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How To Incorporate Vintage Decor Into Every Room

Everything old really can be new again if you only look at it in a new way.<p>Brent Ridge and Josh Kilmer-Purcell, authors of <i>Beekman 1802 Style: The Attraction of Opposites</i>, offer their best tips to integrate old decor with new finds throughout your home.

12 Color Meanings — And How To Use Them In Your Home

Whether you want to add energy to a dull room or calm a hectic one, these are the colors for you.<p>Whether you want to add energy to a dull room or calm a hectic one, this guide will help you pick the color that suits you best.

15 Insanely Easy Ways to Decorate for the Holidays

'Tis the season for sparkling lights, beautiful trees, and garlands galore! Decking out your home for the holidays is always enjoyable, but it can …

18 Bathroom Updates You Can Do in a Day

The bathroom may not be the venue of choice for your next social gathering, but on any given day, it receives a number of visitors—and for that …

Colorful Decorating Ideas for a Small Room

When faced with the daunting task of decorating a small space, the easy way out is usually turning to neutrals. Many decorating dilemmas have been …

15 ways to display Christmas ornaments beyond the tree

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Guess Which Hollywood Actress Makes The Most Money Per Movie?

Hollywood actresses might be fighting for equal pay — but that doesn't mean some of them aren't raking it in for their roles.<p><i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> …

Scientists say this simple psychological shift can help you achieve your goals

Fortunately, you'll have plenty of opportunities to redeem yourself, even before January 1, 2017.<p>The key? Be on the lookout for days that seem like transition points.<p>In doing so, you'll be harnessing the power of what researchers call the "fresh-start effect." Whenever we feel like there's a chance …

A self-made millionaire who interviewed 1,200 wealthy people noticed one behavior they all have in common

Rich people think selfishness is a virtue, he explains in "How Rich People Think," while average people think selfishness is a vice.<p>"The rich go out there and try to make themselves happy. They don't try to pretend to save the world," he tells Business Insider. "If you're not taking care of you, …

Female Viagra or Not, You’ll Want to Get Between These Sheets

Now that Addyi, the so-called female version of Viagra, has the stamp of approval from the FDA, everyone’s got an opinion—advocates say it’s a leap forward for women’s rights and sexual dysfunction, critics think it’s not effective enough and makes a joke out of pharmaceutical lobbying. If your …

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Best Looks: Karlie Kloss

So chic!<p>Whether she's wearing a cutout gown on the red carpet or just jeans in the airport, Karlie Kloss makes every outfit a <i>lewk</i><i>.</i> See all of the model's best moments.

Emily Ratajkowski Is Unstoppable

<b>Who:</b> Emily Ratajkowski<p><b>Where:</b> A photocall for her new film “We Are Your Friends” at Marquee in New York.<p><b>When:</b> Tuesday, August 18th<p><b>What:</b> A Solace London Spring 2015 jumpsuit and Stuart Weitzman “Nudist” sandals.<p><b>Why:</b> Ratajkowski may be notorious for posing in the buff, but with her recent wardrobe …

6 Trends That Aren't Dying Anytime Soon

Don't label these items "so last season" just yet.<p>We're always paying attention to the must-have items each season, and while some are short-lived, others—like skinny jeans and cross-body bags—have real staying power and maybe even become wardrobe staples. Here, are a few items we won't be labeling …

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The 5 Biggest Reasons People Remain Stuck

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the entrepreneurial world, being stuck is one of the most frustrating situations imaginable, especially for entrepreneurs. By nature, these folks are eager to push the boundaries and work towards the future so being in a rut is a …

13 Incredibly Smart Tips To Be Happier From Mental Health Experts

Genius tips from people whose job it is to make you feel better.

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4 Ways to Hold Yourself Accountable to Your Goals

Over the past few years, I've struggled with staying consistent with goals that I set for myself. I would make goals, legitimate things I wanted learn, or ways I wanted to better myself, and not stick to it. For instance, I attempted quite a few times to gain conversational fluency in a language, …

7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well | Inc.com

Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of us are working longer, trying to fit it all in.<p>That's the wrong approach. There's plenty of …

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9 Proven Success Factors That Can Accelerate Your Career and Life | Inc.com

Brian Tracy is a highly recognized and sought-after speaker, coach, trainer, and author who travels extensively around the world. His presentations and seminars cover a multitude of areas, including personal development, leadership, time management, public speaking, business, and sales …

7 ways to dominate your 20s

Lets face it, if you are in your 20s, you are in your freaking prime.<p>Your metabolism hasn't slowed down too much, your acne is starting to clear up, your parents are possibly starting to respect you, and you're hopefully starting to make some money while trying to figure out where you "belong" in …

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10 Hot Healthy Ways To... Motivate Yourself

• Grazia<br>• Life<br>• Health Fitness<p>by Daniela Morosini | 18 08 2015<p>Got big dreams but struggle to motivate yourself? Often the only thing keeping us from …

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What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

17 Small Habits To Make You More Productive

<i>“The goal of a mini-habit is to be consistent. In fact, consistency is much more important than what you accomplish with this daily habit.”</i><p><b>The</b> …

Esthaem’s Photographs Explore Sexuality, Intimacy And Identity

Based in Linz, Austria, Esthaem is a fine art photographer delving into the themes of identity, intimacy and sexuality. His images feature mostly …

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This Is the Bag Every College Girl Needs When Heading Back to School

This fall we're introducing the purse backpack, aka the most important back-to-school piece to shop for (other than fresh kicks, first day outfits, …

Why We Laugh—or Do We?

(LET’S GET THIS THING SETTLED, MR. EASTMAN)<p>In order to laugh at something, it is necessary (1) to know <i>what</i> you are laughing at, (2) to know <i>why</i> you are laughing, (3) to ask some people why <i>they</i> think you are laughing, (4) to jot down a few notes, (5) to laugh. Even then, the thing may not be cleared …

10 Free Clean and Minimal Resumé Templates to Help You Get the Job

We talk a lot about the importance of portfolios here at Design Instruct but having a great resumé will get you the interview. Continue</b> …

How Google’s Networking Infrastructure Has Evolved Over The Last 10 Years

Google today announced that it wants to fix your home Wi-Fi, but internally, it has long been working on far more complex networking issues. To connect the hundreds of thousands of machines that make up a Google data center, you can’t just use a few basic routers and switches. So to manage all the …

10 Reasons Why You Might Be Financially Stressed

Stress can come from many directions in life -- career, school, family, relationships, health -- and especially money.<p>The American Psychological Association recently reported that money remains the number one stressor for 72 percent of Americans -- above work, the economy, family responsibilities …

Get Your Sex Education On With These 14 Documentaries Streaming on Netflix

If you've exhausted your collection of sex-filled flicks, it's time to open the doors to a genre that is both arousing and factual at the same time: love and sex documentaries. We've rounded up the best racy but true documentary films now streaming on Netflix, so sit back, relax, and prepare to get …

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