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I Stopped Complaining for 21 Days and It Changed My Relationships

It was a Monday morning, and I woke up realizing the rent check needed to be mailed. But my checkbook was nowhere to be found. While rummaging …

14 bizarre sleeping habits of super-successful people

So when it comes to getting a solid night of shut-eye, some do everything they can to not let insomnia, pressure at work, or snoring spouses get in the way, even if that means creating a weird nightly routine or napping to get through the day.<p>Here's a look at the most bizarre sleeping habits of 14 …

The Effect of Emotional Trauma on Metabolism

By Editor1<p>Posted July 4, 2011<p>In Anxiety/Depression/Mental Health, Mind/Body<p>1<p>Craig Wagstaff, ND; and Karin Wagstaff, ND<p>As physicians, when we refer to …

How To Turn Negative Life Experiences Into Positive Life Lessons

You're reading How To Turn Negative Life Experiences Into Positive Life Lessons, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

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Our Favorite Wedding Dresses From Bridal Fashion Week Are Off-the-Charts Pretty

Wedding dresses have come a long way over the past decade. Both designers and brides are pushing the expectations and redefining bridal, expanding the palette from white and white...

Pinhole Cameras Made from Twigs and Dirt Capture Hazy Landscapes

Adam Donnelly and David Janesko make site-specific pinhole cameras from dirt, leaves, and whatever else they can find.<p>Random piece of trivia alert: Today is World Pinhole Day. It falls just a couple of days after Earth Day, so now’s the perfect time to check out David Janesko and Adam Donnelly's …

The 3 different types of happiness — and what you can do to achieve them

It won't fit in your tiny house. Marie Kondo thinks it should be eschewed entirely unless it sparks joy. And there won't be any need for all your whisks and woks once you switch over to Soylent for sustenance.<p>Minimalism is hot, culturally, and for years, science has assured us that it was also the …

Yoga Poses to Relieve Stress and Loosen Up Your Shoulders

Fredy Soberanis<p>Dolphin at Wall<p>Place forearms on the wall parallel to one another below shoulder height, fingertips up, keeping elbows shoulder …

With Depression, Nothing Is Permanent

Robert J. Wicks, psychologist and bestselling author of <i>Riding the Dragon</i>, recently told me a story about impermanence.<p>A psychiatrist (Epstein) went …

When God Chased Me

It was early in my junior year at Virginia Tech, and everywhere I turned it felt like God was following me.<p>It all began a few months before, when a …

These Mini Tree Houses Will Ignite Your Inner Child

They're like intricate little plant accessories.<p>There's something about mini things that make our hearts burst with happiness. We've never laid eyes on a Barbie's Dreamhouse furnishing that doesn't make us feel like a little kid (they're just so darn cute!) and these tiny tree houses for plants, …