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This Weight-Loss Trick Is So Easy You'll Wish You Thought of It Before

If you want to shed those extra pounds, invest in a refillable water bottle. Researchers from the University of Birmingham in England recently published a study in the journal <b>Obesity</b> that revealed drinking a glass of water before a meal can actually help you lose weight.<p>For the experiment, 84 …

Weight Loss

All-in-One Ecopak House Incorporates its Own Shipping Container Into its Structure

1/7<p>Coates Design Architects Ecopak Prefab Container House<p>Seattle Architect Matthew Coates, President of Coates Design Architects, has teamed up with …

Shipping Containers

4 dead in Dominica as tropical storm Erika swirls toward Puerto Rico

Authorities in the small Caribbean island Dominica said Thursday that four people were killed as fast-moving Tropical Storm Erika pounded the island with high winds and rain as it headed toward Puerto Rico.<p>Officials shuttered schools, government offices and businesses across the region and warned …


This is the One Thing to Keep in Mind When Feeding a Toddler

<i>In Kids' Lunch, take a look into what people in the food world and the world at large pack their children (and occasionally their significant others and maybe even their pets) for lunch.</i><p><i>Today, Elise Joy, who shares crafts, DIY projects, and business advice on her blog Enjoy It, learns that patience</i> …