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The right way to pack for camping trips — according to a pro

To that end, we enlisted Sheppard to assemble a packing list anyone can refer to in preparation for a camping trip.<p>"Before setting out on purchasing camping gear, you want to ask yourself a few simple questions. That way, you can set your sights on what's going to make this the best possible …

How To Find Happiness: 3 Secrets From Research

You’ve probably read a lot of stuff on the internet about how to find happiness… but you’re still not jumping for joy.Some of the tips feel corny… so …

15 Netflix Movies That Will Help You Beat a Creativity Slump

Everyone loves a good Netflix binge. From <i>Friends</i> to <i>Orange is the New Black</i>, we’ve all spent a good amount of our Friday nights watching our favorite TV shows and movies. But while Netflix can get a bad rap for only providing mindless entertainment, they’ve got a ton of inspiring documentaries, …

Art

Sanctuary — I Went to Church with Bruce Jenner and Here’s What...

The 15 best hiking trails in the world

Looking for a fun, adventurous, and affordable summer vacation? Go take a hike -- literally!<p>Hiking is good way to see waterfalls, mountain peaks, and alpine meadows without spending a lot of money. And a hike isn't just something to do on a summer afternoon. There are many trails that are best …

David Letterman: Happy at Last

I feel like I'm talking too much. You tell me some stories."<p>It's 10 till seven in a conference room high above West 53rd Street, and David Letterman …

25 daily habits that will make you smarter

In the Quora thread, "What would you do to be a little smarter every single day?", readers shared the habits they follow to fuel their brains.<p>Here are some simple actions that could help you become a smarter person.<p>Think about how to reduce poverty, how to solve a daily problem you have, …

10 Quotes That Will Make You Get Out and Live, Damn It

Everyone wants to be known for something. You might watch explorers on the National Geographic Channel, read about Nobel Prize-winning innovators, or …

What is 'true love'? The meaning seems to change with

news Tuesday, May 5, 2015<p>What is 'true love'? The meaning seems to change with<p>What is 'true love'? The meaning seems to change with age and experience<p>…

8 Luxury Camping Trips That Are Worth It

Camping is great...except for the bug bites, sleeping on the ground and the constant fear of wild animals. The alternative? Glamping. These luxurious vacations allow you to experience nature and gorgeous scenery but without the tent-pitching and fire building. Here, eight amazing glamping trips …

Feeling Stressed? This Mindfulness Website Will Help Put Your Problems In Perspective In Just 60 Seconds

Having one of those days when it feels like you're carrying the weight of the world on your shoulders? A new website has a brilliantly simple …

31 Insanely Clever Products To Organize Your Whole Life

Your clutter will soon be under their control.

At The Risk of Being Changed - Lolly Daskal | Leadership

She was an successful leader in charge of a large global team, revered but also feared. Her success had not come overnight but after great challenges …

Temporary vs Permanent Happiness (Self-Help vs Personal Development)

When you read Health Mind Power, you are reading personal development.<p>Not self-help.<p>I don’t write self-help, because I don’t like “self-help” and I …

How One Woman Gained Back All the Weight She Lost—Then Changed Her Mindset to Drop and Keep Off 140 Pounds

Stacy Phillips used to need a cane sometimes because her knees hurt so badly; this past summer, she ran a marathon. Steal her weight-loss strategies.<p><b>Before:</b> 272 <b>After:</b> 130<p><b>The Lifestyle</b>I always seemed to be a little bit heavier than everyone else. By age 12, I was on Weight Watchers with my mom. When …

Fitness

10 Ways You’re Making Your Life Harder Than It Has To Be

1. You ascribe intent.<p>Another driver cut you off. Your friend never texted you back. Your co-worker went to lunch without you. Everyone can find a …

These 60-And-Older Seniors Will Destroy Your Age Stereotypes

Many of us are guilty of holding an unfair stereotype – that, once we grow old, our best days are behind us and that we can no longer fully realize …

How To Change Your Life

I blink my eyes open and I am surrounded.<p>I walk out into the still-sleeping streets and they close in. The busses plows by and I’m hit with their …

Empower Point: Redefining The Soulmate

He holds your hand and it's like time has stopped. Your thoughts are one and the same, your actions in tandem, everything's just brighter when she's …

21 Totally Breathtaking Trails To Hike Before You Die

Hit the dusty road.

Inside the Psychology of Productivity | Inc.com

More practically, the rigid, reductive format of to-do lists is not optimal for the kinds of work done by leaders, says Teresa Amabile, a professor and director of research at Harvard Business School. "The really important things that don't generally have a specific deadline may be what you should …

Time Management

5 Simple Questions that Will Make You 5 Times More Successful

<i>Doing your best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.</i><p>There’s nothing more disheartening than a perfectly healthy, reasonably …

Surprising Relationship Advice From Divorce Lawyers

Who better to offer marriage advice than those who contend with the end of it, every singe day? Read on for relationship wisdom bombs from 15 divorce professionals who collectively share hundreds of years of experience helping couples end their marriages. Oh, and Happy Valentine’s Day!<p>“Be true to …

New York City

Inspire Success With These 45 Motivational Quotes | Inc.com

Being successful in whatever you choose to do is always the ultimate goal. For some, being successful means owning and operating a multi-million dollar business while for others, success means having a happy, healthy family with no financial worries. Whatever your version of success may be, these …