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Stop Chasing Happiness: 17 Alternative Ways to Live a Great Life

<b>“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we’d have a pretty good time.” ~Edith Wharton</b><p>I have a question for you.<p>What would you be willing to sacrifice …

Happiness

58 Books That Will Make You Better, No Matter Who You Are

When you hit a dead end, come back to this list.<p><i>What books do you recommend that college students read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ryan Holiday, best-selling author of Ego Is the</b> …

Books

Pick Your Perfect Mouthwatering Summer Sorbet Recipe

Turn your favorite fruits into a healthy, refreshing dessert that only tastes decadent<p>A simple recipe can still satisfy a sophisticated palate. This …

Cherries

15 Ancient Hindu Predictions that have come true

In the last section of the ancient Hindu text Bhagavata Purana, there is a list of <b>predictions and prophecies</b> about the dark times for the present age …

Hinduism

A Helpful Guide to the Best Self-Help Books

1<p><b>“The Productivity Project”</b> by Chris Bailey, recommended by Amelia Diamond<p><b>What made you read it?</b><p>The cover, which apparently you’re not supposed to …

5 Ways to Eat Vegan, Even If You're a Newbie

Ever since Beyoncé launched her 22-day vegan meal plan with chef Marc Borges, vegan eating has been gaining popularity (it’s about time!). Which is …

Vegan

The Perfect Books To Read On Vacay This Winter

So here's the deal. It's winter. It might be cold out, depending on where you live. But maybe you're planning a little holiday getaway, maybe with …

17 Books To Read If You Want To Become A Billionaire

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your …

Employment

Mind-blowing facts about India that most Indian probably don't know

India is among the most mysterious nations on the planet. Its rich mythology, large size, and numerous social eccentricities make it fertile ground …

6 Healthy Carbs You Should Load Up On

Bread, pasta, and cake are fine things to have in your diet when you want them, but you should also know about the super healthy sources that get you …

Tofu 101: How to Make Flavorful, Delicious Dishes With Tofu

There is probably no food that causes as much debate and confusion as tofu. People seem to have a love it or hate it stance towards this block of …

Inside Some of the Most Beautiful and Magical Interiors in India

From the gardens of the Mughal courts to traditional temple offerings and wedding rituals, flowers have always held an important role in Indian culture. The lotus blossom and marigold each contain great significance, and blossoms of all kinds are a frequent sight in daily life. So it’s no wonder …

India

The 11 best cupcakes in NYC

Over the past decade, the popularity of cupcakes has waxed and waned, flaring up a bit when a new bakery opens and dipping when über trendy desserts …

Baked Cassava (Tapioca) Cake

This traditional cassava (tapioca) cake is semi-soft, chewy and fragrant. It has an inviting aroma from the screw pine leaves (pandan leaves), eggs …

Dessert

Adrenal Fatigue—And What to Do About It | Goop

Though by no means in the mainstream, conversations about adrenals—and incipient “adrenal fatigue”—have been coming up more and more. Flat out: …

Wellness

Never Buy a Terrarium Again After Tackling This DIY

We’re in the thick of the terrarium heyday, and if you’re like me, you’ve drooled over all of the incredible shapes and sizes they come in. A single terrarium is cool on its own, but when you scatter several candle-filled ones down a table, it can be pretty breathtaking. Though terrariums are …

8 New Wellness Reads That Deserve A Spot On Your Shelf

Are you a wellness junkie craving some conscious reads that'll nourish your mind, body, and soul? Here are eight of my favorite new holistic books …

Best Greek Quinoa Salad Recipe

"This is my absolute favorite quinoa recipe! It's so flavorful and always a big hit with my family and friends. Trust me, you'll want to eat every …

15 Make-Ahead Recipes for Mother’s Day Brunch

Admit it. Your number one goal in life is to make your momma think you have it *all* together. The best way to do this on Mother’s Day is to plan an epic brunch (or Mother’s Day tea party), complete with a <i>ton</i> of dishes you made ahead of time. Remember when your mom beamed with pride when you made …

DIY Paper Hydrangeas

These lovely DIY paper flowers are a fun way to add spring flair to your home or make a charming housewarming gift!<p><b>Skill Level:</b> Moderate <b><br>Time …

The only veggie burger recipe you'll ever need

Every once in a while you come across a recipe that's a bit of a revelation. That was the case when we tested this quinoa burger from Cafe Pasqual's in New Mexico. Combining nutty quinoa with minced mushrooms, zucchini, cooked yam, shallot and a hint of crushed red pepper flakes, these burgers are …

#Recipe : Chickpea Tikka Masala

Recipes<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil<br>1 large onion, peeled and diced<br>4 garlic cloves, peeled and finely minced<br>1 tablespoon Garam …

7 Books From Female Authors That Changed My Life

Last month, I did something I'd previously considered nearly impossible. I selected five of the most inspiring books, of the thousands I've read, and …

Adrenal Fatigue: What you need to know

Not recognized in western medicine, adrenal fatigue is very real. Knowing the stages can help you stay happy, healthy, and with less stress.

These Are the Most Inspirational Videos Ever Made

These 13 videos will motivate and inspire you to succeed no matter where you are in your journey.<p>Last week, I posted the most motivational books ever written. Today, I'm posting videos that will inspire and motivate you each time you watch them. Enjoy!<p>1. <i>Dream</i><p>In order to achieve great things, you …

Motivation

Hindu View of Christian Salvation

Christian conversion is based upon the promise of forgiveness of all sins and everlasting salvation by belief in Jesus. It is important that Hindus …

Hinduism

Photos: Pope Francis washes and kisses the feet of Muslim, Hindu, and Christian refugees

Pope Francis performed an annual Easter season ritual on Thursday (March 24), kneeling in front of Muslim, Hindu, and Christian refugees and washing and kissing their feet at a shelter in Castelnuovo di Porto, Italy.<p>The “Holy Thursday Mandatum” reenacts Jesus’s washing of his apostle’s feet before …

Christianity

Screw National Poultry Day! These 25 Badass Recipes Don’t Need No Chickens in Them

March 19th is National Poultry Day, a day when people celebrate their love of dishes made with chickens, turkeys, and their eggs. At One Green …

12 Buddhist Books To Read On Your Path To Enlightenment

Dive in to this ancient spiritual tradition.<p>Buddhism is one of the world's oldest religions. Founded by Siddhartha Gautama, later known as the Buddha, circa the 5th century BCE, Buddhism outlines a path of personal spiritual enrichment through meditation and insight. Following in the Buddha's …