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How I Went From Living in My Car to Owning My Own Company

What I learned about success and overcoming adversity from living in my car.<p>When I was 18 years old, I moved into a Honda Civic. I didn't get along with my parents, didn't have money for an apartment, and was not attending college. I read a lot about the student debt crisis many young people face …

Motivation

How to eliminate sugar from your diet in 21 days

Mounting research shows that going overboard on sugar can lead to high cholesterol and blood pressure and a greater risk of cancer, diabetes, and heart disease, not to mention excess weight gain.<p>But there’s a difference between added sugars and the kinds found naturally in whole foods, like …

10 Weekend Trips To Take This Spring

The dreary months of winter may have you hankering for a vacation, and spring is the perfect time to take a quick weekend getaway. Whether you’re …

This Espresso Chocolate Cake Is Perfectly Acceptable for Breakfast

Adding just a little espresso not only amplifies the chocolate flavor of this cake, it also makes it totally suitable for breakfast.<p>We may not be the first to preach "eat cake for breakfast," but we definitely have the best recipe to accompany the sentiment.<p>The baking community knows that even the …

An entrepreneur who raised over $1 million for his company at age 19 shares 3 tips that will make you more successful

Nearly five years after launching One, the app is connecting college students at Harvard, Yale, Princeton, and more than 20 other campuses. Levy serves as the company's chief operating officer.<p>He's also the founder of Silicon Valley's NextGen conference, which brings together future startup …

Here’s How to Scientifically Train Your Mind to Be Happy

Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like accounting and law) can lead you toward a pervasive pessimism that …

Silicon Valley

19 Healthy Drinks Your Bartender Won't Hate You For Ordering

A Bloody Mary is a vital part of your five a day.

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps

It’s 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. …

Time Management

The 25 Best Jobs For Work-Life Balance

<i>To determine some of the best jobs for work-life balance, job search and salary comparison site Glassdoor.com</i> <i>gathered employee feedback on work-life balance in various occupations over the past year. Each occupation must have received at least 75 work-life balance ratings from U.S.-based employees</i> …

25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, <i>these tricks aren’t really hidden at all</i>. We’ve even had a few articles here on BGR with tips that were indeed unknown to most users, but the savvy iOS device owners out there were undoubtedly …

15 Weird Ways Celebrities Stay Hot

From Kim Kardashian's waist-whittling corset to Miranda Kerr's R-rated workout.<p>It's unsurprising that some of our favorite A-listers have some tricks up their sleeves for looking their very best. Some of their methods, however, are definitely on the quirky side. From Kim Kardashian's …

Fitness

Dinner Roll Heaven Exists Within This Recipe For Pull-Apart Garlic Dinner Rolls

Flaky never felt so fabulous.<p>Preheat oven to 375°F / 190°C<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>* 1 tube refrigerated biscuits<p>* 3 Tbsp. butter, melted<p>* ½ tsp garlic powder<p>* 2 Tbsp. fresh parsley, minced<p>* 1 cup shredded mozzarella<p>Cut biscuits into fourths, and place in a large mixing bowl. Add the butter, garlic powder, …

The ‘Netflix’ of Beer Wants to Deliver Craft Beer to Your Door

We caught up with Brewpublik co-founder Charlie Mulligan to discuss how statistical algorithms can make for happy customers, good beer, and good business.<p>After graduating college and becoming a number-cruncher for a big bank, Charlie Mulligan realized that university had failed him on a pretty …

Suicide bomber kills 10, wounds 15 in Istanbul tourist area

ISTANBUL (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated a bomb in the heart of Istanbul's historic district on Tuesday, killing 10 foreigners — most of them …

The Latest: Thousands gather for vigil for California dead

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The latest on the mass shooting at a social service facility in San Bernardino, California (all times local):<p>10:45 …

Best Breakfast Sandwiches in the U.S.

Sandwiches are perfect for breakfast--whether you prefer a classic bacon, egg and cheese or an insane waffle concoction. Here, F&W editors name their …

Best mobile games of November 2015 (pictures)

5 Things Smart Business People Never Say

These sayings are extremely common. They're also dangerous.<p>If a saying is old or common enough, people tend to accept it without much thought. Advice like "always follow your heart" and "what they don't know won't hurt them" isn't only wrong; it's dangerous.<p>I spoke recently with Alexander Kjerulf, …

makemistakes

14 ways 20-somethings should invest their time to set themselves up for long-term success

It was good advice when Ben Franklin said it, and it's good advice now, no matter your age.<p>But your 20s are a particularly crucial time in life. Many call these the "formative" years, and the habits you form can carry you through the rest of your life.<p>So what's the best way to spend this time?<p>We …

How much sex will make me happy?

If you are in a couple, it will make you happiest if you have it once a week. But having it more often won’t increase your happiness<p>You can’t have too much of a good thing, can you? And sex is definitely a good thing. Several studies show that couples are likely to be satisfied with their …

Happiness

13 Wildly Creative, Healthy Breakfasts Your Kids Will Love

Morning routines can become, well, pretty routine (and that’s the best case scenario). Most of the time it’s more like a mad dash -- wrangling your kids to get up and out of bed, making sure they’re packed and organized for school, and taking the dog out for a walk all before 8 a.m. You do your …

21 Healthy Meals (and Desserts) You Can Make in a Mug

The microwave gets a bad rap these days, but when you’re running late or only have 10 minutes between errands, tossing a few ingredients in a mug for …

5 reasons why anxiety is so difficult to cope with (and what you can do about it)

<b>(hikrcn/Shutterstock)</b><p>If we aren’t careful, we can makes things worse. Here are some effective ways to keep your emotions under control<p>Melanie Greenberg<p>December 1, 2015 9:00am (UTC)<p>Have you ever had a friend or family member tell you to “just get over it” when you felt sad or worried? If getting rid …

3 tips from the expert who teaches mindfulness at Google, Microsoft, Sony, and Nike

Reflexively, I pick it up and check my personal email. I see this month's electric bill and my latest credit card bill. <i>Didn't I just pay those?</i> I wonder.<p>Against my better judgment, I open both emails, and the prospect of more money going out as opposed to in causes a good deal of anxiety to rise …

Execute Email Marketing that Doesn't Look Like Spam by @cobystephens244

<i>By Coby Stephens</i><p>Email marketing is important for any website owner who wants return visitors…and for anyone who wants it to actually work.<p>The last …

Marketing

3 Tips for Maximizing Your Happiness at Work

Setting boundaries at the office can be the key to freedom and success.<p>We all want to be successful at work. So why are some people high achievers in the office while others never seem to get anything done? You have two options in order to find success at work: Stumble upon an ancient lamp with a …

Work-life Balance

40 Crucial Lessons From The Most Famous Graphic Designers in History

<i>While graphic design can sometimes feel like a brand new industry, it’s actually quite the opposite.</i>Graphic design is an industry that has been …

7 Oatmeal Bakes for the Perfect Make-Ahead Breakfast

As the old saying goes, "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." And yet, every morning we're …

Breakfast

This Simple Expression Might Be The Key To A Happy Marriage

There's power in "thank you."<p>It turns out, the secret to wedded bliss isn't complicated. According to a new study published in the journal Personal Relationships, all it takes is expressing gratitude.<p>Researchers from the University of Georgia found that when spouses feel appreciated, it directly …

The best beer from every state

We found the best beer in every state and Washington, DC, based on reviews from craft-beer authority RateBeer.com as well as the opinions of beer experts.<p>Keep scrolling to see which brew is repping your home state.