Melanie Wilson

7 Flips | 1 Magazine | 5 Likes | @MelanieWilsfhqq | Keep up with Melanie Wilson on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Melanie Wilson”

Try This Easy 4-Ingredient Artisan Bread – Real Food

I love the way that is smells when it’s baking. I love the sweet, yeasty flavor it adds to soup, salad, and homemade sandwiches. I love the crispy …

Bread

11 Mid-Atlantic Small Towns That'll Charm Your Socks Off

From tiny towns that helped turn the tide in the Revolutionary War to quaint seaside villages and those that welcome trailblazers of all kinds, …

American Revolution

Here are the hardest things about investing

Being the "investment guy" in the family means I'm often approached during the holidays or at parties with questions about the markets. My most recent question was about a sector fund investment and its prospects going forward.<p>I'm sure you could come up with any number of intelligent-sounding …

Investing

Brisket, Latkes, Rugelach And More: 10 Delicious Haukkah Recipes

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with family, friends, and lots of delicious food. Happy Hanukkah!<p><b>1. Curried Sweet Potato Pancakes</b><p>Spiced with an aromatic blend of curry, cumin, ginger, and cayenne pepper, these exotic latkes double as a fabulous winter side dish. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Onion Braised Beef</b> …

Just in time for the new year, some financial planners’ best retirement tips

Many Americans don’t use financial planners for all the wrong reasons. Some don’t think they have enough money tucked away. Others don’t even know where to start. In fact, half of Americans don’t know where to turn for ­financial advice. And 20 percent say they have no idea how much they need for …

A Week-by-Week Guide to Becoming a Runner (Later in Life and/or Safely)

<b>Whether it’s events like Tough Mudder, a marathon, or a local sprint triathlon many people decide to take the step to get into running each year.</b> …

Marathons

8 Habits of the Most Successful People That Lazy People Lack

It all comes down to priorities.<p>Success is a game of habits. In itself, "success" is a relative term and so its "achievement" is fully dependent upon the habits you put into place that move you step by step toward the "end" you define for yourself.<p>To be "successful," it becomes a matter of the …

Self-improvement