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Meet Tom Brady’s Shaman

The Patriots quarterback’s obsession with the mystical advice book, ‘The Four Agreements’<p>How well do we know Tom Brady, really? In interviews, New England’s quarterback is polite but vigorously on-message, the human embodiment of coach Bill Belichick’s impenetrable, don’t-stir-the-pot Patriot Way. …

NFL

11 Chocolate Desserts We Love

<b>What is chocolate?</b><br>Chocolate is the sweet food preparation of cacao seeds. The seeds (or beans) are fermented, dried, cleaned, roasted, ground and …

Dessert

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How to Read an Egg Carton (And Why Terms Like "Cage-Free" Are Misleading)

I’m a well-meaning egg buyer. I know about the cruelty of cages, the terrible things that happen to chicken beaks, and the speed at which avian flu can wipe out a barn of tightly packed hens, so I’m always careful to buy cartons that advertise “Free-Range” and “Cage-Free.” But as it turns out, <b>these</b> …

How You Eat a Slice of Pizza Reveals a Lot About Your Personality

Find out which of these four pizza-eating personality types you possess.<p>By Lauren Haslett<p>We all know there’s more than one way to eat a slice of …

12 Signs You've Done Well in Life

<i>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</i>.<p><b>1. You feel proud of yourself.</b><p>Regardless of where you are in life, you feel proud of yourself for having achieved what you have and having done what you've done -- whether it's good or bad. Because life is not about going from one point to the …

Happiness

What Your Favorite Go-To Clothing Color Says About You Personality

<i>By Christine Schoenwald</i><p>I recently read a piece in The Elephant Journal by Alex Myles where she talks about how the color of our clothes reveals a lot about our personality type. It made me consider how dressing can be a form of personal expression and how the clothes we wear send out messages to …

Try these Mexican favorites from Better Homes & Gardens.

From enchiladas and fajitas to tacos and burritos, these flavorful slow cooker Mexican recipes will top your list of family dinner favorites.<p>1 of …

Cooking

10 Fall Motivational Quotes

You’ve got about three years in your current gig, and you love it. But you are reminded every now and then that there is greener grass somewhere. You …

Employment

Prehistoric Boy May Be Native American 'Missing Link'

A prehistoric boy's DNA now suggests that ancient toolmakers long thought of as the first Americans may serve as a kind of "missing link" between …

Anthropology

Why so many Americans think they're part Cherokee

Like many Americans at the time, Phelps had a vague understanding of his Native American ancestry. On one point, however, his memory seemed curiously specific: His Indian identity was a product of his "Cherokee blood."<p>The tradition of claiming a Cherokee ancestor continues into the present.<p>Today …

Genealogy

Albuquerque Balloon Festival: Pictures

6 subtle things highly productive people do every day

<b>Know how many days a week you're actually productive?</b><p><b>About three:</b><p>People work an average of 45 hours a week; they consider about 17 of those hours to be unproductive (U.S.: 45 hours a week; 16 hours are considered unproductive).<p>We could all be accomplishing a lot more — but then again, none of us …

Time Management

8 Signs That You Need a Personal Reboot

Reboot. Shut down. Start again for the sake of installing <i>new information</i>, the system needs it or because of a <i>lack of response</i>.<p>It may be easy to tell when your computer needs to reboot, but how do you know when YOU could benefit from your very own reboot?<p>I need to be continually reminded to do this …

Positive Thinking

One woman's mission to photograph every Native American tribe in the US

Three years ago, Matika Wilbur sold almost everything she owned, left behind her apartment in Seattle, and set out on the open road. The former high school teacher had one goal: to photograph members of each federally recognized Native American tribe in the United States.<p>Wilbur’s photographs are …

Some Native American reservations have no access to basics like water. Why? Look to 1948.

Imagine — in the United States — running out of water about two weeks into the month.<p>Like, <i>out</i> out. With little you can do about it.<p>That's the life of …

Nonprofits

An interview with Alex Gibney, director of Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

<b>So it's a pretty dark movie. Even some of your music choices — it's not like always uplifting, there's a real darkness to it.</b><p><b>Gibney:</b> I would say it's light and dark. The moment at the beginning where you're hearing the studio version of "Tambourine Man" and you're seeing all those people hold up …

Wobbler syndrome: what you need to know [H&H VIP]

Wobbler syndrome, correctly termed <b>cervical stenotic myelopathy (CSM)</b>, is essentially a <b>narrowing of the spinal canal in the neck that leads to</b> …

Trump Campaign Swing Through Western States

Lioness Kills Baboon And Finds Its Baby. What Happened Next Is Just Incredible!

17 Super Simple Tips to Lose Weight for LIFE

Something tells us you won’t miss those extra pounds.<p><i>This article was written by Diana Kelly and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Studies show that the simpler your diet, the easier it is to stick to over the long haul. Follow these steps to streamline your plan and shed unwanted pounds for …

Over 200 Native American Teen Suicide Attempts Caused by 'the Devil,' Increased Spiritual Activity on South Dakota Reservation, According to Evangelicals Looking to Help

More than 200 teenagers and pre-teens living on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota have planned, attempted, or died by suicide between …

Pope defends soon-to-be saint vs Native American objections

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis on Saturday praised the zeal of an 18th-century Franciscan missionary he will make a saint when he visits the United States …

Native Americans

How to Tell if a Nutrition Bar Is Actually Healthy

Not all packaged bars are created equal.<p>You've probably heard that in March 2015 the FDA sent a warning letter to KIND Snacks. The agency's main beef with some of the company's bars? They call themselves "healthy"—even though certain flavors contain more than 2.5 grams of saturated fat. (The FDA's …

4 Low-Sugar Food Swaps

Diabetes has become an epidemic, affecting 29 million Americans. But here’s the good news if you’re concerned about your blood glucose: “One of the …

14 Foods You Should NEVER Eat

Put these on your do-not-buy list.<p><i>This article was written by Leah Zerbe and Emily Main and repurposed with permission from</i> Rodale News<i>.</i><p>What's the one food you refuse to eat? Peas? Tofu? Liver and onions? Whatever it is, it's probably because you don't like the way it tastes, not necessarily …