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How to Tame Paper Clutter in Your Home or Office

It’s said that we live in a digital age and I suppose that we do. We go nowhere without our smartphones, we read books and catch up on the news on …

Home Cleaning Services by Krystal Housekeeping

House cleaning in Aurora can be far more difficult if your home contains a great deal of clutter. If your house is constantly cluttered, making it …

Minimalism

Children with pets are healthier than those without, study finds

One in ten British parents say owning a pet has helped their child lose weight, while nearly half say their child is fitter and healthier because they own a dog or a horse, according to a study.<p>The report, which was commissioned by Pets at Home, also found that Brits have collectively lost an …

Are voluntary benefits like pet insurance worth it?

(In paragraph 14, corrects the percentage to 40 percent from half of workers)<p>An owner holds her pet dog as he is blessed by a church official during the "Blessing of the Animals" at the Christ Church United Methodist in Manhattan, New York December 7, 2014. REUTERS/Elizabeth Shafiroff<p>By Beth Pinsker<p>…

5 ways to calm your dog on fireworks night

Dogs and loud noises do not go well together, fireworks night/Halloween in particular is stressful for them and with it all just around the corner, we figured it’s a good idea to have a game plan for the evening.<p>None of these tips are cures, or quick fixes. The way your dog behaves on fireworks …

How To Handle Houseguest's Untrained Puppy (That She Claims is Trained)?

<b>Q:</b> I recently moved into a new home which happens to be closer to my best friend. At the same time, she got a puppy and has visited me about a …

How to Use Failure to Your Advantage

Shares 145<p><i>Emotional intelligence expert Dr. Travis Bradberry helps you flip failure from a liability to an asset.</i><p>One of the biggest roadblocks to …

For Better Relationships, Know Your Deal Breakers

Laziness? Talks too much? People weigh qualities they can’t stand more than ones they like<p>What’s your relationship deal breaker? Bad manners? Selfishness? Someone who refers to herself using the “royal we”?<p>Most folks will admit to having a list of specific negative qualities that make them …

Relationships

8 Things You Should Never Say To Someone Suffering From Depression

We know you want to help, but there are right and wrong ways to go about it.<p>Sadness, disinterest, trouble concentrating, lack of energy…Even if you're not suffering from depression, you can name the depression symptoms (thanks in part to those ridiculous drug commercials that anthropomorphize …

New York University

3 Simple Steps to Overcoming Your Unnecessary Wants

<b>“Stop chasing what your mind wants and you’ll get what your soul needs.”</b>Just Last Night, my little daughter kept pulling me to the fridge to ask me …

Secrets to saving money

Manipulate your brain into saving instead of spending money by following these rules of thumb.<p>While we all like to think we know what's going on in …

Personal Finance

Attention training can wire your brain to be less scaredy-cat

After the training, participants were<br>less distracted by scary picturesA simple computer training task, which involves ignoring irrelevant …

The Unending Search for the Soul

In 2008, George Makari’s <i>Revolution in Mind: The Creation of Psychoanalysis</i> describedhow Sigmund Freud reconfigured elements of 19th century …

Mental Disorders

How To: Trick Your Brain into Not Feeling Any Pain

Pain is, for the most part, unavoidable when you stub your toe, break your arm, or cut your finger open. It's instantaneous and, in some cases, …

Empathy: The single best way to get unstuck

When we feel stuck, at the heart of it, we feel lonely. We’re not understood. We’re not connected. Our worries sap the energy and imagination …

Why You Don’t Need to Get Better at Expressing Your Emotions

The authors of “F*ck Feelings” explain why<p>Here’s a multiple choice personality quiz for you: Tonight, you can either be punched in the face by a random stranger. Or, you can have an emotional discussion about your feelings with your wife or girlfriend, which ends with you both having a good, long …

How To Think: Older People Can Teach Us All Something - PsyBlog

What older people can teach youngsters (and all of us) about how to learn.<p>Older people are better at correcting their mistakes on a general knowledge …

3 Probiotics That Can Ease Depression

There is a lot of research linking an unhealthy gut to depression. The gut, sometimes called the “second brain,” contains a hundred million neurons, …

Why Coincidences Happen: The Psychology and Mathematics Behind Rare Events

Listen<p>Listening...<p>49:16<p>Coincidences happen to everyone -- whether it's hearing a song you've been thinking about all day on the radio or running into …

5 Ways to Memorize Anything Faster

Imagine the power of being able to memorize anything faster.<p>Think about how much time you’d have, how much you could shorten the learning curve, and …

Trusting Your Gut When It Goes Against Everything You've Been Taught

How do you make judgments? Are you a more rational person who likes to compile factual evidence and remove feelings from the decision-making process, …

Mental Disorders

Seasonal Affective Disorder: The Fake-Sounding Sadness You Can Supposedly Cure By Looking at a Box

Seasonal Affective Disorder is a fake-sounding disorder with a fake-sounding treatment, but they're real.<p>Winter causes depression. If you're just someone who simply prefers it sunny, all that means is you're human. On the other hand, If you're one of the roughly ten million Americans with Seasonal …

10 Reasons Why People Who Play Sudoku Everyday Are More Focused At Work

If you could do one thing to transform your life, I would highly recommend it be to find something you’re passionate about, and do it for a …

Comic Books

20 ways being left-handed impacts your health

With just 10% of the population being left-handed, it can be easy for everyone else to forget we're living in a right-handed world. But aside from making it tough to cut a straight line with a pair of scissors designed for righties, being a southpaw can also have some subtle effects on our physical …

Unbelievable 5 Minute Cinnamon Sugar Waffle Bites

<i>5 Minute Cinnamon Sugar Waffle Bites are so easy, you won't believe it. You just need four ingredients and five minutes for this silly easy breakfast!</i><p>This recipe is almost embarrassing. But it was too amazing not to share. Because WHO doesn’t have 5 minutes?! I have 5 minutes to spare almost every …

Recipes