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You're One Ingredient Away from Game-Changing Mac & Cheese

Bring the water and salt to a boil in a large pot over medium-high heat. Add the pasta and cook according to package directions, stirring …

100 Memes Guaranteed To Make All Siblings Laugh Harder Than They Should

"I BARELY TOUCHED YOU!" – Every sibling ever.

17 Korean-Inspired Recipes to Try at Home

Korean food is having a major moment—you can’t open a menu without spotting something topped with kimchi (aka fermented pickled cabbage) and …

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

Cooking

7 Best Foodie Spots for Your Next Europe Trip

Food travel is fun, exotic, and delicious. However, trying to plan a food travel experience can be daunting and confusing. From deciding which dishes …

45 Stories of Sex and Consent on Campus

We asked college students how they navigate the gray zone of sexual consent, where communication is rarely as simple as “yes” or “no.” Here are their stories.

College & University

Nigerian Lawmaker Offers Kanye a Trip to Africa to Help Him Gather His Senses on Slavery

Kanye West’s antics have made it all the way to the motherland and back, and suffice it to say, no one – on either hemisphere — is pleased.<p>An …

How do you change your mindset to be more positive?

<b>Excellent question!</b><p>There are so many reasons for not having a positive mindset. We fail at something, we don’t achieve what we set out to do, we …

Comic Michelle Wolf Responds To Backlash: 'I'm Glad I Stuck To My Guns'

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>This interview contains language that some readers may find offensive.</i><p>A few minutes into her performance at the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday night, comic Michelle Wolf joked that the event organizers should have done more research before booking her. By the end of …

Mitch McConnell

The 50 absolute best bars in NYC

1<p>Photograph: Filip Wolak<p>Bars, Cocktail bars<p>The Dead Rabbiticon-chevron-right<p>At this time-capsule FiDi nook, you can drink like a boss—Boss Tweed, …

East Village

These Are the 25 Best Bedroom Decor Tips For An Impeccably-Styled Room

How many can you check off the list?<p>Whether your style skews boho or modern, we have designer tips and tricks to quickly elevate your bedroom without tearing down walls or racking up a high bill. These pieces and ideas cover everything you need to create your most comfortable, luxurious and …

Interior Design

Loneliness isn't inevitable – a guide to making new friends as an adult

Striking up friendships can be tricky – and studies show millions of us are lonely. Here, four people who forged new connections explain how they did it. Plus: psychologist Linda Blair gives her tips<p>When you are a child in the playground it is pretty simple, but “Do you want to be my friend?” isn’t …

Loneliness

Bad habits you must immediately break to improve your life in the next 100 days

Habits define us. And nothing sabotages your creativity and productive life quite like bad habits. In the words of <b>Samuel Johnson</b> “The chains of habit …

Class up your weekend with a French 75 cocktail

Among the pre-prohibition classic cocktails, the French 75 might just be the classiest – and most refreshing. The old fashioned is the king of the …

These Are Today's Top Interior Design Trends, According To Pinterest

Get ready to go bold.<p>It's hard to imagine how we mapped out our dream homes before Pinterest (example #1: Diane Keaton's design memoir, <i>The House That Pinterest Built</i>), and decor and craft lovers aren't showing any sign of slowing down or pinning less.<p>To help you nail the design trends ruling 2018, …

6 Recipes That Prove You Should Be Eating Eggs for Dinner

1<p>Poached Eggs With Chile Butter and Yogurt<p>This recipe is guaranteed to hit the spot, thanks to a satisfying combination of warm pita bread, garlicky …

7 Best Free Cooking Apps Every Foodie Should Try

Handpick offers a daily feed of dishes from bloggers and food sites from all over the web. One of the coolest features of the app is its pairing of ingredients—you can pick your favorite ingredient, like chicken, and the app will tell you what items complement it well. Pick a few more and up pops a …

Cooking

Ida B. Wells and the Lynching of Black Women

“A Woman Lynched” read a headline in The New York Times on Aug. 20, 1886. A mob had taken “Eliza Woods, colored” from a jail in Jackson, Tenn., and hanged her for supposedly poisoning her employer.<p>The journalist Ida B. Wells protested the lynching in an editorial for The Gate City Press, a black …

Black History

Spiced Shrimp with Avocado Oil Recipe

Step 2<p>Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add 1 teaspoon oil and half of shrimp; sauté 4 minutes or until done. Remove from pan. …

Eurail Tickets and Passes Versus Country-by-Country Train Tickets

Weighing Eurail versus Local Train Tickets<p>Many visitors to Europe choose trains as the most convenient, most scenic, and least stressful way to see …

Trains

Know before you go: Your guide to the wines of central Italy

Friend of Trek Travel and sommelier extraordinaire, James Juedes, guides us through the tradition and history of the famous wine regions of central …

These Are Some of the Least Visited Countries in the World

If you want to go off the beaten path, we suggest heading to one of these.<p>When most people plan a vacation, they go with the classic countries, like …

It's Official: This is the Most Instagrammable Hotel in the World

A recent poll by Luxury Travel Advisor found that the Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas is the “Most Instagrammable Hotel” in the world.<p>Located in the …

7 French Cities You Should Visit Besides Paris

Been to Paris? 7 Other French Cities You Should Visit<p>Paris is by far France’s most famous city. About 32.3 million people travel to Paris every year, …

Why Your First Safari Should Be in Botswana

Especially if it's your only safari.<p>I had not heard the call. No one near me had—not the South African behind me, nor the Swedish woman to his left. Not even the Vancouverites, who'd finally silenced the shutters on the shiny new Canons they'd traveled 9,875 miles to test out in Botswana, and who …

The Complete Guide to Safari

Whether it's your first or fifth African safari, or you'd rather take a trip closer to home, make this your go-to guide for all your safari questions.<p>Deep in the bush, as the sun just peeks over the horizon, a guide might suddenly cut the jeep’s engine and motion you to stay quiet, as the sound of …

5 Safari-to-Beach Trips to Book

The only thing more important than the safari is where you'll unwind when it's over.<p>Getting to Africa can be a couple of long-haul flights away, which means once there, you're probably not going to want to rush back onto the plane after safari, which you'll generally only go on for a few days—max. …

Korean Fried Chicken—But Even More Addictive

In the past decade, recipes for Korean fried chicken have become a fixture on American menus. Nearly every Korean chef, from David Chang to Judy Joo, has his or her own fantastic version. Seattle chef Rachel Yang serves hers with a spicy peanut brittle; mŏkbar’s Esther Choi has a special-ordered …

The best jazz clubs in NYC

Music<p>Birdland<p>The flagship venue for midtown’s jazz resurgence, Birdland takes its place among the neon lights of Times Square seriously. That means …

East Village

This Slow Cooker Garlic Mushrooms Recipe Is an Easy Win

I am a strong believer in the power of mushrooms. It's one of those things, I think, that goes with just about any meal. Making chicken tonight? …