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Honey Garlic Chicken – moist, tender, fall-off-the-bone chicken thighs in savory and sweet honey garlic sauce and made in an Instant Pot, so …

WISH LIST

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3 Stocks That Could Put Amazon's Returns to Shame

These three tickers could be better bets than Amazon for new investors right now.<p>Online retailer and cloud-computing pioneer <b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) …

Stocks

8 Storage Solutions We're Stealing from Tiny Houses

Do you ever feel like there’s just not enough storage space in your home? Or that there are certain objects you just can’t find a place for? Yeah, been there.<p>If you’re struggling to find room for all your belongings, it might be time to take a cue from tiny house owners—after all, they’re the …

Houses

Roth IRAs Just Became an Even Better Deal for Retirement Savings

A Roth IRA is usually touted as a good deal for younger workers: You pay taxes on money going in now, and then when you’re older (and theoretically …

Retirement

A man who retired at 34 shares a spreadsheet that helped him get there

On August 1, 2016, Brandon officially retired.<p>The 34-year-old software developer and blogger behind the Mad Fientist -- who doesn't use his last name …

Retirement

The 5 top retirement havens with the lowest cost of living

In International Living's Annual Global Retirement Index 2018, we ranked the 24 best retirement havens in the world, where you can live comfortably …

Phnom Penh

I was getting buried in clutter. Here’s how I finally got free.

With closets overstuffed with clothes that didn’t fit, pots that threatened an avalanche every time I wanted to boil an egg and bookshelves packed two volumes deep, my apartment felt burdened. Growing piles of rubber tubs made it onerous to clean the floors — especially because my vacuum resided …

Marie Kondo

Pottery Barn’s New Small Space Collection Was Created With Your Apartment in Mind

Home Decorating

Butter Tarts!

Good morning. Greetings from Canada, where I traveled this week to celebrate with Times subscribers and those we would like to be Times subscribers on the occasion of our publication, in print today, of our Food section devoted to some of the pleasures of Canadian food and drink.<p>So before we get to …

Recipes

Incredible One Bowl Meals

One bowl, zero hassle.<p>One bowl meals seem to be on every menu now, and we understand why. Filled with grains or noodles, veggies, and protein, one …

Healthy Recipes

3 Things to Know About Claiming Social Security at 66

Thinking of filing for Social Security at 66? Here's what you need to know first.<p>Though your Social Security benefits are calculated based on how …

Social Security

5 steps to make more money while growing your career ~ Get Rich Slowly

This is a guest post from ESI of ESI Money, a blog about achieving financial independence through earning, saving, and investing (“E”, “S”, and “I” — …

Careers

The $62 Billion Tax Break Anyone Can Claim -- but Only 4% Do

Even tax cuts will still make this a lucrative way to save.<p>The efforts that some people will make to avoid having to pay income tax are …

Retirement

8 Reasons to Pursue Early Retirement

Most people retire during their 60s. To retire earlier than that requires planning, discipline and paying close attention to your savings and …

Retirement

10 Dividend Stocks For Retirees

Many investors haven’t saved enough for retirement.<p>Saving is important before retirement and after.<p>Dividend investments can create income and growth …

Investing

Have you heard of the 4% rule? Most Americans haven't

We all know we're supposed to save a decent chunk of money for retirement so we have the ability to live comfortably once we stop working. But how much savings is enough?<p>One good way to know is to see how your balance looks and figure out how much yearly income it can give you under what's known as …

Retirement Planning

4 Anti-Inflammatory Proteins Everyone Should Start Eating, According To Nutritionists

A meal without protein will leave you feeling lackluster. We all need protein to get energized, build muscle and feel happily full. Make sure to …

Healthy Eating

A Beginner’s Guide to Dividend Investing

A few years back, I finally opened up an individual retirement account, or IRA. (A small step in investing, a giant leap toward adulting.) After …

Investing

Can You Make It Through This Post Without Wanting To Be A Healthyish Person?

Just some bullet journal ideas to help create the ILLUSION OF PRODUCTIVITY.<p>BTW, the idea here is to get inspiration for layouts to track your own personal health goals — not to copy anyone's individual plans. What works for one bullet journalist might not work for you, so definitely consult with a …

Productivity

This 5-Stock Portfolio Will Make You Rich

Investing can be confusing at times, but it doesn?t really need to be. New investors are often perplexed at the sheer number of options to invest in …

Stocks

What Is Passive Income?

Call it easy money or income for lazy people. Either way, passive income is something that countless Americans get to enjoy every day.<p>Imagine if you …

Stocks

The secret to keeping your brain sharp as you get older may be simpler than you may think

• <b>According to studies, maintaining close friendships through life will boost memory and brain strength in later years.</b>• <b><br>"SuperAgers" are men and women over age 80 whose memories are equal to, or better than, people 20 to 30 years younger.</b>• <b><br>The majority of the "SuperAgers" studied enjoyed active social</b> …

Northwestern University

These DIY bath bombs will relieve your sinuses while making you super relaxed

It’s that time of the year when it seems like everyone around you is getting sick. Whether you’re at work, school, on public transportation, or at …

Alternative Medicine

How to Calculate Paycheck Withholding and Deductions- Hint: It's Easy

Are you considering doing your own payroll processing? Calculating withholding and deductions for employee paychecks isn't difficult if you follow …

Personal Finance

Ikigai - Visualizing the Japanese Concept of Life's Purpose

Ikigai is a Japanese concept that explains how a person can enjoy life. To illustrate this concept, a 4-sided Venn diagram was created by Dan …

Ikigai

If you're not asking yourself these 5 questions about money, you might already be screwed

• <b>Money questions may be personal, but they tend to revolve around investing, debt, and real estate.</b>• <b><br>Setting yourself up for financial success means answering the easy money questions, as well as dealing with the harder ones.</b>• <b><br>We've outlined the 5 most important financial questions you need to be able</b> …

Financial Planning

The Only Two Vanguard Index Funds You Need for Retirement

Investing doesn't need to be complicated or expensive. Build a dirt-cheap portfolio that can last a lifetime with just one stock ETF and one bond ETF.<p>…

Investing

Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy

Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you… Wrong, wrong and wrong.<p>Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about them …

Mind