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Do Fat-Burning Teas Really Work—And Are They Safe?

We asked 3 health experts to weigh in.<p>You’ve no doubt seen ads for them on social media—and maybe even had a friend or two post about how they helped her slim down quick. Fat-burning teas are everywhere, and their lure of fast, effortless weight loss can be super tempting.<p>But are they legit? …

Fitness

Drinking tea makes people more creative

Drinking tea makes people more creative, a study found.<p>Just half a cup was enough to inspire great ideas after a few minutes.<p>Volunteers who downed a …

Creativity

You're 96 Percent Less Creative Than You Were as a Child. Here's How to Reverse That | Inc.com

If you haven't said it yourself, someone has said it to you: "I'm just not that creative."<p>Most of us wouldn't mind being just a little more creative. Fortunately, you can. Not only are there proven ways to increase your creativity, but also, according to research, all of us have a creative gene.<p>In …

Creativity

25 Creative Things to Do When You Need to Recharge and Reset

Ever feel like you need to recharge with a fun activity? A study published in the Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology supports the …

9 Reliable Ways to Cultivate Creative Thinking

Some people are naturally creative. Everyone else can cultivate creativity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The benefits of creative thinking are enumerable. Having this skillset will enable you to tackle problems with unique perspectives, come up with special ideas and, …

Creativity

Want to be more creative? Go for a walk

When trying to come up with a new idea, we all have times when we get stuck. But according to research by behavioral and learning scientist Marily …

Creativity

How to be more creative, according to science

Whether you get mesmerized by Vincent van Gogh's painting The Starry Night or Albert Einstein's theories about spacetime, you'll probably agree that both pieces of work are products of mind-blowing creativity.<p>Imagination is what propels us forward as a species — it expands our worlds and brings us …

Creativity

7 Netflix Documentaries to Jumpstart Your Creativity

Need a boost when it comes to creative inspiration for the new year? Here’s a selection of documentary films and series available on Netflix...The …

Creativity

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

Creativity

17 Cranberry Sauce Recipes That'll Convince You to Ditch the Can Opener

No holiday feast would be complete without this sweet and tangy sauce.<p>Step aside stuffing, potatoes and turkey — cranberry sauce is the real star of …

32 Easy Thanksgiving Side Dishes - Recipes for Best Side Dish Ideas for the Holidays

1 of 40<p>Mike Garten<p>Creamed Kale and Gruyere Gratin<p>Skip spinach this time around and go for the the trendiest green of the season: kale.<p>Advertisement - …

Cooking

55+ Easy Cupcake Recipes - Best Cupcake Recipe Ideas

1 of 60<p>Pin this image!<p>Save these easy cupcake recipes for later by pinning this image and follow <i>Woman's Day</i> on Pinterest for more.<p>Advertisement - …

Dessert

11 Funny Dogs To Brighten Your Day - Cute Dog Photos

1 of 12<p>Grace Chon<p>"Shades on. Leg out. Head tilt. Tongue ever-so-slightly forward. Trust me, there's an art to this."<p><i>— Boo the Pomeranian</i><p><b>Follow Boo on</b> …

Pets

16 Thanksgiving Vegetable Side Dish Recipes - Holiday Side Dishes with Vegetables

1 of 16<p>Chris Court<p>Pecan Pie Glazed Carrots<p>These glazed carrots take this sugary sweet flavor to another level.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 …

13 Tips to Keep Your Home Cool During the Sweltering Summer

For starters, your ceiling fan should rotate to the right.<p>The hottest time of the year has officially arrived. If thinking about surviving another few months sweating through your bed sheets all night long and dreaming about Antartica every second you're awake sounds miserable, try some of these …

Home Improvement

6 Golden Rules for Decluttering Your Kitchen

#6. Think practical, not pretty.<p>A clean and clutter-free kitchen is truly an interiors dream. How often have you walked into a friend's kitchen and found yourself wondering "How on earth do they keep it like this?!"<p>However, for many of us, the reality is quite different — our kitchen surfaces are …

Kitchen designs & ideas

Mondrian Tiles<p>Green Shaker Style Cupboards Geometric Tiles<p>Simple tile design with colourful accessories<p>A Fine Vintage<p>Traditional Kitchen with …

The 12 Best Interior Paint Colors From Your Favorite Brands

A surprise to no one: Magnolia Market's best-seller is inspired by Joanna Gaines' beloved shiplap.<p>If painting your walls a bold color has always been on your design bucket list, but you just <i>can't</i> seem to take the plunge, you aren't alone. We talked to 12 of your favorite paint brands, and they …

Twin Peaks Comes to Portland with a Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion Mural

Pairs perfectly with the dreamy Twin Peaks soundtrack.<p>Portland residents were recently able to take a seat inside the Black Lodge's extradimensional red room from <i>Twin Peaks</i>, the David Lynch-helmed cult series that recently began its third season on Showtime. With a technique we've seen from the …

Art

Artusi's Butternut Squash Pie

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: A nineteenth century alternative to pumpkin pie -- from Italy's favorite cookbook. (Bonus: It's gluten-free!)</i><p>I used to think that pumpkin pie was a …

Give Butternut Squash Soup a Boost With Mexican Ingredients Like Ancho Chili

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Like TV procedural dramas, Fab 5 Freddy's <i>Change the Beat</i> (the world's most sampled song), and ice-cream flavors, there's no such thing as too many versions of a good thing. So it is with butternut quash soup. Yes, …

Cooking

How to make an easy & classic Coq Au Vin | Chicken With Wine

It's only fair to share...<p>An easy and <b>classic</b> <i>Coq Au Vin</i> <i>recipe</i> prepared similarly to my Boeuf Bourguignon. Lots of <i>wine</i> and few dirty dishes makes a …

Stuffed Pepper Soup

Recipes, Soups and Stews, Vegetarian and/or Vegan<p><i>Stuffed Pepper Soup is one of those dishes that comes together quickly, feeds a large family, and</i> …

Food Preservation

Naan Potato Pizza with Radish Top Pesto and Smoked Mozzarella

Shares 518<p>Naan Potato Pizza with Radish Top Pesto and Smoked Mozzarella, baby! Perfect for carb-lovers! Radish season is fast approaching. Save the …

Indian Breads

Gluten Free Rosemary Garlic Flatbread

Preheat oven to 425 degrees. If you have a pizza stone, you will want to use it. That's what makes these beautiful brown baked spots on your bread. …

Ice Cream

Road Trip: The Black Hills of South Dakota

Let the stunning landscapes and abundant wildlife of South Dakota surprise your senses.<p>The southwest corner of South Dakota surprises with stunning landscapes, rich history, and abundant wildlife.<p><b>Overview</b><p>For East and West Coasters, South Dakota is squarely within flyover country. But when ground …