Diana Willingham

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Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Reviews(11)<p>★★★★★<p>Yummly User<p>★★★★★<p>Kristen W. 8 days ago<p>★★★★★<p>Good, but need more stock then the recipe calls for if cooking on low/longer time.<p>★★★★★<p>It …

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29 Compliments Your Kids Need to Hear From You

Among the growing list of things that your kids need from you every day, both physically and emotionally, is to feel loved, valued, and special. Even though some parents are always oozing with compliments for their kiddos while others are worrying that they're praising their kids too much, children …

19 On-the-Go Vegan Breakfasts for When You’ve Hit Snooze Too Many Times

Vegan or not, everyone has their go-to vegan recipes when you’re eating healthy. But when you’re running late and have no time to make pancakes, you need to have plenty of grab-and-go vegan breakfast recipes in your arsenal. Whether you’re a donut fan or you prefer something savory like a breakfast …

Just 2 Weeks in The Mountains Can Change Your Blood For Months

Humans adapt almost immediately.<p>The human body begins adapting to high-elevation environments as quickly as overnight, and these biological changes …

How to Have a Baby When You're Young and Broke

No need to break the bank, baby.<p>Bringing a child into this increasingly crazy world is a daunting task. Between the sleepless nights, the smelly diapers, and the inevitable teenage rebellion, the US Department of Agriculture estimates you're gonna spend around $250,000 to raise that child from a …

Pregnancy

Smart ways to save up for your child’s postsecondary education

It's time we formally expanded the list of parental financial obligations to include saving for a child's postsecondary education.<p>The cost of university or college, even for children who stay in town, is too expensive to be covered by typical part-time and summer jobs. Student loans can make up the …

How 10 Couples Stay Madly In Love After Many Years

For BRIDES, by Jillian Kramer.<p>You’re madly in love now, with your wedding on the horizon and your whole life together in front of you. But, after years of marriage, it can be tough to remember those head-over-heels feelings you once had. With these secrets from couples who’ve been married for more …

Interesting Facts You NEED to Know About Your Blood Type

<b>The food you should eat depends on it –</b>nutritional requirements are different for different blood types. Blood group O is related to gastric …

Mom’s Parenting Cartoons Will Have You Nodding In Solidarity

Nailed it!<p>Adrienne Hedger has been drawing cartoons ever since she was a kid. Now that she’s a mom with two kids of her own (and a dog whom she also considers one of her children), the artist focuses her work on an exciting, frustrating and totally hilarious topic: parenting.<p>Hedger’s cartoons touch …

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People Who Achieve Their Dreams Share These 3 Beliefs | Inc.com

There are two types of people in the world: those who dream and those who do. What sets them apart?<p>What sets apart the student who perseveres from the one who decides education isn't really for her? What makes one person get up at 5 a.m. every day to squeeze in a run while another person just …

Motivation

What's the difference between pasteurized, homogenized, and organic milk?

Although dairy alternatives like nut, soy, and even pea milk have been growing in popularity over the past few years, milk (from cows! — remember …

Forestry

Navigating the sleep-deprived world of toddler parenthood

We are not awake at this time. Lie: We are awake at this time and an hour earlier we were awake and an hour and a half from now, we will also be awake. We try to convince ourselves otherwise. It is a very lifelike dream. In the lonely electric hum of the night, our 23-month-old daughter wrestles us …

Parenting

13 Parenting Tricks You'll Wish You Thought of First

All of these ideas have that why-didn't-I-think-of-that magic we love.<p>Summer vacation can be a long (long) few months. Especially when you don't have any tricks up your sleeve to keep your kids entertained, mess-free and, most importantly, happy in a pinch. Try these ideas and we guarantee both you …

Simple womb 'scratch' can double chance of giving birth, study finds

A cheap and simple technique to scratch the lining of the womb could double fertility rates in women, research suggests.<p>The major global study found that women who underwent the procedure during natural or assisted conception had birth rates 2.2 times of those who did not.<p>There has long been debate …

6 keys to raising brilliant children, according to developmental psychologists

The authors of a new book, "Becoming Brilliant: What Science Tells Us About Raising Successful Children," have put together a framework based on their own experiences with children and evidence gathered from years of research in child development.<p>Co-authors Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Golinkoff, …

How To Raise Brilliant Children, According To Science

"Why are traffic lights red, yellow and green?"<p>When a child asks you a question like this, you have a few options. You can shut her down with a "Just because." You can explain: "Red is for stop and green is for go." Or, you can turn the question back to her and help her figure out the answer with …

Pedagogy

Everybody Calm The Fuck Down About Your Sunscreen

I was hoping this summer would be a quiet one for sunscreen. Yes, the Environmental Working Group published its annual sunscreen guide, but I figured …

Skin Care

How Slavery Changed the DNA of African Americans

8.4K<p>SHARES<p>Our genetic make-up is the result of history. Historical events that influenced the patterns of migration and mating among our ancestors …

Black History

Millions of Women Are Injured During Childbirth. Why Aren't Doctors Diagnosing Them?

"I met so many people who bounced back after four weeks, and I would say, 'Really? Because I'm crawling around like an old lady.'"<p>When Jennifer had her second child in 2005, she knew within days that something worrisome had happened to her body. For the first time in her life, she couldn't make it …

Time To Stop Procrastination -- 6 Ways To Beat It

We all are guilty of procrastination from time to time, putting off those important tasks and saying 'oh, I'll do it tomorrow." For many of us though, tomorrow never comes. So how do we defeat procrastination?<p>Photo by chris riebschlager<p><b>1. Planning</b><p>We can't work all the time, but then again we can't …

4 Ways to Be More Productive at Work When You're Sleep Deprived

Here's how you can still do good work if you didn't get enough sleep last night.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>I have a seven week old. She's adorable and I love her so much, but I already understand why Adam …

How To Train Your Brain to Push Past Perfectionism

Perfectionism isn’t hard-wired, it’s learned. Which means we can unlearn it too, with these methods.<p>The fear of failure greatly impedes performance. That’s why most successful people are less likely to be perfectionists. After all, think about all of the quick, important decisions high-level people …

DIY Beauty Products: 4 Superfood-Packed Beauty Products You Can Make In Your Kitchen

Ever toss your kale and berries into your blender and think “Facial mask!”? (Us too.) Of course, your skin care products can come directly from your kitchen, and not the beauty counter, says green-beauty savant Deborah Burnes.<p>Should you love the idea of being able to identify everything that goes …

This Is Why Frozen Fruits Should Be Your New Best Friend

Get the most out of your produce.<p><i>As part of HuffPost's “</i><i>Reclaim</i><i>” project, HuffPost Taste will focus the entire month of July on simple ways you can reduce food waste in your own home.</i><p>Summer is the best time to become well acquainted with your freezer. And no, we don't mean for sticking your head in …

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6 Alternatives to Milk: Which Is the Healthiest?

A glass of milk for strong bones. Milk with cookies or morning cereal. Everyone loves milk, right? Not quite. Animal-derived milk does have its …