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19 Writing Tips To Help You Become The Next J.K. Rowling

We asked writers what helps them stay motivated.<p>1. No cute coffee shop with notebook for me. It's all about <b>snuggling up in bed with the laptop, a cup of tea and SoundCloud drip-feeding me music</b> with the perfect ambience for the mood of the story.<p>And when I need to get out of my bubble, I go to …

Why Some People Are Hurt More by Break-Ups Than Others

A friend once grumbled that, given the choice, she’d rather see her ex miserable than herself happy.<p>Few things in life are as traumatic as the end of …

Relationships

Stop Spending So Much on Food

Eat more on less.<p>True or false? Coupons always save you money.<p>When you shop for groceries, money-saving “wisdom” you’ve heard in the past shops with …

Personal Finance

The Secret Power Of Introverts

If you had to guess, what would you say investor Warren Buffett and civil rights activist Rosa Parks had in common? How about Charles Darwin, Al Gore, J.K. Rowling, Albert Einstein, Mahatma Gandhi and Google’s Larry Page? They are icons. They are leaders. And they are introverts.<p>Despite the …

The Recipe for a Lasting Relationship

Source<p>Relationship. A word that can be defined as the way in which two people are connected. But with the connection of two people comes many other factors and once the initial honeymoon phase is over, things can start to go a little downhill. That is when many people choose to give up. "It's not …

10 Small Things You Can Do Every Day to Get Smarter

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

Silicon Valley

How to Heal After a Painful Breakup

<i>by guest blogger Pam Fullerton, psychotherapist and writer</i><p>I will preface this post by saying you'll want to read this even if you are currently in a loving relationship, you're entering a new relationship, or you're healing from a breakup -- you'll see why!<p>Breakups are painful, period. A …

How to Survive Heartbreak

I woke up suddenly, feeling disorientated, knowing something was horribly, horribly wrong in my world. "I can't breathe," I thought. My chest was heavy, my head fuzzy from the copious amounts of wine I had consumed, my eyes red and gummy. Everything hurt. The most consuming pain though was not …

Real Brides Share the Moment They Felt Married (and It Wasn't Always On Their Wedding Day!) | Brides

Being pronounced man and wife is an amazing experience, but it may not leave you feeling "married" just yet. That realization often doesn't come until a small, but pivotal event occurs, and the change in your life status suddenly hits you. Here are those moments for nine recent brides.<p>"As …

Weddings

The 3 Main Reasons Why People Have Affairs

“I just don’t know what’s wrong with him. I mean, we’ve been married for 25 years and this just started happening in the last few. But it keeps …

Relationships

Dried Watermelon Recipe Makes Summer Last Forever

We all understand the greatness of watermelon. It's not because you can make a keg out of this fruit. And it has nothing to do with how awesome vodka watermelons are -- though we definitely do love this thing. Watermelon is great all on its own, just as it is.<p>Watermelon strongly contributes to our …

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Cheaper than Takeout: Make Chinese Food at Home

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, you can make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Gabriella tells you how to make your regular takeout order at home.</i><p><i></i><p>American Chinese …

Crisp, Crumbles and Cobbler Recipes | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

Ah, summer. Ah, cobbler. Those two sentiments are sort of one in the same, don't you agree, seeing as each is easy, effortless, and always …

Dollar, 20-Minute Meals

<i>Today, Caroline Wright, who writes 20-Dollar, 20-Minute Meals, is sharing the 5 ingredients she always has in her kitchen to help her make quick, easy, inexpensive meals. And to make your meals faster and cheaper, w</i><i>e're giving away 10 copies of her latest ebook!</i><p>These five things are the building …

Fresh Corn Cakes

964<p>227<p>No one’s been quite been able to explain the popularity of canned corn in France to me. But the explanation of why fresh corn isn’t familiar – …

(Vegan) Strawberry-Maple Muffins

<b>(Vegan) Strawberry-Maple Muffins</b><p><i>I’m tempted to experiment with using entirely whole wheat pastry flour but the muffins might turn out a bit too</i> …

Back to school? Here are three apps for that

5 Best West Coast Road Trips

There’s something about warm weather that makes us want to hop in the car and drive into the sunset (preferably in a red convertible). While …

Iconic Records on the Turntables That First Played Them |  Kai Schäfer 

A Bowl of Good Stuff at Pecking Order

The interesting thing about a restaurant doing <b>Filipino fusion</b> is that there is hardly a clear-edged Filipino mold to riff off of in the first place—it's <i>all</i> fusion, really. The country's cuisine is among the most patchwork I know of, thanks to its proximity to, trade with, and/or history of being …

10 Summer Drinks You Must Make

A few choice ingredients are all you need for these warm-weather favorites

Los Angeles

Beautiful strange and rare cloud formations

Various cloud formations might be one of the most beautiful and romantic sights in nature, but these masses of liquid droplets is also a complex and …