Kathryn Cruz

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10 Mental Habits to Help You Solve the Toughest Problems

What all profound thinkers need to know.<p>You know who they are--the people who can view any situation and somehow pick it apart in ways that make you see solutions in a whole new way.<p>They're the people you call for advice. They're the people that seemingly have a deeper understanding of work, and …

Watch How 2 of the World’s Great Chefs Grill Steak

David Kinch and Carlo Mirarchi explain their rustic approaches to cooking beef over fire and we tell you where to get aged beef for home grilling.<p>In …

12 Women Share Their Favorite Creative Date Night Ideas & Your Mind Will Be Blown

You can only get dinner and drinks so many times before the standard go-to date starts to get a little boring and old. But what else is there to do?! …

24 of the Most Scenic Places to Camp in the United States

Take a road trip from coast to coast, and you’ll find beautiful sights in every state in the U.S.<p>One of the best things about traveling around the …

Hiking

My Fine Hair Finally Has Volume—All Because of This Inexpensive Pantry Staple

If you have fine hair like me, you’re probably very familiar with the feeling that your strands constantly feel weighed down and limp—even after a …

10 Slow Cooker Recipes That Work for Two People (Who Like Leftovers) — Recipes from the Kitchn

While slow cookers are a boon for big-batch meals, I take mine out at least once a week when cooking dinner for my small family of two (twice if you …

10 “Notes to Self” that Will Stop You from Taking Things Personally

Let’s start off with a simple question:<i>Why do we always take things so personally?</i>There are admittedly quite a few viable and valid answers to …

8 Lean Crockpot Recipes You Should Make For Weight Loss

If you’re trying to lose weight and are frustrated with eating the same foods day in and day out, it’s time to spice up your life (and your plate). …

5 Ways to Become More Attractive to Others

Feeling good about yourself makes you more attractive to others. And as you love yourself, your life becomes less burdensome and relationships become …

The Simple Technique That Will Instantly Improve Your Marriage

In fairy tales, lasting love just happens. But in the real world, as I explore in my book <i>Happy Together: Using The Science Of Positive Psychology To</i> …

Happiness

Only People With Perfect Color Vision Can Accurately See These Candies

You eat with your eyes first.

10 subtle signs you're smarter than you think you are

You might be surprised to know which of your quirks can reveal your inner genius.<p>1. You accept that there are plenty of things you don't know<p>You may think that pretending you know everything, even when you don't, makes you come across as smarter. But in reality, people who aren't afraid to be …

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Travel

How I discovered there are (at least) 14 different kinds of love by analysing the world's languages

No emotion, surely, is as cherished and sought after as love. Yet on occasions such as Valentine’s day, we can often be misled into thinking that it …

13 Indie Romance Movies to Stream This Valentine’s Day on Netflix and Beyond

Looking for something to spice up Valentine's Day? In need of a romantic cinematic experience the rest of the year? Settle in with an indie pick from …

James Cameron

Eleven signs that you lack emotional intelligence

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

Emotional Intelligence

I Just Made Copycat Trader Joe’s Tottins (Tater Tot Muffins), and They’re the Best Thing Ever

When Trader Joe’s posted a recipe for tottins, I knew I had to make my own version. The result is an entirely new way to enjoy potatoes and eggs, …

A 19-year-old who quit school to work at a $250 million startup says she was fired after complaining about 'objectification, marginalization, and harassment'

Last August, 19-year-old Perry Coneybeer faced a tough choice — go back to Northeastern University for her sophomore year or accept a full-time job with Ripcord, the San Francisco Bay Area startup where she had just completed a summer internship.<p>Though concerned about leaving school, she decided to …

This blood test may be able to detect 8 types of cancer, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have made progress on developing an experimental blood test that could detect many types of cancer in their early stages, and possibly even their locations in the body.<p>The noninvasive blood test was shown to detect the presence of common tumors of the ovary, liver, stomach, …

Cancer

Baking Measuring Do's and Don'ts [Infographic]

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

The embryo is just a year younger than the mother who birthed her

<b>(CNN) —</b> The longest known frozen human embryo to result in a successful birth was born last month in Tennessee.<p>Emma Wren Gibson, delivered November 25 by Dr. Jeffrey Keenan, medical director of the National Embryo Donation Center, is the result of an embryo originally frozen on October 14, …

Pregnancy

How to Season a Steak Like You Mean It

By Alex Delany<p>Don't hold back. This is going to be tasty.<p>What makes a restaurant steak better than your homemade effort? No, it’s not the wine you ordered. It’s not the price. It’s not the sauce or the fries served on the side. It’s the fact that the chef knows how to season a steak. Really, truly …

BBQ

13 Things You Should Never Say Over Text Message

Texting has become such an integral part of how we communicate, we often don't think twice about the types of messages we send. Whether it's sending …

Relationships

I'm a psychologist, and I've found one of the biggest relationship problems people have always boils down to the same thing

"I wish he would just bring me flowers once in a while."<p>Does he know how much you would like that, or what your favorite kind of flowers are?<p>"No, but it should be obvious—who doesn't want flowers? And anyway, I don't want to <i>tell</i> him to do it, that ruins it!"<p>If you haven't said or heard some version …

18 Places to Go in 2018

Christopher William Adach/Flickr<p>Wondering where to travel in 2018? We’ve got you covered.<p>It’s never easy to decide which destinations to feature in …

Northern California

9 spectacular holiday light displays

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's that time of year when spots around the world are aglow in vibrant holiday light displays that dazzle and awe with millions of colored, twinkling bulbs.<p>These festive exhibitions draw hundreds of thousands of visitors each year who travel to see creatively designed holiday-themed …

Decorations

9 Non-Sexual Things That Make A Woman Sexy AF To A Man

Sexiness, much more than beauty, is very subjective. What I find sexy, you may not find sexy -- and vice versa.<p>There's a strong correlation between …

Best Beaches in Greece

Years ago, a ship ran aground here (hence the name). Set on the northwest coast of Zakynthos island, Shipwreck is one of the most photographed …