Maria Garcia

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10 Novels That Will Have Harry Potter Fans Like, "Accio Books"

The seventh and final book in the <b>Harry Potter</b> series came out over 11 years ago, and we still feel like we have a Basilisk fang-shaped hole in our hearts. It's not hyperbolic to say that J.K. Rowling's epic fantasy series shaped an entire generation. Who else remembers going to midnight book …

Your Diet Plan's Missing a Fat-Melting Secret Weapon: Fish Oil

Are fish oil and weight loss really connected? Scientists from the University of Brazil have uncovered evidence that ordinary fish oil supplements — …

Weight Loss

4 simple cauliflower bites recipes that will seriously make your mouth water

Cauliflower, we feel confident saying, is the new kale. The white, cabbagey-brocolli-esque veggie is incredibly versatile and packed with vitamin C, …

Vegan

13 Protein-Packed Salads Under 500 Calories

Salads may seem like a safe mealtime bet, but they're pretty easy to either over- or under-do. Throw too many toppings on, and you may accidentally …

15 Tried And True Recipes You'll Make Again And Again

From my personal recipe files to yours!<p>I have been cooking for the majority of the past six years, and while I enjoy trying new recipes, there are some recipes that I return to again and again. I love them because they are wholesome, delicious, relatively fast/simple, don't require a lot of fancy …

Cooking

The 50 Most Scenic Drives Across the Country

When you want to hit the open road, here's where to set your GPS.<p>Here are 50 drives—one in every state—where you'll lose yourself in the surroundings, stumble upon the unexpected, and possibly blank on where you're ultimately headed. Do final destinations really matter?

43 Of The Most Amazing Gifts Of 2016

Find something for everyone on your list.<p>It's no fun to look at gifts if they're all sold out. Nope, not helpful. Not helpful at all.

Shopping

20 Great Literature Quotes About Love

20 great literature quotes about <b>Love.</b><br>[Gathered by Regina Kenney]<p><b>“I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without</b> …

Obama and Biden memes deliver post-election comic relief

Social media seems to be settling back to normal after the Election Day frenzy, but there are still plenty of political memes to go around.<p>Twitter and Facebook users, for instance, are still laser-focused on President-elect Donald Trump's moves, such as his choice for chief strategist.<p>Social Cues …

Top 50 Netflix movies available now

There are some brilliant award-winning, genre-changing, thought-provoking movies streaming right now on Netflix – UPDATED<p>Struggling to find a movie …

12 Highly Bingeable Urban Fantasy Series

By now. you’ve probably finished your Netflix <i>Luke Cage</i> binge. Undoubtedly you feel bereft, adrift, and without anything new to fill your brainspace. …

Books

With Beauty And Wonder, 'The Winged Histories' Soars

In Sofia Samatar's World Fantasy Award-winning debut novel <i>A Stranger in Olondria</i>, she introduced an empire redolent with magic and rife with turmoil. Olondria is one of the richest new fantasy settings in recent memory, and Samatar has returned to it in <i>The Winged Histories</i>. Like the book before it,</i> …

Bookmarks versus dog ears: how you keep track of your reading – in pictures

From old gig tickets to toilet paper and £20 notes, almost anything can be co-opted as a bookmark, as as a recent callout for pictures revealed. How do you mark your place in books?<p>The humble “dog ear” was widely condemned by readers responding to a callout to share their bookmarking tips. The …

Pope Francis isn't the liberal rock-star that many Americans think he is

For many Catholics, the euphoria <b>extends</b> to <b>family and sexual issues</b> on which Francis has signaled new tolerance. A majority of American Catholics, according to a Pew survey, predicts that within the next 35 years, the church will <b>approve contraception and married priests</b>. Thirty-six percent expect …

Fall in Love With Fall: 7 Sensational Seasonal Sweets

Sugar, spice and everything nice -- sink your teeth into September with these wonderful autumn sweets.<p>Sugar, spice and everything nice -- sink your teeth into September with these wonderful autumn sweets.<p><b>1. Honey & Spice Cake</b><p>This gem of a cake comes from Marcy Goldman's much-loved cookbook, <i>A</i> …

Recipes

5 Healthy Breakfasts To Eat For BuzzFeed's Get Fit Challenge

These recipes are part of a nutritionist-approved meal plan designed to make you look and feel great. To see the full meal plan, click here.<p>BuzzFeed's Get Fit Challenge is a four-week exercise plan that incorporates both strength training and cardio and will make you feel amazing. To reap the full …

Recipes

Bacon and Egg Breakfast Tart | One Pot Chef

Bacon

Lavish parties and time in exile: The racy past of the last Princess of Cambridge, known as the People's Princess

The newborn will be the first Princess of Cambridge for more than a century.<p>The last member of the Royal Family to hold the title was her …

10 Things to Buy at a Mexican Grocery Store

(Image credit: Christine Gallary)<p>Do you shop in Mexican or Latin American grocery stores? If not, you may be missing out on some good ingredients — …

Watch: 4 Grilled Cheese Recipes That'll Rock Your World

Tired of the classic and overused American cheese grilled cheese recipe? Well you are in luck...<p>Tired of the classic and overused American cheese grilled cheese recipe? Well you are in luck... Here are 4 outrageously tasty recipes to step up your grilled cheese game.<p><b>Nutella and Banana Grilled Cheese</b><p>…

grilled cheese

Where Are They Now: Clueless, She's All That, 10 Things I Hate About You, More

In news that might make you feel a little bit old, cult classic <i>Clueless</i> officially turned 20 last year, and <i>She's All That</i> has already surpassed its 15-year anniversary. The '90s movies of our youth are officially vintage, and some of the movies' stars, in turns, are growing older with us.<p>In the …

Our Best Layer Cake Recipes

Here, Martha's father's favorite orange-curd filled cake topped with chocolate frosting.

24 Things You Might Not Know About Goodfellas

The year 2015 means, among other things, that Martin Scorsese’s film <i>Goodfellas</i> is turning 25 years old. The movie was based on the life of mob …

TIME Picks the Top 10 Photos of 2014

Ellen DeGeneres. Hollywood, California. March 2, 2014: "It started out as a joke on Meryl Streep – because I adore her a<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Ellen …