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31 No-Bake Desserts for Summer

The <i>last</i> thing you want to do on a hot, summer day is turn on the oven. But when company is coming, you've been tasked with dessert for the potluck, …

Dessert

Caramelized Banana Pudding Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook first 3 ingredients in a large skillet over medium heat, stirring constantly, 2 to 3 minutes or until bubbly. Add bananas; …

Dessert

Shrimp Vodka Pasta

Step 2<p>Heat 1 1/2 teaspoons oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add shrimp; sauté for 4 minutes or until done. Remove shrimp from pan.<p>Step …

Recipes

Peach-Glazed Pork Tenderloin

Step 1<p>Heat a grill pan over medium-high. Coat pan with cooking spray. Rub oil over pork. Add pork to pan; loosely tent pork with foil. Grill 10 …

Cooking

38 Cucumber Recipes to Serve at Your Next Party

Add an extra crunch to your next party with these refreshing cucumber recipes.<p>Cucumber Party Sandwiches<p>This is one of my favorite appetizers. We have …

Healthy Eating

Recipe: Easy Blender Lemon Curd — Recipes from The Kitchn

Ridiculously creamy, light-bodied lemon curd that comes from a high-speed blender seems too good to be true, right? Since this custard-like curd is …

Afternoon Tea

Deadbeat son is a sign of America’s failure to raise boys

Last week, a judge in New York ruled that a 30-year-old man must move out of his childhood home on June 1 after his parents served him with several …

Jordan Peterson

The Trendiest Hairstyle the Year You Were Born

They've changed so much over time (there was the iconic '20s bob — and who could forget the Farrah waves of the 1970s?). But more importantly, what …

This Japanese Mask Transformed My Bleached Hair

The first time I colored my hair was in the 6th grade. It was a dark maroon single-process done by my mom's hairdresser that covered my natural …

Best Self-Guided Tours of Europe

Touring Europe was once done by rich folks whose servants struggled with enormous steamer trunks on every stop. Lucky for them the stops were …

The 24 Most Popular Book Club Picks This Month, According To Goodreads

If you've ever been in a book club and been tasked with <i>picking the next month's book,</i> then you already know: It's a high stress, big stakes …

How do you change your mindset to be more positive?

<b>Excellent question!</b><p>There are so many reasons for not having a positive mindset. We fail at something, we don’t achieve what we set out to do, we …

50 Best Places to Travel in 2018

1 of 50<p>Šolta, Croatia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 50<p>Grenada<p>3 of 50<p>Los Cabos, Mexico<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 50<p>Fiji<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 50<p>Archipelago Sea, …

6 Things I Wish I’d Known About Fatherhood When My Kids Were Still Young

Some advice from a dad who's been there.<p>Here’s the shocking thing about being a dad: One day, just when you’ve started to get good at the job, your …

Why lectins are a bigger weight loss enemy than carbs, according to a cardiologist

One minute it’s carbohydrates, the next it’s gluten and/or dairy and before you know it even avocados are suspect… when it comes to weight loss, the …

Weight Loss

15 Easy Dinners That Start with Shredded Chicken

Weeknight cooking is a slog, even under the best circumstances (add in one late meeting and it’s cold cereal all around). Our secret weapon? Shredded …

Creamy Slow Cooker Chicken Will Have You Dreaming of France

Mustard is one of those condiments that can add a lot of easy flavor to your cooking. And two kinds of mustard (grainy and smooth)? Now you're …

33 Things to Stop Doing to Your Kids Right Now

In our quest to be a great mom or dad, we often don't see that our actions aren't always best for our children. Now's the time to take off the …

Classic Country-Fried Steak Recipe - Southern Living

Country-Fried Steak Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Sprinkle 1/4 tsp. salt and 1/4 tsp. pepper onto cube steaks, flipping to season both sides.<p>Step 2<p>In a …

If You Sit at a Desk All Day, You Need These 6 Yoga Poses in Your Life

It's no secret that yoga is teeming with benefits—from the mental to the physical. In case you needed another reason to begin this wellness practice, …

If You Want An Energized, Pain-Free Body, Then It's Time To Rethink Your Every Step

Most days of the week, before the rest of my family is out of bed, I meet a friend for a morning walk. We bring our coffee and chat while our bodies slowly wake up. I don't wear sneakers—just simple, minimal shoes that allow me to feel the ground beneath my feet. My toes and arches respond to the …

Pain

The Essential Things to Know Before You Visit Nashville

Follow these tips, and you may even be mistaken for a local.<p>Nashville is nicknamed "Music City" for a reason, but it's the food, shopping, and Southern charm that keeps us coming back. If you can sidestep the bachelorette parties on Broadway and contain yourself when Taylor Swift walks by, you'll …

These 5 Exercises Are the Secret to Kayla Itsines's Insanely Sculpted Abs

Whether you're a gym newbie or a seasoned regular, chances are you've been in the following (somewhat awkward) situation: you make your way to the floor exercises area of your gym, ready to dominate some core work, but then you're suddenly overwhelmed by all of the options. <i>Do I grab a medicine ball</i> …

Workouts

Here's Why I Plan to Take Social Security at 62

The right age to take your benefits is a personal decision, but for me, the answer is a no-brainer.<p>Instead of waiting to claim Social Security at my …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

78 Weird But Utterly Brilliant Things Most Added To Amazon Wish Lists

I'm not really the type of person who regularly uses the phrase, "I'll have what she's having." That is, until it comes to the weird but genius …

Shopping

41 Insanely Innovative Products On Amazon Trending With Millennials

There’s nothing millennials love more than some instant gratification — think: full seasons of television shows always available, the answer to …

Skin Care

6 Recipes for Philly's Best Desserts You Can Make at Home

Get the best of Philadelphia without leaving the comfort of your own kitchen.<p>December 08, 2017<p>Raise your hand if you like to bake! If you're anything …

Dessert

Maple-Bacon Smokies Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350˚F. Pat smokies dry with a paper towel to remove any excess moisture.<p>Step 2<p>Divide slices of bacon into 4 equal …