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This Skin-Brightening Serum Has Nearly 5,000 Five-Star Reviews on Amazon

The summer is the perfect time to take a break from makeup and show off your natural glow. Instead of highlighters and illuminators, all you really …

Skin Care

How addiction hijacks the brain

Published: July, 2011<p>Desire initiates the process, but learning sustains it.<p>The word "addiction" is derived from a Latin term for "enslaved by" or …

Drug Addiction

10 Debut Novels That You Need to Read Before Spring 2018

A Novel<p>Xhenet Aliu<p>This fearless debut novel reminds us of the struggles that immigrants face, and the consequent troubles experienced by their children. The book begins with a woman, Elsie, who found love in a married man who left Albania to chase his dreams in America. When Elsie finds out she’s …

Books

5-Minute Yogurt and Nesquik Truffles (The Easiest Recipe Ever!)

This 5-minute yogurt and Nesquik truffles are so simple and easy to prepare! Plus, it’s very rich and delicious! Surprise your family or friends with …

PSA: Pink Houseplants Exist, and They're Absolutely Stunning

When it comes to cool and trendy houseplants, the fiddle leaf fig tree has been reigning supreme for the past several years. However, this is all about to change: pink-leaved plants exist, and they're so stunning that you might want to have one in every single room.<p>Available in different shapes and …

Plants

Four apps that will help you learn to play music

Pick up an instrument, learn your favorite songs, and practice a bit of music theory.<p>I'm a musician, and I learned the tricks of the trade the expensive and slow way: with private guitar lessons, summer music programs, and more theory books than I'd like to admit. Thankfully, in 2018 you can get …

20 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Never Want to Leave

When the winter winds are buffeting your body, and also your spirit, there is no more welcome retreat than a cozy, well-appointed bedroom. For your …

Local cannabis company forms Alberta partnership

Delta 9 Cannabis Inc., Winnipeg’s major player in the red hot marijuana market, is jumping on the consolidation bandwagon, partnering with an Alberta …

Canadian cannabis companies go global in $670 million deal

Another day, another near-billion-dollar deal in Canada’s marijuana industry.

Slouching Towards Bethlehem

• <b>Author:</b> Joan Didion<p><b>The “dazzling” and essential portrayal of 1960s America from the author of South and West and The Year of Magical Thinking (The New York Times).</b><p>Capturing the tumultuous landscape of the United States, and in particular California, during a pivotal era of social change, the first …

Hummingbird Cake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layers: Preheat oven to 350°F. Whisk together flour, sugar, salt, baking soda, and cinnamon in a large bowl; add …

Dessert

Lemon Bar Cheesecake Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Pulse first 3 ingredients in a food processor 3 or 4 times or just until blended. Add butter, and pulse 5 or 6 times or until …

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No, I don't have the "holiday blues" — I'm clinically depressed

It’s December. I am sitting in my dark living room, scrolling through my Instagram feed. It looks as though every person I know is busy picking out …

Mental Health

Chocolate Fudge Meltaways

Does it get any better than little bite size, hand held, puddles of chocolate cream cheese fudge that melt in your mouth? All that is needed to make …

Cream Cheese Snowball Cookies Recipe

"An easy mix-and-bake recipe my grandmother used to make every Christmas! This yummy recipe, containing cream cheese and almond extract, makes moist, …

One In Every Fifty People Could Have This Bizarre Condition That Impacts Your Imagination

For most of you, the ability to recall what your parents faces look like is no bother at all. But for some, this task is impossible. A few years ago, …

Consciousness

Cherry and Pistachio Bake-Once Biscotti

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Beat the sugar, egg yolks, 3 whole eggs, and salt with an electric stand mixer fitted with the whisk attachment on medium-high …

Master Hot Milk Sponge Cake, So You Can Vary It Any Which Way

Every baker needs basic building blocks—the go-to batters and mixtures needed to assemble a myriad of desserts. In the French repertoire, which is what I learned first, the basic of all basic cakes was the plain whole egg sponge cake called genoise, from which a thousand elegant gateaux are created …

Nutty Cherry Biscotti Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Ideal biscotti strike a balance between crunch (from the baking) and chewiness (from the fruits); This butter-less recipe features about half as much sugar as the standard formula, but when you make this recipe your own, feel free to cut down even further. It won’t affect the crunchy …

Dessert

We took a scientific look at whether weed or alcohol is worse for you — and there appears to be a winner

It's a tough call, but based on the science, there appears to be a clear answer.<p>Keep in mind that there are dozens of factors to account for, including how the substances affect your heart, brain, and behavior, and how likely you are to get hooked.<p>Time is important, too — while some effects are …

Pot Inhaler Reportedly Puts Insomnia Sufferers To Sleep In Minutes

Anyone suffering from insomnia in the UK will now be able to get a brand new cannabis inhaler with the ability to sufferers to sleep in just a few …

Cranberry Upside-Down Cake

This amazing cranberry upside-down cake is a great way to celebrate the season! The tart cranberry and brown sugar mixture on the sweet cake is the …

Dessert

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12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Hawaiian Wedding Cake with Whipped Cream Cheese Frosting

<b>You’ll Need (for the cake):</b><p>1 cup of white sugar.<br>½ cup of brown sugar.<br>1 tsp of baking soda.<br>2 cups of all purpose flour.<br>2 eggs.<br>1 (20 ounce) can of …