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7 Things Happy People Do Eagerly All The Time | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

For the life of me, whenever I see happy people, I can’t help but think that there’s just something about them.<p>They have this mysterious charisma …

Happiness

7 day clean eating challenge: A guide featuring clean & delicious recipes

<b>SATURDAY:</b><p><b>Breakfast:</b> Blend up the The green energy booster smoothie for a super start to the weekend <i><br>Lunch:</i> Seasoned turkey mince stirred through a …

Not again! Why spring allergies could be (even) worse this year

If you feel hay fever has been starting earlier and lasting longer, you’re correct. The severe winter weather experienced by most of the country this year is helping turn this spring into one of the toughest allergy seasons ever.<p>“While trees are dormant in the colder months, the wet weather — rain, …

Biomedicine

Load up 9 of your closest friends and have a great Saturday!

Doctors Say Don't Give Birth To Baby In A Tub, But Midwives Disagree

Hospitals are increasingly giving women the option of going through labor or giving birth in a pool of warm water. Laboring in the tub is fine, the nation's obstetricians and pediatricians say, but there's not enough proof that it's safe to actually give birth in one.<p>The doctors' statement has …

“Mad Men” Fans: Here’s What Fashion Looked Like In 1969

What might the wardrobe of Mad Men Season 7 look like? Shorts, chiffon, and animal prints. Down tiger!<p>Kill off Don Draper. Kill him fast. Because as season 7 of <i>Mad Men</i> premieres this week–starting off in the historical year of 1969–fashion is only slated to get worse.<p>The fashion is only going to …

Mad Men

​5 Reasons To Follow Your Heart

This year, my one resolution was:<p>“Less ego. More heart.”<p>I’m a recovering perfectionist and have spent the majority of my life living from my head. At …

Timber! Epic Falls at China Fashion Week

Gel Manicure Safety

<b>Q: My nail salon offers “chip-free” gel manicures. Are they damaging to nails?</b><p><b>A:</b> They may be. These trendy—and more costly—manicures might have other …

Skin Care

In the cloud: How coughs and sneezes float farther than you think

The next time you feel a sneeze coming on, raise your elbow to cover up that multiphase turbulent buoyant cloud you’re about to expel.That’s right: A …

Poilâne's La Barre de Granola

On our most recent trip to Paris, we were pleased to find a new offering at one of our favorite French bakeries, Poilâne. Since their debut in 1932, the shop's been making some of the best bread the city has seen—no small feat in France. They stirred up additional acclaim with the launch of …

France

vision

What you see is what you get. Focus on the image of the thing you most want to create in your life and it will become manifest – so we’ve been told. …

Motivation

Scientific Proof Thoughts & Intentions Create Physical Reality and How Advertisers Exploit This

Gregg Prescott, M.S., <i>In5D Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Any reputable scientific experiment should be replicable under similar conditions. When Dr. Masaru Emoto …

8 Simple Reminders For a Happy, Fulfilling Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Life can be pretty tough eh?<p>We get so caught up in everything that we tend to forget the most important thing for ourselves, which is to be happy, no …

Happiness

Part 1 of 5 - Parallel Universes - BBC Horizon

Hee haw: 'laughing animals' - in pictures

Look it can't ALL be about the NSA and teacher strikes ... Here are some important animal pictures to add to the mix

Common Core spawns widespread political fights

1 / 2<p>FILE - This Jan. 14, 2013 file photo shows former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, right, and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam talking about education reform …

Government

Madonna Took a Selfie of Her Hairy Armpit. So What?

It’s hard to say if Madonna’s selfie is a true call for body positivity, or simply the grown-up version of Miley sticking out her tongue and posing …

Understanding Umami

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Which ingredients carry that fifth taste -- and the best ways to cook with them.</i><p>A long, long time ago, only four tastes ruled the culinary world: sweet, …

5 technologies that are shaping the future of design

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon/Gigaom<p>Theatrical robots. 3D printers that churn out cells. Wearables for infants. These types of …

Who was the real St Patrick?

The details of St Patrick’s life remain murky – but tracking his legendary footsteps across Ireland is both peaceful and spectacular.<p>Those who wish to pay homage to St Patrick on 17 March could attend a parade, don an outlandish green costume or swig a pint (or several – twice as much Guinness …

15 Famous Landmarks Zoomed Out To Show Their Surroundings

This collection of photographs of majestic landmarks around the world do a great job of just how important framing, perspective and lighting are to a …

Reclaim Your Power: Stop Waiting for Other People to Make You Happy

<b>“You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anyone.” ~Maya Angelou</b><p>My knees hit the pavement, unable to hold me up as I watched my entire life …

Adorable Mother and Daughter Show Off Impressive Yoga Moves

We have officially found the cutest pair of yoga partners ever. Yoga instructor Laura Kasperzak (@laurasykora on Instagram) frequently shares pictures of herself pulling off impressive yoga moves with her very young daughter. Often wearing matching outfits, the cute mother-daughter duo are seen …

Yoga

Government approves medical marijuana research

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration handed backers of<p>medical marijuanaa significant victory Friday, opening the way for aUniversity of Arizonaresearcher to examine whether pot can help veterans cope with post-traumatic stress, a move that could lead to broader studies into potential benefits of …

How to Help a Grieving Friend | What to Say to a Grieving Friend | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from</i> Keys to Happiness<i>, an anthology of articles published in 1954.</i><p><b>“How to Help Someone in Sorrow”</b> <b><br>By</b> …