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Gluten-Free Chocolate Dessert Recipes So Exquisite, You Won't Notice The Difference

Chocolate is naturally gluten-free, which is great news for all. But delicious and chocolatey cakes, cookies and bars often rely on ingredients containing wheat protein, such as all-purpose flour, in order to rise.<p>Fret not: Gluten-free chocolate treats are possible with a few mindful adjustments. …

18 of the Most Beautiful Illustrated Children’s Books

Here’s a lesson every new parent learns early on: Kids obsess over certain books, and you will read them again and again and to infinity and beyond. To mix it up for you, we rounded up 18 stunning children’s books that stand out — not just because of their great stories, but because they also …

Books

6 Rules That Should Be Guiding Your Career

Daniel Pink’s The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You’ll Ever Need conveys a number of principles about the world of work that …

Self-improvement

Before You Give Up On Dating, Read This

<i>Do you ever feel like throwing in the dating towel?</i><p>You've met enough jerks, insensitive guys, dull women or men, or total non-communicators. Perhaps it's individuals that are not supportive or with whom you share few common interests. Maybe there's absolutely no chemical attraction! You need this …

Six Good Reasons To Reject A Resume

The job market is not the friendliest. It’s still pretty brutal for a lot of people. Employers are quite delusional in the composition of their Help Wanted ads. The good news is that we know that underneath all that keyword-encrusted bluster, they actually need people to run their shops. They can’t …

The 4 Best Core Exercises That Aren't Crunches

<i>Here are 4 more effective -- not to mention safer -- ways to get a stronger, more sculpted midsection.</i><p>By Corrie Pikul

Dr. Oz's Favorite Home Remedies

Relieve migraines, clear up your skin and prevent bloating with these all-natural treatments.<p>Migraines<p>Bloating<p>Back Pain<p>Sore Throat<p>Brain Freeze

15 Reasons Why Vinegar is the Ultimate Cleaning Solution

The secret fix to most household messes was already in your kitchen cupboard.<p><b>1. Kitchen Surfaces and Utensils</b><p>Vinegar has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties that make it a good choice for cleaning in the kitchen. Mix equal parts white vinegar and water, then pour it into a spray bottle. Use …

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Vinegar

Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard<p>Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard

How to Disable Gmail's New Feature that Let Google+ Users Email You

Last week, Google announced that Gmail users can email their Google+ connections without knowing their email address first. For some, it's an easy …

Google Apps

What Is Social Content Marketing?

Traditional marketing was all about print advertising, branded magazines, catalogs and directly promoting sales – until the digital age took over. …

Marketing

The Ideas that Shaped Management in 2013

It’s always tempting at this time of year to try to make a definitive list of the best ideas from the past 12 months. But then we end up debating what counts as best — important? useful? original? all three? — and compiling extremely long lists, struggling to shorten them, and over-thinking it all, …

5 Most Popular Digital Marketing and Public Relations Presentations of 2013

Photo Credit: Adamson Studios Photography<p>In 2013, I had the good fortune to share insights on the integration of digital marketing and PR at over 25 …

8 Career Resolutions To Put on Your Calendar

Everybody starts the year off with a list of New Year’s resolutions — which are nearly all abandoned or forgotten by February. This year, keep that …

5-Minute Breakfasts That Are Actually Healthy

Seriously, you have no excuse for hitting the drive-thru

Secure your Facebook account in six easy steps

View your Facebook profile as the public and your friends see it, and then use Facebook's global settings to restrict access to and use of your posts, photos, and other information.<p>If you're looking to completely customize your Facebook privacy, you're expected to work your way through 40 entries, …

10 Invisible Fitness Moves (No Gym Required!)

Exercise

Get Slimmer Thighs While Sitting Down

Try these lower-body moves when you're tethered to your computer...or your television.<p>The Move: Crossed-Legged Extension<p>The Move: Reverse Crunch<p>The …

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

Making Your Home Smell Amazing: Ideas & Inspiration

We all want our homes to smell lovely and refreshing. It’s the best feeling in the world to step inside the front door to a burst of lemons or warm …

Sinister Minds: Are Left-Handed People Smarter?

Cesare Lombroso, the father of modern criminology, owes his career to a human skull. In 1871, as a young doctor at a mental asylum in Pavia, Italy, he autopsied the brain of Giuseppe Villela, a Calabrese peasant turned criminal, who has been described as an Italian Jack the Ripper. “At the sight of …

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.

A Compact Walk-in Closet With Tons Of Hidden Storage

Keeping a house organized is much easier when you have a complex and well-designed storage system. Having a large space that can be used for storage …

Hacking