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10 Recipes to Show Off Fall Vegetables

It's no shocker that amidst our modern world of packaged foods and convenient lifestyles, the culinary movement has been steadily shifting towards a more local, farm-to-table approach to cooking and eating. But although most of us have witnessed this campaign in action, it's not always second …

Use the Two Minute Rule to Stop Procrastinating and Get Things Done

The two-minute rule has its roots in GTD: If you can do it in less than two minutes, do it now (assuming you have no other, bigger priorities at the …

Productivity

Four Travel Resolutions You Can Keep

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I get it. We see New Year’s as a fresh start and all that. But, really, are those life-changing resolutions such a good idea? Many people say no, and point to the failure rate of such promises–particularly the more pie-in-the-sky ones (say, a resolution to cut out greasy …

My Maker Mantra for the New Year

As the new year dawns, I’ve been reflecting on my personal habits and on how I approach making. I’ve said in the past that:<p><b>I’d rather make something new than repair something;</b><p>I’d rather repair something than maintain something;<p>I’d rather maintain something than clean something.<p>I’m usually energized …

What Is a Hangover?

Yippee! Let's poison ourselves with beverages that will make us violently ill! It was your battle cry last night, and today you're paying the price. …

The World's 19 Weirdest Hangover Remedies

Hope you had fun last night. Now it’s time to kick that hangover, whatever it takes. Okay, well, maybe not the Sicilian method.<p>Whether you find the …

Alcohol

15 Ways To Make Your Energy Balanced Throughout The Day

According to the <b>Textbook of Biochemistry and Human Biology</b>, energy balance can be equated as, “Energy intake = internal heat produced + external work …

9 Ways To Save Money Long-Term

I always love to save money—don’t we all? Especially in this economic uncertainly, many of us are looking for ways to our save money long-term and …

5 Ways To Help Heal A Broken Heart

Life following a break up is barely ever a fantastic time, particularly regarding our self worth and confidence. We can begin to question ourselves …

Improve Your Cholesterol

Do this to keep your risk of heart disease down<p>Fortify your HDL by pumping iron. Staying fit turns good cholesterol into <i>great</i> cholesterol, according to research from UCLA.<p>As a reminder, there are two key types of cholesterol: 1) "good" HDL, which is responsible for cleaning your arteries; and 2) …

10 Deadly Habits That Drive You Away From Happiness

You’re not where you want to be. Here are ten possible reasons that you’re driving on the wrong road away from happiness.

10 Tips To Make Positive Thinking Easy

Positive thinking can lead to a lot of positive change in your life. Developing an optimistic outlook can be good for both your physical and mental …

Ditch Your To-Do List and Be More Productive

How can you get more done if you don’t keep a list of what needs to be done? It’s simple: pay attention to the world, not a sheet of paper.

10 Simple Ways To Maximize Productivity And Stop Working Long Hours

You don’t get a gold star for working more hours than everyone else in your office. The amount of time you spend at work says nothing about the …

7 Power Tools Every Woodworker Should Have

01 of 07<p>While some people consider the circular saw to be more of a carpentry tool than a fine woodworking tool, I would tend to disagree. There may …

How to pack like the pros

Does traveling more make you pack less? Not necessarily, although we talked to five high-mileage, high-profile travelers (whose combined annual airline points could buy a private island in the Caribbean) to get their take on carry-on and carrying less.<p>Pauline Frommer<p><i>Publisher of Frommers.com and</i> …

How to set up Outlook.com IMAP in Windows

Outlook.com is a pretty good Web mail service, but ever since it debuted earlier this year, users have been clamoring for one feature: IMAP.<p>That's because, unlike the POP protocol, IMAP syncs with third-party mail clients. Translation: When you access your Outlook.com inbox on, say, your desktop …

Linux

How to Grow Basil

Will the basil plant continue to grow if the stem was cut off below the bottom leaves?<p>How deep should the soil be when planting basil in a pot?<p>Can I …

Gardening

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