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16 Sweet Potato Casserole Recipes Your Thanksgiving Spread Needs

Because gooey marshmallows make everything better.<p>1 of 16<p>Ed Anderson<p>Dixie's Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows and Coconut Crumble<p>In two hours, …

My choice to live child-free | Christen Reighter | TEDxMileHighWomen

Nurturing the father-daughter relationship I didn’t have

It was the much-anticipated school play, and there I was in the teeming auditorium, wrangling an enormous camera and a wiggly toddler next to my husband, scanning little faces for my eldest child up on stage. After curtain call, our 7-year-old daughter ran over to us, a radiant smile spread across …

Mary Furniture Vanities

30" Furniture Vanity – Mary Collection<p>Size:<br>• 30” W x 21 ½” D x 33” H<br>Features:<br>• 2 Outer Drawers<br>• 1 Tip Out<p>36" Furniture Vanity – Mary Collection<p>Size:<br>• …

Furniture

Double Chocolate Silk Pie

Special equipment: four 4 1/4-inch aluminum pie pans<p>For the crust: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Pulse the cookies in a food processor until …

31 January Recipes for a Healthy Start to the New Year

January: The notorious month of New Year’s resolution is officially here! Though you can obviously plan healthy meals for every month of the year, we’re betting that eating healthy in January tops your list of priorities. If you’re trying to eat clean this month, it can be hard to know where to …

Healthy Eating

Why class won’t go away

Something has gone wrong in Britain, and the EU referendum result showed us – or at least, those of us who weren’t already aware – what it is. The campaign and its aftermath exposed a society that has split along lines of class, region, age and culture, with fewer binding threads than at any point …

Income Inequality

​defining the f word: why we need to be radical with feminism

Feminist Current’s Meghan Murphy articulates why we need to be absolute in articulating feminism, linguistically, culturally and ideologically.<p>It appears that, at long last, feminism has hit the big time. Mainstream publications can't get enough of the word - even <i>Playboy</i> jumped on the bandwagon, …

The Top 10 Workout Songs for September 2015

<i>Flickr: John Loo</i><p>As summer gives way to fall, let the played out songs in your gym mix give way to some current alternatives. This month's top picks have plenty going for them -- with a variety of genres and tempos represented. Moreover, with just a few new tracks here and there, you can re-energize …

Speed Up Your Orgasm with These 4 Hot Tips

Your next quickie is sure to have a happy ending.<p><i>This article was written by Markham Heid and provided by our partners at</i> Men’s Health<i>.</i><p>Sometimes you want a long, slow sack sesh—and other times, you just want to take the express lane to O-town.<p>We asked Emily Morse, a doctor of human sexuality and …

Gear & Gadgets

Childfree and happy

To an extent there is nothing wrong with this. It is a personal opinion and while I find it offensive personally, I know a lot of women who feel they …

Time I

11 Things You Need to Do to Have a Lasting Relationship

You probably never thought about no. 7, but it's spot on.<p>If you're lucky, you learn a little something every time you leave a relationship. Sure, sometimes that lesson is less "life is beautiful" and more "don't date EDM DJs," but still. A recent AskReddit thread prompted users to answer the most …

Relationships

When My Father Died on Facebook

The post pulled in 362 reactions: 323 likes and 39 hearts.<p>The fifth time I went to watch my father die was the one that finally took.<p>He'd been in and out of hospitals, and hospice, and nursing homes for so many years. He'd clawed his way out of so many comas. We all assumed up until the final …

Social Media

Why Women Are Afraid of Failure

A woman who gets a B in a course is likely to drop it, while men persist.<p><i>Nobody likes to fail. But women take failure particularly hard—studies have shown that women are so averse to failure that they don't apply for jobs unless they feel 100 percent qualified. This hesitancy is understandable:</i> …

Chelsea Handler Delivers A Perfect PSA About Being Childfree

"I don't have to go anywhere today."<p>"Oh, hello. Guess what? I just woke up and it's 1 o'clock in the afternoon."<p>According to Chelsea Handler, that's just one of the perks of not having kids. In a clip from her new Netflix series, "Chelsea," Handler has a lot to say in defense the childfree life.<p>The …

My Eating Disorder Completely Controlled My Sex Life

"I felt I didn’t deserve to eat and I didn’t deserve love."<p>My eating disorder started around age 13. I was just a girl with an average body type, but then someone had told me my "ankles were thick." All I heard was the word "fat." That's when I first started dieting.<p>I got so many compliments about …

Mental Health

7 Signs You're Making Weight Loss Harder Than It Needs to Be

The struggle doesn't have to be so real.<p>RELATED: 8 Things That Happen When You Stop Eating Bread<p>RELATED: 20 Easy Ways to Cut 500 Calories A Day<p>RELATED: The 6 Worst Pieces of Weight-Loss Advice Nutritionists Have Ever Heard

Weight Loss

What Happens to Your Body (and Mind) When You Quit Taking the Pill?

Five women share their personal experiences.<p>The Pill is like the Swiss Army knife of birth control: It does so much more than you'd think. Oral contraceptives prevent unplanned pregnancy, regulate your cycle, tone down menstrual cramps, clear up your skin, and sometimes even make your boobs …

Women's Health

6 Women Share How Having an Abortion Impacted Their Relationships

"He really, truly supported my decision and wasn't going to leave me to recover on my own."<p>There’s a prevalent myth that the majority of people seeking abortions are in their teens or trying to avoid parenthood, but study after study is proving that just isn't the case.<p>According to the Guttmacher …

Feminism

Why You're Bored with Your Relationship and How to Turn Things Around

No cheesy date-night suggestions included.<p>You once sat in a Starbucks for seven hours with this person discussing your hopes, dreams, and <i>GoT</i> fan theories and now you’re…bored? How the eff did this happen? Where did the spark go? And more importantly, will it ever come back?<p>“Oftentimes I hear from …

Relationships

Let's Discuss the Word 'Fat'

"The only thing negative about it is what we pile on the backs of fat people," says author Lindy West.<p>“Women matter,” writes Lindy West in her new book, <i>Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman</i>. “Women are half of us. When you raise every woman to believe that we are insignificant, that we are broken, that …

Feminism

Help These Women Get the Word Out: There's No Shame in Having a Mental Illness

Seven celebrities and mental health advocates share their own personal experiences and POVs.<p>RELATED: Which of These Women Has a Mental Illness?<p>RELATED: My Depression Made Me Realize Just How Strong I Really Am<p>RELATED: My Schizophrenic Hallucinations Started When I Was 3 Years Old<p>RELATED: What to …

Mental Health

9 Women Explain Why They'll Never Marry Again

Been there, done that.<p>For some women, getting married is at the top of their #lifegoals list. But what happens if that marriage crumbles? Here, nine women explain why they've crossed "re-marry" off their to-do list for good.<p>RELATED: You Might Only Be Happy in Your Relationship Because Your Other …

Relationships

Women Inside Abortion Clinics Are Being Served Anti-Choice Ads on Their Phones

As if the protesters outside weren't bad enough...<p>Oh jeez, another day, another story about men trying to tell us what we can and cannot do with our bodies.<p>Boston-based advertising executive John Flynn has come up with technology that sends anti-choice propaganda to a woman’s phone while she’s <i>in an</i> …

Feminism

Who's Happier Post-Divorce: Men or Women?

No regrets.<p>There are few occasions when it’s easier to play the blame game than after a divorce. And according to a recent survey of 2,000 American men and women by online legal service AVVO, 64 percent of women point the finger at their exes, while only 44 percent of men fault their former …

University of Washington

100 Ways to Eat Eggs

Eggs take to just about anything you throw at them—or rather, to anything you thrown them <i>in</i>. From crack and splat to whisk and pour, they're your best friend in the kitchen from high noon to night. There are very few other ingredients that are so versatile, that can be cooked in so many different …

6 Reasons You Feel Awful When You Wake Up—Even if You Got Enough Sleep

It’s about quality, not quantity.<p><i>This article was written by Hallie Levine and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>Hooray! You got a solid eight hours of sleep last night. But then why did you wake up this morning feeling like roadkill? Facing the day refreshed isn't as simple as logging those …

Sleep

Wondering if You Can Wait to Have a Baby? Now There's a Simple Test

This simple blood test may hold answers to the biggest question on many women's minds: Is it too late for me to have a baby?<p>I'm 37, and I have three kids. I want one more, but so far after months of trying, my husband and I haven't been successful in getting pregnant. I'm left wondering if I'm too …

8 Amazing Things That Happen to Your Body When You Quit Eating Processed Food

Sorry, snack aisle, we’re breaking up with you.<p><b>RELATED:</b> What Happens to Your Body When You Have a Headache<p><b>RELATED:</b> Is It Bad for Your Health to Hold in a Fart?<p><b>RELATED:</b> This Workout Will Boost Your Energy Like a Boss<p><b>RELATED:</b> 19 Ways to Finally, Really Keep the Weight Off for Good

Processed Food

This Common Habit Makes You Less Likely to Have a Successful Relationship

Consider this a huge FYI.<p><i>This article was written by YourTango and republished with their permission.</i><p>In today’s tech-savvy world, there are zillion ways to connect: email, phone, text message, FaceTime. If you're looking for a real relationship, then it's time to start communicating in the right …

Relationships