Niall O'Connell

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Why You Should Stop Hacking Your Life and Invest in The Journey

Rich Roll<p><b>“Maybe stop trying so hard to find shortcuts to “hack” your life. The best things are hard. Invest in the journey. Just sayin’.”</b><p>A lark of a …

How to Make a Knockout Chili Without a Recipe

The Most Life-Changing Mac 'n' Cheese in America Is...

<b>What's in the water</b> <b>in South Carolina?</b> Or maybe we should say — what's in the food? Last week, Eat Like A Man outlined how Greenville is following the gastronomic lead of Charleston and becoming a culinary hotspot. At the same time, we were running a poll to determine the best mac and cheese in …

Comfort Food

Consider: The Meat Grinder

<i>Part of a series of tools, tricks, ideas, and various other things to improve your eating and drinking life.</i><p><i>PLUS: The Meat Grinder: A Factual Breakdown >></i><p><b>You approach the meat cooler</b> at the grocery store. Rows of prepackaged meat shine dully in pastel Styrofoam trays, the pink scribbly lines of …

Food

Step Up Your Cooking With Harvard's Help

<b>File this one under</b> your "Reasons We Wish We Had Gone to Harvard" list. It has recently come to our attention that the storied university's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and holds a lecture series in the fall on food and cooking — not just the rote preparation or the recipes — but the …

Food

Here are 10 budget-friendly kitchen helpers and organizers that make life better, from a smart wall-mounted dish drainer to a life-changing plastic wrap dispenser: http://thekitc.hn/KFAFYJ

How to Wash Gym Shoes

Ridding your gym shoes of their dirt and smell is as easy as throwing your shoes in the washing machine. Using care to prepare your shoes for the …

Shoes

Studies Prove that Desk Plants Can Improve Worker Concentration and Productivity

It’s well known that having plants in a room can make it more highly oxygenated and more pleasant to work in. But research teams from Norway and …

6 Apps That Fit Charity Into Your Daily Routine

Social Good Apps That Fit Into Your Daily Routine<p>1. Instead<p>2. I Can Go Without<p>3. Charity Miles<p>4. One Today<p>5. Donate a Photo<p>6. Check-in for Good<p>A pen …

This Crazy App Turns A Magazine Into An Interior Design Tool

Using a magazine for scale, this App lets you virtually design a room, then buy the furniture.<p>A few months ago, Ikea released an unbelievable app. When you placed the company’s catalog anywhere in your home, it could appear as one of a few different pieces of furniture on your iPad screen. In a …

21 Painfully Honest Cakes For Every Occasion

Just because it's made of sugar doesn't mean it has to be sweet.

Pizza

27 Most Epic Food Stacks Of 2013

AKA staXXX. Prepare to die of drooling.

Cooking

27 Cookies to Bake for the Holiday Season

What Are You Baking For The Holiday Season?<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 1, 2013 57<p>For the fourth year in a row, we are talking COOKIES! Like lots and lots …

Running On Air: Breathing Technique

A revolutionary way to breathe can help you run better and sidestep injury.<p>In my early days as a runner, I, like most, didn't give any thought to my breathing. I took up the sport in high school—back in the '70s—and as a senior on the cross-country team, I won the individual league championship, a …

36 Clever Gifts For Food Lovers That You'll Want To Keep For Yourself

Give me a ceramic Chihuahua to hold my tacos or give me death.

Shopping

38 ways to truly feel thankful this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is my favourite American holiday, because in its essence it’s an officially recognized celebration of that great universal truth: It’s …

Dance Hall

Spanish basketball player hits impossible no-look buzzer beater

With less than a second remaining on the clock in a game against La Bruixa d’Or, Real Madrid Baloncesto’s Felipe Reyes caught a full-court heave from a teammate, then threw the ball up over his head toward the basket.<p>Somehow, the thing went in. The odds Reyes could hit this shot again have to be …

Powerful Portraits of Secluded Cultures on the Brink of Extinction

Before They Pass Away is a powerful documentary series by photographer Jimmy Nelson featuring dozens of cultures around the world whose people live in seclusion and are at risk of fading away. Traveling across five continents, the English photographer manages to embrace the various cultures he has …

Papua New Guinea

Secrets Of The Extremely Fit

<i>By Andrew Heffernan, C.S.C.S. for Men's Health</i><p>There's no way around it: To gain muscle and lose flab, you have to pay the iron price. And sweat buckets. And rethink your grocery list. But the ultimate cost (in time, especially) depends on what you know. In our never-ending quest to help you get in …

What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

Twitter / Account Suspended

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Flourless Peanut Butter Oat and Chocolate Chip cookies. Naturally dairy and gluten free and take 5 minutes and one bowl to throw together. http://domesticfits.com/2013/10/28/flourless-peanut-butter-oatmeal-chocolate-chip-cookies/

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

I am what you might call a recovering junk food addict—and one that had an especially strong penchant for candy.<p>And while I’ve managed to get my sweet tooth under control in recent years, I still have quite a weakness for homemade versions of classic treats.<p>Being able to create them without …

Dessert

11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

Cooking

Sour Cream Pie Crust, No Fail, Flaky Pastry Crust

Move aside food processor! Be gone tough pie crusts! I hath found the holy grail of pastry doughs.<p>It is flaky, it is buttery, it is un-fussy, and it …

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Peanut Butter Skillet Cookie Sundae

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. In a small bowl, stir together the flour, baking soda and salt. Set aside.<p>In a large bowl, whisk together the …

30 Homemade Candy Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Candy is awesome. Homemade candy is better—here are 30 recipes we love.<p><b>Is there anything better than eating handfuls of candy</b> until you teeter on the edge of sheer bliss and belly-aching agony? We say no. There's only one way to make this time-honored pastime better, and that's indulging in …

Dessert

Hand Pies Are The Cutest Dessert Of All Time (PHOTOS)

Whether it be apple pies, frozen pies, or even tiny hipster pies, there are few desserts we love more than we love pie. But you know what's even better than pie? Hand pies.<p>Okay, we know, that's kind of cheating because it is still technically pie. But these handheld desserts deserve a category all …

Oreo Peanut Butter Is A Black Abyss We'd Like To Fall Into (PHOTO)

We love peanut butter around here. Whether natural, regular, creamy or chunky, we're pretty happy to indulge in it any time. We're also pretty big fans of cookie butter (aka Biscoff spread, aka Speculoos). We thought we'd encountered all the cookie butter possibilities that existed on earth. And …