Jill Matthews Van Wie

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The 20 Best Places to Camp in National Parks

Some of the finest places to lay your head are inside our national parks.<p>Thanks to its geysers and grizzlies, the 3,500-square-mile Yellowstone, our …

National Parks

13 Gorgeous California Beaches You Can Camp On

Spend the weekend camping at one of these beautiful California beaches.<p><b>Where to Camp:</b> Dillon Beach<p>North of San Francisco, find this scenic, …

California

Tips and Tools to Stop Your Dog from Pulling the Leash

Has walking your dog turned into a constant game of tug-o-war with your furry family? Use these tips and tools to train your dog to stop pulling the …

The 5 Essential Oils for Allergies That Can Replace Your OTC Meds

Truth be told, my allergies basically ruin my life in the spring, and after over a decade of taking the same over-the-counter medication year-round, …

Essential Oils

Why you might want to wrap your car key fob in foil

DETROIT – Given that the best way to store your car keys at night is by putting them in a coffee can, what's an ex-FBI agent's advice to protect cars from theft during the day?<p>Wrap car fobs in aluminum foil.<p>“Although it's not ideal, it is the most inexpensive way,” said Holly Hubert, a …

Los Angeles

I Tried 23 New Products to Fix My Thin, Damaged Hair—These Were My Favorites

To be clear, my hair rarely looks as well-coiffed as it does in the above photo. In fact, it takes a lot of effort on my part to make my dry, …

Hair Care

22 Healthy Smoothie Recipes to Brighten Up Your Mornings

After holiday cookie season, this will make your body sooo happy.<p>The time has finally come to get started on those New Year's resolutions. Grab your …

Breakfast

Thin Spaghetti with Garlic, Red Pepper and Olive Oil Recipe

"Thin spaghetti tossed with garlic, olive oil, red pepper flakes and grated cheese makes a quick and easy weeknight meal."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (16 ounce) box …

Recipes

31 Products On Amazon With So Many 5-Star Reviews, You'd Be Silly Not To Take A Look

Crystal Pepsi. Google Glass. Segways. There's a lot of stuff out there that just never lived up to the hype. Not the case on Amazon though, where …

Why more men are delaying prostate cancer treatment

When Ben Pfeiffer was diagnosed with prostate cancer in April, his urologist noted in the biopsy report that he was leaning toward recommending that Pfeiffer have his prostate surgically removed.<p>But Pfeiffer, 58, a married construction supervisor from Las Vegas with two grown daughters, said his …

Cancer

The One Carb You Should Avoid Because It Slows Down Your Metabolism In The Morning

It’s ok to eat carbs for breakfast. In fact they’re a great source of fiber and protein. Carbs give you energy and keeps your metabolism on the fat …

39 Foods That Contain Almost Zero Calories

Calories provide the energy that your body uses during rest, physical activity and digestion.<p>While there is no evidence to support that …

Nutrition

20 Literally Genius Dryer Sheet Hacks You'll Actually Want To Try

Clean deodorant stains, stop your shoes squeaking, and get the static out of your hair.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 15 Damn-Near Brilliant Hacks Using Cotton Balls<p>• 16 Clever Things To Do With All Those Empty Jars You've Been Hanging Onto<p>• 16 Ways To Upcycle The Stuff In Your Junk Drawer You Thought You Didn't Need

Cleaning

7 Cancer-Causing Foods You Need to Stop Eating Now

Are you wondering if that burger you had for lunch increases your cancer risk? While the answer isn’t clear-cut, what you eat on a regular basis can …

See How This Colorist Transformed Her Client's Graying Roots Into Fully Silver Hair

Any colorist who has given a client trendy gray hair will tell you it's rarely a simple or swift process. It usually requires going platinum first, which can take several sessions and cause quite a bit of damage; keeping the yellow tones at bay is another feat in and of itself. But just because …

How Intermittent Fasting Affects Your Metabolism

Can intermittent fasting really boost your metabolism to help you lose weight? Our nutritionist has the facts about this recent diet trend.<p>“Don’t eat …

Holistic Medicine

A new laser eye surgery fixes your vision without any gnarly eyeball slicing

As someone who wears glasses, the idea of corrective laser eye surgery is certainly tempting. But then you start reading about how the invasive …

Columbia University

How to prevent Alzheimer's: Follow these 4 tips from doctors

Most people think of Alzheimer's as an old person's disease, but doctors say it can actually start formulating in your brain as early as your 30s. While that might be a scary thought, there are a few lifestyle changes you can make <i>now</i> that experts believe could impact your risk of developing the …

20 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Cooking

Here Are 10 Things You Should Not Refrigerate

Certain items are at their prime when stored at room temperature.<p>1.Hot Sauce<p>It can live happily in the pantry for up to three …

Onions

The Anti-Anxiety Mind Trick That Can Help You Stop Overthinking Every Single Decision

It's not easy, but it works.<p><i>This essay is adapted from</i> The Healthy Mind Toolkit <i>by Alice Boyes, PhD, a former clinical psychologist turned writer.</i><p>If …

12 things you should be doing with Command Hooks

An Esthetician Over 40 Shares the Skincare Tips She Actually Follows

Joanna Vargas has the magic touch—she's responsible for the red carpet glows of everyone from Debra Messing to Mindy Kaling to Jenna Dewan, using …

Skin Care

Recipe: The Best One-Pot Mac & Cheese — Recipes from The Kitchn

I've always been a purist when it comes to making mac and cheese, sticking to a fairly classic recipe that starts with a roux and white sauce. But …

The Fastest, Fanciest One-Skillet Chicken and Greens Dinner

Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat until shimmering. Add the chicken, season with salt and pepper, and sauté until cooked through, 5 to …

How To Make a No-Bake Icebox Cake — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Right about the time you pull the white sandals and beach gear out of the closet, big, easy, and delicious party desserts also come into high style. …

Dessert

This 'metastasis-blocking' compound may stop the spread of cancer

Using a new approach, scientists have located a compound that stops the spread of breast, pancreatic, and prostate cancers in mice.<p>The compound — …

How to Do Pelvic Tilts: a Step-by-Step Guide

Pelvic tilts are an exercise comprised of very subtle spinal movements that strengthen the support muscles around the low back, particularly the …

Pain

New Type Of Drug To Prevent Migraines Heads To Market

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a first-of-its-kind drug that reduces the number of migraines among people prone to these sometimes crippling headaches.<p>That's welcome news to some of the millions of Americans who suffer from these potentially debilitating headaches. Much more common …

FDA

This Woman Died After a "Pimple" Turned Out to Be Necrotizing Fasciitis

An Indianapolis woman has died after what she thought was a pimple turned out to be necrotizing fasciitis — aka flesh-eating bacteria.<p>After returning from an annual vacation to Clearwater, Florida, with her husband, Carol Martin noticed what she thought was a pimple on her right butt cheek, local …