Melena Elizabeth

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European Love vs. American Love: Who Does it Better?

Europeans mate with their hearts but marry with their heads. Americans want it all in one neat package.<p>"<i>Are you faithful, darling?</i>" The answer to this question is always yes, says my friend who lives in Paris. "But, of course," he goes on, over a scrumptious lunch of stuffed roast lamb with wild …

Relationships

DIY Raspberry-Glazed Bubble Cake + Sprinkle Wrangling!

<i> (This post is sponsored by Dyson Canada and the DysonV6 Absolute , a powerful cordless vacuum cleaner that tackles large debris to fine dust,</i> …

Scientists Discover Yet Another Serious Benefit to Napping

We should really just start sleeping all the time.<p>Sleep studies are like studies that tell us to stop sitting—we <i>know</i> we should, but life and work kind of get in the way, <i>all</i> the time. But this latest research on sleep might just help us convince our bosses that a midday snooze is necessary …

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

Total:35 minPrep:20 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:4 to 6 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories496 calorieTotal Fat16 gramsSaturated Fat9 …

Hilary Duff: "I Don't Know if People Are Meant to Be Together Forever"

The actress and singer opens up about her divorce in a new interview.<p>In a new interview in <i>Cosmopolitan</i>'s April issue, Hilary Duff is opening up about her relationship with soon-to-be-ex husband Mike Comrie. The news that Duff officially filed for divorce last month came as a bit of a surprise for …

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour a 10-inch tube pan.<p>Cream the butter and sugar in the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the …

Traditional New York cheesecake recipe - perfect for all the family

Who doesn't love a slice of New York cheesecake? Served with no fruit, chocolate or caramel, this smooth-tasting cake is loved by New Yorkers and dessert-lovers all over the world.<p>German Arnold Reuben is credited with coming up with the dish in the 1920s - although there are reports of cakes made …

Cheddar and Bacon Puffs Recipe {Giveaway}

Cheddar and Bacon Puffs Recipe<p>Prep time<p>3 mins<p>Cook time<p>35 mins<p>Total time<p>38 mins<p>Cheddar and Bacon Puffs make a delicious, easy, elegant appetizer or …

Braided Nutella Bread Recipe - Laura Vitale - Laura in the Kitchen Episode 824

Bacon Cinnamon Rolls

Heat the milk and water in a small saucepan until just warm. Place it in the bowl of your electric mixer and add the melted butter, the yeast and …

Pull-Apart Christmas Tree

Here is an easy appetizer to bring to potlucks or to decorate the holiday dinner table. It uses store bought items, but you don’t have to tell …

How to Make Dunkaroos at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Dunkaroos may not be available in the U.S. anymore (grieving, commence), but frostable fun is still available for everyone, courtesy of the great</i></i> …

Sunday Brunch: Holiday Gingerbread Cardamom Waffles Recipe

These waffles are what I imagine Christmas morning tastes like. Usually our family Christmas brunches are more of the dim sum variety, but if I ever …

Breakfast

Pesto Grilled Shrimp : Easy Recipe

The recipe could not be easier, you simply make the pesto, marinate the shrimp, skewer is on sticks and grill!<p><b>Prep Time:</b> 10 minutes <b>Marinate Time:</b> 20 …

Recipes

Christmas - Advice, Tips, Recipes and more

SO - I am turning 50 this December and it is my plan to see the Rockettes Christmas Spectacular in NYC. I would be ha...<p>I have not been to Mexico …

Christmas Eve

The Food Lab: Better-Than-Twix Chocolate-Covered Caramel-Filled Shortbread Cookies

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Just because something's your favorite doesn't mean that it can't be improved upon. The Beatles woulda been better had Magical Mystery Tour never appeared in their catalogue. Any given bathtub could be improved by making it just an …

GIFTS TO ENCOURAGE LITTLE KIDS TO BE GEEKY

Chemists Find A New Chemical Bond

Forming it requires replacing atoms' electrons with more exotic sub-atomic particles.<p>Fresh evidence suggests there exists a type of chemical bond that nobody has ever seen before, <i>Chemistry World</i> reports.<p>Not that they haven't looked. In the early 1980s, chemists searched for--but couldn't …

The Mystical World Of Mushrooms Captured In Photos

Most people consider mushrooms to be the small, ugly cousins of the plant kingdom, but theirs is a surprisingly beautiful and wonderful world waiting …

First-Ever Human Trial Of An Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Treatment Set To Begin

The treatment will make use of a biology breakthrough that occurred just eight years ago.<p>A Japanese patient with severe eye disease is set to become the first person to be treated with induced pluripotent stem cells, <i>Nature News</i> reports. Cells of this type have been considered promising for future …

Otter sits and eats at the table like a proper little gentleman

Translated from the Japanese intro: "To eat and lie it always, since had to eat the bait to stand on a chair well behaved unusually, I took the video …

This Artist Paints With Ice-Cream Instead Of Paint

Othman Toma, an artist from Baghdad, Iraq, has put his watercolor skills to the test by painting with a very unusual “paint”- melted ice-cream.<p>The …

Ice Cream

These Nut-Hugging Bear Cookies Are Almost Too Cute To Eat

Maa Tamagosan, a French-trained Japanese cook, just might have created a cookie that is too cute to eat. Her cookies look like cute little teddy …

Parasitic Amoeba Eats People Alive, Bite By Bite

These amoebae eat human cells while they are still alive, and then move on. Terrifying.<p>It used to be thought that the parasite <i>Entamoeba histolytica</i> killed human cells with toxins and only ate them once they were dead--and that during its meals, it would eat cells by engulfing them whole, like other …

Artist With Alzheimer’s Drew Self Portraits For 5 Years Until He Could Barely Remember His Own Face

In 1995, U.K.-based artist William Utermohlen was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. This is a difficult diagnosis and disease for anyone, but …

The Mysterious Lives Of Cats Captured In Black And White Photography

Today, August 8th, is International Cat Day, and we just couldn’t let the opportunity pass without mentioning it. Every day is cat day on the …

Animal being jerks!

Incredibly Intricate Hand-Cut Paper Art By Maude White

If you’ve ever cut a simple snowflake out of paper, you should be able to appreciate this incredibly intricate paper art by U.S.-based artist Maude …

Paper Craft