Dionne Walcott

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14 MVP Recipes for Your Super Bowl Bash

Some go to Super Bowl parties for the game, others for the commercials -- but <i>everyone</i> looks forward to the food. From Tailgate Sliders and "Crack" Nuts to White Chicken Chili and Guacamole, these crowd-pleasing recipes will make you the MVP of the party.<p><b>1. Ham & Cheese Tailgate Sliders</b><p>These …

Cooking

9 Genius Ways to Use Old Tires Around Your Home

Black rubber becomes surprisingly adorable with a little color and a lot of creativity.

Here Are Several Common Airbnb Problems No One Checks for Before Booking

Did you know central air conditioning isn't standard in New York? Bet you would want to know that before taking off in the heat of summer.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy<i>.</i><p>It's really easy to glance at the rating, scroll through the pictures, check the price and check out. If I was booking …

Hospitality

The Importance of Leadership on Employee Engagement

Here at Switch & Shift we strive to illuminate effective leadership practices. We pride ourselves on creating cutting edge solutions for employee …

Employee Engagement

Hack Your Hangers: 10 Ways to Total Closet Organization Domination

Your most delicate slips too often slip right off the hanger -- don't let them end up on the floor! Sew a button on a padded hanger and use the button to keep the straps from falling off the hanger.

Get Organized Now! Home Page

“Organize Your Home. Organize Your Office. Organize Your Life. Beat the Clutter and Find More Time for the Things You Love. “ -- Maria Gracia<p>Featured …

eCommerce

5 Of The Most Divine Potato Recipes In Existence

PHOTO GALLERY<p>Sides So Tasty You Won't Even Care About The Entree

Cooking

Guerrilla artist creates keyboard lifehack

Click image to see the full size guide<p>Your computer's QWERTY keyboard is a mess, just look at all those letter keys in the wrong order. How are …

Banksy

7 Ways Clutter Is Ruining Your Life

Clutter overloads your senses, just like multitasking overloads your brain. Here are all the ways a messy space can affect your life.<p>Take a quick glance around your workspace: Do you see piles of papers on your desk? Supplies you haven’t yet put away? An overflowing trash can? This clutter adds up …

Minimalism

This Graphic Helps You Identify Your Home's Biggest Energy Costs

Looking at your electric bill, it’s not totally clear where all of that money actually goes—or what in your home is costing you the most. This …

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Eat Sugar

Getty Images (4)<p>Getty Images (5); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images; Tara Johnson for TIME<p>Getty Images (1); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images …

Nutrition

17 'Internet Of Things' Facts Everyone Should Read

The Internet of Things is here and it’s growing rapidly. Internet of Things (IoT) or Internet of Everything (IoE) refers to devices or objects that are connected to the Internet, like your smartwatch, Fitbit, or even your refrigerator. These devices are able to collect and transmit data via the …

Internet of Things

Do Emotions Belong In Business?

Dear Liz,<p>I am a Human Workplace follower and a disciple of yours! I would like to get your opinion on the question “Do emotions belong in the business world?”<p>I was a theatre major in college and got involved in arts management when I graduated. I was lucky to get a job in the Outreach department …

Thai Food

How to cook perfect roast potatoes: the golden rules

For some a roast can be seen as an enormously elaborate excuse for a tray of roast potatoes: done right, they are a glimpse of heaven. The trick is to find the point at which fat, salt and heat combine to turn raw tubers into crunchy, fluffy goodness.<p><b>The variety</b><p>Start with a floury, starchy spud …

Jamie Oliver

DIY Paper Cocktail Napkin Poinsettia

Last Christmas, a designer friend of mine introduced me to making the paper poinsettia from a cocktail napkin. I loved this idea, and after a few …

Chemicals

Diet by day, binge by night: The hidden eating disorder that's more common than anorexia

While headlines scream about the middle-classes drinking too much, what isn’t talked about is the rise of evening binge eating among otherwise health-conscious women. Maria Lally reports<p>It’s 8pm on a Thursday night. On your phone are a dozen emails that you didn’t get to today, and tomorrow’s diary …

15 Ways Your Brain Fools You On A Daily Basis

Consider this post the red pill.

The Brain

How to buy wine: look for specific words on the label, not cute design

Wine labels are designed to catch your eye in a dizzying sea of often-lookalike options, but grabbing for the best-looking label is not the smartest way to shop<p>My mother drilled into me that I should never judge a book by its cover. Yet, when I go home to visit, I’m likely to find a handful of …

Air France bosses have shirts ripped from their backs as they escape furious employee mob

Xavier Broseta, assistant HR manager, flees crowd after 3,000 job cuts announced at airline<p>Two senior executives of Air France had their shirts ripped off their backs after being cornered by a furious mob protesting against job cuts at the airline.<p>Assistant HR director Xavier Broseta found himself …

41 Hacks To Help People With ADD/ADHD Work Better

Michael Phelps, multiple gold medal winner in swimming, has ADHD. So do many other famous and successful people. If you have this diagnosis, you have …

Productivity

The best burger recipes to try at home

Meat, cheese and bread. With ingredients like these at its core, it's no wonder the burger is so beloved.<p>Over the past few years, the burger has undergone a makeover, with new burger bars springing up all the time, offering all kinds of weird and wonderful twists on the classic American treat.<p>But …

Brené Brown on How to Reckon with Emotion and Change Your Narrative

My husband, Steve, and I were having one of those days. That morning, we'd overslept. Charlie couldn't find his backpack, and Ellen had to drag …

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

Success is not an act; it is a slow process that involves growth, change and failure. It involves all aspects of your life, from how you manage your …

Self-improvement

Stunning Potluck Sides That Might Just Steal the Show

<b>"Oh-wow" main dishes and photogenic desserts are often the stars at the potluck. The side dish is an afterthought. Just bring green beans, they say. A casserole, perhaps. But the side dish is far more than just the sidekick that is only useful for palate-cleansing or nutritional heft. The side dish</b> …

What stress does to your brain

New research examines the myriad ways chronic stress and anxiety can damage your long-term health<p>Stress can be a dangerous enemy for the brain. In fact, it can have serious effects on your brain's ability to operate properly.<p>While stress appears to have originated from our instinctual "fight or …

The Brain