Ashley Kelly

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23 Minimalist Engagement Rings For The Non-Flashy Bride

In a marketplace full of bold trends and a competition for Kim Kardashian-scale rocks, it's no surprise that minimalism has stuck around. Sure, …

Jewelry

Praline-Pumpkin Torte Is The Perfect Thanksgiving Dessert

This sweet treat is an oh-so-decadent choice for your Thanksgiving dessert table. Praline and pumpkin are the epitome of fall flavor, and this …

Chicken Gyro Salad With Tzatziki Dressing

• Calories 463<br>• Fat 22g<br>• Sat fat 5g<br>• Cholesterol 224mg<br>• Fiber 3g<br>• Protein 49g<br>• Carbohydrate 17g<br>• Sodium 1350mg<br>• Sugar 5g<p>Calories 463<br>• Fat 22g<br>• Sat fat 5g<br>• Cholesterol …

20 Cheap and Easy Slow-Cooker Recipes You Need in Your Life

Utilizing your slow cooker is one of the easiest ways to not only cook more at home, but also to stick to your budget. You can throw just about anything — from pantry staples to affordable cuts of meat — into a slow cooker and let it simmer for hours, and you'll get a hearty, flavorful meal that …

5 Inspirational Books That Will Boost Your Growth

Regardless of who you are and what you do, there will be periods both in your personal and professional life where you will feel less than motivated …

Motivation

Go ahead, curse in front of your kids

I always seasoned my vocabulary with as many four-letter words as 50-cent ones, at least until my first child was born two years ago. That's when I found myself — and I'm almost embarrassed to admit it — watching my language. Something deep in my subconscious told me that profanity might harm him …

Psychology

8 potato-free ways to satisfy your french fry cravings

Take the fry path less traveled, like strips of summery zucchini or polenta-like chickpea flour fries. Here are eight ways to fuel your french fry …

Cooking

7 Mexican Beach Escapes You Can Visit Tomorrow

If you’re plotting your next summer adventure, we have some marquee destinations for your consideration. Everyone from surfers to spa hounds will …

An Entrepreneur's 3 Steps to Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How do you know if you’re a true entrepreneurial success?<p>A lot of entrepreneurs strive for the kind of success that can be measured in cars, beach houses and Rolex watches. But according to my wildly successful mentor Jim Bunch, true …

Your Surroundings Are More Important to Success Than You Think

Your environment--including the people you surround yourself with--is the clearest indicator of who you are and who you're becoming.<p>If you want to make any permanent change in your life, willpower won't get you there.<p>Whether you want to get healthier, stop using social media so much, improve your …

98 Best Motivational Quotes to Make You More Successful | Inc.com

Motivational quotes can make a surprisingly big difference, lifting your spirits when you're down and encouraging you to even greater heights when you've hit a plateau.<p>That's because success is an outcome. Becoming successful--however you choose to define "success," since everyone's definition …

Motivation

Travel Secrets of the World’s Most Exclusive Credit Card

The invitation-only card costs $10,000 and doesn’t even come with a sign-up bonus.<p><i>In On Points, Brian Kelly, founder of The Points Guy, shares his</i> …

Infographic: How Travel Makes You a Better Entrepreneur

The simple act of taking a vacation can improve your health, boost your happiness, and prolong your life. However, traveling to an exotic destination …

High hopes for tiny house made from hemp

Joking aside, it's important to note that hemp construction isn't new or even unusual outside the US, and makes sense as a sustainable building …

14 Warming Vegan Main Dishes for Chilly Nights

While many of us (myself included) associate winter with meat- and dairy-rich comfort food—slow-cooked meat sauces, cheesy casseroles, thick beef stews—you don't have to load yourself with animal protein to enjoy a hearty meal. Whether you're full-on committing yourself to animal-free eating or …

The Strange (But Effective) Way to Stick to Hard Goals

There’s a saying that you should never trust a skinny chef. By that logic, you should never trust an out of shape behavioral designer.<p>Over the past …

Drink Your Veggies: 13 Delicious Vegetable Juice and Smoothie Recipes

It took me a long time to understand green juice. It always seemed like a silly health food fad to me, and I'm not interested in detox—I just want delicious food. But then I got a high-end blender and started making smoothies with a little spinach, a little kale, a bell pepper, just to experiment. …

Why You Should Stop Steaming Your Mussels

Unlock the briny bivalves' potential by broiling, pickling and wrapping them in pancetta.<p>Steam some mussels in broth or wine, add some crusty bread …

'Sextremist' FEMEN Leader Inna Shevchenko Defies Death Threats

The leader of a notorious "sextremist" group has vowed to keep baring her breasts in the name of feminism despite the fact it puts a target on her back.<p>Inna Shevchenko, who helped to found the FEMEN topless protest movement, was on stage during a freedom of speech event in Copenhagen when a gunman …

Pope Benedict XVI

Gratitude Physically Changes Your Brain, New Study Says

New research reveals the biology of why gratitude is such a powerful happiness booster.<p>Fad diets aside, we all know the basic formula for greater physical health -- eat less junk and exercise more. The same can be said for greater happiness. Sure mental health is hugely complex, but the research on …

The top 10 best value travel destinations of 2016

British holidaymakers are able to benefit from an increase of up to 31 per cent in spending power in numerous resorts and cities worldwide this year, according to figures released by the Post Office.<p>Portugal’s Algarve region has been revealed as the best value destination for UK tourists in 2016 …

10 unique hotels to stay at before you die

From ice manors in Sweden to al fresco wooden lodges in Botswana to hanging pods in Peru, some hotels can make your trip unforgettable.<p>Here are the ones you need to visit during your lifetime.

The World's 12 Best Places To Live Or Retire In 2016

The secret to taking control of your retirement in 2016 and making this phase of life a grand adventure, even if your retirement nest egg is modest, is expanding your horizons. Take your retirement global and you can maximize your quality-of-life return for every dollar spent.<p>Where should you …

The Happiness Code

Last summer, three dozen people, mostly programmers in their 20s, gathered in a rented house in San Leandro, Calif., a sleepy suburb of San Francisco, for a lesson in ‘‘comfort-zone expansion.’’ An instructor, Michael Smith, opened the session with a brief lecture on identity, which, he observed, …

Psychology

Make Your Own Almond Milk—Just Avoid These 6 Common Mistakes

Want perfectly smooth and creamy homemade nut milk? Don't make these mistakes.<p>Let's be real here: Most homemade almond milk is just not great. If it's not too bitter its weirdly watery and gritty at the same time. But it doesn't have to be this way. Homemade nut milk can be every bit as creamy, …

Flavors

The Secret To Being Happy And Loving Your Job

There is no way to happiness; happiness is the way.<p><i>This story is part of our monthlong “</i><i>Work Well</i><i>” initiative, which focuses on thriving in the workplace. You can find more stories from this project</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>Having a meaningful job does not guarantee happiness.<p>The truth is often the other way around. It …

Swap Out Your Coffee for This Super-Healthy Matcha Smoothie

Not too sweet, and you still get a morning boost.<p>Sure, there are people who can get up and function in the morning without a jolt of caffeine. Most of us, however, are not those people. Which means that, when we’re trying to feel a little less dependent on the life force that is coffee, we turn to …

Breakfast

The 7 Step Morning Ritual That Will Make You Happy All Day

We read a lot about this or that morning ritual that will make you productive. But what about one that makes you happy?Research shows that being …

Happiness