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Dejan Markovic. Recipe: Turmeric Banana Lassi. By Blair Flynn for Further Food This is my go-to drink for digestive health and combatting inflammation: turmeric acts as an anti-inflammatory and helps to keep stomach acid from getting out of control while ginger provides great gastrointestinal relief. The cinnamon to help stabilize the blood sugar levels, which always comes in handy, and tastes delicious.

Further Food Nutritionist Commentary: Turmeric and ginger are potent anti-inflammatory spices and are great for IBS symptom relief and overall digestion. The probiotics in yogurt are also great for repopulating “good” bacteria and increasing gut health. Banana adds potassium, a critical mineral needed for electrolyte balance. It’s important to note that dairy can exacerbate digestive issues for some. Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cook Time: 0 Minutes Servings: 1 Instructions: Place yogurt, water or dairy-free milk and spices in a blender, pulse for 1 minute.

Tummy still troubling you? Nutrition Information: Photo cred: Further Food. 5 Steps to Making a Magical Animal-Filled Forest with Photoshop. Before I get into the nitty gritty details of how this piece came together, I would just like you all to take a minute to appreciate how very talented Mackenzie Johnson is. (She is the model for this photo, and happens to be a YouTube-singer-songwriter in case you were unaware.) Not only did she do her own hair/makeup/wardrobe and model like boss, but she even actually played and sang for this photo. See for yourself: The Background Image Obviously one of the most important pieces you’ll need when creating your own gorgeous woodsy wonderland is a top-notch image of a forest (or other natural setting of your choosing). Unfortunately, I have been crazy busy with life, work, vacations, and side projects, so I didn’t have the time to shoot my own background image. The very first person that came to mind was none other than the spectacular human that is Sarah Anne Loreth.

Gathering Animals Cutting Out Critters and Figuring Out Fur Blending and Color Matching Coloring and Saturating. 20 Things To Do When You’re 30 That Will Make Life Better At 50. Build an active lifestyle now, and when you’re 50 you won’t be stuck in a Rascal. “Don’t gain weight. Exercise. Keep your weight at a normal level that’s good for your body,” continues Cyndi Perlman Fink. “Weight does all kinds of bad things for you body. I’ve been fat, I’ve been thin, thin is healthier.”

“Save money. I know this is a boring, trite, and unsexy suggestion, but it’s true,” writes Quora user Cliff Gilley. “…Happiness is what matters far more than worldly success,” writes Quora user Robert Walker. “Want to buy a house? “Use stellar sleep hygiene,” writes Quora user Nan Waldman. “…Go to the freaking dentist already,” writes Quora user Caroline Zelonka. You are the sum of your experiences. “Give to others so you feel the goodness that service brings,” writes Quora user Nan Waldman.

“Get out of the house and have an honest-to-God adventure right now,” writes Quora user Mary Leek. “Gee I wish I spent more time watching TV and playing video,” said no 50 year-old ever. 10 Little Habits that Steal Your Happiness. By: ANGEL CHERNOFF You ultimately become what you repeatedly do. If your habits aren’t helping you, they’re hurting you. Here are a few examples of the latter that will steal your happiness if you let them: 1. Focusing on everyone’s story except your own. Don’t be so satisfied with the success stories of others and how things have gone for them that you forget to write your own.

If you want your life story to soar to new heights, you’ve got to clear a path, reduce the time-sinks and burdens weighing you down, and pick up the things that give you wings. 2. Don’t buy into the myth of the perfect moment. Your ability to grow to your highest potential is directly related to your willingness to act in the face of imperfection. 3. Work without interest is imprisonment. Think about it. Bottom line: Interest in your work puts quality in your output and happiness in your mind. 4. As Martin Luther King Jr. so profoundly said, “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. 5. 6. 7. 8. How To Easily Clean (Almost) Anything And Everything | Home Design, Garden & Architecture Blog Magazine.

Sometimes our stuff tend to get so dirty that it seems there is no possible way of cleaning them and the only solution is throwing them out in the garbage. When having a stain that gives you some headaches and you feel like you tried almost everything, don’t give up on them, as there might be other options too. Luckily things are not that bad, and there are lots of home-made products that can help you clean almost anything.

One of the hardest things to remove from clothing is acrylic paint, but this too can be miraculously removed using rubbing alcohol. If you have problems cleaning air vents, as they are hardly accessible, use a rag on a knife and add a good cleaning product. 1. Source 2. Source 3. Source 4. Source 5.How To Clean Your Microwave With A Lemon source 6. Source 7. Source. 1.jpg (JPEG Image, 600 × 4626 pixels) - Scaled (21%) So baust du in 5 Minuten einen Kühlschrank OHNE Strom. Er läuft PERFEKT. Es klingt nach einem Märchen und ist eigentlich total unglaubwürdig. Aber mit diesem Trick baust du dir einen kleinen Kühlschrank ohne Strom oder Chemie.

Das Beste daran ist, dass die Anleitung dazu keine 5 Minuten dauert. Also probiers einfach aus, das Teil lässt sich natürlich für Draußen einsetzen, ist aber genauso praktisch in den eigenen 4 Wänden, z.B. neben der Couch im Wohnzimmer. Wir brauchen: 2 Ton-Blumentöpfe unterschiedlicher Größe Sand Klebeband 1 Gießkanne mit kaltem Wasser 1 Deckel, der auf den kleinen Tontopf passt 1 Geschirrtuch Bei beiden Blumentöpfen klebt man das Loch am Boden ab.Dann füllt man Sand auf den Boden des größeren Topfes.

YouTube/ Kreativ-Bastelstube.de Jetzt schüttet man Sand in den Zwischenraum der beiden Töpfe. Der Sand wirkt durch seine physikalischen Eigenschaften wie eine Schutzschicht vor den warmen Temperaturen außerhalb des Gefäßes. YouTube/ Kreativ-Bastelstube.de Das Ergebnis kann sich schon nach 15 Minuten Kühlen durchaus sehen lassen. 7 Best Ways To Directly Communicate With Your Higher-Self. By Amateo Ra | If you desire and seek a deeper connection with your spirituality, there is no better way than communicating with your Higher-Self.

In fact, we aren’t meant to walk the journey of life alone, we have an invisible guide, ever watching and supporting us in our lives. In this blog, I’m going to share a bit about how your Higher-Self works, and how you can directly communicate with it so you can live a more connected, fulfilling, purposeful and happy life. To understand your Higher-Self it is very supportive to understand Oneness. Oneness inherently means everything is connected. On all levels of the Universe, from bacteria to distant stars, somehow, someway they are connected. If you imagine that the entire Universe is connected by branches or roots of energy, our Higher-Selves are the tap root which extend out and bring us to life. Our Higher-Selves extend beyond the aura. In our modern World, taking time to sit still and in silence can be a very challenging practice.

222 positive Glaubenssätze in 60 Sekunden. Meine Geduld ist am Ende Ich habe die Geduld für bestimmte Dinge nicht mehr, nicht weil ich arrogant geworden bin, sondern einfach, weil ich einen Punkt in meinem Leben erreicht habe, wo ich meine Zeit nicht mehr mit Dingen verschwenden wil... mehr… Die Zeit – wo ist sie hin? Jeder fragt sich mal im Leben, wo ist die Zeit, wo ist sie hin; aber es gibt nur eine Antwort, liegt die Zeit, doch in uns drin. Getaktet wird sie von Gefühlen, ohne sie, gäb‘s keine Zeit, halten sie doch ... mehr… Ich will tauschen!

Tausche sündhaft teure Luxusgüter gegen eine Kombipackung Zufriedenheit und Dankbarkeit. Ich liebe Dich dafür… Ich liebe dich dafür, dass dir kalt ist, wenn draußen 25 Grad sind. Where bad breath comes from and how to get rid of it. We here at Techly like to look out for you. After tackling how to look cool and how to avoid wine pirates, we are now helping to turn you in to a bonafide lothario. Well maybe ‘lothario’ is an exaggeration, but if the only thing holding you back from becoming a bona fide lothario is bad breath, we can give you a hand (or at least show you a video to help you on your way). Lollies rank high on the stink-o-meter. Image: YouTube. Bad breath is not just caused by onions, sleeping and smoking – although those things definitely contribute. Bad breath is caused by a range of factors, predominately dehydration – explaining morning poo breath (after sleeping) and afternoon poo breath (after sitting at your desk).

Oh and your tongue. The following Lifehacker video doesn’t just tell you where your stink mouth comes from, it tells you how to get rid of it. What Is Your Strongest Mental Ability? Disclaimer: The content on www.the-open-mind.com is information based on the opinions and scholarship of the authors. This site is intended for educational and commentary purposes only, both of which are strictly protected by Free Speech. The Open Mind is not responsible for the opinions or content written by its writers. The information on this website is not intended to replace your relationship with a qualified health care professional and is not intended as medical advice.

All trademarks and registered trademarks mentioned here are the property of their respective owners and are not used here for commercial purposes. Paid advertising on The Open Mind may not represent the views and opinions of this website and its contributors. The Chinese “Body Clock” « Pathways for Health. The Body-Energy Clock is built upon the concept of the cyclical ebb and flow of energy throughout the body.

During a 24-hour period (see diagram that follows) Qi moves in two-hour intervals through the organ systems. During sleep, Qi draws inward to restore the body. This phase is completed between 1 and 3 a.m., when the liver cleanses the blood and performs a myriad of functions that set the stage for Qi moving outward again. In the 12-hour period following the peak functioning of the liver—from 3 a.m. onward—energy cycles to the organs associated with daily activity, digestion and elimination: the lungs, large intestine, stomach/pancreas, heart, small intestine. When one organ is at its peak energy, the organ at the opposite side of the clock, 12 hours away, is at its lowest ebb.

The idea, then, is to try when you can to plan daily activity around an organ system’s peak energy, while avoiding actions that can tax a system when its energy is at its lowest ebb. 11 Pieces Of Buddhist Wisdom That Will Transform Your Life. We all go through those times where we really want to change for the better. We want our lives to improve and we have grown weary of the ways society says we should live. These 11 pieces of Buddhist wisdom will show you how to transform your life into something more meaningful, more beautiful, and full of peace and happiness. 1.

Live A Life Of Compassion Buddhism finds compassion to be one of the most revered qualities, and believes great compassion to be a sign of a highly realized human being. Compassion isn’t only beneficial to the world as a whole, and it isn’t only important because it’s considered “the right thing to do”. A critical part of finding peace within yourself is self-compassion. Another thing, is that we can often feel tortured because we don’t understand why someone would do a certain thing or act a certain way.

Simply connecting with others through the act of compassion can be a great source of joy, for both parties involved. 2. 5. 7. 10. 11. Please follow and like us: Sofi Azaïs. SOFI AZAÏS Graphic Designer ©2014 by Sofi Azaïs - Tous droits réservés If you are interested in working with me or like to know more, please get in touch: CONTACT ABOUT - also on BEHANCE. A Shipping Container Costs About $2,000. What These 15 People Did With That I... All you need is around $2000 to begin building one of these epic homes – made from recycled shipping containers!

Check out some of these amazing creations! A luxury home doesn’t always necessarily mean thousands of square footage, towering great rooms and gilded toilets. Take these homes for example: to begin building one of these epic houses, all you need is $2,000. That $2,000 will buy you a shipping container. What you do with that shipping container… well, that’s completely up to you.

Some creative people have found a way to transform this rudimentary “room” with metal siding into luxury housing that blows us away. 1.) 2.) 3.) 4.) 5.) 6.) 7.) 8.) 9.) 10.) 11.) 12.) 13.) 14.) 15.) The best part of the gallery that this Reddit user shared?