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10 Fascinating Facts About the Evolution of Dating and Courtship

The rituals of courtship have evolved over time, and what is considered romantic today would have been scandalous, if not criminal, less than 100 …

3 Insights About Kinky and Nonmonogamous Sex

Kinky sex has been around for eons, since long before Richard von Krafft-Ebing popularized the terms “sadism” and “masochism” in 1886 with his …

Sexual Health

Sexting Doesn't Count as Cheating

A recent survey found that more than a third of people believe sexting isn't adultery. We asked some on-the-side sexters if they agree.<p>Sexting is fun. The act provides an opportunity for the sexually frustrated to demonstrate their creative sensibilities in literary text, erotic emoji, and nudes; …

9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

Slim-Down Smoothies

Build a Better Smoothie<p>Here are the four things you need to create your own tasty, healthy combos.<p><b>A liquid base</b><br>Pasternak favors milk — 1 percent or …

Healthy Eating

8 Secrets Insanely Successful Entrepreneurs Know That You Don't

Success is an effect, not a causethe outward manifestation of an internal reality.<p><i>"Circumstance does not make the man; it reveals him to himself."</i>James Allen<p>Success is an effect, not a causethe outward manifestation of an internal reality. To be successful, you must see the world different from the …

Self-improvement

Food in books: sponge cake from A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett

<i>When Becky went downstairs, she was not the same Becky who had staggered up, loaded down by the weight of the coal scuttle. She had an extra piece of cake in her pocket, and she had been fed and warmed, but not only by cake and fire. Something else had warmed and fed her, and the something else was</i> …

Dessert

Why You Should Never Accept The First Hotel Room You're Offered

Be courteous, but firm.<p>We've all experienced hotel letdown. You arrive at what you <i>thought</i> would be a majestic place to stay, only to be assigned a corner room on the first floor, with a view of the parking lot and the faint scent of cigarettes in the air.<p>Pro tip: This is why <b>you should pretty much</b> …

How to have a 30-year-old’s body at 50

One day, after dropping off her two kids at school, the conversation among Sarah Schenker and her circle of friends quickly turned to a popular …

You Asked: How Often Should I Shower?

Some people don’t feel clean without a long hot shower. But is a daily shower necessary—or even healthy?<p>“I think showering is mostly for aesthetic …

Find Out the "Type of Woman" You Were Meant to Love!

In the previous HP article, we discussed how to find out "the type of man you were meant to love." For men, we now discuss the type of woman you were meant to love.<p>Have you ever said to a friend, "She's such a fabulous woman! She has lots of the qualities I love about my mother. I'm sure she'd make …

4 Yoga Poses To Improve Your Balance - Ife's StyleRoom

Finding Balance in our day to day lives can be a challenge. It is nice to take a break from our normal routines to destress and relax. Yoga is one of …

Swearing replaces zen meditation at Calgary yoga studio

The Canadian city is home to Rage Yoga, a studio that is "a practice involving stretching, positional exercise and bad humor, with the goal of …

Quit Your Job

A midlife career shift can be good for cognition, well-being, and even longevity.<p>Perhaps you are one of the lucky ones. Perhaps you have reached your 40s, 50s, or 60s blissfully happy in your job. You are engaged, fulfilled, and challenged. Your work draws on your natural talents and passions. If …

The Secret War Crime: How Do You Ask Women to Relive Their Worst Nightmares

Ayak poses while nine months pregnant at a safe house in Uganda, Dec. 8, 2015.She lost her entire family to a rebel atta<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Lynsey …

7 nighttime habits that guarantee a more productive morning

Since most of us work in the morning and afternoon, productivity is often seen as a day strategy. However, your nighttime habits and rituals can have a major impact on how productive you are the next day.<p>Try implementing these habits in your nightly life to guarantee yourself a productive morning:

The Original Poke Cake Is The Most Delicious Thing Ever

Because three milks > one milk.<p>By Alison Roman<p>Serves 8–10<p>FOR THE CAKE:<p>1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>¾ tsp. kosher salt<p>¼ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>6 large eggs<p>1 ¼ cups sugar<p>¼ cup whole milk<p>½ tsp.vanilla extract<p>FOR THE SOAK AND ASSEMBLY:<p>½ cup evaporated milk<p>½ cup coconut milk<p>1 can …

Dessert

13 Photos of Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet at the Oscars That Will Ruin You

A Measly 1 Percent Could Change Your Life

<b>A week has 168 hours. If you spent two hours a week meal prepping/batch cooking -- a measly 1 percent of your week,</b> I am extremely confident you would be at <b>a happier weight, overall healthier, create a positive relationship with food and have less anxiety and stress during the week.</b><p>Seriously! And I …

Skillet Lemon Chicken - Easy Skillet Chicken

Lemon chicken is one of those classic recipes that pretty much anyone can get behind if they don't have a serious aversion to poultry. Think about …

Mardi Gras Parades in New Orleans: Pictures

A Harvard psychologist reveals the quickest way to boost confidence when you're nervous

Her theory: Stand like Wonder Woman for two minutes before a big meeting or event, and your confidence will spike — as if by magic.<p>Four years later, the Harvard psychologist has released a book on the virtues of changing your posture to change your attitude.<p>It's called "Presence: Bringing Your …

16 Netflix hacks that will take your binge-watching to the next level

Everyone loves Netflix.<p>The service has taken over the world because it lets you binge on your favorite shows and movies to your hearts content. And you can watch whenever, wherever.<p>But even though the standard Netflix experience is good, it doesn't mean you can't improve it with few tricks.<p>From …

Infographic: 8 ways to improve your brain power

Where’s that sharpness you once had? It’s time to get back in the game and improve that brain of yours. How? Simple, just follow these simple …

10 Super Bowl Sweets That Will Win Over the Crowd

No one will care who's winning the game when they taste one of these delicious desserts. From Chocolate Chip Blondies to Lemon Pound Cake, all of these touchdown treats are easy to make and fun to eat.<p><b>1. Chocolate Chip Pecan Blondies</b><p>Part cookie, part brownie -- who doesn't love blondies? And the …

Three Ways to Get Whiter, Brighter Teeth with Coconut Oil

If you're looking for a gentle way to brighten up your smile, coconut oil is the way to go. Unlike strips and other harsh whitening products, the …

Here's how long a person can survive without water

At least 60% of the adult body is made of it, and every living cell in the body needs it to keep functioning. Water acts as a lubricant for our joints, regulates our body temperature through sweating and respiration, and helps to flush waste.<p>Unlike food, the maximum time an individual can go …

In the company of Wonder-Women. 🌟 Thank you @VanityFair and Annie Leibovitz! #HollywoodIssue cover styled by @jdiehlpoynter @dilokritbarose @vernonfrancois @teamid @kristasmith @janesarkin

Eight words that reveal the sexism at the heart of the English language

As Oxford Dictionaries comes under fire for sexist definitions, the history of terms that refer to women shows how deep negative attitudes go<p>Linguists call it collocation: the likelihood of two words occurring together. If I say “pop”, your mental rolodex will begin whirring away, coming up with …

Language