Christina

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14 Secret Menu Items You Should Order at Chain Restaurants

Ask and you shall receive made-to-order dishes at Starbucks, Chipotle and more

10 Popular Pork Chop Recipes to Make Right Now

Pork chops can sometimes get a bad rap for being dry and bland, but that ends today. With these 10 popular recipes, you'll be cooking up juicy, …

Cooking

Does the Illuminati control the world? Maybe it’s not such a mad idea

Questioning the hidden power of elites – whether big pharma or secret societies – is really quite sane<p>If the Illuminati is real, it’s got to be the least secret secret society in the universe. It’s so bad at keeping itself hidden that its existence is proclaimed all over the internet by people …

Conspiracies

Step Up Your January Meal-Prep Game With These 3 Healthy Recipes

Picking a meal-prep strategy for a food resolution is one thing. But finding the right recipes to make during said plan? Well, that's something else …

Mussels in Spicy Tomato Broth Recipe - Health

Though they may seem fancy, mussels are actually super simple to cook at home. All you need to do is throw them in a pot with flavor-boosting …

These Six Delicious Party Appetizers Are Perfect For Your Next Get-Together

You'll def be the life of the party.

Eggs

Taste Beyond The Tongue

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 …

10 Awesome Pack-And-Go Lunch Recipes (For Grown-ups)

Thought Rice Krispies Treats couldn’t get any better? Wrong!<p>Packed lunches are just for the kids. Whether you’re preparing a picnic or packing lunch for work, these easy recipes will leave you feeling happy and satisfied — no reheating required!<p>1. Golden Gazpacho<p>This unique recipe is adapted from …

The 15 Most-Pinned Healthy Dinner Recipes on Pinterest

When I'm strapped for new and exciting recipes, Pinterest is the first place I look for inspiration (pinspiration?).<p>Pinterest is especially helpful …

Cinnamon Rolls

Heat oven to 350 degrees F.<p>In a small bowl, dissolve yeast in warm water and set aside. In a large bowl mix milk, sugar, melted butter, salt and egg. …

Dessert

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Your Napa Valley Winery Guide, Part One

Whether you’re looking for a classic winery, word-of-mouth indie or an off-the-beaten-track destination, this is your guide of Napa Valley wineries …

Can o' Beer Cake

Believe it or not, the light bitterness of an American-style lager, like Budweiser, Coors or Miller High Life, transforms boxed cake mix into a …

Dessert

17 Little Things You Can Do To Be A Better Person in 2017

“Make the most of yourself… for that is all there is of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson<p>We’re all on a journey of self-growth, evolution, and change, and …

Positive Thinking

Nintendo just announced its next big game coming to iPhone and Android

But "Fire Emblem Heroes," Nintendo's long-promised and just-announced tactical role-playing game, will launch on both iOS and Android platforms simultaneously on February 2. You can "pre-register" for the game at the Google Play app store now.<p>When it initially made the announcement, Nintendo said …

18 Drugstore Beauty Launches To Get Excited For

New year, new beauty<p>What’s the one thing we look forward to every new year, other than kicking ass at keeping up with our resolutions? All of the new launches that hit our favorite beauty haunts, of course.<p>Don’t worry—this doesn’t mean we need to drain our bank accounts. Our favorite drugstore …

Apple-Cinnamon Bostock (The Ultimate French Toast)

And this apple-cinnamon version is here for your breakfast<p>Make the frangipane: In a food processor, add 1 cup almonds and the sugar and pulse until …

Breakfast

10 Profound Quotes From a Zen Buddhist Master on the Secret of Reaching Enlightenment

Do you also find that Zen Buddhist thought holds some fascinating insights that are relevant to the modern age?<p>You don’t need to be a practicing …

Coconut Tres Leches Sheet Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Combine flour, baking powder, and salt in a large bowl; set aside.<p>Step 2<p>Combine egg yolks and 3/4 cup of …

4 Ways to Control Your Emotions in Tense Moments

Twenty-three years ago, one of my employees — I’ll call him Dale — asked for a private meeting. Dale was serious and bookish and had very strong opinions. His work was fastidious. He rarely socialized with colleagues, but he was impeccable in his commitments to others. And he was skilled at his job.<p>…

Psychology

4 ways to bring more meaning into your life

There's no shortage of tips about what brings happiness, but what gives your life <i>meaning</i>?<p>"Meaning in life" is one of those things everybody insists …

4 simple cauliflower bites recipes that will seriously make your mouth water

Cauliflower, we feel confident saying, is the new kale. The white, cabbagey-brocolli-esque veggie is incredibly versatile and packed with vitamin C, …

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Meet your new favorite oatmeal cookie recipe

Big on both size and flavor, these oatmeal currant cookies are sweetened with brown sugar and flavored with notes of vanilla and more than a little cinnamon. They may be generously sized, but plan to bake an extra batch of these reader favorites — they tend to disappear quickly.<p><b>CORNER BAKERY CAFE'S</b> …

Dessert

50 Healthy Dessert Recipes Under 250 Calories

When it comes to post-dinner sweets, homemade healthy desserts are where it's at. They're the perfect way to wrap up an evening and satisfy your …

Create Pathways for Happiness in Your Brain

The act of complaining is like allowing negativity to do pushups in your brain.<p>There are people who, if they won a $56 million lottery, would only complain about how much they'd have to pay in taxes. You know the type. The steely lady with the down turned mouth, nose in the air, who doles out …

100 Years In The Making, Black History And Culture Museum Gets Ready For Reveal

When peals ring out from a 130-year-old church bell at the Sept. 24 dedication ceremony for the National Museum of African American History and Culture, they will signal the end of a long journey.<p>The historic "Freedom Bell" usually hangs in Williamsburg, Va., in the tower of the First Baptist …

Black History