Debra Jacobson

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Black Bean Brownies

Trust us, you won't believe they have black beans in them.<p><i>Flip Or Flop</i>'s Christina El Moussa and her nutritionist, Cara Clark, share their favorite …

We've Got It All Wrong: Mercury Retrograde Is Actually The Best Time To Manifest Our Dreams

The best astrological time to clear out mental detritus getting in the way of your personal growth and evolution begins April 9—and yes, that's …

[Infographic] Read This Before Your Next Presentation | [site:name]

Giving a presentation is a skilled task, which if successfully accomplished, can skyrocket your career leaving you invigorated. But when a …

Infographics

Getting Clear On What You Want. How One Simple Idea Took Me From Confusion to Clarity.

“Alice: Would you tell me please which way I ought to go from here?Cat: That depends a good deal on where you want to get to.Alice: I don’t know.Cat: …

18 Secret Ingredients that Time Efficient People Use

Time is that special thing we all want more of; That thing that doesn’t discriminate and equally resets every 24 hours for everyone. Have you ever …

16 Things Your Successful Friends Have Given Up

Sit down and think, for a moment, about what your successful friends do compared to your loser friends that complain. If you don’t have any …

10 ‘Harmless’ Habits to Drop If You Want to Be Successful - SUCCESS

If a project, partnership or opportunity doesn’t resonate with you and does not feel aligned with your values and your goals, you need to be …

Time Management

Tony Robbins: What I Learned From the World's Greatest Investors

People are "being sucked into doing the very opposite," he says.<p>It has been one of the more remarkable career arcs in business.<p>Tony Robbins came to …

How I Cracked The Code For Habit Building

Some changes never seemed to materialize, no matter how committed I was intellectually. I had always needed to be more fit, make faster progress on my startup business, and reserve more time for writing. But inertia was brutal. It was always easier to maintain the current routine and default habits.<p>…

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

7 Keys to Body Transformation

Considering that since 1980, the number of people experiencing weight problems has actually more than doubled, with there being 1.4 billion …

3 secrets to dealing with anger the right way, according to neuroscience

And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that's not going to be good for anyone…<p>I've talked before about how to deal with others who are angry and irrational, but how can you control those emotions in <i>yourself</i>?<p>Looking at the neuroscience, there's a right way and a wrong way to do …

A Banana Bread Recipe that You Can Actually Eat for Breakfast

There is never a wrong time to eat banana bread, and rarely a loaf we don’t love. <i>Food Network</i> host Nigella Lawson’s version, which can be found in …

Big Magic

• <b>Author:</b> Elizabeth Gilbert<p><b>"A must read for anyone hoping to live a creative life... I dare you not to be inspired to be brave, to be free, and to be curious.” —PopSugar</b><p><b>From the worldwide bestselling author of Eat Pray Love: the path to the vibrant, fulfilling life you’ve dreamed of</b>. <br>Readers of all …

The Mexican Slow Cooker

• <b>Author:</b> Deborah Schneider<p><b>A collection of 55 fix it and forget it recipes for Mexican favorites from an award-winning Mexican cooking authority, in a stylish, engaging package.</b><p>When acclaimed chef and cookbook author Deborah Schneider discovered that using her trusty slow cooker to make authentic …

Q&A: Photographer Kelli Klymenko Weighs in on the Future of iPhone Photography

It's no secret the iPhone has revolutionized the ways in which we take and share photographs. With the iPhone we all have the potential to take stunning, professional-caliber photos. Nonetheless, just because the potential is there, doesn't mean the potential is fulfilled. Practicing a lot helps, …

Chocolate Glazed Espresso Cheesecake

1. Preheat the oven to 325°F. Lightly grease the base of a 10-inch springform pan with nonstick spray.<p>2. <b>Make the Crust:</b> In a large bowl, mix the …

Recipes

30 Dreamy Kitchen Paint Colors and Ideas

You know, your walls don't have to be white.<p>Punch up those cabinets with bright blues and reds, or ground a large space with a soothing gray or green. Here, the ultimate kitchen color inspiration is served. (And if you get through all of these ideas and still love those pearly whites? Check out …

Farrow & Ball

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

Interior Design

This Tastes Just Like Christmas... in a Cup

This is the ultimate (non-alcoholic) drink for the season, with such an interesting array of textures and flavors you won't need to reach for that pudding.<p>I recently met someone who doesn't like cinnamon. It's almost as alien as "I don't like coriander" (although I have a cousin who oddly doesn't …

Recipes

Bordeaux: The Perfect Wine for Holiday Gifting

<i>We may have food down cold, but wine? This is where we'll conquer it. Join us; we don't want to drink alone.</i><p><i>Today: How to find the perfect bottle of wine for your host or hostess.</i><p>Giving gifts of wine at the holidays is, for me, like a year in review.<p>I start by reviewing all the interactions I’ve …

Sparkling Wine

The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success

• <b>Author:</b> Deepak Chopra<p>Deepak Chopra distills the essence of his teachings into seven simple, yet powerful principles that can easily be applied to create success in all areas of your life. Based on natural laws that govern all of creation, this book shatters the myth that success is the result of …

Outwitting the Devil

• <b>Author:</b> Napoleon Hill<p>Napoleon Hill wrote this book in 1938, just after publication of his all-time bestseller, <i>Think and Grow Rich</i>. This powerful tale has never been published, considered too controversial by his family and friends.<br>Using his legendary ability to get to the root of human potential, …

Sharp Objects

• <b>Author:</b> Gillian Flynn<p><b>AN HBO® LIMITED SERIES STARRING AMY ADAMS</b><p><b>FROM THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF GONE GIRL</b><br>Fresh from a brief stay at a psych hospital, reporter Camille Preaker faces a troubling assignment: she must return to her tiny hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls. …

5 Perfect Pumpkin Recipes Just in Time For the Holidays

here have been many pumpkin bread recipes over the years, but none as good as this one. Just a bit of mixing and stirring, pop it in the oven, and, in about an hour, you'll have a house smelling of sweet autumn spices.<p><b>1. Perfect Pumpkin Bread</b><p>I've tried many pumpkin bread recipes over the years, but …

Afternoon Tea

5 Simple Nighttime Tricks to Wake Up with Glowing Skin

Get luminous while you sleep.<p>Let's face it: Your morning skin-care routine can (and often does) turn into a race against the clock. So why not let your products do the heavy lifting for you while you sleep—instead of rushing through a complicated a.m. process? We asked Annie Chiu, M.D., a …

Skin Care

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …