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For 1 Month, This Husband Wrote Down Everything That Made His Wife Cry

"She was hungover and saw a picture of a piglet."<p>Aaron Gillies and his wife Lex have been married for a year. In that time, Gillies has observed his wife's tendency to cry at just about anything and everything.<p>For a month, the London-based comedy writer kept a list titled "Reasons My Wife Is …

John Lennon’s Impassioned Letters on the Value of Meditation

“I suggest you try transcendental meditation through which all things are possible.”<p>In February of 1968, a year and a half before their final photo shoot, the Beatles traveled to India in order to meet and study with the famous guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, who had pioneered Transcendental …

Meditation

Woman Visits Doctor For Help With Her Husbands Libido This Is Priceless

5 Super Easy Dinners That’ll Help You Lose 5 Pounds

Can you guess the secret ingredient they all share?<p>Losing weight isn't easy; just ask Ali Maffucci, who lost about 60 pounds a few years ago by going vegan, only to gain it all back. The next time she set out to get to a healthy weight, she tried a different strategy: working out consistently and …

Horoscopes

Geek Humor

UNPOPULAR OPINION: I Will Never Be An "American" Mom

They sat in the late-spring sun, deep in conversation, every now and then throwing back their blond hair in laughter. In their skinny jeans and chic sunglasses, they looked like two girlfriends spending a lazy Saturday afternoon chatting about boyfriends and bitchy co-workers. And then, as they …

10 Weird But Magical Flavor Pairings You Have To Taste To Believe

Anyone who's ever tried a peanut butter and pickle sandwich or a bacon-fried Oreo knows that the best flavor pairings often come as a total surprise. But why stop with a singular taste test when you could make entire breakfasts, lunches and dinners of weird yet delicious flavor mashups?<p>When you …

Coconut

Butter's Famous Marshmallows

Butter's Famous Marshmallows<p>Cuisine: American<p>Author: Cookie Madness<p>Prep time: 20 mins<p>Cook time: 1 min<p>Total time: 21 mins<p>"If there is one item that …

The 'Man Who Flies For Free' says these are the 3 best websites for airline deals

Keyes has become so gifted at landing supercheap tickets and getting the most out of his frequent-flier miles that he has booked an epic world trip that spans 13 countries, 20,000 miles, and 21 flights — all free.<p>He told Business Insider his process was a "labor of love" and that he enjoyed finding …

Flying

21 things everyone should do in Chicago this spring

So brutal that most days you're better off just staying inside.<p>Which is why Chicagoans (and visitors to the city) are more than ready to take advantage of the warmer weather when spring finally rolls around.<p>Our guide will provide you with some ideas for getting outside and enjoying the sun and the …

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Chocolate Brownie Cupcakes With Marshmallow Frosting Recipe

<b>Chocolate Brownie Cupcakes With Marshmallow Frosting</b><p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1/4 tsp baking powder<br>• 1/4 tsp salt<br>• 1 cup granulated …

chocolate peanut butter sprinkle cake

Easy No-Bake Chocolate Matzo Cake

In a double boiler or the microwave, melt the chocolate bars till smooth.<p>Pour sweet wine or grape juice into a shallow baking dish or pan. Soak the …

Calamansi Pound Cake

Preheat oven to 350°F and brush a 12-inch loaf pan with 2 tablespoons olive oil. Set aside.<p>Sift flour, baking powder, and salt into a bowl. Add …

Warm Bacon-Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

The fabulous flavors come from the sprouts being sautéed with bacon, dried cranberries and sliced almonds. Once sautéed, balsamic vinegar is added. They are so dreamy good! <b>Each serving has 128 calories, 4 grams of fat and 3 Weight Watchers POINTS PLUS.</b> Makes a wonderful side dish to chicken, fish, …

Healthy Eating

Bourbon Marshmallows

At 35 weeks pregnant sans any alcohol, I am starting to get a bit restless. Though Garrett has enjoyed having a designated driver for nine months, he too has missed sharing a cocktail with me at the end of the work week. I have never been a big drinker, in fact I have a reputation for being quite …

The Spring Recipes You Need To Cook ASAP

There might still be snow on the ground where you live, but regardless of that fact spring has officially arrived. Whether or not you're seeing the physical signs of fresh buds on the trees, the fact is that winter is OVER. Say it with us now: Hallelujah.<p>With that seasonal transition comes all the …

Seasonal Food

Flourless Chocolate Almond Cookies

I've never really been a fan of the "healthy" oatmeal raisin alternative, or alternatives in general. Call me old-fashioned, but I'm just a straight-up chocolate chip cookie girl who refuses to give up the sweet taste of nostalgia. We can't deny that the chocolate chip cookie lingers on the …

Chocolate dacquoise cake

The demo I was to give was in front of around 50 of the top chefs and pastry chefs in the country so, needless to say, I was a little …

25 Best Snacks For Weight Loss

From the editors of RedbookMag.com, four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their own weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p><b>1) Hard-boiled eggs with sriracha sauce</b> To improve thyroid function—the gland manages growth and metabolism—look no further than a low-calorie, …

#TheLIST: The New Places to Honeymoon in 2015

Our picks for the the hottest untapped romantic getaways.<p>A honeymoon is meant to be anything but typical and, let's face it, a little about bragging rights. Tried-and-true standbys may work for any old holiday, but this special trip should be once in a lifetime. For the newly-engaged couple or …

National Parks

100 Quick Weight-Loss Tips

Small, simple changes can lead to major results.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight is a journey composed of a million healthy choices we make each day. So keep these 100 tips in mind to continue on that healthy path, little by …

Magic Caramel Bars Recipe

<b>Makes 18 bars</b><p>Ingredients<p>Vegetable oil cooking spray<p>1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/3 cup powdered sugar<p>1 tsp. salt<p>10 Tbsp. (1 1/4 sticks) chilled …

The Best Bridal Beauty Finds of the Week: Benefit Roller Lash Mascara, Clarins Instant Light Comfort Oil in Raspberry, Paintbox

<i>The</i> BRIDES <i>beauty team spends their days checking out all of the new hair, skin, and makeup products months before they hit the shelves. (We know, tough job right?) So let's just say: They've seen it all. And now they want you to see it all, too! Each week, they'll be bringing you a few of their</i> …

Best Nude Lipsticks for Brides | Brides

The perfect nude lip color will look subtle, romantic, and classic on your wedding day. But finding a flattering shade can be tough. Choose one that's too light and you'll look washed out; too dark and it'll look like '90s makeup gone wrong. The key to pulling it off (like Gigi Hadid does above) is …

Comedy In Chicago is Stronger Than Ever: Your Guide to What, Where and When in the Second City

<i>Our newest series features the comedy of the cities and communities around the country. Chicago is one of the great comedy cities, so we went to</i> …

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Pink Velvet Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Buttercream Frosting

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bakery Crafts. All opinions are 100% mine.Everything is better in pink, right? At least that’s …