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Healthy Ways To Get Over A Breakup, If You Usually Resort To Pints Of Ice Cream

Face it: Breakups suck. Whether you're the one doing the breaking up or the one being broken up with, we can all agree breakups are not fun for anyone involved. And burying your emotions under countless desserts and distracting yourself from reality …
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The Free Food On 'The Bachelor' Will Make You Want To Sign Up For Next Season

We already know the contestants on "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" don't eat on camera. The noise from the chewing is too loud, so a dramatic or romantic conversation is held over a decadent meal that never gets touched. So, if the contestants …
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These Are The Drinks Every Disney Princess Would Probably Order At The Bar

Have you wondered what your favorite Disney princess drank on her 21st birthday? I have. I personally love to picture Cinderella pounding shots at the bar harder than her evil stepsister trying to fit her foot into her shoe. While we've grown up watc…
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25 Last-Minute Edible Gifts For The People You Forgot On Your Christmas List

When the holiday season comes, the question of gift budgeting always follows. As a semi-broke college student, I find myself turning to homemade edible gifts every year. It's cheaper and less stressful than buying Christmas gifts for all of my friend…
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12 Days Of Cookie Recipes To Get You Excited For Christmas

The "12 Days of Christmas" is a popular Christmas song we've all heard ever since we were little. As I got older, however, I decided to put my own spin on the classic tune. When I realized there were so many people who I wanted to give gifts to each …
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6 Actors Who Got Wasted While Filming Some Of Their Biggest Movies

For most people, having a drink after a long day at work is a normal thing to do. But getting turnt on the job? Not so normal. Then again, most people don't work on a movie set putting in incredibly long hours and encountering stressful and uncomfort…
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What Each 'Harry Potter' Character Would Be As A Starbucks Drink

Sure, the story of Harry Potter and his gang may have ended five (yes, FIVE) years ago, but that won't stop us from finding every way to keep the magic alive. We're getting some new storylines and characters with "Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find T…
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Emma Watson Refuses To Wear A Corset in 'Beauty And The Beast' And We Love It

You may have heard that "Beauty and the Beast" (yes, the Disney princess movie from your childhood) is heading back to the box office in a live-action version starring Emma Watson as Belle. On March 17, 2017, movie-goers will be enchanted by a reimag…
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10 Bougie Cooking Terms You Need To Know To Impress All Your Friends

We can't all be Julia Child, but we can at least understand her recipes with these definitions. I recently read "What's a Cook to Do?" by James Peterson, and it was an awesome guide to cooking techniques. I don't think you need to know all 484 terms,…
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9 Iconic Food Moments From Everyone's Favorite Christmas Movies

Everybody knows that with the holiday season comes the best food, and holiday movies love to reflect that food. As someone who binge-watches holiday movies, I can tell you I've been made hungry more than once while watching Buddy the Elf's famous con…
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7 Protein-Packed Meals That Will Help You Power Through Your Workout

While some tout the apparent benefits of working out on an empty stomach, it's more commonly believed that your body needs a source of fuel to power through an intense workout. But, it's perhaps not the brightest idea to stuff a large order of McDona…
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15 Recipes You Should Try If You Can't Let Go Of Rice Krispies Treats

As a kid, I ate a variety of foods and treats that I eventually grew out of. Rice Krispies treats, however, are a childhood favorite that I just haven't been able to let go of. It can get a little repetitive eating the same old treat, so it's best to…
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15 Bougie Food Names You've Been Pronouncing Wrong

We've all experienced it: We look at a menu and see long, complicated food names and decide to point to it or skip ordering it altogether, rather than fumble through pronouncing it to the waiter. As a foodie who has Googled how to pronounce “poké” an…
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15 Delicious Recipes to Make If You Are Obsessed With Peanut Butter

If you are anything like me, peanut butter is not just a food: it's an obsession. You eat peanut butter at any time of the day and you have never met a peanut brand you don't like. Are you sick of apples and peanut butter? Then you have come to the r…
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Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth With An Ice Cream Dessert In Every State

For every reader with a sweet tooth — AKA basically everyone — this list is for you. If you're like me, you can't decide which you love more: an ice cream cone or a dessert dish. But what happens when you put the two together? BAM. HEAVEN. These are …
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20 Of The Unhealthiest Fast Food Items You Can Possibly Eat

Fast food may be convenient for your time, but not for your health. These restaurants combine highly-processed foods with a ton of calories, fat, sodium, carbs and sugar to make an inexpensive meal. While they may be good in the moment, these foods e…
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Believe It Or Not, These 37 Celebrities Never Drink Alcohol

When most people think about the lives of celebrities, champagne-soaked parties usually come to mind. What with all of the parties, after-parties and hotel lobbies, it's not crazy to think that all celebrities get their drank on most days of the week…
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21 Super Quick Dinners To Make This Summer Before A Night Out

Summer should be spent relaxing by the pool and hanging out with your best friends. Even though you can hang out with your friends in your kitchen, you also need time to go outside during the summer. Try these quick recipes that will prevent you from…
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19 Delicious Avocado Recipes That Are Almost Too Good To Be Healthy

Sure, you're definitely not going to be looking for fruits and vegetables when you're craving comfort food. But avocado is filled with healthy fats that keep you satisfied longer and beat your cravings. In addition, they're extremely tasty, unlike mo…
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Here's Why You Should Try A Soup Cleanse Before A Juice Cleanse

After doing 2 Juice Cleanses in 2 Weeks, I figured I had seen it all in the world of cleanses, but boy, was I wrong. Enter Soupure, the most delicious and satisfying soup cleanse known to man (or woman in my case). They “believe in feeding the body, …
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