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Saying Yes to Any of These 8 Questions Reveals You're Way More Emotionally Intelligent Than You Think

Ever wonder what your strengths and limitations are in emotional intelligence? Now you know.<p>There's no shortage of content available on the popular topic emotional intelligence -- it's everywhere, and found to be one of the most desired qualities for personal and professional development.<p>But …

Emotional Intelligence

These Are Oprah's Surprisingly Powerful Lessons for College Graduates (No, It's Not What You Think)

Sometimes, says Oprah, something as simple as eating a good breakfast can make all the difference.<p>Eat a good breakfast - because "it really pays off."Make your bed.Pay your bills on time.Don't "cheap out on your shoes."Vote.<p>No, these aren't words from your mom, your aunt, or even your elementary …

Fake News

Colville: The Antithesis of Fast Fashion

This month, our Spotlight shines on Colville, an eclectic womenswear label helmed by Vogue alumna Lucinda Chambers and Marni veterans Molly Molloy …

Clothing

The Best Gifts for Bookworms (That Aren’t Books)

Book-loving friends seem easy to shop for — just buy them a book, right? But if you stop to think about it, do you have any idea exactly which book? …

Shopping

5 Great Dutch Ovens: And 15 Recipes to Put Them to Work — Recipes from The Kitchn

Of all the cookware I own, there is nothing I use more often than my Dutch oven. It's the workhorse of the kitchen, making almost anything from …

Kitchens

Publisher mixing recipes with classic novels

NEW YORK (AP) — Two beloved novels are coming this fall in special culinary editions, as curated by Martha Stewart, among others.<p>Penguin Young Readers is launching a cookbook/literary series called "Puffin Plated," the publisher told The Associated Press on Friday. The first two releases are Jane …

Cooking

The Paleo Granola Recipe You'll Want to Put On Everything

This paleo granola recipe is grain-free and filled with yummy blueberry and coconut flavors—perfect for a tasty snack on its own or added to your …

Breakfast

Rote learning is essential for a child's education – play isn't, says expert

Traditional approaches to education such as practising rote learning and building pupils' memories are essential to allow for more complex tasks, a …

11 Sweet Scone Recipes You'll Want to Bake Immediately

Wherever you stand on the age-old debate of which comes first, jam or cream, one thing is certain: scones are truly delicious. And if you're open to a few lively flavors, we've found some rather worthy additions to add to your repertoire alongside the classic British scone recipe. From chocolate …

9 Flatbread Recipes That Might Even Rival Pizza

Whether you favor a hangover-friendly stuffed crust or consider yourself adept in all things sourdough, it's hard to top a classic slice of pizza — just ask Julia Roberts. But we may have found the flatbread that will have you pausing on that marinara salivation. Not only is flatbread a lighter, …

Cooking

Stella McCartney: ‘Only 1% of clothing is recycled. What are we doing?’

Stella McCartney is a designer, a businesswoman and an environmental activist, but of the three, she says, fashion will always come first. “It has to, you see. Because the only way for <i>me</i> to start the conversation I want to start is by making a product that <i>you</i> want to buy and that <i>you</i> are going to …

Paul McCartney

Blackened Fish With Pineapple Salsa

Ingredients<p>Cajun Seasoning:<p>1 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika<br>• 1 teaspoon garlic powder<br>• 1 teaspoon dried oregano<br>• 1/2 teaspoon each salt and pepper<p>Pineapple …

Hot Chocolate Oatmeal Is Here To Make Your Mornings Way More Delicious

It can be hard to motivate yourself to get out of bed in the morning, but knowing you have a delicious breakfast planned is certainly part of the …

Beef Stew with Spinach Pitas

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:30 minActive:30 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories710Total Fat32 gramsSaturated Fat10 …

Recipe: Sultana scones

Olivia Potts revisits a classic cookbook for a recipe to stir fond childhood memories<p>It’s not often I’m able to draw on a cosy, sweet-scented story from my childhood for this recipe column. Baking just wasn’t really a priority in my family when I was growing up, and it certainly wasn’t something at …

Skyr Pancakes

Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cup large-flake rolled oats<br>• 2 tablespoons packed brown sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 1 …

Breakfast

The Top-Ranked Niagara on the Lake Wine Tours

Niagara on the Lake Wine Tours Are a Blast. Let’s Taste! It’s time to talk about Ontario’s famous wine again! Lots of travellers that want to enjoy …

Wine

The next time you decide to fork over your credit card to a travel agent, check out ViaHero, a new app that hires a local from your destination to plan your itinerary.

The next time you get lost in a downward spiral of Google searches or decide to fork over your credit card to a travel agent, check out ViaHero, a …

Yogurt-Braised Chicken Legs with Garlic and Ginger

Chicken legs are seared until golden-brown and then slowly braised in yogurt spiked with garlic, ginger, and lots of spices until …

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

Trains

The Four Noble Truths, Introvert Style

The Buddha taught what many regard as universal psychological principles: Everyone is subject to suffering; everyone wishes to have relief from that …

Meditation

Get Energized Fast With This Invigorating 18-Minute Yoga Flow

RETOX's Lauren Imparato leads this 18-minute routine that hits every muscle group.<p>Nothing wakes up the body like a little bit of movement. Luckily …

How Narcissistic Parents Scapegoat Their Children

We think about familial bonds between and among parents and their children as being forged by caring, love, support, and shared experiences: …

Pharrell’s Holi Collection Celebrates India’s ‘Riot of Color’

Pharrell offers up a “riot of color” with a new spring ’18 collection inspired by the ancient Hindu Festival of Holi in India. Using a powder-dye …

The ultimate lowdown of the best shampoos in the market

Whether you're looking for chemical-free formulas, organic shampoos, a luxurious treat or you simply need something to tame frizz, mellow brassy hues …

Pita Bread

In the bowl of a heavy-duty electric mixer fitted with a dough hook, combine the yeast, sugar, and warm water; stir to blend. Let the yeast stand …

One teacher's brilliant idea to stop school shootings has nothing to do with guns

A few weeks ago, I went into my son Chase's class for 
tutoring. I'd e-mailed Chase's teacher one evening and said, "Chase keeps telling me that this stuff you're sending home 
is math—but I'm not sure I believe him. Help, please." She 
e-mailed right back and said, "No problem! I can tutor Chase …

Teaching

Hot Sour Soup

Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<br>• 3 green onions (white and green parts separated), thinly sliced<br>• 2 cloves garlic , minced<br>• 1 1-inch piece ginger , …

Onions

Cheddar Man changes the way we think about our ancestors

The study of a 10,000-year-old man surprised people when it revealed his blue eyes and dark skin – and few predicted he would reshape our view of our genetic heritage<p>In 1903 workmen digging a drainage trench in Gough’s Cave in the Cheddar Gorge, in Somerset, uncovered the remains of a young man, …

Anthropology

Chewy Chocolate Cookies That Are Only Slightly Over the Top

Back when I was in high school, there was a cafe in SoHo I loved for its over-the-top sweets.<p>Billowing cakes towered over the counter, the cream cheese frosting between the layers thicker than the cakes themselves. They had golden coconut macaroons as big as my palm, and soup bowls full of rice …

Dessert