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The 2017 Women in TV Power List

We rounded up some of the most influential women in television and posed the big question: What are they doing to make the screen (and the world) more hospitable to women and girls? (Hint: A lot!)<p><b>This article originally appeared in the February 2017 issue of ELLE.</b><p>BONNIE HAMMER | CHAIRMAN, NBC …

The 50 Most Scenic Drives Across the Country

When you want to hit the open road, here's where to set your GPS.<p>Here are 50 drives—one in every state—where you'll lose yourself in the surroundings, stumble upon the unexpected, and possibly blank on where you're ultimately headed. Do final destinations really matter?

8 best moves to target arm fat

One of the unfair aspects of aging is your muscles tend to turn to noodles. Plus, the hormone changes waiting for you in perimenopause and menopause will encourage your body to pack on pounds. That's why strength training is so crucial for women over 40. You can minimize or even banish the …

How to Declutter Your Home, 20-Minutes at a Time

We all know the old saying that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step – and the same principle can be applied if you want to …

Minimalism

9 Smart Ways to Organize your Kitchen

Here are some helpful tips to help you organize your kitchen as you may find that food tends to get lost just like socks in a house full of little …

Cleaning

Exercise Smart: How to reach your target heart rate

Despite our claims otherwise, a lot of us don’t exercise to improve the function of the most important muscle in the body: the heart.

Five Time-Management Tips To Lower Your Stress

Time management techniques let you get more done at home and at work, but I like them for another reason. When you have a handle on your day and you know that you’re doing exactly what you should be doing nearly all the time, that knowledge also lowers your stress level!<p>Here are five …

10 Daily Motivational Habits Of Highly Organized People

Image Source: Ask<p>Organized people are often way too successful than the ones who love clutter. The logic is simple, they don’t waste their time or …

17 Healthy Ways to Lose Weight Fast

No crash diets allowed.<p>Sustainable weight loss doesn't happen overnight (and if it does, it's probably self-destructive). But if you're anxious to lose weight for a legit reason, follow these painless tips to improve your diet, streamline your workouts, and shed weight *the healthy way*.<p><b>1. Pregame</b> …

Nutrition

20 easy ways to keep your fridge clean and organized

Tired of your fridge being a messy den of unidentifiable leftovers, condiment containers and spills that someone forgot to clean up? These tips will keep the fridge organized and food fresher, longer.<p>Updated:4 October 2017 Caption:Alina Bradford<p>Hit up your local dollar store for inexpensive, …

7 Counterintuitive Tips For Beating Procrastination

From taking more breaks to shifting your focus away from the task at hand, these tips can help you finally get started.<p>Dr. Joseph Ferrari, a psychologist at DePaul University in Chicago and an expert on procrastination, estimates that 20% of Americans are chronic procrastinators. “They delay at …

16 IKEA Hacks That Will Help You Organize Your Entire Life

From your bedroom to your kitchen to your car.<p>Even though most homes have a few key trouble spots (hello, messy closet), it's safe to say every room could benefit from some extra organization. Lucky for you, these IKEA hacks offer just that: Affordable and genius solutions to everyday home issues.

Why veteran teachers aren't surprised young people are shunning the profession

Judging from my email, a lot of California public school teachers are demoralized and questioning their career choices.<p>They're not at all surprised that fewer and fewer college students are going into teaching.<p>My column last week about a growing teacher shortage triggered a barrage of responses. …

Education

At $65, The Misen Chef's Knife is the Holy Grail of Knives

I'm not supposed to be writing this week. I have much too much to think about with my book just released and a tour coming up, but I was so excited about this that I couldn't *not* write about it.<p>A few days ago, I got a knife in the mail. This, in itself, is nothing unusual. People send me new …

The Honeymoon Is Over: Justin Theroux Jets Back to L.A. After Tropical Getaway with Jennifer Aniston – See His Wedding Ring

<i>Meet Mr. and Mrs. Theroux! Get an inside look at the top-secret, ultra-romantic A-list celebration and honeymoon. Subscribe now for all the details</i> …

2015 NFL Predictions: Fantasy Studs and Duds at Every Position

The NFL preseason has begun, which means that fantasy league drafts are shifting into high gear. Chances are at this point you've completed a mock draft or two and are in the process of ranking your players.<p>Some players are just a great investment, while others immediately have red flags. We'll …

5 best gadgets I've purchased recently | ZDNet

Surface 3 with Type Cover<p>The best purchase I’ve made is the most recent. The Surface 3 and Type Cover are fantastic gadgets, and I count them as one …

7 Great Shows to Binge-Watch During the Dog Days of Summer

You have just enough time to catch up before Season 2.<p>We’re in an unusually dead time, TV-wise. With most networks letting go of the traditional September–May schedule, we’ve quickly grown used to new television shows coming at us almost every week of the year—except for now, in the dog days of …

Buy a Cheap Bottle of Booze and Infuse Your Own Flavored Vodka Immediately

Homemade infused vodka: So much easier than you think!<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow may work on the internet, but when it comes to cooking, she prefers to keep it old-school. From making her own butter (seriously) to grinding her coffee beans by hand, Bilow’s all about doing things the slow</i> …

Articles about 5 creative modern porches and decks on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>A Vancouver design studio created in collaboration with Battersby Howat Architects.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>When David Rockwell, Founder and …

Prefab Homes