Chris Rooney

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Will Past Trauma Always Resurface In A Relationship?

Dear Sugar Radio is a weekly podcast from member station WBUR. Hosts Steve Almond and Cheryl Strayed offer "radical empathy" and advice on everything from relationships and parenthood to dealing with drug problems or anxiety.<p>This time the Sugars consider a letter from a woman who says she is in …

Werner Herzog on Revenge Porn, Adult Diapers and the Internet’s Future

Since 1969, Werner Herzog has chased mirages in the Sahara desert, examined the plight of Nicaraguan child soldiers and documented the harrowing …

A Slow Cooker For A Generation Raised On The Food Network

The crock pot, a fixture of American cooking since the 1950s, gets an upgrade for today’s culinary tastes.<p>Before sous vide machines migrated from fine dining to domestic domains, before Keurigs and “The Keurig of Xs” began cluttering countertops, and before we started pulverizing food into a …

A Whole Roast Chicken Worth Making, Even for One

Since living alone, I kind of stopped eating chicken. Not because I don't like it, but because I like to buy my chickens whole and yet <b>a whole chicken for one has felt impossible</b>. Every time I've considered it, I'd think "I'll be stuck eating the thing for <i>how</i> many meals?"<p>When you're cooking for two, …

12 Pro Techniques Every Serious Home Cook Should Know

<i>BY BON APPÉTIT</i><p>Credit: Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>What's the difference between us and a professional chef tossing food …

Deep Frying

Colorado architecture students design rugged micro cabins for Outward Bound

Architecture students from the University of Colorado Denver have built a series of rustic dwellings for an outdoor education school in the Rocky …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

43 Truths About People, Relationships And The Rollercoaster Of Life

In Personal Development-speak, we are always talking about goals, outcomes, success, desires and dreams. In other words, all the stuff we want to do, …

Weight Loss

The Late Movies: 10 Great Documentaries You Can Watch Right Now (on Netflix)

If you haven't discovered Netflix and its instant streaming feature yet, it's pretty magical. I watch so many more movies now because of it -- and …

Sesame Street

The epiphany that turned me into a good baker

By Kathy Gunst<p>When I attended the Cordon Bleu School of Cookery in London in the late 1970s, I learned the foundations of French cuisine. But even as Ms. Cadbury was teaching us the proper way to fold butter into puff pastry and the technique for making silky béarnaise sauce, I made a silent vow to …

10 Signs You and Your Partner Are a Great Match

No couple is perfect, but you two are pretty close.<p>You’re pretty sure you’ve finally found that right person for you. You know, the one who listens intently while you vent about your grueling day at work and is there to hold you tightly on the couch with your Netflix queue already lined up. But how …

6 Reasons People Leave Relationships

Embed from Getty Images<i>A breakdown of what goes wrong and what you can do so they’ll choose to stay.</i>____No two relationships are the same but the …

Relationships

Couples Need This Even More Than Love

I strongly believe that understanding is more important than love, especially when it comes to parenting and intimate relationships. As a …

Relationships

How To Be A Happier Human Being Even When You're Failing

If there’s one theme that dominates the field of positive psychology, it’s that we can become happier human beings–and that increased happiness will benefit our health and success. Indeed, evidence suggests that we can rewire our brains for greater positivity through relatively simple daily …

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8 Bad Relationship Habits You Really Need To Quit

8 Bad Relationship Habits You Really Need To Quit<p>Here are eight relationship habits you need to quit.<p>1. <b>Being Unappreciative</b><p>A typical scenario. A girl …

How to Keep Things Exciting Even When You've Been Dating Forever

Dating coach and Cosmo columnist Matthew Hussey tells you how to keep your sex life stronger for longer.<p>One of the greatest things about being coupled up is having someone you trust to sexually explore with, right? In new hookups, people don't know our boundaries or the secrets of what we're really …

15 secrets for a happy marriage

"Happily ever after" can be achieved in real life just as it does in fairy tales. Although, it isn't something that is reached from one minute to the …

Happiness

7 Easy Steps to be Blissfully Happy in a Relationship

Learn the secret behind knowing how to be happy in a relationship. It takes just seven simple steps to bring love and happiness into a …

Relationships

The 4 Keys to Keeping Love Alive Long-Term

A commercial for Kia Motors featuring supermodel Adriana Lima that aired during the Super Bowl painted a pretty sad state of affairs with regards to …

Happiness

42 Recipes That Are a Zillion Times Better Because of Fish Sauce

Basically instant umami—and one of the most unexpectedly versatile condiments on earth.<p>If you look up umami in the dictionary, we bet you'll find a big ol' bottle of fish sauce (usually made from anchovies, salt, and water) as the entry. A staple in Southeast Asian cooking, fish sauce adds a hit of …

The One Change I Made To Overcome Years Of Depression & Anxiety

It’s commonly known that alcohol is a "depressant"—but the truth about how alcohol affects someone who suffers from depression is not often discussed.<p>…

Alcohol

Breakup Brain: Getting Over a Lost Lover is Like Quitting Drugs, Says Neuroscientist

The symptoms of heartbreak, such as cravings and dependence, are similar to drug withdrawal, says neuroscientist Lucy Brown.<p>Dr. Lucy Brown is annoyed …

Albert Einstein

Zahav's Hummus Tehina Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Chef Solomonov writes, "The secret to great Israeli-style hummus is an obscene amount of tehina, as much as half of the recipe by weight, so it's especially important to use the best quality you can find. Unlike Greek-style hummus, which is heavy on garlic and lemon, Israeli hummus is …

6 Grateful Habits for Happiness

So often we count what is missing from our lives, focusing on what is <i>not</i> there.<p>In doing this, we create a form of "negative hallucination," a state of mind that blinds us to so much of what is actually there -- a really self-defeating way to pass our days.<p>By dwelling on what we lack we create …

Happiness

7 Genius Recipes for Cooking the Finest Chicken of your Life

Here are seven brilliant, proven, utterly delicious chicken recipes from some of the greatest cookbook authors of the last 50 years—how about that?<p><b>So next time I dare you to trust me and try something a little weird—sunflower seed risotto, or burnt toast soup, perhaps—I want you remember this</b> …

How to Develop a Psychology of Resilience

<i>“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.” —</i> Henry David …

How Talking About Kinky Sex Ended My 4 Year Relationship

There was a reason we preferred to keep our distance.<p>When you've been with someone on-and-off for 4 years like I have, it's easy to think you know exactly what they like during sex. Actually, though, many couples struggle to tell their partners what they want in bed, especially if it's kind of …

Relationships

The 42 best books to read before you die – our favourites

Books are deeply personal things. Each of us form unique bonds with the characters we read about, relate to storylines and personalities in different …