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A Cake to Keep Your Sweet Tooth in Shape

There is banana bread. And there is banana cake. And though the two share many sweet traits in common, they are not at all the same thing.<p>Banana bread, baked in a loaf pan, is necessarily restrained — the kind of thing you feel good about eating for breakfast. Though it might have a thin glaze or …

Cake

Bralettes That Actually Work For Busty Women

Having been blessed with a colossal chest and curves that just won’t quit, I’ve been strapped into an over-the-shoulder-boulder-holder since my 11th …

8 of Our Best New Recipes for Bread Bakers

This is the year I became a bread baker. And while it still feels foreign to say that, it's true. I'm still learning the ropes, but with the help of …

APNewsBreak: US soldier fought to end after ambush in Niger

WASHINGTON (AP) — Army Sgt. La David T. Johnson died in a hail of gunfire, hit as many as 18 times as he took cover in thick brush, fighting to the end after fleeing militants who had just killed three comrades in an October ambush in Niger, The Associated Press has learned.<p>A military investigation …

'Nervous' Prince Harry Interviews Barack Obama for Radio Show

A “nervous” Prince Harry of Wales interviewed former U.S. President Barack Obama for BBC Radio 4 — though listeners won’t get to hear the whole …

NAACP Image Awards Nominees’ Luncheon Emphasizes Importance of Diversity in Key Industry Roles

The 49th NAACP Image Awards Nominee Luncheon launched the celebration of the annual award show’s honored talent at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los …

The Top 7 Tony Award-Winning Shows to Watch Right Now

Few words generate more excitement than “and the winner is," and not just for the winner of whatever award is being presented.<p>The name that follows …

3 of the Best Shopping Tips I Learned While Working in a Grocery Store

I've always loved grocery shopping, so it seemed like an obvious place to get a part-time job while I was finishing up my college degree. Along with …

Make Galette Instead of Pie for a Less Stressful Holiday

Pie is one of those things that some people just have a knack for. I am not so blessed. For those like me, there’s a lot of stress surrounding the …

Baking

15 Easy Side Dishes to Serve with Prime Rib

Let's be honest — you could serve almost anything next to prime rib and your dinner would be incredible, because prime rib is the king of dinner …

The Libyan Slave Trade Has Shocked the World. Here’s What You Should Know

A video of men appearing to be sold at auction in Libya for $400 has shocked the world and focused international attention on the exploitation of …

Africa

10 Affordable Beach Getaways to Cure Your Winter Blues

Book these now.<p>For people who live in areas with an actual winter, there’s no more gratifying time to escape.<p>Unfortunately, warm vacation …

Gingerbread Latte Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream Frosting Recipe

Gingerbread Latte Cake with Vanilla Whipped Cream Frosting Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Cake Layers: Preheat oven to 350°F. Process flour, …

Dessert

This $3 buy will turn your shower into a full-on spa

Showers are like the ugly step sister to baths. They get no love. But like long soaks in the tub, showers should totally be filed under self-care. …

Skin Care