Dawn Lesniak

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5 Best Apps of the Week: The #1 Reading App for Busy People + More

It’s the same when it comes to life, love, heck, even lunch — why settle for meh, when you can have YEAH? Why go for good when GREAT is right around the corner — in some cases, just a download away? In this week’s app roundup, I’m continuing on my mission to provide you with upgrades and new app …

How To Raise Financially Savvy Kids

"Parents do great teaching kids good manners and how to be safe, make their beds and be culturally savvy," says Mary Hunt, personal finance expert and author of recently released Raising Financially Confident Kids. "But so very often parents neglect the most important thing of all—to prepare them …

Kids

The World in 2030

Bill Gates predicts we’ll end polio and cut child mortality in half. We asked 15 of the smartest people we know for their most out-there predictions.<p>You don’t generally think of Bill and Melinda Gates as pundits. But with their foundation pouring billions of dollars into global development, in …

‘You Mad, Bro?’ Revisited: What We Can Learn From the 2012 Patriots-Seahawks Matchup

If the last game between the Patriots and Seahawks wasn’t the moment when we all realized Seattle was a force to be reckoned with, it wasn’t far off. …

NFL

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

Inside The Baker’s Kitchen + Sweet and Savory Buttermilk Biscuits

Once upon a time I was a baker in a professional kitchen. I’m talking about the kind of kitchen with bins of flour so large they you could climb …

The 20 Must-Read Fitness, Health, and Happiness Books of 2014

Book nerds, unite! We admit that while we love surfing the net and audibly groan whenever the WiFi goes down, our joy in curling up with a great book …

How Bill Gates Thinks

Author Steven Johnson talks to the engineer turned philanthropist about the future, technology, ice, capitalism, and optimism.<p>When interesting people hang out, interesting things tend to happen. So when we found out that Steven Johnson, author of <i>Where Good Ideas Come From</i> and <i>The Ghost Map</i> was going …

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Code.org Launches Code Studio, A Toolset And Curriculum For Teaching Kids Programming

Since its creation, Code.org‘s mission has been to get coding into curriculums for students as schools nationwide. Today, the nonprofit group is launching Code Studio, a combined set of tools and curriculum to get students in kindergarten through high school interested in the underlying concepts …

The Week in Review: Big Names Say Farewell

A comedic force and a movie star were among those we lost this week.For almost four decades, Robin Williams challenged his audiences and brought them …

Robin Williams

Costco Backs Republicans | Seattle Politics

<b>Isn't it Weird That ...</b> Just a month before hosting last week's Obama DNC fundraiser at his Hunts Point home, Costco board member and former CEO …

Costco

Do These Mat Exercises for Amazing Abs!

This Pilates-based workout is all about your core.<p>If you're anything like us, you're all about working your core—and you're also always looking for new abs workouts. Enter the Hit-the-Floor Pilates Workout in the video below. You can do all eight of these mat-based Pilates moves at home. Just …

Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

Seriously!<p>A couple of month's ago, <i>Men's Health</i> asked Alwyn Cosgrove, C.S.C.S.—one of the world's top trainers—to create a cutting-edge fat loss program for <i>Men's Health</i>. And, of course, he obliged. But a curious thing: One of the workouts in the plan featured just two exercises.<p>That's right: When …

How to Solve the Lnk File Extension Problem in Windows

LNK is a file extension for a shortcut file used by the Microsoft Windows operating system. It usually offers a direct link to an executable or EXE …

How to Keep Black Clothes from Fading

Faded black clothes can be a remarkably frustrating laundry mishap, but this fading process is not necessarily inevitable. A few essential washing …

Cleaning

Wearable Fashion Toy Linkitz Teaches Girls How To Program

MIT PhD Lyssa Neel is using socializing and accessorizing to get get girls interested in programming. Neel’s invention, Linkitz, is a wearable electronic toy that allows kids to rearrange, take apart and snap together electronic blocks that blink and buzz to change their behavior. This teaches them …

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Leadership has a ring to it. Inspired by football's most electric quarterbacks. Built for the next generation of signal callers. The Nike Field Generals Collection arrives today: gonike.me/FieldGenerals — with Russell Wilson

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Help support Got a Girl Crush Magazine - The Fox Is Black

Got a Girl Crush Magazine, a publication about the women who do awesome things, is looking for some help to create their third jam packed issue. It’s …

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

We were somewhere around Barstow on the edge of the desert when the drugs began to take hold. I remember saying something like “I feel a bit …

Las Vegas

The Only Super Bowl Commercials Worth Watching

It wasn't a great night for Super Bowl ads, but here are the ones everyone will be talking about.