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This Dairy-Free Whipped Cream Is the Answer to Your Prayers

Banana Almond Smoothie

1 serving<p>A trick we like: Peel all overripe bananas and put in the freezer, then use to make supercreamy smoothies (and banana bread as well). If you haven’t prefrozen a banana, though, don’t worry—throw a few ice cubes into the blender for a slushier effect.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 frozen peeled banana, …

Bad Feminist

The jury is in! Get ready to dive in and read these captivating books of the past 12 months, as picked by O, The Oprah Magazine and Oprah.com editors.<p>…

Books

Amazing Photos of Places You Need To Visit

You've thought of Paris, the Great Wall of China and the Amazon rainforest. We've thought of the not-so-typical yet completely remarkable places to …

National Parks

Why Your Family Is the Greatest Spiritual Teacher You Will Ever Have

"Dirty John" Quinoa Recipe

<b>Serves 4 to 6</b><p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons olive oil (optional)<br>• 1 small yellow onion, minced<br>• 2 garlic cloves, minced<br>• 1 tsp. dried thyme<br>• 1 cup quinoa, rinsed and …

Garbanzo Bean and Spinach Soup Recipe

<i>Garbanzo beans (chickpeas) are for more than just making hummus. They hold their shape extremely well in this fresh soup that has just a hint of heat</i> …

Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork and 4 More No-Sweat Recipes

We don't have hours to spend preparing dinner tonight, either, which is why we love these spectacularly easy (and tasty!) dishes.<p>Photo: Christina …

Wine-Braised Short Ribs Recipe

<i>Some recipes for ribs will require your attention over a grill all day. This one is equally delicious and only requires five minutes of your time. So</i> …

What Books Scared the Pants Off Me

The world's most compulsively readable writers share the novels that unexpectedly thrilled and terrified them. (Wait till you see what the author of …

7 Incredibly Easy Bathroom Makeovers

Get inspired by these incredible before and after renovations that have turned even the dreariest bathrooms into spa-like retreats. (Don't worry, …

Bathrooms

The Day The Crayons Quit

Books

5 Crispy Chicken Recipes (No Deep Fryer Required)

Crunchy on the outside and tender on the inside can be achieved without vast quantities of oil. These foolproof tricks show you how.<p>Photo: Ellen …

Cooking

The One Trick That Cuts Your Cooking Time in Half

It turns out you can cook that frozen seafood right now. Plus, four more clever ways to get dinner on the table faster.<p>Photo: Christopher …

Cooking

Chicken and Rice Vermicelli Salad Recipe

<b>Serves 4</b><p>Ingredients<p>2 tsp. minced ginger<p>2 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>¾ tsp. chili powder<p>½ tsp. crushed red pepper flakes<p>¼ cup plus 1 Tbsp. olive …

14 No-Fail Potluck Dishes Everyone Will Want the Recipes For

Appetizers, sides, mains and desserts that are a snap to make ahead, easy to throw in a car and guaranteed to wow the crowd.<p>Caramelized Onion and …

Cooking

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Five Ultimate Iced Tea Recipes

Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers<p>Iced tea is as much a part of summer as maxi dresses and movie sequels. But a lot of bottled teas load up on sugar or artificial ingredients—not so refreshing. …

Pancake Mix-Ins That Put All Other Breakfasts to Shame

Maybe you're a pancakes-every-weekend person and want to up your game. Perhaps you've written off the American classic as too sweet or heavy. Either …

16 Books to Check Out in April 2014

This month we're reading a novel that explores a passionate affair, an enigmatic thriller from Emma Donoghue, a tale of a gender-bending artists and …

Shirley Temple’s Life in Pictures

Imagno / Getty Images<p>Shirley Temple was the biggest movie star of the Great Depression, known for having 56 perfect golden ringlets. This 1933 photo …

The 5 Days I Fell Hardest For My Wife

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Pimp Your Smoothie: Low-Calorie Smoothie Recipes

Smoothies are an easy way to eat more fruit. Give these five under-300-calorie concoctions a whirl, and sip your way to a slimmer body<p>Blend in! A Penn State study found that people whose smoothies were blended for five minutes ate 12 percent less food afterward and felt fuller than those whose …

Healthy Smoothie Recipes

Whether you're staving off hunger or fighting wrinkles, these blended beverages pack a good-for-you punch<p>Instructions for all recipes: Combine ingredients and blend until smooth.<p>Assemble the recommended nine servings of fruits and vegetables on your kitchen counter, and the prospect of choking them …

10 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes

Simple, tasty recipes—each at about 300 calories or less

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