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This Lash Growth Product Works SO Fast It’s Selling Out At Target

Who wouldn’t want long, luscious lashes without the need for mascara or extensions? That’s every woman’s dream! Just imagine how much money you could …

Selling

I Put Ice Cubes in My Dryer Instead of Ironing My Clothes, and the Result Blew My Mind

Although I own an iron and ironing board, they've pretty much been collecting dust in my closet over the years, and I've never been happier. Through a really "cool" hack (pun intended, and you'll understand it in just a moment) I've learned to do with my dryer, I haven't had to iron in years. And …

Apple’s latest iPhones are shipping w/ a puny 5W charger, try these faster alternatives instead

While yesterday’s Apple event was littered with new devices, including both iPhone and Apple Watch, there was some disturbing news. Once again, Apple will be shipping its latest iPhones with the same old 5W charger. So we thought we’d lend a hand.<p>Rather than sit by idly with slow 1A charge speeds, …

Apple

7 Powder-Based Products to Ease Your Sweatiest, Smelliest Grooming Problems

No grooming ingredient compares to powder: Its sweat-absorbing, skin-soothing, friction-stopping powers make it an obvious choice for the active man …

Hair Care

After Brennan, 9 others face losing security clearances, too

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday acted on a threat and revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, citing a constitutional responsibility to protect classified information. Brennan, who served in the Obama administration, had retained his security …

Security

Scientist Finds a Hidden Diagnosis in Heart Rate Data From Fitness Watches

An algorithm can diagnose the heart condition that plagued Larry Bird.<p>A human heart beats about 86,000 times per day, accelerating if you drink …

A 21-Year-Old Woman Is the Youngest Person in the U.S. to Get a Face Transplant

Her story is incredible.<p>Katie Stubblefield lost her face at 18, when she attempted to take her own life, shooting herself in the face with a rifle. At 21, she received a transplant at the Cleveland Clinic, making her the youngest person in the U.S. to receive a face transplant. Her story, “The …

Simple Slow-Cooked Korean Beef Soft Tacos Recipe

"This recipe was handed down to me by a Korean friend. So full of flavor! I wanted to share it with you all. I did tweak it a little to add more …

Recipe: Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're hankering for a classic steak and potatoes dinner, this one-skillet dish fits the bill perfectly. What makes it extra special is the …

How to Make Cinnamon Rolls in 30 Minutes Flat

Look, I'm all for making traditional homemade-dough cinnamon rolls, but sometimes you just want the piping hot buns, dripping with butter and brown sugar, ASAP. When you're experiencing an uncontrollable jonesing for a homemade batch, but don't want to go through the whole trouble of making the …

Vanilla Wafer Cookies That Are Better Than Storebought Recipe

"This recipe comes from my favorite cookbook from a church. It is simple, easy, inexpensive and delicious! Not to mention it tastes better than the …

Chocolate Lover Dream Pound Cake Recipe

This chocolate lover dream pound cake with creamy chocolate ganache is the best pound cake that I ever tried! Rich, chocolatey, well moist chocolate …

28 Baking Hacks That Every Kitchen Wizard Should Know About

How to rescue burned cake, separate yolks in a snap, and more.

Dessert

Molasses Sugar Cookies II Recipe

"These taste like a ginger cookie. They can be either crispy or chewy, depending on when they are taken out of the oven. Balls of dough are formed, …

Barbara Bush's Chocolate Chips Recipe

"This recipe is from the 1992 Bush-Clinton presidential campaign."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup butter, softened<p>1/3 cup packed brown sugar<p>1/3 cup white sugar<p>1 …

Earthquake Cake (Watch Out: It’s So Delicious!)

Earthquake cake is one of my favorite desserts this season! So chocolatey, moist, and creamy! It is easy to prepare and the final product is a real …

Killer Potato Latkes

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a medium saucepan, cover the Yukon Gold potatoes with cool water, season generously with salt and bring to a boil. Cook the …

This Hair-Straightening Brush on Amazon Is Exploding in Sales, and It's Only $30

Getting smooth, straight hair isn't always easy; it can take a lot of work. That's why we were so excited to see this FemJolie Hair Straightening Brush ($30) on Amazon going viral. Its currently up 8,000 percent in sales, and for good reason: customers claim it truly works.<p>A total of 1,700 people …

Hair

Spicy Green Beans Recipe

You've got enough going on in your Thanksgiving kitchen without having to hover over the vegetables, so unchain yourself with this easy green bean …

Recipes

I tried the Instant Pot that everyone's obsessed with — and it totally changed the way I cook

I didn't cook a lot before the Instant Pot. Since I live in New York City, ordering in my dinners every night is an expensive, unhealthy, and all-too-easy option.<p>So when my boyfriend bought an Instant Pot as a spur-of-the-moment decision after seeing an Amazon sale, I was a little skeptical that we …

Portugal is named Europe’s leading travel destination in 2017

Europe’s leading tourism destinations and airlines have been announced, and it looks like Portugal is poised to become the new Spain. At the annual …

What Americans Need to Know About Travel to Turkey

Governments in both Turkey and the United States abruptly suspended visitor visas between the two countries on Sunday. The actions were the latest in increasing tensions between Turkey and the United States, which stem from the failed coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the …

United States

This Crockpot Recipe Has Been Shared 500,000 Times (It's Pure Comfort Food)

Thanks to the frigid temperatures, the crockpot is making its annual reappearance (and we couldn't be more thrilled). True to form, we're turning to …

Recipes

100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

Cooking

Potstickers (Chinese Dumplings) Recipe

"An authentic potsticker recipe using ground beef and ground shrimp instead of the usual pork filling. You can fill the whole package of gyoza …

Pinterest's Most Popular Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

When you got home from school as a kid, right after you dropped your backpack at the door, what was the first thing you hoped to see on the kitchen …

Roasted Red Pepper Alfredo Is the Easiest Date Night Dinner

Roasted Red Pepper Alfredo<p>Serves 4 to 6<p>2 tablespoons olive oil <br>1 small yellow onion, diced <br>2 cloves garlic, minced <br>1 (12-ounce) jar roasted red …

Italian Food