Why Do Cats Fear Cucumbers?

Nov 29, 2022

Some people adore cats, and some do not, but what amuses them alike is seeing a cat jump out of its skin at the mere sight of a cucumber. You might have seen such videos making rounds on social media with tons of views and likes, but have you ever wondered why cats fear cucumbers? While there’s no scientifically backed answer to this question, there are two popular theories that make sense. Sudden intrusion Why Do Cats Fear Cucumbers? It is prudent to mention that being super-aware of ...read more

20 Best Gifts for Aunts Who Are Always There

Nov 29, 2022

via merchant For aunts on-the-go: Five-Minute Journal This guided mindfulness journal only asks for five minutes out of the day, so even the busiest aunts can find some time for rest and reflection. It has six months worth of gratitude prompts, daily highlights and inspirational quotes, so your aunt won’t have to buy a replacement any time soon. Made from recyclable, sustainably sourced paper with a natural linen fabric cover, this journal will look beautiful on her bedside table ...read more

25 Kickass Random Facts List #786

Nov 28, 2022

Here are 25 kickass random facts. For part 785, click here 1-5 Kickass Random Fact 1. In 1822, a stork arrived in Germany with an arrow through its neck. The wood was from central Africa, over 3000 miles away. This convinced zoologists that birds migrated in the winter, and disproved other theories such as underwater hibernation, or transformation into other animals (like mice). – Source 2. Actor Kevin Bacon pays off DJs when he attends weddings so that they won’t play “Footloose. ...read more

I Can’t Stop Thinking About These Wayfair Black Friday Deals for 2022

Nov 28, 2022

Sponsored By: Wayfair This piece was created in partnership with Wayfair, an online retailer that delivers furniture, home decor, and household products with free shipping. Wayfair Black Friday deals: What to expect How long has it been since inspiration hit and you gave your home a decor refresh? Enter Black Friday at Wayfair, one of the top-visited home goods stores online. With a selection of thousands of markdowns to choose from, this retailer is the place to score high quality furniture s ...read more

Who Was the Leatherman, the Mysterious Nomad of the 1800s?

Nov 28, 2022

In the 19th century, a nomadic figure known only as the “Leatherman” became a celebrity in the northeast of America. His clockwork-like comings and goings across New York and Connecticut were greatly anticipated by many. But though many people knew him, the identity and history of this leather-clad vagrant is a mystery that continues centuries later. The life of the Leatherman Old Leatherman. Image courtesy: Derby Public Library via backwoodshome.com Between the years 1857 to 1889, ...read more

Here’s How to Read the Virgin River Books in Order

Nov 27, 2022

RD.COM, VIA MERCHANT (8) Read your way through Virgin River Wondering what to do while you wait for Netflix’s Virgin River Season 5 to drop in 2023? We suggest immersing yourself in the books that inspired the show. There are more than 20 titles in Robyn Carr’s book series, but reading the Virgin River books in order will help you stay on top of the rapidly expanding cast of characters and the twists and turns of their lives. There’s no denying the appeal of the charming fi ...read more

The Best Fast-Food Chicken Nuggets, Ranked

Nov 27, 2022

Kristina Vänni For Taste of Home Chicken nuggets, anyone? An order of chicken nuggets certainly brings back the nostalgia of childhood. Yet that crispy outside and tender, juicy inside still makes them a fast-food favorite for adults. Like fast-food French fries, good chicken nuggets are hard to resist. We tried eight of the most popular fast-food nugs and analyzed each order based on the tastiness of the chicken as well as the signature crisp outer coating. To really judge the ...read more

How to Make 4-Ingredient Chocolate Dump Cake

Nov 27, 2022

Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Ratings and prices are accurate and items are in stock as of time of publication. This chocolate dump cake fits right in with busy schedules—it requires no sifting, whisking or decorating. Just dump, stir, bake and serve this decadent dessert. There are quite a few desserts that start with a box of chocolate cake mix, and this chocolate d ...read more

Top Interesting Facts About Online Casinos

Nov 27, 2022

When we look at the modern casino industry and how the current online market is growing, it’s easy sometimes to forget how we got here and some of the events that have led up to the current state of things. There are many fascinating facts that we can look at that have shaped the modern casino and online casino industry we enjoy today.  Gambling originated in Italy It is said that modern gambling practices can be traced back to the ancient Romans. Gambling has been around even before th ...read more

The 5 Best Washer and Dryer Brands, According to Experts

Nov 26, 2022

SAUL LOEB/GETTY IMAGES Shop the best washer and dryer brands of 2022 Like every other appliance you own—your dishwasher, refrigerator and oven included—a great washer and dryer can majorly improve your life. Having a high-quality washer and dryer set from one of the most reliable appliance brands can simplify the process of washing and drying your clothing, cutting down the time it takes you to get the chore done, extending the life span of your clothes and linens and, if you op ...read more