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Whether you call it sheltering in place, self-quarantine, or social distancing, the end result is the same: We’re all stuck at home right now. Your house doesn’t need to be your prison. Take advantage of this downtime to pick up a new hobby, learn a new skill, or focus on your health. Here are the best things to do at home.

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Why Taking a Cold Shower is Beneficial, According to Studies

Starting your day with a cold shower has tons of mental benefits, thanks to a decade's worth of neuroscience research.

How to Build Your Own Home Gym for Under $500

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How To Straighten Your Beard at Home

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries to Stream Right Now

The 14 Best Workout Apps for Men In 2022

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10 Small DIY Projects You Can Tackle While Stuck at Home

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The 10 Best Lego Sets for Adults To Live Out Their Childhood Fantasies

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How to Fold a T-Shirt Quickly

The 10 Best Backyard Gear to Turn Your Yard Into an Oasis

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The 14 Best Board Games to Play Right Now

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19 Classic Books Everyone Should Read (or Reread) in 2022

Best Backyard Camping Ideas

The Best Backyard Camping Ideas for Curing Cabin Fever

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The 8 Best Resistance Bands for Every Kind of Workout This 2021

The 8 Best Resistance Bands for Every Kind of Workout This 2021

Not all of us have room for an extensive home gym, in which case you want to invest in versatile and compact pieces, such as resistance bands.
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The 12 Best At-Home Pedicure Products for Men 2021

The 12 Best At-Home Pedicure Products for Men 2021

Have more time at home? Chances are you have some extra free time to take care of your neglected feet and toenails. Here are some products to get you started.

Self-Care for Men: A Complete Guide to Feeling Your Absolute Best

Self-Care for Men: A Complete Guide to Feeling Your Absolute Best

Self-care means getting enough sleep, a healthy diet, and regular exercise along with taking care of your mental and emotional health. Here's how to do it.
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The 8 Best Drinking Board Games to Play Right Now

The 8 Best Drinking Board Games to Play Right Now

Almost any board game can be a drinking game if you want it to be, but these picks are specially made for drinking. Hold a board game night with a fun twist.
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The 5 Best Products for Growing Food Indoors with Zero Gardening Experience in 2021

The 5 Best Products for Growing Food Indoors with Zero Gardening Experience in 2021

You can enjoy fresh herbs, fruits, and veggies anytime of year when you set up an indoor garden. Here's our list for the best products for growing food indoors.
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Our Rules for Zoom Room Drinking Game, Because Why Not?

Our Rules for Zoom Room Drinking Game, Because Why Not?

Sure, most of us are already drinking while on Zoom, but now we’ve made up a series of rules to make things more interesting should you want to take that route.
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How to Organize And Clean Your Closet Like a Pro

How to Organize And Clean Your Closet Like a Pro

With so much more hanging in the balance, focusing on something you can control — the clutter in your closet — feels like a rare treat.
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How to Blow Dry Men’s Hair: Tips and More

How to Blow Dry Men’s Hair: Tips and More

We get professional hair stylists' guidance to blow dry your hair, along with the best blow dryers, brushes, and styling products for maximum style.
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7 Best Yard Games for Family Fun and Friendly Competition

7 Best Yard Games for Family Fun and Friendly Competition

From badminton to Chippo, these are some of the yard games that will definitely keep boredom at bay and bring out the inner child in everyone.
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How to Cut Your Own Hair at Home During Quarantine

How to Cut Your Own Hair at Home During Quarantine

Our expert barber gives tips on the best way to give yourself a scissor-less buzzcut, undercut, and trimming to keep your hair under control during quarantine.
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The Beginner’s Guide to Shaping Your Eyebrows

The Beginner’s Guide to Shaping Your Eyebrows

Eyebrows can be difficult to groom and shape but the best products and tips could be a lifesaver. Good thing, Chanel brow expert Jimena Garcia is here to help.
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9 Reasons to Learn a Language While You’re Stuck at Home

9 Reasons to Learn a Language While You’re Stuck at Home

Nothing opens your world like learning a new language, even if you can't travel for now. If you've been putting it off, now is the best time to learn a new one.
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7 Ways To Travel Without Leaving Your Home This President’s Day

7 Ways To Travel Without Leaving Your Home This President’s Day

Just because we're grounded for now doesn't mean our minds can't still travel and explore the world. Here are creative ways to travel from home.
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6 Ideas for an Epic Date Night At Home

6 Ideas for an Epic Date Night At Home

You don't need to go out to have an epic date night. These three stay-at-home date ideas are perfect for couples looking to spice things up.
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A Complete Guide to Meditation for Men

A Complete Guide to Meditation for Men

If your motivation for the new year has run out of steam, it’s time to scrap the resolutions and focus on making at least one change: learning how to meditate.
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The 11 Best Bath Products for Men for an Ultra-Relaxing Bath

The 11 Best Bath Products for Men for an Ultra-Relaxing Bath

If your unofficial resolution is to spend more time in the bathtub, then sink into the womb-like warmth of a steaming tub with these best bath products for men.
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The 8 Best Puzzles for Adults to Gift this Holiday

The 8 Best Puzzles for Adults to Gift this Holiday

Whether you need a stress-free activity or a brain-stimulating exercise, the best puzzles for adults can both pass the time and relax the mind.
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Looking for Freedom in Quarantine? Try Riding a Bike

Looking for Freedom in Quarantine? Try Riding a Bike

Riding a bike helps you get exercise, groceries, and a welcome bit of sanity. Here are 19 tips on how to get started biking.
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10 of the Coolest LEGO Car Sets for Enthusiasts

10 of the Coolest LEGO Car Sets for Enthusiasts

Looking for a model that you can build and put on display? Here are LEGO car kits we love.
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The Ultimate Guide to Day Drinking

The Ultimate Guide to Day Drinking

Day drinking is the true sport of kings. That being said, day drinking ain't easy. Learn how to take the crown and keep it with these tips and tricks. All day long.
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How to Easily Remove Sweat Stains From Your Best Shirts At Home

How to Easily Remove Sweat Stains From Your Best Shirts At Home

Do you have some odd color down under? Check out our quick guide to learn how to remove stains from your collar and underarms.
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How to Stay Cool and Save Money Without Air Conditioning During the Summer

How to Stay Cool and Save Money Without Air Conditioning During the Summer

We find cheaper ways to stay cool this summer by using our windows, fans, and breathable fabrics to control our home and body temperature.
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Is Your Shirt Too Big? Here’s How to Easily Shrink It at Home

Is Your Shirt Too Big? Here’s How to Easily Shrink It at Home

Get those loose t-shirts, shirts, and polos nice and snug with this simple shrinking method. All you need is a pot, hot water, and this guide.
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The 6 Best Fashion Documentaries to Watch on Netflix Right Now

The 6 Best Fashion Documentaries to Watch on Netflix Right Now

From a star-studded design competition to art house films, we rounded up the best fashion documentaries on Netflix to stream right now.
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10 Best Workouts to Do While Watching TV

10 Best Workouts to Do While Watching TV

These movements are simple, repetitive, quiet, and take up minimal space in a room.
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5 Best Online Learning Platforms to Enhance Your Job Skills

5 Best Online Learning Platforms to Enhance Your Job Skills

Needless to say, this is a good time to add some skills to your resume. There are many online platforms today that can help you do just that.
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The Best Sustainable Date Night Shirts During Quarantine

The Best Sustainable Date Night Shirts During Quarantine

The new fashion rules for virtual dates? Dress up, but don’t overdress.
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This Free App Lets You Stream Thousands of Movies with Only a Library Card

This Free App Lets You Stream Thousands of Movies with Only a Library Card

We watched all six Tremors movies on Netflix before realizing there was another option: stream amazing indie, classic, and blockbuster movies from Kanopy.
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13 Household Items That Double as Exercise Equipment in Quarantine

13 Household Items That Double as Exercise Equipment in Quarantine

No home gym? No problem. These common household items double as exercise equipment for an at-home fitness routine.
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8 Educational YouTube Channels for Learning Something New

8 Educational YouTube Channels for Learning Something New

With all kinds of spare time on your hands, consider tuning in to YouTube to learn.
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The Best Non-Fiction Books About Pandemics, Diseases, and Outbreaks of the Past

The Best Non-Fiction Books About Pandemics, Diseases, and Outbreaks of the Past

A nonfiction book can help you gain a better understanding of how pandemics start, spread, and end, offering comfort in these uncertain times.

The Best Fiction Books About Pandemics

The Best Fiction Books About Pandemics

If misery loves company, those of us stuck at home during the COVID-19 lockdown will love these compelling works of fiction about pandemics.
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How to Look Good on Camera at Home

How to Look Good on Camera at Home

Working from home means learning how to look good on camera. We provide tips and tricks on using lighting and angles so you can look your best on Zoom.
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How Isolation Can Actually Be a Good Thing

How Isolation Can Actually Be a Good Thing

Socializing is a necessary component of our emotional well-being, butit needn’t be a crutch or the only way that we can feel whole.
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Can You Go Outdoors During a Self-Quarantine or Shelter-in-Place Order?

Can You Go Outdoors During a Self-Quarantine or Shelter-in-Place Order?

If you're confused about whether you can go for a walk when you're social distancing, we have the answers.
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Breweries, Distilleries, and Wineries Are Hosting Virtual Tastings and Tours

Breweries, Distilleries, and Wineries Are Hosting Virtual Tastings and Tours

As group gatherings come to an intermission, imbibers can find solace in these virtual tours at distilleries, wineries, and breweries all over.
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How to Stay Physically and Mentally Well in Isolation

How to Stay Physically and Mentally Well in Isolation

You need to realign your lifestyle. We consulted Dr. Dan Pardi on how to adapt these core health principles to current shelter-in-place conditions.
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How to Easily Tie-Dye an Old White Shirt At Home

How to Easily Tie-Dye an Old White Shirt At Home

Tie-Dye is back in fashion. Make the most out of your quarantine by learning how to tie-dye your old white T-shirts with our DIY step-by-step guide.