Rebecca Kravitz

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15 Fabulous Girls' Getaways That Guarantee You'll Have a Blast With Your BFFs

From wine tasting in Sonoma to partying on the Vegas Strip, who's ready for a good time? 🙋<p>1 Newport — Rhode Island<p>Gurney's Newport<p>It's all about …

The 25 Best Gifts for a Sister Who's Also Your BFF

We've got you covered.<p>Admit it — maybe sometimes you actually love her. When she's not off stealing your stuff, your sister deserves a gift that's as …

The Seven Major Chakras

Study of the Chakras<p>The word chakra is derived from the Sanskrit word meaning wheel. If we were able to see the chakras as many(psychics, in fact, …

What Is Emotional Intelligence, Exactly? Here's the Entire Concept, Summed Up in 1 Sentence

Tired of all the complex, theoretical definitions for emotional intelligence? We can actually sum up it up in a single, simple sentence.<p>Since it was first introduced decades ago, the concept of emotional intelligence has been heralded by many as the secret, intangible key to success. But as the …

People with creative personalities really do see the world differently

What is it about a creative work such as a painting or piece of music that elicits our awe and admiration? Is it the thrill of being shown something …

There’s a dark side to meditation that no one talks about

We’ve all heard about the benefits of meditation <i>ad nauseam</i>. Those disciplined enough to practice regularly are rewarded with increased control over the brainwaves known as alpha rhythms, which leads to better focus and may help ease pain. In addition to calming the mind and body, meditation can …

Meditation

Buddhist Monk Breaks the Scales of Brain Activity While Meditating in a Laboratory

Mattheui Ricard is a writer and a photographer, but he is also a Buddhist Monk who has spent countless hours meditating. He describes meditation as …

4 Important Components of Successful Animated Crowdfunding Videos

In 2016, crowdfunding was one of the most preferred ways to get projects funded.<p>According to a recent report by Massolution, crowdfunding is on track …

Crowd Funding

5 Compelling Reasons to Sell Your Craziest Ideas With Animated Explainer Videos

Where an idea comes from is a mystery yet to be solved (if it ever can be solved). Sometimes you get a brilliant idea at the worst time possible: for …

Vietnamese Quick Pickles [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Sweet Potato Bulgur Citrus Salad

I was flipping through some old photos the other day, and I caught a glimpse of some of the summery lunch bowls that had made it onto my Instagram …

Insta Fitness: Building Muscle With Vegan Foods - Article

Insta Fitness: Building muscle with vegan foods<p>Muscle growth requires a constant supply of essential nutrients that support the process of building …

Sick Of Almond Milk? The Dairy-Free Alternative You'll Want To Use In Everything

The Dream Catcher, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, is simply the most magical place I've ever been. Actual dream catchers could be found hanging on the …

Breakfast

Ben And Jerry's New Vegan Flavors Are Finally Here! [UPDATE]

Non-dairy ice cream never looked so good.<p>Vegans are going to scream for this non-dairy ice cream.<p>Ben and Jerry’s recently released three new vegan flavors, Cherry Garcia, Coconut Seven Layer Bar and Caramel Almond Brittle, adding to its growing non-dairy frozen desserts selection. All three …

Dessert

California Fusion Plant Based Spring Roll | Plant Based Recipes: Easy Oil Free Vegan Recipes & Resources

Directions<p>1Warm some water and place the warmed water in the center of a large plate or dish. Submerge the rice paper wrapper in the water for a few …

The 5 Secrets of Today's Billionaires (And What They Have to Teach You About Producing More With Less)

Here is a simple list of the five most essential behaviors that the world's most successful entrepreneurs regularly engage in that helps them succeed on such a grand scale.<p>The world today is different in many ways, one key way is how the most successful business leaders have learned to break the …

Best Approach to UX this 2017

Things come and go with the passage of time, but user experience will always be paramount. The evolution of UI and UX design is something to behold, …

UX Design

Tech Writing Handbook: Chapter 1

Right now, you’re probably excited to get writing. But before you start galloping off into the tech writing sunset, know this: most of the manuals …

What is UX Writing?

There’s a new job in town. Well, maybe not “new,” but certainly popping up with increasing frequency. Google’s looking. Amazon’s looking. Dropbox, …

UX Design

Why Google, Twitter, And LinkedIn Employees Are Kicking These Seven Work Habits

We asked insiders at some of the top tech companies which bad habits they’re trying to cut out of their workdays. Here’s what they said.<p>By this time in January, some of that initial excitement around New Year’s resolutions may be starting to fade. Here we are, just a week away from the whateverness …

TT Hazelnuts Font Family from TypeType

TT Hazelnuts, a curvy sans serif font family from foundry TypeType.Designed by Ivan Gladkikh and the TypeType team, TT Hazelnuts is a universal …

Bad UX: Apple Watch

When the first Apple Watch came out, I was so excited to try it out; a year later, I’m less than hopeful about the future of the Apple Watch, or …

Rob Gill

Director @ProviusLtd. Head of UX and Design. Former UX Manager @PerformGroup. Interested in Design, Illustration, Dev, Tech and climbing.<p>·<p>Featured<p>1.6K<p>…

2017 Logo Design Trends Forecast

Enjoy this forecast of the top logo design & branding trends of 2017.It’s also important to remember, that despite the fact that design trends vary …

Graphic Design

True to Our Feelings: What Our Emotions Are Really Telling Us // Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews // University of Notre Dame

Robert C. Solomon died suddenly in early January of 2007, shortly before the official publication date of this book. After some forty other books, …

Philosophy

Prepare Yourself for the Age of 'Superaging'

As lifespans continue to get longer it’s becoming more important than ever to understand how humanity will maintain its mental capabilities in old …