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Yale’s beloved happiness class is now on the internet for free

Happiness, they say, is infectious. Perhaps that is why the most popular course ever to be taught at Yale University—this semester enrolling 1,200 students, or a quarter of the undergraduate student body—is one titled “Psychology and the Good Life.”<p>PSYC 157, or “Laurie Santos’ happiness class” as …

Happiness

25 Refreshing Outdoor Shower Ideas For An Easy, Breezy Summer

We hope you like the products we recommend. Just so you are aware, Freshome may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.<p>Have you ever …

Landscaping

Paint Your Front Door This Color and Your Home Could Be Worth $6,000 More

This inexpensive trick can have big returns.<p>You don’t need a touchscreen refrigerator, a WiFi-enabled thermostat or color-changing lightbulbs to pump …

Here’s how to stop worrying so much

Ever feel like you can’t turn your brain off? Worried about how to stop worrying? We all deal with this when life gets challenging.<p>There is a way to …

Mindfulness

10 Life Habits All Extremely Happy People Prioritize

These lifelong habits build material and emotional wealth.<p>Many things in this world are a waste of time. I find myself wanting to maximize every second of my day--from the moment I wake up to the minute I fall asleep. Unfortunately, this high motivation creates a problem--discerning worthwhile …

25 Minutes. 13 Moves. One Total-Body Pilates Workout That Burns So Good

There are some sweat sessions that leave you wondering if you even got a good workout. And then there are others that make you shake, sweat, and feel …

Roofing Materials and Installation Costs, Plus Pros and Cons: Asphalt Shingles, Metal, Slate, Tiles - Roof Cost Estimator - Calculate Your Roof Replacement Costs

There’s a simple reality that homes with steep-pitched roofs are going to cost more to install or replace a roof compared to homes with flat or …

Try these shrubs and ground covers if you have a really shady yard

Question<p>We're doing a job in Arlington and the front of the property faces north in the winter, getting almost five months of shade. What plant …

Why the Japanese Are Taking 'Forest Baths'

Forest bathing is the latest Japanese wellness trend coming to the U.S.<p>For the times when you just need an escape, take a cue from the Japanese and …

Healthy Fall Recipes

When the air is crisp and the leaves start to fall, you'll love recipes that showcase the season's best flavors. The smell of apples and pumpkin …

Skillet Skills: 7 Meals You Can Make In a Single Cast Iron Pan

Have you been cooking with cast iron lately? A skillet is definitely worth the investment with it's durable versatility. Take a look at these 7 ways …

Cooking

10 New England Small Towns Loaded With Charm

The old New England—that land of the stacked-stone field walls and little red-brick downtowns nestled in the hills or tucked in beside historic …

4 Steps to a Complete To-Do List Clean Out

Unclutter your to-do list by finally checking off your most dreaded tasks.<p>We all have them -- those onerous, boring, or socially awkward tasks that haunt our to-do lists for days or weeks as we struggle to motivate ourselves to actually tackle them. Over time these dreaded items pile up, making you …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

12 Easy Ways to Get Over Your Laziness

Stop making excuses for why you cannot get it done and start focusing on all the reasons why you must make it happen, here are 12 easy ways to overcome your laziness so you can reach your goals.<p>Being highly productive isn't a natural talent for everyone. Some of us have a naturally strong work …

Ramblin' through Dave's Garden

A recurring theme in the garden (and in life, I suppose), is that things do not always turn out as you want, or expect. My best guess is that more …

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A Mood Board Can Jump-Start Your Home Decor Plan

Whether you are relocating or just moving into your first home to call your own, coming up with a decor plan can seem daunting. With so many options available, it may be difficult to know where to start. Analysis paralysis can leave you with bland Linen White paint color still on the walls and your …

Europe's 52 best secret beaches

The beach is the key to many a great holiday – from first childhood steps across the sand to teenage posturing and strolls en famille. But the perfect beach is rarely found by chance.<p>The coasts of the Mediterranean and the Atlantic are fringed with an overwhelming array of beaches - many of which …

Beaches