April Salley

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Chicken Thighs Meet Summer's Favorite Drink

Bring the water to a boil in a medium saucepan. Turn off the heat, add the tea bags and lemon peel, cover the pot, and let the tea steep for 10 …

Lemon Juice

Quick and Easy Recipes For Beginners

Not the next Gordon Ramsay? Have no fear. Rather than resort to takeout, why not save money and put your kitchen to use by whipping up an epic home-cooked meal? From quick dinners to potluck dishes to mouth-watering desserts, we’ve got you covered. Check out this mega list of easy-peasy recipes. …

Cooking

Anxiety, Depression or Both?

Anxiety and depression go together like peanut butter and jelly, peas and carrots, or bacon and eggs. And while they don't exactly taste great …

Depression

How to Defeat the No.1 Killer of Your Happiness

It's ghastly to be surrounded by negative people, isn't it?<p>And even ghastlier when some of those negative people are family and friends?<p>But odds are, not everyone around you shares your positive mindset. Or appreciates it.<p><b>Sometimes your 'nearest' aren't necessarily your 'dearest'.</b><p>The cynics and …

Happiness

I failed at attachment parenting and my kids got a lot happier

Since becoming a mother two years ago, I have been haunted by the notion of attachment parenting. Its basic tenets—breastfeeding into toddlerhood, co-sleeping, and generally staying glommed onto your child at every possible moment—initially struck me as blissful, if wildly ambitious. No mother …

Parenting

Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden - Quiet Corner

DIY Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden<p>With winter now firmly behind us, some homeowners are busy tending to their revitalized garden and …

24 Things You Need to Do to Heal Your Life From Anxiety

1. The opposite of addiction isn't sobriety, it's connection. The same is true for anxiety. Anxiety is being disconnected from the present moment, other people, or yourself. Usually all three. You must reconnect with your life.<p>2. You must give yourself permission to want what you really want. There …

Self-help
Health

3 Things Science Recently Learned About Money and Happiness

Should you keep chasing the next dollar or kick back a little? Research weighs in.<p>The wisdom of the ages insists that money can't buy happiness. At the same time, having to count every penny is stressful and often outright misery inducing, so clearly money can buy <i>some</i> level of life improvement. But …

Happiness

California Pizza Kitchen’s Secret Mac And Cheese Recipe

A few years ago, when my husband was traveling a ton for business and I needed to do something—<i>anything</i>—to get the kids out of the house, we found …

Comfort Food

Breastfeeding Made Me A Hot Mess

“Breast is Best.” It’s the biggest battle in the Mommy Wars. I didn’t even know what Mommy Wars meant until a tried to Google my way through …

Parenting