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What's the best work schedule for your age?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The moment you may have been dreading is here. Lazy summer days have come to an end, and more structured back-to-work or back-to-school schedules have commenced.<p>But will your new daily schedule be the healthiest for your brain and body?<p>Scientists have long known that you have an internal …

Teens

8 Items You Should Never Spend Money on, According to Design Experts

Interior design experts agree: Even if you have an endless budget for your home revamp, there are some items that simply don’t warrant a big price …

Organize Your Financial Documents With These 10 Helpful Categories

Can you quickly locate last year’s income tax return? Do you have the contents of your wallet and your account information recorded somewhere in case it is stolen? Can you find your homeowners insurance policy? If you can’t answer ‘yes’ to these three questions – don’t panic – but you may need to …

Income Tax

6 bad things that happen when you sleep too much

Doctors agree: Quality sleep is crucial for your health. Not only do you need it to stay focused and alert during the day, but it helps your body recharge and recover from wear and tear and might lower your risk of everything from obesity and diabetes to premature death. But can you have too much …

This Pasta Is The Hookup Equivalent Of Engagement Chicken

<i>Illustrations by Tristan Offit.</i><p>The recipe for Come Fuck Me Penne à la Vodka has been circulating among single women in New York City since the mid-1990s -- which is when I first learned about it. I had just moved from Chicago and was attending my first semi-grown-up Manhattan dinner party with some …

10 Brutally Honest Things Everyone Should Know Before Getting Married

Marriage is a wonderful thing and everyone knows a real marriage needs work, compassion and compromise to be successful. However, with divorce rates …

These Are the Ugliest Colors to Paint Your Home, According to Science

After intense research, the Australian government thinks it found the world's ugliest color. In fact, it's using the repellent hue to discourage people from smoking -- and other governments may be following suit.<p>So what horrific shade could possibly be so bad it might turn people off from the …

How to be human: what do dreams about exes mean for my relationship?

<i>Leah Reich</i> <i>was one of the first internet advice columnists. Her column "</i><i>Ask Leah</i><i>" ran on IGN, where she gave advice to gamers for two and a half years. During the day, Leah is Slack’s user researcher, but her views here do not represent her employer. You can write to her at</i> <i>askleah@theverge.com</i> <i>and</i></i> …

11 ways unsuccessful people mismanage their time

Time management: it's the difference between a regular day and a disastrous 24 hour ordeal in which major projects don't get submitted, dogs don't get walked, and important prescriptions don't get picked up.<p>Some are naturally good at managing their time. Others learn. A few people scrape by due to …

Time Management

What You Should Know Before Buying Your Next Set of Bedsheets

“A lot of people who buy sheets don’t think about their sleep preferences,” say Ariel Kaye, founder of the Los Angeles-based bedding company …

Non-Starving, 1200-Calorie Diet

You know you need to eat less to lose weight, but just the idea of small portion sizes makes you hungry. A 1,200-calorie plan is commonly recommended …

Nutrition

Rick Steves: The best and worst of Europe

Americans get the shortest vacations in the industrial world. With so little time, the pressure is on to make all the right choices when planning a trip. But how to select the right destination? It ultimately depends on your interests and your tastes — and what your experienced travel writer tells …

European Travel

The best books for summer 2016

Julian Barnes<p>I recently reread <b>Anita Brookner</b>’s first novel <i>A Start in Life</i>(Penguin), and it left me thinking that maybe all novelists should be forbidden from publishing until they are 53; that way they would already have a finished style and a mature, cogent, individual view of the world. This …

Books

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Six Simple Sunday Habits To Set You Up For A Productive Week

Go easy on those summer barbecues. Heavy eating on Sunday may sink you into a food coma you’ll still be feeling on Monday.<p>It’s hard not to resent Mondays. The day marks the end of the fun and freedom of the weekend–and that’s especially true during the summer, when ordinary Saturdays and Sundays …

What Your Dog Really Wants To Tell You About The Cat

Dear Lovely Lady Food Dispenser,<p>I love you, especially when you feed me. What I don't love, however, is the cat. He is not of sane mind.<p>I have brought this to your attention before, but I ask again, have you ever wondered what's wrong with the cat? I don't mean why he doesn't chase balls or have …

7 Underrated Job Skills That Will Get You a Raise

Getting people to do whatyou need them to do without forcing it is invaluable.<p>Hard work, negotiating prowess, teamwork: These are on every list of …

Banned, burned, or simply life changing: what are the best dangerous books?

<b>Patrick Ness, Author of The Chaos Walking trilogy and latest book The Rest of Us Just Live Here</b><p>I worry that once you share a Dangerous Book, it’s not dangerous anymore. The best ones are ones you stumble upon yourself and detonate in your personal, private reading experience like an explosion …

Books

Researchers say nearly all books follow one of these six emotional arcs

Ever thought two books felt nearly identical? The déjà vu isn’t in your head.<p>Researchers from University of Vermont mapped the sentimental fluctuations of over 1,700 books. By tracing the emotional changes in the stories, they noticed an overall arc for each novel. They found that the emotional …

Writing

3 Ways to Find Your Peace When Life Feels Overwhelming

<i>Too much to do, not enough time to do it.</i>Sound familiar?Twenty-five years ago, at the dawn of the modern internet revolution, people were predicting …

Mindfulness

7 Habits of a Happy Brain

You can rewire your brain to enjoy more serotonin, dopamine, oxytocin, endorphin<p>Make this part of each day and you'll like the results:<p><b>Remember that</b> …

17 Wise Quotes That Will Make You Remarkably Happy | Inc.com

Whoever doesn't think wisdom is the way to inner peace is definitely wrong. Reading calming words can do wonders for our psyche--calming us while simultaneously making us happy deep inside.<p>Read on to discover 17 wise and thoughtful quotes full of wisdom from notable people including the Dalai Lama, …

Albert Einstein

If You Want To Be Genuinely Happy, Try Losing Things

If you want to know how to be happy then try letting things go. It may seem painful but letting things go frees up your life around you as well as …

Mind

A Better Kind of Happiness

Nearly two and a half millennia ago, Aristotle triggered a revolution in happiness. At the time, Greek philosophers were trying hard to define precisely what this state of being was. Some contended that it sprang from hedonism, the pursuit of sensual pleasure. Others argued from the perspective of …

French poet Yves Bonnefoy dead at 93

Yves Bonnefoy, France's most famous contemporary poet and celebrated translator of Shakespeare whose poems were translated into 30 languages, has died at the age of 93, officials confirmed Saturday.<p>The prolific writer, essayist and poet, who composed more than 100 books over his long career, was …

Literature

I tried the plant-based meat that Google wanted to buy and I never want to eat a 'real' hamburger again

Environmentalists have described beef consumption as the "new SUV" for its effects on climate change, and I've heard the horror stories about livestock mistreatment.<p>But ... every so often I still find myself caving to the craving for a juicy cheeseburger or beef burrito.<p>That's why Impossible Foods' …

15 Extremely Underrated Films That Every Movie Buff Needs to See

The brilliant films of the last three decades that have fallen through the cracks of time.<p>There are so many films coming out at any given period that's it's impossible to keep track of them all. That's why we're always on the lookout for those diamonds in the rough, those films that speak to us and …

Entertainment

Build This Beautiful Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

Woodworking

How a chemist at Yale found a whole new way to take on cancer

It would spark a revolutionary approach to treating cancers, attract tens of millions in investments, and set rival companies on a scientific race. At the center of it all? A tiny garbage truck.<p>It's called the proteasome, and its job is to chew up and get rid of your cells' obsolete and broken …

Are you REALLY happy? This is the secret to lifelong happiness

Yes, but are you happy?’ If Alison asks me this one more time I’m going to flick wasabi in her eye. Once I’ve issued a warning and helped myself to another albacore-tuna roll, I trot out the same reply I give her every time she asks: ‘I haven’t thought about it.’<p>There’s the usual narrowing of the …

Happiness