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Here's Why You Shouldn't Actually Throw Out Those Annoying Silica Sachets

We had no idea.<p>Anyone who's ever bought a new electronic device or a pair of shoes will be all too familiar with those little "DO NOT EAT" sachets …

Lifehacks

20 Home Decor Cheat Sheets That Will Have You Decorate Like a Pro

Decorating your home can sometimes become a daunting task because you can get lost in measurements, styles and other decor choices. Then you can …

The plague of angry white men: How racism, gun culture & toxic masculinity are poisoning America

Dylann Roof is just the latest in a long line of men clinging to dangerous ideology that spiraled out of control<p>Dylann Roof was not silent before he murdered nine black people in their church, shooting and reloading multiple times, destroying their bodies with his white rage. He did not shout …

Why You Shouldn't Book Flights Too Far In Advance

Are you one of those people who think it's never too early to book a flight? A recent study disproves that responsible theory, and it'll make you want to wait a few weeks to buy those plane tickets.<p>CheapAir, an online travel agency, recently analyzed 2014 flight data and found that while buying a …

How we saved our marriage

After the honeymoon, our relationship began to fizzle. My parents’ resiliency inspired me to keep the flame alive<p><i>“Every marriage is pregnant with divorce.”</i> —Brian Doyle, “Irreconcilable Dissonance”<p>I like to imagine my parents during their newlywed days, my mind a grainy filmstrip, navigating their …

Masters of Love

Science says lasting relationships come down to—you guessed it—kindness and generosity.<p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the year, about 13,000 American couples will say “I do,” committing to a lifelong relationship that will be full of friendship, joy, and love that will carry …