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6 Creative Pasta Recipes That Go Way Beyond Spaghetti and Meatballs

Toasted Saffron 
Pasta Primavera<p>This stunning pasta dish benefits from a few smart flavor-boosting techniques. Toasting the spaghetti adds nuttiness, …


10 Of The World's Most Impressive Bars

A martini tastes so much better when sipped while overlooking a glittering city skyline or an infinite ocean. Pair panoramic views with stylish …


How Women Can Develop — and Promote — Their Personal Brand

We all know developing a personal brand is valuable, since a strong reputation can put you on the radar for exciting career opportunities. When your true talents are understood, it’s far more likely you’ll be tapped for relevant and interesting assignments — and it helps you stand out in a field of …


How to transition from a founder to CEO

The evolution demands a mindset change and a fresh approach.<p>“Most first-time founders – and I include myself in this group –<br>have no idea what they’re doing when they start out,” says Dan Kieran, co-founder of crowdfunding publisher, Unbound.<p>The chief executive paints a picture that many start-up …


6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Having a Threesome

Having a threesome can be an exciting way to turn up the heat in the bedroom. It’s different. It’s edgy. And since you’re doing it with your …

New York City

If You Want to Slim Your Waist, These Are the 13 Best Side Plank Variations

You can skip the crunches because plank is one of the most effective core-carving poses. But don't forget to spend a little time on your obliques by adding these side plank variations to your strength-training routine.<p>Begin by lying on your side. Bring your right elbow directly under your right …


How to Walk Off 10 Pounds

When you want to shed serious weight, walking might not even come to mind. But it should.<p>"Fast-paced walking, when combined with healthy eating, is …


Strawberry-Banana Pudding Icebox Cake Recipe

Strawberry-Banana Pudding Icebox Cake Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Whisk together granulated sugar, cornstarch, and salt in a heavy saucepan. Whisk …


Yes, You Can Make Office Politics Less Toxic

I once served on the board of a nonprofit with a group of men and women I deeply admired. Board meetings were an uninterrupted joy. Even lengthy conference calls were opportunities for spontaneous sharing, personal connection, and productive problem-solving. It was Camelot. Until it wasn’t.<p>As the …


19 Makeup Charts That You'll Cherish And Save Forever

Gonna save you so much time and money.

Why You Have to Stop Networking If You Want to Succeed

Networking is out. Connecting is in. Here's what that means for your relationship building.<p>Business relationships are critical for top-performing growth. These relationships don't just launch your career to new heights, though. Relationships are a means of cultivating ideas, encouraging …


Why Good Leaders Look To Share

If you want to get, then you've got to give<p>The fastest way to accumulate things is to take, take, take. You have to fight for your share, and if you don't get it, someone else will, right?<p>Wrong.<p>This is the way bad leaders operate. They believe there isn't enough to go around, so they spend all …


3 Ways to Make Memorable Small Talk That Gets People Interested In Working With You

The easiest way to be intriguing is listen closely after you've asked someone to tell you about themself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>"Small talk is the biggest talk we do." ~ Susan RoAne, author/keynote speaker</i><p>Most people try to avoid small talk---the often …


It's so Simple: How to be the Most Liked Person in the Room

If you want to get ahead in business and life, just make sure you don't behave this way.<p>If you want to get ahead in business and life, inquisitiveness is an essential character trait.<p>Think about the last time someone asked you good questions about your life to get to know you better. Chances are, …


The Best Way to Fill In Your Eyebrows

In case you’ve been living on a remote island for the past few years, blissfully unaware of current events (in which case, we envy you just a …


How to Schedule Sex Without Killing the Romance

It can be done.<p>Once you become settled in a relationship, the words “calendar” and “schedule” probably don’t sound too sexy, but most of us live busy and fast-paced lives. If you don’t take the time to schedule sex, you might not have it. If you balk at the idea of planning sex with your partner, …


How Emotionally Intelligent People Run Meetings

Make meetings work for you with these two tactics.<p>For many founders, meetings are the ultimate time-waster. More than ever, meetings are being forced down people's throats. It's okay. You can say it: they're a royal pain.<p>Personal gripes aside, research has shown that meetings have increased in both …

Emotional Intelligence

These Lower Ab Exercises Will Make You So Sore, It'll Hurt to Laugh!

Work your core with these intense moves that specifically target the lower abs. Um, we're sorry, but you'll definitely be sore tomorrow. Avoid anything funny at all costs, because it'll hurt to laugh!


Natural remedies for gastritis

Gastritis is a condition that affects a person's stomach lining, causing it to become inflamed. Some cases of gastritis can be treated at home with …


7 oral sex moves you're going to want your partner to try

Ask them to do these immediately.<p>Oral sex is freakin' awesome... if done right. It's great being able to sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. But while taking a totally hands-off approach can be blissful, it's a very wise idea to know what you like (or want to try out), and ask for it.<p>“Oral sex is …


The Differences Between Busy vs. Productive People

Are You a Busy Donkey or a Productive Unicorn?<p>The quest to being more effective at work has hatched misconceptions about what having a productive workday really means. It has also led most people into thinking that being busy is tantamount to being productive.<p>Here are some valuable insights into …

Time Management

10 Simple Habits That Will Noticeably Improve Your Social Skills

They can help you in sales, too.<p><i>What are the best ways to improve my social skills? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Milena Rangelov, Ph.D student in civil engineering, on …


Interviewing for your dream job? 4 savvy questions to ask the hiring manager

Where do you see yourself in five years? What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses? What interests you about this position? Heading into a job …


5 Positions To Make Spooning Sex So Much Hotter

Fork yeah.<p>Spooning is great for intimacy — it's basically just a cuddle and fuck combined — but sometimes, you want moooorrrrrrrre. Here's what to do:


17 sex things you should never feel bad about

Go forth and bone with confidence.<p><b>1. Not wanting to perform a sex act that “every other woman does!”</b> You do not have to spit, swallow, deep throat, do a goddamn standing 69, or <i>whatever</i> just because they've seen it in porn or done it with an ex. If "every other woman does it" and you don't want to, …


These 3 Outdated Ideas About Sex Need To Be Banished Forever

As a society, we are really confused about sex. The results are these outdated sex "rules" that keep us constricted and approaching sex from a place …


Common sex injury most women don't know about - which lasts for 24 unpleasant hours

'Sex injury' is pretty scary term, but there's one which all sexually active women ought to know about.<p>Not necessarily because it's serious and leads …

Women's Health

Mamie Eisenhower’s Chocolate Fudge Recipe

Mamie Eisenhower’s Chocolate Fudge Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Butter a 9-by-13-inch baking dish pan or mist it in with nonstick cooking spray.<p>Step …


Which probiotic is right for you? These are the exact bacteria strains to look for

Probiotics are one of the most commonly bought supplements, and it’s easy to see why: The microbiome affects literally everything—even things you …


11 Reasons Women Have Difficulty with Orgasm, and What Helps

<i>I demand that I climax. I think women should demand that. I have a friend who’s never had an orgasm in her life. In her life! That hurts my heart.</i> …

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