Matt Lawrey

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Easy Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers! With Avocado.

Crave a veggie burger. One with Panko-crusted edges - infused with tender sweet potato and creamy, rustic white beans. Tall stacked on a toasted …

Seeking Success In A Finite Number Of Hours A Day

We all have a finite number of hours in a day – 24 to be exact. What we choose to do with those hours is of the utmost importance. We can waste our time, or we can use our time to improve ourselves and our lives. I have always felt passionate about the importance of reading books that can help us …

6 Simple Mindfulness Practices To Reframe Your Perspective

Get familiar with the Holstee Manifesto and join the fast track to a better understanding–and appreciation–of your work, your life, and the world around you.<p>This is your life.<p>Do what you love and do it often.<p>If you don’t like something, change it.<p>If you don’t like your job, quit.<p>If you don’t have …

10 Can't-Miss Running Adventures

Check out these ten places that will inspire the runner – and adventurer – in you.

10 Simple, Science-Backed Ways To Be Happier Today

Did you know that the perfect temperature for happiness is 13.9°C? Adjust your thermostat, then check out these quick tips for maximizing mirth.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Happiness is so interesting, because we all have …

How Much Sleep Do We Really Need to Work Productively?

Every one of us, on average, <b>will be sleeping 24 years in our lifetime</b>. That’s a pretty long time if you ask me and makes it even more important to …

4 Exotic Grains That Can Improve Your Health

Seven Rare Steve Jobs Videos That Show How To “Think Different”

In this video from 1982 (actually, an audio-recording-as-video) Steve Jobs talks to the Academy of Achievement about what makes a person intelligent. …

Gluten Free Banana Coconut Muffins

These wholesome and tasty muffins barely made it through this mini photo session before my family gobbled them up. They were just crunchy enough on …

Grilled Avocado with Cherry Tomatoes and Herbs Recipe on Food52

• 4 avocados, halved, cut sides brushed with oil<br>• 4 small lemons, halved horizontally, cut sides lightly oiled<br>• 2 handfuls chopped fresh herbs, like parsley, thyme, chives, basil...whatever you like, and the more the merrier<br>• good-quality olive oil<br>• coarse salt<br>• 2 tablespoons pine nuts, toasted<br>• 1 pint cherry …

Recipes

Honey Grilled Watermelon Caprese Salads

Honey Grilled Watermelon Caprese Salads.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 31, 2013 132<p>I’ve become very brave this summer.<p>By grilling EVERYTHING.<p>I really mean …

Your Wandering Mind Is Making You Unhappy: Here's How to Tame It | Inc.com

From grade school on it’s clear that being able to focus has its advantageous. Whether you’re learning your multiplication tables or closing a million-dollar deal, laser-like concentration helps you learn and produce more, but surprisingly it seems focus can also make you happier.<p>That’s according …

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

Green Risotto With Mushrooms (Vegan) Recipe

Creamy risotto tinted bright green with spinach and herbs, served with pan-seared mushrooms.<p><b>Note</b>: I prefer using Carnaroli rice for its slightly longer grains and firmer texture. Feel free to use any risotto-style rice like Arborio or Vailone Nano.<p><b>Read more: The Vegan Experience: Green Risotto with</b> …

Neymar's Goal vs. Japan Captured by Military Spy Plane

Neymar has scored some pretty awesome goals throughout his burgeoning career so far.<p>Mazy dribble, stinging long-range shot or "postage stamp" free kick, the young Brazilian does it all with aplomb.<p>Crowd-pleaser extraordinaire, master of the spectacular.<p>He only added to his reputation with a fine …

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Listen: Diplo: "Crown"

Diplo: "Crown" [ft. Mike Posner and Boaz Van De Beatz] (via SoundCloud)<p>Diplo has shared a new song called "Crown" with Mike Posner on vocals. The song also features DJ Boaz Van De Beatz. RiFF RAFF may or may not be on the track as well. His vocals aren't apparent, and his name doesn't appear on the …

Recipe: Simply Delicious Quinoa Tabouleh

<i>This delicious recipe is by Kristin Doyle, RN, CNC from San Francisco. She is the author of Therapeutic chef: Recipes to prevent cancer, heart</i> …

The Only Way to Improve Your Situation is to Improve Yourself

Self-improvement is multifaceted. To improve yourself, you must consider every aspect of the word self. This means improving your mind, your body, …

Best US Coastal Hikes: Escape The City Hiking 10 Of America's Best Seaside Trails (PHOTOS)

Looking to escape the city this summer? Get away from the urban grind and enjoy some of the stress-relieving benefits of nature with a relaxing weekend trip exploring some of the country's most scenic coastal destinations by foot.<p>Ranging in length and difficulty level from one-mile walks around the …

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

Everybody deserves free music on Sundays. Here are this week's picks, featuring Budo, Waterstrider, Giraffage, Dominic Lord, and more. http://pnps.co/18Fs8Pe

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9 Great Bikes on a Budget

These inexpensive, high-value road, city, and mountain bikes are easy on your wallet, but certainly not cheap. For bike shopping tips, read our How to Buy a Bike for $1,000 or Less.

The Best Beers to Drink This Summer

<b>Summer beer-drinking</b> is an entirely different concept than winter beer-drinking. When icy Old Man Winter takes hold, we instinctively reach for the liquid equivalent of comfort food: burly porters, barrel-aged stouts, and other hearty brews that fill our stomachs and warm our chests. But by the …

Festival Review: Hangout Music Festival 2013

As I tucked a second swimming suit into my bag that was probably too large for the three days I’d be away, I actually said aloud to myself, and I …

Chris Hadfield sings Bowie's 'Space Oddity' in ISS farewell

How do you top months of amazing photos, demos, and tunes done aboard the International Space Station? If you're Chris Hadfield, you cover David Bowie's "Space Oddity" in a showstopping finale.<p>On the eve of his return to Earth, the Canadian astronaut released a beautifully done video of himself …

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