Marcia Belliveau

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Tourists are flooding to Portugal for the food and wine

At 7 years old, Portuguese-American chef George Mendes forsook his parents for the pleasures of sardines, and never looked back.<p>“They were being …

European Travel

Nine Great Wellness Spas in the U.S. and Mexico

While there are many spas, just a select group are dedicated to helping you renew, relax and reconnect with what you really want from life. …

5 Dermatologists Share the Best Eye Creams for Dark Circles, Plus Other Remedies

On a good day, a passerby probably wouldn't notice my dark circles. On a bad one… Let's just say that I've had multiple strangers approach me asking …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie You Should Have Every Morning To Lose Stomach Fat Fast

We love making smoothies! They’re a great way to get fruit, protein, fiber and anti-inflammatory benefits in one pretty glass. If you have a sweet …

Here's How To Clean Your House More Efficiently

The secret to tidying up every room of your house quickly? Task cleaning.<p>A few years ago, I found out that I've been cleaning my home all wrong. I was in a hotel room, when a maid came in and sprayed a solution on every surface…and then left. Right when I thought she'd forgotten, she returned. She …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

The Best Paris Tips From Our Readers

Bonjour! This week we asked for your Paris tips. Here are some highlights from the 148 responses. If you learn just thing, let it be that Parisians …

France

Arsenic, Lead Found in Popular Protein Supplements

Whether for weight loss, muscle building, or simply as a convenient quick meal on the go, many Americans turn to protein powders and drinks.<p>But a new …

Nutrition

Make This Tonight: Cacio e Pepe

It was that article on The Black Pepper Conspiracy that did it. Now, of course, I'm craving black pepper. And nothing can quite satisfy a black …

Cacio e Pepe Scrambled Eggs Are the Answer to Your Breakfast Rut

To me, there is no greater comfort food than cacio e pepe. Hand me a bowl of pasta coated in salty cheese and freshly grated black pepper and I’ll …

15 Appetizers That’ll Make ‘Em Say, “Wow, I Can’t Believe It’s Vegan!”

Vegan

The 8 Best-Selling Anti-Aging Products on Amazon

<b>* The site’s best-reviewed skincare</b><b><br>* 8 of the most popular products to stop signs of aging</b><b><br>* Best-selling serums, creams and</b> <b>oils</b><p>It’s never too early …

Skin Care

These vegan treats make the perfect edible Christmas presents

Homemade edible gifts can make for a perfect present.<p>They’re thoughtful, they’re made by your own fair hands, and they’re cheap.<p>But it can be tricky …

Dessert

How To Quit the Toxic Behavior of Saying but Not Doing | Inc.com

You've made a big decision, whether it's to attend law school, run a marathon, finally start your own business or to buy a house, and you're proud of yourself. In your mind, you've already passed the bar exam, crossed the finish line, and have moved the furniture into your new condo. You've shared …

Condominiums

Early Retirement: The Secret to Making It Work For You

Without these two things in your life, more money will make little difference.<p>The very fact that early retirement has become a "thing" speaks …

42 Dinner Ideas If You're Trying To Cut Back On Meat Or Dairy

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This Essential Oil Cures Migraines, Depression, Anxiety, and Kills Cancer Cells

Frankincense oil is known as the King of Oils – and it truly deserves this title. I use it daily to promote my health and if I ever had to choose …

Amalfi Coast or Cinque Terre: Which Italian Coast Should You Visit?

A view of Positano from the beach<p>When it comes to picturesque coastlines in Italy, the first two that likely come to mind are the Amalfi Coast and Cinque Terre. You’ve probably seen images of both locations’ pastel-colored buildings perched precariously on bluffs overlooking stunning crystalline …

Italy

5 Rare Qualities of Truly Happy People, According to Science | Inc.com

I have been writing on positive psychology ever since I read the masterful <i>Happiness Advantage</i> by one of the movement's current poster boys -- Shawn Achor.<p>The beauty of this field is found in the belief that people aspire to lead meaningful and fulfilling lives, and positive psychology is the …

Happiness

The Science of Self-Control: 6 Ways to Develop Greater Willpower and Discipline | Inc.com

Self-control. Willpower. Determination. Perseverance. Doing what you need to do, day after day, with total focus and resolve...that's how you succeed. And that's why we all want to develop greater willpower and self-control. Willpower, determination, and resilience help successful people keep …

Will Power

The best checked luggage you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Timbuk2/Business Insider<p>The Insider Pick:<p>I love almost everything about traveling; that includes hanging out in the airport. Yep, you read …

Here's how to use turmeric to whiten your teeth

News flash: Turmeric can actually whiten your teeth. Say goodbye to oil pulling forever!<p>Blogger Farah Dhukai showed us an ingenious way to use …

When you learn about these 10 positive thinking hacks, you'll find it easier to switch negative thoughts off

Most of us know that looking on the brighter side of life can make us happier. However, most of us don’t know how to switch it on at will.<p>Instead, we …

11 ways to organize your finances today that will save you time and money later

Got spring fever? How about applying some of that energy to cleaning your financial house?<p>Whether you just need to reorganize your records or do a thorough cleansing, this to-do list will help you make sure you're finances are on track for the rest of the year.<p><b>1. Clear out your paperwork</b><p>Don't be a …

11 Cognitive Biases You Must Know to Avoid Making Silly Mistakes in Life

Mistakes are part of life. Some teach us how to be happier, wiser, and become better versions of ourselves. However, there are mistakes that can …

The Palace Of Mystery: My Pictures Of Quinta Da Regaleira

I am a Canadian photographer Taylor Moore. I have captured the magic and mystery of the legendary ‘Quinta da Regaleira’ located in the UNESCO village …

European Travel

72 Hours in Lisbon, Portugal

The Portuguese capital is in the early stages of a cultural renaissance. “There’s a saying here in Lisbon, ‘<i>desemerda-te</i>‘, which translates to …

How to Make Perfectly Roasted Beets

Beets have a reputation for tasting like, well, dirt. Here’s how to fix that: pop them in the oven and roast until the beets are caramelized, sweet, …

Food