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Sweet Potato Pie, Perfected

This year, Birmingham’s Dolester Miles was named America’s best pastry chef. Try her sweet potato pie, and you’ll see why<p>One of the beautiful things about Southern baking is its deceptive simplicity. What could be easier than a pound cake, you think, until you try to make one. Dolester Miles is the …

Recipes

I'm Convinced That Thayers Skincare Products Are Heaven-Sent And Here's Why

Their stuff is here for just about every skin ailment you can think of — redness, breakouts, dullness, oily t-zones, sensitive skin, oily skin, dry skin, etc.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on</i> …

Skin Care

10 Things Every Father Should Teach His Son.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) What are the things a father should teach his son? The answer is – everything that makes him a real man. Unless you are a weak …

A Love Letter To Angela Bassett On Her 60th Birthday

Hey Auntie,<p>Where do I even begin? I can’t remember a time before I saw you onscreen, commanding everyone’s eyes to pay attention to each flutter of …

The Secret About Resumes No Recruiter Will Tell You

There are thousands of books and millions of websites about writing great resumes, but none of them reveal this all-important secret.<p>For decades, job seekers have been told the importance of having a great résumé. Rules and guidelines abound. Your résumé​ should be no longer than one page, …

Hustle is for amateurs (do these 8 things instead)

Some spastic guy on Youtube, eyes bulging, frantically swears hustle is the solution to all your problems.<p>“If hustle isn’t bringing you results, you …

Success

Ask a Sex Therapist: What Should I Do if My Partner Is Kinkier Than I Am?

<i>Sex should be fun, but it can also be complicated. Welcome to Sexual Resolution, a biweekly column by sex therapist Vanessa Marin that answers all your most confidential questions to help you achieve the healthy, safe, and joyful sex life that you deserve.</i><p>This week we’re getting started with a …

Los Angeles

10 Easy, Healthy Lunch Ideas Under 400 Calories

Everyone has a different idea of healthy. Some of us eat almost everything but just keep an eye on calorie intake. When sticking to a calorie budget, …

10 Black Authors Everyone Should Read | PBS

They are poets, playwrights, novelists and scholars, and together they helped capture the voice of a nation. They have fearlessly explored racism, …

Why the age you get your period can matter forever

I got my period when I was 15-and-a-half years old, much later than most of the girls I knew. This meant that, until well into my teens, while my …

Spyra One Water Gun

While Nerf guns are great for year-round office warfare, water guns are the go-to toy of the summertime. But the average Super Soaker isn’t that …

The Best Vegan (and Vegan-friendly) Restaurants in All 50 States

Let’s admit it: despite a proliferation of vegetable-forward restaurants in the past two decades, it can still be hard to be vegan. While vegetarian …

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any "weight training" diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

Yes, you totally can eat clean for less than $100 a week—here’s how

There’s this crazy myth that eating clean food is available to only the wealthiest among us—you know, those who can afford to drop $25 on a jar of …

This Is Why People Cheat

Here’s where to start if you’re dealing with infidelity.<p>From politicians to actors and entertainers, stories of high-profile celebrities caught “cheating” on their partner often make front-page news. We believe a romantic partner is there to provide us with love, comfort, and security. So people …

The Pen Wrap

Stop carrying you pens and pencils in your shirt pocket, use The Pen Wrap, it carries at least 5 pens or similar, it fits in any bag and it's always …

Peach Cobbler III Recipe

"An old fashioned fruit cobbler made with fresh or canned peaches. Delicious served with vanilla ice cream! If using canned peaches use juice from …

How To Apply For $350 Million In Student Loan Forgiveness

There’s $350 million in student loan forgiveness available on a first-come, first-served basis.<p>Here’s what you need to know and how to apply.<p><b>Temporary Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness</b><p>On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Education added a page to its website with details of the Temporary …

Education

5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

If You Want To Have More Sex & Get Pregnant Faster, Eat Seafood, Scientists Say

Sometimes it feels like the world is a beautiful paradise brimming with sexual opportunities and other times it feels like you're trapped for what …

If Cancer Can't Survive In An Alkaline Environment, Why Don't We Use That As A Treatment?

<i>If no disease, including cancer, can survive in an alkaline environment, then why aren’t doctors using this method to heal their patients? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Mike</b> …

Cancer Cells

These are the 10 most popular European holiday destinations this summer

And the cheapest times to travel there...<p>If you're one of those last-minute holiday planners who's still working out just where to go in Europe this …

Summer Vacation

10 Natural Moisturizers That Make Your Skin Buttery-Soft

Moisturizers are a key part of a well-rounded skincare routine, but we don't have to tell you that—especially if you have dry skin. The thought of …

Skin Care

A Fat-Loss Coach Shares 3 "Easy" Rules For Fat Loss

OK, we know there is no "easy" way to lose fat. Whatever your goals are, be it to lose weight, get lean, or build muscle, fat-loss coach Carter Good says, it's going to "require a buttload of hard work, discipline, sacrifice, and other things that aren't easy . . . But(t🍑) that doesn't mean you …

Fitness

Which healthy fat is best for you—grass-fed butter, ghee, or coconut oil?

We’re officially in a golden age of healthy fats—one in which butters, in particular, have shed their heart-attack-promoting image to be embraced by …

Nutrition

6 Healthy Foods You Should Always Have in Your Kitchen

We all know how to eat healthy — fruits, vegetables, protein — but actually doing it can feel overwhelming. To simplify things, it's best to keep …

7 Brownie Recipes That Are Actually Good For You

Nutritious AND delicious.<p>May 21, 2018<p>With summer already upon us it's hard to think about indulging in sugary snacks when we're "supposed" to be …

Dessert

The most important detail from Henrietta Lacks’s portrait is what’s missing

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery and National Museum of African American History and Culture<p>Henrietta Lacks’s life ended abruptly and painfully. In 1951, at the age of 31, Lacks died in Baltimore, Maryland from an aggressive form of cervical cancer. But her legacy, in the form of a cell line …

National Portrait Gallery

this is the female rapper who went viral for calling out kanye west

Chika Oranika’s poetic rhymes call out rappers for forgetting about their black roots and catering to white listeners.<p>Since originating in the 70s, rap music has accomplished its own form of manifest destiny — expanding from the projects of Bronx, New York to the suburban homes of Thousand Oaks, …

How to Do Pelvic Tilts: a Step-by-Step Guide

Pelvic tilts are an exercise comprised of very subtle spinal movements that strengthen the support muscles around the low back, particularly the …