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15 New Ways to Use Protein Powder That Will Blow Your Mind

Most people think of protein powder as something you shake up with water and chug down after a workout. And while they’re great for that, there are …

5 Things That Truly Don’t Matter When You Buy Your First House

Sweat the big stuff.<p>Buying your first home is scary. We get it. All those concerns you have about money are quite legitimate, and the mortgage process can be confusing. On top of that, you want to make sure the house fits you.<p>But some of the things that first-time homebuyers worry about really …

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35 Christmas Cookie Recipes That Make This The Best Time Of Year

'Tis the season.<p>There are many reasons to love the holidays, but Christmas cookies are definitely on the top of that list. With that in mind, we gathered together all the important Christmas cookie recipes you need to get through this season — we’re talking shortbread, sugar cookies and lots of …

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21 Delicious Recipes To Make With Overripe Bananas

An overripe banana is a blessing, not a curse.<p>Of all the produce that can go bad in the kitchen, the banana is the only one to get excited about. Overripe strawberries and peaches are destined for the compost bin, but overripe bananas provide you with the possibility of many great recipes. They’re …

The Long, Lucrative Right-wing Grift Is Blowing Up in the World's Face

If you want to understand intra-GOP warfare, the decision-making process of our president, the implosion of the Republican healthcare plan, and the …

Man Turns Empty Cement Factory Into The Most Magical Home

Talk about a remodel.<p>Ricardo Bofill knows a thing or two about home improvement.<p>The Spanish architect has spent decades converting an old cement factory outside Barcelona into the airy, plant-covered home of his dreams. Inside and out, the complex is nothing short of stunning:<p>After purchasing the …

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