Mai Song Lee

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My New Favorite Sandwich Recipe for Office Lunches

Lunch is the hardest meal to make. Whether you're trying to get creative with your kid's lunch box, or are just trying to eat something a little more …

Healthy Eating

This is why our phones are making us miserable: happiness isn't the same thing as pleasure, and our brain knows it

People trying to sell you a new car, a fancy phone, or a bigger home might like you to believe that money can buy a whole lot of happiness. But your brain knows that's not true. Money can buy you pleasure, but happiness has to come from somewhere else.<p>If you're confused between happiness and …

Happiness

Luscious Lemon, Almond Flour and Olive Oil Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This simple yet sumptuous cake fills my yearning for all things light and lemony. I love the intriguing flavor notes the olive oil adds. I think of the sunshiny Mediterranean where this cake originates - lemons, almonds and olives all grow in abundance there.<br>And when the Meyer lemons …

Dessert

How the Flint River got so toxic

The Flint water crisis did not begin on April 25th, 2014, when the city switched its water supply from Detroit’s system, tapping Lake Huron to its own on the Flint River. That tragic mistake was the culmination of a much longer ongoing disaster, one caused by greed, politics, incompetence, and …

USA TODAY

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Talkin' To Chuck: Charles Schwab On The Most Important Thing About Investing

For many investors, “talk to Chuck” is shorthand for getting sound investment advice thanks to years of commercials from brokerage firm Charles Schwab featuring its eponymous founder. The 77-year-old brokerage titan, worth $5.9 billion according to the real-time <i>Forbes</i> 400, recently fielded …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

Productivity

'The Walking Dead' season 5 trailer, in Lego

Never turn your back on a zombie, including one made from Legos. Even in minifigure form, Rick Grimes and his fellow survivors are ready to fight for their lives.<p>Police officer Rick Grimes has faced every kind of zombie nightmare as he has led a group of survivors to temporary safety in AMC's …

Lego

Grocers Lead Kids To Produce Aisle With Junk Food-Style Marketing

Despite all the cheerleading for healthy eating, Americans still eat only about 1 serving of fruit per day, on average. And our veggie consumption, according to an analysis from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, falls short, too.<p>So, with the back-to-school season underway and families …

Jared Leto and Jimmy Fallon Have a Staredown On a Mountaintop - PAPER

><br/><div align="left">Jared Leto looks particularly Jesus-y in this <i>Tonight Show</i> segment in which he and Jimmy Fallon have a staredown on a mountaintop. Their inner monologues sound exactly like what that hot/dumb/stoned dude used to say in your sophomore year Intro to Philosophy class. …

20 Good Map Creation Tools for Students

A couple of years ago I published a list of 21 online map creation tools. Since then some of those tools have gone offline and new tools have …

The Tower of London Pours 888,246 Poppies From A Window To Honor WWI Dead

A new installation by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper commemorates all British deaths from World War I with 888, 246 red ceramic poppies creatively arranged around the tower.<p>The human toll of war is hard to appreciate or understand in cold, hard statistics. Probably because nobody wants …

Remembrance Day

Remove All the Jokes from an Episode of Friends And It's a Completely Understandable 3-Minute Story

(Video Link)<p>The eleventh episode in the sixth season of <i>Friends</i> is called "The One with the Apothecary Table." It's 22 minutes long. But YouTube user …

ELLE Simplifies: Your Long Hair Upkeep

<i>Let's be real: Sometimes "life hacks" are only good in theory. (Yes, rigging a system of binder clips and plastic bread ties will organize my computer cables, but who has the time for that?) So, in celebration of National Simplify Your Life Week, we asked dozens of experts on everything from</i> …

How To Order Pizza From A Nuclear Command Bunker

I spent months working with the U.S. Air Force to get access to a remote underground nuclear bunker in Nebraska for our radio series on America's missile forces. There was only one question left to answer before I left.<p>What did I want for lunch?<p>The menu provided by the press office was eclectic. It …

The New Habit Challenge: Wake Up Insanely Early

Suggesting you rise before the sun is even up may seem a little mean. So we’ll wake our groggy selves up, too, for some extra motivation.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story is part of 5 Habits Changes You Can Actually Make In 2015. Check out the full list here.</i><p>There are so many proponents out there for …

What is success?

Success can mean: feeling that tingle of excitement about what you do, sticking with what matters through hard times, living a life you can feel …

The Right Way to Lighten Your Hair with Lemon

Natural highlights are waiting in your pantry.<p>We can't be alone in our collective history of Sun-In horror stories. (Orange. So much orange.) But while lemon juice has long since been touted as the better, at-home, all-<i>natural</i> alternative, it too has a caveat of its own: Used in excess and high …