The Checkup: How to Brew the Best Cup of Coffee Ever

And more bookmark-worthy reads to start your Wednesday.

• How do you get your water at the perfect coffee-brewing temperature, you ask? Bring it to a boil, then let it sit for 30 seconds. Who knew? That, plus eight other tips to help you brew the best cup of coffee ever using a French press. [Greatist]

• Proof there’s no shame in doing a push-up on your knees: The “child’s push-up” zones in on your pectorals and deltoids. [Huffington Post]

• Turn your boring backyard into a field of flowers with these easy DIY wildflower seed bombs. [BLDG 25]

• Why apple cider vinegar is a staple in many health pros pantries (and why you should have a bottle of it in your pantry, too). [Q by Equinox]

• If stress is wearing you down, read this: How to squash stress in 60 seconds. [Men’s Health]

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