Jennifer Wilson

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The Best Vegan Chili Ever!!!

Shares 17K<p>It has been nose-nipping, fingertips feel like they’re falling off, wonder why I don’t own snow pants, scarf wrapped high enough to meet my …

Homemade Vegetarian Chili

Greetings from a winter wonderland. Little icicles line the rooftops and the trees are encased in thick layers of dazzling ice. I’m warm and cozy …

3 Steps to Revolutionize How You Handle Your Next Personal Challenge

128<p>SHARES<p>Want to unlock an unexpected world of possibility in your practice—and your life? Then Yoga Journal's upcoming course <b>The Power of Play</b> …

11 Books That'll Change Your Life For the Better

Sometimes all we need to help place us on the right path in life is a well-written book with advice from an expert. Reading in general can help with …

15 Photography Assignments of Different Places to Shoot

If you’re looking for photographic inspiration, shoot in these different places:15 Places to PhotographSome fun places you can shoot:• Bathrooms<br>• Coffee …

Street Photographer Documents Russian Gangsters In Their Natural Habitat

Photographing wildlife is a lot like taking photos of thugs, gangsters and criminals on the streets- they both force you to shoot without being seen, …

I am The Architect! Just like Avril Lavigne

“I’m the Architect. I am always looking at the blueprint of any situation, and if something isn’t working I will find the most efficient and logical …

5 Tips To Conducting Better Performance Reviews

Performance reviews are unenjoyable for all parties, the least we can do is make them constructive. Implement these 5 tips to make the most of them:

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

I drank lemon water every morning for a week — and I saw results

Winter can be a difficult time to stay healthy when it seems like everyone around you is infected with the flu. Although there are many natural remedies and precautions you can take to try and fight these nasty viruses, sometimes, their attack is just too strong. So this winter, I decided to try …

15 things you should be doing after work instead of watching TV if you want to be happier

For the longest time, I would come home from work and immediately pop on the TV. It was mindless — after a day of meetings, intensive heads-down work, and never-ending email chains, the only thing I thought I wanted to do was watch five episodes of some sitcom I'd seen hundreds of times before.<p>But …

Kick Off Your Daily Journaling Habit With This Simple Template

Journaling every day is a habit that comes with a lot of great benefits, like dealing with emotions, focusing on goals, and developing creativity. If …

The Thematic Approach to Journal Writing

There are no real rules when it comes to journal writing, but thematic journaling is the approach National Journal Writing Month encourages. In this …

Creative Writing

How writing 750 words a day could change your life

Every morning, people around the world participate in an almost religious ritual. Shortly after waking, they curl up with a journal and pen or pencil. They start writing, and they don’t stop until they’ve filled at least three hand-written pages—about 750 words.<p>The routine is called Morning Pages, …

Creative Writing

The Benefits of Writing Your Own Weekly, Monthly, and Annual Reviews

There’s something quite special that happens when we reflect on what we’ve done. Well, two things, actually. One is that we gain a better …

8 Ways to Stop Thinking About Journaling and Actually Start Journaling

We’ve talked before about the power of journaling. Setting aside some dedicated time to meditate on and write about your life—and your job—can not …

Stuck In A Rut? Get Color Coordinated

Have you ever experienced a stretch of time where your creative juices don’t flow? Your camera gathers dust on your desk. Your motivation to go out …

Why Visualizing Our Dreams Every Day Is Monumentally Important

My dream is to travel the world.<p>I want to wake up in another country on the other side of the world and go out to breakfast. Then I want to sit by …

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Elena Ferrante: ‘The experience of writing a diary transformed me into a fiction writer’

I thought that when one writes, it makes no sense to be contained, to censor oneself<p>I kept a diary for several years as a girl. I was a timid adolescent; all I said was yes, and mostly I was silent. In my diary, on the other hand, I let go: I recounted in detail what happened to me every day, very …

How I Read One Book a Day

Literacy is a bridge from misery to hope.” —Kofi AnnanWill Smith has a famous speech where he said that the two keys to life are; running, because it …

Is having a baby unethical?

When it comes to having kids, there are many things to consider: do you have the financial security, the emotional maturity, a healthy enough career? …

How To Change Your Life In 30 Days

Your identity is not fixed, but highly fluid.<p>Your identity follows your behaviors.<p>How does this work?<p>It works based on two very important …

This is the 1 Stretch I Always Do After a Workout

I have a confession: I don't stretch enough after working out. But whether doing cardio or strength training, I always make time for this one stretch — seated straddle. My lower back and hamstrings always need some extra love, and this is the one stretch that targets them both. Here are a few …

Improve Your Posture and Ease Pain With This $12 Butt Pillow

We’ve posted a lot of deals in the past on these coccyx seat cushions, but $12 is one of the best prices we’ve seen to date. If you aren’t familiar, …

9 yoga poses to help you live your most healthy, vibrant life

In the midst of a heart-pumping workout, you’re probably <i>not</i> contemplating the long-term consequences of every single burpee and plank jack on your …

This course will take you from Excel basics to financial modelling in a blink

If you’ve spent any time working in an office environment, you’ve likely used Microsoft Excel, the ubiquitous spreadsheet tool that powers many of …

Learn the business skills that every employer is looking for with these affordable online classes

<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>GoSkills<p>You don't have to have a business degree to excel in your career, but it certainly helps to be in-the-know about the common …

Learn Excel Online

I understand why you might be hesitant though.<p>Excel can be intimidating. Where do you even begin? What should you learn first? These are just two of …