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Someone's made a bathroom sink that looks like an old-school record player

Listening to music in the shower is a ritual for many, but playing your tunes through your phone doesn't always do it justice.<p>That's why we're …

Turntables

Soy-Glazed Asparagus Bundles

Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons sesame oil , divided<br>• 1 clove garlic , minced<br>• 1/4 teaspoon hot pepper flakes (optional)<br>• 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar<br>• 3 …

A One-Pot, Cleansing Ayurvedic Kitchari For An Easy Everyday Detox

<i>Sarah Britton, author of the healthy food blog My New Roots,</i> <i>streamlines vegetarian cooking with 100 new recipes in her new book,</i> Naturally Nourished<i>.</i> …

Alternative Medicine

How You Can Deduct That New Car -- up to 100 Percent! -- on Your 2017 Tax Returns

The Trump tax plan offers deductions for SUVs, trucks and passenger cars.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As part of the new “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act," many entrepreneurs may not realize how much more they can deduct for 2017 new car purchases on their tax returns, due …

14 best American whiskies

The vastness of America, both in terms of geography and its taste for whiskey, means that there is a great, diverse array of spirits available. So, …

20 Podcasts So Good You'll Wish You Had a Longer Commute

We're always on the hunt for a good podcast. Like a gripping book, an addictive podcast has the ability to pull us in deep, get us lost in our thoughts, and make an otherwise lengthy commute pass in the blink of an eye.<p>As for me? Surprisingly, it's not a true crime podcast (though I love those, …

Commuting

These homemade Twix bars taste like the real thing—but are super low-sugar

No matter how committed you are to keto, Paleo, Whole30, or whatever your eating plan of choice is, sometimes, you just can’t shake a craving for a …

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 …

Stranger Things

The 10 keys to happiness that are scientifically proven

January doesn't have to be blue.<p>To create a happy January, we linked up with nonprofit, Action for Happiness, who do incredible work spreading the …

Happiness

Basic Dairy-Free Pie Dough

Although this dough can be made by hand with a pastry blender, to achieve the flakiest pie dough, it is really best to use a food processor. When …

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

These Chefs Turned Their Street Carts Into Famous Restaurants

Food trucks and food carts are the gateway drug of the restaurant world. Their menus are designed to be laser focused and brash. We visit because we want something that surprises us and we want it <i>fast.</i> If it’s good, we’ll go back over and over. If not, there’s always another truck around the block. …

How to Work From Home: 6 Steps to Land the Perfect Remote Job | Inc.com

Remote work is increasingly popular for employees and employers. (I know: "Thanks, Captain Obvious.") Working from home is quickly becoming an expectation: Nearly three-quarters of respondents to this survey say they expect to work remotely in the future.<p>Yet for many, working from home is still …

Employment

5 Keys to Making the Most of the 100 Days Left in 2017 | Inc.com

<i>Update: Wow, great response to this article, which gives me an idea. Want to work to achieve a 100-day goal, and share your successes or failures with other Inc.com readers? Let's do it together.</i><p>There are 100 days left in the year. How are your 2017 goals coming along?<p>For most people (me among …

Motivation

10 things to try after you install iOS 11

What to do after you upgrade<p>iOS 11 is available, officially, today. It's coming to every iPhone and iPad made in the past few years, and chances are, you're going to upgrade. When you install it on your iPhone, you'll find that some things are very different than what you're used to, but the core …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Scammers are flooding the market with dangerous fake eclipse glasses — here's what brands are safe to buy

Bill Ingalls/NASA<p>As August 21 nears, scammers are flooding the market with fake solar eclipse glasses.<p>Watching the eclipse with glasses that haven't met certain qualifications can lead to eye damage. And, as retailers run out of eclipse glasses, some people are being duped by glasses that may look …

Astronomy

This Is Where Spanish Girls Actually Go on Vacation

There's no doubt that the longer you spend in a country, the more you begin to appreciate the subtleties that only locals are attuned to. After all, …

8 vegan luxury experiences in Porto and the Douro Valley

In a region that is known across the globe for fine wines, Port and creative cuisine, but not perhaps for plant based and vegan friendly luxury, we …

Luxury Travel

Watch: The Beastie Boys' 'Sabotage' Video Remade With Sesame Street Muppets

Back in 1994, The Beastie Boys released one of the decade's best videos. The spoof of '70s crime dramas, directed by Spike Jonze, helped make the band's full-throttle rap-rock song "Sabotage" a classic. Now a fan has recreated that video, scene for scene (more or less), using existing footage of …

Music

Will Butler's New Song Samples Roy Orbison and It's Cool as Hell

"Anything You Want" is his first new solo music since last year.<p>Will Butler, Arcade Fire's resident hypeman, has an acclaimed solo career of his own outside of the band, though his last new material came last year in the form of <i>Friday Night</i>, a live album. Yesterday (July 4), however, he released a …

The 3 Great Loves Of Your Life (And Why You Need To Find Them Now)

If love is going wrong everything else seems wrong, too, doesn’t it?<p>Before you answer, I’m not talking about romantic love here. I'm not suggesting …

Self Compassion

Here’s A Spotify Playlist All About Butts In Honor Of My Girl Crush Tina Belcher

Welcome back to the ResistDANCE — our bi-weekly self-care playlist full of fun because we live in a dark, dark world.<p>The ResistDANCE is all about …

Managing Connections is Now an Essential Life Skill. Step Up Your Hustle With These 7 Tips

So you want to be an influencer and thought leader? It may shock you that the linchpin to having more influential relationships rests not in some secret funnel app or technology but, rather, a deeper commitment to some basic fundamentals of contact management. These relationships are your …

Social CRM

Intention Has the Power to Change Your Life—Here's How

To begin, Patel explained the concept in layman’s terms. “Setting an intention is activating a part of your receptivity. If you were to go out in the …

Savemoney

Travel To Turks and Caicos For Beaches, Snorkeling -- And Puppies

The Turks & Caicos, a staggeringly beautiful chain of islands, has all the elements of a classic Caribbean paradise: sun, sandy beaches, sublime resorts — and far too many stray dogs.<p>Strays are endemic across the entire Caribbean and on the Turks & Caicos, they call these dogs “Potcakes,” a name …

Lifestyle

Mini Almond Butter and Strawberry Muffins

Place an oven rack in the center of the oven. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Line 24 mini-muffin cups with paper liners.<p>Whisk together the flour, …

Breakfast

Roasted honey miso eggplant flatbread with fresh zucchini salad

Jackie Kai Ellis is trying to brighten the mood — especially after March of 2017 is now known as "the gloomiest month" on record since record keeping …

Tahini-Carrot Soup with Pistachios

Luscious, velvety carrot soup gets its body from tahini, not yogurt or cream. Tahini’s ability to stand in for dairy makes it a go-to for vegans and …

Food

Hasselback Potatoes

Now Playing<p>Award-Winning Pie 01:00<p>If you can't win an Academy Award®, this Oscar®-inspired pie is the next best thing.<p>Now Playing<p>Chocolate-Vanilla …