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Baked Fudge

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F.<p>Beat the eggs until light in color. Beat in the sugar until just combined. Add the cocoa, flour, melted butter and …

Rodale Wellness Is Now Books for Better Living - Books for Better Living

<p>Rodale Wellness has found a new home with Books for Better Living, and we’re excited to welcome you all to our community! With our health and …

Books

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

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No grades, no timetable: Berlin school turns teaching upside down

Pupils choose their own subjects and motivate themselves, an approach some say should be rolled out across Germany<p>Anton Oberländer is a persuasive speaker. Last year, when he and a group of friends were short of cash for a camping trip to Cornwall, he managed to talk Germany’s national rail …

Employment

superfood brownie bites

Another pantry recipe for you since my vegetable/fruit selection is a little random at the moment. Usually this is where my creative juices tend to …

Love Beer And Coffee? You Might Be A Psychopath

A new study associates taste preferences with personality traits<p>Humans have a unique affinity for bitter food, like dark chocolate, coffee, and broccoli. Most other animals interpret a bitter taste as a warning to stay away from a non-edible material, but some humans can’t get enough of it, though …

Turkish Coffee Reading: Fortunes, Methods, and Mysteries

In a world filled with uncertainty, humankind has sought answers from every imaginable source: The stars, the moon, the earth, in each other, within one's self. From these unknowns and the human mind was born astrology, evolution, creationism, atheism, and hundreds of other constructs humans use to …

How to Make Cinnamon-Raisin Swirl Bread

We bet you're already thinking about how great the French toast will be...<p>More: How to make frosted cinnamon rolls at home<p>We still have a few more days of summer on the calendar, but kids all over the country are trading in their swim trunks for backpacks and I am slowly shifting my baking to more …

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

Breakfast in Bed: 6 Fun Recipes to Make for Mom

Moms deserve to be spoiled on their special day, so ditch the burnt toast and soggy cereal this year and whip up one of these yummy recipes. They're so easy, kids can help dad make the morning meal. (And don't forget to clean the kitchen for mom when you're done!)<p><b>1. Strawberry Muffins</b><p>Loaded with …

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

How to Make Frosted Cinnamon Rolls at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: If there's anyone who can make a mean cinnamon roll, it's Top With Cinnamon's Izy Hossack. Follow her recipe and you'll have the perfect holiday</i> …

Introverts Unite

Get it here => http://teeclipse.com/introvert1<p>Introverts unite! This limited edition shirt is for the introverts out there! On sale for a short time. …

13 Diet Tricks Every Woman Should Know

Quirky diets hacks to make staying slim easier.<p><b>2) Chew, chew, chew, chew…and chew some more.</b> According to Darya Rose, PhD, and author of <i>Foodist,</i> studies have shown that when people slow down, chew thoroughly, and focus on the attributes of the food, they enjoy it more and naturally eat less. FWIW, …

How to: Make a DIY Outdoor Living Plant Wall

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Transformed :: Mason Jar Herb Garden

<i>Morning, everyone!</i> Claire here, with a weekend project that’s perfect for all of you who are gearing up for lots of holiday cooking. Remember two …

Herbs

Homemade Laundry Detergent

<i>I’ve been using this homemade laundry detergent for almost three years now. I’ve shared it with many friends and the “recipe” has been requested</i> …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

Escape to Turkey's Otherworldly Landscape

This rocky wonderland was shaped by millions of years of natural phenomena—but human hands performed equally incredible works here.<p>Erosion shaped the incredible landscape of Turkey's Göreme valley, but thousands of years ago humans took a cue from Mother Nature and began carving an incredible …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

5 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." …

Self-improvement

Berry Coconut Frozen Yogurt: Leftovers Achieve Their Full Potential

Berry Coconut Frozen Yogurt is the flirty little sundress of desserts -- pretty, pink, and ready to play lawn games in the sun.<p>I owe this sweet little number to the bright, happy things in half-empty containers that littered my fridge: straggling berries at the brink of over-ripeness; a scrap of …