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Transform your meal-prep with these 5 brilliant time-saving hacks

Meal prepping is by far one of the best ways to eat healthier, spend less money, and of course, save on the one thing no one ever has enough of: …

Healthy Eating

This Giant, Fluffy Pancake Is Perfect for Brunch

<b>Blend the batter:</b> Place the flour, milk, eggs, sugar, vanilla, and salt in a blender or food processor fitted with the blade attachment. Blend for 10 …

Want to get serious about fitness? Quit your gym

Some people go to the gym all the time. Good for them. This article is addressed to the people who struggle, who don't go as much as they think they …

Meet the 18-year-old who left his job at 'Yo' to spread the joy of coding

Now, at 18, Latta is living in San Francisco and working on his rapidly expanding coding organization called Hack Club.<p>"I've always found myself able to learn the most when I can completely throw myself at something," Latta told Business Insider.<p>Latta has certainly thrown himself intensely into his …

11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money In The New Year

The New Year is an ideal time to reset your budget and get creative with ways to save money. By utilizing your trusty slow cooker, you'll get more bang for your buck, ultimately saving time and money in the short-and long-term. Not to mention, the delicious possibilities to experiment with from …

Cook an Entire Thanksgiving Dinner in an Hour

If you’re not cooking for a huge crowd, or maybe you just want to make your Thanksgiving meal prep a little easier this year, take a menu cue from …

Why Is My Daughter Aggressive at Home and an Angel Everywhere Else?

<i>I have an eleven-year old daughter who gets angry very easily. When I nicely try to explain why she can't have what she wants, she yells, slams doors, or even throws things. She is perfectly fine at school or at other people's houses. Why does she have these temper tantrums when she is at home, and</i> …

Create a Culture Where Difficult Conversations Aren’t So Hard

Photo by TOM EVERSLEY<p>I worked as a consultant for many years before becoming the CEO of Red Hat. One of the most surprising aspects of that work was that people would open up to me, an outsider, about all the elephants in the room — but they were too polite or embarrassed to call out the obvious …

How Blogging Changed My Life: Special Thanks to My Five Mentors

Everything looked dark and dull. I felt like being trapped in my own mind. I was not getting the perfect route to pull out myself from the darkest phase of life.<p>I was trying really hard to bring my life back on track. But, all my efforts were in vain.<p>I didn't know what to do. There came a point in …

5 Curators to Follow If You Love Gourmet Food

Food is many things: sustenance, an excuse to take a break, a chance to taste the world’s diversity. For some people, it’s more, shall we say, refined; for them, food is an art. Which helps explain the existence of gourmet food, both an industry classification for “high-quality premium foods” and …

How to make £50,000 from doing the things you love

Cato Hoeben quit the grind to reinvent himself as a 'lifestyle entrepreneur’ – here's how he did it<p>Before I fell in love with a beautiful Spanish girl, I rarely thought about work/life balance. I was living with friends in London and working at a media production company where I created online GCSE …

Five Signs that You've Lost Yourself (and Your Integrity) in Your Relationship

If you are like me (and most women around my age), the memory of Carrie Bradshaw giving up her entire life to move to Paris with Aleksandr is a bittersweet one. I was so hopeful when she first arrived in that beautiful hotel in the city of lights to start a new life with Mikhail Baryshnikov. As I'm …

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the planet”CNBC liked TNW Conference that muchFIND OUT WHY<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons …

17 Free Online Tools to Help You Grow Your Blog to 1 Million Visitors

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"Free" is the most awesome price of all. "Free" gets you started when you have nothing. "Free" took me from 0 to the first 1,000,000 visitors to my blog.<p>"Free" is also the price that most people gravitate to when they are first starting …

Elon Musk's One Simple Secret for Powerful Storytelling | Inc.com

Elon Musk and Tesla are exceptional at telling their company's evolving story. Over 2 million people have watched his debut of the Powerwall on Youtube, for example. Like a lot of people, I self identified with his vision years before I was able to actually buy a Tesla. (Red, in case you're …

21 Completely Genius Ways To Cook Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts

Because boneless and skinless doesn't need to mean flavorless.

These Foods Might Be The Secret To A Happy Brain

Here's what the science says about how fermented foods can boost your mood.<p>The human gut is home to trillions of bacteria that affect not just our digestion, but also the way we think, feel and behave. Research increasingly suggests that gut bacteria imbalances may play a significant role in mental …

7 Skills You Must Learn to Reach Your Full Potential (And Where to Learn Them)

The stepping stone from where you are today to where you want to be is simple:<b> learning more skills.</b>If we compare the differences between the people …

A neuroscience researcher reveals 4 rituals that will make you happier

Actually, don't trust me either. Trust neuroscientists. They study that gray blob in your head all day and have learned a lot about what truly will make you happy.<p>UCLA neuroscience researcher Alex Korb has some insights that can create an upward spiral of happiness in your life.<p>Here's what you and …

Korean Couple’s Five-Month Body Transformations Will Blow Your Mind

A Korean couple are taking Instagram by storm with their phenomenal body transformation photographs. In a short span of five months, they have gone …

A 4-Minute Tabata Workout for People Who Have No Time

Tabata is a type of interval training that brings your heart rate up and gets you a workout in just 4 minutes.<p>Here's what a workout really entails …

The Ten Most Important Books To Expand Your Brain

Books suck. No question about it, almost everyone who writes a book is a crappy writer.<p>And this is a good thing.<p>It’s because the writer spent his …

Self-improvement

The secret to being a great football coach has nothing to do with football

With the new college football season upon us, fans across the country are hoping their team could be the one crowned national champion on January 11 2016 in Glendale, Arizona’s University of Phoenix Stadium. Of course, who is ultimately successful will depend a lot on the talents of their …

How to Make a Great First Impression

Six strategies for making a better first impression:<p><b>1. Stop acting and be your best self:</b><p>"Be yourself" is the best all-time phrase in personal development. However, you can plus that by being your best self. During your next networking or social situation, just show up with the intention of being …

Self-improvement

Why You Need a Life Coach to Change

Really being seen and heard by someone is very powerful and profound. It changed my life and it will change yours. Having an intuitive life coach support, guide and teach you on a regular basis is empowering, inspiring and one of the best decisions you can make if you want to create more in your …

53 Roasted Vegetable Recipes to Jazz Up Any Dinner

Dinner sides in a snap? Enter, roasted vegetables. Here are our 53 favorite recipes for dinnertime or anytime.<p><b>Sides in a snap?</b> It's practically what roasted vegetables were made for. Chop 'em up (or leave 'em whole) and get that oven roaring, because these 53 recipes are about to earn permanent …

Cooking

Dimensions of Personality Types and Ideal Careers For Each

<i>Do you ever feel that you are “lost” in your workplace? Ever think that you might be a great manager, but aren’t sure if your personality would allow</i> …

25 ways to fix a sexless marriage

As a divorced man, you are 39 percent more likely to commit suicide. Even if you don’t kill yourself, you will die younger. And forget chasing tail; your mobility also suffers from singlehood.<p>Oh, and yes, divorce crushes your finances: A study of divorced baby boomers found that a split slashed …

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …