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Suze Orman Says This Is the Age You Should Retire—Not a Month or Year Before

You may not want to hear this.<p>One of the most popular segments on my CNBC show was "How Am I Doing?" Viewers would call in and tell me everything …

Social Security

Mustard-Cream Sauce

This rich and creamy sauce gets its zing from a mixture of creole mustard and spices.

Recipes

Thirteen Great Blender Soups you can Make Tonight

Blender soups are great because, often, you need just a few ingredients. Start with one all-star, seasonal ingredient like winter squash, broccoli, …

Recipes

Instant Pot Just Launched a Blender That Can Cook for $99. Here’s How to Get One

That’s a quarter of the price of a Viatmix blender.<p>Many home cooks can quickly rattle off the brands best known for their favorite kitchen …

Instant Pot

Perfect Quiche Lorraine Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 375˚. Fit a piecrust into a 10-inch quiche dish or pie plate according to the package directions; fold the …

This is how to raise emotionally intelligent kids: 5 secrets from research

Dealing with kids ain’t easy. They need an exhausting amount of attention and help.<p>Behavioral psychologists have observed that preschoolers typically …

Self-improvement

Recipe: No-Knead Skillet Focaccia — Recipes from The Kitchn

There's something extra special about bringing warm, homemade bread to the table — perhaps it's because it's such an infrequent occurrence. If you'd …

Recipes

Spotted: giraffes in the snow

Animals more used to desert heat have been photographed enjoying the snow after a cold front brought snowfall to parts of South Africa over the weekend.<p>Giraffes, antelope, rhinoceroses and elephants were photographed in icy conditions around South Africa, in pictures shared widely on social …

South Africa

Siri will show you your passwords if you ask

I typically shun Siri because I find it's easier to tap and swipe my way to what it is I need on my iPhone ($916 at Amazon Marketplace). With iOS 12, though, Siri is getting smarter and has given me one very good reason to use Apple's digital assistant. Siri will show me any of the passwords I have …

iOS

Pediatricians drop age limit for rear-facing car seats

<b>(CNN) —</b> Children should ride in rear-facing car seats until they reach the height or weight limit for the seat, according to updated recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics.<p>This changes the academy's previous guidance, which said children should ride in rear-facing seats until at …

Pediatrics

The Best Workouts That Don't Require Any Equipment, According to Personal Trainers

Airports. Conferences. Deserted islands? You just never know when—and where—you might need to get in a quick sweat.<p>Here's some quick physics fun: A body at rest tends to stay at rest. That's the fitness version of Newton's First Law, and it means that humans will find literally <i>any</i> excuse to not …

Workouts

The most affordable Michelin-starred restaurants around the world revealed

Michelin-starred restaurants have long been reserved for the few with a large price to pay for exclusive fine dining. But according to travel booking platform Traveloka, treating yourself to a world-famous meal needn't cost an entire month's wages.<p>The website scoured the globe for the 50 most …

Hong Kong

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist's advice for how to get over it.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Tonic US.</i><p>It can be difficult to know the difference between having social anxiety and being awkward, introverted, or shy. The American Psychological Association’s <i>Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders</i> …

Avoid Tourist Traps, visit these Lesser-Known Europe Destinations Instead

Europe’s popular draws like Venice and Bruges are bursting to the brim. Why not explore these less busy but as charming lesser-known Europe …

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

• <b>Sam Dogen spent 13 years working in finance on Wall Street before negotiating his layoff (and a severance package) in 2012 at age 34.</b>• <b><br>He lives in San Francisco with his wife and baby and runs the blog Financial Samurai.</b>• <b><br>Neither he nor his wife works a day job — they earn about $200,000 a year in</b> …

Real Estate

We’re in a new age of obesity. How did it happen? You’d be surprised | George Monbiot

The thrill of disapproval chimes disastrously with industry propaganda. We delight in blaming the victims<p>When I saw the photograph I could scarcely believe it was the same country. A picture of Brighton beach in 1976, featured in the Guardian a few weeks ago, appeared to show an alien race. Almost …

Will Power

How electric vehicles are moving into the fast lane

<b>From battery-powered delivery trucks and rickshaws, to Formula E racing cars, electric vehicles are entering the mainstream. But will a lack of investment in charging infrastructure hold the market back?</b><p>In 2015 single mum Sushila Devi was struggling to make ends meet and didn't even have the money …

These 5 Foods Might Be Causing More Than Tummy Problems — They Might Be Giving You Bad Skin

You've heard that old saying that goes "you are what you eat." While this saying cannot be taken literally, it is important to understand that everything we eat — whether it is healthy smoothies or green juices, fast food burgers or ice cream cones — does hold the power to affect our bodies in …

Wellness

Easy Salmon Poke Bowl Recipe - Printer Friendly - Chowhound

1Make a batch of steamed brown rice. Use our Brown Rice recipe.<p>2Next, in a medium sized bowl, combine soy sauce, sesame oil, rice wine vinegar, …

The upside of quitting: Why quitters always win and losers never quit

“Quitters never win and winners never quit.”<p>These are the infamous words of legendary NFL coach, Vincent Lombardi, considered by many to be one the …

Motivation

Cell Phone Use and Blindness Linked by "Toxic" Oxygen in New Study

We're spending more time in front of screens than ever.<p>Scientists have found the chemical reason that blue lights are bad for our eyes. We know that …

These yoga moves pretty much feel like a massage

In the same way that you can do less and get more out of your yoga class, so too, can you master moves on your mat that feel like a massage.<p>I repeat: …

Make This Cult Bakery’s Shakshuka Focaccia at Home

One of Israel’s most famous dishes is shakshuka, a humble meal of eggs poached in an abundance of sautéed tomatoes and onions. Like hummus, shakshuka …

A parasite found in cat poop is linked to entrepreneurs

It takes a bold and sometimes reckless courage to leave the known world of an office job and start a business on your own. What pushes entrepreneurs …

Dads Pass On More Than Genetics in Their Sperm

Eat poorly, and your body will remember—and possibly pass the consequences onto your kids. In the past several years, mounting evidence has shown …

Genetics

5 Core Reasons You Continually Trust The Wrong People And How To Stop

<b>Part of the series “Finding Brave To Build Your Happiest Life and Career”</b><p>During the past several months, I’ve heard from scores of women and men who are experiencing deep challenges and even trauma in the aftermath of trusting the wrong people. Because they put their faith in these fakers, cheaters …

Leadership

This Product Cleared My Bacne So Fast, I Had to Do a Double Take

Call me a masochist, but despite having a back that's frequently smattered with breakouts, I willingly chose a backless dress for my upcoming …

X-rays burst chemo-filled nanobubbles for targeted cancer drug delivery

Researchers at the Center for Nanoscale BioPhotonics (CNBP) have developed a new targeted treatment for cancer. Chemotherapy drugs are wrapped in …

What you need to know before buying a magnesium supplement

Magnesium is all the rage right now, and for good reason. Nutritionist Adrienne Dowd, RD, of Parsley Health explains, “In general, magnesium is a …

Plot Twist: These Low-Maintenance Plants Actually Thrive When Neglected

Plants make any room look better—just look at shelter magazine features for proof. But keeping your greenery alive is easier said than done. As a …

Plants