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25 Easy and Healthy Prep-Ahead Breakfasts to Fuel Your Day

Even if you love breakfast foods, it can be hard to properly eat a hearty meal as you get ready for a busy morning. You're probably used to throwing away your hard-earned cash on protein bars or skipping breakfast altogether, since prepping morning meals can seem like an intimidating task. Luckily, …

Breakfast

11 No-Sugar Snacks That Skip the Refined Stuff but Not the Flavor

Snacking becomes infinitely more important once you start watching your sugar intake. When the munchies suddenly hit, finding something to hit the …

Healthy Eating

5 ways to make new friends as an adult, because for some reason it’s hard AF

Finding new friends as an adult can be hard. Once you’re out of school, it can feel like the friendship pool just dries up. The ways you befriended …

53 Amazon Products With The Highest Ratings That You Never Knew Existed

5 Reasons This Nutritionist Buys Frozen Fruits and Veggies

Frozen foods get a bad rap for being processed junk, but the truth is, some of the healthiest foods in the market are in the freezer section. Here …

The Epically Good Dip I Serve At Every Super Bowl Party

This caramelized onion dip won't last long, so make extra. It's that good, trust us.<p>I remember the first time I had caramelized onion dip. A friend …

21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates | Inc.com

• <b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b>• <b><br>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b>• <b><br>Questions about employee behavior and past performance were asked most frequently inside the interview rooms.</b><p>Amazon …

Employment

This 20-Minute Routine is the Laziest (but Most Effective) Workout Ever | Inc.com

Maybe you don't have time to exercise. Or, maybe instead of logging some miles on the treadmill, you tend to use your spare minutes shopping online or wasting time on Facebook. Whatever your excuse, you know that exercise will make you a better person. For one thing, when you're fit, you're more …

Exercise

How to Clean a Cast Iron Skillet with a Potato

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>Cast iron skillets are kind of kitchen superheroes. You can use them for cakes, nachos, chickens and more. …

4 Anti-Inflammatory Foods You Should Eat For Thinning Hair, According To A Dermatologist

Hippocrates, often regarded as the father of medicine, once said, "Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." In other words, a healthy diet …

Work Smarter Not Harder: 17 Great Tips

In Dan Pink’s Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself he closes the book with a long, excellent list of “Work Smarter Not Harder” type …

16 Questions To Ask On A First Date, According To Marriage Therapists

Do you make your bed in the morning?<p>If you’re an introvert ― or just hate small talk ― few things are more stress-inducing than a first date. Keeping conversation flowing freely is no easy feat.<p>To help you figure out what to talk about ahead of time, we asked therapists and psychologists who work …

These Are the 13 Micronutrients You Need More of in Your Life

Although they often work together to regulate and promote certain bodily functions, there's a big difference between vitamins and minerals. While our bodies need vitamins for vital energy release at the cellular level, minerals are more involved in maintaining things such as water levels, blood, …

Next-Level Banana Bread, Courtesy of One Basic Ingredient

Banana bread plays an important role in most home baking repertoires. It holds sway in our minds as a delicious comfort food. It’s a staple of bakery counters; you can find it everywhere easily. But despite all that, it’s so ordinary. So simple. No one swoons over banana bread they way they do over …

Breakfast

12 High-Protein Smoothies — Without Protein Powder

Listen, not all of us were born with the natural ability to enjoy the taste of protein powder, but that doesn't mean we should miss out on a high-protein smoothie, right? If you're trying to up your nutritional content without drastically altering the flavor profile of your favorite shake, we've …

Healthy Eating

Asking these two questions could really improve your relationship

They're not as basic as they seem.<p>With any relationship, be it between lovers, siblings or pals, it's super important to take time to address any potential issues. Sitting down together and talking through what does, and doesn't work is just a foolproof way of keeping your relationship in check. Of …

15 questions to ask on a first date

Because "what do you do?" is verrrrry dull.<p>What with all the nerves and freaking out over what to wear, thinking of first date questions can tip your pre-date worrying over the edge. These first date conversation tips, from expert and author of Body Language: Learn How to Read Others and …

Why Avocados Are Costing You A Fortune

Skyrocketing demand and low crop yields are a pricey combo.<p>If avocados are one of your kitchen staples ― and why wouldn’t they be ― we have some bad news: They’re more expensive than ever, and prices could keep going up.<p>The price of Hass avocados from Michoacan state, Mexico’s largest producer, is …

Cooking

6 Easy Ways to Become a People Person

How do you gain people skills?<p><b>Simple. By genuinely loving people.</b><p>Empathy, care, sensitivity in speaking, acting will naturally follow?<p>Except that it …

The five stages of a relationship break-up revealed in new study

Sometimes it’s obvious to both parties that the end of a relationship is nigh.<p>On other occasions, one member seems to be completely oblivious to the …

The five-step guide to breaking up with someone you're seeing

‘Tis a strange time in which we live. Sure, some people have - gasp! - actual boyfriends or girlfriends, but many millennials seem only ever to be …

5 Secrets To Conscious Dating + How It Will Revolutionize Your Relationships

People say love hurts, but it is not love that’s doing the hurting. It’s our humanness. Love is pure, patient, unconditional, and kind. What hurts is …

Faceted Classification

Everyone on Pinterest Is Obsessed With Indoor Vines

They instantly give your home a touch of enchantment.<p>Houseplants have the ability to help you relax, concentrate and destress after a long day — and that's just reserved for small varieties that sit in a pot on your table. Imagine how mood-altering adding a bunch of vine plants all over your house …

15 Spring Wedding Themes We’re Seeing Everywhere

Spring wedding season is ramping up, and we’re already drooling over all the emerging themes coming out of the celebrations. And after you have one look at the cacti-filled centerpieces, eclectic rugs, and new takes on boho and minimalist styles, you will too! The 15 wedding #winners below are just …

7 Habits Of Truly Resilient Couples

If you can find some humor during the tough times, you're on the right track.<p>In any relationship, even the very best ones, couples will encounter problems big and small ― everything from day-to-day stresses like bills or bickering to bigger ones such as losing a job or a sick loved one.<p>One thing …

Self-help

Road Bumps and Deal Breakers: A Guide to the Stages of a Relationship

Not to point out the obvious, but every relationship shifts and develops over time. The way we relate to our parents, our friends, and, yes, our …

Can We Take A Moment To Talk About How Perfect A Boyfriend Chandler Bing Was?

Back in the 90s, when much of our ideas about the world revolved around dramatic <i>saas-bahu</i> sagas and SRK romances, F.R.I.E.N.D.S was the show that …

11 Vibrant Recipes To Ring In Spring

At last, spring has sprung! Birds, buds, butterflies — and, most importantly, a new slew of fresh seasonal produce: crisp asparagus, bright berries, sweet peas, fresh mint, and more. From Strawberries & Oranges in Citrus Syrup to Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, these recipes are a delicious …

7 everyday behaviours that can harm a relationship, according to an expert

The decline of a relationship is rarely something that just happens overnight. More often than not issues brew under the surface for a period of time.<p>…