Deb Batt

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Personalized Cutting Board Personalized Engagement Gift Personalized Wedding Gift for Couples Personalized Gift Personalize Cutting Board

We create cutting boards that are so nice you may have a hard time cutting on it for the first time. But trust us, use them... our boards can take it.<p>Every single cutting board we offer is personally handmade by us in our commercial wood shop based in Sacramento California. After we make your …

How I get ready: Jo Malone

‘I’ll jump into the bath with my favourite bath cologne and, yes, I always light a candle’

Why You're Still Single (And How to Change That) -- Part I

"<i>I'm normal, attractive and have a good personality, so why am I still single</i>?"<p>By all measures, my NYC clients are the most motivated, savvy and successful, but they're also the most <i>terrified</i>. They've inexplicably struggled in their pursuit of long lasting relationships and love. And they want to …

8 Easter Desserts That Will Impress Your Guests

These Easter desserts are as impressive as they are delicious. Get ready for the oohs and aahs!<p><b>1. Strawberry & Rhubarb Crisp</b><p>One of the easiest and best desserts I know. Tart rhubarb and sweet strawberries bubbling away in their own juices beneath a crunchy oat streusel topping. Serve warm out of …

The best new tourist attractions on earth, according to Lonely Planet

If globe-trotting is on your bucket list this year, travel guide company Lonely Planet wants to tell you where to go. Its list of the world’s best travel experiences of 2015, part of its latest ebook, “New in Travel,” will take you off the beaten track from Ireland to Panama to South Africa. Here’s …

Hong Kong

The Sex Lives of Cannibals

• <b>Author:</b> J. Maarten Troost<p><b>The laugh-out-loud true story of a harrowing and hilarious two-year odyssey in the distant South Pacific island nation of Kiribati—possibly The Worst Place on Earth.</b><br>At the age of twenty-six, Maarten Troost—who had been pushing the snooze button on the alarm clock of life by …

How To Make Burrata At Home

If you've never had burrata, stop reading immediately and run to your nearest Italian restaurant. Then hurry back, because you're going to want to understand exactly what you just ate. You'll know for certain that it was the most sublime thing you've ever consumed: a creamy, salty cloud that melted …

Ten tips for taking great iPhone photos

Here are ten great tips for making the most of your iPhone photography.The iPhone is a fantastic device for snapping pictures: It has excellent …

9 Ways the iPhone 6 Beats the iPhone 5S

There is no doubt that the iPhone 6 is a big improvement over the iPhone 5s, but is it worth paying $100 more than an iPhone 5s on contract? That’s a …

The Best Mobile Apps Of 2014

Have all these apps downloaded? If not, you should!<p>There are a lot more to mobile apps than just Angry Birds. The best apps of 2014 are rethinking the way we consume news, socialize, create and consume art, call for help, comprehend scientific principles, and of course, approach our daily work. …

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4 Huge Mistakes I Made As A Wife (I'm The Ex-Wife Now)

<i>By Sloane Bradshaw</i><p>At first it was easy for me to point every single finger and toe at my husband for obliterating our 10-year marriage. He's the one who cheated and walked out without looking back. And long before that, he repeatedly shut me out, choosing to bury himself in his work to avoid what …

5 more apps that make you say 'Wow!'

There are approximately 1.3 million apps available for our smartphones and tablets. Many are simply a bad idea. Most are average in use or scope. Fortunately, some very innovative developers have changed the way we used to do things for the better. Here are five mind-boggling apps that I know …

The Best Travel Gear Of 2014

Good design makes travel suck less. Here are seven accessories that make great holiday gifts for globetrotters.<p>Good design makes getting from point A to point B suck less. Here are seven accessories we came across in 2014 that aim to solve weary travelers’ problems, big and small–they’ll ease your …

Travel Gear

8 awesome paid iPhone apps you can get free right now (save $72!)

While people are always on the hunt for good deals, Thanksgiving week is known for being the one week each year that people devote the most time to …

The 30 Best iPhone Apps to Download Now

Just pick up a new phone? Or simply have an afternoon to burn and want to download some toys? These are our must-have iPhone apps.<p>Whether you just picked up a new iPhone or you're looking for an app revamp, these 24 apps belong on your home screen. Including everything from music, navigation, …

Help a stranger return your lost Android device, place contact info on your lock screen

If you’ve ever lost something, something important like a wallet or, say, a smartphone, there is nothing better than that feeling when a stranger calls you up and returns your lost property. In terms of a lost Android device, seeing your gear returned safely is much more likely if you help that …

10 best news apps for Android

The Internet has changed the way that we view news. Instead of having a TV producer or a newspaper editor determine the most important stuff for us and then buying into their product, we are now free to roam the waves of the Web to find the news that matters most to us. There are a ton of sites out …

Apps

The Biggest Failures of Successful People (and How They Got Back Up)

When you mess up, drop the ball, screw the pooch, or have an epic fail, it can feel like the world is ending and your career is kaput. First: take a …

"Snickers" Bars

Makes 12 Servings<p>September 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>Base<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>3 1/2 ounces high-quality milk chocolate (such as Valrhona, Scharffen Berger, or Lindt), chopped<p>1 cup creamy peanut butter<p>3/4 cup puffed rice cereal<p>Peanut Nougat<p>1 large egg white<p>1/8 teaspoon plus 3/4 cup sugar, divided<p>3 …

Dessert

Classroom Replaces Desks with Exercise Bikes

Ward Elementary in Winston-Salem, North Carolina has a classroom filled with exercise bikes instead of desks. Started five years ago, the Read and …

7 HOT Sex Tweaks You Need to Try

Bring on the bedroom bliss.<p>Chances are, you already have a pretty good sex life going on already. But what if you could bump that pretty good up a notch, to absolutely positively insanely amazing? Well, you can. Just try these minor upgrades, brought to you by some top sex experts, and you’re in …

Muscle

Can a Green Smoothie Change Your Life?

Can a green smoothie transform your life? After watching 56 minutes of <i>Powered by Green Smoothies,</i> I had to say yes. In the new documentary by Sergei Boutenko, ten ultrarunners and CrossFitters kept their typical training and racing regimen unchanged but added a quart of green smoothies—packed with …

Become A Leader On LinkedIn: 4 Steps To A More Active Profile

Would you go to a business lunch and stand alone in the corner? I imagine not. Yet many professionals sign up to LinkedIn and then do nothing on the platform, which is pretty much the same thing.<p>Used well, LinkedIn can help you expand existing networks .<p>But before you reach you, you need to …

7 Psychology Tricks To Influence People And Get Exactly What You Want

The Best Leaders Are Insatiable Learners

Nearly a quarter century ago, at a gathering in Phoenix, Arizona, John W. Gardner delivered a speech that may be one of the most quietly influential speeches in the history of American business — a text that has been photocopied, passed along, underlined, and linked to by senior executives in some …

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Ali Smith: 'There are two ways to read this novel, but you're stuck with it – you'll end up reading one of them'

The academic turned author talks to Alex Clark about modernism, imagination and why she could never be a lawyer<p>Visit Ali Smith's terraced cottage in Cambridge and you'll quickly begin to suspect that you've stumbled into one of her fictions. For a start, you can't quite find it as you wander up and …

Great Candidates Are Everywhere if You Stop Looking for Them the Old Way

Old-school hiring tools like the applicant tracking system are failing to help you attract great candidates. Here's how to get top talent in your pipeline.<p>Every CEO's job description includes "hiring manager." As an entrepreneur, I can attest to how mission-critical it is to build a great team that …

Employment