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Why we should pity attention-seeking narcissists

There are some surprising and unpleasant downsides to thinking you are the centre of the universe.<p>We can probably all recognise those attention-seeking people in our lives – and increasingly it seems in politics and pop culture – who have a hugely inflated sense of their own importance and …

Psychology

This Washi Tape Hack Is the Easiest Home DIY Ever

It can be downright daunting to DIY furniture. It’s Big Important Purchase stuff you need to use every day, and possibly the focal point of any given room. Building from scratch can sometimes require equipment and tools you’re not sure how to use. But that doesn’t mean you have to accept your …

Dining Rooms

20 Ideas to Bring Glamour to Your Bedroom with Gold Accents

I am certain that most of us would agree that gold is beautiful and sophisticated. Anything with gold would look luxurious no matter how simple it …

Best and Worst of Neuroscience and Neurology – March 2016

In this article I present a selection of publications that came out in March. There were many interesting developments, both in fundamental …

This Baby Pig Dancing To Rihanna's "Work" Is Everything

And this little piggy went to work work work work work.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Thumbnail Image

Rihanna

How Zurich solved its heroin crisis and what the US can learn from it

ZURICH, Switzerland — Zurich consistently ranks one of the best places to live in the world. But Switzerland’s financial capital was not always so …

6 Signs You Were Raised By A Narcissist

Once you figure this out, a whole lot of other things will start to make sense.<p>To outsiders, your dad is a larger-than-life social magnet who attracts people from all walks of life. Or your mom is the perfect woman, always looking to please and juggling everything with ease.<p>But behind closed doors, …

What Partners Would Make Narcissists Happy?

Recently, I wrote about a study finding that people were more satisfied with romantic partners and relationships that met their <b>intrinsic</b>, rather than</b> …

Multiple Personalities, Blindness and the Brain

A new paper reports the fascinating and perplexing case of a woman who reported that she was host to multiple personalities - some of whom were …

Brownie Brittle Toffee Seven Layer Bar

These Brownie Brittle Toffee Seven Layer Bars will wow your friends! A Brownie Brittle Toffee crust layered with coconut, walnuts, caramel chips and …

16 Desserts for Thanksgiving Dinner That Aren’t Pies

<i>“In my opinion, dessert is almost as important as the turkey itself.”</i><p>These wise words, spoken by Bobby Flay, are spot on. The Thanksgiving meal is …

Cranberry-Pecan Pound Cake with Praline Frosting

<i>This fabulous cream cheese pound cake gets a holiday twist with dried cranberries and pecans and is subtly spiced with cinnamon and ginger, topped</i> …

Brown Butter Brown Sugar Pecan Pie

This Brown Butter Brown Sugar Pecan Pie is the perfect addition to your holiday table this year! This recipe is SO easy you’re going to want to make …

A Pad Thai Recipe That's Better Than Takeout

Pad thai may seem like a dish better left to the experts, but we beg to differ: with a little bit of prep work and a dash of know-how, it can be — and should be — made at home. Still anxious about trying your hand at this Thai street-food favorite? We enlisted the help of chef Jet Tila to walk us …

How to Make Miso Soup Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Let a savory, warming broth be the blank canvas of your winter meals.</i><p>Resolutions aside, January is the time …

Flavors

Easy Chicken Pho Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>How to Store Chicken<p>Raw or cooked chicken can be stored in a refrigerator for a few days, though it’s important to prevent raw chicken juices from …

Yes, You Can Make Soup Dumplings at Home

<i>Ever wondered how they get the soup inside the soup dumpling?</i><p><i>Kenny Lao, author of the brand-new book Hey There, Dumpling! pulls back the curtain on this magical food.</i><p>When I open the bamboo steamer, I smell the porky broth and the briny, sweetness of shrimp. And then, when the initial steam …

Pad Thai

2 Servings<p>This pad Thai recipe is not the dish from the neighborhood take-out joint. "It ain't made with chicken," says Ricker, whose traditional take—pleasantly funky with fish sauce and preserved radish and a touch sour from tamarind—is meant to be eaten in the evening as a stand-alone …

Recipes

The Best Chinese Sesame Chicken Recipe

Crispy chunks of deep-fried battered chicken in a sweet, sour, and savory glaze packed with sesame flavor. The Chinese take-out classic, made in your own kitchen.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A balanced sauce has plenty of vinegary kick to balance out the cloying sweetness that most restaurant versions …

The Canyon Bistro’s French Onion Soup

The location of Topanga is in the Santa Monica Mountains, between Pacific Palisades and Malibu. Topanga is known as a bohemian enclave attracting …

15 Kitchen DIYs That Take One Hour Or Less

Want to spruce up your kitchen but don't have much time on your hands? These 15 super-simple DIY projects take less than an hour to complete.<p><b>1. Repaint your mugs</b><p><i>This Heart of Mine</i><p>Are you the unfortunate owner of a set of mugs you just can't fall in love with? Unless they're a priceless family …

Dining Rooms

10 Surprising Ways to Add Color to Your Home

Interior Design

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

May 29, 2012<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Is there anything better? Well, actual chocolate chip cookies would rank right up there I suppose.<p>But …

How to Repaint an Already Painted Wall

Painting an already painted wall doesn’t have to be a pain; all you have to do is follow these simple steps for a magazine-worthy space!

How To Make A Wallpaper Tabletop

You all know how to decorate walls with wallpapers. Some of you even know how to decorate different furniture using them. Now I want to show you how …

Transformed :: Dressed up Dresser

Refinishing a dresser can be super overwhelming. I’m often asked the questions: <i>What qualities should I look for when furniture hunting? How do I</i> …