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Congrats, you filed your 2017 taxes. Now it’s really important to do one more thing.

I'll admit it: I filed my taxes on Monday. Every year I resolve to be more prompt, but I have a long track record of filing in April. I suppose I can at least claim some redeemable amount of dignity for doing them on my own (without the aid of a parent, which apparently is a trend, according to the …

Retirement

Attention women: Your choice of blood pressure medicine may affect your risk of pancreatic cancer

In findings with potentially broad implications for the public's health, new research has found that some women who treat their high blood pressure with a class of drugs that relaxes the blood vessels were more likely to develop pancreatic cancer than those who use other hypertension medications.<p>In …

Cancer

9 different ages for claiming Social Security -- and what they mean to you

Not sure when to file for benefits? Here's a rundown of your choices.<p>Social Security serves as a key source of income for millions of retired seniors, and as an eligible worker, you get an eight-year window to start taking benefits. Here are the various ages at which you might claim Social …

Retirement

Eight Things That Can Only be Seen in Japan's National Parks

Japan's national parks are where nature, culture, and history collide.<p>Japan has captivated the hearts and minds of people worldwide. It is easy to see why, considering its rich culture and diverse geography. What some may not know however, is that Japan’s national parks are where you can go to …

Peri Peri African Chicken Recipe

"This is a great spicy marinade recipe, a traditional African dish, great for BBQ. Nice with salad and fries, but I like adding it to a pita with …

Cooking

Here's Why I Plan to Take Social Security at 62

The right age to take your benefits is a personal decision, but for me, the answer is a no-brainer.<p>Instead of waiting to claim Social Security at my …

8 Amazing Places to Visit in Portugal

From the tourist hotspots to the hidden gems, these are the most amazing places to visit in Portugal...

European Travel

Steve Jobs Knew How to Write an Email. Here's How He Did It | Inc.com

Undoubtedly, Apple co-founder and visionary Steve Jobs wrote several thousands of emails throughout his life. Relatively few of them have been shared with the public, and most of those are short responses to customer complaints.<p>But there are a few trails out there that show the skillful way Jobs …

Writing

12 destinations travelers might want to avoid in 2018

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tourism backlash has been in full effect over the past 12 months, with several destinations announcing they'd had enough of foreign visitors flooding their streets or disrupting their fragile ecosystems.<p>Unsurprisingly, this has posed a a dilemma for mindful travelers planning their next …

Taj Mahal

Avoid These 6 Additives In Your Non-Dairy Milk

Shares 14K<p>Icky additives in non-dairy milk<p><b>Almond milk, soy milk, coconut milk, hazelnut milk, oat milk, hempmilk… new varieties of non-dairy milks</b> …

Shopping Guide to Avoiding Organic Foods with Carrageenan

Always read ingredient lists carefully. Carrageenan <b>may</b> be present in the final product but not listed on the ingredients label when it is used as a …

Trader Joe's

Walk yourself fit: how striding out could transform your body

You walk every day without giving it a thought, but what if you could unlock a better, fitter, stronger you?<p>• Plus scroll down for step-by-step instructions<p>“Some people walk like this.” Joanna Hall, sports scientist, one-time TV fitness guru and now walking expert springs off to demonstrate a walk. …

Swimming Pools

Weekend Plans: This Quiche With a Magic Sweet Potato Crust

Eggs, kale, and a killer gluten-free crust.<p>It never occurred to me that a quiche recipe belonged on Healthyish until I passed through Topanga, California last May. My morning began with a long run in the canyon that felt like getting into a fight with a mountain (the mountain won) compared to my …

Breakfast

The Funniest Wildlife Photos Of 2017 Are Also Pretty Freakin' Adorable

The animal kingdom has a whole lot of jesters.<p>The winners of the annual Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards were announced on Thursday, recognizing photos that are “light-hearted, upbeat, possibly unpretentious and mainly about wildlife doing funny things,” the contest website reads.<p>You know, like a …

Nature Photography

Lentil and Black Bean Soup

Comfort foods needn't be high fat or high calorie. Soup is a great example. You can make delicious, nutritious, and satisfying soups such as this …

Broccoli-Cheddar Quiche With Sweet Potato Crust Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400ºF. Mist a 9-inch pie plate with cooking spray. Place 2 layers of sweet potato slices over bottom and up sides …

Baking

This Oatmeal Cookie Recipe For One Is Going To Change Up Your Baking Game

We've all been there. You're lounging on your couch, minding your own business when suddenly your sweet tooth starts nagging you. The problem is, you …

Mom's Aloo Gobhi Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> For a very long time, this was the only way mom could make me eat any cauliflower …

Pollo Asado Recipe

Cut chicken breasts into two halves.<p>Heat oil in small saucepan over medium high heat until very hot.<p>While oil heats, mash cumin, salt, oregano, …

Sweet Potato Vegetable Bake

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 large head of broccoli, with stem (about 1 ¾ pounds)<br>1 large or two medium zucchini, (about 1 pound total)<br>1 medium sweet potato (about …

Boost Your Retirement Income With These 8 Tips

Don't settle for a fixed income in retirement when you can employ some strategies that will put hundreds or thousands of dollars more in your pocket …

Eight Gmail add-ons you didn’t know you needed

Upgrade your inbox.<p>Gmail is one of the strongest email clients currently available. But you won't unlock its true potential until you start installing some of its add-ons: free third-party plug-ins that integrate neatly into the Gmail interface and help you do more with your messages. And with the …

Google

A Photo Tour Of Lonely Planet’s ‘Top Ten Cities To Visit in 2018’

Lonely Planet is the largest travel publisher in the world, giving them enormous influence on people planning trips. Thankfully, they exercise great responsibility. Every year, they gather input from renowned experts and print their <i>Best in Travel</i> book, which highlights those parts of the world the …

European Travel

Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs That Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

Each month, NPR Music asks 10 public radio DJs and music directors to send in the songs they can't get enough of. The songs they select often paint a picture of their local music scene, and this month, several of them chose to highlight rising stars.<p>opbmusic's Jerad Walker chose a song by …

New Music

Crushing an egg into your coffee sounds disgusting — but it makes an amazing-tasting drink

Crushing an egg (shell and all), whisking it with freshly ground coffee, and boiling the mixture sounds gross. The result looks terrifying, too — like a hideous swamp creature gurgling in your pot.<p>However, the umber-red-colored drink that results, called "egg coffee," is almost free of bitter …

Coffee

Miracle No Knead Bread

There’s a reason we are calling this MIRACLE NO KNEAD BREAD.This recipe is sponsored by Lodge Cast Iron.<br>Let me paint a picture for you. It starts …

Bread

How to break carb cravings, once and for all

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you're like many people I know, the thought of giving up pasta and bread in an effort to shed a few pounds (or more) might seem like an unfair punishment -- perhaps even a tease, especially when those foods seem to be on everyone else's plates.<p>The truth is, despite the popularity of …

Nutrition

10 of the Coolest Neighborhoods in America Right Now

Avoid tourist traps and consider planning your next city break in one of these hotspots.<p>Tourist traps are a dime a dozen in big cities, but many …

Travel

19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29 | Inc.com

It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on what worked well and what …

Owe