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Are Tampons Toxic?

Image by © Lili K./Corbis<p>If you’re like most of us, you probably haven’t spent a lot of time thinking about what’s in your tampons. But, as Dr. …

Menstruation

This Is How Happy Couples Manage Their Money

Money can't buy you love, but it sure can put your warm and fuzzy feelings to the test. Nearly a third of American couples report that money is a …

Your Guide to the Artists Behind 12 Works of Atlanta Street Art

Living Walls may have been on hiatus in 2015, but that doesn't mean Atlanta's vibrant street art culture didn't add some spectacular pieces to our city's streets. Curbed Atlanta has taken you on a couple of tours of Atlanta's outdoor art gallery this year, focusing primarily on art from <b>Living …

Bathroom Showers | Shower Stall Ideas

Best Ideas for Bathroom Showers<p>Remodeling your bath? We’ve gathered up clever add-on ideas for bathroom showers that’ll upgrade your shower, build …

Anatomy 101: 8 Poses to Strengthen Your Wrists + Prevent Injury

Each time you vinyasa your wrists bear weight. Without the proper support, this can lead to injury. Use these poses to help build strength in your …

Woman Knits Tiny Sweaters For Rescued Chickens To Keep Them Warm

Two kind-hearted women are rescuing retired battery chickens by giving them a new home. They own around 60 hens and half of them are former battery …

20 Atlanta festivals to enjoy this October

<b>Oktoberfest inspired</b><b><br>Das Best Oktoberfest</b><br>10/3<br>Grab your lederhosen and head to Atlantic Station for German food, music, and drinks, including …

Festivals

13 Houseplants That Can Survive in Even the Darkest Corner

We pinky-promise.<p>These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already-crowded windowsill. Check out the list below, then, once you've built up the confidence to go all out, take your Plant Lady status one step further with <i>The Backyard Homestead</i>, a beginner's guide to gardening. …

Plants

14 things to do during Labor Day weekend in Atlanta

<b>Arts & Culture</b><b><br>Dragon Con</b><br>9/4-7<br>Fantasy and sci-fi geeks take over downtown Atlanta each year at Dragon Con. And the multimedia pop culture convention …

Labor Day

Best Breakfast in Atlanta

Where to find the best pancakes in Atlanta<p>- November 5, 2016<p>From a monster fourteen-inch flapjack to a hotcake that come with chips and salsa, here …

Pancakes

$15 Flights! Crazy Airfare Sales From 4 Airlines Right Now

All four airlines have flights on sale for under $50.<p>The data indicates that, at long last, flights are getting cheaper. Based on this week’s crop of …

The Healthy Snack Your Sweet Tooth Will Die For

Dessert lovers, unite!<p>I don't know about you, but every day around 3 p.m., I get a pretty serious craving for a snack—and it's usually for something sweet. And then, suddenly, I've torn through half a sleeve of cookies like I haven't eaten in days...and I'm well on my way to a stomach ache. Let's …

Dessert

12 Atlanta festivals in August

Photograph by Mark Singletary<p><b>Family-friendly Fests</b><b><br>Gwinnett Center International Film Festival</b><br>8/1­-8/2<br>Screenings range from feature films to student …

Festivals

11 Pixar Short Films That Are Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

All the emotion of Toy Story or Wall-E, but in just a few minutes.

Animation

The 18 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2015 So Far

2015 has been a glorious year for hip-hop, and we’re only half way through it. Moses Wiener took a look back over the past six months and compiled 18 …

Just Be Cool: 11 Iced Coffee Recipes to Make All Season Long

When it starts to warm up outside, these iced coffee recipes are all we want to drink.<p><b>It's finally time:</b> Picnics, outdoor movies, and beach trips are all within reach, and so should a tall glass of iced coffee. Hang onto your sunglasses: These recipes (some boozy!) will keep you buzzing straight …

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40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

These 25 Cities Have the Best Job Opportunities

If you’re a post-grad guy or gal, then you’re probably on a mission to find your first “big kid” job. Whether you’re hoping to land a sweet gig at Google or launch a successful fashion career, sooner or later, you’ll have to figure out where you want to work after college. To make your job search a …

Employment

These Are the Best Flight Search Tools

Online flight search services are big business, as more of us turn to computers and smartphones for travel planning. Last year, 40 percent of …

3 Natural Ingredients That Clean (Almost) Anything in Your House

What includes a sprig of mint, a twist of citrus, and packs a real punch in every room of the house? Here's a hint: It's better suited to a spray bottle than a cocktail glass.<p>What includes a sprig of mint, a twist of citrus, and packs a real punch in every room of the house? Here's a hint: It's …

Cleaning

Make Your Weekday Mornings Easier: Make Muffin-Tin Eggs

A Pinterest-worthy egg breakfast that's easy enough to make on a weekday.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s a chance to eat</i> …

Breakfast

Music

Juliana Daugherty's Stoic Debut 'Light' Parses The Darkness With Fiercely Calm Songwriting<p>Caitlin White 06.28.18 8 hours ago<p>The Most Important Day In Hip-Hop History Is June 28, 1988<p>Aaron Williams 06.28.18 7 hours ago 3 Comments<p>Drake's 'Scorpion' Is The Most Anticipated Rap Album Of 2018 So …

Blue Ruin

"As visually striking as one might expect a film helmed by a talented cinematographer to be. But Saulnier has more than a great eye; he's got the soul of a natural filmmaker .." - A.A. Dowd, <b>The AV Club</b>

Cinematography

5 Perfect Pumpkin Recipes Just in Time For the Holidays

here have been many pumpkin bread recipes over the years, but none as good as this one. Just a bit of mixing and stirring, pop it in the oven, and, in about an hour, you'll have a house smelling of sweet autumn spices.<p><b>1. Perfect Pumpkin Bread</b><p>I've tried many pumpkin bread recipes over the years, but …

Afternoon Tea

The 10 Best Pizzerias in Atlanta

Obviously, New York has the pizza market mostly cornered, and Chicago lays its own special claim—regardless of what you think of their "style"—but damn if Atlanta didn't go and turn itself into a bona fide pie town when no one was looking. From Neapolitan masters kicking it Old World to next-gen …

How To Do A Perfect Plank

Your guide to mastering the abs exercise.<p>Things that feel like forever: Waiting for the hottie you met last weekend to message you back; boiling pasta; holding a plank.<p>But even though it may not be super exciting, this simple bodyweight move is really effective—not to mention, one of the best ways …

Workouts