Amy Hooks

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Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

Cooking

Why I Sold Both of My Instant Pots (and What I Got Instead)

I admit it: I am a kitchen appliance junkie. I have been for more than a decade, since I fell in love with cooking. I want to buy nearly everything …

Cooking

Here are the 7 rules of success

<b>What are the rules of success?</b><p>Rule #1: Define success for yourself … everything else is bullsh-t<p>Plain and simple.<p>The first rule of success is that …

Self-improvement

Luxurious Bathrooms All Have This in Common—Does Yours?

No matter the budget, if you look at a beautiful bathroom, they all have one thing in common. It's not the luxurious marble or the freestanding tubs, …

Interior Design

5 Products Every Women Over 40 Should Be Using For Under-Eye Bags

Regardless of what age you are, you know that under-eye bags are annoying. But, if you’re over 40, then you know <i>very well</i> that they’re the absolute …

Skin Care

This Strength-Training Workout Will Shape Up Your Back, Biceps, and Butt

With Summer approaching rapidly, we can't help wanting to look good in our jean shorts and tank tops. The first step is knowing that you already <i>do</i> look good, no matter what Summer gear you choose to wear! But to give you an extra boost of confidence, we've got a comprehensive strength-training …

Workouts

A new study on the psychology of persistent regrets can teach you how to live now

Lingering regrets, the kind you hang onto for years, can be great company, returning daily to keep some part of you living an alternate version of your life and career. They’re the stuff of sublime tragic novels and films. They can even be functional if they propel you forward, determined not to …

Psychology

Breakfast Sandwiches Beyond Your Typical Bacon, Egg, And Cheese

Breakfast fans out there know just how satisfying a breakfast sandwich can be. But all too often, we’re racing out the door, grabbing a protein bar …

Breakfast

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

The Best Anti-Aging Serums You Can Buy at the Drugstore

Serums are effective, but they're also often notoriously expensive. The MVPs of any product lineup, they're formulated with a higher concentration of …

Skin Care

99 Incredible Products That Will Totally Transform Your Skin

If you're a beauty junkie who loves trying new products every chance you get, you've come to the right place. We did the hard work for you and unearthed 99 amazing products we think are worth the hype. Whether you're on the hunt for a zinc sunscreen or you're looking for a hydrating new mask, it's …

Skin Care

A New Cookbook Takes Us Deep Into the World of the Instant Pot

A few years back, in that now-forgotten time before Instant Pots were a thing, I reviewed an electric pressure cooker and struggled mightily with it. …

This Cheap Natural Moisturizer Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Finding an amazing natural face moisturizer that fits your budget should be at the top of every woman’s priority list. A quality moisturizer is a …

25 Easy Vegetarian Weeknight Dinners — Recipes from The Kitchn

When we hear vegetarian dinners, you know what comes to mind? Luscious veggies, tender beans, rich broths, flavorful sauces, and great textures. …

Healthy Eating

This 10 Minute Daily Exercise Can Make You a Surprisingly Better Leader

Meditation is slowly becoming more popular among top performing leaders, and the science shows it's for good reason.<p>From top-performing CEOs to world-class athletes, mindfulness has become a common activity to enhance performance. Through it, you can become a better leader, friend, and controller …

The 3 Foundations Of Self-Care, According To A Psychotherapist

Self-care has become a loaded term. Of course, it's very important to take care of ourselves, but the way we talk about it sometimes suggests that …

Mindfulness

May I have a word about… lily-livered excuses?

There are few things that the British enjoy more than a good food story. This is especially the case when it has a decent scary element - think salmonella, chlorinated chicken or the horsemeat “scandal”; or can be stoked to a peak of consumer indignation – the reduction in the size of various …

The Secret Ingredient to Making Bacon *Even Better*

Bacon seems to be the one thing that always makes breakfast better. Who doesn’t love waking up to a slice (or 12) of warm, crispy, savory bacon? We’ll let you in on a secret: The trick to making bacon even better is adding a touch of sweetness and a little funky spice to the mix to create the …

Breakfast

White Chocolate and Raspberry Éclairs Recipe

What’s better than classic eclairs!? The answer must be – white chocolate raspberry Éclairs! Filled with fresh raspberries and white chocolate pastry …

8 Unexpected & Creative Ways to Store All Your Shoes

Do you have too many pairs of shoes? It was a trick question! Of course you don't! You just have to get a little more creative with how you store …

The Best Simple Cauliflower Soup Recipe

This is the <i>simplest</i> cauliflower soup. And it is so dang good. The ingredient list is shorter than short, and if you have a great yellow curry paste …

Food Preservation

You Won't Believe What a Roth IRA Can Do for You

Don't assume that annual $5,500 contributions won't amount to much. They can grow to surprising sums -- like $500,000 or more.<p>Compare the maximum …

Top 10 Veg Recipes For Body Fitness:BODYBUILDING

To pay tribute to our 25th commemoration, we assembled a gathering of our perusers’ best-cherished chicken formulas from the previous 25 years. In …

Cooking

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

13 Yummy Instant Pot Recipes To Make Under 30 Minutes

An Instant Pot seems to be the must-have appliance in every kitchen these days. If you are anything like me and never knew the beauty of a Instant …

Keto-fy Your Instant Pot With These 12 Recipes for Beginners

Cooking

These freezer-friendly Instant Pot recipes make meal prepping easy

There's a reason the Instant Pot electric pressure cooker continues to be the hottest cooking gadget on the market. Preparing a meal in a pressure …

Instant Pot Classic Pot Roast

<i>This INSTANT POT CLASSIC POT ROAST is the only recipe I need in life! There’s something about the tender meat, potatoes, carrots, and THAT SAUCE that</i> …

Instant Pot Stuffed Bell Peppers

<i>Making Instant Pot Stuffed Bell Peppers can’t get any easier than this! No pre-cooking of peppers or sautéing onion is needed. Simply fill with them</i> …

Cooking