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6 rituals that ancient wise men used to stay calm

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

This New Knitting Kit Makes It So Easy to Incorporate Meditation Into Your Daily Routine

Meet your new favorite way to get your flow on.<p>Any experienced knitter will tell you that their time spent with yarn and needles is the most relaxing time of the day for them. The repetitive nature of knitting and purling can induce the same relaxing effects of practices like yoga or meditating, …

Slip Stitch Dishtowels

These dishtowels look really complicated to make, don’t they? I love that because, just like you want hard things to look easy, it’s a great coup to …

34 Adorable Things To Do With Leftover Bits Of Yarn

Busting stashes, taking names.

Crafting

A new twist to a knitted dishcloth

Today's a fun one!<p>Sitting around the dinner table on Mother's Day the conversation turned to craft - <i>as it does</i> - and I was saying how I wanted to …

Top 5 Stretches For Knitting Pain And Stiffness

If you are like most knitters, you were probably up late this Christmas Eve, knitting.<p>Also like most knitters, you may have woken up with knitting …

The nature of mindsets

A primer on how our underlying beliefs, attitudes and assumptions create our everyday lives — and our shared world.<p>Mindsets shape the lives we lead, …

Osho Reveals the Ultimate Secret to Calming Your Mind and Reducing Stress

When anxiety and stress hits, it can be hard not to let overthinking get the better of you. However, I came across a great piece of advice from …

This Workout Will Delay Aging (Science Says So)

According to a study conducted by the Mayo Clinic, high-intensity interval training, or HIIT workouts, was the most effective in keeping adults …

Workouts

15 Subtle Yet Life Altering Changes In Mindset

This post is by Ayodeji Awosika, Writer, Speaker, Author (Minnesota Area) AreThe post 15 Subtle Yet Life Altering Changes In Mindset appeared first …

This Specific Workout May Slow the Aging Process, New Study Finds

HIIT—or high-intensity interval training—is having a serious moment. Celebrities from Karlie Kloss to Emmy Rossum swear by this workout regimen to …

How To Ground Yourself When You’re Feeling Disconnected

“It was when I stopped searching for home within others and lifted the foundation of home within myself I found there were no roots more intimate …

The 3 x 30 Workout Routine Is Perfect For People Who Can't Work Out Consistently

If you have a hard time exercising consistently, maybe you need to reframe your ideals around working out. One sub-par workout, for instance, is …

A 20-Minute Cardio Workout That’s Way Better Than the Treadmill

There’s no need to suffer through a snoozefest of miles on the dreadmill treadmill just because you think that’s the easiest way to do cardio. News …

5 Podcasts That Will Give You a Leadership Edge

Listening to these podcasts will make you smarter, tougher, and more business savvy.<p>Ever since NPR's <i>Serial</i> broke the internet last year, it seems like we've been in the middle of a podcast boom. But while podcasts like <i>Serial</i> can be fun and fascinating to listen to, there are some podcasts that are …

Why Agile Didn’t Work

As an agile coach, one of the questions I am often asked is: “we implemented agile, but why didn’t it work?”<p>The people who ask this question are …

2018 Time Tracking Software Reviews: The Ultimate Cheatsheet

Time tracking tools have made management easier for employers, who no longer have to wonder about what employees are really doing during work hours. …

Woman invents tent for refugees which can collect rainwater and store solar energy

This collapsible tent can collect rainwater, store solar energy could just change the lives of millions of refugees around the world.<p>The tent, which …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

By Sara Shipley Hiles<p>Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an …

The Great Vegan Protein Book : Fill Up the Healthy Way with More Than 100 Delicious Protein-Based Vegan Recipes: Celine Steen: 9781592336432: Telegraph bookshop

The Great Vegan Protein Book : Fill Up the Healthy Way with More Than 100 Delicious Protein-Based Vegan Recipes Paperback<p>by Celine Steen, Tamasin Noyes<p>Share<p>Description<p>The Great Vegan Protein Book showcases where and how vegans can find and prepare protein-rich foods, including over one hundred …

4 Delegation Basics That Make It A Lot Less Scary For New Managers

In a time when productivity apps and multitasking are the new normal, people are often inquiring what my “secret sauce” is for getting so much done. While endless hours of hard work can build toughness, it can also lead to burnout—the world’s most productive workers are not those who work 18-hour …

I went vegan for 60 days - and it changed my life

<b>This article was originally published in 2015</b><p>Not so long ago, the word “vegan” conjured up images of anaemic-looking, sandal-wearing hippies.<p>But today, thanks to a new army of celebrity followers and super-bloggers, veganism has suddenly become glamorous. Beyoncé and Jay Z are partners in a vegan …

The 405 (and much of L.A.) is a mess. Clean it up.

<b>To the editor:</b> Los Angeles has some architecture and infrastructure worthy of being viewed and enjoyed, but alas, Christopher Hawthorne is correct in stating that the 405 Freeway between the San Fernando Valley and the Westside is not among them. ("$1.14 billion later, expanded 405 Freeway is a …

Aha! Software Product Overview | Aha!

How does your product team work?<p>No matter what type of product team you work with, Aha! is the tool for driving product strategy, sharing your …

Product Management Lessons: How Not to Become a Project Manager

Many in the technology industry collectively agree that the title 'Product Manager' is not well defined and I have seen this confusion for years. I will not attempt in defining the term because it, quite practically, differs from company to company. How technical a Product Manager should be or can …

HubSpot Fires Its CMO Over an Ethics Violation

Chief marketing officer Mike Volpe reportedly attempted to get a draft of a book about the company written by a former employee.<p>Two top executives are gone from HubSpot after several of the company's top executives became embroiled in a book scandal.<p>HubSpot fired Mike Volpe, its chief marketing …