Dunkin' Donuts Expanding to California
Dunkin' Donuts is expanding over the next few years, planning to jump from 10,000 to 15,000 locations. They're starting in California in 2015, making a lot of celebrities very happy. Gillian Pensavalle has the story.
Eggs, Sweet Potatoes, Other Foods to Grow Hair Fast
Long, beautiful hair is a hot commodity, but waiting for it to grow can be a pain. Before you look to supplements and products to grow your locks, there are a few foods you can add to your diet that can help speed hair growth. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the best foods to help hair grow fast.
Weird Sex Laws
The good ole US of A has some very weird laws when it comes to sex. Which state has the oddest? It could be Wisconsin's ban of guns, Alaska's concern about moose, Massachusetts' ban on sleeping with rodeo clowns or the fact that it's simply illegal for consenting adults to have sex in Connecticut. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.
Natural Foods to Reduce Water Weight
Suffering from excess water weight is uncomfortable, and while there are many causes of water retention, there are a few foods that can help you get relief. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the top natural foods that help you beat bloat!
Happy National Tell an Old Joke Day
Happy National Tell an Old Joke Day, to celebrate, Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) went out on the street to ask people to tell an old joke.
Best Educational Apps for Young Kids
Technology is changing the way kids learn their ABCs, and if you're a parent, there's some tech you may want to check out. From learning the ABCs to entertaining games that help children learn to read, the latest apps can help inspire kids to learn. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) shares a few of the best educational apps for young kids.
Three Tips to Reverse the Signs of Aging
Getting older is inevitable, but there are a few lifestyle changes that can help reverse the signs of aging and keep you looking and feeling your best. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few tips to reverse the effects of time!
Stay UP on Summer Wedge Fashion
Whether you're hitting a vacation or a special event, you can give your style and your height a boost with the latest wedge shoe trends. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few affordable wedge styles to add an edge to your Summer look!
Shopping Apps to Save Big
Shopping never seems to lose its thrill, but there are a few apps that can add to the fun and help you save big while you shop! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few of the best shopping apps for frugal shoppers.
JDate Rebrands for Kids Today
New ads for JDate are targeting young people whether they're looking for love, or their parents think they should be. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) shows us.
Natural Tips to Lighten Hair for Summer
If you're after highlights without using pricy products or chemicals, there are a few tricks that can help you get sun-kissed locks at home! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few natural tips to lighten your hair this Summer.
Best Apps to Get Your News
Staying up to date on the latest news is hard when you have a busy lifestyle, but there are a few apps that can simplify the task. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few affordable apps to stay up to speed on the latest headlines.
Beauty Myths that Are Surprisingly True
When it comes to beauty we've heard a lot of stories, but it's important to be informed, and know which tales are fact and which are fiction. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) describes beauty myths that are actually true.
Game of Thrones Booze: Drink Like You're in Westeros
They're constantly drinking on 'Game of Thrones' and Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) shows you how to make your living room feel a little more like The Seven Kingdoms. But hopefully only with the booze because it can get pretty scary over there.
Fun Ways to Burn Calories this Summer
When it comes to getting fit, you don't have to spend hours at a gym. There are plenty of entertaining ways to burn calories and have fun this season. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few enjoyable Summer activities that can help you burn calories fast.
Healthy Tips to Beat a Hangover
If you're struggling after a night of drinking, there are a few helpful remedies you should try. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has tips to prevent a hangover.
Beets, Quinoa and Other Foods to Stay Focused
If you're binging on coffee or energy drinks to stay alert, you may want to change your ways. There are a few nutritious foods that can help you ditch caffeine, and boost your mind! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few of the best foods to stay focused!
Facts and Myths About Cellulite
No one is a fan of cellulite, but there are a lot of misconceptions about what it is, and how to avoid it. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few myths and facts about cellulite you may want to know.
3 Fun Fitness Apps to Kickstart Your Summer Health Plan
If you're trying to reach your fitness goals this summer you may want to grab your smartphone for some virtual personal training. Exercising can be a lot more entertaining with tech. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few fun and affordable apps to get fit this summer.
Salmon, Avocados and Other Foods to Keep You Feeling Full
If you think healthy foods won't fill you up, you may be surprised! There are plenty of fibrous, nutritious foods that will keep you satisfied long after you eat. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the best foods to keep you full longer!
3 Must Have Beauty Apps
Before you prep for a big night out, you may want to check out the latest apps. From virtual makeup to ordering a stylist right to your door, you can be pampered with some helpful tech! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has three of the best beauty apps to look your best this season.
Ranked: Best and Worst Fast Food Chains in the Country
Consumer Reports surveyed their readers about fast food chains and the results show some of the most popular restaurants in the country have the worst rated foods. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the details.
Want a Job Binge Watching Netflix?
Netflix is actually looking to hire someone to just watch Netflix and write tags that describe the shows and movies. Seriously. Unfortunately, it's limited to someone from the United Kingdom. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) wonders if this is the best job ever?
Guide to Making Big Batch Cocktails for Summer Parties
Specialty cocktails are fun and delicious, but they aren’t conducive to big summer gatherings. What host wants to spend the whole party making complicated drinks to order? And even if you’re fancy enough to hire a bartender, it’s still time consuming for the bartender. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) explains how you can make drinks in advance so everybody wins!
4 Simple Tips to Detox Your Home
While we may be careful about what we feed our bodies, the air in our home also affects our health. With a few simple precautions you can get rid of harmful toxins and clear the air. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has tips to help you detox your home.
3 Best Apps for a Faster Commute
Regardless of where you live, commuting to work can be a pain, but with the latest apps, you may find some helpful relief. Krystin Goodwin has a few of the best affordable apps to improve your commute.
Summer Nightlife Ensembles Under $65
Ladies, summer is finally here, and it's time to ditch the heavy cold weather garb and and explore the latest fashions! From lacy tops to upscale dresses, you can hit the town in style this season. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few affordable summer going out ensembles.
Celery, Watermelon and Other Foods to Hydrate for Summer
It's officially summer; and with high temps, keeping your body hydrated is important. While water is significant, there are hydrating foods that can help your body get the water it needs. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few refreshing foods you can try to stay hydrated this season.
Patriotic Party Pleasers for Independence Day
Celebrating Independence Day means friends, fun, and flavorful food. If you're planning to entertain, you can add flare to your holiday gathering with a few patriotic party pleasers. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some easy and fun party ideas for Independence Day!
Best Apps to Celebrate Independence Day
Independence Day is almost here, and wherever you plan to celebrate, your smartphone can help add an extra spark to your holiday! Krystin Goodwin highlights some of the best affordable apps to celebrate the 4th of July.
Natural Tips to Lower Blood Pressure
If you're struggling with high blood pressure you may be looking to make a lifestyle change, but before you go for a medication, there are a few natural approaches you should try. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some tips to lower blood pressure naturally.
3 Things Your Scale Won't Tell You
If you obsess over the digits on your scale, it's time to take a break. Your scale may tell you your weight, but it's leaving out some important info about your complete physical fitness. Krystin Goodwin (@krystin goodwin) highlights what your scale won't tell you.
Fourth of July Fashionable Must Haves
Independence Day is just around the corner, and it's time to break out your red, white and blues! From festive dresses, to patriotic shoes, you can show off your love for the USA with a few fashionable items. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few Fourth of July must-haves to help you look patriotic in style this holiday.
First Date Outfit Tips
When it comes to a first date, you want to dress for success. You want a look that's fashionable, confident and fabulous, to knock your date right off their feet! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few first date outfit tips to showcase your style and make a great first impression.
Frizz Fighting Products to Beat the Heat
With heat and humidity on the rise this season, taming your hair can be a task, but there are a few products that may just be your saving grace. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few of the best frizz fighting products to get fabulous summer hair.
Tips to Get Over Your Ex
Regardless of how it happened, ending a relationship hurts; but to really heal and move on, there are a few things you can try. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some tips to help you get over your ex.
Maternity Dress Fashions for Summer
Temps are on the rise, and if you're a mom-to-be, you may be looking for some cute and cozy dresses for the season. From pastel colors to comfy jersey knits, there are plenty of fashionable finds this season! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) highlights a few fabulous maternity dress styles for summer.
Study Finds Food Trucks Are Cleaner Than Most Restaurants
A study found food trucks and carts tend to receive less health and safety violations than most restaurants. Researchers analyzed more than 260,000 eateries in seven major U.S. cities. Buzz:60's Andrew Dymburt (@DymburtNews) has more.
Cherries, Bananas, Other Foods for a Great Night Sleep
Restless nights tossing and turning are the worst. Regardless of the reason, we've all been there, but there are a few helpful foods that can help you get the shut-eye you need. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the best snacks to help you snooze.
Cyber Dating Dos and Don'ts
With countless dating sites and apps, let's face it, the dating game has changed; but before you cyber shop for your soulmate, there are a few things you should know. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has your online dating tips.
Best Apps for Summer Nightlife
It's the season of warm temps and great nightlife, and whether you're hitting the beach or the club, your cell phone is a helpful tool to kickstart your next night out. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few of the best affordable apps for summer fun.
Chocolate Fried Chicken On Restaurant's Menu
Umami Burger Founder, Adam Fleischman, opens Choco Chicken in Los Angeles. The restaurant serves chocolate fried chicken and other savory/sweet concoctions. Buzz60's Leigh Scheps (@LeighTVReporter) reports.
Self Tanner Dos & Don'ts
Getting that perfect faux glow is tough! You want a great tan, without ending up looking like an oompa loompa?! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few sunless tan applying tips, to get glowing this season.
Best Apps for Productivity
It seems there's never enough time in the day to get everything done, but with a little tech help you can tackle tasks! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) highlights a few affordable apps to stay productive!
Hot Summer Sandal Styles
Heels are great, but why not look hot, and pamper your feet with a few fashionable, and affordable, sandal styles! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few budget-friendly sandal steals for summer.
Should Men Always Pay on the First Date?
A study by the Associated Press and WE tv asked people whether men should be responsible to pay on the first date. The results were pretty much as you'd expect, but Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) went to find out for himself.
What Singles Look for in a Mate with a Pet
PetSmart Charities and Match.com surveyed 1,000 singles to find out what they think about dating someone with a cat or a dog. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the results.
Hot One Piece Swimwear Summer Fashions
If you think a one piece bathing suit can't be as sexy as a bikini, you should check out the latest swimwear styles this season! From tube tops to cut out suits, the one piece has never been hotter! Krystin Goodwin highlights some of the most fashionable one piece swim suit styles for summer.
4 Best Disease Fighting Powerhouse Foods
If you're searching for the most nutritious foods, a new study has your answer. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Journal ranked the top powerhouse foods. These nutrient dense foods provide the body with the most essential nutrients your body needs, and help reduce the risk of chronic disease. Krystin Goodwin has the details.
Habits That Age You
We all long to look and feel young, but we all have our quirks; and when it comes to our bodies, there are a few habits you may be doing that could age you! Krystin Goodwin has tips on what to avoid to stay young and healthy.
How to Wear All White This Summer
Memorial Day is over, and it's time to break out your whites! From white jeans and blazers to killer white stems, there are plenty of ways to look fabulous in white this season. Krystin Goodwin has a few tips to rock all white in fashion this summer.
Purse Organizing Tips For Women on the Go
If finding items in your purse is as challenging as a scavenger hunt, you may want to re-evaluate what's in your bag. From condensing your wallet, to planning what you really need each day, there are a few tips that can help you get organized so you don't end up looking like a bag lady on the go. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few helpful tips to minimize your purse essentials.
The History of National Doughnut Day
National Doughnut Day is celebrated the first Friday in June and as Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) tells us, there's more to it than giving us license to eat sweets.
How To Wear Midi Skirts This Summer
The midi skirt is making a full comeback, and it's a hot item for summer. From sleek office wear to casual weekend attire, there are a number of ways to pull off the midi. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few budget friendly midi skirt styles to glam up your style this season.
Popular Diet Myths Exposed
These days there are more than enough diets to choose from, but it's important to know which can help you, and which can be detrimental to your health. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the facts on dieting myths and how to shed pounds the healthy way.
Bakery Creates Alcoholic Gum Drops Called Rum Drops
The Prohibition Bakery in New York City is coming out with a line of boozy gum drops called Rum Drops. They're gum drops based off cocktails, and currently there is a Manhattan flavor, but creators are expanding to other flavors soon. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.
Best Apps for Summer Travel
Traveling can be stressful, but if you're a travel junkie, you may want to explore the latest tech tools. There are a few helpful apps that can save you time and energy wherever your travels may take you. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) highlights a few of the best travel apps for your summer getaways.
Skin Care Tips: What NOT To do for Flawless Skin
When it comes to skin care, we always hear tips on what we should be doing, but there are a few things you want avoid to get the flawless skin you've been looking for. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) explains what NOT to do to reveal a beautiful complexion!
Sunscreen Tips and Tricks for Summer
With summer's sun rays you want to take extra care of your skin. From application tips to key ingredients, you can find the best skincare products to protect your skin from head to toe. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few helpful tips for applying sunscreen this season.
Salmon, Almonds, Other Belly Flattening Foods for Summer
Summer is the season of celebrations and swimwear, but before you hit the beach there are a few natural foods that can help you stay slim and feel energized this season. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few belly flattening foods to help you stay fit!
4 Hot Summer Bag Styles Under $75
Summer is almost here, and it's time to strut your stuff with the latest bag fashions. From flashy details to hot colors, you can amp up your style with a few budget friendly items. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few fashionable summer bag styles, all under $75.
Hot Summer Dress Styles Under $70
With summer around the corner, it's time to turn up the heat with the latest dress fashions. From sheer lace fabrics, to bright colors and cuts, you can upgrade your wardrobe with hot new items! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few dress styles to heat up your look this season.
Avocado, Coconut Oil, More Natural Hair Care Tricks
Keeping your hair in shape can be a task. From split ends to brittle strands, it can be overwhelming, but you don't have to spend big on hair care products; there are a few natural methods you can try right from your home. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few do it yourself remedies to revive your hair!
3 Best Apps to Create Unique Father's Day Gifts
Father's Day is almost here, and if you need a unique gift, you may want to check out the latest tech! Whether dad is a sports fan, or a handyman, you can spoil him with helpful, digital gifts! Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the scoop on a few affordable apps to put a smile on dad's face this year.
Hot Summer Shades: Get the Celeb Look for Less
Summer is in sight, and you may be on the hunt for the perfect set of sunglasses. From celebrity styles to pairs that accentuate your features, you can find the right shades to match your style and your look. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin ) has tips on finding fashionable shades for you this season.
Radishes, Tomatoes, Other Natural Foods For Flawless Skin
If you're searching for flawless summer skin, there's no need to hit the stores for pricy products. You may just need to revamp your diet. From skin-boosting veggies, to collagen enhancing proteins, you can get a glowing complexion with natural food. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the details of what nutritious foods will get your skin glowing this season.
How to Rock the Jumper This Summer
Summer is in sight, and there is one item you don't want to be left without this season. From rompers in numerous patterns to stylish jumpers for the office, this season the onesie says it all. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some onesie fashions to heat up your summer look.
Swimsuit Shopping Tips for Perfect Fit
With hot temps on the way, you may be on the hunt for a new swimsuit. Before you hit the stores, there are a few tips that may help you find the best fit. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has helpful shopping tips to help you find a fabulous summer swimsuit.
Delicious Low-Calorie Poolside Treats for Summer
Summer is in sight, and whether you're hitting the beach or the pool, there are a few healthy recipes that can keep you cool and in shape this season. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few poolside treat recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth and keep you fit this season.
Bridesmaid Budgeting Tips
Being a bridesmaid can be pricey, but it doesn't have to be a budget-busting experience. From creating your own gifts, to opting out of the hair and makeup prep, there are a few tips that can help you save, so you can focus on the thrill of the experience and not the bill. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some money saving tips for bridesmaids.
4 Perfect Spring Work Looks Under $100
With temps warming up, you may be looking to revamp your spring workwear. From bright blazers to stylish jumpers, there are a few budget friendly items that will have you looking fabulous this season. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the scoop on where to find trendy business casual ensembles, all under $100.
4 Foods to Naturally Reduce Stress
Sometimes life gets stressful, but you can protect yourself and defeat anxiety, with a few natural options. From proteins that boost your mood, to veggies that keep brain cells healthy, adding a few foods to your diet can help minimize stress. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the details on how to boost your mood with superfood.
Beauty Essentials to Get the Perfect Faux Glow
If you're after that perfect summer glow, but don't want to spend hours in the sun, there are a few products that can get you and your complexion glowing this season. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has details on how to get a flawless sun-kissed look.
New Sunglasses Have Real Life Instagram Filter
These are not your average sunglasses, Tens shades have a built in photo filter giving everything in your life an Instagram makeover. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) tells you all about them.
Nutella Bar Opens in New York
Eataly in New York City is opening the city's first Nutella Bar. Dino Borri from Eataly says the Italian food hall is hoping to keep the bar open forever, but this is New York and even a chocolate spread bar isn't without its critics. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.
Burger King's New Breakfast Menu: Breakfast Burgers
Burger King is announcing it's plan to steal away some of the fast food breakfast business. It's plan is to just allow us to eat burgers earlier than our mother's would. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.
What Your Hairstyle May Say About You
If you're consistent with your hairstyle it may say a lot about your character. From the ponytail, to the bob cut, your hairdo may portray more than just a look. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has the details on how your hairstyle can showcase your style and your personality.
Match Your Tech to Your Look
Digital devices are changing the game of fashion. From iPad cases to the hottest smartphone covers, it's time to 'tech-cessorize' to match your style. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few tips on finding some wearable tech to play up your look!
Healthy Memorial Day Party Pleasing Recipes
Memorial Day is almost here, and if you're hosting a party, there are a few nutritious appetizers you may want to serve. From tasty summer rolls with avocado and veggies, to healthy spinach dip, your guests will be celebrating more than just the holiday. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some Spring time party pleasers for your Spring gatherings.
Best Spring Lipstick Shades to Heat Up Your Look
If you're looking to revamp your look this spring, you may want to take a look at some of the latest lipstick shades on the market. From hot red to ultra bright oranges, and even purple, you can amp up your look with a few hot new lip colors. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has this season's trending spring lip colors!
3 Best Apps to Create Unique Mother's Day Gifts
Finding a unique gift for Mother's Day can be difficult, but you can get techie this year and create one of a kind gifts right from your mobile device! From apps to create digital photo albums, to mailing cards from your phone, you can spoil your mom with the latest tech. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some free apps to help you create the perfect gift for Mother's Day.
Rare Futuro Home on eBay for $30,000
A rare Futuro home is for sale on eBay and the UFO looking structure is going for close to $30,000 dollars. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the details.
Best Beauty Buys Under $50 to Pamper Mom
With Mother's Day almost here, you may be on the hunt for a special gift, but you don't have to spend big on pricy products to find items she'll adore. From hydrating masques to moisturizing foundations, you can spoil your mom with budget friendly beauty products. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few beauty buys to spoil your mom for under $50.
Turn a Tiny Apartment into an Organized Palace
When you live in a small place, you want to maximize your space. From floating shelves, to quick tips to organize your mantel and add dimension, you can show off your life and your style to create your perfect home. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has tips to turn your small apartment into a chic palace.
Orange Peels, Strawberries, Other Fruits to Whiten Teeth
There's nothing like a beautiful pair of pearly whites, but you don't have to turn to pricy products to whiten your teeth. From fruits that break down plaque, to making your own whitening toothpaste, there are a few natural remedies that can give you the dazzling smile you want. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few simple tips to whiten teeth from your home.
Hot Spring Hairstyles: Get the Celebrity Look
If you're longing to revamp your hairstyle, you may want to check out the latest celebrity cuts. From the pixie to classic locks, you don't have to be a celeb to look like a superstar. Krystin Goodwin has the details on revamping your look with the latest trending spring hairstyles.
Spring Wedding Fashion Must Haves
It's wedding season, and you may be looking to revamp your formal wardrobe. From elegant jewelry to a stunning dress, you can light up your next wedding or event this season with a few fabulous items. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some stylish must haves for spring formal wear.
Best Diaper Bags to Match Your Lifestyle and Look
When you have a baby, leaving the house takes on a whole new meaning, and finding a versatile diaper bag can be tough. From large durable bags to chic totes with space, you want a bag that fits your lifestyle and your look. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some tips to find the right diaper bag for you and your little one this season.
Cocktail Topped with Burger, Wings, Pulled Pork is 5,000 Calories
Score on Davie, a bar in Vancouver, is boasting a new drink that's $60 and 5,000 calories. That's because it's topped with burgers, mac and cheese, hot dogs, chicken wings and a brownie. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) thinks it's a great example of using social media to get attention for a business.
Beauty and Fashion Tips for Summer Travel
Whether you're jetting around the world or heading on a weekend getaway, you want to look your best en route. From essential items to simple tips, you can pack like a pro and look great on the go. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has a few fashionable tips for summer travel.
Pregnancy: What to Expect Week 32 -- Shortness of Breath
At 32 weeks pregnant you could start feeling uncomfortable. Your uterus is expanding and begins to push on your other organs, like your lungs, making it difficult to take a full breath. Parenticity's Dawn Siff offers up some relief techniques and advises when you should go to the doctor in this Growing and Glowing report.
Pregnancy: What to Expect Week 19
You're 19 weeks pregnant and your baby now weighs about a half of a pound. One of the most important relationships you have during your pregnancy is with your doctor and you should feel comfortable asking him or her all sorts of questions. What do you do if it's not working out? Dawn Siff has some suggestions in this Parenticity: Growing and Glowing report.
Pregnancy: What to Expect Week 4
The doctor confirms you're pregnant. Now what? Parenting blogger and young mom Dawn Siff walks you through what to expect at Week 4 in this Parenticity: Growing and Glowing segment. She gives the rundown on what you should cut out, what you can still do and ways to battle morning sickness.
App Claims to Help Parents Conceive a Girl
The Stork Diet/Girl app is intended to help people who want to have a girl baby. It uses the latest research to propose a diet, when you should try and conceive, and what position you should use. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
What To Do and Not Do on Your Dating Profile
The location-based dating app Skout conducted a survey to see what showed up in its most popular profiles. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) shares how to make your online dating profile more attractive.
Domino's Introduces New Chicken Crust Pizza
Domino's is changing things up again and this time they are offering new Specialty Chicken dishes, which is basically pizza with a chicken kicker crust. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the details.
Blueberries, Beets, Other Detox Foods for Summer
Summer is just around the corner, and you want to look and feel your best, but you don't have to look far to give your body a refreshing boost; nature has the best solution. From super-foods to prevent infection, and boost brain function, to herbs that can remove toxins from your body, health food can give your body the boost you need. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has five natural foods that can help detox your body.
How to Make Healthy Protein Bars & Smoothies
With summer and beach season around the corner, you may be looking to jumpstart your health plan, but you don't have to splurge on the latest nutrition products. You can create delicious and nutritious treats to get fit, right from your own home. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some DIY recipes to help you get energized and in shape this season.
4 Best Fast Food 'Secret Menu' Items
Almost every fast food chain has a hidden menu. Here are some of the best secret menu items restaurants like Chipotle and Starbucks have to offer. Andrew Dymburt (@CantPinTheDym) has more.
5 Interview Fashion Tips for Less Than $50
First impressions are important, so when you're heading to a job interview, you want to dress to impress. From the right color, to the right fit, attention to detail can give you the boost you need to succeed. Krystin Goodwin (@krystingoodwin) has some tips to help you look and feel your best at your next job interview.
Rick Ross Starting Advice Column in Rolling Stone
'Ask A Boss With Rick Ross' will be the title of rapper Rick Ross' life advice column in Rolling Stone magazine. He'll be ready to answer questions about life, work or school. You can send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) wonders if Ross can help ASAP Rocky.
JRR Tolkien Version of 'Beowulf' to be Released
JRR Tolkien's version of the Anglo-Saxon epic poem 'Beowulf' is set to be released to the Tolkien-craving masses. Tolkien's son Christopher says the book focuses on the backstory of 'Beowulf,' which is written in alliterative verse. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) shows how difficult it is to write like that.
Urinating in Pools Worse Than We Thought
Apparently we should be even harder on people who pee in pools. A new study is saying urine mixed with chlorine forms by-products that are very bad for our health. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Milk and Cookie Shot Created by Cronut Baker
Following the success of the Cronut, Dominique Ansel is debuting the next big thing. It's an edible cookie shot with milk on the inside. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) is very excited.
First Look at Pizza Hut's Interactive Touchscreen Table Menu
Check out Pizza Hut's new concept: cool interactive touchscreen table menus that let you create and order your pizza from scratch. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) shows you the video and explains why Pizza Hut isn't the first pizza chain going digital.
Sexiest Hotel Bedrooms in the World
Travel publisher Mr. and Mrs. Smith ranks the sexiest hotel bedrooms in the world. You've got to see the pictures of these rooms to believe them! Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
The Best Suggestions for Lay's 'Do Us a Flavor' Campaign
Lay's is relaunching its 'Do Us a Flavor' campaign, asking the Internet to come up with the next potato chip flavor. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has some of the funniest suggestions, as well as some ideas from the Buzz60 studio.
Pregnancy: What to Expect Week 24 -- Classical Music?
You're 24 weeks pregnant and your baby can now hear all kinds of noises. What can you expose them to? Can they understand your voice? Should you only listen to classical music like Mozart? Dawn Siff explores this and more in this Parenticity: Growing and Glowing segment.
Lifeguard Drone Capable of Making Fast Rescues
An aerial drone created by RTS labs could be a big help when it comes to saving lives in the water. The drone can carry 3 life vests and can reach a person much faster than a human lifeguard. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Women Most Attracted to Men in Pickup Trucks
A survey by Insure.com asked men and women what types of vehicles are driven by the most attractive members of the opposite sex. The answers may surprise you! Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.
White Castle Now Taking Reservations for Valentine's Day Event
In case you have never heard about this amazing event, White Castle is once again celebrating Valentine's Day. The event has been going on for over 20 years, and has expanded from just a few locations to a nationwide, reservations-only tradition. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) fills you in.
Life in the Coldest City on Earth
Yakutsk, Russia is generally considered the coldest city on earth. During the winter the temperature averages -30 degrees Fahrenheit and lower. In fact, besides June, July and August, it doesn't get warm at all, but that doesn't slow life down. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Baby Polar Bear Takes Adorable First Steps
After a shaky start at birth, a 2-month-old baby polar bear at the Toronto Zoo is making great progress, taking its first few steps. Jen Markham has the adorable video.
The Most Expensive Real Estate Markets in America
A new report by Coldwell Banker shows the most expensive housing markets in America. The report is based on the listing prices of four-bedroom, two-bathroom homes. Where does your city rank? Andrew Dymburt has the details.
'Polar Vortex' Could Be Cause of Extreme Cold
You've probably heard people throwing out the term 'Polar Vortex' as the cause of the extreme cold that much of the U.S. is experiencing. So what does that mean exactly? Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
One Extra Shopping Day... for Health Care
The government is giving you one more shopping day to find health insurance. The deadline to get coverage for January 1st has been extended to Christmas Eve. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story.
Apple's Sentimental Christmas Commercial Has Major Flaw
Apple's new Christmas commercial is getting a lot of buzz, with some calling it sentimental and emotional, and others saying it tugs at the heartstrings. But there is one major flaw in the cute ad concerning the way video shot on an iPhone typically looks. As Krystin Goodwin has the details.
Have Your Cake And The Body You Want
Eating too much chocolate and cake usually triggers thoughts of guilt and weight gain. As John Basedow reports, however, a new study at Cornell University shows you can satiate a sweet tooth without packing on the pounds.
Videos Created for Concept iPhone Air and iPhone 6C
Digital design company SET Solution came up with what it wants the next generation of iPhones to look like. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story. More of the company's videos can be viewed here: http://www.youtube.com/user/eXperienceITA/videos
Genetic Treatments Could Lead to 500 Year-Old People
Researchers say humans living to the old age of 500 may be a possibility one day, if the genetic treatments successfully used to extend worms' life could be applied to humans.The treatment worked on worms, but the next step would be to test with mice. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Pregnancy: What to Expect Week 36 -- Packing Your "Go Bag"
You're 36 weeks pregnant and it's time for you to be ready for anything. Parenticity's Dawn Siff walks you through putting together the perfect "go bag" for the hospital, from cell phone chargers and slippers to toiletries and what you'll need for the baby in this Growing and Glowing segment.
App Lets Patients 'Visit' Doctor via Smartphone
A new smartphone app called 'Doctor on Demand' allows patients to visit the doctor on their phone. For $40 the app allows users to video chat with a licensed physician, fill some minor prescriptions, and upload high-resolution photos for the doctor to analyze. Andrew Dymburt (@CantPinTheDym) has more.
Facebook Engineer Creates New 'Sympathize' Button
While participating at one of the company's 'Hack-a-thons,' a Facebook engineer developed a 'sympathize' button for users to express condolences. Not all ideas presented at the Hack-a-thon are integrated into the platform, but Facebook isn't ruling out implementing the sympathize button. Will this new feature be coming to a status near you? Find out with Andrew Dymburt.
National Geographic Photo of the Year Candidates are Breathtaking
The candidates in National Geographic's photo of the year contest are all gorgeous. You can head to www.ngphotocontest.com to vote until Nov. 30th after which the winners will be printed in the magazine. The photos are beautiful, by comparison, Patrick Jones' (@Patrick_E_Jones) Instagram pics are not.
Best Apps for a Flawless Valentine's Day
Valentine's Day is just around the corner and whether you're planning a low key romantic evening, or a big night on the town, your smartphone can be a handy tool. The latest apps can save you time, money and help you tell that certain someone just how special they are. Krystin Goodwin says this Valentine's Day, all you need is a little love and a little tech!
Facebook Can Predict if Your Relationship Will Last
Researchers from Cornell University and Facebook say they've developed an algorithm that can predict whether a couple will make it for the long haul. It's mostly based on a couple having mutual friends within multiple social networks. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.
What to Know When Getting Your First Credit Card
Whether you just graduated college, or decided to move out of mom and dad's house, chances are you might be in the market for your first credit card. Andrew Dymburt shares some things to know before signing up for a card.
Spookiest Credit Card Frauds and How to Protect Yourself
Halloween is the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season, and here are some of the spookiest credit card frauds. Phishing, skimming and the old fashioned pick pocket are some of the most common. Are you taking the right steps to prevent falling victim to these scams? Andrew Dymburt has you covered.
Tuition Price Growth Slowing at Public Colleges
After years of steady college tuition hikes at public universities, it appears as though the cost of attendance is finally slowing up. The College Board reports that the average price for public, four-year, colleges rose only 2.9% compared to last year. That's the smallest annual increase in over three decades. Andrew Dymburt has more.
'Pup-Up' Shop Claims to be First Pet Costume Pop-Up Store
'Ricky's Pup-Up Shop' in New York City is claiming to be the world's first pet costume pop-up store. Most of the adorable costumes which are generally made for dogs, but will fit some cats, cost $10-$20, but some cost as much as $200. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Popcorn Makes Advertising Less Effective
Popcorn shields viewers from the effects of advertisements in the movie theater, according to a study by the University of Cologne. Lisa D'Souza explains the power behind the crunch.
Elephant Takes Over Its Own Skin Care Routine
Sometimes it's better to take matters into your own hands, especially when it comes to getting washed. Lisa D'Souza has the cute video of an elephant that knows how to take charge of its hygiene at a Texas zoo.
Alarm Clocks Make You Solve Puzzles Before Turning Off
Alarm clocks are bad enough. Afterall, waking up is a real drag. You have to stop dreaming, leave your comfortable bed. Now, to make it worse, there are apps that make you solve puzzles before they shut off. An exhausted Gillian Pensavalle has the story.
World's Oldest Tiger Plays in a Fountain Like A Kitten
A 24-year-old Siberian-Bengal tiger named Flavio, was caught on camera frolicking in a water spray like a little kitten at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Florida. Jen Markham explains why the big cat's antics prove you're never to old to dance in a fountain.
DIY: Make Your Own Twinkies
Hostess may be closing its doors, ending the era of the Twinkie. But there is no reason why you can't make this so bad, yet so good treat in your own home. Vanessa Yurkevich shows us how.
Pac-Man, Other Arcade Games Delivered To Your Door
Looking to flash back to the 80s with some classic arcade video games without going to a pizza parlor? Look no further than All You Can Arcade, a company that promises to deliver old arcade games like Pac-Man and Donkey Kong right to your door. Brett Larson takes a look.
Sriracha Candy Canes, and Other Offbeat Flavors
Peppermint candy canes are a delicious staple of the holiday season, but what if you want to break away from tradition and spice things up? Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has some options for you.
Appliance Harvests Fly Larvae for Human Consumption
Farm 432 is an appliance that is meant to allow humans to get more protein from bugs; flies to be specific. The device by industrial design student, Katharina Unger, collects fly larva to be used as protein, which Unger hopes will increase the world's overall food supply. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
Baseball Fan Fashion for Women
It's MLB All-Star time which means it's time to show your team pride. If you're a female sports fan you know it's tough to look cute and stylish, especially if you're forced to wear jerseys and apparel designed mostly for men. Victoria Keelan has some great options that will leave you feeling sexy and feminine while wearing your team's colors.
Soldier Dad Dresses Up as School Mascot to Surprise Son
A 5-year-old boy gets the surprise of his life, when his dad, US Army Specialist Anthony Garza, returns home and surprises him at school. Kindergarten student Anthony David Garza, thought he was attending a pep rally, but wound up getting a very special reunion with his dad who he hadn't seen in more than two months. Tim Minton has the story.
Celebrity Summer Trend: Crop Tops
When temperatures soar, celebrities are looking hot wearing crop tops. Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Kylie Jenner, Selena Gomez and Jennifer Lawrence were all spotted on the red carpet rocking the look, and Kristina Behr reports it's a trend that's not just for the ladies.
Person Who Feels No Pain Could Lead to New Painkillers
Researchers in Germany say thanks to a person who suffers from congenital analgesia, the inability to feel physical pain, they've identified the gene mutation that disrupts pain. Jen Markham explains why the discovery could lead to improved painkillers.
Ohio Police Issuing 'Tickets' to Helmet-Wearing Kids on Bikes
Police in a suburban Ohio town are issuing tickets to kids on bicycles who are wearing helmets. It sounds mean, but it's actually for a great cause. Brimfield Township Police Chief David Oliver tells us police are giving out tickets for a free ice cream cone, to encourage bike safety. Kristina Behr has the details.
Colonel Meow Earns Guinness Record For Longest Fur
A cat named Colonel Meow from Seattle, Washington won the Guinness World Record for the cat with the longest fur, clocking in at 9 inches. The cat has a huge social media presence, with more than 180,000 likes on Facebook and tons of views on YouTube. Kristina Behr (@KristinaBehr) takes a look at why this feline is so fantastic.
Seattle Cafe Kicks Out Google Glass User
A Seattle restaurant kicked out a customer for wearing Google Glass. When the customer blasted the eatery on Facebook, the establishment fired back calling him a nerd. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story.
Old iPhones Recycled and Repurposed to Decorate Your House
When you drop your smart phone and it breaks, we all know the world comes to a brief end. A new company called Twice Used is changing that! Lindsey Granger explains how the the end for some people, may be a new beginning for others.
Woman Hikes Mount Rainier in Elegant Ball Gown
A Portland dressmaker is getting lots of attention for the stunning photographs she had taken while wearing a full hoop-skirted ball gown while hiking Mount Rainier. Jen Markham has the story.
New Volkswagen App Turns Car into Musical Instrument
A new app from Volkswagen and British music legends Underworld turns your car into a musical instrument. It makes music directly to the beat of your drive. Accelerate, and you might hear some fast moving drums. Make a sharp turn, and maybe you'll hear cascading scales. Andrew Dymburt has the story.
Steve Jobs' Ex-Girlfriend Reveals All in Memoir
Steve Jobs' ex-girlfriend is sharing memories of him and their explosive relationship in her new tell-all memoir. The New York Post published excerpts from the book by Chrisann Brennan, where she says success turned the late Apple founder into a 'demon,' and says he thought he was a World War II fighter pilot in a past life. Lindsey Granger has more of the juicy details.
Pregnancy: What to Expect Week 40 -- Past Your Due Date
When is this baby coming anyway? At 40 weeks pregnant, you’re deep into the waiting game. So why isn’t your baby here? What happens next? And what advice should you avoid? Dawn Siff explains in this Parenticity: Growing and Glowing segment.
'Game of Thrones' Becomes 'Game of Cones' with Foursquare Game
Ice cream lovers and 'Game of Thrones' fans unite to compete in Foursquare's new 'Game of Cones' challenge. Ice cream shops in New York and San Francisco will compete by having users check-in to their restaurants on the Foursquare app. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the details.
All Dogs in England To Get Microchips
All dogs in the United Kingdom will be required to be fitted with GPS microchips by 2016, and their owners will be fined if they don't follow suit. Gillian Pensavalle has the story.
Best Holiday Shopping Apps to Save You Time and Money
Holiday shopping is in full force, and whatever gift you're searching for, your smart phone may be your shopping salvation! From digital wallet apps, to barcode scanners that compare retail prices instantly, these apps can help save you time and money. Krystin Goodwin tells you how to get digitally savvy this holiday season.
End of the World Prank Scares Job Applicants
LG Electronics in Chile wanted to show off the new technology in its HD TV screen. So the company installed the TV screen into an office window, so it looked like a meteor was reigning down on the city destroying everything. Hidden cameras capture the horrified looks of the unknowing job applicants. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) reports.
Robotic Butler Learns to Detect Key Household Objects
The difficulty of navigating the many different kinds of objects in a house makes it a challenge to build a robotic butler. But researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in Pennsylvania are developing new technology to make their robotic butler, called HERB, more efficient in the household than ever. Jen Markham takes a look.
Woman Wears Wedding Dress in 19 Countries and Counting
Jennifer and Jeff Salvage were married a few years ago on Easter Island, but that wasn't the end of the couples' travels or Jennifer wearing her dress. They've taken pictures of Jennifer all over the world wearing her dress, and even doing some wild activities like snorkeling and dog-sledding. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.