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5 Desserts That Will Never Cause Weight Gain, According To Nutritionists

The occasional yummy dessert, enjoyed in moderation, makes meals 100 times more delightful. But if you’re trying to lose weight or have healthy …

Nutrition

13 Books the Intelligent and Interesting Women in Our Facebook Group Are Reading

Whether you’re on holiday, staying indoors for the weekend, or looking to make the most of your daily commute, chances are, you’re always the hunt …

Books

Everything You Need to Know About Using CBD for Pain and Anxiety

The compound, found in the cannabis plant, is thought to be good for muscle pain, headaches, and anxiety, among other things. But what does the research say?<p>James Joliat, a 35-year-old video producer in Denver, has long experienced muscle and joint pain—mostly related to sports injuries. He says he …

Cannabis

The Unique Concealer Trick Celebrities Swear By To Look 10 Years Younger

Concealer is arguably the most important item in your makeup collection. One rockstar concealer can eliminate the need for additional products like …

Makeup

These Are The Most Comfortable Women's Running Sneakers, So You Can Stop Looking

Behind every great runner is a lot of dedication and a really comfortable running sneaker. Aside from working up the endurance needed to tackle a …

Shoes

Open-source tool aims to make online course creation accessible to all instructors

Creating an online course requires time, patience, ingenuity -- and, often, technical expertise beyond the grasp of many instructors accustomed to …

Education Technology

Recipe: Best Zucchini Breakfast Casserole — Recipes from The Kitchn

This zucchini breakfast casserole, starring cheese, bacon, sour cream, and, of course, fresh summer squash, is the kind of dish you eat once and then …

Breakfast

50 Must-Read Nonfiction Audiobooks Under Ten Hours

I read almost no nonfiction until I discovered audiobooks. There’s something deeply satisfying about listening to an author read their own memoir. I …

Books

Jada Pinkett Smith Said She Used to Masturbate Five Times a Day—Is It Possible to Masturbate Too Much?

Now this a must-read.<p>Jada Pinkett Smith has never been shy about discussing her sex life. (Remember when she told an interviewer that she learned …

Jada Pinkett Smith

8 Best Audiobooks Narrated by a Full Cast

Neil Gaiman<p><b>Read by Fred Berman, Anne Bobby, Dennis Boutsikaris, Tim Cain, Richard Ferrone, Adam Grupper, and more</b><p>This is one of the full-cast audiobooks against which all others are invariably measured. It’s just that good. From Ron McLarty’s pitch-perfect Odin to Daniel Oreske’s beleaguered Shadow …

Books

16 Incredibly Useful Resources for Aspiring Authors

…You’ll Wish You Knew About These EarlierThroughout the process of writing my book and helping clients with theirs, I’ve curated a list of tools that …

Writing

Cooking for comfort? Anthony Bourdain's rich lasagna Bolognese is one of our favorites

Like many fellow cooks, I came of age reading Anthony Bourdain’s “Kitchen Confidential” while studying in culinary school in 2003 and planning for a career around food. Bourdain’s book was a glimpse into the down-and-dirty-world of real kitchens. While the newly formed Food Network revolved around …

Italian Food

21 clever Alexa commands you will use again and again

More than any other device, Alexa has become our closest approximation of artificial intelligence. She has a voice and personality, and if you ask the right question, she’ll even get sassy with you. Users even refer to Alexa as “she.” We usually prefer to say her name, rather than the name of the …

Smart Homes

This One Shocking Factor Can Make You 4600 Percent More Likely To Become an Addict

Click here for reuse options! It was discovered quite by accident – in part of a study of a totally different subject.One of my earliest memories is …

Drug Addiction

This Sagging Skin Product Works So Fast It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

There is an overwhelming number of skincare products out there. Some are good, many are just okay, and all too many are completely ineffective and a …

Skin Care

6 Lip Balms Every Woman Over 40 Should Be Using

When we age and lose collagen and it affects every part of our bodies—including our lips. More collagen and hyaluronic acid is what makes younger …

Skin Care

5 Simple Mindfulness Tricks to Eat Less

Choosing what foods go on your plate isn’t any more important than <i>how</i> you eat them. In fact, focusing on the food in front of you and avoiding …

Dropbox

20 Easy, Breezy Potluck Sides & Salads — Recipes from The Kitchn

You can never ever go wrong with bringing a side dish to a potluck. And now that summer is upon us, fresh and vibrant salads and slaws make the very …

Healthy Eating

6 Moisturizers Every Woman Over 30 Should Be Using For Younger-Looking Skin

Moisturizer is an essential component of every anti-aging skincare routine. It’s responsible for restoring the skin’s moisture and reversing dryness, …

Skin Care

I Finally Caved and Bought Allbirds' 'World's Most Comfortable Shoes'—and I Get It Now

It doesn’t matter how many five-star reviews a product has or what its sell-out rate is: I'll only ever spend by Mint-allotted “me budget” on something that's come recommended from people I actually know. That can be a friend or a colleague—never a stranger on the Internet. Yet even I haven't been …

Clothing

Reese Witherspoon's book club choices: Best books Reese Witherspoon recommends

Read these books before the Hollywood star brings them to our screens like Big Little Lies...<p>If you were hooked on last year's Big Little Lies, then you'll probably know Reese Witherspoon has an eye for a good story.<br>As well as starring in the critically acclaimed HBO series, the Hollywood actress …

Books

PornHub launches a VPN for discreet browsing on mobile and desktop

To make it easier for you to avoid national censors and keep your porn browsing confidential, PornHub has launched a VPN service that works on your phone and desktop for smut and just about everything else on the web.<p>VPNHub is available for Android, iOS, Windows, and macOS; the mobile versions …

VPNs

Don’t Doubt Your Writing Ability

Tell your story no matter what…There are times in a writer’s life where we think our story is crap. It’s going to get rejected, people aren’t …

Writing

Every story in the world has one of these six basic plots

Researchers analysed over 1700 novels to reveal six story types – but can they be applied to our most-loved tales? Miriam Quick takes a look.<p>“My prettiest contribution to the culture” was how the novelist Kurt Vonnegut described his old master’s thesis in anthropology, “which was rejected because …

Literature

This Dark Spot Serum Is SO Good It’s Selling Out At Target

If you have sun spots, acne scars, or discoloration, there’s only one product that can help resolve your skin problems–a dark spot serum. Anyone who …

Skin Care

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About the Female Orgasm

The easiest way to have one, how long the pleasure lasts, and other amazing things every woman must know.<p>It’s a no-brainer that the female orgasm is …

Sexual Health

I Used a Derma-Roller on My Body to See If It Would Actually Heal Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are a part of life—that I've accepted. And now that some brands have decided to stop Photoshopping them out of their ad campaigns and …

Skin Care

10 Surprising (or Surprisingly Common) Estate Planning Mistakes

When it comes to wills, as a financial planner, I’ve seen a lot of sad, unfortunate or just plain weird things happen over the years. Poor estate …

Retirement

7 Easy, Fancy Meatless Mains — Recipes from The Kitchn

Often, when you think of a fancy dinner, you might first think of meat — things like roast chicken, poached fish, and seared steak. But it's just as …

Cooking

A Tax-Free Retirement Strategy In Trump's New Tax Plan

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act creates an opportunity for retirees to pay attention to the new rules in effect, now that the tax filing deadline has passed and most accountants have more time to create a tax road map with all the financial accounts. The goal of creating a tax road map is to determine …

Retirement