How to Choose the Perfect Area Rug

How to Choose the Perfect Area Rug

Creating a special look for your home can be daunting if you’re not a designer, but you don’t have to be a professional to make your place stylish. There are small things you can do to give your home character — putting up a picture, adding throw pillows, buying a…

What Have You Actually Liked About Working Out at Home?

What Have You Actually Liked About Working Out at Home?

Working out at home has brought its challenges: improvising equipment, cobbling together a routine, planning for an uncertain future, trying to not get bored, scouring the internet for those elusive weights. But there are some upsides too, right?

Make Stuffed Mushrooms With Your Leftovers

Make Stuffed Mushrooms With Your Leftovers

If you search for “stuffed mushrooms” on this wide web of the world, you will find many recipes. That’s great for those of us who love recipes, but stuffed mushrooms are one of the easiest appetizers to make without a recipe. You just stuff things in a mushroom hollowed-out mushroom,…

Make a Festive Kalimotxo With Cinnamon Coke

Make a Festive Kalimotxo With Cinnamon Coke

Aside from Cherry Coke, which is best enjoyed at the movie theatre (sigh), the only variety of Coca-Cola I enjoy is Diet Coke, but I really enjoy that one. Luckily, my professional obligations keep me abreast of the latest soda flavour developments, and prevent me from stagnating. I may not…

Consistency Is the Solution to Most of Your Fitness Problems

Consistency Is the Solution to Most of Your Fitness Problems

I work out every day. I don’t really get sore. I don’t worry if I have to miss a workout. I make progress over time. I have good days at the (home) gym, but I almost never have bad days. My secret, while effective, is extremely boring. It is, simply,…

Beware the Advice in TikTok Videos

Beware the Advice in TikTok Videos

There are very few domains of life in which thoughtful, sound advice can be delivered in 60 exhilarating seconds. If you’re scrolling through TikTok and think you’ve found actionable advice about cooking, personal finance, fitness or anything else… take heed, because you probably haven’t.

How to Eat Rum Cake for Breakfast

How to Eat Rum Cake for Breakfast

It is a well-documented fact that one of the main benefits of waffling a food is the subsequent increase in textured surface area. Those peaks and valleys offer crisp, crunch, and (sometimes) caramelisation, while also acting as little sauce reservoirs. But the deeper magic of the waffle iron lies in…

Here’s When Your Samsung Phone Gets Android 11

Here’s When Your Samsung Phone Gets Android 11

Samsung is the most popular Android smartphone manufacturer, but since its phones run a customised version of the Android OS known as One UI, it takes longer for new versions of the operating system to show up on its devices. Thankfully, we finally know when Android 11 and One UI…

Six Hours of Sleep Can Be Just as Bad as Not Sleeping at All

Six Hours of Sleep Can Be Just as Bad as Not Sleeping at All

Getting a good night’s sleep is a pretty crucial part of maintaining a healthy body and mind – that much we know. But for many of us, achieving a solid eight hours every night is easier said than done. Maybe you’ve been sipping on too much coffee; maybe your mattress…

How to Use NowInStock Notifications to Snag Hard-To-Find Items

How to Use NowInStock Notifications to Snag Hard-To-Find Items

If you’ve been trying to find one of this year’s hot holiday gift items, you’ve likely encountered the dreaded “sold out” pages involving dogs wearing antlers. Luckily, online shopping has progressed well beyond the days of parents literally fighting for a Tickle Me Elmo.

There’s a Lot Going on in Space This Month

There’s a Lot Going on in Space This Month

This year has taken most of the good things away from us. We’ve been forced indoors, secluded from friends, family and the routine comforts of life. With existence reduced to a monotonous slog, you may have trouble finding things to get excited about — but nature can always help change…

How Much Money Can You Make on Twitch?

How Much Money Can You Make on Twitch?

Streaming videos on Twitch can earn you some pocket money, but making it a full-time job isn’t easy. You’ll probably need around 1,000 loyal subscribers before you’ll want to quit your day job.

8 Audiobooks You’ll Love as Much as Their Adaptations

8 Audiobooks You’ll Love as Much as Their Adaptations

Audiobooks came around in the 1930s, invented by the The American Foundation for the Blind for accessibility to reading. Today, audiobooks are an essential part of people’s lives around the world. And while going back to read a book after seeing the onscreen adaptation can feel like a chore —…

How to Unlock the Mandalorian and Baby Yoda in ‘Fortnite’

How to Unlock the Mandalorian and Baby Yoda in ‘Fortnite’

The Mandalorian and his sidekick Baby Yoda are the big cross-over icons in Fortnite’s Chapter 2, Season 5 battle pass. Players can dress up as the galactic-bounty-hunter-turned-baby sitter, equip his weapons, and even unlock a cute Baby Yoda companion for the next few weeks.

Prevent Microwave Messes With a Wet Paper Towel

Prevent Microwave Messes With a Wet Paper Towel

If your microwaved leftovers are popping and splashing throughout the reheating process, creating the a holy hell of a mess like the one pictured above, it means you have skipped a key step. What you need, of course, is a wet paper towel.

Be Prepared for the Online Christmas Shopping Rush With These Steps

Be Prepared for the Online Christmas Shopping Rush With These Steps

It’s the first week of December which means many of us will be getting ready to start our Christmas shopping. With many homes already showcasing their Christmas trees, it won’t be long before people start putting gifts under there, too. In all the frenzy of the festive season, it can…

How to Choose the Perfect Baby Name

How to Choose the Perfect Baby Name

Go to any parenting website and you will find list after list of potential baby names, including — but not limited to! — lists for families who “like to rock,” top 100 lists, and lists of names that are “rarely used but beautiful.” This is not that. Instead of listing…

Eat Fancy by Rolling Goat Cheese in Stuff

Eat Fancy by Rolling Goat Cheese in Stuff

You know what people like eating? Cheese. You know what people like eating during the holidays? Fancy cheese. “Fancy,” however, lies mostly in the presentation. Lots of herbs, for example, always make things look and taste fancy; little crunchy bits can have a similar effect. It follows then that the…

It Sounds Weird, but Add a Little Vanilla to Your Vinaigrette

It Sounds Weird, but Add a Little Vanilla to Your Vinaigrette

As a pale, skin-cancer prone communist with a penchant for arguing about labour issues in bars, there is not a whole lot I miss about living in Florida. I do not miss the beaches. I do not miss the sun. I do not miss the bugs. I do, however, miss…

Our Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide For Geeks

Our Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide For Geeks

Buying gifts for some obsessed with pop culture is both a blessing and curse. On the one hand, you know exactly what they’re into. On the other hand, how can you narrow down giant franchises like Star Wars or the Marvel Cinematic Universe to a single geeky gift? With that…

How to Make Homemade Potato Chips in Your Microwave

How to Make Homemade Potato Chips in Your Microwave

Do you really want potato chips, but all you have are potatoes? I totally feel you. Sure, you could preheat your oven and start baking (or put on pants and go to the store and buy a bag), but what if I told you that you could have delicious homemade…