Marci McCue

1,692 Flips | 24 Magazines | 1,459 Likes | 243 Following | 3,038 Followers | @marci | Flipboard founding team member and head of marketing, on the advisory council for the NLP, fan of family adventure travel, the Warriors and big ideas. Curating around media and culture on Flipboard, sharing on Twitter @marpmc

11 lessons learned from 4 years of intermittent fasting: The good and bad

<i>“It’s a scientific fact that you need to eat breakfast every morning to lose weight.”</i><p><i>“You shouldn’t skip meals, it’s not healthy. You have to eat six</i> …

Holistic Medicine

How Great Leaders Build Trust With 4 Brain-Based Tools

Recently one of my executive coaching clients came to me with this question.<p>“Christine, my team is disengaged and disconnected. I am being drained daily by high stress, high distrust and chaos. How can I get my team to trust my company and to trust me?”<p>The issue of trust can make or break an …

Leadership

15 Tasty Side Dishes That Are Keto-Approved

No doubt about it: The ketogenic diet takes planning, willpower and dedication. But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a delish entrée with a side …

Cooking

These Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower Bites Are Irresistible — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

The World’s Greatest Free-Solo Climber Isn’t Interested in Adrenaline

Alex Honnold completed the first-ever ascent of El Capitan without ropes or support, but he's just in it for the sport.<p>“I think Yosemite is the most inspiring place in the world. I’ve been there every spring and fall for the last 10 years or so,” says rock climber Alex Honnold. “That’s why ‘El Cap’ …

Climbing

The Death of the Plastic Straw

TravelPlanet or Plastic?<p>It's a growing trend: Hotels, resorts, safaris, and cruises are increasingly banning plastic straws.<p>In 2015, a disturbing video of an olive ridley sea turtle suffering from a plastic straw stuck in its nose went viral, changing many viewers’ attitudes toward the plastic tool …

Pollution

ICYMI: Content Marketers Flip Over Flipboard, BPM vs. RPA, More

Many of you reading this aren’t using Flipboard — the news and content aggregation platform — to extend your content marketing reach. Big mistake! …

Start Using Flipboard to Promote Your Content Marketing ⋆ Egg Marketing

As a content marketer, I know how much time and effort we put into creating the right message, using the right medium in order to deliver specific …

How to See a 10x Growth in Your Blog Traffic Now with Flipboard

Do you ever check Alexa.com to see which keywords bring you search engine traffic?<p>As my recent article about Alexa explained, I check …

Social Media

What is Flipboard? And why use it?

What is it?If you haven’t yet used Flipboard, it’s a great social app that allows its users to share, group, and collect content from multiple …

How to Use Flipboard as a Traffic-Generating Machine

Frustrating isn’t it? Everybody told you social media is oh-so-important for generating traffic, so you focused so much of your time and effort …

Social Media

Rustic Apple Tart

The store-bought puff pastry crust makes prep time shorter and still produces a quality tart.

Vegetarian White Chili

A Parmesan rind is the secret ingredient in this hearty white-bean chili—it adds tremendous richness and depth of flavor. If you don't have one, substitute the water in the recipe for homemade or store-bought low-sodium vegetable broth.

12 Research-Backed Practices for Enjoying Life Regardless of How Much You're Stressed at Work

Trust the science. You can stay unruffled despite all the hassles.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Research shows most of us are feeling more overwhelmed and stressed out than ever before. Stress affects us not only psychologically but also physically. Feeling …

Wellness

Researchers Can Now Estimate the Magma Underneath Yellowstone's Supervolcano

Arr! There she blows!<p>Do you ever think about how there’s a supervolcano underneath Yellowstone National Park that could explode at any second and …

pretzel parker house rolls

There are kitchen discoveries that lead to nothing but trouble. The first time I caramelized sugar, I knew I was ruined. Why would anyone want to eat …

15 Italian Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re not an Italian nonna with decades of pasta-making experience, these classic recipes make an excellent (and relatively simple) introduction …

How to Photograph Wildlife in Yellowstone National Park

<i>This is the final installment of our guide to photographing wildlife in Yellowstone. The new page (the seventh in this guide) offers suggestions for</i> …

For Tiny Breads, All You Need Is 5 Minutes & Flour

I’m a big believer in the vehicle—an edible one. Much of what I cook is soupy or saucy and relies much more on flavor than it does on structure, shape: A whole mess of chopped vegetables and canned tomatoes or stewed lentils with a smattering of herbs. It’s great, really (usually), but getting it …

4 Crazy Delicious Takes on the Classic Peanut Butter Cookie

From super-crunch to salty-sweet, these creative cookies will become new household favorites.

Steinbeck’s Eden

The novelist loved Positano’s sleepy beauty and 60 years on it’s no less enchanting, says James Delingpole<p><i>Amalfi Coast</i><p><i>‘Nearly always when you find a place as beautiful as Positano, your impulse is to conceal it. You think: “If I tell, it will be crowded with tourists and they will ruin it, turn it</i> …

The perfect 2 day Positano itinerary - How we enjoyed the most beautiful spot along the Amalfi Coast - FREE & ADDICTED

8:00am, arm out the window, music blasting, cliff hugging roads & ocean as far as the eye can see. I was feeling absolutely free as a bird while we …

A Guide to the Beaches of Positano

After receiving such a great response about my Guide to the Beaches of Amalfi, I’ve decided to expand the series to cover another favorite spot on …

The Only 9x13 Dessert You Need This Summer

When I was a kid, we'd go up to the Smoky Mountains to spend a few weeks with Grandma and Grandpa in the summer. My grandparents' house in North …

Draymond Green picks up his first flagrant foul of the NBA playoffs

Draymond Green has a long history with flagrant fouls in the postseason, and he added to it against the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night.<p>The reigning Defensive Player of the Year picked up his first flagrant foul of the postseason during Game 2 of the Golden State Warriors’ opening round series …

Basketball

Easy 9x13 Cobbler Recipes That'll Make Sure Everyone Gets Seconds

Because if we're being honest, the 8x8 is never really enough.<p>Though cobblers may be seen as an easy Southern classic, it takes the perfect balance …

Carrot Coffee Cake

This one goes out to everyone who doesn't like cream cheese frosting (guilty) and prefers cake at breakfast instead of dessert, no matter how much …

Dessert

Gwyneth Paltrow's Carbonara Will Become Your Favourite Weeknight Meal

Gwyneth Paltrow's <b>It's All Easy</b> cookbook is full of easy weeknight meals anyone can make, including this carbonara pasta recipe. The actress and …

How To Make Slow Cooker General Tso's Chicken

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>The craving: General Tso's chicken from your favorite Chinese takeout spot. The problem: You've got different diners …

3 Sesame Seed Recipes That Prove These Little Guys Are Packed With Flavor

Small but mighty, sesame seeds give crunch and depth to sweet and savory recipes. While they come in a variety of colors, you’ll mostly find white, …

Spices