Crystal Williams

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Keto & Dairy-Free Chocolate Chunk Cookies

10+ Of The Best Parenting Hacks Ever

This is one for all you parents out there. Need a little help with the kids? Who doesn't. Well you're in luck thanks to this list of simple yet …

This Is the Last Chocolate Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need

(Image credit: Leela Cyd)<p>If your ideal cookie has thin, crispy edges that enclose a thick, fudgy middle with just a touch of chewiness in between, …

Dessert

If you see this mysterious code on your boarding pass, get ready to be searched

That's because the passengers whose boarding passes bear these four letters have been pre-selected for additional security screening.<p>"SSSS stands for Secondary Security Screening Selection and it appears on a passenger's boarding pass when they've been selected by TSA's Secure Flight system for …

Personal Information

These ​9 Techniques Will Help You Stop Forgetting Things All The Time

​Can't remember names? Where you left your keys? We got your back.<p>If I told you there was a giant top hat in my kitchen sink, a pot of baby oil brewing in my coffee maker, granite spilling out of my fridge, hay stuffed in my microwave, and Garfield the cat roasting in my oven, you'd likely smile …

Neuroscientists Discover A Song That Reduces Anxiety By 65% (Listen)

<b>Anxiety</b> – the feeling of panic, worry, fear and dread. It’s a feeling which holds a strong grip on a very large population. In fact, Anxiety Centre …

Writing

This Snake Is So Deadly Its Venom Hasn't Had to Change in 10 Million Years

Being bitten by an Australian tiger snake is a wholly unpleasant experience. Within minutes, you start to feel pain in your neck and lower …

September - Earth, Wind & Fire

How to Slam Dunk Creationists When It Comes to The Theory of Evolution

Because this argument is barely worth having.<p>The 2001 discovery of the seven million-year-old Sahelanthropus, the first known upright ape-like …

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Ohio State University

Researchers Track an Unlikely Culprit in Weight Gain

For middle-aged women struggling with their weight, a recent spate of scientific findings sounds too good to be true. And they may be, researchers caution.<p>Studies in mice indicate that a single hormone whose levels rise at menopause could be responsible for a characteristic redistribution of weight …

University of Washington

Indian Butter Chicken Recipe

Description<p>This easy Indian butter chicken recipe makes Indian food a synch! This creamy tomato sauce is similar to chicken tikka masala, but maybe …

Caesarean Births Could Be Affecting Human Evolution

Evolution is typically thought of as a slow process, happening over millennia—but that's not always the case. A new study suggests that the success …

10 Piriformis Stretches To Help You Get Rid Of Sciatica, Hip And Lower Back Pain

Hip and lower back pain can come as a result of an irritation of the sciatic nerve. This pain can spread downwards and can affect the limbs and the …

50 Of The Best Healthy Dessert Recipes Of All Time

All the sweetness, without all that extra junk.<p>There’s no getting around it, sooner or later the craving for something sweet is going to hit. And when it does, be ready with the best healthy dessert recipes out there. Sure, a little indulgence here and there doesn’t hurt, but eating these healthy …

Healthy Eating

16 Dishes That Reveal the Pleasures of Persian Food

The cuisine of Iran and its diaspora is more aromatic and rich than any I know. It pivots around the flavors of saffron, nigella seeds, cardamom, turmeric, dried raisins, and, my personal favorite, rosewater—in other words, the kinds of ingredients that inspire people to write about food.<p>Still, …

The 38 Essential Vancouver Restaurants

Ringed by soaring mountains, with gleaming glass skyscrapers reflected in the still waters that surround its downtown core, Vancouver is easy to love, says local food writer Nikki Bayley. Over 40 percent of Vancouver’s residents were born outside of Canada, and the city is home to robust Chinese, …

Make Individual Ice Cream Cakes with a Muffin Tin

Ice cream cake is delicious, but buying one is usually too much for you and a friend, and piling up the layers of cake and melting ice cream can get …

Ice Cream

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Cooking

SA Has a New Kind of Ice Cream Shop

click to enlarge<p>Y'all. Hong Kong waffles have officially made it in our fair city with the opening of Kuma late last week.<p>Brought to you by partners …

Hong Kong

What’s Your MBTI Personality Type? Enrich Your Life Through Self-Discovery.

The first time I heard of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator test (MBTI), it was because my husband had to take this assessment at work.<p>Actually, many …

INTJ

ADVERTISEMENT<p>Introverted iNtuitive Thinking Judging<p>To outsiders, INTJs may appear to project an aura of "definiteness", of self-confidence. This …

5 Eco-Friendly Ways to Dispose of Your Christmas Tree

Aside from exchanging presents and spending quality time with loved ones, the holiday season is all about food. But not everyone in America is …

Christmas Trees

Local-obssessed foodies love farming in theory moreso than practice

A few years ago, as the co-owner of a direct-market vegetable farm, my life revolved around harvests and freeze dates, farmers’ market sales and enrollment numbers for our Community Supported Agriculture program. I saw the great parts of the local food movement, but I also saw the …

Agriculture

‘Dongle Dangler’ Kickstarter project aims to help you keep track of your 3.5mm headphone adapter

Apple made the courageous decision to remove the headphone jack with the release of the iPhone 7, but in an effort to ease the transition, the company included a Lightning to 3.5mm adapter with every purchase. One issue people have suffered from, however, is keeping track of that adapter. A new …

23 Must-Try Breakfast Meal-Prep Ideas

Your mornings are short on time and stressful enough! Make breakfast a cinch by taking some time over the weekend for these meal-prep ideas. A healthy, delicious, and filling breakfast will be ready in minutes.

Ammonia Has Been Detected in Earth's Lower Atmosphere For The First Time

There's no escaping it.<p>For the first time, scientists have detected trace amounts of ammonia in the upper troposphere - the lowest of Earth's …

Heavenly Squares: 7 Decadent Dessert Bar Recipes

Easy to make and even easier to eat, dessert bars are always a hit over the holidays. From Chocolate Chip Pecan Blondies to Luscious Lemon Squares, these handheld sweets will have everyone reaching for seconds (and thirds!).<p><b>1. Baileys Cheesecake-Marbled Brownies</b><p>Spiked with Baileys Irish Cream, …

Dessert

The real health benefits of apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I’ve seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff. Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …