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Guinness Gingerbread Cupcakes Recipe

1Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C). Line two 12-cup muffin pans with liners.<p>2In a bowl, whisk together the Guinness, molasses, brown sugar, oil, …

Pumpkin Cake—and Proud of It

<i>Would you like a piece of cake right now? For Goodness Cake is here for you. Every week, we'll be sharing recipes that prove why cake should be its own food group.</i><p><i>Today: A pumpkin cake that isn't ashamed of who it is.</i><p>I am going to admit something that I might not have admitted two years ago …

5 Mistakes Women Make In Bed

1. Not initiating sex with your partner<p>Wanting sex means you’re a bad girl, right? At least that’s what we’re taught to believe. I’d like to …

21 Women Reveal The Craziest Sexual Experience They Had In Europe That They’d Never Have Back Home

<b>1.</b> “When I was in Rome, four unbelievably gorgeous Italian men propositioned me and asked me which one I’d like to sleep with for the night. They all …

Passion Is The Problem, Not The Solution

“You seem to want that <i>vivida vis animi</i> which spurs and excites most young men to please, to shine, to excel. Without the desire and the pains …

For One Week I Decided To Have Sex With My Boyfriend Whenever He Wanted (Here’s What Happened)

It started with porn. We watched porn together sometimes, more his desire than mine, but whatever, it was kind of hot. I mean, porn is weird and …

17 Things People Born In The Late 80s Are Currently Experiencing

1. The troubling realization that you can in fact accomplish anything in life, if only you could figure out exactly what it is that you want to do. …

101 Things I Will Teach My Daughters

1. Chocolate is only a temporary fix.<p>2. A properly-fitting bra is not a luxury. It is a necessity.<p>3. Your happiness is your happiness and yours alone.<p>…

7 Positive Ways to Be More in Touch with Yourself | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

A lot of emphasis is put on the relationships we build with other people, but the only way to do that is to start a good relationship with …

The Four Principles of Happiness | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There comes a time in every person’s life when they have to decide if they are where they want to be or if they want to work towards getting to where …

10 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Life

<i>“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people</i> …

15 Things to Stop Thinking About So You Can Be Happy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Our level of happiness largely depends on the things that are going around in our heads.<p>Unfortunately, a lot of us tend to dwell on the dark side and …

5 Daily Actions You Can Take To Cut Down Stress

“Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.” – Hans Selye<p>Stress can affect us all In a number of ways If we’re …

Feeling Stuck? Make Your Anger Work for You | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Imagine this.<p>You come to the office early to get more work done. You walk toward your desk, and the first person you meet is your boss. He tells you …

Our Most Spectacular Strawberry Recipes

<b>Strawberries are sugar-sweet, affordable, and omnipresent -- even if you can't pick your own, you'll find pints and quarts of them at roadside stands and red seas of them in the produce aisle. Make these delectable berries the star in breakfast dishes, desserts, and even salads.</b><p>Strawberry Basics<p><b>In</b> …

Ian Young's Cream Cheese Frosting

Top Sweet Zucchini Cupcakes with this frosting, submitted by reader Ian Young of Oakland, California.

Warm and Cozy Desserts

As the air outside turns brisk, heat things up inside with sumptuous, soul-soothing treats that go from oven to table without much waiting!

Apple Crumble Pie

Tart apples, sweet raisins, and a crumb topping make for a blue-ribbon dessert. Pack the apples in tightly to minimize gaps between filling and crust once the pie is baked.

32 Truly Frightful, Totally Delicious Halloween Cookie Recipes

Florentines may look as lacy and delicate as a spider’s web, but they're very simple to prepare. The heat of the oven does most of the work, transforming mounds of the dough into thin, crisp, nutty cookies. Just add a fanciful drizzle of chocolate, and they’ll disappear before you can say, "Boo!"

Pumpkin Decorating: Optical Illusions

What's black and white with stripes and dots all over?<p>Start by pouncing circles on one side of the pumpkin, with the largest pouncer in the middle of each ridge. Pounce smaller circles as you go up and down each ridge of the pumpkin.<br>• While the dots are drying, tape the other half of the pumpkin to …

DIY Embellished Tassel Shirts