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9 Recipes That Use Hummus in Ways You Never Imagined

If you're like us, you probably always have a tub of hummus in your fridge. It makes for a great snack, whether you grab a spoon and go in or use it …

Your New Favorite Chicken Recipe

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. There are whole swaths of New York City in which Peruvian chicken is as important a …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

14 Quick Bread Recipes, From Scones and Muffins to Soda Bread

Getting into breadmaking is a serious endeavor—recipes are often multi-hour processes and require a bunch of measuring, kneading, and waiting for dough to rise. I love eating bread, but baking it is just a little beyond my patience. Quick breads, on the other hand, are much more approachable. Made …

Recipe: Cowboy Caviar

Cowboy Caviar<p>Makes about 5 1/2 cups; serves 8 to 12 as an appetizer<p><i>For the vinaigrette:</i> <br>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>Finely grated zest of 1 medium …

15 Vegetarian Dinner Ideas That Make a Complete Protein

It’s no secret that the one concern with eating a plant-based diet is the lack of protein. While there are some amazing sources through soybeans, quinoa, and pulses, quite often there aren’t enough amino acids in the food to consider it a complete protein like animal products such as meat, dairy, …

Healthy Eating

Ten Reasons Why You Need a Journal for Your Creative Projects

There are tons of great apps available for tracking goals and ideas, but as with everything, sometimes the old ways are the best. If you are a writer …

14 Vegan Dessert Recipes to Satisfy Any Sweet Tooth

Over the years, you've probably had enough great incidentally vegan recipes—stuff like warming Indian curries or simple Italian pastas—that you know you don't need animal products to make a great dinner. Things get trickier when it's time for dessert, though, since baked goods tend to rely heavily …

Best-Designed Street Murals in the World Photos

Streetwear

The theory of energy chakras: How to balance your sacral chakra

Also known as swadisthana (which translates to ‘your own place’), the sacral chakra rules emotions, sexuality, pleasure, passion, intimacy, …

5 Ways Being Vulnerable Can Make You Happier

You can’t talk about vulnerability without first covering shame. We tend to think shame comes into play only when we do something morally …

4 Ways to Be Mindful All the Time (Without Needing to Meditate)

When we usually think of mindfulness, we picture someone in solitude meditating in a calm environment.<p>But can you practice mindfulness throughout the …

Mindfulness

The Most Simple Meditation Technique That Anyone Can Do

Have you ever heard of gazing meditation?<p>If you haven’t, it involves focusing your mind on an object in front of you.<p>Gazing has been a long-practiced …

What To Do If You Wake Up Every Morning Feeling Stressed

We all know how hard it is to get out of bed in the morning when you just want to keep sleeping.<p>So, as a hypnotherapist, I decided to round up some …

7 Ways Entrepreneurship Helps You Be a Better . . . Anything

Whether you ultimately decide to be a poet, salesperson, scholar, chef or anything in between, entrepreneurship can give you the skills that will improve your chances of success.<p>For some people, entrepreneurship is a way of life. Creating something new and leading a team is living the dream, and a …

Minimalism for the mind: a manifesto for simple living

Posted at 13:00h in Uncategorized by Dr Happy<p><b>by Dr. Happy (aka Dr. Tim Sharp)</b><p>Over the many years I’ve been involved in the world of psychology and …

Minimalism

8 Simplest Ways to Increase Happiness

The uplifting news is that there are some deductively demonstrated exercises which when done continually, can help us in our journey for bliss. In …

Why You Should Buy Baking Tools at the Hardware Store

I grew up going to lumber yards and hardware stores with my backyard boat–building, woodworking Dad, an engineer and an inventor. From him, I learned that tools, tricks, and materials designed for one craft can be adapted to others. I’ve purchased <b>trowels (typically used for smoothing plaster) to</b> …

Woodworking

5 Self-Care Tips That Will Have You Feeling Zen in No Time

Lately, it’s become obvious that self-care is a radical political tool; as women, it gives us permission to prioritize our inner zen when so many people are looking to dismantle our autonomy on the regular. But fighting anxiety and finding calm doesn’t necessarily mean simply charging a facial and …

Self-improvement

How to Actually Do Breathing Meditation Properly To Beat Stress and Anxiety

You may have heard about taking deep breaths and counting to ten when you’re angry or stressed. You may also have been told “just breathe” when you …

You don’t need a 10-year plan—you need to give yourself permission to experiment

“Tell me. Where do you hope to be in 10 years?”<p>Most of us have answered some variation of this question during a job interview. And many of us have asked this question of ourselves. But in my experience as a career counselor, it’s actually a deeply unhelpful way to think—particularly for a young …

U.S. Dept. of Labor

The Space-Saver Every Small Apartment Needs

If I had to vote for the one piece of furniture that amplifies modern apartment living, it would be the c-side table. Hitting the design scene hard …

3 Signs You Will Be Fine (Even If You Don’t Feel Fine Right Now)

You start your day, and you’re immediately worried about all the things on your plate, all the things you have to do, and all the people you will …

Family

Breezy Family Home With Wonderful Views From Its Infinity Edge Pool

A house with a pool is not exactly an extraordinary thing. But if the house were to have an infinity edge pool things definitely change. The whole …

Interior Design

Slow down: A Buddhist 'mega monk' has just revealed his secret to happiness

Are you in pursuit of happiness? Well look no further, because a Buddhist ‘mega monk’ says the key to contentment is all about slowing down.<p>Haemin …

10 Reasons Why You Haven't Fulfilled Your Potential

Brutal truths on why you keep getting in the way of your dreams.<p>You're frustrated that you aren't where you think you should be in life. With your career, your family, and your bank account--and you can't put your finger on the problem. You just want to be happy.<p>Here's the brutal reality you need …

Motivation

25 Tiny Changes That Will Make You a Happier Person

Doing what you like is freedom, liking what you do is happiness.<p>Most of us spend over half our waking days at work. And too many of us consider it a necessary sacrifice, something we're required to do to provide for ourselves and our families and make it possible to enjoy the time we have for …

Happiness

A Tribute to the Late, Great Barrier Reef in Pictures

United Nations

Want To Raise Brave Girls? Science Says Do This (Most Parents Are Afraid To)

It makes sense, if you let it. Just watch this.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek</i>.<p>Define courage, an exam paper once asked.<p>The examiners expected a long, fascinating intellectual essay.<p>One candidate wrote: "This is." And walked …

Paragliding

Deepak Chopra Reveals 7 Mindful Ways to Reduce Stress and Anxiety

With busy schedules and constant societal pressure, stress and anxiety are no strangers to most of us. It can be hard to unwind, relax and experience …

Meditation