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Chocolate Chip Pancake Bread {Gluten Free}

<b>Gluten Free Chocolate Chip pancake bread. This pancake “quick bread” is super easy to make with minimal ingredients. Delicious, healthy, and great</b> …

Breakfast

I’m Tired Of Faking Everything

I left a bartender my number last night. Between the hoppy haze of an IPA and the smell of whiskey from a stranger’s Old Fashioned, it seemed like a …

The best quick bread recipes

This week, contestants on The Great British Bake Off will be put through their paces baking bread.<p>While baking bread can be extremely satisfying, it can also be rather tricky and frustrating when the dough doesn't rise. So we thought we would leave the stress of a stodgy loaf to the contestants and …

Bread

The Best Lemon Cake You'll Ever Have

When we’re visiting my grandmother in England, she always serves afternoon tea around 4pm. We’ll gather around the table in swimsuits and shorts, and …

Mini Lemon Poppy Seed Loaves with Whipped Lemon Lavender Butter {Gluten-Free, Vegan, Refined-Sugar-Free, Oil-Free}

Ingredients<p>Wet:<p>6 tbsp unsweetened applesauce<br>• 6 tbsp maple syrup {or agave, etc.}<br>• 1 tbsp pure vanilla extract<br>• 1 tsp pure lemon extract<br>• 2 tbsp lemon …

Whole Wheat Clementine Yogurt Cake

When someone says “healthy dessert,” I immediately grab two forks. To me, a healthy dessert means I can eat double the servings! Wait, is that not …

Dessert

Vegan Oatmeal Raisin Protein Cookies

Vital Stats<p><b>Name:</b> Anna Sward <b><br>Occupation:</b> Author & Founder of Protein Pow <b><br>Website:</b> Proteinpow.com <b><br>Book:</b> 'Protein Pow(d)er: The Cookbook'<p>I made these …

Banana Chia Bread Super Healthy Muffins

Preheat the oven to 350F degrees.<p>In a small bowl mix together chia seeds with half a cup of water and let it soak for 15 minutes.<p>In the meantime, in …

Breakfast

24 Little Things You Can Do To Add Excitement To Your Workweek

I usually wake up at 6:30 and go jogging. I eat basically the same things for breakfast and lunch, keep regular office hours, and typically go home to make dinner with my husband, before retiring at a reasonable hour.<p>These routines are important to my success, but no matter how much I enjoy my job …

Nordstrom's New Models Are Total Game-Changers

It's been a good week for the fashion industry and body image. First, the news broke that JCPenney's mannequins are representing people of many …

An Awesome Message in Self Love from the Harvard Women's Rugby Team

The stunning images are featured on their Tumblr, Rugged Grace, but here are some of our favorite photos:<p>Do you have goosebumps right now (or is that just us)? If you want to drink the body love Kool-Aid, try these four ways to build better self-esteem.

Telling A Young Girl She’s Fat Is One Of The Worst Things You Can Do And Here’s Why

I was walking out of the local gym this morning, and overheard someone say something that made me do a double take. There was a mother and daughter, …

Rhubarb & Strawberry Quinoa Crumble

The three of us have just arrived home after a week with my family in Tel Aviv, Israel. It was inspiring in so many ways but we’ll talk more about …

Comment on Grilled Beet Burgers by Christopher

Hi Kasia, I’ve frozen the beet burgers and it didn’t work! The amount of moisture increased after freezing so they broke up. Perhaps if cooking …

Burgers

What The Mirror Can’t Tell You

The absurd and insanely incorrect notion that skinny equals fit has seemingly found its way into the minds of millions of young beautiful girls who …

Beautiful Is Not The Best Thing You Can Be

I don’t wear makeup.<p>I don’t go to the gym and sweat myself out for a killer body. I didn’t win the genetic lottery. I don’t have perfect skin or a …

Photo Editor Photoshops Classic Paintings as If They Were in Today’s Magazines

As a the Senior Photo Editor at TakePart, Lauren Wade sees a lot of over-Photoshopped images of impossibly-proportioned models. And being as familiar …

53 Quotes That Will Make You Rethink Everything

1. “Everything you can imagine is real.” ― <b>Pablo Picasso</b><p>2. “I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t rhyme, …

36 Reasons Why Shaving Your Legs Is Actually The Worst

It's inevitable... As a girl, society basically expects you to shave your legs. While the first time you shave your legs it's really exciting, as you get older it becomes more of a chore. These are the many thoughts that run through every girl's mind when she has to shave.<p>Wow, I think it's time to …

Looks aren't everything. Believe me, I'm a model. | Cameron Russell

Why we have too few women leaders | Sheryl Sandberg

What It Would Look Like If Your Banana Came With An Ingredient List

Marketers often feed off consumer's concerns that "man-made" chemicals are bad. But the fact is that all foods (and everything around us) are made up of chemicals, whether they occur in nature or are made in a lab.<p>Australian chemistry teacher James Kennedy wanted to dispel the myth that chemicals …

34 American Lady Scientists Who Changed The World

You may not have heard of these women, but we owe them so much.

Black History

What Does It Feel Like To Go From Physically Unattractive to Physically Attractive?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i> <i>Answer by Lyndsey Scott, Model, Actress, App Developer</i><p>I feel as if I'm a pretty extreme case.<p>Picture of me from middle school:<p>Picture of me in a Victoria's Secret Show:<p>And backstage:<p>I didn't technically start being bullied until my super awkward high …

6 Tips to Help You Free Yourself from Your Fearful Thoughts

<b>“Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>Here I am, huddled up …

Want to close the gender gap? Give men paternity leave.

One of the biggest problems for young families is dividing up childcare duties. Women still get saddled with the bulk of the work, which can cause …

Paternity Leave

Is This Really The Hardest Question For Women To Answer?

If you were asked to name one thing you really love about your body, what would your initial reaction be? And would it be far easier to compliment your friends' sparkling eyes, glowing complexion, curvaceous hips and toned legs than openly praise your own looks?<p>According to a compelling new ad from …

Urban Outfitters Pulls 'Depression' Shirt After Outcry

Urban Outfitters has pulled a women's shirt from stores after shoppers complained that it made light of mental illness.<p>The $59 cropped t-shirt was printed with the word "depression" and the retailer advertised it online as "super depressing," according to the blog Bitter Wallet.<p>The shirt's message …