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The Science Of Gratitude

It seems simplistic, but remembering to say "thank you" can turn your day, your month, or even your year around. It's true (science says so). There's …

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Netflix have updated their library and there are some cracking films available

If you're looking for something good to watch this weekend, these are for you.<p>With the amount of decent movies and TV that was available on …

Seeking Happiness? This 15-Minute Morning Routine Just May Transform Your Life

How do you stay happy, despite the daily challenges of life? This quick and practical 3-step method can help.<p>Our emotions have a powerful effect on our day. When we're in a good mood, we can take on the world. If we're sad, frustrated, or disappointed, even the smallest obstacle seems …

You Won't Stop Smiling At These Photos Of Happy, Grinning Seniors

Smilng never gets old.<p>You won’t be able to stop grinning at the truly infectious smiles of these perky senior citizens. Indeed, a smile really is worth a million words in a touching photo series from two Russian photographers.<p>Ilya Nodia and Irina Muravyova were asked by the Senior Group, a company …

Humorous Photos of Dogs Trying Really Hard to Catch Treats in Midair

At the smell of a crispy biscuit and the sound of the word ‘treat,' dogs tend to lose control. They may leap, their eyes may widen, their jowls may wildly flop about. In his series, <i>Dogs Catching Treats</i>, German photographer Christian Vieler has captured that magical moment right before the thrown …

How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

Sometimes it seems we’ll never get back to the blissful college days of doing nothing but reading, thinking, and discussing. (Or drinking while discussing. Or drinking while not discussing.) The farther you get along in career and family, the more you wonder: Will I ever find time to finish (or …

One Simple Phrase that Will Change Your Thoughts (and Spare Some Pain)

As human beings, the stories we subconsciously tell ourselves about our circumstances, about others, and about life in general drastically changes …

This happiness hack from a wildly popular Stanford class can help you create a life you love

Thanks to master organizer Marie Kondo, many of us now evaluate our belongings based on the principle that things we love should bring us joy. But too often, we fail to bring the same level of scrutiny to the rest of our lives. Just as passivity can leave us buried under a lot of junk we don’t …

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How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

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