Charlene Mani

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Make Any of These 50+ Healthy, No-Bake Desserts and Everyone Will Ask, "Can I Have the Recipe?"

When turning on your oven is just not happening, whip up one of these healthy no-bake desserts. From vegan to low-carb to low-sugar to gluten-free, we have a recipe for everyone! The no-bake brownies (that taste like chocolate caramel!), low-calorie chocolate cherry ice cream, and frozen chocolate …

Healthy Eating

Union exemption cases prove religion and politics really don't mix

A Christian teacher who objected to his union fighting a Chilliwack, B.C. school trustee over comments on transgender children has lost his bid for a …

Religion

Gene Therapy: God Discusses Its Future Possibilities

I often wonder what the next generations will consider our times’ alchemy, leeching, and <i>humours</i>. We think we are advanced (lasers! transcatheter …

Medical Conditions

Are You an Artist (or Artistically Inclined)? License Your Work: You'll Make Money.

And you don't need an agent or a booth at a trade show.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a creative person, I've always found the opportunity to license my ideas rather than sell them myself irresistable. Over the years, I haven't wanted to run a business so …

Licensing

5 Genius Insights to Start a Lucrative Side Hustle

Top entrepreneurs share how their first side hustles made them successful today.<p>Acorns grow into oak trees. Many successful entrepreneurs started …

8 Books to Read If You're a New Mom, According to Other Moms Who've Been There

Meg Suderman's son Harvey was just born in March, but she's already learned an important lesson since he arrived. Like most new moms, Meg sometimes …

I Tried 5 Natural Deodorants Training for a 10K—Here's the One I Recommend

Confession: Up until a month ago, I was still using an aluminum-laden antiperspirant. I know, I know, studies have drawn links between aluminum and …

For First Time Blogger Entrepreneurs: How to Increase the Reach of Your Blogs to Monetize it

Ensuring traffic flow for blogs is not easy, but can be done systematically.<p><b>Draft a proper logic for your content</b>: Going with the flow and trend is easy, but what differentiates your blog is the logic on which you have crafted content. This logic should be unique from competition and must …

National e-commerce policy: Experts highlight eight factors that the upcoming document should focus on

The government is planning to finalise a framework for a national e-commerce policy in six months, to deal with issues relating to taxation, …

Matchmaker friend kept important detail a secret: Ask Ellie | The Star

<b>He hadn’t planned to get “involved” but he’d developed feelings for me and kept putting off telling the truth.</b><p><b>I was mortified. All his friends knew</b> …

Relationships

All Parents With Young Kids Should Know About These 23 Hacks

How to handle finger paints, blocked sinuses, and muddy strollers like a boss.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

6 Netflix Films Millennials Should Be Bingeing On

Millennials saw the phrase “Netflix and chill” raise to popularity, for good reason. According to DMR, 79% of American millennials use Netflix, making it a desirable platform to capture this generation’s attention.<p>Beyond that, millennials themselves are finding value in Netflix, whether it’s to …

Women of Color

Virgin, 29, Pregnant With 1st Miracle Baby — How She Conceived Without Ever Having Sex

A woman who is still a virgin and plans to never have sex found out she is pregnant. Learn how she achieved her goal of having a child without a …

Stressed About Turning Your Idea Into a Product? Read This

Meet entrepreneur Jason Simmons of DeadSoxy, as we talk startup sense, cold calls, product-centricity, oh, and the ups and downs of building a sock brand.<p>The toughest part of being an inventor or an entrepreneur is all of the unknowns. There are no guarantees and there is a lot of room for failure. …

Customer Service

Your Tight Lower Back Needs This 4-Minute Stretch Session STAT!

If you've been sitting hunched over your computer for hours and just realized that your lower back is so tight, it even hurts to straighten up your torso. Your lower back needs some love! Slowly move onto the floor and do this four-minute stretching routine. It not only targets the lower back, but …

The best books for babies’ brains, according to psychological research

Parents often receive books at pediatric checkups via programs like Reach Out and Read and hear from a variety of health professionals and educators that reading to their kids is critical for supporting development.<p>The pro-reading message is getting through to parents, who recognize that it’s an …

Eye Tracking

YouTube Shuts Down Disturbing Channel Featuring a Single Dad & His Daughters

The platform has terminated the "Toy Freaks" channel which featured clips of the dad and his daughter in various upsetting situations.<p>As part of their recent crackdown on inappropriate or downright horrifying content that could end up being viewed by children, YouTube has terminated "Toy Freaks," a …

Internet

6 Steps to Building a Million-Dollar Ecommerce Site in 60 Days

Jared Goetz spent only 30 minutes a day and built a colossal Shopify sales machine.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Jared Goetz, serial entrepreneur and member of The Oracles, always had a knack for reaching an audience. At 26 years old, he’s co-founded four …

eCommerce

Soneva Jani: Inside one of the Maldives' most luxurious resorts

<b>(CNN) —</b> When it comes to Maldives travel , you have to try pretty hard to have a bad vacation.<p>Made up of more than 1,000 islands that sit in 26 reef-framed atolls, this tiny nation's waters of seemingly infinite shades of blue and green slide into patches of white sands and dark corals.<p>There are …

Kitesurfing

Plane crash-lands after slamming into tree

A pilot survived a dramatic crash landing in a parking lot in Connecticut.

Turner Broadcasting

Watch This Newscaster Lose It On Air Because of Technical Difficulties

If you’re having a hard time making it to the end of the work week, you’re not alone — newscaster Doug Fernandez of KOAT Action News in Albuquerque, …

New Mexico

Top Trump aide warns Syria: 'I wouldn't test Donald J. Trump'

<b>(CNN) —</b> As the White House warned that Syria could possibly be preparing for another chemical weapons attack, and that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad could face a "heavy price" if one is carried out, a top adviser to President Donald Trump issued a stern warning Tuesday night: "I wouldn't test …

Donald Trump

Trump Official: We ‘Let the Biggest Perpetrator of Fake News into the Oval Office’

Team Trump is “either in bed with the Russians or too stupid to understand the severity of this mistake,” an official fumed after Kremlin press got …

Singapore’s eat street: the Keong Saik Road's best food

Once a hangout for small-time criminals, Keong Saik Road has slowly transformed from Singapore’s red-light district into one of the country’s most eclectic and experimental dining hotspots. From bold brunches to a nightcap at a speakeasy, this once seedy stretch now has tantalising dining options …

Food & Dining

Kanye West Has Deleted All of His Social Media

He's taking a break from Twitter and Instagram.<p>Kanye West is officially taking a break from social media, and deleted both his Twitter and Instagram accounts Friday.<p>The rapper's decision to step away from the social media spotlight comes just days after Kim Kardashian confirmed that her husband has …

Chamath Palihapitiya wants to change the world

How the son of Sri Lankan immigrants grew up poor in Ottawa, became buddies with Mark Zuckerberg, made a fortune at Facebook, and set out to solve the problems of the 99%<p>A brisk wind is mussing up <i>Vanity Fair</i> editor Graydon Carter's curious pageboy hairdo. It's a sunny autumn morning in San …

The top 18 trends of 2018 are here!

Buzz about turmeric’s anti-inflammatory powers dominated 2017, but 2018 is all about moringa. North American healthy food companies have discovered …