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Track Your Time for 30 Days. What You Learn Might Surprise You.

It’s hard to know if we’re really making efficient use of our time. It seems like we’re working hard — and we’re certainly stressed out. But are we spending our time on the right things? That’s the question I set out to solve at the start of this year. I was feeling overwhelmed after spending the …

Time Management

The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a <i>must</i>. Here's the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn't enough to …

Breakfast

10 Horror Movies On Netflix That Are So Scary, Most People Don't Finish Them

Netflix and absolutely zero chill.

The 21 New Books Goodreads Users Are Most Excited About This Spring

Despite the fact the Northeast is being pummeled by yet another storm that threatens to trap the region in snow and ice for eternity, winter is …

The 25 Best True Crime Books Every Person Should Read

Because nonfiction is often sometimes more terrifying and unsettling<p>For every suspense novel that shocks and awes readers, there are real life stories that make fiction seem tame and predictable. True crime is a loaded genre: The best authors do not sensationalise violence and human suffering, but …

9 Ways to Become Mentally Tough According to a Former Marine

You can read every leadership book out there, until you’re an expert in the art of managing other people.<p>But ultimately, this knowledge is useless if …

Self-help

It Sounds Impossible, but Here’s How to Make Bacon Even Better

Bacon used to have a slow season. Sales of the ubiquitous burger topping—and its parent product, pork belly—were known to heat up in the prime-time …

Cooking

11 Actually Easy Bread Recipes to Try at Home

Making bread at home for the first time? Super intimidating. But with a little practice and the right recipe, you can easily make some of your …

A Better Brain: 16 Best Books to Understand How the Brain Works

How to Use Science to Rewire Your Brain for Greater Wisdom, Fulfillment, and Joy<p>Due Quach<p>Most people don’t realize how much control we actually have over our thoughts, feelings, and actions. It’s easy to feel like it’s out of our jurisdiction, but in reality, fluctuations in our mood depend on the …

11 Pretty Paper Christmas Ornaments and Crafts

01 of 11<p>Brightly Colored Paper Christmas Village Craft<p>Celebrate the Season With a Beautiful Christmas Winter Village Luminary<p>Part of the fun of the …

Coffee banana cake with milk chocolate frosting

Preheat the oven to 350ºF. Grease a 9x9-inch metal brownie pan (I used a Chicago Metallic pan you can find on Amazon). Line the bottom with parchment …

3 Ingredient Melt In Your Mouth Shortbread Cookies Recipe

Preheat oven to 350°F.<p>Combine all ingredients and mix for a FULL 10 minutes.<p>Yes, I said a full 10 minutes!<p>Mixture will start out very dry and crumbly …

17 Rotisserie Chicken Recipes That Make for Fast and Easy Meals

There’s something special about rotisserie chicken. Perhaps it’s the fact that it’s always perfectly moist. Or perhaps it’s the fact that obtaining …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Make Your Own Sour Cream in 3 Easy Steps

Sure you can buy sour cream at the store, but you'll just be settling, if you do. Because homemade sour cream tastes a million times better. And 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 …

Light and Creamy Macaroni and Cheese Bake

This creamy macaroni and cheese recipe is made with Cheddar cheese sauce, cooked macaroni, and seasonings.<p>Less cheese makes this macaroni and cheese …

Why Phoenix's Airplanes Can't Take Off in Extreme Heat

Phoenix just provided another reason to hate flying: the heat. With temperatures there expected to hit 119 degrees Fahrenheit, airlines canceled more …

How long-range snipers do their job

After a record-setting shot by a Canadian sniper in Iraq, we look at the physics and intuition of extreme, long-range shooting<p>The Canadian military …

The Top 15 *Most-Pinned* Brownie Recipes on Pinterest

Whether you prefer ’em old style, packed with newfangled flavors like pumpkin or potato chips, or even spiked with red wine, brownies have got to be THE treat that tops all others. So when it’s time to indulge, you want the most over-the-top brownie recipe you can find, amiright? Here’s where …

25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read

Take it from these CEOs, founders, and other high-achieving leaders.<p>Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain …

Slick Looking & Affordable White Xbox One Special Edition Headset Opens for Pre-Order

White Xbox One Special Edition Headset Now Available for Pre-Order<p>We love headsets over here at COGconnected. We have reviewed a ton of them and we …

8 Hidden Reasons You’re Exhausted and Hate Your Life (and How to Fix Them)

<b>I used to believe that excess body fat was the number one problem my clients needed to solve, but now I know the truth:</b> low energy is an even bigger …

Wellness

Dressing for Potato Salad Recipe

"I have been making this dressing for over 40 years. Everyone that tastes it want a copy of the recipe."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup mayonnaise<p>1/2 cup sour …

Bosch made a countertop robot with recipe smarts

The smart assistant from Bosch will respond to voice commands and project cooking videos on your kitchen wall.<p>Meet Mykie, the digital robot that wants to be your sous chef. Bosch displayed its concept countertop smart speaker at CES in Las Vegas this week. Mykie, short for "my kitchen elf," is …

Kitchens

What is Sous Vide? Chefs explain the food vacuuming cooking technique easy to hack at home

Chef Massimo Bottura has a few tricks up his chef's coat sleeve. Known as the World's Best Chef, the cook that lead Italy's Osteria Francescana to …

8 Essential Breakfast Baked Goods to Make This Weekend

Unlike those hurried weekday mornings, the weekend is the perfect time to tackle your craving for a sweet, freshly baked breakfast. Whether you're …

Breakfast

The 10 Most Inspiring Quotes from Michelle Obama's Final Speech as First Lady

"Being your First Lady has been the greatest honor of my life, and I hope I've made you proud."<p>This morning, Michelle Obama delivered her final public speech as First Lady of the United States.<p>Obama spoke at the 2017 School Counselor of the Year Event—which she organized in 2015 as a part of her …