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These Stuffed Brownie Truffles Are Literally Dreamy

And there's 4 different ways you can stuff them!<p>View this post on Facebook

Dessert

Greek Meatballs with Cucumber-Yogurt Sauce and Rice Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat broiler with oven rack 6 inches from heat. Place ground chuck, feta cheese, oregano, parsley, crushed red pepper, egg, 1 …

Country Lifestyle

This man makes amazing surreal animations from famous artwork

Famous pieces of artwork are fun to look at, but it turns out they're even more fun to animate.<p>Kajetan Obarski (a.k.a. Kiszkiloszki) is an …

San Francisco's most expensive house: This $40 million modern masterpiece

San Francisco just reached a pinnacle in over-the-top real estate lavishness.<p>A massive, newly built, Pacific Heights mansion hit the market this week. It became the most expensive house on the market in the city right now, with a price of $40 million.<p>Perched high above the bay, 2712 Broadway is a …

15 Tortellini Recipes That Will Reaffirm Your Love for Pasta

Pasta is a staple for a reason. Whether you’re making romantic pasta recipes for your significant other, enjoying a bowl of gluten-free goodness all to yourself, or making some in the slow cooker for the fam, there’s so much to love in every <i>al dente</i> bite. But if you’re looking for something easy, …

A New Drug May Be Able to Completely Reverse Diabetes

Defining Diabetes<p>In the global community, the number of people with diabetes has been on the rise since 1980, with 422 million people diagnosed by …

Diabetes

5 European Cities to Add to Your Bucket List

<i>Places like London, Paris, and Rome are European staples, yet they aren’t the main spots worth going by over the lake. Europe has a lot of enchanted</i> …

19 Cauliflower Recipes to Hack Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Cauliflower is *definitely* making a comeback as your go-to powerhouse veggie. Remember when Cauliflower rice recipes were all the rage? Before that, everyone went <i>crazy</i> for the ever-popular cauliflower pizza. Now that everyone knows the veggie is the chameleon of the vegetable world, healthy …

18 choices millionaires make that the rest of us don't

Getting rich isn't reserved for a lucky, select few.<p>"Like most things in life, becoming good at attracting money is no different than becoming good at anything else, be it being a sub-par golfer, losing weight, or mastering a second language," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, author of …

Antique Photos Were Used to Make This Realistic Footage That Looks 85 Years Old

Instead of rebuilding cities like New York, Boston, Detroit, and Washington, D.C. like a CG dinosaur, Alexey Zakharov used a technique where he …

Startup Lessons From a First-Time Entrepreneur Who Raised $25 Million

Entrepreneurs have a tendency to paint past failures as necessary steps toward their inevitable success. In many a Silicon Valley narrative, each …

12 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became an App Programmer

Most of the time, you'll be the only woman in the room.<p><b>1. You don't need a degree in computer science, but you do need to know how to code.</b> I do have a computer science degree, but I've met plenty of successful people in the industry who don't. Learning to code is the most important thing. There …

12 Things Healthy Morning People Do Every Day

They move, they hydrate, they conquer.<p>As someone who breaks a sweat before work nearly every single day, I'm often asked, "How do you do it?"<p>"The key to making it work is to have a strategy, ritual, and reward system," says Adam Rosante, a CosmoBody trainer who wakes up to work out at 6 a.m. He's …

RANKED: The 19 cheapest holiday destinations on earth

To find the cheapest places to go to, Hoppa calculated the average cost per person for a day trip in each destination, crunching the numbers for six typical travel expenses, including a 3km taxi journey, a night's stay at a hotel per person, and a meal.<p>The average amount a traveler would spend on a …

30 reasons why the British secretly love Germany

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are enjoying the wonders of Germany this week, with visits to Berlin's Brandenburg Gate, the picturesque town of Heidelberg, and hard-partying Hamburg on the royal itinerary.<p>They certainly won't be short of company; Germany is an increasingly appealing proposition …

4 Websites to Help Quit Your Job and Start a Business

Are you feeling trapped by a hum-drum job that leaves you unsatisfied and short of cash at the end of each month? Do you love solving problems, being …

How to explore the world's greatest archipelagos

Readers share their tips on exploring the world's archipelagos.<p>This week's winning entry<p><b>Escape from modern living</b><p>Inspired by your article in Discover, we explored Palawan and the surrounding islands on the only sailing paraw [outrigger] in the Philippines. This is as remote as travel gets. …

Northern Lights

The Most Beautiful 101 DIY Pallet Projects To Take On - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

Wooden pallets are the topic of today’s chosen article, here to make a stand for their raw beauty and incredible versatility around the household. …

Wall Art

How To Achieve Dividend Investing Success In Four Steps (Example Included)

With the Fed in its seventh year of keeping yields low and bond prices no longer going up, investors have gravitated to dividend-focused stock investing. Many stocks have higher-than-bond yields, plus they offer the possibility of both dividend and price growth. The problem is many investors and …

Investing

The Creamiest Cacio e Pepe Ever, Approved by Mario Batali

What do you say when former Iron Chef Mario Batali says he's a fan of your food blog? How about when he casually invites you to breakfast? If you're …

10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

To find out where the rich travel when they go to the European nation, RoutePerfect.com has shared data for the most popular Italian destinations booked by wealthy travellers on a luxury budget, who spend an average of £13,900 ($20,000) on their overall trip.<p>The ranking is based on over 150,000 …

11 Spicy Dishes to Heat Up Your Weekend

Don't reach for your standard, go-to recipes this weekend. Instead, spice things up by trying something new in the kitchen. Even better, try a recipe …

Artist Creates Doodles on Mirrors to Turn Bathroom Selfies into Imaginative Adventures

We first discovered Helene Meldahl back in 2014, when her doodle-embellished selfies were just beginning to attract attention–and with good reason. This Norwegian artist, who goes by the Instagram handle @mirrorsme, creates fanciful personal portraits using nothing more than her iPhone, a mirror, …

Costumes

US by rail: Take the slow train down the West Coast

The usual way to do the US West Coast is to drive Route 101 – which is fine, if a bit obvious, perhaps a touch unadventurous. There is another way which is neither obvious nor bland, but a great adventure. And – as Billy Connolly reveals in his current television series – it is brilliant. It is the …

Trains

Upgrade Your Grilling Game with These 8 Amazing Homemade BBQ Sauces

With grilling season in full force, I thought it was time to expand a bit from my well-used staple tomato/vinegar/brown-sugar BBQ sauce. <br>With a list …

Cooking

This Quaint Austrian Town Gives Us Serious Wanderlust

Hallstatt the country's oldest — and prettiest — village.<p>Take out your passports — if you haven't ventured over to the Continent recently, you'll want to visit the most picturesque town in Europe. The village of Hallstatt, nestled between between towering mountains and a peaceful lake, is Austria's …

A Travel Guide to the 10 Happiest Countries in the World

New Zealand

Best Beaches in Italy

How can you improve on an Italian getaway? Make it an Italian beach getaway. Here are the country's best spots for sun, sand, and scenery.<p>There’s …

8 Ways to Make a Small Room Look Bigger

The experts behind the trusted home website Apartment Therapy share smart ways to maximize the space you have in their book Apartment Therapy: …