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Modern Day Black Gay: Am I Gay Enough?

Why Successful Habits Are About Structure, Not Effort

The number one driver of whether a habit change is a success or not is how big the initial goal is. Everyone, if they’re consistent, will eventually achieve something massive. But the people that end up failing are the people trying to achieve overnight success.<p>As the founder and CEO of Lift, a …

Forget SMART Goals -- Try CLEAR Goals Instead

Setting CLEAR goals can lead you to the real success that you and your team are aiming for.<p>I have a friend by the name of Adam Kreek. Adam is an entrepreneur, a motivational speaker, and a guy who just happens to know a lot about setting goals. Not only did he win a gold medal at the 2008 Beijing …

Pictures of the Week 2.5.15

Magical Marvelous Memorable Cookies Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Shakespeare proclaimed music the food of love, but in our family, it’s cookies. From the time my daughter could climb up on a stool and stir chocolate chips into batter, we baked. We created baking experiments for her science projects, and baked cookies and cakes for dinner parties …

27 Problems Only Introverts Will Understand

I love you, but no more talking.

Boy Is A Bottom

Hello, Dinner Gamechanger: The Best New Ways To Use Herbs

Think outside the pesto with these new ideas.<p>When summer comes, herbs start growing like weeds. Think outside the pesto with these new ideas.

What Every First Time Home Buyer Needs to Know About Purchasing Their First Home

Buying a first home can be a daunting experience. For as much excitement as there is, the process can be testing, trying and overwhelming. I spoke …

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Pinot Gris vs Pinot Grigio Wine I Wine Folly

You probably already knew that Pinot Gris and Pinot Grigio are the same wine.<p>What’s surprising is that this grayish-purple grape is also a mutation …


What is Malbec Wine? 4 Amazing Facts About Malbec

What is Malbec Wine?<br>Malbec is a full-bodied red wine that grows mostly in Argentina.<p>Known for its plump, dark fruit flavors and smoky finish, Malbec …

Winston Profile II

38 Vintage Conversation Rules | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The excerpt below comes from a book published in 1875:</i> A Gentleman’s Guide to Etiquette <i>by Cecil B. Hartley. Hartley’s rules may be</i> …

5 Things to Look for When Buying a Men’s Suit

Buying a Men’s Suit<p>We all know that buying a suit is a big deal. It may be your first suit after graduation or a new suit for a wedding; whatever the …