Justin Kennedy

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These New "Smart Sheets" Will Forever Change How You Make Your Bed

Your morning routine just got a whole lot easier.<p>We all tend to toss and turn in our sleep, which only ends up creating a tangled mess of our flat sheets by dawn. So if you've spent countless mornings struggling to smooth out the sheets that inevitably end up in a ball at the foot of the bed, …

Oregon shooting: Chilling audio dispatch of police response leaked as sheriff confirms UCC shooter is dead

Audio of a police dispatcher describing how "somebody is outside one of the doors shooting through the doors" is leaked, as Sheriff confirms the 26-year-old gunman was killed during an exchange of gunfire with police<p>A 26-year-old who gunned down several people at a community college in the US state …

How Much Weight Should I Lift?

“How much weight should I lift?”<p>It’s one of the questions trainers (and we) hear most from those looking to shape and strengthen their bodies via …

4 Creative (and Easy!) Back-to-School Breakfasts You'll Want to Eat All Year Long

You're so busy packing back-to-school lunches, you almost forgot about breakfast! Never fear, these four recipes are fast, nutritious, and kid-friendly.<p>This time of year, we spend a lot of time planning and packing back-to-school lunches, but a solid breakfast is just as important. Too often, …

10 Fabulous Furniture Hacks: See How We Cinderella'ed Some Boring Cabinets, a Bottomless Chair, and More

So the table you bought last year turned out not to be The One. Or the "adorably worn" cabinet you found at a flea market seemed like a less of a steal once you got it home. Not to worry: With new hardware, fresh paint, and other adjustments, almost any piece of furniture can be customized to fit …

Hacking

7 Tips for Organizing Your Most Clutter-Prone Spots

Clutter happens. Maybe you’ve been crazy busy at work and don’t have time to clean when you get home. Or perhaps you’re traveling every weekend and feel like you’re living out of a suitcase. Or maybe you’re just kind of a messy person. It’s ok. We’re here to help. We’ve gathered the seven most …

9 abilities us Irish have over everyone else (and one we suck at)

1. Having the craic<p>We do know how to enjoy ourselves. You have to when you’re from a rainy island off the west coast of Europe. Either that or we’d …

New Zealand

Woman drinks an entire £120 bottle of cognac at airport security because liquids aren't allowed in hand luggage

The woman in her 40s, known only as Ms Zhao, was banned from flying afterwards for being too drunk<p>A woman was stopped at Beijing Capital International Airport for trying to carry a bottle of cognac worth £120 on the plane. Faced with either having to throw the whole bottle away or drinking the …

10 apps that should be core smartphone features

So I trawled the hundreds of apps I’ve installed, and compiled a “top 10” of the ones I feel wouldn’t look out-of-place integrated into a phone’s inner workings.<p>It’s worth noting here that these aren’t necessarily the best built or designed apps out there — it’s more about the core functionality. …

How I Got My Body: Nick Jonas

Two different gigs required two different physiques from the entertainer. Here's how the 22-year-old bulked up, then toned it down.<p>"I had about six …

6 Gifts That Will Totally Impress The Travelers On Your List

There are plenty of items to give the travel-obsessed loved one in your life this holiday season. There are those gadgets and gizmos that can make their journeys that much more comfortable, such as the Napwrap or the Knee Defender. Then you've got those items that will streamline their travels, …

How to Stop Throwing Away Food (and Money)

I feel like a criminal every time I open my refrigerator and see wilted lettuce or old limp celery, or cilantro that turned to a slimy mush in the …

Gardening

How to clean mirrors – Cleaning mirrors – Cleaner for mirrors

Keeping mirrors sparklingly clean seems like a hassle, but it’s not that difficult to keep those surfaces shining. Follow our guide on how to clean …

Cleaning

10 Awesome Tips For Using Vinegar Around The House

I always knew that vinegar could be used for cleaning, but here are 10 awesome uses for vinegar that I totally love. Vinegar is less expensive and …

5 Underrated Cleaning Items You Shouldn't Skip

Make sure your arsenal is fully stocked.<p>Cleaning is a simple fact of life, and anything that helps us get the job done faster is welcome. We spoke with Sandy Hausner, a veteran at Crate & Barrel who helped develop their cleaning and organizing lines, to share which oft-forgetton staples are …

Cleaning

How to Clean Leather Furniture

Leather is a surprisingly durable, easy-care upholstery material, but it does require occasional cleaning and triage. If your leather furniture is …

Cleaning

How to Clean Baseboards

It's not a glamorous task, but cleaning the baseboards goes a long way toward making a room look tidy and dust-free. Follow our suggestions for …

Let's Do This: Clean & Organize Your Fridge

Another weekend on the horizon, another Apartment Therapy Weekend Project! And, another opportunity to complete a small task that will significantly …

10 Clever Closet-Organizing DIY Projects

My closet has descended into total chaos. Lazy summer weekends usually end in a mess of tank tops and shorts on the floor, and as the nights get …

6 Tricks to Help You Bust Out of a Weight-Loss Plateau

Willpower circling the drain? Here's how to get a stubborn scale moving again.<p>It pretty much happens to every dieter. You start off eating super healthy and sticking to your gym sessions, and as a result the weight steadily peels off. Then one day, the scale won’t budge. Reaching a plateau like …

Weight Loss

One of iOS's niftiest features is the ability to monitor what apps are draining your battery.

iOS

Travelers addicted to mobile screens seek better travel app experience

Southwest Airlines, Choice Hotels and Marriott have the best travel apps and mobile websites, according to the Mobile Satisfaction Index: Travel …