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30 free macOS apps every Mac user should have

Powerful Mac apps that won't break the bankThere’s something of a misconception when it comes to the Mac. While powerful tools like Photoshop or …

Rice Calories Can Be Cut in Half With This Trick

A cup of white rice has about 200 calories—not insignificant, considering it’s most often used as a small part of a larger dish. But there’s an easy, …

Latest Ways to Deal With Robocalls

If it seems as though you've been getting more annoying automated phone calls than ever before, it's because you probably have. In 2017 alone, more …

Identity Theft

This Easy Tuna Pasta Is the Cheapest, Quickest, Most Comforting Weeknight Dinner Ever

By Amanda Shapiro<p>Seriously, you can make the sauce in the time it takes to boil pasta.<p>Put aside whatever ideas you have about canned tuna, or the words "tuna pasta" together, and let’s talk about pasta for a minute. I don’t need to sell you on pasta. It’s a steadfast weeknight dinner option in my …

Food

8 Ways to Master Meal Prep This Fall

'I'm A Personal Trainer But I Couldn't Lose 15 Pounds Until I Made This Change'

Sarah Foster was constantly exercising, but that alone couldn't keep the weight off.<p><b>BEFORE:</b> 153<p><b>AFTER:</b> 135<p>I first started gaining weight after being a group fitness instructor for over 28 years (and a gym rat to boot). Somewhere along the way of being a wife, mother, caretaker to my aging mom, and …

Fitness

MASTER CAMERA SETTINGS: Aperture, Shutter Speed ISO

Over *50* sample images with settings--but more importantly--the process behind HOW to pick camera settings that give you SHARP, CREATIVE, CLEAN, and …

Shutter Speed

The Minimalist's Strength Workout

Like most athletes who would rather be outdoors running, riding, swimming, or hiking, I don’t set aside much time for the gym. Yet I fully realize the importance of building general strength and mobility—not just to support my outdoor activities, but also for everyday health and fitness. I’d like …

Fully Loaded: Lessons from first-time Bikepackers

Big meals, steady miles, and chamois butter?<p>From the rocky ridgeline above Star Pass, I watched a line of eight excited bikepackers pushing their …

I Don't Even Like Pasta and I'm Obsessed with This Tomato Pasta Recipe

By Amanda Shapiro<p>The never-fail, no-cook tomato pasta recipe that turned a noodle-skeptic into a spaghetti craving fiend.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the no-cook tomato pasta recipe that Healthyish editor</i> …

Cooking

6 ways to speed up slow Wi-Fi

We’ve all been there: Every gadget at home is running smoothly and we’re streaming without a hitch. Suddenly, the dreaded digital slowdown and then, the mental meltdown occurs.<p>There are plenty of reasons your Wi-Fi acts up including signal congestion, bandwidth issues, and hardware limitations. The …

Wi-Fi

Patagonia releases new jacket just in time for fall season

On Wednesday morning, Patagonia announced the release of their lightest, most packable jacket ever developed, the Micro Puff Hoody ($299).<p>Patagonia’s …

I DIYed an Indoor Cycling Exercise Bike in My House and Now My Workouts Are Next Level

I’ve been a runner for over a decade. Whew, it feels crazy to even type that considering that at one point I was not able to jog down the block …

Chorizo And Shrimp Rice Recipe

Chorizo And Shrimp Rice Recipe from Food Republic• 2 1/4 cups long- or medium-grain brown rice (for rice cooker: 3 rice cooker cups)<br>• 6 ounces uncooked …

Why Three GE Dishwashers Loaded With Features Differ in Price

Trying to tell the difference among dishwashers at an appliance store can be a challenge. From the front they almost all look alike. And within a …

Home Improvement

Five 401(k) Mistakes You Can't Afford to Keep Making

When Woody Allen suggested that 80 percent of success is just showing up, he obviously wasn’t thinking about retirement planning. Sure, participating …

Learn About the Incredible Power of Saving 50 Percent

The Incredible Power of Saving 50 Percent<p>A Radical Money-Saving Idea Anyone Can Use<p>Updated November 26, 2017<p>Are you ready for a radical …

Mediterranean diet helps your brain, too, experts say

Adopting a Mediterranean-style diet can help your heart, studies have shown. But a growing body of research is showing that making a habit of eating …

Firebiner

Starting a fire and cracking open a beer are two crucial backcountry tasks. Do both with this carabiner/multitool hybrid ($10), which features an EverSpark firestarter, utility blade, screwdriver, and bottle opener.<p>Filed To: Multi-Tools / Gear

Exactly How to Lose Weight By Walking More

Time to rethink your daily steps goal.<p>For all of the attention that running, circuit training, and balls-to-the-wall boot camp classes get, sometimes all you need to do to lose weight is put one foot in front of the other.<p>“Walking can be a simple, super-accessible way to lose weight, especially if …

Fitness

A Weight Loss Rookie's Guide to Dropping Pounds Fast

You're about to get a crash course in seeing RESULTS.<p>Even if you're #blessed with a super-fast metabolism, at some point, you'll likely have to face the fact that your natural calorie-burning ability just isn't what it used to be. Thanks, biology!<p>As you get older, your metabolism starts to slow …

Weight Loss

18 Grilled Cheese Recipes That Prove Perfection Does Exist

These grilled cheese recipes are perfect. And you deserve them.<p>These grilled cheese recipes are perfect. And you deserve them.

Cooking

All Cast Iron Pan Obsessives Need This Scrubber Immediately

Why the Ringer is the best thing that's ever happened to this self-proclaimed lazy cook.<p>Ever since I bought my Lodge cast iron pan two years ago, it's taken up permanent residence on my stovetop. I use it year-round to make just about everything (except fried eggs), but fall is when I really put …

Sausages

'My Sweat Life' blogger Kelsey Wells posts photo showing that the scale doesn't matter

Looking for some weight loss tips? Here's a tip for you: the number on the scale doesn't matter nearly as much as you think it does.<p>Blogger Kelsey Wells, who writes mysweat.life/blog and posts to its Instagram counterpart, posted a photo this week that just might have you rethinking your goal …

Best Backpacking Water Filter and Treatment Systems

What are the best water filter and purification options for backpacking? We put that question to 565 backpackers in a recent survey on …

Build This DIY Tailgate Table and Utensil Holder for Your Next Camping Trip

Keep your car camping essentials organized and in one place with this tailgate table.<p>Car camping is a lot of fun, but even better when you can get away from it all in a Jeep or 4x4 truck. And the secret to making it a really great experience is staying organized. This DIY camping table and utensil …

Tailgating

Best Backpacking GPS? Try Your Phone

Hikers and backpackers are ditching GPS devices in favor of their phones. An app launching this week from OnXmaps adds new functionality and works …