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7 Tech Stocks With Rising Dividends

Want dividend growth? Forget staples or utilities, and try tech instead.<p>If you’re looking for dividend growth, stop looking at traditional dividend …

6 Stocks You Should Own Because Hedge Funds Don’t

<b>By Jen Wieczner</b><p>Illustration by Francesco Bongiorni for Fortune Magazine<p>May 20, 2016, 6:30 AM EST<p><i>Additional reporting by Scott DeCarlo</i><p>In a year full …

Healthy Eating

31 Vegetarian Recipes So Satisfying You’ll Want to Go Meatless for an Entire Month

Whether you’ve been a vegetarian for years, are just starting to think about going meatless, or simply looking for a few more veggie meals, get …


20 Pasta Recipes to Make this Fall

So long, fresh tomatoes and super ripe zucchini. We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more<p><b>So long, fresh tomatoes and super-ripe zucchini.</b> We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more. …


The Easy Vegetarian Recipes You Want And Need

You got this.<p>For one reason or another, making a filling and satisfying meat-free meal has the reputation of being a labor intensive process. Maybe the rumor stems from the fact that most vegetarian recipes call for fresh produce, which requires a little more prep. We're not sure. Either way, we're …


If you follow me on Snapchat (@designdarling if you’re so inclined), you know we’ve been cooking up a storm lately! Okay, not really anything …

10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

A practical guide to minimizing risk and maximizing success while living the entrepreneurial dream.<p>A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far …

Small Business

15 Pastas Absolutely Perfect for Spring

Our 15 favorite pasta recipes for spring, from gnocchi to lasagna to fettucine.<p>We're going to be eating a lot of seasonal ingredients around this time—we're firm believers that there's no such thing as too much asparagus. But you know what makes everything better? Pasta. Here are our favorite …

Italian Food

The Other Green Toast

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Toast says goodbye to avocado and welcomes peas as its new best friend.</i><p>There’s something providential about the pairing of peas and toast. In a lot of ways, they’re …

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …


18 Beautiful Cocktails To Sip This Spring

Raise your glass to warmer weather with these sophisticated drinks.<p>Warmer weather makes spring the perfect time to imbibe cocktails that are as delicious as they are pretty.

15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day

Gallery15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day<p>We adore a freshly squeezed glass of OJ—especially in winter, when citrus is at its peak—but sometimes you want something a little more unusual. Ever tried to juice a kumquat? Or a sweet potato? Curious about how to make good-tasting green juice? <b>Here</b> …

Melon, Mint, and Cucumber Smoothie

Refreshing and hydrating, this smoothie is a great way to get in a few extra helpings of fruits and veggies.

28 Times the Olsens Mastered the Whole Twinning Thing

One for every year of life they've graced us with.<p>One for every year of life they've graced us with.

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