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How to Stop 5 Types of Emotional Vampires from Destroying Your Career

Slow, rational thought is the key to protecting yourself.<p>Some people consistently make you want to crawl under a rock and hibernate. These people, as psychologist Albert J. Bernstein outlines in <i>Emotional Vampires at Work: Dealing With Bosses and Coworkers Who Drain You Dry</i>, come in five major …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

What to Cook This Weekend

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Purim starts Saturday night, a commemoration of Esther’s smart actions, two and a half millenniums ago, before her …

7 Easy Dinners That Basically Make Themselves

Minimum effort, maximum payoff.

Five Ways To Say “No” So You Can Finally Reclaim Your Focus

Staying productive is all about consciously deciding what not to do. Here’s how.<p>It isn’t news that culture is obsessed with <i>doing</i>–with being in motion, with being occupied, with being busy. But the upshot of all this doing is that we spend very little time deciding exactly what we should be doing in …

How to escape the overthinking trap: stop judging yourself | Mark Rice-Oxley

The despair from comparing ourselves with others is the original fake news. We need to develop a new relationship with our thoughts<p>Before Christmas I took a young relative to a jazz concert. The thought of it ruined his whole day. He scuffed around the house like an alt-right voter at a refugee …

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The Downsides of Being Very Emotionally Intelligent

Gemma is extremely caring and sensitive. She pays a great deal of attention to others’ emotions and is kind and considerate. Gemma is also quite optimistic. She is usually upbeat and remains positive even in the face of bad news. Her colleagues love working with her because they see her as a beacon …

12 Negative Habits You Should Give Up If You Want to Be Successful

The sooner you can ditch these, the better.<p>When it comes to "achieving success," the hardest thing for people to wrap their heads around tends to be the idea that small wins add up to big victories. It's a whole lot easier to imagine the end goal, the big celebration, than to think about each tiny …

Best Party Appetizer Recipes

Start your party off right with these party food ideas and easy appetizer recipes for dips, spreads, finger foods, and appetizers.<p>Start the party off …

OMG this chocolate crepe cake needs to be the next thing you bake

When we say let them eat cake, we’re not trying to give anyone a history lesson. What we <i>are</i> referring to is this recipe for chocolate crepe cake, …

15 Pasta Recipes for Speedy 15-Minute Weeknight Dinners

When it comes to cooking during the week, the most time-efficient recipes are the most valuable. 30-minute meals used to be all the rage, but in this age of instant gratification, 15-minute dinners are the new standard. What’s the key to getting dinner on the table that quickly? Using quick-cooking …

21 Funny Questions For Couples To Shake Off A Bad Day

Would you rather I be completely hairless or as hairy as a gorilla?<p>What actor or actress would play you in a movie about your life?<p>Would you rather …

Impossible Cake Recipe

"This cake has a reputation! A sweet and tempting caramel is drizzled into a greased Bundt® pan, followed by a gorgeous smooth mixture for a moist …

Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers

10 Week No-Gym Home Workout Plan

This mini-plan for both men and women can help you lose weight and gain muscle mass. What is best about it is that it can be done in the commodity of …

13 Desserts To Make This Holiday That Aren't Pie

The holidays are here and while pie is a fan favorite, that isn't the only sweet treat to have on your menu. From Christmas Sugar Cookie Truffles to …

15 Italian Cooking Secrets That Will Change Your Life

The beauty of learning how to cook Italian food the right way is that you don't have to go to a restaurant every time the craving strikes. From making the perfect pasta to having the essential pantry staples on hand, there are a few secrets Italian cooks always have up their sleeves that come in …

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Butterscotch pie, always second fiddle, is a secret crowd pleaser

Recently, over wedges of homemade pie, my sisters shared that they love butterscotch. Turns out the nieces do too. Then, my father, a self-confessed chocoholic, capitulated. We spoke of butterscotch sundaes, candies, warm sauce, boxed pudding and restaurant desserts layered in fancy glasses. Mom …

The Positive Thinking Cheat Sheet: 42 Simple Habits for Happiness

<b>“Thoughts Become Things… Choose The Good Ones!” – Mike Dooley</b><p>Attitude is everything, and if you’ve got a good one, you can be sure that your positive …

The 20 best cake recipes: part 1

Elizabeth David, Nigella Lawson, Fergus Henderson and Justin Gellatly, Sam and Sam Clark, The Little Bread Pedlar

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Resentful Man Finds Mother-In-Law Hunched Over In Kitchen, Hard Heart Shatters When He Realizes Why She's There.

Marriage is not only a union between two people, but a union between two families. Relationships in the immediate family can be difficult enough. …

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Ginger Tea: Dissolves Kidneys Stones, Kills Cancer Cells And Cleanses Liver – Recipe

Ginger is an extremely beneficial root, with potent antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and anti-parasitic properties.<p>It is a rich source of numerous …

This Magical Carb-Free "Cloud Bread" Is the Answer to Your Sandwich Dreams

Puff the magic bread: You've got to try this stuff to believe it.<p>Carb-free bread might sound like just another Internet hoax, but the "cloud bread" …

10 High-Fat Foods You Should Be Eating More Of, According To Nutritionists

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that fat is back. Not only does this once-feared macronutrient help keep you fuller longer than anything "fat-free" ever could, but it's linked to everything from reduced belly fat to improved heart health to superior cognitive function—depending on …

27 High-Protein Dinner Recipes Under 500 Calories

103 Things To Cook If You're Trying To Eat Fewer Carbs

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Healthy Eating

Mind Blowing Reasons Why Aloe Vera Is A Miracle Medicine Plant. You Will Never Buy Expensive Products Again!

Aloe Vera is not only extremely healthy for your organism, it is also easily found in grocery stores and you can grow Aloe Vera at your own home, as …

Scientists Discover Herb That Fights Dementia And Increases Memory By 75%

Rosemary is a popular herb, commonly used to garnish dishes and various meals, due to its unique, pleasant smell.<p>Yet, scientists confirm that this …

If You See A Woman Wearing This Small Black Circle, This Is What It Means

<b>Unfortunately, domestic violence and sexual crimes happen to many men and women across the globe daily.</b> Many women worry about going out alone at …

5 Foods to Avoid That Are Toxic For Your Skin

<i>“As expected, skin care is not slowing down. The global skin care industry is estimated to reach $121 billion in 2016. And in 2018, the U.S. skin</i> …

Skin Care