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30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

Happy Marriage Habits to Start *Before* You Tie the Knot

Think you'll figure out how to make your marriage work as you go along? That's one way to do it, sure. But, "starting healthy habits <i>before</i> marriage can mean the difference between a marriage that thrives and lasts and a marriage that crumbles and ends in divorce," says Janet Ong Zimmerman, …

5 Clever Decorating Ideas for Small Apartments

Get some inspiration for your small space!<p>Meet Giselle Gyalzen, owner of one of San Francisco's most coveted shops, Rare Device. When it comes to decor, Gieselle has turned great style into a science. Both her Divisadero and Noe Street store locations -- known for their signature colorful and …

Small Spaces

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Small-Space Garden Ideas

Feeling left behind by the grow-your-own-food revolution because you live in a gardenless apartment or have a postage-stamp yard? Take heart: Anyone with a sunny windowsill, patio, or balcony can cultivate edibles. In fact, choosing plants that are nourishing, delicious, and beautiful is the …

Gardening

12 of Those Things You Never Clean (But Really, Really Should)

<b>Dirty dishes can be done in the morning, and you'll investigate the smell coming from the garage this weekend, right? But doing it now is not only good for productivity and peace of mind; sometimes, it's absolutely necessary. Here are the ew-yuck things in your home you should 100 percent …

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The best sweet and savoury brunch recipes for lazy weekends

A stack of pancakes or creamy avocado toast? A classic omlette or a big bowl of granola? We have a delicious brunch dish to suit everyone<p>Weekends are made for lie-ins and brunch. They're the perfect excuse to sit down with family or friends and enjoy a proper meal in your pyjamas, instead of …

Breakfast

There’s a biology to lasting happiness, and there may be way to train yourself for it

That uplifting feeling you get when something good happens to you? Researchers now think they know the part of the brain responsible for it—and they suggest we may be able to train ourselves to make those positive emotions last longer.<p>Their conclusions are based on a study (paywall) conducted by …

The Brain

Forget About Meditation. This Simple Practice Can Change Your Life

Your yoga teacher, shrink and shaman all told you that you should practice meditation. You saw Ellen Degeneres endorse TM -- that's Transcendental Meditation for those who've lived under a rock for the past 50 years -- on TV and thought perhaps it was time to invest $1000 in your spiritual growth. …

How I Learned to Spend Time Alone

I take myself on dates. I go to the movies alone. I wander museums alone. I eat meals alone (and yes, that means I resist all temptation to scroll through Instagram while waiting for my meal). I sit in coffee shops and journal alone. I take the train and go to new towns and walk around alone.<p>I …

3 Ways to Enlightenment.

There are at least 3 ways to enlightenment according to yoga philosophy.<p>In reality, there are many more, perhaps as many as there are yogis, but just …

17 Low Carb Recipes That Are Fresh, Light And Positively Delicious

Inspiralized, The Spiffy Cookie, The Creative Bite<p>Low carb doesn't necessarily mean healthy, but as today's snack aisles get stuffed with chips, cookies and sweetened drinks, it becomes all too easy to overdo it in the carbohydrate and sugar departments.<p>Because the body processes refined …

How To Make Cold Brew Coffee With Your French Press, Because You Can!

Photo credit: 500px<p>Great news, guys. It might be getting too warm to drink hot coffee, but that doesn't mean that your beloved French press is no longer needed. That glorious, sleek container that makes it so simple to brew a cup of coffee in the morning can be used to make cold brew.<p>The process …

Coffee

5 Gorgeous Ways To Decorate With Gold Spray Paint

<i>Do-it-yourself experts reveal their favorite ways to spruce up household items and craft-store bargains with a canister of gold spray paint.</i><p>By Joann Pan

14 Genius Hacks For A Quick Breakfast On-The-Go

Breakfast is not only the most important meal of the day, it's arguably the most delicious. Sadly, we often let breakfast fall by the wayside with insanely busy schedules.<p>But abandon breakfast no more. We've rounded up 14 hacks to ensure you get in your first meal of the day without wasting any …