Nicole Bennett-White

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Three Grilled Pork Chop Recipes

Pork ribs, pulled pork, and bacon may gain more attention when it comes to pork on your grill or in your smoker, but an expertly prepared moist and tender pork chop is a thing of beauty.<p>Last week we celebrated National Pulled Pork Day with great enthusiasm, but don't let the fun stop there! …

Recipes

16 tasks to do around the home before it gets too cold

By Lindsey M. Roberts<p>After a summer of play, fall is our chance to prepare a house for the cold months ahead. There’s weatherstripping to check, patio furniture to store, gutters to clean. And yet there are always those smaller things that we forget until it’s the middle of a cold snap and we’re …

12 Mac search tips from a Spotlight addict

Spotlight search is a handy tool for any Mac user, even if you use it only to locate files. If you become familar with these tips they way I have, you can get around your Mac faster -- and without reaching for the mouse.<p>1. First things first: The Spotlight keyboard shortcut<p>You can click the …

10 Ways to Update Your Living Room (Without Spending Too Much)

Are you in a living room rut, or looking for an easy -- and affordable -- way to change up your main space? If you're getting tired of your living room and don't have the budget to shell out for new flooring, wall color, and furniture all at once, just follow these tips and tricks to help give your …

Living Rooms

Future's Reign

How fatherhood, family, and fame have shaped the rap superstar<p>Written by: Meaghan Garvey<p>Video editing by: CJ Smith<p>On the surface, Future gleams. …

Michael Phelps' Final Turn

With his curtain call weeks away, the greatest swimmer of all time hopes to put his nightmares behind him and embrace life on dry land.<p>“The way they …

Swimming

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Tutorials

Use Honey to save money on Amazon purchases

If you're anything like me, you consider saving money a sport. Of course, to get good at the game, you need the right gear.<p>Or, in this case, the right browser extension. Honey is a popular tool that can automatically dig up and apply coupon codes for thousands of online stores. But now it offers …

How to travel with a Wi-Fi-only iPad

Whether traveling for work or pleasure, the iPad is a perfect travel companion. It's lighter and runs longer than a laptop and springs to life instantly. Plus, its screen is large enough to get work done or enjoy TV shows or movies while in transit.<p>If you have a Wi-Fi-only iPad (or are traveling …

Why You Will Marry the Wrong Person

IT’S one of the things we are most afraid might happen to us. We go to great lengths to avoid it. And yet we do it all the same: We marry the wrong person.<p>Partly, it’s because we have a bewildering array of problems that emerge when we try to get close to others. We seem normal only to those who …

13, right now

Published on May 25, 2016<p>She slides into the car, and even before she buckles her seat belt, her phone is alight in her hands. A 13-year-old girl after a day of eighth grade.<p>She says hello. Her au pair asks, “Ready to go?”<p>She doesn’t respond, her thumb on Instagram. A Barbara Walters meme is on the …

Antidepressants aren't just for depression anymore, study finds

Antidepressants didn't get to be the third-most commonly prescribed medication in the United States for nothing. In fact, says a new study, the medications taken by more than 10% of American adults may be so ubiquitous because they are used to do so much.<p>Depression medication, a new study suggests, …

Science Says the Secret to a Happy Relationship is Giving Up

Okay, okay, they call it "settling."<p>What was it your mother always told you? About how you're special, and how you should never settle for anything less than you deserve?<p>Yeah, well scientists have gone and shit all over that one, because a new study has decided that the secret to a happy, …

Drake's 'Views': 6 songs you need to hear off his new album

An agonizing one year and nine months ago, Drake announced his fourth solo album (originally titled <i>Views from the 6</i>, but shortened simply to <i>Views</i> this past week). Not that it's been radio silence ever since: The Toronto rapper had his biggest year yet in 2015, thanks in part to a surprise mixtape</i> …

Exploring Mexico’s Caves—Some of the Deepest Pits in the World

Photo: Josh Hydeman<p>American cavers were first to descend the 1,200-foot deep Sotano De Las Golondrinas, better known as the Cave of Swallows, in 1966. It’s one of the world’s largest cave shafts in the world and one of Mexico’s 13 natural wonders. The cave is so enticing that, in 2012, then …

This iOS Trick Can Free Up Storage Space On Your iPhone Or iPad Without Jailbreak

It’s probably fair to say that at one time or another we’ve all been in a situation with our iOS devices where we have been running low on storage …

This Strange Product Will Give You The Best Eyelashes Ever

For some of you out there, eyelashes are your <i>thing,</i> and for others you <i>wish</i> it was your thing. Unless you're down to wear fake eyelashes every day (or dye and perm your lashes)ᅡᅠyou needᅡᅠa hack that can get your lashes looking flyᅡᅠAFᅡᅠbut doesn't involve putting glue near your eyeballs.ᅡᅠWith an …

Hacking

Why Honey is So Good For Skin

It’s antibacterial, antiviral, moisturizing, nourishing—and it even smells good. Honey is undeniably a fantastic thing to eat, but it is an equally …

Tired of the same news stories in Google Now? You can now turn off updates from specific websites

Sometimes I wonder where the heck the Search Giant grabs its Google Now news stories from. For how much the company knows us, it seems they are doing a lackluster job in this particular department.<p>The issue is not being fixed quite yet, but at least you can make that stream of random news a bit …

7 Spring Lipstick Trends You're About to See Everywhere

We took cues from the spring fashion shows to predict which colors will be on everyone's lips come spring — literally. And you don't have to be 5'11'' to pull off these runway trends. Whether you prefer unexpected brights or more subdued nudes, there's a shade here for everyone. And to make it even …

Spring Fashion

Starbucks Unveils New Frappuccino Flavor; McDonald's Employees Hate All-Day Breakfast

Happy Tuesday and also happy James Beard Awards nominations day! In other vital food news today: Starbucks has a new super limited-edition beverage; chemists have figured out what gives Parmesan cheese its distinctive flavor; McDonald's workers are not so keen on all-day breakfast, and now's your …

@MichelleObama

An exclusive look at how the First Lady mastered social media<p>The First Lady needed a turnip.<p>By the fall of 2014, "Turn Down for What," Lil Jon and DJ Snake’s triple-platinum trap-meets-EDM single, had swallowed pop culture whole. Jimmy Fallon and Robin Wright were dancing to it on <i>The Tonight Show</i>; …

The 5 Secrets to Flying Comfortably in Economy Class

Ever heard of a Knee Defender? It’s a little plastic gadget that was invented by a 6-foot-3 man named Ira Goldman in 2003. It clips onto your lowered tray table and prevents the passenger in front of you from reclining their seat. It’s hard not to applaud an aggravated passenger who decided to …

In-flight Entertainment

The best coffee makers for every type of person

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Below I've rounded up most of the variations of at-home coffee makers you're likely to find and attempted to explain how they work and …

Coffee

Which new fall TV shows are basically dead already? A complete guide.

By Emily Yahr<p>Emily Yahr<p>Style reporter covering pop culture and entertainment<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The fall TV season started awhile ago, but we can’t blame you if you haven’t started watching any of the new fall broadcast shows. Why risk it? The networks have little patience for low ratings, so it’s …

TV

10 Scary Books That Will Seriously Keep You Up At Night

Readers beware.<p>In a recent interview with HuffPost, Goosebumps author R.L. Stine said he thought most fears were “universal,” and, for him at least, linked closely with humor. “It’s that same guttural reaction,” he said.<p>Unlike Stine, I’ve never equated scary with funny -- my <i>guttural reaction</i> to …

The deviousness of dementia | Dasha Kiper

When memory disappears, something more than memory gets lost. This is how a world begins to unravel – and how caregivers unwittingly become part of the chaos<p>In November 2010, when I was 25 years old, I moved in with a man who was 98. This man, whom I’ll call Mr Schecter, wasn’t a friend or relation …