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36 Life Hacks Every College Student Should Know

36 Life Hacks Every College Student Should Know

9 Books Scarier Than Any Horror Movie There is nothing better than a good ghost story. It might be tempting to pop in one of your scarier movies when you want to get into the Halloween spirit, but there are plenty of novels sure to keep you up for just as many nights. Just be careful if you read these titles in a public place. You might mistake the woman who just wants your extra chair as your book's monster. Image: Flickr, Maguis & David Molly Horan Molly Horan was an editorial intern at Mashable. 65 Books You Need To Read In Your 20s 6 savoury mug recipes to make in the microwave To celebrate the food and drink section on Refreshers Wall with it's 25% off Dominoes, 30% off Giraffe, £100 Nando's voucher up for grabs and more...welcome to the FIRST EVER Student Food Festival!! You've got a microwave and a mug – what springs to mind? Coffee, hot chocolate and these delicious mug cake recipes we brought to you last year. Well, there's more folks. We now bring you six of the best savoury recipes that are super easy to make, right in the comfort of your own microwave. 1. Coat your mug in butter or oil, add 2 eggs and 2 tablespoons of milk. 2. Beat 1 egg and 1½ tablespoons of milk together in your mug adding a pinch of salt or pepper. 3. Combine ½ a mug of water with a small handful of macaroni, microwave for 2 minutes, and stir. 4. Butter the inside of your mug, and then cut a couple of slices of bread into small cubes. 5. Pop 3 cloves of garlic (with herbs if you prefer) into your mug and fill with water, just enough to cover the garlic and microwave for 2 minutes. 6.

How To Cheaply And Easily Make Your Own Flower Arrangements 6 Hot Drinks for Cold Winter Nights Now is the time to find new ways to stay warm after the sun falls down. And there is no bet­ter way to con­quer the cold than to have a nice warm drink in your hands. With booze or with­out, a warm drink goes a long way; so here for you today are six drink recipes to make your house smell nice and your belly feel warm: Hot Cocoa Vari­eties Put a new twist on an old clas­sic with these Hot Cocoa additions: Mex­i­can Spice - Add some cin­na­mon and ground chipo­tle for a spicy kick.After Din­ner Mint — 1/2 oz. Creme De Men­the, 3/4 oz. Hot Toddy — Alco­holic A clas­sic adults-only bev­er­age, the Hot Toddy has been keep­ing whiskey drinkers warm for generations. Ingre­di­ents 1 oz. brandy, whiskey, or rum1 tbsp. honey1/4 Lemon1 cup hot water1 tea bag Direc­tions Coat Glass with HoneyAdd Liquor and Squeezed Lemon JuiceAdd Tea Bag and Steep with Boil­ing Water Hot But­tered CiderA party favorite for all ages, noth­ing says Fall like a stick of butter. Com­bine all, enjoy!

The most mouth-watering toastie recipes EVER All this time you regarded the humble toastie as something that was just...nice. Think Niall Horan from One Direction: plain, inoffensive and more popular in America. But you were wrong. So wrong. Because in reality, the toastie is Harry Styles: naughty, sexy, to be enjoyed at any age. So start getting your toastie kicks with our nine amazing recipes which will leave you giddy, breathless and positively weak at the knees. We're giving away first class InterRail tickets, lunch at PizzaExpress, tickets to Bestival, and loads more... For a chance to win go to Refreshers Wall now 1. Source: closetcooking For 1 sandwich, you will need: 2 slices bacon2 slices sour dough bread1 tablespoon butter, room temperature64g cup mexican and cheddar cheese, shredded2 tablespoons guacamole, room temperature1 tablespoon tortilla chips, crumbled (optional) Cook the bacon until crispy and set aside on paper towels to drain. 2. 1 tablespoon butter2 slices bread64g cup gruyere, grated1-3 tablespoons pesto 3. 4. 5.

21 Incredibly Important Diagrams To Help You Get Through Life 2014's Most Affordable Cities For Living On A Budget, According To Apartment Guide (INFOGRAPHIC) Avg. listing price: $1,230,880 Median household income: $110,929 Pct. households $200,000+ income: 30.3% As of 2010, the median income of households in San Carlos was more than double the U.S. median of $51,914. Over 30% of households in San Carlos earned more than $200,000 per year, more than five times the national rate of 5.4%. San Carlos is one of the most expensive housing markets in the San Francisco metropolitan area. Over a twelve month period, ending in October, it had the nation’s highest median home price per square foot at $473 among all homes listed, according to Trulia.

Non-toxic Home Cleaning & Care: Natural, Green, Eco-Friendly Solutions Make sure to keep all home-made formulas well-labeled, and out of the reach of children. All-Purpose Cleaner: Mix 1/2 cup vinegar and 1/4 cup baking soda (or 2 teaspoons borax) into 1/2 gallon (2 liters) water. Store and keep. Use for removal of water deposit stains on shower stall panels, bathroom chrome fixtures, windows, bathroom mirrors, etc. Another alternative are microfiber cloths which lift off dirt, grease and dust without the need for cleaning chemicals, because they are formulated to penetrate and trap dirt. Air Freshener: Commercial air fresheners mask smells and coat nasal passages to diminish the sense of smell Bathroom mold: Mold in bathroom tile grout is a common problem and can be a health concern. Carpet stains: Mix equal parts white vinegar and water in a spray bottle. Chopping block cleaner: Rub a slice of lemon across a chopping block to disinfect the surface. Coffee and tea stains: Stains in cups can be removed by applying vinegar to a sponge and wiping.

Drew Hendricks: The 10 Most Dangerous Cities in the United States As late night discussion turns to gun rights and the culture of violence in the United States, it's worth putting together a list of the cities in the country that are most afflicted with crime. There are numerous factors that have to be considered when compiling such a list -- everything from differences in police reporting standards, urban borders and demographics make for a very loaded and fluid lineup. 1. For four years running, has ranked the Motor City as the most dangerous city in America. 2. Baltimore is doing what it can to improve its crime problem, but it's got a long way to go. 3. The number one city in the country for violent robberies, Oakland's proximity to drug traffic routes and high levels of property result in 1,683 instances of violent crime per 100,00 residents. 4. 5. Like Oakland, Birmingham's double-whammy of poverty and drug trafficking have led to an average of 1,483 violent crimes per 100,000 residents. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.

The Politics of Housework Liberated women-very different from Women's Liberation! The first signals all kinds of goodies, to warm the hearts (not to mention other parts) of the most radical men. The other signals-HOUSEWORK. On the other hand is Women's Liberation-and housework. Here's my list of dirty chores: buying groceries, carting them home and putting them away; cooking meals and washing dishes and pots; doing the laundry digging out the place when things get out of control; washing floors. So ensued a dialogue that's been going on for several years. "I don' t mind sharing the work, but you'll have to show me how to do it." "We used to be so happy!" "We have different standards, and why should I have to work to your standards? "I've got nothing against sharing the housework, but you can' t make me do it on your schedule." "I hate it more than you. "Housework is too trivial to even talk about." "This problem of housework is not a man-woman problem. "Women's liberation isn't really a political movement." 1.