Juliet Manning

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17 Delicious Ways To Eat Toast For Breakfast, Lunch, And Dinner

It's so much more than just toasted bread.<p>I love a good piece of toasty bread with butter, but when you put a topping like mushrooms, beans, or yes, avocado on it, it becomes an easy, inexpensive, yet elevated meal. Yes, meal! You can dress up toast for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and the toppings …

Breakfast

It Ain’t Easy Bein’ Cheesy: Your Guide to the Most Popular Cheeses in the US - Chowhound

Cheese is an indispensable food in worldwide cuisine.<p>Whether it’s spread on crackers, shaved over your caesar salad, or melted between two slices of …

Want to Write a Killer Book? Learn How to Write a Killer Book Essay First, in 5 Easy Steps

Turns out those annoying writing assignments were good for something, after all…Continue reading on The Writing Cooperative »

Writing

To shave or not to shave down there? I won't let porn trends decide | Alex MK

I never want to shame other women, but I want women to interrogate the idea that none of these choices are entirely ours<p>On the same Instagram feed, women see body positive posts right next to posts of thin, hairless Victoria’s Secret models<p>I remember biking to the Korean nail salon every three …

Sexual Health

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

4 c. all-purpose flour, spooned and leveled<p>4 tsp. cornstarch<p>1 tsp. baking soda<p>1 tsp. kosher salt<p>1 1/2 c. (3 sticks) unsalted butter, melted and …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

Home Improvement

Where to buy plants online

Greenery delivered to your door<p>You’ve probably read by now that houseplants are an easy way to liven up a space while purifying the air too. But then what? Where can you get some for your home?<p>Besides brick-and-mortar options like the big-box retailer garden centers and local plant nurseries and …

Parallel by Simon Singh

Dr Simon Singh, author of the No. 1 bestseller Fermat’s Last Theorem and The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets has created a set of weekly …

6 Recipes That Prove You Should Be Eating Eggs for Dinner

1<p>Poached Eggs With Chile Butter and Yogurt<p>This recipe is guaranteed to hit the spot, thanks to a satisfying combination of warm pita bread, garlicky …

10 Books to Inspire Kids to Love Trees

When we moved from an urban bungalow with a postage-stamp-sized yard to a six-acre property, we didn’t know much about coexisting with local wildlife …

Kids

Your 34 Suspenseful Page-Turners for Summer Reading

This Riot Recommendation of suspenseful page-turners for summer reading is sponsored by <i>Everything That Follows</i> by Meg Little Reilly.Three friends …

Bob Harper's Favorite No-Equipment, Total-Body, Do-Anywhere Workout Moms Will Love

Proof you don't need fancy equipment or hours of free time to tackle an effective workout that will give you real results.<p>Walk into any full-size gym and there are more free weights and machines than most people know what to do with. There are kettlebells and resistance bands, battle ropes, and …

4 Exercises for Real Posture Improvement

The Posture Experts Are Wrong<p>Any time the subject of posture comes up, it creates the image of a bunch of wanna-be debutantes struggling to learn how …

The Broke Girl's Guide To Healthy Eating

<i>This article was originally published on April 26, 2016.</i><p>Yes, it's true that health food can be staggeringly expensive — especially if it's something …

Nutrition

The Easiest Shade-Loving Plants to Grow in Your Yard

Scott's Secrets for a Low-Maintenance Yard<p>1/6<p>1/6<p>Photo Credit: Getty Images<p>Gardening is one of my favorite hobbies. The only thing is, I spend so much …

Plants

The Top Exercises for New Weight Trainers

The following exercises provide a nice full-body experience for anyone new to weight training -- or for more experienced exercisers wanting a simple …

Character Conflict in Stories

Character conflict in Silence of the Lambs..We’ve heard it again and again, character conflict is essential to writing stories that are page turners. …

100 Small, Nice Things to Do For Your Wife Just Because

Because it's the little things that matter.<p>It sounds a bit cliché, but it’s the little things that make a marriage. Grand gestures have their time …

Relationships

Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books of April 2018

Night Shade Books is proud to introduce the latest volume of <i>The Best Science Fiction of the Year</i>, a new yearly anthology compiled by Hugo and World …

Books

57 Ways to Lose Weight Forever, According to Science

The ultimate list of research-backed weight loss tips that will keep the pounds off for good.

Nutrition

How This Writing Contest Will Transform Your Writing

If you want to become a better writer and eventually get published, you should join a writing contest. Here’s why: writing contests are one of the …

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

Painting 101: Tips and Tricks for Updating Any Space

The quickest and cheapest way to make a big impact in your home? Paint! Here, we offer tips and tools to update any space with a fresh coat.<p>1. Tape like your paint job depends on it. Mask off trim, doors, and floorboards with 1½-inch-wide painter’s tape. Apply tape in 1- to 1½-foot-long strips. …

Home Improvement

Screen-free alternatives for sick days

There is nothing wrong with a movie marathon on a sick day. But what if that sick day is going on two, or three, or four? Kids do get sick of screen time. I know, because the unthinkable happened to me this winter: my 4-year-old son had a cold and wanted to turn the television off. We couldn’t …

Living Rooms

Stay sane with these family board games

Tabletop games to weather the collapse of our democracy, or just a long weekend with the kids<p><i>Adam Saltsman is an indie game developer currently working on the turn-based survival game</i> Overland<i>. He and his wife Rebekah also run Finji, the indie game label behind</i> Night In The Woods <i>and other projects.</i> …

Rud Ra

10 Gorgeous Makeup Tutorials That Only Use Drugstore Beauty Products

Your Pinterest feed is likely flooded with drugstore dupes and pins touting the power of inexpensive product quality. This may have caught your attention and sent you strolling down your local drugstore's beauty aisles for cheap finds. But what most pharmacies lack is an expert explaining how to …

Makeup