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You don't need a gym membership or fancy equipment to hit your fitness goals. These 10 workouts will whip you into shape in no time. Leg Day Workout Routine by Cardio Fitness Workouts Personal trainer Courtney Bentley will help you build strength and muscle definition with her routine. Interval Workout... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2016 at
With presidential candidates competing to make the most sensational soundbite to try to get your vote, my mind turns to... well, honestly, what I'm going to have for lunch. But after that, it turns to what campaigns obsess over during primary season: states. And so I submit for your consideration... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2016 at
Did Santa spend too much on hoverboards? Bought way too many losing Powerball tickets? Here are some helpful tips to save money that won’t leave you eating Ramen for every meal or living out of a van How to Brew a Perfect Cup of Coffee by Tundra Restaurant Supply Your... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2016 at
The new year brings new resolutions, usually around improving your health or avoiding intractable land wars in central Asia. I'm taking the easy route and making week-long resolutions this year. And this week, I resolve to get you an inspirational teaser. Strap in and prepare to be inspired! A cryptogram... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2016 at
Squeeze in a little time for yourself. These lessons will help you refresh in 5 minutes or less. 5 Minute Meditation for Total Relaxation by The Miracle Forest You don’t need hours to de-stress and meditate. This quick guided meditation is perfect for sneaking in some relaxation when you first... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2016 at
I hope you're fully recovered from any New Year celebrations because here's a good one. Ready? Here we go! To seek his fortune, Alonzo is starting a camp that aims to teach kids how to catch footballs, but it's not going well. He starts to think: "How can I get... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2016 at
We were thinking "What would be more exciting than a brain teaser from Thai?" "How about possibly the world's ugliest Christmas sweater? If not, let's do a brain teaser." So curl up with some hot chocolate, a fleece blanket (preferably with sleeves) and try this Word Ladder*: Joe loves learning... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2015 at
We were thinking "What would be a better way to add more fun and excitement to Curious than a brain teaser from Thai?" "Definitely this R2-D2 moving mini-fridge. How can you not want one? But let's do a brain teaser anyway." So take a break from holiday craziness this weekend... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2015 at
Top 29 homemade gifts Try your hand at a little something homemade and show your friends and family how much you really care with these thoughtful gifts. With 22 days ‘til Christmas, you have plenty of time to make something for everyone on your list. How to Make Handmade Candles... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2015 at
Leave behind the guilt and the overeating that often comes with the holiday season. Instead, discover how mindful eating and a healthy relationship to food can lead to less stress, increased energy, and wellness. This 10-lesson course from mindfulness educator Suzanne Matthiessen introduces basic mindfulness concepts and offers countless strategies... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2015 at
Totally stuffed from eating turkey, stuffing, and a slice of pumpkin pie larger than his head, Matt knew it was time to go holiday shopping. Dreading every moment of it, he headed to the mall and started crossing things off his list. The first six gifts he bought cost this... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2015 at
Tips and recipes for healthy eating Just because there are holiday treats everywhere doesn’t mean you can’t eat healthy. These tips and quick recipes will have your whole family eating better long before the January guilt sets in. How to Prepare Easy and Healthy Recipes by Food Guru Dinner doesn’t... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2015 at
Top 5 tips to improve productivity You don’t need a fancy gadget or a drill sergeant to get things done! Improve your productivity and conquer your to-do list with these tips. The Truth About Multitasking by Es Einsteinium Stop trying to multitask! You are only dividing your attention and slowing... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2015 at
Get ready to travel for the holidays or head to the mountain with these handy DIY car repairs even a beginner can do. From changing your windshield wipers to putting on snow tires, Eric the Car Guy guides you through the 10 most useful car repairs to do safely at... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2015 at
Here at Curious, we're not above a little shock and awe in education, so we were thinking, "What would be more shocking than a puzzle from Thai?". Answer: "How about Donald Trump photoshopped into horror movies? But otherwise, nothing, so let's do a puzzle from Thai" While you try desperately... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2015 at
Top 5 winter activities Winter is coming. Whether you can’t wait to make snow angels or you’re counting down the days until spring, here are the winter activities you can’t miss. How to Crochet a Blanket by JessieAtHome Keep toasty with this handmade blanket. The best part? It keeps you... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2015 at
Make yourself the perfect dining table, just in time for your Thanksgiving feast. Upcycle salvaged wood (like old flooring, rustic barn wood, and more) into a one-of-a-kind table and benches with this course. Follow the Green Workbench step by step from prepping the wood to building the table top, legs,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2015 at
Let's celebrate! I recently climbed out of the cellar of the Curious fantasy football league (I know you care), so we're celebrating by taking on a football-themed brainteaser. Get your pads on and tackle this one. A Word Ladder is a puzzle where you start with a real word, then... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at
Top 5 Thanksgiving Tips While we can’t clean your house or whip up the perfect drink right before your guests arrive, we can still help make your holiday go smoothly with these tips and tricks. DIY Holiday Decor & Entertaining Ideas by At Home With Nikki Setting a beautiful table... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2015 at
It’s National Novel Writing Month (or NaNoWriMo for those in the know)! Are you ready to finally accomplish your dream? This course from Teresa Funke, award-winning author and writer’s coach, guides you through the steps to writing your first novel. Get proven tips on outlines, characters, plots, and how to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2015 at
Are you ready for some football? I hope so, because football barrels toward you if you're ready or not. Whether you think of football as a brilliant chess match played out with athletic grace or a 'roid-filled concussion fiesta, I know you can figure this out. Give it a shot:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2015 at
For the love of pumpkin ‘Tis the season for everything pumpkin flavored. We’re all in! From decorations that last all season to cookies that barely make it out of the oven, we have everything you need to get into the spirit. Etched Pumpkin DIY Autumn Decor by Renee Loves DIY... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2015 at
Gummy brains. Chocolate spiders. Meringue bones. Scary never tasted so good! Whip up some creepy crawlers or add a little punch to your Halloween with these recipes from Todd’s Kitchen. The recipes are fun twists on classics (can you pass the Halloween bark?). There are also healthy, low-sugar options like... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2015 at
So we were thinking, "What would amaze our users more than a weekly puzzle from Thai?". Answer: "Definitely a real-life samurai cutting a fired BB bullet in half. Sending out a puzzle anyway might make the samurai come kill us, but let's do it!" So... here we go: One day,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2015 at
Top 5 decluttering and organizing tips Clear out your space just in time for the holidays! From quick fixes to the most challenging projects (cleaning out the garage anyone?), these tips will help you declutter and organize your space and your life. How to Organize a Bedroom Closet by Engineer... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2015 at