Sophia Fischer

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The Better-Than-Water Drink I Sip to Stay Hydrated

For two summers in a row now, my younger sister has come to visit me in New York City. She arrives at my apartment, tanned, in dusty work boots and always, always, some kind of frayed denim. We hug and kiss, and almost immediately she’s pulling from her backpack: firm, jubilant green beans; tight …

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Not a fan of hygge? Here are 5 more lifestyle concepts to consider

Hygge, the Danish lifestyle concept of cozy, comfortable and quality living, has bloomed over the past three years into a full-blown social and …

Happiness

12 Common Curling Iron Mistakes and How to Stop Making Them

I'm sure whoever invented the curling iron thought he was making hairstyling easier, but clearly he had never considered what would happen when it …

Hair

Chrissy Teigen's Response to Anthony Bourdain's Death Says So Much About Depression

In the hours after reports of food journalist and chef Anthony Bourdain's death by apparent suicide and the days after fashion icon Kate Spade also …

Mental Health

The 9 Things We Always Buy at Trader Joe’s

These products are literally always in our kitchens.<p>To say team Domino had a hard time narrowing down this list to just nine might be the …

The Only Sauce You'll Need This Summer

It’s officially Summer Sauce season. When fresh herbs start popping up in gardens and at farmers’ markets, it’s time to break out your food processor …

The Houstonian Hotel Shared the Recipe for Barbara Bush’s “Famous” Chocolate Chip Cookies

They're “sweet and firm,” just like the former First Lady.<p>The Houstonian Hotel has been whipping up Barbara Bush’s chocolate chip cookies since 2016.<p>“They’re sweet and firm,” Catherine Rodriguez, head pastry chef at the Houstonian, recently told CultureMap—two adjectives many would use to describe …

4 Red Flags to Watch Out for on a Resume

Here are some of the most common signs to look for when hiring new employees.<p>This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog<p>As an employer, you probably receive hundreds of resumes every day, especially if you are the hiring manager of a well-known brand. However, do you know the red flags …

Want to Improve Your Communication Skills? Stop Saying These 25 Words.

Stop saying these words in the office. You'll improve your communication skills and your coworkers will thank you.<p>9 min read<p>For thousands of years, our most powerful tools to change the world and our surroundings have been our words. That’s still true today.<p>From the lines you hear on TV, the …

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling…

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling Life<p>In Japan, millions of people have <i>ikigai</i> …

Top 10 Small Towns to Visit in Europe

Introduction<p>Europe is a continent full of diverse cultures, languages, food, and architecture all compacted in a relatively small area. Within a five …

These are the 12 fruits and vegetables with the most pesticides — but that's not the whole story

Nobody likes the idea of consuming brain-damaging or fertility-reducing chemicals when you eat a stick of celery or a piece of fruit.<p>So when the Environmental Working Group publishes its annual list of the fruits and vegetables that contain the highest levels of pesticides, consumers take …

9 Mistakes to Avoid When Cooking Chicken, According to Chefs

While there are whole schools of thought on cooking steak—grilling evangelist Meathead Goldwyn pushes the reverse sear method, for example—chicken, …

This Entrepreneur's Online Reputation Was Destroyed. He Used His Experience Fixing It to Form a Multimillion-Dollar Company.

Here's Pete Kistler's story -- and tips for improving your own online presence.<p>Pete Kistler had never Googled himself. It was fall 2009, and the Syracuse University junior was sending out applications for software design jobs to offset about $20,000 in student loan debt. After a couple of weeks, …

When do you know you're old enough to die? Barbara Ehrenreich has some answers

With her latest book, Natural Causes, Barbara Ehrenreich notes that there’s an age at which death no longer requires much explanation<p>Four years ago, Barbara Ehrenreich, 76, reached the realisation that she was old enough to die. Not that the author, journalist and political activist was sick; she …

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Tiny Houses Perfect for Your Mother-in-Law, Grown Kids or Guests

Whether you've got guests, boomerang kids trying to get on their feet, or an aging parent who shouldn't live alone anymore, where to put them may be …

Northern California

If a happy, successful life is about developing 3 good daily habits, what would they be?

What I love about this question is that it doesn’t separate happiness from success.<p>As you alluded to in your question, you cannot have success …

This Single-Serving Molten Chocolate Cookie Hits the Spot

Welcome to Single Serving, our new video series showcasing mouthwatering, easily re-createable, and highly Instagrammable recipes for one like Blue Majik nice cream and egg clouds. This week, we’re baking up a ramekin cookie with a molten chocolate core, because sometimes you just really need a …

Meet the woman who gave up shopping for a year — and managed to save $13,000

Four years ago, Cait Flanders was shocked to learn that her sister was saving 20% of her income as a full-time college student. Flanders, however, was lucky if she was putting away 5% of her salary each month.<p>"All of a sudden the wheels started turning," she told INSIDER. "I'm like, why have I been …

Personal Finance

The 10 Most Popular Instagram Recipes From March 2018

Looks like one kind of cake never goes out of style.<p>March is supposed to come in like a lion and out like a lamb. But in the world of Instagram food, it’s more like, “In like a slow-cooked stroganoff, out like a flower-adorned cake.”<p>The palates of HuffPost Taste’s Instagram followers didn’t change …

Feast not fuss: The new dinner party trend that will make you the perfect host

A few weeks ago, I went to a spectacularly bad dinner party where two things were immediately clear on arrival. Firstly, the host and hostess were barely speaking, presumably having just had an almighty row, and secondly, they had severely under-bought on booze.<p>That wasn’t the worst of it.<p>After …

8 Tasty Anti-Inflammatory Soup Recipes You Should Make This Month To Lose Weight

Everyone knows that a healthy diet is the most important part of losing weight. Once you’ve developed a good diet and healthy eating habits, you’re …

Food

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

Legend of Zelda

10 Cauliflower Rice Recipes that will Spice up Your Favorite Healthy Dish

10 Cauliflower Rice Recipes to Spice up Your Favorite Healthy Dish<p>Cauliflower is your new fav veggie<p>March 23, 2018<p>Anyone and everyone who is doing …

Cooking

Why Deepak Chopra has set his sights on eliminating inflammation

Deepak Chopra, MD, has made it his mission to help people use holistic methods to battle serious health issues like addiction, take control of their …

The Big Declutter Challenge: How to create a clutter-free, clean and organised living room

Follow these expert tips on decluttering, cleaning and storage for an immaculate living space.<p><b>The Big Declutter Challenge, launched by House Beautiful online, is running throughout the month of March, and focuses on a different room of the house every week.</b><p>We’ve already seen decluttering guides for …

Systematic Review Shows How to Maintain Sexual Desire in a Relationship

Maintaining sexual desire – the drive to engage in sexual activity – between partners is often integral to a successful, long-term monogamous …

5 Inspiring Books That Are Transforming My Life and Business

The news was horrifying.<p>There had been a mass shooting.<p>Then another story broke.<p>Some madman with his fingers on a big red button with megalomania …

A Luxurious Cream of Mushroom Soup—Without the Cream!

Are you a soup person? I am, without a doubt. Whatever the weather, I find great comfort in soups of all persuasions: a rich chowder to ward off biting winds, a perfectly chilled gazpacho to celebrate summer's tomato bounty, a seafood-studded bouillabaisse for whenever I can get my hands on it. …