Kris Duncombe

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The 10 Skills That Will Get You Hired In 2013

The experts agree: anyone can take a course in C++, but it’s not going to land you the job. The most in-demand jobs for the new year might be rooted in the booming computer industry, but it’s not only technical and programming chops that prospective hires should be showcasing.<p>“The most sought-after …

10 Incredibly Simple Things You Should Be Doing To Protect Your Privacy

Over the weekend, I wound up at Washington, D.C.’s Trapeze School with a group of friends. Before one of them headed up a ladder to attempt a somersault landing from the trapeze bar, she handed me her phone and asked me to take photos. “What’s the password?” I asked. “I don’t use one,” she replied. …

Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches<p>Sayonara, situps! Kick your abs workout into overdrive by trying one of these killer tummy-toning moves.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that …

Important Things You MUST Know Before Ordering Fish

If, when you go out for dinner, you like to order fish (and there are lots of good-health reasons to do so!), you're going to want to pay attention to this.<p><i>Prevention</i> revealed that a recent study found that 55 percent of fish from sushi restaurants in California were mislabeled as the wrong …

Spectacular Day and Night Composite Shots of Major Cities

<i>Day to Night</i> is a spectacular ongoing series by fine art photographer Stephen Wilkes featuring urban landscapes that transcend the confines of time by presenting day and night shots of iconic cityscapes in one image. Using up to 1,500 images from a 15-hour shoot day (from sunrise to sunset), Wilkes …

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5 Delicious (and Healthy!) Iced Tea Combinations

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How to Use Bleach to Make Your Own Custom T-Shirts

Summer style is all about the t-shirt. Actually, style all year round is pretty t-shirt-friendly, but few things beat a lazy Saturday spent in cutoffs, your favorite tee, and a pair of flip flops. But who says that classic tee has to be plain? Using a bit of bleach, water, and a few basic DIY …

How-To: Strawberry Margarita Jell-o Shots

If you’re the kind of person who likes your strawberries with Jell-O, tequila, limes, and salt, then this is the tutorial for you (or if you’re the kind of person who just likes your Jell-O shots in sweet, little, edible vessels, then this tutorial is also for you).<p><b>More:</b><p>MAKE | How-To: Caramel Apple …

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Make Easy Color Blocked Petit Fours With Only 5 Ingredients!

Want an easy way to pep up your next party with a pop of color? Well look no further, we have the perfect recipe for you. Using only poundcake, easy-to-make icing, and sprinkles, you can create super cute and trendy petit fours. Keep reading for the instructions. And don’t forget to check out our …

Summer Books: 15 New Releases To Put On Your Reading List

These 15 new books for May include stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a memoir from a 6'7" librarian struggling with Tourette's syndrome, a hilarious novel of a young man's job as a bird tracker and more.

Vagina Facts: 10 Things You May Not Know About Lady Parts

<i>By Corrie Pikul</i><p>This area is gorgeously complicated and full of surprises. Here are just a few.<p>1. <b>During arousal, your lady parts act like his man parts.</b> You know about the clitoris "joy button" becoming more, um, button-y, but you may not be aware that the labia minora also contain erectile tissue …

4 Healthy, Low-Calorie, Yummy Chicken Recipes From Hilah Cooking

Ready for some easy-to-cook, yummy, healthy, must-eat-now chicken recipes? Sure!<p>These delectable yumminesses are courtesy of cookbook author Hilah Johnson of <i>Hilah Cooking</i>. With her partner, Christopher Sharpe, she produces two how-to videos a week, focusing on simple recipes with a Texas …

The 10 Easiest Pasta Meals Ever

Make any of these tasty (and healthy!) pasta recipes in less than 30 minutes!

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Keepin' the bugs away...naturally

I enjoy all four seasons, they each have some pros, each have some cons. I think we can all agree that a huge con that comes with summer are those …

What's in the Bag: Summer Essentials

Handbag essentials for every summer soirée<p>Whether you will be dining al fresco on the beach, dancing your heart out at the next music festival, or sipping champagne at a girlfriend's wedding, we've rounded up the handbag essentials you may need for each occasion.

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30 Dresses For Your Next Summer Soirée

30 of the season's chicest dresses

The Do-Anywhere Workout

Gabriel Valencia, founder of NYC's Focus Fitness and trainer to some of Manhattan's busiest power players, shares an office, home, or hotel-room regimen that burns about 100 calories in 20 minutes.<p><b>60 seconds</b>: Sprints up and down a flight of stairs, two steps at a time if you can.<p><b>60 seconds</b>: High …

24 Science Experiments Your Kids Will Love

Every kid is for rainbows, explosions, or rainbow explosions.

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30 Cool DIY Kitchen Hacks

From organization ideas to simple storage tricks, this Buzzfeed article featuring 30 awesome DIY kitchen hacks is incredibly useful, even if it only …

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Roundup: 15 DIY Office Storage and Organization Ideas

Raise your hand if your home office or workspace could use some help in the storage and organization departments! That's everyone, right? Check out …

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Make Your Own Drink Stir Sticks - Celebrations at Home

Shares 113<p><b>Make your own drink stir sticks</b> with this easy DIY. Create an array of one-of-a-kind accents for your cocktail glass!<p>As I always say, it’s …

11 Fantastic Ideas for DIY Jewelry Organizers

Spring is officially here and you know what that means: time to break out the brightly-colored attire and its corresponding bling! If you’re anything …

Types of Yoga: The Best One for You

But also like sex, the endless options mean you never have to settle for a lackluster session or the same variety every week. After all, sometimes you want it fast, other times slow, sometimes you want a lot of talking, sometimes you want silence. Here, we help you find the right practice for your …

101 Greatest Running Tips

It can be tough to stay motivated—especially when you're tired or the weather sucks. But we've got 101 reasons why you can't quit—from our friends at Runner's World<p>"Stop fighting it!" That's what a fellow marathoner yelled at me years ago in the middle of a very windy out-and-back marathon. "Don't …

How to Squash Late-Night Cravings

While it’s not clear why this happens, the researchers have a theory. “From an evolutionary perspective, it sort of makes sense,” says senior study author Steven Shea, PhD, director of the Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology at Oregon Health & Science University. When …

The 20 Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make In Your 20s

Your 20s compose undoubtedly the most pivotal time in your life. While there are plenty of temptations and distractions, the decisions you make here …

Handmade Mother's Day Gift Ideas (PHOTOS)

<i>From Earth911's Mary Mazzoni:</i><p>Skip the mall for Mother’s Day this year and give mom something from the heart. For a bit of reuse inspiration to get you going, we gathered up 12 eco-friendly ideas that are sure to bring a smile to her face.

20 Ways to Make Your Wedding Unique

Our all-time favorite ways to inject the wedding with a shot of personality. Come see!<p><b>1. Choose barware that fits your theme</b><p>Serving hard lemonade in Mason jars at an outdoor country wedding adds charm to the cocktail hour. Jars, Candle Soylutions; candlesoylutions.com. Straws, Party City; …