Mandy Lawson

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9 Ways Introverts Can (Quietly) Outperform All the Loud People Around Them

Introverts have great strengths. They just don't go around yelling about them.<p>How can introverts become successful when it seems the world only has time to listen to those who shout the loudest?<p>Susan Cain's book <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking</i> has been a bestseller …

Personality

The 10 Exercises You Should Do Every Day to Stay Fit for Life

In other words, a well-rounded functional fitness routine, like the one we're about to share, can help to prevent and even reverse some of the side effects associated with growing older and ultimately, helping you stay fit and strong for life.<p>Of course, maintaining your long-term health requires …

Exercise

5 Costumes You Can Wear Even After Halloween Is Over

This year, Halloween falls on a Saturday, which means most of you will take full advantage of the off-duty hours and extend your costume-clad events well beyond the traditional single Allhallows Eve. That said, come Monday, most of you will be forced to toss your once-beloved costume aside—after …

8 Style Tips for Short Men

I was nervous that people would think I'm too young and wouldn't take me seriously. And I found out that my age wasn't the problem; the problem was my clothes. Wearing a white T-shirt, light blue jeans and Converse sneakers made me look like a college kid.<p>The giants were staring at me... I felt …

Pocket Squares

Five Hidden Streets to Walk in Rome

Out-of-the-way gems can still be found in the well-trod city.<p>For millennia, Rome's streets and piazzas have been walked and then some—the focal point …

Spooky Travels! 14 Haunted Hotels Around the World

Travelers have certain expectations when they check in to a hotel: a fresh room, crisp sheets, and attentive service. Most people, however, don't expect co-habitants from the afterlife to be sharing their rooms. What can they say? The service at these hotels keeps people coming back — even after …

How I Cut My Grocery Bill by $1,000 a Year

Finding the right balance between eating out and enjoying family meals at home.<p>If you google the term “world’s toughest question” you’ll come across …

Slow-Cooker Classics

There are days when you want to lose yourself in the kitchen, enjoying the hours spent standing over the stove. And then there are all of the other days of the year. When your calendar is packed -- or when you simply want a satisfying supper -- let your slow cooker handle dinner duties. These easy …

Say Cheese: 24 Melty, Gooey, Cheesy Recipes That'll Make You Smile

I'm always incredibly impressed by the Serious Eats staffers (and readers) who participate in Vegan Month each year, but personally, I just don't know if I could do it. It's not that I'd pine away over the meat, or that I couldn't handle skipping butter on my bread or dairy milk in my coffee. No, …

Recipes

9 Desserts Better Than Apple Pie

There will always be something satisfying about putting your blood, sweat, and tears into making a beautiful apple pie with its filling oozing ever …

The Spices You Really Need in Your Pantry

We asked the Bon Appétit test kitchen cooks to name their top 5 favorite spices. Here's what they said.<p>It's way too easy to go down the rabbit hole when stocking your spice rack—especially if you like to try new recipes and explore different cuisines. From Aleppo pepper to za'atar, there are so …

Recipes

7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting

Massive open online courses have opened up classes from top-tier universities to students around the world. Here are some of the more unique offerings.<p>Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a …

A Blood Supermoon Rises Around the World: Pictures

Supermoon

The Money Spent Selling Sugar to Americans Is Staggering

Why do we eat what we eat? Three experts attempt to answer.<p>There are new Pop Tarts, and they are Limited Edition. I know this because it says “Limited Edition” in bold red lettering inside a yellow banner that circumscribes the box. For an unspecified but finite amount of time only, Pop Tarts are …

Scientists find the brain’s missing ‘pipes’

By Amy Ellis Nutt<p>Amy Ellis Nutt<p>Reporter covering neuroscience and mental health<p>Email Bio Follow<p>“Throw out the textbooks” and “missing link” are words rarely heard anymore in science, but that’s what researchers around the world are saying about the recent discovery of microscopic lymphatic vessels …

Immune System