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Modern Southwest Home Decor (how to style the NEW southwest way)

As a southwest girl, I have a very strong dislike to my home state of Arizona’s traditional decor aesthetic. Many homes in the Phoenix area that are …

35+ Modern & Unique Lighting Ideas for Your Kitchen

(Image credit: Cup of Jo)<p>No matter what size your kitchen may be, you should put stock in the ability that an unexpected (and super stylish) light …

Lunchbox Rescue: Easy, Cheap and Healthy DIY Trail Mix

Looking for an easy lunchbox snack to satisfy hungry kids?<p>(Or even hungry adults?)<p>I’m always on the lookout for new snacks to feed my voracious hoard.<p>…

Healthy Eating

Online social networks can help fight social anxiety

Ever since online social networks were first created, people have wondered why they’re popular and how they affect users. Researchers, practitioners …

Stop Blogging on Medium if You Care about SEO [Tool Analysis]

Reconsider Blogging on Medium if You Care about SEO<p>Feb 20, 2018 <br>4 minute read<p>Medium is an extremely popular blogging platform for both newcomers and …

Blogging

Microblogging For Brand Promotion Success

Use Microblogging to Promote Your BrandReaders today are looking for bit-sized content that they can scan and share quickly and easily. Microblogging …

How To Not Feel Embarrassed About Your Blog #Blogging #Bloggers

One of the things I have struggled over the years with is showing my blog to people who are not in my creative life. I used to cringe and shrivel up …

Writing

How Self-Esteem Affects Social Anxiety Disorder

Self-esteem is known to play a role in social anxiety disorder (SAD). While lowered self-esteem may put you at risk of later social anxiety, having …

Modern medicine is failing men by diagnosing them with borderline personality disorder

After years of struggling with depression, impulsive behaviour, trouble with relationships, a distorted self-image, frustrated attempts at therapy and ineffective medication regimes, David O’Garr found himself sitting in the waiting room of a mood disorder clinic.<p>After a three hour wait, and a …

Mental Health

The Number One Thing You Need to Do to Lose Weight Forever, According to Experts

No more yo-yo dieting!<p>Want to lose a little—or a lot—of weight? Forget the get-slim-quick gimmicks and magic bullets and follow the advice of these …

9 Best Jobs for Stay-at-Home Moms to Make Money

Some people say that being a parent is the hardest job of all. There certainly is no limit on the responsibilities that accompany parenthood. Whether …

Employment

4 Behaviors That Risk Your Financial Security

Do you consistently spend more than you make? Do you go on shopping sprees to celebrate a raise or to soothe your disappointment at not getting a …

5 Reasons a Big Paycheck Is Not Worth Staying in a Job You Hate

Life is a journey filled with conundrums. An unwritten rule of thumb is that in order to gain something, you have to give up something. And the place …

3-Ingredient Instant Pot Recipes That Fit Any Budget

The Instant Pot — the programmable electric pressure cooker — was one of the most popular gifts over the holidays, and continues to be a hot …

How to Help Your Adult Children Become Financially Independent

Are your adult children still living at home? Are you sending checks to your post-college sons or daughters to help them pay their student loans, car …

Five Frugal Things | Okay, six. I couldn’t stop.

1. I took in the waist of Zoe’s pajama pants.She’s in that unfortunate stage where the girls’ sizes seem to get really wide at the waist (is it just …

A Cute & Sophisticated 325-Square-Foot NYC Studio

<b>Name:</b> Lauren Rubcic <b><br>Location:</b> Upper East Side — New York, NY <b><br>Size:</b> 325 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 10 months, renting<p>When Lauren found out that she …

13 Words You Should Never Use When Replying to a Customer

It takes a lot for a customer to be willing to interact with a company. People brush by thousands of brands—from restaurants to online tools—on a …

This Amazingly Simple Technique Lets You Learn Anything in 5 Minutes and Remember It Forever | Inc.com

If you're struggling to master a complex topic, a new language, or anything else that seems to strain your brain, Michael Nielsen has a suggestion for you: Try flashcards. Nielsen is a scientist and a research fellow at Y Combinator, and he's written books on such brain-straining topics as quantum …

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big deal: Nothing sets the tone for a space like the color on the walls. So deciding what paint color to …

4 Far-Off Places Unexpectedly Packing Deep Yogic Lessons

408<p>SHARES<p>Zambia<p>Our open-sided Land Rover inched closer to a clearing in the thick bush, and our guide, Fannuel Banda, whispered urgently to us to …

Meditation

Traveling has done wonders for my anxiety — here's how

1/<p>Travel helps me focus on being in the present.<p>Marina Nazario/INSIDER<p>It's easy to fall into the trap of focusing on the future. We make to-do lists, …

Mindfulness

Why Practicing Self-Compassion Improves The Most Competitive People's Performance

Competition is a way of life--compassion should be too.<p>Here in America, we love to compete.<p>Some of us like to compete on the basketball floor. Others prefer to compete in sales. And other academically-minded folks push one another for intellectual dominance in publications.<p>The point is that no …

How to Keep Your Social Media Followers Engaged

Blogging and social media are inseparable from each other. You can’t blog without taking advantage of social media to connect with the audience. In a …

Marketing

Join my Group Pinterest Boards Today!

Joining group Pinterest boards are a vital step in growing your blog audience and gain traffic from the very start of your blog journey.<p>I am …

Where are Millennials moving? The answer may surprise you

It’s no secret that young people are getting married and starting families later in life than their parents did. It is, however, a bit of a secret where they are choosing to settle down.<p>Big cities and their big employers have always attracted young workers, and that’s still true. But a combination …

Real Estate

Personal finance: 15 smart things you can do with $1,000 right now

Deploying $1,000 in any of these ways (or several of them!) can make a meaningful difference in your life -- financially or otherwise.<p>A thousand dollars might be pocket change or a rounding error to multimillionaires and billionaires, but it's a meaningful sum for the rest of us. Any amount of …

Retirement

2 New Easy Ways to Shop at Costco Without Actually Going to Costco

<i>This content originally appeared on MONEY.</i><p>It just got a lot easier to do your grocery shopping at Costco without actually enduring a trip to one of …

The Ultimate List Of Reasons Why You Should Be Blogging

The Ultimate List of Reasons Why You Should be Blogging<p>Oh boy, there are so many reasons why you should be blogging. Just type in ‘blogging reasons’ …