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How To Put On A Duvet Cover Without Wanting To Rip The Thing To Shreds

If you’ve ever tried to put a new duvet cover on a comforter, you know that it’s one of the most obnoxious (and surprisingly difficult) tasks ever. You practically have to climb inside of it to get the corners in the right place, and if you’re really unlucky, you realize after 20 minutes of wrestling … Read more

10 Best Ways To Boost Your Productivity And Achieve Your Goals

I guarantee you have some goals in life that seem just out of reach, whether it’s organizing the garage, getting in shape, or climbing Mt. Everest. But who has the time? It seems like days pass before you know what happened. Well now is the time to take control and chart a course to becoming … Read more

How To Fold A Fitted Sheet According To Two Dudes And Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart has the same problem as the rest of us: she cannot fold fitted sheets, at least not well. Everyone has a method that generally devolves into fits of rage and wadded sheets. If you just said “not me,” you are excused and may leave. The rest of us need to learn from two … Read more

1 Simple Trick To Make Sure You Never See Spoilers Again

You were at work/one a date/hanging out with your Grandmom and couldn’t catch your favorite TV show when it aired. That didn’t bother you. You DVR’d the show and will watch it later. But then, you opened your phone and BAM! Spoilers everywhere! Friends, celebrities, even your mother revealed secrets you’ve longed to see answered. … Read more

Let Gordon Ramsay Show You How To Master 5 Basic Cooking Skills

Gordon Ramsay is known for is loud and abrasive attitude in the kitchen. Despite his disposition, he really is an excellent teacher who knows how to take an beginner’s cooking skills to the next level. Everyone who has cooked can cook rice or boiled pasta, but with these tips, Ramsay can take your average spaghetti … Read more

Make Sure Your Traveling Bottles Never Leak Again

The last thing anyone needs after collecting their luggage is finding out their shampoo leaked all over their clothes. Traveling is tricky enough without having to worry about their cosmetic bottle pressurizing at thirty thousand feet. Thanks to twitter user JaidenAnimations there is an easy solution, one so simple you will wonder why you didn’t … Read more

4 Ways to Pick the Perfect GIF Every Time

Allow me to be absurd for just a moment. There is an art to texting. Distilling all of your emotion and expectations abbreviated versions of well known words requires a deft hand and sharp mind. Some cannot handle the pressure and turn to emoji’s to give generic feeling to their words. Others stumble through simple … Read more

7 Nail Hacks For The Perfect Manicure

Sometimes keeping your nails nice can seem like a complicated science, but it turns out it’s a lot simpler than you think. Common household items like toothpaste, vinegar, and Aquaphor can be used for the perfect nail finish. If you really feel like getting fancy, tape, cooking spray, and your household refrigerator can also contribute … Read more

9 Makeup Dupes That Are Cheaper and Better Than Your High-End Favorites

Many women spend a lot of time, effort and funds trying to find the perfect makeup products. But, with the makeup trends changing and evolving in the way they do, it’s hard to stay up-to-date and relevant without spending a ton of money — especially if you’re into buying high-end products. But, did you know … Read more