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These 14 Easy Pastry Recipes Will Make Your Kitchen Smell Like a Boulangerie

If you have a sweet tooth, you probably don't like to choose favorites when it comes to dessert. Cupcakes, cakes, ice cream, gelato, cookies, you …

Baking

This Super-Simple Trick for Crispy Chicken Skin Is a No Brainer You'll Use for the Rest of Time

We’ve all been there. You put hours into marinating your chicken only to end up with sad, flabby, who-wants-to-eat-this skin. Well, fret no more …

Cooking

7 Trader Joe's Recipes You Have to Make Before Summer Ends — Summer

We're not trying to put ourselves out of work or anything over here, but we've gotta say it: The recipes on the Trader Joe's website are <i>good</i>. (Our …

Trader Joe's

25 Quotes About Mindfulness That Will Change the Way You Live Your Life

For most of us, multitasking has become a way of life. We are expected to do it all, know it all, and always be 10 steps ahead. But are we actually doing ourselves a disservice by constantly running on autopilot? What are we missing out on? The concept of mindfulness focuses on bringing your full …

3 Ways to Use Your Time More Efficiently

Although new priorities may come up throughout the day, a to-do list gives you an opportunity to see just what you need to do.<p><i>By Samuel Thimothy, is the VP at OneIMS.com.</i><p>An entrepreneur's day never ends. From the moment you wake up in the morning until you crawl back in bed at night, your to-do …

How to (painlessly) reinvent yourself when life demands it

In these fast-paced times, it seems like change is the only constant we have. Some people accept change gracefully, while others hold on kicking and …

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 14<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

10 yoga poses that build total-body strength

It's time to tone up<p>If you thought yoga was all about the breathing and relaxation, think again. This ancient discipline can also act as a fast-track …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Self-improvement

6 Scientific Ways to Boost Your Brain Health

Your brain is a complicated and dynamic structure, consisting of about 86 billion neurons or nerve cells. Each neuron is linked to thousands of other …

Top attractions in Philippines

The Philippines is defined by its emerald rice fields, teeming megacities, graffiti-splashed jeepneys, smouldering volcanoes, bug-eyed tarsiers, …

How to Become an Instagram Traveler, From a Family Who Does It Full-Time

The Bucket List Family shares their top tips for becoming a full-time traveling family.<p>Two and a half years ago, my family and I took off for a …

Why Affirmations Don't Always Work & What To Do Instead: An Optimism Expert Explains

"I love myself."<p>"I am successful and abundant.”<p>“I am in a perfect relationship.”<p>These are the kinds of statements or affirmations that many self-help …

The ART of Learning a New Skill. – Be Yourself

<b>On a physiological level, learning new things is good for your brain.</b><p>According to CCSU Business & Development, practicing a new skill increases the …

The Perfect 2 Weeks in Bali Itinerary

<i>Bali might be a small island but it’s packed with things to do and see. Creating the perfect Bali itinerary can be a difficult task – no matter how</i> …

Black man acquitted of assaulting protester at Charlottesville rally

<b>(CNN) —</b> An African-American man was acquitted Friday on charges he assaulted a white protester last August at the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, authorities said.<p>A judge acquitted DeAndre Harris on the misdemeanor assault charge during a hearing Friday, according to …

Rights & Freedoms

These Are the Best Places in the World To Live on the Beach for a Bargain

1 of 11<p><i>RELATED</i>: 20 Beautiful Beach Views From Around The World<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Zlatni Rat, Croatia<p>3 of 11<p>Dominical Beach, Costa Rica<p>Advertisement<p>4 …

25 Ways to use Google Forms in the Classroom (with examples!)

Google Forms is one of my favorite classroom tools. But here's the deal - most teachers aren't taking full advantage of what Google Forms has to …

This former Google exec helped build a business that sold for $383 million after just 3 years — and he wants others to follow his model

LONDON — Experian announced plans to acquire UK credit checking startup ClearScore for £275 million ($383 million) on Thursday, the biggest British tech acquisition in years.<p>ClearScore, which offers people free credit checks, was only a little over three years old and was the product of London …

Startups

The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018

These destinations are spectacular—and affordable.<p><b>The 20 Best Places to Go in 2018</b><p><b>By Megan Leonhardt and Kerri Anne Renzulli</b><p>Whether you dream of …

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

5 Questions to Help You Find Your Sense of Purpose

Sometimes it feels like our culture has reached a saturation point in its focus on the pursuit of happiness: Thousands of books, blogs, and websites …

Happiness

South Korea Shortens 'Inhumanely Long' Workweek

Employees in South Korea work long hours: 2,069 hours per worker annually – the second-highest among the Economic Cooperation and Development states, after Mexico. In the United States, that figure is 1,783.<p>Those long hours went hand-in-hand with the country's booming economy in the 1980s and '90s. …

‘I’m a pot evangelist’: meet America's dope queens

As more US states legalise marijuana, more women are stepping up to meet the need for weed. Meet the entrepreneurs cutting through the stigma<p>Like most other American industries, marijuana has traditionally been dominated by men. Overwhelmingly they grew it, they dealt it and they smoked it. Hopes …

Cannabis

The Psychology of Expectations

Perhaps you have heard the saying: "Expectations are premeditated resentments." I believe this slogan, which apparently originated in 12-step …

Coffeemakers

Scandal-Ridden Scoundrel

Donald Trump has turned the political world upside down, again and again, like a kid flipping a coin. Every day we wake up to either a new scandal or several lingering ones.<p>It is astounding. It is maddening. It is numbing.<p>At this moment, he is embroiled in a scandal of a six-figure payment to a …

Donald Trump

9 things smart people won’t do

My recent post, 10 Ways Smart People Stay Calm, really struck a nerve. The trick is that managing your emotions is as much about what you won’t do as …

Your Oven Is the Secret to Restaurant-Quality Short Ribs

<b>Heat the oven and season the meat.</b> Arrange a rack in the lower third of the oven, remove the racks above it, and heat to 325°F. Brush each short rib …

Recipes