Lindsey Zidek

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This Is What Happened When I Pocketed My Phone for a Week

I’ve never seen my co-worker Allen use a phone. I know he has one; I’ve called and texted him, and he asked my opinion on the iPhone 6 versus the …

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Yoga and Louis Vuitton

Is it okay if a yoga instructor carries a Louis Vuitton bag? Can a person be yogic, giving, loving, kind, generous, fun and authentic as an earth being in the real world? Or, should a yogi be super humble? If one practices yoga, should they also practice extreme selfless service to the world? Or, …

Weighted Blanket for Anxiety and Insomnia: How to Make It Work

Messed up sleep can create a long list of secondary issues that can quickly become primary concerns if insomnia or other disturbances continue …

5 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Yoga

No, you don't have to be able to touch your toes to get started.<p>I've been a yoga teacher for seven years and have been practicing for 16—so long before lululemon pants became status symbols. But the more popular yoga becomes, the more I notice people buying into misconceptions about it.<p>Even …

This tree-covered Italian skyscraper gives new meaning to 'green architecture'

The 256-foot and 344-foot towers are covered head to toe in more than 700 trees and 90 species of plants, an achievement that was ingenious enough to land Bosco Verticale second place in this year's Emporis Skyscraper Award.<p>During the winter, sunlight can easily pass through the bare plant life and …

Booze as muse: writers and alcohol, from Ernest Hemingway to Patricia Highsmith

Nobel laureates Faulkner, O’Neill, Hemingway and Steinbeck were alcoholics, as were Brendan Behan, Dylan Thomas, Jean Rhys and many more. Anne …

Literature

19 Simple Daily Habits for a Happier Life

<b>“Hug harder. Laugh louder. Smile bigger. Love longer.” ~Unknown</b><p>Did you ever have it all mixed up?<p>Happiness, I mean. I once thought that a university …