Daniel Ómar Frímannsson

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Connecting new dads should be as important as connecting mums

There is one change to early family life in our society which could reduce rates of postnatal depression and help prevent family violence and therefore improve child health outcomes. What’s more, it’s a men’s health intervention worth all of us growing moustaches for a month.<p>Connect dads. Early. To …

Parenting

7 Essential Rules for Investing in Biotech Stocks

If you only master one of these rules, definitely focus on the last one.<p>Successful investing boils down to minimizing risk while maximizing the …

Weekend getaways every Bay Area resident must do at least once

Guerneville<p>Livermore<p>Point Reyes Lighthouse<p>Clear Lake<p>Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park<p>San Luis Obispo<p>Bodega Bay<p>Avenue of the Giants<p>Sea ranch<p>Mendocino<p>Fort Bragg<p>Monterey<p>Big Sur/Carmel<p>San Simeon<p>Napa<p>Calistoga<p>Healdsburg<p>Santa Cruz<p>Santa Cruz Mountains<p>Lake Tahoe<p>Yosemite National Park<p>Sacramento<p>Lost …

32-year-old investor with ties to Elon Musk wants to upend America with a crazy utopian plan for the future

In a not-too-distant future city, superintelligent robots will carry out the majority of vital tasks. Driverless cars will ferry passengers to and from points of interest. Housing and healthcare will be affordable, if not free to all. Political leaders and technologists will speak the same …

Keeping A Daily Journal Could Change Your Life. | Inc.com

<i>"The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as it is with what he vowed to make it." -- </i>J.M. Barrie<p>You know exactly what you want in life. But you can't seem to get there. You have all these …

Productivity

New study shows your face can reveal if you’re rich or poor

We already know that what we wear and what we own can give away where we stand on the social ladder. But apparently there are parts of our …

I went on the Silicon Valley diet craze that encourages butter and bacon for 2 months — and it vastly improved my life

A diet that goes against conventional wisdom on healthy eating is gaining momentum among Silicon Valley tech workers. And it involves eating a lot of fat.<p>The ketogenic, or "keto," diet — which first became popular in the 1920s as a treatment for epilepsy and diabetes— limits carbohydrates to no …

Why Career Mapping Might Be Your Job Game Changer

Taking the time to actually plan out all the steps of your career probably doesn’t sound particularly enticing. After all, who knows what could …

Creating a Culture of Innovation Starts With the Leader

The leader plays a critical role in creating the right environment for innovation to flourish.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Innovation is the lifeblood of entrepreneurship.<p>Peter Drucker considers it, “the specific tool of entrepreneurs, the means by which they exploit …

​Easy Ways to Boost Your Focus and Concentration | Men’s Health

Yes, Einstein famously had a super messy workspace, and reportedly quipped that an empty desk is a sign of an empty mind.<p>Give some cleaning a shot anyway. Taking just 15 minutes—or even five minutes—to tidy up an area can help you find greater focus, says Joshua Becker, author of <i>The More of Less:</i> …

This Adorable Video Shows a Normal Day Through a Mom's Eyes—and Her Toddler's

The latest video from Story of This Life vlogger Esther Anderson serves up a powerful reminder to parents: "Your normal may be their magic."<p>Stop what you're doing right now and watch this short video by Story of This Life vlogger Esther Anderson. Created in honor of Mother's Day, "A Normal Day" …

Want to Be Mentally Tough? Science Recommends 1 Surprising Daily Habit | Inc.com

When we resolve to be more resilient and mentally strong, we often adopt a militaristic "tough it out" approach. That is, we believe the more we put our noses to the grindstone and endure, the stronger and grittier we'll become. Picture: a Marine slogging through the mud, or a football player …

Productivity

How a Vegan Diet Affects Your Body’s Ability to Heal Itself

On September 19, 2008, just before midnight, two pilots attempted to abort their takeoff from the Columbia Metropolitan Airport in South Carolina. …

Plant-Based Diet

The ultimate guide to making marijuana tea: Bags, recipes, effects, highs and where to buy

Winter is officially here, and it's time to get warm, toasty and mellow as temperatures plunge. Enter marijuana tea — like a regular herbal blend, …

Free Compost Bin Plans

This step by step woodworking project is about free compost bin plans. I have designed this wood compost bin so any person with minimum woodworking …

Woodworking

Want to Raise Successful Kids? 93 Percent of Successful Entrepreneurs Say This Is the Key | Inc.com

Parents want the best for our kids. Near the top of the list? Financial security and freedom.<p>Since research shows that the only way to accumulate great wealth in America is through entrepreneurship, I asked a huge group of successful entrepreneurs to tell me about their childhoods. Could they point …

Entrepreneurship

7 Secrets Of Success From Tony Robbins That Will Lead To A More Successful Life

Tony Robbins – he is the man. You know who he is, I know who he is. As a businessman, author, philanthropist, and motivational speaker, Tony Robbins …

Self-improvement

How to Make Money as An Amazon Affiliate

Earlier this week, a newer blogger asked me how to make money as an Amazon affiliate.<p><i>Note: This post contains affiliate links.</i><p>It reminded me that …

eCommerce

The "Game of Life" System Tracks and Changes Your Habits

Building good habits is a difficult process. Most experts recommend doing it through small changes and not being hard on yourself when you falter. …

Gamification

Massive Apple Leaks Reveal Radical New iPhone

Is Apple set to <i>Wow the world</i> with a radical new iPhone? A rash of leaks from a variety of credible sources strongly suggest so, and they promise a level of reinvention we haven’t seen from Apple in several years.<p>Here’s the breakdown.<p>The biggest news comes from KGI Securities’ Ming-Chi Kuo (widely …

Mobile Technology

How to Start a Tech Company When You Have No Tech Experience

It’s the norm for aspiring entrepreneurs these days to want to build a tech-based business, be it a mobile app, a cloud-based service or a social …

How to stop Google from tracking you and delete your personal data

Google knows a lot about you. A large part of the search giant's business model is based around advertising – and for this to be successful it needs …

Florentine Cookies Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>Why Do We Celebrate Christmas on Dec. 25?<p>There are several reasons Christmas is celebrated on Dec. 25. The date is nine months after March 25, a …

Pumpkin + Samoas = Your New Favorite Holiday Cookie Recipe

1998: The year when I became a Girl Scout and realized my love for the one and only cookie, the Samoa. (PS: Girl Scout cookies have regional names, so if you are an east coaster like me, you may know them as Caramel Delights.) Shortbread cookie + chocolate + caramel + coconut — what more could you …

31 Healthy Holiday Dessert Recipes

We know what’s on your gift list: Easy holiday desserts that taste great, are good for you (OK, not as sugary or fattening as traditional seasonal …

12 Vegetarian Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes That Even Meat-Eaters Will Love

Whether you're a vegetarian yourself or inviting over some vegetarian friends and family this Thanksgiving, you'll want to be sure that there are …

Healthier Slice-and-Bake Cookies Exist (and They're So Easy to Make)

The holiday party invites are about to flood your inbox: cookie swap on Friday, Sunday brunch, and so many potlucks you can't even stand it. And now …

Gareth Bale admits he's NOT the same player he was at Tottenham

The 26-year-old admits he hasn't made the same impact as he did in his final season at Spurs and reiterates that he has no problem with Cristiano …

A brief history of social media (the stuff you probably didn't already know) and 4 predictions of its future

Whenever I get asked what my favorite book is, I always reply The Pirates Dilemma.<p>The book tells the story of punk, disco, hip-hop, graffiti, and how modern technology has made the ideas and innovations of youth culture increasingly intimate and increasingly global at the same time.<p>“75% of European …

Social Media