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10 “Notes to Self” that Will Stop You from Taking Things Personally

Let’s start off with a simple question:<i>Why do we always take things so personally?</i>There are admittedly quite a few viable and valid answers to …

27 Healthy, Tasty Foods Dietitians Always Keep Stocked in Their Kitchen

Navigating the grocery store can be overwhelming. Between navigating the aisles and picking out produce, it's hard to determine what you should spend your money on and where you should save. Fortunately, these dietitians have made it easier by revealing what they always have on hand. Spoiler alert: …

One of America’s least-favorite candies is suddenly its most sought after. Here’s why.

Word that the country’s oldest continuously operating candy company might shut down has people suddenly hoarding Necco Wafers, despite the candy’s unpopularity among, well, almost everyone.<p>The chalky candy’s flavors (chocolate, licorice, wintergreen) have been described as “tropical drywall” and …

War

21 Of The Best Dog Beds You Can Get On Amazon

An elevated sleeping cot, orthopedic mattress for aging arthritic pups, cozy burrowing bed, sleek sleeper sofas, waterproof puppy pad, humorous cartoon bedding, plush car bed with seat belt, and more of the best and most popular dog beds on Amazon that'll encourage your K9 to cat-nap.<p><b>We hope you</b> …

Hear Derek Smalls Tell All: Spinal Tap's Hilarious Secret History

In a recent episode of Rolling Stone Music Now, Spinal Tap bassist Derek Smalls sat down with host Brian Hiatt for a no-holds-barred, unforgettable …

Drums

How to Make a Georgian Cheese Boat (Khatchapuri) | The Nosher

I first fell in love with adjaruli khatchapuri, also known as Georgian cheese bread or cheese boat, at Marani Restaurant in Queens, NY. This …

Your Blood Type Holds a Lot of Information — Like What You Should Be Eating

Unlike most diets, the blood type diet was founded on the concept of personalised nutrition — eating different foods based on one's biochemical …

13 Habits For Raising Well-Adjusted Kids

I keep seeing posts about “entitled kids” making the rounds lately. In fact, you don’t have to look hard before you see things written about how …

The Timeless Myth of Medusa, a Rape Victim Turned Into a Monster

Since Ancient Greece, the snake-haired Gorgon has been a sexualized symbol of women's rage.<p>Hanging on the esteemed walls of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, there is a painting by Caravaggio depicting a feminine creature with slithering locks. Its subject is so majestic and terrifying that the 16th …

The fascinating history behind 11 common superstitions

Even if you consider yourself a die-hard skeptic, you've probably heard of one or two superstitions in your time — and perhaps even indulged in an occasional good luck ritual of your own.<p>The most common superstitions didn't just materialize out of nowhere. The surprising origins behind some of the …

Ancient History

5 Common Foods You're Cooking the Wrong Way — And How to Fix Them

You might not call yourself a fancy chef, but you probably consider yourself pretty good in the kitchen after years of experience. So you may freak …

Food

Whole30 Breakfast Treats You Will Be Excited to Wake Up For

Figuring out what to eat first thing in the morning when you're not quite awake can be so hard. And doing that on a diet, especially one as restrictive as Whole30, can be even worse.<p>However, there are so many great things you can eat for breakfast on the Whole30 diet that will definitely make you …

Healthy Eating

Forty years photographing Bruce Springsteen – in pictures

Frank Stefanko has collaborated with Bruce Springsteen for four decades, producing the classic covers for Darkness on the Edge of Town and The River. His new limited-edition book, Bruce Springsteen: Further Up the Road, features his earliest pictures of the Boss, along with previously unseen …

Bruce Springsteen

12 Cinnamon Roll Recipes to Spice Up Brunch

What pairs better with a steamy cup of coffee than a sweet and delectable cinnamon roll? Not much, friends. Tie on your apron, because we’ve got 12 mouthwatering recipes that will have you running to the kitchen immediately.<p><b>1. Healthy Cinnamon Roll Cake:</b> These cinnamon rolls are made <i>healthy</i> with …

Breakfast

We don’t care about this entire generation of Americans, but they’re pretty used to it by now

Don’t call them Millennials. Don’t call them Gen X. Just call them already.<p>I assumed my husband was Gen X. He listens to Counting Crows, references <i>In</i> …

Macarons Are Performance Art Now

For her latest work, performance artist Marina Abramović addresses literal consumption: Ladurée is now selling macarons designed to taste like the Yugoslavian artist.<p>For <i>Marina Abramović’s Taste,</i> Ladurée collaborated with Kreëmart — an NYC-based design studio that employs sugar as its chief medium — …

Spices

16 No-Fuss Batch Dinners To Freeze For Your Future Self

Conversations regarding our future selves tend to revolve around personal finances or physical and mental health. The concept is pretty simple: What is the most realistic future you can imagine for yourself? No winning the lottery, no magically "getting fit.” Just what you’ll be if you continue …

The 4 Types of Gin and What They Even Are

London Dry? Genever? What types of gin are good for what?<p>You might drink gin all the time and consider yourself a well-adjusted, <i>very</i> happy person. Same! But after the third martini, you might start to ask yourself: what even <i>is</i> gin? And why am I ordering so many light-up hula hoops on eBay?<p>Someone, …

Wine & Spirits

How many calories you burn doing 39 popular exercises

Everything we do burns calories.<p>But have you ever wondered how your running habits compare to your friend's cycling sessions? Or how your weekend kayaking trip stacked up to a morning swim?<p>Calorie-counting isn't the best way to lose weight— for that, you're better off focusing on which foods you …

Cameron Crowe Talks to Tom Petty for First Rolling Stone Feature

<i>Excerpted from the October 19th, 1978 issue of Rolling Stone</i><p>Two rent-a-cars carrying Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers roll toward Vancouver …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Operating Systems

You'll Know You're a "Real" Adult When You Accept These 25 Truths

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Age<p>Important Life Lessons<p>You'll Know You're a "Real" Adult When You Accept These 25 Truths<p>Shares<p>I'm a firm believer in tough love. When …

Understanding Mid-Century Modern and How To Use it in Your Home

With its clean lines and eminently cool vibe, mid-century modern decor has been popular for about the last decade. The comfortable and stylish …

Furniture

Paris Lovers Unite, This City Guide Is For You

It was inevitable that I’d grow up to be a Francophile, raised as I was on croque monsieurs in a home where Burgundian wines reigned supreme and …

France

20 Hard Lessons You Need To Learn Before 30

<i>What are some of the lessons one should definitely learn in their 20s? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge,</i> …

9 Secrets Only Contractors Know

<i>This article originally appeared on Real Simple</i><p>Q: What are the most common mistakes people make when choosing a contractor?<p><b>A:</b> Number one: choosing …

I Took the 'Love Languages' Test With My Partner, and I Get Why People Swear By It

The evening seemed normal enough: My partner, Roberto, and I sat on the couch together to watch TV, as we often do after a long day. But Roberto …

7 Smart Yet Simple Ways to Handle Difficult People

This afternoon I took my son, Mac, to the community playground. As I was chatting with another parent, I looked over and saw Mac’s eyes welling up …

Teens

10 Gorgeous Perennials to Plant This Fall

This year, we're thinking ahead and planting a sea of pretty perennials (plants that regrow year after year from the same root system) in our own …

Skin Care

Scallion Pancakes with Dipping Sauce | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …