …

How to Cook Steak in the Oven

Love cooking steak at home but hate smoking up your kitchen? We’ve got the recipe for you. All you need is a great steak, a large cast-iron skillet, …

20 somber cover songs used in movie trailers, ranked

The sad song cover is the biggest thing to happen to movie trailers since the <i>Inception</i> “braam.” It’s hard to pinpoint where it all began, but they’ve …

The 24 best movies of the summer, according to critics

To find out which movies critics gravitated toward the most, we turned to review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes to compile this list of the best movies of summer 2017.<p>From box office hits like "Dunkirk" and "Baby Driver," to the indie thriller "Good Time," these summer releases won over the majority of …

Moist Banana Bread With Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is a very handy ingredient to consider if you have someone who is lactose intolerant in your house. A natural, plant source of saturated …

Recipes

How to Eat Avocado for Breakfast

Avocados can be good for so much more than topping toast (though we do love that, too!). Packed with healthy fats and fiber, this delicious fruit is …

Breakfast

This Easy Technique Will Make Your Chicken Cook Faster and Taste Better

Why settle for another boring chicken dinner, when you can make chicken paillard? By pounding out the meat so that it's much thinner, the chicken …

Cooking

This Man’s Immune System Got a Cancer-killing Update - Facts So Romantic

<i>William Ludwig was almost dead when he became Patient Number One in a radical new cancer treatment, one that’s just won the endorsement of F.D.A.</i> …

Healthy Desserts

These amazing recipes include brown sugar custards with orange zest, plum-and-honey sabayon gratins, and minted watermelon popsicles.

Why Bad Moods Are Good For You: The Surprising Benefits of Sadness

Counteracting the cult of happiness.<p><i>Homo sapiens</i> is a very moody species. Even though sadness and bad moods have always been part of the human …

Psychology

The Age of Quantum Computing Has Arrived

Harnessing Quantum Mechanics<p>Marshall McLuhan, a media theorist of the past generation, once said, “The computer is the most extraordinary of man’s …

I Did Karlie Kloss’s Workout for One Week—and Here’s What Happened

<i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.com.</i><p>When celebrity trainer Anna Kaiser calls and invites you to do a 5-day intensive workshop with her …

Exercise

Taste Beyond The Tongue

15 Foods That Help You Stay Hydrated

These high-water-content foods are refreshing, filled with nutrients, and naturally low in calories.<p>According to the old rule of thumb, you're …

River of Bulb

Image: Heritage Museums & Gardens, Sandwich, MA<p>Gorgeous! The Bulb River, an arrangement of some 3,500 bulbs of grape hyacinth flanked with thousands …

Daffodils

Here’s an Evolutionary Explanation for Your Dog’s Guilty Face

You may already be familiar with Dog Shaming, an incredible corner of the internet where pet owners throw shade at their dogs for such offenses as …

Ducks claim Pacific Division title for fifth-straight year

It took 82 games but the Ducks ended up in familiar territory once again.<p>That's five straight Pacific Division titles!<p>See you in the First Round, …

Coconut Dreams

So I recently made a fancy dinner ( risotto , Recipe is on the blog ) and I needed a dessert to go with it … Instantly my mind went to one of my …

Dessert

You Should Make One Of These Seven Brunch Recipes This Weekend

Brunch it up!

This athleisure brand is so pretty *and* environmentally-friendly, so treat yo' self

Beloforte’s athletic gear, though, is cut and sewn in Southern California from recycled materials sourced from local textile mills. That means the …

The World's Most Dangerous Hike is Now Open

When most people think of "hiking", they'd most likely conjure up mental images of serene forested hills or a nicely challenging incline. But what …

Hiking

Six things you should do immediately after a workout

In a good week, let's say you spend seven hours working out. That might sound like a lot of gym time, but it still leaves 161 hours during which you could either undermine all of that hard work, or speed-up results with some smart lifestyle tweaks.<p>How you eat and what you do in the hours following …

Exercise

Hands Down, This Is the Best Cake Recipe for Spring

<i>The Kitchy Kitchen is the brainchild of food enthusiast and self-taught chef Claire Thomas. With a focus on new spins on classic meals, the site</i> …

Dior Homme Teams up With Sennheiser for a Slick Lineup of Audio Equipment

Offerings for every situation.<p>As we continue the fascination with collaborations in 2017, the Kris Van Assche-helmed Dior Homme has stepped into the mix by presenting a new surprising collaboration with Sennheiser. Four products were created, which provide all-encompassing audio solutions to every …

Meet Charlotte: The Stunning, Queenly Cake You Can Totally Make at Home

Looking for a fancy cake that will impress everyone, but you can actually make yourself? Meet the Charlotte: a pretty, pretty princess of a cake assembled with the help of a springform pan. You don’t bake the cake inside the pan, but use the pan as a guide to build a ring of ladyfingers around the …

Dessert

Win enough reward points to take a trip every year for 30 years from this hotel company

If you meticulously collect rewards points in the hopes of scoring a free vacation someday, one hotel chain will give you a big head start with a contest to win “free travel for life”.<p>Marriott has announced that it will give away 3.75 million Marriott Rewards Points – which the company bills as …

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