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3 Tricks for Finally (!!) Paying Off Your Student Loans

Paying off your student loans is no easy feat. It takes years to knock out student debt, and with high minimum payments and interest rates that go …

Personal Finance

8 Things Real Estate Pros Would NEVER Do to Their Homes

When they decorate or remodel, they think like a potential buyer.<p>When they decorate or remodel, they think like a potential buyer.

This Is the Ultimate 5-Step Fitness Routine for #LazyGirls

You come home from a long day of work and plop yourself right on the couch. After a good 10 minutes of decompression, it’s time to peel yourself off again, get your sneakers on, and head to the gym for a vigorous workout. Or… maybe see what is on Netflix this month. If this sounds like you, don’t …

9 hidden costs that come with buying a home

Buying a home isn't just a 20% down payment and a monthly check for the mortgage.<p>There are a mountain of hidden costs — from closing fees to taxes — that can add up to <b>more than $9,000</b> each year, real estate marketplace Zillow estimates— and that number will only jump if you live in a major US …

House passes bill to dismantle key parts of Obamacare

WASHINGTON — The House on Friday passed a budget bill that would dismantle key parts of Obamacare and strip federal funds from Planned Parenthood for a year.<p>House members voted 240-189 to pass the bill, which would repeal the Affordable Care Act's requirement for all Americans to obtain health …

Health Care

The Little-Known, Disfiguring Disease That’s Coming Our Way

I tell a story over on the news side of <i>National Geographic</i> today, about an intrepid team of explorers who plunged into nearly impenetrable Honduran rainforest in order to groundtruth the legend that it concealed a fabled “white city.” They succeeded (and you can read that story in the October issue …

Public Health

10 Sweet + Savory Buttermilk Recipes to Embrace Autumn

With fall looming right around the corner, comfort food recipes will soon be filling your Pinterest feed to the brim. One ingredient that is sure to make a repeat appearance this year is creamy and delicious buttermilk.<p>Since buttermilk is not something that everyone has in their fridge year-round, …

Fresh Tomato Pizza Sauce

Makes about 5 cups<p>This pizza sauce produces excess tomato liquid, which would be great added to a braise.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 28-oz. can whole peeled tomatoes, drained<p>2 anchovy fillets packed in oil, drained<p>2 garlic cloves<p>6 tablespoons olive oil<p>¼ cup fresh basil leaves<p>Kosher salt and …

Spices

Rachel's Non-Conformist Studio

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:RachelLocation:Evanston, ILSquare Feet:440Division:TinyWhat I Love About My Small Home:I love that I have at …

Small Spaces

Edibles Go To New Heights With 'Cold-Stoned' Ice Cream Sundae

ᐧ<p>Every day, the number of options for weed edibles grows greater and greater. Gone are the days of eating your friend's homemade, who-knows-how-strong pot brownies. Today, weed edibles have found their home in deluxe bakeries and even -- wait for it -- ice cream factories. (Yes, we may have …

Bourdain Hangs Out With Questlove in Miami, Is Perplexed by Chicken and Waffles

In this clip from season five of CNN's <i>Parts Unknown</i>, our intrepid guide, <b>Anthony Bourdain</b>, sits down to breakfast (or lunch, possibly) with Questlove, the musician and DJ best known for his work drumming for the band <b>The Roots.</b> They eat some great-looking food, engage in conversation about Miami's …

7 Common Houseplant Afflictions & How to Cure Them All

As with all living things, even the hardiest plants require care, and strategies can vary quite a bit. As a new plant parent you have to get to know your plant: how tough it is or isn't, how much water it really craves, and if it prefers classical music or a perhaps an 80s throwback (or maybe …

Plants

20 Printables to Organize Your Home Life

Are you ready to <b>spring clean</b>? No? I’ve found some great <b>organizational printables</b> to get you in the mood, or at least to help you get the house a …

Crock Pot Ham for the Easiest Easter Ever!

Crock pot ham may be the easiest holiday meal ever. Utilize your slow cooker to do all the work during the holidays and slow cook a Maple Glazed Ham!<p>Growing up, I remember my mom baking a ham in the oven for hours. Our kitchen was stifling hot, all for the precious holiday ham. Gone are the days of …

8 Easter Desserts That Will Impress Your Guests

These Easter desserts are as impressive as they are delicious. Get ready for the oohs and aahs!<p><b>1. Strawberry & Rhubarb Crisp</b><p>One of the easiest and best desserts I know. Tart rhubarb and sweet strawberries bubbling away in their own juices beneath a crunchy oat streusel topping. Serve warm out of …

Smells Good Enough to Eat: the Perfume Cake

<i>Sarah Lohman is a historic gastronomist. She recreates historic recipes as a way to make a personal connection with the past, as well as to inspire her contemporary cooking. You can follow her adventures on her blog, Four Pounds Flour. In the Kitchen Histories series, Lohman combs Etsy for items</i> …

Trussardi

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8 Rules for Ditching Sentimental Clutter

Trust us. You'll feel better once you let it go. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.<p>Finally discarding the pile of catalogs that's hiding your dining room table is one thing; getting rid of old photographs, hand-me-downs, or life's other souvenirs is another.<p>"Everything we own …

Five Easy, Essential DIY Winter Tuneups

These quick maintenance jobs will keep your bike running smoothly in 2015<p>For cyclists, winter is a time to restore and recharge. But as much as your body needs some TLC, so does your bike. That doesn’t have to mean an exhaustive overhaul. These five quick maintenance jobs are easy enough for any …

Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches<p>Sayonara, situps! Kick your abs workout into overdrive by trying one of these killer tummy-toning moves.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that …

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