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Nigella Just Invented an Ingenious New Christmas Cookie

Move over, Cronut. Nigella Lawson may have just created the hottest new hybrid food. On the most recent episode of <i>At My Table</i>, Nigella Lawson …

Meghan Markle Should Give Every Royal a Lesson on Travel Style

Meghan Markle is a fashion girl who knows how to pack. She's often seen toting only a modest carry-on bag, and given her trips back and forth to London (prior to moving in with Prince Harry), you know she must have a wealth of travel hacks to share. That's why we took a look through her Instagram, …

Clothing

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things | Inc.com

Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They <i>gave.</i> They gave generously. They gave selflessly. And they didn't expect anything in return. …

Parenting

This 60-Second Breathing Technique Beats Stress, Improves Health and Might Even Cure Your Insomnia | Inc.com

You know that getting a good night's sleep is vitally important for your mental and physical health, mood, and even your brain function. But what if you just can't fall asleep? We all have trouble sleeping at times in our lives, and for some people, it's a constant battle.<p>But there's a simple and …

Yoga

The 10 Best Holiday Cookies to Bake with Kids

As a kid, there were few things more exciting this time of year than the annual tradition of baking holiday cookies with my family. From pressing my …

Dessert

Myron's Amazing Beef for the Crock Pot

This crock pot beef roast makes the most amazing sandwiches. Or serve the beef sliced, as an entree, with potatoes and your favorite vegetables.<p>If …

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Dessert

Foodies Call These "the Best Chicken Crockpot Recipes"

Who said chicken was boring? Sure, it's the go-to meat that's graced our plates ad nauseam, and it's our flavor reference when trying frog legs—but …

3 Ways to Soften Butter Quickly and Easily

This weekend, I was halfway through assembling ingredients for a yellow cake when I realized that I'd forgotten to set out butter to soften. Again. I …

How a top dermatologist would spend $100 on beauty products

<i>People in the beauty industry get tons of goods to test out, so when someone spends their own money on something that they’ve run out of, you know</i> …

Skin Care

29 Gifts For Anyone Who Basically Has Coffee Flowing Through Their Veins

Why drink water when you can drink coffee, amirite?<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i>

The Secret Ingredient That Makes Boxed Cake Mix Taste Homemade

Recently, my roommate’s boyfriend lost a bet (we were trying to cut down on our dessert consumption, but he caved on vacation), and, somewhat …

These are the 2017 tech gadgets I just couldn't live without

When it comes to new gadgets and gizmos, 2017’s been a pretty epic year.<p>We’ve seen a surge of new voice-activated assistants, rise of remastered retro tech, and all kinds of quirky smart devices. Rather than rehash what’s appearing on my colleagues' top lists—most of which would make my top picks, …

Gear & Gadgets

12 Things You Need to Give Up in 2018 to Be Healthy (and Happy)

It's time to cut it out . . . all of these 12 things out, that is. And this year, we're not talking about gluten, dairy, or soda (well . . . we have thoughts on soda). We're talking about negativity that's weighing you down, detracting from your mental health and happiness, and otherwise not …

3 Bad Mistakes Even Good Parents Make | Inc.com

There are plenty of bad parents out there, but if you're reading this article, you're probably not one of them. Truly bad parents don't show much of an interest in scientifically validated parenting practices, nor are they generally much inclined to introspection and self-criticism.<p>But just because …

Self-improvement

The One Mistake Everyone Makes When Cooking Rice

Cooking rice on the stovetop or in the oven can prove surprisingly difficult. But unless you have a rice cooker or a pressure cooker (such as the …

Best Books of 2017 : NPR

Use the filters below to explore more than 350 titles NPR staff and critics loved this year. (You can also combine filters!) Want even more recommendations? Check out our favorite books from 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008<p>Filter by: ו <i></i><br>Clear filters<br>• Staff Picks<br>• Biography & …

Books

Why Floorplanner is the Best Free Room Design App out There

Online Design App Floorplanner Review<p>Design a 2D or 3D Room Online With Floorplanner<p>Updated September 22, 2016<p>Floorplanner is hands down the best …

Austin’s Eater Awards Winners 2017

After nearly a week of intensive reader voting,today we announce the winners of the eighth annual <b>Eater Awards</b>, celebrating the chefs and restaurants that made the largest impact on all 24 Eater cities over the past twelve months.<p>Finally, we present the establishments — from izakayas and dive bars …

Texas

Christmas Crack: The Easiest and Most Addictive Holiday Gift - Chowhound

Want some crack? I mean, crackle? People who have had it love it and it takes less than an hour to make. I mean, really, who can say no to salt, …

20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates Living an Exceptional Life From an Average One | Inc.com

Steve Jobs set extremely high expectations. He wanted things done a certain way, challenging other people to work harder, work longer, and sometimes to do more than they thought was possible.<p>Steve Jobs had high standards. He wanted things to be done his way.<p>But he also believed in the power of …

Self-improvement

This Look Might Be Unexpected, But It's Perfect for the Holidays

<i>Here at Byrdie, we give you the lowdown on the latest and greatest products, new beauty tips we can’t help but share, and, of course, quick and</i> …

Best Chicken Wings in the U.S.

From a cult Korean wings spot featuring exquisitely crispy fried chicken to elegant confit deboned wings from genius chef José Andrés, F&W names …

Cooking

This Little Slingback Might as Well Be the Official Shoe of 2017

Sure, glittering Saint Laurent boots are having their moment, but before that (and likely after their sparkle fades), fashion girls everywhere were having a love affair with a more modest shoe. Dior's slingbacks graced Maria Grazia Chiuri's Spring 2017 runway with their ladylike pointed toes and …

Berry Trifle

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:43 minPrep:15 minInactive:25 minCook:3 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>More from:<p>Recipe courtesy of Ina …

Wolfgang Puck: Make-ahead holiday cookies combine two favorites in one

All my life, I’ve loved sweet pastries of every kind; especially cookies. So with plenty of holiday parties ahead, I feel like I’m in pastry heaven. …

Dessert

The Ultimate Guide to O'ahu

Called “The Gathering Place,” O'ahu is home to Honolulu (Hawaii’s largest city and capital) and two-thirds of the state’s population. With an …

The Ultimate Guide to Moloka‘i

Moloka‘i has a mere 7,500 residents, nearly half of them native Hawaiians. With wonderfully few tourist hubs, it presents an unspoiled paradise. Tour …

My Daughter Is A Tween, And I’m Nervous About What’s To Come

My daughter stands by me at the bathroom sink, eyes wide, watching closely. I just splurged on some new skin care products, and she wants to use some …