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19 simple garden ideas with spectacular results

We gathered 19 ideas to help you improve your garden, for big spaces or small, it doesn't matter, as you will see, you can great ideas that will suit …

15 Knotty Pretzel Recipes That'll Leave You Spellbound

Soft pretzels are one of the best things to come out of concession stands, but homemade pretzels are a million times better. Pretzels are surprisingly easy to make, and there are so many varieties you've never thought of before (buffalo ranch pretzels and pumpkin beer pretzels with chipotle queso, …

23 Easy Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible

Put an end to throwing out sad, spoiled produce.

26 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

The mapping product that can do everything can actually do a whole lot more.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Maps

11 Spaghetti Recipes You'll Want to Make Again and Again

Spaghetti can be dressed elegantly in butter-braised onions, stand up to a subtantial bolognese or meatball sauce, and get down with nothing but a slick of Pecorino and pepper. It's the little black dress of dinner choices. What are you waiting for?<p><b>Make one or all 11 of these spaghetti recipes and</b> …

Cooking

The Nespresso Vertuoline Review — Tools and Toys

I’ve always been a sucker for a sugary latte.<p>So when my wife and I began to consider just how much sugar was in our diet last year, I was not …

Coffee

8 Creative Ways to Cook With Super-Healthy Miso

There’s much ado about miso lately. It’s a major food trend for 2016, and we’re pretty darn pleased. Though you probably have an idea what miso is from trying miso soup, the actual ingredient — miso paste — is made from fermented soybeans (though other legumes, such as chickpeas and even grains, …

Healthy Eating

A Guide to Every Ramen Style Worth Trying

The epic of New York City ramen begins in the early 2000s, set to the loud, grimy backdrop of the East Village, where a small subculture of expats …

3 indoor plants that actually clean the air

We're all for helpful household hacks that either make our life easier or better (preferably both). So when this idea about fresh air plants came onto our radar, we were instantly obsessed.<p>Here's the skinny: These 3 household plants will actuallyimprove air quality and help rid our environment of …

Plants

19 Easy Make-Ahead Recipes to Bring on Your Next Camping Trip

<b>Follow us on</b> <b>Pinterest</b> <b>for more fun camping hacks.</b><p><i>Additional reporting by</i> <i>Justina Huddleston</i>

Hacking

15 Phone Hacks Every Traveler Needs To Know

How to plan for the worst, prevent insane fees, and make the MOST out of your device.<p>You're going to want to keep these three goals in mind:<p>* Have a plan if your phone gets stolen or lost.<p>* Prevent insane roaming fees.<p>* Make the most of your phone's capabilities with offline maps, translators, etc. …

You Must See This Supercut of Every Clue About Jon Snow's Origin From Game of Thrones

We now know for certain that Rhaegar Targaryen and Lyanna Stark are the parents of Jon Snow (well, on the show, at least). YouTube user hurleybird …

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

A 67-Mile Hiking Trail Just Opened Through LA's Urban Mountains

Los Angeles is a special place, geologically speaking: It’s one of a handful of large metropolitan areas that’s bifurcated by mountains. Not just a …

Growing Ginger - Quiet Corner

Growing Ginger Root<p>The ginger root plant is also known as Common Ginger and Chinese ginger. It is a very common herb and used by peoples in many …

The Best Advice for When You Book Your Wedding Makeup Artist

This is the most important day of your life! Well, maybe not <i>the</i> most important, but your wedding is definitely up there. You've likely invested a ton of time and money—and if you're shelling out your hard-earned cash for a killer photographer and photo album, you'll probably want to look your best …

13 Delicious Pizza Bowl Recipes That Are Actually Healthy

Everyone’s flipping for bowls these days, and we are too. If you’re avoiding carbs or gluten, you might think your pizza-eating days are over. Well make way for the pizza bowl-nanza! These bad boys have all the yummy fixins we crave — savory sauce, meats, cheeses and veggies — minus the bad ol’ …

These 17 panoramas and GIFs show the first moon landing in unbelievable detail

When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon, they did what any tourist would do — take hundreds of photos.<p>A few of these images are more famous than others, like the one of Aldrin with Armstrong reflected in his visor, and the one of Aldrin looking at the American flag.<p>But people at NASA …

Space Science

The Kalalau Trail Is Hands Down The Most Incredible Hike In America

An epic adventure awaits.<p>If you're looking for the most epic hike in America, get ready to pack your bags and head far, far west.<p>The Kalalau Trail on the Hawaiian island of Kauai weaves through one of the world's most famous natural wonders, the Na Pali coast. With 180-degrees of the electric blue …

9 Recipes for Your Favorite Thai Takeout Dishes

Thai takeout without the wait.<p>Give a man a Seamless account and he’ll eat Thai food for a day. But teach a man how to make Thai food and he’ll eat …

Koreatown Pizza Waffles, Westlake Village's Craft Beer Obsession, and More A.M. Intel

<b>Mo-Mo Paradise is here to make it all better</b><p><i>LAist</i> has details on popular Tokyo chain Mo-Mo Paradise, which recently landed an all-you-can-eat destination in the San Gabriel Valley. Rocking a sukiyaki menu that's apparently non-stop (until you give in, that is) the expanding brand plans to bring …

30 Things You Need To Eat This Month

Hang in there.

Saving for College? 3 Great Alternatives to a 529

With higher education costs going nowhere but up, many families are doing their best to make college savings a priority. For years, 529 plans have been touted as a college saver's dream. Though the money you put into a 529 isn't tax-free, you can grow that money in a tax-free fashion until you're …

15 Expert Tricks That Take the Stress Out of Arranging Flowers

Because a bouquet makes any room look a hundred times more beautiful.<p>Jessica Marshall, owner of Miss Daisy Floral Design Studio in Las Vegas and NYC, let us in on some of her floral tricks to make decorating your home with beautiful flowers easy and simple.<p><b>1. Cut the stems of your flowers at a</b> …

Home Depot

20 Chefs to Follow on Instagram

The original foodies.<p>With the rise of viral foods, food blogs and #foodporn posts, it's easy to get carried away by photogenic (not to mention delicious) meals and overlook the people who created them. But chefs are just as cool as the latest food Instagrammer you follow, and here are 20 accounts …

Wedding Beauty Timeline

There's no denying that your wedding dress should be the star of the show, but no way does that mean your bridal beauty should take a backseat. We're not talking about the work of your hair stylist or makeup artist either — taking care of your skin should be a priority for every bride. After all, …

This Mason Jar Ramen Recipe Will Forever Change Your Lunch Game

Making lunches to bring to work can be daunting. The food prep and cooking just takes too much time. If that go-to chopped salad recipe is starting to feel like a deadbeat relationship, keep reading. We’ve got an easy-to-prep, make-ahead and healthy ramen recipe that will spice up your lunch menu! …

Descendants of the Sun: the Korean military romance sweeping Asia

<b>Korean television dramas have always been popular across Asia, but the region may have hit peak K-drama fever with military romance Descendants of the Sun.</b><p>"This show satisfies all my fantasies," 35-year-old Beijing fan Ms Dai tells the BBC. "It reminds me of the feeling you have in a romantic …

14 ways to save money by thinking like a millennial

With the rise of smartphones, there are now a bunch of ways to cut costs by embracing a more mobile lifestyle. There are apps that will let you invest with no fees and subscriptions that can help you rack up big discounts on everyday items like food. There is also a wealth of entertainment you can …