From cooking to traditional medicine, honey has been used by countless cultures for over 2,500 years. According to English food writer Nigel Slater, “the notion of a foodstuff made by plump and beautiful insects whose furry coats are scented with the lavender and dog roses they have visited is as romantic as any food could [...]
In 2016, the 15 named storms – seven of which became hurricanes – unleashed 60% more energy than the average hurricane season. The storms caused over $11.5 billion in damage. According to research published in Environmental Research Letters, the cost associated with Atlantic hurricanes will keep increasing, with the average losses becoming three times greater by [...]
Feet can sometimes get a bad rep. Many people are grossed out by them and consider them ugly or disgusting, but that's really unfair to the vast majority of hardworking feet out there. Your feet help you walk, run and dance all day long, without a word of complaint. They're one of your most important [...]
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Your little darlings are back in school, which means you’re back to packing lunches before you bolt off to work. Suddenly, an already pressed-for-time schedule is crushing the good right out of the morning. So pack your lunches at night if you don’t want to set an earlier alarm. And be sure to pack one [...]
The first rule of guys' night is there are no rules. Okay, so that’s not really true. With families, full-time jobs and adult responsibilities – that mortgage isn’t going to pay itself – not everyone can throw caution to the wind and run with the wolves like Bradley Cooper in The Hangover. But that doesn’t mean [...]
Hot. Hot. Hot. It’s the only way to describe the poke bowl craze that’s sweeping the country. What started centuries ago as a hearty and inexpensive meal for Hawaiian fishermen has become the latest food trend to arrive on the mainland. Poke (pronounced "poy-kay") means "to section," "slice" or "cut" in Hawaiian. Traditionally, a poke bowl is made [...]
Are you planning for retirement? No matter your age or income, the answer should be yes! It's never too early to get started, and the longer you commit to saving, the better off you'll be when you're ready to stop working. It’s never too late to start planning, so don't let a fear of the [...]
What comes to mind when you think of a man cave? If it's a dark corner of a basement with a couple of couches and a big screen TV, it's time to evolve. After all, even cavemen painted their stone walls to make the place a little more homey. Modern man caves are much less about the [...]