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The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Have First Thing When You Wake Up In The Morning

The food and drink choices we make in the morning can set the stage for a day of great eating. Provided we’re selecting the right anti-inflammatory …

The 9 Most Anticipated Restaurants in Austin, Spring 2018

Now that South by Southwest is over, it’s time to look forward to Austin’s newest slate of restaurants this spring. The biggest of ‘em all: <b>Loro</b>, the highly anticipated restaurant from Austin superstar chefs Tyson Cole and Aaron Franklin, which opened yesterday.<p>Other new spring openings include the</b> …

Texas

The To-Do List Method That Finally Got My Life In Order

Who knew graph paper could make such a difference?<p>You’ve probably heard by now about the life-changing magic of a functional to-do list. <i>You’ll be</i> …

Productivity

Our Most Versatile Slow Cooker Supper Recipes Ever

Ah, the beauty of slow cooking.<p>Relaxed winter nights call for satisfying no-fuss suppers. Pick your protein of choice, toss in fresh ingredients, and …

“Real Deal” Coconut Shrimp

<i>In Ben Mim’s single ingredient-focused book,</i> Coconut, <i>he cracks open tips and tricks for cooking this tropical fruit into both savory and sweet dishes.</i><p>…

All-Crust Sheet Pan Chicken Pot Pie

If your favorite part of the chicken pot pie is the crust, we've got you covered. This creamy version is topped with acres of light and flaky pastry …

Baking

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life | Inc.com

Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better person. Each experience--good and bad--makes you grow. Get along with life and surely, things …

Motivation

How the Republicans Broke Congress

In the past three days, Republican leaders in the Senate scrambled to corral votes for a tax bill that the Joint Committee on Taxation said would add $1 trillion to the deficit — without holding any meaningful committee hearings. Worse, Republican leaders have been blunt about their motivation: to …

6 Things Cyclists Are Told About Bike Repair That Are Wrong

Learning to take care of your bike is an exciting (and money-saving) part of being a cyclist. However, sometimes the wisdom and tips that get passed down aren’t quite what the bike mechanic ordered. We spoke to several bike mechanics, including Gene Carleton, who heads up Performance Bicycle’s …

The 4 Best Cycling Workouts

There are as many ways to train as there are coaches, plans, online articles, and books. Even seasoned riders can get lost in the sea of intensity zones, HIIT workouts, mobility moves, plyometrics, strength work, and core training. That’s because coaching and training advice trickles down from the …

Downtown Austin Is Getting a New Brewery

Downtown Austin is getting a new brewery with <b>Central District Brewing</b>. It'll be found within the Austin Convention Center garage on 5th and Red River streets. The plans for the brewery, from owners Julie Ballato and Angela Duley, were approved last week by Austin City Council. It’s aiming to open …

The Simple Formula to Improving Your Performance (in Anything) | Inc.com

We are all in search of secrets for the fountain of youth. Whether it's through the $3 billion cosmetic surgery industry, or through the $30 billion fitness industry, we are all seeking hacks that will give us a competitive edge physically, mentally, and intellectually.<p>What if you could simply …

Self-improvement

Guided Mind on the App Store

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Separation of Powers, Explained

<i>It’s been three weeks since President Donald Trump, with all the usual pomp, swore on not one but two Bibles to “preserve, protect and defend” the</i> …

Newest POTUS Rankings: Eisenhower Cracks the Top 5

The Presidents of the United States are ranked from time to time by historians, and four are always at the top - Washington, Lincoln and both …

The World's 10 Best Places to Retire

Whether you're just three years into your post-grad life or nearing 59.5 years (the age when you can start withdrawing 401k savings without …

Why Soup Might Be the Answer to Your Weight-Loss Prayers

By now, you’ve likely heard of juicing. But what about “souping”? Essentially, instead of downing green juice all day long, this cleanse involves …

From Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie To Ricotta Cheesecake: 12 Over-The-Top Holiday Desserts

'Tis the season for splurging. Indulge over the holidays in one (or all!) of these swoon-worthy desserts. And don't worry if you're not a baker: these recipes have all been tested and perfected so even the most inexperienced cooks can pull them off.<p><b>1. Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie</b><p>Just mention a …

An Egg and Cheese Bread That Will Float Your Boat

Go make khachapuri adjaruli, the Georgian flatbread best enjoyed by tearing pieces off the ends and dunking them into the melty cheese egg</i> …

Breakfast

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 …

How to Make the Ultimate Italian Breakfast

Russell Norman makes a lentil and leek bruschetta with soft-fried egg<p>Every year, the coming of Christmas is heralded earlier and earlier. In 2016, the window display at Selfridges on Oxford Street in London, for example, was unveiled just over a week before Halloween, making it the earliest festive …

Chicken Pot Shepherd's Pie

In a 4-qt. saucepan, cook potatoes in generously salted water until tender, about 20 minutes. Drain and pass in a potato ricer back into the pan. Add …

4 Add-On Apps That Will Supercharge Your Strava

Whether you want to compare yourself with riders around the world or tell your followers about your latest epic, there's absolutely an app for that<p>Over the past few years, the popularity of social networks for athletes has grown tremendously. Arguably the most popular interface is the …

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7 Bike Maintenance Mistakes to Avoid

A pro mechanic reveals the most common problems she sees, and how to avoid them<p>We all make mistakes, but SRAM mechanic Sara Jarrell says she frequently meets cyclists who make the same common errors when it comes to bike set up and maintenance. She has wrenched for World Cup racers, led skills …

These Are the World's 50 Best Bars, According to 'Drinks International'

Here's the just-released annual list of the World's 50 Best Bars, as decided by industry news magazine <i>Drinks International</i>.<p>For the fourth year in a row, London's <b>Artesian</b> nabbed the top spot. Located at the swanky Langham hotel in the West End, Artesian is run by Alex Kratena and Simone Caporale and …