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What to read from the Man Booker shortlist?

We answer the impossible question: who to read from the Man Booker Prize 2016?<p>This year the Man Booker Prize went to Paul Beatty – the first US …

The 5-Minute Breakfast Recipes That'll Save Your Mornings

There's no reason to skip this meal. Ever.<p>We’ve heard every excuse in the book for skipping breakfast. (By the way, we’ve used them, too.) But eating well is important, and starting the day off on the right foot starts with eating something good.<p>There’s only one solution to making that happen: …

Breakfast

Iams Explores The Relationship Between Dogs And Owners In New “Dogumentaries”

<b>WHAT:</b> A short “dogumentary” (<i>get it?!?</i>) profile of how a rescue dog named Karma helped a recent retiree find her groove in a new home.<p><b>WHO:</b> Mars Petcare, Tribal Worldwide<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> We always have time for stories about dogs and their owners, an emotional bond that is unique in our human …

Pets

Roots dig deep in fall, which is why it's the perfect season to plant

Listen up, SoCal gardeners: Fall — not spring — is the perfect time to be planting.<p>Perennials, the flowering plants that come back year after year, need cooler, wetter conditions to get established in their new homes. Planting in the fall lets them stretch their roots and settle in before facing …

Plants

To get you in the *October* mood, you can cuddle up with these 13 autumnal classics

As soon as you feel that first autumnal breeze and hear the crows squawking in flocks across the sky, you know its time to throw on your favorite …

The 33 Best Books of 2016

Add them to your reading list now.<p>With 2016 slowly winding down, it's the exact right time to catch up on the books you may have missed. Whether you're in the mood for excellent short story collections, sharply drawn fiction, or unbelievably gripping memoirs, scroll ahead for our round-up of the …

7 YouTube Weightlifting Workouts That Will Make You Feel Strong AF

Weightlifting is totally badass. Even though you’re probably not a weight-training pro like Olympic gold medalist weightlifter Sarah Robles, don’t be intimidated — we’re here to help you with the basics. We’re all about free workouts, and YouTube’s got some of the best ones out there. Plus, they …

7 habits to make sure your home is always clean

Keeping a house looking and feeling fresh and clean is sometimes a challenge, especially in a busy household that doesn't always freely offer a lot …

This Journal Promises to Boost Productivity & People Are Buying It

A new planner holds a lot of promise. Its blank pages are open and ready for the year to come, when it feels like anything can happen. The Volt …

Productivity

39 Ways to Your Deepest Clean Yet

Fireplaces, blankets, warm drinks... There is no doubt fall is the beginning of the home-y season. But before you begin to transition to spending …

Weather

21 nonfiction books coming in fall 2016

From long-awaited celebrity memoirs (Bruce Springsteen! Carrie Fisher!) to tragically timely reportage (<i>Another Day in the Death of America</i>), scratch …

A psychologist says parents should do these 17 things to raise a more confident child

Confidence is one of the greatest gifts a parent can give their child.<p>Carl Pickhardt, a psychologist and author of 15 parenting books, says a kid who …

20 strategies that could help you radically cut your food expenses

That's actually quite a lot of money when you consider that the average week contains just 21 meals and that it's relatively easy to eat a meal that costs less than $1.<p>The truth of the matter is that <b>people often spend far more on their food than they realize, and that those food expenses really add</b> …

21 Incredible New Books You Need To Read This Fall

Turn over a new (autumn) leaf with these exciting reads.

Books

I went to Italy to eat, and learned an ugly truth about the Italian diet

I’ve often heard Europeans express shock over the gargantuan portions American restaurants dish out.<p>Which is why, on a recent holiday with my boyfriend, I was surprised to find the waiters at everything from small, family-run pizzerias to gourmet restaurants in Puglia (the heel of Italy’s boot) …

49 health 'facts' you've been told all your life that are totally wrong

Nope, nope, nope, and nope.<p>Who hasn't shared these and other amazing-sounding notions about about health and the human body, only to feel embarrassed …

Get Fancy Fast: 5-Ingredient Dinners & Dessert

Sometimes you want to make dinner a little fancier than usual — you know, like a <i>bring out the linen napkins and pop open a bottle of wine</i> sort of …

Baking

Top 5 Cold Coffee Picks From Starbucks Baristas

Get the expert scoop on delicious drinks & ways to personalize them<p>We asked Starbucks baristas across the country to name their favorite icy cold …

Coffee

Rising home prices boost homeowner equity

The number of homes underwater, where the homeowner owes more than what the home is worth, decreased slightly due to rising home prices, according to …

These are Amazon’s picks for best books this August

<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>If you're looking for something to keep you occupied before bed or on your commute to work this August, we suggest checking out …

The 50 Best Decorating Tips Of All Time

These tricks from top designers take good design to the next level.<p>Whether you're decorating your first home or your fifth, great design is in the details. We've consulted top designers and scoured our archives to find the best ideas for every room in the house.

Archives

10 Life Lessons You'll Learn From The IKEA 2017 Catalog

The Swedish retailer wants you to stop worrying about being perfect. We're on board.<p>As the design world anticipates the official debut of the IKEA 2017 catalog on August 8, the company has offered us a peek at this year's theme: imperfection.<p>According to the Swedish retailer, "A lot of people feel …

10 Epic Drives in the U.S. National Parks

Pack your hiking shoes, your camera and some camping gear, because some of the most epic drives in the United States are hidden inside National Parks …

I’m Hard On My Kids Because I Don’t Want To Raise A**holes

I’m a mean mom and I’m okay with that distinction. In fact, I’m quite proud of the title my kids often bestow upon me. It’s taken me years of soul …

11 Best Books to Read in August

Sweeping family epics, intimate personal tales, Hollywood escapades, and a close look at places we know little about.<p>August yields some extraordinarily rich reading, from big family epics to stories that narrow the viewfinder to focus on just two or three people, from small American towns to the …

How to Scare Off Homebuyers in 10 Easy Steps

Fix whatever is broken before putting your house up for sale.<p>When the time comes to put your home on the market, you will go from being a homeowner …

17 Genius Cooking Tricks That Professional Chefs Want You To Know

Steal their secrets and everything you make will get a little bit more delicious.

Eggs

Etsy furniture shops: 7 best stores to check out now

Let the hunt begin<p>Handmade and vintage goods marketplace Etsy can be a boon for furniture shoppers, especially those who define their home decor aesthetic with words like "midcentury," "reclaimed," or "rustic-industrial." Below, we highlight 7 fabulous Etsy furniture shops based around the U.S., …