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This Chicken Parmesan Recipe For One Person Will Make You Feel Like A Master Chef

From its crispy breading to its gooey cheese, chicken parmesan is the epitome of delicious comfort food. It can also be pretty intimidating to make …

Recipes

The best way to poach an egg so it's perfect every time

Poached eggs are a brunch staple for a reason; they're delicious and reveal a perfectly oozy yolk. The only problem with poached eggs is that they can be difficult to prepare. It's so tempting to think that all you have to do is crack an egg into boiling water and voilà, your work is done. However, …

Eggs

Solving Multi-Part Word Problems {Freebie Printable Chart}

Solving multi-part math constructed response tasks is such a tricky skill for my students. Not only is the actual solving the problems tricky, but my …

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

People are saying the results are instant.<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical …

Mindfulness

20 Weird But Genius Items On Amazon That Are Sure To Sell Out

Amazon has quickly become my favorite place to shop online — and it seems like I'm not the only one who appreciates the convenience of buying …

13 Things Girls Should Never Do

These days, we're so busy telling our daughters all the things they can do that we don't stop to think about the things they shouldn't. Toni Hammer, a mom of two, came up with a list of 13 "don'ts" in a profoundly touching letter she posted to Facebook. It's one that every parent of girls should …

35 Absolutely Essential Recipes You Should Know Before You Turn 35

Everyday healthy meals, quick and easy snacks, decadent treats—learn to make these essential recipes and you'll be equipped for any occasion.<p>By your …

How to French toast leftover pizza

It's a really unusual way of reheating those last slices.<p>For the past week, I've seen something pop up over and over online: French toasting leftover …

24 Retro Kitchen Essentials Every Vintage Obsessive Needs

There’s a reason the classics are, well, classic.<p>What is it about a glossy, chrome-clad kitchen that just makes you want to bake every cherry recipe under the sun?<p>Though the modern, minimally designed kitchen carries a certain <i>je ne sais quoi</i> that accounts for its mainstream appeal, there’s a reason …

Kitchens

How to make perfect scrambled eggs without pre-scrambling them in a bowl

Really? Another gimmicky internet article about how to make perfect scrambled eggs? I'm imagining a collective eye roll behind tiny glowing phone screens and big computer monitors alike.<p>Scrambled eggs are ostensibly one of the first things we all learn to cook, so by the time we're adults, we …

Use a Kanban to Delegate and Track Family Chores

When it comes to household chores, it’s nearly impossible to remember what you started, who’s supposed to be doing what, and what’s still left to do. …

8 Flashcard Apps to Make Your Study Session Less Analog

Flashcards unexpectedly found their way into the public discourse last week when Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway appeared on Fox News to …

Why You Must Learn to Work With Difficult People

Welcome back to <b>Mid-Week Meditations</b>, Lifehacker’s weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and how you can use its waters to reflect on and improve …

Hey, Being Left-Handed in the Kitchen Kind of Stinks

Our senior food editor on her perseverance in a world full of righties.<p>I’ve always been a proud lefty in a right-handed world. I consider my membership in a group that represents just 10% of the population a privilege, and I’ve worn some of the more positive stereotypes of lefties, like that we’re …

7 Netflix Tips, Tricks, And Hacks You Should Absolutely Know About

<b>Netflix Enhancement Suite</b>— A free app that syncs IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes, and Metacritic so you can weed through all of your options with the utmost …

Bullies use a small but powerful weapon to torment allergic kids: Peanuts

<b>By Suzanne Allard Levingston</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i><p>They thought it would be funny: During lunch, the boys threw peanuts at a fellow student with severe …

The 29 best books of the summer

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to prepare your beach body — and your beach reads. The season’s hottest new books are packed with …

9 Starbucks secret menu Frappuccinos you need to order asap

How have we gone this long without a Twix Frappuccino?!<p>If you didn't already know, there are thousands of secret menus floating around the internet. The McDonald's one is pretty well known - but it's the Starbucks' Frappuccino one you really need to know about.<p><i>Disclaimer: some of these components</i> …

Best Ways to Use Frozen Puff Pastry, Phyllo & Pie Doughs

You know puff pastry, phyllo, and pie dough as the backbone of many a sweet dessert, but these versatile doughs are good for so much more. In fact, …

Baking

Impress with breakfast: How to cook incredible scrambled, poached and fried eggs

Given the popularity of high-protein diets, the egg is ideal eating. The albumin (or white) of an egg delivers close to 6 grams of protein. Because …

Recipes

8 Ways to Train Your Brain to Become More Positive

When our brains go negative that can eat away at our productivity, creativity and decision-making skills.<p>This story originally appeared on Due<p>It’s been said that humans on average can have anywhere from 12,000 to 60,000 thoughts per day -- if not more. Pretty fascinating, right?<p>Here’s the issue. …

Happiness

A Harvard Psychologist Says This is the Most Important Thing You Should Do When You Wake Up in the Morning | HelloCare

Mornings can be tough but Harvard psychologist Amy Cuddy says they can be better if you stay mindful of one behaviour.<p>Cuddy says that before you even …

11 Ways to Teach Mindfulness to Kids

Although mindfulness isn’t new—it’s rooted in Buddhist tradition—it only gained popularity in the West over the past few decades. And most recently, …

32 Secret Starbucks Menu Drinks You Need Immediately

After years of serving as your source for all things Starbucks, we believe we've racked up enough street cred to finally reveal our curated list of …

Coffee