Sharon Kachinski

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29 Bite-Size Apps That Prove Everything Is Better Smaller

We are sort of obsessed with bite-size foods. First of all, you can try a little bit of everything. Secondly, they’re the easiest way to feed a …

Cooking

This is the free online course Bill Gates thinks everyone should take

We know Bill Gates has a stellar list of books for you to read but he is not done making recommendations. In a recent post on his blog he praised …

Bill Gates

How to hear (and delete) every conversation your Amazon Alexa has recorded

Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are designed to learn more about you as they listen, and part of doing so is to record conversations you’ve had with them to learn your tone of voice, prompts, and requests. Recently, this feature-not-a-bug has landed Amazon in a string of …

Smart Homes

Installing a French Drain: Fix Your Flooding Problem With This DIY Project

If your basement floods or water pools on your patio, installing a French drain is one inexpensive way to solve the problem.<p>It's easy to assume that …

8 tricky Samsung Galaxy S8 problems, and what to do about them

There’s little doubt that the eye-catching curves, raw power, and tempting features of the Samsung Galaxy S8 have proved popular. It’s an excellent …

Android News

Easy Almond Banana Blondies [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes

15 Clever Items to Organize Your Kitchen

Picture this: You’re in the kitchen cooking, but pulling out everything you need leads to everything tumbling out onto the floor. Sound familiar? So …

Avengers: Infinity War stars assemble for epic Marvel-themed Brady Bunch parody

The Avengers really are one big, happy family.<p>On <i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i>, the cast of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> proved they were Earth’s …

How to Make an Emergency Preparedness Kit

An emergency can hit your home at any time — whether it be a citywide natural disaster, or an isolated crisis such as a house flood or fire. And …

These Are America's 100 Favorite Books of All Time, According to Data

A battle between 100 much-loved novels. At the end, only one will prevail.<p>There's one simple and surefire way to get smarter: Read more books. Many of the most respected entrepreneurs--from Bill Gates to Elon Musk--are voracious readers.<p>Take a page out of one CEO's book, and you can find a way to …

How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

20 Insanely Cool Gifts to Nab for $10 or Less on Amazon

Finding a gift on a budget can be tricky. Outside of a reasonably priced bottle of wine (which, let’s face it, requires little to no thought), your options can seem… limited, at best. As it turns out, there’s at least one retailer that’s stocked with quite a selection of budget-friendly finds, …

Shopping

30 Cleaning Products That'll Give You Immediate Results

Responsibilities are hard: these stain removers, carpet cleaners, and powerful sponges make cleaning go by FAST.<p><b>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 are accurate</b> …

Weight Watchers adds chicken, yogurt, corn, more to its "eat as much as you want" list

Dieters expect to eat foods like celery and sugar-free gelatin in unlimited quantities. But now they can throw in fish, skinless chicken breast and non-fat yogurt, too.<p>Weight Watchers, the preeminent weight-loss plan in the U.S., announced Monday that it's adding more than 200 items to its list of …

The 100 best holiday gifts under $25

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>This air plant in an amethyst crystal will look beautiful sitting on your desk or windowsill. Etsy<p>It can be hard to find the perfect gifts …

31 Thoughtful Personalized Or Custom Gifts You Can Get On Amazon

Make it all about them — literally.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

17 Super Simple Thanksgiving Recipes For Feasting With Your Friends

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Cheese Dreams Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°. Beat cheese and butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until blended. Beat in heavy cream and next 5 …

Neiman Marcus Blondies

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 box yellow cake mix<br>3 eggs<br>8 oz. cream cheese, softened<br>1 stick butter, melted<br>4 cups powdered sugar<p><b>Steps</b><p>Preheat oven to 300 F.<p>Spray a 9×13” …

WATCH: How To Make a Party Tray Like Ree Drummond for the Holidays

Ree Drummond—AKA, The Pioneer Woman—knows a thing or two about throwing together a cheese board. We can’t say were surprised, seeing how she knows …

34 Things That'll Actually Make You Want To Organize Everything

Finally get your life in order... as painlessly as possible.<p><i>Reviews here have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Preparing Your Home for a Disaster

Disaster, even one experienced through a television screen, has a way of sharpening the mind. And the recent cascade of hurricanes, forest fires and earthquakes has reminded many Americans, including those thousands of miles from danger, that there is no time like the present to think about all the …

23 Spine Chilling Documentaries To Watch In October That'll Make This The Scariest Halloween Ever

October is nearly here, which means colder weather, pumpkin spice lattes, and the spookiest day of the year: Halloween. Many people like to celebrate …

Horror

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Chicken Alouette Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Unfold pastry sheets, and roll each sheet into a 14- x 12-inch rectangle on a lightly floured surface. Cut one sheet into four 7- …

6 tell-tale signs that your diet doesn’t have enough protein

Our bodies need protein for pretty much everything. It’s the building block of all the cells in our bodies—skin, muscles, bones, cartilage, hair, you …

Krispy Kreme's OG Doughnuts Are Getting A Chocolate Glaze For A Limited Time

The next total solar eclipse, which happens every 18 months, is just around the corner, and Krispy Kreme is celebrating by doing something much more …

Banana bread recipe almost as old as Canada

Banana cake, banana bread, banana loaf — whatever you call it, a good banana bread recipe is a staple in many Canadian kitchens. And, some of the …

Bianca Lasagna with Pesto

In a mixing bowl, combined the asiago, mozzarella and Parmesan. In a separate medium bowl, combine the ricotta and egg. In a medium saucepan, melt …