Jennie Nguyen

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How soon should you go on holiday with a new partner – and what does your destination say about your relationship?

The three scariest words to utter during the fledgling stages of a relationship are not "I love you" but "fancy a holiday?"<p>It's a tricky one. Taking a trip with someone you don't know very well - be that a new beau, friend, or even colleague for that matter - is a sure-fire way to accelerate the …

Northern Lights

These 16 Psychological Tricks Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

Psychology

What Every Country Does Better Than The Rest, Mapped

As you can tell, here at VIVA we love nothing more than a map - whether it's delicious mac 'n cheese, great airbnbs, or terrible tourist traps - …

6 Things to Do in Croatia That Live Up to the Hype

It seems that Croatia was on everyone's Instagram feed this summer. The Eastern European country has been on people's radars for a few years now, and …

A top psychologist shares his 3-step method parents can take to discipline their kids

Ross Greene wants to make life easier.<p>Greene is the groundbreaking psychologist behind the theory of "collaborative partnerships," an approach that discards the stuff of traditional parenting — timeouts and the revocation of privileges — and replaces them with calm, focused discussion.<p>"The best you …

Best Places for a Long Weekend Around the World

These days, you can take a long weekend (almost) anywhere and get more mileage out of three days than you once could—literally. Here, our seven picks for the best international designations to go for 72 hours when Napa and Nantucket just don't cut it.

Buenos Aires

7 Hotel Pools You'll Want to Travel to That Go Way Beyond Swim-Up Bars

Poolside cocktails and maybe some cabana service are typically the deciding factor between a good and great hotel pool for travellers. But when pool …

10 high-tech gadgets to help you get to sleep

We're losing sleep over … sleep.<p>Blame it on job stress or the circadian-rhythm-wrecking blue light of cellphones and tablets, but studies show that nearly half of Americans don't sleep well and that significant percentages of us suffer from chronic insomnia and sleep apnea, and that causes us to …

New England Patriots

Revealed: The 10 Best Secret Beaches On Earth

The Best 10 Secret Beaches On Earth<p>In "News"<p>Beaches don’t come more stunning than the vast expanses of sand bordered by crystal clear waters on …

Top 10 most affordable vacation destinations

Money magazine just rang up its 2017 “best in travel” list of top vacation spots, with a heavy emphasis on bang for the buck. Head to St. Augustine, …

Netflix has a hidden page, and you can use it to make requests

Netflix has a hard-to-reach page located within its Help Center, and the streaming giant would like your help with it.<p>Turns out you can “Request TV …

Flying Soon? This Is the Only Packing Checklist You'll Ever Need

<i>When it comes to traveling, Hitha Palepu knows the journey is just as important as the destination—and packing is always the first step. As a former</i> …

The Ultimate Litmus Test For Any Relationship Is To Go On A Trip Together

While I'm no fan of frantic late night calls, sometimes, you've just got to do it.<p>She called me up at 2 am. I picked it up because it hadn't happened …

Relationships

9 things you should never say during a salary negotiation

You're 96% sure that you are ready to schedule a meeting with your boss to ask for a raise.<p>Or perhaps you're nearing the end of the job interview process and an offer is in sight.<p>However, if you're like me, you have definitely put your foot in your mouth a time or two saying the wrong thing at the …

Where’s the Best Dim Sum?

<b>The question:</b> I'm looking for dim sum recommendations: Chinatown or lower Manhattan preferred!<p><b>Sietsema’s response:</b> Don't believe anyone who tells you <b>Nom Wah</b> is the best — it's mediocre, but very picturesque and worth visiting for the old Chinatown flavor. <b>Royal Seafood</b> (103 Mott St.) used to be the …

6 Questions to Ask Before You Go Engagement Ring Shopping as a Couple

Your wedding rings are a constant reminder of the important vows taken at the beginning of your marriage. They're wearable symbols of your love and commitment to one another. And they (especially your engagement ring!) also happen to be gorgeous pieces of jewelry you get to look at every day. For …

14 habits of exceptionally likeable people

Napoleon Hill is the grandfather of self-help authors, inspiring the likes of Oracle founder Larry Ellison, media mogul Oprah Winfrey, and …

The 15 Most Stunning Fall Weddings in Vogue

Weddings

Fasting slows the ageing process. Sounds unlikely? Here’s the science

A drug that slowed ageing and protected the body from diseases such as cancer would no doubt cause considerable excitement around the world. While there is no such miracle drug, there is a way to trigger these effects in the body without taking any medicine at all — simply by fasting. You probably …

How to Get Over Regrets, According to Science | Inc.com

No matter how careful you are to avoid them, you'll probably accumulate a few regrets in your life. Whether they're little or large, these painful memories of what could have been can haunt you, making it harder to enjoy present pleasures and undermining your confidence in your decision making.<p>But …

Self Compassion

11 Reasons You Should Never Go To an All-Inclusive Resort

An all-inclusive vacation with drinks and food sounds like a traveler’s paradise, but it’s probably a nightmare for your health.<p>Often sought out by …

The 20 best countries to live in, according to millennials

Millennials are constantly on the move. According to a TransferWise survey conducted in 2015, more than half (55%) of adults aged 18-34 say they’d …

Want to Raise Really Smart Kids? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

Parents are always trying to find the next big trend in parenting--and for good reason, too. They want to know how to be better parents, how to raise healthier and more successful children, how to interact with their kids in this dynamic landscape of advanced technological discovery, and so on. But …

Parenting

28 things I learned about Europe after visiting all 28 EU countries

<b>Jonathan Thompson has spent the last four weeks driving around every single EU country. Here are the nuggets of wisdom he picked up along the way</b><p><b>1. Zagreb is home to Europe’s strangest museum.</b> Dedicated to the study of heartbreak, the Museum of Broken Relationships will make you laugh and cry in …

The Japanese Diet - a Diet To Lose Weight, Remain Slim & Be Healthy!

For no people on earth is it more true than the Japanese, when you say, "you are what you eat". The Japanese are, by all accounts, the people with …

10 Travel Sites That’ll Help You Plan an Unforgettable Vacation

Remember back in January when you promised yourself to travel more this year? Well, it’s officially summer, and there’s no better time to head to the beach or take a family road trip. And while you may not have the ideal vacation length (eight days!) lined up, <i>any</i> amount of time you have to explore …

Houston's Mix 96.5

© Admedia, Inc<p>Plus, they dish on Shawn Mendes, Pharrell Williams & more!<p>Dreamstime<p>Here how you can donate blood to help Santa Fe High School …

Santa Fe

I asked 6 top psychologists to tell me what blows their mind — here are their answers

If you're at all inclined to nerd out over the study of human behavior (nope, not me), the convention is one of the coolest places you'll ever find yourself.<p>Dozens of top psychologists were there to present their findings on topics including happiness and well-being, memory, and goal pursuit.<p>Around …

3 Easy Ways To Poach An Egg

<i>For Bon Appétit, by Jill Baughman.</i><p>Credit: Alex Lau<p>For many of you brunch lovers out there, <b>eggs are best when poached</b>. You can stop arguing about the best method; everyone's a winner here. <b>Carla Lalli Music</b>, food director at <i>Bon Appétit</i>, demonstrates <i>three</i> to make perfect poached eggs.<p>Obviously, to …