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16 Unconventional Ways To Practice Patience In Everyday Life

<b>1. Make fewer plans.</b><p>We often get caught up in meticulously scheduling out every part of our day, and when plans go awry it stirs our impatience. Stop …

What It Feels Like To Break Up With Someone You Thought Was “The One”

At one point in your life, you will find someone who will be your very definition of love. They will set your world ablaze, awaken every crevice of …

Be Thankful To The Person Who Broke Your Heart

This goes out to everyone who has ever had their hearts broken and are still picking up the pieces on their own.<p>Everyone has a different story of …

10 Etsy Stores You Need In Your Life

Cutting out the retailer and buying directly from the artist can be a great way to find amazing items and support local art, but the search can be …

Grab-and-Go Oatmeal Bars That Pack 17 Grams of Protein

Ingredients<p>1 cup almond butter<br>• 3 ounces vanilla plant-based protein powder (I used Vega)<br>• 1/2 cup maple syrup<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 2 cups gluten-free rolled oats<br>• 1/2 cup …

101 Thought Provoking Questions to Ask Yourself Before It’s Too Late | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

This is your chance to live the life you wish you had.<p>You could close down this article right now, pretend that you never saw it, and go on living …

Motivation

14 Genius Ways to Store Your Beauty Products

See how easy it is to get organized?!<p><i>By Megan Segura for DailyMakeover</i><p>Say goodbye to your messy makeup drawer and medicine cabinet! These super-smart solutions will help you clear clutter so you'll never lose another eyeshadow or nailpolish again.<p>Clear It Up<p>When you cram your cosmetics into drawers …

The 2014 Best of the Best Hotel Awards

"But what's your favorite hotel?" It's the question most often asked of Jetsetter's editors by friends, relatives and brand new acquaintances. It's a topic we never tire of debating over computer monitors in the editorial department. And, most important, it's what lies at the heart of our first …

Wall Art

5 Books You Should Read In Your 20s

<b>1. Read During a Big Life Change (Good or Bad)</b><p><b>Suggested Book:</b> Transitions: Making Sense of Life’s Changes — William Bridges<p>Transitions is a book I …

Weekly Meal Plan | 17- 23 March

It’s hard to believe Spring Break came and went so fast. We had a wonderful week spending time together and getting outdoors as much as we could. I …

chocolate peanut butter shake {vegan + gf}

Happy Monday friends! I’ve been on a no super cold foods thing since January per the instructions of my acupuncturist. But this weekend I broke, and …

Turkey, Cheddar, and Green-Apple Sandwich

No need to deprive yourself: The day-after sandwich qualifies as healthful when turkey is slipped between slices of cheddar, tart apple, and whole-grain bread.

Shrimp Recipes for Any Occasion

Canned and fresh tomatoes combine in a flavorful pasta dish. After browning garlic and simmering diced tomatoes, add cherry tomatoes to the sauce and cook for 15 minutes. Add sauteed shrimp and cooked pasta for a one-course dinner.

Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies

<i>posted on</i> December 13, 2013<p>Welcome back to Sally’s Cookie Palooza! Today’s recipe continues my love affair with red velvet desserts. While I’ve made …

Everplans Stores Useful Data In Case of Your (or Someone Else's) Death

Everplans is a service that walks you through all of the steps you need to follow to prepare for your—or someone else's death. Now, it also helps you …

50 Ways To Be A Woman

<b>1.</b> Practice good personal grooming habits. If you are going to have colored hair, keep your roots covered. If you are going to have fake nails, keep …

50 Lessons That May Make Your Life Better (They Did Mine)

Most people don't get through a life without a few lessons, and for me, having others share theirs is one of the most incredible gifts I can receive. Even if I don't agree with their statements or actions, I often find out new things about myself and what I want out of life (and don't want) as a …

Relationships

recommended reading

Websites<p>What do I do AFTER?<p>This handy checklist from Get Your Shit Together founder Chanel Reynolds can help you organize all the overwhelming …

What's New and Cool in the Fitness Sphere?

As we enter the third month of 2014, the fitness landscape is booming with innovation, from new cloud, performance, and social apps and technology to boutique fitness online group membership platforms.<p>Inspired to write this post on innovation, by a post on my favorite blog a few weeks ago, A VC …

Fitness Technology

33 Ingeniously Designed Products You Need In Your Life

No gizmo gadgetry here. These products are awesome simply because they were designed that way.

Industrial Design

Food Huggers

Don’t worry, Food Huggers are not a group of people lecturing you about loving your food, they’re small silicone thingamajigs that help you save your …

23 Comfort Food Mash-Ups That Were Meant To Be

You know all about Brangelina, but have you heard about potataffle or rice krispancake, yet?

Cooking

29 Disney-Themed Cocktails You Need To Try ASAP

The only magic potions you need in your life.

Recipes

Dying of a Heroin Overdose Does Not Make You a Scumbag

In the wake of the tragic death of Philip Seymour Hoffman, I am shocked by the vast range of opinions and emotions that have been voiced in the public discourse. Media outlets of all shapes and forms are weighing in on his death -- and specifically, the foolish, self-destructive choices he made …

Drug Addiction

How We Die is not Our Whole Story.

I am often at a loss about how to answer my son’s questions.<p>“How did he die?” my four and a half year old asks me.<p>“Um,” I stumble. I blink and mutter …

The Loss of a Lifetime: When an Adult Brother or Sister Dies

When I was 24, my younger brother, who was my only sibling, died. The day the phone rang and I heard my mom say dark, foreign words like <i>coroner, needle, heroin, autopsy</i>, was the most impactful day of my life. In the thickness of shock, I didn't realize that the rest of my life would be measured in</i> …

Empathy

10 Protein-Packed Lunches to Help You Burn More Calories | Women's Health

Pack a serving of these light-and-easy Paleo stuffed peppers for lunch. You can dice the peppers and serve them atop a bed of greens for a nutrient-packed meal that will keep you energized throughout the day. <i><br>Per serving: 32 grams of protein and 285 calories</i><p><b>Vegan Spiced Lentils and Quinoa</b><p>This …

Talking with Deepak Chopra about Timeless You

<b>Talking with Deepak Chopra</b><p><b>Mike Ragogna</b>: Hi Deepak, let's talk about your six-part course <i>Timeless You</i>. Can you take us on a little tour through those six courses?<p><b>Deepak Chopra</b>: Originally there were ten, which were condensed into six. The first part is changing perceptions of aging, of your body as …

Spirituality