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7 Things to Do Each Morning That Will Make You Happier All Day | Inc.com

Want a happier workday? The way you start it out makes a huge difference. Here are 7 first-thing-in-the-morning activities that will elevate your mood for the entire eight (or however many) hours to come. Most take no more than a couple of minutes. A few take a bit longer, but the rewards are well …

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Thanksgiving recipe and tips: Pumpkin-thyme dinner rolls

This recipe is a reminder that a well-made roll is something special. Crisp on the outside but tender at the center, and terrific enough to have been named one of our best recipes of the year in 2002. They adapt easily to even the most crowded holiday schedule. Make the dough the day before and …

11 Recipes That Prove Hand Pies Are the Perfect Winter Food

The world’s best cold-weather food may not be soup after all. We’d argue that thet title ought to go to the oft-overlooked hand pie. Consider this: …

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Things Change When You Do (and Small Changes Add Up)

“<b>Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.” ~Victor Hugo</b><p>A year-and-a-half ago, I was diagnosed with a severe anxiety disorder and …

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How to to Get the Best Out of Your Knives at Home

Here's how to select and care for your kitchen knives at home—according to two expert knifemakers.<p><i>Welcome to Out of the Kitchen, our ongoing exploration of America’s coolest food artisans. Over the next few months, we’re apprenticing with the best knife forgers, cider brewers, and spice blenders,</i> …

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Wait, So Certain Foods Can Make You Smarter?

Hold off on cramming fish down your high-school junior's throat every night till the SATs. Everyone's claiming they've got brain foods for you these days, but what does science have to say about what'll actually feed your noggin, and what's just bunk?<p>Remember when a “complete breakfast” consisted …

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Can These Two Men Save the East Coast Oyster?

Writer Francis Lam explores the Chesapeake with the cousins behind Rappahannock Oyster Co.<p>Where the Rappahannock River feeds the Chesapeake Bay, off …