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Fermenting 101: How to Make Homemade Low-Salt Sauerkraut

Making your own sauerkraut may seem like a daunting task, but it’s actually easy to prepare and just needs a little bit of babysitting as the …

The Ultimate Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Throw in a glass of cold milk and you may have just discovered sugary nirvana.<p>A good old chocolate chip cookie is my ultimate party trick. Last-minute dinner guests? No-brainer. Need to bring a dessert or thank-you gift to a party? A perfect choice. Late-night munchies? You bet your ass I’m making …

Dessert

He's About To Break $2 Million In An Ultra-Lean Business He Started At Age 62

Many people start winding down their careers after age 60–or thinking about it. But Johan Hattingh, now 69, opted to reinvent himself as an entrepreneur. With his son, Eugene, 45, Hattingh grew Ain’t It Nice, the fast-growing, profitable online garden ornaments store he launched in 2011, to just …

Profit

How My Sex Life Changed After Menopause

Before menopause, I had a strong sex drive. I expected it to wane a little as the years went on, but was completely unprepared for it to stop …

Women's Health

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

Plants

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

15 Best Part-Time Jobs for Retirees After Their Retirement

If you’re retired or planning to retire soon, a part-time job is a great way to fatten your budget.<p>More people age 65 and older are expected to be …

Smoked Salmon & Avocado Spring Rolls

From: EatingWell.com, July 2018<p>Spring rolls are surprisingly easy to make. Better yet, they're incredibly versatile. Smoked salmon and avocado are a …

30 Classic Cookies from Vintage Church Cookbooks

These vintage cookie recipes will bring up all the nostalgia—and all the compliments!<p>Vanilla Wafer Cookies<p>These buttery cookies bake up chewy and …

Pets Can Bring A Purpose To Life, Especially For Solo Agers

Pets can be an important part of a solo ager’s life. Personally, I favor dogs for this job. Other pets (cats, birds, guinea pigs) can be good companions as well, but in my opinion nothing beats the unconditional love and attention one gets from a dog.<p>In addition to the 24/7 companionship, there are …

What Will You Do When You Age? This Woman Has An Idea

When my stepdad called to say that my mother was dying and I should get on a plane to come home, I hopped on the first available flight. She waited …

How A Fine Artist Built A Million-Dollar, One-Person Business That's True To Her Vision

Iris Scott, 34, makes her living finger painting. That might sound like nice work if someone else is paying your bills, but the Brooklyn artist—known for her impressionistic paintings of the natural world in psychedelic colors—is fully self-supporting. She broke $500,000 in revenue last year and …

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The Youngest Self-Made Billionaire on Earth Is Also the Humblest: He Says Luck Is What Made Him Successful

The 27-year-old entrepreneur cofounded a payments company valued at $9.2 billion.<p>John Collison is the youngest self-made billionaire on Earth.<p>The …

5 Cheap Stocks With 5%+ Dividends, Plus 25%+ Upside

Do you have a reliable way to generate monthly cash flow from the dividend stocks you own today? If not, why not?<p>Many “first-level” investors <i>hope</i> that their stocks will go higher so that they can sell them for cash flow. But, if you follow rich people, you’ll notice that <i>they never actually sell any</i> …

15 Vaginal Health Products That Are Actually Amazing

After decades of misogynistic messaging, dangerous chemicals, and misinformation about vaginal health products, the industry is finally creating …

All the Types of Onions, and What They're Best For

By Alex Delany<p>White? Yellow? Red? Which type of onion is the right one to use for what? Allow us to explain.<p>What is the freakin' deal with all these different types of onions? Why isn't there just one onion? Wouldn't that be simpler? Well, yes, it would be simpler. But it would also be a hell of a …

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5 Lessons Most People Learn Way Too Late in Life

It's best to learn these lessons while you're still young.<p><i>"What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Alyssa Satara, co-founder</b> …

Baking Soda and 4 Other Wonder Tonics That Fight Inflammation and Pain

Try one of these healthy sips packed with anti-inflammatory powerhouses like ginger, parsley, and turmeric… and feel your pain fade.<p>Designs by …

Lifting Weights but Not Losing Fat? A Trainer Explains Why — and How to Fix It

Consistency is really the key to success when it comes to any goal you may have, especially losing weight. Changing your diet for one night or working out sporadically when you feel like it won't cut it. If you want the results to happen, you're going to need to be informed on what's best for you …

My stomach pain proved to be advanced ovarian cancer. I fought back and clung to hope.

I’m glad I was lying down when the doctor told me the true cause of my stomach pains.<p>“Well, you’ve got a tumor” were his first words to me. I had …

Benefits Of Amazon Prime Membership: Here's Everything You Need To Know

Amazon Prime is only getting better. While Amazon recently raised the price of the much-loved service, it has also been slowly adding awesome new features to help make the increased price worth it. In fact, there are currently a ton of benefits to Amazon Prime — and you might find many of them …

Tech Trends

Starting Kettlebells at 60

Strength training only gets more important as you get older. For most people, starting a kettlebell routine at 60 will be more challenging than it …

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

The billion-dollar romance novel industry is tapping into this loyal group with time and money to spare

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>A community college administrator and psychology professor, Carolyn McCutcheon, 66, still …

9 side hustles you can easily do from home

1/<p>1. Transcribing<p>If you're a good listener and can type quickly, you could make some decent extra money as a transcriptionist.<p>Transcription jobs …

Hoarding

How to Feel Like a Sex Goddess, Even After Years of Marriage

It often happens that after years of routine sex with the same person (even your soulmate), the erotic wind out can fall from your sails. You stop getting as excited about sex as you once did. You stop feeling as confident and hot as you did in the blissful sex-filled first stages of the …

Is there a low-risk way to avoid running out of money in retirement?

<i>I plan to invest half of my savings in a Standard & Poor's 500 index fund, half in a total bond market index fund, withdraw 3.5% the first year of retirement and then adjust that amount annually for inflation. Is this a low-risk way to ensure my money will last throughout a long retirement?—J.R.</i><p>I …

Retirement

What the latest news on breast cancer, chemo and genomic testing could mean for you

More than a decade after the introduction of genomic tests that analyze gene activity in tumors, the promise of personalized cancer treatment is …

Southern Sweet Tea

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Bring 3 cups water to a boil in a saucepan; add tea bags. Boil 1 minute; remove from heat. Cover and steep 10 minutes.<p>Step …