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23 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes With 5 Ingredients Or Less

Water, salt, pepper, and olive oil are all freebie ingredients.

Cooking

10 Surprisingly Healthy Foods - Quiet Corner

These nine foods (and one drink) may not be at the top of healthy-eating lists, but new research indicates they should be.<p>When you read about …

Nutrition

It's sexist to tell a woman she looks 'tired' at work - and here's why 

“Are you alright Radhika? You look quite tired. Are you ill? Late night?”<p>These are the responses I tend to elicit when I walk into the office wearing no make-up. On the occasions when I do decide to stick on a bit of powder and mascara, the reaction is quite different.<p>“You look nice today. Did you …

The Zero-Calorie 'Miracle' Noodle

Shirataki noodles are a unique food that's very filling yet low in calories.<p>These noodles also contain a type of fiber that has impressive health …

Tahini

Made from toasted ground hulled sesame seeds, tahini is a Middle Eastern cuisine staple. Here, we highlight some very exciting recipes, like a tahini …

Humanizing Heroin Addiction: Photos of the Real Lives of Users

Can more balanced representations of drug users spark discussions on how to solve North America’s heroin epidemic?

Drug Addiction

DIY These Pretty Coasters Instead of Buying Flowers for Mom

Very few gifts beat a bouquet of fresh flowers. But a fresh arrangement only lasts a few days, or a week at best, and don’t even get me started on all of the possible combinations of blooms! Unless you’re a professional florist, arranging or even choosing a bouquet can be insanely intimidating. So …

Plant-Based Eating

<i>“It is the position of the American Dietetic Association that appropriately planned vegetarian diets, including total vegetarian or vegan diets, are</i> …

April’s Most Awesome New Tech & Gadgets

We live in a wild and crazy time when it comes to consumer technology, and you should thank your lucky stars that you’re part of it.<p>This is a time …

You Can Transform a Room in Minutes With Carpet Tiles

Installing carpet tiles is an easy DIY project that anyone can do, and can give your room an instant face lift without the commitment of carpet.<p>Replacing an entire carpet is a job often best left to the pros, but carpet tiles can be installed by homeowners and DIYers of any skill level and can …

31 life skills every functioning adult should master before turning 30

Somehow you're just supposed to know that you should have more money coming in than going out, and you shouldn't wear a fuzzy orange sweater to a job interview.<p>We've put together our own handbook of sorts for anyone transitioning from their 20s to their 30s, which lists many skills you'll need to …

Self-help

How Bad Is It to Fall Asleep on a Full Stomach?

Is it the amount of food you need to be careful of while eating late at night, or the actual time? Experts say to be mindful of both.<p>Late dinner? Too much Netflix and chilling—and snacking—before bed?<p>We've all heard that nighttime noshing is a bad idea. In part because it can wreck your sleep and, …

There's one major problem with how most people think about drug addiction

In other words, you have to both crave the drug in your mind and feel physically sick — for example, shaky or nauseated — when you can't get it.<p>But this isn't necessarily true, at least according to neuroscience writer Maia Szalavitz and the author of the new book, "Unbroken Brain."<p><b>The real</b> …

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Most friendships develop so naturally that you don't even realize how or when they started.<p>Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend …

Psychology

26 Wedding Gift Ideas That Really Show the Love

Sound the bells — wedding season is upon us! As the wedding invitations start to roll in, now is the time to start thinking about the perfect gift for the soon-to-be newlyweds. If you’re planning on skipping the gift registry route and want to do something more creative and clever, anything on this …

#AskHerMore: 10 Times Celebs Have Shut Down Sexist Questions like BOSSes

While we love analyzing best and worst dressed on the red carpet as much as the next girl, when all a female celeb (AKA #girlboss) is asked about is what she’s wearing or who her favorite designer is, it’s more than a little frustrating. The predominance of surface-level questions sparked the …

You See a Snow-Covered Mountain, This Guy Sees a Giant Canvas

Simon Beck’s form of “exercising” is way more beautiful than yours: What started as an alternative to hiking in order to stay in shape has developed into a unique art form.<p>Beck creates what he calls “snow drawings,” intricate patterns stomped out by foot on snow-covered mountain plains. The results …

Drawing

This is what the entire universe looks like in one image

The universe is so vast it's almost impossible to picture what it might look like crammed into one field of view.<p>But musician Pablo Carlos Budassi managed to do it by combining logarithmic maps of the universe from Princeton and images from NASA. He created the image below that shows the observable …

12 Years on Mars

NASA's Mars rover, Opportunity just celebrated its 12th anniversary on Mars—a mission that was originally meant to last just 90 days. Although recently eclipsed in the news by its bigger brother Curiosity, Opportunity is still going strong and making valuable scientific discoveries. Launched into …

12 apps everyone should be using at work in 2016

From collaboration and project management to recruiting and email management, there are numerous cloud apps to choose from in almost every category.<p>We have some unique insight into these choices at Okta, as organizations use our service to securely connect their people to technology.<p>We recently …

This app sends you deals when you pass by your favorite stores

Beacon technology has kicked into high gear for the past couple of years, with companies like PayPal and Apple introducing ways to help track what customers are doing in stores. And while reports suggest that beacons aren’t working, it hasn’t kept startups from trying. One in particular, Notify …

eCommerce

Interview: 16-Year-Old Artist Dimitra Milan Paints Her Wildest Dreams

Sixteen-year-old artist Dimitra Milan grew up surrounded by art and has since worked to cultivate her own unique style. Four years ago, she began painting when her parents opened Arizona's Milan Art Institute, allowing her to take any class that caught her attention. From classical oil techniques …

Art

9 Struggles People Pleasers Know All Too Well

<b>1. Saying Yes to Things You Don’t Want to Do</b><br>Most people pleasers end up over-committing, but whether it’s a girls’ trip to Vegas you know you can’t afford, a baby shower you’d rather not sit through, or an extra project you know you don’t have time to handle at work, try adopting "no" every now and …

10 Rose Skincare Products to Add a Glow to Your Beauty Routine

As we officially approach the self-appointed season of love (looking at you, February 14), it certainly feels like everything is coming up roses. Now, this is something you will <i>not</i> hear us complaining about, because we’re totally game for adding this romantic flower power to just about anything — …

Morning Treat: Quick and Easy Blueberry Mug Muffins

Make your mornings just a little bit sweeter with quick and easy single-serve blueberry mug muffins!<p>You know those mornings when you’re craving a hearty breakfast, and cereal just won’t do? No problem!<p>Start the day off right with this warm and tasty blueberry mug muffin recipe from Beth at Budget …

Best of CH 2015: Most Popular

It’s always interesting to see what resonates with our audience most, purely because of its unpredictability. This past year, not just one category dominated. Whether browsing the magical images of Merfest or geeking out over the latest in technology and design, our loyal readers found inspiration …

Design

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