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Parents often struggle to talk about sex with LGBTQ teens: Northwestern study

Growing up, Joyce Guo rarely talked about sex or intimate relationships with her parents, conversations that might have been more difficult because she identifies as queer and gender nonbinary.<p>“I think I probably would have wanted a more open dialogue about gender and sexuality,” said Guo, 20, a …

7 Common Cuts of Pork and How to Cook Them

Fantastic Flourless Chocolate Cake

This flourless chocolate cake is so simple and easy to make, and you will get a delicious chocolate cake without flour. Isn’t that fantastic? If you …

Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 475°. Grate frozen butter using large holes of a box grater. Toss together grated butter and flour in a medium …

Baking

The Most Beautiful Cakes We're Planning to Bake in 2018

Easy on the eyes and bursting with flavor.<p>With the start of the New Year comes our annual declaration of ambitious resolutions for the coming months …

Parker House Rolls

Bloom the yeast.<p>Measure out 1/2 cup warm water and check the temperature: It should be between 110 degrees F and 120 degrees F (comfortable bathwater …

6 Delicious Ways to Use Tubed Polenta

This diverse ingredient should be in your pantry.<p>You've likely walked by it in the grocery store and never given it a second glance, but tubed …

Cooking

How to Make Perfect Shortcrust by Hand or Machine

There really is no need to be afraid of making shortcrust pastry. The pastry can be made either by hand or with a food processor. Shortcrust pastry …

19 Farro Recipes That Make You Wonder Why It's Taken You So Long to Eat It

Once upon a time, a titan named quinoa swept across the globe and started dominating all kinds of recipes. We understand why: It's full of protein, …

Super Easy Buttermilk Cornbread Recipe

This is a simple and easy buttermilk cornbread that you will love it! Moist and mouthwatering, this cornbread bread is an ideal breakfast or late …

Adventure Tape

Move over, duct tape… Adventure Tape is a super strong, stretchy and waterproof tape that can be used for fixing almost anything. It can be used …

Nobody Knows Where Brainwaves Come From

Electric waves at the heart of neuroscience have no identifiable source.<p>W<i>ub-wub-wub-wub.</i> Brainwaves are electromagnetic proof that we are alive. …

How to Bounce Back After Life's Worst Hardships (and Come Out Even Stronger) | Inc.com

"Falling down" doesn't have to wreck you. In fact, it can be the best thing that ever happened...if you let it.<p>If you've ever "gotten off track," "fallen down," or just simply completely "blown it" (or so it felt), you may have felt like there was no way out.<p>Shutting down, giving up, making big …

Self-help

5 Cold, Quick Noodle Salads for the Hungry, Hurried & Hot

If I could, I'd eat a bowl of cold noodle salad every noon and night till the fall winds cometh.<p>Noodles are <b>the softest, squiggliest landing pads for a variety of summer vegetables</b> (not to mention all sorts of cubed cheeses and salty fridge accessories, like capers, olives, and anchovies). Add a …

Spices

Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Lime & Crispy Shallots

<i>Steph’s note: This Caramelized Brussels Sprouts with Lime & Crispy Shallots Recipe comes to you courtesy of my very good friend Rach from Meatified.</i> …

Brussels Sprouts

How Eclipse Chasers Are Putting a Small Kentucky Town on the Map

The most anticipated eclipse in American history is coming this summer. At the heart of it is Hopkinsville, Kentucky, which anticipates 100,000 …

How Much Money Would You Need to Ditch Your Job—Forever?

Find out with our calculator<p>The American Dream is traditionally defined by a climb up the socioeconomic ladder to a comfortable middle-class life: a …

How to Cook Crispy Tofu Worth Eating

Tofu is my favorite food, which makes me an outlier. People don't like tofu. And I get it. There's a lot of bad tofu out there, and it's easy to dislike when it's soggy, mushy, or bland. But great tofu—tofu with a tender center surrounded by a well-seasoned, crisp crust—is one of the most …

Thai-Style Lobster and Herb Salad with Snap Peas and Salted Cucumber

I love me some cold mayo-based lobster salad, but I'll take this lighter, brighter, hotter, altogether-more-exciting version based on Thai flavors any day. Made with sweet, tender chunks of picked lobster meat, crisp blanched snap peas, cucumbers (salted to draw out some of their excess liquid and …

Hot Cheesy Corn Dip

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>25 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>35 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 6<p>Sweet caramelized corn in a hot melted cheese dip that will disappear quickly …

25 Cheesy Dips That Will Make You Swoon

Nothing is more alluring than a bowl of silky, molten cheese. Just sitting amongst a pile of chips, waiting to be devoured.

Cooking

These images show just how differently cats and humans see the world

Cats and humans have very different perspectives on the world, both literally and figuratively. Indeed, as these visualizations beautifully …

Pets

22 Unbelievable Places that are Hard to Believe Really Exist

Our world is so full of wonders that new and amazing places are discovered every day, be that by professional photographers or amateurs. Different …

How I Met My Dead Parents

You think you know your mother and father, who they are, and what they mean. Then they're gone and the photos and letters they leave behind tell an entirely different story.<p>In 1994, when I was 16 and he was 54, my father George was killed in a car accident in Ukraine. He'd begun working in Ukraine, …

Empathy

Coffeeland

The first thing Azeb wanted to know about me was if I was on Facebook. After that she got to the less important stuff: Where I was from, if I was …

Coffee

I'm For Sale

Creative ambition is lovely, but what happens when you need real money?<p>When I was 26, my then roommate was a great scavenger of furniture. One day, she came home with a daybed frame: a twin-size wooden box with only three legs, which is likely why someone had left it on a curb in the first place. …