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These Disturbing Fast Food Truths Will Make You Reconsider Your Lunch

McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, Taco Bell -- which one are you craving today? It's pretty likely that you have a favorite fast food chain and that you love many of the tasty options offered at these restaurants. It's hard to miss them. As of 2012, there were 263,944 fast food restaurants in …

Simple Springtime Dishes

Anne Heche to explore relationships in new NBC sitcom

<i>Hung</i> co-creator Colette Burson is re-teaming with Anne Heche (who had a supporting role on that show) on a new comedy for NBC that the two are …

Maple Cinnamon Butter

Somehow October came and went and now people are already in the midst of planning Thanksgiving menus! We even had snow on the ground this morning, …

Small Batch Stovetop Apple Butter and Apple Butter Milkshakes

Small Batch Stovetop Apple Butter (and, um, a milkshake.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 25, 2013 71<p>Because I cannot let anything in this world just BE.<p>The …

Sweet Onion Dip Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Appetizers & Snacks > Dips and Spreads > Sweet Onion and Parmesan Dip<p>Sweet Onion and Parmesan Dip<p>October 28, 2013 // 40</i> …

Homemade Mallo Cups Recipe

Easy Homemade Mallo Cups.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> October 28, 2013 132<p>This is so appropriate.<p>You know, this time of year when there are approximately 740 …

Everyday Pad Thai | Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Serves 4 <br>Total time: 30 minutes || Active time: 30 minutes<p><i>Photo by Vanessa Rees</i><p>Here it is: the quintessential sweet and sour Thai noodle. Also, the …

Want to try high-intensity interval training? Consider these four things

Back in 2005, when Dr. Martin Gibala and his colleagues at McMaster University first suggested that as little as six minutes a week of ultra-intense exercise could produce many of the same changes as prolonged, moderate cardio workouts, observers were skeptical. How could the fitness benefits of an …

Homemade Coconut Oil Hair Mask

If you’re spending your days in the sun and chlorine your hair might need a little love, and this DIY coconut mask by Annapolis & Company would be just the trick.

How-To: Bedtime Story Shadow Puppets

Make nightly story time even more fun with this bedtime story shadow puppets tutorial with free printable template from Handmade Charlotte!<p>Ready to get started? Head over to Handmade Charlotte to see how it’s done.

How-To: Tinker Bell Pixie Dust Pumpkin Carving

Instructables member Luis Linares shared this magical-looking Tinker Bell Pixie Dust Pumpkin Carving tutorial, which involves the use of a hot knife, artificial saw, and hand drill. The project includes the silhouette template for Tink.

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Pumpkin Nutella Brownies

Rather than struggle against the vortex of pumpkin-flavored-everything that our universe gets sucked into every year at this time, why not reward yourself for bravely accepting it with these Pumpkin Nutella Brownies from Brown Sugar.<p>[via Foodbeast]


How to Get Fit WITHOUT the Gym

You already have the only fitness tool you really need<p>Maybe your membership got too expensive or you’re too busy to go more than once a week. Whatever the reason for breaking up with your gym, we have good news: You don’t need a fancy health center—or even equipment—to burn fat and sculpt muscle. …

7 Squat Variations You NEED to Try

Your go-to butt exercise could use an upgrade<p>Squats are like the LBD of your workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your body look pretty amazing. But just like your wardrobe, your fitness routine could use some variety. For an upgrade with major results, try these 7 squat variations from …

7 Tips for Super-Soft Lips—Even in Cold Weather

Cold-proof your pout with these expert tricks<p>Love crisp fall weather but hate how it dries out your lips? Don’t worry, we’ve got the fix. We consulted <i>Women’s Health</i> beauty editor Jill Percia for her best tricks to keep your pout super kissable all winter long:<p>Make a simple lip scrub<p>Use a pinch of …

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Turtle Cheesecake Recipe

5<p>5 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>30 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>70 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>1 hour 40 minutes<p>A cheesecake fashioned after turtle candies; …

How to go Get the Best Shots of your Kids

Once you've begun to incorporate the “Get on their level” angle into your routine, here are 4 \ ideas to break the cycle of the adult eye level shots.

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Guest Post: Maple Peanut Butter Poutine | Crumb: A Food Blog

Hey kiddies. I’m baaaaaaaack.<p>I’m still working on getting back into the swing of things, but in the meantime, you can find me over on the Peanut …

Cashew Ambrosia Salad

Best Fall Recipes

Home > Recipes by Season > Fall > 203 Favorite Fall Recipes<p>203 Favorite Fall Recipes<p>September 2, 2013 // 24 <i>Comments »</i><p>Happy Labor Day to all of you …

Incredibly Expressive Owl Photography

Is that little owl yawning or singing? Belgian-based photographer Yves Adams has the answer as he's the one behind the adorable shot. “Little owls are CUTE!,” he states. “They make you laugh with whatever they do! But when they start to yawn, my heart melts! This picture has been taken in Spain, …

How Stalactites and Stalagmites Form

Share<p>Stalactite. Stalagmite. Both are pointy formations found in limestone caves: One points up, the other points down. But which is which? One way …

The 40 S'mores Recipes You Need Right Now

Let's be honest, most of us only really like camp-side fires because of the s'mores. The roasted and toasted marshmallows and melted chocolate are reason enough to go through the trouble of hunting for twigs. But for some people, like us city-dwellers, camp-side fires aren't really an option. …

How-To: Chalkboard Cloud Mobile

Chalkboard decor takes an unexpected—and pretty darn adorable—twist with this chalkboard cloud mobile tutorial from Handmade Charlotte!


How-To: Fold-Out Laundry Room Drying Rack

Living in NYC where space is definitely at a premium, I can’t resist a good space-saving home solution. That’s why I’m such a fan of this awesome fold-out laundry room drying rack tutorial from Centsational Girl.<p>Pretty brilliant, right? Head over to Centsational Girl to see how to make your own!

How-To: Green Isaac’s Special

If you’re looking for a refreshing tropical cocktail that’s not too sweet, then you might consider trying this Hemingway-approved Green Isaac’s Special. Named after the Isaac Islands in the Bahamas, Hemingway describes the drink in the novel <i>Islands in the Stream</i>.<p>Where Thomas Hudson lay on the …