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How to Whiten Grimy Grout

If your tile grout is dirty and stained but still sound, consider whitening the grimy grout with this easy, inexpensive four-step process.<p>When …

Cleaning

11 of the most Instagram-worthy things to eat in Nashville

1/<p>The biscuits at Loveless Cafe are heavenly.<p>Marisel Salazar<p>Biscuits before water. This is how every meal at Loveless Cafe starts out. Serving …

grilled cheese

Places You Should Visit in 2018 Before They Get Too Popular

For every primo travel destination, there’s a sweet spot to find it. Visit too soon -- say, before the airlines start offering half-decent service …

This Year’s Meteor Showers Will Be Spectacular. Here’s How to See All of Them at Peak.

Last year was a banner year for stargazing. Between the total solar eclipse and some excellent meteor showers, there were many reasons to look …

Meteor Showers

'It's shocking, it's horrendous': Ellen MacArthur's fight against plastic

She broke the solo record for sailing round the world, but now she is dedicating her life to an even greater challenge – saving it from the destructive tide of plastic pollution<p>Trophies from her past glories as a competitive yachtswoman are placed discreetly around the 16th-century building on the …

Pollution

What causes vulvar pain?

The vulva is the external genitalia in women. Pain or discomfort in these sensitive tissues is fairly common with most women having experienced pain …

Women's Health

Bob Layton Editorial: Only a fool

As I feel for those cruise ship passengers who took a bus ride in Mexico that ended with dead and injured, I remember my own cruise to Mexico and the …

5 common Facebook blunders that can damage your brand

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>More entrepreneurs are tapping into the world’s largest social media network: There are more …

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime, According to the World's Top Travel Experts

These unique vacation excursions are stunning. 😍<p>No matter how many countries you’ve been to, there’s always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so …

9 Things You Should Know the First Time You Use an Instant Pot

A suspicious food writer tries out the Instant Pot. Here’s her list of what to brace for—and why it’s worth it.<p>There’s a lot <i>not</i> to like about the …

Eight habits of highly emotionally intelligent people

When emotional intelligence first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform …

Have we finally cracked the secret of comfortable high heels?

High heels are a hassle. Although they look and make you feel great, they quickly become painful; pinching at your toes, leaving you with blisters and even causing you to fall over. It's no wonder trainers now outsell our stiletto friends.<p>But, at work, and during the party season, our arms get …

The 38 Essential Toronto Restaurants

If you land in Toronto and absolutely cannot wait to eat, get a hot dog. While Canada's largest city hasn't really adopted the global street food trend, hot dog carts are everywhere and the standard Toronto wiener is shockingly good, particularly compared to its anemic New York counterpart.<p>Food …

What I Tell My Patients Who Want To Lose Belly Fat: A Hormone Expert Explains

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, best-selling author, and leading expert on hormones. Now, she's teaming up with mindbodygreen to share</i> …

Nutrition

An Eater's Guide to San Francisco

In the home of green goddess dressing, Mission-style burritos, farm-to-table everything, and the toast-as-menu-item phenomenon, there's a lot of noise when it comes to what to eat. This guide will help you get to the real San Francisco treats out there.<p>Welcome to Artisan Land<p>In the technological …

No amount of 'free from' labelling will make processed food good for you | Marion Nestle

Campbell’s is phasing BPA out of its cans. That, and GMO-labelling initiatives, are all great, but canned foods still aren’t fresh, local or sustainable<p>If a company wants customers to buy its products, it must make products customers want to buy.<p>Americans these days don’t want artificial and …

How to ensure your vacation is engineered for luxury

Gently, almost imperceptibly at first, the Rocky Mountaineer makes its way through the heart of Vancouver. People stopped at rail crossings alongside the tracks get out of their cars to take pictures of the handsome gold, blue and white train as it rolls past. We follow the banks of the Fraser …

Maui: How food lovers can enjoy its tropical fare and island flair

I didn't even know Maui had industrial parks, let alone restaurants located in industrial parks, but here I am pointing my car away from the Lahaina oceanfront to visit a place I'm told is going to change the way I think about Maui dining.<p>In this case, change is good. It used to be that eating out …

8 Wallet-Friendly Getaways

A roundup of affordable vacation destinations around the world<p>We've rounded up more affordable alternatives to pricey vacation destinations around the world, from the new European Riviera to the fashion set's Mexican beach spot

Self Freezing Coke Video By Grant Thompson Has Completely Blown Our Minds

"Grab a bottle of room temperature soda, and start shaking it violently." That's the first bit of instruction on Grant Thompson's incredible self freezing Coke (or any other soda) video.<p>Look guys, we were never big science buffs in school, but that's probably because no one ever presented the …