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You Can't Be Extraordinary If You Don't Know These 5 Things.

Success is more than achieving a few goals.<p>When it comes to productivity and performance, the internet is overflowing with advice from authors, experts, and entrepreneurs. There are dozens of classes, apps, and books outlining how to be more successful but they are only going to work for those with …

5 Mantras for a Happier, Calmer, More Confident You

These powerful slogans can help you reprogram your brain think more positively.<p>Can one simple phrase actually make a difference in your life? …

9 Feel-Good Stretches That Will Loosen Your Tight Hips

Shakira once said, "Hips don't lie," and she kind of has a point. When you feel like your hips are tight, it's almost impossible to ignore the pain …

17 Pies You'd Be Crazy Not to Try — Trust Us!

We're just going to say it: we wouldn't blame you if you decided to scratch dinner and just ate one of the 17 pies ahead — straight from the pan, standing up by the oven. No judging here, we've all done it before, and there's no doubt that once you see the recipes ahead, you'll be doing it again. …

3 Things To Do If You Want To Be Happy Every Day

It doesn't seem that long ago that the amount of money and possessions you accumulated were considered the sole indicators of your success.<p>Today, …

Happiness

15 Healthy Vegan Dinner Recipes You Should Add to Your Rotation

Whether you're fully vegan, trying it out, or just looking to cut back on fat and calories, there are so many veggie-packed recipes you can add to …

10 Harsh Lessons That Will Make You More Successful

Everyone fails in life, and failure can be a crushing experience. The only thing that separates successful people from the rest is how they respond after they fail.<p>When facing obstacles, you have to decide if you’re going to let them be the excuse for your failure or if you’re going to make them …

How to Make and Bake Weed Brownies (Yep, We Went There)

The “special brownie” needs less introduction than most baked goods, but you’ll find no sloppily constructed, slightly burnt bars here. For those who …

Dessert

A Mindfulness Plan For Low Self-Esteem (One Week)

Is it possible for us to change our lives in a week? Besides that, we spend a lot of time on watching TV, using mobile devices, browsing the …

8 Books That’ll Inspire Your Daughter to Become a Strong Woman

From teaching her the importance of loving her body to overcoming gender stereotypes, raising a daughter is hard, but incredibly rewarding (even if you don’t have an adorable mini-me like Reese Witherspoon). Whether you’re aiming to raise a tech #girlboss or just a beautifully confident young …

Your Dinner Is Not Complete Without These Easy Roasted Garlic Parmesan Potatoes

So filling and delicious.<p>Serves 4–6<p>3 russet potatoes, sliced<p>4 tablespoons olive oil<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p>2 teaspoons garlic powder<p>2 teaspoons Italian seasoning<p>1 teaspoon paprika<p>½ cup parmesan cheese, shredded<p>Parsley, chopped<p>1. Preheat the oven to 400˚F/200˚C.<p>2. Place the potatoes in a large …

How a slow cooker can be a college kid's go-to appliance

Forget the hot plate, microwave, George Foreman grill, and even pots and pans. The humble slow cooker is all college students need to pack this fall to stay well-fed.<p>"Think about the slow cooker as an all-in-one cooking center," writes Bruce Weinstein in an email. He is co-author with Mark …

Banana Crumb Muffins with Cinnamon Streusel

Banana Crumb Muffins are so easy to make with just a few simple ingredients! These fluffy and moist muffins are topped with a delicious …

"World's Best Cake" with Banana & Coconut Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Follow these instructions and you'll have an impressive, towering dessert without having to worry about burning a meringue, shaving down layers of cake to make even lines, applying a crumb coat, or dirtying more than two bowls. Because not even "the best" is good enough for me (yes, …

banana coconut waffle s’mores

Here is the ultimate chocolate banana waffle s’mores dessert that’s so stinkin’ simple and easy to do that you’ll wonder why in the world you haven’t …

Breakfast

Caesar Dressing - Easy Caesar Salad Recipe

<b>Make an anchovy-garlic paste:</b> Mince the anchovies and garlic together until the mixture is mostly smooth and the garlic is minced, about 3 minutes; …

Recipes

Gardening for Beginners: 10 Easy Steps to Sowing Seeds

Gardening for Beginners: 10 Easy Steps to Sowing Seeds<p>Updated on February 26, 2018<p>Growing Plants and Harvesting Seed<p>You can buy "ready made" plants …

Tasteful Noods

You know what nobody cares for at a party? A bowl of limp, mayo-slicked noodles masquerading as pasta salad. So give them what they really want …

Recipes

10 Essential Skills Every New Homeowner Should Have

Ah, the joys of homeownership -- you can paint the walls any color you choose, let Fido run free in your backyard, and finally leave your bike outside your side door, without getting a citation from your property-management company.<p>There are many perks of having a place to call your own, but the …

Home Improvement

4 Ways to Beast Your Morning Run Without Feeling Tired

What's the right way to tackle a morning run without wasting time or putting your body at risk? From fueling-up to warming-up, here's how to run …

12 things every home should have

These are essentials, classics and key ingredients that make up the foundation of a good home, and if you are just starting out they make a useful checklist for setting up in a new space.<p>Could you add to this list? You sure could, but 12 is a nice even number for the purposes of this post.

Cleaning

17 No-Bake Desserts for Your 4th of July Get-Together

Summer cooking is all about minimalism, and the treats we whip up for the Fourth of July are no exception. We want things to be delicious, sure, but …

Dessert

Top 10 Green Home Improvements Plus Their Costs – DIY Green Living Ideas

In today’s fractured world it is next to impossible to find one thing on which everyone agrees, but Eco-friendly home improvement choices are one of …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cups [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Baptiste Yoga: 10 Poses for Strong Arms

Master Baptiste Yoga teacher Leah Cullis, who will lead YJ's upcoming online course Pillars of Power Yoga (sign up here to be the first to know when …

12 Summer Sandwiches for Weekday Lunches

Making a great sandwich is an art form. Too often we settle for boring stacks of bread, meat, cheese, and veggies. Yes, they are easy to assemble, …

Healthy Eating

7 Pro Tips for Starting a Container Garden

When it comes to gardening, contrary to popular belief, you don't need to have lots of space to get a lot done. In fact, you can garden like a pro using just a few household containers. Don't believe me? Read on for all the details!<p>Yes, it's true -- is here to stay! I have a huge arrangement of …