Natalie Jacobs

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Delving into the bipolar brain - Scope

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, nearly 6 million American adults have bipolar disorder, a psychiatric illness marked by …

Hummingbird Whisperer Captures Close-Up Photos of Birds Visiting Her Backyard

Tracy Johnson has gathered quite the flock of feathered friends. This bird whisper spends at least half an hour every day hanging out in her backyard in Livermore, California, waiting for the local hummingbird crew to gather. Johnson uses handheld hummingbird feeders to get her feathered friends to …

Birds

55 Cool And Practical Home Décor Hacks You Should Try

Life hacks are cool and useful and they can be organized in multiple categories. A lot of them are referring to home décor, showing how you can make …

The Health Benefits of Having a Dog

Are dogs the ultimate health care companion?They are funny, uplifting and sometimes seem to understand us in a way no other human can. Science is …

Health Care

Conspiracy craze: why 12 million Americans believe alien lizards rule us

Psychologists are trying to determine why otherwise rational individuals can make the leap from “prudent paranoia” to illogical conspiracy theories<p>According to a Public Policy Polling survey, around 12 million people in the US believe that interstellar lizards in people suits rule our country. We …

Conspiracies

13 Creative Ways to Store Your Pots + Pans

Dealing with a cluttered and disorganized kitchen is undeniably frustrating. You often have to brace yourself at the thought of cooking, with a gentle reminder to clean up after yourself as you go. The good news is that no matter how small your space, you can make it super functional by creating …

The ONLY 3 Principles You'll EVER Need to Live an Amazing Life

<b>In 1942, Ron Plomley invented a radio program where celebrity guests were asked to imagine being stranded on a deserted island.</b> In this imaginary …

Outsourcing

To encourage you to keep going. To remind you to be strong.

The saddest thing is when you’re feeling down, you look around and realize that there is no shoulder for…<p>I’m not impressed by money, social status or …

Narcissism

HYT Unveils New "Ghost" and "Full Gold" H1 Watches

New fluid developments on dual HYT pieces<p>Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Known for its timepieces powered by a combination of mechanical and fluid …

Creative Shared Bedroom Ideas for a Modern Kids’ Room

Laughing…crying…playing…fighting. A shared sibling bedroom is a beehive of activity and needs. And that means there’s a lot for parents to tackle …

20 Inexpensive Ways to Upgrade Your Bedroom

Does your bedroom require upgrading? If its decor consists of just a bed, a nightstand and a closet, it might use some makeover and it doesn’t have …

Home Decorating

Win a Date to “Sleep With the Fishes” in a Shark Tank Bedroom

While “electronic gills” might not help you spend an evening beneath the waves, this 360 degree aquarium abode from AirBnB and the Aquarium de Paris …

Aquariums

The 45 Best Sex Positions Every Couple Should Try

If your bedroom routine is getting a little too predictable, here are a few ways to spice things up. You can thank us in the morning.<p>Most couples aren't very adventurous in the bedroom. When it comes time to get down in between the sheets, few are bold enough to venture away from traditional …

Four Stories About Merle Haggard

Legendary country singer Merle Haggard died today at 79. Here are four profiles of the master, by four master writers, that follow him through the …

Country Music

Chic True Apartment In Kiev By SVOYA Studio

Kiev has once again come up with the goods with a dazzling private residence made for the gentleman with a discerning taste alongside a penchant for …

A New Gun Folds Up To Look Just Like A Smartphone

Its creator wanted a more discreet firearm to carry around.<p>This is not a smartphone. This is a gun.<p>It's the Ideal Conceal, a .380-caliber pistol that folds up into a box shape. The creator designed the firearm to look like a phone so people could carry it around in public without attracting …

Guns

Morgan Freeman has been traveling around the world learning about how we see God

By D. Ashley Campbell<p>The man famous for his godly voice and portraying God in “Bruce Almighty” doesn’t believe in God — at least in the traditional way.<p>Morgan Freeman believes that man invented God. But that doesn’t mean he is an atheist.<p>“My opinion does not question the existence of God, merely …

Morgan Freeman

If You're In A Sexless Marriage, Read This

<i>By Lisa Abrams for DivorcedMoms.com</i><p>When you're in a sexless marriage, it can feel like the void consumes you. You may feel helpless, with no obvious solution in sight. Depending on your situation, simply addressing the matter with your partner can invoke a prickly response. How can you broach the …

How to Avoid the 7 Most Common Newlywed Mistakes

Like anyone new to, well, anything, newlyweds are bound to make a few mistakes. "It's common for newlyweds to make mistakes in their marriages because they don't grasp that marriage is not like any other relationship they have ever been in," says Lesli Doares, marriage coach and author of <i>Blueprint</i> …

Marriage

San Francisco Man Pays $500 a Month to Live in a Wooden Box

Unable to afford the soaring apartment prices in San Francisco, 25-year-old illustrator Peter Berkowitz built himself a box to serve as his bedroom. …

How to Connect With Your Unborn Child

<i>You are now beating with the two hearts</i>, my ayurvedic doctor said to me, when I became pregnant.<p>Isn't that a beautiful thing -- two hearts beating in one person?<p>This way of phrasing the miracle of the life inside me brought on a whole new sense of awareness. That led me to the research of prenatal …

5 Tricks I Used to Soothe My Colicky Baby

1<p>INTRO<p>After a year of trying to conceive, enduring multiple miscarriages, and a miserable pregnancy, I thought the hardest days of becoming a mother …

20 Questions You Should Ask Your Partner Before Having Kids

Better to hash these out before you're both tired and cranky AF.<p><b>1. What happens if I can't get pregnant right away?</b> You may want to look into adoption the moment you hit the year-of-trying-without-success mark. He, on the other hand, may expect to pursue every single fertility treatment to get a …

26 Beautiful Baby Names Inspired by Your Garden

Dig gardening? Then you'll love these baby girl and boy names.<p>Whether you're celebrating a springtime birth or hope to raise a flower child or nature-lover, these baby boy and girl names are shear perfection.

21 Gorgeous Baby Shower Cake Ideas for Spring

With spring in full bloom and pregnancy announcement after pregnancy announcement popping up in your feed, there’s no doubt you’ve got a few baby showers to attend in the coming months. If you’re the lucky friend who’s offered to throw one for your BFF, you know that you need to pull out *all* the …

15 Of The Smartest Products Your Apartment Doesn't Have (Yet)

When you’re short on square footage, you’ll do just about anything to make some extra room. Whether it’s coming up with nifty hacks or purchasing a …

This Photographer Transforms His Dog Into Different Animals Every Holiday Season

Bristol, England-based photographer Peter Thorpe has a special treat for his clients every holiday season. For the past 20 years, he has sent …