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Google’s former happiness guru developed a three-second brain exercise for finding joy

Chade-Meng Tan, a former engineer, joined Google in 2000 as employee number 107. Though he played an instrumental role in building Google’s mobile search function, among other technological feats, he’s better known for the mindfulness classes he later led for employees. The role earned him the job …

Loyola University

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Vivid color photos from the Great Depression show life in one of America's darkest times

The US entered the Great Depression — one of history's great financial calamities — in the late 1920s, and the country spent most of the 1930s mired in a debilitating economic malaise.<p>It ultimately took the outbreak of World War II to help the US wrench itself out of the protracted slump.<p>Photos of …

New Mexico

10 Awe-Inspiring Things You Can Do to Change Your Life Immediately

This is not rocket science. Who doesn't want to simplify their lives or cut down stress?<p>Why is change so hard? Because change can be scary. We fear the unknown. But as we give in to procrastination, we delay the greater reward: Producing good fruit and experiencing a better life.<p>If you know …

Self-help

The Simple Trick That Helped Me Balance Motherhood and My Career

If you’re a working mom, I am sure that — like me — you’ve often wished you could clone yourself. For me, the first iteration would be a …

Parenting

12 Scientific Reasons Married People Have LEGITIMATELY Better Lives

Let's face it, from all of the available research we have reviewed about marriage and its benefits, the one benefit that stands out most is this: more and more people who get married are getting married "because marriage is a status symbol."<p>Over the years, we have identified many benefits of …

Demographics

11 ways to stop procrastinating right now

Every day, you decide that you're going to finally give up procrastinating forever.<p>And then you decide to put if off till tomorrow.<p>Don't worry. There are tips and tricks out there that'll help you kick procrastination to the curb for good.<p>Here are 11 ideas for getting your productivity back on …

Procrastination

7 Habits of a Happy Brain

You can rewire your brain to enjoy more serotonin, dopamine, oxytocin, endorphin<p>Make this part of each day and you'll like the results:<p><b>Remember that</b> …

Happiness

14 Essential Qualities Of Lasting Love

These days, it can seem like there are happy couples everywhere you look: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, even walking down the street.<p>But if …

The skills you should learn if you want to be happy, according to research

"All of the work that we and other colleagues [have done] leads us to this inevitable conclusion ...well-being is fundamentally no different than learning to play the cello," Richard Davidson, founder of the Center for Healthy Minds at the University of Wisconsin and author of "The Emotional Life …

Happiness

A Better Kind of Happiness

Nearly two and a half millennia ago, Aristotle triggered a revolution in happiness. At the time, Greek philosophers were trying hard to define precisely what this state of being was. Some contended that it sprang from hedonism, the pursuit of sensual pleasure. Others argued from the perspective of …

Happiness

17 Wise Quotes That Will Make You Remarkably Happy | Inc.com

Whoever doesn't think wisdom is the way to inner peace is definitely wrong. Reading calming words can do wonders for our psyche--calming us while simultaneously making us happy deep inside.<p>Read on to discover 17 wise and thoughtful quotes full of wisdom from notable people including the Dalai Lama, …

Happiness

10 Ways You Could Cause Hair Loss With Things You Do All the Time

You might want to stop doing no. 3 so much.<p>As anyone who's ever clogged a bathtub drain or made a hair collage on the walls of a shower knows, people shed their hair. But no one wants to let go of any more precious hair than they need to.<p>Hair loss doesn't just happen in old age either. It not …

Hair Care

The Worst Salad Ingredients for Weight Loss

Dieters often choose salad as a meal option because they think it will help them to lose weight. But many times the salad that they make at home or …

Deciphering restaurant menus: the most confusing terms revealed

Never heard of clamped vegetables? Don’t know the difference between gochujang and guanciale (never mind how to pronounce them)? You’re not alone. Culinary fads come and go quicker than you can say cronuts – and with them a range of food terms that have many of us Googling under the table to decode …

These Toilet Paper Wedding Dresses Will Seriously Blow Your Mind

Chic, soft, and oh so absorbent!<p>Every year, Cheap-Chic-Weddings.com holds a contest to see who among their readers can make the most fabulous wedding dress out of that most common of common household items, toilet paper. The winner receives a prize of $10,000 cash, provided by Charmin, with the …

Weddings

12 Hilarious Photos of People Who Accidentally Dressed Like Their Surroundings

TOO. GOOD.<p>If there's one fashion faux pas worse than dressing exactly the same as someone else, it's dressing exactly as the same as your surroundings. Heh.<p><b>1.</b><p>(via Reddit)<p><b>2.</b><p>(via Reddit)<p><b>3.</b><p><b>4.</b><p>(via Imgur)<p><b>5.</b><p>(via Imgur)<p><b>6.</b><p>(via Imgur)<p><b>7.</b><p>(via TYWKIWDBI)<p><b>8.</b><p>(via Facebook)<p><b>9.</b><p>(via Facebook)<p><b>10.</b><p>(via Imgur)<p><b>11.</b><p>(via …

7 Gorgeous New Libraries Show Us The Future Of Book-Lending

What is a library for?<p>It’s a question that modern readers must reckon with. Even those who aren’t filling their could-be reading time with Netflix reruns have a plethora of options for getting their literature fix. A Kindle, an iPhone, a laptop -- perhaps even an Apple watch -- all make for …

Libraries

Here's What You Should Wear to the Club, According to Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid

Take notes, people.<p>If you're anybody who's anybody right now, you're bound to be seen leaving The Nice Guy, a popular lounge in West Hollywood, California, that evokes the "decadent era of Mafia bars and restaurants, where the owners and their friends can enjoy an evening together."<p>And so it was …

One of the world's most innovative architects just released these free designs for affordable homes

In January, Chilean architect Alejandro Aravena won a Pritzker Prize, architecture's equivalent to the Nobel Prize, for his commitment to designing …

Here's the Differences Between the 6 Most Common Prescription Acne Treatments

When over-the-counter products aren't cutting it, your derm may recommend one of these potent meds. Here's a primer.<p>1. Topical antibiotics.<p>For powerful pimple-fighting effects, derms often prescribe an antibiotic like clindamycin in conjunction with benzoyl peroxide (either separately or in a …

5 Warning Signs He'll Be Dangerous in Bed

This is a good case against dating "bad boys."<p>There are some obvious red flag behaviors when it comes to sex — you wouldn't sleep with a guy who flat-out refuses to use condoms or has a history of sexual violence. But sometimes the signs for someone who might turn violent in bed are there, and you …

No One Knows Why This 17-Year-Old Is Bleeding From Her Eyes

"People just stare."<p>Marnie-Rae Harvey, a 17-year-old from Stroke-on-Trent, England, woke up in the middle of the night in July of 2015 with her face covered in blood. Ever since then, the BBC reports, doctors have been unable to diagnose Marnie-Rae, who frequently bleeds out of her eyes and ears …

What I'd Tell My 16-Year-Old Self About Acne

<i>Source: Ashley Benzo Instagram</i><p>Like every 16 year old, I committed a number of skincare sins from sleeping with my makeup on to over-plucking my eyebrows. But, worse than both of these, were the lengths I went to when it came to covering up my blemishes. Before I started taking the contraceptive …

22 Struggles Only Folks With Big Boobs Understand

First of all, button-down shirts are literally the devil.<p>Despite conventional wisdom (and how Old-Hollywood starlets and Victoria's Secret Angels make it look), having big breasts can actually be pretty inconvenient. As a large-chested person myself, I can't tell you how many times I've looked down …

13 Stages of Texting in a Relationship

From so hot to so, so not.<p>Relationships are beautiful when they begin, full of mystery and sex and slightly provocative texts 12 of your friends read over before you send them. The mystery soon fades, and gives way to more honest and open communication often in the form of disgusting texts about …

What It's Really Like to Be an Adult Male Virgin

"I feel like I make it difficult for myself. I'll tell myself things like, 'She wouldn't want to date a virgin,' or, 'Things couldn't work with her.'"<p>When most people think of virgins, their brains immediately go to images of young women in their teens and early 20s, not men over the age of 22. In …

12 Things Only Women Who Are Trying to Grow Their Hair Out Understand

Avoiding your stylist like the plague because you're so scared they'll remove any of your precious ~*length*~.<p><b>1. When you try to put your hair into a ponytail and just end up feeling like a sad ninja.</b> I wouldn't be surprised if there were multiple people in this world who were on antidepressants …

5 Ways Weight-Loss Transformation Instagrams Can Change Your Life

These brave women put themselves out there on Instagram — and were blown away by the results.<p>Before-and-after weight loss transformation photos are all over Instagram — but women don't share snapshots of themselves at their best and worst for all the same reasons (or for the reasons you'd …