Patty Adams

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Chef John's Sweet Potato Muffins Recipe

"Instead of sweet potato pie (which I'm not that fond of), I made sweet potato muffins and I was thrilled with the results. Muffin or cupcake? …

Apple Strudel

What even is a strudel?! We'll tell you because we're obsessed: A layered pastry with a gooey filling. This apple one — mixed with cinnamon, lemon …

7 High-Protein Coffee Shakes That Will Make Any Morning Better

You’re running late and know that breakfast will take too long to put together. So you just grab a cup of coffee and hit the road. Sure, you’ll get …

Breakfast

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

Self-improvement

The 7 Mental Practices Of Star Performers

I was lucky enough to speak on a panel recently alongside mental conditioning coach Trevor Moawald where the topic was about how entrepreneurs and startup founders can build an “elite” mindset. Whatever their definition of “elite” is, my take is this: being “elite” in anything isn’t just reserved …

Startups

40 Essential Instant Pot Links

Because I've been experimenting with the Instant Pot quite a bit lately, I've been getting a lot of questions. Many times my answer is a link. A link …

Account Suspended

How To Beat Self-Doubt And Stop Selling Yourself Short

Van Gogh is reported to have said this: “If you hear a voice within you say ‘You cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.”<p>Thank goodness he did.<p>Chances are you sometimes get into psychic wrestling match with a little voice in your head that chips away at your …

Self-confidence

How to Make a Great First Impression: 9 Powerful Tips

Authentic, genuine... and easy for anyone to do. Even introverts like me.<p>Want to make the people you meet instantly feel more comfortable? Want to make the people you meet instantly feel immediately valued and respected? In short, want to make a great first impression?<p>The key, according to Amy …

Want to Build Your Ideal Future in 2018? Read These Books

Whether you are currently living your life on purpose, know what you want in life or you are still discovering your life’s work, this list will help …

Changing one simple habit can improve your entire life

Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time.<p>He has won 28 medals in multiple swim categories and still holds several world records even though he has retired. His 80-inch wingspan and flexible ankles make him naturally predisposed to swimming—perhaps even more so than walking on …

Keystone Pipeline

Frosting Recipes

Frost your way to better baked goods with these foolproof recipes for buttercream, icing and whipped cream frostings.<p>Vanilla American Buttercream<p>This …

The Tools 7 Top Pastry Chefs Can't Live Without

From serrated paring knives to tabletop mixers, find out which baking tools the pros rely on.<p>Must-Have Tools<p>For a novice baker, browsing the aisles …

Beautiful Cinque Terre from Above

DJI Fun<p>It’s always a pain to carry around a quadcopter with you, but worth it when you have the right conditions. I did this with the Phantom 4, but …

Here’s what your identity sells for on the dark web

How much is your personal data worth to you? A <i>lot.</i> (Thanks, Equifax.) And how much is it worth to an identity thief?<p>You may be surprised, or …

Ways to Use Pre-Shredded Brussels Sprouts

Shaved Brussels sprouts (with the prepared produce) is fall's answer to coleslaw mix. Use it to speed up slaws, salads, and sautés.<p>1 of 5<p>Caesar …

How to Improve Your Self-Esteem & Self-Image...The Postage Stamp Method

Consider the postage stamp. The postage stamp knows its worth. It knows that is one-of-a-kind. When it is placed on your mail piece, it knows that it see you very soon. This is the legacy of the postage stamp. Its great grandmothers and grandfathers have all reached their goals. That sense of …

Self-esteem

Number One Habit You Need To Develop To Become A Great Leader

It's not just about being authentic, showing integrity and humility.<p>If you want to be a great leader then you need to have great leadership qualities such as authenticity, integrity, humility, etc., and you need to deliver.<p>At the end of the day, great leadership is all about getting results.<p>That …

The 1 Word to Delete from Your Vocabulary if You Want to Succeed

Most of the time you're not even aware you're saying it. But using it often will ruin your reputation.<p>There's one word that, if used in the wrong context, can hold you back and rub people off the wrong way. Yet, it dominates our vernacular. It's a word that makes people's eyes roll. It gets us to …

3 Stupid Retirement Moves

Avoid these mistakes. Your retirement depends on it.<p>Retirement is a milestone that countless workers look forward to. But if you're not careful, the …

Travel Photography Tips | 4 Powerful Accessories To Keep Your Gear Up and Running

Leaving the house or studio with the collective mass that we call our gear can be a difficult task sometimes, especially leaving for a longer …

Gear & Gadgets

This Cilantro Lime Chicken & Veggie Rice Meal Prep Will Keep You On Track All Week

#LunchGoals<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Preferred cooking oil, to taste<p>1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast, cubed<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p>1 lime, juiced<p>⅓ cup cilantro, minced<p>Preferred cooking oil, to taste<p>1 red bell pepper, diced<p>½ red onion, diced<p>2 cloves garlic, minced<p>1 bag riced …

Hints From Heloise: ‘Angel Biscuits’ are a heavenly treat

<i>Dear Heloise: You had a recipe for something called “Angel Biscuits,” which my mother used to make. Since my future in-laws are coming for dinner, I wanted to impress them with my cooking skills. Could you reprint that recipe for me and probably many others who love good biscuits?</i><p><b>Rosemary H.,</b> …

Recipes

21 Healthy Spring and Summer Rolls That Are Surprisingly Easy to Make

Ever ordered Thai, Chinese, or Vietnamese without getting some hot, crispy spring rolls or fresh, soft summer rolls to start? Didn’t think so. With …

Creamy Kale, Potato and Leek Soup (Vegan, Low Fat)

Directions<p>1In a large soup pot at medium-high heat, saute the celery and leeks in two tablespoons of the vegetable broth until soft.<p>2Add the …

Food

The Proper Way to Measure Flour

01 of 08<p>The Importance of Measuring Flour Accurately<p>We may not realize it, but most of the time we are probably measuring flour incorrectly. In …

15 Savory Pastries You Can *Totally* Eat for Dinner

We’re all about enjoying a fresh pastry for breakfast, but it turns out, they’re <i>just</i> as good for dinner too. Think about it — pot pies with a top or bottom crust are technically pastries (and so delicious!). And a galette is one of the tastiest ways to add more vegetables to your diet. To put …

Roasted Asparagus and Mushroom Fettuccine | Cooking Chat

<i>Roasted Asparagus and Mushroom Fettuccine recipe is an easy way to enjoy the spring vegetable as part of a vegetarian main course pasta dish.</i> …