Shelley Mathiot

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10 Dinner Bowls to Try This Week

May 7, 2017<p>Copy by: Cassandra Monroe<br>• Featured Image by: Pinch of Yum<p>Meals in bowl form are so easy to enjoy! The combination of flavors alone are …

Flavors

10 Success lessons from Napoleon Hill – “Rich Man, Poor Man” for entrepreneurs

Share119<p>Tweet<p>Share231<p>+17<p>Shares 357<p>Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers …

Motivation

So THAT'S The Reason We Should Be Eating Kale

And now you know.<p>The past couple of years, the kale conversation has centered around making fun of how trendy this green is, or talking about how its popularity has finally peaked. (By the way, it hasn't.) When really, what we should all be focusing on is why this green became such a fixture in …

Healthy Eating

So THAT'S Why We Should Be Eating Chia Seeds

Bonus: They make great pudding.<p>Chia seeds are becoming a bigger and bigger part of the health food scene. And if you're someone who makes an effort to eat healthier, you may have dabbled in a chia seed recipe or two. These tiny black seeds are tasteless -- and undergo a really cool gelatinous …

Breakfast

10 Reasons You Should Write a Children's Book in 2016

A decade ago, I was dating a physician. He was a nice guy, but I knew the relationship was doomed the night he asked: "So, when are you going to write a <i>grown-up</i> book?"<p>I laughed, unsure how to answer. But as I was driving home, I realized what I should have said: <i>"Do people ask pediatricians that?</i> …

How to Turn a Bad Day Around

Let’s face it. Life can be full of frustrations—an argument with your teenager over breakfast, a missed train, or even just a spilled coffee can make you wish you could crawl back into bed. How can you change your mood when you’ve started your day off on the wrong foot? How do you stop annoyances …

7 Ways to Make Amazon Pay YOU!

Let's face it, Amazon is brilliant at making it incredibly easy for you to make a purchase. This is especially true with their one-click purchasing …

Frugal Living

10 Best Pumpkin Soups

Nothing says #thisisfall like creamy, velvety pumpkin soup. Here, F&W’s top ten best pumpkin soups to make during the crisp, cool autumn …

How Handwriting Sharpens Your Mind

The earliest forms of writing date from approximately 5,000 years ago. Throughout our history, written communication has played a central role in the dissemination of culture and concepts. Our social brain has fine-tuned this motor skill to be much more than a simple hand gesture. Yet in the past …

10 Ways To Earn Money Without Being Employed

Unemployed individuals don’t need to despair anymore—there are tons of online opportunities for gaining money. What’s more, the joy of earning money …

Personal Finance

What I Learned When I Self-Published My Book

I had written my first book, <i>Traveling Daisy: A Generational Cancer Book of Disease and Dysfunction</i>, for over four years. I kept editing, rewriting and reading it and analyzing every word that I wrote. I knew it would never be perfect but I felt it was good enough, so I was ready to publish it. I …

Cool Off With Our 250-Calorie Cucumber Avocado Caprese Salad

If your garden (or farmers market) is overflowing with fresh cucumbers, tomatoes, and basil, it's salad-making time! Just add a few more key ingredients, and this fresh and flavorful recipe will be your new favorite Summer dish. And for only 250 calories, it offers 10 grams of protein and over five …

Healthy Eating

Are Supreme Court decisions really the law of the land?

<b>The Myth</b><p>To determine the Constitutionality of any law, previous Supreme Court decisions are the final and absolute yardstick all laws are measured …

6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

I’m a happiness research junkie. I <i>love</i> reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Mindfulness meditation, adequate …

BARKING UP THE WRONG TREE — FOR 110 YEARS?

Edward Lee Thorndike showed that behavior is modified by its consequences and in 1905, he published his <i>Law of Effect,</i> basically stating: Any behavior …

Dog Training

What Has Four Legs, Four Eyes, and Will Blow Your Mind?

The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the web and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's mission of inspiring people to care about the planet. The filmmakers created the content presented, …

Short Films

10 Stunning Photos From @USInterior

National Parks

How I Fell Into $40,000 of Debt and Eventually Got Out

<i>Dee Baker is financial contributor who writes about money management, tips for getting out of debt, and investing for the long haul.</i>I write about …

Personal Finance

7 Ways to Stop Wasting Food

My grandfather had a mantra at mealtime, “Take all you want, but eat all you take.” I think he learned the value of conserving food from his family’s …

Great Depression

7 Irish Recipes to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day

You don't have to be Irish to celebrate this delicious day. Try one (or all) of these traditional Irish dishes to make your Tuesday extra tasty.<p><b>1. Irish Cream Tiramisu</b><p>Break out the Baileys. This fun twist on tiramisu, from one of my all-time favorite cookbooks, <i>Nigella Express</i> by Nigella Lawson, is …

Here's Why You Should Bother With Making Your Own Fresh-Milled Flours

When it comes to food, fresh is almost always better than canned, frozen or packaged. This is true when it comes to soup. It's doubly true when it comes to vegetables. And in the case of flour, it makes a surprisingly big difference.<p>There are some items that we only think of as perfectly packaged …

The Science of Pie: 7 Pie Crust Myths That Need to Go Away

The world of pie making abounds in myth, legend, tradition, tall tales, short tales, and other manner of never-been-blind-tested theory. And while learning at your grandmother's (or grandfather's) knee may lead you to excellent pie crust—I'm talking all-American, flaky-yet-tender, buttery, rustic …

7 Healthy Pancakes to Make for National Pancake Day

From delicious, fruit-packed pancakes to savory mini-pancakes, here are seven healthy recipes to make in celebration of National Pancake Day.<p>From …

Breakfast

Future problem solvers: How Parks And Recreation beat the odds and went out on top

The downfall of many an aging sitcom is that the form, out of sheer necessity, is built around the idea of stasis. Sitcoms depend on characters being …