Melissa Millington

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The Psychology of Expectations

Perhaps you have heard the saying "Expectations are premeditated resentments." I believe that this slogan, which apparently originated in 12-step …

Psychology

6 Subtle Red Flags That Could Mean You’re Sleeping Way Too Much

Have you ever woken up after an unusually long night of sleep and felt, well, kind of awful? Whether you roll out of bed feeling super dehydrated, …

Sleep

Osteoarthritis: Could researchers have found the key to prevention?

A new study may have revealed a possible new prevention and treatment strategy for osteoarthritis, which is one of the most common and debilitating …

Arthritis

10 Ingenious (and Inexpensive!) Small Storage Products from Japan

About a year and a half ago, Remodelista introduced readers to Japanese home goods company Yamazaki (see Genius Low-Cost Storage Solutions from …

Japan

The Essence Eyebrow Designer Pencil Is Getting Rave Reviews

A power brow is one of our favorite beauty looks to do — inspired by the face-framing arches of Lily Collins or Cara Delevingne for proof. But, with all the eyebrow options available (gels, pomades, waxes, pencils, pens, etc.), it can get kind of confusing. Turns out, the Internet did some …

Makeup

DIY Beautiful Tablet Stands

Usually when we have a hankering to craft or get creative, making something for our technology isn’t the first thing comes to mind. Technology and …

Crafting

This set of online classes can help you master the entire Microsoft Office Suite

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Microsoft

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

The United States comprises several different regions, each with its own rich history and cultural identity.<p>Exactly where those regions start and end has been a long-running debate, but according to author Colin Woodard, the United States can be divided into 11 distinct sub-nations.<p>Woodard mapped …

Black History

64 Best Gifts Under $20

This year, I've got more on my financial plate than ever before: student loans, rent, and a new apartment to furnish. This Christmas season, however, …

Shopping

How Meditation Helped This News Anchor Recover from Addiction | Heleo

“In the years after abandoning drugs, a lot of my life has been about finding healthier ways to redirect my search for dopamine.”<p><b>READ ON TO</i> …

12 Favorites: Pegboard Storage Organizers

Meet the catchall of the moment: Elevated versions of the old workbench staple are being used to hold everything from tableware to totes. Here are 12 …

Steal This Look: A Storage-Oriented Swedish Kitchen on a Budget, Ikea Included

On Remodelista, we’ve featured this house in Sweden designed for librarian Maria Förstberg by her architect son, Björn Förstberg. The kitchen, made …

6 Wall-Mounted Storage Ideas to Steal from the Jennings Hotel

When we first wrote about The Jennings, a boutique hotel in rural Joseph, Oregon, there were only five rooms that were guest-ready. Checking in a …

21 Amazing Cooking Projects to Try in 2018

Anyone who knows me knows that I love New Year's resolutions. Every year, I set about a gazillion and one, not necessarily because I think I can …

Cooking

Perform a Life Audit to Set Yourself Up for Success in 2018

If you’re determined to get your life in order in 2018, all you need is a sharpie, some post-it notes, a blank wall, and an hour or two of free …

Harvey Weinstein

I'm down on my knees, begging you please not to do this to your bookshelf

How many takes will it take to kill the backwards bookshelves trend?<p>I don't know. But that won't stop me from tryin'.<p>#Backwardsbooks is a recently …

Learn How to Capture Anyone's Attention With These 5 Tips From Famous Motivational Speakers

What you can learn about engaging any audience from Jim Rohn, Amy Purdy Tony Robbins and others.<p>There's more to be learned from great motivational speakers than what it takes to be happy in your work or at home.<p>In addition to finding new ways to improve your life and find passions in your work, you …

The Organized Pantry: 8 Rules for Decanting Dried Goods

3. Clean and dry your jars before using.<p>Make sure your new (or reused) jars are completely clean. And dry. Any remaining moisture will cause your …

17 Life Upgrades That Are Totally Worth The Splurge

Some people struggle with doing nice things for themselves. I have family members and friends who only buy gifts for the people around them and never …

Shopping

7 Free Cabin Plans for the Ultimate DIYer

Use one of the free cabin plans below to build the cabin of your dreams that you and your family can enjoy on vacation, the weekends, or even as a …

Organizing Help for the New Year 2018 - declutter & simiplify now!

Are you ready for the start of a brand new year? Anyone feeling the urge to rid your home of clutter? Once Christmas was over I couldn’t wait to get …

Minimalism

Year-round resolutions

New Year’s resolutions are an ancient ritual, stretching all the way back to the Babylonians and the Romans who made promises to their gods to do …

Personal Organizing

Did Donald Trump Just Forget the Words to the National Anthem on Live TV?

Donald Trump, who just last week described himself as both “like, really smart” and “a very stable genius,” may have some studying up to do. While attending the College Football Playoff National Championship game between the University of Georgia and the University of Alabama on Monday night, the …

Donald Trump

How I let drinking take over my life

Five years after his last taste of alcohol, William Leith tries to understand its powerful magic<p>I had my last drink five years ago, in the early hours of the morning on 1 January 2013. I think it might have been around 2am. I wouldn’t have described myself as drunk. I would have said I’d had a few …

35 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That You Will Be Obsessed With Too

Some products are so unique, so brilliant, or solve a problem <i>so</i> skillfully that all the hype surrounding them is actually well-deserved. When this …

Accessories

A Gorgeous Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitar Cover of ‘Careless Whisper’ Played With Live Tuning Changes

Alexandr Misko, a remarkably talented guitarist in Russia, performed a lush, acoustic fingerstyle cover of the classic George Michael song “Careless …

19 Hella Cheap Ways To Make Your Home Look More Expensive

~Pretty~ smart.

Porch Swing Plans For Wonderfully Relaxing Afternoons

I always love it when I visit someone and they have a porch swing. A swing is one of the most wonderful things you can put on a porch. Rocking chairs …

It's Time to Embrace Wabi-Sabi, the New Hygge

Just when you thought you’d got your head around hygge, there’s a new wellness movement on the scene. We’ve seen the words “wabi-sabi” pop up in …

Zen