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Emily Fridlund's debut novel 'History of Wolves' is chilling, in a good way

Madeline Furston, first-person narrator of Emily Fridlund's debut novel, "History of Wolves," is hard to know. She's called Linda at her middle school, but also Commie or Freak. She's an only child, wears hand-me-downs from neighbors and lives in a cabin whose electricity comes from a generator, …

Books

12 Books That Will Change Your Life, According to Successful Women

When we need a major dose of inspiration, career tips, or life advice, there's one place we always turn: books. These humble tomes seem to cure our …

31 Of The Most Heartwarming Books You'll Ever Read

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The 13 best novels of 2016

2016 will go down in history as a year that changed America’s political landscape forever. And it gave us books that grapple with that changing landscape, fiercely and provocatively; books that delve deeply into the American identity and change the way we see it.<p>But it also gave us books that allow …

10 Natural Cleaning Recipes Everyone Should Know by Heart

Is your cleaning mantra "When in doubt, douse it in bleach"? While you might feel confident your house is sanitary and squeaky clean, you can't …

Air Purifiers

Best books of 2016: The fiction we loved

With its heady mix of books that both spoke to our time and ripped us right out of the present and down the rabbit hole, 2016 was a good year to be a …

Dine & Dash: 10 Speedy Dinners For Busy Families

When everyone in the family is running in different directions, it's nice to have a few speedy dinner recipes in your back pocket. From pasta to tacos, these family-friendly meals will have you in-and-out of the kitchen in no time!<p><b>1. Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli</b><p>Sometimes it seems …

Book clubs rebooted: Emma Watson, Florence Welch and the best new online reading groups

Digital book clubs foster diverse literary perspectives minus the pressure – and everyone from feminist celebrities to niche magazines are getting in on the act<p>I have a theory: it’s harder to move into a house with people you know than with people you don’t know. Why? Expectations. The same can be …

Books

Democrats Blame Facebook For Hillary Clinton's Loss To Donald Trump

“A publisher with a record of making stuff up is not likely to rank that highly on Google, and the equivalent ought to be the case on Facebook,” …

The Crown review – the £100m gamble on the Queen pays off royally

From Liz’s misery to Phil the Greek’s gaffes and the PM’s drug habit, Peter Morgan’s Netflix series is a top-quality soap that refuses to bow before the royals<p>A man coughs bloodied lung lining up into a toilet bowl. Later, he asks his doctor if he should be concerned about “a spot of blood in my …

Royal Family

17 Healthy Holiday Side Dishes Under 250 Calories

Is your mortgage killing you? Here’s how to find out if you’re house poor

I wonder how well Canadians are doing in handling their mortgages. I'm not too worried about defaults – only soaring unemployment or rising rates would increase the number of people who can't pay what they owe on their homes. What concerns me are more subtle issues: Whether hefty mortgages are …

All 88 Of The Books On The ‘Gilmore Girls’ Reading List That You Really Need To Read

Rory would approve<p>Over the course of beloved television series <i>Gilmore Girls</i>, one thing became crystal clear: Rory Gilmore really loves to read. While viewers didn't need to be particularly perceptive to pick up on this personality trait, it did take a certain kind of viewer, one with an obsessive …

5 Inspirational Books That Will Boost Your Growth

Regardless of who you are and what you do, there will be periods both in your personal and professional life where you will feel less than motivated …

Motivation

12 Banned Books Every Woman Should Read

1 <i>Beloved</i> -- Toni Morrison, 1987<p>This 1987 novel won the Frederic G. Melcher Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for its stunning narrative of a mother …

12 Of The Most Controversial Banned Books Of All Time

From Joyce to Rowling, we're taking a look at some of the most controversial writing ever published in honour of Banned Books Week.

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15 Banned Books you need to add to your bookshelf

Judging by the sheer number of books sold every year, as well as the number of films, television shows, and stage plays — not to mention the …

How to Make Spicy Buffalo Cauliflower Bites

Deep-fried buffalo wings are a tailgate staple. But at about 100 calories each (not counting blue cheese dressing, which can run 600 calories for …

Food

Ask Polly: Why Do Women Obsess About Babies and Fertility?

Get Ask Polly delivered weekly.<p><b>Hi, Polly,</b><p>I have a question about pregnancy jealousy. I work for a company in the fertility field. In the interest of …

Relationships

Autumn Roasted Veggies with Apples and Pecans

Can you believe these colors? Not only do these Autumn Roasted Veggies and Apples look nicely colorful but they taste amazing! I just can’t get …

Vegetables

27 Side Dishes to Go with Whatever You Grilled for Dinner

Summer is prime grilling season. Any main course you make in the presence of a smoky flame immediately takes on the taste of the season, but the real …

16 Books That Every Introvert Needs to Read

If you're an introvert, one of the best ways to recharge is with a good book. There's nothing better than a storyline that really speaks to you, so …

You should read this female writer's book next, based on your zodiac sign

Now that September is here, our brains are in FALL MODE. In other words, we’re fantasizing about cuddling up underneath a knit blanket, and reading …

100 Books You Should Read Now: An English Professor's List

"We are all refugees from our childhoods. And so we turn, among other things, to stories. To write a story, to read a story, is to be a refugee from …

12 Awesome Food Bloggers Share Their Most Popular Salad Recipes

We are in prime salad season now that it's August. There are so many incredible vegetables that need to be enjoyed, but sometimes making everything …

20 Freezer Meals For Back to School and Beyond

When you're on the go, it's incredibly convenient to have meals that are fully prepared in the freezer. Just pop these dishes in the oven until they're nice and hot and enjoy a home-cooked meal whenever you want. Here are 20 fast and easy ideas that also happen to freeze very well.

A Practical Guide For Working Parents To Divide Household Responsibilities

Even when both parents work, moms end up doing more of the household chores. Here’s how to make home life more equitable.<p>Whose job is it to sign the kids up for summer camp, fill out (and fax) the tedious forms, make sure that peanut-free lunches are packed every evening, and drive children to …

Watermelon, Feta, and Mint Salad Recipe

Since the first time I was introduced to it, in 2005, watermelon and feta salad with mint has become a staple summertime dish at my place (and, no doubt, at many of your places as well), and I've learned a few things when adapting that recipe for home use. One: You can get rid of pretty much all of …

Soy Sauce and Sesame Oil Are the Perfect Match in These 23 Recipes

There's a lot you can make with just these two ingredients.<p>If we could only bring two pantry staples with us to a desert island, they'd have to be soy sauce and toasted sesame oil. No two condiments work harder to instantly perk up a stir-fry, grain bowl, or noodle dish—and they form the base of …

Cooking