Karla Caruso

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The 20 Best Getaways for Parents (Only)

Tucked behind the flashy Fontainebleau is one of Miami’s best-kept secrets: the Soho Beach House, a small, open-to-the-public hotel within the city’s …

The 20 Best Islands for Dream Getaways: Readers' Choice Awards 2015

A palm-fringed island of perfect snorkeling and shady hammocks may seem like a dream, but it's a fantasy found in many destinations around the world. Whether your passion is for wildlife, wild waves, or simply wild cocktail recipes, these 20 islands should be at the top of your list.<p>Raja Ampat …

Four Ways to Amp Up Your Emotional Intelligence Today

Posted by Anne Loehr<p>We’ve all heard stories or perhaps even witnessed leaders who just can’t keep their cool. They may storm through the office, slam …

Why Emotional Intelligence Effects the Bottom Line

Posted by Anne Loehr<p>It’s a Friday afternoon and Alexus is holding a status meeting with her team. After the project manager gives a complete update, …

It Takes Courage To Use Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence. We hear the term all the time, thinking it's some abstract leadership model that only the elite use to improve themselves and their teams.<p>I'm here to tell you that EQ is real and the opportunity to use it occurs many times a day, if you're willing to listen and use it. Here …

Self-help

9 Simple Ways To Stay Calm In Highly Charged Situations

Let’s face it: we all sometimes find ourselves in situations where we feel like our patience is on its last thread. We blow a fuse and our anger …

12 Life Changing Buddhist Quotes

You’ve seen statues of him, symbols of the great Buddha all over. We know people pray to him, rub his belly, worship and adore him but who is he and …

7 Interview Questions to Help You Assess Emotional Intelligence

Determining who you hire for a job plays a big part in forming your company’s culture and ensuring its future success. Selecting informative …

Everyone wants to be happy. Almost everyone is going about it wrong. - Vox

As a therapist, the number-one goal I hear from my patients is: "I just want to be happy." I ask, "What would being happy mean to you?" The answers range from "Everything I wish for will happen" to "I will feel good all the time" to "I won't ever feel sad or disappointed."<p>These patients are deeply …

How To Stop Worrying

Ever feel like you can’t turn your brain off? Worried about how to stop worrying? We all deal with this when life gets challenging.There is a way to …

Learn to Forgive Others No Matter What

A little while ago I wrote a post around the importance of learning how to practice self-forgiveness. In that same vein it is essential to learn how …

Positive Thinking

Necessary Healing

<i>True maturation on the spiritual path requires that we discover the depth of our wounds. As Achaan Chah put it, “If you haven’t cried a number of</i> …

Spirituality

Fresh Ricotta with Red Chile and Honey

Fresh ricotta is not only a delicious and versatile cheese, but also surprisingly easy to make. Andrew Zimmern likes to season his ricotta with honey …

Homemade Sauerkraut is the Best Fermented Gift

In this time of year filled with cookie exchanges and ubiquitous fruitcakes, why not rebel and give something that’s both tasty and healthy?<p>In this …

Xu Beixi's answer to What is the highest form of emotional intelligence?

This may have already been answered. EQ has been formally defined as such:<p><b>Emotional intelligence</b> (<b>EI</b>) is the ability to monitor one's own and other …

You Are God: The True Teachings of Jesus

Brandon West, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p><b>In this article we will explore how the true teachings of Jesus can be summed up by three little words: you are</b> …

Top 8 Supplements to Boost Your Pineal Gland Function

Anna Hunt, <i>Staff Writer</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>The pineal gland, an endocrine gland located in the brain, is said to be the seat of the soul. Also referred to as …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Operating Systems

Enchanted Isle: Puerto Rico

If <b>Puerto Rico</b> isn’t on your radar, it’s time to readjust. The Caribbean’s most convenient destination—especially for Americans, who don’t need a passport to get there—is also one of its most interesting.<p>An unincorporated U.S. territory since the end of the Spanish-American War, Puerto Rico …

The 5 Best Places to See the Leaves Change Color This Fall

It's our favorite time of year again. The air is cooling (finally!), the kids are back in school, our favorite sweaters are coming out of storage, and all the trees are starting to change color. We love it -- with one, crucial caveat. We're city dwellers, and access to the vividly color-changing …

Black Bean & Corn Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette

Servings: 6 (as a side dish)<p>Total Time: 30 Minutes, plus at least one hour to chill<p>Ingredients<p>For the Salad<p>2 ears fresh corn<br>• 1 cup chopped red onion<br>• 1 …

Shoyu Cabbage Soup

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 50 min<p>Humble cabbage takes center stage in this vegetarian ramen-inspired cabbage soup.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>1 medium onion, thinly sliced<p>2 carrots, peeled, thinly sliced<p>2 celery stalks, thinly sliced<p>2 garlic cloves, chopped<p>1/2 …

Recipes

Darkest Chocolate Cake with Red Wine Glaze

10 Servings<p>“The great thing about this cake? It's not fussy. You can just pour the glaze over and it sets. Done.” —Rick Mast<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for pan<p>⅓ cup all-purpose flour, plus more for pan<p>8 oz. bittersweet chocolate (at …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts

Small Apartment With A Perfectly-Planned Interior

Although very small compared to other apartments, this place has a very charming interior and it would be perfect as a temporary home for a student …