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All The 'Down-There' Grooming Questions You Were Too Afraid To Ask

"Down-there" grooming is a touchy subject ... literally. Whether you leave the hair-removal process up to the professionals or you prefer to do your own "landing strip" at home (yeah, we went there), you're probably still wondering if you've got this thing all figured out.<p>So we took one for the …

Skin Care

This is what the entire universe looks like in one image

The universe is so vast it's almost impossible to picture what it might look like crammed into one field of view.<p>But musician Pablo Carlos Budassi …

Universe

6 Habits To Improve Your Memory and Boost Your Brain Health

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From thought patterns to emotions, every facet of human expression dwells within the extraordinary capacity of our gray-and-white matter. How does this mysterious three-pound organ called the brain hold such sway over the matters of life, …

The Brain

On Writing...

Does a writer ever know what is next? Beings writing is not my day job, I don't ever set aside writing time as some authors do.<p>"I write from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every single day!" I have heard.<p>Not me! I need a thought or an idea to trigger the writing side of my brain, and then the faucet is turned on …

Writing

The psychological benefits of gratitude closely mirror those of meditation

Recently, I was watching television with my son when an ad came on for a cell phone company. The tagline for the ad said, “Get ready for Thanksgetting.”<p>“Wow.” My 17-year-old looked at me in disbelief. “It kind of seems like they are missing the point.”<p>I still am not entirely sure how we were …

Mindfulness

The best content strategy: Write what you believe in.

Recently I had writer’s block. I couldn’t for the life of me decide what to blog about, and that’s practically unheard of. In hindsight the problem …

28 Life Hacks To Make Your Day So Much Easier

I’m slightly obsessed with any list that will tell me how to increase my productivity. I don’t think anyone would argue that I’m not a hard worker, …

Time Management

6 Exercises That Will Get You In Shape For Sex After 60

Recently I came across an article in The New York Times reporting that successful hip and knee replacement surgeries can increase sexual activity and improve the quality of one's love life: "Surprise Path to Better Sex: Hip Surgery."<p>Excited by the possibilities, I announced this finding to my …

Yoga

Cure writer's block with writing toys

Ugh, the dreaded writer's block! How do you get rid of it? Well, you might want to try a few writing games over at Language is a Virus, a site that's …

Where Do You Write? (And a Giveaway!)

by Kellie McGannThis week some writing friends and I went on an adventure to find a new place to write. We ended up thirty minutes away from home, in …

Creative Writing

What We Know About Men Who Stay Abstinent Until Marriage

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his girlfriend, the singer Ciara, announced in July their plans to remain sexually abstinent until …

Seattle Seahawks

How to Improve Your Writing

Looking for ways to improve your writing skills? I share 7 tips to making your writing time more productive PLUS 49 authors share what is currently …

Productivity

Two Product Principles Often Forgotten

In the 7th century, Archilochus wrote “The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing.” A simple quote with a deceptively deep …

Product Management

10 Thoughts Anxious People Have Throughout The Day

One of the <i>splendid blessings</i> (read: annoying symptoms) of anxiety is having to deal with rapid-fire thoughts that turn into constant worry. Sometimes these thoughts are warranted (“Did I leave the oven on?”), but often they’re totally unfounded (“Does my boss hate me?”) ― and the brain doesn’t know …

Self-help

Donald Trump is threatening to skip the next debate

The New York Times reported on Thursday that Trump, along with several other candidates — including retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) — are unhappy with the debate criteria set by CNBC late last month.<p>The campaigns reportedly complained on a conference call Thursday …

Donald Trump

6 Moves to Do in the Morning for TONS of Energy | Women's Health

Exercise 1 Constructive Rest and Breath Awareness<p>Lay on your back with your knees bent and your feet hip-distance apart. Place one hand on your heart and one on your belly. Breathe fluidly into your belly and chest, and focus on your on the breath. Feel your stomach and chest as it rises and falls. …

One Tree for Every Bag

Planting the seeds for a better tomorrow, one bag of coffee at a time<p>Imagine looking out on your family’s farm – your livelihood and your legacy – …

‘A Tale of Two Foxes’ Wins Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015

Canada amateur photographer Don Gutoski has been crowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 for the remarkable photo above, titled “A Tale of Two …

Wildlife

We're learning more about the CIA 'cover-up' surrounding JFK's assassination

Just after noon on November 22, 1963, the US lost its 35th president to a bullet in Dallas.<p>The assassination of President John F. Kennedy spurred numerous conspiracy theories, many of which doubted whether sniper Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone and asserting that the CIA was involved.<p>And now, a …

Fidel Castro

Checkmate: Obama's Syrian Disaster

Sukhoi Su-25 fighters landing at Basel al-Assad air base in Latakia, September 2015<p>The Syrian Civil War is entering a third and potentially very dangerous phase in its continuing evolution. It began as a purely domestic crisis, became steadily internationalized as other countries intervened, and it …

Middle East

Declassified CIA report concluded director led 'cover up' of Kennedy assassination investigation

A declassified CIA report concludes former agency Director John McCone withheld information about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy Jr., according to a recent news story.<p>The 2013 report, declassified last fall, concludes that McCone, who ran the spy agency when Kennedy was fatally shot …

Dating While Christian

To my urban, liberal friends, my faith is freakier than any sexuality. But it’s not so far off from my boyfriend’s warmly accepted Judaism.<p>Sunday brunch was always a close call. Any earlier than 1 p.m., I’d be late for it. After a night out, there was no way I was getting up for the 9 a.m. …

Faith

NASA spacecraft discovers blue sky, red ice on Pluto

The sky over Pluto may not be sunny, but it's undoubtedly blue.<p>NASA's New Horizons spacecraft discovered Pluto's blue sky during the historic flyby of the icy dwarf planet in July. The images of Pluto's atmospheric haze were beamed down last week and released by NASA on Thursday.<p>The particles in …

Lying awake at 3am? Perhaps you should try biphasic sleeping

Poor sleep and insomnia can make you less effective, but it’s still not necessary to stay in bed for eight hours<p>Madonna, Margaret Thatcher and Donald Trump all claim to have thrived on four hours or less of sleep. If it’s good enough for the queen of pop and the Iron Lady, should entrepreneurs be …

Entrepreneurship

“Just Googling it” is bad for your brain

Having the world at our fingertips around the clock takes a lot of the pressure off our minds to remember basic facts. But the ability to find answers on search engines like Google is also killing our memories, a recent report (pdf) by cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab shows.<p>When asked a question, …

The Brain

Before you learn to code, ask yourself why

<i>This post originally appeared on the Underdog.io blog.</i><p>I feel strongly about the current “learn to code” movement for a number of reasons:<p>I’ve worked as a recruiter for 5+ years (most recently at betaworks and before that at Aviary). I hire a lot of engineers, so I meet and interview a lot of …

Donald Trump trashes former hedge-fund guy who jacked up drug price: 'He looks like a spoiled brat'

"He looks like a spoiled brat to me," Trump told reporters at a press conference in South Carolina, where he spent the day campaigning. "You want to know the truth? He looks like a spoiled brat."<p>Turing, a pharmaceutical startup that Shkreli founded in February, bought the US marketing rights to the …

Donald Trump

How Traveling Solo Destroyed My Dating Life

Up until about a year ago, I would have expected myself to be in a serious relationship right now, and getting engaged in five months, since that's when I'll be turning 28. Year-ago-me would have expected to be getting married by 29, and having a baby by 30, because that's what seemed to be …

Relationships