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5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again; "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

Self-help

17 Smart Jokes That'll Probably Hurt Your Brain A Little

Are you smart enough to understand them?<p>A blonde walks into a bank in New York City and asks for the loan officer. She says she's going to Europe on business for two weeks and needs to borrow $5,000. The bank officer says the bank will need some kind of security for the loan, so the blonde hands …

Do These 3 Things and You'll Have a Happy Marriage, According to Neuroscience

Brain scans of happily married couples provide clues about making long-term relationships work.<p>What's the secret to a happy marriage or long-term relationship? Many married people believe they know. Psychologists and marriage counselors are trained to dispense expert advice. But then there's brain …

This Is a Yogurt Dip Recipe You’ll Want to Tell Strangers About

Here’s a roasted fennel yogurt dip recipe. Welcome to the rest of your life.<p>I want to introduce you to the most unapologetic yogurt dip enthusiast there ever was.<p>Hello. It’s me. I am the enthusiast. Nice to meet you. I hope you grow to like me as much as I like yogurt dip. No pressure though. Let’s …

Yogurt

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

5 secrets that will help you master conversation skills

What are the fundamentals of conversation skills?<p>I’ve posted about the fundamentals of networking, and even how introverts can network but many …

Will And Jada Are Redefining Normal With Their 'Open' Relationship

Jada Pinkett Smith has decided to come forth and address the rumor mill, speaking about her supposed open relationship with her husband of nearly 20 …

100 Small, Nice Things to Do For Your Wife Just Because

Because it's the little things that matter.<p>By<p>Mar 28 2018, 11:09 PM<p>It sounds a bit cliché, but it’s the little things that make a marriage. Grand …

33 Questions to Help You Overcome Shyness--So You Can Be Awesome at Networking, Speed-Dating, Mingling or Schmoozing

All it takes is a little courage and a couple of really good questions<p>I've got a confession to make: Inside this seemingly confident, frequent-public-speaking, supposedly outgoing CEO exterior is a very shy introvert.<p>As long as I've got a job to do (facilitate a planning session, advise a client), …

Exactly How to Make Melting Potatoes, the Trend That’s Taking Over Pinterest

Potatoes, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We’re all about mashing, smashing and even Hasselbacking. That’s why we were excited to read …

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Need For the Rest of Your Life

Australians are on a constant search for the perfect chocolate chip cookie — one that is dense and chewy on the inside while crisp on the outside. …

Tres Leches, Tres Ways—With One Tangy Secret

Tres leches cake has long been on my list of top 10 favorite desserts <i>of all time</i>. I love its ease and simplicity—this is a cake you could pull out last minute for an unplanned shindig, and it can easily be made to serve a crowd. But even more than that, I love the way this beautiful cake tastes. It …

The Truth About Female Orgasms

I’m sure many people know that the clitoris is highly erogenous, with around 8,000 nerve endings (about twice as many as in the penis). Elisabeth …

I married the wrong man

We were two strangers who had mistaken infatuation for the real thing, and built a life on stilts.<p>As an only child, my parents influenced all that I …

The Crunchy-Creamy French Toast We Can't Stop Riffing On

In 2013, our Creative Director—and resident <b>dessert queen</b>—Kristen Miglore told us all about Anthony Myint's French Toast Crunch: “What happens when the minds behind Mission Chinese cross crème brûlée, French toast, and tres leches cake? An indulgent, 5-ingredient treat—maybe the best pick-me-up …

How to Correct a Scoliosis With Exercise and Stretching | Edward Paget

60 Top Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Be an Outstanding Leader | Inc.com

Being a leader--being the boss--can feel like the hardest job of all. No matter how large your team, no matter how collaborative and engaged your employees, ultimately it's up to you--which means you need to find inspiration and motivation inside yourself.<p>At the same time, though, it's possible to …

Motivation

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2016

Step-by-step guides are our bread and butter here at Lifehacker, and you seem to enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them. From start to …

Salted Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

367<p>173<p>When I worked in the restaurant business, if you happened to walk in during staff meal, you could always tell who were the pastry people: we …

Dessert

7 Secrets Of Success From Tony Robbins That Will Lead To A More Successful Life

Tony Robbins – he is the man. You know who he is, I know who he is. As a businessman, author, philanthropist, and motivational speaker, Tony Robbins …

14 great coffee-table books to give as gifts to your favorite design enthusiast

Audible and books on tape are great, but they don't satisfy the escapist quality inherent in a good coffee-table book. Here, we've assembled a list of 14 recent releases that are worthy of gift wrap for the design buff on your list:<p><b>Foraged Flora: A Year of Gathering and Arranging Wild Plants and</b> …

35 Christmas Cookie Recipes That Make This The Best Time Of Year

'Tis the season.<p>There are many reasons to love the holidays, but Christmas cookies are definitely on the top of that list. With that in mind, we gathered together all the important Christmas cookie recipes you need to get through this season — we’re talking shortbread, sugar cookies and lots of …

31 Quick-and-Easy Recipes to Help You ROCK Your December Meal Plan

Quick and easy recipes aren’t *just* important around the holidays — there’s no doubt that, come December, they’re absolutely crucial to have on hand. You’ll probably be spending lots of time and energy on Christmas cookie recipes and other holiday noms (candy cane recipes, anyone?), so dinnertime …

Cooking

How to Create a Brand New Chapter in Your Life -- Starting Today

When we think about creating sweeping change in our lives, it often seems like a distant dream. When life gets in the way, it's easy to think it's "too late," or that we won't be able to restart because we are so set in our ways, whether it's our career, finances, or exercise plan.<p>Instead of …

17 Delicious Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Side Recipes

Prepping for the big November feast is nothing to take lightly. Between reuniting with tons of relatives, arranging a killer Friendsgiving and planning the perfect Turkey Day tablescape, it can be tricky just to get everyone together at the table. And when you factor in different diets and …

How Your Blow Dryer Can Make The Best Kale Chips Ever

Seriously.<p>If you've ever been brave enough to make your own kale chips at home, you know how easy they are to make. (Seriously, don't ever buy them again.) But, you also know how hard it is to get just-washed kale perfectly dry. Dry kale is essential for making crispy kale chips -- any moisture …

The Best Store-Bought Kimchi

For our test kitchen editors, there can only be one brand of kimchi: Mrs. Kim's.<p>A few years ago, kimchi used to be the kind of ingredient you could only find at Korean grocers. If your local supermarket carried any brand at all, you were happy. But these days, kimchi and other fermented foods like …

Cooking

10 delicious ways to make your favorite foods healthy with cauliflower rice

If by now you’ve mastered the art of the zoodle (AKA zucchini noodle), with a fridge filled with spiralized veggies and healthified pad Thai to show …

Savers too scared to invest have 81% chance of dying broke

As you age, your fear of running out of money will grow. It should. Because as you approach retirement, you’ll have fewer opportunities to out-earn your spending. Fear rightly keeps you in check. It can be the difference between running out of resources and a sustainable retirement income …