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The 10 Most Essential Slow Cooker Recipes for Fall

That little chill in the air can only mean one thing: It's time to dust off your favorite fall slow-cooking comfort foods. From steaming ladles of …

How to Make Your Home Look More Expensive

Another way to fake it until you make it.<p>We don’t know about you, but when we were growing up we’d daydream about the fancy apartment or house that …

Home Decorating

40 Dinner Ideas That Don't Need a Recipe

If you’re anything like me, your Pinterest board is likely filled with delicious-looking recipes that you’ll never make. Because let’s be real: When …

Food

In Sickness and In Rape: She Didn't Know Her Husband Could Also Be Her Rapist

"He said that, because we were married, he could do whatever he wanted."<p>Debbie Ricker's courtship with her ex-husband Michael* started just like many relationships do. "I met him at a restaurant," she remembers. "I was with a friend. He said hello, and I ended up asking him if he wanted to eat with …

Anne Hathaway Is Ready To Pop!

Any day now!<p>Normally we could care less about Anne Hathaway, but it looks as if the actress is nearing her due date. Look at that bump! The Oscar …

Report: More Pollinator Species In Jeopardy, Threatening World Food Supply

A major global assessment of pollinators is raising concerns about the future of the planet's food supply.<p>A U.N.-sponsored report drawing on about …

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

In other words, when was the last time you were truly happy?<p>It's an amazing, but often fleeting, feeling. And many of us don't get enough of it.<p>What's more, there's a common belief that if we seek out things like a better career, more money, and meaningful companionship, we'll be happier as a …

Happiness

Why does treatment for pets cost so much?

<b>The price of getting a pet treated at the vet is rising. Is it profiteering or are owners just more desperate than ever to save their beloved companions, asks Jessica McCallin.</b><p>The cost of veterinary treatment is rising by about 12% a year. Insurance is on the increase, too.<p>The BBC's Justin Webb …

Dual Stone Open Ring

Simply classy and chic, the open construction of this elegant ring from <b>Charmed Circle</b> allows you to adjust it for a perfect fit. The <b>smoky luster of pyrite</b> pairs beautifully with the glimmer of faceted indigo glass in a sleek, gold-plated setting, making for <b>a modern twist on a classic design</b>. …

The 5 Beauty Trends to Watch at NYFW

You don't need a Magic 8 Ball to see what's coming—just this handy guide.<p>You don't need a Magic 8 Ball to see what's coming—just this handy guide.

Quick Fix: The Easy Way to Add a Little Sophistication to Any Space

(Image credit: Design Sponge)<p>If you have a space in your house that feels a little unfinished, or that could use just a little more edge, consider …

Living Rooms

Evernote vs. OneNote, part I: How well can you create and organize your information?

I really like the kind of product Evernote is: It's basically a very smart cloud account. And the thing that makes Evernote very smart is its pretty …

Productivity

14 Online Home Decor Shops You *Need* to Know About

Shopping for home decor can be downright difficult, especially when you only want the coolest, most unique pieces of furniture. While IKEA keeps the budget happy and Anthropologie is always good for a splurge, it’s fun to explore beyond big box stores, especially when you can update your living …

Decorations

Chef Star Jon Favreau Shared His Very Special Cuban Sandwich Recipe

If you saw the movie <i>Chef</i>, you likely left the theater craving a Cuban sandwich. (Seriously, the Cubanos in that movie looked incredible.)<p>For the …

Alcoa profit falls 88% Investors glad not worse

Looks like investors had reason to worry about <b>Alcoa's (AA)</b> profits.<p>The world's leading maker of aluminum Monday reported adjusted quarterly profit of 4 cents a share, which is down 88% from the 33 cents a share the company reported in the same year ago basis. Meanwhile, revenue dropped 18% to $5.2 …