Heather Turo

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15 highly useful life hacks you can learn in a minute or less

While one minute may not seem like a lot of time to master a useful skill, you'd be surprised just how much you can actually accomplish in 60 seconds or less.<p>With the help of a Quora thread on the matter, here are some handy life skills you can pick up almost instantly:

The vegan beauty products you need to know about right now

You're going to want ALL of these<p><i>Words by Sarina Munro and Lucy Abbersteen</i><p>Vegan beauty products have completely blown up in recent years, with every …

Maternal language shapes infants' cry melodies

The very first cry of neonates is marked by their maternal language. This seems to be especially apparent in tonal languages, where pitch and pitch …

5 Easy Ways to Transform Your Morning Routine for Max Productivity

A great night of sleep and a solid morning routine are two things every hardworking career woman with big dreams *needs* in her daily life. In fact, some of the most admirable #girlbosses say that their morning rituals are what help them power through the day. Though yours doesn’t need to be as …

Words in Translation

Nine fascinating translation projects brought to life on Kickstarter.<p><i>This week marks</i> <i>$100M pledged to Publishing projects on Kickstarter</i><i>, a landmark</i> …

The 25 Books You're Going to Want to Curl Up With This Fall

Summer reading is great, but there's nothing better than getting that first pumpkin latte of the season and curling up with a good book. I'm Brenda Janowitz, author of The Dinner Party, and I'm here to tell you which books are going to make you late to all of your Halloween parties. We've got a …

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The Best Vegan Gluten-free Chocolate Cake Recipe On the Internet Right Now

I don’t know anybody who doesn’t like chocolate cake and if you tell me that you don’t, I will probably assume that you are lying. While pretty much …

17 Goals For a More Organised Life

Source: POPSUGAR Photography<p>Nothing is better than a home that is easy to navigate with belongings that are even easier to find. Don't forget about …

6 Halloween Decor DIYs You Can Make in Less Than 10 Minutes

Just because you don't have time to deck your house out with Halloween decorations this year doesn't mean it has to go bare. Give your home some simple yet impactful Halloween flair without a major time investment by checking out our roundup of super simple Halloween decor DIYs. They look …

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The Five Senses of Simple Living

<i>“Common sense will only get you a common life.”</i> Bryant McGill<i>Five Senses of Simple Living</i>If I had to choose my favorite sense I’d definitely pick …

5 Most Powerful Mobile Apps That We Must Have In Our Phones

We juggle so many day to day tasks that a wall calendar and a pen-and-paper to-do list just isn’t good enough. This is why android lollipop phones …

Marriott International Shares Its Secret To Driving Employee Engagement | LinkedIn Talent Blog

We’ve heard time and time again that organizations with engaged employees are more successful. But Marriott International’s Executive Vice President …

Stressed at Work? 7 Steps to Fix That | Inc.com

Work stress. If you're not careful, it can easily overtake your career and your life. Unfortunately for many American's, pressure from the office can be difficult to avoid. A 2015 American Psychological Association study found that 60 percent of American's suffer from work-related stress.<p>There are …

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Meet Leopoldine Core, New Literary Cool Girl on the Scene

The writer Leopoldine Core has spent the last 10 years or so immersed in the lives of the characters of her short stories, which are finally seeing the light of day in <i>When Watched</i>, her debut collection published last week by Penguin. But when Core got up to address the crowd of well-wishers and …

This Is How You Eradicate Clutter Once and for All

We all know that clearing the clutter improves our health (even though science says messy people are smarter) not to mention our productivity, but …

Minimalism

Seriously, This is the Best $5.00 I've Spent on DIY Projects in Years

You know those things that prove to be so useful, and become so quickly integrated into your projects and processes that you can't believe you didn't …

8 Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast

It’s no secret that successful entrepreneurs and business leaders do things their way. It gives them a competitive advantage and assists them in …

How a headmaster is trying to save an ancient language

In Greece’s Peloponnesus, Panagiotis Tsagouris has involved schoolchildren in his effort to preserve the Tsakonian language, considered the only …

Why Natural Language Processing Will Change Everything

Do you talk to your computer or smartphone? Just a few years ago, that question would have been absurd. But with advances in natural language …

Correction: Osprey Journey story

TILTON, N.H. (AP) — In a story Aug. 18 about ospreys, The Associated Press reported erroneously that ospreys from Martha's Vineyard fly to Bermuda. They fly to the Bahamas. It also reported that the birds reach the island of Hispaniola before going onto Cuba. They reach Cuba first. It also reported …

How to Braid Hair: 8 Cute DIY Hairstyles for Every Hair Type

Braids: They're so pretty to wear, but also <i>so</i> hard to do. Amirite? Even the ones that are supposed to be "easy" on Pinterest seem to require some sort of hair sorcery or superhuman hand strength. All too often we're left either with a tangled mess or end up settling for a sad ponytail. Sarah …

Bullet Journaling May Change Your To-Do Lists Forever

Have you seen photos on Pinterest or Instagram of hyper-organized notebooks, with color-coded, bulleted lists? Did it overwhelm you? Take a deep …