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13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

15 Unethical Things People Do To Get Ahead In Life

People frequently bend or break the rules to their advantage and don't get caught. A recent Reddit thread asked for unethical life hacks people use to save money or get ahead. We've picked some of the most fascinating and devious examples.<p>These hacks are uniformly unethical. Some veer into fraud. …

41 People Share The Worst Thing Ever Revealed On A First Date

I had a girl openly admit she used to stalk me.<p>Me: “So what’s with this confederate flag keychain?”<br>Her: “Oh, I’m a little bit racist”<br>… DM;HS.<p>She …

The 9 Habits of People Who Never Have to Clean Their Homes

A maid isn't needed, just some better habits.<p><b>1. They put away their clothes every night.</b>When you're changing into your pajamas, it might be tempting to just toss your clothes on a chair or even on the floor, but don't fall prey to that lazy trap. It takes a couple of seconds to put them in your …

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The surprising reason why morning walks can help you lose weight

Getting up for a sunrise walk can help you lose weight — but it isn't just the walking that makes the difference. Earlier this year, researchers at …

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5 Ways to Start Attracting Your Ideal Weight | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Most of us forget that we are made of two main parts – mind and body, but they are interlinked together to make up the whole. People who struggle …

To the Young Woman Who Noticed Us When I Hoped No One Would

I was tired, hurried, frustrated, and ready to just go home. John was pushing Mareto in the cart just as fast as he could to leave the store before the meltdown got worse. We were frantically trying to open up a cereal bar in an effort to stem the tears. Arsema was strapped to my chest in the ergo …

When You See the Dashcam Video, You Might Be Shocked That This Woman Wasn’t Convicted — Until You Learn What Job She Has

Did a shady Texas judge help protect one of his own from a drunk driving charge — and does video evidence now show his colleague’s guilt?<p>Texas judge Nora Longoria was arrested and charged with drunk driving in July, but she was let off the hook last month by fellow judge Rolando Cantu, who …

J.K. Rowling Will Publish New Harry Potter Stories Over Christmas

Contain yourselves.<p><b>J.K. Rowling</b> will be releasing new snippets of <i>Harry Potter</i> over Christmas.<p>The author will be revealing the previously unseen writing from December 12, through the website <i>Pottermore</i>.<p>New snippets will go up on the website every day at 8 a.m. EST, until December 23. Not much is …

25 Things You Might Not Know About Home Alone

On November 16, 1990, what appeared to be a fun-filled little family yarn about a kid left to his own devices at Christmastime and forced to fend off …

Mom records her 4-year-old's unfiltered (and adorable?) insults

"Are you going to make yourself pretty today, or are you going to look like you always do?" Johanna Stein's 4-year-old daughter asked her mom in a video highlighting how kids can really say the darndest, and hilariously cruel, things.<p>Stein, author of "How Not to Calm a Child on a Plane and Other …

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How Gangs Took Over Prisons

Originally formed for self-protection, prison gangs have become the unlikely custodians of order behind bars—and of crime on the streets.<p>On a clear morning this past February, the inmates in the B Yard of Pelican Bay State Prison filed out of their cellblock a few at a time and let a cool, salty …

Train Your Brain To Let Go Of Habits – 10 Methods For Creating New Neural Pathways

<b>When you understand how neural pathways are created in the brain, you get a front row seat for truly comprehending how to let go of habits.</b> Neural …

20 Daily Habits That Will Enrich Your Life

Here are 20 ways that will hopefully rekindle that passion of yours and help make each day amazing.<p><b>1. Engage in consistent action.</b><p><b>2. Constantly picture yourself beyond your current circumstances.</b> Dream enormously big and hold that dream deep within your mind, body and spirit.<p><b>3. Spend time in</b> …

23 Classic Cocktails You Need to Know How to Make

23 classic cocktails you should know how to make, from Manhattans to Margaritas<p>Knowing how to make classic cocktails is important. There's only one problem: There are a lot of them. Unless you're a bartender, there's no way you'll remember what goes into a Sazerac or the proportions of a Moscow …

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