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Oatmeal Breakfast Bars Packed With Protein

Oatmeal breakfast bars packed with protein, peanut butter and chocolate. What more could you want in breakfast, really?<p>Soft-baked oatmeal breakfast bar with none of those weird ingredients that you need to Google to figure out what they are.<p>And then feel all the guilty ickies when you find out what …

DIY Cutting Boards

As the kitchen is starting to become functional again, we are starting to think about decor and other kitchen accessories. One of the biggest changes …

Master the Jigsaw

With a jigsaw with a steel base, such as this Metabo, you can correct a warped base. First put the saw on a known flat surface and look for gaps.<p>The …

Fitness Trainer Tricks to Get Fit

I am often asked for my trainer tricks or what I do to get and stay fit. People ask what I do when the munchies strike, how often I work out, and if I ever indulge in adult beverages! The answer is YES, I do, but I live by the 80/20 rule. (Actually, I'm closer to the 90/10 rule.) I stick to healthy …

DIY Modern Wooden Christmas Trees

Create your own colorful forest of geometric Christmas trees for a modern twist on this year’s holiday decor! These bright and fun trees are crafted …

5 Great Online Tools for Creating Infographics

Professional infographic designers rely primarily on a core vector graphics software program to create their infographics designs. The main advantage is that all the icons, charts, images, illustrations, and data visualizations are treated as separate objects that can be easily moved, resized, …

6 Effective Stretches and Exercises for Back Pain

Whether a couch potato, weekend warrior, or elite athlete, we're all susceptible to back pain at some point during our lives. If you suffer from chronic back pain, you might be inclined to avoid physical activity to avoid more pain. However, you might not be aware that <b>certain activities and</b> …

No-Running Cardio Program You Can Do at Home

You don't need a gym membership, and you don't need to check the weather report -- you can do cardio in the comfort of your home right now, for free. Simply follow the visual guides and you'll be done in half an hour! The best part is, since these are printable A4 posters, you can catch up on your …

25+ apps to make your everyday life easier

At our small, fast-moving nonprofit company, everyone does a couple of jobs — and productivity apps help us manage roles that shift between coding, …

Sister Cristina Scuccia, Spectacular Singing Nun, Is Releasing An Album In Time For Christmas

Sister Cristina is back!<p>Though in reality she never went away. After her breakout performance of Alicia Keys' "No One" on Italy's "The Voice," Sister Cristina Scuccia went on to not only win the final competition but land herself a recording deal with Universal.<p>With the world stunned and wooed by …

5 Woodworking YouTube Channels You Should Subscribe To Today

Woodworking is a highly visual craft. There’s just something photogenic about lumber getting cut to size, dry-fit, glued or tacked together, and …

DIY: KOOB (The Best Lawn Game. Ever.)

Every once in a while, you discover one of those things that changes how you have fun. That’s probably about to happen for you.<p>This is one of those …

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One of a Kind

What do you do if your child has a condition that is new to science?<p>Matt Might and Cristina Casanova met in the spring of 2002, as twenty-year-old undergraduates at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Cristina was an industrial-design major with an interest in philosophy; Matt was a shy computer …

The Best Tips to Get You Fit for Summer Fast

It always sneaks up on you; one minute you're surrounded by chocolates on Valentine's Day, then before you can say "I'm going on a diet" you're suddenly accepting invites to beach barbecues and pool parties.<p>Only, you're not quite looking forward to slipping into your swimwear just yet, because as …

How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

Jerrie Mock was a 38-year-old housewife from Columbus, Ohio, when, 50 years ago this week, she accomplished what Amelia Earhart is famous for having failed to do. But in the decades since, as Mock's life began to unravel, history all but forgot the pilot who made it.<p>Just before the coast …

25 Books That Blow Minds

On a recent Reddit thread, readers commented on this very phenomenon.<p>Asked about the most mind-blowing books they'd ever read, users brought up dystopian novels like "1984" and "The Handmaid's Tale." But books that engender hope for the human spirit like "To Kill a Mockingbird" and "The Kite …

Projects to Engage Middle School Readers

In middle school, we ask students to dissect texts and perform literary analysis. However, that does not mean that we have to limit how we assess …

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The Commercial Break Workout Keeps You Fit While Watching TV

Sitting all day can greatly damage your body, so when you are watching TV, put those commercial breaks to use with these short-burst workouts made by …

Learn to Code at Harvard for Free

If you've resolve to learn to code this year, one of our favorite Lifehacker U courses is just starting up: Harvard's CS50X. It'll teach you the …

A 4-Minute Workout Is All It Takes to Keep You Fit

"Not enough time" is our biggest excuse for not exercising. A recent study suggests, however, that you can maintain your fitness or improve your …

5 Books You Might Have Missed in 2013 (But You Should Really Read in 2014)

As some of you know, I've spent the last year reading a bestseller a week. The idea behind the project was for me to break down my culturally relevant reading ignorance. Which is a fancy way of saying that the idea behind the project was correcting the fact that whenever I looked at the <i>New York</i> …

New Year Resolutions Apps | Best Apps - Consumer Reports News

While more than four in 10 Americans will make a New Year’s resolution, nearly a third of those will fail to keep them—that is, if last year’s …

Our 10 Favorite Books Of 2013

This was the year Seamus Heaney died, widely acclaimed as one of the major poets of the 20th century. It also was the year Alice Munro became the 13th woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature.<p>For me personally, it was the year I did something I don't often do -- buy the hardcover copies of a …

Goodreads Best of 2013 Historical Fiction Finalists

As part of a partnership with Goodreads, <i>Newsweek</i> is outlining information from Goodreads Choice Awards 2013 finalists in five separate categories …

Half a Life in Solitary: How Colorado Made a Young Man Insane

A young man was sentenced to life in prison without parole after a dubious trial. And then things got worse.<p>The story of Sam Mandez is appalling on so many different levels it's hard to know where to begin. Convicted for a murder no one has ever proven he committed, sentenced to life without parole …