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28 Life Hacks To Make Your Day So Much Easier

I’m slightly obsessed with any list that will tell me how to increase my productivity. I don’t think anyone would argue that I’m not a hard worker, …

Productivity

Billionaire Richard Branson's favorite productivity hack is simple

<i>Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. — William Shakespeare</i><p>To be more productive, Virgin Group's billionaire founder Richard Branson says you need to pay attention to the clock and get to places on time.<p>"Whether it is a meeting, a flight, an appointment or a date, ensure you are there …

Richard Branson

Take This Quiz to Measure Your Happiness Scientifically

Chances are you’ve taken a test that measures your happiness and well-being. But let’s be frank: very few of these tests are actually rooted in …

Samsung Has Created a TV More Beautiful Than Any Furniture You Own

These days, technology seems to change with the tides. With all this “fast” tech that has been emerging, Samsung’s latest collaboration in television seems to be a reminder to slow down and appreciate the slow, careful craft of good design. The tech giant approached a French design studio owned by …

TV

Why the Cholesterol in Eggs is Harmless and 4 Other Reasons to Eat Them Daily

A quick note from our founders<p><b>Have you been curious about the Ketogenic Diet? You're not alone!</b><p>Going "Keto" has helped so many of our friends drop …

Feel Trapped? Do These 9 Things To Take Your Life Back

Are you happy with your life? Many people are unhappy or dissatisfied with their lives, and a lot of these people think that they have no control …

How To Have A Happy Relationship With A Difficult Partner

So, you are married to someone who happens to be difficult to live with. Even though you are fully committed to your relationship, you find that they …

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Have a More Productive Morning | Inc.com

It's all too easy to go to bed with good intentions for the next morning--and then spend the morning procrastinating while you wait for your coffee to kick in. But if you're smart and strategic, you can get some of your most productive and creative work done in the morning hours, before the …

Sleep

Yotam Ottolenghi & Sami Tamimi's Basic Hummus

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: Perfectly smooth DIY hummus in a fraction of the time -- thanks to a simple, brilliant trick.</i><p>You will go to picnics and barbecues this summer, and there will be …

3 Tips for Regaining Happiness in Your Life

Are you happy with your life? I have had the pleasure (insert sarcasm) of meeting numerous people who were extremely unhappy with their lives for various reasons. This prompted me to think in depth about what would make some of the unhappiest people, well, happy again.<p>It really isn't that …

Happiness

Going Green: Eight Ways An Avocado A Day Can Boost Your Health!

At first it may seem counterintuitive that something as delicious and rich as avocado could be not only good for you, but good to eat every day. …

Veggie and Basil Egg Muffins Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Fill a bunch of muffin cups with half a dozen beaten eggs and a handful of …

5 Habits to Start & Keep Today to Be More Organized

(Image credit: Sibylle Roessler)<p>Have you always dreamed of being a naturally organized person? Well, nature or nurture, it's not impossible to train …

Productivity

24 Ways To Have The Best 24 Hours Ever

From Manic Monday to Twisted Tuesday to Wacky Wednesday, it seems like there’s no escaping the chaos of a whirlwind work week. By the time we finally reach Friday, we’re ready to give thanks with that celebrated saying, “TGIF.”<p>Yes, weekdays can drag on, and on, and on -- but they shouldn’t have to. …

Productivity

8 Changes To Make If You Want To Be A Truly Happy Person

The pursuit of happiness is believed to be one of the basic human rights, but even with all the freedom in the world to pursuit it, a lot of people …

8 science-backed mind tricks to beat procrastination and do that thing you've been putting off right now

But the thing about getting things done? It's hard — especially when whatever you're supposed to be doing is daunting, unpleasant, or particularly high stakes.<p>And as we've written before, there are powerful reasons you might be having trouble getting started. But the bills must be paid, the work …

Procrastination

Calvin and Hobbes’ Top 5 Tips for a Happy Life

<i>“I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can be together all the time.”</i>One the best things when I …

Calvin and Hobbes

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10 Things You Must Give Up To Move Forward

25 things I've learned in 9 years of simplifying my life

For almost 9 years now, I've been learning to live a simple life.<p>A life uncluttered by most of the things people fill their lives with, and left with space for what really matters.<p>A life that isn't constant busy-ness and rushing, but contemplation and creation, connection with people I love and …

Minimalism

Is kale making people sick?: The dark side of everyone’s favorite superfood

A California-based researcher has been detecting unusually high levels of heavy metals in the leafy green<p>Hold on to your co-op shares, kids. We may have just received some very worrisome news about kale -- and about the unpleasant-sounding side effects that one scientist believes might result from …

Marin County

20 Time Management Hacks I Wish I'd Known Before My 20s

Being able to manage your time most appropriately is something best done as early as possible. The earlier in life that you start, the better such …

The Only 6 Habits You Need To Live Your Best Life

One of the benefits of having survival (more or less) sorted is that we can turn our efforts toward personal happiness. The downside of all that …

15 Things To Forget If You’re Not Satisfied With Your Life

A psychologist reveals the best ways to maximize your sleep — and the No. 1 mistake everyone makes

Everyone wants to get better sleep. But sleep trouble is incredibly common.<p>And feeling tired the next day isn't the half of it. By not getting enough sleep you're reducing your IQ.<p>Via Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School:<p>And losing "beauty sleep" really …

Jet Lag

The 12 Steps to Happiness That You Create (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You know what makes me happy? Learning.<p>I love understanding how the universe works, what makes people do the things they do, and figuring out how to improve myself. It gives me deep satisfaction. That's why I felt quite pleased with the …

Happiness

Best Fruits for Total Health and Weight Loss

That’s the suggestion of a recent study published in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice and Policy. Researchers …

The Secret of Happiness (It's Not What You Think)

<b>The following is an excerpt from Daniel Goleman's new book, A Force for Good: The Dalai Lama's Vision for Our World.</b><p>"What's the source of happiness?" a student at Princeton University asked the Dalai Lama.<p>Looking around at the students waiting for his answer, the Dalai Lama paused a beat or two, …

Happiness

5 Smart Farmers’ Market Hacks

Straight off the farm and cared for with love, fresh produce from local farms is unbeatable. Follow these smart hacks to get the best of the best at …

Mark Twain

Lose Weight and Feel Great With the Anti-Inflammatory Diet

The anti-inflammatory diet can make you feel great! "How," you ask. By cutting out or significantly reducing your consumption of pro-inflammatory …