Doru Jackson

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10 Fragrant Plants That Will Make Your Garden Smell Amazing

These lovely perfumed plants add another level of enjoyment to your garden.<p>Whether your garden is cozy and cottage-style or manicured and orderly, a sweet scent will entice you to stop and breathe in its beauty. After all, a garden should engage all of your senses. "Texture, color and seasonality …

Plants

Virtual Reality Is A Renegade Technology That’s Disrupting The Creative Process

Framestore VR Studio creative director Resh Sidhu on the questions, challenges, and creative opportunities in VR storytelling.<p>I’m far from the first person to suggest that creative companies are currently at a crossroads. Everything around us is shifting, from the media and platforms we’re expected …

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problematic white women and Black men: a legacy

lena dunham is one of the best examples of White Feminism<p>Lemme catch you up on some pop culture that should not matter, but does because it explains …

The 7 Best Glamping Spots for Fall

Fancy camping is the way to go—no bugs, no backaches, but the same spectacular views. So pack your luggage and leave your sleeping bags at home. These seven glamping go-tos merge indoor luxury with the great outdoors.

Hiking

A Healing Meditation

to the center of the Earth. As the Light pours in through the top of your head, watch the river of Light flow, gently carrying anything that is not …

10 ways to trick yourself out of being lazy

Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven't gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a mess?<p>Good points. But it's time to break the cycle.<p>We browsed two Reddit threads on overcoming laziness and pulled out the easiest ways to set yourself on a path toward greater …

How to Keep Your Brain Young and Healthy

Learn how mindfulness can protect your brain from aging, make you more productive, and improve your overall happiness.<p>The death of Muhammad Ali is a somber reminder of what can happen when we take our neurological health for granted. A magical and iconic figure, Ali, the most eloquent of pugilists, …

Mindfulness

How does long-term marijuana use affect the brain?

Jason Redmond/Reuters<p>Marijuana's official designation as a Schedule 1 drug — something with "no accepted medical use" — means it is pretty tough to study.<p>Yet numerous anecdotal reports, as well as some studies, have linked marijuana with several purported health benefits, from pain relief to …

The Realities of K-12 Chronic Absenteeism

Research<p>The Realities of K-12 Chronic Absenteeism<p>Jun 8, 2016<p><b>ARE THE KIDS ALRIGHT?</b> All the technology that schools are buying to help students won't …

Why Women Really Leave The Men They Love

<i>By Justice Schanfarber</i><p>As a marriage counselor working with men and women in relationship crisis, I help clients navigate numerous issues. While many situations are complex, there's one profoundly simple truth that men need to know: <i>Women leave men they love</i>.<p>They feel terrible about it. It tears …

Cognitive Impairment in Depression

Do cognitive deficits improve when depressive symptoms improve?<p>Emotional processing, motivational processing, and cognitive processing each require …

After Nine Years in Prison, Innocent Michigan Man Who Falsely Confessed to 4 Murders When He Was 14 Is Freed

Nine years after confessing to the murders of four people, a 23-year-old Detroit man will soon be freed after his convictions were vacated, PEOPLE …

3 Ways Emotional Intelligence Can Save Your Relationship

Mark is crying.<p>We’ve been talking about grief. He's dealing with the loss of his mother and his distant relationship with his father, which have now …

Meditation, mindfulness and cognitive flexibility.

2009 Mar;18(1):176-86. doi: 10.1016/j.concog.2008.12.008. Epub 2009 Jan 31.<p>1Liverpool John Moores University, School of Psychology, Liverpool, United …

Mindfulness

11 Things to Know Before Dating a Woman Who Just Got Out of a Bad Relationship

*~Trust issues~*.<p>Anyone who has been in a seriously crap-filled relationship knows that when you try to date again, it's like being a person without skin going into a room full of glass shards. You feel super vulnerable and scared, and you act like a weirdo with new guys because you're just super …

Everything You Need to Know About How to Go Down on a Woman

As explained by the people who know best: queer women.<p>When I think about cunnilingus, I feel a lot of feelings. On the one hand, it can be the best thing in the whole entire world (nope, not an exaggeration at all). On the other hand, if your partner doesn't know what they're doing and isn't open …

Top 5 Free Wellness Apps for HealthKit Integration

HealthKit allows you to collect and share data on various aspects of your health. From Fitness and Nutrition to Sleep and Reproductive Health, the Health app is great way to get an overall view of your daily habits and how they’re contributing to your wellbeing. The HealthKit is also being used in …

15 Signs Of Negative People

Lack of confidence, gloom and doom, distrust, and anxiety are a toxic cocktail mix. You probably wonder how one person can survive with all that …

10 Reasons You Should Meditate

<i>This is the part 1 of a 4-part series on meditation, its benefits and how you can learn to meditate yourself.</i><p><i>“Meditation is the dissolution of</i> …

Meditation

How anal sex ruined my relationship

<b>(Gabor Balazs via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>The evening was so perfect I thought he might propose. But he had a very different proposition in mind<p>Marilyn Friedman<p>July 13, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>It’s New Year’s Eve, and I’m at the W Hotel in Manhattan with a boyfriend I’ll call Liam. We’ve been together for …

Relationships

Breast cancer warning to older women

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1179000/1179901_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524668532_e61e768dbd63efb9cdccab6edaf4dd02<p><b>Many older women are unaware of some of the early warning signs of breast cancer, according to a survey.</b><p>Fewer than half of the women over 70 who were …

6 Great Task Management Chrome Apps for Teachers

June 7, 2015<br>Below is a compilation of some of the best task management Chrome apps for teachers. Some of the things you can do with these apps …

Apps

6 Mouth-Watering Cheeseburger Recipes You Can't Swiss Out On

Swiss, blue cheese, Monterey Jack— it all tastes so much better when melted over a giant, juicy burger cooked on your very own home grill.<p>In honor of …