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9 Powerful Life Lessons From Studying With A Monk - The Open Mind

by Robert Piper,<p>When I was 18 years old, I suffered from anxiety and stomach problems. A compassionate physician and practicing Buddhist referred me …

Leading People When They Know More than You Do

If you’re a manager in a knowledge-driven industry, chances are you’re an expert in the area you manage. Try to imagine a leader without this expertise doing your job. You’ll probably conclude it couldn’t be done. But as your career advances, at some point you will be promoted into a job which …

5 Best Meditation Apps to Find Your Inner Calmness

There are numerous health benefits to mindfulness and meditation. Here's how you can achieve zen in less than 10 minutes.<p>The glowing trend of achieving mindfulness through technology and mobile apps couldn't have come at a better time. With National Relaxation Day coming this weekend (Saturday, …

How to step up your home security

We all want to protect our home and family. But what are the best ways to go about it?<p>Here are some smart accessories, apps and tips to help you protect what’s important to you<p>Canary All-in-One Home Security<p>The sleek, tiny cylinder is a plug-in-ready smart device that lets you monitor everything …

Home Automation

How to Make Ice Cream Without a Machine (Hooray!)

Nope, you don't need fancy equipment to chill out. Here's how to make ice cream without a machine.<p>Nothing beats a bowl of sweet, smooth ice cream—well, except maybe a cone of it. When we can't make it to one of our favorite ice cream parlors, we're big fans of homemade ice cream. While you will …

June 2015

AR mobile game turns your home into a survival horror nightmare

If you're scared of being home alone at night, this won't be the game for you. Night Terrors is a survival horror that plays out in the real world.<p>The mobile game, currently seeking funding on Indiegogo, uses your phone's camera and newly developed augmented reality features to turn your home into …

Thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion kills MRSA superbug

<b>London (CNN) —</b> It might sound like a <i>really</i> old wives' tale, but a thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion for eye infections may hold the key to wiping out the modern-day superbug MRSA, according to new research.<p>The 10th-century "eyesalve" remedy was discovered at the British Library in a …

Super Bug

U.S. News Ranks The Best And Worst Diets Of 2015

U.S. News evaluated and ranked 35 diets with input from a panel of health experts. To be top-rated, a diet had to be relatively easy to follow, nutritious, safe and effective for weight loss and preventing diabetes and heart disease. The government-endorsed Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension …

Painful Virus Sweeps Central America, Gains A Toehold In U.S.

Most of us will remember 2014 as the year Ebola came to the U.S. But another virus made its debut in the Western Hemisphere. And unlike Ebola, it's not leaving anytime soon.<p>The virus is called chikungunya: You pronounce it a bit like "chicken-goon-ya."<p>Although the illness is rarely fatal, it's by …

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Whipped Goat Cheese

6 Servings<p>This dish has become a signature of Domenica chef Alon Shaya. Precooking the cauliflower in seasoned poaching liquid infuses it with flavor; roasting makes it crisp.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Roasted Cauliflower<p>2 1/2 cups dry white wine<p>1/3 cup olive oil<p>1/4 cup kosher salt<p>3 tablespoons fresh …

5 smartphone innovations coming in 2015

Think that brand-new smartphone in your pocket is pretty cool? In just a few short months it’ll be officially obsolete. In early 2015, the first …

How to Get the Most Bang for Your Charitable Giving Buck

It doesn't take Bill Gates's money to make a meaningful impact with your charitable giving. Here's how.<p><i>Katherina Rosqueta, 47, is executive director</i> …

6 Things You Can Do At Night to De-Bloat And Promote Weight Loss

Make those after-work hours work harder for you.<p>Of course nights are great for going on dates, binge-watching Netflix, doing work, chatting on the phone—you name it. But you know what <i>else</i> they're great for? Setting yourself up for bigger and better weight-loss results. Just follow these tips to get …

25 Cringeworthy Sex Moves That Girls Wish Guys Would Stop Doing

By Crissy Milazzo,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1qLPQfT<p>The advent of super available online pornography had a hand in making a lot of strange sex …

Wild Yeast and Ginger Starter for Homemade Sodas

Traditional fermented sodas need a starter -- beneficial bacteria and wild yeasts that help to convert sugars into acids and, more importantly, …

How Do You Break the Fast on Yom Kippur?

<i>Today is Yom Kippur: How are you breaking the fast?</i><p>Today is Yom Kippur, which, for many, means spending the day fasting and reflecting before breaking fast over a meal with family and friends Saturday night at sundown.<p>Sarah is spending Yom Kippur away from her family and is searching for …

Drunken Pumpkin Gingerbread Snack Cake

<i>Drunken Pumpkin Gingerbread Snack Cake</i><p>Mike and I sometimes play a game where we list all the places we’d love to live. We both gravitate towards big …

Blue Cheese-Stuffed Buffalo Chicken Meatloaf "Cupcakes" Recipe

Individual serving-sized chicken meatloaves baked in a cupcake pan house a secret melted blue cheese center. Celery and homemade wing sauce complete the mashup between two comfort classics. Our recipe uses a touch of gelatin to help keep the meatloaf tender and moist.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Bloomed …

Healthy Pumpkin Muffins Recipe

Notes<p><i>Recipe adapted from my honey-sweetened pumpkin bread.</i><p><b>*Oil options:</b> I love coconut oil here. I used unrefined coconut oil and can hardly taste it …

How to Make Classic Southern Hushpuppies at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home</i><p><i>Today: Hannah Messinger from Nothing But Delicious makes an old-school Southern dish with a cute name (and she has a cute story about it, …

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Cakelettes with Coconut Whipped Cream

I hadn't planned on blogging this recipe, but it's just so darn good that I decided to go ahead and share. Last week I was asked to create a smash …

Pumpkin Polvorones - Turntable Kitchen

It’s been outrageously hot in San Francisco. And when I say ‘outrageously hot’ I mean pleasantly warm for people who live in all other parts of the …

Baked Chocolate Donuts with Pumpkin-Bourbon Glaze

Baked Chocolate Donuts with Pumpkin-Bourbon Glaze<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Cook time<p>15 mins<p>Total time<p>30 mins<p>These deeply chocolatey cake donuts are frosted …

Green Gold

Our favorite Lebanese olive oils<p>Lebanon, home to some of the world's oldest olive trees, has been producing olive oil since the Bronze Age, or 3500 …

Five Mistakes You're Making with Your Chili

It doesn't matter what kind of chili you like—avoid these five mistakes, and you'll make the best batch you've ever made.<p>There are handfuls of ways to make chili: some people like it with ground beef and beans, some like it Texas-style with big chunks of meat, and plenty go vegetarian. Whatever …

The Lost Art of Making Popcorn From Scratch

I never quite took to the whole microwave popcorn thing. Sure, it's easy, but making popcorn from scratch is easy, too--and it tastes so freaking delicious! Even better with real butter! Hmmm, it's better with butter...isn't that some sort of ad slogan? If it isn't yet, it should be. Butter is key. …

CNN Announces New Original Series Set to Launch in 2015

October 23rd, 2014<p><i>High Profits</i> Will Follow Two of America’s Marijuana Moguls as they Seek to Build a Franchise Empire<p>Continuing to build upon its successful original programming line-up, CNN today announced a new Original Series set to launch in 2015. <i>High Profits</i> joins <i>Anthony Bourdain Parts</i> …

Impress Your Guests with this Slow-Roasted Pork

This slow-roasted pork shoulder is succulent, tender, and delicious—totally worth spending a few hours on<p>What better way to wind down the week than with this mouthwatering pork recipe? Slow-roasted and succulent, tender but easy to slice, impressive for a dinner party but equally great as a family …