Living

Finding an apartment – Buying a home – Living well – Staying healthy – Reducing stress – Cooking – Recipes – Sleep – Exercise – Healthy Living – Entertaining – Smart shopping

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The Key to Winning an Argument Isn’t What You Think

At some point, you and your unstoppable force of an opinion will meet an immovable, argumentative antagonist. If […]

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Change Your Mindset to Own Your Job, Relationships and More

Most of us have probably had that one math teacher, the kind who loves to assign problems that […]

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Why Indoor Plants are a Trend You Should Buy Into

‘Tis the season of binging Netflix and avoiding the frigid outdoors. But with 90 percent of our lives spent inside, according […]

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Fast Fashion is Bad for Us. Here’s Why We Can’t Kick It.

When a garment factory collapsed in Bangladesh in April 2013, killing more than 1,000 people, some believed it would […]

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Rediscovering Childhood Hobbies Can Make You Happier Today

It’s amazing to think about all of the things we were obsessed with as kids, only to wake […]

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Why Some People are Getting ‘Sober Curious’

Ruby Warrington first got drunk when she was 14 years old. Two decades later, after years as a journalist […]

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DNA Ancestry Kits: The Risks to Consider Before You Spit

Spit in a vial, pay $200, wait a few weeks. You might find out you have a large […]

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Induction Cooking is Eco-Friendly, But Can We Afford It?

If you’re a kitchen nerd, maybe you’ve heard of them: fossil fuel-free, space-age stovetops that cook your food […]

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Practical Tips for Downsizing to a Smaller Apartment

The average American home is 2,500 square feet. Aimee Olson’s is just 180. She shares an RV with […]

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Lessons I Learned Buying an Old House as My First House

Buying your first house can be exciting — and more than a little bit scary. That’s especially true […]

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Better Sleep, Better Mental Health, and Vice Versa

We’ve all experienced those sleepless nights: We put our phones down and turn off the light at 11 […]

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What Information is Safe to Share With a Chatbot?

Remember how funny it was to talk to a chatbot on AIM back in the early 2000s? It […]