J Griffin

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10 tweaks to your morning routine that will transform your entire day

I don’t know anyone who couldn’t use a little boost in their energy and self-control.<p>Researchers at the University of Nottingham recently published …

Self Control

Feelin’ Gravy: How to Make the Perfect Sausage Gravy

Dallas chef David Bull gives the workingman’s breakfast an elegant update<p>If you ever want to eat like a lumberjack without doing a lick of work, you might stop by the Stoneleigh Hotel & Spa in Dallas and let Chef David Bull fix you a plate of savory biscuits smothered in sausage gravy.<p>Although food …

Recipes

Level up your cookout with Jamie Oliver's lumberjack baked beans

Labor Day is fast approaching. And as the end of summer grows near, so does grilling season. We only have a few weekends left to cook outside before …

Cooking

1971 Volvo 1800E

This 1971 Volvo 1800E is finished in black over a tan interior and powered by a 2.0L inline-four mated to a 4-speed manual transmission with Laycock …

Gooey Butter Cake III Recipe

"This cake uses a cake mix to make a crust, over which there is a cream cheese layer. Easy to make."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (18.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix<p>…

How to Catch Up on Retirement Savings in Your 50s

It's not easy, but it's worth it if you want to enjoy a comfortable retirement.<p>If you're nearing retirement age and your savings are looking a little …

Will I get penalized for retiring early and tapping into my 401(k) plan? Ask a Fool

If you have enough to retire early, your age doesn't need to be an obstacle.<p><b>Question: I have enough money to retire, but I'm not 59½ years old yet. Will I get penalized for retiring and tapping into my 401(k)?</b><p><i>Answer:</i> No, not necessarily. There are provisions in the 401(k) rules that can allow early …

I Successfully Meal Prep Using These 12 Recipes, and Here’s Why It Works

These meal prep recipes will get you through week after week.<p>Meal prep isn’t for everyone. I grew up with a mother who did the opposite of meal …

Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …

This Is The Best Cheesecake Recipe Ever

It was published in Gourmet Magazine in 1999. People have been losing their minds over it ever since.<p>The Three Cities of Spain Cheesecake is the best …

1965 Porsche 356SC Coupe

This 1965 Porsche 356SC coupe was sold new in March 1965 to an American serviceman based in Europe and remained with him until 1988. The seller …

I’m a Mother of 9 and the Head of Personal Finance at a Trillion Dollar Investment Firm. Here Are My 6 Secrets for Work-Life Balance

Step 1: Create your own definition of success.<p>When we’re juggling work and family life, we’re bound to experience moments of pressure or exhaustion. …

These 20 Chicken Dinners Are Equal Parts Fast and Fancy

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Recipes

A Week of Healthy Meal Prep: May 21-25

Each week, we’re bringing you 5 weeknight recipes you can make in 45 minutes or less. To make it even easier, we’re helping you meal prep! Sign up …

INFOGRAPHIC: 7 Excel tricks everyone should know

Lifehacker AU is never one to shy away from doling out handy Microsoft Excel spreadsheet tips.<p>Chances are you’ve had to deal in spreadsheets for as …

Wild Squirrel Knows Exactly Where To Go To Have Her Baby

She never forgot the people who saved her life — and knew they'd keep her baby safe, too.<p>It was a cold and windy day in South Africa in October 2016 …

Cute Animals

The Definitive Guide on How to Manage Your Money

Take control of your money before it takes control of you.<p>Nobody teaches you how to manage your money in school. And once you get your first job and …

Personal Finance

How to Sell a Car Successfully

Next to your house or apartment, your next most significant earthly possession is probably a car. And, unless it’s a complete heap of junk, your car …

Automotive Industry

25 Coleslaw Recipes You Need for Your Next Backyard Barbecue

Slaw has come a long way as a side dish. The former mayonnaise-based favorite now boasts lighter ingredients with hearty greens, crunchy vegetables …

Cooking

Alternative endings to the first aircraft carrier battle

In May 1942, the Second World War was expanding across the Pacific.<p>An Imperial Japanese navy invasion fleet was steaming toward Port Moresby in Papua …

10 Slow Cooker Recipes Your Kids Will Love

And that everyone else around the table will love, too.

Eight Daily Practices To Take Charge Of Your Life

After speaking with over 100 of the top real estate investing minds in the nation, I have found a pattern in their steps and have decided to implement a number of these practices in my daily life to improve my work-life balance and productivity.<p>It is no shock that there are many ways to improve …

Motivation

How to Meal-Prep a Week of Healthy Lunches for Less Than $20

Follow this budget-friendly plan to meal-prep a week of affordable, healthy and yummy lunches for less than $20. The Sunday meal-prep steps outline …

DIY camper van cost just $18K to build

How one couple is living the #VanLife dream<p>It’s a story that’s engrained in #VanLife lore: Dreaming of something different, an outdoorsy couple quits two successful engineering jobs and sells their house—with nearly everything in it. They build their own DIY camper van and embark on a non-stop …

13 personal finance experts share how they save money every day — and what they're always willing to spend on

When someone's career is all about helping others stay financially fit, you'd assume that person would <i>never</i> do anything with their money that isn't totally about saving and squirreling, right? Wrong!<p>I talked to personal-finance pros about areas in which they don't mind skimping, and the places in …

How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

27 businesses you can start for less than $1,000

Want to make some extra cash without investing a lot at the outset? Start a side hustle.<p>Think about what skills you have and how you can do it with …

20 Ways to Make Black Beans the Star of Your Meal

You'll almost never find our kitchens without a can or two of black beans stocked in the pantry. This versatile ingredient can be used in so many …

13 High-Protein Meal Prep Recipes to Make This Sunday

Because we all want to save time during the busy week.<p>March 30, 2018<p>Meal prep and I have a love-hate relationship. I really enjoy it throughout the …