Heather

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How to Stop Worrying

Ever feel like you can’t turn your brain off? Worried about how to stop worrying? We all deal with this when life gets challenging.<p>There is a way to …

The Outrageous Dessert You Can Make in a Slow Cooker

We've heard about all kinds of techniques for getting fudgy brownies, from simply using less flour to baking them for a short amount of time at a …

Slow Cookers

I Woke Up Like This: 5 Pillows That Beautify While You Snooze

Beauty sleep is a real thing. Seriously! But while getting eight hours of sleep may be hard, choosing the right pillow is easy. These pillows (and cases) promise to make you more beautiful as you snooze, so it's time to rest even easier.

50 Old British Dialect Words We Should Bring Back

In 1905, the Oxford University Press published the sixth and final volume of <i>The English Dialect Dictionary</i>, a compilation of local British words and …

6 Make-Ahead Staples for Weekday Lunches

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Prep some basics on Sunday to make packing lunch a breeze for the whole week.</i><p>Though we …

Healthy Eating

What Is Philosophy For? A Beautiful Animated Manifesto for Undoing Our Unwisdom, Cultivating Our Character, and Gaining Perspective

<i>“Philosophy’s main task is to respond to the soul’s cry,”</i> Sharon Lebell wrote in her classical manual for the art of living. But what types of consolation does philosophy offer the soul, in more practical terms? Like science, it offers an essential tool of critical thinking, or what Carl Sagan …

How to Do Nothing with Nobody All Alone by Yourself: A Timely Vintage Field Guide to Self-Reliant Play and Joyful Solitude

Legendary psychoanalyst Adam Phillips has written beautifully about why the capacity for boredom is essential for a full life and Susan Sontag contemplated the creative purpose of boredom. Perhaps we understand this intellectually, but we — now more than ever, it seems — have a profound …

How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress.<p>Studies …