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10 Ways to Breakfast Like a Southerner

Southern cooks face all of the same challenges as everyone else in getting breakfast on the table, but that doesn't mean we can't take advantage of …

10 things you should never say to your kids

Parenting is one of the toughest jobs out there, and in her work as the Director of the Barnard Center for Toddler Development and the author of "How Toddlers Thrive," Dr. Tovah Klein has seen plenty of questionable parenting tactics.<p>While perfection is probably not a realistic goal to aim for, …

21 Thought-Provoking Books That Will Stay On Your Mind For Days

Prepare to make your bookshelf considerably heavier.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

The Best St. Patrick's Day Crock Pot Recipes

All the joys of Irish food, with all the ease of a Crock Pot.<p>Saint Patrick’s Day is one of our favorite food holidays. Sure, it doesn’t generate the same excitement as Thanksgiving, but it gives us the excuse to make some of our favorite wintertime dishes right at the moment when it feels like the …

15 Healthyish Snacks That Will Actually Fill You Up

Tasty stuff to have on-the-go or prep ahead of time.

Fix Your Bad Posture

If years of your mother telling you to sit up straight didn’t get the message through, I’m here to tell you that posture is important. The way your …

How to Keep Your Children From Learning Stereotypes

How can modern parents raise the next generation to be free from corrosive gender and racial stereotypes? By the time children start elementary …

New York University

Tip: The Deep Lunge Test

Test your hips for tightness before leg day, then do this drill to make them feel great.<p>Can You Pass The Test?<p>Getting feedback from your body is one …

Workouts

10 Irish Dishes You Can Make in a Slow Cooker For St. Patrick's Day

For St. Patrick's Day, slow-cook your way to a comforting Irish meal. From Irish cream lattes to Guinness-spiked soups to succulent corned beef, there's at least one hearty recipe in this list that you'll want to take on this year.

6 Apps to Propel Your Business in 2017

Use technology to make your life easier and your business more successful.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If your New Year’s resolution was to start a business, or grow your current one, there are tons of digital resources that can make your life a lot easier …

Small Business

Why it’s important to read aloud with your kids, and how to make it count

One of the most important things parents can do, beyond keeping kids healthy and safe, is to read with them. That means starting when they are newborns and not even able to talk, and continuing well beyond the years that they can read by themselves. Study after study shows that early reading with …

Kids

Put Your Shoulders in Place: Progressive Posture Alignment, Part 3

Welcome to week three of my four-week program for better posture and alignment. The focus of this week is shoulder alignment.<p>Miss a week? Click to …

Yoga

Knock Them On Their Asses

The 2 Mandatory Lifts For High-Speed Strength<p>Sports, Speed, and Specificity<p>When lifters talk about specificity, they're usually talking about an …

How to Use Psychology to Create High-Performing Content

Focus on what your audience is thinking, not what your competitors are doing.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When email marketing first started becoming popular in the late 1990s, it was possible to get open rates over 80 percent. When AdWords started getting …

Marketing

Want to raise empowered women? Start in middle school.

When my girlfriends and I share stories about our first jobs, we shake our heads at our meekness. Susan recalls her boss at a company in Paris. “She would fly off the handle at the smallest things, screaming, ‘Vous êtes nul!’ — ‘You are nothing!’ ” Susan would retreat to the bathroom to cry. “I was …

Parenting

Slow-Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage

7 Things I’ve Learned From Making Pizza Every Sunday

It has recently become my mission to master the art of homemade pizza. Because if I’m going to be known for being really good at making something, …

Pizza

Colcannon

Steam the potatoes in their skins for 30 minutes. Peel them using a knife and fork. Chop with a knife before mashing. Mash thoroughly to remove all …

This 4-year-old dawdles, and his parents are stuck

<i>Q: How can I encourage my 4½ -year-old to follow directions? I know it’s normal for him to dawdle, putter around and even ignore me, but it’s maddening. I’ve gotten into the trap of repeating/reminding and then getting annoyed, so I know this problem is on me. But I’m stuck on how to fix it. I</i> …

Parenting

24 Warm Dessert Recipes for All of Your Winter Sweets Needs

Winter is the perfect time of year to hone your baking skills. After all, there’s nothing cozier than cuddling up on the couch with a soft blanket and a tray of warm brownies, fresh from the oven. A mug of spiked hot chocolate sipped in front of the fire does the trick too, and we’d never turn our …

Our Skillet Slutty Brownie Satisfies Your Whole Squad

You need to see inside.<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>The Slutty Brownie is a dessert trend that just hasn't died. It's kind of amazing, actually: Since The …

5 things parents can do to boost a child's self-confidence

It's a thin line to walk. Help them too much and they won't learn for themselves, but don't help them enough and they might get themselves into actual trouble.<p>Child development experts Dr. Tovah Klein and Angela Hanscom shared their advice for navigating that balancing act and raising capable, …

The Best Days to Send Email Campaigns and Other Email Marketing Tips

Email marketing can be an effective way to drive business, but it requires that you invest time into a strategy.<p>4 min read<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>Reportedly, 83 percent of marketers consider email their primary lead generation channel. While email …

Marketing

The 15 most popular Super Bowl snack recipes

The Super Bowl is this weekend, which means it's a good time to start thinking about easy, crowd-pleasing snacks to make.<p>We asked Pinterest to help us find some of the most popular recipes out there.<p>From baked zucchini chips to Triscuit pizza, below are the site's 15 most pinned snacks.

10 black food bloggers share recipes so irresistible, you'll want to cook them all ASAP

Not sure what to make for dinner tonight? We asked some of our favorite black food bloggers to share their most cherished recipes with us. From a …

How to talk to your kids about family addiction

By the time my daughter Christina was 4, she had attended the funerals of my elder sister and my mother, both of whom died of alcoholism-related illness at the respective ages of 42 and 67.<p>I don’t remember the first time Christina asked how her “Nonnie” and aunt died, but I do remember my answer: …

5 Fantastic Super Bowl Party Appetizers

If you are gearing up to host a Super Bowl party this weekend, surprise your crowd with one of these five game-changing party appetizers, guaranteed …

Ready for the Super Bowl? Score big with these 20 recipes

Super wings, grilled shrimp cocktail, double-chocolate brownies, stuffed peppers, beer nuts and more. The Super Bowl is this Sunday — do you have a game plan ready to feed your hungry fans? Beyond the big screen TV and a cooler stocked with ice cold drinks, this is one party that's all about the …

What to do with a controlling 7-year-old?

<i>Q: My son is 7, and basically every day we argue with him about getting dressed. He often asks us to dress him, which of course we don’t do. Every night when he brushes his teeth and goes to the bathroom, he asks for or demands company in the four minutes it takes to complete those tasks. When he</i> …