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12 habits of genuine people

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested …

Emotional Intelligence

11 Essential Vodkas Everyone Should Have in the Liquor Cabinet

For mixing into dirty martinis, splashing with soda, or spiking up any drink you can think of, vodka is a necessary bottle. And it’s key for …

All Cakes Considered – NPR Shop

Congratulations to NPR's Melissa Gray for her cookbook being selected as a finalist in the baking category of the International Association of Culinary Professionals Annual Cookbook Awards!<p>Melissa Gray is National Public Radio's Cake Lady (and a producer for All Things Considered). Every Monday she …

Chocolate

Perfect Peanut Butter Brownie Cheesecake

This peanut butter brownie cheesecake is so rich, creamy and delicious. Plus, it looks amazing! You can surprise your family or friends with this …

Ice Cream

Probiotics have been linked to brain fog—so should you kick your kombucha habit?

A fridge jam-packed with kombucha can’t be a bad thing, right? All those probiotics help keep you healthy both mentally <i>and</i> physically, after all. …

T-Mobile's newest unlimited plan drops the perks and offers just the basics for a discount

After being quiet for the most recent round of wireless plan revamps, T-Mobile has finally jumped into the fray, launching a new unlimited plan Monday for those looking to cut back on the bonus features in exchange for a cheaper rate.<p>Called "T-Mobile Essentials," the new plan will be available …

Octopus with Potatoes and Chorizo

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine wine, onions, rosemary, bay leaves, 2 tablespoons of the salt, and 4½ quarts of the water in a large stockpot over high; …

Bloom Coffee Roasters Seeks Perennial Success with Reopening in Lansing

Photos courtesy of Bloom Coffee Roasters unless otherwise noted.<p>After a five-month hiatus, Bloom Coffee Roasters has opened the doors to its newly …

How To Tie The Perfect Windsor Knot In 5 Simple Steps

Named after the Duke of Windsor, tying your tie with the Windsor knot is a sure-fire way of proving you mean business in the boardroom while your tie …

Windsor

Wallet Lost 53 Years Ago at Dayton’s is Returned to Owner

×<p>Wallet found at Dayton's<p>Photos courtesy of Stephanie Peterson<p>Dayton’s department store is dead, but its reputation for customer service endures: A …

If You Have These 8 Personality Traits, You’re More Likely To Suffer From Anxiety

There are quite a few personality traits common among people who suffer from anxiety, as well as a few traits that can make anxiety worse. It can …

The 10 qualities of an emotionally intelligent person

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of …

These red velvet waffles are all that's served in heaven

Oftentimes, food mashups are a terrible idea: doughnuts and beer, chocolate and wine or – god helps us – pizza and Easter candy, to name a few. But …

The Genius Alarm Clock That Turned Me Into a Morning Person

I’ll never use my iPhone alarm again.<p>I used to use my iPhone alarm to wake up in the morning. Problem was, I'd awake with a start to the annoying …

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7 Things She Craves in Bed That You May Not Have Considered

A woman’s body is one of the most amazing things on the planet. Its complexity is extraordinary—there is nearly no limit to the pleasure threshold she can experience. And you can take her there…all the way there, in fact.<p>The problem? We’ve kind of been conditioned since, um, birth to believe that …

6 Things He Craves in Bed That You May Not Have Considered

If you clicked on this article you may be thinking, “More tips for him! No tips for me!” Sure, there is a lot of attention paid to “pleasing your man in bed.” You’ve seen the guides everywhere.<p>Yet, we’re thinking about this all wrong. Sex is a partnered activity and if you’re a woman married to (or …

Your Brain on Perimenopause: 6 Ways to Stay Sane

Women I know who are dealing with perimenopause all want answers to pretty much the same questions: How do I deal with hot flashes? Will I ever be …

Home Automation Using NodeMcu: Three Things to Try

There are many ways to create a system for home security and automation, and some are options that can be made by the homeowner. Not everyone wants …

Sorry, Coconut Oil Isn't Actually Good for You, Heart Docs Say

The American Heart Association wants to set the record straight: Coconut oil is <i>not</i> a health food, a panel of experts writes in a new AHA advisory …

Atmos to announce the touchscreen that Alexa and Google Assistant have been missing

With some API magic and a few strategic partnerships, Atmos combines touch and voice in a way that goes beyond solutions from Amazon, Google, Apple, …

I Tried This App to Make My Marriage (Even) Healthier — Here’s What I Learned

When I first heard about Lasting, an app billed as “marriage counseling made simple,” I was about as open to it as you would expect someone who runs 90 percent of her life from her devices to be. As someone who’s always been very pro-counseling — my now-husband and I had a few sessions with a …

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Don't Set Up an LLC Without Doing This 1 Thing

Make sure you understand the tax issues associated with LLCs before you dive into your next business venture.<p>You're starting a new business. Your friend told you to set up a limited liability company (LLC). So you set one up and opened up a bank account. You're ready to dive in. But you forgot one …

Best tip ever: Set up Find My Device as soon as you get your phone

There are several options available for remotely tracking your phone, but Google's own Find My Device service is one of the most convenient around. …

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This delicious and homey one-dish meal for Crockpot Chicken Wild Rice Casserole is very rich and easy. We love how the wild rice cooks in the …

Cooking

Pittsburgh's Microgrids Technology Could Lead The Way For Green Energy

When President Donald Trump announced the U.S. would withdraw from the Paris climate accord, he said he represented "Pittsburgh, not Paris."<p>Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto disagreed. He traveled to Germany this week as part of an unofficial delegation of more than 100 Americans, American officials and …

Green Energy

The Smartest People Love to Fail, and Here's Why

With a positive attitude and perseverance in their back pocket, the smartest and most successful learn and discover from their failures.<p>"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." - Thomas Edison<p>Granted, given the history and scope of Edison's accomplishments, it may be a …

7 Qualities Of People Who Are Chronically Unhappy

I often teach about happiness, and what has become exceedingly clear is there are seven qualities chronically unhappy people have mastered.<p>According …

I'm Kind Of Obsessed With This 200-Year-Old Cake Recipe

George Washington feasted on this cake in 1783. And I feasted on it last week.<p>So it ends up sweet, but not overpoweringly sweet. And the carrot-cooking isn't too involved: you just boil 'em for 5 minutes.<p>You cream the butter and sugar, add a bunch of eggs one at a time, sift together the flour and …

The Gift Of A Good Dad

“I can’t deal with him anymore right now,” I say hotly to my husband, temper flaring as it so often does when I butt heads with my preteen (who, …

Parenting