Linh Lam

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I shut off my phone at 9 p.m. every night for a week—here’s what happened

Just about everyone’s fallen victim to a late-night scrolling spiral—you know, when you decide to peek at Instagram before bed, and suddenly it’s …

3 Profound Lessons From a Japanese Zen Master That Will Blow Your Mind

It can be hard to find meaning and purpose sometimes. We spend so much time working and being busy that we forget to stop and look inside ourselves …

27 highly successful people share their unusual career advice for new graduates

Sheryl Sandberg recommends having a long-term, abstract dream to work towards in addition to a more concrete 18-month plan. The long-term plan allows …

20 Easy and Tasty Whole30 Lunch Recipes

We gave you Whole30 breakfast ideas. Then we rounded up Whole30 dinner recipes. Did you really think we’d leave you hanging for lunch? Not a …

Healthy Eating

The Best Wedding Makeup Products

Beauty products are a big investment, and when they don't live up to their hype, you'll find yourself seriously let down — especially if you're stocking up to look your best on your wedding day. To help you create a flawless look on your big day (and beyond!), the editors at <i>BRIDES</i> tested hundreds …

How and When to Salt Your Food, According to Chef Thomas Keller

Renowned chef Thomas Keller explains how to season your food properly so the salt is evenly dispersed.<p>In an interview with Lynne Rossetto Kasper on …

Food

Easy Breakfast Recipes

Quick and easy breakfast recipes for busy mornings, from creamy scrambled eggs to recipes for the perfect grab-and-go breakfast pastries.

This New Platform For Standing At Work Is Made From Recycled Tires

“A lot of research is basically saying that sitting is terrible for you, but standing in just one place can be just as bad,” says Paul Davidge, …

The Canyon Bistro’s French Onion Soup

The location of Topanga is in the Santa Monica Mountains, between Pacific Palisades and Malibu. Topanga is known as a bohemian enclave attracting …

Broccoli and Cheese Tots

<i>Did you make this recipe?</i> Leave a review »<p>4 Freestyle Points 152 calories<p>Ingredients:<p>• 12 oz broccoli florets<br>• 1 large egg<br>• 1 large egg white<br>• 1/2 …

Porter-Braised Chicken with Root Vegetables | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Slightly bitter and with a deep coffee-like flavor, porter, a very dark ale, makes this braise rustic and hearty. Porter’s toastiness plus the sweetness of root vegetables and the spiciness of Dijon mustard creates a stew full of contrasting, but harmonious, flavors.<p><b>Porter-Braised Chicken with Root</b> …

Top 10 Ways to Fix Your Terrible Posture

Good posture isn’t just about looks. How we sit, stand, and walk affect both our health and our moods. So stop slouching and get centered with these …

Top 10

Take a Moment and Assess Your Workspace for Productivity

Your workspace should be a comfortable combination of personality and productivity; a space that you enjoy working in, but also one that helps you …

Productivity

A message in a bottle … and a journey round the world

Clint Buffington has found more than 80 messages in bottles washed up on beaches and made it his mission to track down and meet some of the senders<p>I was 22 and on a family holiday in the Turks and Caicos Islands when it first happened. My dad and I had got a boat to an uninhabited island only for …

15 Dream Bedroom Products You Never Knew You Needed

These clever items will make your space more tranquil and relaxing.<p>These clever items will make your space more tranquil and relaxing.

Top 31 Buddha Quotes To Enlighten Your Mind and Soul

Our lives have become so stressful that we had almost forgotten about our true self. Clearly, in search of materialistic things, we are damaging the …

When Are You Really an Adult?

In an age when the line between childhood and adulthood is blurrier than ever, what is it that makes people grown up?<p>It would probably be fair to call Henry “aimless.” After he graduated from Harvard, he moved back in with his parents, a boomerang kid straight out of a trend piece about the …

Parenting

13 Dark Nail Polish Colors To Try That Aren't Black

You'll want them all.<p>You don't have to go full-goth to rock a dark winter mani. Don't get us wrong, we love the broody color staple that flatters all figures and fingers. But with so many fun polishes in sinister shades, it's worth switching things up to keep the dreary season exciting.<p>Try one of …

8 hip adult lunch boxes your co-workers will try to steal

It's noon. Your stomach can't stop grumbling, you have a perfect turkey sandwich calling your name and you can't leave your desk because you have to …

7 Things To Say NO To In 2016

“There are often many things we feel we should do that, in fact, we don't really have to do. Getting to the point where we can tell the difference is …

The World’s Eleven Best Street Food Cities

The Scene: Singapore is one of the safest street food cities in the world thanks to strictly enforced regulations and centralized hawker areas—so …

Seven Strategies for Regaining Your Focus in a Hectic Workplace

We talk a lot about time management, but for all our efforts to set aside time to tackle important projects, we miss overlooking one key thing: being …

13 Packing Hacks That Will Change Your Life

HGTV star David Bromstad helps us break them down.<p>Whether you're going home for the holidays or taking a much-needed vacation, there is travel—and thus the <i>ever-daunting</i> task of packing—in your future.<p>Because every last inch of suitcase real estate counts, and you don't want to wrinkle your …

5 Amazing Adventures For Your Southeast Asia Bucket List

Southeast Asia is an adventure traveler's dream destination. You can eat like a king for a few bucks, explore unbelievable landscapes, and see remnants of some of the planet's most ancient civilizations.<p>Southeast Asia is an adventure traveler's dream destination. You can eat like a king for a few …

South-east Asia

Does It Matter How Many Reps You Do When You Work Out?

So, your workout has you doing 4 sets of 5 reps for this exercise, 3 sets of 8 after that, and—oh, thank goodness—only 2 sets of 50 to finish it out. …

Learn the Essentials of Beer and Food Pairing With This Illustrated Guide

We’ve shown you some of the best beer pairings before, but this handy guide explains the three foundational principles of pairing beer and food so …

Flavors

How to Be an Optimist: Maintaining a Positive Disposition

<b>“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” ~ Winston S. Churchill</b><p>When we hear the …