Casie Fritz

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5 Safe and Effective Core Exercises for New Moms

When you're pregnant, your abdominal muscles get stretched and pushed aside to make room for the growing baby in your uterus. In many cases, though …

Recipe: Fallen chocolate cake

Preheat oven to 350 F.<p>Melt butter and chocolate together on low heat in a small heavy pot. Scrape mixture into a large bowl. Stir in egg yolks, sugar, salt and vanilla.<p>Beat egg whites until soft peaks form. Stir quarter of egg whites into chocolate mixture then fold in remaining egg whites. Gently …

Dessert

Beyond Kimchi: 15 Essential Tools & Ingredients for Korean Cooking

While writing <i>Koreatown: A Cookbook</i>, a deep dive into Asia’s most beautifully mysterious cuisine, I was sometimes challenged by language—foreign words like <i>kongnamul muchim</i> don’t quite roll off the tongue of this white boy—and the slightly nebulous cooking techniques and quantities. Koreans often …

Korean Food

Your Favorite Rooms of 2014

See the most stunning rooms of the year, straight from the pages of House Beautiful.<p>See the most stunning rooms of the year, straight from the pages of House Beautiful.

The Best Ways to Keep Your Pubic Hair in Check

Those punishing down-there grooming habits may pose some health risks. Here, how to safely spruce up your lady lawn<p>Shaving, waxing, lasering, perfuming, even freakin' bedazzling: Many of us go to startling lengths to artificially style the thatch (or the lack thereof) between our legs. But the skin …

San Francisco

Can a Penis Be Too Big for Your Vagina?

Be careful what you wish for...<p>In a perfect world, your boyfriend/husband/fiancé/hookup would have the Goldilocks of penises: not too big and not too small—<i>juuuust</i> right for you. But this is not a perfect world, and the truth is that size can sometimes be an issue. His penis and your vagina might …

Women's Health

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

How to Decode Your Skincare Ingredients Like a Pro

Tackling a skincare regime is tricky enough without trying to translate all the ingredients and science jargon on our product labels. But since knowing what goes <i>on</i> our bodies should be as important as knowing what goes in them, we recruited skincare expert Sunday Riley to school us on the basics. …

U.S. Army Aims to Build a Better Bullet

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The High-Tech Future of the Uterus

Following the recent success of the world's first uterus transplant, scientists are pursuing the new frontier of the bioengineered womb.<p>When I suffered my third consecutive miscarriage this past May, my mom said she wanted to help me out however she could, even if it meant being my surrogate. I …

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

Gifts from the Kitchen: 22 Edible Holiday Presents You Can Make at Home

From spicy mustard to chocolate bark, make your holiday gifts for family and friends right in your own kitchen<p>If the thought of going to a crowded mall and picking out the perfect present for everyone on your list is stressing you out, just don't do it. Make your friends and family thoughtful gifts …

8 Kid Snacks That are Sure to Go Fast

How To Take A Bath Without Getting Wet - Indulge In A Bliss Bath!

One of my favorite things in the whole, wide world is taking a long, hot bath! It’s such a simple pleasure, but one that brings me so much enjoyment! …

Soy Infant Formula: A Formula For Disaster

<i>The following is a guest post by Dr. Kaayla Daniel, author of The Whole Soy Story and blogger at Dr. Kaayla Daniel The Naughty Nutritionist. Thank</i> …

Former Swiss Army Building Converted Into Small Chalet: Arsenal B47

Switzerland-based Ralph Germann Architectes converted a former Swiss army building, constructed during the Second World War, into a habitable space. …

Death by Detoxification

Hardly a day passes when we do not hear reports from many different areas of the country about young people dying from overdoses of narcotics. The recent death of the actor Cory Monteith was a stark public reminder of this recurring tragedy. Many of these incidents are even more tragic since they …