Grab a Mattress for Under $1,000 in Ecosa’s 25% off Sale

Grab a Mattress for Under $1,000 in Ecosa’s 25% off Sale

The average person will spend about 26 years of their life sleeping. Given that insane statistic, it makes sense that we’d want to be as comfortable as possible, right? Luckily for us, beloved bedding brand Ecosa has just announced a 25% discount site wide from today until the 4th April. We all…

Are Online Martial Arts Classes Worth It?

Are Online Martial Arts Classes Worth It?

Martial arts studios, gyms, dojos, academies — whatever you want to call them — have suffered like most other in-person businesses during the pandemic. Many gyms have shut down entirely, while others lucky enough to retain a certain number of students have migrated much of their classes online, forging a…

What’s New on Netflix U.S. in April 2021

What’s New on Netflix U.S. in April 2021

Ever since Game of Thrones rewrote HBO’s fortunes and became a worldwide phenomenon, Netflix has been chasing its own subscriber-boosting blockbuster fantasy adaptation. They had some success in 2019 with the first, highly memeable season of The Witcher, but a streaming empire cannot stand on a single pillar. So, in…

Not All Salt Is the Same

Not All Salt Is the Same

If you’ve ever taken a basic chemistry course, you know the substance we casually call “salt” is merely one kind of salt. A salt is simply a chemical compound consisting of a positively charged ion (a cation) and a negatively charged ion (an anion). The salt we typically sprinkle on…

10 of the Best TED Talks to Watch With Your Kids

10 of the Best TED Talks to Watch With Your Kids

There are lots of inspiring TED Talks out there for adults — but if we’re not sharing some of them with our kids, they’re missing out on all the entertainment, context, knowledge, and motivation so many of them can provide. Some TED Talks are given by kids or specifically for…

What Is Microdosing and Does It Work?

What Is Microdosing and Does It Work?

Microdosing — the act of taking small amounts of usually psychedelic drugs — has been popular with a certain type of person looking for more productivity than what standard life hacks like caffeine and time management can provide. Whether it works is still unknown, but a new study suggests that…

Sex Addiction Is Not a Thing

Sex Addiction Is Not a Thing

The man who killed eight people, six of them Asian-American women, at spas in Atlanta told police he had a “sexual addiction.” Other men have said the same after committing rapes or other crimes, but sex addiction is not recognised as a real disorder by most professionals and it certainly…

Toss a Can of Chickpeas in Your Air Fryer

Toss a Can of Chickpeas in Your Air Fryer

Last night I was bouncing around through various social media apps when I saw a post from my friend Danielle that advised, “don’t sleep on air fried chickpeas.” I made a note of it, then went to sleep, which was the exact opposite of what Danielle had instructed me to…

Yes, You Should Try Period Undies – Here’s Why

Yes, You Should Try Period Undies – Here’s Why

Whether you’re someone who has a period or not, you’ve likely heard of period undies. Understandably, you probably have a million different questions like ‘how do they work’ and ‘are they really better for the environment?’ If you’ve been curious to give them a try yourself but want to be…

Vaccine Death Reports Are Not What They Seem

Vaccine Death Reports Are Not What They Seem

The U.S. government maintains a database called VAERS, to which anybody can file a report if they think something bad happened to them after receiving a vaccine. It’s an important tool in keeping tabs on vaccine safety, but it’s also being mined by anti-vaccine activists to make vaccines seem scarier…

Use These Movie Colour Palettes to Decorate Your Home

Use These Movie Colour Palettes to Decorate Your Home

Have you ever watched a movie and found yourself drawn to the aesthetic of a certain set or scene — even if you didn’t really care for the film itself? If so, you’re not alone. Kalki Janardhanan, a film enthusiast, runs an Instagram account called Colour Palette Cinema, in which…

How to Keep Fire Ants Away From You and Your Home

How to Keep Fire Ants Away From You and Your Home

If you’re not familiar with fire ants or their work, consider yourself lucky. Not only do their bites sting like hell, but they can also cause a variety of damage in and around your home. Here’s what to know about those unwelcome houseguests and how to keep them from messing…

Your Mint Julep Needs Maple Syrup

Your Mint Julep Needs Maple Syrup

I’ve only been a homeowner for a few months, and let me tell you: this house is just full of surprises. Some are bad, like the fact that the previous owners didn’t put any insulation in between the glass stove top and the counter; but some are good, like the…

The Best Vegan Buffalo ‘Wings’ are Just Potato Gems

The Best Vegan Buffalo ‘Wings’ are Just Potato Gems

Buffalo cauliflower “wings” are a vegan junk food miracle, but making your own is a different story. If deep frying is a dealbreaker, your options are either sad, soggy “oven fried” versions or abstaining entirely. What’s a frying-averse vegan to do when the craving strikes? Easy — just buy a…