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The Best Tomato Soup Ever

STUFFED ITALIAN BREAD

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 Italian loaf, about 12 inches long<br>1 stick butter, melted<br>1/8 cup olive oil<br>3 tsp minced onion<br>2-3 cloves garlic, grated<br>1 tbsp dijon …

These Are the Best Things to Do in Colombia When You Only Have 72 Hours

When it comes to venturing to a vibrant Spanish-speaking place, it’s fair to assume Colombia doesn’t come to mind (the truth is that despite what you …

South America

If You Have These Books, You Probably Don't Need a Mentor

When members of our parents' generation were out forging their careers, it was difficult to up your skills without following the traditional college …

Books

These 20 Foods Naturally Clear Your Arteries And Protect You From Heart Attacks. Eat Healthy And Live Longer!

Heart-related diseases are one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Clogged arteries, which restrict the blood flow throughout the body, are the …

Nutrition

60 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Curl up with #12 this weekend.<p>When you've had your fill of beach reads, broaden your horizons with a selection from this list of literary masterpieces that range from moving memoirs to hilarious essays. (And okay, okay — we have some "beach" reads in here too.)

Books

Doing These 9 Uncomfortable Things Will Pay Off Forever

<i>This story originally appeared on Businessinsider.com.</i><p>What makes someone uncomfortable depends on the person, but what's universally true is the …

How to Survive Panel Job Interviews

A one-on-one job interview is stressful enough, add to that three to five other people all sitting across from you and firing questions your way and …

Employment

5 Warning Signs a Client Will Be Bad for Business

The best time-management and money saving advice may be to cut out a few clients who are actually killing your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you have a business, satisfied clients are essential to your continuous success. Knowing your ideal client and …

25 Reminders to Tell Yourself When You're Heartbroken

Right after the end of a relationship, it's difficult to imagine ever feeling any better. It's as if your world has stopped and nothing has the power to bring you comfort. But like all things, time will soften the pain until one day you'll wonder why you wasted so much energy along the way.<p>To help …

Self-help

Want to Become the Best at What You Do? Read This | Inc.com

It doesn't matter how good your strategy is, if you're not skilled at what you do, that strategy won't take you very far.<p>As Jason Fried and DHH have said: <i>"Many amateur golfers think they need expensive clubs. But it's the swing that matters, not the club. Give Tiger Woods a set of cheap clubs and</i> …

Self-improvement

Crabmeat Cakes with Mustard Sauce

Prepare the crab cakes: Pulse the bread in a food processor to make coarse crumbs; spread out the crumbs on a sheet pan. In a large bowl, mix the …

Seafood

Want More Success? Science Says Do This 1 Thing First (Most People Do The Opposite) | Inc.com

Like modern-day explorers ascending K2 or reaching the North Pole, entrepreneurs like Elon Musk, Brian Chesky and Arianna Huffington have what the Finnish call <i>sisu</i>, a flair for turning extreme adversity into advantage. Where <i>sisu</i> flourishes, entrepreneurs report higher levels of hope (unshakeable …

North Pole

26 stunning natural wonders everyone should see in their lifetime

There may only be seven official natural wonders of the world, but there are plenty more breathtaking natural sights all over the globe worth …

National Parks

The worst tourist traps in California — and where to go instead

From San Francisco down to San Diego, California has no shortage of tourist destinations.<p>And while you can't avoid all the crowds, there are some alternatives to well-known tourist traps that will change your trip for the better.<p>Quora users help us identify some of he worst tourist traps in the …

A beginner’s guide to the dark web

If you think search engines like Google and Bing let you probe the entire web, you’re totally wrong. You’re barely scratching the surface of the …

Privacy

If You Have These Books, You Probably Don't Need a Financial Planner

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on or head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, the good news is you’re not</i> …

Personal Finance

7 Odd Things Successful People Do Over the Summer That Lazy People Do Not | Inc.com

What does it take to become successful--at anything?<p>I'll tell you what. It doesn't start with taking the summer off. That's for sure.<p>Summer is nothing more than a change in temperature--and if you live somewhere like California, then summer is even less noticeable. Sure, there might be once-a-year …

Success

Festive Fourth of July Cocktails

Sip on one of these delicious drinks from Santa Margherita and zero-calorie Sparkling Ice this Independence Day.<p>Spiked Strawberry Slushie<p><b>What You'll</b> …

The United States’ Most Mystical Places to Visit

Joshua Tree, California<p>Some places have a certain energy: You feel it the moment you arrive—or, in some cases, the moment you even begin to <i>think</i> about visiting. And while some of those places—like Machu Picchu, Easter Island, or the temples of Tibet—are known worldwide as destinations where …

National Parks

This Coconut Shrimp Is Super-Healthy—And You'd Never Know It

Plus two other seafood ideas that are delicious AND good for you.<p>Ever notice how seafood tastes especially delish when you're near the beach? It's not just 'cause it's freshly caught: A recent study found that listening to ocean sounds like waves while noshing on aquatic eats makes the meal more …

Food

The Best Places to Camp (Without Really Roughing It)

Medium levels of crunchiness here.<p>Finding a place to camp can be tricky. You don't want to stay too close to civilization and wind up wedged between RVs in some depressing patch of dirt on the side of a highway. But you also don't want to disappear into the woods and subsist on beetles and Clif …

AI experts predict the future: Truck drivers out of jobs by 2027, surgeons by 2053

Hundreds of AI experts predict when their models will beat humans at everything.<p>Google has hung up its AlphaGo gloves after trouncing the world's …

9 Incredible Bike Paths in North America You Won’t Want to Miss

North America is home to some of the amazing cycling paths in the world. With diverse terrain and incredible sights for your travel adventure, you …

All Extremely Happy People Give Up These 17 Behaviors | Inc.com

Happiness is something that all people want. People spend billions of dollars each year trying to buy material items that are supposed to make them feel fulfilled, only to discover that, once purchased, the goods lose their appeal. Happiness, it seems, is short-lived.<p>The biggest problem with …

Happiness

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

I'm particularly aware of this, because my daughter Eliza is graduating from high school in two weeks. The days are long, but the years are short.<p>I'm trying to hold back the urge to follow her around the apartment giving her little bits of advice and wisdom. To relieve my mind, here's what I would …

Want to be rich? Here's all the advice you'll ever need

I’ve been offering financial advice professionally for nearly 40 years. I’m also a millionaire several times over.<p>During my decades in the trenches, …

Bokashi composting may be one of the easiest ways to combat food waste in landfills

By now composting is something we've all heard about, and maybe even something on your to-do list.<p>The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that …

10 Cult Classics That Are Worth The Read

It's a question that keeps book nerds up at night: what makes a book a <i>cult</i> book? Usually, a "cult" book isn't actually a book about cults. Rather, …

Books