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How to Remove that Thrift Store Smell, and Other Vintage Cleaning Tips

If you're someone who's big into thrift stores or is an avid collector of vintage clothing, you've likely faced one or more of these common problems: mystery stains, fabric that's yellowed from age and exposure, leather goods that are scuffed, nicked, or dried out, and the most ubiquitous of …

12 Ways to Improve Your Grocery Spending Right Now

There's nothing quite like that sinking feeling in the checkout lane when the cheery cashier tells you the total for your groceries is $248. …

This Lip Balm Cured My Chapped Lips for Good

I've suffered from cracked lips for as long as I can remember. Not just dry cracked lips, but lips that crack so bad that my lip splits and bleeds. …

Lips

These 11 Problems At Work May Mean It's Time For A New Job

If you've been noticing a few red flags at work, or feeling like your current job isn't a good fit, you're probably right. And if you decide it's not …

What foods are good for helping depression?

Depression is a prevalent mental health illness throughout the world, causing negative thoughts and behaviors in those who experience it.<p>Many people …

7 Ways Your Skin Changes In Your 30s

...and what to do about it.<p>In your 30s, plenty of things in your life are on the up-and-up, like your career and your confidence. Unfortunately, the …

5 Expert Tips to Better Productivity

The entrepreneurial journey is a marathon, not a sprint. Like anyone<br>preparing for a 26-mile run, it’s essential to be in optimal physical shape. …

7 Mantras That Will Stop You From Taking Things Personally

It’s tough to be around people who believe that everything happening around them is a direct assault on them or is in some way all about them.<p>It may …

8 questions to ask in a job interview that will make you look smart

You can further your case by asking sharp questions, too.<p>"In a job interview, you want to appear smart and on top of your game," says Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of "Tame Your Terrible Office Tyrant: How to Manage Childish Boss Behavior and Thrive in Your Job." "The …

3 yoga poses to wake up your body

Practicing yoga first thing in the morning is the perfect way to set the tone for your entire day. Even a short yoga sequence can get your blood pumping, your breath solid and your mind clear and ready for the day ahead. Here are three quick and easy poses that will wake up your body and prepare …

Yoga

Why You're Late for Work All the Time — and How to Fix It

Tips so you'll be at work on time, all the time.<p>The car accident that snarled your commute, the alarm that didn’t go off, the burning need to respond …

Time Management

Acne Face Mapping Can Reveal the True Cause of Your Breakouts

You can learn a lot about your overall health based on where pimples pop up on your face.<p>Ever wonder why pimples tend to pop up in the same spot over …

Skin Care

American Apparel Is Closing All of Its 110 U.S. Stores

The retailer is closing its L.A. headquarters and all 110 U.S. stores.<p>If you want a neon crop top or scratchy hoodie, you better act fast!<p>The <i>L.A. Times</i> is reporting that American Apparel will close its Los Angeles headquarters and all of its remaining 110 U.S. store locations by the end of April. …

Clothing

5 Habits That Make Your Mind and Body Amazingly Strong

Learn something new every day.<p><i>What are the best ways to stay mentally and physically active throughout the day? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, Productivity hacker, writer,</b> …

Commuting

12 life lessons to increase your happiness in your 30s — or any age

Turning 30 is scary for a lot of people — a big unknown of adulthood, career and new kinds of relationships.<p>For writer Mark Manson, turning 30 in 2014 was a chance to crowd-source advice for winning the fourth decade of life. More than 600 people — ages 37 and older — responded. Manson then …

Happiness

The Truth About Gel Manicure UV Nail Lamps And Skin Cancer

It's obvious that spending hours out in the blazing summer sun is going to end in skin damage, especially if you're not taking precautions and protecting yourself. You probably don't think about skin cancer when you hit up the nail salon for a fresh set of gels, though, right? Well, according to …

16 daily habits that are easy to practice and can significantly improve your life

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person.<p>The best part is, each one takes only about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our favorites:<p>1. …

Why you should put a quarter on top of a cup of frozen water before evacuating in a hurricane

In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, a viral social media post is giving an important tip for anyone who has to evacuate their home as a hurricane …

5 Things You Can Do Every Morning to Have a More Productive Day

What is the first thing you do when you wake up? Do you check your cell phone, worry about yesterday’s problems, or find yourself grumbling about all …

Self-improvement

The 8 things you should never carry in your wallet

If your wallet could double as a free weight, chances are you're due for a clean-out.<p>It's probably fair to assume you're carrying a few things that — …

7 Yoga Poses to Undo the Damage of Sitting at a Desk All Day

Ah, there’s much to love about yoga. We know those brilliant yogis have secrets we could all benefit from, and your uber-cute colorful workout gear is fresh from a laundering. But sometimes, after a long day at the office, the last thing you want to do is trek all the way to a studio and then get …

24 Outlet Stores That You Didn't Know You Could Shop Online

Stay home, save money, become a baller.

39 Companies That Give College Students a Discount

All you'll need is an I.D. or a .edu email address.<p>With the annual net cost of attending a four-year college up more than 10% in the past five years, …

College & University

16 Rooftop Bars in Atlanta That Are Just Peachy

A-Town has been insultingly called the “Chicago of the South.” This is because it’s a major port city, but it makes this lovely slice of Americana …

25 Investments That Will Save You Money In The Long Run

Like retail therapy for your bank account.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

The Magic of White Vinegar | shopswell

A few years ago I decided to ditch the store bought cleaners. Not only were they getting expensive but they are also loaded with chemicals I didn't …

11 Genius Uses for Lemons All Over the House

When life gives you lemons... clean your sink!<p>We're not sure why clunker cars or disappointing appliances are called "lemons." From where we're sitting, these cheery citrus fruits are one of your home's hardest working, most flexible cleaning tools. Just look at what they can do:<p><b>1. Freshen your</b> …

12 life-improving laundry tricks for all lazy people

When it comes to chores around the house, there's no shame in being a little uninspired and lazy. We <i>all</i> are sometimes. But what if we could make the …

Cleaning

8 Habits of the Most Successful People That Lazy People Lack

It all comes down to priorities.<p>Success is a game of habits. In itself, "success" is a relative term and so its "achievement" is fully dependent upon the habits you put into place that move you step by step toward the "end" you define for yourself.<p>To be "successful," it becomes a matter of the …

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