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With the Corona virus outbreak, people are practicing social distancing and most companies have made the work-from-home policy mandatory for the next couple of weeks at least. Wondering what to do in that extra free time you'll have during social distancing? Well, managing both your expectations and time should be your number one priority. So, sit down with a pen and pad and jot down everything you've been wanting to do for long. Then, pick the ones that can be done indoors. To help you get started, we've listed some fun ways to manage social distancing like a boss! Check them out.
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Did you know that if you went to South East Asia you would be forbidden from traveling with a specific fruit, or that if you were in Europe you probably wouldn't be able to find jelly cup sweets? Check out this gallery of 19 foods that are banned in different parts of the world.
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Food is comforting! It doesn’t matter if you crave a savory dish or a sweet delight; some foods can easily make you feel better. Many foods are linked with fond memories that bring back priceless moments of nostalgia with each bite. Since these foods hold a special place in one’s heart, it’s no surprise that these classics have a healthy take. Eat away large portions without feeling guilty!
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Explore an assortment of sweet treats and drinks to showcase not just your patriotism but also your culinary skills and festive cheer this Fourth of July. The Fourth of July is incomplete without fireworks, and we’re not just talking about the iridescent ones in the sky. That’s right. As the holiday weekend draws near, people across the country are gearing up to celebrate in the best way possible — by putting out a feast! From red, white, and blue colored cookies to ice-cold spritzers, popsicles, and other sweet delights, the list of foods to choose from is endless. To make your decision easier, we bring you the 20 best Fourth of July recipes you can make right at home and celebrate in style.
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There are chances that you may have coins worth hundreds of dollars in your wallet right now. Want to know which ones to keep and which ones to give away? For most people, coins are worth their face value. But to collectors, some are worth more than an ounce of gold. While it's true that coin collecting requires time and effort, if you educate yourself on how to identify rare coins, the results will be rewarding. However, not all old coins are valuable. To identify a rare coin, it's important to know certain factors like its age, rarity, condition, printing errors, and historical significance. Sounds too tedious? Fret not, we have a handy list of some of the most precious coins, from lowest to highest.
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Archaic items may not seem fancy, but they sure do cost a bomb. These common antiques you find lying around the house are a favorite among buyers. Throwing away old products to make way for new ones is quite common, given that we have only so much space? Unless, of course, you're a hoarder, and you can't seem to part with things you don't use them anymore. That being said, you might want to consider holding on to specific objects, such as the ones listed below. These common household articles from the bygone years are considered to be quite valuable and can fetch you tons of money if sold to the right buyer. Like they say, "Old is gold."
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If you're a motorhead and can't get enough of sprawling mean machines, then take a look at some of the most amazing supercars of the year. These cars are quite special and the exorbitant prices aren’t the only factor that makes them awe-inspiring; it is the technology involved in crafting the perfect car, the ingenious features embedded succinctly into these supercars, and the fact that some of these cars are so rare that you won’t find them zooming past you in the streets. So, go ahead, appreciate these beasts to your heart’s content.
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Our taste buds agree in a heartbeat that desserts are the gateway to eternal happiness. From cakes and rolls to tarts, here’s our list of top choices. There are two kinds of people in the world: the first kind loves desserts and the bunch loves it even more! None of us can deny the alluring magnetism of desserts—how they pull us closer even after we’ve shamelessly had more just our share. To make it even better, there’s an overwhelming variety that spans across the globe. And each one of them holds a special place in our hearts. So, we’ve shortlisted our absolute favorites, from the yummy street bites to the delectable, posh ones. Bon appétit!
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Fashion is all about personal choices, and it is a fantastic way of expressing yourself. It gives you room to experiment until you find your own personal style. Some of the best designers end up creating masterpieces that are flaunted by celebrities on the red carpet or otherwise as well. Take a look at some of the most luxurious brands in the world.
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Toast them, roast them, or sauté them! From salads to desserts, avocados go into almost everything. Check out these delish avocado recipes you must try. What we love about avocados is that you can eat them anytime, and with anything. Add them to breakfast, brunch, lunch, snack, dinner, and even dessert and cocktails! You will be surprised to know that you can do more than just guacamole and salads with this wonderful Mexican staple fruit. You can make margaritas, puddings, breads, truffles, smoothies, summer rolls, and even ice cream with avocados. Don’t believe us? Check out these awesome avocado recipes we have curated that you must absolutely try.
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Superfoods are loaded with a powerful punch of nutrients. From berries to fruits, seeds to nuts, here are 30 superfoods that you must try to include in your diet.
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From Alabama to Wyoming, every state has some iconic flavors and dishes. We've listed the most popular and renowned food from every state so you know exactly what to order the next time you visit!
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Straight back and painless shoulders a thing of the past? Every muscle you move reminds you of your age? Time to stand tall and stretch them then! Here’s a bitter truth: Most of us aren’t born athletic, and use a precious few muscles in our day-to-day. We carry our stress in our shoulders, neck, or even jaw and often tighten them for hours, aided by our sedentary lifestyles. As a result, any attempt to reach out for that remote on the far end of the sofa makes our bodies hurt. To undo some of the harm without using up a chunk of the day, here are several doorway stretching exercises. All you need is a doorway, some motivation, and your desire to be healthy and pain-free.
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We love trying food from different places. So, let’s take a trip across the world and discover the culture and history of all our favorite dishes. Enjoy! Some of us are particularly in love with a specific cuisine, while some others like to dabble in dishes. But with all the international ruling of other continents and traveling the ancestors did, it’s difficult to predict the origins of these culinary favorites. If you think you’re a foodie of a high level, then you possibly already know the history of these favorite delicacies. Get reading and find out if you really know it all about food. You’re in for a delicious surprise!
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Over the years, how we perceive yoga has transformed significantly. It’s no longer recognized as spiritual gymnastics practiced by Indian saints. Studies revealed the exact science of how yoga helps to not only reduce the symptoms of diseases that bother us frequently but also helps free people from stress, anxiety, and mild depression. Practicing different yoga postures for fitness burns fat and tones your muscles. Including these into your routine will enhance the overall strength and fitness of your body.
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With 5,000 years of ancient philosophy, yoga has prevailed in India as the key to lock negativity, impurities, and physical and mental stress. The knowledge of asanas was then shared with believers from distant lands so that people could learn about the benefits to channel positive energy. This is why we would like to pay it forward with 25 popular yoga asanas. It may be challenging at first, but it sure is fun to learn for a healthier living.
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It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that desserts have the superpower of making even the lousiest of days better. If you believe in this as much as we do, then check out this gallery taking you on a journey to tables around the world. From decadent cakes to chocolate laden pies, we’ve covered it all.
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Want to try something new and exciting to spice things up? Check out these cool DIY food kits that will add a dash of fun to your everyday cooking affair. After spending almost all your free time at home, you have probably tried everything in the book to keep yourself entertained. Since going out to eat every day is no longer an option, cooking may have become a challenge. And although there are a plethora of recipes online, they would need some exotic ingredients and special equipment. So, to make things easier, here we have 20 DIY food kits to make cooking at home fun.
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Breakfasts are the ultimate meal of the day. Plus, they are versatile. Here are 20 breakfast ideas that’ll inspire you to have your breakfast for dinner. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. In fact, some of the treats that we serve ourselves for breakfast are so delicious that you may want to have them for dinner, too. But what’s stopping us from doing this? If you blame the lack of versatile recipes, don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. From the classics to pasta for breakfast, here are some delicious recipe ideas that make a great breakfast for dinner.
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Having a tough time catching up on some sleep? Try these easy feng shui hacks so that you can sleep through the night like a baby. You can thank us later! Your health mostly depends on how well you sleep. Getting a good night’s rest is essential in keeping our body and mind healthy. It also helps you carry out everyday activities with ease. After a long day of work, we often look forward to just crashing on our bed and snoozing away. But if your body doesn’t get the rest it needs, even nine hours of sleep won’t seem sufficient. Here are some easy ways to feng shui your room to get a good night’s sleep.
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You don’t have to spend ten hours on the Internet browsing for recipes. In this article, we’ve listed 20 recipes for desserts you can whip up in a jiffy. Often served last in the course of dishes, dessert is what everyone always looks forward to. It perfectly wraps up a meal, and its simple presence can bring delight to everybody’s face. If you're experiencing a rotten day or merely wish to bake some delicious sugary goodness for your loved ones, check out these fabulous dessert recipes you can make in under ten minutes. So, put your chef’s hat on and set about cooking. Whip and bake away!
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Caught between the dilemma of ordering junk food and eating healthy? We’ve got you covered. Try making these low-carb meals that you can serve in minutes! It can get frustrating when you have no food at home after a long day of work. In moments like these, you tend to make unhealthy choices and order takeout food. Unfortunately, when we do order in, we don’t necessarily make the best food choices and fill ourselves with too many carbs, fats, and other additives that we know nothing about. Instead of going down that road, we recommend you try out these easy recipes that you can make at home within minutes.
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With winter around the corner, your hair needs some TLC to brace the cold. Check out this early guide to nourish your hair and keep it ready for winter. You may enjoy the cold weather, but your hair probably won’t. Winters can dehydrate your hair and make it dry and brittle. Preparing your hair to brace the harsh weather is a must, and the best way to do so is by following a few hair care tips. As we're still smack dab in the middle of a pandemic, hair pampering must be taken care of at home. Check out these 20 tips to get rid of those split ends and dry, brittle hair.
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Squats are helpful, but only if you’re doing it right! From bent knees to raised heels, here are some mistakes to avoid if you want some serious gains. Squats are the ultimate move if you want something effective. This strength exercise is highly recommended by nutritionists and physical therapists alike, as it helps build core strength and improves muscle mass. However, getting it right is somewhat difficult. The simple routine often gets complicated because of too many variations. Thankfully, we’re here to inform you about some common squat mistakes and what you must do to avoid them.
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Need to revive your reading streak? Or looking for new books for your TBR pile? Here are some popular titles book lovers all over are reading right now. Whether you are a fan of swooning romances, thrilling Sci-fi, captivating non-fiction, or juicy mysteries, there’s no denying that books are the ultimate mode of escapism. Wherever you are, books are portable traveling machines. If you’ve been thinking about catching up on your ever-increasing TBR list, let us help you with some new and yet-to-be-released titles that every bibliophile is talking about right now.
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These athletes made their millions playing professional sports and then some more with their entrepreneurial skills. Here are 20 of the richest Olympians. It is every athlete’s dream to represent their country in the Olympics. But only a few talented and hardworking sportspersons make the cut. Stepping up on the podium, receiving the medal, and proudly listening to their national anthem is every sportsman’s dream. And once they earn a place, sponsorships and brand endorsements follow suit. We bring to you 20 athletes who made their millions after winning or participating in the Olympics.
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Get your daily dose of iron, along with other necessary nutrients, with these vegetarian recipes. They're wholesome and oh so nummy that you'll want more. The importance of meeting your daily iron requirements cannot be overstated. And if you’re a vegetarian, you need to pay special attention to the amount of iron you intake. Most plant-based sources provide non-heme iron, so you need to pair them with enough vitamin C-rich fruits and vegetables to help your body absorb iron easily. From beans and lentils to leafy greens and tofu, these recipes use all potent sources of iron for easy, mouth-watering dishes to keep you healthy and happy.
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Don’t let working from home take a toll on your body. Try these simple chair exercises to get rid of aches and pains and increase your flexibility. We might be in the middle of a pandemic, but we still have work to do. If you’re working from home, you’re most likely spending your day sitting on a chair. Perhaps you have an ergonomic chair, but sitting in the same place for prolonged hours will eventually lead to aches and pains and other problems. There are plenty of exercises you can do while sitting that will loosen your muscles and improve your body posture. Here are some easy but proven workouts you can try.
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Sports phrases being used as common workplace jargon are proof of the uncanny similarities between sports and the corporate world. How many do you know? The similarities between a sports game and the corporate world are remarkable. Both have teams working towards winning the match or completing the business target or goals. A couple of wrong moves can cost the team their hard work. No wonder you can find quite a bit of sports lingo being used in boardroom meetings and even between two colleagues. Here are 20 sports phrases that have knowingly or unknowingly become workplace jargon.
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How long has it been since you last organized your makeup? Here are some tips and tricks to help you clean and care for your makeup accessories with ease. We are all guilty of constantly buying new makeup products. Whether it is that new shade of lipstick or that incredible brow gel, there is always something that catches our eye. However, many of us invest in these products only to not maintain them. This, in turn, reduces its shelf life, and your hard-earned money goes down the drain. So, to make the most of these products and avoid any unwanted skin reactions and allergies, here are a few tips.