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Meal Prep Hack: This Is How Long You Can Keep Meat in the Fridge and Freezer

There's nothing worse than having to toss spoiled food that you recently prepared or just bought. To avoid that kind of situation, Shannon Eng (aka caligirlgetsfit) shared a handy cheat sheet on Instagram showing the optimal storage times for beef, chicken, and salmon. Use this as a reference to …

Food

Five Scary Horror Movies That Are Underrated, Including The Disturbing And Thought-Provoking ‘Martyrs’

'Martyrs' is not for the faint of heart, but for those who can make it to the end, the climax is unforgettable.<p>If you’re looking for the best horror …

Horror

Race of mass shooters influences how the media cover their crimes, new study shows

On Jan. 24, 2014, police found Josh Boren, a 34-year-old man and former police officer, dead in his home next to the bodies of his wife and their …

Mental Disorders

Sorry Racist Nerds, But Starfire Is a Black Woman

Soon after the first trailer for DC Universe’s upcoming <i>Titans</i> series dropped during San Diego Comic-Con, actress Anna Diop—who plays DC Comics …

Women of Color

Our Best Tomato Salad Recipes for Summer

Tomatoes are arguably the most exciting produce item to shop for at the farmer's market during the summer months. There's an endless variety of …

Flavors

Sip on These 7 Metabolism-Boosting Drinks for a Natural Detox

So many people swear by squeezing fresh lemon juice in hot water for a natural detox—there's a reason Gwyneth Paltrow swears by its health benefits. …

Nutrition

10 Must-Visit Places in Florida That You've Probably Never Heard Of

1 of 10<p>Walkers Landing in Amelia Island<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>No Name Pub in Big Pine Key<p>3 of 10<p>Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in Vero …

Florida

This Pattern-Perfect Home Captures the Essence of Summer

Interior designer Abbie Naber's California home takes indoor-outdoor living to the next level.<p>There are cool dining rooms, and then… there’s Abbie …

42 Songs From '98 That'll Make You Say "Wait, This Is 20 Years Old???"

The soundtrack to your youth.

Yotam Ottolenghi’s courgette recipes

I associate courgettes with summer holidays in Greece, where the pale-skinned, pear-shaped variety are sold by the roadside and served in every taverna. Luckily, there are as many ways to cook courgettes as there are courgettes in Greece, and each has a different effect: maximise courgettes’ …

Recipes

How to Eat Clean for Less Than $10 a Day

It’s a myth that clean eating is prohibitively expensive and unrealistic. How do we know for sure? Because we planned a week’s worth of breakfasts, …

9 Whole30-approved recipes that’ll make you the star of every summer BBQ

It’s easy to get jazzed about the Whole30 diet when you consider all its health benefits, like improved sleep quality, digestion, and energy levels. …

15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

What Social Media Showed Me About Perceptions of Black Women in Beauty

A woman stands proudly in a fur coat, balanced on tall black heels like a boss. Red lips. A challenging stare. A train of long, silky black hair flows behind her for miles until landing in the grasp of another woman dressed in all black. She gazes at the hair; she’s patient and deliberate. She’s …

'It wasn't supposed to be a rape scene': Why are pornographers getting away with on-camera assault?

x<p>we stand with you. Very few can say anything positive about that individual. Stay strong, you have an army of love and support.<p>— Nicole Aniston …

17 Ways to Put Wine in Your Blender This Summer

Tired of rosé? We don’t fully empathize since we’re all for the pink drink, but if you’re on the hunt for alternative summer-friendly beverages, we …

Pickled Watermelon Rind

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Remove tough outer green rind from watermelon half using a vegetable peeler; discard. Scoop out red flesh from watermelon using a …

16 Reasons Why Vaccinating Your Kids Is The Worst Thing You Can Do

It's just plain irresponsible.

13 People Reveal How Sexism In The '90s Differed From The Sexism Women Experience Today

As we progress as a society, the hope is that, with each passing year, things turn out a little bit more equal than they were the year before. That …

A New True-Crime Doc About 'White Boy' Rick Will Make You Madder Than Hell

A dumbfounding new documentary explores the institutional horror story of Detroit's Richard Wershe Jr. a.k.a. White Boy Rick.<p>I first wrote about Richard Wershe Jr.’s case in 2013, when I was serving a 25-year-sentence for a first-time, nonviolent LSD conviction in the Federal Bureau of Prisons. As …

Who Gets To Be At The Center Of #MeToo Stories?

Jennifer Fox’s powerful new film The Tale is a reminder of how many #MeToo narratives have been centered on the men accused, rather than the people who have spoken up against them. (Warning: This essay contains descriptions of child sexual assault, and spoilers.)<p><b>The Tale is a movie</b> about a woman …

3 Fresh Uses for Canned Tuna (That Aren’t a Sandwich)

Tuna-Orecchiette Salad<p>You’ll be making this riff on a tuna Nicoise all summer long. Use whatever short pasta shape you prefer. If you’re using …

Detransition as a Transgender Woman to Become a Mom - them.

I squeezed Joanne’s sweaty hand. We sat motionless in the women’s clinic office, listening to the doctor explain to us that I would have to stop …

It's Honestly So Easy To Make This Hanging Succulent Garden

Who needs artwork when you can have framed succulents?<p>View this post on Facebook

27 tips, tricks and hacks for creating your very first vegetable garden

Oh, vegetable planting time! Tomatoes, cucumbers, pumpkin, basil and other delicious summer edibles can all be planted now.<p>If you are building your first vegetable garden, here are some tips for success:<p><b>1.</b> Put the garden near your kitchen door. That might not be the most attractive spot for it, but …

Rachel McAdams: ‘Disobedience’ Sex Scene With Rachel Weisz Was Unlike Any I’ve Experienced With Male Actors

There's a reason critics are calling the love scene between McAdams and co-star Rachel Weisz one of the best sex scenes of the year.<p><i>[Editor’s note:</i> …

Rachel McAdams

Stop Calling the Police on Black People Just Because You’re Annoyed; You’re Gonna Get Someone Killed

White people get really indignant over the smallest of things, especially when it comes to black people. They are easily offended by the little …

Women of Color

Easy 9x13 Cobbler Recipes That'll Make Sure Everyone Gets Seconds

Because if we're being honest, the 8x8 is never really enough.<p>Though cobblers may be seen as an easy Southern classic, it takes the perfect balance …

Dessert

The Slow Cooker Chicken & Potatoes a Parisian Would Eat

Place 2 tablespoons of the butter, chives, lemon zest, and 1/2 teaspoon of the salt in a small bowl and mash together until completely combined; set …

Slow Cookers