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Orange Pound Cake

Heat the oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour two 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2-inch loaf pans. Line the bottoms with parchment paper.<p>Cream the butter and 2 …

No, Successful People Aren't Superhuman. They Just Do These 10 Things

If you are looking for ways to jumpstart your career, or thinking of jumping ship to start your own business, here are some insights on how to prepare.<p>Does it sometimes seem like people all around you are getting promoted, or leaving to start their own business, while all your hard work and …

personaldevelopment

4 research-backed rituals that could make you a better parent

And if you don't understand kids it can be hard to give them what they need to thrive. Lately the trend has been helicopter parenting and trying to get them ready as soon as possible for an increasingly competitive world.<p>But is that what 3 year-olds need? Or what 10 year-olds need? What about 15 …

10 Nasty Habits You Must Eliminate From Your Daily Routine

Our brains just aren't capable of successfully completing two tasks at the same. So why do we keep doing it?<p>Make no mistake about it. Bad habits are called "bad" for a reason. They kill our productivity and creativity. They slow us down. They hold us back from achieving our goals. And they're …

Self-help

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have)

It’s a holiday weekend, which probably means you have some down time. What better activity, while you’re digesting that leftover Turkey, than …

Horror

How to Raise Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

The media’s fascination with young entrepreneurs gives off the impression that all of America’s businesses are being run by messy-haired …

Steve Jobs Asked Himself This 1 Question Every Morning to Stay Successful

See why self-reflection in the morning can set your entire day up for success.<p>Have you ever been distracted while driving and then suddenly arrived at your destination, wondering how you even got there? Too often, we go through life on autopilot like this, only to realize later that we've lost …

Motivation

The 10 Beauty Products Byrdie Readers Rave About Most

This is a story couldn't be happier to write, as it means that you're as engaged with beauty product research, reviews, and experiments as we are. …

12 of the Most Bonkers Items From the "Ridiculous, but Awesome" Goop Gift Guide

Hot on the heels of Oprah's annual list of Favorite Things, Gwyneth Paltrow released her much-anticipated Goop Gift Guides, and — in addition to thoughtful gifts for travelers and hostess gifts that will move your friends to tears — there are a handful of "ridiculous, but awesome" items that are …

Shopping

Vegan Washington Apple Cake with Salted Caramel Frosting - Chowhound

I'm originally from Washington State, where Apple cakes have a strong tradition. This treasured recipe originated with my Great-Grandmother, and with …

Dessert

Samsung Gear S3 release date set for mid-November

It seems that the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch isn’t just set for a mid-November release in Canada, with <i>The Korea Times</i> reporting that Samsung is also shipping the device in the US and ‘major European nations’ then too.<p>A more precise date wasn’t disclosed, however the Canadian Best Buy page indicates …

5 Ways to Inspire Creativity and Build Strong Character in Your Children, According to a Top Psychologist

Conformity is dangerous. Here's how to teach children to think for themselves.<p>Whether it's doing things because "they've always been done that way" or because "everyone else is doing it," conformity can be very dangerous.<p>My wife and I work hard to instill the right values in our two small children. …

Creativity

I Asked for a UV Photo of My Skin, and the Results Were Shocking

If I could go back in time, I'd physically pull myself out of the tanning bed and serve up an hour-long lecture about how terrible it is to bake in …

Skin Care

A Timeless Love Story

Because ALS took her voice away, she had a very special card for his birthday. Yes, she could no longer speak, but their love, their daily sacrifice spoke louder than any human words were capable of communicating.<p>Meet Julie and Charles.<p>Married for 59 years and 5 children later, they had beaten the …

Loving Couple Recreate Wedding Day Photo After 70 Years of Blissful Marriage Together

Cao Yuehua and his soulmate Wang Deyi met in 1943 in Kunming, China when they both attended a ball held by the National Southwestern Associated University. "My dad asked my mom for a dance and they fell in love with each other almost at first sight," said the couple's youngest son, 60-year-old Cao …

U.S. Army

Tropical Carrot Cake

True confession, I ate 1/4 of this cake by myself before pleading with my husband to take it to work. It started innocently enough, a bite here, a bite there. Then it turned into a sliver here and a sliver there. Before I knew it, my beautiful 8 inch cake looked like Pacman incarnate. Damn you …

'My Husband Wants to Be Polyamorous Just When Our Marriage Started to Improve'

Reader Doesn't Feel Right says,<p>My husband and I have been together for 18 years (married 16 of them) and with the exception of the first six months of new relationship energy and notable events like our wedding and the birth of our kids, it's been pretty dysfunctional.On my end, I have lived (up …

12 Illustrations That Are All Too Real For Introverts

Often alone, rarely lonely.<p>If you’re the kind of person who prefers inner dialogue to small talk ― or watching “The Breakfast Club” over <i>going</i> to the club ― then you’re more than familiar with the daily struggle of being an introvert.<p>Artist Maureen Wilson, the mastermind behind the series Introvert …

Best Wild Animal Photos of 2008 Announced

<b>Winner, "Animal Behavior: All Other Animals" Category</b><p>An aptly named winner of the 2008 Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest, "Deadlock" was captured in the dead of night in a Belizean rain forest.<p>U.K.-based David Maitland observed from midnight to 3 a.m. as a rare Morelet's tree frog doggedly …

100 Very Best Restaurants 2017

1<p>You’ll walk out feeling as if the $250 price—which includes tax, tip, and drink pairings—is a pretty sweet deal.<p>2<p>No one in the city—or country—is …

Washington D.C.

20 Impossibly Identical Copycat Restaurant Recipes

Your kitchen just became your new favorite restaurant.<p>Finding something you <i>really</i> love at one of your favorite restaurants — awesome. Only being able to get it at that restaurant — not always so awesome, especially if the restaurant is in another city, state, or even country! But just because you …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

What The Fast Food You're Craving Looks Like In Reality

Although we talk constantly about the majesty of a homemade burger, work constantly to seek out the best tacos on earth and generally care more about the quality and sourcing of our food than about most other issues in life, even we are not immune to a fast food craving. We know why we shouldn't …

10 Delicious Snow Day Recipes to Make With Kids

When the kids are home on a snow day, they need fun indoor activities to keep busy after sledding. Keep them happy and warm in the kitchen with these simple and delicious recipes.<p><b>1. Soft Pretzels</b><p>These soft pretzels taste just like Auntie Anne's, and they're as much fun to make as they are to eat.</b> …

The Safe, Doctor-Recommended Cleanse You Should Actually Try

With a dizzying array of detox options on the market (juices! powders! elixirs!), Joseph Hooper unearths the one cleanse that's really worth it<p>In writing The Detox Prescription (Rodale), Woodson Merrell, MD, has assumed the role of the sheriff who wants to run magical thinking and hucksters out of …