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7 Very Cool No-Bake Summer Desserts

All of these no-bake treats will keep you cool, no matter how high the temperature rises.<p>Too hot to turn on the oven? From tiramisu to banana pudding, all of these no-bake treats will keep you cool, no matter how high the temperature rises.<p>1. Irish Cream Tiramisu<p>This fun twist on tiramisu — from …

Dessert

19 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

That means they're susceptible to the same psychological preferences and cognitive biases that affect the rest of us. Simple tweaks to the way you speak and hold yourself can make you seem much more likeable, competent, and hireable in their eyes.<p>With that in mind, we rounded up a list of easy …

Employment

Robin Williams' Widow Susan Pens Emotional Essay About Actor's Final Months

In the two years following Robin Williams’ tragic death, his widow Susan Schneider Williams has been working tirelessly to understand and spread …

15 Dinners Under 350 Calories

You tend to eat the same thing everyday because you've found an "ehh, it's okay" kind of meal that's healthy enough for you. Well, who wants to live like that? These 15 recipes allow you to enjoy delicious, decadent flavor while keeping your healthy efforts front and center. Go ahead and enjoy …

Cooking

How To Be Happy Now

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

The Food Lab: How to Make the Best Potato Hash

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>In my line of work, you end up with lots of leftovers, and lots of leftovers means that I make a lot of hash. I mean, a <i>lot</i> of it. What better way is there to recycle that little hunk of bacon, that half onion, and …

How do cats always land on their feet?

Those are some stunning acrobatics from an African Caracal. <i>(BBC's "Life in the Air")</i>

5 Books That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Sometimes, all you need is a reminder of where you're headed.<p>I am an avid reader. I read because there is so much incredible material out there to learn from, but I also read to stay inspired. In the same way movies and YouTube montages and podcasts inspire, books can have a tremendous impact on …

5 Exercises to Help Boost Creativity, Divergent Thinking

Where do our best ideas come from? As it turns out, science says there are a number of ways to help prime the brain for divergent thinking. If you've …

6 Relationship Habits All Really Happy Couples Have

We all tend to fall into a routine in long-term relationships.<p>We make habits and rituals as a couple that help shape and define our lives together. Perhaps it's going to breakfast on a Saturday morning, one partner making the bed while the other makes coffee, or a particular way of celebrating a …

Self-confidence

5 Habits To Get Over Self-Limiting Beliefs

“Iceberg beliefs”–self-limiting, below-the-surface doubts–could be major obstacles to your success. Here’s how to overcome them.<p>Sometimes the biggest thing holding you back from greater success is something you might not even be aware of.<p>They’re called “iceberg beliefs,” and they could be major …

Self-improvement

Giving kids an hour of math a day adds up: Editorial | The Star

For years now Ontario’s elementary students have seen their math skills slide even as their reading and writing skills have soared. It’s a worrisome …

'Why schools should embrace the Google philosophy and push kids to pursue their own projects'

Last Friday at midnight, <i>TES</i> published a story saying a "free learning hour" was to be introduced in all schools. The journalist was Polly Fradosia, a …

'When butterflies start to look like happy penises': Teachers share their worst classroom fails... including 'candlelight' paintings that went VERY wrong and fake snow that looks like cocaine

In theory, asking your students to draw 'candle light' might seem like a good idea.<p>But as one teacher found out the hard way, the end result looked …

Teaching

Open fires and pointy sticks: The rise of Scandi-style nurseries in the UK

If you go down to the woods today, you'll find two-year-old Freddie Goulden prising a warm, sticky marshmallow off the tip of a twig, straight from an open fire, and appraising it with glee.<p>Next up, is scavenging for “magic stones” (he'll use those to make a necklace for Mum) and a spot of mud-pie …

How to... manage parents who are too engaged

<b>“I need to meet with you more often.”</b><br>Parents who regularly ask to meet with you after school may be curious about what their child is being taught or …

Five apps and web tools to help pupils master their times tables

Perhaps because there haven’t been quite enough changes to primary assessment in England this year (ahem), Year 6 pupils will also have to contend …

Are you ready to rewrite your personal equation for happiness?

Don’t find it, release it<p>Happiness is the true foundation of existence. Maximizing it is the only reasonable goal in life. Every other desire is …

The Surprising Secret of Millennials' Success and Happiness

True happiness doesn't come from the things you've bought and possess--it's much more than that.<p>Ever find yourself wondering why millennials seem to be so happy with the successes they have achieved in their work and lives? Turns out, this young and rising generation may have been one step ahead of …

9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TED Talks