Cheri Riggins

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They raise the world's happiest children - so is it time you went Dutch?

Two toddlers have just chased each other to the top of a climbing frame and are jostling to get down the slide first. Their mothers are lost in conversation on a nearby park bench. In the distance, a dog barks and a little boy ambles along on his balance bike, trailed by his grandfather who is …

5-Ingredient Sugar Cookies Will Forever Change Your Holiday Baking Game Plan

It's not until I tried a four-ingredient peanut butter cookie recipe that I could believe such a feat is possible. When Philia Kelnhofer's <b>Fast and Easy Five-Ingredient Recipes</b> ($12) (published by The Countryman Press) came out, I turned straight toward the dessert section to see if I could find …

Super Simple Soups

Streamlined ingredients and quick flavor-building techniques give you easy soup dinners. Each recipe is designed to use as few ingredients as …

Cooking

The secret to making better pie crust

While pie crust is far from boring (cut-outs! lattice!), its flavor has mostly played second fiddle to that of the filling. That is, until Ashley Capps, pastry chef at Buxton Hall Barbecue, blew our minds. She adds flavorings to her pie dough that back up the fillings. The way Capps uses ground …

People are making themselves miserable by trying too hard to be happy

In the wake of global events like Brexit and Donald Trump’s victory, it’s hard for a lot of people to feel happy right now. And according to psychology, we shouldn’t try to fight it.<p>A growing body of research suggests that striving for happiness as an end in itself can be self-defeating. In fact, …

Happiness

The Pecan Pie to Make This Thanksgiving, According to Pinterest

Finding the perfect showstopping pecan pie recipe can take just as much time as planning your entire Thanksgiving menu. You want a recipe that blends …

Devouring Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

"Delicious soft oatmeal chocolate chip cookies that are easy to make and are great for digestion!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup butter, softened<p>1 cup brown …

30 Great Literature Quotes About Happiness

<i>Here are 30 great quotes about happiness from authors and poets [gathered by Regina Kenney].</i><p><b>“For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of</b> …

Happiness

A Single-Serving Chocolate Chip Cookie for When You Don't Want to Whip Up a Full Batch

A sugar craving hits. But—gasp—you ate the last Newman-O yesterday. And there’s nothing but a bite of ice cream left in the freezer (not even worth …

When did 2016 become all about men?

2016 was supposed to be the year of women, but fittingly, it’s been all about men.<p>Although it’s the first time a woman is genuinely close to winning the White House, her campaign has been overshadowed by transgressive male behaviors: alleged criminal acts inspired by their dicks.<p>Take your pick: …

Former TV Doctors Get Back in Their Scrubs for Cigna Commercial

Doctors McDreamy, Hawkeye, Cuddy, Turk, and Carter are scrubbing in.<p>Some of TV's top docs got together for a Super Bowl-caliber commercial for health service company Cigna.<p>The super surgical squad includes: Patrick Dempsey, who played Dr. Derek "McDreamy" Shepherd on "Grey's Anatomy;" Alan Alda, …