Sarah Liu

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Welcome to College. Your Parents Are in the Tents Next Door.

TIANJIN, China — When Yang Zheyu arrived at Tianjin University this fall for the start of his first year, he had all the essentials. Winter coat. Dictionary. Four pairs of shoes. Toothpaste.<p>And a few hundred yards from his dormitory, in a cobalt-blue tent set up on the floor of a gymnasium, he had …

China

Robert Redford Reveals He Never Should Have Said He Is Retiring: 'That Was a Mistake'

Robert Redford regrets saying he is retiring from Hollywood.<p>“I think it was a mistake to say that I was retiring because you never know,” the iconic …

Golden Globes

Apple Desserts

Photo: José Picayo<p>Apple Pies, Apple Crisps, and More<p>Once the weather starts to cool down, you can’t go wrong with apple desserts. Apples get tender …

Recipes

This 10-Minute Creamy Garlic Shrimp Is a Dinner Winner — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Naan Recipes

Poppy Seed Naan<p>This poppy seed naan puffs perfectly on the stovetop in a cast-iron skillet.<p>GO TO RECIPE<p>Homemade Naan<p>Naan is traditionally cooked in a …

Cast Iron Skillet

Finally, a cure for insomnia?

We live in a golden age of sleeplessness. The buzz of the all-night streetlamps, the natter of 24-hour news anchors, the scrolling Niagaras of social media feeds have built a world that is hostile to sleep. Night is no longer clearly delineated from day. The bedroom is no longer a refuge from the …

Blueberry Bread Pudding With Lemon Hard Sauce

Pre-made Sara Lee pound cakes are the perfect base for a creamy, decadent bread pudding. Once thawed, we cube and toast the all butter pound cakes in …

Recipes

We’re Dating, K-Pop Stars Declare. You’re Fired, Their Label Says.

SEOUL, South Korea — Two of South Korea’s pop idols, HyunA and E’Dawn, have learned of the painful cost of falling in love and declaring their relationship in public: On Thursday, they were fired by their management company.<p>The two performers’ falling out with their Seoul-based label, Cube …

Hyuna

35 Gorgeous Pieces Of Furniture You Can Get At Walmart

Turns out Walmart decided to be beautiful and I'm not mad.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b><p>23 Things …

Living Rooms

These 7 Simple Lightroom Tips Will Help Transform Your Photos (VIDEO)

We’ve said it before, we’ll say it again: Lightroom is such a deep image editing and organizing program, most photographers only scrape the surface …

Tutorials

This Pesto Pasta Recipe Changed the Way I Think About Pesto

It's all I want to eat this September. This absurdly easy pesto pasta recipe takes about 5 minutes to make, and doesn't require $50 worth of basil.

Recipes

The Best Types Of Onions To Cook With (And The Ones That Taste Great Raw)

Onions are an essential, flavour-building ingredient in many dishes. They can add sweetness, bite, texture and aroma. With dozens of different onion …

Onions

Happy Children Do Chores

Children should do chores. That’s a controversial premise, though not everyone will admit it. A few parents will declare outright that their children are “too busy for chores” or that “their job is school.” Many more of us assign chores, or say we believe in them, but the chores just don’t get done.<p>…

Los Angeles

The 3 Best Eyeliners For Beginners

When it comes to eyeliner, nobody starts off an expert. Perfecting a cat eye, a tightline, or even just a normal line takes hours upon hours of …

Burying ‘One Child’ Limits, China Pushes Women to Have More Babies

BEIJING — For decades, China harshly restricted the number of babies that women could have. Now it is encouraging them to have more. It is not going well.<p>Almost three years after easing its “one child” policy and allowing couples to have two children, the government has begun to acknowledge that …

China

Mango Sticky Rice with Coconut-Lime Sauce

Mango sticky rice is a sweet, creamy, and tangy dessert that's popular street fare in Thailand. Luckily, you won’t have to cross the Pacific to enjoy …

His Dating Profile Listed Reasons Not to Date Him. She Was Intrigued.

Joseph Schneier posted his profile on OkCupid in 2016, but admits that he wasn’t really looking for love back then. “I wasn’t sure of my gender. I was very androgynous,” said Mr. Schneier, a 40-year-old technology entrepreneur who also wasn’t sure he wanted to start dating again. “I put up the most …

A Laundry Symbol Guide Because We’re All Honestly Confused

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

This Kat Von D Beauty Lash Liner Review Explains Why The Waterline Is Lit

In middle school, I loved lining my waterline (i.e. the inner eye area) with a charcoal colored pencil. My 12-year-old self couldn't go anywhere …

Looking Through the Eyes of China’s Surveillance State

ZHENGZHOU, China — They perch on poles and glare from streetlamps. Some hang barely visible in the ceiling of the subway, and others seem to stretch out on braced necks and peer into your eyes.<p>Surveillance cameras are everywhere in China.<p>I pass more than 200 on my 30-minute commute in Shanghai. …

News

I Didn’t Want Co-Sleeping to End

Have you gotten used to sleeping alone?”<p>After my divorce in 2014, my married friends had a lot of questions. That one surprised me at first, but then it made sense. What could be more jarring, even scary, than an empty space where your spouse used to be? Than a bed that seems twice as large because …

Victoria's Secret May Be Dying—But for Plus-Size Women It Never Really Lived

As a teenager, my friends and I visited Victoria’s Secret quite often, carrying fistfuls of wadded up cash that we’d earned babysitting the Friday …

How Jimmy Lau, Restaurateur and Chef, Spends His Sundays

For Jimmy Lau, 45, the co-executive chef and co-owner of Shuko, an omakase-only Japanese restaurant in the East Village, Sunday is the start of the weekend. “I work hard from Tuesday through Saturday,” he said, “and don’t really start relaxing until Sunday rolls around.” Born in Fujian, China, Mr. …

The Best Nude Lipstick for Every Bride's Skin Tone

When it comes to finding the perfect wedding lipstick, one shade does not fit all brides—but a gorgeous neutral is always a good idea. The perfect balance of rose and peach tones creates a universally flattering nude that accentuates your pout, but finding the best hue to complement your skin tone …

Naan bread recipe

For the dough, sift the flour, sugar, salt and baking powder into a bowl. In another bowl, mix together the milk and oil.<p>Make a well in the centre of the flour mixture and pour in the liquid mixture. Slowly mix together the dough by working from the centre and incorporating the flour from the edges …

Recipes

A psychologist explains how to overcome social anxiety

Get out of your own head.<p>No one likes to be told to “be yourself,” but it’s actually good advice. If you’re someone who often avoids speaking in public or is generally terrified of socially awkward situations, it’s especially good advice.<p>Fifteen millionAmericans suffer from a diagnosable form of …

Boston University

What My 6-Year-Old Son and I Endured in Family Detention

<i>The author wrote on the condition of anonymity because of the gang-related threats she and her family face in the United States and in El Salvador.</i><p>I came to this country from El Salvador in 2014 seeking safety for myself and my son. Instead, I found myself locked in a family immigration detention …

Spicy Miso Ginger Pork Skewers

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>I love the standard miso marinade but I wanted to make it a little spicier and more interesting, so I added garlic, ginger and some spice. I've used it on pork, fish, and chicken. It's a great variation on a classic. The dipping sauce adds an extra punch of spice.<p><b>Serves: 4 to 6</b><b><br>Prep</b> …

Recipes

25 Of The Best Add-On Items You Can Get On Amazon

Inexpensive little extras that might actually be better than the rest of your order.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time</i> …

Cabbage Roll Soup

I’ve been wanting to try Russian/Ukranian cabbage rolls for a long time, basically since I got a Pinterest account because I always see them on there …

Cooking