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5 Reasons Why Minimalism is a Better Way of Life

The word minimalism has a negative connotation to many. They believe being a minimalist means you are sacrificing things. It means you are not taking …

Minimalism

The Most Expensive Apartment Listings in New York That Are Not in Manhattan

Apartments for very wealthy New Yorkers have remained mostly within the city’s smallest borough. Until now.<p>The record price for a Brooklyn home broke …

10 Reasons Why Introverts Are Incredibly Attractive People

Shy. Reserved. Slightly geeky. Socially awkward. If you ask people to describe an introvert, you’ll most likely hear them described these ways.<p>It’s …

Personality

10 Things Introverts Do Which Make Them Productive

Introverts may be often misunderstood because of their quiet nature, but there are several areas where their quiet nature pays off. One of those …

Autistic people are more creative than you might think

Autism is commonly, if mistakenly, associated more with logical thinking than creative expression. But new research suggests we might need to rethink …

Autism

13 Awkward Things That Happen When You Look Way Younger Than You Are

Last night, I automatically showed my ID as the cashier reached for a cheap bottle of Shiraz. I didn't even much think about it, since, even though …

Conquering Oily Skin

A new study from Germany found that oily skin is both "emotionally and socially disruptive." Well, duh! I could've told you that from experience with oily skin as a teen! Here, some tips from Joshua...<p>A new study from Germany found that oily skin is both "emotionally and socially disruptive." Well, …

5 Reasons This Foundation Is Next-Level Good

Serum-based foundations started to become popular in the U.S. within the last year, with more and more brands hopping on the bandwagon. So it takes a …

Skin Care

5 Expert Tricks to Slim Down in Only 5 Days

The Fourth of July is right around the corner—literally, it’s just five days away. But it’s not too late to get in your best shape for all the …

July 4th

5 Eating Mistakes Even Healthy People Make

So you pride yourself on buying only organic, and wouldn’t touch processed foods with a ten-foot pole—great start! But here’s the reality: there are …

Nutrition

The 5 Hardest Lessons You'll Learn While Traveling Abroad

You booked a trip to get <i>away</i> from the “real world.” But as it turns out, things get pretty real when you’re out there. Traveling overseas is more …

7 Genius Travel Hacks Every Woman Should Know

There are few things in life that we despise more than packing. Dragging our reluctant (and somewhat suspicious) selves to the gym, chugging any …

Hacking

6 High-Tech Sunscreens to Upgrade Your Summer Skin Routine

Until recently, sunscreen was probably the most boring thing you put on your skin—an essential preventative step in your skincare routine, sure, but …

Skin Care

How I Finally Trained Myself to Sleep on My Back

I’ve written about the virtues of sleeping on your back before. And I’ve <i>tried</i> sleeping on my back—many, many times. But I always woke up scrunched …

Sleep

The Top 10 Gigs You Should Be Considering for Life Post College

Seniors, listen up.<p>One thing people forget to say while you're in school? Unless you're pursuing a <i>very</i> specific degree with an equally specific goal (in which case, that's amazing), finishing undergrad is mostly about showing the world that you can stay dedicated to something for four years of your …

How to Hate Mornings Less - Rise and Shine

No snooze buttons here.<p>Have you ever felt like pulling yourself out of bed is basically the worst thing ever? Yeah, we thought so. Waking up is never <i>not</i> the hardest part of the day, but the good news is there's something you can do about it. A few simple cheats can make mornings a bit more …

Sayonara, Snooze Button: 6 Hacks to Give You More Time in the Morning

The early bird gets the worm.<p>Getting up in the morning can be so miserable, there's literally a word for "finding it hard to get out of bed" (dysania, for those of you looking to impress your Scrabble opponents). But ride the struggle bus no longer, because the end of the semester is nigh and it's …

What is it like for a disabled person to be disabled? Why people (wrongly) assume disabled people have lower quality of life

Many people assume without reflection that people with disabilities have lower quality of life than others. Philosophers have a particularly …

Meet The Inspirational, Adorable And Utterly Badass Skater Girls Of Kabul

They skate. They fall. They jump right back up again. These are skater girls of Kabul, ages five through 25, who partake in one of the most exhilarating, and often dangerous, sports in the world -- in a country where they're not allowed on bicycles.<p>These young women learned their skills at …

Cute

Pop princesses united: Taylor Swift puts on a brave face after her mother's cancer diagnosis as she films music video with Zendaya

She recently revealed her mother Andrea has been diagnosed with cancer.<p>And Taylor Swift was putting on a brave face after sharing the sad news with …

Music Videos

'The Little Prince' trailer looks better than anything Pixar has made in years

We just got the trailer for the star-studded animated feature "The Little Prince," based on the 1943 novel by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The movie combines computer-generated animation with traditional stop-motion animation techniques. Judging by the trailer, the movie promises to be a strong …

Animation

Miyazaki’s Movie Posters Make the Best GIFs

A redditor injected a little movement into the legendary Ghibli animator's movie posters.<p>Hayao Miyazaki may be retired, but artists and fans the world over are keeping his work alive, sometimes with inspired homages, and other times with theme park designs. In the case of reddit user …

Animation

11 Ways Finland’s Education System Shows Us that “Less is More”.

So, what is the difference? If the instruction in secondary mathematics is the same or sometimes worse than those found in the US, why are Finnish …

Teaching

Reviewed: Amika Perk Up Dry Shampoo

<i>As beauty editors, we get bombarded with a ton of new products every day (we know—tough life). “Reviewed” is a new series where we report on some of</i> …

Hair

Get Out of That Park Style Rut With These Outfits

Any Disney Parks fan knows that it’s tough to be comfortable, rep your favorite Disney fandom, and look cute all at once on a long day at Disneyland …

Pasadena Showcase House of Design opens at Eliot House, a 1910 Tudor

The first thing visitors will notice upon entering the latest Pasadena Showcase House of Design is a historic fireplace framed by emerald green tile. The brilliant wall brightens the dark entryway in a distinctly modern way, yet the Grueby tile is original to the house.<p>This union of old and new …

Interior Design

In This 360-Degree Rotating Tower, Everyone Gets to Live at the Top

Industrial designer Shin Kuo imagines a future of spinning skylines with his egalitarian building concept.<p>A spinning skyline literally gives new perspective to urban architecture in Taiwanese industrial designer Shin Kuo’s Turn to the Future building concept. Developed as his thesis project at the …

10 Habits Successful People Give Up to Increase Their Productivity