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Want to Raise Mentally Strong Kids? Do These 3 Things (Most Parents Don't Do Any of Them) | Inc.com

Challenges, hardship, and setbacks are inevitable. Teaching kids to build mental muscle helps them become resilient. It's also the key to helping them reach their greatest potential in life.<p>But, it's easy to get so caught up in day-to-day issues, like homework and soccer practice, that you forget …

Self-help

20 Productivity Apps You Didn't Know You Needed

From note-taking to goal setting, check out these helpful tools.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re taking notes, following up on emails or prepping for a meeting, with technology these simple tasks shouldn’t bite into too much of your time. Luckily, there’s …

Apps

The Coast Starlight Is the Most Beautiful Train Ride in America

The train trip of your dreams starts at just $97.<p>Hands down, one of the best (and cheapest) ways to see America's vast beauty is by train. Don't believe me? Then allow me to introduce you to Amtrak's Coast Starlight, which has been called "one of America's most beautiful train rides" since the …

Trains

12 Millionaire Habits to Start Making Serious Money Soon and Build Wealth in a Hurry

Get-rich-quick schemes rarely work but doing the right things every day rarely fails.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's a mindset that's prevalent these days. It's one of instant gratification in an on-demand society that looks for quick results with very little …

Self-improvement

15 Protein-Rich Breakfasts That Make the Most of Leftover Beef

We all know having breakfast is important, but it’s not just about <i>whether</i> you eat it—it’s also about <i>what</i> you eat (anyone who's experienced the …

Cooking

Coconut milk marinade helps grilled chicken rise to occasion

The revolution demands: Rise up. And desks heed the call. Enough of sitting idle, standing still, holding steady at 29 1/2 inches above the carpeting. Now: They rise.<p>Which comes as a surprise to the home-office worker. Alone with coffee and kitchen table, she had no idea this rebellion was brewing. …

BBQ

Royal Icing

This simple royal icing recipe produces a white, hard icing that is perfect for decorating candies, cookies, cakes, and gingerbread houses.<p>Note: this …

10 Life Habits All Extremely Happy People Prioritize | Inc.com

Many things in this world are a waste of time. I find myself wanting to maximize every second of my day--from the moment I wake up to the minute I fall asleep. Unfortunately, this high motivation creates a problem--discerning worthwhile habits from practices that don't contribute long-term …

Happiness

How to workout at home when you can’t get to a gym

There’s something amazing about going for a brisk walk to the promenade by the sea or a refreshing run early in the morning before cars start to …

Exercise

11 Foil Pack Dinners for Your Easiest Summer Meal Ever

During the summer, I spend a lot of time trying to find ways to eat that don't involve any actual cooking. In my stuffy, AC-less apartment, the heat …

Cooking

20 best Mediterranean recipes: part 2

Omar Allibhoy’s arroz al horno – baked rice with pork ribs and sausage<p>This dish is even more popular in Valencia than paella and all my friends from the Mediterranean side of Spain say that it’s Granny’s star dish for family gatherings. It is worth using a terracotta pot to cook the entire recipe …

Italian Food

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Forget Hot Sauce—Make Hot Salt Instead

As far as I’m concerned, peppers are pretty perfect. Raw, sautéed, or roasted, they shine on their own, but they also support my favorite dishes (red beans and rice, étouffée, fajitas, etc.). But any time I pick a pepper, I toss out its ribs and seeds. I feel bad about it, but not every dish calls …

Use the Grill to Host a Weeknight Dinner Party

Weeknight get-togethers are always a bright spot in a regular week, which makes them even more charming and fun. Looking forward to hosting friends …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Hamburger Potato Casserole

This easy hamburger casserole is made with convenience ingredients. The instant mashed potato topping makes this layered dinner similar to a cottage …

21 Healthy Spring and Summer Rolls That Are Surprisingly Easy to Make

Ever ordered Thai, Chinese, or Vietnamese without getting some hot, crispy spring rolls or fresh, soft summer rolls to start? Didn’t think so. With …

Healthy Eating

Our Most Popular 4th of July Desserts

Along with the sparklers, thick-cut wedges of watermelon, and juicy burgers from the grill, the very best part of any Fourth of July celebration is …

Dessert

This Buddhist Parable Can Ease Your Suffering During a Crisis

A breakup or divorce, the death of a loved one, being diagnosed with a serious illness, or losing your job, all of these crises can cause tremendous …

Superfoods debunked - and their cheaper and more effective alternatives revealed

Building immunity, extending life and preventing cancer are among the purported superpowers of so-called superfoods . And while research has found …

These 6 British Desserts From Proper Tasty Will Satisfy Any Sweet Tooth

A perfect treat to have with a spot of tea!<p>SERVES: 6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>14 malted milk biscuits<p>25 grams rice cereal<p>200 grams Nutella<p>200 grams milk chocolate, broken into chunks<p>25 grams butter<p>PREPARATION<p>Add the malted milk biscuits and blend until finely ground. Transfer the ground biscuits to a large …

Dessert

Fresh Peach Cake

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9-inch square baking pan.<p>In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat the …

Put This Creamy Italian Chicken on Tonight's Menu

Somehow it's Monday already (RIP, weekend) and you forgot to meal plan again. Don't despair! I've got a delicious recipe for you to make tonight that …

Cooking

New barbecue sauce, rub and marinade recipes for the home pitmaster

Barbecue may be our one true American food and a reminder of the power of patient smoke, with no need to fan the flames of raging fire. Whatever the focus, whether wild or farmed, from land or sea, low and slow barbecue can render our toughest to tenderness.<p>In the middle of barbecue season and with …

BBQ

12 Stovetop Chicken Dinners That Take 30 Minutes or Less

Eaten simple or dressed up, hot or cold, in sandwiches or salads, chicken is one of those things that's pretty perfect all year long. Ovens, on the …

Cooking

Chill Out: Guided Meditations for Every Part of Your Day

If you feel like you can stand to become more centered and relaxed throughout your day, then take a look at the guided meditations free on YouTube – …

Meditation

15 Healthy Lunch Recipes for When You're So Busy You "Can't Even"

Skip lunch and you’re doing yourself a disservice. Not only will you probably end up snacking on convenience foods (read crisps, popcorn, chocolate …

Pat's Spicy Fried Wings

Spicy Chicken Batter:<p>In a small bowl whisk together seasoning salt, red pepper flakes, black pepper, cayenne pepper, poultry seasoning, and lemon …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

14 Quick Keto Dinner Recipes That’ll Make Your Life *Way* Easier

If you’re unfamiliar with the ketogenic diet, it’s basically the modern-day answer to the Atkins diet. You’ll follow a regimen of low carbohydrate and high protein meals to help promote fat burning and *hopefully* gain more energy. To take the guesswork out of meal planning, we found 14 quick keto …

Cooking