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9 Street Food Recipes for When There’s No Truck in Sight

When the streets of major cities are filled with the scent of sizzling meat, grilled breads, and still-warm, crunchy waffles wrapped in paper, it's a …

Difficult Doesn't Have to Be So Difficult: How to Turn Challenging Conversations into Trusting Relationships at Work

<i>By Judith E. Glaser</i><p>No one could believe it - Radio Shack let thousands of people go and they did it through email! Most people dislike delivering bad news in person, and will find any way to avoid it.<p>Making eye contact with another person who you care about, and with whom you need to deliver a …

9 Spring Break Cocktails to Make for a Spring Break Staycation

It's time to stock up on cocktail umbrellas.<p>Just because you're not in Cancun, doesn't mean you can't enjoy a spring break cocktail (or two). From a …

21 Thanksgiving Turkey Leftover Recipe Ideas

No sad, dry sandwiches allowed.<p>Thanksgiving may be the only holiday where the afterparty's more fun than the main event. But somehow, dry turkey sandwiches are the standby for most leftovers. You're better than that. Try making a Croque Madame, French dip sandwiches with herbaceous broth, or posole …

7 Easy Dinners For People Who 'Don't Cook'

You can be a complete stranger to the kitchen and still pull off an amazing meal. Here are seven foolproof recipes that will wow your entire family.<p><b>1. Crispy Tandoori Chicken with Mango Chutney</b><p>Chicken tandoori is easy to make, and this is my favorite version: the chicken is deliciously spiced with …

Cooking

12 Easy Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes for the Week - Chowhound

Cooking anything on a weeknight can be a hassle, let alone a complete meal. But luckily, a crockpot can be your saving grace. Just set it in the …

One Pot Wonders: 7 Delicious Dinners Without The Mess

Minimize the mess! From succulent beef stew to easy chicken chili, you only need one pot to create these classic comfort meals.<p><b>1. Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes</b><p>In this classic French beef stew, otherwise known as Beef Bourguignon, chunks of beef are slowly braised with garlic and onions in a …

Cooking

The Easiest Picnic Recipes (Anyone Can Make)

Picnics are great in theory, but don't they seem like so much work? Between the artfully arranged charcuterie and the picture-perfect mason-jar cocktails, we're pretty sure our patience -- and itty-bitty kitchen -- would crack under the Pinterest-induced pressure.<p>Luckily, we've got just the …

Food

37 Greek Yogurt Recipes That Go Beyond Breakfast

Never throw out a half-eaten container of Greek yogurt ever again with these sweet and savory recipes.<p><b>It's inevitable: You buy an economy-sized tub</b> of Greek yogurt at the store with the very best intentions—before that tub disappears into the recesses of your refrigerator. These 37 sweet and savory …

Breakfast

10 Great Takes on the Classic Potato Salad

Tender, creamy potatoes make the perfect hearty-but-neutral base for simple summer salads. The picnic and barbecue standard is also incredibly versatile, easily adapted to fit whatever main course it's made to accompany. From the tangy, mayonnaise-dressed classic to a light and fresh-tasting …

Gene Tests Are Quite Telling - Should You Get One?

What gene tests can tell us now and in the future<p>It takes me two subway rides, a fifteen-minute walk, one very large cup of coffee, and knocking on two incorrect office doors to arrive at the offices of the Program for Jewish Genetic Health in the Bronx. I am there for a genetic screening designed …

Molecular Biology

7 Uses for Store-Bought Pizza Dough

Sometimes--well, most times--it's totally fine not to make an entire recipe from scratch. Like when a recipe calls for store-bought pizza dough: Half the work is basically done for you, and your creation is no less delicious. Here, seven recipes using premade pizza dough, from cinnamon rolls to …

18 Little Grocery Shopping Mistakes That Will Cost You Money

Check yourself before you wreck yourself with this list of food shopping mistakes that could bruise your ego — and your wallet.<p>This is a no-brainer, for sure, but we're all guilty of taking a trip to the supermarket when there's a <i>rumbly in our tumbly</i>.<p>Heck, it might even be our own subconscious way …

Personal Finance

15 TV Shows You Should Totally Be Watching But Probably Aren't

We know your DVR is already full of conflicts, but these underappreciated series are worth your attention.

Tales from Auschwitz: survivor stories

Photograph: Reuters<p>Some of the 600 children who survived Auschwitz show their identification numbers.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/26/1422280529297/87c46f20-f20a-46e4-81ed-e0170d19ce79-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Reuters<p>Some of the 600 children who survived …

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55 Inspiring Ideas to Update Your Kitchen

Color, cabinets, and more.<p>Remodeling your kitchen? Look no further. We've rounded up the best ideas for color, cabinets, lighting, floors, and more.

5 Ways to Update Your Bedroom Without Breaking the Bank

You will spend one-third of your life in your bedroom. Think about that. One third of your total life spent in one little room. With that in mind, its time to ask yourself, is your bedroom the stuff dreams are made of? Or, does it bore you to tears? If your answer is the latter, and you're ready …

11 Easy Tips For Creating A Calm and Peaceful Home

Simple solutions to transform your home into a relaxing retreat.<p>How do you feel when you walk into your home? Happy? Calm? Overwhelmed by your 'to do' list? In today's hectic world, stress is always present, but your home shouldn't contribute to it. "Your home either nurtures and supports you or it …

Target Looks To Salvage Relationship With Plus-Size Customers By Launching Awesome New Line

Target may have ruffled some feathers earlier this month by deciding to offer the plus size options from its upcoming Lily Pulitzer collaboration only online. Now, however, it looks like the brand is making up for what some considered a lapse in judgment.<p>The chain announced on Wednesday that it is …

Plus Size

America's Retirement Security Crisis Is Huge and Quickly Approaching

You've heard about boomerang kids -- adult children in their 20s and 30s who have returned to live in their parents' homes. Well, get ready for boomerang parents, formerly independent middle-aged people who -- 10, 15, 20 years hence -- will have no choice but to move into their adult children's …

Retirement

Why we've all fallen head-over-heels for the 36 questions that promise true love

A simple questionnaire, which claims it can make two strangers fall in love, has taken the world by storm. Claire Cohen explains why we're so drawn to the idea of eliminating risk where our fragile hearts are concerned<p>When <b>Mandy Len Catron</b> fell in love, she probably hoped for a few well wishers – …

Showstoppers: The Top 15 Must-See Vehicles From The 2015 Detroit Auto Show

It’s hard to think of a recent car show with more surprises than this year’s North American International Auto Show.<p>From forward-looking cars like the Hyundai Santa Cruz Crossover Truck Concept and Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE, to the stunning Ford GT that stole the Acura NSX’s thunder, automakers …

8 Drugstore Beauty Buys Under 8 Bucks

Hello. My name is Lori, and I'm a beauty product junkie.<p>I've been known to flip out or obsess over a new lotion, soap or mascara that I try and think is great.<p>But I <i>really</i> flip out when I find a great product that is reasonably priced that I can pick up while buying milk and bananas.<p>Below are eight …

Coats

7 Ways To Make Your Home A Greener Place

Want to go green, but don't have the time or budget for a complete renovation? Easily make your home more eco-friendly with these seven simple DIY projects.<p>"Living a greener life" seems like a tall order, especially if you're renting or can't afford to renovate your home using eco-friendly …

Meet The Woman Who's Been Happily Married To 2 Cats For More Than A Decade

People love their pets, but few love them in a manner that is giddily reported on by the British tabloids.<p>"Barbarella Buchner: Woman celebrates 10-year anniversary after MARRYING her two pet cats" reads a headline that ran last week in the Mirror U.K. -- and which Buchner tells The Huffington Post …

Professional Cuddlers Embrace More Clients

The Snuggling Industry Takes Off, but Clothes Stay On; Spooning or Tickling Sessions for a Fee<p>Kimberly Kilbride is a professional cuddler.<p>For $80 an hour, or up to $400 for an overnight gig, the 33-year-old mother of three dons flannel pajama bottoms, puts away her family pictures and two pit bull …

Lifestyle

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Sexual Satisfaction

• People who have regular orgasms live longer, seem to have less stress and enjoy lower rates of heart disease, breast cancer, prostate cancer, and …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier