Annika Storey

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These Adorably Sinister Owls Give Cat Memes A Run For Their Money

Not A Single Hoot Given<p>01<p>of 20<p>Forgetful Owl<p><i>We've all had that moment when we suddenly remember we've messed up royally.</i><p>We're all used to seeing …

This Smoothie Won't Give You Abs Like Shakira, but It Will Burn Fat

Smoothies are the ultimate health beverage. Unlike juices, which are chock full of sugar and lack essential nutrients, smoothies maintain their fiber …

Protein

5 Workout Moves That Will Ease Anxiety Almost Instantly

I've touched on my issues with anxiety before—revealing the most effective (and all-natural) coping mechanisms I've tried thus far. And while it's …

Anger & Attachment

Where does anger come from? As a person occasionally prone to angry outbursts, I’ve thought a lot about this question. The lesson of Zen practice is …

Build This Flowchart to Overcome Procrastination

Psychologist Dr. Patrick Keelan has a series of questions to ask yourself when you feel stuck with your work. These four questions can act as a …

The 21 Best Products for Frizzy Hair, No Matter Your Hair Type

As the saying goes, the higher the hair, the closer to God. But when that includes unintentional or unwanted frizz, it doesn't seem so heavenly. While an undefined, slightly frizzy crown can be a look (like, a long night at Studio 54 type of look), sometimes, frizz is just the opposite of what we …

10 Useful TED Talks Every Designer Must Watch

Design, in general, is one of the jobs that receive the biggest flow of daily inspiration. Each day you encounter advertisements on the street, modern architecture, and commercials with stunning graphics. It’s easy to get lost and overwhelmed.<p>If you’re seeking for professional inspiration, provided …

TED Talks

How to Stop Your Bad Habits with Google Calendar

As we approach the start of 2017, we’ve all got the same questions on our minds. Did we accomplish everything we set out to do this year? What will we try next year? To get even more done in 2017, we found out about a brand new hack that will help you get a head start on your resolutions: Google …

10 CEOs Share Their Secrets To Keeping Employees Motivated (And Happy) In December

The weeks leading up to the holidays are full of distractions, so we found bosses that successfully keep everyone both happy and productive.<p>The month of December, perhaps more than any other time of the year, is the ultimate tightrope act for bosses. Be too loose with keeping your employees on …

The European country that loves being sad

The Portuguese are content with their discontentment, and, in an odd but enlightening way, actually enjoy it.<p>As an American, I’ve been inculcated with the importance of being happy – or at least <i>pretending</i> to be happy – at all costs. It’s an ethos epitomized by the smiley face emoji, which is said …

European Travel

Stand out from the Crowd with These Easy to Make Christmas Cookies

If you want to stand out from the crowd and take a break from using the same recipes grandma made, the elves at BookCulinaryVacations.com have …

A 1,000-year-old promise of peace

Two Muslim families hold the keys to the doors of Jerusalem's holiest church in order to keep the peace between three feuding Christian denominations.<p>On a recent Sunday morning, Adeeb Jawad Joudeh Al Husseini was sitting on a bench just inside the sole public entrance to Jerusalem’s Church of the …

Holy Sepulchre

Why You Should Take 5 Minutes Each Morning To Meditate

Living in the modern world, your mantra is probably "go, go, go." While it might be routine to jump out of bed and immediately check your email as …

Vintage Meets Modern Style Sources

A cohesive eclectic style can be hard to achieve. Christina has successfully combined a love of vintage and modern in her cozy Australia home. Check …

Home Depot

5 Secret Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

It's time to get to know your phone better.<p>You might think you know everything about your<p>better halfiPhone, but you're wrong. There's a whole world of hidden features that can only be unlocked with secret codes. *GASP*<p>Excited? You should be. Here's what the features actually do.<p>1. Find out exactly …

Shop Paint, Furniture, Rugs and More From Fixer Upper's Joanna Gaines and Magnolia Home Furniture

If you're a fan of the HGTV show <i>Fixer Upper</i>, you likely share our desire to crawl through the TV and move into one or more of the houses Chip and Joanna Gaines miraculously take from dismal and dilapidated to beyond amazing. And don't worry, you're not alone in your love for the sweet Texas couple …

15 healthy eating habits that work, according to science

But as fun as the diets may seem, it's often difficult to stick with them for more than a few weeks. As a result few people actually see any long-term results.<p>Rather than trying one of those, here are 15 science-backed habits that can help boost your health and may help with weight loss as well.

10 Hacks For A Thoroughly Tidy Home

At homify, we have to admit that tidiness is important. Even the most beautifully designed and carefully decorated home looks terrible if it's messy. …

Hacking

The Pot-Belly of Ignorance

What you eat makes a huge difference in how optimally your body operates. And what you spend time reading and learning equally affects how …

10 Unmistakable Habits of Utterly Authentic People

To live authentically, you must own your actions and ensure that they align with your beliefs and needs.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real …

Landscaping: 14 easy-to-copy DIY ideas for the garden

So, you've got a garden but you want to make some improvements to it? It can be overwhelming and you might not know where to start, but the good news …

The New Rules Of Interior Design | GQ

Enough with squeaky-clean lines and sterile surfaces. It's time to turn those blank canvases into something that makes your house look like a human being actually lives there (and one with an amazing design sense).<p>Blow Up Your Kitchen: Destroy, de-think & deconstruct<p>My wife and I recently bought a …

Minor Effort, Major Changes

It is my observation that people tend to get caught in the trap of thinking that big changes come from big effort. We tend to think if we don’t have …

'Yoga should be on the curriculum'

Chemistry teacher Anjna Pindoria can usually be found inspiring her students with the fizz and bangs of school science. But this morning, as her pupils arrive, she urges them to remove their shoes and socks and take their place quietly on the mats laid out in the school hall.<p>For the past six years …

Yoga

Apartment of My Dreams

Master suite and breezeway off of the pool...<p>The sustainably sourced wood table is also by Brooklyn's From the Source.<p>An unapologetic look at how the classic Eames lounge chair has been featured in Dwell over the years.<p>Perforated concrete blocks in the guest bathroom provide ventilation and …

Dining Rooms

A vintage-style apartment to steal your heart

Today on homify we travel to Portugal, where we will explore an intriguing vintage-style home. Like many older-style apartments in southern Europe, …

Interior Design

5 Secrets To A Happy Marriage—From A Couple Who Met 84 Years Ago

Get ready for a love story that sounds like it was ripped out of the pages of a novel.<p>When Thomas Howard spotted the woman he would spend the rest of his life with, he was just 9 years old. Irene and her brother Frank lived four doors down from Thomas and his family. Thomas became fast friends with …

How To Build A Solution-Oriented Team

I don’t have many pet peeves, but one thing that always sets me off is when people present problems, not solutions. Anyone can point out the existence of a problem; that’s the easy part. People who create value, however, come prepared with ideas to fix said problem.<p>Throughout my career, I’ve found …

Leadership

Which of These Leadership Personality Types are You?

Business isn’t supposed to be personal. But your personality can actually play a big part in how you run your business and whether or not you’re able …

5 Things You Should Do Every Morning to Stay Healthy

5 Things You Should Do Every Morning to Stay Healthy<p>It is important to know what to do to keep the body healthy. Part of staying healthy is to know …