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10 Ways to Give Your Child a Head Start in Life

It takes a village to raise an intelligent child.<p>There's a saying that children are the future. If you're a parent, or are considering becoming a parent sometime in the future, you should give some thought to how you would raise your offspring to become the most successful that they can.<p>With my …

When You Can Start Getting Fit With Baby

Surprise, surprise - exercising after giving birth is good for you! You didn't think we'd tell you to sit on the couch and eat cake, did you?<p>The …

Soft Pretzels

SERVES 6<br>YOU’LL NEED<br>1.5 cups warm water<br>1 TBS sugar<br>2 TSP kosher salt<br>2 ¼ tsp active dry yeast<br>4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour,<br>2 oz unsalted butter, melted<br>10 …

Recipes

OMG: Science Says Drinking Wine Might Make You Smarter

We were pretty darn thrilled to find out that talking to our pets is a sign of intelligence (not that we had any doubt, natch), and we were utterly jealous of the office providing “Press for Champagne” buttons for their employees. But now, those two worlds have (kinda, sorta) collided, as it turns …

How to Make Pillowy, Perfect Ricotta Dumplings

In her newest book, <i>Tartine All Day</i>, San Francisco-based pastry chef Elisabeth Prueitt features a recipe for ricotta dumplings, which she says is one of her favorite dinners — it comes together quickly, is gluten-free (important for her because she has a gluten intolerance), and is ultra …

Crockpots Aren't Just for Winter—These 3 Recipes Were Made for Spring

Nothing says winter like a simmering slow cooker meal, but the convenience of the crockpot shouldn't be confined to half of the year only. To be …

How to Eat a Bag of Chips for Dinner, but Like a Grown-Up

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F.<p>Heat the oil in a large saucepan over medium heat until shimmering. Add the onion, garlic, …

Recipes

Asparagus is in season. We have recipes

<b>What's in season:</b> Another sure sign of spring: Beautiful bunches of asparagus, a member of the lily family, are showing up at market stands. The popular vegetable can generally be found through the spring months into early summer. Look for tender, thin stalks or more robust jumbo bunches, with …

Insanely Easy Weeknight Dinners To Try This Week

Every week, we're delivering five easy-to-make, insanely delicious dinners, so you can put that takeout habit on hold.<p>Monday: Loaded Baked Sweet …

50 Easter Menu Recipes

Happy weekend!This is the first year I’m hosting Easter. At age 31, I feel I should have done this by now? But it’s always been a family holiday at …

Tasty Cook-Off: Fried Chicken

We had three coworkers challenge each other to a fried chicken cook-off!

Lunch Skewers, 10 Ways

Kids will actually look forward to finishing leftovers when they're transformed into these fun, hand-held lunch skewers.<p>Better the Second Time<p>It's …

Asparagus, Canadian Bacon, and Cheese Frittata: Low Carb

Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:40 minPrep:20 minInactive:5 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:2 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories372 …

18 Cookbooks You Will Want This Spring

Bookstore to table<p>It's no secret that the restaurant scene comes alive in the spring, with every food joint around seemingly debuting a new menu and slew of specials inspired by the abundance of new produce that becomes available on the market. And while, on first glance, it may appear like chefs …

One Meal Fits All: 10 Dinners The Whole Family Will Enjoy

There’s no better feeling when everyone leaves the table satisfied and happy — especially the picky eaters. From 30-Minute Asian Beef Bowls to Tortilla Crusted Tilapia, these tested and perfected recipes appeal to kids and adults alike.<p>1. 30-Minute Asian Beef Bowls<p>This dish is a MAJOR …

7 things every happy person does before 8am

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move forward sometimes. From having a full-time job, to working on your relationships with your loved ones, …

Starter kits help you grow a garden for butterflies

The National Wildlife Federation has launched a “Butterfly Heroes” campaign to help protect America’s monarch butterfly and pollinator populations. …

13 Easter Treats That Look As Sweet As They Taste

Cakes and other make-ahead Easter desserts are always welcome at the brunch table. And when it comes to Cadbury Egg recipes — what’s not to love? But if you’re looking for crafty concoctions that will satisfy your sweet tooth AND double as festive Easter dessert table decor, we’ve got your back. …

12 Parenting Apps You Didn't Know You Needed (But You Do)

If you ask a parent about their favorite apps for kids, they are bound to rattle off a handful of apps their kids just can’t live without. And we’re …

Apps

Scientists Have Found a New Way to Get Cancer Cells to Self-Destruct

Set proteins to "kill".<p>A newly discovered mechanism causes cancerous cells to kill themselves off, and researchers say it could be particularly …

15 *Breakfast for Dinner* Recipes Starring Eggs

It’s seems like there’s nothing eggs can’t do. Whether you’re pairing them with avocados or decorating them like far-away galaxies, chances are you’re more than familiar with the mighty egg. But there’s one place we don’t often get to enjoy them — the dinner table. Aside from carbonara, eggs don’t …

The Best DIY Pet Toys You Can Make From Stuff You Have at Home

Pet toys can make your dog or cat happier, more mentally engaged, and more entertaining to hang out with. Buying toys is fine, but it can add up and …

11 plant combos you should grow side-by-side

Nasturtium + Cucumber<p>'For me, companion planting is about bringing pollinators and beneficial insects to your garden to improve biodiversity,' says …

5 Daily Habits of the Brightest and Happiest People

It comes down to what you can and cannot control.<p>Every day we are faced with decisions that are out of our control. Next time you miss that important appointment because the Uber driver got lost, or your grumpy boss is throwing a hissy-fit, remember to chalk it up to chance. You're not …

Why You Should Wake Up at 5 A.M. Every Day

Even if you're not an early riser, changing your routine could improve your productivity.<p>I used to wake up before dawn. My roommate and I would stumble down the streets of NYC at 5 in the morning and talk about anything and everything our brains could handle. (As for why we decided to wake up at …

Time Management

The 24 coolest towns in the USA - 2017 - Matador Network

The 24 coolest towns in the USA – 2017<p>WARNING: If you’re looking for some algorithmically-based, data-driven list of towns, you may want to ignore …

Outdoors

7 airports that offer free city tours during layovers

1. Incheon Airport, Seoul, South Korea<p>Incheon Airport offers not one, but eight (!), tours for travelers on a layover. Visitors with time for an hour-long tour can visit Yonggungsa Temple, a Buddhist temple built in 1376.<p>Visitors with a bit more time have even more options. There's the Incheon …

Salt Lake City

Beyond Burgers: 14 Easy Ground Beef Recipes

If I buy ground beef, nine times out of ten it's because I'm making hamburgers. There's nothing wrong with that, but recently I've been wanting to mix things up a little bit. Fortunately, I can always trust the Serious Eats recipe archives to get me out of a culinary rut. There's a whole world of …

The one thing you can do to be happier at work

You steer clear of the office gossip, tackle your to-do list with ease, and even clock in a quick stroll around the office whenever your mind gets …

Happiness