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'Winter is coming': George RR Martin says Donald Trump will be the worst president in history

Game of Thrones author George RR Martin, creator of villains such as arch-schemer Littlefinger, the dangerously unhinged Cersei Lannister and the sadistic, amoral Ramsay Bolton, has spoken out against Donald Trump, predicting that the 70-year-old will be "the worst president in American history, …

Donald Trump

How Your Body Language Affects Your Public Speaking -- And What To Do About It

Most of the research on posture and public speaking has focused on two aspects of body language that seem to offer opportunities for improvement with relatively little work.<p>First of all, there’s all the study of what Amy Cuddy calls “power poses.” The idea is to stand up straight, or to take up …

Public Speaking

3 Reasons Former Inmates Make Great Entrepreneurs

I started teaching entrepreneurship in prisons more than 20 years ago, when a minister-friend who worked in the prison system started inviting me to do so. Then, eight years ago, we formalized this teaching into a program called Inmates to Entrepreneurs; and, today, I go into prisons about once a …

6 Nutritionists Share Their Tricks For Curbing Nighttime Snacking

You might be the kind of person who'd never dream of eating a sugary muffin for breakfast or a burger and fries for lunch. (And if that's the case, wow, can you please share your secret?) And yet, you're probably still the kind of person who gets tripped up by nighttime snacking.<p>Why? Because …

Oh, How They All Laughed

When Robert Fulton insisted that he could build a commercially viable steamboat, they laughed. But in 1807 his ship the North River Steamboat chugged its way up the Hudson River, and just like that the laughter stopped.<p>Similarly, when Louis Pasteur posed his theory that diseases were carried by …

Easy, Healthy Recipes from The 5-Factor Diet

Omelet<p>Broccoli-Cheddar Omelet<p><b>Makes:</b> 2 servings<p>5 Core Ingredients<p>1 1/4 cups egg whites<br>• 3 cups broccoli florets, coarsely chopped (NOTE: You can use any …

Artichokes Are Actually Flowers, And Here's Proof

Straight out of a Tim Burton movie.<p>Have you ever sent someone a bouquet of artichokes?<p>It's worth considering, but it might be a little strange, seeing as how artichokes look like THIS WHEN THEY'RE BLOOMING:<p>Well, they don't bloom that fast because that's a time-lapse video. It's still terrifying, …

Dahlias

Conventional Guides to Crop Rotation

Written by R. Ann Parris on The Prepper Journal.Plants with really good, healthy soil can fight off a lot of diseases and overcome leaf damage from …

How-To's

Round Up: 8 Natural DIY Cleaners to use for Spring Cleaning

Photo: Hello GlowThere's nothing like a bit of spring cleaning to prep your home for the warmer months. Sadly though, getting your living space fresh …

DIY

5 Delicious Ways to Upgrade Your Scrambled Eggs

Think beyond basic scrambled: try these delicious variations for simply better breakfasts.<p>Think beyond basic scrambled: try these delicious …

Eating Kimchi Helps With Social Anxiety Disorder, Science Says

If you suffer from social anxiety disorder, you know how hard it can be just to <i>show up</i> to things: a work happy hour, your friend’s birthday party, or …

7 Inexpensive Ways to Transform Your Backyard Into an Earthly Paradise

During the winter season, we start thinking about spring, and with that, comes gardening and planting. We flip through the latest garden magazines hoping that our backyards could be half as beautiful as the gardens in those glossy photos.<p>The truth is, having a beautiful green backyard doesn't have …

15 Spinach Salad Recipes You'll Actually Want to Make

I Wash You Dry<p>Spinach Salad: Strawberry with Candied Pecans<p>Make this crunchy, sweet salad your go-to when you can't get rid of your sweet tooth. We …

Healthy Eating

12 DIY Light Fixtures and Lamps

Shares 117<p>It's always been a bummer to me that I have always lived in rentals. This often leaves me with very generic options when it comes to light …

5 Ways to Get Growing Earlier (Video) - Organic Gardening

Warm days may still be a ways off in some regions, but there are some vegetables that can be sown or planted in late winter, satisfying the …

5 Ways to Get Your Garden Ready for Spring

Prep now and enjoy a beautiful outdoor space later.<p>Clean Up<p>Throughout the fall and winter, your garden can be exposed to the elements and what’s left …

A Second Chance for Secondhand: A Guide to Giving Used Furniture a Complete Makeover (with Help from Valspar)

Buying used furniture is a bit of an art. It takes a practiced eye to know what's well-built, has good lines, or simply isn't worth your time and …

Woodworking

6 Things All Successful People Have In Common

<i>From Jeff Bezos to Condoleezza Rice, all successful people follow these simple practices.</i><p><b>1. They love to sip on water:</b> Whether they’re in the car or …

Success

These Pocket Panels Will Change the Way You Garden

Apartment dwellers can stop looking for that elusive backyard.<p>With spring just a few days away, it's time to get started on those gardening projects. Thanks to this clever new design from Korean design firm OA Lab, city dwellers can now take part in this seasonal ritual.<p>Architect Jungmin Nam's …

Gardens: want spring bulbs for Easter? Then cheat

So you didn’t plant any bulbs last year? Perhaps, when autumn came, you were penniless, or spending all your money on inappropriate shoes or finally writing your novel, and ordering bulbs and planting them in nice combinations in pots of peat-free compost didn’t enter your mind. Now Easter is …

Plants

IKEA's New Brazil-Inspired Line Is as Bold as You'd Expect

Yet it still maintains the company's signature minimalistic style.<p>Everyone knows and loves IKEA for their minimalistic Scandinavian design. But the Swedish company that's taken over homes across the world one affordable piece of furniture at a time is taking on another culture's style: Brazil. The …

10 Beautiful Ways To Add Water to Your Garden Design

<b>Looking for simple ways to bring a little moisture into your garden–without a maintenance nightmare like a koi pond? Check out these ten finds:</b><b>1.</b> …

Al Green

12 Planters and Pots to Hack from Urban Outfitters’ Garden Section

If you’ve been checking out all the latest spring home collections, you’ve likely seen and lusted after Urban Outfitters’ killer garden section. From the hanging planters to the boho designs to the metallic accents, these beauties are truly inspiring for that indoor spring garden. But before you …

Doctor-Approved Crash Diets

The Can-Do Doc's Plan<p>Her Menu<p>Weight expert Madelyn Fernstrom, PhD, uses fresh fruits and vegetables as her main source of carbohydrates and adds more …

Top 17 Websites You Can Use to Learn a New Language (and the Pros and Cons)

With so many options to learn a new language, it can be hard to know which ones are the best fit for you. Look no more, here's your complete guide …

12 ways to get your garden ready for spring

With the clocks springing forward and the joy of longer, brighter days ahead, there couldn’t be a better time to take a look at your outdoor …

Gardening

How to Start a Fire with a Lemon

This is definitely the most citrusy survival skill you'll ever learn. It's the perfect technique for anyone who happens to get lost in the woods with …

Gardening 101: Everything you need to know to plant a thriving garden

<i>The first day of spring is days away — and that means gardening season is almost in full swing!</i><p><i>Chris and Peyton Lambton, hosts of DIY’s “Yard Crashers,” crashed the plaza Friday to show what how you — yes, you — can plant a successful garden this season, no matter how much of a novice you may …