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What to Do When Worrying Keeps You Awake

Advice from experts on pushing away those anxiety-inducing thoughts when you're trying to fall asleep.<p>Insomnia can become a vicious self-perpetuating cycle. The more tormented sleepless nights you have, the more you come to dread going to bed, and the harder falling asleep becomes. How are you …

Sleep

Try This One-Ingredient Trick for Super Delicious Chicken — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

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All the Breakfast Foods That Contain Glyphosate, the Weed-Killing Chemical Linked to Cancer

A new report from the Environmental Working Group found that glyphosate, a common weed killer that has been linked to cancer, was found in a large amount of oat-based breakfast foods. Although the FDA and EPA insist some amounts of glyphosate are safe in food, it has been linked to cancer by the …

3 brilliant fan tricks to help cool your room during the heatwave

Crank up the cooling power of your fan.<p><b>We know how difficult it can be to get a restful night's sleep in this hot weather, but there are some tricks you can use to help cool your room before you go to bed.</b><p>The experts at the Good Housekeeping Institute recommend creating a crosswind, which …

This One Tip Will Keep Your Clothes From Wrinkling When Traveling

For some of us, packing is the worst part of a vacation. The outfit planning, the inevitable outfit <i>narrowing down</i>, the game of tetris you end up …

A Scientist Clarifies the Link Between Eating Beef Jerky and Mania

Fans of cured meat, take note.<p>Eating lots of hot dogs and beef jerky is perhaps not the wisest choice for physical health, but until recently, doing …

5 Metabolism Myths You Should Stop Believing

To those of us not well-versed in the world of fitness and nutrition, metabolism is this strange enigma: It can go up; it can go down; it can be …

Weight Loss

Pity the fool who can't love pasta fazool

If you’re like me (from New Jersey with a last name ending in a vowel), you very likely grew up eating “pasta fazool,” long before we found out that …

This Picture Tells a Tragic Story of What Happened to Women After D-Day

They called it the <i>épuration sauvage,</i> the wild purge, because it was spontaneous and unofficial. But, yes, it was savage, too. In the weeks and months …

Recipe: Slow Cooker Ravioli Lasagna — Recipes from The Kitchn

You know who's always ready to lend a helping hand when it comes to dinner?The freezer aisle. When it comes to serving homestyle lasagna with a …

Slow Cookers

How to grill steak to perfection — it's all about controlling the heat

Steak on the grill ranks as one of the best summertime meals ever. Heck, best meal ever, anytime, when cooked to perfection.<p>Learning to grill a steak perfectly takes practice, but it’s worthwhile. I believe that if you can cook a steak, you can tackle nearly everything that cooks quickly on a grill …

This is the Best Cheese for Mac and Cheese

The time has come to graduate from Cheddar. Don’t get us wrong, Cheddar’s rich mouthfeel and sharp and mild varieties make it a wonderful cheese to …

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Delicious Southern Foods the Rest of the World Finds Disgusting

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, these Southern foods are special. They have permanent places in our cookbooks and on our tables. That said, not everyone …

Fried Green Tomatoes

Neuroscientists Finally Have Good News for People Who Sleep in on Weekends

The consequences of chronic weekend exhaustion may be reversible.<p>We all suffer from too little sleep. Maybe you stayed up until 3:00 A.M. swiping on …

No, a Human Year Isn't Equivalent to 7 'Dog Years'

Here's how old your dog really is.<p>Dogs age at different rates compared to humans, but the simple rule of seven dog years to one human year is far …

Fall Asleep Fast With This DIY Sleep Spray

Sometimes falling asleep can be frustrating. The day's events keep your brain busy, you can't seem to stop thinking about what you have planned …

Amazon Will Now Deliver Packages to Your Car in 37 Cities

Sometimes, the modern world starts looking more and more like a sci-fi story. How many of us now have one or more devices in our homes that are …

Is It Better to Get Up and Walk Around With Insomnia, or Just Stay In Bed?

Either way, you're wide awake—but one is more likely to put you to sleep sooner.<p>You've tried counting sheep…and shoes, and to-dos, and vacation days, …

Sleep

12 Tips From Ina Garten That Will Make You a Better Cook

Ina Garten: queen of the culinary world. She's written nine cookbooks, starred in Food Network's <b>Barefoot Contessa</b> for over a decade, and won fans …

Antioxidant found to wind back the clock on blood vessel function by up to 20 years

Much mystery surrounds the physiological processes by which humans age, but scientists are learning more all the time. With this knowledge come new …

Wellness

Lemon Chicken Thighs

Chicken thighs are our desert-island weeknight protein. Their dark meat translates to reliable juiciness, and their delectable skin gets as crispy as …

Recipes

Are You Entitled to Compensation If Your Flight Is Canceled Due to a Strike?

“Reader Questions” are answered twice a week by <i>TPG</i> Associate Editor Brendan Dorsey.<p>In Europe, labor strikes occur with some regularity, causing major …

Compensation

6 slow cooker hacks that will make you a better cook

There are loads of awesome ways to use a slow cooker in your modern-day cooking. Check out these simple slow cooker recipes to start! Whether you're a newbie or a dump-and-go veteran, here are seven things to keep in mind when putting your slow cooker to work!<p>We've all been there; at least, I have. …

Doze Off Anywhere With a Rare Deal On This Sleep Mask With Over 10,000 Amazon Reviews

Best Home DealsThe best home, kitchen, smart home, and automotive deals from around the web, updated daily.<p><b>Update</b>: Sold out<p>With over 10,000 reviews …

This Is the #1 Sleep Position for Lower Back Pain (If You Sit at a Desk All Day)

Along with a career and a steady paycheck, working at a desk job can come with some unwanted side effects. Although it's widely known that spending …

Back Pain

Oooh, This Spotify for Cookbooks Gives You Access to More Than 100,000 Recipes

Hi, we’re PureWow and we have a cookbook hoarding problem. Our stacks runneth over...and we just can’t stop.<p>Enter Ckbk, a new subscription service …

'Belle de Jour' is a sexy but sad drama

<i>A new restoration of the 1967 film "Belle de Jour" opens Friday. Below is The Times' original review from Dec. 19, 1968.</i><p>It is one of life's surprising ironies that the great Spanish director Luis Buñuel, having turned out a succession of masterpieces with no particular box office movie, should now …

We Found the Very Best Cheeses for Grilled Cheese

Remember the last time you had a <i>really</i> good grilled cheese? I do! It was still warm from the heat of the skillet, with golden-brown, butter-kissed …

Free Things to Do in Edinburgh

Stunning architecture, charming locals and tons to see and do — Edinburgh’s a traveler fave for a reason, but that reason isn’t because it’s cheap. …

15 Chicken Thigh Recipes for Busy Weeknights

Everything I want in my perfect weeknight dinner can be found in a pack of chicken thighs. No matter how I cook it (the options are endless), I know …

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