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A First-Time Gorilla Mom Won’t Stop Holding and Smiling at Her Baby, and the Photos Are Truly Tender

If you were to tell me that seeing photos of a first-time mama gorilla cuddling her newborn baby at a zoo would make my heart ache, I'd shake my head at you. I'd tell you it's cute, but that would be it for me.

But after seeing these photos of critically endangered western lowland gorilla Kafi holding her new baby and smiling, I think I'm a different person. According to the Dublin Zoo, Kafi delivered her first baby on April 1, and she is so enamored with her little one that she hasn't let her go. "To date, keepers at Dublin Zoo have been unable to determine the gender of the infant as Kafi has been keeping the baby close to her chest since the birth," the zoo's website said.

Helen Clarke-Bennett, team leader of the African Plains at Dublin Zoo, also commented that what Kafi is doing is wonderful for the baby. "Kafi is doing a fantastic job so far as a first-time mother, keeping the young baby physically close in these crucial early stages." And dad Bangui is doing a great job, too. "Bangui is proving to be an attentive father and at night has been sleeping close to Kafi and the baby."

Scroll through to see the photos of the new mama fawning over her little one, and try not to...

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We're Stocking Up Our Desk Drawers and Pantry With Bags of This New Trader Joe's Candy

Trader Joe's just keeps getting better. Whether you need a tasty, healthy snack option or a way to make a delicious dinner in just minutes, TJs has something for everyone. And today candy aficionados and everyone with a sweet tooth can rejoice - the grocery store favorite now has Candy-Coated Chocolate Peanuts.

This new candy snack features roasted, salted peanuts enrobed in milk chocolate and a hard, candy shell. Each serving, which is about half of the package, is only 180 calories with around 15 grams of sugar. At an affordable price of only $1 and portable enough to fit into your bag, this tasty treat is bound to become your go-to.

But the best part? Its multicolored candy coating is all natural - no chemical dyes here. The colors, which come in shades of the rainbow, are all from natural ingredients, such as turmeric, spirulina, and red radish extract. So run, don't walk, to your nearest Trader Joe's to pick these gems up - you won't be able to put them down!

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15 Left-Handed Kitchen Tools That Will Make a Lefty's Life Way, Way Easier

Lefties, let's face it: we're outnumbered, and when it comes to kitchen tools, we're usually stuck using knifes, spoons, and spatulas designed with the right-handed chef in mind. But believe it or not, there's more lefty-friendly tools out there than you realize. From measuring cups to swivel peelers, lefties are finally starting to get the kitchen products they deserve - some of which you probably didn't even know could make your life so much easier! Read on to shop all of the helpful gadgets that will make preparing a meal left-handed a far less daunting task from now on.

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The Ultimate Dinner Party Playlist: 25 Perfect Background Songs

Dinner parties are the ultimate way to unwind after a hectic day or week, enjoy good food, and catch up with loved ones. Whether you're planning out a giant get-together or a casual meal, second to having great food and drinks, a solid playlist that does its thing in the background can really make or break your dinner party. If you're stumped on what songs to choose or would rather spend your time planning your menu and cocktails, we've created a playlist of universally loved tunes that will set the ambience you need.

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This Portable Cactus Humidifier Is So Prickling Cute

When you think of cacti, you don't necessarily think of moisture - in fact, quite the opposite - but this Aoloda Portable Cactus Air Humidifier ($13) is sure to change that.

The USB-powered mini humidifier is perfect for putting on your desk at work, your bedside table, or even in your car. It also works as a mister for your skin when the weather reaches uncomfortably hot temperatures. Plus, it's a great way to add a bit of "greenery" to your space when a real cactus just isn't practical. It's even small enough to fit into your pocket or purse, so you can get all of the skin-moisturizing and easy-breathing benefits wherever you go. At such a low price point, we'll take two!

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Heinz and Cadbury Created Creme Egg Mayo, and We Truly Never Thought We'd See the Day

In what initially seemed like a prank - seriously, it was announced on April Fools' Day - Heinz and Cadbury have inexplicably teamed up to release Creme Egg Mayo. To really break it down, that's a mayonnaise spread blended with fondant and chocolate - evidently just the thing for people who prefer their sandwiches to have a slightly sweet aftertaste! (Hey, we're not here to judge.)

The beguiling food hybrid is actually meant to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Heinz this year, and thus, it will only be around for a limited time and only in the UK, since Cadbury is a British brand, after all. Ahead, see photos of the food hybrid we never thought we'd witness.

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Boohoo Gave the Disney Princesses a Sassy 2019 Makeover in This Cozy Neon Collection

While Mulan's kick-butt attitude made her one of my personal favorite Disney princesses growing up, it looks like Minnie Mouse and a few familiar Disney royals aren't as sweet and serene as we thought they were. In collaboration with Disney, Boohoo has released an all-new collection inspired by some of Disney's coolest ladies - and it looks like they've gotten a total 2019 makeover.

A cross between cute, cozy, and totally badass (definitely not a word I thought would describe Disney), the collection ranges from snuggly pastel sleepwear with prints of Dumbo's mom to Princess Belle meme tees and an oversize Minnie Mouse sweatshirt dress. Just to add a fun pop of color, Boohoo has also included some neon pieces that definitely stand out among the rest and add a little extra glow to any outfit.

Personally, I have my eye on that Ursula t-shirt, but shop the full collection on Boohoo and check out some of the most standout pieces ahead.

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100+ Affordable Gifts For Young Women - Give Her What She Wants For Under $50

It can be hard to figure out what to give people in their 20s as a birthday present, graduation or housewarming gift, or just a simple "thanks for being my friend" treat. They are still trying to figure stuff out, and it can be hard to pin down exactly what a young woman would really want. With so many major changes happening in their lives, what kind of gift would be suitable for millennial women? Keep reading to find out.

- Additional reporting by India Yaffe and Lauren Harano

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25+ Iconic NYC Landmarks That Belong on Your Instagram Feed

New York City is hands down one of the most iconic cities in the world. It's home to stunning architecture, hip and unique restaurants, endless alleyways and hidden corners, and neighborhoods that are so different and self-contained, they could be their own small towns. In the five boroughs, there's no shortage of things to do - and more importantly, places to see. All of the things that make New York so iconic also make it an Instagrammer's dream come true, with infinite possibilities for backdrops and focal points for your next post or story. So whether you're just visiting or you call the Big Apple home, these destinations are a foolproof way to get a perfect snap for your feed.

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Someone Call BB-8 - Coca-Cola's Droid-Inspired Star Wars Bottles Are Out-of-This-World Cool

In a galaxy far, far away . . . Luke Skywalker spent his days on Tatooine drinking blue milk and also, apparently, Coca-Cola. OK, not really, but as part of Disneyland's never-ending mission to completely blow our minds, the park is opening an entire new section called Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge - and even the soda is space-themed. In partnership with Disney, the soft drink company is releasing custom bottles of Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Sprite, and Dasani water, and the bottles look like mini droids!

The spherical "orb" bottles, which took three years to design, come with resealable lids and look like props straight out of the films, complete with scratched metal labels written in Aurebesh, the written form of Galactic Basic, Star Wars' featured language. I can just imagine Han and Chewie tossing these back in between missions or Rey sipping one down to wash away the taste of her ration pack.

"For over 40 years, people have been dreaming about stepping into the worlds of Star Wars," said Scott Trowbridge, the portfolio creative executive and studio leader at Walt Disney Imagineering. "With Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, we want to give our guests the opportunity to finally make those...

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Amazon Has a Secret Overstock Discount Section, and These 16 Cool Products Are Life-Changing

We're going to let you in on some juicy shopping intel: Amazon has a secret section of overstock deals. There are thousands of discounted products that are shockingly cool - when you start looking it's hard to stop. That's why we curated a selection of the very best stuff you can get from this fascinating little corner of Amazon. Shop through our favorites now.

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If You Don’t Make Your Dog Wear a Pet Baseball Hat to Block the Sun, Then You Haven’t Officially Made an Enemy

I have a 10-year-old rescue Golden Retriever, and when the hair on her nose started thinning, I began reading about whether or not I needed to offer her any protection against the sun's harmful rays. According to experts, the answer is yes. Figuring my dog would never let me put sunscreen on her nose (at least not without trying to eat it), I thought the next best thing would be to get her the Pet Dog Baseball Cap Sport Cap Hat ($9).

I haven't had tons of success with getting her to wear holiday hats and fleece robes, so I wasn't sure how this would go down. To my surprise, she kept it on the entire day, and though the hat was slim, the bill was just long enough to keep her entire nose out of the sun all day long. Good purchase indeed!

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These 10 Shades of White Paint Are Anything but Ordinary

Think all white paints are created equal? Think again! Just as there are way more than just 50 shades of gray, there are a slew of timeless white hues to choose from to brighten up your home. White might feel risky - you definitely don't want your rooms to feel bare or sterile - but there are actually several subtle shades that can add as much warmth or coolness as you like, depending on your preference. From paper white to pearly white, check out the gallery for the most popular shades of white paint that can totally transform your space.

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11 Surprisingly Stylish Sleeper Sofas Perfect For Small Spaces - All Under $220

If you're house is running low on space, but you'd love to have an extra bed for guests, try investing in a sleeper sofa. Thanks to the internet, there are a ton of affordable and actually stylish futons available to shop. To make finding your match easy, we hunted down the 11 comfiest finds that will also look good in your home. The best part: they're all under $220, so you don't have to overspend. Keep reading to shop our favorites picks.

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38 Stylish Decor Pieces That Will Blow Your Guests Away (For $50 or Less)

Sprucing up your home doesn't always have to mean overspending on new furniture or an entire remodel. This season, one easy way you can make any room feel like new is by adding stylish decor pieces. Whether you add a pillow to your sofa or a few new plants, these pieces are all the refresh you need. We went on a mission to save you money and uncovered 38 chic picks that cost less than $50, so you can feel good about getting more than one thing. Take a look at our favorites ahead.

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The Perfect Pool Party Needs This Summer-Ready Playlist

Pool parties are a great excuse to chill out (literally). Apart from food that won't melt in the heat, cool drinks (preferably that require no mixing, like a good can of wine) and the requisite cute pool floats, we think music is one of the most important factors in throwing a successful outdoor party. You want to play those sing-along anthems mixed with the nostalgic throwbacks and the current chart toppers. You need the playlist to cater to everyone and there shouldn't be a slow tempo or ballad in sight. That's what you'll find in this playlist that will compliment any outdoor gathering you have in the season ahead.

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7 Hacks For Scoring a Luxury Vacation at an Affordable Price

There's no better time than the present to start planning your next getaway. No matter what time of year it is, if you don't have a trip on your calendar to look forward to, you're probably feeling a little gray. And one of the reasons for that may be because of the costs. And going on a vacation you can't afford kind of defeats the purpose. Who can chill out and relax knowing you're going to be eating ramen for the next three months while you pay it off?

Then again, you want - no, deserve - a fine and fancy trip, and there are multiple ways to make it happen. So, we've uncovered some expert hacks to score a luxe, lovely holiday at a price you can actually afford. Don't believe us? Read on and start dusting off that passport!

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This New Line Lets You Match Your Outfit to Your Dog's, and Sign Us the Heck Up!

As much as my 100-pound black lab hates wearing anything other than his collar, you can bet your bottom dollar that I'll be shelling out for MeUndies's brand-new clothing line that caters to your four-legged friend. Known for its matching underwear sets, the brand recently released BuddyBands, a mix of loungewear, underpants, and just-for-dogs bandanas that allow owners to match with their pooches. As expected, it's the cutest damn thing going. And if you thought it couldn't get any better, for every BuddyBand sold, MeUndies is donating $1 to Angel City Pit Bulls, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit dedicated to the often-misunderstood breed. Scroll through to get a look at the matching sets that your pup will positively flip over!

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These Ikea Area Rugs Look Like a Million Bucks . . . For WAY Less

Now that you've cleaned, cleared out, and Konmari'd your home, you may be starting to wonder: what's next? Well, with your house looking good as new, it's time to reinvent your pristine abode into the beautiful home of your Pinterest dreams. One easy (and relatively cheap) way to upgrade an old room is with a new rug. Rugs, and textiles in general, add dimension, texture, and color into a blank space, and do a great job of covering up old carpets and flooring. Although some large area rugs can, admittedly, cause you to hit your credit card limit, Ikea has a slew of affordable options that will make a big impact without depleting your bank account. If you're looking for a simple way to update your space, then have a look at these Ikea rugs ahead!

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Cotton Candy Cap'n Crunch Is Reportedly Coming, So Make Some Room in Your Pantry

If eating cotton candy for breakfast is secretly your dream, you'll be thrilled about Cap'n Crunch's new flavor. That's right: Cotton Candy Cap'n Crunch is reportedly coming soon, according to multiple sneak peeks shared on Instagram. Cereal Life shared what appears to be an early sample at the end of March, and the Junk Food Aisle shared a more recent look at the packaging on Monday and claimed that it will hit shelves in June.

The fun cereal has pink and blue crunchy pieces, and it's sure to be sugary enough to have for dessert. Between churro cereal, Sour Patch Kids cereal, and now this latest launch, breakfast has never been sweeter.

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The Wisteria Flower Tunnels of Japan Look Like a Fairy Tale Come to Life

The wisteria tunnels at the Kawachi Fuji Gardens in Kitakyushu, Japan, are almost otherworldly in their beauty. While thousands of tourists flock to Japan to see the country's fabulous displays of cherry blossoms every year, the lesser-known wisteria tunnels remain a little off the beaten path, despite an increase in popularity over the past few years.

Wisteria is a climbing flower that blooms in the Spring with a variety of colors that make up a stunning Spring palette, including violet, light pink, and white. Every year at the end of April, the long-established wisteria at the gardens bloom and transform the man-made trellises into spectacular works of art. The combination of the aroma and stunning visual display make it a true sensory experience.

There are two tunnels to enjoy, each measuring about 100 meters long and consisting of up to 20 different varieties of wisteria, known locally as fuji flowers. If you want to visit, make sure to plan ahead - the display usually only lasts a few weeks. While the gardens are notoriously difficult to get to, the payoff is totally worth it. Look through to see stunning photos of this fairy-tale destination!

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Don't Cry; We've Got All the Tips You Need to Keep Onions Fresh

Onions are without a doubt a culinary staple. They can command center stage in a main dish such as french onion soup, support a sumptuous meal as a side dish like onion rings, and sneakily make their way into sauces and bases for plenty of recipes. Thanks to this versatility, you might be tempted to buy them in bulk, but you probably already know, unfortunately, the vegetable often becomes soft, wilts, or starts to sprout pretty quickly. So can you store your onions to ensure freshness for longer? The answer depends on the type of onion.

Red, Yellow, White, and Sweet Onions

According to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), you should keep dry bulb onions (like red, yellow, white, or sweet onions) in a cool, dry, well-ventilated place that's dark, like a pantry or a cellar. You could also put them in a brown paper bag and use a hole puncher to generate vents that will allow air to circulate - although the grocery store sells bulb onions in large plastic bags, you should remove the vegetables from that packaging because the lack of air will reduce their life. And remember to avoid storing potatoes and onions together, because the potatoes emit a gas called ethylene, which...

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These British Easter Traditions Will Surprise You - and Make You Jealous

Everyone has their favorite public holiday. Whether you're all about those Fourth of July fireworks or you prefer the last-days-of-Summer vibes of Labor Day, those extra days off work give you more time with your loved ones, and make the rest of the 9-to-5 so much more bearable. But there's one holiday that the US has not fully embraced yet, and that's Easter. For that, you have to look to the UK, where the Spring holiday is taken very seriously indeed.

Obviously, Easter is primarily a Christian holiday with religious significance that goes far beyond cuddly bunnies and painted eggs, but just like that other big Christian holiday - Christmas, anyone? - Easter in the UK has now become an excuse for country-wide celebrations, whether or not you're religious. The main reason for that? Food! As a POPSUGAR editor based in the UK, I was blown away to discover that my colleagues in the US don't get time off at Easter, and had no idea about our giant chocolate eggs, hot cross buns, or pancake day. If you're in the same boat, here's a little breakdown of what you're missing out on.

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6 Reasons Every Woman Should Live Alone at Least Once in Her Life

I'll be honest - I never thought I would be the type of person who enjoyed living alone. Since I've always loved being around other people, the thought of renting an apartment on my own sounded isolating and lonely. All four years of college, I shared a roof with either two or three other girls, and after I graduated, I moved in with my then-boyfriend and his brother. I always had someone to talk to, eat dinner with, and make me feel more secure if I heard strange noises in the middle of the night.

The following year, I signed a 13-month lease on a one-bedroom apartment with the same boyfriend, thinking if we got a place of our own, some of the issues in our relationship would dissipate. Not even four weeks elapsed before it became painfully clear - this wasn't where I wanted to be. And not the apartment, but the relationship. Maybe it was out of guilt, but when I finally gathered up the courage to break things off, I let him be the one to move out.

I'll never forget that feeling. I was 23 and freshly single, and not only was I stuck for another 12 months in an apartment I couldn't afford on my own, but I was now living by myself - something I swore I never had a desire to...

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The DIY movement is a re-introduction (often to urban and suburban dwellers) of the old pattern of personal involvement and use of skills in upkeep of a house or apartment, making clothes; maintenance of cars, computers, websites; or any material aspect of living.

DIY amongst the fashion community has become very popular. With the use of social media such as YouTube, a great number of people watch videos on a daily basis. YouTube has an array of DIY fashion videos from distressing jeans, bleaching jeans, redesigning an old shirt, and studding denim, just to name a few. This new trend is increasingly becoming more and more popular. There over 1,000 videos that individuals have posted demonstrating how to do those things. There are also other DIY videos that individuals could look up such as DIY jewelry, DIY room decor, and DIY hairstyles.