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Seriously: This Buzzy Drink Clears Acne and Flattens Your Stomach

We'd say it's a safe bet that while scrolling through Instagram, you've come across a pretty image of a yellow, frothy drink in a mug, probably in …

How to Make Creamy Soup with No Cream at All

Recipes

10 strategies to avoid raising a spoiled brat

When your kids talk back, forget to use their manners, refuse to listen, don’t pitch in, act out and act disrespectful— it takes the joy right out of parenting.<p>Not only are their unsavory behaviors frustrating in the moment, but as they continue, you probably worry about your ability to raise a …

Parents of successful kids have these 12 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Socioeconomics

The 17 best science movies and shows on Netflix will make you smarter

'Cooked' (2016)<p><i>Netflix</i><p><b>What it's about:</b> Journalist and food expert Michael Pollan explores the evolutionary history of food and its preparation in …

The best children’s books of 2016

From tales of migration and crime to wolves, bugs and the difficulty of sharing – Julia Eccleshare’s picks of the year<p><b>We Found a Hat by Jon Klassen</b> (Walker, £12.99)<p>The award-winning author of <i>I Want My Hat Back</i> tells big stories simply. He is at his glorious best in <i>We Found a Hat</i>, which, with a …

Books

An Overview of Prediabetes

Prediabetes is a major warning sign. It means that your blood sugars are high, but not high enough yet to be diagnosed with diabetes.<p>Hearing that …

Seven parenting 'tricks' to get your child to do what you want

As any parent knows, at some point (and sometimes several times a day), your child's behaviour is likely to be somewhat challenging.<p>Kids will often be stubborn, argumentative and destructive - and getting them to calm down, listen and behave with consideration can be an uphill struggle.<p>A recent …

Shop These Sources for a Simple & Rustic Industrial Vibe

Whether you're in your first apartment or have lived in many over the years, you'll likely glean a few ideas from Yamine's downtown Montreal …

Rustic

Try Fidelity's Budget Checkup

Your Results<p>Great job! Looks like your essential expenses are within the the 50% target.<p>Looks like you're spending a little too much on essential …

The best home weather stations you can buy

Home weather stations are one of those gadgets that you didn’t know you need until you own one. While they have only recently become popular, these …

Weather

Brandon Sanderson's Giant Fantasy Universe Is Coming to the Big Screen

It’s kind of surprising that it’s taken this long for us to get here, but DMG Entertainment has bought the rights to best-selling fantasy author …

How to solve 3 big macOS Sierra problems

By now, most of you are probably upgraded to macOS Sierra, which is proving be a massive home run for Apple. However, while the new Mac OS packs some great new features, it’s also got a handful of problems — ranging from strange error messages to Wi-Fi issues.<p>Check out our video below for three …

The Easy Way to Make Your House or Apartment a Smart Home

Whether it’s lighting, cleaning or temperature control, there are lots of ways to start automating your home and connecting the devices you use most frequently.<p>And, while the reality of a truly “smart home” is still a few years off as standards are worked out, more and more companies are …

10 ways to foster kindness and empathy in kids

Several kids had been targeting Beth for weeks. Beth was sweet, absent-minded, easygoing and resigned to being mistreated. Some of her fellow eighth-grade students were using social media to call her fat and stupid, and they would drop dirty tissues on her head as they passed her desk. As her …

The Pinnacle P1 headphones achieve audiophile quality for $199

2016 has been a remarkable year in the world of headphones. The very high end has been shaken up by Focal and MrSpeakers, each setting new benchmarks for dynamic sound that’s enjoyable for both discerning perfectionists and casual listeners. Then, in the more affordable realm, the second edition of …

A look inside prefab homes that are green — and gorgeous

Do you think a "prefab home" means boxy and unattractive?<p>Think again.<p>Author Sheri Koones — a pioneering voice for factory-built homes — is back with a new book that makes the case for energy efficient building that is easy on the eyes: "Prefabulous Small Houses," (The Taunton Press, $32), which …

Prefab Homes

Seven Emergency Preparedness Tips You May Not Know

It’s National Preparedness Month, which means it’s time to make sure you’re ready for whatever life throws your way. Emergency preparedness isn’t …

How to Integrate the 12 Principles of Permaculture to Design a Truly Sustainable Project

<i>The 12 principles published here are explained in detail in the book Permaculture: Principles and Pathways Beyond Sustainability, by David …

Permaculture

When it comes to parenting, be a 'gardener’, not a 'carpenter’

If permission to stop parenting sounds like the solution to surviving the rest of the summer holidays, then Alison Gopnik is your saviour. The US psychology professor and grandmother of three thinks too much “parenting” risks ruining your relationship with your children. It is also churning out a …

The Shift By Peachtree Audio

The Shift By Peachtree AudioTonality7.8Build8.6Functionality8Matchability7.8Value For Money82016-08-148Our Score“Made in Canada”. Nothing feels quite …

Audiophile

7 Lunches That Follow the Perfect Formula For Weight Loss

Are takeout lunches getting in the way of your weight-loss goals? Not sure what to eat midday? Let's break down exactly what you should be eating at lunchtime: macro expert and nutrition coach Carrie McMahon showed us recipes that don't eliminate <i>anything</i> yet still help your body lose weight.<p>"For …

This site lists all the Siri commands you'll ever need

If you rock an iPhone and don’t yet use Siri, you’re missing out: the voice-activated assistant can do a LOT of things for you without the hassle of tapping and swiping through a ton of menus. It’s also wicked cool to have your phone respond to the sound of your voice.<p>Most people know about common …

How to visit nearly every national park in one epic road trip

This month, the National Park Service marks its 100th anniversary. One of Wonkblog's favorite data scientists, a guy named Randal Olson who's a researcher at the University of Pennsylvania, decided to mark the occasion by creating a map of the shortest possible road trip through all 47 national …

National Parks

Rodale Wellness Is Now Books for Better Living - Books for Better Living

<p>Rodale Wellness has found a new home with Books for Better Living, and we’re excited to welcome you all to our community! With our health and …

The One Drink You Should Have Every Morning (It's Not Lemon Water)

For most people, the first thing they drink when they wake up is a cup of coffee. After all, it tastes great and the caffeine provides a nice buzz to …

20 Effective Tips to Lose Belly Fat (Backed by Science)

Belly fat is more than just a nuisance that makes your clothes feel tight.Fat inside the belly area is also termed visceral fat, and it is seriously …

Nutrition

Parenting No-Nos: Are You Guilty of These Missteps?

Parenting is a lifelong commitment -- and a challenging one at that. Back when I first became a mom, I remember thinking how my kids should have come with instructions, a kind of step-by-step parenting guide to follow. Parents-to-be can prepare all they want, but raising children, I discovered, is …

30 Easy Ways To Eat Healthier On A Budget

Because it really shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.<p><i>Some responses have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

The internet is causing you all these new-age 'mental disorders'

While back in the early 2000s many doubted its legitimacy, these days most would agree that internet addiction is no laughing matter.<p>As more people are sharing their frustrations with their inability to abstain from the Web, author David McCandless has decided to create Inter Mental to document all …