Shirley Hinds

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Why You Should Stop Throwing Away Used Tea Bags

From neutralizing odors to de-puffing tired eyes, we unlock tea’s secret powers.<p>Photo by Meredith<p><i>This article originally appeared in</i> …

Cleaning

18 Modern Apartment Ideas to Make Your Space Feel Bigger and Brighter

New Yorkers know this better than anyone: In a small apartment, the best solution is to make your space feel bigger and brighter. How, you ask? While …

Small Spaces

Butter Chickpea Curry Recipe

"A delicious, creamy chickpea and potato curry, full of flavor and so simple. You control the spice! Try it once and you'll be hooked! My sister gave …

Recipes

This is the healthiest way to make crispy fried chicken

The Air Fryer is right up there with the Instant Pot in terms of trendy game-changing kitchen appliances. If you don’t have your own Air Fryer, …

Food

12 Simple Bathroom Ideas That Are So Fresh and So Clean

One doesn't need a sprawling bathroom with ornate fixtures and marble everything to have a beautiful and functional space. In fact, sometimes, the …

Interior Design

Your Washing Machine Has a Secret Drain Trap That Needs to Be Cleaned Out If You Want It to Work Properly

If you're a busy mom with lots of clothes to wash, you need to know how to clean a washing machine drain. "Wait, but I've never done that before — …

Cleaning

Save Your Money—11 Dermatologist-Approved Drugstore Exfoliators

Exfoliation is a key step in any balanced skincare routine. Among its many benefits are an evener skin tone, better circulation, and unclogged pores, …

Skin Care

Sweet Dreams—8 Relaxing Bedroom Colors to Help You Wind Down

When life runs at 1000 miles per hour, it can be hard to get your brain to shut down. Thoughts of looming to-do list items, an overflowing inbox, …

How to Use and Customize Safari on Your iPhone or iPad

Apple's Safari is the default web browser on iOS, so it's many people's go-to app for surfing the mobile web. Here's how to use it and customize your …

App developers are going through your email — here is how to stop them

The Wall Street Journal reports that application developers, both mobile and desktop, are busy rummaging through the email of thousands and thousands …

Outsiders may be reading your Gmail: Here's how to stop them

Do you know who is reading your Gmail? Do you know how to stop those who shouldn’t have access to such messages?<p>A report published this week in the "Wall Street Journal" found that while Google itself indicated more than a year ago that it would stop reading your mail to target ads, hundreds of …

The best compact phones 2018: small, stylish, and powerful handsets

By David Nield<p>There's no doubt the trend is for phone displays that are bigger and bigger – don't forget the original 2007 iPhone came with a screen …

How to Save Money on Your Electricity and Water Bills

While you want to be comfortable in your home, it’s possible to achieve this goal while also saving money. Making small adjustments that you will …

7 Light, Healthy Potato Salads That Still Taste Like Summer

When I was little, my parents used to call me "The Potato Queen" because I literally loved the root vegetable any which way: mashed, fried, twice …

Grilled Halibut with Brown Butter-Shallot Remoulade

Recipe<p>Presented by <b>Edna Valley Vineyard</b><p>Servings: 4<p>Halibut’s mild flavor and char from the grill is perfectly complemented by the richness of the …

20 Produce Mistakes You Didn’t Know You Were Making

Perusing the produce aisle is a lovely way to spend a Saturday afternoon, but facing spoiled, contaminated, and limp fruits and veggies down the road …

Locked Out of Your iPhone? Here’s What to Do

<b>Q.</b> <i>What do you do if you forget your iPhone passcode and get a message on the lock screen saying the phone is disabled? What is disabling it?</i><p><b>A.</b> The passcode and other security protections that Apple builds into its iOS software are designed to prevent anyone but the owner (or trusted associate) from …

How to Identify and Remove Unnecessary Apps on Your iPhone and iPad

With so many paid-for and free apps available on the App Store these days, it's easy to reach a point where you have so many of them on your iPhone or iPad that a sizable proportion are simply forgotten about, and soon storage space starts to become an issue.<p>Fortunately, there's an easy way that …

How to delete yourself from the Internet

Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. Every week, we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime. Reputable services fall victim to anonymous hackers. Ransomware holds random computer user’s files hostage. And what about those websites that track your every move, targeting you with …

Information Systems

Here's what the bottom drawer of your oven is for

Over the years, I've realized that many people don't know what that drawer under their oven is for. Some guess that it's for storage, others say broiling and others claim it's a warming drawer. Those are all fantastic guesses because -- depending on what type of oven you have -- it could be any one …

15 Beauty Hacks You Can Do With Good Old-Fashioned Vaseline

This is one multitasking beauty product for sure.

What NOT to do while sick with the flu — and some remedies that can help

As flu season continues, people struggle to treat it. Doctors share advice on what flu treatments provide little help.<p>It started with the achy muscles and quickly escalated to runny nose, fever, cough, and chills. You have the flu.<p>At first, you might think to treat it like a bad cold — but the flu …

Public Health

You Can Clean Your Suede Shoes with Two Ingredients from Your Pantry

<i>This article originally appeared on Southern Living. For more stories like this, visit southernliving.com.</i><p>Elvis Presley, the king of rock ‘n’ roll, …

28 hidden iPhone tricks and tips you may not know about but definitely should

With so much technology surrounding Apple's iPhone models it is not surprising there are still tips and tricks that even the most experienced users …

The 1 Secret iPhone Feature That Could Save Your Life

Having a phone on you during a scary situation can be a lifesaver, but often, pulling out device to call 911 can compromise your safety. But with a …

Here's the Trick to Making Golden, Juicy Chicken Breast

<b>Pat the chicken dry and season with salt and pepper.</b> Thoroughly dry the chicken on all sides with paper towels. Season with the salt and pepper on …

Recipes

How to Care for Your iPhone or iPad Battery

Apple makes a distinction between battery life and battery lifespan. There are things you can do to make sure your battery has enough juice to last throughout the day. But Apple and others also give advice on how you can avoid damaging your battery so that it has a long lifespan. Every battery will …

How to Change Your Facebook Privacy Settings on iPhone

Facebook knows privacy concerns are at the forefront of users’ minds. Many of you are wondering, "how much of my profile information can people who aren’t my friends see?" "Can I hide my Facebook friends list? How can I hide my Facebook photos?" Luckily, Facebook has a feature called Privacy …

29 Easy Recipes to Help You Stick to Your Healthy-Eating Resolutions

'Tis the season for stuffing our faces. Whether it’s with a few extra slices of pie here or several celebratory glasses of wine there, we all know …

Cooking

19 Recipes for a Fabulous Christmas Eve Dinner Feast

There are almost as many ways to celebrate Christmas Eve dinner as there are cuisines in this country. And that’s a good thing, because you can’t expect to power through Santa’s big day on Christmas cookies and cocktails alone (as delicious as that actually sounds right now). Your house may be the …