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Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas Want in on Taco Tuesday

<b>Make the tomato mixture:</b> Place the tomatoes, chipotle pepper, garlic, cumin, paprika, salt, and coriander in a medium bowl and stir to combine.<p><b>Layer</b> …

Cooking

These Cookies Have a Cult Following—But You Can Make Them at Home

With so many bakeries and dessert shops across the country, it’s a big deal when one cookie stands out as “the best.” But that’s exactly what the …

4 Easy Steps to Redesign Your Life

You don't need prior design experience to find inspiration in the everyday.<p>There is a myth that to be truly creative you need no process. False! Actually process is what separates truly creative people, repeat creatives, from the rest. In our studio, we have a rallying cry: TRUST THE PROCESS!<p>My …

10 Ways to Boost Your Brain Health This Week

Stay-sharp secrets from a leading expert on longevity…<p><b>Improve memory, focus, and cognition with these simple strategies from one of the country’s</b> …

The Science of Lucid Dreaming and How to Learn to Control Your Dreams, Animated

As if the science of sleep and the emotional function of dreaming weren’t fascinating enough in and of themselves, things get even more bewildering when it comes to lucid dreaming — a dream state in which you’re able to manipulate the plot of the dream and your experience in it. But how, exactly, …

Mom's Jiffy Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

"This is my favorite recipe because it is so quick. Frost if desired."<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups all-purpose flour<p>1/2 (15.25 ounce) package yellow cake mix<p>2 …

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 …

11 ways to stop procrastinating right now

Every day, you decide that you're going to finally give up procrastinating forever.<p>And then you decide to put if off till tomorrow.<p>Don't worry. There are tips and tricks out there that'll help you kick procrastination to the curb for good.<p>Here are 11 ideas for getting your productivity back on …

Procrastination

6 Secrets Shoppers Need to Know About Barcodes

Barcodes have evolved to tell shoppers everything from the health risks of a product to whether it was made under ethical conditions.<p>The humble …

52Patterns

Three of the Most Powerful Technical Indicators<p>If you pull a rubber band too far, too tight, what happens?<p>It snaps back.<p>The same thing happens with …

4 Things Successful People Don't Do

Avoid these bad habits to lead a happier, healthier, and more successful life.<p>More than 40 percent of Americans look at people who are self-disciplined enough to entirely avoid indulging in bad habits as exemplary citizens. This makes sense: Good habits lead to successful results--which is why you …

Has the global economy (finally) achieved escape velocity?

The latest Fulcrum nowcasts for global economic activity have identified a broad pick-up in growth in many major regions, both in the advanced …

10 Simple ways to build an entrepreneurial mindset in kids

Share64<p>Tweet<p>Share43<p>+16<p>Shares 113<p>We all love kids, because most kids are daring, adventurous, eager to learn, willing to take risks, fearless, and …

Entrepreneurship

Stop Teaching, So Students Can Start Learning

I have an issue with the use of the word 'teaching.' We often use 'teaching' and 'learning' synonymously. In reality, learning is distinctly different from teaching: teaching is about <i>teachers,</i> and learning is about <i>students.</i> In traditional education, teaching is like a teacher giving a student a cup …

Teaching

Chasing Hiroshige’s Vision of Japan

The rain misted down and I had two choices: the road up the hill, or the one alongside the river. I stood next to some kind of cement plant, most of it hidden behind a corrugated metal fence dripping with moisture. My pack pulled down on my shoulders. The river, engorged by two days of rain, roared …

20 best Chinese recipes: part 3

From Andrew Wong’s dry-braised beef in oyster sauce to Lucky Peach’s kung pao prawns – Observer Food Monthly picks the finest Chinese recipes<p>Tomorrow: best Chinese recipes part 4<p>I learned the recipe for these ribs while I was in Sichuan and since then it has even found its way to the island of the …

Here’s Why Anyone Could Hack Your Phone

For years, national security officials have known about a vulnerability in cell networks that leave citizens vulnerable to hackers but stayed silent. …

Re-Use Your Old Android Device In 10 Easy Ways.

<i>Forbesfone – the frequent traveler’s go-to mobile provider for worldwide roaming at low rates</i><p>That old Android device you have collecting dust in your drawer? Well, it may have forgone its reselling days but there’s still hope. You’d be pleasantly surprised to know that it can still offer much …

Never Hire Someone Without Asking This

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …