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Homemade String Cheese Recipe

Just like the peelable cheese sticks your mama used to pack you.<p>Makes: about ¾ pound|337 grams<p>Prep: 5 minutes<p>Total: 20n minutes<p>Ingredients<p><b>for the brine:</b>¼ cup kosher salt<p><b>for the string cheese:</b>1 pound mozzarella curd<p>1. Make the brine: In a large bowl, dissolve the salt into 8 cups of cold water.<p>2. …

Recipes

These Noodles Are My Weeknight Feeling-Like-a-Zombie Dinner

This recipe is a new weeknight essential. Now I’ll explain the whole zombie thing.<p>There are certain dinners that I refer to as Zombie Dinners. Hold on. This is a lot less gruesome than it sounds. Stay with me.<p>These are the dinners that I can make as a barely functioning human being, after a …

Onions

If You Hate Small Talk, Use These 20 Questions As A Conversation Starter Instead

We are wired to be deep connectors; however, societal norms have taken us a few steps away from our true nature. It's much more socially acceptable to have small talk and direct our conversations to safe topics such as the weather and other people.<p>As society continues to evolve and younger …

Fresh Tomato Sauce

What better way to capture the flavor of summer (to be enjoyed months from now as the weather starts to cool down) than with your own fresh tomato …

Genius Closet Organizing Tips to Maximize Every Single Inch of Space

Follow this brilliant formula to instantly double your closet space.<p>Figuring out <i>how</i> to organize your closet can be almost as daunting as deciding to …

Personal Organizing

Asking These 9 Questions Will Instantly Reveal What Employees Think of Their Boss

Do you take an active interest in your employees as people, and make everyone feel included?<p>Nobody likes to lose good employees. So leaders everywhere have been trying to crack the code on the best methods of motivating and retaining their employees.<p>Let me share a little secret with you about human …

How to Look Like the Smartest Person in Every Meeting

Try these great tips to stand out in your next meeting.<p>My work as an executive leadership coach often has me shadowing the people I'm coaching. And that means sitting in a lot of meetings--as many as seven or eight a day. And I've come to realize that there's always one person who stands out, who …

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Jamie Oliver

Are You Familiar With 529 Plans? Most Americans Aren't

A 529 plan can help you sock away money for college efficiently. Here's what you need to know about this helpful savings option.<p>If there's one thing …

Retirement

100 Healthy Recipes to Keep Dinner Exciting When You're on a Diet

The most difficult part about deciding to take on a new diet is coming up with unique and versatile meal options that won't make you want to cheat. Grocery shopping for and cooking dinner suddenly becomes a task you want to avoid at all cost, but with some planning, dinner doesn't have to be …

Recipes

25 Skills LinkedIn Says Are Most Likely to Get You Hired in 2018 — and the Online Courses to Get Them

All online courses are affordable and will make your resume a standout.<p>With the introduction of far-reaching and robust technology, the job market …

22 Healthy Snacks That Are (Almost) Too Good To Be True

Snacking doesn't typically count as an actual meal, but if it did, it would be our favorite meal of the day. We love munching between breakfast, …

Fried Green Tomatoes

Likable New Leaders Do These 3 Things From the Beginning

Lose the superhero cape.<p>Have you ever been the new kid in school? There's nothing worse then stepping into the cafeteria, looking around, and having no idea where to sit. It's basically a teenager's worst nightmare.<p>Starting a new job can often feel the same. With cliques in place and relationships …

13 Habits That Raise Well-Adjusted Kids

I keep seeing posts about “entitled kids” making the rounds lately. In fact, you don’t have to look hard before you see things written about how …

Mom's Healthy Toddler Meals Look Instagram-Worthy, but Are Actually So Easy, They Don't Even Require Cooking

I used to get so excited for meals . . . and then I had a toddler. I soon realized that those early months of my baby gleefully eating every spoonful of pureed kale (and me thinking I'd heroically and effortlessly solved childhood nutrition) was the true "phase" and that what followed was the norm. …

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

Employment

35 things you should know about money by the time you’re 35

<b>By the time you’ve reached your 30s, you’ve probably heard dozens of financial acronyms and terms thrown around—from APRs to IRAs, expense ratios to</b> …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Your Abs Will Be Sore For Days (Maybe Weeks, TBH) After This Wall Workout Challenge

Newsflash: sculpting your midsection doesn't have to entail repetitive crunches and mind-numbing planks. It can actually be a — dare I say it? — <i>fun</i> process. Case in point: Jeanette Jenkins's latest ab workout challenge.<p>The celebrity trainer, who works with stars like Pink and Alicia Keys, just …

33 Questions to Help You Overcome Shyness--So You Can Be Awesome at Networking, Speed-Dating, Mingling or Schmoozing

All it takes is a little courage and a couple of really good questions<p>I've got a confession to make: Inside this seemingly confident, frequent-public-speaking, supposedly outgoing CEO exterior is a very shy introvert.<p>As long as I've got a job to do (facilitate a planning session, advise a client), …

10 ways you are killing your executive presence

If you enter a room with 15 leaders one of them will stand out. She will have an air of confidence that people notice. Others will stop talking and …

How to Write a Cover Letter for a Management Position

The goal of any cover letter is to show that you're a strong candidate and should be brought in for an interview. When you are writing cover letters …

This Simple Technique Will Make You a Much Better Negotiator

Always leave money on the table.<p><i>What are the basics of the art of negotiation? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Auren Hoffman, SafeGraph CEO, on Quora:</b><p><b>Always leave money on the …

5 Secrets Self-Made Millionaires Teach Their Kids

How to instill good money habits.<p>In Steve Siebold’s recently released book <i>Secrets Self-Made Millionaires Teach Their Kids</i>, the …

7 Ways Parents Unwittingly Encourage Bad Behavior in Kids

What's that you say? You would never encourage bad behavior in your child? If you're doing any of the following, you might be doing just that. …

Anti-Social Behavior

7 Bad Behaviors Parents Should Correct ASAP

Recently, I witnessed SEVERAL examples of bad behavior in three different preteen kids, just in one weekend. These were all different kids of …

The Best Parental Control Devices for Safe Internet Browsing

Protecting your kids on the Internet can be exhausting. Here are seven easy-to-install parental control routers and other devices to put your worries …

4 Questions Great Managers Ask Their Employees Every Week

The prerequisite for setting the stage for these questions to be asked (and answered) is transparency. Therein lies the problem for most bosses.<p>Readers of my column in management roles will often write to me asking about what they can do to improve their relationships with employees. It's not that …

Don't Hire Remote Workers Who Can't Ace These 6 Interview Questions

Let's face it: not not everybody has what it takes to be successful working from home full time.<p>Remote workers are giving our calcified attitudes about collaboration and office culture a much-needed shake-up. They're just as--if not more--productive than co-located workers, and enjoy a high level …

8 Life Lessons From 8 Good Books That Everyone Should Read

These inspirational books can change your life if you let them.<p>Humans are adaptation machines. We are literally designed to adapt to our environment and the stresses that it places on us (both physical and mental). Learning is the act of taking conscious control of this process, and books are the …