Eva Patel

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9 apps that take the frustration out of travel

Those who travel frequently know the frustration of keeping on top of work, itineraries, and personal stuff while on the go. Tracking expenses to …

Apps

Yale's Most Popular Class Ever Teaches How to Live a Happier Life (Here's What Students Learn)

The fact the class is so wildly popular speaks to the state of mental health on campuses today--and in your workplace. Audit the course by reading on.<p>News flash--adult life is filled with unhappiness traps and the search for keys to happiness (or even a good happiness hack to help us get by).<p>It …

Happiness

The Best Ways to See Europe in Just 10 Days

If there’s one thing that Americans get shafted on (there’s not just one; there are loads), it’s vacation days. A 10-day trip will probably eat up a …

European Travel

Ellen DeGeneres shocks audience by giving them $1 million

If you love watching Ellen DeGeneres surprise her audience members with mind-blowing gifts, then you’ll love this. Those in the house for the host’s …

Hurricane Harvey

Homemade granola recipe

Step away from the cereal aisle: granola is absurdly easy to make, and at a fraction of the cost of the packet stuff<p>If I could go back in time, I’d invest in granola shares: this mix of grains, fruit and nuts often costs more per kilo than steak. Not only is it cheap and stupidly easy to make at …

Recipes

The First 6 Pages of Bill Gates' Favorite Book Will Change Your Life (and the Next 500 Pages Aren't Bad, Either)

Steven Pinker's new book reveals three mental biases that will keep you from achieving your leadership potential.<p>If you're pessimistic about the state of world today, Bill Gates and Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker have a message for you: "This bleak assessment of the state of the world …

Bill Gates

The 18 Best Spots to Buy Furniture Online

<b>Bedroom Furniture</b><p><b>Ballard Designs</b><br>Well-made pieces that look like heirloom antiques (without the hefty price tags) are what you'll find here, with …

Furniture

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life

Get inspired by these wise words and make the very best out of your life, each and every day.<p>Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better …

Motivation

The App That Measures and Maps the Rooms in Your Home

Download it before your next remodeling project. Or just for fun.<p>Download Now<p>Last winter, we hired an interior designer. She scheduled a time to come over, spent 30 minutes measuring our living room, and sent that info to a CAD artist who set it up with all the proposed furniture. We had to pay …

Apps

A 14-Year-Old Made An App To Help Alzheimer’s Patients Recognize Their Loved Ones

After watching her grandmother struggle to remember her own family members, the young coder Emma Yang decided to figure out how to use AI and facial recognition to help her–and others coping with the illness.<p>When Emma Yang was 7 or 8 years old, her grandmother became increasingly forgetful. Over …

Dementia

Sticky Maple Ginger Tofu Noodle Bowl (Vegan, Gluten-Free)

​This Sticky Maple Ginger Tofu Rice Noodle Bowl with Steamed Broccoli makes for one comforting, nutritious and delicious gluten-free and vegan meal!<p>I …

Vegan

The Viral Recipes That Are Taking Over The Internet

Photo by @kelsey_thefarmersdaughter Every once in a while, there’s a single recipe—a sauce from a famous chef, or a dinner idea from home cook—that captures the attention of home cooks and, all of a sudden, it’s everywhere. It starts on dinner tables across the country, then trickles it’s way up to …

Viral

This light-up frame turns your plants into art

And helps keep them alive!<p>Houseplants are a powerful element of home decor, providing both beauty and air purification. But what if your home is a lightless dungeon incapable of supporting plant life? You’re in luck. Swedish studio Kauppi & Kauppi has created a novel plant stand with built-in …

Plants

23 Filling Soups, Stews & Salads, Courtesy of Lentils

To me, lentils are a pantry hero. Possibly even a superhero. I can't count the number of times I've come home, tired and feeling "bleh," a corner of my mind nudging me sneakily to give in and order takeout even though I'd made myself a promise to cook more often. I open the fridge looking for …

Healthy Eating

17 Beautiful Bathrooms

Cozy Industrial<p>At first glance you'd never guess that this bright bathroom floats on water. The shower doors in the master echo the casement windows …

Interior Design

36 Taco Recipes So Good You’ll Never Want to Make Anything Else

Need a standout “Taco Tuesday” recipe? With these cheesy, meat- and veggie-packed tacos on the menu, you’ll want to have one (or three) every night.<p>1 …

Cooking

The Little-known Type of Airline Ticket That Can Take You Around the World on a Budget

There’s a little-known type of airline ticket that could help travelers on a budget circumnavigate the globe.<p>A round-the-world ticket — sometimes …

20 Budget-Friendly Meals That Don't Involve Pasta

When you're cooking on a tight budget, it's so easy to fall into a pasta rut. Been there, done that more times than I care to remember! Pasta is a …

33 Recipes That Freeze Well (To Surprise Yourself With Later)

Cooking

Study: Smartphone addiction creates an imbalance in brain

Along with a growing concern that people spend too much time staring at their phones, instead of interacting with others, is the immediate and …

29 Cool And Random Things You Can Probably Afford

A Groot chia pet, flamingo beer bong, party–ready tights, and 26 other things that'll make you say "WANT."<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of</b> …

Ferrero Cheesecake (Super-Quick-No-Bake Dessert)

This Italian Ferrero cheesecake recipe is ideal for everyone who likes the Ferrero Rocher (popular Italian chocolates) and the taste of Nutella …

The Best Apps for Photographers

Man, is it fun to be a photographer right now.<p>I don't mean to say that photography wasn't fun before, but if you ask me, we're in a golden age of …

The Most Exciting New Airline Routes Coming in 2018

Each new year is a new opportunity — to go somewhere new.<p>In 2018, the world will continue getting smaller as international airlines continue to add …

Former Facebook executive has sworn off social media because he doesn’t want to be “programmed”

While Facebook’s business is booming and the company continues to expand its tentacles to every corner of the internet, its early employees and investors are growing more and more vocal about the damage it has wrought among its users.<p>Former Facebook vice president of user growth Chamath …

Chamath Palihapitiya

How to Use This Secret Tool to Find Amazing Flight Deals

Even if you've never heard of Matrix by ITA software, you've certainly seen its magic at work. It powers both Google Flights as well as KAYAK, and is …

Steve Jobs: This Is the Mindset That Separates Those With Extraordinary Lives From Everyone Else

k<p>To leave your mark on the world and accomplish truly interesting things, do you need to be rich? Brilliant? Able to take a mental beating and keep on fighting?<p>Not according to Steve Jobs. None of those factors will probably hurt your efforts to be exceptional, but according to the former Apple …

I break down my life into 4 'task buckets' — and it's helped me be great at everything I do

Great lives often include a collection of unbelievable stories. But they are not merely a collection of unbelievable stories. A great life is forged and created in the shadows of them. As Muhammad Ali once put it, <b>"The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses</b> — behind the lines, in the gym, and …

Muhammad Ali

12 Houseplants That Have the Power to Heal

By Reynard Loki<p>A growing body of research proves that simply being around nature can improve human health and happiness. A month-long 2016 study …

The $25 Amazon Buy That Cuts Your Painting Time in Half

Painting is one of the least expensive ways to give your space a facelift. But it's not exactly fun. It's messy and time consuming especially if you …