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9 Differences Between Accepting & Tolerating Your Partner

Regarding romantic relationships, you may accept certain traits about your partner while only tolerating others. Of course, it helps to understand …

Self-help

Before & After: A boring backyard is transformed with outdoor 'rooms' for entertaining and play

When landscape designer Becky Bourdeau first visited Miriam Yoo and Ryan Cooper’s Mid-City backyard, it was like an empty void.<p>With its swath of dead lawn and concrete pads, the barren yard was at odds with the warmth and charm of the 1928 Spanish bungalow.<p>“You walked out there and there was no …

Landscaping

7 Awesome Coastal Towns in Europe to Visit This Season

When you think of a coastal escape, California and the Carolinas probably come to mind, rather than a seemingly “bigger” trip to Europe where you’d …

Northern Lights

Bourbon Street Rib-Eye Steak Recipe

"After eating this style of steak in a restaurant a few times, I worked on making my own marinade. The results are tender and do not have an …

BBQ

6 Essential Mobility Exercises for Men Over 40

Warm up with these moves for a pain-free back, hips, and knees.<p>Remember the days when you could just walk into the gym, do a couple of leg swings, crack your knuckles, and start squatting? They were nice while they lasted.<p>If you haven’t realized it already, neglecting to warm up properly is one of …

Workouts

Life doesn’t reward you for what you know, but for what you do

Most people have adapted to consuming low-level information on the internet. This is the equivalent of filling your car with water or eating …

Self-improvement

How to Be Brave When You're Feeling Scared: The Secret to Performing Under Pressure | Inc.com

If we're free associating and I say the word "bravery," your first thought might be about physical courage. But there are many other forms of bravery. As Nelson Mandela said, "Courage is not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it." (Who would know better than Madiba?)<p>Think of courage that way …

Self-improvement

Aristotle said there are three types of friendship, but only one we should strive for

At age 17, Aristotle enrolled in the Platonic Academy. He would stay there for 20 years.<p>Founded by the father of Western philosophy, the Greek philosopher Plato, Aristotle was the most promising student around. He asked many questions and answered even more.<p>The exact time of his departure from the …

Relationships

Ammonopoly: General Dynamics’ sweet deal to supply our ammunition

A member of Joint Task Force 2 shot and killed an Islamic State insurgent using his McMillan TAC-50 sniper rifle, at a distance of more than 3.5 kilometres.<p>Two officers responded to a complaint of a male brandishing a knife in Burnaby, B.C.; after a failed attempt by one Mountie to Taser the …

Canada

What Everyone Gets Wrong About Introverts

Not antisocial. Not lazy.<p>When you hear the term "introvert," you might imagine someone who's quiet and insular, who likes to spend most of their time …

Behavioral Sciences

An Experience for the Senses: New Brunswick

Produced by GQ with Canada Keep Exploring. Picturesque scenery, fresh lobster, and craft beer—Luke Ditella takes us to New Brunswick, the coastal gem of Eastern Canada. Luke, with the help of his local guides, discovers the places and stories that make this one of Canada’s most colorful …

Lobster Grilled Cheese

Lobster grilled cheese? Yes, please! Rich meaty lobster chunks, surrounded by melted cheese and toasty buttered bread… This is one rich, tasty …

Ultimate Mediterranean Chopped Salad

This Mediterranean chopped salad recipe is the perfect make-ahead solution for a healthy and nourishing lunch or dinner. Choose sweet, ripe tomatoes …

Food

The Surprising Secrets to Living Longer — And Better

Old age demands to be taken very seriously–and it usually gets its way. It’s hard to be cavalier about a time of life defined by loss of vigor, …

Anna Jones’s recipes for puff and filo pastry pies

Make your leftover vegetables sing by baking them into a crisp pastry shell.<p>Most of my cooking is about contrast – sharp and sweet, hot and cold, refreshing and spicy. But there are some days when the flavours and feelings I want from my food are a bit more mellow. That time is now. Soft, gentle, …

Baking

The 10 Best TRX Moves for Runners

If you’re not using these straps to improve your running performance, you should be.<p>To get better, most runners—well, run. But the best runners know that improving speed and endurance isn’t just about logging more miles; it also requires time in the gym. And one of the best ways to build the …

Holiday Brie en Croute Recipe

"This pastry-wrapped soft cheese can be served year 'round. Baked until the cheese melts, this elegant appetizer is topped with dried cranberries, …

How to Conquer Your Fear of Starting a Business

It's all about finding the courage to take the first step.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Fear, uncertainty and self-doubt are all raw feelings people experience when they consider the idea of starting their own business. It's scary. No doubt about that. Entrepreneurs …

Entrepreneurship

Has a Norwegian Physicist Shown That All Elites Run Wrong?

We can harness gravity to run faster, theory says.<p>Let me start by answering the question in the title: No. No, he hasn’t. You’re welcome to click away to another page, but since theories like this seem to be remarkably persistent, I’ll take a few minutes to look at the claims.<p>A Norwegian physicist …