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All Couples Fight. Here's How Successful Couples Do It Differently.

There's an art to arguing.<p>All couples argue, but it's the <i>way</i> they argue that determines if their relationship will go the distance.<p>"Instead of attacking the other person’s character, happy couples color inside the lines and express their own feelings," psychotherapist Vikki Stark, director of the …

Warm Up With These Too Cute For Words Chicken Pot Pies

JUST IN TIME FOR ALL THAT SNOW!<p>* 2 Tbsp. of butter<p>* 1 cup of carrots, chopped<p>* 1 cup of onions, chopped<p>* 1/2 cup of celery<p>* 1 tsp of salt<p>* 1 tsp of pepper<p>* 2 cups of potatoes, peeled and chopped<p>* 2 tsp of garlic powder<p>* 1/2 tsp of thyme<p>* 1/2 Tbsp. of dried parsley<p>* 4 cups of chicken stock<p>* 2 cups …

The 9 most basic facts about losing love handles and belly fat

Unlike women, who tend to distribute extra pounds all over, men hoard all of theirs in one spot: the belly, producing unattractive love handles and …

57 small things you can do every day to be happier and more successful

1. Assume people have good intentions.<p>Since you can't read minds, you don't really know the "why" behind the "what" that people do. Imputing evil motives to other people's weird behaviors adds extra misery to life, while assuming good intentions leaves you open to reconciliation.<p>2. Avoid using …

Sweet Potato Recipes for Weight Loss

Just don't ruin them with a bucket of brown sugar and marshmallows, Mom. Here's why:<p>One large, flavor-packed spud serves up 4 grams of …

17 Pot Pie Recipes to Protect You from the Cold

If there was ever a hibernation food for humans, it would surely be pot pie. Warm, creamy and starchy, these little pockets of pie goodness will give you the sustenance you need to get through the holiday season. Whip up one of these delicious comfort food recipes the next time you’re in need of …

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14 Tips to Get Quality Sleep Tonight

Quality sleep can make all the difference when it comes to productivity in the office. In fact, overall on-the-job sleepiness costs employers about $100 billion in lost productivity.<p>It's time to take that productivity back. Use these tips to get better sleep yourself, and share the tips with your …

Lemony Gourmet Fried Chicken -- Skinnyfied

This fried chicken is FANTASTIC! I call it gourmet because there's a lemon and wine sauce drizzled over the chicken before serving. To keep it skinny, it's fried in a very small amount of reduced-fat butter and olive oil. <b>Each serving has only 204 calories, 5 grams of fat and 4 Weight Watchers</b> …

This 2-Ingredient Banana Pancake Recipe Is The Healthy Answer

Healthy and easy.<p>Two-ingredient recipes are a godsend for busy schedules. They can usually be made up with items already stocked in our kitchen. They are easy to make, and even easier to clean up after. And sometimes -- if we're lucky -- they happen to help us start our day off with a healthy …

Husband's Note on Mirror to Wife Struggling With Depression Is the Most Beautiful Thing You'll See All Day

"She's the kindest person I know."<p>An Imgur user posted a photo of the touching note her husband drew on their mirror, as a show of support while she was struggling with depression.<p>Mollywho wrote on Imgur that she's faced a lot of difficult times since marrying her husband, including not being able …

13 Awkward Moments When You Have Depression And Anxiety

Not showering, but also spending lots of time worrying about the fact that you're not.<p><i>If you need information and practical advice on depression, you can call the Rethink advice and information service on 0300 5000 927 (10am–2pm), if you're in the UK.</i><p>The Depression Alliance, a charity for sufferers …

How to Make Protein Shakes for Weight Loss

Need a healthy meal in a hurry? Forget Burger King and Chipotle. Protein shakes may be the fastest food of all.<p>There’s little to no prep work, no …

83 Healthy Recipe Substitutions

Here at Greatist, we're always looking for ways to make our favorite foods healthier without sacrificing flavor. So we compiled a list of our best substitutions and discovered some new ones along the way. Below are our 83 (!) top picks, guaranteed to make that next meal a delicious, healthier hit. …

Eggplant, Mozzarella, and Saffron Rice Bake

8 Servings<p>This baked eggplant and saffron rice recipe is blanketed in layers of mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses—never a bad thing, in our opinion.<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons plus 1 cup olive oil<p>1 medium onion, minced<p>1 cup arborio rice<p>Pinch of saffron<p>1/4 cup dry white wine<p>1 cup …

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Mom Walks In On Her Rescue Dog Doing The Cutest Thing

Kristen Rhynehart walked into her daughter Addison's room to check on her, only to find that Addison already had someone watching over her - their …

29 Of The Most Delicious Things You Can Do To Zucchini

Squash summer vegetable boredom.

Healthy Lettuce Wrap Recipes to Make for Lunch or Dinner

Lettuce wraps are a popular lunch or dinner option for health-conscious foodies who love their sandwiches and tacos, but don’t necessarily want to …

How to Support a Partner Struggling with Depression

Being in a romantic relationship when one (or both) of you suffer from depression is a massive challenge. Depression can make your partner seem …

Cauliflower is Hot! Try These 15 Cauliflower Recipes This Summer

Every year there seems to be one food that becomes the must-have, trendy, “it” food that’s all the rage. Right now, that food is cauliflower. That’s …

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Signs Your Partner is Too Controlling | Relationships | Love

Our founding fathers understood that freedom is an essential part of human happiness and their words can be taken as excellent dating advice.<p>While …

Pasta recipes: the best quick and satisfying dishes

Pasta is the ultimate storecupboard staple. With just a handful of ingredients and a bag of pasta, you can whip up a simple, satisfying and delicious meal in minutes.<p>These recipes will inspire you to get a little more creative with pasta, whether it's to impress a crowd or for a cosy TV dinner for …

9 Breakfast Recipes Loaded with Vegetables

Roasted Veggie Frittata<p>Water-filled vegetables (like the zucchini in this recipe) can keep you feeling full, says an <i>American Journal of Clinical</i> …

How to Buy, Store, and Cook With Zucchini, In Season in July

Here's how to buy, store, and cook with zucchini, in season in July.<p>Zucchini is one of summer's most abundant (or out-of-control, depending on who you ask) vegetables. It grows like a weed, and can take over your garden and your fridge. Luckily, there are dozens of ways to prepare it: It's …

Grilling Crab is Easier Than You Think

<i>We partnered with Alaska Seafood to show you an easy way to grill different types of crab like king, snow, and Dungeness.</i><p><i>From left to right: Frozen Alaska king crab legs, snow crab legs, and a Dungeness crab</i><p>Dungeness, king, snow, bairdi, Jonah, spider, peekytoe, rock, stone, blue, brown, green, and …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

16 Simple Tweaks To Help You Lose Weight

Have you ever thought that little adjustments can make your life healthier and happier? By following some easy tweaks you can lose excess weight and …

Eggplant Parm Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Eggplant Parmesan is the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to wax poetic about them. The eggplant parm of test kitchen manager Brad Leone's</i> …

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Shrimp Olivier

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 35 min<p>Kachka chef Bonnie Morales insists it’s not a Russian party without this retro seafood salad on the table.<p>December 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 large Yukon Gold potatoes (about 1¾ lb.), peeled, cut into ¼” pieces<p>Kosher salt<p>2 medium carrots, peeled, cut into …

Ketogenic Diet Fights Depression, Bipolar Disorder and Aids Weight Loss Say Psychiatrists

The low-carb, high-fat ketogenic diet has been shown to ease depression and bipolar disorder.<p>The low-carb, high-fat ketogenic diet is known for …