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How to Start a Habit in Just 20 Seconds a Day

Spring is just about here, and we have a hunch that some of your most promising New Year’s resolutions may have fallen by the wayside by now. (We’re just as guilty!) It happens to the best of us — forming healthy new habits can seem seriously impossible sometimes! But how about giving it another …

Why We Act Irrationally: A Harvard Psychologist Reveals the One Word That Drives Our Senseless Habits

It was 1977 and, although nobody knew it at the time, psychologist Ellen Langer and her research team at Harvard University were about to conduct a …

8 Fantabulous Steps to Reach Your Life Goals

Once someone decides to chase their dreams, the thing that will determine their success isn't the dream itself but how they pursue it. The reality is that there's no secret formula to reaching goals. It all depends on the actions that are taken and the level of dedication present. However, having a …

What Happens When you Drink Apple Cider Vinegar and Honey on an Empty Stomach in the Morning

We have already heard about healthy recipes containing apple cider vinegar and honey use. These drinks will undoubtedly do wonders for your health …

broccoli parmesan fritters

Last week, it was pointed out to me that among the 750 recipes in the archives, there is but a single recipe that utilizes broccoli. Just one! (It’s …

bacon, egg and leek risotto

Seeing as I once argued that rice pudding should be breakfast food (what? grains, milk, a bit of sugar, sometimes berries — just like oatmeal!) it …

How To Make The Best Fried Rice

Skillet-cook dinner in 15 minutes<p>Ed Schoenfeld, co-owner of RedFarm in New York City, often grabs a few cartons of rice before leaving his restaurant. He’ll let the rice chill overnight and then, for lunch the next day, chop an onion, some additional vegetables, and whatever cooked protein he has …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

Ten Rickey Cocktail Recipe

Add the gin, lime juice and sour mix to a shaker and fill with ice.<p>Shake, and strain into a highball glass filled with fresh ice.<p>Top with the club …

Potato Cheddar Guinness Soup Recipe

St. Pat’s is around the corner and in anticipation we’re serving up a warm bowl of potato cheddar soup, flavored with a bit of Irish Guinness extra …

Top 10 Marketing Books of All Time

Essential books for entrepreneurs who really want to understand how and why their customers buy.<p>In previous posts, I've identified the best motivational books of all time and the best sales books of all time. Today, I've selected 10 books about marketing that I believe should be in every business …

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20 Quick and Easy Sangria Recipes

Sangria is a delicious fruit-based wine "punch" with its traditional heritage well rooted in Spain. Typically, sangrias are made with red wine, …

How to make the perfect sangria

When my editor suggested sangria for the column, I had a flashback to a Spanish holiday spent with a schoolfriend when I was about 14. After her …

Basic Sangria With Red Wine Recipe

• Pour wine in the pitcher and squeeze the juice wedges from the lemon and orange into the wine.<br>• Toss in the fruit wedges (try to remove seeds first, if …

How to uncover closed-door restaurants when travelling

It’s like a dinner party with strangers. Closed-door restaurants, also known as underground restaurants or supper clubs, are private eateries tucked away in a chef’s home. And though they’re not widely advertised, they are often some of the most sought-after tables in town.<p>For travellers, these …

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Best Ever Barbecued Ribs

This go-to recipe for classic barbecued ribs embraces what we refer to as our "oven-cheat" method -- a technique that'll get you ultra-tender meat …

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How to Hang Pictures Like a Pro

The Words That Remade America

The significance of the Gettysburg Address<p><i>In a rare image of President Lincoln at Gettysburg, he is shown hatless at the center of a crowd on the orators’ platform. (Library of Congress)</i><p>In the summer of 1863, General Robert E. Lee pushed northward into Pennsylvania. The Union army met him at …