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No bake healthy breakfast cookies

In a medium-sized bowl, combine the peanut butter, honey, vanilla, and salt. Microwave for 20-30 seconds and stir until combined.<p>In that same bowl, …

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Growing up in the south we called anything with lima beans and corn “succotash”. Sometimes we would add squash or any other vegetable in the fridge …

7 Healthy Post Workout Dinners To Eat After A High Intensity Workout

After a particularly hard evening workout—whether that be a HIIT routine or a 60-minute indoor cycling class—eating a nutritious post workout dinner …

Healthy Eating

These Foods Are Threatening Your Brain Health, Says a Dietitian

Are you feeling overwhelmed? Do you suffer from dramatic mood swings? Is your energy at an all-time low? If this sounds like you, then your diet …

How to Make Coconut Whipped Cream (dairy-free, paleo, vegan)

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — July 26, 2016<p><i>Coconut whipped cream is a delicious dairy-free, vegan and paleo-friendly alternative to heavy cream.</i> …

How to make the perfect cacio e pepe

It’s 2016 most popular pasta dish, but should you use spaghetti, how much pepper do you need, is pecorino or parmesan best – and how do you achieve a smooth, creamy sauce?<p>If you’ve never heard of it, don’t worry – until about two months ago, neither had I. Then, suddenly, cacio e pepe was …

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36 Awesome Hair Hacks For Every Type Of Hair

Get your hair on point.

Want to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Children? A Child Development Expert Says Do These 5 Things

Because you can't start too early.<p>Learning to recognize and control our emotions is a life-long endeavor, one that can reap major rewards. For years, I've been a student of what many now refer to as emotional intelligence (also known as EI or EQ).<p>But as the father to two small children, I got to …

Emotional Intelligence

What really matters at the end of life | BJ Miller

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How to make stress your friend | Kelly McGonigal

What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness | Robert Waldinger

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How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are | Andrew Solomon

10 Super-Helpful Charts Every Baker Needs to Pin

Never mess up another lattice pie crust ever again.<p>When it comes to baking, it pays to be precise. So the next time you fire up your oven, make sure to have these incredibly helpful charts on hand.

5 Mistakes Parents Make When Giving Kids Directions

Whether your child responds to your directions by saying, “In a minute!” or he ignores your commands completely, dealing with a child who doesn’t …

37 Books Every Parent Should Read

Here's what to read when you're expecting.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

37 Wise Quotes That Will Inspire Your Happiness and Success

When you feel uninspired, take a few minutes to read the words of some very inspiring people.<p>We all want to be happy and successful, but no matter how positive we try to be, sometimes events can overtake us--bringing us down. When you feel uninspired, take a few minutes to read the words of some …

Motivation

How to Make Magical Funfetti Sugar Cookie Bars

Fact: Recipes with sprinkles make everything better (WAY better). Another fun fact: Lisa Frank rules. What happens when you put those two things together? The most magical Funfetti Sugar Cookie Bars ever! Wanna join the sprinkle-tastic fun? Read on for our easy peasy recipe! Come on… get happy!</b> …

Your Kids Will Rejoice When You Make This Sand Castle Cake For Them

An edible castle!<p>2 boxes yellow cake mix, prepared according to box<p>2 12 oz tubs buttercream frosting<p>1 cup graham cracker crumbs<p>1 cup brown sugar<p>5 cake cones<p>5 sugar cones<p>Divide the cake batter into one 9x9 pan and one 9x13 pan. Bake according to directions. Cut the 9x13 cake into one large and one …

15 Things Great Parents Do Differently

By: Luminita D. Saviuc, Purpose Fairy<p><i>“Give me a child until he is 7 and I will give you the man.”</i> ~ Jesuit motto, alleged to be attributed to Francis …

15 books successful people read to their kids

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, reading aloud to your children and talking about pictures and words in age-appropriate books can strengthen language skills, literacy development, and parent-child relationships.<p>What's more, a study conducted this year by a number of pediatricians …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Apples and Chestnuts [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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The Creamiest, Dreamiest Frostings and Icings Around

Let's get some cupcakes up in here: These homemade icing and frosting recipes are what dreams are made of.<p><b>Cakes are better with it.</b> Cupcakes need it. You know you love it: Here are our best recipes for frostings, icings, and glazes.

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7 Easy Green Smoothie Recipes for Rapid Weight Loss

Research proves that Green Smoothies are one of the best ways to quickly lose weight. However, it can be tricky to consume green smoothie unless you …

The Best Drugstore Foundations for Every Skin Type

If you’re into rocking a full face of makeup every day, you may notice your high-end foundation’s cost per wear is a bit steep. Even if you’re not a makeup maven, you might just have more important things to spend your hard earned cash on, like new digs for your apartment… and wine! Whatever the …

25 Things This Lactation Consultant Wants Breastfeeding Moms to Know

1. We've all had days when we wanted to give up.<p>2. There are breastfeeding helpers out there who won't judge you. Keep looking till you find one who makes you feel safe and supported.<p>3. Breastfeeding isn't all or nothing.<p>4. Breastfeeding looks different for each mom and baby.<p>5. It's normal for …

16 Things Successful People Do to Maximize Their Time

Successful people focus on the five percent of things only they can do. Most importantly, they’ve defined success for themselves.

How to Fill and Frost a Cake Like a Pro

Celebrations deserve beautifully decorated cakes. But instead of even layers with a smooth frosting finish, do your cakes end up lopsided with uneven layers? Follow these essential techniques that are guaranteed to have you decorating your next cake like a pro!<p>Chill Out<p>Make cake layers in advance …

Women and Cholesterol

Added on July 12, 2015 Administrator cholesterol , health , women<p><b>What are HDL and LDL?</b><br>HDL and LDL are two different kinds of cholesterol that are …

Toasted-Coconut Layer Cake Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Place a rack in middle of oven; preheat to 350°. Coat 2 (9- x 1 1/2-inch) round cake pans with cooking spray. Dust with flour; …

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