Liz Perysian

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15 Easy Foil Packet Meals Perfect for Campfire Cooking

Remember when camping food meant a hot dog on a stick and some beans heated up in their can? That was pretty yum back then, but we’ve matured and so have our taste buds. Here at the grown-up table, we’re turning campfire food up a notch, proving beyond all doubt that you can eat just as deliciously …

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This popular painkiller also kills kindness

If your job, or simply your state of mind, depends on feeling empathy for others, you might want to reconsider reaching for the Tylenol the next time you have a headache.<p>In research published online in the journal Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, scientists from the National Institutes …

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19 books that librarians say changed their lives

Who better to take book advice from than a librarian?<p>In a recent blog post, the librarians of the New York Public Library revealed the books they're most thankful for.<p>The NYPL team rounded up the 19 books that made them laugh, cry, and everything in between. The list includes something for …

15 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Actually Healthy

Minimum effort, maximum flavor.

26 Movies To Be Excited About At The Cannes Film Festival

Cinema's glitziest showcase kicks off this week with a slew of new movies from some of the greatest directors in the world. Here's a guide to what to keep an eye out for.<p><i>Here's a look at more than two dozen films from this year's fest and its side programs that you'll want to look out for.</i>

"My Children Don't Listen to Me!"

<i>It doesn't matter how many times I tell my kids to do something, unless I do something dramatic like yelling or unplugging their video game, they don't listen to me. Help!</i><p>When our children see us coming they know we're probably going to either <b>a)</b> ask them to do something they'd rather not or <b>b)</b> tell …

Hawaii aims to be 1st to help farmers get certified organic

WAIMANALO, Hawaii (AP) — On a farm tucked under a lush Hawaii mountainside, Sean Anderson tends passion fruit, kale and salad greens — using only …

My Dermatologist Recommended $689 Worth of Products for My 30th Birthday

But I found cheaper options.<p>I turn 30 this year, which means a few things: I’m going to start making 401K contributions, cut down on exclamation points in emails by 99 percent, and quit hoping my boobs are going to come in.<p>I’m also going to freeze my face in time—or at least try. In the spirit of …

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The Actually Useful Guide to Self-Help

Over a decade ago, feeling Buddha-level enlightened after reading Eckhart Tolle’s <i>The Power of Now</i>, I dragged my friend Vicki into the nearest …

This just in: Science proves yoga changes your DNA

A study conducted by Harvard University, has empirically proven that yoga positively changes your cellular metabolic functions, ie, it improves the …

30 Small Towns You Should Visit This Summer

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The BEST Brunch Spots In America

Gearing up for Mother's Day 2016? You could stay in and treat Mom to the classic breakfast-in-bed routine. Or you could dine out at one of the best …

Artificial, Womb-Free Births Just Got a Lot More Real

Scientists have grown a human embryo for two weeks in a petri dish.<p>For the first time, scientists have managed to grow human embryos to at least 14 days old inside a petri dish. Their work has the potential to revolutionize our understanding of what makes us human—and it's the next step on the road …

10 Relationship Podcasts to Listen to When You Don’t Have Time for Couple’s Therapy

From your ears to your heart.

Relationships

15 Make-Ahead Recipes for Mother’s Day Brunch

Admit it. Your number one goal in life is to make your momma think you have it *all* together. The best way to do this on Mother’s Day is to plan an epic brunch (or Mother’s Day tea party), complete with a <i>ton</i> of dishes you made ahead of time. Remember when your mom beamed with pride when you made …

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The five cult documentaries that you need to see

This article isn’t for dumb baby losers who have only made a surface effort to get into cult documentary film and “liked” Louis Theroux on Facebook. A crash course in cult requires repeat viewings of <i>Paris is Burning</i> (1990) and <i>Grey Gardens</i> (1975). Not until you can spell O-P-U-L-E-N-C-E in the same …

14 Fascinating Documentaries to Watch on Netflix

<i>By: Thrillist Entertainment Staff</i><p><i>Credit: Miramax Films</i><p>Netflix is the great equalizer. When you're sifting through zillions of movie options, the traditionally niche art of documentary can go toe to toe with Hollywood blockbusters. Whether fiction or nonfiction, anything that's …

Ten books to read in May

From a novel that imagines a lost manuscript by JS Bach to a collection of essays by David Foster Wallace on tennis, Jane Ciabattari selects must-read titles for the month ahead.

Rise in CO2 has 'greened Planet Earth'

<b>Carbon dioxide emissions from industrial society have driven a huge growth in trees and other plants.</b><p>A new study says that if the extra green leaves prompted by rising CO2 levels were laid in a carpet, it would cover twice the continental USA.<p>Climate sceptics argue the findings show that the extra …

One woman is painting her way through all of Bob Ross' paintings

Bob Ross believed in bringing joy through art, and one woman is following in his painting strokes.<p>Nicole Bonneau, owner of <i>Almighty Painting</i> on social …

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12 Nature Documentaries That Will Blow Your Mind

You can learn so much without ever leaving your couch.<p>Binge-watching comic-book shows and savoring prestige dramas are fine pastimes, but sometimes you need to sit back, relax, and look at animals walking around in scenic vistas. If you pay close attention, you might even learn a weird fact about …

'They sell you a dream': tech workers protest Clooney event for Clinton

Democrats marched against Democrats in San Francisco and revealed a widening rift between commuting tech workers and their venture capital bosses<p>After working in Silicon Valley for years, Morgan Quirk felt good protesting outside the home of a venture capitalist who funded tech startups and …

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Why I Give My Employees $1,000 to Do (Almost) Whatever They Want

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last month, one of my employees invoiced the company $300, plus tax, for French lessons. Another one billed us for a $190 real estate course. And then there was the surprise bill for $82 worth of pottery making classes. I signed off on …

The 'Dirty Dozen': Group lists produce with the most pesticides

<b>(CNN) —</b> Would you like a bit of pesticide with your produce?<p>While the chemicals farmers use on food keep produce relatively pest-free, the U.S. Department of Agriculture constantly runs tests to avoid too much pesticide residue on your plate. It concentrates particularly on produce items that …

50 documentaries you need to see

<b>Joshua Oppenheimer</b><p><b>The Texan director’s feature debut, The Act of Killing (2012), and its follow-up, The Look of Silence (2014), explore the aftermath of massacres in Indonesia. Both were nominated for Oscars.</b><p>Salaam Cinema, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, 1995<p>For this film, Mohsen Makhmalbaf announces a casting …

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10 Simple Household Repairs Every Frugal Person Should Master

Whether you're a homeowner or a renter, sooner or later, something is going to break. And when that time comes, you'll have two options: fix it …

5 Things You Can Do to Help Reverse Your Autoimmune Disease That Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

March is Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month. If you're one of the 50 million Americans who suffers from an autoimmune disease, I want to tell you, as a functional medicine physician who specializes in treating autoimmune patients and as someone who has battled an autoimmune disease myself, that the …

5 Daily Language (and Body Language) Habits of Great Leaders

Leaders have the biggest impact on employee engagement. Here are 5 simple things you can do to boost morale and increase productivity.<p>Employee engagement is running at around 32 percent. Which means that a staggering 68 percent of staff, potentially your staff, are either disengaged or, even worse, …

The best tonic for your gin and tonic

Gin and tonic is important. And while getting the gin right is crucial for the perfect G and T, upgrading your tonic will revolutionise your …

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