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Science Discovered That Banning Small Talk from Your Conversations Makes You Happier (Try Asking These 13 Questions Instead)

It's time to delete questions like 'what do you do?' and 'where do you live?' from your vocabulary forever.<p>Ever walk into a networking event or cocktail party and all you hear is superficial chit-chat? The small talk is deafening and doesn't evolve into anything substantial. You can hardly stand …

Happiness

18 Home Hacks To Try If You're Always Forgetting Things

Always forgetting your lunch? Clip a clothespin to your purse.

42 Genius Beauty & Grooming Products With Thousands Of Reviews On Amazon

There's something cathartic about browsing through genius beauty products with 1,000s of reviews on Amazon and finding one that turns out to be …

How to eat your way around the world in San Francisco

During the holidays family and friends gather around food as delicious flavors unfailingly bring people together and put everyone at ease.<p>Often we're looking to share these meal at places where we can make a connection with a piece of our heritage, whether its a Mexican restaurant serving tamales …

San Francisco

All Places in San Francisco - Atlas Obscura

18 Things You Need If You're A Die-Hard Tea Drinker

Tea > coffee.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

Time-travel to 1971 San Francisco, Berkeley with tech pioneer's incredible street photos

Tech pioneer Nick DeWolf is best known for co-founding Teradyne, a Boston-based manufacturer of automatic test equipment for the semiconductor industry. But he was also an avid and accomplished photographer, taking thousands of pictures of the many places he visited and people he encountered.<p>After …

San Francisco

27 Impossibly Cute Knickknacks That Are Actually Helpful

Because how can you be productive if you don't have hedgehog dryer balls?<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b>

Shopping

21 of Our Coziest Fall Pasta Recipes

The moment it is declared "fall" I immediately begin to crave pasta—and only pasta—for every meal. There's something about the holy union of carbohydrates, creamy sauces, and earthy autumnal vegetables (hey squash, hello mushrooms, good to see you cauliflower) interspersed with zingy cheese and …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

These Are the 5 Best Plank Variations If You're Trying to Lose Weight

If you want to tone your arms and abs, plank is one of the most effective moves. But aside from building muscle, if you want to lose weight, like that extra fluff around your belly, doing cardio will help burn calories. So try these cardio plank moves to maximize the calorie-burning effects of this …

Workouts

This $75 Bra Is the Best Thing to Ever Happen to My Boobs

Bra shopping is awful, and so are most bras. This is the undeniable conclusion I've arrived at after years and <i>years</i> of frustration, disappointment, and discomfort at the hand of lingerie. I'll elaborate on these opinions in a moment, but I'm pretty sure you're already nodding in …

Best Mason Jar Omelets - How to Make a Mason Jar Omelet

Jun 23, 2017<p>What <i>can't</i> mason jars do?<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Chelsea Lupkin

Food

56 Delightful Victorian Slang Terms You Should Be Using

In 1909, writing under the pseudonym James Redding Ware, British writer Andrew Forrester published <i>Passing English of the Victorian era, a dictionary</i> …

Ian Fleming

7 Steps to Better Sleep from the Body Whisperer

Lack of sleep causes everything from weight gain and sallow, wrinkled skin (never mind the under-eye circles and bags) to mental instability; it saps …

Workouts

My Depression Fills Me With a Pervasive, Oppressive Desire to Just Disappear

I’m sitting on my bed. I’m sobbing, but not visibly. I can feel the sobs in my chest, the tightening and heaving. Inside I’m screaming. But he can’t see it when he looks at me. My face can no longer convey the emotions, nor can I truly feel them. They are buried so deep that they are more of an …

Sana's smart sleep goggles for insomniacs will be out in 2018

These sleep googles by a company called Sana Health cost a lot more than your typical mask, but it promises peaceful sleep 10 minutes after you put them on. That's because they more than just block the light: they have mechanisms inside that chunky, VR-headset-like frame that give them the power to …

Sleep

American Millennials are among the world's least skilled

We hear about the superior tech savvy of people born after 1980 so often that we tend to assume it must be true. But is it?<p>Researchers at …

Demographics

15 Most-Pinned Healthy Snacks on Pinterest

If you're tired of eating store-bought healthy snacks, you might want to consider making your own. Why? Well, first of all, DIY-ing snacks is a …

Healthy Eating

Documentary Legend Sheila Nevins Tells the Story of Pre-Roe v. Wade Abortion in Her Memoir

As a documentary film producer, <b>Sheila Nevins</b> has spent decades capturing the stories of women like Marina Abramovic and Gloria Steinem. Now 78, the president of HBO Documentary Films is telling her own tale in a memoir, <i>You Don’t Look Your Age…and Other Fairy Tales</i>.<p>One surprising reveal: Nevins, an …

Feminism

How to make the 9 prettiest smoothies on the internet

Eating pretty meals makes them taste even more delicious. (Seriously, science says so.) But you don’t need to go full unicorn to experience it. …

Food

The Anterior Fornix Was the Key to the Best Orgasm Ever

At the dawn of my first serious relationship with a man, I was <i>kind of</i> sexually ambitious. “I want us to bang on top of a grand piano,” I told my boyfriend excitedly. “I want to make out in an alley while it’s raining, I want to try anal, and edging, and making a sex tape. What do you want to do?”<p>“I …

Our 10 Most Popular Recipes Featuring Greek Yogurt

Greek yogurt is an ingredient you'll almost always find stocked in my fridge. I love it for the cool tang it brings to breakfast parfaits, the …

How Zoo Animals Do Breakfast | MyRecipes

Feeding zoo animals is kind of like feeding toddlers. At least, that’s how Dr. Jennifer Watts, director of nutrition for Chicago’s Brookfield Zoo, …

Nutrition

*Pretty Little Liars:* 65 Jaw-Dropping Things You Forgot Happened on the Show

If you're a true <i>Pretty Little Liars</i> fan, then you can admit (without guilt) that the show sometimes doesn't make any sense. Frankly, it doesn't make sense <i>most</i> of the time. At this point, all of the bombshells dropped on us over the past seven years—murder! torture! creepy dolls!—blur together. We …

20 Concealers That'll Legit Hide Anything, According to Sephora Reviews

Finding your concealer soulmate can kind of feel as overwhelming as being newly single and signing up for every dating app at once. But that's why you gotta love Sephora: When you...

33 Movies to Watch When Your Brain Is Completely Fried

There's a certain level of tiredness that overcomes all of us in the hours between coming home from work and going to bed. You're beat, sure, but not <i>quite</i> ready to pass out. This...

Entertainment

11 Amazing Butt Exercises You've Never Tried Before

We're living in a golden era for the booty. And if you're looking to #werq those muscles (better known as the glutes), you've got a <i>ton</i> of options that go way beyond the standard...

This Weekend: Celebrate Sea Lions, Make Dumplings, Churn Ice Cream

It may be gloomy, but the "boisterous barking pinnipeds" that call Pier 39 their home don't mind the wet weather. Take a page out of their book this …

The Top-Rated Nail Polishes on Amazon Right Now

Even a pristine salon manicure can end in second-day chips. So we took to Amazon to see which nail polishes real people are buying and raving about. Some of the findings might...

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