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How To Make Yourself Work When You Don't Want To

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, only to go home and toil late into the night, frantically trying to finish what they …

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Couple Takes Engagement Photos At The Most Romantic Place On Earth -- Costco

Couple commemorates their love with Costco engagement photos<p>Americans are known for their love of buying in bulk. So it should come as no surprise …

8 Clear Signs of a Successful Life That Have Nothing to Do With Money or Fame

If you're not careful you can end up chasing the wrong goals for the wrong reasons.<p>Oftentimes peoples goals are associated with making money or achieving a high level of status.<p>While there's nothing wrong with wanting either of the above, you can be lead astray by chasing after them.<p>If money and …

Motivation

Bad Advice I Ignored When I Was Younger

I have two beautiful kids, a great stepson, a wonderful husband and a loyal dog. I'm the author of 17 books. I love my career. I've run a half marathon. My kids are successful at school and well-adapted. They enjoy a flexible and amicable co-parenting situation with their divorced parents.<p>Anyway, …

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Mother of 4, blogger Courtney Adamo shares her parenting tips

Parenting can be tricky. Just when you think you’ve cracked one little stage, along comes another one to flummox you all over again. The same could …

How to Smile With the Eyes

Smiling with your eyes, also called the “Duchenne smile” or “smizing,” makes you look like you’re genuinely happy. Smiling with your eyes is hard to …

How I Got Over Being Shy and Embraced Talking to People I Don’t Know

I once showed up to a party alone, before any of my friends arrived. Instead of mingling, I hid in the bathroom to kill time and avoid talking to …

How One Of My Worst Mom Moments Became My Greatest Parenting Breakthrough

Just over a year ago, I was exhausted. By the time Thursday night rolled around each week, I'd be completely shattered.<p>My daily commute of three and a half hours (on a good day) had me out of the house and into the cold winter darkness well before sunrise and not returning before it was pitch black …

How to Get Everything You Want... Without Trying

Medical science insists that the achievement of health and happiness is no accident. But what if it is?<p>Richard London, M.D., diagnosed himself instantly. After flipping over the handlebar of his mountain bike, he knew he had injured his cervical spine. He couldn't breathe or move any of his …

6 Things You Should Know About Young Girls in School

One day your child feels like part of the gang; the next she’s been elbowed out of the lunch table or left off the invitation list for a birthday …

Michele Ferrero obituary

When Michele Ferrero took over his family’s confectionery firm on the death of his uncle, Giovanni, in 1957, he wrote a letter to his employees. “I pledge myself to devote all my activities and all my efforts to this company,” it said. “And I assure you that I shall only feel satisfied when I have …

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IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Was Pressured Into Getting Baptized in a YMCA Whirlpool

“What do you think would happen to you if you died tonight?”<p>It’s a question that would give most people pause. But when I heard it at the tender age of 11 during a gymnastics team sleepover, the question gave me a combination of nausea, sweaty palms, and a very heavy heart that seemed like it’d …

Young mother tries to trace anonymous benefactor who gave her £5 on train

A young mother is trying to get in touch with a man on a train who praised her for her parenting skills and left her £5 to buy herself a drink. Sammie Welch, 23, was travelling with her three-year-old son, Rylan on a busy First Great Western train from Birmingham to Plymouth on Thursday evening …

Inside the most expensive boarding school in the world

Le Rosey, the £80,000-a-year Swiss Institute, is attempting to attract British students<p>It is known as the school of kings, counting among its alumni the Shah of Iran, Prince Rainier of Monaco and King Farouk of Egypt. Its catchment area was once the glittering palaces that housed the grandest …

75 Easy Sewing Projects You Should Try

No need to be wary of these sewing projects. They really are easy, promise! Whether you’re in the mood to make something warm and cozy like gloves or a scarf, or want to try your hand at upcycling some pieces of clothes you no longer wear, we’ve got you covered. These are simple projects that both …

I Just Got Permanent Eyeliner and It Rules

As much as I love makeup, I’m not the kind of girl who looks forward to waking up and applying it every day. I work at home, so I’m bare-faced most of the time. I do enjoy glamming up to go out, but I’ve always had a tortured relationship with eyeliner. Since middle school at least, I’ve always …

The Style 100: Amal Clooney Is the Most Fascinating (and Stylish) Person of 2014

Sure, Amal Clooney (née Alamuddin) married George Clooney in Venice, but we'd drop him in half a second for a tour of her closet. There's no question …

Meet the Amateur Street Photographer Taking China by Storm

Street View<br>Tao Liu<p>1 of 15<p>Early in October, in the third-tier Chinese city of Hefei in the province of Anhui, the young street photographer Tao Liu …

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12 Universal Truths That Will Change Your Life for the Better

photo credit: Lotus Carroll via photopin cc<p>I'm no Oprah and I certainly haven't learned all there is to learn about life, but there are a few things that I know for sure. These universal truths apply to you no matter where you are in life or what mistakes you've made in the past. So read them, …

3 Habits Highly Productive People Do Every Day, Even If They're 'Too Busy'

"Productivity" is such a buzz word these days that hundreds of books, apps and systems have popped up hoping to teach us the magic formula.<p>But at the end of the day, really getting the most out of your life comes down to the fundamentals.<p>Successful people have known for years that to stay …

5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When You Dust

It may feel like a losing battle, but there are a few tricks to keep that dust from coming back so quickly.<p>Dusting is one of my least favorite chores. It's such a thankless, neverending task. Whisk it away one weekend and, before the next weekend rolls around, your furniture is dust-covered once …

Pedal Away From It All—With an Ultralight Camper Trailer Attached

Wide Path Campers make bike-camping more accessible (and comfortable).<p>Love camping but don’t like using a car to get into the great wide open? This can be a sticking point for those seeking a green, back-to-nature experience: Unless you are backpack-trekking with a bare-bones pup tent, getting all …

Mixing Work With Pleasure – Loft Beds With Desks Underneath

What would you say the best thing about loft beds is? Most certainly, it would have to do with how space-efficient they are. They let you save a lot …