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Finally Stop Procrastinating With These 4 Simple Steps

Jeff Rose breaks down the main reasons we all procrastinate -- and what is waiting for us when we get things done.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you frequently putting things off until the last minute? You may be a procrastinator. This sort of behavior is …

Procrastination

Budgeting Doesn’t Work, So Try This Instead

An expert guide on how not to overspend this summer.<p>Congratulations! If you’re reading this article it means you’re (very likely) a real life adult …

Personal Finance

This essential oil can take on superbugs (and it’s probably already in your pantry)

Over time, superbugs have gotten stronger. The antibiotics that used to work against the hard-to-treat bacteria are often no longer effective, and …

Microbiology

4 Anthony Bourdain Dishes We'll Keep in Our Recipe Books Forever

The untimely death of Anthony Bourdain on June 8 brought the culinary world to its collective knees. The TV host, correspondent, and chef inspired and captured “foodies” around the world with his raw, no-holds-barred style of adventure, encouraging most of us to tear down boundaries and get out …

Anthony Bourdain

Dermatologists Say This Is the One Product Guaranteed to Make You Look Younger

We're inundated with so many different anti-aging "miracle" products on the daily. There's a serum that will "take years off your face," an LED light …

Skin Care

These Little-Known Amazon Skincare Products Have Huge Followings

If we're being honest, Amazon is much more than an e-commerce giant; it's a community. Many consumers are repeat shoppers (with Prime, how can you …

Skin Care

Rustic Marinara Sauce Recipe

"I've been perfecting this recipe for over 10 years. Melting just a little cheese in the sauce adds great richness without overwhelming the tomatoes. …

Recipes

This Chicken Piccata Will Be a Family Favorite — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

c:recipes

How to make pesto – recipe

A staple in every corner shop and petrol station in the land, pesto, like its 90s stablemate the sun-dried tomato, has suffered from over-exposure: even Greggs seems to have quietly taken it off the menu. But, while the pungently cheesy jarred stuff has its nostalgic charms, it can’t compete with …

Recipes

9 Cult French Pharmacy Products Available on Amazon

It was my mother, who lived in France as a twenty-something, who first introduced me to French pharmacy skin care. When I started my own skin-care …

Skin Care

The Only Italian Pasta Salad Recipe You Need This Summer

Is there a more quintessential summer side dish than pasta salad? This cool salad keeps well for picnics and potlucks, you can make a big batch to …

Recipes

9 Signs You Have High Functioning Depression, Because It Can Look Different To How You'd Imagine

The stigma clinging to depression (and other mental illnesses) is as insidious as it is pervasive, operating in discreet ways that often go …

Mayo Clinic

Rape victim's story is window on injustice, activism

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Oprah Winfrey saluted unheralded #MeToo crusaders at the Golden Globes last January, she chose a rape victim from 1940s Alabama to drive home her point.<p>"Recy Taylor, a name I know, and I think you should know, too," Winfrey said, sketching the outlines of the …

Recy Taylor

Some Miserable Troll Called the Cops on a 12-Year-Old Entrepreneur Cutting His Neighbor’s Lawn

They don’t want us to be great [<i>DJ Khaled voice</i>], but we don’t give a damn about what they want. Nonetheless, it’s important to call out these …

DJ Khaled

The *other* tequila cocktail you’ll want to sip all summer

Nothing against margs, but sometimes it’s good to switch things up—especially if you’re watching your sugar intake. An easy way to do it? Blending up …

Tequila

How to Make Classic Basil Pesto in 10 Minutes

Feeling saucy?<p>March 17, 2017<p>Pesto pasta has to be one of the ultimate lazy dinners. Boil some pasta, stir through a jar of sauce and—hey pesto—you're …

Italian Food

How I got a perfect 850 credit score

For many consumers, a perfect credit score is like a four-leaf clover. You know it exists. It’s just rare.<p>The FICO credit score model ranges from a low of 300 to a high of 850. Just 1.5 percent of scorable U.S. consumers earn an 850 as of this past April, according to Ethan Dornhelm, vice president …

Personal Finance

Woah, These 43 Useful AF Products On Amazon Are Less Than $20

My most valued possession is my planner. My favorite foundation covers, and sets simultaneously — and unless I'm at a wedding, I carry a backpack. In …

Shopping

10 Three-Ingredient Cocktail Recipes You Need To Try This Summer

Nothing is more refreshing on a hot summer day than a tall glass of delicious cocktail. So, beat the heat in style with these three-ingredient summer sips you can make in a jiffy:<p><b>1. Cucumber Lime Margarita</b><p>This skinny no-hangover cocktail makes for a picture-perfect boozy treat that you can enjoy by …

Recipes

Squats Aren't Making Your Butt Bootylicious — Here's What Actually Works

When you think of having a bigger butt, one of the first exercises that will come to mind is the squat. Yes, squats are great if you're looking to increase your overall lower-body strength and size, but you're going to need to implement other exercises for a major transformation. When you perform a …

Workouts

Confused About Kegels? Here's How to Do Them

You've probably heard the phrase "Kegel exercises" at one point or another in your life, as they are often recommended to improve the health of your …

Women's Health

This is Jimmy Buffett’s Legendary Margarita Recipe

<i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.</i><p><i>To celebrate summer, we’re asking the season’s most iconic superstars to share their warm-weather</i> …

Jimmy Buffett

Let Go of Those Love Handles! A Yoga Sequence to Help Tone Your Tummy

Muffin top, love handles, tummy tire — whatever the name, it's not something many of us want to hold onto. While strength-training moves that target this area won't diminish belly fat entirely — cardio is also key — building muscle mass helps your body burn more calories. When you finally lose the …

Yoga

Vaginas absolutely need sex or they’ll waste away: study

It’s a painful condition that can leave you itching, even burning down there — and no, it’s not a sexually transmitted infection!<p>Just when you …

Women's Health

Infographic: Timeless tips to make you a better writer

Writing is darn near impossible to master, but there are methods to ease our editorial madness.<p>An infographic posted by GrammarCheck serves up eight …

Public Relations

'So You Want To Talk About Race' Is The One Book Every White Person Should Read This Year, And These Quotes Explain Why

It is impossible to talk about American culture and politics in 2018 without talking about race and the many ways in which it touches every aspect of …

How to instantly improve your LinkedIn profile headline

There is a <b>proven LinkedIn profile headline formula</b> that <i>isn’t</i> about catchy taglines (“The pro you’ve been looking for”) or meaningless buzzwords …

Sommelier reveals how to drink your wine the right way

Are you drinking your wine wrong? The five step process you should follow to get the most out of your tipple - and the REAL reason you swirl it in …

Scientists Found That The Soul Doesn’t Die — It Goes Back To The Universe

Two leading scientists claim that the human brain is actually a ‘biological computer’ and ‘human consciousness’ is a program run by the computer …

Consciousness

Talking pictures: an expert’s guide to hanging them in your home

“Art is a crucial layer in telling the story of a room,” says designer Martin Brudnizki. “It adds a whole other dimension to a space.” He should know. The mastermind behind some of London’s most sumptuous dining rooms, from the Ivy to J Sheekey, he recently unveiled a £55m makeover of Annabel’s. …

Home Decorating