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This Natural Moisturizer Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

A good moisturizer is a staple in every woman’s beauty routine. It’s the base to smooth skin, nice makeup application, and a healthy complexion. …

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10 Pastas That Are More Veggies than Noodles

My mantra for pasta has always been that it can be a wholesome, well-balanced meal if you make it that way. I hate that the carb gets such a bad rap …

Lemony Lentil Soup

<i>This Lemony Lentil Soup recipe is full of amazing flavor, it’s made with all sorts of healthy ingredients, it’s naturally vegan and gluten-free, and</i> …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

The 5 Vegetarian Recipes I Keep in My Meal Plan

When I first became a vegetarian, I quickly realized that if I wanted to eat well and feel well, I needed to find some smart recipes to keep in my …

This Slow Cooker Orange Chicken Is Better than Takeout

Slow Cooker Orange Chicken<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the chicken:</i> <br>1/4 cup cornstarch <br>1 teaspoon kosher salt <br>1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper <br>1 1/2 …

12 Amazing Beauty Products With Over 6,000 Amazon Reviews

Amazon is our favorite spot to scoop up great last-minute items, beauty products included. With so many serums and solutions to choose from, your regiment can get an upgrade almost overnight. Plus, since reviews are provided, you can rely on previous purchases to give you the skinny on what you’re …

24 French Pharmacy Products That People Actually Swear By

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Here Are The 20 Netflix Documentaries That Are Definitely Worth Your Time To Watch

Say goodbye to aimless browsing this weekend.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

A Gentle Reminder That a Can of Beans Gets You Halfway to Dinner

There are so many reasons to soak your beans—but saving time is not one of them. Call me impatient (or a poor planner), but I <i>never</i> remember to give my dried chickpeas, pintos, or navy beans a bath the night before I cook. Instead, 10 times out of 10, I notice halfway through cutting an onion that I …

5 Pressure Cooker Recipes for Crazy-Fast Soup and Chili

If buying a pressure cooker isn't on your "things to try in 2018” list, it definitely will be after reading these recipes. What could be better than …

Lemon Bar Cheesecake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Pulse first 3 ingredients in a food processor 3 or 4 times or just until blended. Add butter, and pulse 5 or 6 times or until …

Make This Coconut Spinach & Chickpeas with Lemon Tonight

Are you in the mood for some comfort food? Of course you are. But now that spring is here and summer is on the horizon, you might, however, be …

17 One-Pot Meals That Aren't Soup or Stews

If you love warm meals but hate doing dishes, chances are that you’re a fan of one-pot cooking (I certainly am). There’s something soothing about building a meal, layer by layer, in a large, heavy-bottomed pan that has seen you through good times and bad. Usually, the method is simple and …

These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

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Romaine with Creamy Olive Dressing Recipe

You will say goodbye to store-bought salad dressings once you taste this easy, homemade blend. Mix your favorite mayonnaise, some liquid from a jar …

10 criminally underrated movies on Netflix you owe it to yourself to watch

Since its inception, Netflix has stood as the benchmark for on-demand entertainment. As its popularity grew, so too did the streaming service’s …

23 Life-Changing Beauty Products With Insanely High Reviews On Amazon

While it’s fun to experiment with a bevy of different face masks, innovative hair tools, and K-beauty favorites, it can be hard to choose new …

Beauty

Good enough for Beyoncé: chocolate ganache, paella and stir-fry vegan recipes

Forget dodgy dal and chickpea salads and be inspired by World Vegan Day with our pick of delicious, colourful and healthy meals<p>Whether it’s down to health and environmental concerns or merely following in Beyoncé’s footsteps, veganism is on the rise around the world. Those who eschew all animal …

Vegan

Our Readers' "Keepers": The 40 Recipes They Keep Coming Back To

From raspberry ricotta cake to classic roast chicken, these are our readers' favorite recipes of all time.<p>It took us a long time to narrow down <b>The Keepers</b>, <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s collection of the recipes we make over and over again. We shared memories of <b>baking biscuits for the first time</b>, making <b>pounds of</b> …

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21 Lentil Recipes That Go Way Beyond Just Soup and Curry

Lentils may not be the most attractive ingredient in town, but that doesn’t mean they should be avoided. Full of protein and fiber, easy to prepare, …

Fudge Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°. Microwave the first 3 ingredients in a large microwave-safe bowl at HIGH 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until melted …

In 15 Minutes, Genius One-Pot Mac & Cheese Can Be All Yours

Let’s say that—in, oh, about 15 minutes—you could be staring at a big pot full of mac & cheese, with all the ease of cracking open a box and shaking out the foil packet. But instead of noodles in a slurry of cheese-ish dressing, these would be hugged by a truly gooey, molten cheddar sauce that …

10 Easy One-Pot Vegetarian Dinners for Fall

When you start with a single Dutch oven or skillet, adding a meat-free night to your meal plan couldn't be easier. These warming dinners embrace all …

The Damn Delicious Recipe We're Loving Any Time of Day

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 425°F. Lightly oil a rimmed baking sheet or coat with cooking spray.<p>Place the sweet potatoes, …

Recipe: Stuffed Winter Squash

Stuffed Winter Squash<p>Serves 4<p>2 acorn, delicata, dumpling, or carnival squash, cut in half through the stem and seeded<p>2 teaspoons olive oil, plus more …

30-Minute Rice & Eggplant Bowl with Magic Turmeric Sauce

Roast the eggplant:<p>Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F.<p>Place the eggplant on a rimmed baking sheet. Drizzle with the oil, then …

13 Of Our *Fall-iest* Dinners to Roast, Bake, Or Simmer Tonight

In south Louisiana, we joke that the four seasons are Mardi Gras, crawfish, snowball, and football. I never packed away my shorts, and thought sweater-weather only sometimes came in December or January. My relatively new reality of a <i>real</i> fall—brisk temperatures, changing leaves, wearing …