Melissa Geer

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24 Awesome Summer Recipes You Don't Have to Cook

24 recipes you don't need to cook on the stove or in the oven, from Mexican ceviche tacos to a chilled tomato soup.<p>When it's pushing 90 degrees, the sun's blazing into your windows, and not even a cold shower will give you refuge from the heat, the last thing you want to do is turn on your stove or …

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5 Underrated Beach Towns In America, According To TripAdvisor Users

Now that it's officially summer, we're ready for a permanent state of vacation. But where oh where should we go?<p>We asked our friends over at TripAdvisor to poll their users about their summer beach going habits, their favorite underrated American beach towns and what they look for in a beach town …

These 10 American Attractions Are Totally Touristy, But I'm Okay With That

Confession: I like to pretend I'm too cool for kitsch but at the end of the day, I too like to take those cheesy tourist photos: holding up the Leaning Tower of Pisa, running through the barrier at Platform 9 3/4 at King's Cross Station, flashing the peace sign in the middle of a crowded Chinese …

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Microsoft Just Short Changed Everyone Who Has Bought An Xbox One

Millions of people around the world have bought an Xbox One so far and Microsoft has a message for you: SUCKERS!<p>Of course this wasn’t in the official announcement that Microsoft will sell a $399 version of the Xbox One without Kinect from 9 June, but it should be. It told existing owners the $100 …

Massive sinkhole opens up at NCAA football stadium

A giant sinkhole opened up at the football stadium for Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tenn. on Monday. Luckily, no injuries were reported.<p>Apparently the sinkhole opened up during some construction on the 10,000-seat stadium.<p>Can you imagine if that happened during a game though? It …

Hear Bassnectar's Massive New 'You & Me' - Premiere

Listen to the song the California DJ describes as "his anthem"<p>Bassnectar might be known for his heavy, start-and-stop dubstep jams, but "You & Me" — …

Researchers: The collapse of Greenland’s ice sheet could be a bigger disaster than we thought

The glaciers’ vulnerability to warming waters means current projections of sea level rise are likely too low<p>New, from the people who brought us the unstoppable collapse of the West Antarctic ice sheet: It turns out that Greenland's glaciers are more vulnerable to melting than was previously …

Axl Rose is the greatest singer of all time — or, so says this chart

How does one accurately gauge the talent of a singer? Unfortunately, there’s no pH test or special scanner to help separate the true songbirds from …

9 Most Luxurious Hotel Amenities Ever

Even in the world of luxury travel, some hotels offer pretty average amenities. But then there are others with extravagant extras that amp up the wow factor till it's totally over-the-top (and if you know us at Oyster, you know we love a little over-the-top-ness). So here we've rounded up nine of …

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The 4 Best Broccoli Recipes | Women's Health

<b>Broccoli and feta pasta sauce</b> <br>Cut and steam 2 cups broccoli; set aside. In a non-stick frying pan, drizzle one tablespoon of olive oil and cook ½ onion, chopped, and 2 cloves of garlic, minced, until they soften. Add broccoli and cook until onions are translucent. Add 2 tablespoons of lemon juice. …

There's a reason that people come from all around the world to see Whitehaven Beach in #Australia. Photo courtesy of @rosalyn_nidnoi's #TLPicks

The Number One Thing Couples Fight About

But don't let these stats scare you away from talking money with your partner. In fact, avoiding the issue might be the main problem. A whopping 55 percent of couples say they don't regularly set aside time to talk about financial issues, and three in 10 adults admitted to lying about finances.<p>We …

5 Foods That Have More Iron Than Steak

<b>Kidney Beans</b><br>These legumes have four milligrams of iron per cup—along with 225 calories, zero grams of fat, and an incredible 40 grams of protein. Use them them in salads or as an unlikely stir-fry ingredient.<p><b>Oysters</b><br>A three-ounce serving clocks in at 6.7 milligrams of iron—more than a third the …

Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime

36 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime<p>…Or next week.<p>Is your sex life screaming for an upgrade? Yeah, we hear you. Getting freaky has a way of getting stale the more time you log with your partner. The good news: It's easy to turn things around by switching up your sex positions (no …

How to Make Perfect Guacamole

Guacamole, a dip made from avocados, is originally from Mexico. The name is derived from two Aztec Nahuatl words—<b>ahuacatl</b> (avocado) and <b>molli</b> …

Food

E. Coli Cases Prompt Massive Ground Beef Recall

A Detroit meat packing company is recalling 1.8 million pounds of ground beef after the meat was linked to nearly a dozen potentially dangerous E. coli infections in four states, federal agriculture officials said Monday.<p>Wolverine Packing Co., issued the voluntary notice early Monday, pulling …

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Red Carpet Dresses at Cannes Over the Weekend, Blake Lively, Freida Pinto, and More

Let's be honest—what flies as average weekend wear for me (denim, denim, and more denim) definitely would <i>not</i> cut it on the red carpets of Cannes. And while I wouldn't object to slipping into some serious finery instead, my Saturday and Sunday lineup currently doesn't require anything more formal …