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Grow Your Own: Regrow Fruits and Vegetables Again and Again

We buy lots of produce each year, but did you know that some of them can be regrown from the leftovers? Well, now you do! Learn how to regrow fruits …

7 Feng Shui tips for attracting money into your home

If the lottery tickets and prayers haven't manifested as money in your pocket yet, maybe it's time to take a new approach and what could be easier …

The Best Feng Shui Plants to Bring the Good Vibes Home

We already know that some plants have the ability to clean the air (literally). Self-purifying plants can filter the air of harmful chemicals, …

Feng Shui

How Do I Take the Right Compass Reading?

There are many basic questions about how to read a compass for feng shui: Should you take a reading at the front door <i>and</i> the back door? Should the …

Joan Nathan's Chosen Food: The Ultimate Blintz

An All-Purpose BBQ Rub from Texas' Only Kosher Pitboss

Gardens: how to keep basil alive | James Wong

Supermarket basil is notoriously shortlived. But there are ways to make it last<p>A pot of supermarket basil is an almost universal starting point for timid first timers making an initial foray into horticulture. Coming as modestly priced, ready-grown plants on the shelves of the veg aisle, they seem …

The Beefy Korean Barbecue Classic That's Surprisingly Easy to Make at Home

<i>We're always looking for tips on how to add something global to our meals, so we teamed up with the Beef Checkoff to share a favorite Korean preparation of beef—bulgogi.</i><p>Walk the streets of the west mid-30s in Manhattan and you'll pass rows and rows of Korean restaurants and markets and food courts, …

Barbecue

200+ Healthy Recipes For Every Meal of the Day

It's tough staying healthy when you're eating the same boring bowl of oatmeal or lifeless salad day after day. Add a little much-needed pizzazz to …

What Makes a Great Boss?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I was not a great boss. There, I said it. Do I feel badly about that? Not really. After all, nobody’s perfect. Besides, I don’t think I was a terrible boss; it just wasn’t what I excelled at.<p>Just so we’re clear, when I say ‘boss’ I mean …

Jour

How to Build Skills That Are Valuable: Lessons Learned From Selling Matches

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the early 1940s, a young boy was growing up in the small county of Almhult in southern Sweden. Within a few years, he would impact millions of people. At the time, however, nobody knew his name.<p>The boy was occupied with a small and …

The secret to writing the perfect email

E-mail; love it or loathe it, it’s not going away — especially in the workplace. Business email traffic accounted for 55% of all emails sent worldwide per day in 2014 — that’s an average of 121 emails sent and received per day by each one of us.<p>With all those electronic messages flying around, it’s …

Health Improvements and Benefits of Low-Carb Diets

There are a lot of potential benefits to reduced-carbohydrate diets. Some of them have been intensely studied, while others have been commonly …

Diets

Turns Out You Can Make Pretty Much Any Recipe In The Slow Cooker. Here's How.

Picture this: You throw everything into a pot. Then it's off to go run errands or even go to work for the day. Hours later, you unlock the door, and return to a perfectly cooked dish. This can happen for most traditional recipes -- because they can be adapted for a slow cooker.<p>Picture this: You …

Slow Cookers

5 Steps to Self-Mastery for Success and Happiness

We can infer then that happiness is enabled by an ability to create at will what we need, mentally, emotionally and materially. Although this sounds like a hybrid of the Law of Attraction and great portfolio management, to measure success in this way is really determined by our levels of willpower …

Will Power

7 Lessons Josh White Has Taught Me About Street Photography (and Life)

<i>Read as a Google Doc or download as PDF.</i>—Hey Josh,I just wanted to write you this letter wishing you a happy (belated) birthday, and the lessons in …

7 Airport Tech Hacks Every Traveler Should Know

<i>By: Alex Bracetti</i><p>Airports are pretty bad in and of themselves, but the hassles and restrictions they place on our gadgets are the worst. No Wi-Fi, weak cellular reception, and three power outlets per terminal? Come on.<p>But not every trip to JFK or LAX has to be a brutal experience--you just have to …

Powerstrip

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Study Skills

8 Secrets to the Perfect Brisket

As I went back through my notes (secret #1: always take notes when you smoke brisket and other meats--record what works and what doesn't), I found I made a few subtle changes to my usual method that took this brisket over the top.<p><i>Photo by Richard Dallett.</i><p>Brisket is the <i>summum</i> of Texas barbecue and …

Brisket

Four Fitness Foods You Should Avoid

Even if you do have self control and you actually eat less or the same amount of a food that you perceive to be health food or fitness food, the fact is that many of these foods still contain ingredients that aren't doing you any favors in the fitness, fat loss or health department.<p>The Journal Of …

Gluten-Free

The world's most amazing cake shops and bakeries

Mindy Kaling's Guide to Killer Confidence

Mindy Kaling's secret? You have to earn that bulletproof feeling. In an excerpt from her new book, <i>Why Not Me?</i>, she explains.<p>One evening last year, I was onstage at a Q&A in Manhattan hosted by a magazine to discuss my life and career. This was one of those fancy events where ticket prices are high, …

The Makeup Tax

Women who wear makeup earn more and are treated better. This has steep costs, in both money and time.<p>On July 20, Hillary Clinton conducted a Q&A session on Facebook, and Facebook staffer Libby Brittain posed an unusual Q to her:<p>“Every morning, as my boyfriend zips out the door and I spend 30+ …

Death of a Young Black Journalist

On the night of May 27th, Charnice Milton, a twenty-seven-year-old journalist, was heading home from an assignment. She’d stopped to transfer buses in Anacostia, in Washington, D.C., after covering a neighborhood meeting for a Capitol Hill paper called the <i>Hill Rag</i>. According to police, Milton took …

25 Dumplings for Chinese New Year and Beyond

Whether we’re talking gnocchi or dim sum, we’ve yet to meet a dumpling we haven’t liked. By design, they know how to deliver pure comfort in just a bite or three, and this collection of 25 parcels all bundled up in a thin wrap is no exception. You’ll find an assortment of traditional Chinese …

Food & Dining

Sufganiyot: The Best Thing About Hanukkah

The best thing about Hanukkah isn’t eight nights of gifts, it’s traditional sufganiyot—pillowy, deep-fried, jelly-filled doughnuts. Uri Scheft of Breads Bakery schools us<p>Latkes get the attention. But there's another fried favorite worthy of the Hanukkah table: <i>sufganiyot</i>. (If you haven't gotten the …

Baking

The Frim Fram Sauce : Ella et Louis..

Soul Music

Comment on Make Tea Liqueur for Gifting by Henry

Recently, I read an article published at http://www.2tgreentea.com/how-to-make-green-tea-l… and it was sheer pleasure for me to be successful in …

The Grid TO

Outsmart Your Brain: Use the Science of Fear to Tackle Your Biggest Challenge

How can we use this understanding of fear to help us tackle our biggest challenges? Luckily, very effective tools for facing fear have been developed to help treat individuals who suffer from too much fear (like certain types of anxiety disorders).<p><i>"Do one thing every day that scares you." --</i> …

Swimming Pools