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Why Less Is More - 15 Minimalist Web Designs

Why Less Is More – 15 Minimalist Web Designs<p>Share!<p>You might think that when it comes to web design, more intricate illustrations, brighter colors, …

Web Design

Foodies Reveal the #1 Crockpot Recipe They Make on Repeat

After months of summer salads and light dishes, we'll admit we're just a bit excited to take out a crockpot and make a hearty meal as soon as the …

Cooking

Want Your Business To Survive The Next Five Years? Kill Your Company Now

Pan-Am was once America’s largest airline. BlackBerry used to be the fastest-growing company in the world. Blockbuster Video actually passed up the chance to buy Netflix. The failure of these companies is proof that no matter how popular or beloved your brand, its survival depends on your ability …

Mining

14 Essential Tips for Flying With a Toddler

Everything a parent needs to know to make that flight a whole lot less hellish.<p>The worst argument my wife and I ever got in came after a long day …

Kids

How to Unclog a Drain With Salt & Boiling Water

Promptly unclog a drain to prevent damaging plumbing pipes.<p>Step 1<p>Scoop any collected water out of the tub, sink basin or shower pan with a bowl. …

Cleaning

Make a Chocolate Smoothie That Isn't Full of Life-Shortening Sugar

This lightly sweetened morning sipper contains only six grams added sugars—far less than what you’ll typically find at a smoothie shop. Tangy Greek …

15 Grilled Chicken Marinades You Won't Tire Of

Grilled chicken can get boring pretty quickly if you don't switch up your marinade.<p>July 20, 2018<p>Chicken is one of the easiest things to make, …

Simple healthy recipes with Trader Joe's Products ONLY

Because they are cheap, organic, and delicious.<p>Trader Joe’s is great! It’s hype. It’s organic. It’s innovative. It’s affordable. And most …

6 Super Easy Dinner Ideas For When You Just Don’t Want To Cook

Cooking dinner for yourself is the absolute <i>last</i> thing you want to do after a long day. Finding the motivation to whip up a healthy, well-balanced …

Espresso Brittle

Preparation<p>Line a baking sheet with kitchen parchment and spray the parchment with nonstick cooking spray or grease it lightly. In a medium …

Carrot Hot Dogs Recipe

"Yes, these are made with carrots! These vegan hot dogs are full of flavor and are perfect for the entire family. They can also be cooked in the …

5 Easy Slow Cooker Soup Recipes You Should Make This Week To Lose 5 Pounds

We think slow cookers are amazing! They have turned us into real chefs. Never in a zillion years did we think it was possible to make soup, like a …

Slow Cookers

Before & After: We Can't Believe This Isn't Real Marble

Marble is as pricey as it is gorgeous, but there's no real substitute for it, right? If you want the look of marble, you'll just have to save up …

Countertops

Your 2018 Age-to-Age Guide to What Your Kid Should Read Next

The secret to raising a reader? Knowing which book to give your child after he’s just finished one he loved. Colby Sharp, the co-founder of The Nerdy Book Club Blog, selected follow ups that will be the perfect match. These ideas are page-turners!<p><b>For Kids Who Liked:</b> <i>Look Look!</i> by Peter</b> …

Grocery Shopping Advice from People Who Never Overspend

Recently I was talking to a friend and the subject of budgeting came up. Actually, it's one of our favorite subjects, but this time the subject of …

Rice Calories Can Be Cut in Half With This Trick

A cup of white rice has about 200 calories—not insignificant, considering it’s most often used as a small part of a larger dish. But there’s an easy, …

I Bought a Week’s Worth of Groceries at Whole Foods for Just $50. Here's How

Plus some general money-saving grocery tips.<p>There’s a reason Whole Foods has earned the nickname Whole Paycheck: It can definitely get pricey (hello, …

The 10 Crock-Pot Recipes I Rely on as a Busy Mom

As a busy single mother to three active kids, it can be a struggle to get healthy, home-cooked food on the table. But it can be done — especially …

Spicy Cauliflower-Red Lentil Burgers

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>The golden brown crust on the outside of the burgers really makes the meal, so don't rush to flip them—it's worth the wait! It’s is a welcome contrast to the creamy lentil filling, spiked with caramelized cauliflower. At first you won't notice the subtle heat from the red pepper flakes …

Recipes

12 Classic Slow Cooker Recipes Every Cook Should Know

My younger brother just bought a slow cooker and texted me late one night asking for advice on classic slow cooker recipes he should know. Of course …

Look Younger By Tomorrow – Yes, Really

GROOMING

The Most Important IRA Chart You'll Ever See

If you will count on an IRA for income in retirement, you need to know how much money it will take to generate it. The simple chart in this article …

We Tried It: An Obsessive Overpacker Attempts Packing for a 16-Day International Vacation Using Only a Carry-On

<b>What It Is:</b> Learning to be a better packer by following the directions in <i>How to Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip</i> by Hitha Palepu<p><b>Who Tried It:</b> Sharon …

Clothing

Stop wasting money: How to cut back on “convenience vices” — but still have fun

You know perfectly well that eating out and hitting Starbucks more than a few days a week can wreak havoc with your budget. And while anyone can tell …

Good Fats as Helpful as Statins Against Heart Disease, Group Says

Health news<p>The American Heart Association wants you to remember that there are such things as good fats and bad fats.<p>It issued a reminder this week that swapping out artery-clogging saturated fats such as butter with healthy vegetable fats can do as much good for some people as taking a statin drug.<p>…

Saturated Fats

13 Ways to Let the Slow Cooker Make You Breakfast

I used to think the greatest thing about my slow cooker was the way it tackled dinner on super-busy weeknights, but then I learned that it does …

20 One-Pot Suppers for When You Don't Want to Cook — Recipes from The Kitchn

As sure as there are seven days in the week, I can count on the fact that at least one of those days, I'll come home from work feeling totally …

Grilled Herb and Honey Pork Loin

This pork loin roast is marinated in beer and honey, making it tender and flavorful. To save money, use pork loin instead of pork tenderloin. Also, …

9 Photoshop Retouching Techniques That Every Serious Photographer Should Know (VIDEO)

Image-editing expert Nathan Dodsen doesn’t mess around when it comes to Photoshop, and in the detailed video below he provides a comprehensive …

Demonstration