Yule Log: A traditional French bûche de Noël always looks just the right side of cutely enchanting, and there is nothing hard to like about its tender, melting chocolatiness. But I warm to it most of all for the rich pagan symbolism: it is no less than a cake-emulation of the log that the Norsemen would drag home through the streets to burn in celebration of the winter solstice and to honour the gods and hope, thus, to cajole from them a good year to come.
15 smoothies under 300 calories to help you lose weight
If you're looking for healthy recipes to help you lose weight for summer, this collection of smoothie recipes is for you! Each recipe contains less than 300 calories, and they are the perfect way to kickstart your day or fuel your body after an intense workout.