Kathryn Major

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7 Easy Veggie Chili Recipes That Prove You Don't Need Meat to Make It Hearty

Chili is one of those cozy dinners we make once a week come wintertime. We’re pretty much always craving a spicy, warm bowlful. Bonus: It’s one of …

The 19 Best Horror Films Of 2016

When the world is terrifying, sometimes onscreen scares are the best escape.<p><b>Director:</b> Nicolas Pesce<b><br>Writer:</b> Nicolas Pesce<p>It's a blessing that <i>The Eyes of My Mother</i> is in black and white, because rendered in full color, its garish display of violence would be nearly impossible to endure. But as it …

10 Definitive Reasons You Need More Houseplants in Your Life

You better believe we're going to try #2 this winter.<p>If you blame genetics for your lack of green thumb, it's time to teach yourself the powers of keeping a plant alive. It turns out these livings things can do even more for your physical and mental health than they can for your living room decor — …

The best films of 2016 ... that you probably didn't see

Andrew Pulver, Benjamin Lee, Alan Evans, Catherine Shoard, Lanre Bakare and Jordan Hoffman

Stop Motion

10 Best Horror Movies of 2016

10<p>‘The Love Witch’<p>In gloriously lurid technicolor, a foxy witch (Samantha Robinson) concocts potions with which she can ensnare a man through …

Horror

3 recipes that will make you love your slow cooker again

<i>Editor's note: This story was originally published Dec. 12, 2016. We're bringing it back because we still love slow-cooker dishes.</i><p>Slow Cooker Mustard …

Cooking

15 beautiful bathrooms with ideas to copy

Your bathroom is one of the most important rooms in the house. It's the place where you can wind down in a hot bubble bath after a long day or the …

Interior Design

16 recipes to keep you healthy through the holiday season

The year is almost over, which means the time for New Year's resolutions is almost upon us. If eating healthy is in your future, these 16 recipes can …

Perfect Potluck Recipes

The best recipes for a gathering, from a rustic vegetable tart to a southern baked chicken casserole.

John Oliver explains how companies like Mary Kay are pyramid schemes

You probably have that one friend who tries to sell you beauty and hygiene products from the comfort of their own home, and then tries to convince …

John Oliver

9 College Scholarships for Students With Learning Disabilities

ADHD, dyslexia, or autism can qualify you for some extra financial help.<p>More than 6 million young Americans—about 13% of students—have been diagnosed …

Autism

The best sleep tech to help you get quality shut-eye tonight

By Claire Davies<p>Great sleep is something we should all invest in for improved wellbeing, yet nourishing shut-eye can be hard to come by in our …

The Truth Behind The Ketogenic Diet

The Ketogenic Diet has risen to fame lately as being an easy to follow, "cure all" diet... but is it just another fad or is there some actual science …

Nutrition

Between the sheets: Banned books censors didn't want you to read

<i>It is Book Week NI - a joint initiative between BBC Northern Ireland and Libraries NI that aims to celebrate the pleasures and benefits of reading.</i><p><i>But what of the books the authorities did not want us to enjoy? We look at the books they banned and the writers whose work was pulped, burned or</i> …

These 10 crème de la crème French words and phrases have no equivalent in English

This translates literally to “the call of the void,” but it also describes the inexplicable feeling of wanting to jump from a high place.<p>4. …

10 DIY Thanksgiving centerpieces that are as easy as they are impressive

Whether you are hosting a fabulous “Friendsgiving” for friends or a swanky Thanksgiving dinner for your family, Thanksgiving is the perfect holiday …

13-Day Diet That Helps You Lose Up To 40 Pounds

This 13-day diet is hard, but effective, to burn off fat. After 13 days you can eat normally without putting on weight for 2 years. It is also known …

HBO Picks Up ‘Cormoran Strike’ Drama Based On J.K. Rowling’s Crime Novels

HBO has acquired US and Canadian rights to <i>Cormoran Strike</i>, BBC One’s high-profile new limited series based on J.K. Rowling’s bestselling crime …

Books

20 scary books to terrify you this Halloween

4 Detox Water Recipes to Help You De-Bloat

When used in the context of your diet, the words <i>cleanse</i> and <i>detox</i> are quite controversial. This is mostly because some commercial cleanses and "detox" …

Susan Hill: Why we all need a fright on a winter’s night

From Dickens to Kipling, ghost stories are more than mere ‘entertainment’ – they fulfil a basic human need<p>“Do you believe in ghosts?” they always ask me in interviews. I reply: “I keep an open mind.” The new physics allows for them; it is all to do with time. I don’t understand it, but quantum …

Literature

Curried Sweet Potato Pancakes

5 stars based on 6 votes<p>If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ve probably noticed that I tend to stay away from fried and carb-laden …

Spicy Pumpkin Leek Soup

When we think of pumpkin, we usually think of autumn sweets — like pumpkin pie, pumpkin cheesecake, pumpkin bread, or pumpkin muffins — and those are …

13 fantastic, lesser-known horror films fans can watch on Netflix right now

Look. It's October and we know you want to watch horror movies until you're scared of everything that moves.<p>But you don't want to spend all the money …

Slow Cooker Beef Stew

<i>Everyone’s favorite comforting beef stew made easily in the crockpot! The meat is SO TENDER and the stew is rich, chunky and hearty!</i> We had another …

Upcoming Fantasy & Sci Fi Books: October 2016

In <b>September</b>, we became the youngest pit fighter in Sharakhai history with <i>Of Sand and Malice Made</i>, we continued on our journey in <i>The Invisible Library</i> …

Science Fiction

9 Slow Cooker Hacks That'll Come in Handy This Fall

You could just set it and forget it, but these tips are going to completely up your slow cooking game.<p>Now that fall is in full swing, it's the ideal time to start firing up your slow cooker on the regular. It's a lifesaver on busy weeknights, especially when you're craving comfort food on a chilly …