39 Crock-Pot Recipes That’ll Last You All Week

Cooking for one means dinner can easily become yet another turkeysandwich or bowl of cereal. Yawn. Instead of letting the single life rob you of delicious meals, dust off your slow cooker to whip up a batch of chili or curry. If you prep and cook on the weekend, you’ll have phenomenal leftovers that make…

Why Black Women In America Are Being Told To Find Love In Europe

“Swirl.” Illustration by Brittany Holloway-Brown for BuzzFeed At first glance, Black Girl Travel seems to be like any other American international travel club, just one that caters exclusively to black women. But buried toward the bottom of its About Us page is a fuzzy YouTube video that indicates a wider problem. The video is a…

94 Creative Ways to Save Money Today

94 Creative Ways to Save Money Today 06/09/2014 – 7:28pm by Nicole McDermott Whether you want to be a millionaire (so frickin’ bad) or just want to save a few bucks here or there, there are some surprisingly easy ways to tuck away a little cash. Let’s face it: Stressing out over money can be…

26 Quick and Easy Dinners Ready in 15 Minutes or Less

We’ve all been there: You’re home late from work, bordering on hangry—if you don’t have a meal in less than 20 minutes, you might go into Hulk mode. You think your only quick-fix options are delivery (which starts to cut into your budget) or a frozen entrée (which never seems to satisfy). New plan: Head…

Five Benefits of Corporate Worship

Worshiping Jesus together may be the single most important thing we do. It plays an indispensable role in rekindling our spiritual fire, and keeping it burning. Corporate worship brings together God’s word, prayer, and fellowship, and so makes for the greatest means of God’s ongoing grace in the Christian life. But thinking of worship as…

43 Hydrating Recipes for Summer

As the weather gets warmer, it takes a lot more effort to stay hydrated, especially when sweatingoutdoorsor spending a long day at the beach (Rough life, huh?). While there is nouniversal formula for how much water you need to consume, the benefits of getting enough are huge (anddehydration is no joke). But guzzling a ton…

Diversity Is Not Enough: Race, Power, Publishing

“The publishing industry looks a lot like these best-selling teenage dystopias: white and full of people destroying each other to survive.” Julie Dillon / BuzzFeed “Cuando el EZLN logre lo que busca, entonces ya no será necesario el EZLN, por eso decimos que luchamos por desaparecer.” “When the Zapatista Army of National Liberation achieves what…

34 Alternative Noodle Recipes That Pasta Fanatics Will Love

Noodles make whipping up a quick meal easy and tasty—they require virtually no Iron Chef America skills since it’s just boil water, cook pasta, drain, and add sauce. And they can adapt to any cuisine by simply changing the toppings. But sometimes you want to give your body a break from all of that wheat…

52 Healthier Versions of Classic Late-Night Snacks

52 Healthier Versions of Classic Late-Night Snacks 05/16/2014 – 10:20pm by Natalie Felsen We’ve all been there: It’s late, we’re hungry, and the drive-through window is beckoning. But before you grab the keys (or call for delivery) check out this list of less food-coma inducing late-night fare. It may require a little more work than…