Doris Jacobs

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19 Delicious Ways to Get More Gut-Healthy Kimchi in Your Diet

Gut health is all the rage these days. No surprise, given how high stress levels are, how much added sugar is sneaking into what we eat, and how …

These Six Slow Cooker Dinners Are Perfect When You Have A Busy Day

Just throw it in the slow cooker, go about your day, and come home to dinner!

Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

Books

The Most Popular Book the Year You Were Born

How many have you read? (#7 is a good place to start...)<p>As Anna Quindlen once said, "Books are the plane, and the train and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home." These were the tomes making people laugh, weep and whisper in homes across the country as your story got …

The Definitive Ranking of Beyoncé’s 50 Best Songs

When life gives you Lemonade, well, you judge the 12 new tracks and then rank them against the best songs of her 13-year career thus far. Here’s our …

How to Master Microsoft Office Outlook

Microsoft Outlook is the de facto email and calendaring client in most offices—and it can help manage your tasks and notes as well. Beyond just …

Avocado Recipes

These delicious recipes include gooey cheese-topped guacamole and chilled avocado soup with crab.

Food

10 Homemade Stocks for All Your Soup Needs

Don't ever throw those bones away—utilize them to make these 10 flavorful, long-simmering stocks.<p><b>There's nothing like a large pot of simmering goodness</b> to welcome you home after a long, tiring day. In case you didn't know, stock, as opposed to broth, is made with bones, and the collagen from those …

The Obama Girls Shop It Up In DC While Mom FLOTUS Gets Chic For White House Christmas Tree

<b>Sasha</b> and<b> Malia Obama</b> spent their Saturday shopping in D.C., just like sister-besties typically do. This time, it was for a cause. AND with dad. Pics …

Christmas Trees

4 Healthy Fats for High Heat Cooking

If you want to make a meal more satisfying, a surefire way is to add fat. If you choose the right ones, fats are nutrient-dense, great for you, and, perhaps most importantly, tasty.<p>That said, not all fats are suitable for all types of cooking. For example, olive oil is great for salad dressings, …

Nutrition

Meditation Tips for Beginners

Today meditation is ingrained as part of my daily life. Like most I have not always enjoyed the benefits of regular meditation.<p>For me it did not happen over night, though with the right environment, frame of mind, assistance, meditation is within everyone's grasp.<p>I may have been introduced at a …

Meditation

How to Create To-Do Lists in Notes

The improvements to the Notes app are some of the most helpful upgrades for iOS 9. Now you can add links, include sketches, and create checkable to-do lists. Whether you want to set yourself weekly goals or you want a grocery list you won’t forget at home, it’s easy and ever so efficient.<p>To create …

Butter Cookies

150+ Designer Kitchens for Every Style

Allow these culinary hot spots to stir up major inspiration for your own home.<p>We've gathered all our best cooking hubs in one place – from country casual to sleek and modern. Which one inspires you most?

What President Obama Meant to Say After the Oregon Shooting

My fellow Americans, I'm obviously disheartened, and saddened by the events that occurred in Oregon today, I want to express my deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers to the families of those we've lost and those that have been injured. Sincerely.<p>I'd like to take this moment to tell all of you …

Guns

Happy Anniversary! 10 Lessons Barack And Michelle Obama Taught Us About Love

How much do Barack and Michelle love one another? Let us count the ways! If there is one thing that is absolutely undeniable about President Barack …

Relationships

How to Build Routines that Keep Your Life and Work On Track

If you think depending on routines will turn you into a boring, predictable, uncreative automaton, think again. Routines are the secret weapon of …

Productivity

Michelle Obama highlights education with #62milliongirls

<b>(CNN) —</b> 62 million girls. That's the number of girls around the world who are not in school.<p>On Saturday, first lady Michelle Obama announced a new campaign during the star-studded Global Citizen Festival in New York's Central Park to raise awareness of the issue.<p>"I see myself in these girls. I see …

Michelle Obama

FLOTUS WERQ: Michelle Obama at State Dinner in Vera Wang | Tom + Lorenzo

Home » Fashion » FLOTUS WERQ: Michelle Obama at State Dinner in...<p>Posted on September 27, 2015<p><i>U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama and U.S. President</i> …

Beyoncé and Michelle Obama Share a Hug – Plus 4 Other Must-See Moments from the Global Citizen Festival

There was so much star power at Saturday’s Global Citizen Festival in New York City, you just might have been able to see it from space.<p>Beyoncé, …

How to prepare your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch for iOS 9

With iOS 9 set for release on September 16, now's a good time to get your devices ready for the update.<p>Apple first announced iOS 9, the mobile operating system that runs on the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad lineups. The update refines Apple's vision of a mobile computing experience, adding features …

Beta Testing

35 Hearty Fall Recipes That'll Warm You Right Up

Autumn weather calls for serious comfort food.<p>These autumn dishes check off every box. They're filling, easy to make and perfect for a chilly fall day.

7 Perfect Salads For An Entire Week Of Healthy Eating

The fastest way to turn someone off of healthy eating is to fill them up with salads. Unless of course, the salads include one of the seven delicious recipes we have for you below. You see, in life there are salads, and then there are SALADS. The first is a quickly thrown together pile of lettuce …

Healthy Eating

Zucchini Noodle Recipes That'll Make You Forget All About Pasta

Move over spaghetti squash, there’s a whole new pasta-shaped veggie on the market. Actually, there’s an array of new options thanks to a small, affordable kitchen appliance called the spiralizer.<p>The spiralizer can take just about any vegetable ― our favorite option is zucchini ― and turn it into …

Healthy Eating

The Easy Vegetarian Recipes You Want And Need

For one reason or another, making a filling and satisfying meat-free meal has the reputation of being a labor intensive process. Maybe the rumor stems from the fact that most vegetarian recipes call for fresh produce, which requires a little more prep. We're not sure. Either way, we're here to tell …

Cooking

Yoga and Meditation Can Positively Affect DNA

Yoga and meditation are well-documented to have psychological, emotional and physical benefits for people at all stages of health, including cancer patients. Now breakthrough research reveals yoga and meditation can positively affect DNA.<p>Telomeres, located at the tips of DNA chromosomes, shorten …

Yoga

Over 30 Recipes to Put Herb Stems to Good Use

<i>AntoniaJames helps us stem our waste of herb stems.</i><p>Last week as I was preparing dinner, my son walked into the kitchen saying, “Wow, that cilantro smells so good!” I was standing between him and my prep surface, so he couldn’t see what I was chopping. In fact, I was chopping just the stems, and not …

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Sweet slumber can be yours in a minute or less.<p>Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we've all tried them. But the new solution could be simply learning to breathe.<p><b>What is it?</b><p>The 4-7-8 breathing …