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The 4 Things This Woman Cut out of Her Diet to Lose 30 Pounds in 100 Days

Refreshingly simple—and amazingly successful.<p>Lots of people resolve to lose weight in the new year—then for a variety of reasons end up throwing in …

Fitness

Make this shirt!

I have wanted a vintage huipil for a while now. The really good vintage ones are pretty pricey, so while I save my money for an old one, I made a …

Sewing

All of the Rulers of Europe Over the Past 2,400 Years Presented in a Timelapse Map (400 B.C. to 2017 A.D.)

Theories of power, from Machiavelli and Hobbes to Locke and Jefferson, have drawn their lessons from the towering figure of the Sovereign, the …

Time-lapse Photography

The best method for cooking asparagus is 2,000 years old

I used to think I didn’t like asparagus, but it turned out to be—as these aversions often are—a textural problem. Their stalks would remain fibrous …

5 Things to Do with a Whole Chicken Besides Roast It

Anytime I pick up a whole chicken from the grocery store, my first instinct is always to roast it. It feels like the default, right? The thing is, …

What It’s Like To Be A Mom And An Alcoholic

Hello, my name is Mommy, and I’m an alcoholic.<p>I don’t look like the type. I’m a middle-class, church-going, educated 36-year-old — a far cry from the …

Fluffy-Gooey Genius Cinnamon Rolls (No Yeast Know-How Required)

If you can make scones (or muffins or any other quick bread), you can make these sparkly, gloriously poufed cinnamon rolls—with no wait time, and no mastery of yeasted doughs required.<p>Wait, they don’t require proofing or punching or other know-how about yeast behavior? Anything the airport Cinnabon …

Dessert

Salted-Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Epi associate editor Emily Johnson liked her family cookie recipe, but thought it could be even better. So she started making it with butter instead …

I Spent $17,000 to Save a Life: My Cat's

Before my kids woke up, I drove my sick, ancient cat, Stan, from Baltimore to Philadelphia in my junky Rav4. I assumed we’d arrive at his clinical …

Mountain Equipment Co-op to stop selling Vista Outdoor products

Mountain Equipment Co-op says it will stop selling products from Vista Outdoor, bowing to pressure to distance itself from the sports and recreation …

Selling

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I’m Officially Serving Them With Everything

When we first discovered melting potatoes, we weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety …

Momofuku’s Fried Chicken

<i>Momofuku fried chicken is chef David Chang's approach in which you steam chicken before frying it and then you douse it in a Korean-inspired</i> …

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Swear jars, bomb cyclones and more.<p>Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 280-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy.<p>Scroll down to read the latest batch and follow @HuffPostParents on Twitter …

The Thin

Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Sift together the flour, salt, and baking soda in a mixing bowl. Combine the egg, milk, and vanilla and bring to room …

How to Make From-Scratch Japanese Curry That's Better Than the Box

"The Japanese, who are probably the world's greatest culinary aesthetes, don't hesitate to serve a greenish-yellow glutinous mess over their rice and label it 'curry.'" And thus Madhur Jaffrey, in <i>An Invitation to Indian Cooking</i>, cut down Japanese curry with the swiftness of a samurai sword.<p>To be …

Curries

Get Cooking: Mirepoix and sofrito

What luck Charles Pierre Gaston Francois de Lévis had. He began his public life at a deficit, “an incompetent and mediocre individual,” wrote the …

This Ginormous Mattress Could Make Co-Sleeping So Much Easier

Parents everywhere, rejoice! There's finally a bed big enough for you and your L.O.s.<p>Though the scientific community continues to debate the pros and cons of the practice, plenty of families co-sleep. In fact, research from 2013 published in <i>JAMA Pediatrics</i> found that nearly half -- 45 percent -- of …

A Japanese politician took her baby to work. Male colleagues made a fuss.

TOKYO — Yuka Ogata wanted to make a point about the challenges working women face in Japan. The men on the Kumamoto Municipal Assembly proved her point for her — entirely inadvertently.<p>The 42-year-old assembly member, on her first day back at work after giving birth, walked into the chamber …

Day Care

27 Custom Gifts Pet Owners Will Love *Almost* As Much As Their Pets

Chances are they like their pets more than they like you — that is, until they get one of these gifts!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b>

Missing dog walker Annette Poitras found 'alive and well' in Coquitlam, B.C., after massive search

After a massive search spanning three days, rescuers have found dog walker Annette Poitras "alive and well" in a backcountry area of Coquitlam, B.C. …

Pets

These will be the most popular baby names in 2018

If you're after some inspo.<p>What to name your child is one of the biggest life decisions you'll make - after making the decision to <i>have</i> a child in the first place, that is. But with literally hundreds of thousands (if not millions - but that's just me plucking figures out of thin air tbh) of names …

We're still golfing

Golfers are still playing at Spallumcheen Golf and Country Club.<p>There may not be many but there are still some hardy golfers out on the nine-hole …

Golf

You Need These Lemon Chicken Stuffed Shells in Your Life

Do you have some leftover chicken in the fridge that needs to be repurposed? If you do, great. If you don't, I highly suggest grabbing a rotisserie …

Stuffy nose ruining your day? This handy Japanese lifehack will clear your sinuses instantly

And all it involves is <b>an empty plastic bottle and your armpit</b>. Getting a <b>stuffy nose</b> can be annoying and particularly dreadful when trying to sleep. …

Dutch Oven Pinto Beans (Refried Beans) Recipe

This recipe for Refried Beans (<b>frijoles refritos</b> or simply <b>frijoles</b> in Spanish<i>)</i> includes instructions on cooking the pinto beans from scratch in a …

Cooking

12 Food Hacks We Know Actually Work Because We Tried Them

Here's what's actually worth your time.

Roast Butterflied Chicken With Honey for a Sweet New Year

I grew up a Korean-American Presbyterian girl in New York’s lower Westchester county, in a town that was predominantly Irish and Italian-Catholic, but was also home to many Jewish-American families. I will always credit my best friend, Liz, who lived next door, for being my gateway into a lifelong …

New York City

Funny Pictures – September 16, 2017

Gravity gauge looks good today. <br>viaMeanwhile in Belgium. <br>viaBecause we can, doesn’t mean we should. <br>viaUnfortunate sign location. <br>viaMy landlord put …

Make Teriyaki Chicken in the Slow Cooker, Win Dinner

Arrange the chicken in a single layer in the bottom of a 6-quart or larger slow cooker. Scatter the onion and garlic over the top. Whisk the soy …

Here's What $1,000 A Month In Rent Looks Like In 26 Countries Around The World

Lmao so glad I just moved to New York.<p><i>Unless stated otherwise, all prices in this post have been converted to US dollars and reflect the listing price and conversion rate.</i>