Liz Hoagland

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Bacon-Wrapped Potatoes

To serve these bacon-wrapped potatoes as an appetizer, simply leave in the toothpicks they were secured and baked with. Remove them to serve as a side dish.

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Sweet Potato-Coconut Casserole

It may look like a traditional sweet potato casserole at first glance, but this version gets richness from coconut milk instead of cream, and brightness from fresh lime juice.

11 Foods To Eat When You're Stressed

• <b>Oatmeal with cinnamon and honey.</b> The triple power of this trio will immediately release serotonin, your feel-good hormone, ease frustration, and …

Feeling Down? 6 Feel-Better Foods to Boost Your Mood

If you’re feeling down in the dumps, it may be time to head to the kitchen. Certain foods, particularly those that are nutrient-rich and filled with …

SAD? 5 proven ways to deal with seasonal affective disorder

If this crazy weather has you feeling blue, there may be some solace in knowing you aren't alone. As many as one in six people suffer from seasonal affective disorder, or SAD — a form of depression that health experts suspect is due to a lack of sun exposure.<p>Research from the University of …

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Do You Worry Too Much?

When worry crosses into an anxiety disorder<p>Some people are just natural worriers. Worry is their default setting for life. Some people’s worry comes …

You Are Not Your Thoughts and Feelings, and They Don't Have to Bring You Down

<b>“Give</b> <b>me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.</b> <b>” ~Reinhold</b> …

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9 Ways to Cope With Seasonal Affective Disorder

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Do dark, chilly days make your mood cloud over this time each year? You’re not alone: Roughly 10 to 20 percent of …

10 Crazy-Good Holiday Cocktail Party Recipes

<b>1. Cocktail Meatballs</b><p>Throw away those old kitschy cocktail meatball recipes that call for grape jelly and frozen meatballs -- these are easy-to-make and so much better. You'll love that the meatballs are baked, not fried, and the sweet and tangy sauce is ready in under 15 minutes. Just be sure to …

Mobile Is Eating The World

Andreessen Horowitz’s Benedict Evans presentation Mobile is Eating the World given at the firm’s recent Tech Summit 2014 held October 27th and 28th in Sausalito, California provides excellent insights into how mobile is reordering the tech industry and the Internet.<p>He explains in detail how the …

The Best Sleep Posture for You

Sleeping well is essential for your health—and the trick is getting into the ideal position<p>Most women have trouble scoring between the sheets—scoring ample shut-eye, that is. Nearly 80 percent have problems sleeping at least a few times a month, and 23 percent have issues almost every night, …

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The Real Reason Insomniacs Can't Fall Asleep

Plus, guaranteed tricks to send you to Snoozeville<p>Your late-night Netflix binges may not be the only reason you're having trouble sleeping: An overactive brain could be what's keeping lots of insomniacs up at night, according to a new study published in the journal <i>Sleep</i>.<p>In this study, researchers …

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7 Hard Truths About Life That People Don't Like to Admit

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>While people generally like to think they're in touch with reality, the truth is that many of us shield ourselves from certain unpleasant facts to make us happier and more productive.<p>Users on Quora recently discussed the question: "What is an …

Food: The hidden goop and gunge in what we eat

Many of our foods contain ingredients that seem like they come from dystopian science fiction, says Veronique Greenwood. Why are they there?<p>In dystopian fiction, future food is often something else in disguise. Normal-looking burgers, cakes, or other foods are secretly moulded algae or vat-protein …

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Developing Your Company's App | Inc.com

You don't want to be at the receiving end of a disaster stemming from a flawed mobile strategy--especially one that could have been averted had you known what works and what doesn't.<p>An alarming number of entrepreneurs still make the most fundamental mistakes while building a mobile-first startup. …

15 Must-Have Apps For Your New iPad

That's a lot to choose from. And, of course, some apps are better and more useful than others.<p>Whether you're planning on buying a new iPad soon or are just looking for something different for your current iPad, this list will help you sort through the hundreds of thousands of apps Apple has to …

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Here's what the Apple Watch software would look like running on an iPhone

Once again, looking at your phone is the new looking at your watch<p>Inspired by an article on <i>9to5Mac</i>, developer Lucas Menge programmed a home screen for the iPhone inspired by the Apple Watch's visualization. Gone are the rows of apps, replaced by the honeycomb structure of the upcoming tiny …

How to Detox Your Mind: 4 Lessons on How to Stop Overthinking

We talk a lot these days about how to detox our body but not much about how to detox the mind. And it's the overthinking mind full of chaos that holds us back from moving forward in life. It's the overthinking mind that makes us feel anxious and worried about the future. It's the overthinking mind …

How to Stop Overthinking – Take It Easy and Enjoy Life

Here are 5 tips on how to stop overthinking. For 5 more tips of this type, click the link: http://vkool.com/how-to-stop-overthinking/<p>1. Put Things Into A Big Picture<p>Putting your issue into a large picture will help you think less about it or think more positively about it. You should ask questions …

Fight Overthinking, That Destroyer of Decision Making

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When making decisions under pressure, many professionals are plagued with a fear of making the wrong choice, selecting an option that could lead to business failure. This fear of failure, in itself, is not a bad thing.<p>In our new book <i>What</i> …

The Busy Girl's Guide To Meditating

Research shows that taking the time to find some inner calm can do a whole lot of good. Whatever your schedule, here's how to take a few moments to yourself from Gabrielle Bernstein, author of the New York Times bestselling book Miracles Now.<p>"When women say to me, 'I don't have time to meditate' I …

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My Favorite iOS 8 Keyboards So Far – MacStories

Earlier today, I shared my thoughts on custom keyboards in iOS 8 and how I’ve struggled to use a custom keyboard as my primary input method on the iPhone and iPad.<p>I wrote:<p>All these limitations can be easily overcome by setting preferences in each custom keyboard and accepting the fact that iOS will …

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7 keyboards for iOS 8 you can try right now

When it comes to typing on your smartphones and tablets, iOS users are about to see how the other half lives. With the launch of iOS 8 this morning, you can now install a third-party keyboard on your iPhone or iPad. The system keyboard still works just fine, and is getting a nice upgrade for iOS 8: …

Extensions in iOS 8 are great: Here’s what they do and where to find them

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Kevin C. Tofel<p>Some iPhone owners are still in a virtual line to get iOS 8: My wife’s iPhone, for example, is showing …

Witness the evolution of iPhone in one hypnotizing GIF

You could read about the evolution of the iPhone in one of our features, looks at a spec chart, or learn about it an infographic, But none of those is nearly as fun as seeing the original iPhone morph into the iPhone 6 in one GIF.<p>The folks at GadgetLove have made another great evolution GIF that …

Apple's iOS 8 Keyboard Gets Flooded With Replacements

When Apple announced a new predictive typing feature called QuickType for iOS 8 earlier this summer, it looked like a copy-cat challenge to other keyboard apps that Apple had banned from its App Store. The user interface featured a trio of words above the keys, which looked eerily like the …

How to use iOS 8 like a boss

You don’t need a new iPhone to enjoy the awesome power of iOS 8. Loaded with new features and built-in apps, Apple’s latest mobile OS is its most powerful yet.<p>As intuitive as it is, there are plenty of tips and tricks that will help you truly get the most out of iOS 8 — even starting before you …

New iPhone 6 fingerprint sensor fooled on day one (but don’t panic)

The iPhone 6 has been out for less than a day and already would-be hackers are suggesting that its Touch ID fingerprint sensor can be tricked — thanks to a lifted fingerprint and some latex.<p>The video, posted to YouTube by Security Research Labs, comes with a description noting that, “Although it …