Shirley Koaho

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Why Relationships Fail—Astrologically Speaking

Keeping the romance in a long-term relationship challenges just about everyone at some point. Dr. Jennifer Freed, goop’s resident psychological …

Astrology

Try this epic new slackpacking route in Limpopo

Experienced bushwhacker and hiker, Melanie Van Zyl finally visits her fantasy cabin in Magoebaskloof on a pet-friendly two-day hike.<p>Heard of ‘cabin …

This Is How I Made My First Wrinkle Disappear

It's like Botox, but without the needles.<p>Hollywood's proclivity for Botox, fillers, and other under-the-needle procedures yielding magically smooth, line-free complexions is at an all time high. And I'm not afraid to admit that as a beauty editor, and pop-culture-devouring woman in 2017, it's fed …

How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

9 Reasons to Visit Marrakech In The Off-Season

Spoiler alert: a secret desert oasis, super-luxe film festival and an otherwordly spa experience awaits...<p>Visiting Morocco, specifically Marrakech, will immediately transport you to a different era the moment you step off the plane. One feels like they're in the throws of a magical dream, full of …

10 Affordable Fashion Sites You Probably Haven't Heard Of Yet

For when you've got Zara and H&M fatigue.<p>We’ve all been there before: the sheer excitement over an inexpensive, on-trend find at Zara only to discover that a million other women have already scooped up the same exact item. When it comes to affordable fashion finds, the options can sometimes seem …

Clothing

Is your other half your best friend - and should they be?

It was the farewell speech that brought tears to his - and the nation’s - eyes. Not because of its poignant nostalgia, or even the prospect of what is to come, but outgoing president Barack Obama’s moving tribute to his other half, Michelle.<p>“For the past 25 years, you’ve been not only my wife and …

Pointers For Creating A Love That Lasts

In a time when divorce seems like the common solution to any problem, and 50% of marriages end in divorce, there remains 50% of people who are able to have long and lasting relationships. This is no luck, no chance, and no accident, it is something that they work at, and something they nurture. …

Self-help

How to Build Your Brand When You Hate Attention

How can I build my personal brand if I don’t like being in the limelight?The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council …

Marketing

Landscaping: 14 easy-to-copy DIY ideas for the garden

So, you've got a garden but you want to make some improvements to it? It can be overwhelming and you might not know where to start, but the good news …

Landscaping

What is Borderline Personality Disorder?

Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Week 2017<p>“From Stigma to Strength”<p><b>Yes to Recovery, Hope & Optimism</b><p><b>No to Stigma and Discrimination</b><p><b>Awareness,</b> …

Mental Health

Quick & Easy Recipes - recipes, chicken recipes, meatloaf recipe, banana bread recipe, chili recipe

I’m currently in a small mountain town in Colombia called Jardin. I’m sitting on a balcony at the hotel while it pours that damp, humid rain that is …

Stella Grey: Shacking up in mid-life makes me feel 28 again

Stella Grey’s Midlife Ex-wife column about her online dating exploits ran in the Guardian Family section for 18 months. Then she met Edward. She shares what she’s learned about cohabiting the second time round. Plus, an extract from her brilliant new book, The Heartfix<p>For almost 18 months, up until …

Relationships

The Opposite of a Muse

In the course of two decades, a medical secretary in Paris persuaded scores of renowned photographers to take her picture.<p>On the 25th of October, 2002, the Lebanese artist Fouad Elkoury wrote an e-mail to a woman he’d never met:<p>Thursday, 10h30, getting ready to get on the plane (I hate leaving), …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Garlic Parmesan Potato Stackers Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 10 servings<p>10 russet potatoes<br>• 1 ¼ cups heavy cream<br>• 1 ½ cups parmesan cheese<br>• 1 tablespoon garlic powder<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 teaspoon pepper<p>Preparation<p>Preheat oven to 375°F/175˚C.<br>• Slice up the potatoes about a quarter inch thick.<br>• In a large bowl, mix the potatoes, heavy cream, parmesan cheese, …

Scone Baking Guide

<i>...scones are surprisingly simple to make — and irresistible...</i><p><b>When you're checking out the breakfast options at your local bakery or coffee shop,</b> …

Make Genius, Creamy, Scoopable Frozen Yogurt in 3 Ingredients (and 20 Minutes) Flat

<i>With Genius Recipes correspondent Kristen off in a dark, cookie-filled cave somewhere finishing up the Genius Desserts cookbook manuscript, we're re-running our best ever Genius summer desserts. Wish her luck! And make this fro-yo.</i><p>Remember when frozen yogurt was just a sweet, low-fat ice cream …

15 Things My Wife Does That Make Me Fall In Love With Her Again

My wife and I dated for nearly eight years before deciding to tie the knot three years ago. I've had lots of time to reflect on what works for us, and what I can tell you about love is that (to use one of my wife's least favorite phrases) it's a process, one that's aided considerably by the …

Relationships

Your July Horoscopes Are Here

What the stars have in store for this month<p>Many of us may shy away from the social sphere in the first weeks of July when it’s easy to overextend or misplace our energies. World-weary signs who’ve been through the wringer in the last several months—namely, water signs Pisces, Cancer, and Scorpio …

Astrology

How Facebook helped this guy’s e-commerce store go from zero to $100K+ in 3 months

22-year-old Melvin Chee from Melbourne, Australia went from experimenting with e-commerce dropshipping during his semester break to a 6-figure business in just 3 months. He had previously started several different businesses, many of which failed spectacularly. Some of his efforts were featured on …

Unlocking Your Parental Intelligence -- Changing Your Parenting Life Style

Why do children do what they do? What's on their minds? How can parents know their child's inner world?<p>Do you ever wonder why your child behaves the way she does? How many times in a single day do you ask yourself, "Why did she do that?" Even little things can throw you.<p>Your three-year-old lies …

Parenting

Protect Your Relationships By Communicating Effectively

<i>This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by providing research-based content to help improve thinking, feeling, and behavior patterns.</i><p>________<p>In my early twenties, I said goodbye to my family in …

Psychology

Why I'm Not Marriage Material

I was married once. When I mention this, people often ask how long it lasted, and 11 years seems to satisfy them that, yes, I did give it the good …

Divorce

Why Marriages Are So Difficult to Sustain

Source: The marriage. Lithograph by Sarony & Major, c. 1846. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.<p>Why is marriage so difficult to …

How Emotions Drive Effective Brand Advertising

Advertising needs to be emotionally absorbing. Otherwise, it’s irrelevant, stale and ineffective. The mind is geared to filter out stimuli, requiring …

Elasticity

Your "Ideal Partner" Will Always Create Problems

Anyone who finds themselves in a dysfunctional relationship will either try to make their partner "perfect" by changing them, or try to change themselves to be the "perfect" partner.<p><b>Here's the truth:</b><p>Every person is imperfect.<br>• You can't make a person change.<br>• Therefore, you must love an imperfect …

Muhammad Ali

Spicy chicken with peanut butter and tomatoes

This Nigerian chicken stew is nutty, spicy and sweet.<p>SERVES<p>Six to eight<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 whole chicken (1.5kg), jointed into 8 pieces<br>• ½ tsp sea salt<br>• ½ tsp fresh ground black pepper<br>• 1 tsp cayenne pepper<br>• 1 tsp ground ginger for the stew<br>• 2 tbsp peanut or vegetable oil<br>• 1 onion, peeled and chopped<br>• 4 garlic cloves, …

Airbnb's "Stolen" Logo: Successful Design Isn't Always Original, and That's OK

Designers hit back at Spencer Chen’s unoriginal "Nothing is original" tweet.<p>Originality has never been an ally to the 21st century, as music, movies, fashion and even art consistently come under fire as being nothing but recycled ideas. Spencer Chen, "startup personality" and marketing and business …

Graphic Design

A Map Of How Emotions Influence Our Lives, Commissioned By The Dalai Lama

When the Dalai Lama teams up with a top psychologist, who teams up a top data viz firm, you get the Atlas of Emotions.<p>The five circles slowly pulsing on my screen are meant to visualize the entire core of human emotion. Fear. Disgust. Anger. Sadness. Enjoyment.<p>Reductive? Yes. But that’s exactly the …

Emotions

Love za'atar? Try making the addictive Middle Eastern spice blend at home

With a name that sounds like an exotic superhero, <i>za'atar</i> can save food from blandness with just a sprinkle. The woodsy, herbal, citrusy spice blend from the Middle East is thrilling to eat — one taste and the palate veers in surprising and delicious directions.<p><i>Za'atar</i> is a harmony of herb, sesame …