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15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

Cooking

11 Finished Book Series You Can Marathon-Read This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means we book nerds finally have time to read all those great series we have been meaning to get around to. On the list …

Books

30 Cheap (or Free!) Family Activities That'll Have You Laughing All the Way to the Bank

There's seriously nothing like making the most of the days spent together as a family. And while there's certainly a time and place for dropping some major dough in the name of making memories — ahem, Disney World — for most of us, staying on budget is a top priority.<p>So if your crew is looking for …

Kids

17 Ways to Put Wine in Your Blender This Summer

Tired of rosé? We don’t fully empathize since we’re all for the pink drink, but if you’re on the hunt for alternative summer-friendly beverages, we …

Beverages

28 Tubular '80s Movies You Need To Watch With Your Kids, Tweens, And Teens

The '80s were all about young men discovering otherworldly entities.<p><i>🚨 Important Note: Ratings were way different 30+ years ago, so we recommend checking out the Parents Guide link in each description for more information. 🚨</i>

Movies

14 Shows All 'Game Of Thrones' Fans Should Be Watching Right Now

It won't be long until <i>Game of Thrones</i> fans know who will be sitting on the Iron Throne. With Season 8 set to be the final season of the hit HBO …

Entertainment

A Well-Crafted Muffaletta Is the Perfect Sandwich

It packs well, and it tastes a lot better than airport chicken salad.<p>Wherever you’re going this summer—plane, train, automobile, beach, campsite, whatever—you’re going to need to bring some substantive travel snacks with you. And while pizza-flavored gas-station snacks are always a worthy choice, …

New Orleans

The Ultimate Slow Cooker Recipe for Beach Days

Make vacations easier, and give yourself a break from the hassle of a kitchen with this do-it-all slow cooker recipe.<p>The best slow cooker dish for …

Cooking

We Tried Trader Joe's New Summer Items — & Here Are The Highlights

The promise of sandals, sunshine, and weekend trips to nearby beaches pales in comparison to what <i>really</i> piques our excitement for summer: the debut …

Trader Joe's

These Blends Should Be in Your Spice Cabinet

Making your own spice blends isn’t particularly challenging, but buying a single bottle of a blend is both more convenient and fiscally responsible …

Spices

Slow Cooker Curry Chicken | Taste of Home

Follow along as we show you how to make these fantastic recipes from our archive.

Cooking

8 Best Audiobooks Narrated by a Full Cast

Neil Gaiman<p><b>Read by Fred Berman, Anne Bobby, Dennis Boutsikaris, Tim Cain, Richard Ferrone, Adam Grupper, and more</b><p>This is one of the full-cast audiobooks against which all others are invariably measured. It’s just that good. From Ron McLarty’s pitch-perfect Odin to Daniel Oreske’s beleaguered Shadow …

Books

The 98 Best Songs of 1998: Pop's Weirdest Year

The year 1998 had some great ideas our culture gave up on too soon: Internet cafes, travel agencies, Jennifer Love Hewitt's singing career. Plus …

Music

8 books that teach you to be rich

What’s your money strategy? Do you even have one?<p>If not, it’s not uncommon. Until two years ago, I didn’t have a financial plan, whatsoever.<p>Even …

Test your music system with these great rock tracks

Happiness

It’s hard to consistently make work independently as an animator, and the rare creators who are able to ascend to this peak outside the byzantine …

16 Stunning Deck Ideas That Will Get You Excited for Summer

It's finally starting to feel like spring, and the outdoors beckon. Maybe this has you thinking about improvements you'd like to make to your outdoor …

Over 450 full-text art books by The Metropolitan Museum of Art available to download and read online for free.

<b>American Musical Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum of Art</b> <br>Libin, Laurence <br>(1985)<p><b>American Painting in the Twentieth Century</b> <br>Geldzahler, Henry …

SINKING FUNDS | How to Create and Implement Sinking Funds

How to Use Bucket Budgeting to Overhaul Your Finances

You know the drill: You're supposed to save up at least three to six months' worth of expenses in an emergency fund. That way, you're covered in case …

These Are the Sexiest Movies on Netflix That Are Actually Good

A not-so-guilty pleasure.<p>All great things revolve around sex, including movies. And thanks to the magic of Netflix, you can watch some of the best and sexiest movies in private, away from judging eyes. Don't feel weird. Some of the best movies on the streaming service are also some of the hottest.

Film Festivals

The Best Underrated Action Movies on Netflix Right Now

All the underrated popcorn-worthy movies on Netflix right now.<p>There are so many action movies out there that the original version of this list contained 43 titles. That’s when I realized: You’ve seen every Batman movie including <i>Batman and Robin.</i> You've slashed your way through both <i>Kill Bill Vol. 1</i> …

The Financial Whisperer to Trump’s America

Dave Ramsey has spent 25 years helping radio listeners climb out of debt. What does he see behind their economic anxiety?<p><b>BRENTWOOD, Tenn.—On a Tuesday afternoon</b> in January, an audibly anxious young man—Chris from Midland, Texas—finds himself live on the air explaining his economic struggles to a …

Personal Finance

20 Alexa games to keep your kids busy

While the Alexa speakers spread around your house are great for keeping you on task, controlling your smart home and ordering pizza when you don't have time to cook dinner, they're also great at keeping your kiddos busy. The Alexa skills catalog is full of helpful third-party software, including …

Kids

I Think Donald Trump and the NRA Just Solved All That Black Lives Matter Stuff

In the ongoing search for solutions to police brutality and state violence, black America has proposed some pretty outlandish ideas, including police …

22 Amazing Products With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

A game of Bananagrams, swimsuit coverup, Breville juicer, and 19 other products on Amazon that hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people absolutely *adore.*<p><i>The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

The Tax Credit Nobody Knows About

This little-known tax loophole could give you a nice tax break in April.<p>Tax time is fast approaching, and while many of the moves Americans can make …

Terry Gilliam reveals how he created his Monty Python animations

I am a great admirer of Terry Gilliam's cut-out animations in Monty Python's Flying Circus.<p>They were an inspiration when I animated this blockchain …

Here’s What a Billionaire’s Budget Looks Like Compared to the Average American

What does a household budget look like to a billionaire?<p>The world’s wealthiest are prospering. As of February 2017, there were about 2,000 …

These Post-Apocalyptic Books Will Freak You Out

Armageddon. The apocalypse. Judgement Day. For every word there is to describe the end of days, there are five different ways authors have envisioned …