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26 "As Seen On TV" Products That Actually Work

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Mothers who regret having children are speaking up like never before

Photoillustration by Stephen Gregory & Heshmat Saberi<p>‘I regret having children’<p>In pushing the boundaries of accepted maternal response, women are …

Parenting

The secret to creativity – according to science

Whether you get mesmerised by Vincent van Gogh’s painting The Starry Night or Albert Einstein’s theories about spacetime, you’ll probably agree that …

Creativity

Bill Gates has read nearly all 37 books by this scientist — here are 7 of his favorites

This pick should come as no surprise — Gates has not been shy about his admiration of Smil's work. On his Gates Notes blog, he said he had read nearly all of Smil's 37 books, most of which delve into topics like food production, energy, public policy, and the environment.<p>"The truth is, I'd read …

Bill Gates

3 TED Talks That Will Help You Raise Successful Kids | Inc.com

Parents today have it rough. Don't overschedule your kids, they're told, but don't fail to nurture their passions. Beware helicopter parenting, but if your kid gets anything more than a scratch, you're a terrible mom. Be authoritative, but not authoritarian. Keep tech use within healthy bounds, but …

Parenting

10 Reasons Your Belly Fat Isn't Going Away

A little bit of belly fat is actually good for you: it protects your stomach, intestines, and other delicate organs. But too much fat is anything but …

Nutrition

How to Follow the Whole30 Diet for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Without Feeling Hungry

Are you curious about the program everyone has been talking about, Whole30?<p>The purpose of the diet is not specifically to lose weight, but rather to …

27 mouthwatering desserts everyone should try in France

France has always been a leader in the culinary industry. They're known for their breads, cheeses, and haute cuisine, and have done more for the world of food than you can imagine.<p>They perfected many difficult entrees, created several types of wine and Champagne, and, most importantly, invented …

Baking

The Great Canadian Photo Contest: Find your February challenge

See January’s winners from Maclean’s photography contest, and check out your February assignment: ‘Your dearest Canadian’<p>At 150, Canada merits the …

Why is the sky blue? A parent's guide to common questions kids ask

If you're a parent, your child has likely asked you a question that caught you off-guard. Whether it was about death or sex or why Grandpa smells …

Cows

The 30-Minute Yoga Flow That'll Make Your Butt Burn Like a Mother

Nothing can Netflix and chill as well as your glutes. Seriously. When we sit on our butts all day, our glutes (the muscles that make up your butt) …

Fitness Star Emily Skye Shares Her Best Tips for Blasting Belly Fat

Australian fitness star Emily Skye has a super-toned stomach, and she’s sharing the three things she does to blast belly fat and maintain a muscular …

Exercise

10 apps for enhancing iPhone photos

One of my favorite observations by a now-forgotten sage explained the difference between writing and photography like this: <i>A bad sentence can be massaged, but nothing helps a bad photo</i>.<p>So true. However, I’ve experienced for myself how a good photo-editing app can salvage sloppy composition or bad …

Mobile Photography

A Musician Animated His Own Music Video And It's Amazing

Philip Beaudreau, of Ambassadors of Earth (AOE), spent two years designing the visuals for 'I'm Right This Time.'<p>For some musicians, anything outside the realm of audio is left to another artist, like a photographer, filmmaker, or lighting engineer. Phil Beaudreau is not one of those musicians. The …

Music Videos

Another YouTube Trend Has Sucked My Kids In: Slime-Making Videos Are Now All The Rage

My kids asked me this summer if they could use cornstarch to make slime. “To make slime?” I asked. All I could think of was the green snot-looking …

Kids

TOKYO ON A BUDGET: Travel Guide & Itineraries

One of the most difficult questions I usually get is: What’s your favorite destination? It’s tough to pick just one when a mere mention of the word …

Japan

11 Exercises To Relieve Lower Back Pain

If lower back pain is a constant annoyance in your life, you might be wary of working out in fear of making it worse—and understandably so. However, …

Workouts

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status | Inc.com

<i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann, writer who abandoned a career in law, on Quora:</b><p>For anyone who wants to attain the vaunted …

Books

9 business cards for graphic designers you’ll want to keep

Much of the work of graphic designers today exists only in pixel form. But that doesn’t mean the appeal of print design has gone away; quite the …

Graphic Design

Top 20 Shipping Container Home Designs and their Costs 2017

There is a hot new trend: shipping container homes. Basically, you modify and re-purpose used shipping containers and stick them together to build a …

A Brief History of Britain’s Tortured Relationship With the European Union in 11 Quotes

On Thursday, Britain will vote on whether to remain a member of the European Union or sever a decades-long relationship with the supranational group. …

United Kingdom

6 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter

The reason these are the best of Netflix's many "brainy" entries is they all share a multifaceted approach — looking at the economics, social, and cultural angles of each problem while also keeping us tied to a single, compelling narrative.<p>Six incredible, stimulating documentaries, all streaming on …

Migrant Workers

Everyday Life’s Melancholic & Magic Watercolors

Yelena Bryksenkova is an artist native of Saint-Petersburg, Russia, who studied illustration in Maryland and decorative arts in Prague. She lives now …

Saint Petersburg

1000 New FREE Vector Mini Icons For Web Designers (PSD / AI / EPS / PNG / SVG)

This is a really huge set of vector mini icons designed and released as a freebie by <b>Ray Cheung</b>.These icons will look great with clean and minimal web …

Graphic Design

What does it mean to be beautiful? | Esther Honig | TEDxVancouver

8 documentaries that will make you smarter about money

The wealthiest, most successful people continually self-educate, which is why most of them spend so much time reading.<p>If the classic finance books don't work for you, there are other ways to get smarter about money.<p>Here, we've compiled eight documentaries that will keep you entertained <i>and</i> teach you …

Success

This Is What It Would Look Like if Michael Bay Directed 'Up'

Well, this is one of the more inexplicable mash-up videos as yet coughed forth from the bowels of the Internet: some genius/insane person on YouTube decided to hypothesize what would happen if Michael Bay had directed Disney/Pixar's Oscar-winning animated fable "Up." And it's pretty amazing.<p>At …