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Impatient to return to the UK, a British royal rushed through Partition and created a bloodbath

The midnight between Aug. 14 and 15, 1947, was one of history’s truly momentous moments: It marked the birth of Pakistan, an independent India, and the beginning of the end of an era of colonialism.<p>It was hardly a joyous moment: A botched process of partition saw the slaughter of more than a …

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Best Bay Area hikes for beginners

BEST BEGINNER HIKES IN THE BAY AREA<p>The Bay Area has an immense amount of wilderness, and much of it is open to hikers of all skill levels.<p>Beginners might want to check out the San Francisco Bay Trail, which spans 350 miles, with a plan for another 150 miles to connect 47 cities and nine counties in …

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Forget Crunches: Fight Belly Fat With These 5 Exercises

If you feel you're doing all the right things to shift a flabby belly—we're talking eating the right things, avoiding the wrong things, exercising …

Camila Alves Shares Her Family's Favorite Easter Recipes

Bonus content: a genius asparagus hack!<p><i>Our lifestyle blogger Camila Alves shares her favorite Easter recipes and decorating ideas that the whole</i> …

Veggie Wedges 4 Ways

4 different ways to enjoy some tasty veggies!

5 Crazy-Easy Healthy Vegan Recipes Even Carnivores Will Devour

>Chances are you’ve made a New Year’s resolution to be healthier in some way, shape, or form (props to you). Whether it’s all about eating breakfast …

What's For Dinner: Broccoli Has Never Tasted This Good

It's charred, roasted and loaded with peanuts.<p><b>Need more ideas? Check out What’s For Dinner</b><p>Here’s the thing with broccoli. We know it’s good for us. We know adding it to our meals is a good idea. We actually really like it, too. Roasted, covered with cheese, pureed into soups, it holds its own. But …

Apricot, Almond and Lemon Bread

121<p>15<p>When is a cake not a cake? When you’re in France. These ‘cakes’ (pronounced <i>kek</i>) are what we might call ‘quick bread’ in the United States, …

Instant Pot Chicken Enchilada Soup (Crock Pot Option)

4.86 from 7 votes<p>Instant Pot Chicken Enchilada Soup (Crock Pot Option)<p>Prep Time<p>10 mins<p>Cook Time<p>40 mins<p>Total Time<p>50 mins<p>Hearty chicken enchilada soup …

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According To Science This Is The One Exercise You Need To Burn Belly Fat

Whether you are a every-day-gym-bunny or a once-a-week-wonder, you will know that there are some areas that are harder to tone and shift weight from …

Our favorite cheap eats in the Bay Area

One could argue that the Bay Area has so many food options, it could be easy to never revisit an eatery.<p>But let's face it, we all fall into a pattern of gravitating to places that are unpretentious, close to home and easy on the wallet.<p>Take a look above at some of the cheap eats beloved by members …

The 30 best cities for foodies around the world

We combed through a recent Quora thread on the top cities for foodies and pulled out the very best of them, where you'll find everything from high-end Michelin-starred restaurants to scrumptious street food.<p>From Mexico City to Tel Aviv, here are 30 cities that all foodies should cross off their …

6 Old-School Latin Beauty Tips That Really Work

Your abuela has sworn by these for years, and now science backs her up.<p>Has your <i>abuela</i> ever told you to put mayonnaise in your hair? Does she swear by olive oil for your fingertips and apple vinegar to prevent dandruff? If you answered yes to any of these, you're not alone. Latina grandmothers have …

12 Affordable Meatless Meals

Good morning! I thought it would be fun to highlight some of the more affordable recipes on my blog today. The reality is that vegetarian cooking is …

11 Exercises That Will Make Your Abs Cry

That stronger core you've always wanted? Just learn these moves and do them regularly.<p>No one doesn't want a stronger core. That's why BuzzFeed Life asked Rob Sulaver, C.S.C.S, personal trainer and founder of Bandana Training, to tell us his favorite exercises for building better abs. He came up …

The One Thing You're Not Doing Enough of at the Gym

Pushups shouldn't be the only time you hit the floor. The key to a better body may be at your feet<p>At the gym, you probably see guys doing crunches or foam rolling on the ground. But apart from that, how many guys are actually <i>training on the floor?</i><p>Nowadays, the majority of trainees seem to have some …

Top 10 Online Resources for Self-improvement that we shouldn’t be Ignoring | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

As humans, we are always trying to better ourselves and strive for success. However, without a little support, this can sometimes be …

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The Short-on-Time, High-on-Intensity Circuit Workout

Busy women everywhere, we've got you covered.<p>You've got a hectic schedule. You've got places to go, people to see, things to do. I hear you. That said, you don't want your fitness to suffer. That's why I've designed the ultimate high-intensity workout. Get in, work up a major sweat, then get out …