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The No-Bake Oreo Dessert That's Legendary in My Family

Oreo Dessert is the yardstick for all other desserts in my family. “Oh, this triple-tier chocolate cake covered in perfect buttercream is good and all...but it’s no Oreo Dessert." Or: “I ate the most amazing dessert at the most amazing restaurant last night...but it was no Oreo Dessert.”<p>My mom got …

Dessert

22 books we can’t put down (AKA your search for the perfect summer read stops here)

Summer is undoubtedly a time to be active, whether for you that means surfing near a millennial-pink beach, hiking to Instagram-worthy waterfalls, or …

Books

23 Products You Can Get At Target That People Actually Swear By

Face washes, bandeau bikini tops, stemless wine glasses, cotton sheets, and more products that Target shoppers absolutely love.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices</i> …

10 Dark Thrillers to Read in the Sunshine

<i>The murder of a spin and yoga studio entrepreneur is revealed at the outset of Jessica Knoll's</i> The Favorite Sister<i>, a razor-sharp, darkly comic</i> …

Rhubarb Sour Cream Pie Recipe

"This is a favorite in our house during rhubarb season. My husband who doesn't care much for rhubarb loves this pie. It has a creamy sweet tart tang."<p>…

Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400. Here are the tapes.

In May 1984, an official from the Trump Organization called to tell me how rich Donald J. Trump was. I was reporting for the Forbes 400, the magazine’s annual ranking of America’s richest people, for the third year. In the previous edition, we’d valued Trump’s holdings at $200 million, only …

Real Estate

46 Random Amazon Products That Thousands Of Reviewers Say Changed Their Lives

Life isn’t without its frustrations — and sometimes you need special products to help you solve those little problems that always seem to pop up. …

The Lottery Hackers - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Story - Jason Fagone<p>Jason is an investigative reporter with the San Francisco Chronicle. His work has appeared The New York Times, GQ, New York and Wired. His latest book, <i>The Woman Who Smashed Codes</i>, about the American codebreaker Elizebeth Smith Friedman, was published in 2017.<p>Photography - …

If You Haven't Heard Of These TV Shows, You're Seriously Missing Out

While some women are assembling dating rosters for cuffing season, others are happily scrolling On Demand options and compiling Netflix …

I Tried Internet-Famous Baking Hacks To See Which Ones Actually Work

Some were brilliant and others were BS.<p><b>DID IT WORK?:</b> Absolutely 🙌<p><b>THE RESULTS:</b> To make sure I was giving this a proper trial, I baked two cakes: one using the pan-release paste and another one coated in oil and flour, as instructed on the cake mix box.<p>The pan-release paste worked much better than …

Murders and mysteries, yes, but these five books are far from being your average crime novel

For those who want more than a whodunit in their crime fiction.<p>What can be frustrating about reading crime fiction is that after a certain number of …

Doctor Who: David Tennant reprises role of the Tenth Doctor for a special video

The last time David Tennant officially reprised the role of the Tenth Doctor was in the 2013 <i>Doctor Who</i> 50th anniversary special “The Day of The …

This New French Serial Killer Drama Is Getting Amazing Reviews

The gory series comes recommended by Stephen King<p>If you're feeling a void in your life previously filled by watching <i>Mindhunter</i> or <i>Hannibal</i>, the following announcement is for you.<p>Netflix's new french language serial killer drama, <i>La Mante</i>, which translates as 'The Mantis', is earning rave reviews.<p>The …

Golden Globes 2018: Complete winners list

<i>The complete list of winners from the 75th Golden Globe Awards:</i><p><b>Best motion picture, drama</b><p>"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"<p><b>Best motion picture, comedy or musical</b><p>"Lady Bird"<p><b>Best actress in a motion picture, drama</b><p>Frances McDormand, "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"<p><b>Best actor in a</b> …

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

The Killer-Nanny Novel That Conquered France

Leïla Slimani’s best-seller explores the dark relationship of a mother and her babysitter.<p><i>Audio:</i> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>A year ago, I picked up a book, “Chanson Douce,” that I’ve thought about pretty much every day since. I was …

Books

Our Best Desserts of 2017

Save room on the sideboard for one of these reader favorite treats.<p>In every issue of <i>Southern Living</i> magazine, our readers can find delicious recipes …

The 23 Best New Books of Winter Will Have You Hibernating Over the Holidays

<i>Brenda Janowitz is the POPSUGAR books correspondent. She is the author of five novels, including The Dinner Party.</i><p>Brrr, it's getting cold out there. The holiday season is upon us and the snow is falling in some places, but don't fret. I've got just the thing for your Winter blues. I'm ready to tell …

Where to Eat and Drink Like a Pirate in Portland, Mapped

Despite its proximity to water, Portland isn’t really the seafood town it once was. But there are still a solid handful of places to get a good fish supper, or to drink like a pirate, depending on your needs. Soak up the seafaring atmosphere at these Portland restaurants and bars, so every day can …

Oregon

9 Page-Turners Too Addictive To Put Down

<i>Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.</i><p><b>Origin</b> by Dan Brown<p>"The plot is absurd, of course, but the book is a definitive pleasure. Prepare to be absorbed—and in more ways than one." Another Brown (<i>Inferno</i>, 2013, etc.) blockbuster, blending arcana, religion, and …

'Dunbar' Is A Moving, Brutal And Apt Update Of 'King Lear'

<i>King Lear</i>, done right, verges on unbearable. A portrait of cruelty, betrayal, male power become impotent male rage, the disintegration of the mind, all delivered one after another like steel boots to the spine. "As flies to wanton boys are we to th' gods: They kill us for their sport," says one …

Lars Mytting’s Shetland Island mystery is a finely crafted tale of skeletons in the family closet<p>Mytting follows up <i>Norwegian Wood</i>, his bestselling study of chopping logs the Scandinavian way, with a mystery novel that fits together like a piece of fine marquetry. Edvard Hirifjell is a young …

The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell, book review: Herein lies the book’s important message: support your local bookshop

Shaun Bythell runs The Bookshop, Wigtown, Scotland’s largest second-hand bookshop. The dream customer is the collector who buys £200 worth of …

The One Thriller You Need to Read

There are few experiences as completely and utterly engrossing as reading a good book. As a kid, I would stay up late into the night (<i>way</i> past my …

Books

The 10 Books Longlisted For The National Book Award For Fiction

Add these books to your must-read pile!<p>The wait is over: The National Book Foundation released its most hotly anticipated longlist, its Award for Fiction, on Friday. The 10 books are a mix of blockbuster titles from high-profile writers, including Jennifer Egan and 2011 National Book Award winner …

40 Nominees Unveiled For The 2017 National Book Awards

Four days, 40 nominees — and now, a clear idea of which writers have a shot to win the 2017 National Book Awards.<p>The National Book Foundation unveiled its longlists of nominees in stages this week, releasing a new set of 10 nominees each day. The rollout concluded Friday with the list of fiction …

Books

From The Expanse to Schitt's Creek: 25 great TV shows you've probably never seen

'The World Of Tomorrow' Is A Huge Story, Told Intimately

<i>Jason Sheehan knows stuff about food, video games, books and</i> Starblazers<i>. He is currently the restaurant critic at</i>Philadelphia <i>magazine, but when no one is looking, he spends his time writing books about giant robots and ray guns.</i> Tales From the Radiation Age <i>is his latest book</i><i>.</i><p>Brendan Mathews's …

The Sort-of-Insane Trick to Make Chocolate Glaze Shine

During most winters in the 1980s, I participated in the Chef’s Holiday program at Yosemite National Park. In exchange for a few nights at the very grand 1927 Ahwahnee Hotel (now the Majestic Hotel), all I had to do was demonstrate a few desserts in the hotel’s great hall, provide tastes, and …

Best Ever Chocolate Cheesecake Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Make cheesecake:<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease two 9-inch springform pans (I use Wilton’s Cake Release) and also place a greased …