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The Secret to Juicy Grilled Pork Chops Every Time

Have you ever eaten a pork chop that’s oddly reminiscent of shoe rubber? Even if it's swimming in a sauce or covered with an exotic spice rub, …

BBQ

N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site as journalists watch

PUNGGYE-RI, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made good on his promise to demolish his country's nuclear test site, which was formally closed in a series of huge explosions Thursday as a small group of foreign journalists watched.<p>The explosions at the test site deep in the …

North Korea

I Used a Derma-Roller on My Body to See If It Would Actually Heal Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are a part of life—that I've accepted. And now that some brands have decided to stop Photoshopping them out of their ad campaigns and …

Skin Care

The American Loneliness Epidemic: Are Poor Social Skills to Blame?

Loneliness in the United States is on the rise, but psychologists believe we can reverse that trend by taking a few simple steps.<p>If you live in the …

Happiness

Facebook won't pay compensation for Cambridge Analytica case

BRUSSELS (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.<p>The company made the statement in a list of written replies to questions by European Union lawmakers. The answers were promised …

Cambridge Analytica

Coming to Netflix: The Obamas Sign Deal to Produce Shows

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama formally announced on Monday a multiyear production deal with Netflix in which he and the former first lady, Michelle Obama, will produce television shows and films for the streaming service.<p>The deal will give Mr. Obama an international television platform …

Michelle Obama

Tinder terms take away your right to sue or file a class action suit

• Tinder’s changes to its terms of use prevent its users from filing or joining lawsuits against the dating app.<br>• The changes are also retroactive and prevent participation in past lawsuits.<br>• You can opt out of the changes, though the process is not extremely straightforward and you have a limited amount …

Tinder

US and China call a ceasefire in trade dispute

After weeks of tensions, China and the United States have reached a ceasefire.<p>Both sides this weekend said they had agreed to not impose new tariffs on one another while talks continue, after reaching an initial agreement on trade.<p>In a joint statement on Saturday, the countries said China would …

China

People who live in small towns and rural areas are happier than everyone else, researchers say

Heaven is wide open spaces — at least, it is for most people, according to a massive new data set of happiness in Canada.<p>A team of happiness researchers at the Vancouver School of Economics and McGill University recently published a working paper on the geography of well-being in Canada. They …

Happiness

North Korea Threatens to Call Off Summit Meeting With Trump

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea threw President Trump’s planned summit meeting with its leader, Kim Jong-un, into doubt on Wednesday, threatening to call off the landmark encounter if the United States insisted on “unilateral nuclear abandonment.”<p>The warning, made by the North’s disarmament …

North Korea

This Plant Will “Bring” You Money – Have You Heard of It?

Do you love plants? If yes, then please read on. Plants are awesome – they will purify the air in your home, protect you from dust, radiation, …

Plants

The true secret of happiness? Accepting that there isn’t one

Hello.<p>Are you happy?<p>I am. Sort of. While most of the UK will be distracted by local elections or frenzied analysis of what the colour of the seat covers in the upcoming Royal Wedding reveals about the Queen’s position on Brexit, today my second book The Happy Brain hits the shelves.<p>As well as …

Happiness

Four Ways to Be Happier Without Changing Anything (but Your Mind)

If there is one primary insight revealed by recent research into the psychology of happiness, it is overwhelming evidence that happiness is a choice; …

Happiness

Adolescence and ‘the Happiness Dip’

A very short book excerpt<p><b>W</b>hat happens when society misunderstands entire age-groups?<p>Imagine a world without the concept of adolescence. This was America 150 years ago. School was for children; postpubescent teenagers entered the adult world. In 1904, the establishment of adolescence as a social …

Use This Checklist to Accomplish Your Life Goals

A couple of weeks ago, I spent a weekend in L.A. with my friend and business mentor, Melyssa Griffin—a fab entrepreneur and creator of the Pursuit …

Happiness

Dear Mary: I hate seeing others being happy

I'm a mess of emotions. I'm in my final year of university and instead of feeling excited about graduating I'm filled with regret, bitterness, …

Half-full or half-empty? Cultivating a positive mind

While largely thinking optimistically and being focused on the most positive explanation of events, sometimes it is helpful to think …

Cyanide & Happiness: A Guide To Parenting by Three Guys With No Kids

Finally, a definitive and reliable manual that demystifies the complicated world of parenting while delivering crucial tips and sage advice—all from …

Parenting

The Two Most Critical Questions for Every Husband and Wife

The post The Two Most Critical Questions for Every Husband and Wife appeared first on LifeZette.

Happiness

I have sex every day — here are 8 reasons why you should give it shot

Let's be honest, sex is generally pretty great. At least personally, I've always thought that sex is great and I've loved experiencing it with different people. But I've never gotten serious enough with someone to live together and have the option of having sex every day — until now.<p>My boyfriend …

Time I

These 10 Lotions With Glycolic Acid Will Reveal Your Glowiest Skin Yet

Glycolic acid has become a skincare buzzword as of late, just like its hyaluronic acid, retinol, and collagen counterparts. Whether this …

Skin Care

Yale's "Happiness 101" Course Is Available Online For Free — Here's How You Can Take It

What’s the secret to happiness? You could soon find out for free. One of Yale’s most popular classes — not just this school year, but in the …

Are You Happy?

<i>"Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.”</i><p>― Abraham Lincoln<p>Are you happy? Do you wish you were happier?<p>If so, this …

Many Canadians are recycling wrong, and it's costing us millions

Reduce, Reuse and Rethink <i>is a CBC News series about recycling. We're looking at why our communities are at a turning point and exploring ways to</i> …

Cetaphil Quietly Launched a Hydrating Eye Gel-Cream, and It's So Affordable

Stop everything: Cetaphil, the skin-care brand known for its gentle, skin-soothing formulas, just added an eye cream to its line.<p>The Cetaphil Hydrating Eye Gel-Cream, a first for the brand, was concocted to not only hydrate (as the name says) but also brighten and smooth the undereye area. It …

Engaging In Physical Activities Makes You Happier, Says Study; These 5 Foods May Help Too

According to a new study published in the Journal of Happiness Studies, the frequency and level of your physical activity has a direct effect on your …

7 Things To Do With Your Partner To Keep Your Relationship Strong

There's nothing better than the feeling of being totally head-over-heels in love with someone — except during those fleeting moments when you imagine …

The Number One Thing We Often Forget to Teach Our Children

As a new-ish mother of one year old twins, I am continuously inundated with all the latest ways I need to "should" all over myself. I "should" be …

Happiness is a State of Mind and Here’s How Get There, According to Five Studies

Happiness is a state of mind and it can be an elusive one.<p>After all, life is tough. Home appliances malfunction. Thunderstorms spoil summer picnics …

'Ikigai': The Japanese Lifestyle Trend Promising To Find Your Life Purpose

Is this the new 'hygge'?<p>From yoga retreats in the Himalayas and weekly mindfulness classes to downloading mediation apps such as Headspace and Calm, many of us spend our lives (and paycheques) on trying to achieve happiness and fulfilment.<p>However, having tried out the Danish concept of finding …

Happiness