Natalie Bott

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How You Can Identify Highly Motivated Employees

Motivation is often misjudged. It's best to define the work you need done, then find people who are competent and motivated to do this work.<p>Everyone wants to hire motivated people, but few individuals are self-motivated to do every type work for every type of manager in every type of business …

Employment

9 Pilates Moves For A Flatter Stomach

Hit the mat and try these exercises for a sculpted waistline<p>Pretty much every move in Pilates targets your core, but if flat abs are your goal then there’s definitely a way to step things up. Case in point: These 9 belly-sculpting exercises from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Pilates</i>. Learn the …

There's a new (and complicated) way to get 99 lives in Super Mario Bros.

A new glitch has been discovered in the classic NES and Famicom game <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> that grants players infinite lives.<p>The glitch requires players to use the game's two player mode and to have already beaten the game once. According to RetroCollect, the process is a little complicated.<p>"First, you …

PB&J Popsicles

After last week's trip to the villages of Zagorohoria I have been obsessed with using the local honey I purchased. If you happened to read last week's post about my traipsing up a goat path in search of local honey, then you can probably imagine why I'm putting it in everything. I'm getting my …

Breakfast

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

Cooking

Apricot Rice Pudding Pops

Makes 8 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup whole milk<p>3/4 cup plus 2 Tbsp. canned unsweetened coconut milk<p>1/4 cup heavy cream<p>1 lemongrass stalk, tough outer layer removed, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon minced peeled ginger<p>1/2 vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 tablespoons short-grain rice (such as …

Recipes

Build a Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes

Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes<br>by Heidi of Kruse’s Workshop<p>Howdy from South Dakota! I’m Heidi, and along with my trusty husband, Brent, we’ve …

A Flavor-Packed Father's Day Menu for Dad

I'm not a big fan of generalizations, especially when it comes to gender. (By the way, please stop referring to massive slabs of meat as "man steaks" when they're clearly meant to be called <i>my</i> steaks.) And I'm pretty sure that whoever coined the phrase, "The way to a man's heart is through his …

Chain of Taste: Banana Pineapple Cake With Ginger Milk Frosting

Someone asked me recently how I come up with ideas for my recipes. It's a deceptively simple question. The trigger could be a single word I've just read or heard, a flavor profile I want to explore, or a specific texture I want to achieve. The complicated part is morphing a few vague concepts into …

Homemade Muesli

Makes about 4 cups<p>Prep Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 10 min<p>Stop paying top dollar for store-bought cereal. This homemade muesli couldn't be easier (and more economical).<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups old-fashioned oats<p>1 cup barley flakes<p>1 cup rye flakes<p>1/4 cup dried cranberries or chopped dates<p>1/4 cup …

Strawberry Shortcake: Sublime Summer Treat

Strawberries are among the great joys of summer. Their fragrance and juice are an almost heavenly pleasure. As the 17th century English writer William Butler said, "Doubtless God could have made a better berry, but doubtless God never did."<p>Still, I was a latecomer to strawberry shortcake. Of …

Vanilla Bean Mini Donuts

One of the reasons that baked donuts have become so popular is that they are much easier to make than deep fried donuts are. They require less …