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Stew Science: Why You Shouldn't Cook Your Beef All Day

As anyone who has ever tried to eat at a dozen Nashville hot fried chicken joints in the course of one day can tell you, you absolutely <i>can</i> have too much of a good thing.<p>I used to be of the mindset that if cooking a stew for a long time is a good idea, then cooking it even longer is a better idea. I …

The 12 Worst Habits for Your Mental Health

Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control—the death of a loved one, a job loss, or financial troubles. But the small choices you …

50 Simple Mini-Habits That Actually Help With Anxiety

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1GHwJkM<p>As a lifelong anxiety sufferer I know it can be annoying when you’re drowning in worry …

Dyson's first beauty product is a hair dryer

Dyson teased its press event this week by sending out tiny, sharp motor parts to journalists (including this one). Now we get to see the rest of the thing. The company's first foray into beauty is, perhaps predictably, a hairdryer. The Supersonic, as it's called, has all the design hallmarks of a …

Wait … is that a rule? Ten everyday grammar mistakes you might be making

Before their workshop at the NGV Art Book Fair in Melbourne, writing studio the Good Copy shares some tips<p>Should you use italics for movie titles? Do you put full stops inside or outside quotation marks? Is the Oxford comma for all lists … or just some lists? Should that ellipsis have had a space …

Grammar

What I Tell My Patients To Eat For Clear, Glowing Skin: A Hormone Expert Shares

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, bestselling author, and leading expert on hormones. That's why were thrilled to team up with her for a</i> …

Can Baking Soda Really Get Rid of Your Undereye Circles?

There's a YouTube skin-care-hack video gaining some traction right now. It shows a beauty blogger named Darshika Patel mixing a simple recipe of baking soda and water into a paste and spooning that paste under her eyes; she claims that doing this helps to get rid of her undereye circles and …

17 Valentine’s Mug Cakes That Prove One Is NOT the Loneliest Number

Valentine’s Day might be marketed as THE couples’ holiday of the year, but maybe you’re an independent woman who’s truly happy being single (especially when there’s only one spoon to spare). You’re kinda loving rockin’ it on your own, and there’s nothing better than not having to share your dessert …

Artist Perfectly Captures Everyday Style Struggles

Sometimes eyeliner is the enemy.<p>Tangled hair. Smudged Eyeliner. Outfit fatigue.<p>Artist Cassandra Calin, a 21-year-old Romanian graphic design student studying in Montreal, manages to perfectly capture some of the peskiest style struggles in her illustrations.<p>"All my comics are inspired by my real …

We Need To Talk About Colorism In Latinx Communities

By Yesenia Padilla,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1Mpy6Gr<p>A few weeks ago, I was absentmindedly scrolling through my Facebook feed when I noticed a …

30 Would-You-Rather Questions To Help You Figure Out What Kind Of Person You Should Be With

By Kim Quindlen,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1BmBzlZ<p>In today’s dating world, while constantly being bombarded with pressure, conflicting pieces …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

From the editors of Esquire.com, catch up on the year's best movies that you most likely missed out on.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but …

28 Adults Describe The Hilarious Moment When A Child Answered With A Witty Response

By hoK leahciM,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1yQniJa<p><i>Found on r/AskReddit.</i><p>1. “Mindblown.jpg”<p>When I worked in retail, we had a christmas tree up …

43 Meals Everyone Should Eat In Their Lifetime

From unpretentious fried fish tacos in Baja, Mexico, to the foraged tasting menu at Copenhagen's Noma (the best restaurant in the world), we found 43 meals that are worth traversing the planet for.<p>Foodies will want to put these spots on their travel bucket list.

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20 Warming Chili Recipes to Make for Dinner

There’s a slight chill in the air, and all you want to do is snuggle up with a giant fuzzy blanket and a hand-knit sweater. Sure, working and being a responsible adult might make that difficult from time to time, but that’s where dinner comes in to save the day… er, night. Chili is the perfect food …

The Secret to Crisp Arancini (Rice Balls) With Molten Centers: Sushi Rice

Food writers spend a lot of time waxing poetic about magical childhood food memories, and attempts at recreating—but never quite capturing—that original ideal experience. But sometimes the opposite happens. Sometimes we eat bad versions of dishes in our childhood and we somehow end up accepting it, …

A Conversation on Getting Dressed

After reading a few pages of "Women in Clothes," I knew that I wanted to base my reviews on my ever-changing and inconsistent personal style woes which I am currently experiencing. Ever since I've turned 25, I realize that I have nothing to wear, and every day, I want to give all my clothes to the …

12 Problems Only People With Great Taste Understand

Yes, your home looks amazing, but it's not without inconvenience.<p><b>You walk into any store—low- or high-end</b><b>—and your favorite item is always the most expensive one.</b> Who knew that little brass tray would ring up as more than certain pieces of furniture?<p><b>You've had to stop watching makeover shows on TV</b> …

13 Reasons You Should Learn To Love Your Small Boobs

You Feel More Pleasure In Bed<br>Despite what Playboy centerfolds and porn stars may have you believing, your small boobs have a large advantage in the …

Do You Dukkah? All About the Middle East's Addictive Blend of Nuts, Seeds, and Spices

There are a number of spice mixes that are so closely associated with their place of origin, they're practically synonymous with the cuisine—say, jerk seasoning and Jamaica or garam masala and northern India. Others, such as curry powder, have become truly global forces, spread far and wide by …

Fun With Chocolate: How to Make a Cornet (Paper Cone) for Cake Decorating

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>Hello, and welcome! Please, take a seat. Today in arts and crafts, we'll be making paper cones. What you do after that is up to you—with this versatile technique under your belt, you'll be able to effortlessly produce: bird costumes …

The Palestinian Summer Feast: Salads, Flatbreads, and a Big Pot of Lamb

When Hasan Diab arrived in the U.S. more than a decade ago, it wasn't hard to find familiar street foods from back home: falafel, pita and even shawarma. But the fresh, spice-rich Palestinian home cooking he took for granted growing up in the Galilee was a rare treat here, usually available only in …

7 Unconventional and “Crazy” Ways to Increase Productivity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Being productive is one of the phrases we hear over and over again in our day-to-day lives. In some contexts, it means doing work when you’re …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

Self-improvement

Lance Armstrong in Purgatory: The After-Life

After a great fall, what do we remember? We remember the cheating, and the lies. We remember the cult of personality that we eagerly embraced, and then felt betrayed by. But what of the man who fell? What about the work he didn't cheat at? What about the 16 years Lance Armstrong spent building a …

8 Signs You Are Actually A Cat

By Chelsea Fagan,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/12wUupt<p>1. Your default setting is “retreat.”<p>Walk up to the club like *squints eyes suspiciously and …

15 Tactics That Will Double Your Productivity In No Time | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Want to learn how to double your productivity right away? This is going to be the right place, so stay with me and learn these 15 tactics that will …

Time Management