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9 Strategies For Battling Stress

Don't let tension take over your life<p>A little stress can be a good thing, but it’s important to keep it under control. These strategies will help you retain your Zen.<p>1. Bounce Back<p>Some people are naturally resilient, but it’s also a learned skill. Stress inoculation gradually exposes people to …

San Diego

The Case of the Missing Log Cabin

The Klamath County Sheriff’s office in Oregon received a report Tuesday of a stolen house. No, it wasn’t a mobile home, but a 1,500-square-foot log …

Log Cabins

13 Weird Moments In The History Of Water Fountains

When was the last time you gave serious thought to a drinking fountain? Maybe it was in elementary school, when they were the only way to wet your whistle. Or maybe never. That would be perfectly understandable. They seem boring!<p>But they're not. Far from it.<p>About a month ago, I started looking into …

Urbanism

Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures

The Ice Cream Sandwich: Updgraded

Why not upgrade that childhood favorite, the ice cream sandwich, to a delicious new level of sweet sophistication?<p>Ice cream sandwiches are ideal to serve at a barbecue, after a buffet-style dinner, and especially at a children's birthday party. Fun and festive, they bring out the kid in all of …

Dessert

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

5 Clean Eating Lunches for Work

5 Healthy Apple Recipes for Fall<p>Fast 10-Minute Healthy Breakfast Recipes<p>13 Healthy Versions of Traditional Holiday Meals<p>Holiday Dinner Menu<p>5 …

Healthy Eating

Delicious and Portable Lunches to Make This Week

<i>This post is brought to you by POPSUGAR Must Have, the monthly box that brings handpicked products from our editors to your doorstep.</i><p>The decadence of …

Nutrition and Food, Well-Done | Men's Health

<b>Guy Gourmet</b> <br>This one-of-a-kind, guy-friendly approach to eating well won a James Beard Award, the gold standard in food journalism. Each week you'll find recipes for everything from great dinners to killer sandwiches, along with beer and drink tips, and anything else that delivers great taste …

Back to School Organizing: Packing Lunches

I wanted to put together a couple of posts sharing the things we are doing to prepare for the new school year. First, I shared how we are getting …

Foodily Blog

Curried Egg Salad in Mini Pitas

Makes 16 Servings<p>Prep Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>May 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/4 cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons scallion, thinly sliced<p>1 tablespoon shallot, minced<p>1 1/2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar<p>1 1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard<p>1/2 teaspoon (heaping) curry powder<p>1/4 teaspoon ground cumin<p>4 large …

Eggs

Tuna and White Bean Salad with Heirloom Tomatoes Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> As a recent college graduate and a newbie to the workforce, I'm still learning how …

Food

8 Lunches to Make With Leftover Roast Chicken

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Roast chicken is an end unto itself -- but it's also a means to your next lunch.</i><p>Roast …

Easy Greek Salad with Homemade Dressing

Shares 22K<p><b>Easy Greek Salad</b> tossed with a delicious and simple <b>Homemade Dressing.</b><p>I whole-heartedly admit that I am not a salad eater. In fact, I sort …

Great Getaways: St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra

<i>Photo courtesy of Kaeli Conforti. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.</i><p>There's more to Florida than theme parks, beaches, and cities where you can party 'til dawn (although those are pretty great, too!). Whether you're looking for a quick golf getaway or your next great family vacation, here …

Golf

How to Find an Affordable African Safari

How to do Sydney on a Budget

Five destinations you should know more about

These countries might not be on traveller’s bucket lists – but according to the people that live there, they should be.<p>Whether it is the notion that Brits only drink tea or that all Argentineans dance tango, cultural stereotypes can overshadow a country’s true nuances.<p>For a more authentic take on …

National Parks

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

Cooking

The Sweet Life in Paris

• <b>Author:</b> David Lebovitz<p><b>From the New York Times bestselling author of My Paris Kitchen, a deliciously funny, offbeat, and irreverent look at the city of lights, cheese, chocolate, and other confections.</b><br>Like so many others, David Lebovitz dreamed about living in Paris ever since he first visited the …

National Geographic Travel