Aisha Asad

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5 Mistakes That Will Cause Your Pursuit of Happiness to Backfire

There are a lot of advantages to being a happy person. Studies consistently show happy people enjoy benefits ranging from better relationships and improved health to enhanced creativity and better problem-solving skills.<p>It seems as though people are trying harder than ever to be happy these days. …

6 Ways to Boost Your Creativity | Inc.com

Stuck in a creative rut? We've all been there. Sometimes the moment you need to tap into your creativity is the second it shuts down. Before banging your head against the wall, try one (or all) of these ways to boost brain activity and get your creative juices flowing.<p>1) Allow yourself to …

Creativity

See ISIS's Destruction of the Ancient City Palmyra

This undated photo released on Aug. 25, 2015 on a social media site used by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) milit<p>... VIEW MORE<p>AP

Artist Creates Fantastical Worlds by "Painting with Dreams"

Artist Erica Wexler paints surreal creations featuring subjects who have a distinctly dreamy disposition. “As an artist, I try to develop paintings that speak to me and to others, through colors and compositions, about the beauty and strength that exists in humans and in nature, specifically …

8 Things Super-Achievers Do Routinely To Be Insanely Productive

Becoming a super-achiever is a complex process, but something anyone can try. To start with, you can follow these 8 things super achievers do …

26 beautiful photos you won't believe were taken in Pakistan

24 Beautiful Tattoos Inspired By Mental Illness

Body art as recovery.

Mental Health

Want To Become Super Productive? Stop Doing These 5 Stupid Activities

You are exhausted.<p>Another late work night is about to end…<p>NOT because it´s late…<p>NOT because you have completed all your important tasks…<p>but because …

What is depression? You asked Google – here's the answer

To illustrate how horrible it was, being in jail in a wheelchair with four broken limbs after the car accident that prompted me to get sober ... was much, much easier and less painful.<p>Comedian Rob Delaney’s description of severe depression is enough to stop you in your tracks. How can a mental …

Mental Health

9 Words of Wisdom for Living a Distraction-Free Life

On the one hand, there are the things we want to do and achieve in life, like taking control of our selves and our lives and furthering our dreams …

Game of Thrones

4 Sneaky Things That Can Make You Overeat

Overeating is tricky. First, you may not even realize you’re doing it. Second, you may not know <i>why</i> you’re eating too much, because some triggers are …

Wi-Fi Aware Aims To Connect All Your Devices Instantly

WiFi is getting a big upgrade today, thanks to three years of joint research and development by the world’s largest tech companies.<p>The new technology, called Wi-Fi Aware, is being released by the Wi-Fi Alliance, the non-profit trade organization that includes Apple, Microsoft, Intel and hundreds of …

Warren Buffett's 9 Tips for Happiness and Success

Warren Buffett knows a thing or three about becoming wealthy and successful, and the Oracle of Omaha is not averse to handing out mostly excellent …

52 Tips for Happiness and Productivity

Original article written by Leo Babauta<p>This is something I’ve been wanting to write for some time — a Handbook for Life. Now, is there any handbook …

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Adele Givens

Instagram Star Kayla Itsines Reveals What It Really Takes to Get a "Bikini Body"

"I love all desserts... but I never really crave bad food."<p><i>Kayla Itsines, 24, is a certified fitness trainer from Adelaide, Australia.</i> <i>Her</i> Bikini Body Guides<i>, which include a 12-week exercise plan made up of 28-minute workouts, have a cult-like following, and her</i><i>Instagram</i> <i>account, which is full of</i> …

These Powerful Photos Show the Dangers of Judging Women by Their Clothes

You're not defined by how short — or long — your skirt is.<p>A lot goes into picking out an outfit in the morning. If it's freezing out, if you have anything to do after work, if you're seeing someone you want to impress — it all goes through your head. But often so does what others will think of you</i> …

Daily Inspiration #2037

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

9 Convenience Foods That Fight Belly Fat

Well, not if your kitchen is stocked with the right foods, at least. Believe it or not, there are tons of ready-made and convenience foods that are …

The 7 Easiest Ways Ever to Improve Your Diet

You won't even notice these changes—swear!<p>Of course you know that eating healthy is a lifelong goal—but that doesn't mean that it takes ages to make it happen. In fact, there are tons of quick, easy ways to be sure you're eating well that basically involve zero effort. Here are a few to get you …

Nutrition

16 Foods Nutritionists Eat When They Want to Lose a Few Pounds

Consider this your weight-loss cheat sheet.<p>Lots of people call on nutritionists to help them overhaul their diets when they want to slim down. But what do R.D.s make sure to eat themselves if they notice their jeans have gotten a little snug? We surveyed 10 to find out which foods they swear by …

Nutrition