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7 Books Successful People Read to Elevate Their Life

When you look at some of the most successful people on earth, you realize that most of them are voracious readers. They know the benefits of learning, and they make time to access the information and perspectives that books provide -- no matter how busy they are.<p>If you take a deeper look, you'll …

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Stunning California Mountaintop Getaway Built with Prefab Modules

Looking at this stunning mountaintop retreat, it’s very hard to believe that it is a prefab home. Yet, it is specifically the prefab nature of this …

Vegan Blondie Brownies

I may have finally found a good brownie recipe that doesn’t need tweaking. I had to post it. I got this on …

15 Minty, Chocolatey Vegan Sweets That Will Make Your Taste Buds Tingle

Of all the ways we pair chocolate with other flavors, mint and chocolate is beloved by many — that must be why this flavor combo has its very own …

Ice Cream

A man who flew around the world for 3 months on less than $1,000 shares his best advice to save a fortune on airfare

After retiring at age 34, Brandon traveled around the world for three months, visiting 14 countries on four different continents — and he paid only $947.91 for his flights.<p>What's his secret to traveling so cheaply?<p>Frequent flyer miles, scored through free credit card signup bonuses.<p>Brandon, who …

At Last, a Cookie You Can Eat for Breakfast

You already know the nutritional benefits of oats, from lowering bad cholesterol to controlling your appetite, and I'm guessing you've got your go-to …

15 Decadent and Amazing Vegan Carrot Cakes

Would you ever have guessed that carrot cake dates back to the Middle Ages in Europe? It’s true! Sugars and sweeteners were a privilege of the …

Carrot Cake

Realizing The Potential Of Big Data And Analytics

It’s not what you know. It’s what you <i>do</i> with what you know. That’s something companies worldwide will be learning—for better or worse—in the coming year when it comes to big data.<p>Gurus among us have proclaimed 2017 will be the year big data goes mainstream. If you’re anything like me, you may be …

Big Data

These Fudgy Peanut Butter Brownies Have A Protein-Packed Secret

These dense, fudgy peanut-butter brownies taste tremendously indulgent and always satisfy my chocolate craving. Packed with plenty of protein from …

Bay Area hikes that are even better after the rain

Many of the region's best waterfall hikes haven't been much to look at the past few drought-ridden years. But that's changed in a big way recently.<p>Waterfall lovers are in heaven right now, thanks to a bit of March rain. All over the Bay Area and beyond, Northern California's prettiest cataracts are …

Gardening 101: Pear Trees

Pear, <i>(Pyrus):</i> “Dependable Friend”<p>Pear trees come by their gnarled branches honestly. They date back to pre-historic times, and dozens of species of …

17 Garden Design Trends for 2017

Gardens matter. Are you looking for a way to make a difference this year? Support local wildlife. Buy well-made tools. Plant your supper.<p>Here are 17 …

Gardening

Gardening 101: Lucky Bamboo

Lucky Bamboo, <i>Dracaena sanderiana:</i> “Feng Shui Friend”<p>If you are someone who hopes for peace, prosperity, longevity, luck, beauty, good energy, or …

What Style Is That House? Visual Guides to Domestic Architectural Designs

Naming things helps us understand and keep track of them, so it should be no surprise that people regularly ask architects what “style” buildings …

From architecture to cultural life: how would you design a city from scratch?

The government’s plan for 14 garden villages across the country offers a fantastic opportunity to create ideal living spaces. But where do you start? Here, five writers set out their architectural, cultural, transport and political visions<p>Cities define modern life. They make more money than other …

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

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A Visual Glossary of Hindu Architecture

<b>Adisthana</b> <b></b>- the decorative raised platform on which a temple is built.<p><b>Alasa</b> <b></b><b>kanya</b> - a decorative female figure.<p><b>Amalaka</b> - a large fluted stone disc …

Ancient History

Oh She Glows 15 Best Vegan Cookie Recipes!

Welcome to your holiday cookie headquarters!Can you believe it’s the last month of 2016? I’m having a hard time wrapping my mind around the entire …

Dessert

White Chocolate-Macadamia Nut Cookie Brittle

Check out this festive recipe for White Chocolate-Macadamia Cookie Brittle. Pack this cookie brittle in a small tin for a thoughtful holiday …

Dessert

Healthy Cinnamon Christmas Stars Biscuits | Vegan + Gluten Free

<i>Healthy Cinnamon Christmas Stars Biscuits. Vegan, gluten free and refined sugar free.</i><p>Now December is just around the corner, I’m starting to get into …

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Ginger and Coconut Squash Tarts With Pecan Oat Crust [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Coconut

65 Insanely Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes to Keep You Busy Through the Holidays

Nothing gets you in the Christmas spirit quite like making a mess in the kitchen with sugar, flour, and *all* the sprinkles. That’s right; holiday cookie season is officially underway and we couldn’t be more excited. Thankfully, you don’t have to be a trained pastry chef to create the perfect milk …

Dessert

Pumpkin Pie, Pavlova & More: 15 Fabulous Thanksgiving Desserts

It may be called <i>Turkey Day</i>, but the best part of Thanksgiving is really dessert. You'll definitely want to save room for these delicious sweets!<p><b>1. Perfect Pumpkin Pie</b><p>For many, it's just not Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie -- but it can be tricky to make. This foolproof recipe guarantees a perfect …

Recipes

15 Gorgeous Naked Wedding Cakes Perfect for Fall Nuptials

The naked cake trend has been hot on the list of wedding trends for a while now. By forgoing frosting, you can showcase the flavors of the doughy, moist cake underneath. Add some sprigs, flowers and a cake topper, and you have a rustic-looking yet super elegant creation that will set the tone for …

9 back garden ideas to copy now!

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery so we don't feel <i>too</i> guilty that we're encouraging you to copy these fantastic landscape …

Sleep in a luxury Airstream trailer at a new glamping site near San Francisco

A new glamping site will bring travellers into California‘s incredible wilderness – and provide enough comfort to convince even people who hate camping to spend a night in the woods.<p>AutoCamp Russian River is 90 minutes away from San Francisco and features 24 luxury Airstream trailers and 10 luxury …

Vegan Aquafaba Macarons

I first came across <b>vegan macarons</b> on <b>Pinterest</b> (where else?) and I was instantly intrigued. I mean egg whites and meringue are a pretty fundamental …

This white chocolate dessert dip recipe features—surprise!—cauliflower

<i>At Well+Good, we’re constantly coming across genius recipes—whether it’s on Instagram, in soon-to-be published cookbooks, or directly from buzzy food</i> …