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9 Companies That Want You to Travel — and Will Pay You to Do It

These companies really help you customize your work-life balance.<p>Believe it or not, there are some companies that will actually help their employees …

Tourism

5 Ways to Manage the Unbearable Feeling of Being Overwhelmed

The demands of modern life continue to increase, even as our time does not.<p>Do you feel like your to-do list is getting longer by the day? No matter how much time you spend, you can never get to the end. You feel like a hamster running on a circular treadmill, working hard but not getting …

Time Management

12 Books to Read in Your 30s (They're Life-Changing)

Some books are particularly poignant at certain moments in our lives. They're the coming-of-age stories we turn to for insights on life, love, and …

Books

12 Jade Rollers for Smooth Under-Eyes and a Snatched Jawline

Jade rollers: also known as the Instagram-buzzy beauty product that has probably been all over your timeline. Chances are, you're either 1) …

Skin Care

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

Japan

You May Not Be Able to Control Your Negative Thoughts, But You Can Control What Actions You Take

See how mindfulness saved one woman's life and created a super successful business in the process.<p>2 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sarah Anne Stewart’s story of resilience and spirit is incredibly inspiring. Growing up in a healthy, holistic environment, she …

Mindfulness

A Glimpse at Anthony Bourdain’s New York City

Though <b>Anthony Bourdain</b> got his start in finer dining, the chef and food writer celebrated restaurants of all kinds in New York — frequently showing a passion for the underdog and places that didn’t normally pop up in food media.<p>As Bourdain’s fame and profile rose, he continued to return to his …

Anthony Bourdain

52 Hours at Breakup Boot Camp

My five-year relationship with my live-in boyfriend ended like this: I had an abortion, and he had an emotional affair with an Instagram model. Then I lost my mind.<p>Among other attempts at self-healing, I have tried: casual sex, dating apps, uppers, downers, day drinking and sobriety. I also tried …

This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

The best Instant Pot recipes you need to try

Do you own an Instant Pot? If you do, you know how versatile these kitchen appliances are. Instant Pots can be used to cook stew, saute meat, make …

Cooking

How to keep your cool when coworkers are annoying you

Here’s a fact you already know to be true: people are annoying.<p>Even people who you adore — like your best friends, family or your partner — will wear …

Strawberry Caprese Salad

Celebrate the sweet taste of spring with Strawberry Caprese Salad. Fresh basil, strawberries, and mini balls of mozzarella dot this fresh salad. …

Here's the Cheapest Flight to Europe From Every U.S. State

It's the golden age of flights to Europe. Price wars have pushed fares down so low that it's no longer mind-boggling when an airline offers a one-way …

European Travel

Our 10 Most-Popular Recipes Right Now

Count down through the top ten recipes our fans are cooking the most today.<p>Matt Armendariz, 2015<p>Don't fix what ain't broke, right? Simple and …

How to travel the world without going broke

"I don't need a vacation," said no one ever. But if you've ever put a trip on the back burner because you didn't think you could afford it, know that there are ways you can travel more without breaking the bank. We chatted with Emily McNutt, Associate Editor at The Points Guy, a site chock-full of …

Procrastinator? Me too. These 5 tips really helped me get to work.

Let's get this out of the way: I'm a procrastinator. It's likely you are too.<p>There's nothing I enjoy more than writing — OK, sleeping is a close …

8 Steps to Improving Your Self-Esteem

When it comes to your self-worth, only one opinion truly matters — your own. And even that one should be carefully evaluated; we tend to be our own …

17 Ketogenic Dinner Recipes for Lazy Cooks

Feed the whole family, whip up something fun <i>and</i> stick to the ketogenic diet? It’s tough to do it all. Especially when eating keto means buying a ton …

Cooking

11 Best TED Talks For When You Feel Burnt Out

The signs are all there: you feel depressed, anxious, and detached; you keep getting head and back aches; your job performance and relationships are …

Creativity

Expert Advice: How to Fold a Fitted Sheet, Step by Step

No doubt about it, when it comes to domestic efficiencies the fitted sheet is a dream invention. Yet, too often it’s an absolutely nightmare to fold. …

This One Thing Will Help You Keep Your Cast-Iron Skillet in Perfect Shape

<i>This content originally appeared on Cooking Light.</i><p>I have a go-to cast-iron skillet that I love and rely on, one that I use several times a week for …

Easy Italian Recipes

Shake up your usual dinner routine with these simple recipes for pastas, soups, meats, and more.<p>Gnocchi With Sausage and Spinach<p>Combine browned …

Healthy Zuppa Toscana

1. Heat the oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add the sausage and cook on all sides until browned, about 5 minutes. Transfer to a plate.<p>2. …

8 Mistakes That Are Keeping You from Being Super Photogenic

Do you dread group photos? Is your idea of hell being forced to pose for a—gasp—solo shot? Before you write yourself off as being innately …

10 Blonde Hair Colors for 2018

It's a new era of hair for golden girls.<p>Do blondes really have more fun? We can neither confirm nor deny, but these fabulous blonde hair color ideas …

This Moisturizer Sold Out in Four Hours—and It's Worth the Hype

Whenever we hear that a new product has a wait list that's thousands of people deep before it even launches, we're always skeptical if it's worth the …

Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup

This homemade<b> Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup</b> will quickly become a go-to family favorite! As a matter of fact it's probably the easiest and best …

28 amazing home products we found while shopping on Wayfair — all under $100

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Pictured: Three Posts Gilliard Ladder Bookcase, $89.99 Wayfair<p>As one of the largest online destinations for home, Wayfair offers more than …