Amy Hymon

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WATCH: Why Adding Milk To Your Scrambled Eggs Is a Mistake

Breakfast has long been touted as the most important meal of the day. Southern cooks readily agree, having great recipe collections for breakfast …

My 18-year-old daughter is having a baby with my stepson | Dear Mariella

This may turn out to be the terrible mistake you foresee but you must get behind this young couple and support them, says Mariella Frostrup<p><b>The dilemma</b> <i>I have been with my husband for 13 years, married for 11. We have children but not together. My daughter was five when we met, she is now 18 and my</i> …

Relationships

The Most Unusual (And Legit) Cooking Tricks I Learned In 2017

From roasting white chocolate to grilling with mayonnaise.

The World's First Vaginal Highlighter Is Coming To The UK

Drew Barrymore Has Only Just Discovered Olaplex And Loves It As Much As We Do<p>Balayage Hair: Everything You Need To Know<p>Auburn Hair: Everything You …

This Is What It’s Like To Be In A Sexless Marriage

It’s shaming.<p>Sexually, he wants nothing to do with you. And he’s your husband. You’re pretty, clever, smart and generous—the total package. People …

This Is What It's Actually Like to Live With Bipolar Disorder

A lot of people only know bipolar disorder as it's shown on TV or in movies. You know the trope: One minute characters are catatonically depressed, …

Mental Health

This Microwave Poached Egg Is the Ultimate Protein Hack​

Because when you can make it in the microwave, why try any other method?<p>November 29, 2017<p>When I was younger my mom taught me one of the greatest life …

A Man Impregnated Me About a Month Into Our Relationship

<i>I’m a straight man in a live-in relationship with a beautiful woman. There are no sparks in bed, and it’s been more than a year since we’ve had sex.</i> …

Ask Amy: Spouse worries about awkward in-law love

<i>Dear Amy: My husband and I are middle-aged. We got married five years ago.</i><p><i>My husband's parents live out of state. I met them only one time before we got married, and now see them about twice a year for a day or two.</i><p><i>Every visit or phone call is ended with them saying, "Love you." It makes no</i> …

Ask Amy: Family member enjoys degrading others

<i>Dear Amy: My family has become somewhat torn over the past few years over what to do about this issue.</i><p><i>Last year my adult brother openly declared his affiliation with an extremist political group and has taken to attacking members of my immediate and extended family over social media with degrading,</i> …

My kids are grown up and my husband is leaving – I’m scared | Dear Mariella

A reader asks what she has left to look forward to – Mariella Frostrup suggests she embraces freedom from an unhappy marriage<p><b>The dilemma</b> My husband and I have been together since our early 20s. When our children were seven and 11, I found out he’d been having an affair with a work colleague for …

Relationships

I tried the 10/10/10 Method to make decisions like Warren Buffett and Ray Dalio — and it's completely changed the way I view choices

<i><br>"I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people."</i><p>Those words are often attributed to Isaac Newton. They may evoke a chuckle, but they get to the root of a problem faced by us all — irrational behavior.<p>Making decisions is one of keystone actions we all take on a …

Outrage as Portugal judges say woman's adultery mitigated her attackers' guilt

• Suspended sentence for ex-husband and ex-lover who used nail-spiked club<br>• Judges: ‘We read in the Bible that an adulteress should be punished with death’<p>Women’s rights activists have called for protests after a Portuguese appeal court upheld a light sentence for two men who attacked a woman with a …

Bible

After near-tragedy, mom tells other pregnant women: 'If you have doubts, GO IN!'

First-time mom Ayla Heller, 19, and her boyfriend, Dalton Henderson, 23, are completely in love with their new daughter, Madison ("Maddy"), born August 30. Maddy is a healthy, thriving newborn who loves to be held and cuddled, which makes it hard to believe that her parents could have easily lost …

Pregnancy

23 Five-Minute Hairstyles For Busy Mornings

Forget complicated braids, fishtails, and 25-step chignons. These hairstyles are the ones you actually have time for.

19 Naturally Curly Hairstyles For When You're Already Running Late

No hair straighteners needed.

30 Harrowing Pictures From The 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

On the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, these are the pictures that are forever seared into our memories and hearts. Warning: Some images may be disturbing.

20 Old Hollywood Beauty Tips That Will Make You Say WTF

59 Things That’ll Make Any Early-'90s Kid Relive Their Childhood

Put on your Reebok Pumps and get ready to take a big trip down memory lane.

These Photos Show What It Was Like To Be A Teen In School Through The Ages

Being a teen in school 100 years ago wasn't really that different.

Equifax Says Cyberattack May Have Affected 143 Million in the U.S.

Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies, said on Thursday that hackers had gained access to company data that potentially compromised sensitive information for 143 million American consumers, including Social Security numbers and driver’s license numbers.<p>The attack on the …

Identity Theft

Photos of the Week: 8/19–8/25

The Great American Eclipse, the 2017 Life Ending Industry EXPO in Japan, the World Belly-flop Championships in Norway, thousands march against hate in Boston, Louisiana crawfish in Germany, the World Tango Championship in Argentina, and much more.

A hospital worker won the Powerball. Her prize: $758.7 million — and police outside her house.

In many states, lottery winners must do a bit of publicity work before they can plop down some cash for their own water park or go on a decades-long shopping spree so epic that the public nicknames them “Spend, Spend, Spend.”<p>By law, many must have their names publicized or do mandatory news …

Crime

I was the other woman, and I got the wake up call I needed

We were lying in each other's arms, fantasizing about running away to a tropical destination where I would learn how to surf, when all of a sudden the moment was cut short by a jarring buzz.<p><i>Mrrrr… mrrrr… mrrrr...</i><p>His brand-new iPhone danced around on his desk, its timer happily humming, unaware of …

Relationships

Shut the Front Door: Burt's Bees Is Launching a Full Makeup Line

In news that's 35 years in the making, you can now do your whole face with all Burt's Bees everything. The beloved drugstore skincare brand, best known for the lip balms just about everyone reading this probably has in their purse right now, is launching Burt's Bees Beauty.<p>The line's six new …

Bees

When White Nationalists Get DNA Tests That Reveal African Ancestry

An analysis of Stormfront forums shows a sometimes sophisticated understanding of the limits of ancestry tests.<p>The white-nationalist forum Stormfront hosts discussions on a wide range of topics, from politics to guns to <i>The Lord of the Rings</i>. And of particular and enduring interest: genetic ancestry …

People often stay in abusive relationships because of something called 'trauma bonding' — here are the signs it's happening to you

Those who have never been in an abusive relationship struggle to understand how people remain in one for so long. If somebody was mistreating you, "why did you stick around?" they ask.<p>For survivors, this can be a really tough question to answer. The lucky ones escape, and stumble upon articles or …

The Completely Addictive Method of Making Pasta Sauce

The idea of making homemade pasta sauce might sound intimidating, but it's a lot less complicated than you'd think. And I'm not talking about a more involved project like a beef bolognese. My go-to way to prepare pasta is with a lemony, garlicky, buttery sauce that comes together in minutes — and …

Scary Trend: Kids Pour Scalding Water on Their Friends in 'Hot Water Challenge'

At least one child has already died from this horrific—and truly dangerous—activity.<p>If you thought the salt and ice challenge was bad, there's another new and dangerous trend currently taking over social media that you need to know about.<p>It's called the "Hot Water Challenge"—check out these videos …

Policing

David Newell-Smith: the art of the newspaper photographer

Photography,News photography,Art and design,The Rolling Stones,GNM archive,Culture,Media,Newspapers & magazines,David Newell-Smith<p>Photojournalist David Newell-Smith, who has died at the age of 80, joined the staff of the Observer in 1964. For two decades, his work graced the pages of the paper and …

Photojournalism