Vanessa Rose Yakobian

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8 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Google Drive

Google Drive Tips and Tricks<p>1. Crop photos<p>2. Experiment with add-ons<p>3. Check out your Drive activity<p>4. Look at your revision history<p>5. Use …

Postnatal depression: what the baby books don't tell you

As Mental Health Awareness Week draws to a close, a mother appeals for wider recognition of the risk factors for postnatal depression or 'baby blues'<p>Eleven years on, I still remember the evening I decided to kill my baby daughter.<p>It's not something you're supposed to feel as a new parent with a …

Winter-Warming, Freezer-Friendly, Pantry

<b>Author Notes:</b> Adapted pretty extensively from Zuppe by Mona Talbott. (Hers is made with cannellini or cranberry beans instead; it suggests but does not include the farro and barley.) Chickpea-cooking technique adapted from Melissa Clark. —Nicholas Day<p><b>Serves: 6 to 8</b><p>1 pound chickpeas, dried<br>• 2 sprigs …

Food Preservation

The Best French Onion Soup for Late Winter

<i>Every other Thursday, we bring you Nicholas Day -- on cooking for children, and with children, and despite children. Also, occasionally, on top of.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Nicholas brings us the best French onion soup to take on what's left of winter (with a secret ingredient you'll never want to miss again).</i><p>French …

Onions

Chili Recipes

Chili is super versatile, and can be tailored to any diet. We love vegetarian-friendly black bean chili just as much as we love a BLT-inspired …

18 Light and Refreshing Soups for Spring

Gallery18 Light and Refreshing Soups for Spring<p>Here at Serious Eats, we're down for a comforting bowl of soup regardless of the temperature outside. With sunny springtime weather on the horizon, it's time to turn away from heavy wintertime stews and toward brighter, fresher bowls loaded with …

Deb's Double Chocolate Banana Bread

Last summer I started a recipe review series. I thought it would be a great excuse to tackle the long list of online recipes I want to try. I started …

Vanilla Crumb Cake

A coffee cake with a buttery crumb topping is hard to resist. Most crumb toppings include cinnamon or other spices, both because spices add a great …

Scientists discover brain's anti-distraction system

"Our results show clearly that this is only one part of the equation and that active suppression of the irrelevant objects is another important part."<p>…

This charoset recipe is fresh, succulent, and takes only minutes to prepare! Be sure to make extras as your guests will be scraping the bottom of the bowl. RECIPE: Medjool Date and Apple Charoset - http://thekitc.hn/1oMpcJ6

Mot much can top the basic, soul-satisfying combination of tender chicken, carrots, celery, and onions swimming in soothing broth. Passover Recipe: Chicken Soup with Shallot-Shiitake Matzo Balls: http://thekitc.hn/1etQ0UL

Monkey Bread Muffins

<i>Traditional Monkey Bread gets a mini makeover when it’s baked in muffin cups and drizzled with cream cheese icing. They’re perfect for breakfast or</i> …

Almond Cake

Kit Kat Cream Cheese Brownies

March 17, 2014<p>If you like your brownies rich then these are for you.<p>I’m talking chocolatey gooey goodness on the bottom, Kit Kat wafer bars in the …

Dessert

Journaling for Your Health

Keeping a journal is like carrying on a conversation with yourself -- or with your higher self, if you prefer. As such, it is a commitment to spiritual practice. It is also a meditative process, and like all meditative exercises it requires some discipline. But rather than thinking of this as the …

12 Reasons to Keep a Journal

For years I've kept a journal to chronicle my life, plan for my dreams and strategize my goals. It is one of the important success habits that I do daily. Journaling empowers me to take my ideas and turn them into reality. What's written is real. Once the words and images hit the paper, you have …

5 Benefits of Journaling Daily

Find Life Passion and Get Relationship Help

Women may have been conditioned to stay silent in the past, but their voices are becoming increasingly strong. In this pivotal time in our history, …

Journaling for Professional Development: Developing Yourself Through Reflection

© Veer<br>Pjcross<p>Reflect on your thoughts in a journal.<p>Would you like to become a better communicator, develop self-awareness, build self-confidence, and …

Productivity

10 Ways Journaling Can Improve Your Life

Journaling provides many surprising benefits that can improve your life.<p>And journaling with a good fountain pen will improve your life even more!

10 Journaling Tips to Help You Heal, Grow and Thrive

<b>“The more light you allow within you, the brighter the world you live in will be.” ~Shakti Gawain</b><p>Keeping a journal has many positive benefits. …

Creative Writing

Best Journaling App for iPhone, iPad, and Mac — The Sweet Setup

If you’re looking for the best journaling app, or a great app for logging and recording various events and milestones of your life, then by far and …

Weekend Journaling: A Journaling Exercise or Prompt

<b>WEEKEND JOURNALING: A JOURNALING EXERCISE OR PROMPT</b><p>Every weekend, it's important to do four things with our journaling:<br>1 Review the last week.<br>2 …

Writing to Save Your Life: How to Honor Your Story Through Journaling

Michele Weldon understands the healing power of words. Written words. Words that come from deep within ourselves. Unedited thoughts. Uprooted …