Erika Iwata

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The Psychology Behind Costco's Free Samples

Mini pizza bagels? Now we're talking.<p>In 2010, a Minnesotan named Erwin Lingitz was arrested in a Supervalu grocery store after spending an excessive amount of time at the deli counter. In the words of a Supervalu spokesperson, Lingitz had violated “societal norms and common customer understanding …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Happiness

Watch: world record broken for the heaviest firework in Japan

Watch as a 460kg firework is set off during a fireworks display in Japan, setting the world record for the world's heaviest firework<p>This <b>video</b> shows the moment a new world record was set for the world's heaviest <b>firework i</b>n the city of Konosu, <b>Japan</b><p>The firework - which weighed a staggering 460kg - was …

29 Free Internet Tools To Improve Your Marketing

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Aren’t shortcuts just the best?<p>While everyone else takes the long way, you and your shortcut get to breeze right through, skipping a few steps and feeling pretty smart doing it.<p>Finding a good marketing shortcut feels especially great, considering all …

Writer Creates “Color Thesaurus” To Help You Correctly Name Any Color Imaginable

Ingrid Sundberg, a writer and children’s book illustrator, created a very useful infographic chart for anyone struggling with color names. The writer …

writing in the dust: I suspect that some forms or shades of...

I suspect that some forms or shades of homosexuality are distortions of the longing for friendship. Our culture has made it much easier (especially, …

What Actually Causes Homosexuality?

What causes homosexuality? There has been much debate about what causes homosexuality. Is there a gay gene? Is homosexuality caused by environmental …

LGBTQ

Myth and Reality about Homosexuality--Sexual Orientation Section, Guide to Family Issues

1. Homosexual behavior significantly increases the likelihood of psychiatric, mental and emotional disorders, according to a study in the …

Public Health

5 Things You Really Mean When You Say 'I Don't Approve of Your Homosexual Lifestyle'

<i>This article originally appeared on Patheos.</i><p>The phrase “homosexual lifestyle” gets thrown around a lot by conservatives when jockeying for political …

TGS Sidequest: Dining At The Dragon Quest Restaurant

On my trip to Japan, one of my most anticipated stops was to Luida's Bar, a restaurant devoted to all things Dragon Quest, located in Roppongi. …

Samsung Galaxy Alpha review: a direct iPhone 6 competitor

Samsung’s first metal-framed phone is a massive leap in design quality and small enough to use comfortably with one hand<p>Samsung’s new Galaxy Alpha Android smartphone finally demonstrates that the South Korean company can do high-quality design and fantastic quality, posing the question: why wait …

How to win at (almost) everything

In games, humans are hopelessly predictable. Spot this hidden behaviour and you can crush puny-minded opponents in everything from the lottery to Rock, Paper, Scissors.<p>Although we can never outwit the weather or natural disasters, there are ways to master those other seemingly unpredictable …

Sherlock Holmes

Walk away from insomnia - Ipnos

If insomnia blights your life, why not consider walking away from sleepless nights? Studies show that walking can be a great form of exercise to …

Walking

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

A blog about sleep, wellness, relaxation and meditation.

Meditation

Sensations We Experience in Meditation - Ipnos

Not everyone experiences physical sensations when they meditate, but those who do are often perplexed since they do not know what is happening to …

Meditation

The Power of Sleep

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Sleep