• Americans Bought More Beans, Disinfectants and Oat Milk to Prepare for the Coronavirus Pandemic

    8 days ago - By Time

    As Americans hunkered down at home to protect themselves from the spread of novel coronavirus last week, they filled their pantries with toilet paper , sanitizing products and...oat milk?
    The milk alternative surged in U.S. sales by 477% during the week ending March 14 compared to the same period last year-one of the biggest increases of any food product, according to new data compiled by Nielsen. During ordinary times, this increase might seem to have been caused by the milk alternative's trendiness. But during a pandemic, consumers might have had more practical concerns. Oat milk is...
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  • Sick of the Same Meals? Get Creative in the Kitchen With These 3 Healthy, Delicious Recipes

    Sick of the Same Meals? Get Creative in the Kitchen With These 3 Healthy, Delicious Recipes

    8 days ago - By PopSugar

    Since being stuck indoors for the last few weeks, I've been doing a lot of two things: cooking and looking through photos of the good ol' days when travel was a given. Cooking in particular has been something I'm using as a daily meditation - thinking through recipes and keeping to a schedule have so far been necessary for both my physical and mental health. Plus, it's given me a chance to test out all those healthy recipes I've had on the back burner.
    I've actually had a few specific recipes I've been eager to re-create on my own that I first encountered a few months ago on a yoga and...
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  • 3.3 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Last Week

    8 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Unemployment claims from last week alone are nearly five times higher than at the peak of the Great Recession
    The coronavirus pandemic has caused cities and states to order their residents to stay home in order to slow the spread of the deadly virus, and that's caused countless businesses to have to close their doors , either temporarily or for good. The sudden shuttering of so much of the economy has cause many people to be laid off or furloughed, and we now have the numbers that show just how dire the situation is: 3.28 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week...
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