Marilyn Eski

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19 Tofu Recipes to Treat Your Curd the Way It Deserves

Though tofu often gets a bad rap in this country, it's <i>so</i> much more than a bland substitute for meat. Its mild flavor makes it incredibly versatile, and, in many East Asian dishes, like <i>mapo tofu</i>, it's often combined with pork or beef for an intriguing interplay of flavors and textures. Nevertheless, …

The 5 Most Essential Behaviors for a Happy Relationship, According to 50 Years of Science

These simple steps to improve your relationship are backed by a ton of research.<p>When the biggest happiness study of all time tracked more than 200 men for 75 years, what did it determine was the biggest driver of well-being and life satisfaction? In the pithy and poignant words of the study's …

The One Thing You Need to Do Now to Save Money on Airfare in 2018

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>With 2018 quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to start planning next year's vacations.<p>To make sure …

How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But <b>what makes children</b> …

When leasing might come out better than buying

Purchasing a car may not always be the best option. Watch Sal Khan of Khan Academy consider a scenario where leasing could make more sense than …

15 books Malcolm Gladwell thinks everyone should read

A 2015 New York Times article poked fun at how often he blurbs books and recommends them on social media.<p>The bestselling author has published multiple books and articles exploring human behavior from all angles; he also recently launched a hit podcast.<p>We dug through years of his tweets, book …

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Make Your Supplemental Essays Stand Out: Tips from a College Admissions Expert

In my last blog post, I provided students with four top tips for strengthening the written component of their college applications. I reviewed the purpose of the main admissions essay and how applicants can set themselves apart from the crowd.<p>Below, I discuss the best way to approach the …

College & University

This Lighter Alfredo Sauce Is Made With Cauliflower And It's Gonna Blow Your Mind

This is an Alfredo sauce you can eat on the regs.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>6 cups water<p>1 head cauliflower florets<p>1 cup milk<p>2 tablespoons butter<p>1 garlic clove<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>1 teaspoon pepper<p>1 pound pasta, cooked<p>Parmesan, to serve<p>Parsley, chopped, to serve<p>1. Boil the water over medium-high heat.<p>2. …

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The secret to living forever just may be the quality of your friendships

There are a few easy, science-backed ways to improve your chances of leading a long and healthy life, like getting refills on your coffee and …

How To Live With Regrets

<b>If you were at the end of your life now, looking back, how would you feel about the choices you made?</b><p>I know it sounds a bit morbid, but bear with</b> …

Positive Thinking

These Apps and Extensions Find Online Deals for You — Automatically

You've taken the time to find the exact item you want to buy, put it in your cart, and you're just about to check out when you notice a box labeled …

27 Amazing Kitchen Products That Will Actually Save You Money

Cook up some savings.

My 4 Favorite Airfare Deal Websites: The Flight Deal, Fare Deal Alert, Exit Fares & GTFO Flights

Good afternoon everyone. When I first meet people who love to travel but are not into travel hacking, they usually ask me what website I use to find …

29 Summer Dinners You Can Make In The Crock Pot

Just set it and forget it.

I graduated from Harvard and MIT — here are 7 things juniors can do now to get a leg up on college applications

One of my tips is the earlier you start, the better. And for all those juniors out there, that means starting on your application today.<p>The Common Application has already released the essay questions for the 2017-2018 application, and there are several other items you can focus on now to make …

College & University

How to Lend, Borrow, and Share Kindle Books With Friends and Family

How to Share Kindle Books<p>Learn How to Borrow and Loan the Newest Kindle Bestseller Ebooks<p>Updated May 19, 2017<p>Did you know there's another way to get …

These 10 powerful mantras will give you a push when life is tough

Life can be hard sometimes. No matter who you are or what your circumstances, we all encounter tough times.<p>During times when life is tough, you may …

7 Mantras That Will Stop You From Taking Things Personally

It’s tough to be around people who believe that everything happening around them is a direct assault on them or is in some way all about them.<p>It may …

PSA: These Are the Best Vacation Ideas for a 2018 Getaway

What type of traveler are you? Do you love to roam through a new place with little more than a compass and a backpack or do you prefer the five-star …

Forget Paris—These Are the New Destinations That Every Couple Should Visit

Ever since I was a child, I've dreamed of falling in love in Paris. It's cliché, I know, but my 10-year-old self was convinced the glittering lights …

How to Put Your Spouse on a Budget Without Ruining Your Marriage

The quickest way to sour a marriage is to nag your spouse about money and try to control every cent they spend. However, keeping mum about your …

19 Banana Recipes for Breakfast and (Mostly) Dessert

Bananas are good for so much more than banana bread (which we also love). Here's what to do with them.<p><b>We love a good banana bread</b>, but sometimes we forget about all the <i>other</i> great recipes derived from this humble fruit. No more. Check out these 19 banana recipes—which run the gamut from breads to …

13 Obscure and Amazing Food Products We Buy on Amazon

These are the obscure and amazing foods the Bon Appétit staff buys on Amazon. You're welcome.<p>You can buy some weird stuff on the internet. It’s a marvelous treasure trove of Star Wars paraphernalia, vintage crocheting supplies, and game-worn NBA jerseys (the ones with the sweat marks, so you know …

How To Get Cheap Airline Tickets When They Track You With Cookies

Many airlines and travel websites use your search history to track how often you’ve visited their websites.<p>When you search online, with cookies …

12 Quotes that Will Bring Peace When You Deal with Difficult People

Are there people who constantly discourage you, tell you that you’re not good enough, and generally make you feel terrible about yourself?These are …

Emotional Intelligence