Jeremy Lyon

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7 secrets that will make you build good habits

Building good habits can be hard. Real hard. Nearly half of dieters give up within a week.<p>Forty percent of dieters quit within one week and more than …

8 ways to reduce closing costs on your new home

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>The bill for closing costs is the final hurdle between home buyers and their new homes, and …

The Best Men's Wardrobe Basics - Ensure Your Style Always Stays Cool

Getting dressed should never be an ordeal, said almost every guy, ever. No one wants to agonise in front of a mirror for hours, or be the unfortunate …

Men's Fashion

30+ Shortcuts & Strategies to Get Your Home Cleaner Faster

Raise your hand if you wish you could clean your home faster, but you just don't know how to make it work. (I'm raising my hand along with you, if …

Living Rooms

5-Ingredient, Cheesy Baked Gnocchi That You Don't Even Have to Mix

<i>Hip hip for dinner—faster. Inspired by their Italian heritage, we partnered with Giovanni Rana to share a series of weeknight pasta recipes that’ll be on the table in a snap.</i><p>While I love cooking food from all over the world, I feel a particular kinship with Italian cooking. But, funny enough, I …

Italy

How HR Can Become Agile (and Why It Needs To)

If software has eaten the world, then agile has eaten the software world. While initially designed to improve the responsiveness of software development teams, more recently agile has become the default team-based operational model for companies big and small, across industries and sectors, with …

The Only Cake Recipe You'll Need This Summer

My friend Jodi Rhoden started baking cakes out of her Barbie-pink house in Asheville, North Carolina in 2006. The venture became so popular, so fast, that she opened a bakery, and wrote a cookbook about Southern cake ladies, the home bakers everyone around town knows to call up for a birthday …

Dessert

Top 5 Must-Read Investment Books for Beginners

Top 5 Investment Books for Beginners<p>Here's how to get a read on the stock markets<p>Updated January 07, 2018<p>If you want to bone up on your investment …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

Baking

The 20 Best Horror Movies of the 2010s and Where You Can Stream Them

If there’s one genre that seems to always weather the storm it’s the horror genre. Star-driven blockbuster franchises come and go, America’s comedic …

4 Techniques That'll Prevent You From Ruining Broccoli

Game changer.<p>Broccoli is detested by so many people, and that sentiment is wholly undeserved. This green veggie is versatile and delicious, plus it pairs beautifully with butter and cheese (which is always a bonus, in our book).<p>The reason broccoli gets such a bad rap is because too many people cook …

Broccoli

Here's How To Feed The Whole Family For Under $20

Feed the whole gang without breaking the bank.<p>For each recipe, you'll find a simple grocery list (plus a few basic pantry staples like olive oil, dried spices, salt, and pepper that you probably already have on hand) to help make your trip to the market painless and affordable.<p><i>*All prices were</i> …

The purpose of life is to be a nobody

We all experience the world like we are at the center of reality.<p>We think and we feel in relation to how our senses absorb information and how this information mingles with our personal memories. The subjective perception created by these interactions provides the illusion of importance.<p>We forget …

Self-improvement

The Ways Your Brain Manages Overload, and How to Improve Them

Information overload is everywhere, from non-stop news to rat-a-tat email inboxes. At the receiving end of this deluge of verbiage is the human brain—<i>your</i> brain— metaphorically endowed with a vacuum cleaner that sucks up information; a container for short-term memory; a blender for integrating …

Online mortgage calculators don't give homeowners the full picture — here's what to use instead

Becoming a homeowner is a complicated process and a major financial commitment, and figuring out the true cost requires a good amount of research.<p>Many people will often turn to online mortgage calculators to determine what they can afford, but this tool comes with a few glaring limitations.<p>In fact, …

Personal Finance

Aldi are selling their own pizza ovens and they’re super cheap

<b>Forget the barbecue, we’re all about the pizza oven this summer.</b><p>Well, we are now that ALDI are selling their own cheap versions, at least.<p>While most …

Want to Cut Sugar Out of Your Diet? Here's How

By Alexandra Rowles<p>Consuming too much added sugar is one of the worst things you can do to your body. It can have many negative effects on your …

Nutrition

20-Minute Dinner Recipes for the *Best* Lazy Nights Ever

None of us want to cook a labor-intensive dinner after a long day at work. All we want to do is get home, throw on our comfy pants, pour ourselves a glass of vino, and eat our weight in sweet potato fries. If you were about to hit up your trusty search engine for “30-minute meals that save the …

How not to hate your husband after having kids

One afternoon, a few months after my daughter was born, my husband Tom was sprawled on the couch, eyes glued to the Tour De France. As I fed Sylvie, I asked him if he would tackle the mountain of laundry she had amassed. “But I did it last time,” he said. My pulse began to race as I explained that …

Parenting

24 Recipes By This Year's James Beard Award Nominees

Let’s hear it for the 2017 James Beard Award nominees! The list, announced last Wednesday, is packed with some of our favorite people in food. …

I Stopped Using Facebook. Here's How My Life Changed in 6 Ways | Inc.com

<b>I'm sleeping better</b>.<br>My brain is quieter. While I've never had issues sleeping, I don't have a wind-down period before falling asleep. Two thirds of respondents in a Penn State study reported difficulty sleeping due to anxiety as a result of social media use.<p>Constant access compels people to …

Social Media

8 nutritionists reveal what they eat when they're craving something sweet

<b>Peanut butter and jelly</b><p>"One of my favorite treats is a good old-fashioned PBJ. The sweetness of a spoonful of jam atop that earthy, nutty peanut butter on a crispy, toasted slice of bread or bagel half makes me feel that I've had a real treat—even though it's actually healthy. I like BFree Brown …

Nutrition

Money Mistakes That'll Make it Hard to Buy a Home One Day

The real estate process begins well before you make your short list of dream homes and start attending open houses — and it can end there, too, if …

Personal Finance

The Future Is Now: Welcome to My (Smart) House

There are more connected home gadgets to install than ever before, from locks to switches to speakers. What’s worth the trouble? We asked <i>Fortune</i> …

BA's Best Chicken and Dumplings

6 servings<p>These dumplings are super light and fluffy, but still hold their shape and don’t disintegrate or get gummy when cooked. The key is the ratio of liquid (buttermilk), leaveners (baking powder and baking soda), and fat (schmaltz). You can sub whole milk and butter if needed. This is part of …

Cooking

23 gadgets your man cave needs right now

Man Caves

How to Invest: When You’re Just Getting Started

By<p>Feb. 9, 2017 4:47 p.m. ET<p>Wall Street has an odd way of trying to get your business. The dizzying array of investment choices, mind-numbing jargon, …

Investing

20 Romantic Date Ideas for Any Budget

8 of the Best Places to Buy Used Goods Online

You can save a lot of money if you buy electronics, home furnishings, clothing in previously-owned condition. Here are 8 sites that have great used …

Shopping

Was Obama a Transformational President?

His most ardent supporters like to think he fundamentally changed the country. But his record shows otherwise.<p>For weeks now, the impending departure of Barack Obama from the White House has inspired a run of paeans to his greatness, a flood of laments about how much he’ll be missed. Everywhere …

Political Science