Anne Yu (Mary Ann Lopez)

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The Art of Painting Water: What You Need to Know to Ensure Success

Chiaroscuro, oil on canvas, 30 x 40. All works by John Hulsey.<p>Enjoy this article by guest authors and artists, John Hulsey and Ann Trusty, who are …

Cockles & Spinach Soup

Cockles are those tiny bivalve mollusks that are edible. They are very popular in Singapore and are commonly used as ingredients in noodles like in …

Malaysian Char Kway Teow (Fried Flat Rice Noodles)

One of the most popular street food in Malaysia, Char Kway Teow is smoky fried noodles with lard, sausages and prawn cooked in just 5 minutes.<p>You …

4 Ways Turmeric Benefits In Hypertension/High Blood Pressure

Hypertension is the clinical term for high blood pressure. Normal blood pressure is defined as 120/80. These are systolic and diastolic blood …

High Blood Pressure

Forbes Welcome

20 Ideas to Make Your Whole Home Feel Bigger

As someone who currently has a desk-nightstand-vanity hybrid, trust me when I say that I get any and all of your small-space living woes. That's why …

Home Decorating

16 of the coolest apps and gadgets you should use the next time you travel

Thanks to technology, gone are the days of overpaying for flights, struggling to book a place to stay when you travel, or suffering through terrible meals at subpar restaurants.<p>But with so many available apps and gadgets to help you out, which ones are really going to save you time and money or …

Gear & Gadgets

How to Eat Healthier at Restaurant Chains

The nutrition experts at Consumer Reports’ food testing lab reviewed the nutrition information for lunch and dinner dishes at the five sit-down …

The Science of Why We Buy Clothes We Never Wear

Your closet is probably loaded with clothes with tags still on.<p>As a consumer psychologist and researcher I spend a lot of time peeking under people’s …

This Mobile Giant Is Pushing Into Robots and Self-Driving Cars

ARM, the British chip designer that was recently snapped up by Japan’s Softbank (sftby) for $32 billion, has announced a foray into the world of …

Watch: Young photographer climbs to dizzying heights to get the perfect shot

Bryce Wilson is probably Australia's most well-known and potentially most controversial urban explorer, but turns out he came across urban …

Which fast-food chains served the meat and held the antibiotics?

Panera Bread and Chipotle Mexican Grill passed with flying colors, but KFC and Olive Garden were among the laggards in commitments to eliminate medically important antibiotics from their meat and poultry supply chains, according to a new report.<p>Strong progress nonetheless was made across the top 25 …

Is Your Menstruation Normal? — Wellnessbin

Your menstruation is not only there to tell you if you’re pregnant<br>or not. It can be a great indication of health issues. It’s important to tract our …

If You Do THIS For 6 Min Every Other Day For 1 Month You Will Get Rid Of Those Flabby Arms For Good!

Image via: Shutterstock.com<p>Some people call them “BAT WINGS”…you know that loose skin that waves along with your hand when your hands are raised? …

Make Turmeric-Tomato-Black Pepper Soup in 15 Minutes to Fight Cancer, Inflammation and More

A Quick Note from Our Founder<p><b>Have you been curious about losing weight eating Bacon and Butter? You're not alone!</b><p>Going "Keto" has helped so many of …

Sweet Illustrations Celebrate The Simple Joys Of Being A Dog Parent

Being a dog parent and caring for these sweet fuzzbutts is the most rewarding experience a person can have. They have such a wonderful way of …

Checkout the Healthy World – Blog

Choosing the right printer is fundamental to run your business efficiently. While business printers may seem like a small investment, buying a …

Mature Pregnancy: Pregnant Over 35

When a woman gets pregnant when aged 35 or above, the pregnancy is referred to as a mature pregnancy. They face the risk of serious complications …

Got Puppy Nipping? Take the Clicker Approach

Use the clicker to help eliminate puppy nipping<i>.</i><p>All puppies like to play and wrestle and nip each other. When they come to live with people, they …

Bite Inhibition Training

<i>Excerpted from</i> Click for Joy: Questions and Answers from Clicker Trainers and their Dogs <i>by Melissa Alexander, an unparalleled guide to the concepts</i> …

Puppy Bite Inhibition | Teach puppy not to bite

<b>How to Teach Your Puppy Not to Bite</b><p>About Puppy Biting<p>Puppies bite. This is normal behavior and it is important for puppies to experiment with biting …

Want To Lose Weight? Don't Focus On Exercise

I have <i>that</i> friend, and you probably do too. We watch them slog through miserable aerobics classes or glide halfheartedly on the elliptical machine …

Weight Loss

Dog Owner's Guide: "No bite!"

Angel days and devil days: teaching bite inhibition to puppies<p><i>Q: My Dalmatian puppy is almost nine weeks old. I got him when he was five weeks. He's</i> …

How to Stop Puppy Biting: Training Puppies Not to Bite

Dogs

Top 10 Southern-Style Fried Chicken

<b>(SPOT.ph)</b> Filipinos love chicken, which is pretty obvious from the copious amounts of chicken available in restaurants: Pinoy-style pan-fried …

10 Best Pinoy-Style Fried Chicken in Metro Manila

Save for pork and beef, anything edible that comes from the cooked or processed flesh of an animal (frog, monitor lizard, and even pigeon) tastes …

Top 10 Fried Chicken in Manila (2016 Edition)

<b>(SPOT.ph)</b> Fried chicken. In the hierarchy of all things fried, it’s way up there with French fries and Twinkies. No matter how many times you tell …