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Towels make a cheap solution for DIY sound-absorption panels

Bad audio can seriously harm an otherwise strong video. But recording good audio can be a daunting task. It’s not just about having the right …

Wall Art

A Guide to Easy Japanese Home-Cooking

These six classic Japanese recipes are full of flavor, light on ingredients, good for you, and surprisingly quick to make.<p>Leave the pristine sushi to the restaurants. Japanese home cooking is full of flavor, light on ingredients, good for you, and surprisingly quick to make. In other words, <b>the holy</b> …

Whitefish

8 No-Bake Dips Delicious Enough To Eat With A Spoon

These homemade dips taste so much better than anything you could buy at the grocery store. But the best part is that they're no-bake -- so you can be in and out of the kitchen in no time.<p><b>1. Hummus</b><p>Homemade hummus always trumps store bought. It's healthier, tastier, and -- bonus -- made from …

Cooking

Pack a Gluten-Free Picnic - Gluten Free More

Head outdoors with these summer-fresh recipes<p>Summertime and picnics go together. Except for the occasional ant, what’s not to love about taking your …

Food

How to Handle Your Stress So You Can Be Successful | Inc.com

Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little time left over to unwind. Stress affects our mental health, our well-being and our performance at work.<p>But there are ways you can help yourself. Here …

Mindfulness

50 Recipe Infographics to Help Make You a Better Cook

People don’t cook anymore, which is a shame. It’s a lost art, more so for certain generations than others (let’s not point fingers here) but to not …

The Zero-Gear Workout

The good news is you can do it this second, wherever you are. The bad news is that now we have no more excuses!

Workouts

Jewelry Storage Mirror DIY

While there are lots of pros and cons about moving from one place to another, it certainly becomes clear very quickly what you miss about your old …

Power Tools

15 Books Every Recent College Grad Needs on Their Shelf

Graduating from college is an exciting time full of adventures, new opportunities and… uncertainty. While you’re celebrating your major accomplishment and partying with your friends and loved ones, figuring out the future can be nerve wracking. Whether you’re graduating this year, are a recent grad …

Mark Zuckerberg

32 Healthy Meals You Can Literally Eat on the Go

When your days are packed with meetings, appointments, errands, and a social life, sometimes the only time to eat is when you’re on the go. Which is …

Healthy Eating

The worst foods to eat when you're sick, and the best ones

<b>(CNN) —</b> When you're under the weather the last thing you want is to eat something that makes you feel worse. But what if the last thing you want is chicken soup or crackers, and you're craving ice cream or a glass of wine? It depends on what's wrong with you, experts say. Here are common symptoms …

Alternative Medicine

The 5 Types of Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs, each of us is different and unique. The one common element we all share is the desire to create freedom in our “work” and life through entrepreneurship. We live in a time ripe with opportunities to create businesses that …

Entrepreneurship

Classic hummus recipe

Everybody needs a simple hummus recipe in their arsenal - and this one, from vegan food blogger Angela Liddon, can be whipped up in minutes<p>This year’s aspiring cookery writers might usefully decide to be mostly vegetarian, perhaps with a hint of baking, or vice versa. The New York Times bestseller …

Why Every Startup Needs a Press Kit

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Do you have a press kit I could check out?”<p>When a journalist asks you that question, the answer needs to be “yes.”<p>Press kits eliminate as much of the effort that would otherwise go into journalism as possible. If you were to fall off the …

Public Relations

6 Time-Saving Smoothie Tips

While whipping up a breakfast smoothie is usually pretty fast, here are some ways to make that morning meal even quicker!

Google flight search is the tool you should've been using all along

If you haven't been using Google's flight search tool, now's the time.<p>Google Flights — which is built on an immense database of air travel …

36 Workouts You Can Do in Your Living Room While It's Cold Out

It's cold enough to reasonably excuse yourself from running, but it's not too cold to workout inside. So move your coffee table out of the way, roll …

Exercise

The Basics of Branding

In a free market world where companies fight for market share and recognition, your brand can be your most valuable asset. It helps you stand out from competition, gives your company a clear sense of place and purpose and it’s an important element of customer loyalty.<p>There are millions of …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

25 Playlists for Every Possible Workout Routine on the Planet

Greatist Workout of the Day: Monday, November 10th

<i>This series of GWODs was designed especially for Greatist by Bodeefit. For more information about the exercises in this workout, or to see video</i> …

Workouts