Ann Nguyen

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Here's The Trick To Making Brussels Sprouts Taste Amazing

One secret ingredient changes everything.<p>I even asked him if he could taste any ingredient he didn't like and he had absolutely no idea what I was talking about.<p>Servings: 4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 pound small to medium Brussels sprouts, trimmed and halved<p>4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>4 teaspoons …

Brussels Sprouts

How to download music from YouTube and transfer it to your Android device

A lot of people who aren’t subscribed to a music streaming service like Google Play Music or Spotify like listening and discovering new tracks on YouTube. In a way, this is a great option, but it’s far from ideal.<p>For one, the screen of your device has to be turned on all the time for the audio to …

16 Best Chalky Paint Colors for Fresh Farmhouse Style

Chalk-style paint is insanely popular right now — and we can see why!<p>Chalky paint is all the rage right now, thanks to its matte finish, which is ideal for giving furniture and DIY projects a rustic feel. Annie Sloan trademarked the term "Chalk Paint®" for her eponymous line of decorative paints, …

29 Budget-Friendly Sites To Find Cheap Home Decor

Because nobody needs to know how much you pay for toss pillows and wall art.<p>Though there are loads of sites to snag discount furniture, it seems finding cheap and inexpensive home decor is its own unique challenge.<p>From finding cheap rugs and expensive-looking coffee tables, to snagging affordable …

10 Flawless Ways to Lay Out a Living Room

Our living rooms wear a lot of hats: we watch TV, entertain friends, have conversations and spend time reading in them. Sometimes they double as home …

Living Rooms

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

Don’t forget your camera!<p>Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week—who are we to limit you) staring …

Want To Teach Your Kids Self-Control? Ask A Cameroonian Farmer

In the 1960s, a Stanford psychologist ran an experiment to study children's self-control.<p>It's called the marshmallow test. And it's super simple.<p>Kids ages 3 to 5 choose a treat — an Oreo cookie, a pretzel stick or a marshmallow. Then researchers give the child brief instructions: You can eat the …

Parenting

How Mothers Can Help Their Children with Their Essays For School

Your kid might not show how he takes his/her essay writing tasks, but he might not be coping easily enough at school. According to the National …

12 Parenting Apps You Didn’t Know You Needed (But You Do)

If you ask a parent about their favorite apps for kids, they are bound to rattle off a handful of apps their kids just can’t live without. And we’re …

The Best Korean Beauty Products According to W Editors

Is it just a beauty fad or do Korean beauty products really answer all of our skin saving prayers? In a makeup obsessed culture, these beauty products take focus away from concealers and powders by bringing it back to the root: the skin. By minimizing pores and maximizing radiance, it's now …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Praise Them Like This (but Most Parents Do the Opposite) | Inc.com

What if I were to tell you that you could increase the odds that your kids will achieve great success in life--maybe greater success than you've had--simply by making a small change in how you praise them and talk about achievement?<p>It turns out, you can. What's more, this change flies in the face …

Self-improvement

20 Things All Parents Should Teach Their Kids

As parents, we are bombarded with information on how we should be raising our kids. Attachment Parenting, Internet Safety, Stranger Danger and Sugar …

FICO CEO Explains How to Improve Your Credit Score

By<p>Updated July 10, 2017 4:14 p.m. ET<p>Your credit score determines whether you can get a credit card or a mortgage, and how much you’ll pay in …

Dataiku grabs $14 million for its collaborative data science platform

French startup Dataiku has been profitable for the past three years. But the company wants to go further and is raising a $14 million Series A round led by FirstMark Capital with all existing investors also investing.<p>Dataiku helps data scientists and data analysts manage huge sets of data to get …

Killer Tips for Staging Your Home to Sell

<b>Simple Ways to Stage Your Home to Sell</b><p>These days, staging your home to sell is almost as essential as making the beds before a viewing. A few decades …

Real Estate

The Biggest Kitchen Design Mistakes

Here's what not to do.<p>These kitchen designers have seen it all, from stainless-steel overload to poor-quality cabinetry. Here they share the dos and don'ts of kitchen design.

The Danish Way of Parenting review – how to raise the world’s happiest kids

Denmark approaches childhood, and society as a whole, very differently to Britain or the US, argue Jessica Joelle Alexander and Iben Dissing Sandahl<p>Having muddled through six years of parenthood without consulting any books on the subject, I was pretty excited about this, my first one. Perhaps it …

Parenting

Decorating With Houseplants

For Simplicity's Sake<p>Lucky bamboo (Dracaena sanderiana) may be one of the easiest houseplants in the world. It requires little more than water to …

Plants

America's Best Cities for Fall Travel

The leaves start turning early in the resort towns outside Denver, but the city’s foliage takes center stage during October, when you can see it …

You don't need an extreme bucket list to find happiness. Just eat more waffles

Take it from a cancer survivor: living each day like it’s your last is exhausting. Do small things that make you happy now instead<p>Five years ago, I was diagnosed with an inoperable, rapidly fatal form of cancer. But then I didn’t die.<p>Instead, I went on a new drug treatment that eradicated my …

Costa Rica

Mastering Pasta: How To Make It Perfect And Delicious, Every Single Time

Boy, do I love pasta. I’m capable of eating it every day for the rest of my life. Thank you, Italians, for making my life so much better. Gourmands …

Feng Shui - 7 tricks to attract money into your home!

Feng Shui is a Chinese philosophical system of harmonizing with the surrounding environment.<p>One of the Five Arts of Chinese Metaphysics, …

Home Decorating

Theme Your House Right: 3 Little Things That Affect the Feel Of Your Home

Credit<p>Do you want to live in a beautiful house with well-furnished and decorated rooms? I bet you do. But when it comes to actually turning your house to heaven on earth, it can be a bit of a challenge and often times, a large mess.<p>Interior decoration is not about slapping colors against the wall …

The Warm and Affordable Family Home

From the exterior, this dreamy modern home has an enchanted fairytale cottage appeal. It’s elegant, practical and luxurious from every angle, while …

9 easy ways to create a relaxing environment at home

When you think about it, your home is the place that you come back to every day to relax. It’s also where you spend most of your time, whether it’s …

Living Rooms

23 Companies That Help You Travel The World For Free (And Might Pay You, Too)

Think you can’t afford to go on vacation? Think again.<p>A Wisconsin-based teacher and author with a passion for Spain, Abbey Algiers looks for inexpensive ways to take trips on her summer holidays. So when she discovered Diverbo, she couldn’t believe it. Diverbo offers free vacations for English …

Travel

Foods That Can Naturally Lower Your Cholesterol | Men's Health

All whole oat grains contain a particular type of fiber, called beta-glucan. Multiple scientific studies show that consuming beta-glucan can help lower LDL cholesterol, sometimes by as much as seven percent.<p>(For more ways to live your healthiest, happiest life, read <i>The Better Man Project</i>—2,000+ …

Is Switzerland the world's greatest destination for mountain biking?

Mountain biking has come a long way since I purchased a first Dawes Handmade bike some 30 years ago. In those days there was no suspension and the only real difference from a road bike was the thicker tyres, chunkier frame and flat-line handlebars.<p>Initial forays could be painful: routes were …

Give Your Home A New Look With These Beautiful Wood Accents

A wooden interior theme can instantly make your home look chicer and inviting with warm accents. What’s also great about it is that you can make …

5 Ways To Make Your Bedroom The Perfect Sleep Sanctuary

Keep your bedroom nice and cool.<p>Creating the ideal bedroom for maximizing your sleep isn’t just about a finding the right bed and pillows. Rather, it should include reflections of who you are.<p>As part of the Angie’s List sleep sanctuary contest, lifestyle and design experts Carter Oosterhouse, …

Interior Design