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17 Jokes You'll Only Get If You Know Greek Mythology

"Greek mythology in five words: Unfortunately, Zeus was feeling horny."

Dungeons and Dragons

The 3 most effective ab workouts, according to experts

Six-pack abs are impressive to look at, and often conjure up images of hours spent in the gym — however, obtaining a strong core is surprisingly easy, if you know how.<p>Visible abs are actually made in the kitchen — a diet leading to a low body fat percentage is the most important things — but there …

Workouts

Stretching Plays a Surprisingly Important Role in Weight Loss And Exercise. Here's How

It's not just a cool down.<p>There seems to be a lot of confusion regarding the value – or lack thereof – of muscle stretching to accelerate recovery …

Exercise

The Best Way To Make Pound Cake

Many Southerners are certain they know the “right” way to make a pound cake, so we decided to test and compare four very different recipes for this …

Dessert

The Weight-Loss Struggle Is Real and Illustrated Perfectly in These Memes

You're trying to lose weight. Well . . . yeah . . . trying. It's hard to fully commit to the process because food is life and the gym just isn't your jam. If this sounds familiar, then you'll likely relate to these funny memes. Feel free to pass us the snacks while you scroll through! Because, same …

Weight Loss

7 Best Chicken Marinades

<i>With these 7 best chicken marinades, you’ll have all sorts of flavor and variety to spice up that boring chicken dinner! Get tips for how to marinate</i> …

Sharpen and care for your kitchen knives

If you bought a nice knife for your kitchen, congrats! You took the first step toward making cooking easier and more enjoyable. But, don't stop there -- a good knife deserves careful maintenance, like sharpening and honing.<p>After a few weeks of use, new knives will become dull, forcing you to apply …

Knives

Easy Shrimp Scampi Recipe and Grits - Grandbaby Cakes

Add ¼ cup Land O Lakes® Butter with Canola Oil to a large skillet over medium high heat.<p>Once butter with canola oil melts, add shrimp. Sprinkle with …

Seafood

Balsamic Tomato Baked Chicken with Mozzarella Recipe

<i>The easiest garlic butter tomato baked chicken with mozzarella. It’s a one pan recipe that comes complete with roasted sweet balsamic tomatoes,</i> …

7 Freezer Essentials for the Solo Cook

A smartly stocked freezer is a true asset for a solo cook. It ensures easy, fast meals for one are always within arm's reach, no matter the day or …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe: Moroccan-Spiced Chickpea Bowls — Recipes from The Kitchn

These saucy, spiced chickpea bowls are all the proof you need that comfort food can also be healthy. Chickpeas are braised in a tomato sauce spiced …

North Africa

How The Brain Helps You Sing Or Say What You Mean

Read these sentences aloud:<p><i>I</i> never said she stole my money.<p>I <i>never</i> said she stole my money.<p>I never <i>said</i> she stole my money.<p>Emphasizing any one of the words over the others makes the string of words mean something completely different. "Pitch change" — the vocal quality we use to emphasize words — is …

Neuroscience

This artist's hilariously accurate dog breed descriptions will make your day

Whether or not you're a dog lover, you've probably noticed that each breed has its own personality and quirks.<p>Through her playful illustrations, Grace Gogarty, who goes by the name Little Tunny on Instagram and Tumblr, explores the distinct characters that comprise the canine kingdom — from …

Pets

21 Stores Every Curvy Girl Will Fall in Love With — but Didn't Know Existed Before

I have been a curvy girl all my life, but I didn't fully grow into my figure until I was in high school. I have a big bust and an even bigger booty. I'm Dominican, so it's basically in my DNA! That's why shopping for clothes has always been a struggle — the options for curvy women just aren't the …

Clothing

The Freezer Aisle Is the Secret to the Easiest Stir-Fries

By nature, stir-fries are quick-cooking meals that can be a breeze to pull together on weeknights. Fire up your wok, and watch dinner come together …

Food & Dining

10 Recipes Readers Love

This weekend, make Melissa Clark’s classic shrimp scampi (above), Sam Sifton’s fish tacos or any of the top dishes of the week. Click the “10 Most Popular Recipes” collection below for more recipes.<p><b>Recipe: Classic Shrimp Scampi</b><p><i>Scampi are tiny, lobster-like crustaceans with pale pink shells (also</i> …

Recipes

Slammin' Salmon Recipe

"An amazing culinary delight. Hands down the greatest grilled salmon ever. Easy and delicious."<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup balsamic vinegar<p>1/4 cup lemon …

Seafood

7 Foam Rolling Exercises Your Body Is Begging You To Do

That lower-back move 🙏.<p>Raise your hand if you have a foam roller gathering dust under your bed or in your closet. Well, what’s it doing there?! Your muscles called, and they're begging you to use it.<p>This is a tool you should be incorporating into nearly every workout, says Sarah Kostyukovsky, a …

1,000 Daily Ab Reps and These Diet Habits Have Shapprell Looking Beyond Fit at 46

Google the phrase "aging in reverse," and you'll likely see a picture of Shapprell Dallas smiling back at you. A 46-year-old mom and fitness …

chicken gyro salad

<i>Prepare the chicken:</i> Combine all ingredients in a large freezer bag. Rub all around, coating chicken as evenly as possible. Let marinate for 20 …

Recipes

Why are memes of black people reacting so popular online?

Amid the fanfare surrounding the release of Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s surprise joint album and their video for APES**T, one group were paying particularly close attention: the professional gif creators employed by companies such as GIPHY, Tenor and Imgur. Because, as Beyoncé’s “Beychella” performance …

Women of Color

The Best Recipes from California

We found the best recipes from California—all shared by local home cooks. These dishes showcase fresh ingredients from across the Golden State, like …

20 Weirdly Brilliant Life Hacks You Had No Idea About

Are these hacks weird? Yep. Are they kind of brilliant, too? Heck yeah!<p>I wish I’d known trick #3 back in college. It would have saved me a lot of …

Chicken Dinners: Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki Sauce and Greek Salad

Souvlaki is an awesome Greek dish that comes from the Greek word <i>souvla</i>, meaning "skewer." It's made up of succulent char-grilled skewers of fish or meat such as lamb, beef, or chicken and is served with a garlicky yogurt tzatziki sauce, pitas, and a tomato and onion garnish. Greece is still on my …

10 Unpleasantly Plausible Books About Dystopian America

The president of the United States has yet to prove that he understands the difference between fiction and reality—but in our current moment, who can …

Easy Chocolate Bundt Cake Glaze Recipe

"Simple to make with only three ingredients with a variety of uses. Great to use over Bundt cake because it sets up nicely. The extra sauce may be …

Nachos for One? The Microwave Is Your Best Friend

More<p>Nacho Generator<p>Build the ultimate custom recipe.<p>I've had a bit of a nacho obsession recently. Okay, a huge nacho obsession.<p>The little Mexican restaurant around the corner from my home makes a mean plate of nachos. They spread thick-cut, freshly fried corn chips in a single layer on a wide …

15+ Anti-Aging Foods and Collagen-Friendly Recipes to Support the 40s and Beyond Body

Photos by Ayla Sadler<p>You’ve probably seen a lot of advertising for collagen peptides or bone broth collagen scattered throughout your social feeds. …

20 Clever Life Hacks You Wish You’d Thought Of

Everyone knows life can get pretty crazy sometimes, so I’ve compiled a list of 25 life hacks that you can use to make your life just a smidgen easier …

Best Carrot Cake Recipe

Servings : 12 Ingredients: 1 (8 ounce) can crushed […]