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Bring These Sandwiches To Work, Save Tons Of Money

Packing a lunch is a lot harder than it sounds. First you have to remember to buy the groceries. Next, you have to carve out time in the mornings to make it happen. And then, you have to think of something to make that you'll actually want to eat come lunch time. It's a drag, we know. But it's one …

This Is Possibly The Easiest Pasta Recipe In The World

Pasta is generally considered one of the easier meals to cook. Boil water, cook pasta, make a sauce and voila: dinner. Stress free and satisfying.<p>What if we told you we had an <i>even easier</i> pasta recipe than your easiest of recipes? Because we do. We have found what is possibly the easiest pasta …

17 Life-Changing Cooking Tricks

From the editors at Cosmo.com, these kitchen tricks will make cooking so much easier.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through the gap between the …

Recipes

Spinach Ranch Pizza Is The Easiest, Cheesiest Vegetarian Dinner. Make One Now.

Tonight's dinner is exactly what you've been hankering after all day long. It's easy, cheesy and entirely vegetarian (which is wonderfully fitting for Meatless Monday).<p>Naturally Ella<p>This dish comes from Naturally Ella and it totally rocks the house. The ranch dressing is made with Greek yogurt and …

Small Stockholm Apartment Lets Its Past Take The Stage

This apartment in Stockholm, Sweden had been nothing more than a space for storage for 30 years. During that time, the owner had started a renovation …

Interior Design

5 Unexpected Ways to Use Plastic Wrap

Tasting Table | Jolene Bouchon<p>Plastic wrap: It isn't just for (barely) covering casseroles anymore. In fact, the stretchy stuff can be more useful when put to work in other, more unexpected ways. Try one of these tricks:<p>Controlled ripening: Some fruits, like apples, avocados, cantaloupes and …

Los Angeles

10 Asian Noodle Dishes You'll Want to Eat Every Day

<b>1.Yaki Udon</b><p>This dish is so simple yet so flavorful - Japanese udon noodles stir fried in butter and soy sauce and topped with chopped scallions, shredded nori and bonito flakes. A top choice for bar food in Tokyo, pair these thick and chewy noodles with a cold beer for the full izakaya experience.</b> …

Sriracha Sauce

The Simple Trick That Can Boost Your Confidence Immediately

Smile, don't slouch. And don't cross your arms. Your parents probably taught you to use certain body language to appear friendly and polite.<p>But new research shows that your body language does much more than change the way other people see you -- it can change how you see yourself. Psychologists …

The Ultimate Coffee Table For A Small Apartment

Even the most diminutive coffee table can become a shin’s worst enemy in a tiny apartment. The REK expanding coffee table, by Reinier de Jong, hides two tiers of sliding tabletop that unfurl like a gravity-defying game of Jenga.<p>The table starts at 2 feet by 2.5 feet and can stretch out to just more …

Burnout in the Hospital: Why Doctors Are Set Up for Stress

Some experts call physician burn out “inevitable,” given the high-pressure environment in which they must make potentially life-saving, and almost …

Your Favorite Disney Characters, Reimagined As Hipsters

What if Snow White and the seven dwarves moved out of the woods and into a converted warehouse in Brooklyn? What if Ariel, bored with her #basic fish friends, got a bunch of tattoos and created a Tumblr account? And Pinnochio, tired of living a lie, finally embraced his inner artist and <i>found …