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Having One of Those Days? This Slow Cooker Macaroni Cheese Will Cheer You Right Up!

We’ve all had those days when all you want is a bowl of something super comforting — and macaroni cheese is the <i>ultimate</i> comfort food. It’s really hard to go wrong with pasta and cheese. But if you’re having one of <i>those</i> days, chances are you probably can’t be bothered to stand at the stove making …

Cooking

This might be your new favorite seafood chowder recipe

Rich and creamy, with large pieces of firm white fish, shrimp, scallops and tender vegetables, it's hard to beat a hearty bowl of chowder. This recipe, from Durty Nelly's Irish pub in Nova Scotia, makes a generous amount — enough if you're serving family or company — and the flavors continue to …

2017 NFL Draft: Browns are unbelievably huge favorites to land the No. 1 pick

There's a greater than 60 percent chance the Browns get the top pick<p>There is a very clear-cut group of teams who are the worst in the NFL. And yet, …

How to Reduce Your Chances of Getting an STI and Still Have a Sex Life

Sex shouldn’t be scary. In fact, when done correctly, it should feel the exact opposite of scary. Still, the threat of getting an STI is enough to …

Researchers got people drunk or high, then made a fascinating discovery about how we respond

Public health researchers generally agree that on balance, marijuana is a less harmful drug than alcohol. Booze, for instance, is more addictive than pot, and from a chemical standpoint, it's far more toxic — and hence lethal — than marijuana.<p>Alcohol isn't just more harmful to individuals than …

Psychology

This Honey Lemon Chicken Will be Your Go-To on Busy Nights

<i>The following post was originally featured on RecipeTin Eats and written by Nagi Maehashi.</i><p>This rarely happens, and it usually only lasts 24 hours, but I can officially say: I'm cooked out. Between cooking for Easter both in real life and for RecipeTin Eats, ploughing full steam ahead on my <b>Stir Fry</b> …

Recipes

20 Chicken Recipes That Take Summer Dinners to New Heights

Give your chicken a summertime spin with these recipes that go beyond grilling and take advantage of the season's produce. From caprese-like tomato, basil, and mozzarella chicken to lighter spins on chicken salad, these recipes will get you through the warm months and get you out of your …

Cooking

Get a Full Body Kettlebell Workout With These Exercises

Kettlebells are a fun alternative to dumbbells, and their unique shape allows you to do some things that aren’t practical with other kinds of …

Exercise

5 Shortcuts To Bonding Deeply With a Romantic Partner

How do you get to crazy love — or get crazy love back when it’s gone away?<p>Forget the silly relationship books, let’s look at the real science and get …

7 Crime Docs To Watch On Netflix After You Finish 'Making A Murderer'

Clear your calendar.<p>Since its premiere last month, Netflix's "Making a Murderer" has become the most talked-about true crime investigation on the Internet, with people comparing it favorably to both the "Serial" podcast series and HBO's "The Jinx."<p>The documentary series has struck a nerve by …

25 Booze-Filled Cupcakes That Take Dessert To A Whole New Level (Photos)

I'm a foodie with a major sweet tooth.<p>So, obviously I'm a big fan of the D -- dessert, that is.<p>When it comes to finding the perfect treat to satisfy …

Slow Cooker Turkey Meatballs and Tomato Sauce

No fuss homemade turkey meatballs in a rich tomato sauce simmered all day your slow cooker! This classic recipe is a keeper and one I'm happy to …

Cooking

Nightengale: 'Boring' Cardinals know how to win

JUPITER, Fla. -- The St. Louis Cardinals are the team the tabloids and shock-jock shows love to hate.<p>You looking for a juicy quote? Maybe stir up a little controversy? Sorry, wrong camp.<p>You looking for pizzazz, a little flair, or at least someone to brag about themselves? Keep on steppin'.<p>You …

6 Homemade Takeout Dishes Your Family Will Love

Why spend money on take-out when you can make the same dishes even better at home? These flavorful and family-friendly recipes will one-up your favorite restaurant meals.<p><b>1. Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with lemongrass, ginger, hot …

The Best and Worst Foods to Eat When You're Sick

When you’re under the weather, the last thing you want is to eat something that makes you feel worse. But what if the last thing you want is chicken …

15 Easy Slow Cooker Recipes Under 375 Calories

Just set-it-and-forget-it — so goes the appeal of the slow cooker, and it just so happens to be the perfect time of year for it. Slow-cooker meals …

Nutrition

Chocolate-Oatmeal Moon Pies

Makes about 18 Servings<p>February 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cookies<p>1 1/4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour<p>3/4 teaspoon baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon baking soda<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 1/4 cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup dried tart cherries, chopped<p>1 cup pecans, chopped<p>3/4 cup semisweet or bittersweet chocolate …

Dessert

How To Make Stunning Glow Jars For Outdoor Parties

This is a post I had to share. What a cool looking addition to an outdoor party – glow jars.<p>They are easy to make, just like the LED canning jar …

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6 Rental Updates that Won't Piss Off Your Landlord

I've been in my rented apartment for three years and it's starting to look a little dingy — water stains from a rainy winter have become a white-wall …

20 Ways To Turn Boring Hot Dogs Into Delicious Beacons Of Patriotism

Here we are at another Fourth of July! We're ready for fireworks, sparklers, star-spangled everything and that most all-American of foods -- hot dogs!<p>So what if they're not the most, um, homogeneous food? They may be made up of bits and pieces that come from all over, sure, but <i>so is America</i>, you …

9 Genius Ways To Relieve Bug Bites

No more itchy, red, humongous bumps!<p>Summer, we love you, but all of these insect bites are really killing our mood. Sure, bug repellants can scare off the pests, but those don’t guarantee around-the-clock protection. So the next time you stumble upon a bug bite, don’t be so quick to make a beeline …

Inflammation

Tabletop Cactus Garden

I can't remember if it was here, in social media land, or maybe both places, where I mentioned I have decided to start a new series on IBC. As you …

10-Minute Yoga for Stress Relief

If you are feeling overwhelmed by an endless to-do list, constant emails filling your inbox, or just generally stressed out, consider a 10-minute yoga break instead of a 10-minute coffee break. These four simple and effective yoga postures and deep breathing will help you feel calm, relaxed, and …

Melt Stress with One Yoga Pose a Day

Monday is a mind-swirling blur. Tuesday sees a spike in stress levels, and Wednesday requires a Herculean effort just to get out the door. With a …

Yoga and Meditation for Anxiety

We’re all guilty of it from time to time: spreading ourselves too thin with work. I know I do it. And although I’m so grateful to have a job, I admit …

Yoga

The 5 Yoga Poses You Should Do Every Morning

Morning time: The birds are singing, you haven’t checked your e-mail yet, and you have a moment of peace before the day attacks. This is your opportunity to start the day off right. Like the common belief that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, your morning exercise routine is one of …