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25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

A List of Books that May Change your Life

I started off 2015 with a 10-day silent Vipassana meditation course, one of the hardest things I’ve ever chosen to do. I wasn’t a meditator. I had …

Books

6 Restorative Yoga Poses That Will Make You Feel Amazing

When was the last time you truly relaxed and allowed your body and mind to take a break from the constant e-mailing, texting, and nonstop working and worrying that sucks up most of our days? While it's ridiculously hard to put down your smartphone and tune out distractions, carving out just a few …

4 Things I Do to Keep Our Grocery Budget at $200 a Month for a Family of Four

Think it's impossible to feed your family on a grocery budget -- toiletries and cleaning supplies included -- of just $200 a month? Think again! Here are some tips on how you and your family can significantly cut your spending.<p>When we first got married five years ago we had less than $1,000 cash to …

Personal Finance

15 things you can stop wasting your money on

Not only are we surrounded by enticing <i>things</i> to buy, but they're at our fingertips with the swipe of a plastic card, leaving us with thinner wallets and a bunch of unnecessary stuff and services.<p>Here are 15 things you can stop wasting your money on today:<p><i>Mandi Woodruff contributed reporting to this</i> …

Personal Finance

Tesla is entering another crisis

The company then upped the amount of stock on offer, to $640 million. CEO Elon Musk will likely purchase $20 million in shares himself.<p>The move surprised no one who has been following the ups and downs of Tesla's fortunes and stock price over the past 12 months, although it came sooner than anyone …

Tesla

8 Refreshing Recipes With Fresh Mint

Mint runneth over in my garden. Luckily, its refreshing, sweet flavor pairs wonderfully with all sorts of dishes.<p><b>1. Mojitos</b><p>When I think mint, I think mojito. This one is tart and sweet -- the perfect cool cocktail for a hot night. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. Minted Cucumber Salad</b><p>Refreshing and light, this …

9 Rice Recipes for the Slow Cooker

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Spanish Rice Recipe from CHOW</i>Rice in the slow cooker? Yes, indeed! That kitchen appliance best known for turning out …

Slow Cookers

9 Delicious Chicken Dinners From Around the World

Spice up your repertoire with these delicious chicken dinners. They come from all over the globe, but are easy to make with ingredients found at your regular supermarket.<p><b>1. Asian BBQ Chicken</b><p>Think of this dish as Chicken Teriyaki with a South Asian flair, or India meets the other flavors of Asia. It …

11 Weight Loss Tips from Professional Nutritionists and Trainers

Weight Loss

Farewell to America

After 12 years in the US, Gary Younge is preparing to depart – as the country’s racial frictions seem certain to spark another summer of conflict<p>For the past couple of years the summers, like hurricanes, have had names. Not single names like Katrina or Floyd – but full names like Trayvon Martin or …

Black Lives Matter

15 Things To Give Up If You Want To Be Happy

Who won E3 2015? Let's rate all the big press conferences

LOS ANGELES — Does anyone really "win" at E3?<p>That's the angle all the post-show analysis tends to take. It makes sense; E3 is the one time of the …

Glassy Pools of Used Motor Oil Reflect the Architectural Splendor of a Swiss Church | Colossal

<p>Created by Swiss artist Romain Crelier, <i>La Mise en Abîme</i> (an idiom that communicates the same thing as “a curveball,” but means, roughly, “to have …

Black like her: Is racial identity a state of mind?

The civil rights activist in Washington state who has come under fire for her disputed racial identity said she was stepping down as president of the NAACP’s Spokane chapter.<p>The civil rights activist in Washington state who came under fire for her racial identity said she was stepping down.<p>While …

Rachel Dolezal

15 Things the Very Married Have That You Probably Don't

"I thought people treating each other badly is the way life is," said Rhonda as I watched her leg nervously shaking during her marriage therapy appointment, motioning toward husband, Jose. "Growing up, dating, and now being married, ugliness is all I've known. My parents were always screaming. I …

Stop eating Nutella and save the forests, urges French ecology minister

Ségolène Royal says Nutella is made using palm oil, which is contributing to deforestation, and urged Ferrero to make the spread with ‘other ingredients’<p>France’s ecology minister, Ségolène Royal, has rankled the company that makes Nutella by urging the public to stop eating its chocolate hazelnut …

Nutella

Amazon wants to turn your neighbor into your deliveryman

The e-tailing giant reportedly developing a mobile app On My Way that would pay participating members of the public to deliver goods<p>Amazon.com is considering recruiting the man on the street to deliver packages to the rest of his neighborhood.<p>The e-tailing giant is developing a mobile app that …

Outsourcing

9 Simple Habits to Start Now for a More Energetic Day Tomorrow

Let’s just accept the fact that most of us don’t cook healthy meals every night, hit the gym every morning or have the best sleep habits. However, there are some simple ways to start working on healthy habits that don’t require you to have the discipline of a drill sergeant. Pick and choose which …

Photographer empowers girls everywhere with 'Strong is the New Pretty'

<i>Editor's Note/Story Update: When Kate. T Parker began photographing her two daughters for her "Strong is the New Pretty" photo series, it was to show her girls the beauty in their own strength. Since the series went viral in 2015, Parker's work has expanded to show the tenacious spirit found within</i> …

50 Quotes to Inspire Your Day

12 Productivity Blogs Smart People Read

Smart is smart. That’s obvious. But how exactly do you become smart? And how do you turn yourself into a productivity ninja? Generally, smart people …

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Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

Home Tours

Five Things PBS Could Teach You About Jimi Hendrix

Guitar god Jimi Hendrix got the PBS treatment last night in the <i>American Masters</i> broadcast of the two-hour documentary <i>Jimi Hendrix</i> – <i>Hear My Train a</i> …

Guitar

10 Must-Try Dishes From San Francisco Survey Winners