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3 Simple Breathing Exercises to Try When Anxiety Strikes

We know it isn't pleasant, but try to remember the last time you felt anxious. How did your body respond? It may have felt as though your chest …

Yoga

3 Stretches That Un-Slouch Your Back—All You Need Is A Doorway

Are you sitting up straight right now? You probably are now that I reminded you. Sitting at a desk or hunching over a computer all day is horrible for your neck, back, and overall posture. If you feel tight in your chest and shoulders, do this series of stretches a few times a week to loosen up. …

Yoga

9 Back-to-School Apps That’ll Make Your Life Easier

gFlash<p>This app easily allows students to create flashcards for any test or quiz. You can download information straight from a Google Doc or Microsoft …

Apps

Tubi TV is a free app that lets you watch TV shows and movies for free, no catch

If the word “Tubi” isn’t part of your streaming, entertainment-loving lexicon yet, it should be. In the same way that you’ve grown to revere words …

Tubi TV

The Best Sheets

Between department stores, online bedding companies, and discount retailers, there’s a bewildering array of sheet sets to choose from. That’s why …

Shopping

The Best Garden Hose

If you’re looking for the easiest and cheapest way to keep your garden lush, your car clean, and your sprinkler a-sprinkling—or you just need an …

Home Improvement

10 Beach Towns You Can Actually Afford to Buy a House In (+ Listings We Love)

1 of 20<p>St. Marys, Georgia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 20<p>Hot Listing<p>3 of 20<p>Astoria, Oregon<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 20<p>Hot Listing<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 20<p>Pensacola, …

Real Estate

Take these 5 steps to ensure you are getting real financial planning — not just lip service

The spectrum of professionals who claim to offer financial advice is a broad one — so broad, in fact, that it can be difficult to define exactly what …

Retirement

10 Incredible Decks That'll Inspire Your Backyard Reno

You might not have been planning a reno, but you are now.<p>You can't just put a table and chairs out there and call it a day. There's a whole lot more you can do to your deck, whether you want a full-on overhaul (new flooring or rails, for example), or just want some decor inspo. These amazing decks …

Living Rooms

Buh-Bye, Extra Pounds — This Is the Ultimate Workout For Weight Loss

To get the best results, you need to use the best exercises. We've got your top eight weight-loss moves, which you can add to your current workouts or put together for a full-fledged workout. Each exercise is a compound and dynamic movement so you have no doubt you're going to maximize the amount …

Workouts

Don’t Paint Your Home’s Exterior Until You Read This

Painting exterior brick is a distinct design choice that can completely change the visual appeal of your home. Brick buildings are tried-and-true …

Home Improvement

9 Skincare Products I'd Spend My Paycheck on After Sampling Tons For Free

From beauty tools left over from photo shoots to makeup products sent in promotional PR packages, I've received my fair share of free goodies over the years as an editor. But my absolute biggest weakness? Skincare products. No matter if it's a high-end oil or a drugstore moisturizer — I don't …

Skin Care

Not All Lentils Are Created Equal—Which Variety Is Right for You?

They even have different cooking times, nutritional values, and purposes.<p>Lentils are one of the most nutritious and versatile plant-based proteins. …

Healthy Eating

Yoga Poses That Burn Fat

Sculpt a sexier shape with a challenging yoga routine.<p>If you think yoga is only good for chilling you out, try this flow from Tara Stiles, owner of Strala Yoga in New York City—it will carve your body into a long, lean fat-burning machine.Do this routine four times a week: Complete the moves in …

Yoga

11 Supplements To Help You Live Longer

1 of 7<p>pat hastings/getty images<p>Stay stronger, longer<p>The recipe for awesome aging? Healthy whole foods and enough exercise (like adding these 10-minute routines for a stronger, leaner body from <i>Prevention's</i> super-popular Fit in 10 workouts!), of course, but a few strategically selected supplements …

Wellness

The 3 Best Ages to Start Taking Social Security

Image source: Getty Images<p>You can start receiving your Social Security retirement benefits as early as age 62, but the longer you wait beyond that, up to age 70, the higher your monthly checks will be. The trade-off, though, is that the longer you delay, the fewer checks you'll receive over your …

Retirement

20 Doctor-Recommended Natural Remedies For Everyday Ailments

The latest surveys show that about a third of Americans now use natural or complementary medicine, and the number is growing. Fish oil is the most common natural product used for health—nearly 8% of adults take it preventively for heart health. Next in popularity are glucosamine/chondroitin, …

Health

These 9 ArtNatural Products Have Amazing Amazon Reviews

I'm not a huge devotee of natural beauty products, but when I tried ArtNaturals products, I was hooked from the very first time I used them. All of the brand's products are simple and effective, and I love that the brand is ecofriendly, made from naturally derived ingredients, and cruelty …

Skin Care

5 Vitamins to Boost Your Metabolism and Promote Weight Loss

Losing weight isn’t as easy as popping a few magical pills. But there are a few vitamins you can take to ensure your body is functioning as …

Wellness

10 Unbeatable Brisket Recipes

Brisket was meant to be grilled. Whether marinated or dry rubbed, brisket cooked over smoking wood or charcoal develops a gorgeous crust and juicy, …

BBQ

This Incredible Spray Bottle Has 2,700+ Five-Star Reviews on Amazon

There's no denying it: Cleaning your bathroom, kitchen, or patio doesn't rank high on our list of coveted weekend (or anytime) activities. But here's …

Cleaning

How to Clean Your Ears (Properly), According to ENTs

<i>While we might all be curious about the</i> <i>best plunger</i> <i>or</i> <i>probiotic tampon</i> <i>or</i> <i>cold-sore remedy</i><i>, it can be difficult to discuss these more</i> personal <i>items.</i> …

Shopping

Stress is officially the worst: Severe cases are linked to higher rates of autoimmune diseases

Stress is a serious threat to our well-being. It can keep us from sleeping at night, negatively impact gut health, and even put a damper on the …

Pain

This Anti-Aging Foundation Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At CVS

Foundation is one of the most important makeup products there is, especially if you’re over 30. It’s essential for filling in any fine lines and …

Skin Care

FYI, These $20 Leggings Are So Good

If you’ve been living in leggings all winter long, chances are you have a few pairs that could use replacing. I know I’ve had to say goodbye to a few …

Clothing

These are the 5 recipes our readers loved most this week

This week’s most-viewed recipes online are all about the burgers — of the vegetable variety, that is.<p><b>1. Simple Cinnamon Coffee Cake</b>, above. Featuring crackly top and a fluffy bottom. For step-by-step photos, check out the recipe on Voraciously.<p><b>2. Superiority Burgers.</b> The recipe is from the popular …

Burgers

8 Top-Rated Stand Mixers That Belong in Every Baker's Kitchen

You know you knead one.<p>If you love to bake homemade treats on the weekends after visiting the farmers market, a stand mixer is a must-have essential …

Farmers Market

The Best Bunk Beds on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

<i>Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try</i> …

Shopping

9 Ways to Use Bio-Oil, the Drugstore Scar Treatment People Love

Recently, I burned my neck with a curling rod (not my finest moment), and immediately I knew the bubbling burn was going to settle into a gnarly …

Skin Care

The 21 Most Underrated Nordstrom Beauty Products You Haven't Heard Of — Yet

For many, Nordstrom beauty counters are a haven for luxurious staple products. When direct deposit hits, you'll find us immediately transferring all of those funds directly into replenishing old favorites from the likes of Chanel, Lancome, and Giorgio Armani. But Nordstrom isn't just your chic …

Skin Care