Mike Lazar

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I Can't Believe It's Vegan Pasta Carbonara!

As many of our readers know, for one month every year, Kenji undertakes the Vegan Experience. I have never joined him. This year, though, I decided it was time to devote at least some of my own efforts to vegan recipes.<p>So, when I started thinking of what might be a good, simple recipe to ease …

These 7 brutal truths about life are hard to admit but they'll change your life when you do

You know the old saying, “Youth is wasted on the young”?<p>I think about that sometimes – how I wish I’d had the self-awareness and confidence that I …

There's a 'revolution' coming to investing — and only the strong will survive

When things get shaken up, whether politically, economically or technologically, there's eventually going to be a loser.<p>We're currently seeing online shopping ravaging department stores; travel agents are quickly disappearing in favor of online booking sites, and of course the British probably …

Silicon Valley Goes Gray: Inside The Booming Age Tech Industry

From products that help manage end-of-life care to those that boost the social life of seniors, tech for the elderly and their caregivers could be the next big market.<p>Until recently, Silicon Valley didn’t pay much attention to old people. Entrepreneurs in their twenties and thirties mostly dreamt …

Silicon Valley

Learn how to make a hearty and delicious breakfast in less than a minute

Enlarge<br>Slideshow<p>How often do you struggle with what to eat for breakfast? Even though you know it’s the most important meal of the day, sometimes you …

Chef Puts Eggs In A Ziploc And Shows A Unique Way To Cook A Breakfast Favorite

The omelet is perhaps the most versatile breakfast item out there. It's a simple enough recipe to master and you can fill it with just about anything …

Eggs

You’re booking your flights all wrong

Evolving technology and heated competition among the airlines have changed the game when it comes to how you should book your flights — that is if …

6 surprisingly easy ways to be happier

Here are the 6 best hacks from books on happiness that we've ever found.<p>You're probably well aware of Google's smashing employee benefits package, and in a moment of incredulous jealousy you might even have scoffed at the pampering.<p>Among the boons to Googlers are: massages, a bountiful and …

The Daily Motivator - Get it out of the way

Saturday, May 2, 2015<p>Get it out of the way<p>At the beginning of each day, think of something you must do, that you really don’t want to do. Then, with …

7 Challenges Successful People Overcome | Inc.com

It's truly fascinating how successful people approach problems. Where others see impenetrable barriers, they see challenges to embrace and obstacles to overcome.<p>Their confidence in the face of hardship is driven by the ability to let go of the negativity that holds so many otherwise sensible people …

Self-improvement

Perfect Cast-Iron Skillet Chicken Thighs

2 to 4 main-course<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Sophisticated enough for a Sunday supper yet quick enough for Wednesday's dinner, this master recipe is all in the technique. Cook the thighs skin side down in a cast-iron skillet to render out the fat and make the skin as crisp and, dare we say, delicious as …

Cooking

How the Happiest People Make the Best Out of Everything | Inc.com

Life consists of a series of unfolding events; some of these events are expected and some are unexpected. The happiest people on earth have learned that they can't control everything in life. This is a key element in living happily. While having the best of everything is great, it is not …

Happiness

Thinking of Going Gluten-Free? The Food Science Behind the Craze by @TheresaAlbert

May is gluten free month.Hands up if you know someone who has gone “gluten free” and you rolled your eyes. I know I have. The gluten free craze has …

Gluten-Free

15 foods you need to start eating immediately that can lower your risk of cancer, diabetes and more

<b>1. Avocado</b><p>Avocados, which are actually classified as a fruit, are low in fructose and rich in healthy monounsaturated fat and potassium, and research …

Age-related changes in the brain can have significant impact on individuals, society

<b>Report identifies 3 top actions to help promote cognitive health</b><p>Gradual and variable change in mental functions that occurs naturally as people age, …

How to Pay With Apple Pay in Apps on iPhone or iPad

Gone are the days of lengthy payment process using credit or debit cards. Today, you can use Apple Pay to pay for your bill securely with your Touch …

The top 10 iPhone apps you are not currently using

Chances are your iPhone is already loaded with a number of applications like Facebook, Instagram, Angry Birds, and so on. Although these apps are …

The habits behind successful, creative, productive people

Gretchen Rubin has a slight frame, a fast mouth and an energetic zeal when talking about her new book, for which she was once again part researcher and part guinea pig. <i>Better Than Before</i> in many respects picks up where her earlier body of advice, <i>The Happiness Project</i>, left off. This time, she …

Reality TV

Fund Roth IRAs To Make Your Kids Rich And Instill Your Core Values

Kids can start Roth IRAs as soon as they have earned income. By starting young, the power of compound interest is fully harnessed to turn small annual contributions into substantial tax-free wealth at retirement. In addition, helping your kids find ways to earn money so they qualify to make a …

Retirement

The Best Places in the World to Travel If You're on a Budget

<i>This post originally appeared on Domainehome.com.</i><p>Cost doesn’t have to stand in the way of your dream trip. If you’re yearning for a major travel …

Citrus Chicken

Combine all the ingredients in a large resealable plastic bag and refrigerate for 6 to 8 hours.<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Remove the chicken …

Guy Fieri

The biggest myth about phone privacy

We should feel safe uploading selfies and other personal information to social networks and apps if our identities are hidden, shouldn’t we? Far from it, as Molly Crain explains.<p>Smartphones have transformed our lives in so many ways. They connect us to the outside world through email and social …

Privacy

Patate al forno (Italian Oven Roasted Potatoes)

It’s often the most obvious things that we overlook. And so I just realized that I’ve never blogged about <i>patate al forno</i>, <b>Italian Oven Roasted …

Italian Food

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do

We often hear advice like, "Think positive and good things will happen," or "Try your hardest and eventually things will work out." While these words of wisdom certainly have merit, what may seem like well meaning suggestions won't help you reach your goals if you're simultaneously engaging in …

4 Foundational Habits Every Person Needs

“We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.”<p>~ John Dryden<p>Every person is different, but every person is human, meaning we all have things …