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The 5-Second Discipline Fix

If you want your kid to wash his hands, pick up his trains, or give his sister's tiara back, don't ask -- tell.<p>Manners & Responsibility: Getting Your Child to Listen<p>The Friendly Approach to Discipline<p>Let's face it: If you had a dollar for every time you wanted your child to do something, paying the …

Laura's Living Better With Less

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:LauraLocation:Brooklyn, NYSquare Feet:335Division:Teeny-TinyWhat I Love About My Small Home:I really love …

Five Easy Meals Every Woman Should Know How to Cook

5 meals every woman should know how to make<p><i>*Note: If fresh seasonal fruits are sparse, try dipping dried fruits such as apricots, figs, apples, and dates.</i>

Food

Stylish Girls Pink Bedrooms Ideas

What makes pink a distinctively ‘chic’ color is generally unknown. Maybe it is just one of the fashion trends that caught on in the second half of …

Memory, Aging, and Distraction

The population in the United States is aging. That has created a lot of anxiety about the cognitive effects of getting older. Lots of research suggests that older adults are worse than younger adults on a variety of different thinking tasks. They remember fewer words from lists they see. They are …

There Is More to Stress Than We Think

Stress is making daily headlines in almost all international newspapers, online magazines, lectures, new age publications, TV and other media. It's either the fear of not having enough of it or that somebody can take it away from us that creates stress. It can be the lack of money, job security, …

New Test Distinguishes Physical From Emotional Pain in Brain for First Time

New research suggests physical pain may have a distinct brain “signature” that distinguishes it from emotional hurt.<p>In the brain, the pain from …

When It Comes to Healthier Eating, Sometimes the Smallest Changes Can Usher In the Biggest Rewards

Often the thought of making major life changes can be so daunting that it scares us into not making any changes at all. Think of it as the "all-or-nothing syndrome." For some reason, wrapping our heads around big changes is almost too much to bear. Thus, we can end up giving up before we even start …

Confessions of a Former People-Pleaser

I couldn't move on from the loose ends I created, and continually frayed the bottom of my pants -- in my mind. No actual pants were harmed for this blog post. I speak metaphorically. I had an unpleasant situation with local acquaintances, and in an attempt to make perfect right turns toward a …

I Lost 98 Pounds -- And I Still Eat Pizza

Being a health and fitness blogger, people are always surprised when I tell them I still eat pizza. They are even more surprised when I tell them that I lost 98 pounds and I didn't cut pizza out of my diet.<p>"What about the cheese?" they say. Or the wheat or the tomatoes (or whatever the latest food …

41 Coolest Night Lights To Buy Or DIY

Being afraid of the dark is nothing to be ashamed of.

31 Ways To Seriously Deep Clean Your Home

Your home isn't truly clean until all the unexpected places are spotless and sanitized.

The Best Cities For Jobs 2013

The latest edition of our list shows many things, but perhaps the most important is which cities have momentum in the job creation sweepstakes. Right now the biggest winners are the metro areas that are adding higher-wage jobs thanks to America’s two big boom sectors: technology and energy.<p>Our …

How to Treat a Sunburn

The sun, tanning lights, or any other source of ultraviolet light can cause a sunburn or reddened, tender skin. Prevention is better than the cure, …

Sneak Peek: Best of Yellow

Since Naples Yellow was our Color of the Day, we’re ending the day with a look at the Best of: Yellow in our sneak peek homes. Full confession: …

Recycle Your Old T-Shirts Into a Memory Quilt

<i>[Editor's Note: I have always dreamed of making a quilt out of all my old concert T-shirts. I have stacks from my youth at my parent's house ranging</i> …

T-shirts

The Best Parenting Advice: Ask Your Kids This Question

<i>Editor's Note: Did you ever read a piece of parenting advice and internally balk? Not because the advice was off the wall, but because you felt</i> …

Parenting

Please & Thank You: Teaching Kids Boundaries & Expectations

<i>Editor's Note: It's hard to know what to teach our kids sometimes. Just when you think you've found a way that works, some study or another parent</i> …

Parenting

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28 New Decorating Secrets the Pros Swear By

Throw the old rulebook out the window.<p>You know those people who seem to have great taste without even trying? You're about to be one of them. Here, top designers share the best insider tips and tricks in the business.

Interior Design

70 Living Room Decorating Ideas You'll Want To Steal ASAP

Like a backsplash on a fireplace. So. Cool.<p>You spend a lot of time in your living room, so it not only needs to look great, but it needs to be functional and comfortable. Blending all three things can be tricky, but we've got plenty of ideas to inspire you. Need ideas for other areas too? Our …

Interior Design

Why Women Feel Bad About Their Appearance

Women underestimate their attractiveness whereas men are overly complacent about theirs. Why the difference? It is tempting to imagine that this is …

Determining What Is Normal Behavior and What Is Not

The concept of physical illness is readily understood: the body becomes infected or inflamed, or grows abnormally, or is affected in any number of …

The Secrets of Longevity

Stopping Snacking

Sometimes I’m amazed I’m not fat. As a kid I used to be a little soft around the edges (and the corners and the sides), and somehow I grew out of it …

If You Simply Must Work from Bed: 5 Comfortable Solutions

I’m sure popular and medical wisdom would both indicate when you’re injured, you should rest. Similarly, when you’re recuperating in bed, working on …

Make your old iPhone run like new

My friend is convinced that the slowing of his iPhone 4S is part of a vast Apple conspiracy. I'm not completely persuaded.<p>I mean, sure Apple has sent out updates to iOS that are arguably a step in the wrong direction, like that whole Apple Maps fiasco. But I believe the main culprit for decreasing …

Apps

15 Beauty Must-Haves for May 2013