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If You Are Serious About Achieving Success…Master Your Mindset

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups IfThe post If You Are Serious About Achieving Success…Master Your …

What Are 5 Books That Can Change Your Life?

Little, Brown<p>Bloomsbury Publishing<p>Alfred A. Knopf<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Harper & Brothers<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Jonathan Cape<p>Viking Press, Dell …

She retired at 28 with $2.25 million

<i>Millennials are the first generation to shun traditional retirement and seek financial freedom instead -- when income from savings is enough to cover expenses, and working becomes a choice, often long before the age of 65. Becoming financially independent and retiring early, a process known as</i> …

Washing Machines

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The most delightful way to see Ireland? Old fashioned luxury train

<i>Peter Hughes travels across Ireland in style aboard the Belmond Grand Hiberian, enjoying the ever-changing scenery and unstinting hospitality</i><p>Belmond …

Luxury Lifestyle

How to Pack a Suitcase for a Round-the-World Trip

Globetrotters offer their craftiest packing tricks for that long-haul destination.<p>Whether city touring in Europe or trekking through the jungles of Borneo, around-the-world travel involves careful planning that goes way beyond an average getaway. Given the longer travel times and diversity of …

Transgender son and his mother on the rebirth and grief of his coming out | The Star

In eighth grade I had participated in hyperfeminine presentation, complete with long hair, rings, scarves, and tailored clothing, believing it would …

You Can 100% Still Eat Waffles and Be Healthy—One Diabetic Top Chef Shares How

<b>Next up: seven crazy-good salad recipes you'll actually want to eat.</b>

Medical journal calls for tighter rules on legal pot to protect young

Marijuana legalization will harm the health of youth unless major changes to the proposed law are made to protect their developing brains, a medical …

Do This 1 Thing to Immediately Become Happier, Healthier, and More Successful

Have you ever wanted something so much it hurt? Healthy detachment will take away the pain and get you what you want.<p>Desperately wanting, or needing a specific outcome in any given circumstance--to the point of stressing out about it--is harmful to your health and happiness. Literally. Stress …

Want to cook from scratch quickly and easily? Try the Instant Pot

Contrary to what the very existence of this column might have one believe, I am no fan of appliances. Most are dust collectors while you own them and all are landfill when you finally give up on them. This attitude explains why it took me so long to get around to owning an Instant Pot.<p>My friend …

'A very disheartening day': Most of Canada's regulators abandon plan to put your financial interests first

Most of Canada's financial regulators are walking away from a proposal that would have legally required people giving financial advice to put their …

Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

This map reveals Wi-Fi passwords at airports around the world

Is there anything more annoying than having to pay for Wi-Fi, that basic of human rights?<p>Anil Polat, a travel blogger and computer security engineer, …

I cured my insomnia by training myself to sleep like a baby

Mornings have always been my jam. I’ve never been a night owl, and actually find waking up at the crack of dawn is the only way I can work out and …

All the Things You Shouldn't Do When Making Scones

When scones are at their best, they can be life-changing. Anything that delicate, buttery, and oh-so-flaky can make a transcendent moment out of the …

I've Traveled to 70 Countries Solo—This Is the One Everyone Should Visit

Packing up your possessions, booking a ticket, and venturing to a foreign country on your own is one of the most daunting but liberating things you …

8 easy crockpot recipes that'll help you feel like an adult

We’ll be the first to admit that adulting isn’t easy. We feel like we never have enough time to get everything done, and one thing that has …

Cooking

3 'Preferred' Dividends For Secure 6% Yields

If you could earn 5% to 6% in income every year from a stock you don’t have to watch … you’d hold it today, right?<p>Well, if you don’t already, here’s your wake-up call.<p>Preferred stocks are a rarely talked about type of corporate equity that packs a one-two punch of high yield and low volatility. But …

Gifts for Travelers: 10 Under-$50 Goods for the Globetrotter

Forget the typical holiday gear guides that feature $400 travel espresso makers and Bluetooth-enabled luggage that sings to you. Here are ten …

Shopping

Overnight Cinnamon Rolls I Recipe

"Make the night before, rolls rise in the fridge overnight and bake the next morning. Easy and delicious. Enjoy!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup milk<p>1/3 cup butter<p>1 …

Learn How to Prepare, Cook With, and Clean a Cast Iron Skillet

Cast iron skillets is a fantastic tool for most stove-top cooking. However, like all the best tools, they can require a little extra care to get the …

Cast Iron Skillet

Great little ski resorts: Folgaria, Italy

The combined ski resort of Folgaria, Lavarone and Fiorentini offers good beginner and intermediate skiing in a relaxed small-town atmosphere<p>Only 95km or about 90 minutes from Verona airport, Folgaria is a mid-sized resort in the Trentino region of northern Italy that has a reputation for being in a …

The Secret to Better Broccoli Cheddar Soup: Add the Broccoli In Stages

Some broccoli cheddar soups are just a sad bowl of nacho cheese with a few chunks of broccoli floating in it. For a more flavorful soup, the broccoli …

Cooking

Squeezable Measuring Spoons Make Baking A Cinch

In a lifelong quest for the perfect set of measuring spoons, I’ve been wooed by multi-headed spoons shaped like shurikens, spoons with built-in sliders that could resize their scoop measurement, magnetic spoons that stick together for easy storage, and even the classic metal variety when doing …

Dorm Room Ideas: Secrets to Having the Most Stylish Room on Your Floor

When you're given concrete walls, tile floors, generic furniture, and fluorescent lighting, it can be hard to figure out how to make your room feel …

The best over-ear headphones for every taste and price

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>Over-ear headphones are for those who want to bathe in music.<p>As redundant as it may sound, they're made to be heard. They're …

Headphones

How I built my family's net worth to $1 million

While I still have some debt in the form of a small mortgage, I'm closer than ever to sailing off into that sunset.<p>Today, I'll tell you my story.<p>As far back as I can remember, I was always a hustler and a saver. When I was 7, my parents paid me to do chores around the house.<p>I earned $2/week picking …

43 free online courses you can take this summer to advance your career

How accomplished would you feel if, when September rolls around, you could open up your résumé and add another skill to it? Very, we're guessing.<p>Before you start stressing, know that we're not asking you to sacrifice your summer nights to a droning professor. Instead, we're suggesting devoting a …

When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write

The woman was sitting on a gurney in the emergency room, and I was facing her, typing. I had just written about her abdominal pain when she posed a question I'd never been asked before: "May I take a look at what you're writing?"<p>At the time, I was a fourth-year medical resident in Boston. In our …