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10 essential vinyl records for anyone who’s excited about Governor’s Ball this weekend

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>To help prepare you for the imminent infusion of live music into the world, I'm breaking down some of the best records to add to your …

JetBlue Told This Woman She Couldn’t Fly Unless She "Covered Up More"

Unless you’re a celebrity preparing for a wall of paparazzi at baggage claim, most people don’t really think much about what they wear while flying. It didn’t cross the mind of 26-year-old Maggie McMuffin when she got dressed to fly back to her native Seattle from New York City on May 18. The …

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How to Create Happiness in Zero Easy Steps

<b>“To experience peace does not mean that your life is always blissful. It means that you are capable of tapping into a blissful state of mind amidst</b> …

Happiness

5 awesome slow-cooker meatloaf recipes for all you Crock-Pot lovers!

Meatloaf is one of those dishes that does surprisingly well in a slow cooker — possibly even better than in the oven, which can quickly dry out the much-maligned dish. We found five twists on Crock-Pot meatloaf that can be prepped and ready for you when you get home.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Classic slow-cooker meatloaf:</b> …

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Slow cooker Hawaiian chicken for the freezer

I’m so excited to share one of the recipes from my new cookbook with you! It’s a recipe for slow cooker Hawaiian chicken that can be quickly prepped …

The Red Flags to Look Out for When You Start Dating Someone

The first stage of dating someone can be exciting, invigorating, and intoxicating—but it can also be perilous if you’re not careful. If you see too …

Create iPhone Reminders That Trigger When You Get In / Out Of Car, Here’s How

Here's a simple step-by-step guide on how to create iPhone reminders that are displayed when you get in or out of car. This works with both …

How to Change Your Strength Training Workouts

If you've ever lifted weights, you've probably heard of the dreaded plateau - that is, the moment your body stops getting stronger or losing fat …

How to Gain Muscle Through Weight Training

While many people struggle to lose weight, there are plenty of others out there who struggle to gain weight. If you want to gain muscle, you may have …

An app dressed me for a week. The results were shockingly good.

Nineteen ninety-five was a pivotal year in American fashion: Jennifer Aniston debuted “The Rachel” haircut on “Friends”; Johnnie Cochran taught us the importance of a well-fitting pair of gloves; and — most notably —a little movie called “Clueless” hit the big screen.<p>In the opening scene of the …

5 Effective Exercises for Weight Loss and Fitness

What do you want from your workouts? If you really think about it, you probably want a workout that's short, effective, easy to follow, and fun. Or …

Build a Solid Strength Base With the "Big Three" Exercises

The barbell squat, deadlift, and bench press are lovingly referred to as the “Big Three” exercises. When done correctly and together in a workout …

Why Squats Are the Best Strength-Building Exercise for Your Legs

The story around squats is confusing. Some say “squat every day” while others warn “squats are bad for your knees!” The truth is in the middle—squats …

Everything You Need to Know to Master the Bench Press Safely

For many lifters, the bench press is the “gold standard” for developing upper body strength, but its reputation invites a lot of ego-driven …

Why Deadlifts Are Worth the Hype, and How to Do Them Safely

Deadlifts: you either love ‘em or are afraid of ‘em. To the casual eye, they look like a great way to throw out your back (and you can if you have …

How to Hip Hinge Like a Boss

<i>Or, in other words: Learn how to groove the hip hinge and then be able to train like a boss.</i><p>Quick question/observation: Have you ever wondered why, …

My New Favorite Sports Bra Is a $40 Piece of Elastic

I didn’t believe it at first, either. When I first heard about the Būband, I googled up review after review looking for someone who could verify that …

TimeStats Pomodoro Planner Is the Ultimate All-In-One Productivity App

Android/Windows Phone/Windows 10: Pomodoro. Kanban boards. Time tracking. Scheduling. If you’re into productivity and a fan of Lifehacker, you know …

Time Management

The US housing market is starting to boom

The evidence is piling up.<p>The latest indicator comes from the updated US GDP numbers published this morning, which showed the US growing at a faster-than-first-reported 0.8% clip in the first quarter. They show residential investment in things like homebuilding and renovation rising at an annual …

Housing

Giant Galapagos Tortoise, 80, Has 9 Hatchlings at Zurich Zoo

MAINZ, Germany — A Swiss senior citizen may have just become the world’s oldest mother at the age of 80.<p>Giant Galapagos tortoise Nigrita laid nine eggs that hatched at the Zurich Zoo. The 220-pound creature's little arrivals each weigh between 4 and 5 ounces.<p>“Nigrita is our oldest animal at the …

3 Stocks With Better Dividends Than Johnson & Johnson

<b>Johnson & Johnson</b> is a financially sound blue-chip favorite among generations of investors.<p>Butmany investors already holdit as a core position, and while they may be sorely tempted to add to their holdings, it's always a mistake to depend too heavily on the performance of a single stock. In …

Learn a key negotiating skill from FBI negotiator Chris Voss

<b>Chris Voss:</b> You know, successful negotiation is not about getting to yes, it's about mastering no and understanding what the path to an agreement is. …

3 of the Most Undervalued Tech Stocks Today

With indexes bumping along at record highs, it can be hard to find stock bargains these days. The challenge is tougher still in the tech sector, which isn't known for serving up screaming buy opportunities to investors.<p>But our Motley Fool contributors have identified a few promising prospects that …

Antiaging Yoga

<i>by guest blogger Holly Walck Kostura, BSN and</i> <i>certified Iyengar Yoga teacher</i><p>To quote <i>Webster's</i>:<p>"<b>Aging</b> (<i>adj</i>)<b>:</b> (of a thing) reaching the end of useful life; growing old or older, especially visibly and obviously so; obsolescent<p><b>Obsolescent</b> (<i>adj</i>)<b>:</b> becoming obsolete<p><b>Obsolete</b> (<i>adj</i>)<b>:</b> no longer produced or …

Exercise slashes risk of 13 types of cancer, says study

People who exercise regularly have have a lower risk of developing 13 types of cancer. This is what researchers have found by analysing 1.44 million …

I'm Not Your Friend, Kid

Vlogger explains that if your kids are mad at you, you’re doing it right<p>“All three of my children are angry with me right now, and you know what? I …

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Latest 'Apollo 11' demo induces chills and tears

The latest demo of <i>Apollo 11</i> took the re-creation of the historic mission up a notch, giving me both chills and making my eyes well up in tears.<p>David …

New Infertility Treatments For Women 35-45

What if there was another way to address your infertility instead of going through the status quo of treatment? Instead of relying on the “standard …

You Should Get TSA Pre-Check. Here's How.

Getting into the fast lane is surprisingly easy.<p>No, you're not just imagining things. The security line at the airport is getting worse. Last weekend in Chicago, lines at the TSA checkpoint stretched back two to three hours, causing hundreds of passengers who showed up in the recommended amount of …

5 Crazy-Effective Crunch Variations

When it comes to the ultimate ab exercises, crunches top the list.<p><i>These moves come to you from four of our top Daily Burn 365</i> <i>trainers. For a new,</i> …

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