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21 Gloriously Cheesy Desserts

Don't limit yourself to cheesecake.

20 books billionaire Charlie Munger thinks everyone should read

That comment is what really kickstarted my own reading habits. While my 161 books last year pales in comparison to the quality of Munger's reading habits, it's a start.<p>Munger, of course, is the billionaire business partner of Warren Buffett and the Vice Chairman at Berkshire Hathaway.<p>Not only is …

Are You ACTUALLY a Binge Eater?

Why you should probably stop saying you "binged" every time you have three slices of pizza.<p>The United States Food and Drug Administration just approved the first drug that’s designed to target moderate to severe binge eating disorder (BED), called Vyvanse (a.k.a. lisdexamfetamine dimesylate, a drug …

Mental Health

They Were 'Screaming and Crying': Eyewitness to Attempted Abduction on D.C. Metro Describes Harrowing Moments

“Let go of my baby! Let go of my daughter!”<p>These are the cries Tara Young heard when she witnessed the attempted abduction of a toddler aboard a …

Netflix hacks, secrets and tricks you need to know

Mad Men

10 Habits You Need To Give Up If You Want To Be Productive

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

Motivation

Don't throw dryer sheets away — here are 45 different ways to use them

I've been using dryer sheets in my laundry for years. And unsurprisingly, I'd throw them away once I was done.<p>But it turns out I might have been losing out on hundreds of dollars in savings by not re-purposing those same used dryer sheets into Swifter pads, dusters, bathroom cleaners, and more.<p>From …

This Fitness Blogger's Photoshop Experiment Shows How Out of Control Body-Shaming Has Gotten

No one is immune to the hate.<p><i>You shouldn't give advice when you're so fat.</i> <i>Why do all trainers have a six-pack but not you? You should suck it in more.</i> These are just a small sampling of the hateful comments Cassey Ho, creator of the YouTube channel Blogilates, has seen posted in response to her …

Fitness

15 Secrets the Airlines Don't Want You to Know

Once you've experienced a $200 price spike in the <i>middle</i> of your ticket search, your third 45-minute flight delay of the day, or your bag going MIA in …

These Easy and Inexpensive Nutella Desserts Are All You Need In Life

BuzzFeed Food editors took to the test kitchen to make desserts that were a) easy, b) delicious, and c) full of Nutella. (As, arguably, all desserts should be.)<p><i>Makes 8 rolls</i><p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p><b>For the rolls:</b><p>Baking spray, for greasing the muffin tin<p>1 8-ounce can of refrigerated crescent roll dough<p>⅔ cup …

This beautiful note taking app for Mac and iOS uses hashtags to organize your notes

Note taking apps are dime a dozen these days, but occasionally I stumble across a new one that does something smarter than the rest.<p>Letterspace, an app for iOS and Mac, is a beautifully designed free app that organizes your notes in an interesting new way we’ve seen on only social media so far: …

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

Breakfast

Why does food taste different on planes?

When your taste buds are way above the clouds, your normal sense of taste goes right out of the aeroplane’s window. Katia Moskvitch investigates why this happens, and how airlines are trying to find ways to get our appetites back on track.<p>If you think the food airline companies serve up is bland or …

British Airways

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Android Phone Could Do

Whether you're rocking the latest Android device from Samsung, HTC, or LG, these tips will help you get the most out of your phone or tablet. RELATED: 10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do<p><b>1. Send That Unwanted Call Straight to Voicemail</b>We've all got a few people we'd rather not talk to. …

Android Phones

60 Quick, Last-Minute New Year's Eve Appetizers

These are some quick and easy last-minute appetizers for your New Year's Eve party.<p>After all the shopping, cooking, and entertaining for Christmas, New Year's Eve sneaks up on you like a lion stalking a zebra. Whether you're hosting a party or attending one, you need to be armed with a bottle of …

Cooking

How to Make (the Best Ever) Hash Browns Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52 alum Catherine Lamb is showing you how to make hash browns miles better than your nearest diner,</i> …

10 Drugstore Must-Haves from Emma Stone's Makeup Artist

Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears by.<p>Los Angeles makeup artist Rachel Goodwin, whose clients include Emma Stone and January Jones, shares the cheap and cheerful products she swears …

Hair

Miranda Kerr 15 Minute Workout Plan

<b>Miranda’s Intense Workout</b>–Supermodel Miranda Kerr is known for her svelte physique and gorgeous looks, so you would think her workout routine would …

20 Apps You Won't Be Able to Live Without

Photo: Getty Images<p><b>1. KillSwitch:</b> This app discretely removes all traces of your ex from your Facebook profile.<p><b>2. Sleep Cycle:</b> This alarm clock analyzes your sleep patterns and wakes you when you are in the lightest sleep phase so you feel refreshed instead of groggy.<p><b>3. CardMunch:</b> This app quickly …

Apps