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To-Dos: Your February Home Checklist

February is a perfect time of year to indulge in home comforts like cooking big-batch meals, reading in the afternoon and watching movies with the …

Take the Pain out of Painting: 5 Must-Follow Rules for Professional Looking Results

Painting is one of those things that's easy to do, but hard to do really well. If you plan on giving your pad a little infusion of color soon, then …

Home Improvement

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Watching free movies online is a convenient and frugal way to see the movies you love right from the comfort of your own home. All you'll need to …

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Articles about why-we-love-modern-sectional-sofas on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>While loft living might not be for everyone, others find it dream-worthy.<p>Welcome to our latest installment of Products We Love, where we test-drive beloved design items and document the …

New York Times

10 Easy Ways To Free Up A Lot Of Space On Your iPhone

Your iPhone is full of junk you don't need. And a recent class action lawsuit against Apple has brought to light that even if you buy a 16 GB iPhone, you can't actually use all 16 GB of storage.<p>So let's try to make the most of what you have. We have identified 10 simple ways you can manage and …

A Renter's Life: A Dozen Posts To Make The Most of Your Rental

I have nearly twenty years as a renter under my belt and I've learned a lot along the way. If there's one thing I know for sure it's that there is a …

The $5 IKEA Solution for Angled Wall Shelving

• $5<br>• IKEA<p>Here's a $5 solution for on-the-wall shelving for unusual spaces where your walls may not be 90 degrees perpendicular to the floor (e.g. …

Furniture

The scientific evidence against spanking, timeouts, and sleep training

At the end of a gravel road in the Chippewa National Forest of northern Minnesota, a group of camp counselors has gathered to hear psychotherapist Tina Bryson speak about neuroscience, mentorship, and camping. She is in Minnesota by invitation of the camp. Chippewa is at the front of a movement to …

Parenting

10 Genius New Uses for Dish Soap

It helps with so much more than just cleaning greasy pots and pans.<p>Dish detergent might be a sink-side staple, but its cleaning power is incredibly helpful all over the house. Because the liquid is mild, it's often a great choice over harsher chemicals (plus, we bet you've got an ever-ready …

The Best Stretch for Every Body Part

When it comes to getting the most out of your workout, you have to care for the muscles that heave all of those heavy weights, too<p>When you think of flexibility, it's likely that the first things that come to mind are touching your toes, or stretching your hamstrings. Unfortunately, those are often …

5 Questions That Could Save You Money

The power of pausing before a purchase to really delve into why you're about to swipe your credit card could be a powerful way to save more money, …

Rental Housing

How Buying Used Kitchen Cabinets Can Save You Money

Used kitchen cabinets of acceptable quality are one way to pare down the considerable costs associated with new cabinets.<p>Yes, savings can be deep. …

Surefire Ways to Make Your House Feel More Like Home

A home is more than four walls and a roof under which you lay your head at night, shovel down breakfast in the morning, and store your stuff. The …

How To Hit High And Low Chip Shots

This is the best sunscreen for golfers, and I'm not kidding

As I drove home from my dermatologist's office, I felt more than slightly annoyed. Slicing two bumps from the side of my nose had taken the doctor roughly eleven seconds, from Novocain to Band-Aid, yet had cost me more than a thousand dollars. With five minutes of instruction, I figured, I could …

Small Space Sharing: 9 Smart Tips for Squeezing into a Small Home With Someone Else

Whether you're sharing a studio or seriously small one-bedroom with a partner or making a tiny two bedroom work with a roommate, sharing a <i>small space</i> …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

War

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Biology
Android News

A pilot explains why it’s time to get over your fear of turbulence

Turbulence: spiller of coffee, jostler of luggage, filler of barf bags, rattler of nerves. But is it a crasher of planes? Judging by the reactions of many airline passengers, one would assume so; turbulence is far and away the number one concern of anxious passengers. Intuitively, this makes sense. …

Boston

Don’t toss that old Android: Turn it into a Chromecast receiver!

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Robert Fruehauf/Shutterstock<p>For its $35 price tag, Google’s Chromecast is already fairly inexpensive. Still, you might …

Chromecast

Did You Choose the Wrong Paint Color?

Choosing paint color could be near the top any list of stressors. With good intentions and hours of decorating shows on TV, you somehow have managed …

Paint Finishes: What to Choose From, When to Use Them

When picking a paint, the hue certainly stands out as the main consideration. But once you've got a color, there's still that pesky question of …

How to Make the Most of Your Slow Cooker

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Your weeknights just got infinitely better.</i> <i>Stay tuned for our collection all about slow cooking on Provisions this Thursday!</i><p>Weeknights weren’t made for …

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Tangy Teriyaki Salmon + Pad Thai Redux

<i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Weight Watchers, who celebrate gathering together around the table to enjoy wholesome, beautiful food.</i><p>For dinner tonight, let's savor the flavors of the globe without hopping on a flight (unless you can -- in which case, take us with you). This menu …

Bok Choy

6 Mouth-Watering Cheeseburger Recipes You Can't Swiss Out On

Swiss, blue cheese, Monterey Jack— it all tastes so much better when melted over a giant, juicy burger cooked on your very own home grill.<p>In honor of …

Cooking

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Happiness

37 Roast Chicken Recipes to Learn, Make, and Master

A good roast chicken is one of the most important recipes you can master—here are some of our favorite versions of the classic.

Cooking