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The Only Love Quotes Collection Everyone Needs

Love is the most powerful emotion a human being can experience. It’s also hard to put into words, but these love quotes make saying what you’re …

Stop Chasing Happiness: 17 Alternative Ways to Live a Great Life

<b>“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we’d have a pretty good time.” ~Edith Wharton</b><p>I have a question for you.<p>What would you be willing to sacrifice …

STOP Settling in Your Relationship — You Deserve More

If you're wondering whether or not you're settling in a relationship, you most likely are. Though the standards for what "settling" means is …

7 Homemade Detox Drinks for Weight Loss

These homemade detox drinks for weight loss are a natural way to melt the fat fast. Detoxification removes toxins and helps you reach your weight …

My 10 Favorite DIY Projects!

Here are my 10 favorite DIY projects from Ryobi Nation! I have been posting DIY projects on Ryobi Nation for a couple years now but today I thought …

10 Yoga Exercises to Undo Damage of a Desk Job

<b></b>Challenge: Sit behind a desk and try to maintain good posture: straight spine, feet on the floor about hip distance apart, weight evenly distributed …

Chocolate-Avocado Banana Bread

Avocado replaces the butter or oil usually used in banana bread and also makes this treat extra moist.<p>Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:3 hr 20 minActive:10 min<p>…

Accidents, Blunders and Calamities

4 Relationship Traps to Avoid & Tips to Keep Your Love Strong

<b>“Love does not obey our expectations; it obeys our intentions.” ~Lloyd Strom</b><p>When I started dating, I did a terrible job of it.<p>I fell in love at the …

The Long-Term Relationship Survival Tip Guide

This August, my husband and I will be celebrating 35 years of marriage. Yes, we even did it all wrong. I was truly a child bride.<p><i>Our engagement picture; I was 18.</i><p>What is real is that we are "happily enough" married. Still. The truth is, that we have all kinds of shit going down around us all the …

3 Sample Workout Schedules for a Complete Exercise Program

If you're a new exerciser or you're trying to get back to exercise, knowing where to start is a challenge. The right workout schedule will depend on …

Exercise

Why Women Really Leave The Men They Love

<i>By Justice Schanfarber</i><p>As a marriage counselor working with men and women in relationship crisis, I help clients navigate numerous issues. While many situations are complex, there's one profoundly simple truth that men need to know: <i>Women leave men they love</i>.<p>They feel terrible about it. It tears …

Beat Bloat with Yoga

If holiday overindulgence has upset your digestion, beat bloat and flatten your belly with these 14 yoga poses

8 Tiny Habits That Will Make You Happier | Inc.com

Everything around us is changing at warp speed, it seems--but some things will always remain the same. That's why habits are so powerful. Some of the smallest of our daily habits have the power to always give us happiness and help steer us toward success.<p>Here are eight little habits that can make a …

Happiness

You Need This DIY Murphy Bar in Your Life ASAP

Ladies and Gentlemen: Welcome to one of my favorite projects of all time — the wall-mounted murphy bar. There are so many reasons why I love this project. Small-space living is real, and this bar is the perfect solution. This DIY bar can be used for cocktail hour or a craft desk space. Plus, it’s …

Woodworking

These Nighttime Yoga Moves Will Help You Sleep

No other sleep tricks required.<p>Who needs lullabies or a warm glass of milk when you have yoga?<p>The practice is notorious for being a great way to squeeze in some exercise or flexibility training -- but it's also the perfect way to unwind before hitting the hay. In the Udaya video above, yoga …

Lessons From a Marriage

In a few days, we will celebrate fifty years together. That we have lived this long is due, undoubtedly, more to genetic and environmental luck, modern medicine, and some reasonable choices than to anything else. That we have stayed married this long owes much to the social support of family and …

10 Totally Bogus Stresses You Need to Let Go Of

Let's face it: this is a stressful world! And while I can't advice you to stop opening your monthly bills or driving to work so you can avoid traffic (though believe me, I wish I could tell you to do just that!), I can say that many of our daily stresses are actually incredibly simple, incredibly …

Try This Bottoms-Up Kettlebell Challenge for Increased Strength

Kettlebell exercises are not for the faint of heart or the lax of technique. They are tremendously helpful in improving motor control and movement …

The Beginner’s Guide to Mindfulness: 8 Helpful Tips

May 27, 2016 by Justin Whitaker<p>A guest post from Janet Miller<p>You don’t have to be a Buddhist (or a hippy) to practice mindfulness, and you don’t have …

10 Tutorials That Will Get You in the Mood to Sew!

We're having a bundle sale in our shop this weekend (only!) and one of the courses on sale is our Sew with Us e-course! You can see all the bundles …

Why is the history of Chinese philosophy now the most popular course at Harvard? Top tips on how to become a better person according to Confucius and co<p>People are often surprised to learn that Confucius, Mencius, Laozi and other classical Chinese philosophers weren’t rigid traditionalists who …

Taoism

UHeart Organizing: DIY Canvas Color-Blocked Totes

Sewing has never been one of my strongest skills, but I am always wanting and willing to learn more. I have sewed basic curtain panels and attempted …

12 Business Ideas You Can Start Working on Right Now

Ready to become an entrepreneur, but lacking a great idea? We've got a dozen of the best.<p>You've got the itch. You're fed up with your day job. You're totally self-motivated and willing to work a ton. You don't mind taking a little risk if it could lead to something great. You can network like a …

20 Rules to Live by for Those Who Want to Lose 10 Pounds in 3 Weeks

Weight Loss

Get Lean and Strong with This Metabolism-Boosting Yoga Workout

Counteract all those hardcore workout routines with one that stretches and lengthens your muscles while revving up your metabolism<p>We all want a …

Exercise