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Changes to make in your 30s

Many people spend their 20s getting some unhealthy behaviors out of their system — like sleeping until 2 p.m. on Saturdays and spending all their disposable cash on new kicks.<p>But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the …

Self-help

Why You Should Seek Fulfillment Instead of Happiness

There’s something about the idea of feeling fulfilled.<p>Most people seek happiness, and it’s a strange thing that society almost makes us feel …

Decoding Your Vaginal Discharge

<b>It's Clear to White, Wet, and Stretchy<br>It’s Probably:</b> Ovulation. This slippery discharge appears during the middle of your cycle; it’s your body’s way of making it easier for sperm to slide into your vagina and fertilize an egg. “Discharge at ovulation can be copious," says Alyssa Dweck, M.D., …

15 Creative Ways to Use Brownie Batter

Pop Quiz: What’s even better than regular brownies? Answer: Brownie batter, of course! We are definitely guilty of licking the bowl clean. You too? That’s what we thought ;) When your next chocolate craving strikes, check out the brownie-inspired treats on this list. From smoothies to cheesecake, …

Losing Weight Is About The Food You Eat

Losing weight is something many people strive to do, yet most never manage to maintain any weight loss for too long! But why is this? Simply because …

Food for Healthy Weight Loss

Any health and fitness enthusiast must have that one healthy breakfast staple that helps them get through the day. However, who says you have to be …

Chocolate Chunk Cookie Recipes, For When You Need A Little Extra Chocolate

There's a lot of debate about what makes a great chocolate chip cookie. Chewy vs. crisp, small vs. the size of your head. Some folks believe that it is the chocolate chips themselves that make for an <i>inferior</i> cookie, touting the virtues of chopped chocolate instead, which melts into the cookie …

The Amateur Investor: How to Start Saving Money

It’s never too early or too late to start saving and investing , and every adult should be doing both. In fact, the sooner you get started, the better your chances are of being able to retire at a good time and have the money you need to maintain your quality of life.<p>However, with plenty of bills …

Retirement

Watch 40 Samsung Galaxy S6 tips & tricks in 12 minutes [VIDEO]

A few weeks ago we posted our massive collection of over 50 tips and tricks for the Samsung Galaxy S6. It’s a great resource for anyone who has a …

Phones

Here Are the Best Egg Roll Recipes You Can Make at Home

An egg roll is a Chinese-style food that contains diced meat or shrimp and shredded vegetables and is wrapped in dough that’s been fried to crispy …

Learning... and Growing From Loss of Love

As a young boy living in upstate New York, I loved roaming through the nearby woods and fields by myself on summer days. One sunny afternoon I came upon a tall, thick-trunked tree that had a deep scar on it's lower portion. It looked like it had been struck by lightning some years before and was …

An Everyday Pound Cake with Personality (a.k.a. Brown Sugar)

<i>Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>This week: We’re making Individual Baked Alaskas! First, you need the ice cream—Yossy went with Honeycomb Ice Cream. Then, there’s the cake: Pick this</i> …

Dessert

These Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies Will Put All Your Other Desserts to Shame

While Valentine's Day has come and gone, we at <b>Spoon</b> appreciate a good dessert anytime of the year. These red velvet cheesecake brownies are a hybrid of three of your favorite sweets: red velvet cake, cheesecake and brownies. Whether you're craving something with chocolate or something with cream …

Here Are 31 Clever Tips To Make Life Feel A Little Easier

Tuck these away for dark days.<p>Whether you're dealing with depression and want to supplement your chosen treatment methods with self-care, or are just in a serious funk, here are some tips for making life feel a little more manageable.

Time I

Tips and Tricks for the Best Scrambled Eggs, Your Way

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>My girlfriend, Kate, and I have an ongoing disagreement about scrambled eggs. She's in the crack-'em-into-a-hot-pan-and-stir-until-well-done camp, which produces firm eggs that have visible striations of white and yolk. …

Here's what you should pack in your carry-on bag

Every traveler wants to pack light, especially when it comes to carry-on luggage. No one wants to be that passenger who is forced to check baggage they were hoping to bring on the flight.<p>In order to avoid this, you'll need to pack only the essentials.<p>From passports and headphones to extra underwear …