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How To Make a Sausage and Egg Breakfast Casserole in the Slow Cooker

<b>Prepare the slow cooker:</b> Grease the bottom and sides of a 6-quart or larger slow cooker bowl with butter or cooking spray.<p><b>Whisk the eggs:</b> Crack the …

Brain’s Dumped DNA May Lead to Stress, Depression

Humans and other mammals react to stressful situations through a series of well-orchestrated evolutionary adaptations. When faced with a predator …

Mitochondrial DNA

The 31 Best Fragrances of All Time, According to Allure Editors

Every day here at Allure, our editors receive the newest perfumes from the largest fragrance houses and the smallest indie brands all before they make it to market, so we can get an exclusive look — or, sniff — at what the upcoming season’s biggest launches will be. If you think walking by a …

Fragrance

Lake Hollywood Park and Innsdale Trails via Mulholland Highway Moderate

This little-known hiking route takes you to some of the best front-facing views of the Hollywood Sign AND won’t put you into conflict with …

Hiking

The Sperm Apocalypse Is Nigh

Plummeting sperm counts have been the focus of scientific study for a few years now, coinciding with the rise of cis male infertility. In a new …

Sperm

For 15 years, my dog, Finn, was a beloved companion, hiking partner

It has been enough time now that I can finally write this column without choking up.<p>These are some of the hardest words I’ve ever written. Tears have …

The Best Trader Joe's Products Of All Time

If you've got a Trader Joe's in your neighborhood, chances are it's your go-to supermarket. It's cheap, convenient, and the snacks are unbeatable. It …

Trader Joe's

Nonfiction Book Review: The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt. Penguin, $28 (352p) ISBN 978-0-7352-2489-6

The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure<p>Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt. …

Book Reviews

How To Be A Gentleman In Your Personal And Professional Life

We live in uncivil times. From our relationships to politics and business, it seems as though the longstanding expectation of decorum has given way to our more impetuous, brutish, and petty inclinations.<p>I suppose it only makes sense. As a society, we accepted and celebrated this behavior in our …

Cigars

"I tried kegel balls to see if they'd magically enhance my sex life"

I essentially have a vagina made out of steel now.<p>Remember the infamous kegel balls scene in the Fifty Shades of Grey series? The one where Ana wears them during that fancy party at Christian's family estate?<p>After a few hours (and glasses of champagne) she's basically coming in her bespoke dress. I …

Cancer Rarely Strikes Elephants. New Clues Suggest Why.

Science & Innovation<p>The newly tested genes may be an important key to the gentle giants’ surprisingly low rates of cancer.<p>Some 30 trillion cells make you, you. Along with your many microbes, this cellular orchestra keeps your body humming along—your heart hammering, your guts gurgling, and your …

National Parks

Bendigo show attracts 3,000 dogs from around the country and the rivalry is intense

They might be good friends outside the ring, but when it comes to competing the rivalry between dog-show participants can be intense.<p>More than 3,000 …

The $90 LED Light That Destroys Shower Mold For Good

Kill up to 99 percent of germs with this next-level LED light fixture that tackles mold you can’t even see.<p>A few months ago, we wrote about a …

Cleaning

Make Creamy Garlic Chicken and Veggies in the Slow Cooker Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Banish Dry Chicken Forever with This Easy Homemade Marinade

What if I told you that all the stress of grilling could be removed with one marinade? You'd totally be making that marinade tonight, wouldn't you?

72% of Older Americans Are Sorely Misguided on Medicare

Millions of seniors depend on Medicare to cover their health-related needs during retirement. But there's a lot of confusion surrounding this crucial …

Alex Guarnaschelli's Mac and Cheese Recipe Is Out of This World

Food Network star Alex Guarnaschelli knows a thing or two about getting a delicious dinner on the table. But if you really want to wow your guests, …

9 New Books About Nature & Hiking That You Should Add To Your Summer Reading List

If you're a bookish hiker, then by now you've probably already read John Muir's entire library, as well as Henry David Thoreau's classic <i>Walden</i><i>,</i> Bill …

Get Alexa on Your Apple Watch With This App

If you want to use a voice assistant on your Apple Watch, you’ve pretty much been restricted to Siri’s dulcet tones. This week a new app brought …

20 Bathroom Cleaning Life Hacks You Need To Adapt For a Sparkling and Fragrant Space

Who doesn’t love a gorgeous bathroom flaunting a sparkling finish and a lovely fragrance? After all, it’s that little corner of your home which takes …

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Breast Cancer

Five Awesome Hikes on Cape Cod

A view from the Great Island Trail / Photo by Madeline Bilis<b>Great Island</b><b>—</b><b>Wellfleet</b><b>Distance:</b> 7.5 miles <b><br>Time:</b> 3.5 to 4 hoursCape Cod National Seashore’s …

Cape Cod

BEST RECOMMENDED HIKING APPS: TAKING YOUR HIKING TRIPS TO A NEW LEVEL

Hiking has become one the best outdoor activities in recent years and the advancement of technology has only made it a lot more accessible. The …

Meghan Markle on the $0 Anti-Aging Treatment She Loves: "I Swear It Works"

One glance at Meghan Markle tells you that the newly minted Duchess of Sussex is committed to her health. And as Birchbox reports, she isn't one to …

Lips

I Went on a Mission to Find the Perfect Texture Spray and Found 7

As a daily wearer of a wavy bob hairstyle, I don't take my texture sprays lightly. After years of attempting to master the …

Southern California

Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Will Have You Dreaming of France

Mustard is one of those condiments that can add a lot of easy flavor to your cooking. And two kinds of mustard (grainy and smooth)? Now you're …

6 slow cooker hacks that will make you a better cook

There are loads of awesome ways to use a slow cooker in your modern-day cooking. Check out these simple slow cooker recipes to start! Whether you're a newbie or a dump-and-go veteran, here are seven things to keep in mind when putting your slow cooker to work!<p>We've all been there; at least, I have. …

12 Top-Rated Hiking Trails in California

California is a hiker’s paradise, with an incredible diversity of landscapes. The nature sites are so sublime that simple descriptions only hint at …

10 Out Of This World Hiking Spots In Southern California

1) Franklin Canyon Reservoir Loop, Beverly Hills<p>Easy-peazy hiking along 15 miles of magnificent wildlife trail.<p>You’ll loop around the reservoir …

This Is the One Word I’m Trying Not to Say to My Husband

I’ve been a wife for less than two years, but so far, I can confidently say that I’m pretty good at it. I only sometimes ask my husband to watch reality television with me, and I’m only occasionally defensive. I’ve learned to cook pork chops because he likes them (even though I don’t). I don’t …