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17 Make-It-Happen Makeovers to Try Today

Discover surprising ways to make a few things over, under, and just generally better. Go ahead, make your day...<p>Photo: Peter Rosa, Illustration: …

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7 Awesome Organizing Hacks for Your Tiny Closet

Your space might be tight—and you've already packed off-season clothes in vacuum-sealed bags—but these creative bloggers have solutions for …

6 Books Every Smart, Forward-Thinking Woman Needs to Read

Sweet-and-Sour Potluck Meatballs Recipe

<i>Note: As far as I know, you can't buy fresh, soft bread crumbs in a grocery store. After a loaf of bread goes stale, I tear what remains into chunks,</i> …

How to Write a Condolence Letter: 5 Suggestions

After my book <i>The Tiffany Box, a memoir</i> was released, I received many emails from readers expressing how grateful they were that I included several condolence letters that were sent to me after my mom passed away in my book. Each reader liked seeing examples of sympathy cards.<p>Who knows what to say …

How to Relax

There are a lot of relaxation techniques out there that we can all learn and practice. However, I have found that many of my clients (and myself) …

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The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

Why people self-sabotage their happiness - Karen Salmansohn

<i>Do you self sabotage your happiness? Learn the clues that you do – and the steps to take to stop limiting your happiness and success!</i><p><b>Confession time:</b> …

Breakfast Inspiration For The Paleo Autoimmune Protocol - Autoimmune Wellness

This post contains affiliate links. Click here to see what that means!<p>In order to support our blogging activities, we may receive monetary …

6 Ugly Truths You Need To Accept To Pull Yourself Out Of A Rut

They aren’t pretty, but they are the kind of wake-up calls that we need to give ourselves every once in while. Columnist Leigh Newman explains.<p>1. <b>Love Is Not A Stative Verb</b><p>In elementary school, we were all taught about stative verbs. Perhaps you remember them? Statives are those verbs that describe …

How to Get Through an Emotional Minefield

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

Meet This Year's Dirty Dozen: 12 Fruits and Veggies to Be Wary Of

<i>Greatist News examines and explains the trends and studies making headlines in fitness, health, and happiness. Check out all the news here.</i><p>Mama …

32 Awesome No-Knit DIY Yarn Projects

If you can cut and glue you can make fun and unexpected decor, accessories, and more.

6 Steps to See Yourself More Clearly

I have the most fabulous conversations when I'm alone. Driving, exercising, flossing my teeth, I offer opinions and advice that would change the …

5 DIY Projects You and Your Kids Can Make for Your Cats

Summertime is here and there are no shortage of outdoor activities for you and your child. Sometimes, however, Mother Nature doesn’t feel like …

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Ultra Low Carb Marinara Sauce

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The Moment I Knew

<i>When we asked readers to tweet about the moment they knew they needed to de-stress, the responses were alarming. Breaking points were marked by health crises, family problems and other types of suffering. We decided to go deeper into some of these stories in the hope that others can recognize signs</i> …

Patients Lead The Way As Medicine Grapples With Apps

Christine Porter is hooked on the MyFitnessPal app. In October, after deciding to lose 50 pounds, Porter started typing in everything she eats, drinks and any exercise she gets.<p>"This is my main page here," says Porter. "It's telling me I have about 1,200 calories remaining for the day. When I want …

9 Evernote Products You Have to Try

9 Evernote Products You're Not Using Yet<p>1. Evernote Web Clipper<p>2. Evernote Clearly<p>3. Evernote Hello<p>4. Evernote Food<p>5. Evernote Peek<p>6. Penultimate<p>7. …

DIY Sharpie Wallpaper Tutorial • Vintage Revivals

I am so IN LOVE with today’s project I want to lick my wall. Remember last week when we chatted about overcoming a major project/idea fail? This post …