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We all have inherently lazy tendencies. Well, at least everyone I've ever met does. It's not necessarily a bad thing or something to be ashamed of. It just is what it is We all want to do less work with better results. And I think that's a really good thing. It is actually what drives my whole business: the philosophy of working smarter and not harder.
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If you have a hard time suppressing your yawns, in spite of your excitement for longer days and warmer weather, then feast your eyes on these coffee-infused recipes to help you stay awake.
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Who can resist the snap, crackle and pop of this treat? Not us, that's for sure. What's not to love about a dessert that is both crunchy, yet soft and gooey and can be held right in your hand? Never one to shy away from a challenge, we recently rolled up our sleeves and taste-tested our hearts out to bring you our top 5 favourite Rice Krispie Square recipes. So get ready to dig in and enjoy!
Whether they're your kids or your grandkids, who can resist cuddling up with a great story and delicious snacks with your favourite little person? It's the perfect opportunity to step away from electronics and dig in to some old-fashioned story time and some homemade goodness.
We've rounded up some of the top Netflix shows/movies for foodies that will guarantee you hours of couch-side bliss. And because they are sure to get your stomach grumbling, we've paired each one with the perfect recipe for you to enjoy while you watch. Are you ready to dig in to our list?
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The countdown is on -- Christmas is just around the corner. And we all know the key to stress-free entertaining is being prepared. There's nothing like leaving things to the last minute to throw you into a festive frenzy! So if you haven't decided what you are serving up for you holiday dinner, we can help.
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Dreaming of a white Christmas? We're getting a jump on it with these deliciously creamy and dreamy white chocolate recipes. The holidays are the perfect opportunity to get baking and indulge in yummy desserts that will satisfy everyone's sweet tooth.
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Declutter. Even if you think that you only have what you absolutely need in the space, do it again. Try to minimize the excess... When you have a small space it is especially important to save room for only what you really need, really love and really use.
Artists can teach you everything you need to know about being creative. Don't worry, don't get your Dockers in a twist. You don't need to actually sculpt or paint or perform an expressive dance. You just have to think like those who do.
Indeed, most instances of "faking it" are caused by the usual reasons, most of which are innocuous. It's the more insidious ones that we, as parents, need to be aware of so that we can address the causes at the basis of why our children are avoiding school.
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If you have ever watched a red carpet event, tuned into an awards show or flipped open a fashion magazine, you have most likely seen the work of the talented celebrity makeup artist and photographer, Troy Jensen. His signature style is a radiant look that goes beyond the makeup and draws attention to the woman wearing it.
Face it — no matter how much you spend on that reclaimed wood dining table or those antique wooden chairs, you know they'll inevitably suffer a few scratches and dents. In the super useful video above...
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After years of attending and giving presentations, I believe few speakers are able to really get through to their audience using a "presentation" approach. This involves simply imparting information and expecting the audience to listen and retain it -- not very dynamic. Here are five tips to consider as you prepare for your next speaking engagement.
It's the only how-to video you need to watch this summer. Period. This simple trick by YouTube user DaveHax shows viewers how to take an ordinary room temperature drink and turn it into an enjoyable,...
Just in time for every geek's favourite holiday! Learn how to add lightsabers to your photos with these step-by-step instructions. No Photoshop required.
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There are various methods in which content marketing can work for businesses in virtually any industry, with the information provided in a variety of formats. You can either do this in-house, or hire professional content creators in a variety of mediums to do this for you. Here are some ideas that could work for you.
This weekend marks the beginning of a month-long marathon of drinking, binge eating and social-schmoozing among the corporate set. But if you're running a little light on holiday party invites this year, fear not. There's hope for you yet. Here are a few tips on how to successfully sashay your way into a corporate Christmas party...uninvited
I recently went shopping for back to school clothes with my three young kids in tow. As insane as it may seem to take your kids along with you while picking out clothes for the season, it actually makes things easier and more efficient as you're able to size things on the spot. As the first day of school looms, here are some proven tips for back to school shopping with kids.
School's out and the kids are antsy. Is it any wonder that parents worry about their children getting into trouble during the dog days of summer? Whether they're playing outside in the backyard, headi...
For those of us who have been there, the thought of your child spending the night at someone else's home can be quite anxiety-producing. After all, we won't be there to watch over them, make sure they're safe. Here are the five questions parents should ask before sending their child to a sleepover.
The thought of entering a public bathroom with your kid is more than you can bear. Have no fear the next time this scenario presents itself. There are, thankfully, some very simple tips and strategies that parents can use. Following are the top five ways to deal with public bathrooms when out with the kids.
Unfortunately, losing your love handles isn't as simple as it may sound. Targeting one area to lose weight is impossible and continued exercises in these areas won't necessarily get rid of excess fat...
Easter is just around the corner (for those of you wondering it's on Sunday, March 31, 2013), which means it's time to start decorating Easter eggs and whipping up Easter crafts with the kids. To help...
You couldn't do justice to St. Patrick's Day without celebrating with a pitcher of green beer. But before your favourite pub runs out of the foamy green specialty over the weekend, there's another (ch...
We know you're tired, bored and don't have time — but we also know those are just the excuses that keep you from hitting the gym. So while New Year's resolutions are long gone, those striving for bet...
We're told there are plenty of fish in the sea, but through trial and error, most of us have probably figured out finding the 'one' isn't always the easiest task. But Valentine's Day is upon us and l...
We all have it: That pile of books on our nightstands, or that stack of magazines threatening to take over the coffee table — or even all those starred articles in our RSS feeds. Yes, we all have way...
Okay lumberjacks, before you bring out the axe and chop down your own tree, there are a few things one needs to know about keeping your tree green — in every possible way. On this week's How To, Garde...
Cough, cough. Sniffle, snort. We all know it's coming — that dreaded season between now, and oh, March when at least one person in the office has fallen prey to a cough, cold, the flu or worse. And c...
Despite being one of the most important aspects of working out, stretching is one of the least explained parts of an exercise regime. Sure, there's yoga, which focuses almost exclusively on the practi...
There's no question that gyms tend to have a lot of "stuff" in them — between cardio machines and group exercises classes, the sheer amount of fitness being thrust at you when you walk into a club can...
When you're with a start-up and you run into a problem you can't solve, what do you do? The obvious answer is you turn to someone who has built a business before. What if you don't have someone like this in your sphere of influence? Well, that's where cold calling (or emailing) comes in. But people have an irrational fear of cold calling. Here's how to get the most out of a cold call.