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  • How to Use Jealously to Your Advantage at Work
    by Elizabeth Yuko on June 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    It’s easy to compare yourself to other people—especially ones you’re around a lot, like your co-workers. And while no one sets out to be envious of a colleague, sometimes it just happens. But, the good news is that you can use that feeling to improve your own performance. Dr. Camille Johnson, an associate dean and…Read more…

  • The Difference Between Mold and Mildew, and How to Get Rid of Both
    by Elizabeth Yuko on June 18, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    That green stuff that grows on old bread—that’s mold, right? What about the black coating on damp parts of a basement? Which one has that musty smell? Basically: what’s the difference between mold and mildew? That’s exactly what Michael Rubino, author of The Mold Medic: An Expert’s Guide on Mold Removal, addressed in…Read more…

  • The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide To Kid Culture: Are You Buttering Your Popcorn Wrong?
    by Stephen Johnson on June 18, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    This week’s out-of-touch guide is a snapshot of a sleepy week in youth pop culture. Nothing too groundbreaking went on, just a great new show about an all-Muslim, all-female punk band, a debate over popcorn buttering, and an Xbox branded mini-fridge.Read more…

  • 8 Best Foods for Dieters to Eat Healthily
    by Samantha Klig, RD on June 18, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    When looking to start a healthy diet, it can be a bit overwhelming. There are so many diet foods to choose from, and the media gives us mixed messages about which foods are healthy constantly. Luckily, a registered dietitian is here to quickly break down the best diet foods for dieters looking to lead a […] Read More… The post 8 Best Foods for Dieters to Eat Healthily appeared first on Lifehack.

  • 25 of the Best Fictional Dads in Movie History
    by Ross Johnson on June 18, 2021 at 2:00 pm

    It’s Father’s Day once again, which means you’re seeing ads for all the types of gifts that a dad might like: wacky golf balls; knives that open up to reveal other knives; neckties covered in pictures of hot dogs and footballs. Maybe you know a dad that loves all of that. Maybe your dad loves all that. But fathers,…Read more…

  • There’s More Than One Way to Make ‘Authentic’ Cornbread
    by Vaughn Stafford Gray on June 18, 2021 at 1:00 pm

    Few dishes are as political and polarizing as cornbread. If you think the pineapple on pizza debate is heated, whoo boy, ask someone from the American South if cornbread should be sweet or savory. Much like the great Sugar in Grits debate, the topic of cornbread often elicits a visceral reaction, especially among…Read more…

  • 5 Tips for a Beginner Runner
    by Lauren Sheu on June 17, 2021 at 9:18 pm

    Did you know that running is good for your mental health? There is research that shows that running improves mood, running relieves stress, and boosts brain health. It turns out that running increases concentrations of norepinephrine in the body, a chemical that helps moderate the body’s response to stress. I discovered this first hand when

  • Actually, It’s Not That Dirty to Wear Your Shoes Inside
    by Aisha Jordan on June 17, 2021 at 9:15 pm

    It’s customary in countries around the world to remove your shoes before coming into the house. Some households do it for practical reasons while others remove shoes for religious reasons. In the United States, conversations around shoes in the home are often tied to bacteria and filth. While it is a valid concern,…Read more…

  • 11 Ways to Eliminate Dust That You Would Never Think of on Your Own
    by Aisha Jordan on June 17, 2021 at 9:00 pm

    If you live in an apartment like mine, dust builds up as soon as you wipe it down, so sometimes you just don’t bother—but we really should do it, and probably more often. A build-up of dust can cause serious respiratory problems, and regular dustings can help you avoid severe illness down the road. Here are 12 fun and…Read more…

  • How to Enable Xbox’s New Party Chat Features
    by Brendan Hesse on June 17, 2021 at 8:45 pm

    The June Xbox system update for Xbox Series X/S and Xbox One consoles isn’t as big as previous months, but the latest firmware adds two important accessibility features for players with hearing and speech disabilities, along with new parental controls and a new way to organize your games and apps page. We’ll go over…Read more…

  • 5 Cliché Father’s Day Gift Ideas Worth Embracing This Year
    by Mike Winters on June 17, 2021 at 7:30 pm

    It’s a stereotype to say that all dads like craft beer, grilling meats, and shaving kits, but then again, a lot of dads do. To make Father’s Day a little easier on you—because it’s two days away and apparently you forgot to shop—here are 6 dad-friendly gifts that are totally cliché, but only because there’s a good…Read more…

  • How to Tell Your Partner About Past Trauma
    by Lindsey Ellefson on June 17, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    When you find a new partner you really vibe with, it’s supposed to be all sunshine and rainbows. But for people with trauma in their pasts, there’s a dark cloud hanging over every new relationship: Inevitably, they will have to tell their new love about the horrors of their past.Read more…

  • Your Out-of-Office Message Should Be Brutally Honest
    by Sam Blum on June 17, 2021 at 6:30 pm

    The out-of-office message is one of the most formulaic functions of the modern workplace, so much so that most of them seem to have been derived from a game of Mad-Libs: “I will be away from the office from [date] with limited access to email. If your message is urgent…” etc., etc.Read more…

  • 8 Myths About Ticks You Should Ignore
    by Beth Skwarecki on June 17, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Chances are, no matter where you live, you live in tick country. These parasitic arachnids love to crawl onto our bodies, explore for a bit, and then settle down and bury their little heads into our skin. They can transmit illnesses like Lyme disease, making them a safety issue in addition to simply being gross. But a…Read more…

  • How to Strength Train Faster, According to Science
    by Beth Skwarecki on June 17, 2021 at 5:30 pm

    If you struggle to find enough time to exercise, you’re not alone. Even though an effective workout can be long, short, or anywhere in between, we often let the time commitment exercise requires become a barrier, and figure it’s not worth even starting. Fortunately, a new review paper by sports scientists has gathered…Read more…

  • You Should Freeze Your Juiced Lemon Peels
    by Claire Lower on June 17, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    Lemons are one of the few—or maybe one of two—fruits with peels as valuable as their juicy flesh. Lemon zest is one of the quickest ways you can add the essence of sunshine to your dish, but sometimes you don’t need juice and zest at the same time, and these out-of-sync moments can leave you with a whole bunch of…Read more…

  • How to Spot Fake Reviews on Amazon
    by Brendan Hesse on June 17, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    Prime Day is fast approaching (again), and maybe you’re planning to spend it scouting good deals on off-brand tech like wireless earbuds and phone cables. But for all its convenience, online shopping’s biggest shortcoming is still the inability to see or test products first-hand before buying. So to feel like we know…Read more…

  • Here Are Some Dad Jokes for You
    by Meghan Moravcik Walbert on June 17, 2021 at 3:30 pm

    A Dad Joke is something to be appreciated any day of the year, but as we approach Father’s Day, it’s especially important to honor this specific genre of “humor.” If we can call it that.Read more…

  • Be Productive And Stop Procrastinating! Top 5 Ways To Win
    by Jade Nyx on June 17, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Are you struggling with procrastination? Can’t stop being afraid of missing out? If you want to know how to stop failing your goal and stay focused, check out this new episode of The Lifehack Show and find out the top 5 ways to win in life by being more productive and overcoming procrastination. […] Read More… The post Be Productive And Stop Procrastinating! Top 5 Ways To Win appeared first on Lifehack.

  • Top Your Vegan Pasta With Fried Breadcrumbs
    by A.A. Newton on June 17, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Nothing finishes off a bowl of pasta like grated parmesan or pecorino—unless you’re vegan. Good vegan hard cheeses are probably out there somewhere, but I have yet to find a brand or recipe that comes close to the real thing. Instead of going broke betting my dinner on one failed contender after another, I gave up and…Read more…