Lindsay

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30 Ways Revive Spontaneous Happiness You’ve Longed For Since Childhood

Do you ever find yourself searching for happiness?<p>You search, you make a forced effort, and still…you find it difficult to fill that void in your …

7 Of The Best Food Blogs For Eating On A Budget

It's no secret that eating on a budget often ends up in eating a lot of processed food. Fruits and vegetables, especially if they're organic, are more expensive than most food you'll find in a bag. A study released last year in the British Medical Journal found that it costs $1.50 more a day, or …

15 Ways To Level Up in this Game Called Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Life is game. And like in video games, you can level up.<p>It’s kind of similar no?<p>In games, you gain experience points by killing monsters, traversing …

5 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Getting Out of Bed for a Morning Workout

You can totally wake yourself up for a.m. exercise! You're just going to have to pull a fast one...on yourself.<p>You've tried to become one of those morning workout people (gotta love 'em!), but when that dreaded alarm goes off, your body is all, 'No. Just no.' And by the time your mind remembers …

Fitness

61 Ways to Lose Weight

Small changes can lead to really great results<p>A few years ago, one of my friends at <i>Men's Health</i> stepped on the scale and was horrified by the result. He'd somehow managed to pack 20 pounds of flab onto his previously skinny frame. When he looked into the mirror, he saw a fat guy staring back. He …

Nutrition

10 Things You Should Never, Ever Apologize For

It's time to start owning your decisions.<p>How many times have you said the word <i>sorry</i> today? You might be using it more than you realize—and that's the message behind this provocative new commercial from Pantene (the same company that released a gutsy commercial about workplace double standards last …

Maya Angelou

The 1-Month Bridal Bootcamp Workout

You don't have to be engaged to reap the benefits<p>We tapped Danielle Hopkins, Equinox Instructor and Group Fitness Manager, for her no-fail, month-long full body bootcamp, designed for brides-to-be, their well-dressed guests or anyone looking to amp it up before a big event this summer. Here, her …

Workouts

DIY Toasted Almond Fortune Cookies

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: A nutty take on fortune cookies that you can make at home and fill with your own fortunes.</i><p>Everybody should spend at least one week of their lives making dumplings. Over …

Why The Pain of Miscarriage Made Me Want A Wedding (and Lots of Sequins)

Our wedding began with an ending, a painful, unexplainable loss. It was also the impetus for changing how I perceived myself as a woman, a wife, and …

Creative Eye Makeup Illustrations by Tal Peleg

Israeli makeup artist Tal Peleg, aka Scarlet Moon, uses eyeshadow and eyeliner to do more than simply shade in her eyelids. Instead, the creative makeup genius turns eyelids into her own personal canvas for clever mini paintings. She takes the small patch of skin that surrounds the eye and …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

71 Resources to Run Better Today

Runners rejoice: We’re recognizing National Running Day with more than a jog around the block. Here are 71 resources to offer inspiration, help …

Greatist Workout of the Day: Monday June 10th

Hey, GWOD-ers, welcome to the new month of GWODs! This strength-based cycle is again programmed by Rog Law and Nia Shanks, two of the best and …

Are You Messing Up the Simple X+Y=Z Formula for Building Confidence? | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Sometimes, you just can’t bring yourself to do it.<p>You want to start writing, but don’t think you’re good enough<br>• You want to talk to <i>that</i> girl or guy, …

6 Simple Ways to be a Positive Human | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

In 1994, Prof. Masaru Emoto ran some experiment on water. He found that after his team were giving good words, playing fine music, or praying to …

Tips On Setting Realistic Goals That Will Ensure Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

When affecting change in our lives we are often stymied by our own human nature to get things done and get them done now. <i>I want those ten pounds gone</i> …

A Practical Guide To Having Everything You Want | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>My Wage</b><p><b>I bargained with Life for a penny,</b><p><b>And Life would pay no more,</b><p><b>However I begged at evening</b><p><b>When I counted my scanty store.</b><p><b>For Life is a just</b> …

Motivation

3 Secret Techniques To Build Self Confidence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Introduction</b><p>These 3 exercises that I am sharing with you today get to the core of low confidence and low self-esteem. Unlike other superficial …

The 7 Bad Habits of Highly Unhealthy People | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>There are a number of reasons why many of us fail to take control of our health.</b><p>Everything from time, lack of quality information, and motivation …

5 Steps to Detoxify Your Inner Self | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Have you ever felt like you were bloated with all the negative thoughts that you have created for yourself? Have you ever been under deep pressure …

3 Ways to Harness the Power of Affirmations | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

When I first started using affirmations I didn’t really know what I was doing. I figured that if I said a statement enough times, I’d start to …

The Lazy Person's Guide To Not Being Lazy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Do you feel dead tired after work? Can’t wait to sit down in that comfortable sofa of yours? Basically, you feel lazy, right?<p>You see, what I have …

How to Shake Up Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

You step into your empty home after another monotonous day at your 9 to 5 job and all of a sudden, you begin to wonder to yourself: when was the last …

Stuck? 9 Ways to Move Your Life Forward | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Feeling stuck is a very disempowering state of mind. You want something, but something else outside of your control is making you feel powerless.<p>You …

Reducing Anxiety and Worry the Lady Killer Way | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Wouldn’t it be great if our feelings were like the soldiers on a battlefield?<p>Soldiers are trained to follow orders and are commanded by a superior. …

Mindfulness

The Art Of Self-Love | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

We spend many years learning and practicing the art of self-hate. Hating our bodies, our thoughts and our feelings, we walk through life under a …

How quick and intense workouts can help you get fitter

It’s a commonly-held assumption that getting in shape requires hours and hours of rigorous exercise. But some fitness experts believe all that’s …