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4 Fashion Habits That Are Bad For Your Health

Cut them out now to protect your body without cramping your style<p><i>By Perrie Samotin for StyleCaster</i><p>Fashion can be a lot of things: exciting, transformative, communicative, and, most importantly, fun. That said, there are some facets of fashion that—over time—could damage your body and overall …

Fitness

No Gear Here

Get a total-body workout, totally sans gear. Do these body-weight moves twice a week, completing the recommended sets and reps with perfect form.<p><b>Pushups are proof positive</b> that gravity makes your body one hell of a workout tool. Which is fan-freakin'-tastic, because getting to the gym--or even …

The Ernest Hemingway Cocktail You’ve Never Heard Of

The best way to celebrate Ernest Hemingway's birthday is with a cocktail.<p>Ernest Hemingway came into this world 115 years ago today, beginning a …

Mint and Cumin-Spiced Lamb Chops

8 Servings<p>With lamb rib chops, we insist you leave the fat on the bone.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 medium onions, peeled, quartered<p>1 cup fresh cilantro leaves with tender stems<p>1 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves with tender stems<p>1 cup fresh mint leaves<p>1 tablespoon ground cumin<p>1 tablespoon paprika<p>2 …

The Lasagna Grilled Cheese | BS' in the Kitchen

The Lasagna Grilled Cheese<p>Author: BS' in the Kitchen<p>Recipe type: Grilled Cheese Sandwich<p>Prep time: 20 mins<p>Cook time: 10 mins<p>Total time: 30 …

Tres Leches Cake

16 Servings<p>Hailing from Latin America, this tres leches cake gets its name from incorporating three kinds of milk: evaporated, condensed, and regular whole milk.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Unsalted butter (for pan)<p>1½ cups all-purpose flour plus more<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 …

Cheesy Portabello-Tomato Appetizer

Home > Recipes by Category > Appetizers & Snacks > Cheesy Portabello-Tomato Appetizer<p>June 25, 2014 // 24 <i>Comments »</i><p>Quite a few years ago (maybe 10!), …

Strawberry Grapefruit Smash

Strawberry Grapefruit Smash from Sprouted Kitchen• 3 T. honey<br>• 3 T. natural cane sugar<br>• 16 oz./2 cups fresh grapefruit juice<br>• 16 oz./2 cups vodka<br>• 1 pint …

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25 Gorgeous Hikes You Have to Do in Your Lifetime

Allow us to introduce you to your hiking bucket list<p>Research shows that spending time outside is vital to our health—and that exercising outdoors is more satisfying and can burn more calories. Luckily, you can get a workout and a hefty dose of vitamin N at the same time by hiking. These 25 …

My Unexpected Teacher

It's been said that life can only be understood looking backward but must be lived forward. Implied in this bit of wisdom is the very uncomfortable notion that we must take steps forward in uncertainty, not knowing where they are headed, if they will deliver what we want and without a clear picture …

Learning to Create My Own Definitions

According to Merriam-Webster, success is defined as:<p>• the fact of getting or achieving wealth, respect, or fame• the correct or desired result of an attempt• someone or something that is successful : a person or thing that succeeds<p>Growing up, I (like many others) was told the path to success, as …

Do You Set Intentions?

An intention is all about creating the results you want to create, to be present right here, right now. How do we do this? We focus our power on what can be possible, and then, create it as though it has already been achieved. Before you set an intention, make sure you follow these four steps to …

Why True Self-Love Is Your Most Important Mission And How It Will Change Your Life Forever

Why is self-love so important? And anyway, is it really that important? Well, let’s see… but first, we should take a closer look and try to …

Happiness

Soft Overcomes Hard: Control Your Emotions with Tai Chi | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

One of the deepest teachings of Tai Chi philosophy is to overcome hardness with softness. A classic example of this is water – it is the embodiment …

Tai Chi

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New Year's Eve Recipes 2013

Home > Seasonal > New Year's > 159 New Year’s Eve Recipes<p>159 New Year’s Eve Recipes<p>December 26, 2013 // 12 <i>Comments »</i><p>It’s hard to believe that it’s …

Dulce De Leche Brownies

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Butter the sides and bottom of a glass or light-colored metal 9x13-inch pan. Line the bottom with a sheet of …

Lasagna Bolognese Recipe

Home > World Cuisine > Italian > Cheesy Lasagna Bolognese<p>Cheesy Lasagna Bolognese<p>February 19, 2014 // 44 <i>Comments »</i><p>So far this week, we’ve talked …

How A Change of Attitude Can Change An Entire Life

<i>“Your greatest limitation comes from within, not from without!”</i> Master Choa Kok Sui<p>There are tons and tons of quotes, proverbs and advices that are …

Motivation