Liz Mathew

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16 Books Every Millennial Should Read

Finding yourself as a millennial in a world of millions of other millennials isn’t a simple feat – there are barely any Snapchat usernames or CrossFit memberships left. Though, there is always one place you can find yourself without fail: in the pages of a book. Millennials are undoubtedly the 21st …

Books

What are the best illustrated non-fiction books for children?

From polar bears of the frozen north to a Roald Dahl treasure trove, the Book Doctor has beautiful suggestions for non-fiction books with long lasting appeal<p>We want to build up the stock of attractive, illustrated books which also contain a lot of information as part of our book collection as the …

The 15 best books to read on your commute

Our friends at Amazon put together a list of the best books for your commute. Whether they're divided into small chapters, filled with tips to get you ahead at work, or just feature a train prominently, these 15 books are perfect for reading on the way to and from the office.<p>We've included blurbs …

You Won’t Believe These 25 Recipes are Gluten-Free, Grain-Free … and Vegan!

Gluten-free, grain-free, and vegan desserts? If you’re looking for some mind-blowingly delicious desserts, then you’ve come to the right place. …

Ice Cream

This 2-Ingredient Mango Ice Cream Recipe Is The Easiest Way To Eat More Mangoes

It takes two to mango.

Ice Cream

14 Upcoming Chicago Restaurants To Keep An Eye On

<i>OLD TOWN—</i> The opening for <b>SteakBar</b>, the collab between Four Corners Tavern Group and Hogsalt's Brendan Sodikoff, has been delayed from the original April 6 date. The new opening date is April 14 at 1500 N. Wells St.<p><i>DEPAUL—</i> <b>Millie's Supper Club</b>, the Midwest-themed dinner spot from the owners of Prost! …

The Ten Best Budget Travel Destinations for 2016

Travel doesn’t have to break the bank. With a strong dollar, exotic locales can offer a lot of bang for your buck and an off-the-beaten path experience.<p>Here is a compendium of the coolest budget destinations for 2016 from some of the best travel bloggers on the web. From a family of four traveling …

Managing 3 Types of Bad Bosses

On a chilly Paris morning some years ago, I was talking to a group of young managers about building high-performance teams. As our conversation progressed, I asked them why they hadn’t already executed some of the ideas we had been talking about. I was completely taken aback by the response: Most …

Being Nice Is Making You a Bad Manager

Very rarely am I accused of saying something solely to make someone feel better. I encourage the use of tough love every chance I get. When someone who is considering a position managing people or human resources tells me "I want to do this because I like helping people," I want to tell them to …

11 Spaghetti Recipes You'll Want to Make Again and Again

Spaghetti can be dressed elegantly in butter-braised onions, stand up to a subtantial bolognese or meatball sauce, and get down with nothing but a slick of Pecorino and pepper. It's the little black dress of dinner choices. What are you waiting for?<p><b>Make one or all 11 of these spaghetti recipes and</b> …

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An end-of-the-week frittata dinner is a great way to use up leftovers

It’s Day 5 of our No-Waste Dinners series, where TODAY has teamed up with Cook Smarts to share a week's worth of recipes that re-use ingredients. Here, we’re serving up a Baby Kale, Mushroom and Feta Frittata. Frittatas are a great end of week, everything-in-the-kitchen-sink dish. Even though we …

Ten best plank variations to keep your core strong

Want to tone your abs but bored with the static, orthodox plank position? Personal fitness trainer Scott Laidler explains the ten more exciting options that can help you change up your workout<p>The plank exercise is a staple core exercise that works everything from your abdominals, lower back, …

Six of the best: Not the Booker prize shortlist revealed

The votes have all been counted … and my head hurts. Now I hope you’ll join me in reading your chosen six – and perhaps become one of our chosen three (judges)<p>There were just under 1,000 votes for this year’s Not the Booker prize shortlist.<p>On the one hand, that’s astonishing, amazing, huge. Thank …

Books

If You Only Learn One Cake Recipe, Let it Be This One

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Can you count to 4? Great! You know a fantastic cake recipe.</i><p>My mother makes the best birthday cakes. …

Recipes

The MBA Debate: Is Management Savvy Impacted By Executive Education?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Lately, I’ve been hearing this question often, especially among young, aspiring entrepreneurs: ‘Is an MBA worth it?’ While I don’t think an MBA …

Entrepreneurship

Being in Love, Compromising for Love

My friends say I gave up too much. They said it when I sacrificed my full-time job and crossed three state borders so he could start a new career. They said it when I designated every leftover dollar we had to pay off his debts. They said it when I signed our divorce papers and packed up only what …

Relationships

15 Sentences That Can Change Your Life

Man who beat cancer makes heartbreaking tribute to late pet dog

An American photographer who beat cancer has posted an award-winning emotional tribute video to his beloved dog who died from the same disease.<p>1 of 10<p>…

This Is How Many Calories You Actually Need

You may be surprised.<p>It's the one we linked to all the way at the top.<p>Again, it's the one we linked to at the very top.

Fitness

Sites of the Week: Work & Co, HybridConf, Windy City and more

We have today some different kind of sites such as the event HybridConf, Freddie Meadows adventures and amazing studio Work&Co! Also check out the …

7 Common Houseplant Afflictions & How to Cure Them All

As with all living things, even the hardiest plants require care, and strategies can vary quite a bit. As a new plant parent you have to get to know your plant: how tough it is or isn't, how much water it really craves, and if it prefers classical music or a perhaps an 80s throwback (or maybe …

Aphids

Popeye's Chicken Anybody Can Make at Home

While I may be the resident chocolate fanatic here, I also love so many other foods as well. One of my absolute favorites of all time is fried chicken. There is just something about frying up chicken that brings me to my happy place.<p>Popeye's chicken you can make at home! That spicy, crunchy fried …

Fried Chicken

16 of the most impressive national parks in the US (PHOTOS)

EVERY BIT of wilderness on the planet is impressive, but some places are special for unique reasons. There’s arguably no better educational tool for …

Top 10 Summer Experiences in Norway

Travel<p>Explore the Arctic tundra, island-hop around scenic archipelagos, cruise majestic fjords, and hike magnificent landscapes under a never setting midnight sun. These experiences and more make up ten ways to enjoy the very best of summer in Norway.<p><b>Ride cable cars to see the midnight …

Sea Level

Green Goddess Recipes That'll Remind You Of Its Greatness

Trust.<p>When it comes to exciting new ways to eat salad, Green Goddess dressing doesn't normally top the list. It's about as dated as Caesar, and just as full as anchovies, too. But it's also full of fresh spring herbs, which is why we're happy to report that it's making a comeback.<p>Green Goddess …

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Eight Delicious Ways and Days With Matzah: Shakshuka

There are as many recipes for this dish as there are those who claim theirs is the only legitimate way of making it. From Tunisia to Turkey, everybody says they and they alone invented it. And no wonder: It's maybe the best breakfast-in-a-pan going.<p><i>Each day of this Passover holiday I'll post a</i> …

Recipes

Love XLB? Time to Make Sheng Jian Bao (Pan-Fried Pork Soup Dumplings)

Is there anything better than <i>xiao long bao</i>, a.k.a. soup dumplings, a.k.a. one of the most delicious dumplings* in the world? Bursting with hot soup and seasoned meat, they're pretty hard to top. Unless, of course, you're talking about <i>sheng jian bao</i>, the breadier, pan-fried cousin of XLB.<p>Just like …

The One-Pot Lentil Soup That's Perfect for the First Chilly Days of Spring

Today, you requested a soup recipe with beans. We think you're gonna like this one-hour, one-pot meal.<p><i>Welcome to the second annual Bon Appétit Readers’ Choice Week, where we’re committed to celebrating the people who make what we do all worthwhile (that’s you!). As part of the festivities, we’re</i> …

Cooking

Blogs | Food & Wine

They're just doing their best!<p>Wolfdown, Bites & Bashes, and Makani go beyond traditional bulgogi and bo ssam.<p>The company says plastic straws will be …

For The First Time, SpaceX Will Land A Rocket After Launch

New year, new reusable spacecraft<p><b>Update, January 6, 2015:</b> At the last minute (literally), the launch was scrubbed due to a problem with the rocket's second-stage actuators. SpaceX is now hoping to launch on Friday at 5:09am Eastern.<p><b>Original Post:</b><p>Elon Musk is starting off 2015 with a bang – or …