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What's The Best Site to Sell Your Stuff?

<b>Follow this format for your vote, including the bold print</b>. If you don't, it won't be counted:<p><b>A LOGO OR SCREENSHOT OF THE BEST SITE TO SELL YOUR STUFF</b><p>…

Give Yourself the Gift of Clean Teeth with This Smart Toothbrush

The dentist gives you brushing advice twice per year (hopefully), but with this discounted Oral-B toothbrush, your smartphone can give you feedback …

Shopping

Give Yourself Relevant Rewards, Not Random Ones, to Stay On Track

Rewards are critical to habit building. While random rewards at every step along the way may work to some degree, it's more effective to use rewards …

The Dirty Spots that Can Damage Your Home (and How to Clean Them)

Some of us are total slobs, while others are complete neat freaks. But even the homes that look the cleanest on the surface probably have some dirt …

Most Popular Personal Finance Tips of 2014

Money: If you need it, you don't have it. If you have it, you need more of it. Or maybe that's something else. In any case, everyone needs help …

Plan Out Your Day Productively with the “Time Blocking” Method

One of the best ways to stay productive is by managing your time appropriately. This particular method of scheduling your day keeps you focused while …

Time Management

10 Cheap Ways To Make Your Kitchen Look Expensive

Little details go a long way.<p>1. Update hardware.<p>Hardware can completely change the look of a piece of furniture and it can do the same for your cabinets. Replace drawer and cabinet pulls for an new unique look that instantly updates your entire space.<p>2. Use lighter colors.<p>A light color on the walls …

The 50 Most Essential Kitchen Secrets

Helpful tips and tricks.<p>These helpful tips and tricks, adapted from Rebecca DiLiberto's Penny Saving Household Helper, will save you time and money. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.

7 Mistakes You Make Vacuuming

Make sure you're vacuuming correctly! Here are seven mistakes you might be making.<p><i>Pamela Moore / Getty</i><p><b>1. You don't vacuum in both directions</b><p>If you only vacuum in one direction, you're not removing all of the dirt and dust. Some of it can hide under carpet fibers, and vacuuming in both …

11 Unexpected Uses For Coffee Filters

These inexpensive staples can do a lot more than make coffee.<p><i>Marcus Guhl / Getty</i><p><b>1. Protect delicate dishes and cookware</b><p>Use a flattened coffee filter to separate stacked plates or cooking pans in your cupboard. This way, your finest china will be protected from errant scratches or nicks while …

11 Easy Tips For Creating A Calm and Peaceful Home

Simple solutions to transform your home into a relaxing retreat.<p>How do you feel when you walk into your home? Happy? Calm? Overwhelmed by your 'to do' list? In today's hectic world, stress is always present, but your home shouldn't contribute to it. "Your home either nurtures and supports you or it …

11 Clever Uses for Safety Pins

There are lots of reasons to keep a stash of these tiny tools around. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com<p>Sure, safety pins are helpful for fixing a dropped hem or ripped seam in a pinch, but you already knew that. Here are some more ways they can solve problems all over the …

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

I Built A Goddamn Writing Desk With My Bare Hands And You Can Too

The first rule of desk club is make your own goddamn desk.

Woodworking

10 Easy Ways to Update Your Kitchen Cabinets

One of the most prominent fixtures in your kitchen—the cabinets—can be your quickest path to creating a whole new room. If you’re looking for a …

48 DIY Food Gifts for the Holidays

My favorite gifts to give at the holiday season are almost always homemade food gifts. I feel like taking the time to pour some love into each gift …

How to go from $0 to $75,000/mo. without taking on an investor or hiring a single employee

In case you didn’t know, we (Talkroute) declined our acceptance into a well-known accelerator, and a lot of people thought we were stupid. Even after I published a ridiculously long blog post explaining why we said “no thanks,” the skeptics remained, well, skeptical.<p>But today, right here on …

Climate Change Is Causing Spread of Diseases, Sewage, Invasive Insects

We've all heard the global-warming horror stories. Rising seas will eventually sink coastal cities from Miami to Los Angeles. Hurricanes and …

Climate Change

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

Hacking

The 50 Best Documentaries

As any second grade teacher knows, children learn what they want to learn. Bobby doesn’t feel like learning division today? Not gonna happen. …

Danish People Really Do Have The Secret To Happiness: It’s In Their DNA

Denmark has high standards of living and great policies for its workers. But neither may be what makes the people there so happy. It might just be their genes.<p>People spend their lives trying to figure out the key to happiness, and with many economists attempting to measure well-being, even cities …

Happiness

Fennel- and Cinnamon-Rubbed Roast Chicken and Lemons With Potato Wedges Recipe

Easy enough for a weeknight dinner but impressive enough to serve guests, this fennel, chili, and cinnamon-rubbed chicken—inspired by a Michael Chiarello spice rub—is roasted with lemon and potatoes for a delicious one-dish dinner.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>This heady blend of warming, fragrant spices …

Shoyu Cabbage Soup

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 50 min<p>Humble cabbage takes center stage in this vegetarian ramen-inspired cabbage soup.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>1 medium onion, thinly sliced<p>2 carrots, peeled, thinly sliced<p>2 celery stalks, thinly sliced<p>2 garlic cloves, chopped<p>1/2 …

Cabbage

Michael Jackson: Intimate Photos From the King of Pop's Teenage Years

13<p>Jim Britt had just signed as Motown's art director and photographer in 1972 when started shooting photos of Michael Jackson and his brothers. "I …

Michael Jackson

How to Bike in a Group

You'll become a better cyclist when you start riding with a group. Here's how to make your first experience great.

17 of Our Favorite Fried Chicken Recipes

These 17 recipes for fried chicken are so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.<p>Put on an apron, grab a cast-iron skillet, and prepare to fry up chicken so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.

Cooking

Culture

Culture

If The Bike Fits—Buy It

How to find the right frame and make adjustments for endless comfort<p>While there is no universal method for fitting a bicycle to the rider, fit theories do agree on most things, and proper training and equipment help bike-shop workers and fitters do their job consistently well. You'll have an easier …