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10 Things You Should Never, Ever Say In a Fight With Your Girlfriend or Wife

10 Things You Should Never, Ever Say In a Fight With Your Girlfriend or Wife. The occasional heated conversation is inevitable in any romantic relationship. In fact, it’s a necessary part of healthy communication (here are 6 fights every happy couple should have).

But when you’re fired up, you may not choose your words carefully, and an offhand comment can easily escalate into a full-blown battle. Strike these phrases from your arsenal the next time you’re arguing with your partner.

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How This Guy Rakes In $20,000 a Year By Visiting Garage Sales

How This Guy Rakes In $20,000 a Year By Visiting Garage Sales

How This Guy Rakes In $20,000 a Year By Visiting Garage Sales
You can make even more if you have a heart of stone.

Every Saturday morning, I go to old people’s houses and rob them blind.I’m not a criminal, per se—just a picker: someone who buys and resells other people’s unwanted stuff. There are millions of pickers in America just like me who share questionable real-world skill sets, a talent for dishonor, and an intense desire to remain living indoors.
Picking boosts my annual income by $20,000 and demands only 3 to 5 hours of my week. Here’s how you can do it, too … just not in my territory, okay? Read More
6 Reasons Your Breath Reeks

6 Reasons Your Breath Reeks—Other Than Bad Hygiene

6 Reasons Your Breath Reeks—Other Than Bad Hygiene. If brushing your teeth isn’t doing the trick, your body might be trying to tell you something

You brush, floss, and rinse with mouthwash a couple times a day, avoid garlic bread on a first date, and always pop a mint after your morning coffee—yet somehow your breath still stinks. What gives?

Poor oral hygiene is not the most common cause of bad breath, says Harold Katz, D.D.S., bacteriologist, and founder of the California Breath Clinics. Most chronic bad breath is actually due to dry mouth: When you don’t have enough moisture, the bacteria that live in your mouth thrive.

“When you sleep at night there’s little or no saliva production,” explains Dr. Katz. “That’s what causes dryness and morning breath.”

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That Reusable Grocery Bag Is Making You Fat

STUDY: That Reusable Grocery Bag Is Making You Fat

STUDY: That Reusable Grocery Bag Is Making You Fat. If you come home with a bounty of Cheetos and chips, this might be why

Helping the environment might come at the price of a bigger belly: Shopping with a reusable grocery bag may make you buy more junk foods, a new study from Harvard suggests.

In the study, people who brought reusable grocery bags with them to the supermarket were 7 percent more likely to snag foods high in fat, sugar, or sodium—like chips or ice cream—than shoppers who just grabbed a plastic bag at the checkout.

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summer drinks

Cocktail recipe the flotante

Cocktail recipe the flotante. We’re in a rum mood this week. We’ve got a buffoon for a Foreign Secretary, a new PM only her parents could love and, in spite of the swell of public outcry, the country has cashed in a one-way ticket down the swanny. It’s time to head to sunnier pastures, for a well-deserved spot of the three Rs: rest, relaxation, and rum.

Can’t afford the airfare? Don’t fret. We’ve got you covered, with a sprightly Polynesian cocktail recipe from Nico Peratinos of London cocktail and tapas bar Aqua Nueva.

“This is a refreshing, citrusy drink with notes of sweetness coming from the pineapple and passionfruit syrup,” explains Peratinos. “It’s one of those drinks you can enjoy at any time of the day – and if you don’t mix it with anything else, you’ll totally avoid a hangover.”

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the best blaizers

The best blaizers for men

The best blaizers for men.
The wise man’s wardrobe is built on cornerstones: the T-shirt for the beach (or the bar), a pair of Derbies for work (or a wedding) and the blazer for, well, pretty much everything.

Despite menswear’s gradual drift from dandy to dressed-down, there remain those sartorial classics that never seem to lose their clout. The blazer is one such stalwart: it’s the piece you reach for when getting dressed to boss that job interview, for wooing the one that could be ‘the one’, or for any of life’s situations where it pays to look that little bit sharper.

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