Tara G. LaRoche

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The Best Time to Buy an International Plane Ticket, Based on 1 Million Airfares

Last weekend we shared the results of CheapAir.com’s 2018 Airfare study. In the study it looked at 917 million different airfares and made some …

Flying

This Website Is for Anyone Whose Goal in Life Is to Be on HGTV

Sign us up.<p>Chances are, on more than one occasion, you've found yourself binge watching <i>Fixer Upper</i>, <i>Property Brothers</i> or one of HGTV's other addictive shows. Been there, done that. Which is why we also know it's impossible not to feel the <i>tiniest</i> bit jealous of the homeowners on these programs who …

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

Entertainment

Just How Bad for You Are the New Girl Scout Cupcake and Brownie Mixes? | Women's Health

Before you preheat your oven and get to mixin’, let’s break down the differences per serving, nutritionally.<p><b>Girl Scouts Thin Mints cookies</b> (serving size: 4 cookies): 160 calories, 7 g of fat, 11 g of sugar, 105 mg sodium<p><b>Pillsbury Thin Mints brownies</b> (serving size: 1 brownie): 130 calories, 2.5 g of …

Dessert

Turn Your Closet into a Home Office - Quiet Corner

Turn Your Closet into a Home Office – Tips<p>If you are trying to determine how to bring a home office into your space, and there just isn’t enough free …

6 Ways to Revive a Nearly Dead Houseplant

Don't give up hope just yet!<p>Nothing livens up a room more than the green leaves and colorful petals of a houseplant. But anyone who's owned one also knows that it's seriously depressing watching said plant shrink, turn brown, and die a slow painful death. Before you give up, try these tricks that …

Have You Been Reading Your Horoscope the Wrong Way All These Years?

Reading one's horoscope is extremely popular. Approximately 70% of people read their horoscope every day.<p>You may be one of those people who wakes up in the morning, pours a hot cup of coffee, opens the newspaper and reads your daily horoscope to see what the future holds for you that day.<p>People …

Astrology

3 DIY Headboards That Totally Transform a Bedroom

These projects are an excuse to try something a bit adventurous. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.<p>A unique and luxurious-looking headboard can instantly make over a space. Our home team shares three suprisingly easy ways to craft your own (in as little as one hour!) plus …

Home Decorating

Reuse & Recycle: 10 DIY Projects Using Old T-Shirts

Neon Coil Bowls, DIY from The Red Thread<p>Have a bunch of old t-shirts that you are not quite ready to get rid of, but haven't worn in some time? Try …

Crafting

Caffeine overdose is very real: See if you’re drinking too much coffee

According to the Mayo Clinic, 400 mg of caffeine is our daily limit. Find out if you’re putting your health at risk<p>Americans drink a lot of coffee. In fact, the U.S. has the highest coffee consumption in the world, followed by the world's leading coffee producer, Brazil. Recent data show that …

Coffee

Nov. 11: Your daily horoscope

<b>IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY</b><p>A new moon on your birthday, backed up by Jupiter, planet of good fortune, means the next 12 months should be truly special. Whatever your highest ideal in life may be now is the time to get serious about it. You CAN turn your dream into reality.<p><b>ARIES (March 21 - April …

Astrology

Top Five, Lowest Priced Airfares Today

Blog by Anne Z. Cooke<p>Photos courtesy of SteveHaggerty/ColorWorld<p>Have you seen some of the rock-bottom airfares posted on websites lately? If you list your email with one or more airlines, they'll send you members-only discounts, ticket fares so low they make your head spin. Chances are you'll have …

Travel Deals

Inside the super-luxury London flats that have 'pizza lifts' in the bedrooms

But indoor swimming pools, personal cinemas, bars and clubs set inside homes are becoming pretty ordinary.<p>Sometimes it's just about taking it to the next level.<p>Business Insider got to take a look into one of the latest set of flats for super-rich, which sold for a total £16.5 million.<p>And the added …

England

State solar users would lose savings if proposal is OKd; SolarCity describes 'catastrophic' future

Tired of growing electricity bills, Miguel Espinoza decided to turn to the sun, rather than the grid, for power.<p>The Inglewood resident signed in March with solar leasing giant SolarCity to fix his electric bills at $130 a month — down from the $250 to $300 he had been paying.<p>Those savings, however, …

Apply to live in Manhattan's first micro apartments for as low as $950 a month

1/9<p>My Micro NY apartments<p>It looks like former mayor Mike Bloomberg's legacy is still going strong within the NYC rental market. His much-anticipated, …

10 Mind-Blowing Travel Destinations for Adventure Junkies and Thrill Seekers

Senior Entrepreneurship Writer at CNBC<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have already been to Italy, maybe even twice. You’ve gone to Florida more times than you can count.<p>You live big, you work crazy hard and you take risks. You are ready for a vacation that matches …

National Parks

Relatively Modest Facade Unveiling Sumptuous Interiors: Bellino Drive Residence

Located in Pacific Palisades, California, <b>Bellino Drive Residence</b> by <b>Mayes Office</b> is an example of a contemporary home with a high dose of originality. …

Architecture

11 Things You Need to Ban From Your Kitchen

It might be hard (R.I.P. cookie jar), but you'll thank us later.<p>Kitchens are the heart of the home, and just like with your blood-pumping organ, it's important to keep it clean and healthy. These sneaky things may be spreading germs, adding stress, or causing you to overeat. Ditch 'em today.<p>1. …

Shock Galaxy S6 Leak Reveals Massive Samsung U-Turn

It isn’t just consumers who get nervous near major handset launches, stress levels at the major manufacturers go through the roof. And it appears patience at Samsung over perhaps the most important part of the Galaxy S6 has snapped.<p>Bloomberg reports Samsung has decided to drop Qualcomm’s next …

Phones

8 Ways to Decorate with Stripes

This pattern never goes out of style.<p>Stripes never go out of style. How to incorporate this classic and popular pattern into your decor.

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

A Scientific Miracle: Theories of Mary's Virgin Birth

<i>Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. - Matthew 1:18</i><p>Merry Christmas, scientists! It's that time of year again when all rational human beings shake our …

13 Secrets to Long, Thick, Shiny Hair

We all want a mane of soft, silky, touchable locks. But the reality is that hair grows only about a half inch per month. Want to jump-start the process? Read on for insider tips to stop hair's biggest enemy — breakage — and keep strands strong.<p>START IN THE SHOWER<p><b>Go sulfate free.</b> Overwashing can dry …

School Lunch: A Short Shopping List for a Week's Worth of Brown Bag Meals

What you should have in the pantry or refrigerator: extra-virgin olive oil, butter, Parmesan, mayonnaise, mustard, vinegar, onions, garlic, pasta, and sliced bread<p>What you need to buy:<p>Apples<p>Broccoli<p>Carrots<p>Lemons<p>Parsley<p>Turkey breast (fresh-cooked)<p>Canned white beans<p>Eggs<p>Cheddar<p>Tortillas

A Warm, Modern Hideaway For Tasmanian Sheep Shearers

Barns are big in modern design these days–do a search for the word on Co.Design alone and you’ll pull up a wealth of conversions, reinterpretations, and adaptive reuses of the traditional rural icon. On North Bruny Island, just off Tasmania, architect John Wardle (of his eponymous Melbourne-based …

Architecture

Trust in science would be improved by study pre-registration

In an ideal world, scientific discoveries would be independent of what scientists <i>wanted</i> to discover. A good researcher would begin with an idea, …

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