Lisa Griffin

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To Stop Procrastinating, Start by Understanding the Emotions Involved

Time management goes only so far; the emotional reasons for delay must also be addressed<p>Putting off a work or school assignment in order to play videogames or water the plants might seem like nothing more serious than poor time-management.<p>But researchers say chronic procrastination is an emotional …

Time Management

20+ No Bake Desserts

I have a thing about no bake recipes! For one, they are easy. Two, they usually take less time. Three, they are tasty and eaten up while still being …

3 Bulletproof Reasons Why Happiness Is More Important Than Success

<b>Reason #1: Success Won’t Do You Any Good If You Are Not Happy</b><p>Drug addiction. Alcoholism. Inappropriate, violent, and bizarre behavior. Negative …

Grilled Corn with Herb Butter and Corn Nuts

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup crumbled store-bought or homemade cornbread (optional)<p>1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 garlic clove, minced<p>1 tablespoon mixed minced fresh herbs (such as chives, parsley, and thyme)<p>1 teaspoon …

Southwestern squash casserole & 4 more casserole recipes for summer dinners

The word “casserole” brings to mind warm, homey comfort food — soul-soothing meals your mom served when you were kid. These summery casseroles are just as comforting but use fresh seasonal produce such as tomatoes, corn and eggplant to lighten things up. They’re a snap to put together and work …

12 Series To Catch Up On Before The Next Book Comes Out

Goodreads shares the most anticipated titles in thriller, fantasy, YA, and romance.

Easiest lasagne recipe ever! Cooks in the crock pot while you work or play!

Magical Crock Pot Lasagne recipe<p>lasagne recipe<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1 lb ground beef<p>14 1/2 oz diced tomatoes<p>1 small onion, finely chopped<p>1 C sliced mushrooms<p>1 …

‘We Have to Do Better’: A Reading List on the Charleston Church Massacre

Yesterday, Marc Lamont Hill tweeted, “I’m going to need all White people to denounce this ugly act of racist domestic terrorism.” This reading list …

15 Healthy Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Weekday mornings can be rough. Between getting kiddos ready for school, last-minute presentation prep, hitting the snooze button a few too many times and a million other reasons, breakfast can easily fall by the wayside. And a wholesome AM meal? Forget about it. But it doesn’t have to be that way. …

Breakfast

What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

Keyboard Shortcuts Resource List for Your Online Tools

In addition, there are a few regular shortcuts that can make browsing Facebook even faster.<p>j/k = scroll up/down between News Feed stories<p>l = like or unlike a story<p>c = comment on a story<p>s = share a story<p>p = post a new status update<p>/ = search<p>Typing a question mark will open the full list of Facebook …

Kauaʻi with kids: top family activities on the Garden Isle

Lonely Planet writer Andy Murdock takes his kids to the Hawaiian island of Kauaʻi for some outdoor adventures. After playing botanist in Limahuli Garden, taking a dip in the azure waters of Hanalei Bay and contemplating the sheer cliffs of the 'Grand Canyon of the Pacific', he discovers he might …

All the Fall 2015 TV Shows You Need to Know

Here are the new and returning series you might or might not want to watch in the months ahead.<p><b>Drunk History, Season One, Comedy Central (September 1)</b><p>Based on the Funny or Die web series created by Derek Waters and Jeremy Konner, <i>Drunk History</i> takes a "narrator" in every episode, gets him or her …

24 Ways to Make Doing Your Hair Incredibly Easy

From the editors at Cosmo.com, fun and unusual ways to cut down on your styling time.<p><b>1. Make sure your style stays put by flipping the bobby pin over so the wavy side is against your head.</b><p>If you have a hard time keeping your hair in place, try flipping the bobby pin over. The straight side is …

Devil's Food Layer Cake | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Feeling devilish this Halloween season? Make this soul-satisfying chocolate cake, which is tender, moist and perfect for layering and serving in thick wedges. It’s a sure way to bring a smile to anyone’s face — even if they’re wearing a mask!<p><b>Devil’s Food Layer Cake</b><p>For the batter:<p>3/4 cup (2 1/2 …

31 Rolls of Undeveloped Film from a Soldier in WWII Discovered and Processed

Photographer Levi Bettweiser is the man behind the Rescued Film Project, an effort to find and rescue old and undeveloped rolls of film from the far …

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Fit treats and delish eats

I wish I could love something else like my friends and colleagues but I’m hopelessly in love with cooking! Even at the tender age of eight, I knew I …

Siblings

10 Books You and Your BFF Must Read Together

Maybe while drinking mimosas. Up to you.<p><b>1.</b> <b>My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante</b> The relationship you have with your BFF is, in a word, epic. Italian author Ferrante echoes that sentiment in this stunning, emotionally intimate novel (the first in a trilogy) about two women shaped by each other — and …

Al Roker shares his mom's sweet potato poon recipe

<i>To help get you ready for Thanksgiving, the TODAY's Take anchors are sharing some of their favorite dishes, along with the recipes, so you can make them for your guests. Willie Geist and Tamron Hall prepared their</i> scrumptious mashed potato recipes <i>and now Al Roker is sharing his mom's recipe</i> for</i> …

Make This Recipe Before Thanksgiving: Kale and Sweet Potato Detox Soup

While you're busy planning your menu for the actual Thanksgiving feast, don't forget to nourish your bod with healthy ingredients in the days leading up to it.<p>Kimberly Snyder—nutritionist, author of <i>The Beauty Detox Foods,</i> and preparer of healthy foods for celebs such as Drew Barrymore, Hilary Duff, …

Great green beans: Updated takes on the classic casserole — and more

Green bean casserole might not have the historic pedigree of other Thanksgiving dishes, but it’s been a holiday staple since Dorcas Reilly developed the recipe for Campbell’s in 1955. It’s a dish that’s made its mark: Even folks who don’t like the classic casserole tend to serve green beans on …

7 Best Soups to Make Ahead for Thanksgiving

Whether you're cooking for a crowd or having an intimate Thanksgiving meal, here are seven incredible soups to make ahead of time.<p>Whether you're …

Easy Peach Cobbler Recipe

"This is a quick but company-worthy cobbler. So simple, yet wins rave reviews. If desired, use 2 (32 ounce) cans of peaches in place of fresh …

Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Chips

pumpkin-oatmeal-cookies-with-chocolate-chips<p>Servings: Makes about 2 dozen<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/3 cups unbleached all-purpose flour<p>1 1/2 cup rolled oats<p>1 …

Detox Soup to Make You Feel Awesome

Detox Soup is a great way to kick the new year off. This gluten-free recipe can be used during an official "cleanse" or to kick-start a conscious eating plan for 2015!<p>Ok, so if you’re going out on New Year’s Eve, do yourself a favor and make this soup one or two days before the festive first, and …

Pear Almond Tart Recipe

Crust<p>Almond Filling<p>1/2 cup almond paste<br>• 1/4 cup sugar<br>• 2 tablespoons butter<br>• 1/8 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon almond extract or 2 drops bitter almond oil<br>• 1 cup …

Magic Peanut Butter Middles Recipe

"Chocolate cookie with a surprise peanut butter center."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1/2 teaspoon baking …