Meal Prep Week-Long Power Bowls

You’ve probably seen the meal prep trend online where dozens and dozens of meals are prepped in containers for the entire week? Holy moly. I can say that will probably never be me. I once tried an over-ambitious meal prep and not only did I end up with way too much food, but it took up most of my day. On the flip side, I’ve realized that my veggie intake…

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35 mobile photography tips for taking better smartphone shots

Originally published: Feb. 12, 2015; updated / re-published May 7, 2019 Main photo credit: Sigrid Buene At 500px, we firmly believe that your tools are just that—tools. Whether you shoot with a Canon 5DS R or an old iPhone 5s, a great photographer can make beautiful photos using any device capable of capturing images. Now, let’s get practical. Want to take better photos with your smartphone? Great! We asked four…

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Perfect Apple Crisp

This Perfect Apple Crisp recipe is one of those essential fall recipes you’ll use again and again! Perfectly spiced apples topped with a delicious crumble topping… add vanilla ice cream and you have the PERFECT fall dessert! This recipe is quite easy to make…peeling and chopping the apples is really about the only work involved! And one of my favorite things about baking this perfect Apple Crisp is the amazing…

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Protein Pancakes (gluten-free, whole grain options)

These protein pancakes get a nutritional boost from cottage cheese and Greek yogurt! The recipe makes enough for just two people but you can easily double or even quadruple the recipe. Can be made gluten-free or whole grain. Protein pancakes don’t sound exactly appetizing but seriously… these are so good and you don’t need to be put off by the protein in the title! There’s lots of cottage cheese in…

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While the World Welcomes Meghan’s Royal Baby: Here Are 6 More Royal Black Women Around the World

It’s a boy! Meghan Markle has delivered a baby boy, according to several news reports. Markle, whose official title is Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex since her marriage to Prince Harry, has been a daily topic in media and among royal family watchers. According to CNN “the baby will be seventh in line to the British throne behind Prince Charles, Prince William, and his three children and Prince Harry.” Markle…

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13 of the Best Facebook Ad Examples That Actually Work (And Why)

On average, Facebook is home to 1.45 billion daily active users — from CEOs, to students, to companies. And while the community is clearly there, connecting with them from a marketing standpoint isn’t always easy. For brands, posting on Facebook alone isn’t enough anymore — especially for ones just starting out. Sure, you can throw money at your efforts to drive people to your Facebook Page and send them to…

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Conquer The Frontier Like An American Pioneer

Learn more about the American pioneer’s skills that can help with survival! RELATED: 8 Steps To Survive Anything In this article: Who Were the Pioneers? Gardening Seed Saving Fire Building Fire Techniques Home Remedies Metal Working Building A Shelter Sewing Hunting Foraging American Pioneer | 10 Must-Have Skills Who Were the Pioneers? There is something remarkable about the American Pioneer. These are the folks who settled and developed new territories,…

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Sweet Potato Pasta with Vegan Walnut Cream Sauce

As we wait patiently (or not so patiently) for spring, I’m sharing what feels like a bit of a last-hurrah for winter recipes. This pasta with walnut cream sauce came out of one of my instagram recipes. People liked it so much, I felt like it deserved a place on the site. It’s rich sauce is vegan, but I think that makes the creaminess even more amazing. Walnut Cream, the…

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11 Graduation Party Ideas To Celebrate The Big Day

Flip through our list of 11 Best Graduation Party Ideas to help you honor the grad in your life. RELATED: 11 Personalized Adult Party Favor Ideas | DIY Party Favors! In this article: Graduation Party Ideas To Celebrate The Big DayGraduation Party InvitationsDecorate Your Entrance with BalloonsAdd a Wooden Sign Graduation PartySet up a Buffet TablePrintable Graduation Banner & Cupcake ToppersPhoto Display IdeaGraduation Party Sweet TreatsSet Up a Fruity Drink…

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Best chocolate cake recipes

We have the best chocolate cake recipes for you to bake at home. Whether you’re after a moist chocolate sponge cake recipe or a rich chocolate fudge cake, we’ve got both classic cakes and show-stopping bakes to make for special occasions (take a look at our favourite chocolate birthday cake ideas). First up, how do you make the best chocolate cake? How do you make a chocolate sponge cake? It’s easy…

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