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The 6 Books Shark Tank's Daymond John Wants You to Read

Former West Coast Editor<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article originally published on September 26, 2015.</i><p>When Daymond John was in elementary school in Queens, N.Y., he had to read books four times over to retain what they said. Now, at 46, he says he still has to …

Chocolate Hamantaschen

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Chocolate

11 One-Hour DIYs For Your Bedroom

Bedroom looking a little bland? These 11 snazzy projects take less than an hour<p><b>1. Wooden Tray</b><p><i>Learning Creative Living</i><p>A wooden tray is a must-have for in-bed snackers. Load it up with snacks, coffee, and books, and it's a handy way to bring your morning essentials into the bedroom with you. All you …

2 Moves That Torch 350 Calories

According to the study authors, this new research provides the first evidence that a continuous kettlebell workout can produce the same metabolic cost of moderate intensity treadmill walking (four miles per hour) with a four percent grade. It can also potentially have a positive effect on the …

Anne Frank: 10 beautiful quotes from The Diary of a Young Girl

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2015 we have collected 10 of the most powerful quotes from Anne Frank’s legendary The Diary of a Young Girl<p>Please share your favourite Anne Frank quotes by emailing childrens.books@theguardian.com or on Twitter @GdnChildrensBk and we’ll add them to this blog<p>The theme …

Books

1 Piece, 3 Ways: The Bro Sweater

Whether you acquired that sweater from your big brother, your dad, or you're "borrowing" it from your boyfriend, it's clear: The men's-inspired …

9 Tips To Making Your Boots Last Longer

Boot season is officially in full force and we're looking for ways to make our favorite footwear last through a long season of rain, sleet and snow. David Mesquita, VP of New York's famed Leather Spa, shares the best products, tips and tricks needed to keep your boots looking brand new.<p><b>1) Protect</b> …

12 Life-Changing Hacks Every Fashion Girl Should Know

We’re all about dressing smarter at Who What Wear. And in today’s busy world, that means finding style shortcuts that will save you time, money, and …

Style Resolutions: 3 Ways to Style an Oversized Turtleneck

The polar vortex has officially hit most parts of the country and that means that for the foreseeable future you’ll most likely have to bundle up big time. But don’t say sayonara to your sense of style just yet — oversized silhouettes are no longer a fashion curse and no impossibly warm knit is too …

150 Genius Outfits For Surviving Winter in Style

Keeping up appearances isn't easy when it's practically freezing, but don't let the dreary weather totally spoil your style. While we've all experienced days where sweatpants are all we can manage to slip on, all it takes is a little inspiration to get us excited about clothes again. Taken straight …

Women's Fashion

January Hot Type: The Books You Need to Read This Month

The deeply aggrieved narrator of first-time novelist <b>Ben Metcalf</b>’s eccentric, magnificent Southern Gothic metafiction unleashes bitter Faulknerian arias <i>Against the Country</i> (Random House).<p><b>Paul Griner</b>’s bone-chilling novel <i>Second Life</i> (Soft Skull), is set in the demimonde of corpse wranglers and the …

Books

Golden Globe nominees 2015: TV shows to watch, reviewed

The best TV shows that will be competing at this year's awards<p><b>The Affair (Showtime)</b><br>Dominic West, Ruth Wilson, Maura Tierney<p><b>Downton Abbey</b> <b>(ITV)</b><br>Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Michelle Dockery<p>"Downton is rescued from being merely a soapy, nostalgic mishmash by excellent acting and a script that …

TV

10 Most Popular Recipes of 2014

It seemed like 2014 was all about Cronuts and other crazy hybrid foods. But when you look at the recipes people searched for the most, it was …

15 Clean-Eating No-Bake Snacks

Why is it that we hear the word "snack" and immediately think of things we totally <i>shouldn't</i> be snacking on? I'm talking greasy tater chips, salty pretzels, and loaded chocolate chip cookies. News alert -- it doesn't have to be crunchy, greasy, salty, or sickly sweet to be deemed an acceptable snack!<p>…

The 7 Fruits You Should Eat More of This Month

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: In the dead of winter, when your market bags are laden with dark leafy greens and root vegetables, don't forget about fruit. Just tell yourself you're preventing scurvy and load</i> …

Food

Your Favorite Wholesome Weeknight Dinners

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Your favorite weeknight dinners to keep you going through the holiday rush.</i><p>We've …

Cooking

16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …

50+ Impossibly Chic Kitchen Backsplashes

Cooking has never looked so colorful.<p>Whether your dream kitchen is rustic and cozy or modern and sleek, these tile design ideas have you covered.

Christmas Morning Casserole Everyone Will Love

Christmas Morning Casserole is perfect for long lazy mornings with family and friends. A super simple casserole made with refrigerated biscuits, eggs, cheese, and bacon.<p>Are you excited for the holidays? <i>I</i> am excited.<p>Christmas morning is obviously the peak of all the holiday excitement, and in our …

Anti-inflammatory drugs ‘could fight depression’

Scientists to launch £5m study that explores links between immune disorders and mental illness – and could lead to new treatments<p>Scientists at seven UK universities are to set up a research consortium aimed at exploiting a newly discovered link between immune disorders and mental illness.<p>The …

The Diet That Can Save Your Life

What you eat can dramatically affect your chances of developing heart disease, a.k.a. the number-one killer of women in the U.S.<p>When many women think of something that could seriously threaten their health, the bogeyman often starts with a "C": cancer. But if you're going to fear anything, it …

8 Quick Ways To Create A Comfortable Guest Room

Is your guest room still in shambles with visitors on the way? Here are 8 fast and easy ways to make it feel like home.<p><i>House Beautiful</i><p><b>1. Put out a welcome basket</b><p>Nothing makes guests feel more at home than a selection of treats and goodies. Fill up a basket with everything from travel-sized soaps to …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

How to do layering

Layering isn’t easy. The secret is to do it without looking bulky and not just relying on a cardigan<p>For me, layering began in the 1980s when, as a student, my favourite outfit was a cropped, off-the-shoulder jumper over a stripy vest top with a ra-ra skirt over leggings – and a pair of Dr Martens …

24 Reasons To Trust Your Style Instincts

You’ve heard us say time and time again to toss out those old style tropes. Whoever said overalls are only for toddlers? Or that you can’t wear more …