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17 Things Only People With Mental Health Issues Know

It’s a flaw in your chemistry, not your character.<p>We've all heard someone use one of those terms to describe another person's behavior, or even said it ourselves. As harmless as the words seem, they carry a lot of weight, especially for people living with a mental health condition — around 1 in 5 …

43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and/or length.</i>

Causes of Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety is the apprehension of experiencing fear in the future. The danger that is feared isn’t normally imminent — it may not even be known or …

Man Booker shortlist 2015: Marilynne Robinson out as new writers surge ahead

British novelists Tom McCarthy and Sunjeev Sahota make six-strong shortlist<p>Tom McCarthy and Sunjeev Sahota are the sole British novelists on the shortlist for this year’s Man Booker prize. The award-winning Andrew O’Hagan, the third British writer to be longlisted for his novel The Illuminations, …

How We Create Problems for Ourselves (And How to Stop)

<b>“</b><b>If you think you're enlightened, go spend a week with your family.” ~</b><b>Ram Dass</b><p>I just returned from a four-day trip with my family. It was my own …

Siblings

Could you shoot the cover for National Geographic? Iconic magazine calls for talented photographers to accept the challenge (and here are the STUNNING entries so far)

• <b>National Geographic Traveler is inviting skilful shutterbugs to shoot their December 2014/January 2015 cover</b>• <b><br>The 600,000 plus photography community of</b> …

4 Steps to Reduce Your Stress and Regain Your Center

Having experienced losing both parents within three months of one another this year and having lived through a profound betrayal a few years back that left me moneyless and homeless with three children in tow, I understand the havoc stress can wreak. An over-thinking monkey mind and physical stress …

27 Breakfast Sandwiches That Cure a Hangover With Less Grease

Sometimes the best breakfast is one you can eat on the go. As much as we try to sit down for meals, we're often too rushed in the a.m. hours, …

Healthy Eating

Best Drinks for Every Weight Loss Plan

Eating healthy foods, while simultaneously sipping sugary drinks is a lot like avoiding the tanning salon then going to the beach without sunblock: …

Orange Chicken

For the chicken: In a large bowl, whisk together the cornstarch and egg whites with a fork until almost frothy, about 1 minute. Add the chicken to …

Recipes

Climbing On Mount Denali

40 Easy DIYs That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Home

Going through a home renovation is actually the worst. Time to take matters into your own hands.

How To Crochet Eyes For Your Amigurumi

Share HodgePodge!<p>Ever wonder how to create crochet eyes for your amigurumi projects? Let me show you how in this quick tutorial!<p>Quick tip before you …

Old Book

Tips for Getting Started with Urban Landscape Photography

Landscape Photography

12 Delicious Dinners Anyone Can Make -- No Excuses!

Don't want to fuss over multiple pots and pans? Throw it all in one pot! Our famous One-Pan Pasta combines pasta, tomatoes, onion, garlic, red-pepper flakes, basil, oil, 2 teaspoons salt, 1/4 teaspoon pepper, and water in a large straight-sided skillet. Just place all the ingredients in the skillet …

The Top 10 Workout Songs for September 2015

<i>Flickr: John Loo</i><p>As summer gives way to fall, let the played out songs in your gym mix give way to some current alternatives. This month's top picks have plenty going for them -- with a variety of genres and tempos represented. Moreover, with just a few new tracks here and there, you can re-energize …

This Comic Perfectly Explains Why Anxiety & Depression Are So Difficult To Fight

Anxiety and depression are two mental health disorders that many of us simply don’t get. Nick Seluk, the artist behind the popular Awkward Yeti …

Autumn in the United States

See photos of autumn in the U.S., including maple trees and other fall leaves, in this photo gallery from National Geographic.

Bacon Cheeseburger Soup

It is already September! Are you ready for Fall? I know I am! I love all the new flavors we incorporate into our meals when the weather …

Polar Obsession Photos

See images of Arctic and Antarctic landscapes and wildlife, like polar bears, penguins, leopard seals, and more, and buy prints, from National Geographic.