Life

Emotional Health

How a Chronic Procrastinator Gets Things Done

…even when he really, really doesn’t want to Stanford University professor John Perry, PhD, has risen to the top of…

Appearance

Have a Pro Take a Look at Your Posture

Whenever my husband catches me slouching—which he does rather often, I’m afraid—he whispers, “Ramrod.” It’s the code word we came…

Hair

A Toast to Bouncy, Healthy-Looking Hair!

Did you know that your hair grows fastest when you’re in love? It’s probably because your hormones are jumping for…

Self-Improvement

Let Go of Embarrassing Moments

When you make a social faux pas—like running into an old friend and momentarily forgetting his name—are you quick to…

Marriage

Try This to Keep Your Honey Faithful

Whether you’re a man or a woman, if you’re in a committed relationship, then there’s a good chance that you…

Marriage

The Secret to Relationship Happiness

A friend of mine has a husband who always leaves the kitchen cabinets open after he goes searching for, say,…

Special Occasions

Party Drinks with Colorful Flair

How about having a Valentine’s–President’s Day party this weekend? Surprise your guests with pretty and tasty ice cubes in their…

Special Occasions

Creative Design with Chocolate

Valentine’s Day is just a few days away…the holiday that honors love and CHOCOLATE!When you have cookies or cake or…

Skin & Nails

Cracked-Skin Healer

If you have very dry winter hands and commercial lotions aren’t cutting it, puncture a vitamin E gel capsule, squish…

Cooking Techniques

Quick Work with Sticky Stuff

If you need to cut up dried fruit, make this sticky chore easier by putting the fruit in the freezer…

Food

Freeze Your Flour

Once you open a bag of flour, it’s on its way to tasting stale. OK, it should keep just fine…

Personal Care

What’s Hidden in Your Perfume?

A nagging headache. A puzzling skin rash. A bout of asthma. Sometimes a seemingly unlikely culprit is behind these ailments—namely,…

Cooking Techniques

How to Save the Yolks

Don’t discard those remaining egg yolks when separating out the whites for a recipe. To store raw yolks, put them…

Difficult People

Are You Still a Terrible Two?

It’s natural for toddlers to test the waters with their parents and defy authority. In fact, their defiant behavior actually…

Cleaning

Foam Clean Your Washable Wallpaper

Use a light touch to wash washable wallpaper without drenching it. Combine ¼ cup of liquid dish detergent and 1…