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19 of Our Best Restaurant Copycat Recipes

Whether it's a seasonal favorite that you just can't get your hands on this time of year, or you want to enjoy endless breadsticks in your pajamas, …

Cooking

Too much sleep linked to ill health

Sleeping longer than the recommended seven or eight hours a night has been linked with a higher risk of premature death, according to new research.<p>Researchers looked at data from 74 studies involving more than three million people and found those who slept for 10 hours were 30% more likely to die …

Sleep

6 Anti-Aging Serums That Work Better Than Botox

A good skincare routine is the key to getting younger-looking skin. It should be filled with products that contain ingredients that nourish your …

Skin Care

12 Ideas to Steal from Fairy Gardens

If fairy gardens are magic—and make no mistake, they are—it is in large part because miniature worlds can be so easily chaperoned. A tiny universe …

Miniature

How to change careers with no experience in your new field

Every person deserves career happiness, so when one’s current situation no longer satisfies, a switch may be in order. The prospect of changing …

Employment

The idea that everything from spoons to stones is conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Consciousness

New Orleans Top Tourist Traps That Are Actually Worth a Visit

Don’t hate these spots just because they’re popular<p>New Orleans embraces tourism so much so that the city hosted nearly 11 million visitors last year, a number sure to be topped in 2018 — the city’s Tricentennial year. Because many tourists come to New Orleans to experience the city’s culture, food, …

New Orleans

How I Booked a $16,000 First-class Flight on Japan Airlines for Just $32

Plus points.<p>Although it might seem like scoring first-class flights for budget airline prices is the exception rather than the rule, if you know …

Luxury Travel

Everyone claims they are following “agile methods” but few actually do

When we talk with managers who are undertaking ambitious digital projects, we ask them if they are using agile methods. Many of them will say “yes, we’ve adopted agile already.” You’d think that would be an encouraging sign: when practiced well, agile methods can create exceptionally valuable and …

Project Management

Want to Keep Your Career on Track? Avoid These 7 Common Leadership Blind Spots

It's time to shed light on the leader's most common blind spots. We have enough to worry about with what we can see, let alone what we can't.<p>There are plenty of traps for leaders in today's workplace, whether it's unspoken rules that lead to a toxic culture, or behaviors that make Millennials want …

Leadership

Not Enough Time in the Day? Ask Yourself These 50 Tough Questions to Find Out Why

Poor time management isn't about a lack of time. It's about how you think about time.<p>Hands down, one of the most common problems faced by entrepreneurs is a "lack of time." Yet, how is it that some people achieve so much more than others when we all share the same 24 hours? It's not because they …

Time Management

Best Chocolate Cake Recipe

When I came across this recipe I knew I had to make it, and I was not disappointed! This Chocolate Cake Recipe is seriously rich and amazingly …

Dessert

This 30-Day Plank Challenge Will Transform Your Body

A strong core is the foundation of a strong body. Think about it: A tree would fall if its trunk weren't solid and stable. Doing core work isn't just …

Workouts

I'm An Integrative Psychiatrist: Here Are 9 Things I Recommend Before Antidepressants

<i>If you’re feeling sad or blue or suffering from mild to moderate depression,</i> <i>seasonal affective disorder,</i> <i>dysthymia, premenstrual dysphoric disorder,</i> …

Costa Rica

The Bermuda Triangle Mystery Has Finally Been Solved

Forget colourful cabanas, picturesque beaches and rum cocktails: Bermuda's beauty has long been overshadowed by the dark legends that surround its …

Paranormal

A slew of must-read books for writers

If you’re mired in a writing rut, read.More specifically, to revive and refresh your creativity—and possibly recapture your passion for prose—it’s …

Writing

55 Easy Apple Dessert Recipes

Check out our most a-peel-ing apple dessert recipes.<p>Swedish Apple Pie<p>This hearty and decadent Swedish apple pie serves up homemade flavor in every …

Baking

35 Founding Father Quotes Conservative Christians Will Hate

Published<p>2 hours ago<p>on<p>By<p>The separation of church and state is one of the cornerstones of America’s foundation. Conservative Christian fundamentalists …

Religion

40 Grandma-Inspired Breads, Rolls & Muffins

Nothing beat the taste and aroma of Grandma’s golden, fresh-from-the-oven bread. Look here to find the perfect baked beauty to accompany your meals …

Breakfast

17 Fall Nail Polishes to Pick Up on Your Next Drugstore Run

It never fails: you go into the drugstore for toilet paper and toothpaste and leave with five lipsticks, a face cream, and a handful of nail polish. Luckily, with the latter, there's no shortage of colorful bottles lining the aisles to add to your stash. So before your drugstore run, check out a …

Nails

Recipe: Light & Fresh Slow Cooker Corn Chowder — Recipes from The Kitchn

I have a keen eye for slow cooker meals that satisfy in every season, and for summer, corn chowder is my go-to. You'll find me cozied up on the couch …

Slow Cookers

The Best Recipes from Every State

It’s time to take your taste buds on a road trip. We found the best recipes from every state—all submitted by local home cooks. In these collections, …

Cooking

Depression Linked to Shortage of a Single Naturally Occurring Chemical

But don't go trying to treat it with supplements.<p>Approximately one-third of people with major depression don’t experience relief from existing …

National Academy of Sciences

How to Write a Book

How to write a book.Almost every writer on the planet wants to write a book.Some have finished a manuscript and others are already published, but …

Writing

The 5-Hour Rule Used by Bill Gates, Jack Ma and Elon Musk

The most successful people on the planet are also the people likeliest to devote an hour a day to reading and learning.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You just walked in the door from an exhausting day at work. You’re hungry and spent, just wanting to catch your breath …

Bill Gates

'Spectacular' ancient public library discovered in Germany

The remains of the oldest public library in Germany, a building erected almost two millennia ago that may have housed up to 20,000 scrolls, have been discovered in the middle of Cologne.<p>The walls were first uncovered in 2017, during an excavation on the grounds of a Protestant church in the centre …

Archaeology

This Brilliantly Simply Trick to Remember Things Is So Effective, You Won't Believe You Weren't Already Doing It

I'm warning you. It's really simple. But I can't believe I haven't been doing this my whole adult life.<p>Sometimes the simplest solutions are best.<p>A couple of weeks ago, I took a summer Friday and headed to Rhode Island. It was a nice trip. One of the highlights: My wife and I joined my aunt and …

Rhode Island

25 No-Cook Dinner Recipes When Nights Are Hot and You Need Something Light

Maybe it's hot out, maybe you're just feeling lazy; whatever the reason, sometimes you just want to skip using the oven or stove for dinner. You might need something a little lighter, more refreshing, and healthier, of course. For those times, look to these recipes to help you out. Not a single one …

Healthy Eating

An expat's guide to Paris

<i>“</i>Paris? It’s too real and too beautiful. It never lets you forget anything.<p>“It reaches in and opens you wide, and you stay that way.”<p><i>—</i> Gene Kelly as Jerry Mulligan in <i>“</i>An American in Paris”<p>Paris allows you to discover its secrets slowly. It kept my wife and me at bay in the 1990s when we lived and …

France

The one habit that can transform your world forever

<b>What is the one habit that can transform your world forever?</b><p>The habit of tracking.<p>No, I don’t mean stripping down to a loincloth and sniffing animal …

Body Fat