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Mushroom Grilled Cheese Sandwich

<b>Ingredients</b>1 tablespoon butter<br>– 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>– 1 small onion, sliced<br>– 8 ounces cremini mushrooms, sliced<br>– 2 cloves garlic, chopped<br>– 1 …

Behavioral economics has a plan to fight poverty—and it’s all about redesigning the “cockpit”

Dr. Bryan Bledsoe was just trying to keep up. The ER at the small rural hospital was always packed and the top brass had urged him to move patients through more quickly, so when a woman in her sixties came in complaining of head and neck pain, he briskly examined her, hustled her off for an x-ray, …

College & University

10 ways smart people stay calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

Emotional Intelligence

Here's How Delta Is Punishing the Passenger Whose Pro-Trump Rant Went Viral

A passenger on a Delta flight who was recorded ranting about Donald Trump's victory and harassing other passengers last week has been banned from the airline. The video went viral partly because the unidentified man in the video appeared to remain on the plane despite disrupting the flight. On …

Meditation helped me save $25,000 and get my financial act together

Eleven years ago, before I began meditating, I had so many good things in my life. I'd graduated with a master's degree from an Ivy League college, had a great job as a licensed clinical social worker and was celebrating one year of marriage to a wonderful man with whom I could travel the world.<p>But …

Is the Mindfulness Craze Turning Us Into Suckers?

Mindfulness sounds pretty great. Who could be against teaching people to be more present in the moment, to try to worry less about the past and …

What is Donald Trump's staff doing in Washington?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President-elect Donald Trump's transition staff is beginning to move into federal agencies as he prepares to take over the White House, a step former transition officials say is necessary for a smooth transfer of power.<p>Trump teams for the Defense, State and Justice departments, …

Donald Trump

'Marriage equality will give hope': the faith leaders backing same-sex union

For religious community representatives gathered at a national faith forum in support of LGBTI rights, the spirit is willing<p>•Tiernan Brady: Religious faith is no obstacle to support for marriage equality<p>“We celebrate all rites except one: we can’t celebrate the love of two people with a wedding …

LGBTQI

Here's the One Way to Finally Win the Fight Against Procrastination

You only need to commit to one thing to end procrastination forever.<p>There are so many tips and tricks out there to increase productivity and decrease procrastination.<p>Take short breaks, make lists...<p>Remove distractions, prioritize...<p>Drink less coffee, drink more coffee...<p>You've heard them all …