Rebecca Lefkow

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Thai Spicy Basil Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

"This is a staple of Thai cooking. Adjust the spices to your own tastes for a really great use for leftover rice!! I get the basil from a local Asian …

18 Rosh Hashanah Desserts to Guarantee a Sweet New Year

The main course is certainly important, but dessert is arguably the central part of the Rosh Hashanah meal. This is a time to break out the sugar—sweet foods are a must because they symbolize a sweet year to come. Apple slices and honey are the most classic symbols of prosperity, but I figure …

4 Zero Belly Dinner Recipes—In 10 Minutes or Less

<i>By David Zinczenko</i><p>It’s dinner time, and you’re tired. The boss has been on a rampage, the kids are on a permanent sugar high, and the commute home …

38 nutrition experts tell us what they eat for breakfast

Study after study shows that breakfast boosts brainpower and helps to control cravings later in the day. Lots of highly successful make sure to fuel up before they face the world.<p>But some breakfasts are more well-rounded than others.<p>To see what a healthy breakfast looks like, we asked dozens of …

Best Money Tips: The Best and Worst Deals at Costco

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on the best and the worst of Costco, a guide to tipping, and how …

Here’s What Actually Gets Terrorists To Tell The Truth — And It’s Not Torture

Hollywood has a lot to answer for. Thanks to the hit TV show <i>24</i> and movies like <i>Zero Dark Thirty</i>, we think we know what terrorist interrogations look like: After being roughed up and threatened, the suspect breaks down and reveals all. Mass murder is thwarted. Osama Bin Laden is shot.<p>The end, we tell …

Human Rights

Are You Wearing the Right Bra for Your Breast Type?

We know all breasts are not created equally—but did you know that experts have identified <i>seven</i> different types? Unsurprisingly, that means the process of finding the right bra for each person goes way beyond getting the right cup and band size down. Apparently, there's also width, length, and …

The Rucksack: What One Woman Carried Home From War

It has been almost 30 years since Tim O'Brien <i>The Things They Carried</i> was first published. I read this story for the first time when I was deployed to Iraq as an assignment for an online creative writing class. It is honest, heart-wrenching, and really inspired me. It was the first time I considered …

Typography Posters: 30 Motivational and Inspiring Quotes

<b>Motivational quotes typography posters</b> are just beautiful! A <b>motivational typography posters</b> (or <b>inspirational quotes</b>) is a type of posters commonly …

10 Tips To Love The Job You Have Now

Do you feel like you're caught between a rock and an ergonomically incorrect office chair? In other words: do you feel stuck at your job, unable to …

25 secrets for happiness in real estate: Part 1

Are you set up for success in 2016? Join 2,500 real estate industry leaders Aug. 4-7, 2015, at Inman Connect in San Francisco. Get Connected with the …

If You Sit All Day, Try This Yoga Pose To Get Out All Those Kinks

This is how to undo the aches and pains of a stressful day.<p>As yoga instructor Jules Mitchell explains in the video above, restorative fish pose is basically the opposite position of the one your body's stuck in all day. Between sitting at your desk and flopping upright on your couch to watch TV, …

22 Simply Beautiful Low Budget Privacy Screens For Your Backyard

There is nothing more important than privacy and intimacy in our lives. The sole feeling that someone gazes is intrusive regardless of its nature, …

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6 All-Natural Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

<i>Welcome to Spring Clean Your Life, your one-stop shop for gotta-try-those tips & bookmark-me inspiration to spruce up your kitchen and home this season—and well beyond.</i><p>________<p>Last year, I had to clear out all our kitchen cabinets to prep for a renovation. This taught me a few things:<p><i>There is no</i> …

Cleaning

She Cut Open A Plastic Bottle, And What She Did Next Is Simply Unbelievable – Design & Technology

<b>Recycling projects</b> are always fun and exciting. It’s amazing when you see old trash gets dressed up into something new and useful. Nowadays, there …

13 DIY Household Products That Could Save You Some Serious Coin

An American family spends an average of $504 per year on cleaning supplies. That’s a lot of money, especially toward products that are made mostly of water! In the spirit of saving, we’ve partnered with Sparkleᅡᆴ paper towels to bring you a way to seriously scrub down your cleaning budget: homemade …

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6 Clever Coffee Table DIY Ideas That Offer Style and Storage

(Image credit: Jade and Fern)<p>The coffee table is a substantial piece of furniture taking up a lot of valuable real estate in your living room. Along …

11 Ways to Maximize Kitchen Cabinet Space

In theory, small kitchens are cute, cozy and warm, and perfect for whipping up quick dinners while never having to reach too far for anything. In reality, they can be kind of a hassle. Luckily, with a few hacks, tips and DIY projects, you can be well on your way to a perfectly efficient space …

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6 Backyard Fire Pits You Can Make Yourself | Redesign Revolution

When I show up at a party, it isn’t because I’m a social butterfly. It’s because I’ve been told there would be snacks. That’s why people get …

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Snack Smart with a DIY Hanging Tupperware Tower

Are you or your little ones prone to fits of hunger-related crankiness? Have a quick treat without interrupting your day with this smart DIY hanging tupperware tower!<p>If you’re looking for a family-friendly snack-time solution that can satisfy both your sweet tooth and your salt cravings — or maybe …

Meet the Adorable "Sea Bunny" Taking Over the Internet

Weird & Wild<p>Despite its cute and cuddly appearance, this little sea creature is actually a kind of slug.<p>Say hello to this week's Internet overlord, the fluffy-looking "sea bunny."<p>The animal isn't actually a tiny ocean-dwelling rabbit. The creature eliciting "awwws" around the world is a type of sea …

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9 common behaviors that hurt your chances of success

But there are also certain qualities that predict a lack of personal and professional fulfillment.<p>To pinpoint what those are, we looked through the Quora thread, "Which personality traits often lead to failure?," and highlighted the most compelling responses.<p>If you happen to recognize some of these …

Self-improvement

A scientist who studies psychopaths found out he was one by accident — and it completely changed his life

A neuroscientist at the UC Irvine School of Medicine, Fallon (not to be confused with Jimmy Fallon, the popular TV host) first began studying the brains of murderers, rapists, and other criminals in the mid-1990s, when his university got its first PET brain-imaging machine. But he didn't start …

How to Attract Good Luck: 4 Secrets Backed by Research

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don’t mean …

12 psychological tricks to winning people over

When you're working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to success.<p>Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the brain's natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you …

How to Soundproof Your Home

Blaring radios outside. Squeaky floors. Some people love extraneous noise, but for others, it all adds up to a lot of distraction — especially as you …

Creative DIY Patio Ideas to Try

Want to boost the beauty and usefulness of your outdoor spaces? Put one of these inspiring DIY patio ideas to work in your landscape.<p>1 of 21<p>Create …

Landscaping