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The ultimate Australia travel bucket list [INFOGRAPHIC]

THERE IS SO much one can do while traveling around Australia that a travel bucket list for checking out all the great things about Down Under can …

The Five Most Realistic Ways to Make a Living as a Writer

You want it so bad that it dominates your waking thoughts.You’re even afraid to say it out loud, in case you sound plain crazy:“I want to make a …

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck - A Book Review

credit: MarkManson.net<p>There's nothing subtle about Mark Manson. He's crude, vulgar and doesn't give a f*ck.<p>But like anything of true value in life, dig a little deeper and you'll find treasure worthy of any explorer willing to look below the surface.<p>I recently interviewed Mark about his new book,</i> …

These Tools Will Help You Become A More Persuasive Writer

Everybody writes. No matter what you are doing in life, you need to communicate with other people. Whether it’s a personal email to your friend or a formal proposal for your business, you want to persuade people to take action.<p>Throughout the years I developed a writing routine and found useful …

Inside Nikita Payusov’s Camera Bag

<i>ATTENTION – Send us your camera bags!</i><i>If you want to participate, please read the rules of participation at the end of the post.</i> <i><br>Stay Sharp & Keep</i> …

10 Characteristics of a highly successful entrepreneurs

Share22<p>Tweet<p>Share1<p>+1<p>Shares 23<p>Successful entrepreneurs aren’t just lucky or magically talented–they approach work and life differently than most …

The Best Hotels in Every State 2015

The Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa offers guests a relaxing break on the Gulf Coast. The 550-acre property overlooking Mobile Bay is …

The Ultimate San Francisco Bucket List: 49 Amazing Adventures To Do in 2016

When a year comes to a close, it’s almost inevitably accompanied by reflection: what you did, where you went, and which adventures you checked off …

Hiking

You'll Want to Chug This Supercreamy Paleo-Friendly, Dairy-Free Peach Coconut Smoothie

<i>The following post was originally featured on Cook Eat Paleo and written by Lisa Wells, who is part of POPSUGAR Select Fitness.</i><p>This paleo peach coconut smoothie is creamy, sweet and delicious without any dairy or added sugar.<p>This is one of those last minute recipes that came about because of what I …

Breakfast

Nine Prayers for the Not-Yet Married

Singleness can be a long, lonely, and confusing road, especially when it’s unwanted. Through most of my twenties, I felt like I was <i>born</i> wanting to be …

21 Easy Ways to Create a Calm Mind (Without Meditating)

<b>“Learn to calm down the winds of your mind, and you will enjoy great inner peace.” ~Remez Sasson</b><p>While juggling a full-time job and my writing, I …

Mindfulness

#MonthOfMindfulness Challenge Day 14 – Developing Mindfulness One Day at a Time

Many psychologists believe that our emotions begin with a physical sensation, positive or negative. When we focus on positive sensations that are …

6 Tips to Successfully Transition From Your Day Job to Your Own Business

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Many of you reading this right now are working for someone else — helping someone else build their …

Landscape Photography Design Part 1: Composition Primer

Landscape photography is the often stigmatized genre of it not communicating anything other than display of beautiful imagery at best. In this epic …

Beautiful Long Exposure Landscape Photography by Simon Roppel

<b>Simon Roppel</b> is a talented photographer, who was born in Palmerston North and currently based in Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand. Simon uses Nikon 810 …

WHY I AM SO POOR ?

The poor man asking Buddha ” Why I am so poor ?”<p>Buddha reply : You are not giving and you don’t know How ?<p>Poor Man : I got nothing to give.<p>Buddha : …

Zen

All You Need, You Already Have

There is a famous stone water basin (or “tsukubai”) outside of the even more famous Ryoan-ji Temple in Kyoto, with four characters that read: “ware …

A World of Zen: 25 Serenely Beautiful Meditation Rooms

The more tech-savvy and busy we get, the more we feel a need to get away from it all and spend some time in peace and tranquility. An escape to an …

Facebook

During my competitive cross-country running days it wasn’t uncommon for me to run five miles at five o’clock in the morning and another nine miles at …

The world's 15 most peaceful countries – which nation has been number one for seven years?

European Travel

How to use a circular polarizing filter like a champ!

Circular polarizing (CPL) filters are one of the most useful tools a landscape photographer can have in their toolkit, and in this video from …

10 Ways to Be More Mindful at Work

fatumwr/Adobe StockMindfulness may seem like a great idea, but how do you become more mindful in the context of a busy work day? You may have emails, …

43 websites the world uses to learn

A hand-picked list of the best sites, tools and communities<p>With so much learning content available, exploring only the best stuff on the web is …

30 Bloggers You Need to Follow on Snapchat Now

Blogging and Snapchat. They go together like t-shirts and catch phrases. Like mac and cheese and bacon. Like Kim K and selfies. Sure, you follow your favorite recipe-maker, fitness guru or makeup maven on Insta, Twitter and Fbook. You probably even read their actual website or have Google alerts …

Sex and the City

14 Backyard Wedding Decor Hacks for the Most Insta-Worthy Nuptials EVER

Boho brides, listen up! If you’re still struggling to find a solid (and meaningful) venue that solves all your garden needs and wants, imagine hosting your wedding day in your very own backyard. With a few DIYs and the easy hacks below, your wedding guests will be super impressed and you’ll have …

Weddings

Inside Franklin Joseph Ambo’s Camera Bag

<i>ATTENTION – Send us your camera bags!</i><i>If you want to participate, please read the rules of participation at the end of the post.</i> <i><br>Stay Sharp & Keep</i> …