Chickpea Salad

Try substituting your favorite mayo-laden egg or tuna salad with this truly unique Chickpea Salad, a mouthwatering, protein- and fiber-rich substitute that is not only creamy and delicious but also easy to prepare. It holds up in the fridge throughout the week for quick and easy sandwiches and wraps or snacks with your favorite cracker.…

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Simone Manuel Makes History as the First Black Solo Swimmer to Win Gold

Image Source: Getty / Adam Pretty On Aug. 11, Simone Manuel made history as the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal in the individual swimming category. The 20-year-old Houston native tied for first place with Canadian swimmer Penny Oleksiak in the 100-meter freestyle competition. Image Source: Getty / Clive Rose In an…

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Simone Biles Wins Gold, Aly Raisman Silver in All-Around Olympic Gymnastics Finals

Image Source: Getty / Alex Livesey / Stringer Team USA dominated the gymnastics events once again, with Simone Biles taking the gold and Aly Raisman silver in the individual all-around gymnastics finals at the Rio Olympic Games. Simone was the gold-medal favorite going into the event, and taking silver is especially meaningful for Aly, who…

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Chance the Rapper and Nike Team Up to Give You Chills With a Team USA Video

Nike consistently releases inspiring ads featuring our favorite athletes, but this time the company has added another favorite to the mix: Chance the Rapper. In this new video, Nike teamed up with Chance the Rapper and both Team USA basketball teams to create the ultimate fan appreciation for Rio. Chance’s song is original and exclusive…

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Meet the 43-Year-Old Mom Who Just Won 3 Consecutive Gold Medals

When Kristin Armstrong came out of retirement to compete in cycling again, she was repeatedly asked why, given that she is in her 40s. Kristin proved the doubters wrong by winning her third consecutive gold medal in the women’s individual Olympic time trials. This makes Kristin the first female athlete to ever win three gold…

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“That’s Just My Simone” – Biles's Mom Talks About Raising an Olympic Champion

If the incredible performances from Team USA in the past few days haven’t induced enough tears, here’s yet another tearjerker for you, courtesy of Nike. Related Stories: Pint-Sized Powerhouse Simone Biles Is Pegged to Bring Home the Gold In a powerfully narrated video documenting Simone’s childhood until now, Simone’s mother, Nellie, describes what it was…

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