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What I Wish I'd Known Before Buying a House

Tips to make the seemingly daunting task much more bearable.<p>Owning a home is supposed to be part of the American Dream, but the buying process can seem more like a nightmare at times. As my husband and I prepared to buy our first home last year, I was shocked by how little I knew about it and how …

44 Pinterest Fails That Are Just Too Hilarious

When a project goes (very) wrong, sometimes you just can't help but laugh.<p>We salute your effort! But our sides hurt from laughing.

Dessert

15 Bowls Of Soup That Will Make You Feel Better Immediately

Soups: so hot right now.

Dinner Roll Heaven Exists Within This Recipe For Pull-Apart Garlic Dinner Rolls

Flaky never felt so fabulous.<p>Preheat oven to 375°F / 190°C<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>* 1 tube refrigerated biscuits<p>* 3 Tbsp. butter, melted<p>* ½ tsp garlic powder<p>* 2 Tbsp. fresh parsley, minced<p>* 1 cup shredded mozzarella<p>Cut biscuits into fourths, and place in a large mixing bowl. Add the butter, garlic powder, …

This Website Makes Working Out at Home Easy (and Actually Fun)

Grokker<p>In theory, exercise should be simple: Get dressed, grab a water bottle, and go to the gym. In real life, it's more complicated. There are no …

50 Oeey-Gooey Lasagnas That Will Leave You Saying "What Diet?"

Easy, breezy, and insanely cheesy.<p>Layers of noodles, cheese, meat, and sauce? This may just be the best comfort food dish of all time.

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Creamy Tomato Soup with Low-Fat Grilled Cheese Croutons

10 Pasta Dishes You Need in Your Life This Winter – Comfort Food Feast

Carbohydrates had a rough year in 2015. While kale enjoyed another season of sweet success, bread, rice and pasta faced increased scrutiny from wary …

The Baguette Grilled Cheese: Better Than the Bagel Grilled Cheese

When Ali Slagle first told me about Sadelle's inverted bagel grilled cheese, I was at a loss for words.<p><i>Brilliant!</i> I said, when I regained linguistic abilities.<p>The name itself excited me:<p><i>Inverted</i>: Fabulous sugar desserts; upside-down roller coaster rides.• <i><br>Bagel</i>: Driving to Goldberg's with my dad on …

Easy Stovetop Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese

For a more sophisticated take on classic mac and cheese, swap in smoked gouda for the traditional cheddar. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Delicious Macaroni and …

How to Make Stovetop Mac and Cheese That's Better Than Boxed

There’s a time and a place for boxed macaroni and cheese: 2:00 in the morning on the couch. But when it comes to dinner, you can do better than a …

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4 Truly Enlightening Ideas From Self-Help Books

Looking to make changes? We sifted through this year's new releases, eliminated anything superficial or silly and discovered a few practical, illuminating techniques.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>40 Books To Read Before Turning 40

5 reasons why anxiety is so difficult to cope with (and what you can do about it)

<b>(hikrcn/Shutterstock)</b><p>If we aren’t careful, we can makes things worse. Here are some effective ways to keep your emotions under control<p>Melanie Greenberg<p>December 1, 2015 9:00am (UTC)<p>Have you ever had a friend or family member tell you to “just get over it” when you felt sad or worried? If getting rid …

10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

The 7 Million Dollar Habits

Do you remember the first time self development became important to you?<p>I do. I was 7 years old and I was in love with basketball. My mother had …

Motivation

How to Stop Feeling Guilty: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

You did something bad. And now you feel terrible. But the feeling won’t go away. It gnaws at you. Even worse, it makes you feel like you’re a <i>bad</i> …

7 Secrets to Decorating With Color From Bright Designers Scholten & Baijings

Stefan Scholten and Carole Baijings—designers of contemporary furniture and sharp, minimal home decor—don’t see things in black and white. In fact, the modus operandi of this husband-and-wife team is bright, illuminated color. Their signature line is comprised of creations like color porcelain: …

Home Decorating

The 5 Best Ways To Lose Belly Fat

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters for DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(photo: Getty Images)</i><p>Repeat after me: "crunches do not burn belly fat."<p>And it's not just crunches. Neither will planks, leg throws, nor the yoga boat pose.<p>"These exercises can strengthen your abs muscles, but those muscles will still be hidden under a cover of …

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

In other words, when was the last time you were truly happy?<p>It's an amazing, but often fleeting, feeling. And many of us don't get enough of it.<p>What's more, there's a common belief that if we seek out things like a better career, more money, and meaningful companionship, we'll be happier as a …

The 19 Best Porn Sites for Women

No jackhammering here!<p>Good porn can be hard to find! As we all know (because we are women), women enjoy porn just as much as guys do. But it’s shockingly hard to find porn in which the woman is actually enjoying herself in a realistic way, and doesn’t make you feel bad or sad or just not horny at …

13 Incredibly Smart Tips To Be Happier From Mental Health Experts

Genius tips from people whose job it is to make you feel better.

Mental Health

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

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10 Funny Things I Will Do Someday

13 Foods That Improve Your Mood