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The 9 alcoholic drinks to avoid if you want to lose weight — and what you should order instead

As the weather warms up, dining al fresco and barbeques in the sun can make it all too easy for the drinks to slip down.<p>However, enjoying a tipple or …

Nutrition

8 Bottles of Affordable Whiskey You Should Always Have on Your Cart

Whether you’re finally setting up that bar cart for the first time in a new place, or you’re just trying to explore the world of whiskey, it’s about …

Liquor

I'm doing everything right, but I'm still not losing weight. What's going on?

These common mistakes may be preventing you from hitting your weight loss goal.<p>Rewind three-and-a-half months to January. You’ve woken up, feeling the after effects of last night’s celebration, and resolved to make a change in the new year. The goal? To lose weight. Fast forward to today. You’ve …

Fitness

10 Taco Recipes from Around the World

1 of 10<p>Texas-Style Puffy Barbacoa Tacos<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>New England Lobster Roll Tacos<p>3 of 10<p>Japanese Tako Tacos<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Miami Cubano …

New England

Yoga, Sustainability, Politics, Spirituality.

Spirituality

15 common math questions from the SATs everyone gets wrong

The SAT doesn't just test how good you are at math, reading, and writing — it tests how good you are at taking the SAT.<p>Preparing for the math section of the test requires lots of practice and memorization of some formulas, but it's also important to know how to recognize trick questions, sift …

Mathematics

California’s high-speed gravy train is running on empty

Congratulations to the California high-speed gravy train on its 10th anniversary.<p>If you’re one of the lucky winners who cashed in on its high …

23 Shoe Hacks You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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I earn $950 an hour writing from my couch — here are my best tips for people who want to work for themselves

People are intrigued when I say I'm a writer: "Ooooh, novels? TV shows? Anything I know?"<p>When I explain that I have a blog and a copywriting business, they say, "Cool!" but sometimes, their eyes mist with pity. They offer to help me find work. They picture me living in a water-stained basement …

Time I

18 mind-bending sci-fi movies to watch after Annihilation

Interviewing for your dream job? 4 savvy questions to ask the hiring manager

Where do you see yourself in five years? What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses? What interests you about this position? Heading into a job …

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves target just one group of muscles, such as the biceps or …

Exercise

How to Delete Instead of Archive Your Emails on iPhone

Email inboxes fill up quickly, and it's easy to get overwhelmed by the ever-increasing pile of unopened messages in your inbox. That's why it's so helpful to be able to check your email on your iPhone; even a few minutes of deleting emails here and there can make a big difference. If you've …

Archives

These Crispy Pesto Smashed Potatoes Are an Easy Side Dish

When you're whipping up a weeknight meal, you want the side to be as quick and easy as the main. Enter: these pesto smashed potatoes. Between the …

Cooking

The best VPNs for Mac users looking for privacy

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

How to Remove a Credit Card From an iPhone Completely

For most iPhone users, having their credit card details saved on their device is inevitable. The benefits seam to outweigh the risks and when managed …

How to Switch Bluetooth Devices in Control Center with iOS 11

Open Control Center.<p>On the iPhone X, this is a swipe down from the top right of screen. On every other iPhone, it’s a swipe up from the bottom of your screen.<p>Locate the music player in the top right box in Control Center. 3D Touch to pop out the box.<p>Now tap the circle icon in the upper right corner …

IOS 11

How to set up Apple’s Health app to unlock its awesome fitness potential

If you think the Health app is just another pointless junk app that comes preinstalled on your iPhone, think again. Unlike Stocks, Compass or Tips, it is one of the few apps that Apple won’t let you delete. Set up the Apple Health app properly, and it becomes a powerful tool for getting (or …

Screaming Females – “No More I Love You’s” (Annie Lennox Cover)

Punk power trio Screaming Females are just ahead of their new album, <i>All At Once</i>, but today they’ve got something else to offer: their contribution to …

Playlist

27 Podcasts You Need To Start Listening To In 2018

Tired of listening to the same old podcasts? Here's some fresh ones that deserve your time.<p>We asked the BuzzFeed Community and BuzzFeed staff to tell us about underrated podcasts they absolutely love. We received thousands and thousands of submissions this year. (Thank you if you sent one in.) Here …

Make This Firecracker Chicken in Your Slow Cooker

This winter has been particularly cold in the Midwest. To help warm things up, I plan on making every spicy dish I know. This recipe brings the heat, …

Cooking

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

Food & Dining

I’ve Been Making Asian Nachos for Years—and Now Everybody Wants Them

We come across a lot of food trends—yes, like the currently hot Asian nachos. It’s our job to go through them and use years of cooking and eating …

Cooking

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

Country Lifestyle

How Long to Marinate Chicken (and All Meat) for Maximum Flavor

By Alex Delany<p>You're probably marinating your meat for too long. This is how long to marinate chicken, beef, and pork so that you get the most bang for your buck.<p>Marinating meat is like stretching. Stretching is important. You know, before going for a run or playing in your coed rec soccer league …

Cooking

The Best Movies of 2017

No getting around it: 2017 was a slog. But, to get us through the stress of life, at least we could escape for an hour or two into some of the most …

Construction

David Bowie’s son is launching an online book club devoted to his father’s favorite reads

You’ve got a month to finish Peter Ackroyd’s 1985 novel Hawksmoor<p>Before his death in January 2016, David Bowie was a noted musician, actor, and was a prolific reader. On Twitter, Bowie’s son, Duncan Jones recently said that he has been “feeling a building sense of duty to go on the same literary …

David Bowie

Velcro Patches Are Back in Nike's "Hot Air" Pack

Each will come with 15 interchangeable patches.<p>Several of Nike‘s classic Air Maxes are coming together in the brand’s latest pack “Hot Air,” which will feature the Air Max 90, Air Max 95, and Air Max 97 Ultra 17. What sets this pack apart from other recent drops is not only it’s eccentric color …

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/4 cup granulated sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 2 cups …

Breakfast

Potato-Bacon Hash

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook bacon in a large cast-iron skillet over medium until crispy, 10 to 12 minutes, turning often. Transfer to a plate lined with …

Country Lifestyle