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10 habits of mentally strong people

Despite West Point Military Academy’s rigorous selection process, one in five students drop out by graduation day. A sizeable number leave the summer …

Self-improvement

3 Uncommon Strategies for Achieving Your Goals this Year

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanIt’s easy to feel inspired when you think about your goals for the New Year.You’re …

Motivation

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. The feast of the Epiphany was yesterday, Twelfth Night for some, and if you didn’t …

World Trade Center

Frog Hollow Farm’s Meyer Lemon Cake With Lemon Glaze

<i>(Click here, if you are unable to view this video on your mobile device.)</i><p>Yes, it’s true. We Californians are obsessed with our Meyer lemons. And this …

Dessert

A 7-Day Menu, Plus Recipes and a Shopping List For a Week of Eating Clean

It's time to gear up for the second week of our 2-Week Clean-Eating Plan. You're halfway through the plan and doing great! We bet you're feeling pretty good, too.<p>When it comes to cooking healthy, it pays to plan ahead. Do check out the menu for the week (we're really excited about the PB&J …

A Spot-On Gift Guide Of STEM Toys For Kids

“STEM learning” may be a widely discussed topic within education and children’s media, but the discussion doesn’t necessarily make it easier to determine which products help teach STEM concepts. Therefore, instead of attempting to tackle the entire world of STEM education, Purdue University …

Kids

Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipes for warming autumn soups

Six years ago today, my husband Karl and I entered into a civil partnership. And six years before that, the first gay civil partnership in the UK took place at 11am on 5 December 2005. So what’s all this got to do with soup? Well, soup will for me always mean comfort and home, and comfort and home …

Food Preservation

Burn maximum fat in 4 weeks with the 'wheel' workout

Think of a workout as a big wheel. The hub is your main exercise—the one that drives most of the changes you’d like to see—and the spokes are the …

The detoxing soup you can make in 20 minutes flat

It’s mid-January and the urge might be to abandon all New Year’s resolutions. (Hey, been there, done that—or, you know, <i>not</i> done that.) But resist: …

How Design Simplicity Improves UX

Image: Simple Line Handdrawn Patterns by YouandigraphicsDesign trends come and go but great design is always easy to recognize. Print work that …

UI Design

Thanksgiving Recipe: Crispy Brussels Sprouts Hash

I think we can all agree that hash browns are awesome, and a hearty plate of them drizzled with ketchup alongside runny fried eggs and some crispy …

Brussels Sprouts

This Chart Shows the Difference Between a Broke and a Rich Budget

Since we tend to decide that it’s rude to talk about money with other people, it can be hard to figure out how to go from being broke to financially …

Personal Finance

The HIIT Yoga Workout Will Satisfy All Your Calorie-Blasting and De-Stressing Needs

Rev those endorphins when you’re stressed AF.<p>Alexis Novak<p>The struggle is real: You crave the calorie-crushing results you get from high-intensity interval workouts, but you also love getting down with downward-facing dog. Enter Insta-famous trainer Alexis Novak, of Los Angeles, who created a …

Yoga

Startup investor Scott Belsky shares five big predictions for the future of technology

Allow me to explain, as well as share some implications for each:<p>The concept of actively "posting" or "sharing" will be frowned upon and entirely replaced by a passive stream of your life's experiences, whereabouts, and media consumption. Imagine a 24 hour channel of you that is authentic, aways …

Under Siege

Celebrate Summer With These 17 Corn Recipes

Smart cooks take advantage of seasonal produce, reaching for the veggies and fruits they know will be at their best at a certain time — and Summer is all about corn! Fresh ears of the juicy, crunchy, and sweet kernels will be at every farmers market and on sale at your favorite supermarket all the …

Cooking

Summer Corn at its Tangiest, Spiciest, Messiest Best

This is not a recipe for corn purists.<p>If you’re the kind of person who shudders at the notion of adding anything beyond a slick of butter to your boiled ears, you should probably stop reading right now. Because this is the polar opposite of a minimal, simple preparation that really lets the flavor …

Grilling

7 Best Cocktails to Drink While Cooking Weeknight Dinners

You can do better than cracking open a beer.<p><i>This story originally appeared on foodandwine.com.</i><p>There’s something wonderfully therapeutic about cooking …

Cocktails

Beginners Guide To Design Thinking | Create Hub

Posted on Jan 3, 2016<p>What is Design Thinking?<p>Design Thinking is often used to help understand and solve complex problems. It has been adopted by a …

Design

Mushroom Butter Masala [Vegan] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Why Agile Marketing Should Be A Focus For CMOs

As part of a“CMO Insight Series,” I’ve interviewed several marketing leaders regarding their biggest challenges. Two topics consistently come up in my discussions: 1) the need to move faster, and 2) the importance of being able to convert data into better insight. The concept of “agile marketing” …

Marketing

3 soon-to-be social media trends you can profit on

What is the next big wave of social media?<p>Maybe it’s Peach — or another hot new social network. Maybe it’s a strategy like posting times or text faces.<p>It’s really hard to say!<p>(And yet here I am saying it…)<p>To ride the wave of <b>the next big thing in social media</b>, it often takes a lot of …

Lean Innovation: Design Thinking Meets Lean Startup For The Enterprise

Innovation is often born from individuals who view design as a way to shape forward-thinking ideas. While design alone can’t deliver the promise of innovation, frameworks—such as design thinking and lean innovation —provide methodologies and a mindset that are required for customer-centric …

Design

6 Content Marketing Resources Brands Should Be Aware Of

Yes, I know my title ends in a preposition. Sue me, grammar police of the world. There’s a reason that content dominates the world of marketing: It allows businesses to leverage their knowledge and stand out from their competition. Besides being cost effective, content marketing provides value that …

Marketing

Blonde Redhead Recipe

This cocktail, created by Douglas Derrick of Ava Gene's in Portland, Oregon, is a masterful combination of just three ingredients: spicy whiskey, luscious vermouth, and complex Barolo Chinato, a bittersweet, herb- and spice-dosed <i>digestivo</i> made from one of Italy's best wines. The result is …

Cocktails

The Insane Interval MetCon Workout | Men's Health

(In fact, I created 9 MetCon workouts for my latest at-home DVD program—THE 21-DAY METASHRED. It strips away fat and reveals lean, hard muscle.)<p>Rest periods are kept short to elevate your heart rate and to maximize your per minute calorie burn.<p>As a result, you’ll gain strength, burn fat, improve …

Military Fit

Page 1 of 32<p><i>Military Fit</i> is a bodyweight circuit training fitness program based on a 30-day functional fitness course. It focuses on full body …

Exercise

10 Super-Cozy Winter Brunch Dishes

Cozy up to these delicious brunch recipes.<p>Too cold to venture out for brunch? Stay cozy in your PJs and make one of these winter-perfect recipes at …

Breakfast

Best Butternut Squash Soup Ever Recipe

"Slightly sweet, this is one of the best soups I've had in a while."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 tablespoons butter<p>1/2 onion, sliced<p>2 cloves garlic<p>2 sprigs fresh …

Food Preservation

Get Ripped Quick with This Simple and Effective HIIT Workout

Staying fit on the road is always a challenge. We’re out of our routines, away from our gym and eating a diet that’s different from usual (let’s be …