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Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp Recipe

"Lime and tequila-marinated shrimp grilled on skewers make an easy appetizer to enjoy all summer."<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons lime juice<p>2 tablespoons …

15 Behaviors That Can Make Someone Toxic To Be Around

Everyone has a few negative qualities. And you know what? That's fine. We can't all be 100 percent reasonable, and kind, and thoughtful 100 percent …

7 Signs You're Belittling Your Partner, Even Though You Think You're Helping Them

Sometimes, when you try to give your partner friendly advice or constructive criticism, it may come out differently than you intended. For instance, …

Use This Checklist to Accomplish Your Life Goals

A couple of weeks ago, I spent a weekend in L.A. with my friend and business mentor, Melyssa Griffin—a fab entrepreneur and creator of the Pursuit …

Decluttering Project – Infographic

Making a house a home is about putting your own stamp on it and sometimes accumulating an inordinate amount of belongings becomes a part of that. …

The brain link between coffee and cannabis

Coffee is a complex substance and — as a new study finds — its metabolic interactions are equally complex. Surprisingly, coffee influences the same …

Northwestern University

If You're Sick of Your Own Procrastinating BS, You Need to Read This

Is procrastination the name of your game? I feel you. I'm not sure what it about us humans, but when there's an unpleasant or tedious task at hand, I …

15 Fantastic Puff Pastry Desserts Using Store-Bought Dough

Plenty of home cooks are challenged by dessert. Luckily, for all of us who aren't master chef-level bakers, there's store-bought puff pastry. Thawed, …

Dessert

Can You Restore Your Vision Naturally? This Eye Doc Says Yes

If you have ever been diagnosed with an eye condition such as macular degeneration or cataracts, the doctor might have told you: "All we can do is …

Neuroscience

8 Life Lessons From 8 Good Books That Everyone Should Read

These inspirational books can change your life if you let them.<p>CEO and Co-Founder of Impact Theory<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Humans are adaptation machines. We are literally designed to adapt to our environment and the stresses that it places on us (both physical …

Most people can tell if you're rich by looking at your face

A new study published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology posits there's a good chance you can tell if someone is rich or poor just …

How to Say “Thank You” to Your Partner

In my research, I’ve invited couples in romantic relationships to come into the laboratory and thank their partner for something—with video cameras …

These Two Workouts Get You Killer Abs Without a Single Crunch or Plank

Amp up your fitness routine with these two abs strength workouts that will have your core looking on point in no time.<p>When it comes to abs, everyone …

How To Move From Rumination To Healthy Emotional Processing

Have you ever found yourself obsessing over something negative that's happened to you, and getting more and more upset, but feeling unable to let it …

Mindfulness

22 Ways to Remind Yourself That You’re Worthy

From pets to poppies to Post-It notes, you're surrounded by signs that you're worthy of love, success, and happiness. The trick is learning to see …

Are Female Friendships the Key to Happiness in Older Women?

You support one another during times of major change like marriage, divorce, and retirement; you comfort one another during times of loss; you help …

Twenty Frugal Ways to Get Yourself Out of a Bad Place

I’m kind of a cyclical person. I’ll go for a month or two where I just feel great and happy all the time, and then I’ll hit a rough spot where I’m …

Why Your Brand Plan Is More Important Than Your Business Plan

If people don't know who you are and what you represent, they won't do business with you.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Why should you care about branding? Because these days, everyone will Google you before they visit your restaurant, buy your products, hire …

Marketing

6 Ways You Can Start Your Own Business While Working a Full-Time Job

Are you looking to start your own business? Before you hand in your notice at your day job, you might consider holding down the fort while you get your company off the ground.<p>Are you looking to start your own business? Before you hand in your notice at your day job, you might consider holding down …

The Pilates Move You Can Do at Home to Transform Your Arms

Strong, toned arms aren't only a characteristic of the genetically blessed. It's possible — no matter your age — to sculpt long, lean arms for yourself just in time for Summer. What makes this news even better is that you can transform your arms with one simple, inexpensive piece of equipment — a …

Workouts

Are You Emotionally Healthy?

While many of us put a lot of attention on our exteriors – we royally ignore our behaviour and emotions. However, there is an increasing realisation …

Self-improvement

Feeling Disgruntled? How to Change Your Mood

<i>“Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.</i><p>Everyone experiences a bad mood from time to time. In fact, it’s considered …

Happiness

Your Life, Your Rules – Why Happiness Shouldn’t Feel Like Hard Work

You're reading Your Life, Your Rules – Why Happiness Shouldn’t Feel Like Hard Work, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

You're cooking stir fries wrong, says top chef

Never mix vegetables and meat, and heat a pan for a very specific length of time if you want to make the perfect stir fry, according to one of the …

Food & Dining

16 Audio Books That Will Improve The Way You Live, Work And Love

If there's an area in your life that could do with some improvement, a good audio book might be able to steer you in the right direction. Best of …

Men Can Be Just As Confusing, Here Are 10 Secrets You Should Know About Men

Women sometimes get a bad reputation for being hard to figure out, and it’s true. We can be pretty confusing. But men can be just as confusing, if …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

8 Ways To Bring Positive Energy Into Your Home Using Feng Shui

It's a new year and the saying 'out with the old, in with the new' couldn't be more relevant when it comes to your home. Now is the perfect time to …

7 Ways to Overcome the Toxic Self-Criticism That Robs You of Mental Strength | Inc.com

Your private inner dialogue can either be a powerful stepping stone or a major obstacle to reaching your goals. If you constantly make negative predictions like, "I'm going to mess up," or you call yourself names, your self-talk will rob you of mental strength.<p>Your thoughts affect how you feel and …

Self-help