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10 Smart Questions to Ask Your Partner at the Dinner Table

10 Smart, Introspective Questions to Ask Your Partner at the Dinner Table<p>June 9th, 2018<p>Image Credit: Kim Lucian<p>"How was your day?"<p>Every couple …

20 Simple Habits That Will Make You Happier

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these …

The Top TED Talks of 2018 So Far -- and What You Can Learn From Them

Check out seven compelling speeches that offer key takeaways.<p>Inspiration can take many forms, but oftentimes, we find it through other people. That spark can be lit by a colleague, a friend, an acquaintance or even a complete stranger, and that last one is what TED -- a nonprofit with a mission to …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Google Keeps a Record of Your ENTIRE Search History. Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps

You can also download a file of your entire search history.<p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry …

You can soon see (and delete) everything Apple knows about you

Apple will soon let you download all the information it has stored about you, modify it, or even delete it. The privacy change is required by a new European law, but is also in-line with Apple’s policy to not spy on its customers. This sets it apart from rivals like Google and Facebook.<p>Apple …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

36 Classic Sayings Every Man Should Know

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanSayings, proverbs, adages, aphorisms…whatever you call them, they’re pretty much the …

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14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Sam Walton founded Walmart at age 44; Julia Child published her first cookbook at 60. Your best years may be way ahead of you.<p>It'll depend a lot on …

Self-improvement

This 1 Habit Will Make You More Creative and Happier (if You Can Stand It)

In a brilliant TED Talk, Manoush Zomorodi explains how we can free up our brains.<p>What if there was one simple thing you could do that cost nothing and took no extra time, that would make you much more creative than you are now? What if it would also make you sleep better, and perhaps happier in …

8 Engagement Ring Trends for 2018

Welcome to engagement season! If you’re waiting for a proposal, November through February just might be the moment when you get to say “Yes!”—which means you’ve probably got a Pinterest board full of engagement rings and may have already tried a few on. And while we’ll always love a classic …

Winter Vacation Ideas for a Romantic Christmas Escape

‘Tis the season for romance. Whether you’re stealing a kiss underneath mistletoe or singing along to Mariah Carey, you’ve got to admit that love has become as much a part of the holidays as decking the halls, trimming the tree or baking cookies for Santa. Love actually is all around us at holiday …

7 small ways to make your life less complicated

Tiny changes that make a big difference.<p>Simple living doesn't have to mean selling all of your worldy posessions, buying a campervan and moving to the Australian Outback.<p>By making a few tiny tweaks and learning how to streamline your life, you'll soon feel less stressed, more liberated and a whole …

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4 Steps to Self-Mastery

Roger Gabriel (Raghavanand)Mastery is usually defined as be highly skilled or proficient in one or more areas of life. Self-Mastery takes this to its …

More than 100,000 teenagers a year to get mental health training to help them cope with exam stress

More than 100,000 teenagers a year will be given mental health training to help them cope with the pressure of exam and build up their self-esteem, the Prime Minister announces today.<p>Theresa May will unveil plans to make a new mental health awareness course part of the National Citizen Service …

6 Secrets to a Happier Life

<i>The following story is excerpted from TIME’s special edition,</i> The Science of Happiness<i>, which is available at Amazon.</i><p>Whether you’re a web designer, …

Who Would You Be If You Were Already Enough?

<b>“You are the truth, from foot to brow. Now, what else would you like to know?” ~ Rumi</b><p>As our plane left the runway heading from Vancouver to Thailand …

7 crucial lessons people often learn too late in life

However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than later.<p>1. If you want to 'do what you love,' you have to work three times as hard as …

7 Essential Morning Rituals of Happy People

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move forward sometimes. From having a full-time job, to working on your relationships with your loved ones, …

I shut off my phone at 9 p.m. every night for a week—here’s what happened

Just about everyone’s fallen victim to a late-night scrolling spiral—you know, when you decide to peek at Instagram before bed, and suddenly it’s …

What Do You Do When the Novelty Wears Off?

Remember how it felt when you first got your mobile phone?<p>If you’re like me you probably kept pulling it out of your pocket just to feel the smooth …

6 Realities Of Growing Up The Product Of A Eugenics Scam

If you've made the joke recently about how <i>Idiocracy</i> is coming true, ask yourself this: How would you fix it? If the problem is that all of the …

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How to be 1% Better Every Day (The Kaizen Approach to Self-improvement)

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups “CompoundingThe post How to be 1% Better Every Day (The Kaizen …

Knock Them On Their Asses

The 2 Mandatory Lifts For High-Speed Strength<p>Sports, Speed, and Specificity<p>When lifters talk about specificity, they're usually talking about an …

6 Powerful Ways to Build Unbreakable Self-Discipline

Need to get more efficient at work? Do you ever have enough time to get it all done?<p>If you are struggling to find the time to fit it all in, here are …

Productivity

Mel Robbins: Follow the Five-Second Rule

This spring I delivered a keynote address for the Girl Scouts of America’s 100th anniversary celebration. Beforehand, as I rehearsed my speech in the …

How to Build Good Habits

How is your memory? Is it as strong as you’d like it to be?<p>If not, then you’re definitely going to be interested in the memory improvement tips I’ll …

New year, new you? Forget it

Old You is the last person you ought to trust when it comes to designing a New You<p>So here we are again: that time known to publishers as “New Year, New You”, partly because they want to sell life-makeover books and partly because, well… alliteration! I trust we’re all in agreement that “New Year, …