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Science Says This 5-Second Rule Will Make Your Brain Stop Procrastinating (Thomas K.) | Inc.com

I've been meaning to write this column for some time. The reason I'm finally getting to it is because it's an excuse to avoid doing something else.<p>Let's face it, few of us, if we're honest, wouldn't confess to occasionally procrastinating. Our lives are busy, with lots of competing priorities, so …

Procrastination

9 times Melania Trump dressed just like House of Cards' First Lady, Claire Underwood

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Ballet classes helped this young woman walk, and dance, on her own

A neurodegenerative disease makes walking and balancing difficult for Sarah Hansen, but she recently achieved her dream of dancing as the Sugar Plum Fairy in the "Nutcracker" — a feat that seemed impossible just three years ago.<p>"I loved dancing as the Sugar Plum Fairy," Hansen, 18, told TODAY via …

Dance

Narciso Rodriguez, Dries Van Noten to Unveil Costumes for New York City Ballet

Their designs — set to debut at the company's Sept. 20 gala — express the embodied nature of both fashion and dance.<p><b>NEW YORK</b> — Frolicking through the …

Dancing

Enter the World of Amazing and Original Wearable Art

July 23, 2016<p>Alias of Ksenija Pantelić<p>The emphasis on beauty and extravagance, rather than functionality or comfort, dominates the world of <b>wearable</b> …

Why the Westworld costumes were so complicated to create

With its complex layers of narrative, $100 million budget and vast cast, <i>Westworld</i> is the definition of a modern television epic. Taking inspiration from the 1973 film of the same name by Michael Crichton, it’s a Western with a futuristic twist - one where a hyper-real theme park allows the rich to …

Los Angeles

This Instagram Fitness Star Just Shattered Everything You Believe About Your Weight

My Sweat Life's Kelsey Wells shares a friendly reminder that the numbers on a scale are just numbers.<p>My Sweat Life blogger Kelsey Wells has spent a year and a half doing Kayla Itsines's BBG program, and she has the results to show for it. But if you think that she's hung up about how much she …

Fitness

8 things you must do in Italy

Think you’ve done Italy? Here’s a list of activities guaranteed to show you another side of this most beloved of European destinations.<p>1. Find a food …

Italy

Manners maketh Nan: Google praises grandmother for polite internet searches

Grandson says May Ashworth believed she was writing to a person at Google HQ when typing in search queries<p>Google has thanked an 86-year-old British woman who proved old-fashioned manners have a place in the modern world when she typed “please” and “thank you” in an internet search.<p>May Ashworth’s …

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Mango & Kiwi Chia Seed Pudding Parfait

<i>by Maria Luci, editor at Maria's Farm Country Kitchen and Rodale's</i><p>Chia seeds, shiny glass jars, and tropical fruits in the summer and spring... These are a few of our favorite things!<p>Chia seeds are teeny-tiny nutritional powerhouses. They pack a big punch in even a small handful. In fact, just two …

Breakfast

Nederlands Dans Theater 2 - Awe Inspiring Dancers | Beautiful Ballet Dance Magazine - Interviews, Podcasts, Reviews

Nederlands Dans Theater’s junior company <b>NDT2</b> is an astonishing company of 18-23 yr olds who almost defy belief in the way they move their bodies to …

Dancing

Sewing Bee-itis

It happens every year... I loose my dressmaking mojo completely shortly after Christmas. It's been a whirlwind of enthusiasm and stitching for months …

Sewing

Inside the world of couture wedding dresses: 6,000+ hours spent on £500,000 dresses

This week Armenian billionaire Sargis Karapetyan married 25-year-old Salome Kintsurashvili in one of the most extravagant weddings to ever hit Instagram. This is a wedding with zero budget restraints, as pictures reveal there were never-ending flower walls, a nine tier floor-to-ceiling wedding cake …

iPhone bursts into flames on flight, owner thought plane would crash

Technically Incorrect: An Alaska Air flight on its way to Hawaii sees a troubling occurrence. The iPhone 6's owner says there were 8-inch flames.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>There are many ways of inflaming passengers on today's …

Pacific Ocean

Revealed: The reason why we close our eyes while sharing a kiss

Psychologists at Royal Holloway University show the brain is unable to cope with the combination of visual data and tactile sensation of kissing<p>It used to be thought that people closed their eyes while sharing a kiss because their vision could not focus on something as close up as the other …

How to wear a little black dress (the lbd)

The little black dress is a bit of a game-changer. It’s long been a fail-safe style for eveningwear, and still remains a timeless classic.<p>From velvet to lace, sleeves to strapless – there’s a whole host of LBD’s to suit any body shape and every budget. Most will likely own, and heavily depend on …

The Best UK Fashion Blogs To Know Now

When it comes to giving your wardrobe an overhaul or getting out of a style rut, fashion blogs can be an excellent source of inspiration and new …

Carine Roitfeld’s Second Uniqlo Collab Is Out in February

<i>CR Fashion Book</i> founder and former <i>French Vogue</i> EIC Carine Roitfeld will team up once again with Uniqlo this spring for another collab. The first Uniqlo x Carine Roitfeld collection was a hit, selling out a leopard print coat in less than five minutes. Now, we have a look at the Spring Summer 2016 …

Clothing

Alto Mail Is AOL’s Modern Take On Email On Your Phone

Meet Alto Mail, a new mobile app to manage your emails on iOS and Android. The app was created by AOL (TechCrunch’s parent company) but supports Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo, iCloud and AOL Mail. While it shares many features with Google’s Inbox app, it doesn’t try to reinvent the wheel. At its core, Alto …

Apps

Male Ballet Dancers Beautifully Interpret Birds Falling from the Sky

When you take a group of dancers away from rehearsal and ask them to represent birds falling through the sky, their bodies can take on the most beautiful poses. This is exactly what happened when photographer Matthew Brookes worked with twenty male ballerinas from the Paris Opera Ballet. “A …

Dancing

Watch W1A, a devastating satire of the BBC and office life

The Intern says, “Cool!” Says it a lot, actually. The executive smiles and then leaves the meeting before any real decision is made. Daily, there is what’s called, “the damage limitation meeting.”<p>Where does this happen? At a public broadcaster, of course. Is it funny? It’s freakin’ hilarious. But …

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InStyle's 2015 Style 100: The Year in Fashion Hits, Misses, and Hashtags

Over the past 12 months the headline-making fashion news has been coming nonstop: an Oscars-gown heist, a parade of celebrity burlesque, and all …

Red Carpet
Jokes

This Moroccan City Is Completely Covered in Ethereal Blue Paint

Chefchaouen is the stuff of dreams — but it's real.<p>As people who love color, we're always looking out for rooms that employ vibrant decor. But entire cities that embrace our love of saturated hues? Now you've got us excited.<p>Chefchaouen is a town in northwest Morocco that is best known for its …

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