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Don’t Wash Your Sneakers Until You’ve Learnt This Right Way To Do It

Sneaker fiends know it's not enough to simply buy the coolest kicks on the market. Once you've got them, you have to know how to clean sneakers …

Cleaning

Disney Stockholders Receive 21st Century Fox Merger Proposal Letter

Disney has issued merger proposal letters to stockholders, urging their vote on the looming merger between The Walt Disney Compay and Twenty-First …

Marvel Cinematic Universe

These Are the 10 Best Burger Joints in America

According to Yelp reviewers.<p>Nothing rings in the summer better than the smell of burgers on the grill.<p>Getting a ground beef patty between two sesame …

Burgers

Why you should cook with ghee, the butter people are obsessing over

When sautéeing a piece of fish or vegetables on the stove, you usually need a bit of fat to prevent the dish from turning into a charred mess. You …

Nutrition

What Food You Should NEVER Buy on a Cruise — and What You Should Splurge On

Save a few bucks with these tips.<p>Today’s cruise ships are cities on the sea. They contain just about everything you could want to spend money on, …

Royal Caribbean

5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Try For A Faster Metabolism

Dehydration has a way of sneaking up on us. Most people don’t even realize it until they feel irritable, hungry and lethargic. And then they probably …

Wellness

How To Make Easy Pan-Fried Pork Chops — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Here's how you make a pork chop that can truly rival a great steak at home: Brine it with brown sugar, pan-fry it, and then baste it with butter. If …

Recipes

The Philips Hue app will sync your lighting to your music, games, and video

Signify’s new Philips Hue Sync, a free app that lets you synchronize your Philips Hue smart lighting system with games, videos, and music played on a …

Home Automation

15 Breakfast Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Know

Scrambled eggs or pancakes might be the first thing many people learn to cook, but beyond these staples, there’s a whole world of breakfast recipes …

Breakfast

This Is the Secret to Better Pasta Salad

You’ve probably made pasta salad more times than you can count. I’ll bet you could make it with your eyes closed, without even consulting a recipe. …

Country Lifestyle

Need a credit score boost? 6 ways to build your credit rating in less than an hour

It’s true — there’s no shortcut to achieving a good credit score. It takes years of paying your bills on time and in full, keeping balances low and managing different kinds of debt.<p>But there are small steps you can take to help your credit, in the same time it takes to watch an episode of your …

Personal Finance

Apparently, This Type of Coffee "Burns Fat as You Drink It"

Coffee that burns fat while you drink it may sound like a pipe dream, but as My Body+Soul reports, such is the premise of Australia's natural …

5 Detox Smoothies To Make This Week For A Flat Stomach

It’s been one of those weeks full of good food with good friends. We feel really happy but also really full. Sometimes a person just needs to scale …

Nutrition

10 Mac and Cheese Recipes Every Cook Should Know — Recipes from The Kitchn

Get the basic recipe for a pot of creamy classic mac and cheese down, and you've opened up a world of possibilities for yourself. This perennial …

Cooking

Sculpt Abs of Steel with this 30-Day Plank Challenge from Instagram Fitness Star Kayla Itsines

No gym required.<p>YES, there *is* a way to sculpt your core without crunches: Enter, planks.<p>The moves (and its many variations) fire up your abs, obliques, and back to effectively tighten your entire midsection. It's why Instagram fitness star and SWEAT app trainer Kayla Itsines swears by them.<p>To …

Workouts

This Is the Secret to the Best Shrimp and Grits Ever

Shrimp and grits is one of the most iconic Southern dishes, served across the region from mom-and-pop diners to haute restaurants. Some versions are …

Seafood

The soda can-sized portable home theater everyone loves is Amazon’s deal of the day

We get lots of feedback from our readers about the products we cover, and the Nebula Capsule Smart Mini Projector by Anker is one of those devices …

This is the *right* way to wash your sneakers, according to a pro athlete

I have my leggings laundering down to a science—they’re just <i>that</i> important. My Outdoor Voices pair? Tumble dry low. My favorite UltraCor set? They’re …

3.4 million households have ditched cable since 2012

Cord-cutting has gone from a whispered industry nightmare to a very present reality, with over a million people killing their traditional pay TV …

Pay-TV

8 Ways You Can Quit Paying Your Student Loans (Legally)

Because faking your own death is not an option.<p>More than 40 million Americans have student loan debt. Of those borrowers, 5.6 million owe more than $50,000. That kind of crushing five-figure debt can take a real financial and mental toll.<p>If you fantasize about running off to a foreign country or …

Personal Finance

A Secret Trick That WILL Get You A Free Upgrade To First Class

Do you live with the unfulfilled dream of travelling in First Class because your budgets simply won’t stretch that far…<p>Our Travel Auctions<p>Well, …

The 10 best protein powders to whip you into shape for 2018

Protein shakes have an image problem. Historically, their marketing has focused on images of pumped up men trying to emulate charismatic Austrians (we love you Arnie!), instantly alienating half of the population in one fell swoop.<p>The common misconception among women was that taking protein shakes …

Nutrition

A Step-By-Step Guide to the Earned Income Credit

The Earned Income Credit is one of the biggest tax credits around, especially since it's a refundable credit (meaning it can create a tax refund for you). However, the rules for qualifying and claiming this credit are rather tricky, to say the least. Fear not, because below you'll find a …

Retirement

9 Soups To Make If You're Trying To Lose Weight

They're nutritionist-approved.<p>When it comes to weight loss, soup is your one-pot secret weapon—especially if you’ve just about had it with the whole salad scene.<p>After all, research published in the <i>British Journal of Nutrition</i> shows that, on average, people who get their soup on have lower body …

Nutrition

Best Superfoods for Weight Loss

Superfoods build bones, prevent chronic diseases, improve your eyesight, and even keep your mind sharp. But did you know new evidence suggests these …

HP quietly installs system-slowing spyware on its PCs

Lenovo has only just settled a massive $3.5 million fine for preinstalling adware on laptops without users' consent, and now it seems HP is getting in on the stealth installation action, too. According to numerous reports gathered by <i>Computer World,</i> the brand is deploying a telemetry client on …

Customers

This 4-Minute Bedtime Routine Will Help You Sleep Soundly (It Might Even Change Your Life) | Inc.com

I decided to stop cold. I needed to break the cycle. I was getting a little nervous about what's been happening to me lately, and this was a pretty drastic measure.<p>That's right, I have started turning off my Apple iPad at night. I'm here to tell you that leaving the device in my office has worked …

Sleep

10 Foods To Boost Your Memory And Improve Focus

Go ace your exams this year and thank me later.<p>November 15, 2017<p>With finals coming up, I'm on the lookout for some tricks and hacks that'll help with …

Tip: Follow the Polyphenol Diet, Become Immortal

There's more to good health than just fruits and vegetables.<p>For a long time, dietitians told us we needed 4 to 6 servings of fruits and vegetables a …

Nutrition

This Is How Long You Really Need to Hold a Plank to See Results

Hint: It's not as long as you think<p>The concept of a plank is pretty simple: You hold yourself up in a pushup position for a set period of time to tone your core, glutes, and hamstrings. But while you probably already know how to do a plank, you might be hazy on how long you should actually hold one …

Workouts