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Leave Your Fall Garden Alone

Photo: Simon Annable (Shutterstock)There’s a lot of information out there—including on this site—listing garden tasks to complete in a particular month, or ahead of a certain season. And while there are always jobs you...
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How to Respond to People Who Constantly Talk Over You

Photo: Oxanaso (Shutterstock)Sometimes, interruptions are necessary—like if someone’s pointless speech at an awards show rambles on too long. But most of the time, interruptions that involve one person talking over another are rude and...
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How to Stop Being an Overachiever at Work (and Why You Should)

Photo: amenic181 (Shutterstock)So you consider yourself the opposite of a quiet quitter (which is a major misnomer, if you haven’t heard). Instead, you’re an overachiever—always striving to accomplish more and more. As we’ve said...
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How to Figure Out What Weirdo Just Called You

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock)There are a lot of instances when you might need to match a phone number to a real person’s name. Maybe you got a text from an unknown number. Maybe you’ve seen...
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How Often Do You Really Need to Wash Your Hair?

Photo: Alena TS (Shutterstock)For a while there during the pandemic, TikTok hair gurus were recommending the “no ‘poo” movement, encouraging followers to go without washing for as long as possible to reset the natural...
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You Can Finally Use Snapchat on Your Computer

Snapchat is the rare social media app that never made the jump from mobile to desktop. Instagram has a web app, WhatsApp has a desktop app, but, until now, you always needed your phone...
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