Karen Murcia

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Get rid of junk hiding in your Mac with just a single click

Spring may be coming to an end, but that doesn't mean that your spring cleaning chores are over.<p>You've purged your closet, you've deep cleaned your …

Cleaning

Here’s How To Make a Gross Cookie Sheet Look Brand New

Holiday baking shifts our cookie sheets into overdrive. Over the past few months, these trusted kitchen tools have seen it all—from spicy-sweet …

Cleaning

23 Products You Can Get At Target That People Actually Swear By

Face washes, bandeau bikini tops, stemless wine glasses, cotton sheets, and more products that Target shoppers absolutely love.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices</i> …

Shopping

25 Recipes Starring Costco Rotisserie Chicken

The beauty of rotisserie chicken from Costco is that it's cheap ($5), delicious, and extremely versatile. You can buy one at the beginning of the week and use it to make quick meals for days; it's the ultimate shortcut and meal-planning savior. Whether you want to slice the chicken up and serve …

Cooking

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

Hiking

How To Quickly Select Multiple Photos on Your iPhone or iPad Without All That Tapping

- May 14, 2018<p>If you’re selecting multiple photos in the iOS 11 Photos app in order to share them or delete them, you’re likely doing a whole lot of …

Mobile Photography

Divide and conquer your Mac photo library

<i>This post is presented by Fat Cat Software, maker of PowerPhotos.</i><p>If there’s one thing photo libraries do, it’s grow. And as they increase in size, they also become harder to organize. Duplicates creep in, folders get mixed up, and the size can easily get out of control. But a Mac app called …

24 Brilliant Home Hacks That Are Actually The Easiest

Being an adult is hard. Between working, sleeping, eating, and Netflix and chilling, where are we expected to find the time to organize our …

The 35 Best Deals at Costco

For decades, Costco has been offering its members wholesale prices on brand-name products. The first company to grow from $0 in sales to more than $3 …

42 Smart & Practical Products On Amazon That Are Worthy Of Their 5-Star Ratings

On a site like Amazon, reviews are pretty much everything. Sure, a solid description and professional pictures never hurt, but once a product picks …

Shopping

Want to become a multi-millionaire? Do these 15 things immediately

“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a …

The $1.89 Lunch Our Editor-in-Chief Swears By

I’m not one to go on about the power of The Universe, but certain things are clearly meant to be. Like meeting your best friend, or your true love—or a humble yet oddly compelling little sandwich. (Just me?)<p>I can’t with total confidence tell you how this sandwich came into my life (that Universe …

Your Search for the Ultimate Coconut Cake Stops Here

My love affair with Southern-style coconut cake happened 10 years ago — just after I moved to Atlanta, Georgia, and began working on a little TV show …

How to Build a Website, Go Viral and Develop Your Digital Brand

Here are three steps to establishing your small business's online presence.<p>8 min read<p>If you want to turn your small business into a big one, at some point you’re going to need to go digital. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, “U.S. retail ecommerce sales for the fourth quarter of 2017, adjusted …

7 Best Horchatas in the Bay Area + Recipes to Make at Home

You may have noticed that plant-based milks are insanely popular right now. Hemp, macadamia, oat, hazelnut, flax, coconut, cashew, walnut, and even …

How to Cook Carne Asada - Chowhound

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner. What does that mean? Well, for one, it means that we’re approaching the annual commemoration of the Mexican …

The Best Advice Graduates Never Get

College graduates more often than not get the same advice every year: write your resume like this, write your cover letter like so, wear this to an interview, make eye contact and give a strong handshake, be careful what you put on social media, etc. It is good, common sense advice, and it is worth …

Employment

How To Double Your Website Traffic And Rank Higher On Google In 5 Simple Steps

In 2017, 79 percent of all global desktop search traffic came from Google.<p>Most companies, whether they’re e-commerce or corporate sites, have valuable content that’s useful for users and for their customers. But if that information isn’t making it on the first few pages of Google, it’s likely it’ll …

Mobile Devices

12 Ways You Can Absolutely Make Money Online

For many people, making money online would be an absolute dream come true. If they could find a way to make money with a website or some other online venture, they could quit their job to focus on entrepreneurship, spend more time with their family, and finally take back control of their time and …

18 Great Traditional Colombian Foods

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Garlicky Parmesan Salmon Asparagus

Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 2 cloves garlic , minced<br>• 1 teaspoon lemon zest<br>• 2 tablespoons lemon juice<br>• 3/4 teaspoons salt , divided<br>• 1/2 teaspoon …

How talking more can make you better at listening — to foreign languages | College of Letters & Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The typical foreign language class spends much of its time listening to fluent speakers — a teacher or a recording — and doing other …

How Our Intermediate ELLs Taught Our Beginner ELLs About World War One Today

I’m a big advocate of creating situations where students can teach their classmates (see The Best Posts On Helping Students Teach Their Classmates — …

A Curry Paste Primer, from Red to Green and More

“So, what’s the difference between all these?” the bewildered woman asked, gesturing to a wall loaded with canned curry pastes of every color. I was at Manhattan’s Bangkok Center Grocery, a stalwart in the city for Thai cooks and those wanting to cook accurate renditions of Thai cuisine, picking up …

Essential tips, tricks, and apps to help you learn a language

Fait intéressant: Seulement 17% des Américains parlent plus d'une langue. Yep, according to a survey cited by Forbes, less than one fifth of …

Whole Grilled Onions

These delicious grilled onions make a fabulous side dish to serve with other grilled foods, and they're especially good with steaks and chops. The …

BBC Learning English - Course: The Experiment / Unit 1 / Session 32 / Activity 1

Learning English<p>Inspiring language learning since 1943<p>English Change language<p>The Grammar GameshowCourses: The Grammar Gameshow<br>• The ExperimentCourses: The Experiment<br>• News ReviewCourses: News Review<br>• Go The DistanceCourses: Go The Distance<br>• English You NeedCourses: English You Need<br>• Towards AdvancedCourses: …

BBC Learning English - Course: Towards Advanced / Unit 20 / Session 1 / Activity 1

Learning English<p>Inspiring language learning since 1943<p>English Change language<p>The Grammar GameshowCourses: The Grammar Gameshow<br>• The ExperimentCourses: The Experiment<br>• News ReviewCourses: News Review<br>• Go The DistanceCourses: Go The Distance<br>• English You NeedCourses: English You Need<br>• Towards AdvancedCourses: …

12 Dutch Oven Recipes You Need in Your Life

Cooking

The 10 Best Perennials to Plant This Spring (According to the Experts)

<i>This is the year,</i> guys—the year we get that gorgeous garden growing and become our cut bouquet-cultivating true selves. Since we need a little help …

Plants