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This Man Eats Pizza And Loses Over 100 Pounds In 7 Months

Let’s be clear – New York City chef Pasquale Cozzolino did lose nearly 100 pounds, and he ate a lot of pizza in order to do so, but <i>he did not attempt</i> …

Weight Loss

Incredible outdoor restaurants

A Dark and Majestic Fairy Tale of Animals Lost in the Forest Mist

Frank Machalowski’s <i>Tierwald</i> hangs heavy with mystery. In the apparent silence of the forest, rendered in delicate greys, great beasts hulk, meeting …

10 great places to eat in Philadelphia, for convention-goers and the rest of us

No contest. The clear winners in the 2016 presidential convention game are the Democrats.<p>Hear me out. Anyone attending the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia at month’s end is bound to discover, as I did last year, that the City of Brotherly Love ranks among America’s best food cities: …

Democratic National Convention

This is how you make better decisions, according to science

Life would be a lot easier if we just knew how to make good decisions. Research shows we all make a lot of bad ones, according to Chip Heath's "Decisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work."<p>With careers:<p>In our jobs:<p>And in our personal lives:<p>We get a lot of sketchy tips based on unreliable …

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Don't Follow Through On What We Set Out to Do And What To Do About It

By the summer of 1830, Victor Hugo was facing an impossible deadline. Twelve months earlier, the famous French author had made an agreement with his publisher that he would write a new book titled, <i>The Hunchback of Notre Dame</i>.<p>Instead of writing the book, Hugo spent the next year pursuing other …

9 Psychology Books Every Leader Should Read

Learning the secrets of the mind will make you a better professional.<p>At the base of it, business success is about people--making the right connections, understanding motivation, guessing what others will do next, and accurately evaluating those you meet. Which is why knowing some basic psychology …

America's Most Scenic Roads

The T-shirts all say: <i>I survived the road to Hana</i>. It can take more than two and a half hours to travel the 52 miles from Kahului to Hana, as you …

Best Romantic Summer Getaways

Dubrovnik gets lots of love, but we’re smitten with the lesser-known city of Rovinj to the north. The terracotta rooftops, church steeples, and …

Santa Fe

A pilot has 7 ways to solve the TSA crisis and improve airport security

Conventional wisdom holds that the best way to address the problem is to shuttle in more TSA guards and personnel.<p>Indeed this would speed things up slightly, but it's a superficial fix that fails to address the root problem: that our entire checkpoint strategy is misguided.<p>Budgeting for more staff …

Flying

Ancient Dragon Routes to become Serbia’s new cultural trail for travellers

Long before Game of Thrones, Serbia’s rich tradition of medieval folk tales and epic poems revolved around dragons. Thanks to a project called the Cluster of Cultural Routes, this fascinating heritage will finally become the basis of a tourist trail that will link major historic sites around the …

The 10 Best Restaurants In Montepulciano

Italy

The 16 best restaurants in California

We recently released our list of the best restaurants in America, which was determined using notable rankings from experts, critics, and diners. You can read our full methodology here.<p>Of the 50 restaurants that made our list, 16 of them hail from California.<p>From San Francisco to Los Angeles, here …

Movement Is Bigger Than Fitness

In the grand scheme of things, your PRs and race times aren’t <i>that</i> important. There, I’ve said it. <b>Improving yourself is always something to be proud</b> …

Quotes about Growing Up

Often in life, when you grow up, there are lots of things to worry about: you have make money, build a family, sustain friendship…Growing up is …

Motivation

Land Of Tears | Sony

You are imperfect, you are wired for struggle, but you are worthy of love and belonging. ― Brené Brown<p>Life is tragic. We live lives of incredible …

Inside the $465,000 Tour of the World's Most Luxurious Hotel Suites

$465,000 could make your down payment for a new home, or it could get you a 21-day trip in ten of the world’s most luxurious hotel suites. VeryFirstTo—world’s only site that notifies and enables you to have the best of newly launching luxury products and experiences—joined luxury agent Hurlingham …

Dining Rooms

Is Chelsea Market the City’s Best Food Court?

Wandering through the near-empty halls of the old Nabisco factory — where Oreos were invented — one could drop in on a butcher, an upstate dairy, a kitchenware concern, a shop selling groceries from Italy, an amazingly diverse fruit and vegetable stand, a Thai food store, and a bakery whose …

Books to Read This Spring That Will Make You More Productive

<b>How to Have a Good Day: Harness the Power of Behavioral Science to Transform Your Working Life,</b> by Caroline Webb<p>The title <i>How to Have a Good Day</i> might …

Pulitzer Prize

Blog Archive » How to Plan a Trip to Anywhere in 60 Minutes or Less

Posted on August 24th, 2015<p>I travel a lot, since my (now former) job sent me to live overseas on rotating 3-6 month assignments in emerging market …

Cape Town

The 10 most spectacular palaces in the world

You can't spend a night in these palaces, (though there are many others that have been converted to hotels), but you can visit them and soak in their architectural splendor and rich history.

5 Powerful Laws to Achieve Anything You Want Faster

The speed at which we learn can determine the quality of our lives. Imagine if you could achieve a goal you’ve always wanted in a matter of months …

11 Insane Breakfast Dishes in Las Vegas

One of the great things about coming to Las Vegas is the sheer number of crazy dishes restaurants put on their menus. These Instagram-worthy dishes combine numerous ingredients or add a new twist to a classic dish. Here, a look at 11 insane breakfast dishes found all over Las Vegas.<p>Mr. Lucky’s …

Is this the best city for after-work adventure?

Cape Town's epic landscape has long been a draw for visitors, but business travellers are finding plenty of appeal in South Africa's 'Mother City'.<p>A Mediterranean climate, enviable work-life balance, views to die for and a location that means you go for a scuba dive or safari once your meetings …

South Africa

Why Resilience Is Good for Your Health and Career

Employers that offer coaching in how to be positive in spite of stress say the benefits go beyond work<p>Resilience is often defined as the capacity to adjust to change, disruption or difficulty and move on from negative or traumatic experiences in a positive way.<p>Studies find people with the most …

Employment

15 scientific tricks to beat stress, anxiety, and fear

We've been able to outlast those guys, but evolutionary psychologists will tell you that we're still on constant lookout for the thing that wants to eat us next.<p>The trouble is, the audience at your next presentation is not, in fact, a bunch of razor-toothed animals. They generally want to see you …

Here Is the Menu for Italian Colossus La Sirena, Opening for Dinner Tonight

Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich's massive new restaurant La Sirena opens for dinner service tonight. The modern Italian trattoria surprise-opened Wednesday night for drinks, making use of a 38-foot long bar that acts as the centerpiece of the space, but tonight is when the kitchen really starts to …

6 Reasons Being In Love Is The Absolute Worst

Let us save you a whole lot of trouble.<p>Of all the emotions in the human experience, love has got to be the weirdest. This roller coaster of wonderful highs and lows has been called "one of the most studied and least understood areas of psychology."<p>Below are six reasons you should avoid love at all …

Happiness

Stress Literally Shrinks Your Brain. Here Are 7 Ways To Reverse This Effect.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious emotional, even physical, consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives?<p>Researchers at Yale University …

How to Be an Optimal Human

What does it take to be an optimal human being?<p>Throughout history there has been much speculation. For Aristotle, the highest human good was …