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The 5 Foods You Should Eat Every Day, According to a Harvard Professor (One Is, Oh, Very Difficult)

I couldn't eat one of these every day. I just couldn't<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Think about the things you ingest every single day.<p>Coffee is likely one. Chocolate is surely one, if you have any taste.<p>What else? Cereal? …

Nutrition

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling…

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling Life<p>In Japan, millions of people have <i>ikigai</i> …

7 Toxic Thinking Mistakes That Will Keep You From Being Mentally Strong

Changing the way you think will change your entire life.<p>Just because you think something doesn't make it true. Yet, you likely believe your brain when it casts doubt on your abilities or when it tells you that people don't like you even though there's little evidence supporting such statements.<p>In …

Self-help

This Coconut Curry Chicken & Rice Cooks in One Pan

When you don't have a ton of time to dedicate to cooking a main dish and sides for dinner, a one-pan meal is the perfect solution. In this case, …

Lack of Work-Life Balance Is Killing Your Happiness. Here's What You Should Do About It

A lot of people don't like their jobs, but here's something they can do about it.<p>Here's a true fact of running a business: Some people on your team are keeping something from you. It's not that they aren't who they say they are, or that they're not doing their jobs. The secret is that many of them …

Work-life Balance

25 INFPs Reveal The Piece Of Wisdom That Turned Their Life Around

This week on my MBTI Facebook Page, I asked each type to share a personal epiphany they’d had that had significantly impacted their lives. Here’s …

10 Dinners to Cook Once and Eat All Week

The best meals of winter — the soups and stews and braises — are not only winning dishes because of how comforting they are, but also because they …

90 Minutes in Vancouver: The Ultimate City Walking Tour

Snap a pic at Vancouver’s iconic steam whistle clock. (Photo: Grady Mitchell)<p>Surrounded by the clear waters of False Creek and English Bay and ringed …

Stay away from these 5 foods before bed for better sleep (and long-term health)

The whole eating-before-bed thing is a delicate dance. Overindulging can lead to a restless night; but if you go to bed with your stomach growling, …

Your To-Do List Isn't Working. Here's How to Fix It in 1 Step

How to get unstuck, procrastinate less, and focus more.<p>You're probably familiar with the story for a jar that represents the time available in your life. You fill the jar with rocks, pebbles, and sand representing the big, medium, and small stuff you do every day. If you start with pebbles and …

Time Management

Forget Machu Picchu: Seven Newly Accessible Wonders of the World

If visiting the world's most ancient temples and monuments—Angkor Wat, Machu Picchu, Chichen Itza, Petra—inspires your inner Indiana Jones, just …

Archaeology

10 Things to Remember Before You Take Things Personally

Let me share three quick stories and some life-changing lessons with you…• This morning at a train stop near the hospital, a man and his three young …

grumpy

NHK World Airs Hayao Miyazaki Documentary on Saturday

50-minute documentary follows director as he works with CGI for 1st time<p>NHK World will air the Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki (Owaranai Hito …

Anime

More than 700 protest against government in Nigerian capital | Reuters

ABUJA (Reuters) - More than 700 people took to the streets in the Nigerian capital Abuja on Thursday to protest against the government’s economic policy in a sign of mounting public anger in the oil producer grappling with recession.<p>Anti-government protesters are seen during a rally in Abuja, …

As Obesity Rises, Remote Pacific Islands Plan to Abandon Junk Food

HONG KONG — Cookies and sugary drinks served at government meetings are about to go away. So are imported noodles and canned fish served in tourist bungalows.<p>Taking their place? Local coconuts, lobsters and lime juice.<p>While many governments struggle to ban soda to curb obesity, the tiny Torba …

How to Boost Your Body's Energy All Day

Most women could use a boost in energy.<p>“Stress, poor diet, poor-quality sleep, lack of exercise, and limited bright-light exposure during the day can …

8 Simple Steps to a Healthier Lifestyle

You’ve probably heard a lot about the importance of a healthy lifestyle and how it can help you lead a happier life—and possibly a longer one. But …

Holistic Medicine

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Eating Processed Food

We all know that eating healthy is "good for you." But beyond aesthetics, what we put into our bodies has an instrumental effect on our mental, …

Let's talk about overpopulation...

Overpopulation is seen as one of the biggest environmental threats our planet faces. But is the problem too many people - or too much …

Geography

The No. 1 Reason You're Not as Productive as You Want to Be

We all want to be more productive. Here are three ways you can set yourself up for success.<p>We all want to be more productive. After all, who wouldn't want to get more done than they thought possible? Unfortunately, productivity is and continues to be one of the biggest challenges for entrepreneurs …

Time Management

Seven Habits Of Extra Interesting People

Interesting people have a special magnetism. They tell incredible stories and lead unusual lives. But what exactly makes them so captivating?<p>They’re curious more than anything else. An interesting person is always excited to explore the world, and this energy radiates outward.<p>Some people are …

Self-improvement

How to make your small bathroom feel like a 5* hotel

Unlike the kitchen or living room, the bathroom is a space that we tend to… well, hide. Seeing as it is one of the most personal and private areas in …

Interior Design

6 Ways to Add More Meaning to Your Life

Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.<p>Most of us have moments when we overreact. It can happen in meetings, in one-on-one conversations, over email, and in personal relationships.<p>Sometimes we just cannot help ourselves--but there is always a …

Self-help

15 Success Quotes From History’s Greatest Minds

Sometimes you have to look back to go forward, learning from others’ experiences and soaking up their infinite knowledge as you go. Luckily, the …

5 mental tricks to help you manage stress and be more 'mindful' in 2017

If there's one thing that 2016 has taught many of us, it's that it helps to have a way to calm our minds and quiet our hearts. Just how do you do that? Try "mindfulness."<p>That, essentially, means being more attuned to what's going on around you and inside of you. "Mindfulness is an open-hearted way …

7 Principles for Low-Carb Mediterranean-Style Eating

<b>The 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet is based on a Mediterranean style of eating—one which is low in starchy, easily digestible carbs, but packed full of</b> …

How to Be Mindful When Life is in Flux

“If you let go completely, you will be completely happy.”Stress reduction, helping with depression, coping with illness and adversity, improved …

How to make someone feel like the only person in the world, according to psychologists

If the rise of populism has shown us anything, it’s that charisma and charm are invaluable. Some people seem to just have the knack of making others …