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How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

RVs

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed that I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've …

Love Stories

What Is Black Garlic?

Black garlic can be found on menus everywhere, but this unique ingredient isn’t anything new. It has been used, for flavor and medicinal purposes, in …

DNA Testing Proves Native American Genealogy To Be Among The Most Unique In The World

The systematic destruction of the Native Americans, First Nations, Metis and Inuit people and their entire way of life was not only one of recorded …

Genealogy

This cult Ayurvedic herb might be the answer to all your digestive troubles

Trying to get your digestion in check can sometimes feel like a never-ending game of trial and error. Conditions like irritable bowel syndrome or an …

Wellness

The Best Instant Pot Recipes For Spring

Because, frankly, we've all had more than enough chili and stew by now.<p>Greetings, Potheads. The past six months have been prime Instant Pot season, haven’t they? The colder weather and holiday vibes hosted the perfect environment for the chilis and stews that the Instant Pot so gloriously executes. …

Make a Chocolate Smoothie That Isn't Full of Life-Shortening Sugar

This lightly sweetened morning sipper contains only six grams added sugars—far less than what you’ll typically find at a smoothie shop. Tangy Greek …

How to Use Fresh Ginger 13 Clever Ways

The kitchen staple that can be used beyond the kitchen.<p>April 09, 2018<p>Ginger root has a multitude of health benefits, from aiding digestion and …

Popular diet doesn't only reduce hypertension, but risk of depression as well, per study

The popular Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet was created to lower blood pressure, but new research says it can also reduce the …

Researchers Identify Five Different Types of Diabetes, Not Just Type 1 and Type 2

For many years, diabetes cases have largely been classified as either type 1 or type 2. But a new study suggests that there may actually be five …

When Did Americans Stop Marrying Their Cousins? Ask the World’s Largest Family Tree

Before the Industrial Revolution in the United States, Canada and Europe, you might have ended up married to a fourth cousin. People didn’t travel far to find a spouse, and the closer you were to home, the more likely it was you’d marry within your family.<p>Then, in the late 19th century, something …

Genealogy

8 Tasty Anti-Inflammatory Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Make This Month To Lose Weight

If you wake up feeling bloated, you probably consider your day over before it even began. And if that bloat lasts longer than a day, forget about …

Cooking

9 Easy Stir-Fry Recipes That Kick Takeout's Ass

If you hear "stir-fry" and think "pan-fried veggies and maybe some chicken—meh, boring," allow us to open your mind. Rather, let this week's featured …

Slow-Cooker Garlicky Shrimp - The Washington Post

The gentle heat of the slow cooker is terrific for producing shrimp that are not overcooked. The poaching oil gets a 30-minute head start to develop flavor and soften the raw garlic. For easy, hands-on eating, leave the tails on the shrimp.<p>You'll need a 5- or 6-quart slow cooker for this …

WaPo Food’s top 20 recipes of 2016 (Warning: Scrolling through will make you hungry.)

Readers vote via clicks of a mouse; to us, the annual list of most-viewed WaPo Food recipes online provides a valuable snapshot of what folks are really cooking. Happy New Year, and keep up the good work.<p>1. Fruit Slab Pie. What a way to kick off Cathy Barrow’s new Bring It! column in 2016. Fit for …

20+ Soup Recipes to Help You Beat Weight Gain

Winter is the unofficial soup season, I think we can all agree to that. It's bitterly cold, gets dark out by 5 p.m., and typically nothing sounds better than curling up on the couch with a bowl of something warm and comforting, like soup.<p>Whether it's packed with an unforgivable amount of sodium or …

Healthy Eating

10 Wonderful Benefits Of Matcha Tea

Japanese food culture is considered to be one of the healthiest in the world. Matcha green tea comes from the same culture, the culture that gave us …

Amazing Benefits Of Apple Cider Vinegar (+6 Recipes)

Are you struggling to lose weight or get sick less often? Maybe apple cider vinegar can help you out!<p>Apple cider vinegar is probably the most popular …

Diana's Hummus Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Designer Alex Tatusian reminisces on his mother's short-lived hummus business, and what it taught him about cooking for himself.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Typography

The Big Lie: Antisemitism and the ‘Occupied Palestinian Territories’

Jerusalem during the 1948 War. Photo: wiki commons.<p>In January, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon made the outrageous assertion that the slashing of …

'The Holy Bible' Makes Library Association's List Of Most 'Challenged' Books

<i>The Holy Bible,</i> along with several other books that incorporate aspects of religion, made the American Library Association's list of top 10 most challenged books in 2015.<p>At No. 6 on the list, the Bible was challenged for "religious viewpoints," based mainly "on the mistaken perception that …

Librarianship

9 Health Benefits to Adding Avocado Oil to Your Diet

The avocado is an unusual fruit. Unlike most fruits, it's rich in healthy fats and is often used to produce oil (1).<p>While avocado oil is not as well …

‘Why aren’t we earning enough to live?’ – how The Divide lays bare global inequality

Janet, a Walmart shop assistant in Louisiana, is so visibly stressed by working in a very understaffed store that a customer tells her she looks as if she’s going have a heart attack. Rochelle, a care worker in Newcastle, is miserable that her hours are so long that she can’t get home to put her …

Income Inequality

9 Knife Care Tips We Learned from a Master Bladesmith

Confession: I've never sharpened my knives. Not my two-year-old IKEA chef's knife, not my who-knows-how-old paring knife. None of 'em. But last week, I found myself on the New York City subway with a purse-full of my dullest kitchen knives and the promise that these glorified pestles they could …

15 Vegetarian Tacos *Perfect* for Meatless Monday

Even if you’re a major meat lover, it’s nice to set aside Mondays to fill your body with plant-based meals. It’s a great way to set yourself up for a week of healthy eating and give yourself *tons* of energy. Tacos can be a regular part of your meal regimen, thanks in part to the Taco Cleanse Diet, …

Cooking

A Professor’s Memoir of Life Inside a Ravaged Body

In 2003, Christina Crosby was a healthy and successful professor at Wesleyan University, living an active life with her partner, Janet, and their dog, Babe. In October of that year, shortly after her fiftieth birthday, she went out one afternoon for her usual post-work bike ride. Her new memoir, “A …

U.S. Officials Warn Zika 'Scarier' Than Initially Thought

Zika, linked to numerous cases of the birth defect microcephaly in Brazil, is spreading rapidly in Latin America and the Caribbean.<p>By Timothy Gardner and Jeff Mason<p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top health officials expressed heightened concern on Monday about the threat posed to the United States by the …

Pork Schnitzel with Sage Butter

A pork version of the traditional German veal schnitzel, this is a great family favourite in our house. Feel free to ring the changes with the …

13 Experiences Every Traveler Should Have in England

London’s cultural sights tend to go heavy on the grandeur—royal this, crown jewels that—but a stroll down its most famous outdoor market promises a …