Teagan Law

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5 tips for dating an introvert, according to a psychologist who is one

Opposites attract, or at least they do for psychologist, author of <i>Introvert Power,</i> and self-proclaimed introvert Laurie Helgoe, PhD: Her husband of …

relationship

I Bribed My Kids With a Rewards Jar and Mellowed Out My Family

Three mason jars and a ridiculous amount of glitter changed me from a reactionary parent into a dad who sets boundaries for his kids and …

Parenting

Tooth-Brushing Tips and Less Screen Time: The Rise of Children’s Podcasts

Audio producers are hooking the next generation of listeners—and their parents—with programs like ‘Chompers,’ a twice-daily, two-minute show that promotes dental hygiene<p>Like many youngsters, Lilly and Max Lieber, ages 5 and 7, do everything in their power to avoid brushing their teeth. “We had a …

Dental Care

7 Summer Crockpot Recipes for When It's Just Too Hot to Turn on the Oven

Summer and cooking don't really go together—heat on heat, ugh. Well, unless you're barbecuing. Okay, so maybe I should say summer and <i>indoor</i> cooking …

Cooking

The Best Move To Make Sure Your Bladder Never Leaks Again

Whether you’re getting ready to have a baby and want to strengthen those below-the-belt muscles, you leak a little every time you do box jumps, or …

Here’s the diet and workout plan that helped a Miss America contestant lose 18 pounds for the competition

Competing for the Miss America crown is a grueling process.<p>The contestants are expected to meet very high standards as their body types are scrutinized, and preparing for a competition takes months of hard work and dedication.<p>No one knows this better than Allie Curtis, who was crowned Miss Rhode …

Inside The Ecosystem That Fuels Amazon’s Fake Review Problem

A vast web of Amazon review fraud lives online, and it's designed to evade the company’s efforts to thwart it.<p><b>One morning in late January</b>, Jake picked up the box on his desk, tore through the packing tape, unearthed the iPhone case inside, snapped a picture, and uploaded it to an Amazon review he’d …

eCommerce

5 Houseplants You Can’t Kill

Bring the outdoors indoors to reduce stress, boost your mood, and improve productivity.<p><i>"My fake plants died because I did not pretend to water them." —Mitch Hedberg</i><p>Let’s face it: keeping houseplants alive (real or, in Mitch Hedberg's case, fake) isn’t always easy. After your second or third plant …

Plants

The 10 Best Restaurants In Venice, Italy

Venice is a beautiful city and has a unique cuisine. There is no shortage of sophisticated dining rooms or tiny informal restaurants, and here we …

Where the Locals Eat in Venice, Italy

When it comes to Italian cuisine, Venice often gets a bad rap. However, if you stick to where the locals eat, you'll find plenty of delicious food finds.<p>Time and time again, Venice gets a bad rap for food. The problem isn’t the city itself, but expectations from visitors who come looking for …

10 Strategies Smart People Use to Handle Difficult People

Stress-relieving techniques for dealing with difficult people.<p>Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that …

Emotional Intelligence

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

5 Common Parenting Discipline Mistakes

When calm, consistency, and values are abandoned, it’s highly unlikely discipline will help a kid behave.<p>Getting a child to behave can feel like a …

The way a narcissist's brain works can help unravel whether they mean to hurt their partners or not

If you are in a relationship with a narcissist, you will have been through a roller-coaster of ups and downs.<p>At the beginning, everything would have been wonderful. You might have even thought you'd found your soul mate. But after a while, things started to go sour.<p>This is because after a few …

60 Books We Can't Wait To Read In 2018

Bring on the new year, and a new TBR pile stacked with fresh reads.<p>As 2018 approaches, there’s a lot to look forward to: the end of a hellish 2017, the Winter Olympics, “The Bachelor: Winter Games,” 2017 being over, midterm elections, and 2017 finally drawing to a close.<p>More than anything, though, …

The best gifts for 3-year-olds, according to child development experts

Need to find the best gifts for 3-year-old boys and girls?<p>Age 3 can be a time of transition as little ones say goodbye to toddlerhood and hello to more imaginative play.<p>Many are entering school for the first time and interacting with friends. And they’re becoming increasingly verbal and able to …

Kids

The right (and wrong) way to apologize

<b>(CNN) —</b> There is a right way and a wrong way to apologize, psychologists say. Over the course of the last few months, we've seen many high-profile examples that fall somewhere in between.<p>On Wednesday, NBC News announced it had fired long-time "Today" show anchor Matt Lauer amid accusations of …

Matt Lauer

This Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Ruins Every Other Cookie Recipe

Really, though. These brown butter chocolate chip cookies are insane.<p>Without a doubt, the BA recipe that I make the most, (this probably speaks more to my sweet tooth than anything else) is the Brown Butter and Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies from one of our readers, Kate Davis. This is truly the …

Dessert

The New Bedtime Story Is a Podcast

James Kee, a 7-year-old from San Francisco, has found something even better than TV. Since the NPR podcast for kids “Wow in the World” debuted in May, he’s listened to every episode three times. “It’s a little funner” than television, James said. “My brain works better.”<p>When the show’s co-host Guy …

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

One-Pan Roasted Veggies 4 Ways

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9 Recipes That Prove Why Coconut Flour Is So Awesome

Super-absorbent, kinda clumpy, and somewhat dense, coconut flour is often seen as one of the trickier grain and gluten-free substitutes in cooking. …

150+ Educational Websites For Lifelong Learners

This list keeps being updated with more online educational resources:<p>Take a look at EVERLEARNERS.COM<p>If you are anything like me, you have discovered …

I tracked my happiness for a year to get data on how to build a more joyful life

One of the best pieces of advice I got in graduate school was from journalist and entrepreneur Christie Nicholson, who taught a class on business entrepreneurship. Whenever you feel sad or upset or uncomfortable, she told me, lean into that feeling, and try to figure out what’s making you react …

Happiness

7 Simple Ways To Say ‘I Love You' Every Day

This is powerful stuff!<p><i>This article was written by Donna Begg and was republished with permission from</i> <i>YourTango</i><i>.</i><p>Healthy relationships are based on mutual respect, trust, support, and good communication. But it takes a lot of work to develop effective and healthy communication.<p>Some research suggests …

Communicate

Disney Parks Moms Panel Search for New Panelists Begins Sept. 7

Are you an experienced Disney vacation traveler and take pride in helping your friends and family members plan their own magical vacations? If so, …

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19 Ways to Organize Your Home in 5 Minutes or Less

Organize your space in no time at all with these mini projects.<p><b>Donate unused mugs.</b> Unless you're a true mug aficionado, you probably have more than you need. Separate your favorites and donate the rest.<p><b>Sort your Tupperware.</b> Double-check that there's a lid for every container, get rid of loners, and …

Minimalism

5 Engineering Challenges with Clothespins, Binder Clips, and Craft Sticks

Five engineering challenges for kids – with wooden clothespins, binder clips, and craft sticks! It’s a simple STEM activity that kids of all ages …