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10 things you need to know today

<b>The Bank of Japan stunned.</b> Japan's central bank shocked many by announcing only a small tweak to policy. The BOJ said it would increase the amount of exchange-traded funds it buys to an annual pace 6 trillion yen, up from its previous pace of 3.3 trillion yen. The Japanese yen is stronger by 1.7% …

Home office: 9 clever tips for a better organization

An organised workspace is always important for ensuring optimum productivity when you are working from home. Otherwise, domestic distractions …

Couples who get drunk together, stay together, according to a new study

Drink up, couples of the world — it may save your relationship.<p>People are constantly trying to find new methods and hidden secrets behind the success …

Research

14 DIY Treats If You're Obsessed With Peanut Butter

Snack factor: high.<p><i>Original article written by Jedd Marerro for Spoon University.</i>

Dessert

The Six Things The Most Productive People Do Every Day

I admit I stole this title. Part of being productive is to piggyback on the shoulders of greatness. So I decided to write down what six things I do every day that help me with productivity. They make work for you. Or not. They work for me, although I always need to improve.<p>About six years ago I …

15 Interior Design Charts To Help You Feel Like A Professional Decorator

Because not everyone knows the difference between Windsor and Ladder Back.<p>You don't need to be an interior designer to know all the handy little secrets the pros know —just pin and reference these charts to sharpen your decorating skills. Guests won't have a clue that you didn't pay big bucks for …

Handy

One-Bag Dinners

A single trip to the grocery store is your ticket to a world tour of flavors in these Monday-to-Friday mains.<p>Get the shopping list<p><b>monday</b><br>Baked Flounder with Roasted Tomatoes <b><br>tuesday</b><br>Tortilla Pie<b><br>wednesday</b><br>Chicken Piccata <b><br>thursday</b><br>Sauteed Cajun Shrimp<b><br>friday</b><br>Linguine Arrabbiata

50 Best Crime TV Shows on Netflix: Peaky Blinders

A current ranking of the 50 best crime TV shows on Netflix, including the BBC 2 gangster drama <i>Peaky Blinders</i>, starring Cillian Murphy.<p>In honor of the</i> …

5 Netflix Documentaries (Will Make You Too Angry To Chill)

I'm a big fan of documentaries. They are far and away my favorite thing to watch. Why? Because I love information. I'll take all of it I can get. …

Documentaries

Don't be fooled: Hulu and Amazon aren't a threat to Netflix

Amazon and Hulu are both tweaking their business models to draw in more streaming video subscribers. However, their efforts aren't likely to put a dent in Netflix's leadership position.

Research says we’re remarkably bad at knowing who our friends are

Do your true friends also consider you to be a close companion? Most people expect their feelings of friendship are shared, perhaps with the odd exception of a glamorous acquaintance they’re hoping to befriend, but newly published research suggests we’re actually quite poor at judging whether …

How to Build a Walk-In Shower in a Small Bathroom

Walk-in showers are popular DIY projects as they can be installed in tighter spaces than a tub and are safer to use for older family members.<p>Bathroom remodeling projects rank a close second to kitchens in popularity, as they can boost the value of your home and make a great universal design …

30 Days of Spring Cleaning Tips for a Sparkling Home

It's time to pull on your gloves and get to work.<p>It's time to pull on your gloves and get to work.

14 ways to save money by thinking like a millennial

With the rise of smartphones, there are now a bunch of ways to cut costs by embracing a more mobile lifestyle. There are apps that will let you invest with no fees and subscriptions that can help you rack up big discounts on everyday items like food. There is also a wealth of entertainment you can …

22 Easy Tips That'll Actually Make You Want To Cook

Cook less, clean less, and EAT MORE.

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All in the mind: the trouble with mental health

Can you separate someone’s mental suffering from their habits and history?<p>Breakfast might not seem to be the time to discuss mental health, but a recent breakfast of the International Women’s Forum in London did just that. As the IWF women are often powerful people who run things there was much …

Soul Survivor

The revival and hidden treasure of Aretha Franklin.<p>Late on a winter night, Aretha Franklin sat in the dressing room of Caesars Windsor Hotel and Casino, in Ontario. She did not wear the expression of someone who has just brought boundless joy to a few thousand souls.<p>“What was with the sound?” she …

50 documentaries you need to see

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p><b>The Texan director’s feature debut, The Act of Killing (2012), and its follow-up, The</b> …

Documentaries

Daniel Radcliffe Shares Sweet Thowback Pic To Support Fellow 'Harry Potter' Star

Too cute!<p>Daniel Radcliffe is nothing if not a really sweet guy -- and one of the last people out there still using Google+.<p>The 26-year-old reminded us on Friday that he's the kind of person who is always thinking of his friends. Radcliffe posted an absolutely adorable photo of himself and fellow …

5 Mind Hacks to Steal from Highly Productive People

In need of a productivity boost? You don't (necessarily) need more coffee. What you <i>do</i> need is a new frame of mind. If you can train your brain to …

12 Bad Habits That Are Making You Less Productive

Are you guilty of these bad habits that are hurting our productivity at work? If so, it's probably time to cut it out.

Make a Plan: How to Outline Your Ideas with 20 Powerful Tools

It doesn't matter how many ideas you have if you can't connect them. To turn those scattered concepts into a finished product, you're going to need a …

She Ain’t Feeling It: 5 Reasons Why She Doesn’t Want Sex

“She’s just not as freaky as she used to be,” he said in a letter that was filled with disappointment and disdain.<p>Here I was reading yet another …

When to Leave and When to Stay: How Do You Know When the Relationship Is Over?

<i>Authored by Tiffany McLain for Psyched in San Francisco Magazine. Tiffany has a psychotherapy practice in San Francisco where she specializes in working with young professionals who straddle multiple identities, be this professionally, ethnically or economically.</i><p>There are moments when our romantic …

Travel Hacks: 8 Ways To Vacation Like A VIP At A Fraction Of The Cost

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

6 Steps to Take When Your Willpower Is Gone

Having a healthy willpower allows you to become capable of accomplishing a lot of things in life. Setting a goal and having the motivation to achieve …

Will Power

5 weird signs you're vitamin deficient

When your body is trying to tell you something— for example, that you're skimping on critical vitamins— it may go to some strange lengths. "With today's diet of processed foods, it's easy to become vitamin deficient, either by not eating enough of the right foods or not absorbing them properly due …

The Search for the Perfect To-do List

Beware the to-do list rabbit hole. It starts off with one or two innocent reminders and ends up with you tumbling down a long hole of procrastination …

6 Ways to Begin Living the Life You Love

To get from where you are to where you want to be, become acutely aware of the choices you make each day which lead you away from your desired goals. You cannot change direction if you are not aware that you're not headed in the directions you want to go.<p>To begin living a life you love, start at …

6 Straightforward Ways to Simplify Your Life at Home

Are you over-complicating your life at home? Be honest. We all over-complicate sometimes. But home should be the place you try and keep things as …