Ali Cook

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Make This Greek Avocado Chicken Salad and Eat It All Week

Chicken salad and tuna salad are tried-and-true lunch staples. I don't think there was ever a time that I went to my grandparents' home and opened …

11 job interview tricks that are hard to master, but will pay off forever

<b>• If you're wondering how to interview for a job, these tips</b> <b>can help you really take your interview game to the next level.</b><p><b>• From slowing down your speech to doing your homework when it comes to salary, these strategies will pay off in your next job interview.</b><p>Okay, you've wowed your potential …

Employment

Infants Know What We Like Best

<i>Summary: Researchers discover infants as young as 8 months look for consistent behavioral patterns and are able to make judgments about other</i> …

A Quick Guide To The Most Effective Poses For Mountain Bikers - Monthly Yoga With Abi

"Yoga has remarkable brain-scrubbing attributes." - Joe Rogan<p>Practicing yoga has significant mental benefits for athletes including sharpening …

10 Free Open Source Carousel Sliders Built With Pure CSS

You can find plenty of JavaScript-based slider plugins on the web for free. These work great and support all modern browsers, but nowadays you can …

4 Morning Vitamins Doctors Swear By To Get A Flat Stomach Fast

Feel like your weight loss results have hit a slump? Then you defintiely need to try incorporating these vitamins into your morning routine. They …

9 Cheap Diet Plan Ideas That Won't Send You Completely Broke

Arnold wasn’t downing kale, avocado and quinoa to begin with<p>Face it, men. ‘Forever bulking’ is something you tell friends when you can’t afford to …

13 Small Space Living Hacks That Can Work in Any Size Home

Vertical gardens and multi-purpose furniture are about to change your life.<p>If there's any trend we won't be escaping any time soon, it's downsizing. Tiny homes are a national phenomenon, and the lifestyle changes associated with low-impact living — from composting to conscientiously tidying up — …

There's a New 5-Minute Way to Get Rid of Acne, and It Actually Works

And it's perfect for dry, sensitive skin.<p>I have ridiculously sensitive and dry skin. And I don't mean to say that occasionally, after rubbing it with acids and scrubs, my face gets a little raw—no, I mean that sometimes, just for fun, my skin erupts in a smattering of hives and stinging red marks, …

Don’t have a college degree? These are the industries with the best-paid jobs

There are 30 million jobs in the U.S. that don’t require a four-year college degree and pay an average salary of $55,000. And they’re a lot different …

College & University

Why Everything Negative You Think About Pit Bulls Is Wrong

On National Pit Bull Awareness Day, it’s important that people know the negative stereotypes surrounding this breed are wrong.<p>Aggressive. Dangerous. …

Do You Ever Actually ‘Recover’ From a Mental Illness?

When someone says their cancer is in remission, we understand it's not cured. But we tend to lack that grasp of nuance when the disease is psychological.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Tonic.</i><p><i>To push back on stigma and cut through the confusion, Open Minds is a series that explores your most</i> …

Procrastination And How To Stop Delaying The Inevitable

“I love deadlines,” English author Douglas Adams once wrote. “I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.”<p>We’ve all had the experience of …

Our Complete Guide to Marinating: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why

As it turns out, marinating longer doesn't necessarily mean a more delicious dinner.<p>That moment you realize everything you’ve ever believed about …

Developing the Mind of Great Capacity -- The Dalai Lama – Lion's Roar

Photo by Christopher Michel.<p>A teaching on practices to generate bodhichitta by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.<p>From one point of view, personal …

Forget procrastination with these productivity hacks and tips

Somewhere inside your lazy bones, there waits a hyper-productive, highly motivated version of you ready to be unleashed upon the world. All you need …

The secret to a productive morning routine isn't waking up at 5 a.m. — it's how you spend your time

That's when the alarm sounds for Apple CEO Tim Cook.<p>And Cook isn't alone either, many other successful CEOs have boasted similar stories of waking up early. The old adage the early bird gets the worm isn't a cliché, it's a truism.<p>There is a popular narrative within the business community that …

New Study Reveals That The Brains of People With Depression Look Different

White Matter Matters<p>A new study published in <i>Scientific Reports</i> has revealed a link between depression and the structure of white matter in the brain, …

Research

Here’s How You Can Fly to Europe for Less Than $200 Roundtrip

$99 tickets to London and Paris<p>Scandinavia’s Primera Air jumped on the low-cost transatlantic flight bandwagon Wednesday, offering one-way tickets …

Flying

How to Bounce Back After Life's Worst Hardships (and Come Out Even Stronger)

Everything happens for a reason. The good news? You can break through and become an even stronger person.<p>"Falling down" doesn't have to wreck you. In fact, it can be the best thing that ever happened...if you let it.<p>If you've ever "gotten off track," "fallen down," or just simply completely "blown …

Self-help

Tips to save money

Saving thousands of dollars in a year can seem daunting, but it’s easier than you may think. There are easy ways to save money—for example, trimming …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

The 7 Best Scary Movies You Can Watch on Netflix

Frights you can experience in your very own home.<p>Halloween can be a divisive holiday. Kids love it because they get to wear ridiculous clothes while yelling at random adults who then reward them with candy. Adults (well, some adults) appreciate a chance to show the world how clever they are via a …

Horror

17 Easy Thai Recipes That Will Make You Re-think Takeout - Wok & Skillet

Sawadee Ka! Hello!<p>Do you love Thai food as much as I do? Yeah!! *virtual high-five* Here is a round-up featuring 17 super easy Thai recipes that are …

Straight edge: How one 46-second song started a 35-year movement

No drugs, no booze…just “positive mental attitude” and lots of testosterone<p><i>This is the third article in our series on youth subcultures. The first</i> …

11 Undeniable Signs He’s In Love With You

He loves me … he loves me not … if only finding the answer were as simple as plucking petals off a flower. So what makes it so hard to determine if a …

3 Signs You and Your Partner Aren't Meant to Be, According to Wedding Officiants

<b>Given the fact that some 50% of today's marriages end in divorce, a few key warning signs have emerged that indicate a couple isn't meant to be.</b> …

Women in Chronic Pain Are Often the First to Pretend They’re Fine

<b>Perfection is a moving target. This week, the Cut</b> <b>explores</b> <b>the allure of trying to achieve the impossible.</b><p>By all appearances, actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler …

5 Things You Can Do Every Morning to Have a More Productive Day

What is the first thing you do when you wake up? Do you check your cell phone, worry about yesterday’s problems, or find yourself grumbling about all …

Time Management