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23 Bullet Journal Ideas That Are Borderline Genius

SO MUCH handwriting envy.<p>If you want a skills refresh, check out our guide to starting a bullet journaling!

Journalism

Bullet Journaling and Mental Health with @alecfischr

The bullet journal allows for flexibility and creativity - which sometimes helps us in more ways than we realize. See how @alecfischr uses his bullet …

9 Steps To Go From The Couch To A High Quality Life

If this title rings a bell, you may be familiar with the couch to 5k running plan. The idea is that even a relatively sedentary person can achieve …

Motivation

19 interview questions that are designed to trick you

But while they may seem simple — that's the point — some are actually designed to get you to reveal information you may have been trying to conceal. In other words: they're trick questions.<p>"To uncover areas that may reflect inconsistencies, hiring managers sometimes ask these tricky questions," …

18 Things Mentally Strong People Do | Inc.com

As the author of <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, I usually spend my time talking about the bad habits that can rob you of mental strength. After all, it only takes one bad habit to hold you back from reaching your greatest potential.<p>In addition to giving up those bad habits, however, it's …

Self-help

5 Self-Sabotaging Habits Holding You Back (And How To Fix Them)

The new year comes with new opportunities and a fresh batch of motivation to follow through on our promises. Inevitably, life happens, and sticking …

7 Tips to Avoid Getting Sucked Into Distraction

It’s pretty obvious that we live in a distracting world—now more than ever thanks to the technology we have today. And yet none of us are ever really …

New Year, Real You -- 5 Steps to Claiming Your True Self

"For eleven months and maybe about twenty days each year, we concentrate upon the shortcomings of others, but for a few days at the turn of New Year we look at our own. It is a good habit." -- Arthur H. Sulzberger<p>Did you make New Year's resolutions this year? A majority of people make New Year's …

These Books Can Teach You to Be the Best at Anything

After my post <i>What does it take to become an expert at anything?</i> a number of people have written, curious about where to learn more on the subject.<p>A …

The Surprising Trick to Helping Anyone Change

Behavior change can be hard. Although there are lots of theories about what motivates people to create long-lasting change, new research shows the …

Morning Yoga Poses That Will Wake You Up

If you want to establish a consistent yoga practice, one of the first steps is to find the time of day that works best for you and make sure to be on …

The 5 Best Motivational Videos of 2016 | Inc.com

Every year, I post the five most motivational videos to be posted on YouTube over the past 12 months. Here are my posts for 2015, 2014, and some timeless classics.<p>For 2016, I've focused on videos that will inspire you to make 2017 the best year ever. I figure we all need a year-end boost. Enjoy!<p>The …

Motivation

Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

<i>Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies – a classic cookie made from just 3 ingredients! Beloved by everyone!</i><p>Nothing beats a classic cookie, loved by …

3-Ingredient Buttery Shortbread Cookies

<i>Really awesome shortbread is made with just 3 simple ingredients. These buttery shortbread cookies are brimming with delicious melt-in-your-mouth</i> …

3 Ingredient Coconut Cookies

Meet the incredible three-ingredient coconut cookies! They are sugar free, gluten free and vegan and ready to eat in about 30 minutes.<p>I’m obsessed …

Sometimes the Best Cookies Come from Our Great-Great-Grandmas

For almost my entire life, my grandma Jeanne lived in a tiny house in the middle of Nowheresville, Kansas. The town is called Overbrook, to be exact—and it’s still largely in existence because of an auction house where farmers bring their cattle on Mondays to sell. It should be noted that, on …

The best microwave mug cake recipes to make in minutes

Many of us have succumbed to the lure of the mid-afternoon microwave cake. There is something satisfyingly indulgent about piling spoonfuls of sugar and flour into a mug, then watching a steaming, sweet-smelling perfectly risen cup come out of the microwave five minutes later.<p>These recipes, from …

Lamb curry with tomatoes, garlic and garam masala

SERVES<p>3-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 kg leg of lamb on the bone, cut to bite-sized pieces<br>• 5 garlic cloves, roughly chopped<br>• 3.5cm piece ginger, roughly chopped<br>• 4 tbsp vegetable oil<br>• 500g tomato, thinly sliced<br>• 200g onions, thinly sliced<br>• 1 heaped tsp kashmiri chilli powder (or mild paprika)<br>• Salt to taste<br>• 2 tbsp Greek yogurt<br>• 2 …

21 Delicious Recipes To Make With Overripe Bananas

An overripe banana is a blessing, not a curse.<p>Of all the produce that can go bad in the kitchen, the banana is the only one to get excited about. Overripe strawberries and peaches are destined for the compost bin, but overripe bananas provide you with the possibility of many great recipes. They’re …

32 Wine Cocktails, Because You Need More Summer Water

If there's one summer rule we live by, summer water (aka wine) is the best way to stay hydrated.<p>If there's one summer rule we live by, it's that it's important to stay hydrated. And there's no better way to do that than with summer water, aka any rosé, white wine—okay, any wine—we can get our hands …

Israeli-Style Hummus

Makes about 4 cups<p>Intentionally overcooking the chickpeas then whipping the mixture is key. This hummus is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>September 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup dried …

Recipes

The 10 simple prosecco cocktails you need to make

These refreshing prosecco cocktails are perfect for enjoying on warm days (or even chilly ones). Best of all, you can make them with store-cupboard staples.<p><b>Lemon Sherbet Fizz</b><p>A mouthwatering, lip-smacking, tangy citrus froth. Pop one heaped teaspoon of lemon sorbet into the bottom of a tall flute …

Recipes

Blender, Meet G&T: Frozen Gin and Tonics Are Your New Signature Summer Drink

I grew up in a household with a pretty strict definition of what's proper when it comes to gin and tonics. For decades, my father marked the end of the workday with a single drink: a long pour of Tanqueray on ice and a squeezed fifth of a lime (yes, a fifth), fizzed up with Canada Dry, stirred with …

Can You Freeze Cooked Chicken? Plus 4 Other Frozen Food Queries Answered

Stop wasting frozen food, people!<p>Confusion around frozen food and use-by dates is resulting in large amounts of food waste every year, according to …

A nation is frozen with indecision thanks to its ignorance of basic food preservation. Follow these tips to avoid waste – and poisoning<p>Time to face our freezer fears. Not the fear of an 80s demon dog residing in the fridge that some of us still possess from binge viewings of Ghostbusters, but our …

Environmental Health

QuickStart Guide to Identity-Based Habits

Recommended Recipes: Slow-cooked Greek Easter lamb

<i>We’ve got Spring Lamb coming in this Thursday ready for Easter lunch which you can pre-order online via our enquiries form!</i><p><b>Ingredients:</b><p><b>Method:</b><p>Heat …

Moroccan Meatball Sliders

Instructions<p>1<p>Prepare grill or coals in the barbecue.<p>2<p>In a medium bowl add the ingredients: ground beef through ground pepper and mix just until …

Top 10 Great Lamb Specialties

Lamb specialties are always a big hit on every lunch or dinner table. This tasty meat can be cooked in many different ways, from slow-cooker and …