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25 Hearty Winter Stews

Gallery25 Hearty Winter Stews<p>At this time of year, it's often difficult to wrangle whatever is in your fridge and whip up something sufficiently filling and warming for dinner. Coming in from the cold can make you want to hibernate—not take on big, labor-intensive projects. Enter the stew: minimal …

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From general manager to Chipotle's top female executive

In 1995, Gretchen Selfridge almost turned down the opportunity to manage the second Chipotle in the country. Now, she runs around 850 of them.<p>As …

Research: How Female CEOs Actually Get to the Top

Ambitious young women hoping to run a major business someday are often advised to take a particular career path: get an undergraduate degree from the most prestigious college you can, an MBA from a selective business school, then land a job at a top consulting firm or investment bank. From there, …

Top 10 countries for expats

Given that business is truly global these days—opportunities to live abroad are ever-increasing. In an annual survey of expats around the globe, some …

10 Healthy Office Snacks: The Anti-Vending Machine Guide

These healthy office snacks beat whatever junk is in the vending machine any day.<p>We've perfected the art of the office lunch—but even the most protein-packed lunch bowls can't prevent the inevitable 3 p.m. rumbly belly. Before you give up your quarters to the vending machine, hear us out! There are …

Brown Sugar Bourbon Ice Cream Recipe? Yes, Please!

Alright, people, let’s be honest — there’s no such thing as TOO much ice cream. That’s why, before we wrap up Ice Cream Week, we have one last recipe for you. This recipe goes way back, and by that I mean wayyyy back! This is actually my great grandmother’s vanilla ice cream recipe. But we added a …

20 Magnificent Mango Dessert Recipes

One of summer’s most fabulous gifts to us is fresh, delicious fruit. And we’re not just talking about any fruit, we’re talking about mangoes. With their bright, orangey-yellow hue and soft, smooth texture, we just can’t get enough of them. We’ve rounded up 20 of the most magnificently delicious …

14 habits of exceptionally likable people

One thing that will never change in business is the advantage charisma offers. The ability to form lasting relationships built on genuine empathy will always beat out a cold-blooded Machiavellian approach in the long run<p>The writer Napoleon Hill recognized this as a young business journalist and …

Oakville's Haddad tells women to spark a passion and lead with it

NewsMar 07, 2014 by John Bkila Oakville Beaver<p>What began as a rallying cry for equality has turned into an annual Oakville event that gathers …

Watch a Breakdown of What's Inside Your Coffee

Apparently more than 98 percent of each cup of coffee is comprised of the water used to brew it, but the techies at Wired take an in-depth look at the other two percent in this video animation. According to the soothing narration, "some of the compounds in coffee would be <b>pretty repulsive</b> if they …

What Do Coffees from the Major Growing Regions Taste Like?

In my last post, we explored a little bit of the idea of terroir, and whether it might or might not impact (or at least predict) the flavors certain coffees from around the world might have.<p>All things considered equal for a second, we <i>can</i> generalize a little bit about how coffees from different …

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Interview: Justin Morrison of Sightglass Coffee

While artisanal coffee roasting has been a subject of conversation for many years now, it's always exciting to learn about people bringing the quality coffee movement to new levels. And that is exactly what brothers Justin and Jerad Morrison have been doing since 2009, with their San Francisco …

Coffee Maker History: The Moka Pot

The beautifully designed Moka Pot, equally ubiquitous and divisive among coffee fans, was invented in 1933 by Luigi di Ponti. The machine was quickly put into production by a mustachioed metal machinist from Piedmont, Alfonso Bialetti, who transformed di Ponti's so-called "Moka Express", an …

This Is Your Brain On Beer And Coffee (INFOGRAPHIC)

We know for sure that we've had some of our best ideas over a few beers. We also know that beer rarely leads to us executing those ideas -- that's coffee's job. It turns out, these feelings we had in our hearts might turn out to be backed up by science!<p>A recent article asked whether coffee or beer …

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How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Portraits of Dogs With Human-Like Expressions

Is it just us or do most of these dogs look incredibly serious? Hamburg, Germany-based photographer Ralph Hargarten is behind this intriguing new series called <i>A Dog's Life</i> where he's shot portraits of dogs with facial expressions we often attribute to humans. Set against a simple black background, …

A 92-Year-Old Grandmother Creates A Spectacular Collection Of Embroidered Temari Spheres

A 92-year-old Japanese woman’s amazing collection of painstakingly-crafted traditional Japanese temari handballs has been unveiled to the public for …

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Nerd Glasses for Cats - Kitty Poindexter **NEW DESIGN**

Description<p>Your cat is smart.... some would even say downright nerdy! Help your cat look the part in a pair of his or her own nerd glasses for cats! Constructed of stiffened felt, elastic and a little bit of magic tape--- these glasses are the perfect fit for any geeky kitty. Available in 5 …

Super Creative iPhone Photos

Brock Davis is a very talented designer who likes to use his creativity and his iphone camera to work together. In 2013 he took some awesome photos …

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Photographer Digitally Adds Herself to Childhood Photos of Her in Double Self-Portrait Series

In the photo series “Imagine Finding Me,” photographer Chino Otsuka revisits her childhood by digitally inserting herself in old photos of her as a …

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An Intimate Portrait of Richard Nixon's Marriage

A review of Pat and Dick<p><b>Pat and Dick: The Nixons, An Intimate Portrait of A Marriage</b><p><b>By Will Swift</b><p>In 1970, writer Judith Viorst ridiculed the marriage …

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