Joshua Zaring

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Frozen Banana Bites Recipe

"A simple dessert that people love! You can use anything you want in place of the toffee: sprinkles, nuts, cookie crumbs, or whatever! This is also …

Native Americans Left A Code Of 20 Rules For Mankind To Live By. #11 Is The Most Important!

Every great person, regardless of culture, religion, tribe, or ethnicity, follows certain words of wisdom.<p>These words of wisdom transcend the …

Victorinox I.N.O.X. Carbon

When we first heard of the I.N.O.X. watch (the one that can survive being run over by a tank), we were reasonably floored. After all, it’s the only …

Carbon Fiber

Here's how much money you should save at every age so you aren't working forever

You're not the only one who struggles to save money. In fact, most Americans are pretty bad at it. A 2017 survey from GOBankingRates found that 57 percent of Americans have less than $1,000 in their savings accounts.<p>Pamela Capalad, a certified financial planner and founder of Brunch & Budget, told …

This 26-year-old With $148,000 in the Bank Is on Track to Retire at 37 — Here’s His Playbook

It's never to early to start saving for retirement.<p>Most people don’t start saving for retirement until they land their first “real” job as a …

Extreme frugality allowed me to retire at 32 – and regain control of my life

As I write this, I’m sitting on the back porch of the rural Vermont homestead I share with my husband and our daughter, gazing out on the 66 acres of forest, fruit trees, gardens, ponds, and streams that we feel incredibly lucky to call our own.<p>Just a few years ago, this seemed like an impossible …

Minimalism

Sweet backyard studio packs loads of amenities into 312 square feet

Granny flat inspiration ahead<p>As U.S. cities hurt for housing, accessory dwelling units—also known as granny flats—are becoming an ever more appealing option. If you’re thinking of building a backyard home, consider following the example of this lovely Sydney studio from architect Ulrika Saar. The …

Laundry Rooms

Conversation Boosts Kids' Brain Development

New research has discovered that conversation between an adult and a child appears to change the child’s brain.<p>In a study of children between the …

The Brain

This mindfulness trick is super-effective at calming anxiety

People are saying the results are instant<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of …

Mindfulness

7 Toxic Thoughts You Need to Stop Now (If You Want to Succeed) | Inc.com

Are you the kind of <b>person who overthinks</b> and <b>overanalyzes everything</b> so much that you end up working less effectively than you'd like?<p>The good news is you're not alone. It's a trait shared by many, many people--particularly those in leadership. The bad news: it needs to stop, because it's causing …

Self-help

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 …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? 7 Things the Most Successful Parents Do, According to Science

From Jeff Bezos to Sara Blakely and Tony Robbins, here's how the world's most successful people raise their kids.<p>The rich aren't like you and me, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote almost a century ago. One of the ways that's most obvious today is how they choose to raise their kids.<p>Let's assume that the …

Researchers Discover 'Anxiety Cells' In The Brain

Scientists have found specialized brain cells in mice that appear to control anxiety levels.<p>The finding, reported Wednesday in the journal <i>Neuron,</i> could eventually lead to better treatments for anxiety disorders, which affect nearly 1 in 5 adults in the U.S.<p>"The therapies we have now have …

Neuroscience

The Ignite ring is made of lava rock and glows

Although this Kickstarter project falls more into the cool factor than a gadget, the Ignite ring does fuse lava rock, a proprietary polymer and …

Dad Discipline and Mom Discipline Are Different

Researchers used to think dad discipline didn't matter. Then their subjects grew up.<p>As scientists have developed a clearer understanding of how …

Chemical imbalances don’t cause depression — society does

When you are depressed and anxious, you get hit by two kinds of stigma. People will often say that you’re being weak or self-indulgent and just need …

'Whinge less, people!': Life advice from a 27-year-old woman dying from cancer is going viral for all the right reasons

A post written by a 27-year-old Australian woman who died of cancer last week has gone viral on Facebook with more than 50,000 shares and 60,000 likes.<p>Holly Butcher from Grafton, Australia, suffered from Ewing's sarcoma, which is often found in the bone and surrounding soft tissue.<p>She wrote the …

16 of the Strangest Unsolved Mysteries of All Time

Photo: Shutterstock<p>1. The Incident at Dyatlov Pass<p>On the first night of February 1959, nine ski-hikers died mysteriously in the mountains of what is …

Big Cabin | Little Cabin

Comprised of a pair of cedar-clad structures, Big Cabin | Little Cabin reimagines the vernacular architecture of Colorado's Rocky Mountain region. …

Pulled From the Past: Easy, Delicious Recipes for 2018

When it comes to recipes, a beautiful photograph is more likely to influence one’s decision to make a dish than any name or description. It’s simple: If it looks good, you’re going to want to make it. But when NYT Cooking began in September 2014, only some of our 16,000 recipes included …

Recipes

The Best Things We Bought in 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, we at Wirecutter are reopening our blog. As people who are truly passionate about how the things we own affect our lives, …

50 Tough Questions You Never Ask Yourself, But Should | Inc.com

With the dawn of every New Year, pledges are made by hopefuls everywhere to do or change something big in their life and business. Most of these commitments are shelved or forgotten altogether soon after we ring in that very same New Year.<p><i>"Your vision will become clear only when you can look into</i> …

Time I

As Workouts Intensify, a Harmful Side Effect Grows More Common

Three years ago, Christina D’Ambrosio went to her first spin class, pedaling fast on a stationary bike to the rhythms of popular music as an instructor shouted motivation.<p>But Ms. D’Ambrosio, who exercises regularly, found the hourlong class was harder than she anticipated. By the end her legs were …

Medicine

Hidden Stone House in San Juan Island

La Pierre, French name for “the stone” is a design house in San Juan, United States, conceived by Olson Kundig. The concept was to integrate this …

7 ways billionaires like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates demonstrate the ancient philosophy of Marcus Aurelius

Around 304 BC, a wealthy and successful merchant named Zeno was shipwrecked on a trading voyage. He lost nearly everything. Making his way to Athens, he was introduced to philosophy by Crates of Thebes, a famous Cynic, which changed his life. Within a few years, Stoic philosophy would be born. As …

I retired at 37 as a self-made millionaire — here's my best investing advice for your 20s, 30s, and 40s

Investing in too many things at once could destroy your wealth. Courtesy of Chris Reining <i>Chris Reining worked as cyber security programmer in the Midwest before retiring as a millionaire at age 37. The following was recently published under the "Ask Chris" column on his website.</i><p>Today's question …

Technically Speaking: The Formula Behind 'Buy High/Sell Low'

With the markets closed on Monday, there really isn't much to update you on "technically" from this past weekend's missive. The important point, if …

Rents in San Francisco — and these 4 other cities — are getting slashed like crazy

It’s time to negotiate lower rent. Here’s how to do it.<p>The rent is no longer too damn high.<p>Median rents are now $1,650 a month, down 2.9% compared to …

Real Estate

Should I Repay Student Loans Faster or Save for Retirement?

College debt can be a real drag on your finances, but you don't want to let it drag down your retirement nest egg, too.<p>Most of us know how important …