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Amy Gentry's 8 must-read crime novels by female writers

Female crime writers are taking over! But this is more than just a Gone Girl phenomenon. As debut author Amy Gentry shares here, women have been …

Books

5 ab exercises more effective than crunches

You can do crunches and sit-ups all day every day for a solid month straight and still see no results. Why? Because crunches and sit-ups have been proven ineffective for loss of belly fat and toning purposes.<p>WHAT?! Yep. You can crunch until the cows come home and chances are good that you'll end up …

Workouts

The Fruits of Your Labor: Apartment Friendly Indoor Trees

You know you can have an indoor herb garden, or grow veggies indoors. But did you know you can even grow your own indoor trees? Yes, I have small …

Plants

How To Make a Capsule Wardrobe | ViviannaDoesStyle

Capsule wardrobe: How to declutter your life and closet

It's time to let you in on a secret style bloggers and fashion designers have known for years: A capsule wardrobe will help you cut clutter, save money and create more outfit options than ever.<p>So, what <i>is</i> a capsule wardrobe?<p>Put simply, it's a way of minimizing your clothes into a small collection …

Clothing

I Wore a Capsule Wardrobe for a Month and It Changed My Life

Let me make one thing clear: I’m not a minimal dresser. I totally admire the Everlane aesthetic, but florals and I have a 24-year relationship that’s still going strong. And while I had been toying with the idea of paring my wardrobe down by about 60 percent for awhile, I didn’t think my style …

Clothing

I tried the popular 'capsule wardrobe' and whittled my closet down to just 30 items — here's why I'm never looking back

In the 1970s, London boutique owner Susie Faux coined the term "capsule wardrobe" to describe a minimal wardrobe composed of 30 to 40 high-quality, versatile items that will meet your needs for a given time amount of time.<p>Wearing only a fraction of your closet is supposed to reinforce the idea that …

Minimalism

7 Tiny Daily Habits That Can Lead to Huge Success

The way I think about personal development and designing the life I want to live is very similar to the way I think about investing.<p>Imagine that …

Salty Chocolate Chunk Cookies

24 Servings<p>Finishing your chocolate chunk cookies cookies with a flaky salt like Maldon brings out the chocolate flavor and tempers the sweetness, creating the ultimate sweet and salty snack. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>January 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups …

Dessert

Reading with intention can change your life

A random sampling of the world’s most successful people will show one common trait: a love of reading. Reading is the easiest way to continue the learning process, increase empathy, boost creativity, and even just unwind from a long day. But books can also change the way we think and live.<p>Warren …

Success

21 Cauliflower Recipes For Anyone Trying To Eat Fewer Carbs

Cauliflower pizza was just the beginning.

This Is the Best Way to Improve Every Part of Your Life

You don’t celebrate enough.<p>I’m not talking about just having fun for the sake of having fun. Plenty of scientific research shows that celebrating is …

Happiness

Taco Tuesday: 12 slow cooker taco recipes you'll love waking up to

1 /12: Slow cooker shredded beef breakfast tacos<p>1/12 :Slow cooker shredded beef breakfast tacos<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>Beef for breakfast? These slow cooker …

Cooking

3 Powerful Steps to Write Your Brand Story | Inc.com

<i>John Cinquina, an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member from Perth, Australia, is the CEO of Red Meets Blue Branding--a brand strategy agency--and the author of</i> Build Great Brands<i>. We asked him about the best way to craft your own brand's story and why it will be valuable. Here's what he had to</i> …

Public Relations

25 Recipes for Super-Satisfying Sandwiches

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Portable, infinitely variable, and just so darn satisfying, the sandwich is, in my opinion, about as close as you'll get to a perfect food. All you need is bread (or some sort of bread equivalent) and a little creativity when it …

Cooking

17 Things Everyone Needs to Know How to Do | Inc.com

Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get there, you need to master some basic skills and fundamental wisdom.<p>Here are 17 things I'm asked about most often.<p>This list is far from comprehensive. There's more to come, …

Self-improvement

BEST JOB EVER: This airline wants to pay people to travel for free and put it all on Snapchat

The Icelandic budget airline will pay for its selected "SnapTravelers" to visit four of its 28 destinations— which include Barcelona, Copenhagen, Warsaw, San Francisco, and more — over three months, from June to August.<p>Flights, hotels, and activities will all be covered by WOW Air, Travel + Leisure …

Social Media

Understanding Your Metabolism

Weight loss and weight gain are not so narrowly divided, however; it’s not as much a balancing act as you may believe.<p>378<p>SHARES<p><i>The following article</i> …

Egg Salad: The True Breakfast of Champions

Egg salad toast is the perfect vehicle for your leftover roasted veg.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. *<p>A few years ago, I worked at a general …

Breakfast

25 dogs who clearly love hugs

Science says "don't hug your dog." And by science we mean one person, who happens to have a degree, who looked at lots of pictures on the …

The 15-Minute Workout That’ll Leave You Chill AF | Women's Health

Exercise 1 Downward Dog Twist Dolphin<p>Starting on all fours, curl your toes under and straighten your legs as you lift and push your hips back into downward dog. Reach your left hand to the outer edge of your right leg. Rotate your rib cage to the right, keeping your right arm straight. Hold for …

15-Minute Abs Workout: The Six Pack Shimmy | Men's Health

(For a workout program that will reveal your abs, try the <i>Men's Health</i> 21-DAY METASHRED. One guy lost 25 pounds of fat in 6 weeks.)<p>Directions: Do the following movements as a circuit, performing each one for 50 seconds. Rest 10 seconds between each move. That’s 1 round. Do 3 total rounds.<p>1. …

The 22 Most Beautiful Places In The World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to …

Amalfi Coast

8 Podcasts That Will Help Distract You on a Long Run

When a friend’s sister recently told me that she listens to podcasts while running, I was intrigued, but also skeptical. How do you run without a …

Self-improvement

Dog is tail-waggingly overjoyed to be reunited with owner

LONDON — There are few things in this world more cheering than the sight of a happy dog.<p>The pooch in the video below is called Sandy. His owner is …

Growing the future of coffee one tree at a time

It may only take moments to prepare and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, but it takes years to grow the coffee trees that produce its beans. And it …

21 Cast Iron Skillet Recipes You Should Try

Time to use one of the most versatile tools in your kitchen.

This Relaxing Yoga Workout Also Doubles As A Great Core Exercise

What's better than a relaxing yoga session? A relaxing yoga session that also transforms your abs.<p>In the video above, Udaya yoga teacher Jules Mitchell demonstrates a calming sequence that serves as an additional workout for your core. Mitchell also adds a few stretching techniques to help loosen …

Yoga