Melissa Lanthrum Reimers

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Decorating with colour: Top 10 colours for spring 2017

<b>Thinking about updating a room in your home? Do you want to give it a new, refreshing look?</b><p>Updating your home doesn't have to be costly. If you want …

Nine lies from Donald Trump’s speech on the Orlando shooting

The day after a mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump delivered a speech many are calling his most repugnant yet.<p>In it, Trump doubled down on his proposal to ban entry of Muslims into the United States. In addition to being …

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Spirit Airline starts service from Seattle- low fares with a catch

SEATTLE -- Thursday marked Spirit Airline's inaugural flight out of Sea-Tac Airport. The ultra-low fare carrier is the first new airline to fly in to …

How to Hack Your Uber Ride

Uber and similar ride-sharing apps such as Lyft have completely upended the cab game in major cities around the world. Since a recent road trip …

Cocktails for Drinkers: Accessible, Not Even Remotely Artisanal Cocktails

The craft cocktail movement has gotten a little intense and, though <i>I’m</i> not complaining, many feel that it’s all become a bit precious with infusions, …

Book Reviews

Creamy Slow Cooker Red Curry Lentil Soup

A big thanks to Cascadian Farm for sponsoring this post! Oh my stars! Do you see that gorgeous bowl of creamy deliciousness right there? Yes, yes of …

Steve Martin, Edie Brickell perform at Broadway opening

NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway fans were treated to a surprise performance by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell at the end of their new musical, "Bright Star."<p>The cast had taken their bows to a standing ovation when part of the set was rotated to reveal Martin and Brickell to thunderous applause at the …

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Bobby Flay enjoys lunch with assistant he was accused of having an affair with before watching new girlfriend on first night of her Broadway musical

• <b>Bobby Flay was spotted getting lunch with his assistant Elyse Tirrell in New York City on Thursday afternoon</b>• <b><br>There were allegations that Flay and</b> …

Here's Ben Affleck and Jimmy Fallon Cuddling Puppies Dressed as Superheroes A.K.A. the Best Thing You'll See All Day

From now on, whenever you need to feel all warm and fuzzy, this is your go-to video: Jimmy Fallon and Ben Affleck engaging in a game of "Pup Quiz" on <i>The Tonight Show</i>.<p>In the most adorable game show in existence, the two sat back in reclining chairs while Steve Higgins challenged them with …

Maria Bello Was 'Touched' by the Outpouring of Support After Penning Memoir Addressing the 'Fluidity of Sex and Relationships'

Maria Bello has no regrets about opening up about her sexuality.<p>Although Bello, 48, admits it was “difficult” putting her feelings on paper in her …

[UPDATED] The Bride Who Sued Say Yes to the Dress Will Have Her Dress Shown on National TV Before Her Wedding

She lost her case in court Thursday, and her episode airs tonight.<p>Alexandra Godino, a 26-year-old woman getting married in May, sued <i>Say Yes to the Dress</i> for planning to air her episode before her wedding, despite what she claims was an oral agreement to hold it until after the big day (and not ruin …

Build your own Amazon Echo using a Raspberry Pi for $60

Amazon’s Echo is a nifty little gadget that’s powered by the company’s Alexa voice assistant and listens for voice commands to do things like order your groceries, update you on the weather and play your favorite tunes. The only problem is, it costs a pretty penny — $180 to be precise.<p>Thankfully, …

This $6 Piece of Aluminum Will Change the Way You Cook

Meet the simple, chef-y tool that will revolutionize your weeknight dinner.<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>Sometimes the simplest chef-y tool can …

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Best upscale cruise ship cabins for your next family sailing

If you want to kick it up a notch on your next family cruise, CruiseCompete offers some suite suggestions.<p>The cruise booking website shares its favorite cabins at sea — and they come with extra goodies like 24/7 butlers and beverage packages. The good life at sea doesn't come cheap, but isn't that …

New Flight Search Tool Reveals the Optimal Time to Buy Airline Tickets

Info is specific to the route you're flying.<p>Trying to score a cheap airline ticket is a traveler’s holy grail, but the complex and dynamic systems …

Here's Everything Inside the $232,000 Oscars Gift Bag

So much swag, even the Academy is mad about it.<p>Lavish party favors have become a customary perk for nominees at major award shows, but this year the Oscars swag bag is really out of control. This assortment of goodies for 2016 is worth upwards of $232,000—a 40 percent increase from last year's …

Lake Como

Coconut Flour Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Preheat oven to 350.<p>Use a food processor or blender to mix coconut flour, coconut oil, honey, vanilla extract, and salt.<p>Add chocolate chips and mix …

41 Tricks in PC/Internet, You didn't Know | Digital Adda

There are lots of tech hacks on the Internet, which are hidden from many users. These tweaks for computer and Internet will help you to improve your …

Middle Schoolers Made an App That Aims To Prevent Concussions

If only the NFL were so proactive.<p>Head-injury activism has trickled down. Way down.<p><i>The Daily Dot</i> reports that a group of Florida middle schoolers have created a device that's intended to detect head impact and track concussion triggers. The system works through sensors placed in the helmet, which …

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What Your Low-Fiber Diet Does to Your Health

For every salad passed over for a chicken nugget, the trillions of bacteria living in your gut go a little more ignored. It’s already clear that …

The Perfect Vodka Soda Is an Art and a Science

From the proper glassware to the right club soda, there are rules to this classic cocktail.<p><i>Bon Appétit editor in chief Adam Rapoport is particular about his cocktails. Despite seeming simple ("You've got your liquor and you've got your fizzy stuff"), there are a few very important elements to keep</i> …

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Some Actors on Grease: Live! Wore Lube as Hair Gel

Who knew?<p>Out of the countless hair products on the market right now that claim to be the best gel ever or have the ultimate shine, you would never guess the product that was actually used last night on <i>Grease: Live!</i> to create those slicked-back hairstyles. Everyone would seriously be playing the …

Broadway's School of Rock Announces Open Call for Cast Replacements

School of Rock — The Musical, which recently opened at the Winter Garden Theatre on Broadway, will hold an open casting call for replacements, …

Grammy-Winning Pentatonix Star Makes Surprise Visit at Disney Performing Arts Workshop

If you don’t believe magical things happen at Walt Disney World Resort, just ask the Lewisburg Area High School Choir.<p>The high school choir from …

Elon Musk: Powerwall version two is coming in 2016

Last year, Tesla unveiled the Powerwall: a rechargeable battery pack for the home intended to store solar energy and provide backup power when needed. Although it was only available in limited quantities, Tesla quickly racked up some 38,000 preorders and declared that the product was sold out …

Signs of food allergies may be present at birth

Some babies are born with immune cells primed to cause food allergies, a new study suggests.<p>Umbilical cord blood of Australian infants who developed …