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African-Inspired Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burgers Recipe

<i>Sweet potatoes, black beans, and a hint of peanut butter combine with cumin and ginger to create these delicious West African-inspired veggie burgers.</i><p>…

Spicy Indian (Flour) Chips Recipe by Manjula

Thousands of people gathered earlier today for a prayer vigil and rally in honor of Trayvon Martin in front of the Richard Russell Federal Building, including five-year-old Jacob Charley (pictured). Check out the link for more photos from today's rally: http://bit.ly/17tXPr2

Pillow Talk: 7 Secrets to Making a Perfect Bed

If you count all the hours we allot to plumping pillows, smoothing sheets, straightening shams, and fussing over how the whole thing looks, we spend …

How To Live Longer

Want to live longer? Use positive words!<p>As a Personal Trainer I often scour through the latest studies for the up-to-date research on exercise and …

5 Differences Between Optimists And Pessimists | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Optimism maximizes potential as pessimism squashes it. Look at these five distinguishing differences between optimists and pessimists and tell me – …

The Foundation of You: From Sorrow to Resilience | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” ~ Kenji Miyazawa<p>If the title of this article called to you, know that your stories are …

4 Methods to Make Personal Development A Lot More Fun | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Personal development can be fun. But often times, it can also feel like a chore. You have to do this, and practice that, and you don’t really feel …

14 Easy Ways to Make Your Backyard More Fun

Encourage your kids to explore, build, create, or just relax in the outdoors with these fun, creative, and inspiring ideas for your lawn.<p>Inspire imaginative play with these no-sew theater curtains. You’ll need 6 yards of red burlap, a clothesline, and clip-on curtain rings. Cut fabric into two …

Berry Picking With Kids: Recipe and Craft Ideas

Turn a fruit-picking errand into hours of family fun with these simple crafts and easy recipes.<p>Take your family berry-picking this summer. Berry season peaks in June and July for most of the country. You may get lucky and find three or more kinds of berries on the same day!

5 Ways to Get a Flat Stomach Standing Up

From posture advice to waist-whittling twists, these upright exercises will help you feel slimmer and stand taller.<p>The Move: Swivel Chair<p>The Move: …

Good-For-You Desserts That Aren't Fruit

A bowl of berries can satisfy your sweet craving only so many times, so here are five fruitless treats you can indulge in (even chocolate ones) and …

12 Incredible Uses for Vinegar

You know this household staple is a cheap, effective and natural all-purpose cleaner. But who knew that it could also smooth out your hair and spruce …

5 Life-Changing Revelations Anybody Can Have

We tend to think of revelations as monumental events, made for prophets and ancient oracles. The world goes silent, a golden beam of light descends …

Blog in harmony with nature

Antioxidants<p>Green tea - contains a lot of substances which positively influence the brain, blood vessels and maintaining proper body mass. Green tea …

The 11 healthiest foods in the world

Grown without chemicals and loaded with nutrition, these 11 foods will keep you (and the planet) healthy for life.<p>J.I. Rodale, the man who founded …

Unexpectedly Delicious Uses for Weeds

When she moved back to New Jersey from Hong Kong in 2002, after having worked in that concrete jungle for more than a decade, Tama Matsuoka Wong …

Consider Selling Everything When You Move

When moving day comes around, instead of packing up all your old crap in boxes, entrepreneur Marshall Haas suggests selling everything and starting …

Selling

Ask an Expert: All About Buying and Selling on Craigslist

Say hello to Ryan Finlay, the entrepreneur behind ReCraigslist.com, a site dedicated to helping people buy and sell on Craigslist. For the past three …

Six of the Most Common Resume Flaws (and How to Fix Them)

When job hunting, your résumé has a way of highlighting little career imperfections in black and white. Maybe you’ve job-hopped, had a long gap …

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5 Simple Ideas for an Easy Outdoor Update

I consider my porch to be an extension of my home. When putting it together I thought about how I would be spending my time there and outfitted it …

5 Most Popular Pins on Pinterest This Week: A Chic Outdoor Room, A Nautical Bathroom, and More

A chic outdoor room, a nautical bath, & more.<p>What's popular on Pinterest right now? This week it's a chic black-and-white outdoor room, a colorful mudroom, and a nautical bathroom. For more design inspiration, follow House Beautiful's Pinterest boards.

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17 Fabulous Modern Bedding Finds

Looking for an easy way to update the boudoir? How about a new duvet cover or comforter?! Whether you’re hoping to spot the perfect summer bedding …