Kelsey Rudd

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An Open Letter From Introverts To Everyone Else

Hi, it's us, Introverts. We just wanted to write a quick note to everyone to clear the air. We know that we can be hard to read, a little closed off and even irritable sometimes, but we do love you. To help you deal with us, we have put together a list of things you should know.<p><b>1. Weekdays Are Me</b> …

Mama June Reveals A Different Sex Offender Fathered Two Of Her Kids

After photos surfaced of the southern matriarch spending time with a convicted child molester, June “Mama June” Shannon is now admitting to a relationship with another sex offender who apparently fathered two of her children. The whole mess started about a month ago when photos surfaced of Mama …

Essential Oils for Clear Skin

Essential Oils for Clear Skin<p>Posted By: Lindsay Schroeder Posted In: Skincare Date Posted: March 22nd, 2013 Comments: 1<p>We are hearing of more and …

20 Ways to Make Your Marriage Last

According to science.<p>Every week there's a new study telling you which relationship factors mean you'll be together forever, and which mean you should just go ahead and plan your impending divorce. So I rounded up every recent study available about happy marriages to find out which things mean your …

Nick Jonas Is The Slutty Male Pop Star That We've Always Wanted

Since the dawn of pop music, women have been ridiculously oversexualized in a way that men never have.<p>Sure, pop has seen its fair share of sexy …

Woman Plants Potato in Her Own Vagina

Her mother told her it was a form of contraception.<p>A 22-year-old woman was brought to a Colombian hospital after complaining of severe abdominal pains. Doctors were shocked to discover a potato and its roots inside her vagina was the source of the problem [via Colombia Reports.<p>The potato was not …

15 Decadent Brownie Recipes

I pretty much love all brownies and there’s something about Fall that gets me in the mood to bake brownies like it’s my j-o-b. Wait, baking brownies …

Chocolate-on-Chocolate Tart with Maple Almonds

10 Servings<p>When making the candied almonds, stir them until the caramel transforms into a dry, crystallized coating.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Crust<p>2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder<p>2 tablespoons sugar<p>¾ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour, plus more for rolling<p>½ cup (1 stick) …

Baking

How to Use All that Pumpkin, Butternut, and Delicata Squash

From frying to roasting and stuffing, here are some creative ways to cook with winter squash.<p>As soon as the first leaf turns orange, it's official: You can't hit a farmers' market, restaurant, or café without seeing a veritable medley of winter squash. While we love (love!) the stuff, one can only …

Food

How to Bake Hard Candy Shot Glasses

I know a lot of people who shy away from making hard candy, and I understand why. First, there's the boiling hot syrup that sticks to skin like …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

How to Make a Peanut Butter Cup the Size of a Pizza

Do you like peanut butter cups? Of course you do! Now it's time to super-size that love—into a PBC cake the size of a small pizza<p>It will come as no surprise to reveal we're Big Fans of peanut butter cups. We like them so much we ate a whole bunch to find out which brand is the best. But for serious …

Dessert

6 Hacks to Make Store-Bought Cookie Dough Even Better

Chocolate chip cookies are good, but chocolate chip cookies stuffed with Oreo cookies are beyond.<p>Sure, store-bought cookie dough is pretty OK, but if you stuff it with other treats you have in your kitchen, it gets great. Chocolate cookies are good, but chocolate cookies filled with peanut butter …

The Only Hack You Need to Pick Up Dudes

Literally.<p>Meeting guys is hard. How do you approach them? What do you say? One intrepid Redditor gave you the one tip you need to pick up guys, wherever you are:<p>Simple as that! Also useful for getting your drunk friend home from a sketchy party.<p><b>Follow Emma on Twitter.</b>

The Smoky-Eye Shortcut: Fall’s Foolproof Shadowsticks

In **Troy Surratt’**s fifteen years as a makeup artist, the question that has been asked most frequently is, “How do you do a smoky eye?” Which is why he set out to demystify the experience with his self-titled beauty company’s Smokey Eye Baton, a brilliant dual-sided stick featuring a skinny …

Condomless Male Birth Control Will Be Here by 2017

And the best part is, it's not even hormonal.<p>Vasalgel, a non-hormonal male birth control, should be on the market by 2017 [via The Daily Beast.<p>Developed by the Parsemus Foundation, the product works by injecting a polymer into the vas deferens, blocking sperm in pretty much the same way a vasectomy …

10 Questions to Ask in a Job Interview | The Art of Manliness

When it comes to job interviews, we often see it as a one-way street, with the interviewer holding all the cards. In reality, though, it’s a two-way …

The 9 Best Hangover Prevention Hacks

Avocados are your hangover's worst nightmare.<p>Meeting friends for drinks later? You're gonna want to listen up, then. We spoke to nutritionist Naomi Mead to find out exactly what we should eat to stay hydrated (the enemy of hangovers, FYI), happy and gorgeous all night, while still drinking all the …

Kim Kardashian Hints She And Kanye West Have A Sex Tape

Kim Kardashian suggested she has a sex tape with husband Kanye West while chatting with British GQ for the magazine's Men of the Year issue. The topic of a possible Kimye video came up when the conversation turned to her infamous tape with Ray J, filmed in 2003 and leaked in 2007.<p>"Listen it was …

The 10 Stages of Reconnecting With an Ex

"LOL, we matched on Tinder! What are the odds?!"<p><b>1. Trolling social media casually, just casually.</b> Nothing weird, just looking at his Twitter to see if he's tweeting a lot because if he is, he's probably single and has a lot of free time to talk to me again. No big.<p><b>2. Writing "Happy Birthday" on</b> …

How to Never Have to Clean Your Apartment

You don't need a cleaning lady.<p><b>1. They put away their clothes every night.</b><p>When you're changing into your pajamas, it might be tempting to just toss your clothes on a chair or even on the floor, but don't fall prey to that lazy trap. It takes a couple of seconds to put them in your laundry hamper or …

How to Have Orgasms Like a Lesbian

A recent study showed that lesbians have more orgasms than straight and bisexual women. Here's how to narrow the gap.<p>A recent study published in the <i>Journal of Sexual Medicine</i> suggests that what you always thought was just your queer friends bragging is, in fact, verifiably true: Lesbians are having …

The pact between Hitler and Stalin that paved the way for World War II was signed 75 years ago

With the stroke of a pen 75 years ago, two men changed the world and sealed the fate of millions.<p>Those two men were the foreign minister of Nazi Germany, Joachim von Ribbentrop, and his Soviet counterpart, Vyacheslav Molotov. On August 23, 1939, they signed a non-aggression pact, promising not to …

5 Exercises to Improve Your Bedroom Flexibility

Train for tonight's workout with these moves.<p>The exercise moves below will make you feel sexier, increase your strength, and help you develop flexibility for an overall better performance in bed, according to CosmoBody trainer Jennifer Johnson. Wait, why aren't you doing them yet? Repeat eight to …

Bacterial nanowires: Not what we thought they were

For the past 10 years, scientists have been fascinated by a type of "electric bacteria" that shoots out long tendrils like electric wires, using them …

9 Best-Ever Strawberry Dishes for Brunch

From buttery scones to refreshing bellinis, these nine amazing brunch recipes all take advantage of sweet summer strawberries.<p>From buttery scones to …

The Paleo Cookbook: 300 Delicious Paleo Diet Recipes

• <b>Author:</b> John Chatham<p>From the Publisher of New York Times Bestsellers Paleo Slow Cooker and Paleo for Every Day<p>Simply put, the Paleo diet is the diet that humans were intended to eat.<p>Low carb, high protein, and full of wholesome, natural foods, the Paleo diet has gained rapid popularity for those …

The Five Fall Items You Can Wear Right Now

We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but summer is nearly over. And while beach weekends and ice cream breaks may soon be a thing of the past, fall fashion is very much in your future.<p>But it doesn't have to be this way. You can start your fall shopping today and make your purchases work for warm …

Healthy Dinner Ideas for Summer and Beyond

Eating well definitely doesn't mean sacrificing flavor—here are our favorite healthy dinner ideas.<p><b>We're all for eating a little lighter, healthier, and cleaner.</b> But eating well doesn't have to mean eating the same thing five nights a week. It's way more fun to eat a variety of creative, interesting …

Cooking

6 Common Mistakes People Make when Baking Brownies

Is there anything worst than a bad batch of brownies? Here are the biggest mistakes people make when baking brownies—plus how to avoid them.<p>When it comes to comfort food and our favorite desserts, brownies rank way up there. They're rich, decadent, sweet, and come with the added bonus of nostalgia. …

Dessert