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List of cognitive biases

Cognitive biases are systematic patterns of deviation from norm or rationality in judgment, and are often studied in psychology and behavioral …

Butter Biscuit Peach Cobbler Recipe

"This is my grandmother's Southern homemade peach cobbler recipe, handed down to my mother in Louisiana. It's made with cinnamon, nutmeg, and buttery …

Baking

Annie Sibonney's Comforting North African Shakshuka

Ever since we were little, my twin sister has always been willing to cook, and I’ve always been willing to eat. No one was surprised when Annie …

Recipes

The best cruises for people who don't like cruise ships

Incredible Mediterranean voyages that will provide a fresh take on cruising.<p>1. Cyclades odyssey<p>The handsome, nimble motor-sailing cruiser Galileo will whisk 49 passengers on a whistle-stop tour of the Cyclades, surely Greece’s most striking island group. Pairing popular stops such as volcanic …

Cruise Ships

A New Drug for Migraines Hit the Market — It's a Landmark for Women's Health

Why did this take so long?<p>The announcement brought tears to my eyes. My prescription was called in by my doctor in June, but getting the injection to …

Women's Health

How to find the right therapist

What's perhaps the most important qualification in finding the right therapist? Your own intuition.<p>I am on a quest to find a therapist, and not just any therapist, but the right one. This may sound like a common sense requirement, but mental healthcare can be challenging to access (NBC News BETTER …

Mental Health

Budget Breakdown: A Tired RV Is Refreshed and Relisted For $21K

A DIY couple in Phoenix give a 2004 Jayco camper a contemporary upgrade and put it back on the market.<p>Phoenix, Arizona–based couple Steve and Trina Sholin have brought their house-flipping skills to the tiny home movement in the form of masterful RV renovations. Their most recent project? A …

Small Spaces

Gnudi (Ricotta Gnocchi) Recipe

"I've made potato-basil gnocchi before and successfully frozen it but thought I'd try the gnocchi less travelled... gnudi. Gnudi are ricotta-based …

Italian Food

The 30 Backsplash Ideas Your Kitchen Can’t Live Without

From intricate and eye-catching to simple and clean, a backsplash can help you express your style in the kitchen. Get inspired!<p>Wood<p>Beadboard is a …

Interior Design

Recipe: Saucy Chili-Garlic Cucumber Noodles — Recipes from The Kitchn

Cucumber salad has always been a beloved summer classic. It's pretty much the definition of a simple side — great for lunch in weekly meal plans or …

Cooking

4 Expert-Backed Ways to Build Mental Toughness

Positive thinking and daily practice can help you perform your best.<p>You can’t fake mental toughness. It’s just not something that magically happens or you can somehow conjure up at mile 20 of a marathon. Yet, as a sport psychologist, I hear so many athletes talk about how they “dig deep” to find a …

Self Determination

The Government’s Solution To The Opioid Crisis Feels Like A War To Pain Patients

As the feds crack down on opioid prescriptions, patients are taking their own lives, doctors are losing their jobs and overdose rates continue unabated.<p>Jay Lawrence, an energetic truck driver in his late 30s, was driving a semitrailer across a bridge when the brakes failed. To avoid plowing into …

Medicine

This Woman Bought Her Own Island Paradise. No Men Allowed.

The superhero Wonder Woman hailed from Themyscira, a mythical island nation where women reign supreme. A wonder-woman entrepreneur named Kristina Roth is making the concept a reality: She just opened a real-life private island getaway where only women are allowed.<p>Called SuperShe, this island off …

Farm-to-table

Bacon shortbread is the best reason to hoard bacon fat

As a passionate home cook, it’s something of a moral imperative to never discard bacon drippings. This delicious by-product, which lasts a long time …

Recipes

The Best Budget Fixes for Your Really Bad Countertop

Nothing screams 'Sad Kitchen' like shoddy old countertops. Okay, a bad floor or rickety old cabinets are probably right up there, but a decades-old, …

Home Improvement

Gmail Archived Mail: What It Is and How to Use It

We live in a world of seemingly endless emails; many of us send and receive a ton of emails every day. Whether it be for professional or personal …

Apps

Dads Pass On More Than Genetics in Their Sperm

Eat poorly, and your body will remember—and possibly pass the consequences onto your kids. In the past several years, mounting evidence has shown …

Genetics

Chocolate Avocado Bread

Avocado is a healthy fat so naturally we wanted to see if we could use avocado in place of the fat in our favorite zucchini bread. Now that there's …

Food

Most and Least Reliable Dishwasher Brands

How long should a dishwasher last? Consumer Reports members expect a dishwasher to last 10 years, on average, according to our latest survey on this …

Home Improvement

Podcasts Created by Women You Need to Be Listening To Right Now

The other day a friend asked me for recommendations for women-run and narrated podcasts.<p>“I’m just really sick of hearing a bunch of male-slow-talkers,” she said with a certain amount of exasperation. “I just want to hear a woman’s voice.”<p>There’s a time and place for the classic male slow-talker. …

Women of Color

How to Build Kitchen Sink Storage Trays

Construct roll-out trays for extra storage space in the sink base cabinet.<p>Sink cabinet tray detail<br>See the Materials & Cutting Lists in the Additional …

Woodworking

How to Make Cinnamon Rolls in 30 Minutes Flat

Look, I'm all for making traditional homemade-dough cinnamon rolls, but sometimes you just want the piping hot buns, dripping with butter and brown sugar, ASAP. When you're experiencing an uncontrollable jonesing for a homemade batch, but don't want to go through the whole trouble of making the …

Dessert

Gourmet Chicken Salad Recipe

"This recipe is great for picnics and potluck luncheons. It's cool, light, and great for a hot day's lunch on the patio. Serve on crescent rolls, …

Recipes

How to Make Sweet Potato Noodles with Peanut Sauce

The latest and greatest vegetable to be spiralized, sweet potatoes make hearty noodles that stand up well to thick sauces. Topped with a creamy …

Vegan

12 Best AR Apps for iPhone and iPad That Change the Way We Interact With the World

Apple announced its ARKit developer tool back in June 2017 and since then, and the release of iOS 11, the popularity of iOS apps that take advantage …

Apps

Zucchini meatballs make tasty addition to arsenal of squash recipes

I swear those zucchini I planted are on steroids! You’ve got to get them when they are small, not baseball-size, because small not only means tender, …

Recipes

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

Lyme disease: 'I became a shadow, housebound, a virtual recluse'

LOOKING BACK, IT’S easy to see the signs, to recognise the symptoms, to know that it was Lyme disease. But in 2007 I had never heard of Lyme disease. …

6 things the happiest families all have in common

Family life is hectic. Most of us play it by ear and hope it works out well. Or maybe you haven’t started a family yet but when you do you want to do …

Parenting

Is your memory loss bad -- or completely normal? This simple test can tell

Feeling more forgetful these days? Should you be worried? Find out by taking the SAGE exam. It's a simple memory test you download for free and take …