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How to Stop Being Lazy and Get More Done: 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

Time Management

Organization Tricks: 14 Steps to the Bedroom of Your Dreams

Important documents and files stacked around your bedroom keep you from enjoying the room as a place of rest. Instead, organize your files in a chest -- you can easily access them, but they're out of sight, out of mind.

Bedrooms

How to Organize a Stress-Free Back to School Routine

Back to school is right around the corner, causing moms and dads across Canada to gear up for the big race -- the race against the clock! Any parent …

Lack of Meaning in Life Linked to Substance Abuse, Depression

A lack of ultimate meaning in life, considered an important dimension of spirituality, is associated with alcohol abuse and drug addiction, as well …

Depression

Conservatism’s love-hate relationship with the 14th Amendment

[T]he government they devised was defective from the start, requiring several amendments, a civil war, and momentous social transformation to attain …

Constitutional Amendments

23 Genius Ways to Get Organized Before School Starts

150390<p><h1>A Homework Crate</h1><br /> <br/><br /> <p>This homework crate from <a href="http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com/" …

Too Much to Do, Not Enough Time

One of the biggest frustrations many of us feel is having too much to do, and not feeling like we have enough time to do it. We are overwhelmed.<p>Of …

Republican National Committee Urges Congress to Support Legislation Protecting Religious Liberty

The Republican National Committee has passed a resolution calling for Congress to approve the First Amendment Defense Act.<p>The legislation and …

LGBTQI

13 Strategies For Parenting Your Tweens (That Worked On Your Toddlers)

© Shutterstock<p>The “sweet spot” of parenting abruptly comes to a halt when your child becomes a tween. It’s loud and messy and sometimes very ugly. …

Parenting

10 Expert Tips You Didn't Know About Getting Your Teenager To Open Up

“The days are long but the years are short.”<p>Whoever said it first deserves a high five because -- yep -- that sums parenting up in a nutshell.<p>And the days are particularly long in the beginning; while the years are particularly short once your “child” approaches adulthood -- otherwise known as the …

Parenting

17 Productivity Tools That Will Give You Your Time Back

There’s just not enough time in a day, in a week, in a month—in the world. And we know that you’re already aware of this reality. But that’s exactly …

Apps

15 Questions To Ask Your Kids To Help Them Have Good Mindsets

As a loving parent, it is important to instill in your kids the right mindset and attitude. Both determine how your child interprets the world. And …

Brain Training: Fascinating Tips For Memory Improvement, Concentration, Mental Clarity, Neuroplasticity, And Mind Power (brain training, concentration, memory improvement) (English Edition)

Brain Training (FREE Bonus Included)<p>Fascinating Tips For Memory Improvement, Concentration, Mental Clarity, Neuroplasticity, And Mind Power<p>Give a …

Meditation

Ed Graf arson trial: Texas granted him a new trial. Would modern forensic science set him free?

1 Angel Fire<p>Ed Graf was a bad employee. While working at Community Bank in Texas in the 1980s, he allegedly embezzled from his employer, eventually …

Crime

25 Pictures Guaranteed To Make Parents Laugh Every Time

They're funny 'cause they're true.

A man who served 23 years of an 85-year sentence for murder is about to be released

The state court threw out the 1992 conviction of Raymond Tempest, 62, on second-degree murder charges, saying last month that evidence favorable to his case had been suppressed by prosecutors at trial.<p>Rhode Island's attorney general, Peter Kilmartin, has vowed to appeal that decision to the state …

Rhode Island

7 Crafty Home Makeovers You Can Do in 15 Minutes

Caught between your lack of time and the urge to give your home some spit and polish? Never fear.<p>These ideas will add panache in no time at all.<p>#1 …

Home Improvement

I was a compulsive masturbator

My habit started at the tender age of 4. It took an abstinence-only sex ed class to teach me that I was not alone<p>I was watching a squirrel eating trash through a window one day in middle school when I learned what masturbation was. A school counselor handed out a piece of paper with a list of terms …

Middle School