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This Will Change Your Mind About Psychedelic Drugs

For years, the field of mental health has been largely barren of meaningful treatment advances. But now, scientists have new hope in the least likely …

What People Will Remember About You, Based on Myers-Briggs

One of Maya Angelou’s most famous quotes is, “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you …

The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy

The class divide is already toxic, and is fast becoming unbridgeable. You’re probably part of the problem.<p>1.<p>For about a week every year in my childhood, I was a member of one of America’s fading aristocracies. Sometimes around Christmas, more often on the Fourth of July, my family would take up …

Income Inequality

Why Your Estranged Child Doesn’t Want to Reconcile

When your adult son or daughter won’t talk to you, you might wonder why they can’t be more forgiving. Sure, you weren’t always the perfect parent, …

Why Narcissists Thrive on Chaos

If you’ve ever had a boss or supervisor who seems to exist in a swirl of unending work that needs to be done (right away!), you know how frustrating …

This Self-Sabotaging Behavior Slows Your Growth. Do These 5 Things Instead

Five tactics to tackle procrastination from a New York Times bestselling author and success coach.<p>We all have our procrastination horror stories. Mine almost kept me from graduating college.<p>It was my senior year. For my marketing final, my group had to come up with a new branding strategy for …

Procrastination

11 Smart Retirement Moves You Can Make Right Now

No matter how old you are, there are steps you can take now that can save you thousands of dollars and position you for a more comfortable retirement.<p>…

9 Practical Tips From My Therapist That I Actually Use Every Day

This is like my mental health toolkit.<p>"Do I???" I said, second guessing everything before I made the leap to a new city. But it's been almost two years since that last session — and she was right. Whenever I find myself feeling anxious, I recall a tip or mantra from our sessions that calms me down. …

The Essential Travel Guide to Costa Rica (Infographic)

Costa Rica is home to rainforests, national parks and idyllic coastlines. With a number of beautiful spots and plenty of local dishes to try, it’s no …

15 Ways Nutritionists Have Changed Their Diets

It’s not your imagination; nutrition do’s and don’ts are always changing. One day, fat is the enemy—and the next, it’s the new miracle weight loss …

Nutrition

What to Watch When You Have Depression

There is a lot of advice out there of what to do when you’re depressed. A lot of it is very good advice. Go on a run! Eat healthy food! Take a …

Self-sufficiency

How to Be Happier, According to a Harvard Psychologist

Generally speaking, trying hard is a great way to achieve most of what you want in life.<p>Put in more effort at work and your prospects for a promotion …

Happiness

US average 30-year mortgage rate declines to 3.44 percent

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged lower this week. As rates remain at historically low levels, homeowners taking advantage of the chance to refinance their mortgages have pushed up refinancing activity.<p>Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average for the benchmark 30-year fixed-rate …

Teach yoga and meditation to 'unplug children', says education minister

Children should be taught Buddhist meditation techniques and yoga in schools to help them "unplug from their online world", a minister has said.<p>Edward Timpson, an education minister, said that schools across the country should start teaching "mindfulness" as a "normal part of the school day".<p>The …

The US is making a dangerous mistake in how it treats depression

That's the conclusion of a straightforward but alarming study published in JAMA Internal Medicine this week, which we spotted after the psychologist Vaughan Bell flagged it.<p>The authors examined data from 46,417 adults who filled out government Medical Expenditure Panel Surveys between 2012 and 2013.<p>…

The costs of parenting: Stay at home or return to work?

Deciding whether to be a stay-at-home parent is a personal choice, one based on many factors from career plans to personal preferences to family …

Want The Best Ribs You've Ever Had? Just Add This One Thing To Your Crock-Pot

I just looove my slow cooker. Always dependable, always making meals taste amazing with barely any effort, cooking your dinner so it's ready when you …

The Self-Analysis Trap: Stop Dissecting Your Every Thought & Action

<b>“Explanation separates us from astonishment, which is the only gateway to the incomprehensible.” ~Eugene Ionesco</b><p>We are taught from a very young age …

5 ways to save more money as your salary grows

<i>Chase has teamed up with The Players' Tribune and Business Insider to present "Letter to My Younger Self," a series where athletes reflect on their biggest lessons learned — from finance to relationships to careers. Readers will also discover how to apply specific financial learnings to their own</i> …

7 Small Habits That Will Steal Your Happiness

<i>“Simply put, you believe that things or people make you unhappy, but this is not accurate. You make yourself unhappy.”</i> <b><br>Wayne Dyer</b><i>“Very little is</i> …

200+ Short Inspirational Quotes About Strength & Life

“Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe”<p>“You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to …

Motivation

Intelligence and Mood Disorders

Since ancient times, people have associated “madness” with creative genius, believing the gods had blessed these individuals.

The 5 best states to retire to that AREN’T Florida or Arizona

When we think about retirement, the focus is often on how much to save and how to live frugally once we stop working. But where we plan to retire is a big deal, too, and not just because of the weather.<p>“When you dream of retirement, you’re probably not dreaming about the tax code,” says AJ Smith, …

Renowned Harvard Psychologist Says ADHD is Largely a Fraud

<b>Categories</b>Autism & ADHD, Big Pharma, Carolanne Wright, Depression, Anxiety & Mental Health, DNA, the Brain & The Human Body, Health & Medical, …

Understanding Anxiety: 7 Rules of Highly Worried People

<i>September 4, 2016</i><p>Chronic worry is much more than just pessimism. It’s a strategy you developed to cope with potential problems and thus protect …

How to do a packing tape transfer

Have you heard of packing tape transfers before? I first learned to make these from our mom, who was our art teacher growing up (both in school and …

How to marble fabric (and how not to)

Third time's a charm, right? Well...it was the fifth time that worked for me with this DIY. Could I have Googled it and gotten it right the first …

DIY | Watercolor Mug

103 Comments<p>Contributor post by Caitlin of The Merrythought<p>Lately, I've felt like someone could come in and splash some watercolor patterns all over …