Chris Lycos

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Here's How That Person With the Perfect Life Is Different From the Rest of Us

Doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity.<p>Successful people are the ones you should want to emulate. They understand that doing things like everyone else only leads to mediocrity. Want ideas on how to live a better life? Here are nearly two dozen daily habits practiced by …

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These 7 Buddhist monk habits are hard to adopt but they’ll change your life forever

What’s the secret to feeling calm and focused?<p>It’s not an easy question to answer.<p>So why do Buddhist monks appear peaceful and present all the …

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …


3 Reasons Why Renting A Home May Beat Buying

When it comes to buying vs. renting a house, there is always a passionate debate about which makes the most financial sense. Both sides have valid points, so it can be a bit confusing. The recent changes in the tax law have also made owning a home less financially advantageous, so the buy vs. rent …

Personal Finance

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New chronic fatigue syndrome test is 84 percent accurate

Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome does not currently have a diagnostic test. But this may soon change, as researchers have developed …



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Why Do Toxic People Get Promoted? For the Same Reason Humble People Do: Political Skill

Sometimes the wrong people get promoted. They might be deceitful and unscrupulously manipulative (what psychologists call “Machiavellian”); or impulsive and thrill-seeking without any sense of guilt (psychopathic); or egotistically preoccupied with themselves, having a sense of grandiosity, …


The Top 25 Resort Hotels in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas

Our readers chose cliff-side havens in St. Lucia as well as sleek newcomers in Grand Cayman and Turks & Caicos in this year’s World’s Best …


17 Simple Truths That Will Improve Your Life and Make You Incredibly Successful

Memorize these words, and work their meaning into your life. Then, watch the results.<p>There is no single secret to success. If there were, and if it were straightforward or easy, everybody would do it. But everybody doesn't do it.<p>That said, there are certainly habits and strategies that can make …


10 Books That Will Make You More Interesting

We’re firm believers in the power of a good book to change lives, and it’s for this reason we set aside time every single day to knock down a few …



8 of Scotland’s best beaches and coastal treasures

Making a feature of Scotland’s less-travelled coast is a responsibility and a challenge. Even its quieter corners are seeing a tourist boom. Much of the rural north-west, deserted in the romantic imagination, is to all intents “full”. Skye, where accommodation is booked months ahead and camper vans …


9 High-Protein Vegetarian Recipes So Good There Won't Be Leftovers

No matter your reason for eating vegetarian, there's no doubt you want to make sure you're getting the right nutrients. Experts believe that protein …

Healthy Eating

American and United Make Over $1 Billion Between Them on Just These Two Routes

One famous airline generates $1 billion a year on one single route.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>The words still surely echo in the ears and minds of Peruvians.<p>American Airlines CEO Doug Parker explained to a Flight Attendant …

American Airlines

Berlin's Mitte Neighborhood: The Complete Guide

Mitte (which translates to "middle") is the central neighborhood of Berlin. It holds most of the city's top attractions, and many tourists never …


12 Beautiful Castles in Italy to Book on Airbnb

With exceptionally well-preserved ancient monuments, unrivalled artistic masterpieces and a rich and varied landscape that produces mouth-watering …


This spaceship-like hotel in Norway will offer panoramic views of the surrounding fjords and mountain -

Visitors to Norway’s Halondsfjorden Fjord have something fabulous to look forward to – the area is to be the site of a high-design and also highly …

European Travel


How Artificial Intelligence Could Kill Capitalism

If you believe the hype, then Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to change the world in dramatic ways soon. Nay-sayers claim it will lead to, at best, rising unemployment and civil unrest, and at worst, the eradication of humanity. Advocates, on the other hand, are telling us to look forward to a …

Artificial Intelligence

The best day to buy plane tickets: When to book, which day to fly, and how to save money with a VPN

Is Tuesday actually the best day to buy plane tickets?<p>It's a rumor that we're sure you've seen circling around the internet or heard from family and …



The Most Beautiful Towns in the United States That Feel International

Destinations like the South of France, Marrakech, and Patagonia sit at the top of many travel bucket lists. And while all of those places definitely …

Washington State

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Happiness doesn’t change much in long marriages. But something else does

Every marriage is many marriages. A relationship feels different when experienced in different life stages, or when viewed through the eyes of one partner or another. But what does it look like as a whole? How do you chart the rise and fall of conflict, contentedness, and shared activities that …