Valentine’s Day Photo Tips

No matter your Valentine’s Day plans, make sure you don’t forget to bring your camera (or smart phone) to snap pictures of the night. To capture picture-perfect moments, check out our seven Valentine's Day picture taking tips: 1.  Adjust the aperture. If you are using a camera where the aperture can be adjusted, make it as wide as possible so the subject you are photographing is in focus while the rest of the...

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Refrigerator Air Filters: What are they and when should you change them?

If your refrigerator has an ice maker or water dispenser, it's easy to understand why it needs a water filter, but you may be surprised to discover that your refrigerator likely also has an air filter. The experts at Electrolux explain everything you need to know about refrigerator air filters, an important component of many fridges! What is a refrigerator air filter? A refrigerator is essentially a closed box,...

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What Does the Permanent Press Cycle Do?

Ask the average person, aside from the most knowledgeable or experienced of laundry enthusiasts, what is the Permanent Press cycle on their washer, and you’re likely to receive a blank stare in return. We’ve all seen it, we’ve all wanted to use it, but most of us have been afraid to do so because very few seem to know what it will actually do to our clothes. Is Permanent Press a real setting or just a funny...

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How to Make Red Onion Marmalade: KitchenAid Stand Mixer Recipe

Last modified: January 12th, 2017 Are you tired of using the same old condiments? Make your own healthy marmalade with this easy and tasty red onion marmalade recipe! What is red onion marmalade?   A preserve similar to jam, red onion marmalade works as a great accompaniment to crackers, cheese, burgers or anything that you think needs an extra zing of flavor. What else can you use red onion marmalade ...

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Top Tech Gifts Over the Years

It seems like even the youngest recipients on your holiday gift list this year are asking for tech gifts. From tablets and mp3 players to video game consoles and 4K TVs, grandparents down to their grandkids want tech gadgets this holiday season. Has it always been that way? What were some of the best tech gifts given over the last century? 1920s With the war over and the Great Depression starting at the end of t...

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Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

When you were on the couch in a post-turkey coma on Thanksgiving, thoughts of completing your Christmas shopping list were far from your mind. But now Christmas is right around the corner. We’ve pulled out some great ideas for your shopping list by recipient and price. No more excuses, its go time! Here we’ve mapped out your path to success: Gifts for him Need a little inspiration for the special man in your...

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Black Friday Tips

Ready for the biggest shopping day of the year? With bellies full from Thanksgiving feasts, you and your family can hit up your favorite stores and shopping centers while keeping in mind these Black Friday shopping tips. You can also refer to our 15 Tips for Surviving Black Friday Weekend from Buzzfeed! Research Don’t get caught in the hype of Black Friday and purchase a big ticket item without doing your res...

25 Nov 11:37 AM 0 Read More...

Running Gadgets, Gear & Wearables for Your Thanksgiving Day Race

Whether you call it a “turkey trot” or simply a Thanksgiving Day race, there are hundreds of races available across the country on Turkey Day! If you’re planning on participating in a race before celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday, we have outlined some of the best race wearables to help you prepare for the run and meet your goals at the finish line. Haven’t signed up yet? Find Thanksgiving-themed races n...

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Hosting Thanksgiving (or Friendsgiving) for the First Time

If it’s your first time hosting Thanksgiving (or Friendsgiving!), you might feel a little nervous about the big day. Follow our tips below to make the entire day run smoothly. As an added tool, we’ve created a holiday dinner timeline to help you time your meal just right. Enlist the help of others Luckily, the Thanksgiving menu is probably pretty set in stone, so there should be little mystery about what to ...

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Scary Movie Night Ideas

Hosting a scary movie night, but not sure what to watch? Get the popcorn ready and cue up your Netflix (or hit the library to rent some of these classics). We’ve compiled a comprehensive list that includes some of the best movies for your scary movie party based on what you’re in the mood for. You have young children in the room Our recommendation: “Nightmare Before Christmas” (1993). The tale of Jack, ...

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