Kylie Ryan

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How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But <b>what makes children</b> …

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do | Inc.com

It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way.<p>There is so much competition -- thousands or millions of people competing to do exactly what you want to do.<p>How do you get out of the rat race?<p>How do you advance …

Motivation

Stuck? Here's help!

Every Monday I receive a Soul Card Reading from Saskia Roell. I often find the cards she shares to be inspirational and insightful. A recent card from the Esther and Abraham Hicks Ask and It Is Given card deck was something I felt I should share. The card reads:<p><b>Life Is Always in Motion, So It</b> …

Three Things I Learned from Teaching Happiness

Since 2014, I have been co-instructing the Greater Good Science Center’s free massive open online course called GG101x: The Science of Happiness. To …

Happiness

Design your personal growth

Over the years, I’ve been so lucky to work on teams that support my growth. Most notably, I’ve learned so much from Percolate, Dropbox, and …

How to meditate: An athlete's guide to mindful meditation

We get it. You’re not into this whole “mindfulness” thing.<p>But know this: The mental wellness discipline, loosely defined as actively practicing …

5 Ways to Rewire Your Brain to Be Positive

How to train yourself to be happier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you realize it or not, the negative experiences you have lived through often influence your decisions. Your brain learns from difficult situations and painful memories, and these experiences get …

Mindfulness

CLOSED: Open Call for Travel Writers: You Could Be Outpost's Next Columnist!

<i>This call closed May 31, 2017—thanks to everyone who pitched us! We got an overwhelming number of responses, and have announced the winners here. The</i> …

Mexico mayor's murder probe leads to mass grave

Clandestine grave containing five other bodies found during investigation into murder of mexican mayor<p>The investigation into the murder of a mayor in central Mexico has led police to a clandestine grave containing five other bodies, authorities have said.<p>The burial spot was found in the community …

Jon Snow Is Dead, You'll Be 'Disappointed' If You Think He's Alive (Says Maisie)

Nothing ever stays dead on "Game of Thrones," and that includes the debate about Jon Snow's status. Did he die at the end of Season 5? Will he be alive in Season 6, which premieres next spring? The Powers That Be have insisted Jon <i>did</i> die and <i>is</i> dead, but then interviews and set sightings and stuff …

TV Series

Books To Base Your Life on (The Reading List)

<i>“I’m not saying that you have to be a reader to save your soul in the modern world. I’m saying it helps.”</i> Walter Mosley<p>I’ve always devoured books. …

100+ School Lunch Box Ideas - Page 2 of 2

School Lunches can become a little boring at times to make for kids. Day by day we take a peek in the fridge and pantry and try to decide what to put …

Tips for Using ISO Settings in Photography

When you as a photographer—amateur or professional, analog or digital–practice your craft or hobby, you will at one time or another become acquainted …

Mount a Grid Organizer in Your Car to Keep Important Stuff at Hand

The Grid-It is great to keep your tech organized and it's one of the must-have tools in your bag. And as Simply.Striking shows, there are other uses …

The Benjamin Franklin Effect: The Surprising Psychology of How to Handle Haters

<i>“We are what we pretend to be,”</i> Kurt Vonnegut famously wrote, <i>“so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.”</i> But given how much our minds mislead us, what if we don’t realize when we’re pretending — who are we then? That’s precisely what <b>David McRaney</b> explores in <b>You Are Now Less Dumb: How to</b> …

The Glif: A Stand and Tripod Mount For All Phones

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>We found it! The photo gizmo with the highest usefulness to square-inch ratio. The Glif is a tiny little thing, …

Mobile Photography

Star trails: how to use your camera’s Bulb mode to capture stunning long exposures

<i>Star trails are a popular subject to shoot this time of year, but knowing how to use your camera’s Bulb mode setting is the only way you’ll get an</i> …

Menu for Jan. 11, Day 10 of the Food Lover's Cleanse 2014

Day 10 of the Food Lover's Cleanse includes Greek yogurt, avocado and smoked salmon on crackers, and roast pork tenderloin<p><b>Breakfast:</b><p>Greek Yogurt with Spiced Pepita and Cashew Crunch and Mango<p><b>Lunch:</b><p>Frisee Salad with Potatoes, Apples, and Hazelnuts<p><b>Snack:</b> Avocado on Rye Crackers with Smoked</b> …

Healthy Eating

House in Yatsugatake / Kidosaki Architects Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located on a sloping mountain ridge at the foot of the Yatsugatake Mountains, this house was designed on …

Madame Sex

Her face was rarely seen—but her voice opened doors instantly in the corridors of international power. Madame Claude’s girls were so ravishing that the Shah of Iran had a weekly standing order flown in, and so accomplished that many of them married well enough to now be smiling serenely from the …

France

5 Ways to Create Detail Photos - Digital Photography School

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Home Tours

How to Take Beautiful Bokeh Christmas Images [With 39 Stunning Examples]

Pin It It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas… and in our forums I’ve noticed more and more great Christmas images being shared – some of which …

How to Hack Your Brain

You are not who you think you are. Your personality and identity is significantly more malleable than you realize. With a few simple tricks, you can …

How to Manipulate People to Do What You Want Without Abandoning Your Ethics

Manipulation is generally a bad skill to use to get what you want, but sometimes it's justifiable when you have a noble cause. Perhaps you're trying …

The Thinking Habit That Changed My Life, by Leo Babauta

I remember one evening, when my life was pretty different and I was overweight and deeply in debt and a smoker and had such a hard time changing …

Positive Thinking

Minimalist Posters Depict The Architecture Of 13 Classic Films

An Italian artist illustrates the iconic buildings of your favorite movies from The Big Lebowski‘s Malibu bachelor pad to The Incredibles‘ futuristic suburban home.<p>Sometimes, even more than wanting to be a film’s beautiful heroine or superhero protagonist, viewers are swept away by a desire to …