Melody Knopf

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This 15-Minute Morning Yoga Routine Wakes You Up Better Than Coffee

Ever wonder how every yoga instructor you meet has more energy than Jess on <i>New Girl</i>, even at a 7 a.m. class? Yeah, coffee (or green tea) may play a …

Yoga

Tie Dye

The good, the bad, and the fugly trends rated by 1,000 men.<p><b>What the hell were men thinking</b> when they began wearing platform shoes and jumpsuits in the '70s? Or in the '80s, when neon and silk took a decade-long barf on the brotherhood of man? Not to mention the '90s, when somehow we saw fit to walk …

Clothing

A look at poverty in America, from the inside

One little-recognized reality of poverty in America is how closely it lurks beneath the surface of even a successful professional life. A bad career turn, a couple of financial missteps, and -- here comes the dizzying plunge from middle class to underclass.<p>That's the lesson of a remarkable …

Flipping in a Winter Wonderland…Let the Holidays Begin!

And just like that, another holiday season is upon us—and this time, we’re prepared. Actually, not really: we have no clue what we’re serving with …

The Barabbas Theory of Voting: Bible Story Shows Tough Choices for Midterms

A preacher urging voter turnout invoked the biblical tale of Jesus and Barabbas. But a close look at that story reveals that the choice is not as …

The sad, twisted truth about conservative Christianity’s effect on the mind

Some religious beliefs may alter brain function, making us more prone to anxiety and depression<p>“<i>I am 30 years old and I am struggling to find sanity. Between the Christian schools, homeschooling, the Christian group home (indoctrinating work camp) and different churches in different cities, I am a</i> …

17 DIY Stationery Projects That Will Make You Want To Write A Letter

Because a letter in the mail beats a text message, every time.