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5 Quick Fixes: Inventive Toilet Paper Storage

Here are our latest additions in our long-running obsession with loo roll holders.<p>N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on February …

Toilets

11 Things You Probably Didn't Know a Dremel Drill Could Do

Power tools can be intimidating, we get it. If you're interested in getting into the world of power tools but aren't sure where to start, let us …

Loretta Lynn celebrates birthday at Ryman Auditorium

At her 85th birthday celebration on Friday night, Loretta Lynn wanted to set something straight. “I ain’t but 26,” she deadpanned in front of a …

Country Music

This Cool Elephant Has a Point to Prove About Elephant Cognition

Here is a short video of an elephant tasked with solving the simple problem of how to drag a piece of what looks like canvas to a human handler:<p>The …

50 Dressings for Every Salad, Pantry & Whim

<i>Acid is one of the essential elements of cooking, so we partnered with Maille to share tips on how to use it in your everyday cooking—like in pantry and clean-out-the-fridge salads.</i><p>The difference between a pile of greens and a super, dare-we-say mighty salad is the dressing. Or is it a vinaigrette? …

How the Target Canada disaster ruined Canadian expansion for big U.S. brands

A Cheesecake Factory location in Pasadena, California. (Damian Dovarganes/AP)<p>Drake’s 2016 song “Child’s Play” is both a tale of complicated love and …

Macy's

The Best Beauty Buys Under $10 You Can Find At Target

Running out of your favorite beauty products and don't want to spend a whole paycheck on new ones? No worries! <b>Target</b> has some amazing products, from …

Beauty

Target Is Handing Out Coupons to Anyone Who Will Throw Away an Old Car Seat at Their Stores

Target has announced that it is partnering with TerraCycle, a small business dedicated to reducing the amount of waste produced in the U.S.<p>According …

A Cautionary Tale About Antibiotics

Antibiotics are prescribed to treat infections from head to toe—from bronchitis to urinary tract infections (UTIs). But doctors and patients are …

15 Drugstore Products That Makeup Artists Depend On

If you’re a makeup artist or just love beauty, it’s easy to get blindsided by the glitz and glam of high-end products. But pricier cosmetics don’t always out-perform their drugstore counterparts (just ask these celebs). In fact, there are countless affordable options that are so legit, they might …

Makeup

You Haven't Lived Until You've Tried Sephora's 15 Bestselling Foundations

So many important factors go into buying (and falling in love with) a particular foundation. For starters, you need a hue that actually matches your unique skin tone. Then, you have to consider how it works with your skin type. You'll have to decide the type of finish and coverage you're seeking. …

Dry Skin

30+ Large-Scale Art Installations You Won’t Believe Are Made Entirely of Paper

When it comes to artistic mediums, many people may view paper merely as a blank canvas for drawings and sketches. However, as evident in this collection of incredible installations, paper's role in the realm of art is massive—literally!<p>Exhibiting a range of aesthetic styles, artistic techniques, …

12 women share the best beauty advice they ever received, so take notes

Finding your perfect beauty routine can be a long and arduous process. Oftentimes we’ll turn to celebrities to try to mimic their acne treatments and …

Beauty

If You Want to Lose Fat, You Gotta Lift Weights — Here's Why

When it comes to losing weight, diet is key. It's easier to eat fewer calories than it is to burn them later. But what about the exercise part of the equation? When working out to maximize fat loss, science shows us you want a balanced routine of cardio <i>and</i> strength training. Lean muscle takes more …

Exercise

7 Things Marketers Should Know About Color

The psychology of color is something that marketers have been leveraging for years. However, a quick Google search will show that there’s a lot of …

Tutorials

How to Crochet Entrelac Afghan: 🍰 Caron Cakes

Yarn

Crochet 5 Petal Flower Tutorial - Crochet Jewel

Crafting

4 reasons why you should start using hyaluronic acid skincare products

It’s hard to keep up with the ever changing skincare industry these days, since there seems to be something new showing up at every turn. For …

Skin Care

7 Tips for Achieving Your Goals From a Productivity Expert

The beginning of a new year is quickly approaching, which makes now the perfect time to take stock of your priorities and set goals for your future. …

Exclusive: Wal-Mart launches new front in U.S. price war, targets Aldi in grocery aisle | Reuters

(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) is running a new price-comparison test in at least 1,200 U.S. stores and squeezing packaged goods suppliers in a bid to close a pricing gap with German-based discount grocery chain Aldi ALDIEI.UL and other U.S. rivals like Kroger Co (KR.N), according to four …

The Secret Behind This New Bulletproof Shield? Origami

To design a better shield for police officers, researchers looked to a seemingly fragile art form.<p>Origami, the Japanese art of folding paper, doesn’t seem like it could help stop bullets. But mechanical engineers at Brigham Young University have developed a new ballistic shield design for law …

More young women are getting heart attacks — here's why

On the morning of December 15, 2016, 37-year-old Christine Wayne woke up feeling tired and more rundown than usual. Although she had a cold that week, she thought she should feel better.<p>The Stamford, Connecticut, woman stayed home from work and rested, but decided to keep her dinner plans with a …

Smart Decorating Ideas for Small Bedrooms

It's a common problem—especially when shopping for NYC apartments—that the apartment that fits your budget comes with a bedroom barely big enough to …

5 unexpected benefits of drinking you never knew

We’ve all heard it: Drink in moderation or else you’ll do more harm than good.<p>That’s because while research suggests small amounts of booze can be good for us, drinking in excess can harm our heart, brain and waistline. According to the American Heart Association, those health perks cap out at one …

How to Draw the Arch Optical Illusion

Optical Illusions

Instagram Photographer Hot.Kenobi Uses Action Figures to Create a Humorous, Surreal Universe

Japanese Instagram photographer hot.kenobi has earned almost 47,000 followers who take pleasure and a bit of escapism in the humorous, surreal images …

Comic Books

Trump admin sets stage for mass deportations

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Department of Homeland Security Tuesday laid out the Trump administration's plans for aggressive enforcement of immigration laws, including a potentially massive expansion of the number of people detained and deported.<p>But the Trump administration also emphasizes that it is …

As Snapdeal sinks deeper in the quicksand, more executives leave

As if there wasn’t enough bad news already, Snapdeal has just received another blow.<p>On Feb. 21, Govind Rajan, the CEO of the company’s mobile payments arm, Freecharge, quit. Rajan was just nine months into the job. He was the Freecharge COO between August 2015 and May 2016. Earlier, Rajan had also …