Marissa McQuinn

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Hilarious Collection of Photos of a Man Dressed Up as Santa

Santa Claus is everywhere, as Christmas makes its way into our lives once again. Many may not know it, but the Santa Claus we are all familiar with …

33 GIFs From 2013 That Will Make You Laugh Every Time

Trust me.

23 Next-Level Ways To Make Baked Brie

Sorry if these are a little cheesy.

TIME's Best Photojournalism of 2013

Jan. 21, 2013. U.S. President Barack Obama places his hand on two bibles as held by first lady Michelle Obama as his rec<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Brooks …

61 Easy Pasta Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

Lose the jarred sauce—we're confident you won't need it with these easy pastas in your weeknight dinner arsenal.<p>When it comes to quick and easy weeknight pasta, you can lose those jars. And boxes. And packets of powder (ew). There’s no need for the pre-made stuff, because you can pack serious …

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Bourbon–Sea Salt Caramels

Makes about 100 caramels<p>Sweetened condensed milk makes this salted caramel recipe extra-luscious.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 cups sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces<p>2 tablespoons bourbon<p>…

The 5 Things to Stock Your Pantry With this Month

<i>The holidays are coming up -- which means it's time to stock your pantry. Here are the 5 things you'll want to get lots of, right now. You'll thank us later, we promise.</i><p><b>Farro (and/or other hearty, quick-cooking grains)</b><p>'Tis the season of parties, of gigantic dinners, of slaving for long hours in the …

Europe's 10 Coziest Mountain Villages

As winter approaches, the first blankets of snow are falling on the great mountains of Europe and the continent's enchanting mountain towns are gearing up for a new season of visitors eager to hit the slopes or take in the unique local culture that these mountain regions seem to inspire. While …

One Soup + One Sandwich = Dinner (PHOTOS)

Sometimes, whether for lunch or dinner, a soup and a sandwich are all that will do. You want the warmth and comfort of soup, but you also want the substantial heft of the sandwich in your stomach. It is a scientific fact that some soups and sandwiches go together. The grilled cheese and tomato soup …

21 Cats Who Deserve An Apology

Because Halloween is for humans, not cats.

5 Healthy Fast Food Alternatives

You probably saw the news last week about what's really in chicken nuggets. Researchers at University of Mississippi Medical Center performed what …

Treacherous Lake Turns Any Animal That Touches It into Stone

Lake Natron is a salt lake found in northern Tanzania, near the Kenyan border over at the eastern branch of the East African Rift. The lake gets its …

20 Things I Will Not Regret Doing With My Kids

<b>1. Tucking them into bed at night.</b> Someday, they'll be too big and I won't get that moment back. Saying goodnight, pulling up the covers and kissing their heads is a gift.<p><b>2. Telling them I love them.</b> Start this when they're young. "I love you" is a powerful three-word phrase that matters.<p><b>3.</b> …

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10 Ways To Stop A Cold In Its Tracks

<i>By Jessica Levine for Men's Health</i><p>If you don't fast-forward commercials, you've seen this one from Zicam: A pretty woman daintily sneezes into her elbow when out of nowhere a snot-nosed monster of a cold is chasing her. "That first sneeze. You have a pre-cold," the voiceover says. She runs. He …

Gorgeous Long Exposure Photography of the Northern Lights

Astronomy photographer Tommy Richardsen provokes one to sit back and enjoy these absolutely captivating night landscapes, filled with the visual …

Brains Sweep Themselves Clean Of Toxins During Sleep

While the brain sleeps, it clears out harmful toxins, a process that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, researchers say.<p>During sleep, the flow of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain increases dramatically, washing away harmful waste proteins that build up between brain cells during waking hours, a …

Top 10 sci-fi movies

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11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

The 24 Most Adorable Kids Halloween Costumes

As we continue on the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume, we turn our attention to adorable costumes for kids. Little ones have it pretty good in the costume department, mostly because they can turn even the more grown-up costumes (read: Lady Gaga or Edward Scissorhands) into absolute cuteness. …

26 Truly Thrilling Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to accessorize for soup season.

The Great Egg Debate: Why You Should Eat Eggs, Why You Shouldn’t Not Eat Eggs

<b>Eggs have had a tough ride in recent years.</b> Initially vilified for their high cholesterol content, they were then hailed as a convenient, healthful …

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Jenna Dewan Tatum bares post-baby bod

She lost 33 pounds in 7 weeks.<p>She welcomed her daughter on May 31, but Jenna Dewan Tatum is already baring her post-baby bod!<p>And with a physique like that, who can blame her?<p>The mom to baby Everly and wife to Channing Tatum shows off her hard work at the gym on the cover of the November issue of …

The Wrap Up: Our First Look at Disney’s ‘Avatar’ Theme Park

<i>ScreenCrush wraps up the latest in movies and TV you might have missed. Today, check out concept art for Disney's 'Avatar' land and watch new TV</i> …

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5 Ingredients You Shouldn't Skimp On

Let's face it: Cooking on a budget can be frustrating. That carton of beautifully packaged, artisanal crème fraîche calls to you in the dairy aisle, …

Themer will make your Android phone look amazing

One of the benefits of Android is its customisability, but that process isn't always easy for average users. An app called Themer is trying to change …

Silicon Valley Companies Fight For Talent, Pay Extravagant Salaries

By Sarah McBride<p>SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Among Twitter Inc's highest-paid executives, Christopher Fry's name stands out.<p>The senior vice president of engineering raked in $10.3 million last year, just behind Twitter Chief Executive Dick Costolo's $11.5 million, according to Twitter's IPO documents. …

Nine Jaw-Dropping Hotel-Room Views Around the World (Photos)

Stunning<p>The sightseeing doesn’t have to stop when you get back to your hotel room. Check out these fabulous hotels that are even better looking out …

North Korea warns of 'all-out war' as it refuses to sign pact with US

North Korea has issued a fresh warning of an "all-out war", urging the United States to stop military drills and what it described as "nuclear blackmail".<p>The country also refused to sign a non-aggression pact that John Kerry, the US Secretary of State, offered last week on condition of …