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Pressure Cooker Beef Stew

On this busy, here busy week I’m experimenting with new ways to get dinner on the table faster. Or in this case, life lunch into my lunchbox in …

Traditional Pressure Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole

Shares 361<p><b>Pressure Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole</b> is a traditional Thanksgiving recipe, which nicely complements turkey and other side dishes.<p>Pressure …

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Black Eyed Pea Soup for the New Year

Each year I like to start off with black eyed peas and greens, they are supposed to bring you good luck. No matter what I know that it brings good …

Food Preservation

Pressure Cooker Red Lentil, White Bean, and Chickpea Stew - Recipes

Here's a winter warmer that'll be great when you're tired of that heavy, holiday fare. This one's made in the pressure cooker, so it's super fast. …

Food Preservation

instant pot, stove top & electric pressure cooker cooking time chart ⋆ hip pressure cooking

<b>Don't miss our new free video series: Pressure Cooking School. See you there!</b><p><b>Pressure cooker cooking times for Instant Pot, Electric & Stove top</b> …

10 Apps You Would Find in a Successful Person's Phone

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Nutrition Myths That May Be Destroying Your Diet

Nutrition misinformation is everywhere. Just turn on the TV or search online, and you'll be bombarded with all kinds of nutrition and weight loss advice that sounds compelling but probably has little (if any!) scientific basis whatsoever -- and may even be harmful to your health. Many myths start …

New research shows bilingual people have yet another advantage

Now new research shows that they can also view the world in different ways depending on the specific language they are operating in.<p>The past 15 years have witnessed an overwhelming amount of research on the bilingual mind, with the majority of the evidence pointing to the tangible advantages of …

The productivity trick one author used to write over 40 books

Over the next 38 years, he published 47 novels, 18 works of non-fiction, 12 short stories, 2 plays, and an assortment of articles and letters.<p>Trollope achieved his incredible productivity by writing in 15-minute intervals for three hours per day.<p>His strategy is explained in Mason Currey's book, …

Time Management

15 Cleaning Tips We Learned In 2014

From the archives, we've pulled our favorite tips and tricks from the past year to help keep your New Year's resolutions in check.<p><b>1. Vacuum in both directions.</b> If you don't, you're likely to miss small pieces of dirt and dust that get trapped under the fibers of your carpet.<p>Looking for more …

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14 Simple Productivity Resolutions for 2015

Maximizing productivity is a goal often discussed but rarely reached. As a result, though entrepreneurs actively strive to make the most of their time--reading books, exploring productivity hacks, testing project management tools--too often they feel they've fallen short. Meanwhile, the to-do list …

Time Management

Why you need a 'mindfulness minute' in your life

Image: Shutterstock/Brian A Jackson<p>Image: Shutterstock/Brian A Jackson<p>CAN YOU BE ‘in the now’?<p>What once sounded like a New Age-y concept – …

Mindfulness

Using a Smartphone For One Day Has Transformative Impact On The Brain, Study Finds - PsyBlog

How smartphones are affecting the electrical activity in the brain.<p>Using smartphones profoundly changes the way the thumb and brain work together, a …

Best Kitchens - Decor Inspiration for Home Kitchens

Laminated fabric on spill-prone chairs pair function with style.<p>Goodbye, monochromatic kitchens — hello, Ultra Violet.<p>Wait until you learn what this thing can do!<p>If you think you don't have space for an island, spice rack, or extra chairs, you're wrong.<p>The heart of your home is about to look so …

9 Brilliant Decorating Ideas for Your Bookshelves

How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

Simple to Understand Meditation Instructions

Meditation Instructions<p>I would like to offer very simple and effective meditation instructions that is both relaxing and profound. It is the …

How to Meditate: An Essential Guide - NoBullying - Bullying & CyberBullying Resources

<i>We often hear of ancient and modern meditation practices as the best way to reduce stress in our everyday lives. However, most people don’t really</i> …

8 fundamental Internet lessons to teach your kids

With two things as rapidly changing as the Internet and a child's development, sometimes safety settings aren't enough.<p>Besides built-in precautions …

Pictures of the Week 11.20.14

5 simple ways to organize your Google Drive

Google Drive is like your closet — you stash all your stuff there, but it's not exactly organized.<p>The storage service lets users save files like …

Top 10 Breakthrough Artists in 2014

The best of the best! It's that time of year again, time to look back and list the Top 10 Breakthrough Artists of the Year. What does that mean? These are the artists, designer and photographers that took the world by storm. They're the ones who decided to push their creative limit, introducing a …

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New York City - In Moments

<b>New York City - In Moments</b><p>—<p>I have a request.<p>I think I speak for a majority of people (especially those of the sensitive-creative-variety) when I say that it’s so hard to to gather up the courage to ask for anything. But here goes.<p>If you have purchased my book in the U.S. on Amazon (direct link: NY Through the Lens - US Edition)…<p>Or if you have purchased my book in Europe and other parts of the world online using Amazon.co.uk (direct link: New York Through the Lens - UK Edition)…<p><b>…could you take a</b> …

3 Big Stock Market Disappointments of 2015

It was a rough year for stocks in general but these three fared worse than expected.<p>Every year brings new hope for investors. Markets will rise, the …

4 Examples of Personalized Learning in K-12 Education

We all learn differently. What if we honor our differences by empowering teachers and challenging students with the specific tools they need to …

Are the British too polite to be any good at surrealism?

Possibly. That said, the best of the Pallant House Gallery's Spanish civil war show, Conscience and Conflict, are a revelation<p>The Paris World’s Fair of 1937 was more than a testing ground for artistic innovation; it was a battleground for political ideologies. The Imperial eagle spread its wings …

The Scary Side Effect of Skimping on Sleep

Veasey and her colleagues studied mice who were submitted to a sleep schedule similar to that of shift workers. They slept for short periods during inconsistent hours. The researchers found that sleeping for only brief periods of time caused massive brain damage: the mice lost 25 percent of the …

Fall Asleep in 10 Minutes

These tips for drifting off will help you sleep soundly and wake up ready to ride<p>You wake up in the middle of the night, relieved it's only 3 a.m. and that you still have a few hours of solid shuteye before you clip into your pedals. Only, you can't fall back to sleep. You toss and turn and check …

Boost the Passion in Your Relationship With These 5 Steps

Relationship maintenance is an important part of any marriage or sacred union. But as time progresses, your relationship dynamic will transform through different phases and incarnations. The fiery sparks of your romance will inevitably burn down to a (hopefully) reliable smolder. Although the …