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These 16 Psychological Tricks Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

Psychology

Accepting your darkest emotions is the key to psychological health

Rumi, the 13th-century Sufi poet, famously compared emotions—”a joy, a depression, a meanness”—to “unexpected visitors.” His advice was to let them in laughing, but that’s not what we do. Instead, we pretend not to notice, or even hide. We want to bury resentment and anger, or trade loneliness in …

Psychology

Salted Caramel Shortbread Bites

If you're a fan of the salt and caramel combination but haven't tried it at home yet, this is a delicious way to experiment. The recipe is a twist on …

Dessert

I studied millionaires for 5 years and realized being 'rich' comes down to only two things

In my Rich Habits Study, I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of whom were self-made millionaires) with at least $160,000 in annual gross income and $3.2 million in net assets.<p>I found that becoming and staying rich tends to come from two actions:<p>The first step, getting rich, requires that you …

Make This Simple Miso Marinade for All of Your Meaty Needs

The more I use miso, the more I become convinced that other flavoring agents are simply not needed. Not only does it render soups, dips, and desserts …

These industries will explode along with China's middle class

As we've told you before, China today is on the verge of something similar.<p>In 2000, just four percent of China's urban population was considered middle class. By 2022, that figure will be a whopping 76 percent. That's over 550 million middle-class people in China. To put this in perspective, it's …

7 omega-3 deficiency signs you need to know about

It's worth including oily fish in your diet if you can<p>Omega-3 fats are crucial to our health and wellbeing. But, a recent study found that the …

Future proof your body: 17 things you need to do now to be healthy in later life

They say that 40 is the new 30 – and for many aspects of life, that may well be true. Socially, the stuff we once did in our third decade is now being happily deferred to our fourth, and our fourth to our fifth. Marriage, children, staying in and being sensible – it's all happening later than ever …

Wellness

You Have To Make This Invisible Apple Cake To Wow All Your Friends

It's MAGIC in a dessert.<p>Gâteau Invisible:<p>1 pound apples, such as fuji or pink lady<p>2 eggs<p>½ cup sugar<p>½ cup milk<p>1 tablespoons melted butter<p>¾ cup flour<p>Sliced almonds to taste<p>Butter Caramel Sauce:<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 tablespoon butter<p>½ cup heavy cream<p>1. Preheat oven to 350˚F/170˚C.<p>2. Make gâteau invisible. Peel …

Dessert

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Burgers

Shu Cream or Japanese Cream Puff

Shu cream is a Japanese dessert which translates to "cream puffs." It is based upon the French choux pastry where the puff pastry is baked to light …

Pros and Cons of Day Trading Versus Investing

Pros and Cons of Day Trading Versus Long-Term Investing<p>Choose One of These Trading Styles, or Do Both.<p>Updated May 22, 2017<p>Day trading and investing …

Chile-and-Yogurt-Marinated Grilled Chicken

4 servings<p>Yes, you’ll need a lot of spices, but it’s not much work from there. Let the chicken marinate for 12 hours to get the most impact. This recipe is from Gunpowder, an Indian restaurant in London.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>7 dried Kashmiri or guajillo chiles, broken into pieces, seeds removed<p>1 …

Grilling

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Get out of your salad rut with this recipe for Burma Superstar’s cult dish

Even with mouth-watering descriptions of coconut curry chicken, eggplant with garlic sauce, and walnut shrimp on the menu, the most popular dish at …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

11 Genius Ways To Cook Pasta You've Never Heard Of

Warning: untraditional pasta preparations ahead. Sorry not sorry, Italy.

Rules for Picking Stocks When Intraday Trading | Investopedia

There are thousands of equities to choose from, and day traders can pick virtually any sort of stock they want. So the first step in day trading is …

Trading

Mesmerizing Video Of Hawaii Beach Sand Reveals Unsettling Reality

The ocean's plastic pollution problem is hiding in plain sight.<p>It’s easy to appreciate the beauty of a beach in Hawaii, with its electric blue waters lapping over a coast of golden sand. But hidden in plain sight is a devastating reality that nonprofit Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii captured in a …

Pollution

The one ingredient your guac is missing

If you’re an avocado enthusiast, guac is the entry-level recipe (mastered before you move on to smoothies or, for those highly skilled individuals, …

I've worked in the financial services industry for 17 years, and I think understanding your money comes down to 2 simple reports

But that can be hard to do when you're not sure where all your money goes or how much you even have. Getting financially organized can bring clarity to your money situation so you can develop achievable goals that make sense for your life.<p>But where do you start? From good old pencil and paper to …

An April Fools Look at Foolish Money Mistakes

We all make foolish money mistakes (from not adhering to a budget to making too many impulse purchases), but here are some of the less obvious ones that are garnering some attention now that there are new numbers (in the forms of studies, surveys and reports) attached to them:<p><b>Sitting in …

Personal Finance

Here Are Some Tips on Building a Complete Financial Portfolio

Steps to Building a Complete Financial Portfolio<p>Updated April 16, 2018<p>You have a dream about your life. You know where you want to live, what you …

Personal Finance

Asian Sticky Slow Cooker Ribs

Oh my goodness, you have to make this <b>Asian sticky slow cooker ribs recipe</b>! These ribs will literally fall off the bone when you are ready to eat! …

Slow Cookers

Slow-Cooker Chocolate Pudding Cake

Ingredients<p>1½ cups granulated sugar<br>• 1½ cups (about 6⅜) all-purpose flour<br>• ¾ cup (6 oz.) unsalted butter, melted and cooled<br>• 4 large eggs, lightly beaten<br>• ½ …

Slow Cookers

5 Mental Biases That Are Keeping You Poor

Keys to overcoming these roadblocks to wealth.<p>Our brains are not naturally wired to make the kinds of decisions that lead to long-term financial …

The Ultimate Unbaked Brownies Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine dates, walnuts, 6 Tbsp. cacao powder, 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla, 2 tsp. water and salt in a food processor. Process until …

Top Stock Screeners (Do They Save Time and Make Money?)

Stocks screeners help investors learn how to find the best stocks for investing.<p>Updated April 20, 2018<p>"Screeners" are tools which display the stocks …

Investing

What is Tadka? The Indian Tempering Trick That Will Transform Your Cooking - One Green Planet

In the movie adaptation of Frank Herbert’s science fiction series <i>Dune</i>, it is said that “he who controls the spice, controls the universe.” While that …

"Simplicity is the key to excellence" says Dieter Rams

In a rare interview, German designer Dieter Rams has called for a return to well-made, long-lasting products, even if it comes at the expense of …