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We reveal secret parks in Center City, South Philly, the Penn campus, and the Northeast.

7 Secret Parks to Hang in This Summer<p>Tired of overly friendly dogs, chess hustlers and wayward Frisbees? Try a lie-in at one the city's …

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The Dessert Solution for ADHD Nutrition

They skimp on breakfast, skip lunch, and seldom sit through dinner, despite your serving foods that they loved just last week. But say the word …

Easy Smoky Eye Makeup

I just thought I’d do a little post on the quick eye makeup I have been doing recently. It is really simple, really fast and really rather effective …

7 Storage Lessons to Steal From This Cheery Kitchen Makeover

We'll never look at a corner, bedroom dresser, or pocket door the same way.<p>When we spotted Kim and Scott's kitchen makeover on their blog, Yellow Brick Home, our first thought was "gorgeous!" But upon closer inspection, we might want to trade in our adjective for "smart." Seriously, we're so …

Qsymia, Another Weight Loss Drug, Wins FDA Approval

And away we go! Another weight loss drug, <b>Qsymia</b>, has won FDA approval.<p>Surprise! The “new” medication for weight loss is a combination of two existing …

Weight Loss

Top 18 houseplants for purifying the air you breathe, according to NASA

Houseplants do wonders for a house: they breathe new life to a room, add a bright pop of color, and purify the air. Not all plants are equally …

Registered Nurse (RN)- Experienced- Hematology Clinic job - Children's Hospital Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA

<b>Requirements:</b><br>Registered Nursing License<p>Graduation from NLNAC and/or CCNE accredited school of nursing or college.<br>• BSN preferred.<br>• BLS required.<br>• At least …

Wellness Staff Nurse - JeffCare Alliance job - Thomas Jefferson University and Hospitals - Philadelphia, PA

Responsibilities<p>Position available for a Wellness Nurse in the JeffCare Alliance/ WellTrack One Department at Jefferson<p>As part of the Advanced …

Leah Kelley Gained Weight, Lost Weight and Learned to Love Herself at Every Size

The former plus-sized model on her #bodyevolution.<p>While gaining weight resulted in gained success as a plus-sized model, Leah Kelley realized that booking major campaigns wasn't worth putting her health at risk.<p>Years after shedding most of the pounds she purposefully put on, the blonde beauty …

A psychologist reveals the biggest predictor of happiness — and it's not money

When psychologist Arthur Aron was a graduate student in the 1960s, he was looking around for something to study for his dissertation. But he didn't want just any topic. He wanted to find one "that people thought couldn't be studied scientifically and then prove that it could be," he said.<p>And then …

7 Subtle and Slightly Bizarre Signs You Need More Sleep

Turns out we could all use a little more shut-eye: Four in 10 Americans don’t get the recommended seven hours of sleep per night. As a result, we’re …

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This Dad Found a Wonderful Use for Restaurants' Leftover Crayons

In 2011, Bryan Ware was enjoying his birthday dinner at a restaurant with his wife and two sons. He was watching his kids draw on the paper …

American Retro Time Capsule Homes

<i>K</i>itschy design is being reproduced so much these days you can’t really tell if something is actually retro anymore. But what about the original retro …

8 Habits Everyone Should Take Up In Their 30s

Are you in your 30s? There are some great habits people pick up in their 30s that make their lives easier, healthier and more fun. Check them out …

Sephora Customers Are Protesting ‘Epic Rewards Day’ by Returning Tons of Product

Sephora customers have come up with their own way to get back at the retailer for bungling its popular Epic Rewards Day promotion, according to Consumerist. Instead of waiting for an official solution to the mess, which Sephora has promised to hand down by September 10th, a customer rallied fellow …

This Makeup Artist Transforms Men With No-Makeup Makeup

For many of us amateur makeup mavens, we learned all we know about makeup from YouTube beauty gurus. While we were trying out that baking technique, experimenting with cat eye or even unintentionally clown-contouring, many times it was done with the guidance of some beauty vlogger video. UK-based …

17 Stores That Offer Super-Convenient Alteration Services

In the quest to end our never-ending need to cuff jeans and roll up blazer sleeves, we rounded up stores that solve these problems with convenient …

Use This Fun Selfie Game to Spice Up Your Sex Life

<b>Double Take</b> <b><br>The goal of the game:</b> Ignite your own libido and seduce him from afar.<p><b>You'll need:</b><p>A camera-equipped smartphone<br>• Your wardrobe<br>• A private room<p><b>INSTRUCTIONS:</b><br>Dress up in your sexiest outfit, and snap a photo of yourself. Then change a few minor details (throw on some heels, switch your lipstick, …

Can You Have Brows Like Cara Delevingne? One Editor's Ultimate Beauty Quest

If there’s one thing that I have secretly admired about supermodel <b>Cara Delevingne</b>, it’s her eyebrows; their epic Arc de Triomphe–like proportions make the tufty lop-sided lines of hair that frame my face look about as monumental as a bus stop. She isn’t the first woman to have stoked my brow envy: …

If You’re Lucky Enough To Find A Weirdo, Never Let That Weirdo Go

Are you dating someone utterly out of his or her mind? Do you find yourself thinking about how crazy and “all over the place” your significant other …

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

<b>1. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (1678)</b><p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.<p><b>2. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (1719)</b><p>By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had …

Literature

The Lazy Way to an Awesome Life: 3 Secrets Backed by Research

We all want an awesome life. And very often you know what you need to do to improve it… but you don’t do it.<p>I don’t blame you. Hey, some of that …

Not getting enough sleep might be way worse for you than we thought

A few years ago, scientists figured out which genes are associated with your biological clock— the thing that wakes you up in the morning and tells you when you need to get some sleep.<p>These so-called "clock genes" make proteins that rise and fall throughout the day and control various bodily …

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

In other words, when was the last time you were truly happy?<p>It's an amazing, but often fleeting, feeling. And many of us don't get enough of it.<p>What's more, there's a common belief that if we seek out things like a better career, more money, and meaningful companionship, we'll be happier as a …

Beyond The Waves: An Intimate Look at the Life of Surfer John John Florence

At 16, Cole Barash was prepared to chase his passion. With the approval of his parents, he left his family home in Vermont with two snowboard friends …