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Mother’s Day is this Sunday, and it isn’t a happy celebration for everyone. Whether your relationship with your mom isn’t great, your mother has passed away, or you’ve struggled with having kids, Mother’s Day can be a painful reminder of what you’ve gone through. If you’re dreading this particular holiday, we’d like…Read more...

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If you don’t own a pressure cooker, today’s a great day to fix that, as Amazon’s knocked the month-old Instant Pot IP-DUO Plus60 down to $99 today, or $20 less than usual.Read more...

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It’s finally getting hot outside again, which means it’s time to break out the shorts. If you need some new options for your wardrobe, Amazon’s discounting dozens of Lee shorts, capris, skirts, and other garments that leave parts of your leg exposed to just $18-$25. Just note that like all Gold Box deals, these…Read more...

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Remember last week, when I asked y’all what money advice you wish you would’ve gotten sooner? You shared some great answers, but many of you said it wasn’t about when you got the advice, it was more about when you decided to actually take it.Read more...

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In the months after my kids were born, the news cycle would send me into tailspins of anxiety and fear. The Penn State sex-abuse scandal and the Newtown shootings paralyzed me for days—I wept while changing diapers, wept in the bathtub, wept while pushing the stroller down the street. What might have been (merely!)…Read more...

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Different types of vacations require different gear, and one of the biggest choices most of us make as we head off to the airport is the choice between packing everything into a backpack or a suitcase. They each have their strengths and weaknesses and are better suited for certain situations.Read more...

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The Root Old Girlfriends and Authors Are Attempting to Delegitimize Barack and Michelle’s Black Love | Fusion I Have Just One Thing to Say About This Video of Donald Trump Driving | Deadspin This Matt Harvey Thing Is Only Going To Get Worse Before It Gets Better | The Muse Teens Deserved More Than 13 Reasons Why Gave ThemRead more...

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Fascinated by the sound of your own voice? Wish you could hear your significant other whisper sweet “turn left here” into you ear while on the road? Well, now you can with Waze on Android.Read more...

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Of every 100,000 Americans, 451 of us will get cancer in a given year. But that varies depending on where you live: some counties have higher cancer rates than others. And those rates match up pretty well with this map of environmental quality, which you should check out now—because it may be the last of its kind.Read more...

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Hello, and welcome back to to What’s Cooking?, the weekly open thread where you get to share all of your brilliant thoughts, advice, recipes, and opinions on all things edible. Mother’s Day is fast approaching, so we should probably talk about that.Read more...

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We’ve told you the best times of year to buy anything, but what if you want to sell your junk, not accumulate more of it? Here are the best months to sell everything that’s currently collecting dust in your closets.Read more...

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Last week my coworker and friend Julianne Escobedo Shepherd slid into my Slack DMs and asked a question no one has ever asked me before. “Do you like smelling good?” Though I consider myself to be a relatively clean person—I shower daily, use Listerine, and don’t wear dirty clothes—I don’t necessarily approach…Read more...

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Back in early 2015 we got in your pants to ask about your top choice in men’s underwear. While your hundreds of nominations surfaced some great brands, cotton, nylon, and polyester ended up ruling the winners bracket.Read more...

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Gretchen Rubin practically invented the concept of hacking your happiness. With her blog and then best-selling book The Happiness Project, she’s been experimenting for years with how to find and maintain happiness in this crazy world.Read more...

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The Root Ohio Teacher Fired for Dragging Preschooler Down Hallway | Jezebel The Wedding of the Century Took Place This Weekend | Deadspin The Oilers Reminded Everyone They Have A Young Superstar Not Named Connor McDavid | Fusion France’s Far Right Isn’t Going Anywhere |Read more...

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$170 off Anker’s PowerHouse battery, Sony Bluetooth headphones, and Mother’s Day watches and bracelets lead off Monday’s best deals.Read more...

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Usually a new Oreo flavor would be the big Oreo news of the day, but not today, my friends. There is a new flavor, but there’s also a chance to see the novelty Oreo of your dreams become a reality, and win “$500K and VIP OREO access to upcoming releases and top-secret prototypes.”Read more...

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Anker has continued its inexorable march towards producing anything that includes a battery with the gargantuan PowerHouse electric “generator,” and you can save $170 on yours for a limited time, the best price ever by $70.Read more...

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If you want to cut the cord, but can’t abide earbuds, Sony’s popular on-ear MDRXB650BTs are on sale for $68 right now, an all-time low, and a match for Black Friday. These include NFC pairing, a built-in microphone, and 30 hours of battery life, and you even get your choice of three different colors.Read more...

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Whistleblowing is in the news this week: Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates is preparing to testify in front of a Senate panel on May 8th, and CNN reports that she will say she warned the White House about Michael Flynn’s connections with Russia almost three weeks before Flynn was fired.Read more...

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Philips Hue bulbs and lights are mostly confined to a single room in your home, with one notable exception: The battery-powered Hue Go, which is down to an all-time low $49 today, or roughly $20-$25 less than usual. .Read more...

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iPhone: Your iPhone has a built in world clock, but it kind of sucks. Zones is not only a better alternative, it also packs in features Apple’s option should have.Read more...

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Computer specs can be a baffling mix of acronyms and numbers at the best of times, but it’s worth learning something about them: It’ll help you choose a new computer, troubleshoot your old computer, and generally understand more about the relationship between the specs on the page and the experience you’re getting.Read more...

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Amazon device deals, an incredibly popular carpet cleaner, and Anker’s smallest Bluetooth headphones lead off Sunday’s best deals. Read more...

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There are so many different period tracking apps because there are so many different reasons to use one: maybe you want to watch out for fertile days so you can get pregnant, or maybe you want to track your moods and symptoms every day so you can figure out if you get headaches or feel cranky in sync with your cycle.…Read more...

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