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Eliminate Stress Using the ‘Tapping’ Technique

By Emily Price Everyone gets stressed, be it from their job, their partner, or even just reading the news. For me, my typical solution to a stressful situation is to go on a walk and think about something else. When I get back to my desk or that fight with my boyfriend everything doesn’t seem… Continue reading Eliminate Stress Using the ‘Tapping’ Technique

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How to Successfully Pack Beer and Wine in Your Suitcase

By Emily Price When some people go on vacation they bring back magnets or postcards. I bring back booze. For a long time I was just bringing back beer to give as gifts or share with friends, but that eventually evolved to spirits as well. When I went to Scotland earlier this year my home… Continue reading How to Successfully Pack Beer and Wine in Your Suitcase

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Are Any Stuffing Mixes Worth Their Salt?

By Sam Bithoney on Skillet, shared by Sam Bithoney to Lifehacker By now you know Thanksgiving is a little more than two weeks away. Many of you have made preparations; you’ve ordered your turkey, practiced making pies and spent months stalking the green bean market for price fluctuations. And yet, so many of us—us who… Continue reading Are Any Stuffing Mixes Worth Their Salt?

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Use Google’s Password Alert Extension to Prevent Phishing

By Patrick Lucas Austin Phishing attacks, wherein scammers pretend to be legitimate companies in order to trick you into handing over sensitive information like usernames, passwords, or credit card information, are getting more difficult to spot. Even Google is susceptible to more sophisticated attacks, which have popped up everywhere from… … …read more

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Amazon’s Echo Plus Gets Close to Giving Us the Easy Smart Home We Deserve

By Adam Clark Estes on Gizmodo, shared by Virginia K. Smith to Lifehacker Despite what you may have read, the Amazon Echo was never a do-anything smart home device. Sure it could tell you about the weather and maybe control your lights, but it lacked the under-the-hood hub capabilities that could make all your connected… Continue reading Amazon’s Echo Plus Gets Close to Giving Us the Easy Smart Home We Deserve