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A top psychologist shares his 3-step method parents can take to discipline their kids

Ross Greene wants to make life easier.<p>Greene is the groundbreaking psychologist behind the theory of "collaborative partnerships," an approach that discards the stuff of traditional parenting — timeouts and the revocation of privileges — and replaces them with calm, focused discussion.<p>"The best you …

Parenting

15 movies ruined by cringeworthy CGI

Some films use CGI very carefully to enhance practical effects, like in <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i>. Other films rely very heavily on CGI, like the colorful fever dream that is <i>The Adventures of Shark Boy and Lava Girl.</i>CGI is an important tool that must be utilized with absolute care, and as many filmmakers …

How to Make the Best Chorizo Burger

This is the ultimate breakfast burger. And yes, napkins necessary.<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 lb. fresh chorizo, removed from casings<p>1 lb. ground beef (preferably 80% lean)<p>1/2 tsp. salt<p>4 tsp. olive oil, divided<p>Sliced jack cheese<p>4 eggs<p>1 avocado<p>1 lime<p>1 tsp. hot Sauce<p>4 toasted brioche buns<p>Directions<p>Combine …

Texas Sheet Cake and Frosting

This delicious, rich and moist Texas sheet cake is made with sour cream and cocoa, then it's topped with a chocolate frosting. Or you might like this …

Dessert

Silicon Valley Courts Brand-Name Teachers, Raising Ethics Issues

MAPLETON, N.D. — One of the tech-savviest teachers in the United States teaches third grade here at Mapleton Elementary, a public school with about 100 students in the sparsely populated plains west of Fargo.<p>Her name is Kayla Delzer. Her third graders adore her. She teaches them to post daily on …

Education

5 Chicago Brunch Dishes That Are Having a Moment - Chowhound

Summer may be bidding adieu, but brunch season is here to stay. Though the bikinis are packed and the flannels have been unearthed, decadent …

The Best Road Trips in the World

We pooled our editors for their ultimate road trip picks. While the snacks and tools you pack for a drive through Namibia's deserts might be slightly different than, say, Hawaii's Road to Hana, the joy is all the same. Here, 13 of the best road trips in the world, whether you're looking to stop at …

Why Scientists Think It's a Great Idea to Have a Work Spouse

'A work spouse can be a parallel to a real spouse.'<p>There are certain characteristics everyone wants in a partner. Good character is a given and a …

San Francisco

5 easy exercises to target your thighs, abs and more

Finding time to work out is hard — and coming up with a fitness routine can be even more challenging when you're crunched for time and in a rush. Well, personal trainer Will Weber stopped by TODAY to share a few exercises that will help you reshape your body. They're simple, low-impact moves you …

Workouts

15 Things You Never Knew About Fullmetal Alchemist

<b>Fullmetal Alchemist</b> is arguably one of the biggest shonen series, comparable to the big three: <i>Naruto, Bleach,</i> and <i>One Piece.</i><p>Popular shonen series …

7 Things You Should Clean Every Single Week

We know, it's most people's least favorite chore ever — but it has to get done (especially since some items, like your towels, should really only be …

10 Healthy Food Essentials You Can Easily Make at Home—and Never Have to Buy Again

One key to making healthy foods at home is having a great pantry—and better yet, a green pantry. It's a simple concept. Switch out the junk food and …

Nutrition

Kick Your Cookie Dough Up A Notch With These 6 Creative Upgrades

Because six ways is better than one.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Servings: 8<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>1 16.5-ounce tube of cookie dough<p>8 double-stuffed chocolate cookie sandwiches<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Preheat oven to 325°F (160°C).<p>2. Take a golf ball-size handful of cookie dough and press it flat.<p>3. Place a sandwich cookie …

My Favorite Blueberry Pancake Recipe

Fluffy mini buttermilk pancakes studded with fresh blueberries – the blueberry pancake recipe you've been looking for!

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Pancakes (GF)

I am writing this post as I’m en route to Kansas City to finish up some work projects and to visit family.We’ve found ourselves traveling a lot …

Timex Is Making an Aluminum Field Watch and It Costs Less Than $100

Though some Timexes throughout history have been purchased and issued by the US military, there was only ever one Timex actually built to military …

U.S. Military

No Crunches Please: A 3 Phase Core Workout

<b>You can get a great core workout without ever doing a sit-up or crunch.</b> Many people hate crunches and even more find that they aggravate their lower …

Recipe: Turkey Avocado Burgers — Wine and Dine

These turkey burgers look beef burgers straight in the face and make them quiver a bit. These are far from the wimpy, dry-as-sandpaper turkey burgers …

Recipes

33 Delicious Recipes That You Need For Your Next Trip To Trader Joe's

Why do other grocery stores even bother existing?

How to Make Ribs

With this easy step-by-step how-to, preparing Tyler's ultimate barbecued ribs can be as easy-breezy as the summer season itself.<p>The Ultimate …

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any weight training diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

Bodybuilding

The 5 Hottest Sex Positions For When She Wants It Rough

Have the best night of your life one spank and hair pull at a time<p>Sex can suit any mood or moment from intimate and romantic to hot and <i>rough</i>.<p>That doesn’t mean you have to incorporate any strange fantasies, difficult positions, or floggers. All you have to do is tweak the sex positions you already …

Universal Pictures

The 10-minute trick that can help you silence anxious thoughts

Ready to put an end to all that worrying?<p>Have you ever found yourself unable to tackle an important item on your to-do list because you can't silence all the nagging, anxious thoughts running through your mind? Those annoying and uncontrollable mental interruptions can be frustrating, but the good …

Mindfulness

A clever way to kick your kids off their screens this summer

<i>Looking for ways to pull your kids away from their screens this summer? Challenge them to finish this list of fun activities—none of them involving a computer.</i><p>Honestly, how many hours have your kids spent on the screen this summer?<p>If you feel like too much, we've got a creative solution.<p>We've …

Kids

Why it's harder to build muscle now than when you were young — and the best way to overcome it

Today, it might seem the opposite is true. You have to hit the gym several times a week just to avoid losing the muscle you <i>do</i> have.<p>In fact, the average 30-year-old loses about a quarter of her muscle strength by her 70th birthday and half of it by age 90, according to a Harvard Medical School …

A Plan For Raising Brilliant Kids, According To Science

Support the news<p><i>Since NPR Ed first published this piece last year, it has become one of our most popular posts of all time. And since then, there has</i> …

Tony Awards

8 ways to inject the ~sexy~ back into a sexless relationship

Make time for your relationship and the sex will follow.<p>We all know relationships are ever-changing. While you may have been ripping each other's pants off and having sex five times a day at the beginning, work/general life stresses can get in the way once you're more comfortable with each other. …

Flavor Changers! Easy Bacon and Egg Breakfast Pie

Ready to change your life with food? Well pay attention, this fantastic recipe for Easy Bacon and Egg Breakfast Pie will certainly change the way you …

Breakfast

Three ways to use an exercise ball

Three ways to use an exercise ball<p>Manish Mansinh<p>The Swiss ball gives you innate advantages over body weight: It extends the range of motion, …

Workouts