Kristin Pett

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12 Ways To Make Microsoft Word Documents Look Great

If your resume always comes out of Word looking terrible, then pay attention.<p>Gone are the days when Clippy would pop up, offer to help you write a letter when you were typing up a resume, and generally insist on improperly formatting your Word document. Still, we haven't come <i>that</i> far. If you stick …

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Your personality can invite loneliness, and loneliness can shape your personality

It's often assumed that personality is largely fixed, like your height or shoe size. But a better analogy might be between personality and body …

Maybe We Were Wrong About The Link Between Birth Order And Personality

Does being an oldest, middle or youngest child shape the person you become?<p>According to a large body of research on birth order, the answer is yes -- a child's rank in the family may exert a significant influence on their personality and intelligence. These studies have found that oldest children …

Healing Practices for Empathic People

20 Jul 2015 by Ascension Lifestyle Contributor Healing, Health & Wellness, Lifestyle, Personal Development, Universal Consciousness<p><b>Empathic Medicine</b> …

Bobbi Kristina Brown Family Ballistic Over Death Bed Photo

Bobby Brown's sister Leolah just unleashed her rage over news that someone is selling a photo of Bobbi Kristina laying in her death bed.<p>Leolah is …

Steph Curry hits a halfcourt shot while riding a scooter

We know Stephen Curry can hit a halfcourt shot backwards. And now, apparently, he can make one while riding a PhunkeeDuck, a type of scooter.<p>What will the NBA MVP think of next?<p><i>(Thanks to Bleacher Report for bringing this to our attention.)</i>

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Locals Everywhere Want to Know: What's Wrong With America?

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Which Phone is Faster: The iPhone 6 or the Galaxy S6?

Source: Samsung.com<p>Sam Rutherford and Alex H. Cranz recently published a report at Tom’s Guide crowning the Samsung Galaxy S6 “the world’s fastest …

Low-Alcohol Cocktails, so You Can Day Drink All Day Long

This picnic ain't a track meet; it's a marathon. The key to successful day drinking is to choose one of these low alcohol cocktails. And sip slowly.<p><b>The key to successful day-drinking is</b> choosing low-octane cocktails that pack more flavor than potency. Because let's be real: If you're going to sip …

Alcohol

Put That Cucumber Down—Pickle This Instead

Last summer I was lucky enough to be the recipient of a friend’s backyard vegetable bounty.<p>Nearly every week I could count on opening my front door to find a basket teeming with beefsteak tomatoes, cucumbers, snap peas, chard, kale, and tubs of Sun Gold cherry tomatoes. I could also count on …

Buy a Cheap Bottle of Booze and Infuse Your Own Flavored Vodka Immediately

Homemade infused vodka: So much easier than you think!<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow may work on the internet, but when it comes to cooking, she prefers to keep it old-school. From making her own butter (seriously) to grinding her coffee beans by hand, Bilow’s all about doing things the slow</i> …

Alcohol

Daily hits and misses in pop culture

Sugar does not make children hyperactive, claims psychologist

Professor David Benton says it's a myth that sugary food and drinks make children hyperactive but parents expect children to misbehave<p>For any parent who has witnessed the manic mayhem of a children’s birthday party, it might come as something of a shock, but sugar does not make children more …

Diabetes