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A world champion public speaker says introverts often make better speakers than extroverts

If you identify as an introvert, you may have written yourself off from ever becoming a great public speaker. Since, you assume, the best presenters are extroverts, electrifying crowds with their energy.<p>The reality, argues world champion public speaker Dananjaya Hettiarachchi, is that introverts …

Public Speaking

Do you sit at a desk all day? Here's the perfect stretch for your back

Oh, your aching back.<p>Yoga Medicine founder Tiffany Cruikshank says this easy, gentle stretch can help with that: "This is a great pose to do at the end of the day, after you've been sitting at your desk for many hours."<p><b>What it does</b><p>Releases a tense, tired back and helps with an overall sense of …

Yoga

Canada Can Be A Leader In Declaring Aging is a Disease

100,000 people die every day from age-related diseases – i.e. those deadly diseases (cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease), …

Singularity

Forget the Penne: Italian chefs share their pasta recipes

This feature was originally posted on Great Italian Chefs. Take a look at their recipe collection for lots of great Italian pasta recipes.<p><b>Ravioli</b> …

7-year-old who grew hair for cancer patients' wigs diagnosed with stage 4 cancer

Vinny Desautels, of Roseville, Calif., spent two years growing his hair out to help make wigs for kids with cancer. Now, the 7-year-old is now battling the disease himself.<p>Vinny, who donated 13 inches of hair and endured teasing while he grew his hair out, came home with a pain in his knee the …

Is It Possible To Lose Weight Without Exercise?

Is it possible to lose weight without exercising?<p>The answer is “Yes, You can”.<p>There are lots of ways to lose weight without exercise like Weight Loss …

10 legit ways to make your wife happy every day

You've probably heard that a happy wife equals a happy life. So what can you do each day to make sure your wife — and your life — is happy? Here are …

Relationships

A Simple Mind Trick That Fights Inflammation (According To Science)

For the majority of human history, our stress came from threats like being chased by predators and hunting for food to survive. Of course, in our …

Wellness

15 Times You Disappointed Your Dog So Bad They Gave You “The Look”

Your dog may be low to the ground, but their expectations are always high. So when you fail them, be ready to get “the look” of utter disapproval. …

20+ Funny Cartoons By Illustrator John Atkinson

You may remember a post we did a couple of months ago featuring illustrator John Atkinson's super-abridged versions of classic novels. Well now <b>Bored</b> …

Favorite Weight Watchers Recipes - Genius Kitchen

recipe<p>"This soup is absolutely wonderful. I can't believe it's 0 points — the flavor is amazing." -Sunshine 79'<p>recipe<p>"It is hard to believe that this …

Cutting This Many Calories from Your Daily Diet Could Lead to Hotter Sex

Your choice: cupcakes or orgasms.<p>When people promise that one simple tweak will help us sleep better, lose weight, and increase our sex drive, we tend to be a little skeptical. But that’s what researchers are now claiming in the wake of one two-year study.<p>For the study, which was published in <i>JAMA</i> …

St. Louis jury awards $55M in Johnson & Johnson cancer suit

This Bendable Mascara Will Give You Insanely Good Lashes

Get slinky with it.<p>For too long we've been at the mercy of stiff, stick-straight mascara wands. But those days are over now that MAC has unveiled what's undeniably the most exciting innovation in mascara since, well, it's been a while…<p>The brand's new Pro Beyond Twisted Lash isn't your mama's ol' …

New Study Finds That One-Minute Interval Training Might Be As Effective As A Lengthy 45-Minute Workout

The next be workout fad may just be the shortest workout ever: one-minute interval training. If what a new study suggests is correct, it's nearly as effective as working out hardcore for 45-minutes.<p>Now, keeping this in perspective, if you are training for endurance, this will never do. But for …

Exercise

17 Essential Skills You Must Have to Succeed

To accomplish anything requires a certain skill set--and some of those skills apply to any endeavor. Here are 17 basic skills you should have if you want to be successful.<p>Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get …

25 superb hacks to make your home more stylish

Without a doubt, all of us want to make our home look like a magazine cover. Sometimes, we strive so desperately to change it that it seems like …

Interior Design

DIY - Easy Stone Path for Your Garden - Quiet Corner

Easy Stone Path for Your Garden<p>Having a <b>nice stone path in your garden</b> can make a big difference. It is the first thing you see before entering a …

Landscaping

Sweet Shelter Dog Proves That Study About Dogs Hating Hugs Is Hogwash

When Bridie the mild-mannered Pit Bull was surrendered by her family to the Hempstead Town Animal Shelter, she just wanted to be held. She scurried …

10 Powerful Mantras to Stop You from Judging People

<i>When we are judging everyone and everything, we are learning nothing.</i>One of the most incredible changes I’ve made in my life, which has undoubtedly …

Self-help

Eat to cheat dementia

On the other hand, foods like oily fish, nuts, seeds, legumes, avocado and a broad mix of vegetables and fruit deliver a range of anti-inflammatory …

For Busy Entrepreneurs

How To Write A Book In 30 Days or Less!<p><b>Congratulations! You are just 30 days away from writing a book that you can be proud of.</b> If you are like 90% …

Recipe: Arugula & Fennel Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Combine the arugula and shaved fennel in a serving bowl. Combine the olive oil, lemon zest, lemon juice, salt, and a few grinds of pepper in a jam …

Recipe: Potato Breakfast Gratin with Red Peppers & Parmesan

Preheat the oven to 350°F and lightly grease a 9x13-inch, 3-quart baking dish with baking spray or olive oil.<p>Place the potatoes in a large …

Recipes

This Cinnamon Roll Wreath Is Simply Glorious

<b>Prepare the cinnamon rolls:</b> Make your recipe for cinnamon rolls up to the step where you roll up the dough, but before you cut the cinnamon rolls. …

Dessert

Tiki Drinks at Home: Marvelous Mai Tais Straight Up Cocktails and Spirits

Cool. Rummy. Fruity. Fun. Tiki drinks have been making a big comeback lately. This summer, how about mixing yourself up a couple at home?<p>Tiki recipes …

Audio Mixing

Orphaned Puppy Adopted by Mother Cat and Litter of Kittens

An adorable puppy who was orphaned days after being born has found a new family in a litter of kittens.<p>"They're pretty young, so they're growing into …

Women find kittens in the trash, transform them into adventure cats | Adventure Sports Network

Bolt and Keel were abandoned and searching for food in the trash when they were rescued by two British Columbia-based adventurers. Photo: Courtesy of …

Pets

21 Life Hacks Every Business Traveller Needs To Know [Infographic]

Travelling on business; you either love it or you hate it. There’s no denying that the majority of business trips are non-stop days of meetings, …

Lifehacks