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How to Not Eff Up Your Partner’s Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday. Does anyone need to put that on their calendar? If you have a mom in your life and you haven’t already placed an order for flowers/made a dinner reservation/procured a card, now is the time to do so! If you are fortunate enough to have more than one mom in your life (say, your mom, the mother…

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How to Not Eff Up Your Partner’s Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday. Does anyone need to put that on their calendar? If you have a mom in your life and you haven’t already placed an order for flowers/made a dinner reservation/procured a card, now is the time to do so! If you are fortunate enough to have more than one mom in your life (say, your mom, the mother…

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How to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Without Being an Ignorant Jerk

It’s Cinco de Mayo, a day where a lot of people drink tequila and eat Mexican food in commemoration of…

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How to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo Without Being an Ignorant Jerk

It’s Cinco de Mayo, a day where a lot of people drink tequila and eat Mexican food in commemoration of…

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Find a Place to Play Board Games for International Tabletop Day Today

Today is International Tabletop Day! It’s time to grab some buddies and head to a local game store, coffee shop, or book store and play some board games. Here’s how to find a gathering spot near you.

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Find a Place to Play Board Games for International Tabletop Day Today

Today is International Tabletop Day! It’s time to grab some buddies and head to a local game store, coffee shop, or book store and play some board games. Here’s how to find a gathering spot near you.

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Seven Last-Minute Techniques for Stunning Easter Eggs

I honestly expected these all to be Pinterest fails. There are so many gorgeous Easter egg techniques out there—and so many Pinterest tricks that fall flat—that I was shocked these seven actually worked. (Can’t say the same for these natural dyes, though.) Six were foolproof and one, the nail polish marbling, gave…

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How You Should Get Drunk This Easter, Based on What Meat You’re Eating

Easter is rapidly approaching and, whether your serving ham, lamb, or just subsisting on Reese’s eggs and hollow bunnies, you’re probably going to want a drink at some point. Wine is always a good occasion beverage—something about popping a cork just feels festive—and we have some pairing suggestions:

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How You Should Get Drunk This Easter, Based on What Meat You’re Eating

Easter is rapidly approaching and, whether your serving ham, lamb, or just subsisting on Reese’s eggs and hollow bunnies, you’re probably going to want a drink at some point. Wine is always a good occasion beverage—something about popping a cork just feels festive—and we have some pairing suggestions:

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We Tried Pinterest’s Natural Easter Egg Dye Recipes

Can you really make dyes in all colors of the rainbow with vegetable scraps and other earthy organic things? Tons of Pinterest posts claim that you can. We wanted to be sure. So we tested some of the recipes and found that some work beautifully, while others just give you different shades of brown.

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