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Spirit Airlines Earnings: The Comeback Continues

<b>Spirit Airlines</b> investors had a rough 2015, as Spirit shares plunged more than 60% from an all-time high of around $85 in December 2014 to a multi-year low of about $33 in late 2015.<p>Spirit Airlines Stock Performance, data by YCharts<p>This weak stock performance came as increased competition in the …

10 Things You Didn't Know About Getting Better Sleep

We sleep every day. We've been doing it all our lives. So, why wouldn't we assume we know all there is to know about getting the best sleep?<p>The thing is, we don't. Sleep is a science, and there are all kinds of biological, chemical, emotional, physical and lifestyle factors that influence the …

Sleep

What To Do When You Feel Worthless And Broken

Jeena Cho<p>Dear Readers,<p>I’m writing this post on a return flight from New York City to San Francisco. I spent eight amazing days connecting with some …

The 5 Fighting Words You Need to Drop From Your Relationship

Arguing is a part of every healthy relationship. You and your partner won't agree 100 percent of the time, and sometimes one or both of you will say …

Fighting

5 Ways to Stop Procrastination and Make Sure Things Get Done

If you tend to be a procrastinator, learning to boss yourself around may be the key to getting things done.<p>Faced with an important task, how often do you say to yourself, "I have plenty of time to do this later"?<p>Or "I'll do it first thing in the morning, when my mind's fresh"?<p>Or "I just need to …

The Fool-Proof Method For Making Brown Rice Without A Rice Cooker

Perfect every single time.<p>There's no getting around it, brown rice is trickier to cook than white rice. Not only does it take a whole lot longer -- close to 50 minutes -- but the results can be varied. Sometimes it's still a little crunchy. Other times it's totally gummy. And cooking it on the …

Cooking

Inspirational Quotes From Bhagavad Gita That Will Completely Change The Way You Look At Everything!

50 Most Inspiring Quotes From The Bhagavad Gita<p>on October 7, 2015 at 1:03 pm<p>Credit: graphicstock.com<p>When Arjuna was faced with the dilemma of going …

Spirituality

7 Simple Sleep Hacks To Make You Wake Up More Energized

<i>By: Joe Oliveto</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>If the amount of caffeine you need to wake up in the morning is approximately "all of it," you're not getting the quality, restorative sleep that seems to belong exclusively to babies and dead people. Falling asleep is difficult enough. Getting real rest when …

Vitamin D May Be the Most Important Nutrient You Need

A few years, ago I noticed I was constantly tired. As you know, each day I am either in the operating room or my practice at a very early hour. But I noticed that no matter what I did, eating right or exercising often, nothing improved the tired feeling I had. Finally I checked my Vitamin D level …

Wellness

STDs in Relationships: When to Tell Your Partner You Have Herpes, Genital Warts, STIs

You'd think that by the time you're engaged to someone, you know almost everything about them—including any health issues or conditions. But as Reddit user Buthetreatsmewell posted to the site, that's not always the case. She writes: "My [27F] fiancé [31M] of two years admitted to having a STD when …

The Chemicals That Can Affect Your Metabolism

Chemical exposures can have a significant effect on your metabolism by reducing thyroid hormone levels or impairing thyroid hormone action.<p>Your thyroid is responsible for maintaining healthy metabolism and growth, so when it slows down (hypothyroidism) you can experience constipation, weight gain …

20 Incredible Facts About Eating Fruits And Vegetables That You Probably Didn't Know

20 Incredible Facts About Eating Fruits And Vegetables That You Probably Didn’t Know<p>Joseph Hindy<p>Read full profile<p>Fruits and vegetables have been in …

The Best Exercises for Your Shoulders

17 Micropoems To Give Your Soul A Lift In No Time

Take a Twitter poetry break in honor of National Poetry Day!<p>Poetry, unlike most forms of writing, isn't typically defined by its length. Sure, there are haikus and epics, but the essential joy of poetry -- its celebration of the beauty of language -- has no minimum word count.<p>Which makes it perfect …

6 Secrets of Healthy Weight Loss (That Don't Include Dieting)

<b>1. Set the right intention</b><p>You're intention for setting your fitness or weight goal needs to be far greater than your desire for chocolate. This is where many people go wrong as they set short term goals which they give up on. Setting an intention like "I want to look great in a Bikini" or "I want …

Weight Loss

Here's What Real Healthy People Actually Eat For Brunch

For when you don't want to ruin the weekend with salad.<p>Responses have been edited for length and clarity.

The Power of Talking to God

<b>"Miracles come in moments. Be ready and willing." -- Dr. Wayne Dyer</b><p>Have you ever heard the phrase "prayer is talking to God and meditation is listening"? I believe there is a certain power and magic that occurs when we talk or listen to "God."<p>Whether you hold religious beliefs or you are more …

Spirituality

Myth: The Bible is the Word of God

What is the Bible? Is it a collection of scriptures written by men, or something more?<p>Conservative Christianity affirms the idea of "Biblical Inerrancy;" that is, the Bible is the literal, Divinely-inspired Word of God. Whether or not they accept the scholarly consensuses on authorship of specific …

Theology

The best bakery in every state

So we turned to city-guide app Foursquare to help us find the best bakery in every state.<p>Because the app allows users to save and favorite venues they love, Foursquare was able to track down which bakeries locals are raving about across the country and compile a list of America's Most Scrumptious …

Dessert

Macerated Strawberries

Technically speaking, strawberries are members of the rose family and somehow, “strawberry” has become a flavor without a fruit. We enjoy …

Recipes

Can You Identify Which Strawberries are Local?

<i>(Photo: Sarah Jampel)</i><p>At Food52, we spend a lot of time thinking about where we source our groceries for photoshoots, and you’ll often find our …

Strawberries are in big trouble. Scientists race to find solution.

It's no surprise that delectable strawberries are highly sought after — and not just by humans. Rodents, insects, fungi and bacteria all like to pig out on the crop.<p>That's why the strawberry industry is facing a major obstacle now that the most commonly used pesticide is being phased out, and why …

Strawberry Rum Chillers Recipe | California Strawberry Commission

It’s popsicle season and that is a big deal around my home. That said, these popsicles are a favorite and a constant in my freezer. Of course you can …

FoodRECIPES

Vodka strawberry cheesecake<p>Preparation time<p>over 2 hours<p>Cooking time<p>1 to 2 hours<p>Serves<p>Serves 10-12<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>Inspired by their travels in Eastern Europe the Hairy Bikers give cheesecake a Polish twist with vodka infused strawberries.<p>By The Hairy Bikers<p>From The Hairy Bikers' Northern …

Dessert

Easy Whipped Cream Buttercream Frosting Recipe

How to whip cream, How to make whipped cream frosting for cakes or cupcakes

Homemade Ice Cream Recipe (No Machine) with only 2 Ingredients - Gemma's Bigger Bolder Baking

Cool Whip Home Made Recipe. 5 Minute Whipping Cream from Heavy Cream video by chawlas-kitchen.com