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Focus on How Much You Can Save Per Day to Reach Your Retirement Goals

Plug your numbers into retirement calculators, and you might easily feel overwhelmed. You need <i>millions</i> of dollars to retire comfortably?! Forget …

Retirement

Technique: How to make Bread & Butterfly's fluffy pancakes

Technique: How to make Bread & Butterfly’s fluffy pancakes<p>Bring on the baking powder<p>“These pancakes need to come with a warning,” says Bryan …

Sony Patents Contact Lens Cam with Zoom, Aperture Control, and More

The future of wearable camera technology is a contact lens. At least, that’s what Google, Samsung, and now Sony seem to think. All three have …

RECIPE: Roasted Vegetable Burrito from Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

Bring home a taste of the magic with a fan favorite recipe from the Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival. Found at the ¡Viva Fresca! …

Disney Parks

How To Build A Hobbit House In Your Backyard

30-year-old Ashley Yeates is not a hobbit. The Bedford, England, is a design and construction expert that’s much too big to be a hobbit, although …

The Hobbit

Simple Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Appetizers Both Savory and Sweet

When it comes to Thanksgiving appetizers, you want to keep things on the lighter side. These gluten-free bites are easy to make and sure to be a hit with all your guests.<p>Looking for a gluten-free appetizer that doubles as a low-carb dessert idea for Thanksgiving? We’ve got the answer with these …

Recipes

Here’s How You Can Find Out What Google Knows About You

It’s time for the tech trick of the week where we tell you about nifty tricks to help you up your tech life. Today, we’re gonna talk to you about Google. Yes, <i>that</i> Google. Obviously, for most of us, Google is a fantastic tool to use for all those pressing questions you just need to know the answers …

Google Apps

33 spooktacular October events for Atlanta families

Pig races, haunted woods, costume contests, chalk art, sheepdog herding, fortunetelling, time travel, and more<p><b>Through 11/1</b> <b><br>Fright Fest</b><b><br>Where:</b> Six Flags …

Yoko Ono

21 Portraits That Gaze Into Your Very Soul

When it comes to portraits, it's hard to argue against the saying, "it's all about the eyes." The so-called windows of the soul can draw you in like few other features have to power to. There's a reason one of (if not the) most popular National Geographic cover ever was Afghan Girl by Steve …

Innovative Skylight Window Easily Transforms into Rooftop Balcony

It's now possible to transform a skylight into a small balcony by simply opening its frame. Danish window company Velux has designed <i>Cabrio</i>, a dormer that's made up of two sections, each with a different purpose. The top opens for ventilation while the bottom features an integrated banister that …

Home Improvement

Best Breakfast and Brunch in Atlanta

Greet the day with our indispensable guide to breakfast in Atlanta, a feast of pancakes, sausages and biscuits, French toast . . . and even …

Breakfast

15 awesome August events for families in Atlanta

Calf roping, dinosaur birthdays, 3-D printing, ice cream gluttony, and more!<p><b>8/1</b> <b><br>Cool Dads Rock Soapbox Derby Festival</b><b><br>Where:</b> Historic Fourth Ward</b> …

Extreme Sports

14 DIY Vegan Cheeses That Taste Awesome

If you’re newly vegan or allergic to dairy, you may fantasize about eating a giant wheel of brie and feel hopeless that you’ll ever get to taste that wonderful buttery cheese again. Have no fear. You can either buy yourself mountains of awesome vegan cheeses (Really! They don’t taste like plastic!) …

Vegan

Paper Fun: Easy Origami Butterflies

Need a quick craft break? Fold a colorful origami butterfly or two!<p>Ready to take a creative time-out? Grab a few squares of paper, then head on over to Red Ted Art to learn how to fold your own easy origami butterflies.

Crafting

An Owner's Guide To Rug and Carpet Care

You'll be surprised to learn how much dirt vacuums miss -- and how simple the best cleaning methods really are.<p>The pitch was simple. In the 1950s, a vacuum salesman would come to the door, spill dirt on the carpet, and ask the lady of the house to clean it with her machine. Then he would load a …

Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Fall Semester 2014

Your education doesn't have to stop once you leave school. We've put together a curriculum of some of the best free online classes available on the …

The Apps You Need to Deauthenticate Before Selling Your Devices

Selling a computer, smartphone, or tablet should be as easy as wiping all your personal data off of it and handing it over to the buyer, but …

Apps

Forget Instagram, Their New Video App Is Even Better

The dog dayz are just about to wrap up, but not before we all call in sick for one last beach trip, flex our grill skills at the last round of our besties’ BBQs — and is there, like, another music festival coming up or something that we can make a flower crown for? Whatever you have planned for …

Apps

The 55 Essential Movies Your Child Must See (Before Turning 13)

20th Century Fox[/caption]<p>There are people out there who have never seen <i>The Princess Bride</i>. They walk among us, holding down jobs, contributing to …

Pixar Cofounder Ed Catmull on Failure and Why Fostering a Fearless Culture Is the Key to Groundbreaking Creative Work

<i>“Make New Mistakes. Make glorious, amazing mistakes. Make mistakes nobody’s ever made before,”</i> Neil Gaiman urged in his commencement-address-turned-manifesto-for-the-creative life. <i>“The chief trick to making good mistakes is not to hide them — especially not from yourself,”</i> philosopher Daniel …