Laurie Jackson

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Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or …

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The 5-Minute Speed Circuit Workout

Exercise 1 Speedy Feet<p>(Get psyched: You’ll be doing this move after every exercise.) Widen your stance, bend your knees, lean forward slightly <b>(A)</b>, and move your feet up and down in tiny rapid-fire steps <b>(B and C)</b>.<p>Exercise 2 Leaping Lunges<p>Starting in a lunge position <b>(A)</b>, throw your arms forward as …

Grab a Slice of Our Lemon Lavender Champagne Cake

Have you planned what you’re making for Easter yet? Well, we’ve got a show stopping cake for you. Not only is it pretty, but it’s made using champagne and boxed cake mix! Two of the best ingredients, in one.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p><b>Cake</b><p>– 2 boxes lemon cake mix<p>– 6 eggs<p>– 2 1/2 cups champagne<p><b>Frosting</b><p>– 1 1/2 cups …

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Quinoa Fritters with Ají Amarillo Aioli

6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Aioli<p>1 cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons fresh lime juice<p>2 tablespoons (or more) ají amarillo chile paste or other chile paste<p>1 tablespoon minced flat-leaf parsley<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>Fritters<p>2/3 cup quinoa, rinsed, drained<p>1/4 cup all-purpose flour<p>1/4 cup finely crumbled …

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WordPress.com Adds Email Forwarding for Custom Domains

If you’re a WordPress.com user with a custom domain set up for your blog, you’ll now be able to easily use that domain for your email address, directly from the WordPress admin console.<p>WordPress.com parent company Automattic has launched a new Email Forwarding feature that lets you forward email …

Blueberry Mojito

May 23, 2013<p>Jorge likes to joke that I am a “Southern Hemisphere Drinker”. I love Rum and Tequila, but I tolerate vodka, gin and scotch/bourbon. …

Souffle with cherries

July 15, 2013<p>Souffles have tendency to collapse. This is a facts and it happens even to the best chefs. But there are days when it does not collapse. …

I Scream, You Scream... - Blueberry-Hyssop Ice Cream | Crumb: A Food Blog

I discovered anise hyssop quite by accident last summer, when I picked up a small seedling of Blue Flame Hyssop at the local garden centre, lured by …

The Top 28 Best Healthy Snacks

Nibble away with these healthy snacks that all clock in at 100 calories or less.<p>Todd Huffman<p>Computer screens, dogs, your paycheck: Some things should only come in size XL. But at snack time, smaller really can be better—even if your appetite feels super-sized. It's just a matter of figuring out …

Weekend Challenge: Reverse Crunch

This exercise will help eliminate your lower belly pooch<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Check out our Facebook page every weekend and challenge yourself to try a new exercise. Thousands of women already have.</i> …

Raspberry Lime Sangria Popsicles

1<p>Add the 6 ounces of raspberries to a small sauce pan, sneaking a few. I mean, raspberries are freaking in season and these organic berries are …

Abs Diet: Count Drinks, Not Calories

<b>Stay on Portion Patrol</b><br>If you eat six well-balanced meals, your body will regulate portions through things like fiber, protein, and the sheer volume of the smoothies. That said, it's always wise—and especially in the beginning of the plan, when you're most vulnerable and adjusting to a new way of …

How to Better Remember Names

When you meet someone, there's a lot going on: You're taking in their appearance and body-language cues, shaking hands, introducing yourself. So it's pretty easy not to actively listen.<p>That said, there are some simple tricks that can help make a name stick. "Our brains are hardwired to associate …

3 Ways to De-Clutter Your Life and Live Passionately

In a previous blog post, Frank explained how to live with passion and purpose. It created a minor buzz, and some readers asked, "This sounds great, but I don't have enough time to do what I need to do, let alone pursue my dreams. What can I do?" This question resonates with most of us. Between the …

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