Anna Hong

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This Mom Dresses Her Baby Up In The Most Amazing Costumes While She Naps

I just grew ovaries and they just exploded.<p>"She usually just smiles and goes right back to sleep, which is kind of crazy," she said. "If it was me, I don't think I could just go back to sleep, especially with a ridiculous wig on. I think those are the moments I try especially hard to stifle my …

Here's A Healthier Alternative To Pizza

Because who doesn't want to eat pizza for every meal?<p>Servings: 5-6<p>1 large globe eggplant<p>Salt<p>Olive oil<p>Pizza Sauce<p>1 jar marinara sauce<p>½ cup parmesan cheese<p>¼ cup fresh basil<p>1 tablespoon garlic powder<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1 teaspoon pepper<p>½ teaspoon red pepper flake<p>2 cups mozzarella cheese<p>1 cup cheddar …

North Korean defector on living in the West: 'We are so disconnected'

Park, who grew up in the North Korean city of Hyesan, told Business Insider that her childhood was dominated by hunger pangs — especially when she was 9 and her father was imprisoned after being accused of trading goods on the black market.<p>In 2007, at age 13, Park fled with her mother to China, …

Ontario unveils $72-million plan to fight human trafficking

The Ontario government will spend up to $72-million over four years in a new anti-trafficking strategy, with support for indigenous-led approaches to tackling the issue as one of its priorities.<p>Government ministers unveiled the strategy on Thursday at Covenant House in Toronto, a shelter for …

These Are the Top 7 Superfoods According to Pinterest

“You are what you eat, from your head down to your feet.” Everyone’s favorite ’80s throwback PSA Time for Timer had a catchy tune and lyrics that got us through many a pop quiz in health class, and the message remains on point today. That’s why we love our superfoods! Superfoods are the foods …

This Man Planned the Most Efficient U.S. Road Trip of All Time

All the state capitols in the lower 48, in one trip.<p>Hitting the open road and driving into the sunset is a romantic notion, but most of us need a …

Make One Batch Of This Chili, and Feast On It All Week

Our chili recipe delivers a huge protein payload. Cook it once, and eat for a week<p>Preparing all your meals for the upcoming week is smart: You eliminate stress, eat healthier stuff, and spend way less energy agonizing over what’s for dinner.<p>Plus, you lessen your chances of swerving into the …

What to eat before and after every kind of workout

Whether you're eating for endurance or snacking for strength training, it’s not always clear what is best to put into your body. Moreover, “what’s healthy on a regular basis is not necessarily a good choice for the race course, or even for a workout,” explained Barbara Lewin, RD, a sports …

Try These Advanced Push-Up Variations for a More Challenging Workout

Push-ups are great, but when you can bang out 25 or more perfectly, it’s time to jazz them up. Try adding resistance bands or other heavy objects, or …

'Many suffer but no one talks about it': the rise of eating disorders in Japan

Enormous cultural pressure to be thin and a lack of support for mental health issues has left people struggling<p>Akira, 37, lives in the heart of Tokyo, a metropolis that lights up like a fluorescent fairground at night. She shares the city with 13.35 million other residents, but had no one to turn …

Mental Health

They Found A Way For Captain America’s Shield To Return To You And More

Have you ever wished you could have your own grappling hook like Batman? Or maybe you just want Captain America’s electromagnetic shield. Well James …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

Want to Move to Canada If Trump Wins? Not So Fast

The threats to move to Canada if Donald Trump becomes president started appearing long ago, but they’ve increased in volume and intensity over the …

Here’s Why Kayla Itsines’ Workouts Are Taking Over the World

The hype is real.<p>With nearly five million Instagram followers (a number that’s growing every day) and a legion of dedicated fans, there’s one thing we know for sure: Kayla Itsines is a success story. The Australian trainer responsible for the slew of #BBG photos flooding your social feeds has …

'Captain America: Civil War’ is the movie ‘Batman v Superman’ wanted to be

Not only does the film juggle a dozen major superheroes pretty seamlessly, but it somehow manages to tell a cohesive story while not making the film feel too stuffed or overcomplicated.<p>After a NYC screening of "Civil War" ended Monday evening, the man on my right declared that this was the movie …

Comics

So You Just Ate an Entire Pizza . . . 10 Next Steps

Did you accidentally eat an entire pizza? Looking for a way to detox without juice cleansing or starving yourself? You're in luck! We have tons of tips on how to help hit the reset button so you can get back on track — all aimed at making you feel good, not hungry or fatigued. In fact, you may even …

Beyond Oatmeal: Everything You Can Do With Oats

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>For years, I always kept a container of oats around the house, tucked into the back of my pantry for chilly-morning breakfasts and the occasional batch of cookies. But more often than not, I'd wind up tossing the …

All Cauliflower, All Day: 17 Healthy Recipes For Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Our cauliflower obsession is real, and we have found ways to consume it in almost every method possible — and, of course, each recipe is healthy. They are vegetable based, after all. From cauliflower pizza crusts to jalapeño cauliflower fritters, breakfast porridges, pasta sauces, and everything in …

'Holoportation' demo makes live-video holograms look easy

Last June Microsoft showed off its HoloLens tech that created holograms from live video. Now it's putting that into practice and giving it an official name: Holoportation. It uses multiple 3D cameras to capture a subject from all angles, creating a "temporally consistent model" that can mimic the …

Augmented Reality

How The Language You Speak Changes Your View Of The World

Bilinguals get all the perks. Better job prospects, a cognitive boost and even protection against dementia. Now new research shows that they can also …

Science Confirms We Should All Be Eating a Japanese Diet

Seeking validation for your excessive sushi delivery habit? How about – it can save your life.<p>A new study by researchers at Tokyo’s National Centre …

Scientists finally figured out what turned this lake a mysterious shade of pink

Bubblegum pink isn't a color you'd expect a lake to be.<p>But there it is anyway — Lake Hillier, sitting there like some sort of Barbie-inspired fantasy on Middle Island off the western coast of Australia.<p>Since a European expedition stumbled on it in 1802 (no word on what the locals thought), the …

Pilots, flight attendants reveal favorite, least favorite airports

A recent survey of Reddit airline employees found a resounding answer for the most-hated airport in the world. And if you've traveled in the New York area before, you'll probably already have a good guess.<p>Yup, it's LaGuardia.<p>"I hate every single thing about LaGuardia," user 80KnotsV1Rotate wrote. …

5 simple etiquette habits that help the rich get ahead, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Manners matter.<p>"You have to know how to act and how to do certain things when you're around people," writes Thomas C. Corley in his upcoming book "Change Your Habits, Change Your Life." "Self-made millionaires have mastered certain rules of etiquette that help them in social settings."<p>Corley would …

Self-improvement

20 Different (and So Delicious) Ways to Make Deviled Eggs

Every Day Is Pancake Day with These 24 Recipes

Sweet or savory, can we all just agree that pancakes rule?<p>Name a meal more satisfying than a stack of pancakes. Nothing? Nothing? All we hear is crickets, because whether pancakes are fluffy or crusty, sweet or savory, there's really no contest. Here are our 24 favorite recipes.

Breakfast

In a rush? Here’s what to eat for breakfast in the morning

Your tummy is rumbling by the time you get into the office and you’re impatiently waiting for lunchtime. Are you a notorious breakfast …

His stress is not like her stress

Muscles tighten, the heart pounds and nausea takes hold: In the face of sudden stress, men and women respond alike. But when threats, scares or …

MIT researchers want to rid the world of traffic lights

When it comes to self-driving cars, it’s hard to say how safe it will really be to sit back, relax and let the vehicle take over your journey. While autopilot is handy when you’re on the motorway, would you feel comfortable letting your car dictate when to stop and go at an intersection?<p>Well, …