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Millennial males seek work-life balance too

Many younger professionals aren’t just looking for jobs. They’re looking for a better quality of life—and are tailoring their careers accordingly.<p>“My …

Children’s Hospital’s Fantastic Pirate-Themed CT Scanner

The Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian recently installed a new CT scanner in their radiology testing room, but what separates the machine from others of its kind is that it is designed in the likeness of a pirate ship. Being that the facility is designated for medical …

Scanners

7 Reasons Why Coffee Is Good For You

Coffee isn't just warm and energizing, it may also be extremely good for you.<p>In recent years and decades, scientists have studied the effects of coffee on various aspects of health and their results have been nothing short of amazing.<p>Here are 7 reasons why coffee may actually be one of the …

Film highlights of autumn 2013: from Diana to The Selfish Giant

<b>Blue Is the Warmest Colour</b><p>Epic, erotic, intimate and politically engaged, this movie – based on the graphic novel by Julie Maroh and winner of the 2013 Palme d'Or at Cannes – is a must-see. Relating the story of a passionate love affair between two young women, it is directed with intelligence and …

30 Delicious Things To Cook In September

Cool enough to turn on the oven, but still warm enough for ice cream. September, you're the best.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>(This will vary depending on time of the month and where you …

One Man, One Computer, 10 Million Students: How Khan Academy Is Reinventing Education

<b>The headquarters</b> of what has rapidly become the largest school in the world, at 10 million students strong, is stuffed into a few large communal rooms in a decaying 1960s office building hard by the commuter rail tracks in Mountain View, Calif. Despite the cramped, dowdy circumstances, youthful …

Crave: A San Francisco Bakery Gluten Free Cookbook

• <b>Author:</b> Cameo Edwards<p>Over 60 Gluten and Dairy Free Recipes from San Francisco's First Gluten Free Bakery<br>10th Anniversary Cookbook <br>www.cravebakery.com<p>“Cameo’s products are hands-down the best gluten-free baked goods I have ever tasted. It is an absolute pleasure to let you know we really do have …

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7 Tips From Entrepreneurs On How To Have A Fearless Career

But fears at work can be particularly debilitating. <i>What if I fail? What if I'm not good enough? What if the ground opens up and swallows my cubicle whole?</i><p>Letting fear get the best of you at your job can keep you from getting the recognition that you deserve—whether it hinders you from nabbing a …

Entrepreneurship

Avocado-Walnut Brownies (No Butter, No Oil)

Click HERE to order our new cookbook, <i>The Chubby Vegetarian: 100 Inspired Vegetable Recipes for the Modern Table</i> (Susan Schadt Press, November 2016). …

Homemade Funnel Cakes!

Funnel Cake!!! This is every bit of all your state fair/amusement park experiences packed into your kitchen. It's awesome. But I do have a few …

Grab a Slice of Our Lemon Lavender Champagne Cake

Have you planned what you’re making for Easter yet? Well, we’ve got a show stopping cake for you. Not only is it pretty, but it’s made using champagne and boxed cake mix! Two of the best ingredients, in one.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p><b>Cake</b><p>– 2 boxes lemon cake mix<p>– 6 eggs<p>– 2 1/2 cups champagne<p><b>Frosting</b><p>– 1 1/2 cups …

Tutorial: Easy Tiny Envelopes

80 Comments<p>Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley<p>I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of …

10 paths to painless pizza-making

As you may have noticed, we’re <i>kind of</i> into pizza in the smitten kitchen. I mean, just a little. I can’t help it–in my mind, it combines the best …

Baked Banana French Toast

February 6, 2012<p>Who doesn’t like french toast? I never really eat it, but when I do, I always think why has it been so long. And then another three …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

May 29, 2012<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Is there anything better? Well, actual chocolate chip cookies would rank right up there I suppose.<p>But …

Dessert

Chowing Down on Bok Choy! 10 Ways to Love This Asian Green

Bok choy was not even on my radar before it started showing up in my first-ever CSA a few years back. At first I was baffled. What was this crunchy …

Food & Dining

Sugar Rush: Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Cocoa Nib Cookie with Chocolate Chips from Birdbath Bakery

The City Bakery is already well known for their excellent standard and vegan chocolate chip cookies. Building on that success, they now sell a <b>gluten-free, dairy-free, chocolate chip cookie with cacao nibs</b> ($3) through their rapidly expanding Birdbath Neighborhood Green Bakery locations.<p>The cookie's …

Primal Blueprint Quick and Easy Meals

• <b>Author:</b> Mark Sisson & Jennifer Meier<p>Low carb styles of eating, whether touted as Primal, paleo, Atkins(r) or the evolutionary diet, have proven to be the most effective for health and weight management. Unfortunately, many adherents find that regularly preparing healthy, natural meals the …

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.

A Photographer Rediscovers The Crumbling Remains Of Tatooine

A photographer finds abandoned sets used in the Star Wars films crumbling in the desert.<p>In <i>Star Wars</i> (or <i>Episode IV</i> if you want to be like <i>that</i>), Luke Skywalker spends the first 15 minutes whining about his misfortune for having been born on Tatooine. He can’t go to Beggar’s Canyon to shoot womp rats …

Basic Instinct: 8 Ways To Wear The Minimal Look

Get sleek with edgy tailored separates.<p>Edgy tailored separates in a pared-down palette have us packing away yesterday's flashy frocks. Getting sleek for work, the weekend, and evening is a cinch with these easy pieces.

A sparkling cocktail in honor of Gatsby! A Champagne Mint Julep - fresh and spring-like. GET THE RECIPE: Champagne Mint Julep - http://www.thekitchn.com/need-a-vacation-take-a-short-trip-to-lebanon-with-this-video-189123

All-Ages Dinner Party Playlist: Plus a Bonus Dance Party Mix!

If you've ever hosted a multi-generational gathering, you know the question of what music to play is a tough one. You don't want to see Grandma …

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Standing Room Only: Pick Up the Polish at Parse's Red Hots

Chicago has more hot dog stands than I can ever hope to visit, so I'm not surprised when I come across a stand I've near heard about before. That said, there's usually a reason a place has completely avoided my stand radar (which, I have to admit, is quite powerful). Most often it's just …

Closet Cleanout: The Only 10 Pieces of Clothing You Need

I have only good memories of walk-in closets, except for the time I was rummaging around in the back of one–and suddenly came across a high-top …

Most people aren't meeting exercise guidelines

Few people doing enough aerobic activity and strength training.<p>Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today.<p>About 79% of adults don't meet the physical …