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25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

European Travel

She-Crab Soup Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Melt 1 1/2 tablespoons of the butter in a saucepan over low; add the onion, and sauté 3 to 4 minutes or until softened.<p>Step 2<p>IN A …

Recipes

15 WOOD FLOOR LIFE HACKS EVERY HOMEOWNER NEEDS TO KNOW

Wood floors are gorgeous, but when you have kids and pets, maintaining their shine and luster can be difficult. Not to mention, all that traffic is …

Lifehacks

Watermelon Granita

June 05, 2018<p>This easy dessert is a simple take on a summertime staple. Watermelon packs vitamins C and A and lycopene, a potent antioxidant. It’s …

Food

Italian Cold Lemon Cream Recipe – Best Summer Treat

In summer you can use many exotic fruits for preparing the most delicious desserts, and this cold lemon cream is one of the smoothest and simplest …

Dessert

Best Big-Screen TV Bargains

There’s really nothing like watching a blockbuster movie on a big-screen TV, but sometimes our budgets aren’t as outsized as our TV wish list.<p>But you …

TV Ratings

The Perfect Day Out: A Day Trip to Dordrecht

<i>Have you ever considered going on a day trip to Dordrecht? Here are a few reasons why you should visit this charming Dutch town!</i><p>Dordrecht is a very …

European Travel

8 Teeth Whitening Products That Actually Work, According to Dentists

From teeth whitening kits to teeth whitening strips, toothpastes, and everything in between, these are the best teeth whitening products you can use in the comfort of your own home.<p>These days, there are so many teeth whitening products on the market that the very idea of brightening your smile can …

Dentistry

This Chicken Enchilada Skillet Feeds a Hungry Crowd — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

I Tried Jeff Bezos's PowerPoint Replacement at My Company--and It Actually Worked

Getting your team literally on the same page increases meeting productivity, keeps everyone engaged and allows for meaningful dialogue.<p>A few months back, a friend whose new boss used to work for Jeff Bezos at Amazon told me that the company actually banned PowerPoint presentations in favor of memos.<p>…

Jeff Bezos

15 Apps That Will Help Your Kids Learn This Summer (and Give You a Much-Needed Break)

Every mom worries about Summer brain drain — the slow erosion of the knowledge your child gained during the previous school year during the course of three months spent focusing on cannonballs, lightning bugs, and ice cream trucks. While teachers might not be overly concerned about the backslide …

Kids

How To Make Lemonade from Scratch — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Sipping icy-cold sweet lemonade on a blazing-hot summer day is one of life's finest pleasures, which is why we think making lemonade from scratch …

Recipes

You, Too, Can Make a Fancy-Schmancy Pie Crust

<b>A couple weeks ago</b>, I wrote about using the same techniques for buttercream flowers on cakes to create floral effects on pies. This week, I’m diving …

Baking

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Privacy

10 Long-Haul Flight Survival Tips and Tricks

A long flight in an economy seat doesn't have to be something to endure. Try and get an aisle seat for easy access to the galley when required (or …

Long Haul

6 Must Have Alexa Compatible Devices To Automate Your Home

The Amazon Echo not only kick-started the smart speaker revolution, but it spawned a whole boom in the smart home market, with dozens of companies adopting Amazon’s ecosystem of smart home devices.<p>But with such a plethora of Alexa-compatible devices, it can be hard to figure out which ones to buy. …

Smart Homes

10 Vegetarian Dishes to Bring to the Potluck — Recipes from The Kitchn

Whether or not you know there will be vegetarians at your next potluck, it's never a bad idea to bring something meatless just in case. Plus, more …

Cooking

9 Genius Travel Beauty Tips from Flight Attendants (and the Products They Swear By)

Whether you fly once a year to visit your grandma or are an international supermodel who essentially lives on a plane, it’s a universal truth that …

Skin Care

When Your Child Should Stop Using Diapers

<b>Question:</b> Should I Stop Using Diapers?<p>A mom asks:<p>"My son will be 4 years old soon. He does a great job peeing on the potty and he has gone poop …

Parenting

Lonely Planet Editors Agree: These Are the 5 Best Places to Visit in Europe

Summer is fast approaching and if you've been thinking about going on vacation in Europe, Lonely Planet has done the hard work for you. The travel …

European Travel

This Callus Remover Works Like Baby Foot — Without The Wait

I remember my first callus remover in excruciating detail: I was 20, sitting in a busy nail salon in Cleveland with a girl from my sorority who'd …

The One Makeup Remover You Should Stop Using, According To A Dermatologist

If you wear makeup, makeup remover is a necessity. It’s needed to get rid of all of the pore-clogging makeup that you’ve been wearing all day. …

The Art of Servant Leadership

​<p><i>SHRM has partnered with</i> Security Management Magazine <i>to bring you relevant articles on key HR topics and strategies.</i><p>Servant leaders are a …

A Guide to 7 Breathtaking Castles in the Netherlands

Castles in the Netherlands, you know you want to visit these!<p><b>There are some pretty breathtaking castles in the Netherlands that you shouldn’t miss</b> …

European Travel

Baking soda: A safe, easy treatment for arthritis?

Baking soda has been used as a home remedy for generations due to its antacid properties. Yet its benefits run even deeper, and new research may …

Medical Research

This Easy Hair Hack Will Take Your Ponytail to the Next Level

Kristin Ess, the genius behind Lucy Hale's gorgeous hair, will never cease to amaze me. Not only are her creations to die for, but they also are fairly easy to re-create in the comfort of our own homes. Recently, she started sharing quick tutorials on her Instagram page, and one of them …

Maybelline's New Tattoo Brow Ink Pen Is Meant To Mimic Microbladed Brows & It's Actually Incredible

The beauty world offers up all types of eyebrow pencils — from soft kohl pencils, to gel pots, to powder pans — but Maybelline is bringing a new …

Still-Secret Spain: 9 Fairy-Tale Towns Off the Tourist Track

For unspoiled nature, centuries-old architecture, and guaranteed tranquility, hole up in one of these postcard-perfect villages.<p>If you’ve been to …

Mum's dementia was so bad she was kept in hospital for her own safety - but then we changed her diet

When his mum’s dementia became so severe she had to be kept in hospital for her own safety, Mark Hatzer thought he had lost another …

How can you unblock your ear?

There are times when the ears can become clogged due to factors both outside and inside the ear. Clogged ears can affect hearing and balance and …