Alex Cho

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The One Food You Can Eat Every Morning Without Gaining Weight

It’s 7 a.m. and you’ve already pressed the snooze button twice. You’re going to need a lot of energy to make it through this day and that starts with …

Nutrition

GM Has a 2 Word Dress Code and It's Actually Brilliant

It used to be 10 pages. Now it's just two words. Here's why they made the change.<p>This story is about three things: dress codes, leadership and common sense.<p>It's about a $62 billion company with roots going back 100 years--the kind of giant, legacy organization you might think would get bogged down …

Leadership

15 Summer Sandwiches That Won’t Get Soggy at the Beach

Beach season has officially hit—which means it’s time bust out the shades, dust off your surfboard (or if we're being real—boogie board), and get …

Cooking

Working From Home Is One of the Hottest Job Skills in America. Here Are 7 Keys to Excelling At It

Working remotely effectively is a red-hot job skill--one that requires practicing the right things. Here are 7 ways to make yourself better at it.<p>The evidence is ample now that working from home is a big productivity boost. The biggest downside--isolation and loneliness--is manageable and employers …

FAA

How to Ripen Avocados When They're Too Hard

By Alex Delany<p>You've been there: It's the morning before you need to use an avocado and it's solid as a rock. Don't panic. There's still hope.<p>Avocados seem to be working against us. When a BLT (or an ABLT, as it were) calls for slices of the green stuff, or some tortilla chips are asking for a …

Healthy Eating

How Can You Really Tell Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Ask This 1 Simple Question

The answer is an eye-opener.<p>Have you ever thought about the essence of true leadership? How exactly do you define it?<p>Better yet, how do you simply become a good leader in your office or business -- enough so that your employees, peers, and customers will respect you?<p>The answer comes down to a …

Leadership

10 Yoga Poses to Do in Bed to Ease Pain and Have the Best Sleep of Your Life

Whether you sit in an office chair all day, like to garden, or are on your feet for extended periods of time, you're probably no stranger to sore …

Yoga

If you’re serious about losing fat, 50% of your daily nutrients need to come from carbs

When you’re trying to lose body fat, cutting out whole food groups can be tempting.<p>It’s out with the carbs and fat, in with the lean protein and …

Nutrition

This Is Where Italian Girls Go on Summer Vacation (and Why You Should Too)

When planning your first trip to Italy, there are a few standout cities that provide a perfect first glimpse at the Italian way of life. But after …

Italy

Century-Old Building Altered into Multi-Level Modern Industrial Office

The revival of industrial style in the last few years has been largely due to architects finding ways to restore old and forgotten structures by …

Architecture

Zero Waste Bistro offers four days of sustainable food and design in NYC

Sustainability is on the menu at Zero Waste Bistro, a pop-up dining experience and installation that’s exploring how great design can drastically …

Design

The Secret to the Publix Key Lime Pie

Summertime get-togethers are ever so much sweeter when they end with a slice of Key lime pie. Cool and creamy and so satisfyingly tart, a good Key …

Baking

Michelin Expands Guide to Thailand With Phuket and Phang-nga

Michelin, the tire company that awards stars to dining institutions across the globe, is expanding its presence in Thailand. The second-ever Michelin guide to Thailand will include Phuket and Phang Nga in addition to Bangkok, which got its first Michelin-starred restaurants late last year.<p>According …

Hospitality

15 Summery Grilled Dinners That'll Leave Your Whole Family Full and Happy

For many home cooks, Summer dinner is synonymous with grilling. There's a reason (or three) for that: grilling cooks meat and veggies in a flash, adds a smoky flavor and beautiful char to just about anything, and, best of all, can be done outside on the nicest of Summer evenings. When "cooking" …

Cooking

This tiny cabin on the Greece-Turkey border generates 100% of its own energy

Istanbul-based studio SO? Architecture & Ideas has completed a tiny off-grid cabin perfect for reconnecting with the outdoors. Located in a village …

Architecture

I Tasted the New McDonald's Burger With Fresh Ingredients. I Wanted to Cry

McDonald's is promising a brand new experience. But is it a good experience?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I came across it by chance.<p>Walking along the street, I saw something I'd never seen before.<p>A brand new Rustic Beef …

McDonald's

Uber Unveils the Flying Taxi It Wants to Rule the Skies

If you trust the folks with their eyes tilted upward and their hands waving in the air, flying taxis could be a traffic panacea, leveraging the third …

Aviation

Futuristic hotel will let you stay in massive triangular pods

Could this be the future of your hotel room?<p>Designs for Tetra Hotel show people sleeping in 19-metre high triangular pods.<p>The hotel looks (and …

Add These Ingredients to Your Eggs if You Want to Lose Weight Fast

When two superheroes make a baby, he comes into the world with superhuman powers even stronger than that of his parents—anyone who’s seen The …

The 20 Best Fat-Loss Transformation Foods

There’s no one single food that will magically make you shed the pounds, but these 20 foods all deserve a spot in your transformation diet. Save room …

Top 10 Garden Design Ideas To Make The Best Of Your Outdoor Space

These garden design ideas are the key to a scheme you’ll love for years to come.<p>1. Get your lawn into shape<p>Look out of your window at your garden and …

10 habits of unlikeable people

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few — the good …

Emotional Intelligence

The 6 most cost-effective vegetables to grow in your garden

Use this handy Vegetable Cheat Sheet as your guide<p>Growing your own vegetables can be a great way to help the environment and also save some …

Felipe Assadi's linear H House stretches along the Chilean coast

Chilean firm Felipe Assadi Arquitectos has created a long concrete house for a sloping site overlooking the Pacific Ocean, with extended portions …

Swimming Pools

Rhubarb and Blueberry Galette Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> "The rhubarb and blueberry are so good together here, but do play around with the fruits, if you like; figs and raspberries also pair nicely. If you’d prefer to use just one fruit, some thinly sliced peaches, apricots, or apples work well. Serve this with whipped cream or vanilla ice …

Baking

Best of Modularity

In the modern age, ‘modular’ is the buzz-word in interior designing and has trickled down to many home elements like modular-storage, modular-beds, …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s chicken recipes

In my house, where the children forever negotiate what they’ll be given at mealtimes while the grownups keep pledging (in vain, obviously), “I’m not getting into this conversation”, chicken is the one food that unifies the family ranks. It appears on our table in endless configurations, the simple …

Recipes

9 Products To Help You Stop Snoring That Are Also Extremely ‘Grammable

Snoring happens to everyone. And by that I mean it either happens to you, as in you snore, or it <i>happens to you</i>, as in you've got a partner or family …

What to Eat When You Are Too Sick to Eat

What to Eat When You're Too Sick to Eat<p>For when you just can't eat chicken soup anymore.<p>February 19, 2018<p>Over winter break, I was unlucky enough to …

Ice Cream

Ina Garten Has Eaten This Same Breakfast 'Every Single Day for 10 Years'

Ina Garten is constantly testing out new recipes for cookbooks like her latest, <i>Cooking for Jeffrey</i>, but there is one meal that remains constant.<p>“I’ve …

Cooking