Michele Mims

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15 Delicious Ways To Turn Zucchini Into A Hearty Meal

All I'm saying is if Bubba Gump was a vegetarian, he would be all about zucchini.

Food

35 Old-Fashioned Blueberry Desserts You Should Have in Your Recipe Box

Blue-stained hands down, blueberry desserts are one of the best things about summer. Stash these vintage recipes so you can make the most of all …

Dessert

Baking These 5 Cakes Is a British National Pastime

Cake is the key to the British soul. Generations of us have been comforted by cake, we celebrate with cake, and we comfort and celebrate others with …

Dessert

Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie nail their royal wedding outfits (and the hats!)

<b>Princess Beatrice</b> and <b>Princess Eugenie</b> became viral sensations for all the wrong reasons when they arrived at <b>Prince William</b> and <b>Kate Middleton</b>'s <b>2011</b> …

Fashion (UK)

6 Secrets to Beautiful, Younger-Looking Skin, According to Top Dermatologists

1<p>Stop Spot Treating Your Zits<p>“If you get regular breakouts, treat your whole face as opposed to just the zit,” says Joshua Zeichner, MD, director of …

Skin Care

You’ve Got to See These 6 Mouth-Watering Food Photography Tricks in Just 2 Minutes (VIDEO)

After you watch this food photography tips video, you will come away either inspired or hungry (or both). Created by food and travel photographer …

Hacking

Our 7 Best Slow Cooker Ground Beef Recipes — Recipes from The Kitchn

A slow cooker can work wonders for so many ingredients, but where it really shines is with inexpensive cuts of meat. It can turn a plain pound of …

Cooking

The Baby-Formula Crime Ring

It’s pricey, it’s portable, its users need it constantly, and retailers love to buy it at a discount. All of which makes it a perfect product to steal.

Portable

Ashley Graham's Latest Swimsuits for All Campaign Features Zero Retouching

Ashley Graham has long been an advocate for owning the skin you're in. And for the latest campaign for her ongoing collaboration with Swimsuits for All, she takes that message of body positivity to the next level—and the result is stunning.<p>Graham released a new size-inclusive collection of …

Swimwear

The New Gmail Has 5 Game-Changing Features That Nudge Email Forward

Smart Reply for all!<p>Let’s face it: email in 2018 is one of the most <i>boring</i> (read: professional!) forms of communication. With the latest version of …

Apps

5 Foods That De-Bloat Your Stomach Faster Than Any Other

Ready for some sobering news? Your muffin top might be detrimental to your health. According to doctors, one of the worst places your body can store …

Nutrition

Afro Beauty Brought to Life in Photographer Luke Nugent’s Lavish Hair Portraiture | Colossal

<p>British photographer Luke Nugent captures a wide range of style, beauty, and personal expression in his creative photo shoots, for which he often …

Photography

Landscape Photography Tips | How To Bracket & Combine Exposures For Dynamic Images

Even with well-laid plans, the right intentions, and a bag full gear, there remains one variable that can derail a shoot: the human element. …

Landscape Photography

How to Shoot Layers and the Bookend Technique in Street Photography

If you want to create more dynamic street photos, shoot layers in street photography, and also integrate the ‘bookend technique’ in your photos.Why …

Street Photography

Photo Basics: What Are Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO (VIDEO)

Kellan Reck, a two-time Emmy Award-winning editor and cinematographer, shared the below video with us today and it’s a great primer (or, for some of …

Shutter Speed

The 10 Commandments of Portrait Photography

Call me cranky, but I don’t like the latest photography trends. I love simple, classic portraiture, and I admire legendary photographers like Richard …

Photography

Here's the Best Way to Sharpen Portraits in Photoshop, According to Tutorial Resource Phlearn

Phlearn is a great photography educational site that provides helpful tutorials on a range of topics, mainly centering around Photoshop and Lightroom …

Tutorials

The Disappearing Doctor: How Mega-Mergers Are Changing the Business of Medical Care

Is the doctor in?<p>In this new medical age of urgent care centers and retail clinics, that’s not a simple question. Nor does it have a simple answer, as primary care doctors become increasingly scarce.<p>“You call the doctor’s office to book an appointment,” said Matt Feit, a 45-year-old screenwriter in …

Health Care

Coffee Pecan Pound Cake

Coffee Pecan Pound Cake is a lovely tasting, moist cake with a perfect combination of coffee flavor and texture from the pecans. Delicious with a cup …

Dessert

Blueberry Lemon Pound Cake, a delicious soft and moist loaf bursting with juicy blueberries! Perfect with a cup of tea

Blueberry Lemon Pound Cake, a delicious soft and moist loaf bursting with juicy blueberries! Perfect with a cup of tea<p>Blueberry Lemon Pound Cake. Oh …

Dessert

Meet the Trailblazing Black Scientist Twitter Helped Identify From a Single Photograph: Report

Last week, Twitter jumped on the case of an unidentified black woman who appeared, partially obscured, in a 1971 photo taken at the International …

Social Media

Orca’s never-before-seen behavior left scientist ‘horrified and fascinated’

VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Scientists have observed a behavior never before seen in killer whales, and it makes for a grim discovery.<p>Following …

#houseplant: 10 Best Hashtags to Explore on Instagram

Does it feel overwhelming to try to keep up with Instagram’s houseplant hoarders as their leafy photos flash by in your feed? Here are 10 key …

Researchers develop device that extracts water from desert air

Researchers at MIT and UC Berkeley have developed and now tested a device that can extract water out of the air even in the driest of climates. The team proposed the device in a <i>Science</i> article last year and now they've improved the design and tried it out in Tempe, Arizona. While there are a few …

Here’s how to cook quinoa and why is it so good

Organic India recently introduced its gluten-free quinoa.<p>An incredible superfood which is abundant in nutrients and antioxidants, they are a good …

10 scientifically proven tips to beat stress

Forget taking a chill pill, these science-backed techniques will help you protect your body and your brain from the daily grind.<p>Heart racing? …

I spend $25 a week on groceries — here's what I buy and what I skip

You can't eat healthy on a budget, they said; McDonald's has a dollar menu, they said.<p>Dear 'They': I do eat a healthy, plant-based diet on a strict budget, and I prefer to feel, well, not how McDonald's makes me feel. If I can spend $25 a week on groceries and feel good doing it, so can you.<p>One …

Personal Finance

Exclusive: ‘I’ve never seen anything like it.’ Video of mating deep-sea anglerfish stuns biologists

Anglerfish, with their menacing gape and dangling lure, are among the most curious inhabitants of the deep ocean. Scientists have hardly ever seen …

The Most-Saved Slow Cooker Recipes to Make Right Now

There's not a week that goes by where my slow cooker isn't put to work. It's the hero that helps me get dinner on the table when busy nights hit and …

Cooking

Here's why cockroaches are indestructible

Genome sequencing reveals the secrets of this nasty insect<p>They can regrow lost legs. They make their own antibiotics. And they have an almost supernatural sense of smell.<p>Now Chinese researchers have sequenced the genome of the American cockroach and discovered why they are so hard to kill.<p>It’s all …

Biology