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These are the 10 best islands in the world, according to travel aficionados

And some aren't too far from home...<p>As Brits, we know the benefits of living on an island, but how many have we explored further afield?<p>Travel + …

These are a few of our favorite blueberry recipes

By Kara Elder<p>Kara Elder<p>Editorial aide and contributor for Food<p>Email Bio Follow<p>What do you do with all the blueberries you picked up at the market? The fruit takes well to sweet and savory dishes; try them in one — or several — of these recipes.<p><i>[What to do with all that summer squash]</i><p>Blueberry and …

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Here’s how much you should have saved and how to catch up

There are numerous studies and theories about how much you should have saved for retirement, emergencies, necessities and other expenditures.<p>For …

How the First 20 Minutes of Your Day Can Set You Up for Success

Engage a positive routine right after waking, and you'll tap into the power of your subconscious brain.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You all know about that morning-routine thing: Everyone raves that waking up early and sticking to your routine will help you get more …

Pão de Queijo (Brazilian Cheese Bread)

Makes about 18<p>Pão de queijo, which means “cheese bread” in Portuguese, is a delightful snack from Brazil made with tapioca flour (meaning it's gluten-free) and cheese. Our recipe calls for both Parmesan, which adds a sharp and salty flavor, and farmer's cheese, which is creamy and milky. You …

Recipes

2-ingredient Flatbread Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Could 'Habit Stacking' Be The Key To Better Results?

How can small changes get you big results in your career, health, and relationships?<p><i>Watch on Forbes:</i><p>We are all creatures of habit, whether we acknowledge it or not. Every morning is filled with habits we have routinely kept for years, from brushing teeth to making coffee. The difficult part is when …

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This Easy Greek Cucumber Salad Is Calling Your Name

Summer is all about the simple side salads. When fresh produce is at its best, you only need a few pantry staples and spices to dress it up. Case in …

The Summer Pasta We Can't Stop Making

The super-indulgent-tasting pasta that is mostly made of vegetables.<p>You're only one technique away from your new favorite summer pasta: <b>caramelizing zucchini</b>. Often people treat zucchini like it's precious, but the squash can actually take a lot of heat. Once zucchini is cooked down, all of the …

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18 Sturdy, Surefire Snack Cakes That Can Go Wherever You Go

Who says a slice of cake can't be a co-pilot on all your summer adventures? It might be crazy to schlep a slice of a twelve-layer tower to the seaside, but there are plenty of sturdy, stout, self-contained snack cakes that will be happy to stick by your side—whether you're biking 'round the park, …

Recipes

Chocolate Avocado Pudding with Hazelnuts and Sea Salt

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — November 30, 2017<p><b>Chocolate avocado pudding</b> is a decadent, creamy, healthy dessert made with avocados and raw cacao …

The body-toning, heart-pumping workouts you can do anywhere

Even when you have the best intentions of making it to spin class, staying devoted to your favorite studio or gym when it’s freezing and dark outside …

The New Measure of Relationship Health

It may be psychological hair-splitting, but positive psychologists believe that there’s a difference between being <i>satisfied</i> and feeling that you are</i> …

How to fall back in love with your partner, psychologists reveal

The saying goes that you can’t help who you fall in love with, and sometimes you just fall out of it too.<p>But a new study has found that we <i>can</i> in fact …

9 Money Resolutions to Make for 2017

New Year’s resolutions are a mixed bag: Some are easy to achieve, but most are doomed to fail from the very first day of January. This year, resolve …

Personal Finance

I polled 1,500 people about their best relationship advice — and everyone said the same thing

I think most newlyweds do this — ask for advice, I mean, not s--- the same bed — especially after a few cocktails from the open bar they just paid way too much money for.<p>But, of course, not being satisfied with just a few wise words, I had to take it a step further.<p>See, I have access to hundreds of …

Financial planner answers common personal finance questions

When you’re a financial planner, clients come to you with pressing personal finance questions. The same questions tend to crop up from different …

Is menopause optional? These scientists say reversing aging is possible

By the time most women can actually afford to have a kid (with a career that’s stable enough to focus on motherhood) the fertility window is no …

Sorry, Not Sorry: 5 Reasons Why You Should Not Regret Life Decisions (and How to Achieve it)

The one constant thing in our life is change. We cannot avoid it and the more we resist change the tougher our life becomes.<p>Trust me, I know this …

Happiness

Could yoga nidra be the key to wiping out stress and anxiety…for good?

Raise your hand if your favorite part of yoga class is savasana? If that’s the case—and, let’s be honest, it’s true for all of us at some …

A Beginner's Guide to Indian Food

It can be daunting to order food from a cuisine you're unfamiliar with, such as Indian food. Chef Maneet Chauhan — <b>Chopped</b> judge, author of cookbook <b>Flavors of My World</b>, and restaurateur of Chauhan Ale & Masala House in Nashville — breaks down traditional Indian dishes to order at a restaurant or try …

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5 Skills You Must Have For a Successful Relationship

You've got <i>skills</i>, we know. You're strong, competent, and communicative, to name a few. But, "while these are all important foundational skills for living a successful and happy life, they need to be built on in order to help an individual transition to a successful and happy partnership," explains …

12 life lessons to increase your happiness in your 30s — or any age

Turning 30 is scary for a lot of people — a big unknown of adulthood, career and new kinds of relationships.<p>For writer Mark Manson, turning 30 in 2014 was a chance to crowd-source advice for winning the fourth decade of life. More than 600 people — ages 37 and older — responded. Manson then …

6 Habits That Will Turn You Into One of the Most Mentally Tough People on the Planet

Learn from the best.<p>Who are the most mentally tough people on the planet? Well, that's subjective--but one group without question would have to be Navy SEALs.<p>This incredible article breaks down what SEALs do to cultivate such mental strength and fortitude. But I figured I would add my own …

8 Productivity Hacks for the World's Worst Procrastinators

Finding it hard to stay focused? These strategies will help you get more out of your day.<p>Procrastination can strike virtually anyone in any context. And it can take several forms: You might avoid work entirely, deliberate so much over work decisions that you don't actually get anything done, feel …

Time Management

10 Smart apps to help manage your hectic life

Share14<p>Tweet<p>Share6<p>+12<p>Shares 22<p>Smartphones have transformed the role of communication devices in our lives. High-end processors and 4G technology of …

I want to watch porn, but will it make me less interested in my partner?

<b>Question</b><p>I want to watch porn as part of my sex life, but I am concerned that it will make me less interested in my partner. Does watching porn create unrealistic expectations about sex?<p><b>Answer</b><p>As a couples' sex therapist (as well as a sex researcher), this is a common concern I hear from clients. And …

University of British Columbia

Cornmeal Pound Cake with Honey Butter Glaze

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Cake<p>3/4 cup (1½ sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature<br>• 1½ cups granulated sugar<br>• 3 large eggs, room temperature<br>• 1 cup sifted all-purpose flour<br>• 1/2 cup yellow cornmeal<br>• 1/2 teaspoon salt<br>• 1/3 cup buttermilk, room temperature<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>Honey-Butter Glaze<p>2 tablespoons unsalted …