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50 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

Dig in.<p>When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat …

Pumpkin Pie Crumb Bars

Ingredients<p>1 1/4 cups (176g) all-purpose flour<br>• 1 1/4 cups (116g) quick oats (old fashioned works too)<br>• 1/2 tsp salt<br>• 1/2 tsp baking soda<br>• 1/2 cup (105g) …

17 Bizarre Sex Facts You Probably Didn't Know

<i>The following is an excerpt from "1,227 Quite Interesting Facts" [W.W. Norton, $15.95], a collection of difficult to believe yet entirely true miscellanea, assembled by the creators of British quiz show, "QI."</i><p>1. One in ten European babies is conceived in an IKEA bed.<p>2. Alfred Kinsey, author of …

Basil Chicken Coconut Curry Recipe

One of the things I love about curries is that they are so varied and adaptable—from soupy to thick and creamy, from mild to fiery, in colors yellow, …

Food

It's Never Too Late to Be Who You Might Have Been (Hope for Codependents)

We all come into this imperfect world, in imperfect families, as imperfect versions of ourselves. Not one of us is without a story or two about family dysfunction, economic hardships, medical limitations, self-esteem challenges and more. Through conscious choices, personal commitment and hard work, …

Wise Words From 'Calvin And Hobbes' (PHOTOS)

<i>The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you find your way back to balance.</i><p>GPS Guides are our way of showing you what has relieved others' stress in the hopes that you will be able to identify …

Morning Snack: Gluten-Free Cookie-Dough Energy Bars

I think I'm one of those lucky few who are somehow immune to any allergies or gluten intolerance, but I know from my friends and family who are gluten-free how much of a lifestyle change it requires when it comes to eating and preparing meals. So, I was intrigued when Pillsbury announced that it's …

Sarah's Craft Corner

How To Make Pesto, Using That Terrifying Basil Plant On Your Sill

Hey, remember back in the spring, when your significant other or roommate or own tragic propensity for impulsive decision-making came with you to the …

20-Minute Meals

Okay, can anybody really make dinner in 20 minutes? Yes, and a tasty dinner at that. We've got a lineup of healthy and delicious meals you can make and eat in less time than it takes to order at a sit-down restaurant. Save a little dough, unwind from your day, and whip up one of these feasts …

Looking for a Light (but Satisfying!) Summer Recipe? Try This Zucchini Salad

I've simplified this pasta salad for your lighter summer appetites. It's tossed with good-for-you veggies like summer corn and zucchini—perfect for lunch or a simple dinner.<p><b>Summer Zucchini Salad</b><p><i>Serves 4</i><b>Ingredients:</b><p>12 oz. gluten-free pasta<p>*2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil<p>1 package (10 oz.) frozen …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

InterAct

How to Make Healthy Flavored Water at Home

Sometimes plain old water just doesn’t cut it. The thirst-quenching solution? Fruit-infused H2O! Infused waters are easy to make, nutritious, and …

Spices

DIY Leather Wrap Knotted Beaded Bracelet Tutorial from Lebenslustiger here

<b>DIY Leather Wrap Knotted Beaded Bracelet Tutorial from Lebenslustiger here.</b> This bracelet tutorial is really clever because the middle beaded strand is static and you knot around the beads. For over 85 pages of bracelet DIYs go here: <b>truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/bracelet</b>

Baked Avocado-Egg Bowl

Less than 30 minutes<p>2<p>7 Ingredients<p>1 avocado, halved and pitted<br>• 2 eggs<br>• Salt<br>• Pepper<br>• 2 ounces feta cheese<br>• Red pepper flakes<br>• 1 tablespoon chopped …

Lupron Put My Body Into a State of Menopause

I limp. I had to call a venue before arriving to see if they have stairs because I have difficulty walking. My bones are not what they used to be. My body was put into a state of menopause after receiving the injection of prescription drug Lupron, which "treats advanced prostate cancer in men, …