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Germany's Most Tricked-Out Theme Park Was Once A Nuclear Reactor

It doesn't get much more sci-fi than this.<p>Germany's Wunderland Kalkar is far from your average family fun zone: the theme park is actually an abandoned nuclear power plant.<p>Originally a nuclear power station, the site "began partial operation" in the 1980s but "did not receive any nuclear …

100 Quick Weight-Loss Tips

Small, simple changes can lead to major results.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight is a journey composed of a million healthy choices we make each day. So keep these 100 tips in mind to continue on that healthy path, little by …

5 of the Best Wurst on Planet Barbecue

Is sausage the new bacon? Artisanal sausage restaurants are popping up like proverbial mushrooms after a rainstorm. My stepson runs one: Jake's Handcrafted in Brooklyn. Check it out and tell Jake that Steven sent you. According to Nielsen data, sausage sales more than doubled in the last 10 years, …

Beyonce Just Released a Very Personal Short Film on Feminism, Body Image, and Life

Photo: via YouTube<p>We love that Beyoncé always seems game to share little snippets of her life (via Instagram, Tumblr, or through her own music videos), but this morning, the singer gave us perhaps the most intimate look since her HBO documentary, <i>Beyoncé: Life Is But A Dream</i> aired a couple of years …

The 50 Best Self-Help Books of 2014

Self-help books cover topics ranging from business, to relationships, to creativity and peace. It’s a lot to cover in one ranking, but below we’ve …

Self-improvement

Ireland's Most Picture-Perfect Spots

The Fat-Burning Food That Works for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Fuel your workweek with this easy and versatile ingredient.<p><i>Michele Promaulayko is the former editor-in-chief of</i> Women's Health <i>and author of</i> 20 Pounds Younger.<p>By now, we've all heard about—and maybe even tried—the exalted quinoa grain. But until I started tapping into the great minds of …

The Best Stretch for Every Body Part

When it comes to getting the most out of your workout, you have to care for the muscles that heave all of those heavy weights, too<p>When you think of flexibility, it's likely that the first things that come to mind are touching your toes, or stretching your hamstrings. Unfortunately, those are often …

Savoy Cocktail Book: Retro Recipes for Drinks from the 1920s-1930s

For all its blessings and fascinations, retromania is easily at its most delicious when it comes to vintage food and drink, from the cocktails of <i>Mad Men</i> to yesteryear’s bizarre food concoctions. But there’s hardly a better way to add some vintage class to your life than with the <b>Savoy Cocktail Book</b> …

Drought revives 'forgotten art' at wineries: Farming without irrigation

The gnarled zinfandel grapevines on Rich Czapleski's land have borne fruit for more than 100 years, producing dark, intense wines that exemplify the special growing conditions in this coveted winemaking region.<p>Over that time, the vines have weathered some of California's worst droughts — including …

Wine & Spirits

Detox Soup to Make You Feel Awesome

Detox Soup is a great way to kick the new year off. This gluten-free recipe can be used during an official "cleanse" or to kick-start a conscious eating plan for 2015!<p>Ok, so if you’re going out on New Year’s Eve, do yourself a favor and make this soup one or two days before the festive first, and …

Gluten-Free

10 Simple Ways to Live Happy

Have you ever met anyone so happy it didn’t seem quite normal? Like, where are you getting all of those endorphins? We’re packed in the worst …

Easy, Healthy Desk Lunch: Beet + Lentil Salad

Both the beets and the lentils travel well if you're taking this with you. Just pack the arugula and dressing on the side for a beautiful and filling …

Healthy Eating

Sausage and Kale Dinner Tart Recipe on Food52

Brussels Sprouts with Pine Nuts and Thyme Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Here is a simple side. The white wine allows the sprouts to be steamed and evenly cooked to a perfect al dente. —Cassie Jones<p><b>Food52 Review:</b> WHO: Cassie Jones is an American ex-pat living in the Netherlands.<br>WHAT: A green weeknight side that goes with just about anything.<br>HOW: Sauté …

Momofuku's Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Fish Sauce Vinaigrette Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This recipe will add much-needed spark to your winter diet (and your Thanksgiving spread). Adapted lightly from Momofuku by David Chang and Peter Meehan (Clarkson Potter, 2009) —Genius Recipes<p><b>Serves: 4 to 6, as a side</b><p><b>Roasted Brussels Sprouts</b><p>2 tablespoons very thinly sliced cilantro …

Crunchy Cabbage Salad with Miso

• 1 teaspoon finely grated fresh ginger<br>• 1 small garlic clove, grated<br>• 2 tablespoons miso paste<br>• 2 tablespoons rice wine vinegar<br>• 1 tablespoon soy sauce<br>• 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil<br>• 2 tablespoons water<br>• 3 cups finely shredded cabbage (about ¾ pound cabbage)<br>• 1 large carrot, peeled and cut into very thin …

Pureed Parsnip and Cardamom Soup with Caramelized Shallots Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Cardamom keeps sneaking its way into my recipes as of recent -- its unique versatility to play sweet or savory roles makes it a great spice to play with. Here it partners with the humble parsnip, the two complementing each other's spicy-sweet flavors. A simmer in a bath of almond milk …

Roasted Garlic Soup with Olive Croutons Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I've had a bad cold all week, and it's destroyed my appetite. This soup changed that. Plus, it didn't require a trip to the grocery store -- something I definitely don't have the energy for right now. Another lazy bonus to this recipe is that the croutons and the garlic both want a …

Maple Sweet Potato Cakes with Curried Greek Yogurt Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> For about 2/3 of my life, I thought that I didn't like sweet potatoes. Why were they so sweet? And why was that sweetness right there on my plate, mixing with the savory Thanksgiving goodies I enjoyed far more? It turned out that the only times I had ever even tried sweet potatoes …

Watch: 7 Mindfulness Tools for Tech Addiction

Do you check Facebook when you first wake up in the morning? Are you tempted to text while you drive? If so, you're not alone. We all get unreasonable urges to check our smartphone!<p>When you're engaged in addictive or unhealthy use of technology, it can lower your consciousness and ability to be …

Permaculture Design Course

permaculture design course<p><b>7th to 21st July 2018</b><p>Permaculture offers practical skills and methods for designing and creating sustainable living …

The 4 Stages of Culture Shock (And How To Beat Them)

Culture shock tends to move through four different phases: wonder, frustration, depression and acceptance.<p>Of course, like all things that happen in …

The Do-Anywhere CrossFit Workout

No time? No equipment? No space? No problem. This travel-friendly, CrossFit-inspired workout will blast fat and sculpt muscle in minutes. No excuses!<p>Vacations generally present a number of fitness obstacles, and summer ones are no exception. For starters, there never seems to be enough room in your …

Food Waste: Causes, Effects, and Solutions

In the last several years, food waste has become an issue of growing interest among activists, scientists, and consumers alike. We are starting to …

7 Essential Career Tasks You Should Do Every Month

Just like you’re supposed to periodically clean out your refrigerator or wipe down your mirrors, there are certain essential tasks you should perform …

Sodium Citrate Will Turn A Block Of Cheese Into The Creamiest Nacho Sauce Ever. Get Some.

There will be a nacho cheese fountain at my wedding reception someday. <i>(If a wedding never happens, this is a formal request that there</i> at least <i>be one at my funeral.)</i> Knowing this, you should now understand that the importance of nacho cheese in my life is paramount. So heed my advice: Sodium …

A beginner's guide to the art of hiking

A walk in the park is one thing, but a wilderness hike is another. Go too far, choose a route too tough, set off without appropriate gear or the right preparation, and an outdoor adventure can turn ugly and maybe even dangerous.<p>Here are some top tips for beginners in the art of hiking.<p>Choose the …

Parents, grab these healthy make-ahead breakfast recipes: Blueberry bars, overnight oatmeal

Is your morning time in the kitchen in the limited? Tired of serving your family cold cereal or Pop-Tarts as you rush out of the house? Jenna Helwig, food editor at Parents magazine, has healthy breakfast ideas that are nutritious and can be made ahead. Get ready to sleep in and serve your family …

Breakfast

10 Inspirational Quotes Of Buddhist Wisdom From Ram Dass & Friends

I have come a long way in my 50 years in on this planet. I've lived through many crises, including cancer, divorce, a horrific car accident, and so …

Spirituality