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Red Velvet Brownies With Three-Ingredient Frosting [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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'Jane the Virgin' stuns fans with a devastating turn of events

<b>(Warning: This contains major spoilers from this week's episode of "Jane the Virgin.")</b><p>Ahead of Monday night's "Jane the Virgin," several cast members implored fans to watch live (or avoid social media until they were caught up). Now we know why. While most of the episode featured the show's …

28 Vegetarian Sources Of Protein That Will Keep You Feeling Full And Satisfied

No meat, no problem.<p>A little context: The USDA recommends that women between the ages of 19 and 30 on a 2,000 calorie-per-day diet eat 46 grams of protein a day, and for men of the same age, 56 grams protein per day. A table of exactly how much protein you need for your age and body can be found …

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 …

31 vegan recipes to get you through Veganuary

It’s that time again – thousands of people from all over the world will be going vegan – that is not eating any meat, dairy, eggs or anything else …

Lose Weight With These 50+ Protein-Packed Vegan Breakfasts

Get energized with the power of plants! These vegan breakfasts offer protein, fiber, and healthy fats to keep you satisfied all morning, which can prevent the mindless snacking that leads to weight gain. The chocolate coconut almond overnight oats and the sweet potato and kale tofu scramble are …

These Buddhist principles can help you stop ruining your diet at work—and chill out, too

Two thousand and five hundred years ago, Buddha suggested some basic guidelines for eating to his monks. He recommended that they limit their eating to certain hours rather than grazing throughout the day. When they did eat, he said, they should give their food the attention it deserved.<p>Today, as …

Nutrition

Vegan Gluten-Free Coconut Cake

As a non-Vegan and gluten lover with Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free friends events like birthdays usually involve a disappointing "cake" that's a …

Gluten-Free

This Is The DIY Secret To Making Nutella Cocktails At Home

<b>Honestly; what party, celebration or gathering (or night in alone, frankly, isn't instantly improved by the addition of Nutella?</b><p>Having been busy …

Someone created a recipe for a weed margarita because the internet loves us

There comes a moment in adult life when the need for R&R arises, but finances, work or other obligations may not align with an island escape. In that …

9 vegan Thanksgiving appetizers to prove to your family that you don't just eat leaves

Thanksgiving is a time of giving, spending time with friends and family, and catching up on all the things you missed when you were busy with your …

Skinny Chocolate Cupcakes with Chocolate Fudge Icing

<i>Skinny chocolate cupcake with chocolate fudge icing. Moist, rich, decadent, the healthiest chocolate cupcake you’ll ever eat!</i><p>When it comes to sweet …

Dessert

A Pasta So Rich and Creamy You'll Never Believe It's Vegan

This is one of my favorite pastas in the world—creamy farfalle pasta with sun-dried tomatoes and mushrooms. I’ve hosted millions (well, maybe not …

Three-Layer Carrot Cake

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Lightly butter and flour the cake pans.<p>Put the flour, salt, baking soda, cinnamon, and cocoa in a mixing bowl, and …

Dessert

Say Goodbye to the "Scary Lucy" Statue

Finally, a replacement.<p>The terrifying sculpture of Lucille Ball (on the left), known as "Scary Lucy" will no longer haunt children's nightmares. It has been replaced with a much friendlier-looking version of the beloved comedy star.<p>The original, nightmare-inducing sculpture that looked literally …

23 "Arthur" Memes That Just Went Too Far

Reminder: The internet has no chill when it comes to destroying your childhood.

10 of the best walking and hiking adventures in the world

Backpacking the Appalachian Trail<p>Hike North America's most famous trail the original way, carrying all you need on your back and staying in huts …

Want to Raise Your IQ? Neuroscience Says to Take Up This Easy Habit

It's probably not what you think, but it's scientifically demonstrated to improve how you think.<p>Most of us think of IQ as a fixed thing, like an SAT score. You take a test, they tell you how smart you are, and that's that.<p>Turns out that's wrong.<p>Neuroscience is demonstrating that brain functioning …

The New "Thor" Movie Has The Hulk And A New Villainess

I need an adult.

Disney World Buries Its Controversial $149 After Hours Experiment

Image source: Disney.<p>Thursday was the final night of<b>Disney</b>'scontroversial Disney After Hoursevent. Guests paying as much as $149 a ticket had after-hours access to roughly two dozen of the Magic Kingdom's most popular attractions for three hours after the park closed to day guests.<p>Through six …

US House of Representatives votes to open access to medical marijuana for veterans

The federal government may not allow medical marijuana, but it might be willing to let some military veterans give it a try: On Thursday, the House of Representatives voted for a bill that would open up access to medical pot for veterans.<p>The House measure, passed in a 233-189 vote, doesn't legalize …

Cannabis

Class of 2016: This Is How to Become a Multimillionaire

You could save $2 million by retirement with little effort.<p>Congratulations, class of 2016! Your graduation is quite an accomplishment, and it’s a …

11 of the best Indian Ocean islands

Did A Time Traveler Go To 1995 To Film A Random Mike Tyson Fight?

Someone watched Mike Tyson’s 1995 fight against Peter McNeeley and noticed something rather unusual. Well, unusual in the sense that this fight is from 1995 and it sure as heck looks like someone in the crowd is using a smartphone.<p>The evidence: at one point during the fight, a spectator held up a …

10 Messy Braids You Can Totally Wear to Work

We’ve all dreamt of rolling out of bed in the morning with picture-perfect, woke-up-like-this messy hair, but nine times out of 10 we feel more hobo than boho. And though we take pride in our efforts to de-frizz, detangle and expertly style our mane, we’re ready to put down the curling iron and …

Drake Has Beef With the Entire Cast of SNL

If there's one thing we know about Drake, it's that he's not afraid to get real—let's not forget the singer's pretty legendary feud with rapper Meek Mill. And in one of last night's <i>SNL</i> skits, he let it be known that he has beef with, well, everyone on the show, from the cast to the cleaning lady to …

Shape Up for Summer: Ultimate Workout Plan

"Many adults I work with talk about how the water is a magical place for them, where they can escape day-to-day stress," says Alexis Keto, head swim …

Swimming