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21 No-Bake Cookies So You Don't Have to Turn On the Oven

When it’s summer and it’s hot and you want cookies, you have a few options: 1) Turn on your oven for baking and risk your kitchen turning into the …

The Sleep Cure: The Fountain of Youth May Be Closer Than You Ever Thought

Mark Zielinski knew he was onto something when his mice stopped sleeping. Normally, the animals woke and slept on a 12-hour cycle. When the lights …

30 Powerful Quotes From Eckhart Tolle That Will Inspire You to Make Every Second Count

Eckhart Tolle is a famous spiritual teacher promoting mindfulness and living in the now. His teachings often contradict what we are taught in the …

19 Recipes to Make the Most Out of Your Cast Iron Skillet

I've spent my whole adult life living in apartments, which means I've never had the space to amass as many pans as I'd like. Practicality dictates that I only buy what I'm really going to use. There are just a couple pans I own that I have no trouble justifying: a carbon steel wok, an eight-inch …

You'll Never See Anything As Adorable As These Little Kids With Big Dogs

So doggone precious.

Dave Barry’s Year in Review: Trump and the ‘hideous monstrosity’ that was 2016

<b>In the future, Americans —</b> assuming there are any left — will look back at 2016 and remark: “What the HELL?”<p>They will have a point. Over the past few decades, we here at the Year in Review have reviewed some pretty disturbing years. For example, there was 2000, when the outcome of a presidential …

Rodale Wellness Is Now Books for Better Living - Books for Better Living

<p>Rodale Wellness has found a new home with Books for Better Living, and we’re excited to welcome you all to our community! With our health and …

31 Healthy Holiday Dessert Recipes

We know what’s on your gift list: Easy holiday desserts that taste great, are good for you (OK, not as sugary or fattening as traditional seasonal …

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Decadent Thanksgiving Desserts

The best fellowship occurs when sharing great food together. These recipes are meant for those occasions. They're holiday-pretty and wonderfully …

9 raw, vegan pies to be thankful for this year

You can load up your plate with sweet potatoes and stuffing, but unless you’re finishing things off with a slice (or two, or…) of pie, does it really …

29 Unconventional Thanksgiving Sides That Should Be the New Normal

Everyone knows that Thanksgiving dinner is really all about the side dishes (am I right?), but the same old menu year after year can get pretty …

20 Little Habits That Will Help You Live A Better Life

As Aristotle famously said, we are what we do repeatedly. Success and happiness are largely the results of practicing good habits.<p>The most important habits are keystone habits; habits which have positive cascading effects throughout your life. Here are 20 of the most effective, valuable keystone …

How to Make Everything You Love on The Chipotle Menu

From the glorious guac to those crazy-addictive carnitas — we've got it all.<p>• They are not, I repeat, NOT certified Chipotle recipes. These recipes are <b>very, very close approximations</b>, <i>inspired</i> by Chipotle.<p>• How close? In the name of research, I forced Chipotle-loving co-workers, friends, and family …

25 Lemon Desserts With a Delicious Twist

Go beyond traditional bars and pies with inspired takes on the familiar flavor.<p>Go beyond traditional lemon bars and lemon pie with these inspired takes on classic desserts.

Common regrets you should avoid

Regret comes in two varieties: The things you did that you wish you hadn't and the things you wish you had done but didn't.Thomson Reuters<p>Hindsight is 20/20, as they say, and oftentimes it can lead to regret.<p>Some people have the philosophy that everything happens for a reason, and there is no point …

5 Remote Destinations For The Unconventional Island Hopper

Now that it’s getting nippy, our first instinct is to flee. An island vacation beckons, and some obvious destinations come to mind first: the Caribbean, Mexico, or even good old Florida, if you’re staying stateside. But for those willing to think outside their native hemisphere, why not venture off …

Early Retirement Through Dividend Stocks

Early Retirement Through Dividend Stocks by Sure Dividend<p>The average retirement age in the United States is 62. The average <i>expected</i> retirement age is …

I'm a financial planner, and here's why I'm willing to bet your retirement plan is majorly flawed

We're supposed to be professionals versed in the knowledge of investments, financial markets, retirement planning, and the mathematical fundamentals behind that subject matter.<p>We are regulated up the you-know-what. Yet, we are still allowed to provide you guidance and information that we know (or …

7 Little Hacks For Getting Ahead In Life (Without Having To Try That Hard)

On our 18th birthdays, many of expected to finally feel grown-up. Something magical was supposed to happen overnight, we thought -- some new, incredibly worldly stream of consciousness would take over -- but nothing did. Same thing at 21. Again … no pixie dust. No fairies. So when <i>does</i> adulthood …

Henri Rousseau’s Heartening Story of Success after a Lifetime of Rejection, Illustrated

<i>“People working in the arts engage in street combat with The Fraud Police on a daily basis,”</i> Amanda Palmer wrote in her fantastic manifesto for the creative life, one of the best books of the year, <i>“because much of our work is new and not readily or conventionally categorized.”</i> Few artists in …

Video: Abs Are In Season

Watch Equinox instructor Aida Palau develop summer’s most coveted muscles.<p>Our cultural fixation on abs is fairly easily explained: They’re the …

15 Fitness Habits You Need to Establish In Your 20s

Your future self will thank you

Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …

14 No-Fail Potluck Dishes Everyone Will Want the Recipes For

Appetizers, sides, mains and desserts that are a snap to make ahead, easy to throw in a car and guaranteed to wow the crowd.<p>Caramelized Onion and …