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You'll Want to Pour This Avocado Dressing Over Every Salad You Eat — and You Should!

[1]<p>Creamy Avocado Dressing<p>Sprinkle of Green [2]<p>Notes<p>This sauce is also great to use as a dip. Sweet potato chips go perfectly with this, and it's a nice variation from the usual guacamole.<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 ripe avocado<br>• 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<br>• 1 cup water<br>• Handful of coriander (cilantro) leaves<br>• 1 …

Amelia Freer: What to eat to boost your immune system for winter

As the weather turns colder and the nights draw in, the season of coughs and colds begins. Now is the perfect time to build up your body’s natural defences, by following my simple tips:<p>Are you eating enough food? Under-nutrition (often a result of juice fasts and crash diets) suppresses normal …

Food

8 Easy Ways to Sabotage Your Retirement

Image source: Getty Images.<p>There are few challenges for the American public that are tougher than saving for retirement.<p>We're a "spend first, ask questions later" society, with approximately 70% of our GDP dependent on consumption. Not surprisingly, the personal savings rate in the U.S. is well …

Retirement

3 Productivity Tricks to Save You From Procrastination

You can start by first recognizing that you actually are procrastinating.<p>Procrastination. We've all suffered from it in one form or another. It basically happens when we put off things that we should be focusing on at the moment in favor of doing something else we're more comfortable, or would …

The College Application Advice I Wish Someone Had Given Me

There's a lot of misguidance out there.<p>So your high school senior is in the throes of preparing his college applications. He’s retaking the SATs for the umpteenth time, hoping to squeeze out a few extra points there. He’s collapsing under the weight of the multiple AP classes that he felt compelled …

Top 100 world universities 2016/17 – QS World University Rankings

The University of Cambridge has dropped out of the top three global universities for the first time in over a decade, the annual QS World University Rankings have revealed.<p>According to the list, the elite institution is the highest ranked in the UK, but has fallen from third place to fourth - its …

A Very Simple Explanation for How Lightning Killed 323 Reindeer at Once

Here’s what most likely happened.<p>You may have already heard the news that will surely terrify Rudolph-loving children for the next few months: 323 reindeer were killed by lightning in Norway this weekend. On Sunday, the country's Environment Agency released some pretty gnarly images and reported …

Top 10 UK universities in the world rankings

Critical Thinking vs. Non-Critical Thinking | Synonym

Critical thinking involves questioning our assumptions and examining the effectiveness of our reasoning.<p>Critical thinking has roots in the teachings …

Critical Thinking

5 free e-books for machine learning mastery

There are few subjects in computing as fascinating, or intimidating, as machine learning. Let's face it -- mastering machine learning isn't something …

Machine Learning

How Writing To-Do Lists Helps Your Brain (Whether Or Not You Finish Them)

To-do lists get a lot of flack, but the simple act of planning has some psychological and productivity benefits all by itself.<p>For a long time, I resisted to-do lists. I wanted the flexibility. I felt that if I kept a list, it would tie me down to a particular set of tasks. Gradually, though, I came …

5 Traits All Successful Startup Entrepreneurs Have - Crazy About Startups - Entrepreneurship, Startups

Whether you have decided to start your first venture, or you’ve been running a company for a while now, you ought to take note of certain traits that …

Entrepreneurship

10 NATIONAL PARKS YOU DIDN'T KNOW YOU SHOULD VISIT by National Geographic (@NatGeo)

•<p>Gates of the Arctic, Alaska<p>Located entirely above the Arctic Circle, Gates of the Arctic is one of America’s least visited national parks. Just …

National Parks

What If Schools Abolished Grade Levels?

Sorting kids by age or ability creates problems, according to our panel of education experts.<p><i>This is the sixth installment in our series about school in a perfect world. Read previous entries on calendars, content, homework, teachers, and classrooms.</i><p>We asked prominent voices in education—from …

The world's first travel photographs of Egypt are up for auction

Antiquarian Auctions<p>One of the world's first set of travel photographs is up for auction and it's expected to fetch up to $20,000 (£15,096).<p>The images — which are widely considered to mark the birth of travel photography — were captured by the French writer and photographer Maxime Du Camp during a …

8 reasons why swimming is the best way to lose weight and get fit quickly

By Neny Herni Thursday, September 1, 2016 Swimming<p>Tone up, sleep better and feel happier by taking a dip in your local pool. Any type of exercise is …

Diabetes

18 Crock Pot Dump Dinners With No Meat

Let dinner make itself.

Cooking

Pizza Is Proven to Increase Productivity at Work More Than Money

Can't say no to that cheesy goodness.<p>What could be a bigger motivator than crisp, green dollar bills in the workplace? Obviously, the melty cheesiness of pizza.<p>In his new book, <i>Payoff: The Hidden Logic That Shapes Our Motivations</i>, Duke University psychology professor Dan Ariely detailed a study that …

Vanguard 401(k): Best Funds for Your Retirement Plan

Image source: Getty Images.<p>One of the most admirable qualities of Vanguard is that it doesn't have a profit motive. The company is owned by investors who own its funds, resulting in a lineup of investor-friendly funds with microscopic expense ratios. Thus, investors who can invest in its funds in a …

Investing

These Cartoons Explain 9 Hilarious ‘Nonthreatening’ Leadership Strategies For Women

Not everyone is making a smooth adjustment into the modern working world, a place where women share an equal place at the decision-making table and …