Joan Bowers

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The Best Ways to Start and End Your Workday [Infographic]

How do you start and end your busy workdays?<p>For many entrepreneurs and professionals, those two times of day can be the most hectic or frenzied of …

Productivity

7 Easy, Healthy Dinners You Should Eat This Week

Maybe I say this more often than is appropriate for a food editor who works in the wellness space in 2018, but: I wish people weren't so dogmatic …

Cooking

The 15 Best Thrillers On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: April 20th</b><p>“Thriller” is kind of a catch-all term for movies that bleed into multiple genres. It can describe films rich with drama, action, crime, and quite possibly horror. That’s why its Netflix category is such a hodgepodge of entries, varying in tone, subject matter, and quality. …

Horror

Lemon Chicken Thighs

Chicken thighs are our desert-island weeknight protein. Their dark meat translates to reliable juiciness, and their delectable skin gets as crispy as …

Cooking

This Anti-Aging Serum Is So Good It Has A 5-Star Review On Sephora

Everyone knows that they need to cleanse and moisturize their skin, but not many are aware of the importance of using a serum. These powerful …

Skin Care

New Species of ‘Exploding Ant’ Discovered in Borneo

When confronted by an enemy, Southeast Asian “exploding ants” do exactly what their name implies: they explode. Ignored for decades, researchers have …

Insects

31 Life-Changing Products On Amazon You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

FOMO is one of the weirder, more annoying side effects of social media usage (that and getting friend requested by your parents). But it can also …

Shopping

Three Workday Productivity Hacks

I always knew I was a pretty organized person — but then came moonlighting for a startup. To be honest, I think we can all push ourselves to be as productive as possible, but sometimes it takes a specific situation to make us fulfill our potential. I found this out quickly, as I have been …

Time Management

Atoms may hum a tune from grand cosmic symphony

Researchers playing with a cloud of ultracold atoms uncovered behavior that bears a striking resemblance to the universe in microcosm. Their work, …

Physics

Things You Do Every Day That Keep You From Getting Sh*t Done

Making to-do lists.<p>There’s something about seeing everything you have to do in one neat column, just waiting to be checked off, that gives many of us …

Productivity

53 Quick Dinners That Were Made For Busy Weeknights

Wouldn’t it be magical if dinner appeared on the table every single night at 6 p.m.? Thanks to these speedy recipes, it’s not a pipe dream. When you …

Cooking

Amazon’s new ‘Alexa Blueprints’ let anyone create custom Alexa skills and responses

Amazon this morning is introducing “Alexa Blueprints,” a new way for any Alexa owner to create their own customized Alexa skills or responses, without needing to know how to code. The idea is to allow Alexa owners to create their own voice apps, like a trivia game or bedtime stories, or teach Alexa …

Smart Homes

The first "cell-free" CRISPR tech is here to personalize cancer treatment

A single technology can help kill superbugs, slow cancer’s growth, and potentially help us end world hunger. No, it’s not magic. It’s science — …

Genetics

The 10 Most-Popular Healthy Salads on Pinterest Right Now — Recipe Roundup

Do you feel that? That sweet, sweet sunshine that's slowly infiltrating our lives and promising warmer days ahead? I certainly can, and I'm ready to …

Healthy Eating

Man POSSESSED by demon on haunted farm as animals suddenly drop dead in terrifying real-life series True Horror

New Channel 4 show True Horror is set to be the most terrifying on TV - and it will have a warning for viewers before they delve into the spooky …

Horror

The perfect ... shepherd’s pie

I once made a formal, if ever-so-slightly slurred, complaint in a Kansas City bar regarding a shepherd’s pie that arrived filled with best US chuck steak. That’s how strongly I feel about this homely lamb dish and its beefy cottage cousin, even if, according to Clarissa Dickson-Wright, they’re less …

Jamie Oliver

Starting a new job soon? The tip that changed my life

<b>Here’s a tip that my mentor told me a few years ago before I started my most recent role and it CHANGED. MY. LIFE.</b><p><b>I report to the CEO</b> of the company …

Employment

19 Lies People Told On Tinder That'll Deeeeefinitely Intensify Your Trust Issues

"I once created a Tinder profile just to try and catfish my brother..."<p>"I literally told a guy I didn’t have a vagina to get him to go away. The crazy thing isn’t the fact that he believed me, but that <b>he got more interested in my sex life after thinking I was vagina-less.</b>" —hollys43f0ca016<p>"I told …

Relationships

4 soft skills LinkedIn says are most likely to get you hired in 2018 — and the online courses to get them

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i>

Project Management

Joey's Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

"My boyfriend's special recipe makes the peanut butteriest tasting cookie I have ever tasted. These soft and chewy peanut buttery cookies are the …

Dessert

This Face Mask Makes Your Pores Look Smaller in 5 Minutes

Nothing can really make pores disappear. However, an extra-deep cleaning treatment <i>can</i> shrink them so that they look so small you (almost) forget …

Skin Care

Trying to Lose Weight? These 12 Tips Will Help You Naturally Feel Less Hungry

If you're trying to lose weight, you know you have to be in a healthy calorie deficit. But when you start reducing your calories, you can't help but feel hungry as you're adjusting to your new diet. Sound familiar? Not to worry. Max Lugavere, bestselling author of <b>Genius Foods</b>, has some useful …

Weight Loss

How to Snack Smarter When You're Watching Your Portions

One of people’s biggest complaints about being on a “diet” — there’s that terrible four-letter word again — is that they are always hungry! But it …

Nutrition

Best Horror Movies 2018: Five Must-Watch Trailers For Upcoming Releases, Including The Terrifying ‘Hereditary’

Thus far, 2018 has provided several highly rated horror movies and the year isn’t even halfway over. And with upcoming horror movies like <i>Hereditary</i> …

Horror

Egyptian Papyrus Retells Biblical Story of Abraham and Isaac

OXFORD, ENGLAND—<i>Live Science</i> reports that Michael Zellmann-Rohrer of Oxford University has translated a 1,500-year-old papyrus discovered near the …

Ancient History

This New Drugstore Eye Serum is Changing the Game for Tired Eyes—and Anti-Aging in General

We’re used to shelling out the big bucks for skin care, particularly when it relates to the eye area. It’s one of the first places to show signs of …

Skin Care

These 10 Essential Cucumber Recipes Are Extra Easy

It's hard to beat the cool refreshment cucumbers provide. The water-packed veggie is not only wonderfully crisp, but its mild flavor also makes it …

Whole Grain

25 Skincare Tips Dermatologists Know (That You Don't)

“Avoid the sun and when you can’t avoid it, wear sunscreen and a hat. I swear by Coolibar sun protective clothing and Colorescience Sunforgettable …

Skin Care

Allrecipes' Top 30 Chicken Recipes

The 30 best chicken recipes as rated by the users of Allrecipes.com<p>We're counting down the best chicken recipes as rated and reviewed by the users of …

Cooking

20 Tips You Definitely Need If You're Always Busy And Stressed

Bookmark this for a rare moment when you're not rushing around.

Productivity