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Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

Making brown rice? Don't follow the instructions on the box

When I was a kid, brown rice felt like punishment. Like the ever-increasing amount of whole wheat flour that would appear in my mom’s pancakes and waffles, brown rice with dinner felt like we had done something really wrong.<p>My mom would always scorch it, informing us that, in other parts of the …

Eight ways parents can teach teens to be honest

My friend Jess stopped in her tracks outside her daughter’s bedroom door. Anna was on the phone, telling her eighth-grade classmate Julia that she had spent the day with her boyfriend. Jess knew that Anna had been with her, sorting through outgrown clothes and watching reruns of “Modern Family.”<p>As …

Parenting

10 things girls need in order to grow up strong and independent, according to a parenting expert

In a day and age where women are still forced to stage marches in every major city across the world to campaign for gender equality, how are parents …

Parenting

The 10 Best Morning Snacks For Weight Loss

Because you know you always get hungry before lunch.<p>You’re sitting at your desk when that dreaded feeling hits: total can’t-think-about-anything-else hunger. And it’s only 10 a.m. But rather than try to wait it out until lunchtime in an epic willpower battle, the experts say it’s actually way …

Nutrition

I can't stop using this crazy eye massager - and my dark circles have never looked better

Under-eyes need deep-tissue love, too.<p>I have this theory that if women, nay, all mere mortals could eliminate one single sign of being human, it would be under-eye bags. While, yes, whether it's genetics or by nature of one's lifestyle, some have it worse than others, dark circles are universally …

10 Last-Minute Mother's Day Gifts You Can Buy On Amazon Prime

Thank goodness for two-day shipping.<p>Mother's Day is officially less than a week away. If you haven't yet gotten a gift yet for your mom, you have a few options. You can (A) tell your boss you have a doctor's appointment and sneak away from work to frantically search at the mall. Or, there’s option …

Shopping

13 Places To Buy Beauty Products Online That You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

Sometimes we fall into a Sephora blackhole and forget their are other places to shop for beauty products. While we love Sephora, other stores have …

Lineup

We've Found the Peel-Off Face Masks That Won't Make You Scream

Peel-off face masks remind me of being a preteen and wanting to be a grown-up. I'd sit with one on my face that my mum had helped me to apply while …

Skin Care

What is Ehlers-Danlos syndrome? - Educational Video

This "Healthy" Drink Could Be the Reason Behind Your Bloat

Do you watch what you eat, avoid inflammatory foods, stick to a healthy exercise routine, and still struggle with belly bloat on a regular basis? It …

Wellness

Best budget foundations for all skin tones

Once upon a time, one didn’t scrimp on foundation. Like good shoes and a classic bag, foundation is, well, the foundation of the grooming ritual. Now it’s quite challenging to find a truly awful one. The budget brands have raised their game. That doesn’t mean you’re throwing your money away if you …

Makeup

Taste Beyond The Tongue

29 Life-Changing Korean Beauty Products People Actually Swear By

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5 Face Self-Tanners That Impart a Believable Glow

With no-makeup makeup season officially here, it’s time to consider investing in a facial self-tanner. Think of it as another step in your skin-care …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Make Pupusas, the Ultimate Bean and Cheese Pouch

The pupusa, a Salvadoran hand food, is way easier to make than you thought.<p>Any vehicle that delivers beans and melty cheese is a good vehicle. When said vehicle happens to be a pupusa, that's even better. You may have had them at your favorite Salvadoran spot, but it's time to make pupusas at home, …

Cooking

11 Korean Skincare Products With Amazing Reviews And Reputations

According to Marie Claire, Korea is the new skincare superpower. In fact, Korea is about 12 years ahead of skincare innovation. K-Beauty retailer …

Skin Care

7 Ways to Boost Your Mood with Food

A new study shows that eating certain foods can make you both healthy AND happy<p>Fruits and veggies are obviously good for your physical health. But it turns out that filling up on these superfoods can also make you happier.<p>Researchers discovered that happiness and mental health are highest among …

Nutrition