Alexander Powers

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3 Simple Meditations for Starting Your Practice

In our daily lives, many of us are disconnected from ourselves and our surroundings. As Zen teacher Thich Nhat Hanh writes in the book <i>How to Sit</i>, <i>“</i>our …

Why the Simplest Recipes Are Still Worthwhile

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: The dinnertime antidote for tired, uninspired days.</i><p>This isn’t a complicated recipe: A handful of fresh, crunchy vegetables and a can of …

Bass Reeves: Best Lawman of the West | The Art of Manliness

Who was the greatest Deputy U.S. Marshal of the Old West?<p>Wyatt Earp?<br>Wild Bill Hickok?<p>How about Bass Reeves? Bass who?<p>Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves …

How to Roll Your Shirt Sleeves | The Art of Manliness

You’d think something as simple as rolling up your sleeves wouldn’t require a video explanation. But there are actually different ways to do it and …

Von Braun - Illuminati Plan For E.T. Deception

Dr. <b>Wernher von Braun</b>, the head of the Nazi rocket program, was brought to America after the war because our government considered his knowledge and …

20 IKEA Lighting Hacks That Make a Statement

Figuring out the lighting situation in your home can feel like a daunting task. Not only is it crucial for creating just the right mood, but its expensive nature makes it important to get right the first time around. A fun and inexpensive IKEA hack can take the pressure off finding the “perfect” …

Ooey Gooey Buckeye Brownies

Buckeye brownies make any chocolate and peanut butter lover ecstatic. We know you're gonna love 'em.<p>I hear there’s a certain treat out there called ‘Buckeyes’ and it’s taking the interwebs by storm.<p>Unless you live in Ohio, where these treats originate, you probably have no idea what I’m talking …

Mind Blowing on Twitter: "What If I Told You: http://t.co/RlCJlHwPCs"

Replying to @<b>TheMindBlowing</b><p>0 replies 0 retweets 4 likes<p>Replying to @<b>TheMindBlowing</b><p>“@<b>TheMindBlowing</b>: What If I Told You: pic.twitter.com/lLNT9aFQPb” …

10 Weird But Magical Flavor Pairings You Have To Taste To Believe

Anyone who's ever tried a peanut butter and pickle sandwich or a bacon-fried Oreo knows that the best flavor pairings often come as a total surprise. But why stop with a singular taste test when you could make entire breakfasts, lunches and dinners of weird yet delicious flavor mashups?<p>When you …

Coconut

Animals and Plants Entwine in Mythical Sculptures

Surrealistic sculptor Ellen Jewett combines art, science, and medical illustration into an imaginative fusion of natural forms. Inspired by wildlife, Ellen transforms the familiar aspects of plants and animals into unique hybrid creatures. Realistic details flow from animal to plant. Some pieces …

5 Unique Careers You Won't Believe Exist | What the Stuff?!

This Incredible Photo Of A Baby Weasel Riding A Woodpecker Is Straight Out Of A Children's Fantasy Book

Unfortunately, the weasel was attacking the bird. Fortunately, the bird escaped.<p>It's a photo of a weasel trying to kill a woodpecker.<p>Le-May, a hobby photographer, was taking a walk with his wife through the Hornchurch Country Park in East London in the hopes of her seeing a green woodpecker for the …

7 Fun and Easy DIY Spy Projects To Turn You Into 007

Maybe you’ve always dreamed of being a CIA operative. Or maybe you’re really into into 007. But whatever the reason, you’ve always had a thing for spies and those high-tech toys they have up their sleeves.<p>Well, now you don’t need all that formal training, not to mention all that danger. You can be …

10 3-Minute DIY Salad Dressings You'll LOVE

These are so simple, we're not sure you could even call them recipes.<p>Sure, you like the <i>idea</i> of homemade salad dressing. Who wouldn't want to top their salads with a French or Asian dressing that tastes amazing and is free of scary ingredients? The only problem is that some dressing recipes are so …

20 Colorado Places That Will Literally Take Your Breath Away

Please forgive if this is long-winded. ;) There's a lot to see when you're always so high up in such a delightful state. Let GEICO take you there.

Arches National Park Photos

How to Access Superconsciousness

<b>Waking Times</b><p><b>Video –</b> Through authentic meditation, we can explores the ultimate knowledge about human existence. With such practice, we can open a …

Why You Don't Need a lot of Money to Travel

<i>Note: Since I originally wrote this article, I have booked a flight from Dallas to Dubai for 300 bucks using a resource mentioned below.</i><p>I often hear people say the reason they don't travel as much as they would like is because "it's too expensive."<p>Hearing this gets me excited because:<p>A) Challenges …

Flying

102 of the Greatest Quotes that Alter Your Outlook on Life

Have you ever stopped for a quick second and analyzed your life?<p>There…buried beneath your many spinning thoughts, you have one thought that usually …

15 Fabulous Make-Ahead Holiday Recipes

When it comes to holiday entertaining, there's nothing worse than being stressed out and stuck in the kitchen while your guests enjoy the party. The key is to plan a menu that can be made almost entirely ahead of time. All of these dishes can -- and often should -- be made in advance so you can …

Cooking

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How to Overcome Shyness | The Art of Manliness

For the last couple of weeks we’ve been exploring the subject of shyness. In our first post, we talked about the nature of shyness and its symptoms. …

11 Incredible Photography Tips That Have Nothing to Do with the Camera You Use

The great team at Artifact Uprising has created a strong list of tips by some of the top mobile photographers on Instagram. Having been engulfed in …

Mobile Photography

Thanksgiving Cake Combines All Your Favorite Sides Into One Swell Slice. Go Nail Thanksgiving.

Here at HuffPost Taste, we're firmly of the belief that the best part of Thanksgiving is the leftovers. (Oh and gratefulness. Right.) Specifically, a plateful of leftovers that have been mashed together and covered in gravy, allowing the unexpected flavor pairings of cranberries, stuffing and …

6 Awesome Zen Stories That Will Teach You Important Life Lessons

Consciousness Creates Our Immaterial, Mental & Spiritual Universe

“Consciousness creates reality,” a statement that has gained a lot of attention across various alternative media outlets around the world. Make no …

A Simple Technique to Quiet Your Mind & Be Present

<b>“Get out of your head and get into your heart. Think less, feel more.” ~Osho</b><p>Meditating. It’s one of those things that we all know we’d be better off …

Meditation

How to Awaken the Kundalini

<b>Video –</b> The human energetic body, also referred to as the pranic sheath or astral body, is an intricate network of 72,000 nadis that facilitate the …