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The Case For Starting A "Tiny" Business

For those familiar with green products, ECOBAGS have become a staple. Sharon Rowe founded the company in 1998, with the simple mission of eliminating plastic shopping bags in the United States. Her first product was a Classic String Bag, a “simple, lightweight, expandable cotton net bag of the type …

Entrepreneurship

11 Things Your Mom Might Have Done That Contributed To Your Anxiety

Anxiety has roots in many things, so it's not always possible to point to one cause, and call it a day. It's often due to a mix of biology (as it is …

Parenting

Here Are Some Ways for You to Make Your Wife Feel Special

When my daughter became engaged, the day before he proposed I had an opportunity to have a long discussion with her fiance about her, marriage, and …

Relationships

11 Keto Recipes to Bring to Summer Potlucks

Cooking

The 15-Minute Kettlebell Workout for Busy Guys

Kettlebells are the perfect tool for a 15-minute, busy-guy workout. After all, kettlebells look like something your kids might have left lying around …

Workouts

24 Phrases You Should Start Saying More Often in the Workplace

What can you say that will cause a colleague to gravitate toward you? What words will cause an employee to light up with a smile?<p>A recent CareerBuilder survey says 50 percent of employees would stay longer with their companies if they were recognized more frequently.<p>To pull this off takes a leader …

Employment

A Doctor Lays Out the Perfect 12-Week Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Amazing

For pretty much anyone on the planet, the hardest part about losing weight is changing your diet. There are so many different paths to cleaning up what you eat, and there's no one-size-fits-all rule. To help you navigate the weight-loss waters, we spoke to Dr. Luiza Petre, a weight-loss and …

Nutrition

Dive right into the best swimming holes in and around Austin

Summers in Austin can be intolerable, which is why knowing where to find the best swimming holes is indispensable. Despite a climate bordering on …

Swimming Pools

To Earn Employees' Trust, Leaders Need to Be GrownUps

It's essential to manage your emotions and serve the people you lead<p>The CEO was having a tantrum. While it's true that he hadn't thrown himself on the floor kicking and screaming like a two-year-old, it was a tantrum just the same.<p>He went on a long rant about the way no one had taken responsibility …

Leadership

What Foods Are Best to Eat on an Intermittent Fasting Diet?

<i>Before changing the way you eat and altering your diet in any significant way, please speak with a health professional to make sure it's the best</i> …

Nutrition

Want to Learn How to Tell a Story? Watch This Perfectly Told Ad Campaign

Storytelling is about knowing when and how to surprise.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>What distinguishes a wonderful storyteller from someone who merely thinks they're a wonderful storyteller?<p>Is it their timing? Is it the tone …

Jeff Bezos

The Best Way to Brown Butter

If one simple kitchen trick could make your sweet and savory dishes richer and way more delicious, would you do it? Yup, we thought so.<p>Browning …

Country Lifestyle

How to Get a V-Cut Stomach

Six-pack abs are arguably the most desired physical feature for fitness enthusiasts. And save for the rare case, six-pack abs are visual proof of …

12 Hard Things You Need to Hear About Your Attitude

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, the mind is your ultimate battleground. It’s the space where the greatest and fiercest conflict resides. …

Self-help

How to answer the ‘sell me this pen/pencil’ question in a job interview

I’ve been on both sides of this question, both interviewing people and interviewing for sales jobs. It can be awkward. And as highlighted in <i>The Wolf</i> …

Google’s Grasshopper app teaches you how to code

Google's incubator for employees' "20 percent time" side projects, Area 120, typically produces fun things like an app to make YouTube more social and expanding Smart Replies. Now the workshop has released an app to help beginners learn to code in Javascript, which could be helpful for novices who …

This Is the Absolute Best Workout to Shed Weight — You're Welcome

We don't have to look far for incentive to go to the gym. In addition to the mental health benefits of working out, it's rewarding to feel "in …

This Is How Many Reps You Should Be Doing If You're Looking to Get Lean

The key to building lean muscle is strength training. If you've been lifting weights without seeing a transformation to your body composition, you probably aren't lifting the right amount of weight, or doing enough sets, reps, or a combination of the two. POPSUGAR spoke to LA-based celebrity …

How to Be More Flexible

These simple moves will help you breathe deep, stand tall, and loosen up all over. You haven’t felt this good since you were doing cartwheels in the …

How to Set Up a Backdoor Roth IRA

You may think a high income will shut you out of Roth IRA eligibility, but there’s another way in: a backdoor Roth IRA. And it can save you thousands …

Bill Gates reads 50 books a year and says this is his all-time favorite — here are his top highlights

Bill Gates recently called Steven Pinker's new book, "Enlightenment Now," his "favorite book of all time." Pinker — a professor of psychology at Harvard and the author of a number of popular science titles — takes a sweeping look at human history and comes to the optimistic conclusion that we're …

No matter how busy you get, you can always make time for healthy eating. With a little preparation, you can set yourself up for days of satisfying, easy homemade meals. Use this list to help you get started!

<b>Muffin tins:</b> They’re not just for muffins anymore. These kitchen staples are a great way to create portions when you’re cooking a large batch. Use …

9 Self-Defense Strategies to Ward Off Bullying

Did you know that if your child is unprepared for bullying or unaware of his surroundings, he is more likely to be targeted? No one wants their child …

If You Want to Get a Stronger Core, Do This Kettlebell Workout ASAP

Doing the same thing at the gym day-in and day-out can certainly get mundane. One easy way to mix things up in your fitness routine? Reaching for a kettlebell. Sure, they may look a little odd, but the bell-shaped fitness tool can help scorch calories and tone all over. One University of …

Workouts

You’d Never Know These Black Bean Brownies Were Healthy

Decadent, delicious, and so easy to make.<p>I have a bit of an obsession with finding recipes that sneakily swap in good-for-you ingredients. Chocolate …

These 14 Instant Pot Recipes Will Knock Your Family's Socks Off — and Won't Cost You More Than $20

Let's be honest, the Instant Pot is a busy parent's BFF. You can make pretty much anything your little heart desires — from rice to seafood to yogurt and beyond — and you don't have to sit around waiting for water to boil or an oven to preheat. So what could be better for moms and dads who have to …

7 things to do instead of shouting at your kids

Swore you'd never be a 'shouty mum' but yell on a regular basis? You're not alone. Top parenting experts offer some alternatives<p>The reasons we shout …

Behavior

Korean Bulgogi Taco Recipe

Cut off any excess fat from the short ribs then thinly slice the beef and cut into 1 1/2-inch pieces. Place in a large bowl or in a plastic …

Soysauce

Follow This Trainer's Warmup and You'll Have the Best Run of Your Life

The warmup and cooldown are the easiest parts to skip when it comes to our workouts. We justify to ourselves that they don't matter nearly as much as the actual workout does — but that couldn't be further from the truth, especially when it comes to running.<p>"To most people [running] just seems like …

Workouts

The Best Cooldown to Do After a Run

At the end of a run, chances are, you just want to sit down and rest. That’s always my immediate desire—along with a nice big glass of icy cold …