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This Is the Best Way to Cook Corn on the Cob

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

Corn On The Cob

This Woman 'Enrolled' In Student Loan Forgiveness -- And Then Learned This

Mary Carroll has spent her career in public service.<p>Like many public servants, in exchange for her public service for the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, she intended to benefit from public service loan forgiveness for her federal student loans.<p>Carroll, now 39 and living in …

College & University

Top 9 Foods to Relieve Constipation

Nearly everyone becomes constipated from time to time. Changing your diet is one of the easiest ways to prevent and treat this common problem. Eating …

Nutrition

Toffee Pumpkin Spice Bread Recipe

"These started as muffins but I thought they were a tad bland, so I made it into a bread."<p>Ingredients<p>cooking spray<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1 1/2 cups …

Dessert

Grilled Peaches with Cinnamon Sugar Butter Recipes

• prep time10 min<br>• total time 15 min<br>• serves 4<p>Bobby Flay<p>For a unique dessert, try grilling some ripe peaches topped with an easy and delicious sugar butter …

Dessert

How To Cook Juicy Shrimp from Frozen — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

Discovering that I could cook shrimp straight from the freezer has to be one of the happiest accidents to come out of my kitchen this summer. You …

Seafood

'Everything Was a Struggle.' Bethenny Frankel on How She Went From $20,000 in Credit Card Debt to a $100 Million Skinnygirl Deal

She found her financial freedom and so can you.<p>Bethenny Frankel has a beef with Postmates.<p>A recent order placed with the delivery service was simple …

Personal Finance

This $10 Amazon Find Is Causing a Serious Fervor

There’s nothing that gets me genuinely more genuinely excited than finding a unique gem down in the deep corners of Amazon that is on trend, …

Earrings

The 10 best perfumes for men

From timeless classics to classics-in-the-making, our grooming expert Lee Kynaston picks out the 10 best perfumes for men.<p>The one to get fresh with: Dior Eau Sauvage<p>Described by fragrance historian Roja Dove as ‘one of the most important creations of the second half of the last century’ this …

Men's Fashion

20 Single-Serve Microwave Desserts For Lazy Girl Weeknights

As temperatures drop, instead of venturing out post-work, we gear up to buckle down at home. And the only thing left to complete our couch-bound, …

Dessert

The spot where Emmett Till's body was found is marked by this sign. People keep shooting it up.

Emmett Till's black, broken body was plucked from the Tallahatchie River in Mississippi days after his killing in Aug. 1955, a heavy cotton gin fan tied on his neck with barbed wire.<p>It took 19 days for two white men, Roy Bryant and his brother-in-law J.W. Milam, to be acquitted of murder by an …

Black History

Make Doughnut Fries from Canned Biscuits and Let Things Get a Little Weird

What does America love even more than French fries? Doughnuts. But why choose, when you can just have doughnut fries? Inspired by news of a doughnut …

Cream Cheese

These Foreign Horror Films Are Straight-Up Insane — and All Available on Netflix

There's nothing better than a scary movie to get the adrenaline rushing through your system. Whether you're looking to get pumped up ahead of Halloween, or you need a more low-key horror movie that you can actually handle, scary movies are an unmatched experience. Once you've run through all the …

Horror

Mango Smoothie

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — August 3, 2018<p>This ultra creamy <b>mango smoothie</b> is the best summertime smoothie recipe. It’s made with fresh mango and …

Recipes

Basil-Lemon Shrimp Linguine

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>Basil, considered to be a royal herb in ancient Greece, provides color and flavor in this quick, diabetic-friendly …

Food

The Dessert You Never Knew Your Crock-Pot Could Make

During Christmastime, Aunt Cammie always without fail busts out tins upon tins of her famous crockpot candies (chocolate clusters stuffed with nuts). They're served at every family gathering, and we end up taking home at least a dozen. My aunt has tinkered with the recipe through the years and has …

Dessert

How To Make the Best Shrimp Boil in the Slow Cooker — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

I used to associate slow cooker meals with soups and stews and comfort food, best enjoyed during the fall and winter months. But this summer my slow …

Slow Cookers

Style me slimmer: The ultimate guide to button-down dresses to flatter you, whatever your body shape

This week Emily Monckton created the ultimate guide to button-down dresses, selecting cuts and gorgeous accessories to flatter every body shape - …

Clothing

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a <i>must</i>. Here's the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn't enough to …

Breakfast

Reminder: Women Migrants Are Fleeing Countries The U.S. Helped Decimate

The violence driving people to seek shelter in the U.S. has its roots in American foreign policy.<p>Since the day Donald Trump began his run for the presidential office, he has promoted the idea that people who flee to the U.S. are bringing their problems here.<p>But as his administration takes ruthless …

Immigration

Green Bean Salad with Tomatoes, Arugula & Basil Dressing

Fill an 8-quart stockpot three-quarters full of water and bring to a boil over high heat. Put the basil and lemon zest in a metal sieve, immerse it …

Recipes

A Single Grammar Mistake Makes You Instantly Lose All Credibility. Here Are 10 to Avoid

When it comes to landing new business or a job, it's cool to be a grammar nerd.<p>President Trump earlier this week blamed poor grammar for comments that had him siding with Russia over U.S. intelligence agencies. Would. Would not. Big difference. Who knew? Um, everyone.<p>Politics aside, just one little …

Language

Juicy Peach Crisp Recipe

"This recipe takes the simplicity of fresh peaches and turns them into a scrumptious dessert!"<p>Ingredients<p>6 fresh peaches - peeled, pitted, and …

Delicious Shrimp Recipes You Can Make in Under 30 Minutes

1 of 10<p>Chilled Shrimp with Saffron Aïoli<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Mini Shrimp Rolls<p>3 of 10<p>Southern Shrimp Rolls<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Smoked …

The 14 Best Hostess Gifts, According to Professional Party Attenders

The best way to get invited back.<p>So you’ve been invited to a dinner party (or to brunch, or to spend the weekend). Great! Only question is what to …

Super Summery Mojito Rum Fruit Salad

Light and refreshing, this minty, slightly boozy salad is filled with a bounty of vitamin C-packed fruits.<p>If you want to make this faster, use precut …

17 Serena Williams Quotes That Will Inspire You to Remarkable Success

There's never been a tennis player as inspiring as Serena Williams, and it may be a long time before there's another like her.<p>Today, Serena Williams is set to play what may very well be the match of her life when she plays the final at the 2018 Wimbledon Championships. Whatever the outcome of …

Serena Williams

The 3 Products I Use to Prevent Thigh Chafing in Skirts and Shorts

I love fashion in summer. For three months straight, I can throw on a dress without thinking about tights or jackets. But if you’ve got thick thighs, …

17 Cute Cross-body Bags No One Will Believe You Got on Amazon

There’s a reason why cross-body bags have become a must-have for travelers everywhere. Unlike shoulder bags or tote bags, they're not as straining on …

The Grown-Up Way To Drink Tequila

Are you ready to put those tequila-shot nightmares to bed? Yeah, we are too. There are plenty of easy recipes out there that will help you take your …