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Hurricane Irma: Cuba hit with strong winds and heavy rain

<b>Hurricane Irma is lashing Cuba with strong winds and heavy rain after devastating several Caribbean islands.</b><p>The hurricane made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago, in Cuba's north-east, as a category five storm but has now weakened to a category three.<p>The Bahamas have largely been spared.<p>In …

5 things you should do on a first date if you're looking for a relationship that will last

How wonderful would it be if we could all have a glimpse into the future to let us know whether a blissful first date will lead to a lasting …

4 High Protein Dinner Foods Doctors Swear By For Weight Loss

When you are on a diet and attempting to shed pounds, your body doesn't just lose fat — it also loses muscle. Of course you want healthy muscle tone …

Why Coffee Might Be The Reason You Can't Lose Weight

You might want to rethink your hot drink of choice<p>If you’ve committed to cutting out sugar and fat, and you’re exercising more, then why aren’t you …

16 Essential Houston Barbecue Destinations

Over the past couple of years, Houston has established its very own barbecue identity. Alongside the state’s vaunted establishments like Snow’s and Kreuz Market, Space City’s smokehouses are better than ever, which means that barbecue enthusiasts don’t have to look far for a solid plate of brisket …

5 things that happen to your body when you don't eat enough

There are a few reasons why you might not be eating enough. Maybe you’re working like crazy and literally *forget* to eat sometimes. It happens. …

Dear Disney, Don't Leave Netflix. We're Begging You. Signed, Working Moms Everywhere

Dear friends, we are gathered here today to mourn the upcoming loss of our cherished companion Disney, who will be leaving Netflix in 2019.<p>Many of us …

Ex-QVC Exec Sues Matchmaker After Paying $150,000 to Allegedly Be Set Up with Married and Mentally Unstable Men

You can buy almost anything on QVC, but you can’t buy love.<p>Darlene Daggett, the home shopping channel’s former president for U.S. commerce, filed a …

Non Disclosure Agreement

What does “co-signing” a loan mean and what are your responsibilities?

There’s more to co-signing a loan than just lending your signature. Before you help a family member or loved one, make sure you understand the impact …

A Neuroscientist Says These 4 Things Will Make You Happier

There's a ton of "helpful" advice floating around the internet, but when the tips come from a neuroscientist, it might be time to actually listen up. Ladders, a job platform site, put together some insights from neuroscientist Alex Korb's book <b>The Upward Spiral</b> on how you can be happier — based on …

Happiness

Chicken Tikka Masala Meal Prep

<i>Everyone’s FAVORITE chicken tikka masala bowls made from scratch in just 30 min! And you can prep for the entire week!!!</i>So it’s been quite a week. …

Curries

The NYLON Guide To Charleston, South Carolina

Where to stay, where to eat, where to drink, and where to shop<p>Not only is Charleston, South Carolina, the most popular place for destination weddings in the United States, but it is also one of the most popular tourist locations overall. If you’re looking to take a late summer/early fall vacation, …

I Finally Found the Perfect Pair of Black Tights — They Never, Ever Rip

I'm a klutzy person, so I ruin clothes with spills or tears on a regular basis. That's why finding a good pair of tights has always been a challenge for me. In the past, I was constantly running or ripping my tights, sometimes even on the first day of putting them on. I love wearing skirts and …

​Kitchen must-haves: 9 accessories you need ASAP

Accessories are an absolute necessity to run any kitchen efficiently and effortlessly. For a stylish and chic kitchen, it is important to have these …

5 questions to ask if you suddenly can't have orgasms as easily

It seems like everywhere you turn, someone or something is talking about how women can orgasm better and more frequently, both alone and with a …

I Tried to Do Tinder Like a Guy

From gym bros to dick pics, I gave the guys of Tinder a taste of their own medicine.<p>Men on Tinder manage to be awful in a myriad of different ways: from city boys blabbing about getting you into cool clubs for free because they "know the bouncers" to gym bros describing their biceps like they were …

Fresh Ginger Lemonade

2K<p>1K<p>9<p>Shares 3K<p>I once got into a Scrabble tiff when I was challenged for using the word “ade.” I’ve played Scrabble in English, and in French, and …

The Completely Addictive — and Easy! — Way to Prepare Brussels Sprouts

If you would have told me 10 years ago that one of my favorite foods would one day be brussels sprouts, I would have laughed at you. But now that I've figured out the most delicious way to prepare them, I eat them all the time. This recipe takes less than 15 minutes to throw together and is …

Recipe: The Only Pad Thai Recipe You’ll Ever Need

“There are kind of two types of cookbooks out there,” chef Jet Tila, frequent Food Network contestant, host, and judge says. “There is the ‘Yo, slap a bunch of this on this, pow, bang, zoom,’” the succession of onomatopoeias suggesting a set of haphazard, 15-minute recipes. “And then there’s the …

Onions

Stop What You're Doing And Make This Banana Bread Ice Cream Cake Right Now

Your life will change FOREVER.<p>3 bananas<p>¼ cup butter, melted<p>1 egg<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 ½ cups flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>Pinch of salt<p>2 cups vanilla Ice cream, softened<p>2 cups chocolate ice cream, softened<p>1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C).<p>2. In a bowl, mash the bananas with a fork.<p>3. Add …

Dessert

5 smart brain hacks to help you feel — and project — more positivity at work

Do you really love your job? Are you truly engaged in your work? If you are able to answer “yes” to both questions, you’re in the minority. Less than …

Why These Easy Rosé Floats Should Be Your Go-To 4th of July Desserts

Skip the tacky flag cake this year, and add a touch of sophistication (meaning, booze) to your 4th of July dessert spread.<p>It seems like every year …

Best Fudgy Paleo Brownies Recipe (Nut Free)

<i>One bowl, super fudgy paleo brownies – made with only 7 ingredients and ready in 30 minutes or less! Gluten Free + Nut Free + Paleo</i><p>Say hello to the …

Cocktail of the Week: Boozy S'mores Milkshake

<i>Welcome to Cocktail of the Week, a weekly video series that will bring you the most delicious (and really, really pretty) cocktail recipe videos that are sure to up your hosting game. Check back on Fridays for new episodes!</i><p>This week, we're whipping up a decadent Boozy S'mores Milkshake -- and it's …

Coffee Cajeta Ice Cream

1K<p>1K<p>21<p>Shares 2K<p>Who knew that Mexico was famous for ice cream? I didn’t, until my first trip many years ago, and saw all the <i>heladerias</i> stirring up ice …

The 10 Cakes You Should Bake This Summer

If there is one time it's worth heating up the oven during summer, it's for the promise of cake — especially one that highlights the season's fresh …

Dessert

Peanut Butter Ice Cream Cake

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 package Oreos<br>• 6 tablespoons butter, melted<br>• 1 pint chocolate peanut butter ice cream<br>• 1 pint vanilla ice cream<br>• 1 bag Mini Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, chopped and divided<br>• 1½ cups semi-sweet chocolate chips<br>• 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream<p><b>Preparation</b><p>Siri Daly<p>1. Spray an 8 or 10-inch cake pan …

13 Frozen Desserts Under 200 Calories

It’s officially summer, which means a host of delicious warm-weather treats are now officially on the menu. Ice cream is one of my favorites — especially a soft-serve vanilla cup directly from an ice cream truck in New York City, or a small-batch creamery version of chocolate-peanut butter. Then …

Dessert

When Life's A Beach, Make These Pudding Parfaits

They're almost too cute to eat.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p><b>DECORATE YOUR DRINK: Cocktail Umbrellas, $7;</b> <b>amazon.com</b><p>I'll admit it. A Teddy Graham sunbathing on …

Breakfast

Pistachio Marzipan

Pistachio Marzipan has a vibrant green color and a bold taste to match. Freshly made pistachio marzipan is bursting with pistachio flavor and makes a …