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The Best Things to Do in California

Save Place<p>2920 Zoo Dr, San Diego, CA 92101, USA<p>Located on 100 acres in Balboa Park, the San Diego Zoo is one of the top zoos in the country. With a …

California

There's trouble ahead in the global housing market

Our good friend John Rubino over at DollarCollapse.com just released an analysis titled US Housing Bubble Enters Stage Two: Suddenly Motivated Sellers.<p>He reminds us that housing bubbles follow a predictable progression:<p>Rubino cites recent statistics that may indicate the US national housing market …

Real Estate

Weeknight Skillet Lasagna Recipes So Easy and Delicious You'll Make Them Again and Again

Don’t know what to cook tonight? This. Do this.<p>There’s a lot to love about your skillet. Whether frying up some country ham in the morning or baking …

Cooking

Trial of anti-ageing drugs that rejuvenate immune system hailed a success

Scientists have hailed the success of a clinical trial which found that experimental anti-ageing drugs may protect older people from potentially fatal respiratory infections by rejuvenating their immune systems.<p>In a trial involving people aged 65 and over, those who received a combination therapy …

Immunotherapy

How to boost serotonin and improve mood

Serotonin is a chemical in the brain that can affect mood. Eating foods that contain the essential amino acid known as tryptophan can help the body …

Nutrition

An unauthorized copy of an investing bible that Wall Streeters pay thousands of dollars for was up for grabs on Kindle for $9.99

One of the most prized books on Wall Street, which usually costs thousands of dollars, was briefly available to the masses for a fraction of the price.<p>An Amazon Kindle copy of "Margin of Safety," written by the billionaire value investor and hedge fund manager Seth Klarman, sold for a few days for …

thousandsofdollars

Best Sci-Fi Books Of 2018 (So Far)

Reading escapist fiction has never been so necessary<p>There's never been a better time to take some time off from reality and escape into some much-needed sci-fi. 2018 has been a great year for great reads, and luckily we still have 6 more months to go. Here are the 10 books that we've already loved …

Science Fiction

Travel for Two: The Caribbean for Couples

When contemplating the perfect romantic Caribbean island getaway, you’ll have to first figure out what you’re looking for in a romantic vacation. Do …

Beaches

The Single Biggest Reason Why U.S. Marijuana Sales Likely Will Skyrocket

Is a $22 billion or greater marijuana market on the way for the U.S.?<p>There are more U.S. states that allow some form of legalized marijuana than …

Cannabis

This chicken recipe is so good it could bring back the balsamic craze

I share with you a go-to recipe that's so simple and versatile that it actually dropped out of my weeknight rotation, because (a) it's "just …

Recipes

Couple who travel the world together reveal how they afford it WITHOUT relying on advertising

'Anybody can do it': Couple who travel the world together and DON'T come from 'family money' reveal how they afford their incredible lifestyle (and …

Personal Finance

Samsung made buying a TV like buying a smartphone, so you can have a brand new model every 2 years

People often don’t realize how quickly TV tech improves. From display panel quality and design to user interface and apps, television manufacturers …

Televisions

4 reasons you should grill burgers in a cast-iron skillet

A cookout with burgers is one of many things to look forward to during the summer months and one of the only things that makes bearing the awful heat worth it.<p>We've already covered eight unexpected ways you can cook with your grill. But there's another trick you may not have considered; using a …

Cooking

Cool concrete summer home sits among a sea of trees

Life in this concrete forest doesn’t seem so bad<p>Designed by the Buenos Aires-based studio Besonías Almeida Arquitectos, this summer home is situated in a seaside resort south of Buenos Aires, Argentina, and blends a clean modernist aesthetic with the surrounding landscape. The home’s design relies …

Architecture

How to Adjust Your Investment Portfolio for a Recession

Whenever the U.S. economy is doing extremely well for long periods of time, there will be pundits that caution the next recession, which may be …

Investing

How to Grill Like Barbecue World Champion Tuffy Stone

The famous pitmaster shares one of his signature recipes for Fennel Garlic Pork Shoulder.<p>Grilling is a competitive sport. Seriously. Whether it’s …

BBQ

These are the Top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in July 2018

Summer is heating up and so is the job market. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are 6.7 million job openings and only 6.4 million …

Employment

3 Stocks to Hold for the Next 20 Years

Looking for stocks with decades of growth to come? Consider a cloud-based e-commerce platform, a search giant, and the world's second-largest …

Investing

18 Unbeatable Brisket Recipes

Brisket was meant to be grilled. Whether marinated or dry rubbed, brisket cooked over smoking wood or charcoal develops a gorgeous crust and juicy, …

BBQ

7 Tiny Home Companies to Consider on the West Coast

These design-forward home builders on the West Coast are crafting tiny dwellings that are big on style and sustainability.<p>Transportable, affordable, and quite adorable, it's no wonder the tiny-home movement is taking America by storm. Not only do these smaller structures let you to leave a smaller …

Southern California

This off-grid, prefab tiny cabin in Michigan fits a family of five

When designer Jorie Burns set her sights on owning a second home near Lake Michigan, she decided to take a chance with the more affordable options …

Prefab Homes

8 tiny homes built tough for off-grid living

Many people mistake tiny homes for delicate structures that provide a minimal amount of space for simple living. But these modern tiny homes are …

Off-grid

Why The Stock Market Will Peak On May 10, 2019 At 4:00 PM EST

This prediction is not as absurd as it sounds.<p>There is in fact a logical mathematical path that gets us precisely there.<p>If there is one question I …

Stock Markets

Work Remotely? This Little-Known Tax Provision Could Save You Thousands

The IRS will give you up to $16,000 to explore the world. Here's how.<p>In the digital age, it is no longer unique to work remotely. Many jobs can be done from home with little more than a computer, a VPN, and a stable internet connection. This can be an excellent option for both employers who can …

Retirement

Goldman Will Pay Big Money for Cash -- Yes, Even Your Measly Savings

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) wants your cash. And you might actually want to give it to them.<p>The Wall Street investment bank is trying to transform …

Finance

Stunning California Mountaintop Getaway Built with Prefab Modules

Looking at this stunning mountaintop retreat, it’s very hard to believe that it is a prefab home. Yet, it is specifically the prefab nature of this …

Prefab Homes

Is it safe to keep more than $500,000 in a brokerage account?

Today’s column is inspired by a reader who wants to know whether he should split his assets among several brokerage firms to stay below the $500,000 …

Finance

Alex Guarnaschelli's Mac and Cheese Recipe Is Out of This World

Food Network star Alex Guarnaschelli knows a thing or two about getting a delicious dinner on the table. But if you really want to wow your guests, …

An ETF Stuffed With Tech IPOs Outpaces the Stock Market

Looking for stock market returns? Forget the FAANG stocks and check out what’s happening with tech IPOs.<p>Newly-listed technology companies are soaring …

Spoiler: The Only Anti-Aging Skincare Worth Buying, Says a Beauty Editor

We all want brighter, smoother, younger-looking skin, but the quest to what is essentially the fountain of youth is arduous (and really expensive). …

Skin Care