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20 overlooked Netflix documentaries that you need to watch

From documentaries that blur the line between reality and fiction to crowd-pleasing character studies, there's so many options for documentaries on Netflix it can be hard to pick which title to stream.<p>Major docs like "The Look of Silence," "Man on Wire," and "Jiro Dreams of Sushi" are obvious …

19 Three-Ingredient Lunches So Easy You Can Bring Them to Work

How many times have you vowed to pack lunch more often, but ended up falling off the wagon and going back to …

11 Genius Ways To Cook Pasta You've Never Heard Of

Warning: untraditional pasta preparations ahead. Sorry not sorry, Italy.

It’s crazy out here! 25 books to save your life, right now

The Undefeated staff on books to comfort, inspire — and light a fire in your soul<p>The call was for “favorite” books, yes, but more specifically for …

47 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

And with binge-worthy titles like Netflix original "Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond" and Oscar-nominated "Last Men in Aleppo" a click away, you can get a lot of great nonfiction viewing any night of the week.<p>You'll learn a lot more about the world, but don't worry — you'll also be entertained.<p><b>Here are</b> …

Stellar nonfiction chosen by the National Book Critics Circle

Next month, the National Book Critics Circle will present its 2016 book prizes in six categories; these are the five finalists in nonfiction. Each book deserves to be read for years to come, but every one of them seems to speak urgently about this particular moment — a time of economic inequality …

Veganuary 2017: 21 delicious and warming vegan soups to try

<b>You don’t have to be a full-time vegan.</b><p>If you’re planning to take part in Veganuary – that means going vegan for the month of January – but you’re …

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Vegan Soup Recipes: Nourishing Detox Soup

I’m careful about New Years Resolutions, because I know it’s easy to place unnecessary stress on the month of January to do it all and do it all …

36 Hidden Gems On Netflix You Should Already Be Watching

Stop spending the whole night trying to find something to watch.<p>1. <i>Black Mirror</i>: It’s like <i>The Twilight Zone</i>, but for the modern era.<p>—kefurbush<p>2. <i>Lovesick (Scrotal Recall)</i>: A British sitcom where a twentysomething guy gets chlamydia and has to tell all of his former partners.<p>—Amanda Niblett, …

Mexican Noodle Casserole (Sopa Seca)

Heat oven to 350°. Grease an 8" x 8" baking dish with oil; set aside. Heat oil in a 12" skillet over medium-high heat. Working in two batches, add …

4 Sweet Potato Recipes to Make Your Meatless Monday Even Sweeter

Sweet potatoes are one of our favorite autumnal ingredients. Not only do they have the perfect orange hue to fit into the fall color palate, but …

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

But narrowing it down to just movies, you can put a good dent in some classics, if you have the right guide.<p>Well, that's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we put together the 100 movies streaming on Netflix you have to watch …

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53 Avocado Recipes, So You Can Eat as Much of It as Possible

Life goals: Eat more avocado. Here are 53 awesome recipes to make it happen.<p><b>Avocados make just about anything better</b>, from salads to veggie-packed salsas to smoothies. Smear avocados onto toast, mash 'em into guacamole, or top your morning eggs with a couple slices—just make sure they're perfectly …

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Black and Red Lentil Chili

This is probably the fastest chili I’ve ever made without using canned beans. The secret is black beluga lentils, which cook quickly and keep their …

black bean confetti salad

Sweet speckled sunshine, that was a good week. Never underestimate the power of blinding sun, square canvas umbrellas, swing barstools and ten …

7 under-the-radar Netflix shows you should be watching

You've heard the buzz about <i>The Get Down</i>, and you know all about Netflix's big tentpole shows, like <i>Orange Is the New Black</i> and <i>House of Cards</i>. You've …

6 Must-See Fashion Documentaries on Netflix Right Now

With an increase in demand of all things “reality” and “behind the scenes” over the past decade, fashion documentaries are being produced at a record …

50 of Our Favorite Smoothie Recipes

A smoothie is a convenient meal or snack option anytime — just throw your ingredients in a blender, pour into a glass, and enjoy. Even better: the ingredient possibilities for shakes and smoothies are endless. We should know; we're always in the kitchen creating and re-creating our favorite healthy …

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The 8 weirdest Netflix movies to watch right now

Sometimes you don’t want good, or clever, or funny. Sometimes you want <i>weird</i>. Sometimes, you want the cinematic equivalent of marching into your local …

Recipe for Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burrito

• Preheat the oven to 350 F.<br>• Place the sweet potatoes in a medium saucepan with the salt and water to cover.<br>• Cover the pot and bring to a boil, then …

The 33 Best Documentaries of All Time

<i>By: Christopher Campbell</i><p><i>Credit: Portrait Films (edited)</i><p>Documentary is not a genre, but an entire branch of moviemaking. So pitting diverse qualifying contenders against each other to determine the 33 best... well, that's difficult.<p>Have I included enough music docs (<i>Don't Look Back</i>, <i>Gimme Shelter</i>), …