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Don't ask where I'm from, ask where I'm a local

When someone asks you where you're from … do you sometimes not know how to answer? Writer Taiye Selasi speaks on behalf of "multi-local" people, who …

How to Parent Like a Dane

Want to learn how to parent like two-time winner Happiest Place on Earth, Denmark? I had the privilege of living as an American expat for two years …

Los Angeles

Go Ahead, Give Your Toddler A Kitchen Knife

My 3-year-old son has an inexplicable fondness for the whisk. And we are pros, my son and I, at making blueberry and chocolate muffins and spooning out cookie batter.<p>But when it comes to leafy greens or butternut squash, my son gets bored. He starts whining or throwing things or yelling at his baby …

Parenting

The One Thing Dermatologists Wish You'd Stop Doing

<b>The difference between good and bad skin comes down to this.</b> <i>By Hannah Morrill</i>, SELF<p><i>Photo: Delphine Achard</i><p>You know to wash your face after the gym and wipe off your makeup before you go to bed at night. But did you know that avoiding magnifying mirrors and putting away your brushes can be just as …

Skin Care

A Recipe For Fat Flush Water (It Literally Flushes Fat)

I'm in!<p>**We are currently running a quiz to raise awareness on little-known facts about cancer. Click the following link to take the quiz and access …

Standing desks make children better students

The question of “is sitting the next smoking” has been raised by many health experts in the past few months. Many ailments, including diabetes and heart disease, are known to be connected to an inactive lifestyle.<p>However, most of this attention has been focused on adult office workers and the …

Ergonomics

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A Crime Of Passion: When The Love Of Yogurt Burned Too Bright

Two years ago, in the middle of the night, a fire broke out in a commercial building on the northern edge of the city of Dallas. It destroyed a small yogurt company called Three Happy Cows.<p>Two months later, Edgar Diaz, the founder of Three Happy Cows, confessed that he'd set the fire. Yet people …

Cows

The Learning Myth: Why I'll Never Tell My Son He's Smart

My 5-year-­old son has just started reading. Every night, we lay on his bed and he reads a short book to me. Inevitably, he'll hit a word that he has trouble with: last night the word was "gratefully." He eventually got it after a fairly painful minute. He then said, "Dad, aren't you glad how I …

Self-improvement

20 Practical Uses for Coca Cola – Proof That Coke Does Not Belong In The Human Body

I'm in!<p>advertisement - learn more<p><b>Update:</b> Coke responds and cleverly tries to bring other safe products into the spotlight in order to suggest their …

An exercise scientist told us the 2 things everyone gets wrong about working out

Everyone out there seems to have ideas in their heads about what works and what doesn't, which is why the best thing you can do is turn to the actual science of how your body works for answers.<p>Recently, we chatted with Rutgers exercise scientist Shawn Arent and asked him what the two biggest …

Exercise

What You Can Learn From Misty Copeland About Achieving the Impossible

Senior Entrepreneurship Writer at CNBC<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This story was originally published on July 2, 2015.</i><p>The world of elite, professional ballet is tiny, brutal and exacting. It operates within a long history of well-established traditions to define …

Dance

The ENERGY Of HAIR!

<i>Sponsored Links</i><p><i>Is it a coincidence that both men and women had long hair during the ‘Summer of Love’? What tests did the government run after Viet</i> …

49 Iconic Toys Every Australian Girl Owned In The '90s

"If you get me a Polly Pocket you can come to my party."

Get More Done by Following 'The Productivity Diet' (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your productivity is directly impacted by what you eat. If you want both your mind and body to perform at optimal levels then you need to practice good nutrition.<p>It sounds great, but what does “good nutrition” mean?<p>With so much …

Nutrition

Dad and daughter perform 39 random acts of kindness to celebrate their birthdays

Birthdays are the one day of the year that you can be the center of attention and be showered with gifts from friends and family. But for one daddy-daughter duo, their birthdays were the perfect occasion to give back.<p>Lee Beck and his daughter Amelie of Oxford, England decided they'd celebrate their …

AOL

Short Film ‘Just Breathe’ Helps Kids Deal with Emotions

We all live, first and foremost, on the inside of our human bodies. But that doesn’t mean that rich inner life we all have doesn’t project itself …

Books to help you answer big questions about yourself

Why in the world did I do that? How can I do better? Chances are you’ve asked yourself these questions at least once today. To understand how your …

Self-improvement

50 Life Changing Motivational Quotes for Entrepreneurs – as Awesome Posters – Learn

<i>Motivation is a fickle thing.</i><p>It can disappear for months on end, only to show up right before we head to bed, then run off right as we sit back down …

40 Books To Unlock Your Creativity And Get You Started On Your Life's Best Work – Learn

<i>Reading about creativity is a great way to inspire yourself, learn about what others have done in your field and motivate yourself to do your best</i> …

99% of Networking Is a Waste of Time

Building the right relationships — networking — is critical in business. It may be an overstatement to say that relationships are everything, but not a huge one. The people we spend time with largely determine the opportunities that are available to us. As venture capitalist and entrepreneur Rich …

Networking

How Much Do You Trust? — Kim Anami

6 22<p>How much do you trust yourself? Your ability to sense the truth and make decisions?<p>How much do you trust your intimate partner? To be honest with …

30 Websites to Skyrocket Your Productivity - Self Development For Introverts and Highly Sensitive People

While searching for websites to increase my productivity, I wanted to shoot for the ones that could improve the lives of others. I thought I’d return …

My Better Sex Workout Routine ♥

How to camp with kids

Up for an adventure? Take the kids into the open air, sleep under the stars (or closer to them anyway) and spend time together as a family without …

Banoffee Pie

You’re Not A Micromanager, Are You?

Is there anything worse than being micromanaged? We can think of one thing–finding out that you yourself have turned into a micromanager. It’s a thin line between being in control and being controlling, and we are here to help you find out. Watch the above video, and feel free to send it to anyone …

Quizzes