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Why a Daily Habit of Reading Books Should be Your Priority, According to Science

Consuming the written word is exceptionally good for people.<p>Twenty six percent of adults in the United States have not read even a portion of a book within the last year. It's an unfortunate reality considering that researchers have found that consuming the written word is exceptionally good for …

The Brain

18 Dystopian Novels That Will Definitely, 100% Blow Your Mind

The future is dark, disturbing, and thrilling to read.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Books

Chocolate French Silk Pie

Creamy, chocolatey, and rich this French silk chocolate pie is so delicious and nice! And as I mentioned many times, I really love a dessert that …

Baking

Oreo Pie Crust - (No-bake Dessert)

This Oreo pie crust is definitely my favorite base of many desserts that require a crust. Is simple and no bake. You will need just 15 minutes to …

Dessert

Moist Hazelnut and Chocolate Cupcakes

This moist hazelnut and chocolate cupcakes are so rich, creamy, chocolatey and very delicious! If you are a hazelnut and chocolate fan, then you got …

Dessert

Chocolate Lover Dream Pound Cake Recipe

This chocolate lover dream pound cake with creamy chocolate ganache is the best pound cake that I ever tried! Rich, chocolatey, well moist chocolate …

Dessert

2 Ingredient Chocolate Cake

<i>This easy 2 Ingredient Chocolate Cake is a foolproof dessert. With a 3 Ingredient Chocolate Frosting, it couldn’t be any easier! A secret ingredient</i> …

How Forgiving Yourself and Others Changes Your Brain

<b>“Be quick to forgive, because we’re all walking wounded.” ~Anonymous</b><p>People often behave in ways that we find irritating, annoying, or worse. This can …

Self-help

How to Marinate Chicken Right, Plus Amazing Marinade Recipes

When you marinate chicken, the meat is your blank canvas; the marinade, your palette with which you paint on the deliciousness. And there are so many …

9 Ways To Get Over Your Relationship Insecurities

Feeling insecure is bound to be a part of any new relationship: Insecurities about whether or not someone will like you, whether they'll appreciate …

4 Breakfast Foods You Can Eat Non-Stop Without Gaining Weight, According To Experts

In order to lose weight you need to take in fewer calories then you burn off during exercise. Even people who never count calories are often aware of …

Nutrition

The 50 Best Cookie Recipes in the World

The Best CookieWhat makes one specific recipe “the best cookie”? It is based on a couple key factors.<b>Popularity & Consistency:</b> Year after year …

Dessert

27 'healthy' habits that are actually making you gain weight

There was a period of time when people thought smoking tobacco was healthy. Experts also downplayed just how detrimental sugar is to your health, and let's not forget about the low-fat craze of the '80s and early '90s. All of this is to say: Certain once-believed "healthy" habits turned out to be …

Nutrition

Welcome Spring With These Spectacular Seasonal Recipes

These bright springtime recipes celebrate the season in style.<p>In the South, the siren call of spring can be heard radiating from the lush fields of …

Fudgy Dark Chocolate Cake ( 1 Bowl Recipe)

This fudgy dark chocolate cake is the best fudge cake recipe ever! So decadent, so fudgy and fluffy – the ideal one-bowl dessert! It is so easy and …

Why it's time to spring-clean your friends

The Spring Equinox is upon us, signifying longer days, hope in the air… and a fresh start, as many of us clean out our homes. Yet what about if the route to happiness is not decluttering closets but a vigorous clearing out of the toxic people in our lives instead?<p>It makes sense. According to …

Can a Simple Test Match You With Your Perfect Dog?

“Luke likes long walks—really long walks.”<p>Chaz is a free spirit. Iris is a good girl looking for love. Dylan is a foodie who isn’t sure how he feels about kids. Luke likes long walks—really long walks. All of them are ready for a long-term relationship. In fact, they’d like to move in right away. …

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

6 recipes to drink when you’re breaking out, according to skin gurus

When your skin’s breaking out, you reach for the salicylic acid and detoxifying masks—but don’t forget to pile up on the leafy greens, too, in terms …

A Double-Chocolate Cake That's Also Light As Air

Chiffon cake was invented in 1927 by Henry Baker, a Hollywood insurance salesman who catered cakes for private parties on the side. His innovative recipe—using vegetable oil rather than butter or shortening—produced a tall, airy cake that was richer and less sweet than angel food and moister than …

Dessert

Smith Island Cake (Original Recipe with Simple Ingredients)

The Smith Island Cake is one of the best desserts! So simple and easy to prepare and very delicious! Rich and chocolatey, this cake requires some …

Recipe: Whoopie Pies | Blog | THIRTEEN - New York Public Media

Whoopie Pies, brought to you by Cook’s Country, airing Sundays on THIRTEEN. Watch how it’s done on the episode “When Only Chocolate Will Do” (check …

Venezuelan Chocolate Pancakes (5-Minute Recipe)

These Venezuelan chocolate pancakes are so cute and delicious! Quick and easy to prepare and really chocolatey! So, if you are a chocolate lover this …

9 Low-Carb Recipes People Are Loving on Pinterest

They’re incredibly easy to make, too.<p>If you've bid farewell to bread and pasta because of health concerns, you're not alone. Whether you're dealing …

The Most Popular Recipes on Pinterest That People Actually Use

Pinterest isn’t just for pretty pictures. As many a home cook knows, the platform has a vast collection of delicious-looking recipes too tempting <i>not</i> …

Oreoquake Fudgy Brownies

Are you ready for this delicious Oreoquake fudge brownies? You will experience the best chocolate earthquake with a special taste of Oreo cookies. …

Magical Molten Chocolate Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The recipe starts out like all good magic tricks do, very simply. A silky chocolate cake batter is poured into a pan, then a concoction of brown sugar and cocoa powder. What comes out of the oven looks like a perfectly baked chocolate cake, but there’s a hot, bubbly, molten layer of …

Dessert

Italian Cupcakes with Nutella Buttercream

Easy Italian cupcakes with Nutella buttercream are very popular in Italy right now and are a part of the Italian modern cuisine. I ate them twice …

A Trainer Shares 3 Kettlebell Exercises That'll Give You a Toned Booty

The kettlebell can seem like a weird contraption, especially if you've never used it before. But before you just glance over it the next time you're at the gym, consider giving it a try. Kettlebells are great for building up grip and core strength, and you can achieve more movement with them than …

Science Says Kids Who Read 'Harry Potter' Are Just Better Human Beings In General

A new paper in the Journal of Applied Psychology "claims reading the 'Harry Potter' series significantly improved young peoples' perception of …