Tina Peterson

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26 Insanely Good Snacks You Can Make Ahead And Eat All Week

Prep once, snack like a champ for a week. No more sad handfuls of sad almonds.

Healthy Eating

27 Seriously Underrated Books Every Book Lover Should Read

You've read Harry Potter 12 times now. Put it down, and read these instead.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>


8 Weeks to a Less Cluttered Home

<b>Do you own your stuff or does your stuff own you?</b>Several years ago, my husband and I discovered that the clutter in our homes was eating away at our …


Sleeping Tips


10 Things Successful Writers Do Differently

Everyone’s walking around with a book in them. How do I know this? Whenever I tell anyone I’m an author, people tell me they want to write a book. I …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …


Assign Specific Rewards to Each Item on Your To-Do List for Motivation

To-do lists are a great way to keep track of what we need to get done, but powering through each item can be intimidating. Writer Sidin Vadukut …

How to Answer "Tell Me Something About Yourself" in a Job Interview

Job interviews are often full of vague, sometimes frustrating questions. One you’ve likely heard multiple times is the dreaded “Tell me something …

How to Make Easy Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies with Crescent Rolls

1<p><b>Combine ¼ cup of sugar with 2 tsp.</b> of vanilla and 8 ounces of cream cheese in a bowl. Make sure you allow the cream cheese to come to room …

The art of people watching

There are really two types of walkers: those who are just looking to get from place to place, and those who are looking while going from place to …

How to Create a Bread in a Bottle Gift

Looking for a unique housewarming or hostess gift with a personal touch? Instead of the old, staid picture frame or bottle of wine, present a gift …

The Secret's Out: Obama Acknowledges Existence Of Area 51

At one time, Area 51 was one of the most famous military installations in the world — a place widely talked about, yet so secret that the U.S. government refused to confirm its existence.<p>That's why President Obama's reference to the southern Nevada base Sunday raised eyebrows. It marked the first …

Dolphins Have "Names," Respond When Called

Having identities may help dolphins communicate, study suggests.<p><b>We already knew that bottlenose dolphins can follow "recipes" in preparing mollusks, help other species in distress, and possibly do math. So it may come as no surprise that the marine mammals also call each other by whistles that act</b> …

The Ultimate Christmas Drinking Game

'Tis the season to get hammered.


How to Get Rid of a Cough Fast

A lingering cough can make you feel absolutely miserable, and you probably want to get rid of it as fast as you can. They are common side effects of …

How to Make Pumpkin Bars

Pumpkin bars are a popular Fall treat, but they can be served at any time during the year. They are typically served with cream cheese frosting, but …

Terrified of Street Photography? Here's How I Do It - Digital Photography School

I am still far from comfortable but I look forward to street photography as well on my trips. These are the things that got me started, even if …

Common Mistakes in Wildlife and Nature Photography

Wildlife photography is both rewarding and frustrating, even for experienced photographers. While a great photo is something to treasure, the …

Landscape Photography

11 Statistics Everyone Should Know

Worth a read.

Los Angeles

How to Write a Follow Up Email for a Job Application

1<p><b>Give it at least a few days.</b> Though there are mixed reports about how long you should wait to follow up on a job application, the general consensus …

How to Make Bailey's Truffle Fudge

This is a dessert that can be enjoyed with other desserts. Dunk a piece into your hot cocoa, fancy a chocolate dessert, or just enjoy this Bailey's …


How to Run

Running is a great way to stay in shape and have fun -- in fact, it's practically becoming trendy. However, it's important to do it with the proper …

The Ultimate "House Hunters" Drinking Game

So, they hate the paint color -- take a sip.


25 Things You Should Tell Your Best Friend Right Now

Saying "I proooobably couldn't live without you" has never been easier.