Amber Rennette

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50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a …

Black & White Photography

A Guide to Emoji Etiquette

I have a serious confession to make: I’m not good at emojis. I mean, I can get down with the smiley and sad-face emojis, and maybe even the thumbs-up …

Adorable Photos of Dogs And Babies That'll Melt Your Heart

They say dogs are a man's best friend—and that's true, until baby comes on the scene and steals the heart of your loyal pet. From cuddle marathons to …

The Most Romantic Getaways Under $100

Budget romantic vacations<p>Even when visiting the world's most romantic destinations, the cost of lodging doesn't have to break the bank.

12 Coat + Boot Combos You Have to Try This Winter

Sure, boots and a coat are the last things you put on before you go out, but that doesn’t mean they’re not as essential to your outfit as a your shirt and pants. Far from it, especially as they become more and more instrumental the colder the weather gets (and, in turn, <i>way</i> more noticeable). As …

The Definitive Guide to Fall Outerwear

'Tis the season when your outer layer dictates your first impression.<p>With an onslaught of new styles this season, it's hard to know which one is right for you. So we took the guesswork out of the equation. The PureWow guide for fall outerwear explains exactly what each new style has to offer, how …

Happiness Based on Science and Positive Psychology

Can we increase our happiness quotient? Research in the science of Positive Psychology has identified factors that influence our happiness. See the …

3 Simple Techniques To Keep Negativity Out Of Your Life

If you don’t control your mind, you will never control your life.<p>It doesn’t matter if you believe it or not, <b>everything</b> that gets inside your mind has …

15 Ways to Doodle on Your Walls

Facebook’s London office just got seriously decked out in some of the most epic wall doodles we’ve ever seen. Illustrator Geo Law was the man behind the pens, drawing entire fantastical scenes filled with little robots, cats, social media icons, clouds and basically everything else that tech folks …

The Google engineer teaching happiness in three steps

Google engineer Chade-Meng Tan claims he has the secret to a contented, stress-free life. David G Allan tried out his happiness advice and looked at the science – does it work?<p>Deep inside the global tech behemoth Google sits an engineer with an unusual job description: to make people happier and …

Happiness

Motivational Quotes | Runner's World

The 26.2-mile distance has inspired some wise words throughout the ages.​<p>Motivational sayings from the iconic American runner.​<p>The iconic race has sparked some inspirational sayings throughout the years.​<p>Illustrations By Megan Hetzel<p>A champion is made when you look at the time spent …

Inspiration

This Planner Will Help You Get Organized AND Live Your Dreams

If your desk is anything like ours, we’ll bet that, despite your best intentions, it ends up covered with a miscellaneous array of Post-it notes, sticky tabs and colored paper as the day goes on. Sound familiar? Not to worry, we think we finally found a solution in one of our favorite forms: office …

Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space' Video Leaked Early (UPDATE)

<b>UPDATE 12:30 p.m.:</b> Taylor Swift's official channel uploaded the video via Vevo. It's a little different than the version Yahoo leaked earlier, but Taylor's still an actual nightmare dressed as a daydream. Enjoy it above.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> It appears as though Yahoo released Taylor Swift's music video for …

The Neuroscience Of "Harry Potter"

Or, what happens to your brain when you’re lost in a book.<p>Let’s do a casual experiment. Here’s a brief passage from the first book in some obscure fiction series called <i>Harry Potter:</i><p>A bush on the edge of the clearing quivered. … Then, out of the shadows, a hooded figure came crawling across the …

Books

One Simple Habit That’ll Make You Great At Conversations

Today, we’re going to completely strike from the face of the earth a pain in the ass experience we’ve ALL had….<p>I’m good in the first few minutes of …

28 Fabulous Flats for Fall

Whether it’s because you’re trudging through a sidewalk full of leaves or because your feet ache from a week of work, there are some days when wearing heels just isn’t an option. Fortunately for us, we always have a backup plan — flats! We’re not just talking ballet flats here. This cool weather …

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Sleep

The Biggest Beauty Myth You've Been Sold

Whoever said, "Beauty is only skin deep" obviously wasn't aware that we are beings of many dimensions that are <i>interconnected</i>. Our habits of thinking, emotions, spiritual connection (or lack thereof) and soul -- our fears and joys, woes and loves, comfort level and confidence -- all of it shows up …

Advocate for 'death with dignity' dies at 29

Brittany Maynard, the 29-year-old who said she had terminal brain cancer, took medication to end her life under Oregon's "Death with Dignity Act," advocacy group Compassion & Choices said Sunday.<p>"Brittany chose to make a well thought out and informed choice to Die With Dignity in the face of such a …

15 Brittle Recipes That Upgrade Leftover + Homemade Candy

It’s that time of year again. With the holiday season soon upon us, we’re already setting our sights on some DIY candy and foodie gifts to make for our favorite folks. These 15 brittle recipes are the perfect, anything-but-basic addition to your next cookie tray and are delicious enough to package …

Photos of Children From Around the World With Their Most Prized Possessions

Chiwa – Mchinji, Malawi<p>Shot over a period of 18 months, Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti‘s project <i>Toy Stories</i> compiles photos of children …

Elusive Fanged Deer Spotted For First Time In 66 Years

Fangs for showing up again, deer.<p>A species of fanged deer that hasn’t been seen in 66 years was recently spotted by scientists in northeastern Afghanistan, according to a Wildlife Conservation Society news release published Friday.<p>The Kashmir musk deer, which is one of seven similar species found …

Four dead, one rescued after boat capsizes off Northern California

A crabbing expedition turned tragic Saturday morning when a boat capsized off Northern California, killing four people, a Sheriff's Office spokeswoman said. A fifth person was able to cling to a rock and was rescued,<p>The sole survivor, 66-year-old Phillip Sanchez, told authorities that he and the …

Death with dignity advocate Brittany Maynard dies at 29