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Why are kids so bored, impatient, and fragile these days?

<b>Kids' social, emotional, and academic functioning has been declining for years, which suggests we need a new approach to parenting.</b><p>A friend of mine, …

Sustainability

Pink Moon 2018: How to Spot Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn Tonight

Tonight's full moon is a planetary party.<p>April was a month full of bright celestial happenings, including the Lyrid meteor shower that lit up the sky …

35 trips every couple should take in their lifetime

There's nothing quite like travel to put any relationship to the test, no matter whether you and your SO are adventure-seekers, lovers of luxury, or …

Costa Rica

Should I Pay Off My Mortgage?

Here is the best financial lesson I can offer: there are two sides to the interest rate – the getting side and the paying side. You want to be on the getting side.<p>How do you do this? Pay off your mortgage as soon as you can, and definitely pay it off before you retire. And don’t buy a home if you …

Retirement Planning

Bathroom hand-dryers suck in poo-particles and aerosolize them all over you and everything else

A new study in <i>Applied and Environmental Microbiology</i> (Sci-Hub mirror) conducted microbial surveys of the bathrooms at the University of Connecticut …

Why Most Managers Are Lousy

Most managers are lousy, and it’s not their fault.<p>When a business leader needs to fill a management role, the natural thought is to look at top performers. We pluck them out of their role as individual contributors and put them into a management role as a team lead. We do this because they are good …

Leadership

This Sheet Pan Garlic-Parmesan Chicken Is Calling Your Name

The sheet pan meal is a weeknight wonder. Your protein, veggie, and starch can all cook in harmony on one sheet pan, which means less hands-on …

How to Make Money as a Stay-at-Home Mom

Here are some ideas for moms to earn cash from home.<p>Working moms are the rule rather than the exception. Seventy percent of moms with kids under 18 work, and more than 75 percent of those moms work full time. In fact, mothers are the primary or sole earners for 40 percent of U.S. households with …

This Cabbage and Sausage Soup Is Perfect for Chilly Nights

Soup is a warm and comforting hug during the winter months, but making a soup that is truly satisfying is something of a fickle beast. If you're like …

Crispy Honey-Lemon Chicken Thighs Are a Budget-Friendly Weeknight Meal

Sure, chicken breasts are healthy and versatile, but let’s be real: The thighs are the real winner. They’re cheaper, juicier, and more flavorful, yet they’re often overlooked. Why not give them the love they deserve? Enter crispy chicken thighs with honey-lemon pan sauce. Quick, easy, and involving …

Cooking

Don't Set Up an LLC Without Doing This 1 Thing

Make sure you understand the tax issues associated with LLCs before you dive into your next business venture.<p>You're starting a new business. Your friend told you to set up a limited liability company (LLC). So you set one up and opened up a bank account. You're ready to dive in. But you forgot one …

Homeless Man Takes $354,000 in Cash From Paris Airport

A door was left unlocked.<p>A homeless who had been sleeping at a Paris airport made off with $354,000 in cash after stumbling into an unmarked door, …

WALSH: The Most Effective Way To Destroy Your Husband, Ruin Your Marriage, And Encourage Infidelity

There is more than one way to cheat on your spouse — or, I should say, cheat your spouse. And it seems that many husbands are being cheated by their …

chainlink

Beef cuts, especially tough, fatty cuts, are excellent candidates for long, slow cooking. Even though most of the recipes don't require pre-browning, …

Slow Cookers

'I Did Wall Sits Every Day For 2 Weeks—Here's What Happened'

If you're going to sit all day, make sitting work for you.<p>Did you know the average American spends more than 12 hours of a 16-hour waking day sitting, according to the <i>Annals of Internal Medicine</i>? That means I spend more time sitting than I do sleeping. Not only is sitting one of the least active …

Does corporate America need a tax cut? Here’s what every S&P 500 company actually pays in taxes

Congress has passed a $1.5 trillion bill to cut taxes, called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, sending the sweeping legislation to President Trump for …

3 Easy Ways to Start Saving More Money Now

Saving money isn't easy, but it can be a little easier if you take it one step at a time.<p>Sticking to your financial goals is hard -- <i>really</i> hard. It's …

40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …

Cooking

Woman pees in men’s room urinal at NFL game

This Miami Dolphins fan is a real pisser!<p>A post shared by Laces Out (@lacesoutshow) on Oct 23, 2017 at 10:15am PDT<p>The cheeky blonde took advantage of …

10 ways to fix your résumé when you're not entry-level anymore

It may not feel like it, but once you've got a few years of job experience under your belt, you're not an entry-level employee anymore — you're mid-level.<p>Your approach to finding a job will need to change accordingly.<p>No longer can you rely on what you did in college to impress potential employers — …

The founder of the world's largest hedge fund just shared brutal analysis of the US economy

Brutal.<p>There's no other word for Ray Dalio's latest note on the US economy, and the situation it describes. The founder of Bridgewater, the world's largest hedge fund with about $160 billion in management, posted the note on LinkedIn on Monday, and sets about splitting the US economy in two: the …

Five tips on how to lose fat for a slimmer physique

Having worked in the health and fitness industry for some years now, I've seen more trends, methods, and supplements for fat loss than you can shake a slim-lined stick at. Some have stuck and become a fixture of fitness culture, others have been swept away as quickly as they emerged. The question …

22 Bad Habits to Give Up If You Want to Be Successful

What does it truly take to be successful?<p>People love to depict success as a single colossal goal; a mountain they have to surmount. But the truth is, that mountaintop doesn’t even exist if you can’t succeed at the small tasks that are right in front of you. Success isn’t the result of one home run. …

Is Your Wi-Fi Connection Safe? Here's What You Need to Know About the KRACK Attack

Don't panic, but do take these simple steps to stay safe until your device gets a proper fix. A few companies have already found a plug for this …

Need Holiday Cash? These Companies Are Hiring Home-Based Customer Service Reps

If you need extra cash for holiday shopping, there are several major companies hiring for home-based customer service positions. While some positions …