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The Teflon Mind: How to let go of the past

“If you realize that all things change, there is nothing you will try to hold on to.” — Lao Tzu<p><b>Why can’t I just move on?</b><p>Everyone tells you: “let go.” …

Stanford University

You Can Spend the Night in a Glamorous Airstream Trailer in the Middle of Yosemite National Park

“Sometimes I wish I lived in an Airstream,” country queen Miranda Lambert sang in the 2009 song simply titled “Airstream.” Now, nearly 10 years …

National Parks

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 325°. Combine brown sugar, pinch of salt, and 1/4 cup butter in a heavy saucepan; cook over medium heat, stirring …

Recipes

Silky Peanut Butter Pie

If you are a peanut butter lover then this no-bake peanut butter pie recipe is just for you! I really like quick recipes that don’t require baking. …

Recipes

A Brief Guide to Self-Harm and Unhealed Childhood Trauma

Self-harm is a commonly misunderstood psychological phenomenon. Some people believe that those who harm themselves are simply stupid because why else …

Mental Health

Easy Chocolate Craving Cake

This Italian chocolate craving cake is ideal for all chocolate lovers! So rich, so creamy…simply delicious! Plus, really easy to prepare. Here is the …

Recipes

Homemade Molten Chocolate Cake

You can find molten chocolate cake under many names around the world. This hot and cold treat is so rich, chocolatey, moist, and very delicious. The …

Dessert

Easy Cannoli Crepes (30-Minute Dessert)

This is an easy cannoli crepes recipe – a beautiful mix of Italian cannoli and French crepes – one of the most delicious and simple desserts. This …

Chicken Pho

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>A classic Vietnamese dish, this Chicken Pho recipe is full of fragrant aromas as well as savory and spicy flavors.<p>By: …

Man Spends 40 Years Planting a Tree on Barren Island Every Day, Now It’s a Giant Forest

In 1979, Jadav Payeng—a then-16-year-old resident of Assam, India—made a startling discovery: several dead snakes scattered along the sandy banks of the Brahmaputra River's Majuli Island. Having been displaced by flooding, the creatures were then killed due to the island's lack of shade.<p>This …

The Bay Area's Best Hikes With a View

Living in the Bay Area means that our average, everyday views are just as spectacular as some of the best in the world. (We like to think so, …

How to Make Cinnamon Rolls in 30 Minutes Flat

Look, I'm all for making traditional homemade-dough cinnamon rolls, but sometimes you just want the piping hot buns, dripping with butter and brown sugar, ASAP. When you're experiencing an uncontrollable jonesing for a homemade batch, but don't want to go through the whole trouble of making the …

29 No-Bake Summer Desserts For When It's Hot AF Outside

Because no one wants to turn on the oven when it's 90ºF outside.

4 Ways Toxic Leaders Destroy Team Morale

Don't be your own worst enemy.<p>There comes a point in your career, and life, when you decide which type of leader you want to be. You can be a great leader, using your role to empower other people and create an organization that people are proud to contribute to every day. Or you can be a bad …

Team Building

16 Homemade Ice Cream Recipes, Because You Deserve Better Than the Freezer Aisle

No more freezer burn!<p>It’s not surprising that we here at MUNCHIES are fans of ice cream. We’re not afraid to embrace the most obnoxiously bougie brands out there, and we’ve even got a show dedicated to it, if you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months. And now that the warm weather is …

This Is What Your Addicted Brain Looks Like

The fine line between feeling good and developing a dependency.<p><i>This article is supported by the NSW Government, who want to help empower you to quit smoking. In this article, we look at how addiction affects your brain.</i><p>Even when we know that something—drugs, alcohol, smoking, checking our Instagram …

31 No-Bake Desserts for Summer

The <i>last</i> thing you want to do on a hot, summer day is turn on the oven. But when company is coming, you've been tasked with dessert for the potluck, …

How You Treat People Is Who You Are! (Kindness Motivational Video)

Want to Be the Type of Leader People Will Remember for Life? Do the 1 Thing Most Bosses Hate the Most

The essence of great leadership really comes down to where you place yourself on the organizational pyramid.<p>In management theory, certain concepts from yesteryear no longer hold true. Like, for example, the idea that people must be driven to perform.<p>Yet over the years, I've learned that <i>driving</i> …

The Worst Leaders Aren't Controlling. They're Unreliable

A study of CEOs points to what it takes to get to the top as well as qualities that hurt success.<p>Difficult personalities can make the workplace challenging, but inconsistent management is downright crazy-making. One moment you're being told to innovate and think creatively. Then the next day you're …

Having too much empathy can lead us to burn out — but there are ways to use it as a superpower

Empathy is a really great thing. It helps us become better people by understanding and relating to other people's emotions, and sympathise with what they are going through.<p>But if you are in tune with too many people's emotions too much of the time, you may experience "empathy burnout," which is …

The Invisible Struggle Of Living With High-Functioning Depression

It’s Monday morning when I arrive early at my full-time office job in Toronto’s financial district — looking put together and well rested for the day …

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 …

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

• 16 tablespoons butter, softened<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• 1/2 cup brown sugar<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 1/2 cup peanut butter<br>• 2 1/4 cups flour<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 11 ounces dark chocolate chips<p>Preheat your oven to 375 degrees. In the bowl of an electric mixer, beat the butter, sugar and brown …

Recipes

How to View Battery Health and Disable Performance Throttling in iOS 11.3

Now that Apple’s iOS 11.3 software update has officially been released to the public, users sporting iPhone 6 devices or newer can access new battery …

7 Things You Should Never Say to Someone With Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are the most common form of mental illness in the United States, affecting 25 million people. As if the racing heart, sweaty palms, …

Use positive psychology to transform your relationship in four steps, authors suggest

Everlasting love can be more than just something you see in Disney movies - if you master four habits from the field of positive psychology.<p>That’s …

I Smoke Weed Every Night Before Bed, and I Don't Care What You Think

Weed has long held a negative stereotype in popular culture. When someone says the words "smoke weed," it conjures images of stoners doing nothing with their lives, sitting on the couch watching endless hours of television and ordering mountains of Taco Bell. Apart from a shared love of Taco Bell …

This is how to easily make your relationships awesome: 4 secrets

Relationships are important.<p>Like, more-important-than-Vitamin-C important. Scurvy is no fun but a lack of relationships might kill you faster.<p>A study …

These Cannabis-Infused Teas Are the Classiest Way to Get High

Even if you are open-minded about the benefits of cannabis, popular methods like eating edibles, smoking, or vaping can seem intimidating. But how about sipping on a cup of tea? Founded by two women who wanted to create a wellness product that was female-friendly, Kikoko cannabis-infused herbal …