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Drink These 7 Teas the Next Time You're Bloated

It always seems like bloating happens at the worst possible time. It makes an appearance on the day you planned to wear <i>that</i> outfit, on an important …

Alternative Medicine

15 Holiday Cookie Recipes Anyone Can Conquer

Just call me Martha Stewart.

Dessert

15 Christmas Breakfast Recipes to Make Ahead

Christmas morning is a flurry and flutter of joyful gift-giving and cozy family time. Unless, of course, you are the designated breakfast cook — in …

Breakfast

This study looked at what *really* motivates people to exercise, and its findings may surprise you

For most people, feeling motivated enough to exercise can be extremely challenging. We <i>know</i> that we should do it, and we also know that we should get …

Why Foam Rolling Is Crucial For Building Muscle

Celebrity trainer Ashley Borden is a major proponent of foam rolling—for her clients, it’s a non-negotiable element of their fitness routine. That's …

Exercise

The First Eventful Month of Kindergarten

About a month ago, I wrote about the first day of kindergarten. Ahh… Was that just a month ago? It felt much longer than that because it was an …

Parenting

These Brave 7th Grade Girls Fought To Change Their School’s Dress Code — And Won

A group of 7th grade girls testified before the school board about how unfair their dress code was<p>When most of us were in middle school, we were …

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson for May 03, 2016

Bill Watterson

How to Manage Anger in Children and Teens

Dealing with Anger in Children and Teens, Part 2: Effective Tools to Help You Handle It<p>It’s hard to get most adolescents to comply, but when you’re …

A Thinking Continuum: A Search for Complexity in Early Childhood Education Practice

By: Diane Kashin, Ed.D, RECE. Pondering about early learning is something that I do on a regular basis. Usually what motivates me are stories from …

Pedagogy

Yes, Processed Food 'Makes' Us Fat -- But Science Provides Two New Clues As To Why

It’s no secret that more people are overweight or obese than not these days. But the question continues to be <i>why</i> the rates are increasing, despite so much public health knowledge about healthy eating and exercise. While overeating is not <i>technically</i> an addiction, it certainly mirrors the disorder in …

Holistic Medicine

Crockpot Chicken Fajitas

<i>Crockpot Chicken Fajitas..it really doesn’t get much easier than this! Simply add 4 ingredients plus some seasoning to the slow cooker and you have a</i> …

Cooking

Search Results for Crockpot Banana Nut Oatmeal

Crockpot Oatmeal Recipes: Crockpot Banana Nut Oatmeal Starting your family off on the right foot, with a healthy and hearty breakfast each morning, …

The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

a foolproof guide to getting more done

<i>Photos by Sarah Lovrien</i><p><i>Today</i><i>’s post was written by Kate Matsudaira, founder of Popforms. In addition to building tools to help you be better at your</i> …

Here's The Schedule Very Successful People Follow

All too often, productivity tips are a dime a dozen. Some even <i>conflict</i> with each other. What we need is a system.<p><b>What schedule do the pros use? What</b> …

Procrastinating? Try This Quick, Easy Trick To Get On Track

<i>Check out related career stories:</i> <b>6 Tips For Better Work-Life Balance</b> <i>and</i> <b>5 Signs You Might Be a Workaholic.</b><p>There are a million productivity tools at our disposal today. But today we’re going to talk about one that is totally free, super easy and perfect for the lazy procrastinator in all of us.<p>We’ve …

How We Trick Our Brains Into Feeling Productive

According to experts, not all procrastination distractions are created equal.<p>I’d been working from home last week when I found myself furiously scrubbing the grout between the kitchen tiles in the middle of the day.<p>I had a deadline and didn’t feel up for tackling the task. Somewhere along the line, …

5 ways procrastination costs you money

I recently switched my family's cellphones from a major national carrier to a smaller provider to save money. Purchasing the phones upfront set me back several hundred dollars, and perhaps it was because I was feeling the pinch of that major purchase, or maybe it was sheer laziness, but I …

Pasadena Educator Named Preschool Teacher of the Year

Jennifer Weisbart at Burbank Elementary was one of six early childhood educators to win the countywide award.<p>Six early childhood educators from Los …

Education