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17 Simple Ways to Break a Sugar Addiction

Is sugar your vice? Are you ready to start kicking this habit for good? If sugar is ruling your diet, then these tips will help you gain control over your food decisions and your health. Small, tiny changes will have a massive impact on your overall well-being — let's get to it!

PopSugar

11 Classic Comfort Foods With A Twist

What beats your favorite comfort food on a cold day? How about a new and improved version of it? From Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto to BBQ Turkey Meatloaf, these cozy, creative recipes will keep you warm all winter long.<p><b>1. Grilled Cheese Sandwiches with Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto</b><p>…

Cooking

7 One-Pot Meals That Are Ridiculously Easy And Good

Because who likes doing the dishes?

Cooking

13 Roku tricks you should try right now

Your Roku streamer can do a lot more than you might think. These are some of the coolest tips we've tried.<p>Is there a more widely beloved tech product than the Roku streamer? Whether yours is a stick or box, it delivers virtually unparalleled video goodness to your TV: Netflix, Hulu, HBO and so …

Smart TV

DIY Embroidered Map: The Most Thoughtful GiftEver

This might be one of my favorite DIY gifts of all time. It’s intensely personal, it’s relatively easy, very inexpensive, and it means so much to the …

How to Sew: Six Basic Hand Stitches

Hand stitching is sometimes seen as a lost art, and while that may be true, it’s not entirely accurate. Hand stitches are as useful and pertinent …

These Products Will Be Sold Out in 4 Months, According to a Beauty Buyer

When it comes to beauty products, we come from two different camps. There are beauty enthusiasts who can't settle on just a few products and instead …

Sewing Machine Bias Binding Foot

<b>50% OFF and FREE worldwide Shipping!<br>Limited supply available.</b><p><b>Use this presser foot to attach bias tape and quilt binding*.</b><p><b>Adjustable for binding up</b> …

The 5 Best-Selling Handguns of 2016

2016 looks like it will be a record year for gun sales. The number of NICS background checks forfirearm purchases has risen annually for 18 straight months, hitting 22.2 million at the end of October versus 23.1 million in 2015.<p>Analysts expect <b>Smith & Wesson</b> (NASDAQ: SWHC) and <b>Sturm Ruger</b> (NYSE: …

21 Gifts That Only Look Expensive

Gifts that look like a million bucks — without spending a million bucks. The products in this post were updated in October 2017.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b>

10 Books Every Christian Teenager Should Read

A reader recently asked the question: Do you have a suggested list of books for teenagers, something like a “Ten best books every Christian teenager …

Same-sex Marriage

13 slow cooker Thanksgiving recipes so you can set it, forget it and work on other dishes

The key to cooking a successful Thanksgiving feast? A slow cooker.<p>While your oven and stovetop are probably crowded with holiday meats and sides, you …

Cooking

3 Amazing Masks That'll Reset Your Skin for Fall

Fall is an ideal time to reset and refresh your beauty routine, and that includes your skincare regimen. One of the best ways to give yours a …

How To Make Corn Casserole For Thanksgiving 2016: An Easy Recipe Anyone Can Cook And Serve

Thanksgiving is fast approaching and this means it is time to start planning the yearly Thanksgiving dinner menu.<p>You may be lucky and have the meal …

21 Instagram Hair Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

In many ways, Instagram is like the new Google. Whenever I need to<p>stalkresearch someone or learn more about a new beauty trend, I just type my …

Hair

Seven Small Towns You Must Visit in the U.S.

Seven reasons to start planning that U.S. road trip, stat.<p>New York City—more specifically the neon insanity around Times Square—may be the most …

Travel

8 Clump-Free Mascaras That Makeup Minimalists Will Love

It seems new mascaras launch every week with the promise of fuller, bigger and longer lashes. What they don’t advertise is the clump that comes along …

Makeup

Lessons From An Atheist: Toward A Better, Truer Christianity

Two years ago, I wrote a book about how I’m tired of taking sides. But sometimes taking sides is unavoidable. When faced with Jesus’ claim that He is …

74 Small Gifts Everyone Will Want to Find in Their Stockings

This holiday season let's vow to not treat the stocking as a dump for trinkets and cheap stuff no one is going to use. Let's instead promise to stuff them with cute, thoughtful items that'll have everyone actually looking forward to sitting down for the stocking-opening ceremony. If you don't know …

Shopping

Christ's Burial Place Exposed for First Time in Centuries

Jerusalem<p>Restorers working in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre uncover stone slab venerated as the resting place of Jesus Christ.<p>For the first time in centuries, scientists have exposed the original surface of what is traditionally considered the tomb of Jesus Christ. Located in the Church of the …

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Top Guns: What Americans Are Buying

Gun sales are hitting the bullseye. Gun manufacturers, sports retailers, and even the FBI have noted a record numbers of sales and background checks, as reported by FOXBusiness.com. The firearms industry is worth a whopping estimated $15 billion, and the National Shooting Sports Foundation says the …

Quilting for Beginners: Budget Friendly Basic Equipment for Getting Started Quilting | Shopswell

On this video Vanessa shares her list of must-have, bargain friendly, beginner's quilting supplies. Initially, she shares a very basic, inexpensive 7 …

Israel says ancient papyrus supports its claim to Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli archaeologists have made public a fragment of an ancient text which they say is the earliest Hebrew reference to Jerusalem outside the Bible - a discovery the government swiftly enlisted as evidence of the Jewish connection to the holy city.<p>The 11 cm by 2.5 cm (4.3 by …

Israel

Why You Should Own A Sewing Machine

In our hackspace, we’ve opened a textile room in the last month. We have high hopes for it as a focal point for cosplayers and LARPers as well as the …

Oldest Hebrew mention of Jerusalem found on rare papyrus from 7th century BCE

A rare, ancient papyrus dating to the First Temple Period — 2,700 years ago — has been found to bear the oldest known mention of Jerusalem in …

Archaeology

Vernon François, a.k.a. Lupita Nyong'o's Hairstylist, Launches Product Line for Natural Hair

Everyone knows actress Lupita Nyong’o always looks amazing, especially in the hair-care department. (And who wouldn’t want to know what products for natural hair she uses to get all those perfect looks?) On the red carpet, her hair is gorgeous whether it's in a sculpted updo, delicate braids, or an …

Hair

17 Hacks That'll Make Your Hair Look So Much Fuller and Thicker

For whenever you want that big, sexy look.<p><b>1. Use an egg-size amount of mousse.</b> Mousse gets a bad rap because of its crunchy ’90s past, but mousse is key for adding volume to otherwise limp hair. Start off with an egg-size dollop in your hand (hair stylist Mark Townsend says this is a good amount if …