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7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

I Just Hacked a Box of Bisquick and Made the Best Biscuits Ever

I just baked a batch of tender, fluffy, soft-as-a-pillow biscuits, and I didn’t even break a sweat. That’s because I tried a new biscuit-making …

Baking

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Turkey Banh Mi

Step 1<p>Mix cucumber slices, carrot ribbons, ginger, jalapeño, vinegar, sugar, and salt in a medium bowl. Set aside, stirring every 10 minutes, until …

Lasagne – Italian Delicious Recipe

Serves 4<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>75 g/3 oz. /6 tbsps. butter<br>• 4 tbsps. plain/all-purpose flour<br>• 750 ml/1 ¼ pints/3 cups milk<br>• 1 tsp wholegrain mustard<br>• salt and freshly …

This super green is a stronger anti-inflammatory than turmeric

When it comes to fighting inflammation—AKA the root of all health evils—turmeric is the most talked-about holistic solution. Whether the flare-up is …

Buddhism and Evil

How Do Buddhists Understand Evil and Karma?<p>Evil is a word many people use without thinking deeply about what it signifies. Comparing common ideas …

Blueberry Almond Crumb Bars Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Ripe summer fruit is the perfect companion to sweet, nutty almond paste and almond flour in these bars. I love how good they are both cold and warm, just like a slice of blueberry pie, but much easier to transport or store! —Posie (Harwood) Brien<p><b>Makes: 12 large bars</b><p>1 1/2 cups (300 …

Dessert

Handling Your Finances at Any Age: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Friday 8/11/17)

No matter how old you are, no matter how wealthy you are, you should really have some money socked away in the stock market, Jim Cramer told his <i>Mad</i> …

Peachy Quinoa Salad With Grilled Chicken

In a bowl, stir together half the juice and paprika; season with salt and pepper. Add chicken and toss to coat. Marinate at room temperature 15 …

MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for PTSD causes long-lasting changes in personality, study finds

Mental health professionals have long struggled to find more effective treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder. Scientists are currently …

Four Simple Spice Rubs You Can Make in Five Minutes or Less

Under-seasoned meat is a crime. That poor, simple-headed chicken gave its life for you and ¼ teaspoon of salt-free lemon pepper per drumstick is your</i> …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How I'm Structuring My Portfolio To Try And Beat The S&P 500

My portfolio has returned 12.06% on a weighted-return basis, in comparison to the 15.05% return on the S&P 500.<p>However, various stocks in my …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Money Milestones You Need to Hit at Every Age

Updated December 01, 2017<p>Managing your finances, from the time you enter adulthood to the time you expect to retire, is like running a marathon: To …

Retirement

Go-To Buttermilk Biscuits

Every recipe box needs a simple go-to biscuit. These are light, buttery and ready in no time.<p>Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:30 minActive:15 min<p>Yield:16 …

7 Sushi Recipes Because It's So Much Cheaper to Make Rolls at Home

Sushi is one of those meals that always ends up costing more than you want it to. Grab a few rolls and a seaweed salad, and you’re looking at a $30 …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

How to Make Bacon Extra Crispy - Chowhound

Undercooked, soggy bacon is indisputably brunch’s most serious offense. In fact, if your bacon isn’t served with perfectly crisp edges and a balanced …

Cooking

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Business (Canada)

9 skills to master to become a great boss

<b>• An increase in responsibility requires a strong mastery of these hard and soft skills.</b><p><b>• If you want that promotion, or to run a team, being prepared for future tough spots is crucial.</b><p>There's no doubt that being a manager has its perks — increased prestige, recognition from upper management, and a …

Buddha’s Eight Rules for Mastering Life

Over 2500 years ago, the Buddha proclaimed an eight-fold path for ending suffering. Here’s a quick introduction to that Path. As an exercise, I’ve …

40 Quotes that Will Calm Your Mind When You’re at a Crossroads

It happens to all of us gradually as we live and grow. We discover more about who we are and the way life really is, and then we realize there are …

Relationships

Recipe: Simon Hopkinson’s raspberries and custard

Simple and sublime: chilled custard and sweet raspberries make a great pudding.<p>In essence, a small dish of unburnt <i>crème brûlée</i> custard topped with …

13 DIY Hummus Recipes That Are Way Better Than the Store-Bought Stuff

I have a bone to pick with store-bought hummus. In my opinion, it never tastes quite right. For reasons beyond my comprehension, it's always a little …

This Saucy, Speedy Beef & Broccoli Stir-Fry Will Ruin You For All Others

My mother is one of those amazing, self-taught cooks who never uses any recipes or measurements, which is wonderful if you’re eating her food, but frustrating if you’re trying to learn how to cook like her.<p>One year, I decided to try to document some my favorite recipes of hers. I shadowed her when …

Food & Dining

Greek Meatballs with Cucumber-Yogurt Sauce and Rice Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat broiler with oven rack 6 inches from heat. Place ground chuck, feta cheese, oregano, parsley, crushed red pepper, egg, 1 …

Country Lifestyle

Is the Universe Conscious?

Some of the world's most renowned scientists are questioning whether the cosmos has an inner life similar to our own.<p>For centuries, modern science has been shrinking the gap between humans and the rest of the universe, from Isaac Newton showing that one set of laws applies equally to falling apples …

Albert Einstein

4 Books to Get What You Want in 2017 | Inc.com

Say what you want about politics or culture--the past year has been amazing in terms of the books that have come out.<p>People dedicated to getting what they want in life are on a constant journey to learn more about themselves and the world around them, and the best way to do that is to read.<p>Below, …

Self-improvement