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The No-Bake Cookie recipe sure to satisfy an unsophisticated sweet tooth

As a young camper, no-bake cookies helped me get through a gruelling 40-kilometre hike on the Bruce Trail.<p>It’s a story of illicit snacking in the …

Articles about house week comfortable home made two shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up all over the place in surprising ways—from homeless …

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How Many Calories Does CrossFit REALLY Burn?

When scientists at Kennesaw State University studied Cindy, one of the fitness brand’s benchmark timed workouts, they found that doing total-body moves against the clock can burn 261 calories in just 20 minutes.<p>(If you’re looking for a challenging workout you can do at home to lose your belly, try</b> …

This Might Be the Comfiest Sports Bra Ever

What do Misty Copeland, Kelley O’Hara, Brianna Cope and Lindsey Vonn have in common? Well, aside from being world-class athletes and general badasses, they’re also the stars of Under Armour’s new sports bra campaign. The athletic-wear giant just launched a series of ads featuring the principal …

13 Inexpensive Ways to Theft-Proof Your Home

Tips to make your home more burglar resistant without spending a fortune.<p>Even amateur thieves can pick a lock. To hold the dead bolt firmly in place …

10 App-Powered Appliances to Make Your Life Easier

When innovation can make old things new again, you get things done better and faster. And when that innovation is in your home sweet smart home? Even better. We’re not just talking about kitchen appliances either. We’re talking home appliances that connect to your WiFi, are loaded up with new …

Installing a Fiber Optic Starfield Ceiling

For my wife and I, a dream of ours has always been to have a home theater to watch movies with our family. This past winter we’ve finally been able to make it a reality. We had our basement finished and in doing so, I planned a good sized room to be our home theater.<p>In the planning phases, my wife …

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