Maricela Vazquez

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10 Vegetarian Lunches You’ll Never Get Tired of Eating

Bonus: They’re super easy to pack.<p>When I was a kid there was never much variety when it came to my lunches, especially since I was a vegetarian: My …

How Martha Stewart Makes Cheesecake in the Slow Cooker

Slow Cooker Cheesecake by Martha Stewart<p>Serves 6<p><i>For the crust:</i> <br>Cooking spray <br>3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs <br>2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>2 …

How Do Crystals Help Meditation? Here's How To Take Your Zen To The Next Level

The truly intriguing thing about meditation is the fact that, even though it's so incredibly powerful and healing, it doesn't technically require …

Dan Harris Knows All Your Excuses for Not Meditating

We can’t stop the world from turning. Or the vitriol getting posted online. But we can control how (or whether) we react.<p>Dan Harris anchors ABC News Nightline and Good Morning America on the weekends. His first book chronicled how meditation pretty much transformed him from a jerk to a total …

Don't Take It Personally: How to Handle Criticism

Author Don Miguel Ruiz who penned the best seller, <i>The Four Agreements</i>, sagely says, “Don’t take anything personally. Nothing others do is because of …

Self-help

How to Build a Raised Garden Bed

<i>A DIY project for a permanent garden box to provide a raised bed for your plants and decorate your backyard.</i><p>October 2017<br>By Sara Bendrick<p><i>For those who</i> …

Three books Stanford asks every new student to read

Fresh off the excitement of gaining acceptance into the most competitive university in America, Stanford University incoming freshmen will likely …

Books

4 Non-Business Books Every Business Person Should Read in 2018

Tired of reading business book after business book? Spice up your reading list while strengthening your business with these four fiction books in 2018.<p>There are a gazillion business books out there that can help entrepreneurs take their lives to the next level, and another gazillion articles to …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Richard Branson Says Work From Home (Here's How to Do It)

Of course, for Branson working from home means spending time on his private island--but you can make working from home work for you, too.<p>Want to raise successful kids? Richard Branson has a few ideas.<p>He's written at length about how important he thinks it is not to protect kids from their …

Work from Home

The 5 Best Types of Yoga for Weight Loss

Feel the burn while you flow.<p>For many of us, yoga is a lot more about stretching, de-stressing, and trying to master meditation than it is about kicking up our calorie burn. But that doesn’t mean you can’t (or shouldn’t!) turn to yoga for weight loss, too.<p>After all, yoga builds total-body strength …

10 Ways Successful People Transform Themselves From Good to Great

There's always room for improvement.<p>No matter who you are, there's always room for improvement. And there always will be.<p>Because when you hit pause in your busy life and reflect on your emotional wellbeing, small parts of your life in which you are not fulfilling your true potential bubble and rise …

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

33 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of Us Probably Don't)

Getting ahead can be a struggle if you don't have the discipline to do the right simple things every single day.<p>Ever wonder why getting ahead can sometimes seem like such a struggle? The truth is: If you want to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've polled countless …

17 business books everyone will be reading in 2018

As the year draws to a close and we catch up with the best business books of 2017, we're also looking toward what's coming up in 2018.<p>We've looked through titles that have already been announced for the new year and have highlighted the memoirs, career guides, and analyses we're most excited about.

5 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

A good book teaches you something new. These books teach you the most.<p>I recently published an article on Inc.com saying that people who read are going to be a mile ahead of those who do not. I received a lot of feedback from aspiring entrepreneurs asking where they should begin. After I gave myself …

This 100-year-old poem tells you everything you need to know about why so many people struggle to learn English

Tricky pronunciation can make English one of the hardest languages in the world for foreign speakers to learn.<p>Why does "done" rhyme with "fun," for example, and why doesn't "done" rhyme with "gone"?<p>No poem illustrates the counterintuitive nature of the English language better than "The Chaos." …

Almond Toffee

This Almond Toffee recipe is the ultimate in decadence! The flavor is rich and buttery, and the toffee itself is sandwiched between two layers of …

5 Things INTJ Personalities Need to Have in Order to Be Happy

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Introvert<p>Happiness Tips For INTJs<p>5 Things INTJ Personalities Need to Have in Order to Be Happy<p>Shares<p>There are many things INTJs …

Everything you need to know about beef cuts in one chart

Beef cuts don’t have to be intimidating.<p>Whether it’s chuck, brisket, rib, loin, round, plate, or flank, the most important thing you need to know is …

Cooking

Forget Coffee: This Quick Yoga Sequence Will Give You a Boost of Midday Energy

It's just after lunch and you're starting to feel tired. Rather than reaching for yet another serving of caffeine, consider taking a break and …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Aerobic exercise, or cardio, might be the closest thing we have to a miracle drug.<p>When we commit to regular workouts that raise our heart rate and get us moving and sweating for a sustained period, magical things happen to our mind and body. We start to think more clearly, feel better about …

You're 5 No-Equipment Moves (and 5 Minutes) Away From Tighter, Sculpted Abs

Get ready to sculpt your body! Burn Pilates founder Lisa Corsello created this exclusive five-move, five-minute, no-equipment ab workout you can do anywhere.<p>Lie on the floor and roll slightly to your right side, placing your right arm on the mat and your left arm near your ear. Bend your left …

It Only Took Steve Jobs 5 Words to Give the Best Career Advice You'll Hear Today

In 1997, Steve Jobs was answering developers' questions when he decided to drop some major wisdom regarding the power of focus.<p>The power of focus.<p>Without it, you're doomed to a life of distraction. A life in which others' priorities dictate on what you spend your time. As you move from one shiny …

Science Says Kids Who Become Great Leaders Have Parents Who Teach Them 8 Things

Have you taught your kids to be more persuasive? You should, because that will make them more successful.<p>All the extremely successful people I know -- and all the great leaders I know -- are exceptionally good at persuading other people to follow them.<p>(Maybe that's why Mark Cuban says knowing how …

These Are the Chores Your Child Should Be Doing This Year Based on Their Age

If you're a mama who feels like she's doing literally everything around the house, including picking up after your very capable kids, we know how you …

23 STEM toys that will excite and educate kids of every age

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff that we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>UBTECH Not unsurprisingly, many parents want the best for their kids — and since science, technology, engineering, and math don't …

20 Books That Encourage Empathy

Looking for books to help build emotional intelligence in your child? Check out our age-by-age guide—and head to your local library for these classics.<p>You already know it’s important to read to your child, and you can probably rattle off a long list of reasons why. It helps strengthen your bond, …

Two Sweet, Flaky Pies That Are Too Pretty to Eat (Like That Would Stop Us)

Thanksgiving is my Olympics. I say this as a person who regularly has smudges of flour on her clothes (and face). I train all year for the one fateful day where it makes total sense to bake as many pies as possible—enough to feed my wonderfully large family and still have leftovers for breakfast …

Recipes