Eka Widya Sari

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Happiness depends on health and friends, not money, says new study

Landmark research says tackling mental health issues more effective than reducing poverty for increasing happiness rates<p>Most human misery can be blamed on failed relationships and physical and mental illness rather than money problems and poverty, according to a landmark study by a team of …

Mental Health

13 TED Talks that can teach you how to live a happier life

The ideal approach, however, is far more of a mystery.<p>From the beginning of time, philosophers and researchers alike have pondered how humans can achieve ultimate bliss, and thankfully, some of them have appeared on the TED stage to share their findings.<p>Some of their tactics are surprising, and …

TED Talks

Why It’s Okay to Be Unsure About Your Career in Your 20s

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

64 Stunningly Scandinavian Interior Designs

It’s straightforward while remaining ultra-functional. It celebrates natural light in a place that can go many months with very little sun. It there …

Interior Design

These 7 Free Podcasts Will Save You $100,000 On a Wharton MBA

Want to learn about digital marketing? Monetizing your content? Scaling your startup? There's a podcast for that.<p>I had a great experience studying for my MBA at Wharton. I learned about subjects I had never studied at college or picked up in my first job as an account manager at an advertising …

8 Brutal Life Lessons That Will Immediately Make You More Successful

Success isn't always easy--but learning these lessons now will propel you to the top.<p>Ask any successful entrepreneur how they got to the top, and they'll tell you they had to face plenty of harsh truths and realities to get there.<p>This isn't meant to be intimidating; it's empowering! Plenty of …

Modernist home with classic farmhouse profile and standing seam roof – double-height living room with glass sliders, separate bunkhouse

Large house and bunkhouse by John Vinci – barn-like structure echoes surrounding farm buildings – Modernist interior<p>Modernist home with classic …

A letter to my daughters: How to choose a life partner

To my two young daughters:<p>One day that will come all too soon, your father and I will have to reconcile with the fact that you're going to date and, …

Relationships

Why I Let My Children 'Yearn' The Hard Way

I just hung up from a phone conversation with with my daughter, the college co-ed. She needed a little pep talk. She's upset because we are poor. Well, <b>WE</b> aren't actually poor. My husband and I do just fine. <b>SHE's</b> the one that's poor.<p>The poor struggling college student. It's a rite of passage and a …

Parenting

Not Your Grandma's Victorian

A traditional home in Toronto goes modern.<p>Old meets new when architecture firm +tongtong gave this Victorian house a modern makeover. Located in a Toronto neighborhood surrounded by traditional homes, the renovation is a nod to its vernacular neighbors while updating the original design. The top …

Dining Rooms

There Are Two Paths to Success and Happiness. Which Will You Choose?

Sometimes reaching your dreams involves taking a detour.<p>How do you go after your goals for career and life? Do you map out the steps you have to take between here and there and lay out a plan for completing each step? Or do you take a more holistic, improvisational approach?<p>It turns out both work …

12 of the most spectacular hikes in California

Mt. Whitney<p>Michael Shainblum<p>If you don’t have time for the John Muir trail you can still summit Mt. Whitney since the peak is accessible via a …

Ultimate Japan

Day 1<p>Fly from London overnight.<p>Day 2<p>After checking in at Park Hotel, head to Harajuku, the street fashion mecca. Soak up the rainbow-bright crowds of teenagers strolling down Takeshita Dori. Roam through a forested path to Meiji Jingu shrine before wandering past the fashion flagships of tree-lined …

The ten questions you should always ask your partner BEFORE getting married - and if he can't answer them all, it's not meant to be

You've found The One and are already plotting what dress you'll wear as you walk down the aisle - but how can you be certain that you're making the …

Relationships

The Best Oven-Fried Chicken Recipes You'll Ever Make

When you love fried chicken but just aren't feeling the mess (or the worry of splattering hot oil), try one of these delicious alternatives.

Tokyo's best markets

Selling everything from secondhand furniture and clothing to rare collectibles and artisanal cuisine, Tokyo’s numerous markets open up a world of …

A Relationship Expert Explains How to Know If You've Found "The One"

Is he The One? Is she The One? We went straight to the pros.<p>The millennial dating app scene could make a true cynic out of anyone, which is why the idea of finding your perfect match feels more nauseating the older (and more single) you feel. Here, sociologist Dr. Pepper Schwartz—AARP's resident …

Is this the best macaroni cheese recipe EVER? The simple dish that's driving the web wild (and it only has six ingredients)

Macaroni cheese used to be simply a retro dish loved by children for its mild cheesy flavour.<p>But in recent years, it's become a staple side dish …

Recipes

40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

10 Modern House Number Ideas To Dress Up Your Home

Every house needs house numbers. But not every house has to have boring house numbers. They’re easy to change and can make a place feel fresh and new …

Hesitant to Go Full-On Camping? Here are 5 “Glampsites” in Japan instead! – Japan Info

Have you ever heard of the term “glamping?” Apparently, it is a new trend that is taking the world by storm including Japan. The word “glamping” is …

27 of the Most Beautiful Places to Put on Your Travel Bucket List

From sea to shining sea and everything in between.<p>Narrowing down the list of America's most scenic spots is clearly an impossible task, but these stunning places are totally worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list.

Signs You've Found Your Life Partner

We've been socialized to swoon over flowers, chocolates, and other romantic gestures. "But romance only takes a relationship so far," says Toni Coleman, psychotherapist and relationship coach. "Successful relationships happen when we choose with our heads as well as our hearts. In fact, what we …

The 23 best business books to read this summer

Summer's officially begun, and that probably means you're going to need something to read on your next trip to the beach or for the long flight to your vacation destination.<p>You'll be kicking back, but might as well bring something educational to accompany that magazine you picked up at the …

Penguin Random House

Drive the northern Oregon coast: Haystack rocks, giant dunes and fresh seafood

One round-trip ticket to Portland. One rental car, pointed west. And one tank of gas.<p>Start with these elements, then stretch them across four days and three nights in the shape of a 270-mile triangle.<p>The result? A road trip to the northern Oregon coast, as far south as Pacific City, as far north as …

Oregon

Take the Ultimate Spanish Road Trip from Barcelona

PHOTO BY Albert Torelló/Flickr<p>Els Encantats<p>Medieval villages, back roads, and the Wild Pyrenees<p>Leave behind the beaches of Barcelona and drive …

All the Books You Desperately Need to Add to Your 'To Read' Pile This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means there’s no TV on, which means it’s finally time to dig into those books you’ve been saving for your weekends, …

7 Signs You're The Real Problem In Your Relationship

Your spouse has 99 problems and one of them is you.<p>When things start to go south in a relationship, it's easy to place the blame squarely on your partner's shoulders. But chances are, you're not completely blameless.<p>Below, experts share seven signs <i>you're</i> the problem in your relationship -- and how …

Seth Meyers

Remodeling Ideas from Nine Bathrooms with Classic Style

Looking to ensure that your new bathroom will still look as beautiful twenty years from now as it does the very first day after your remodel? Here …

Home Improvement