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10 Little-Known Uses for Vicks VapoRub

While many medical treatments from the early 1900s have been vehemently debunked, a handful have managed to stand the test of time. At the top of …

Alternative Medicine

Design thinking, explained

Solve any business problem with this approach.<p>By Rebecca Linke | September 14, 2017<p>Graphic design by Mimi Phan<p>Why It Matters<p>Coming up with an idea is …

Hear What Literally Every Genre of Music Sounds Like With This Tool

There is a lot of different types of music out there. Like, <i>a lot</i>. Don’t believe me? Check out this time-sucking tool called Every Noise at Once.<p>When …

Funk Music

Steps Gives You Daily Tasks to Help Deal With Social Anxiety

iOS: Social anxiety can be debilitating, and even if you don’t struggle with it completely, you probably still deal with some symptoms every now and …

Interior Designers Share Their Game-Changing Shopping Secrets

When you're a home editor, you become a magnet for decorating inquiries of all sorts, but the most common question I get is about where to shop for blank (pretty much every household decorative item you can imagine). To deviate from my usual list, I turned to another group of professionals: …

5 Ways To Make Yourself More Attractive In Any Relationship

Feeling good about yourself makes you attractive to others. As you love yourself, life becomes less burdensome and relationships become easier and more spontaneous. You don't spend your time second-guessing what others are thinking about you and where you stand in your various relationships. When …

Relationships

10 Uncomfortable Deeds That Will Pay Off Forever

T.S. Eliot was clearly onto something when he asked, "If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?" The very act of stepping outside of your comfort zone is critical to your success and well-being.<p>Our brains are wired such that it's difficult to take action until we feel at …

Self-improvement

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental strength is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship. Whatever the challenge, you have to see things through a new lens, and take decisive action if you want to move through it …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Fundamental Truths We Forget Too Easily

It's surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy schedules and weekly routines have a tendency to put the brain on autopilot.<p>Some of life's essential truths need repeating. Keep this list handy and give it a read any time you need a boost.<p><b>1. Being busy does not</b> …

Emotional Intelligence

17 Healthy Ways to Lose Weight Fast

No crash diets allowed.<p>Sustainable weight loss doesn't happen overnight (and if it does, it's probably self-destructive). But if you're anxious to lose weight for a legit reason, follow these painless tips to improve your diet, streamline your workouts, and shed weight *the healthy way*.<p><b>1. Pregame</b> …

Over 50 Learning Theories Explained for Teachers

October 29, 2015<br>Theory informs practice and without a solid theoretical base we risk having an impaired praxis. This is clearly noticeable in the …

Education Technology

Learning Theories

• ACT-R (John Anderson)<br>• Adult Learning Theory (P. Cross)<br>• Algo-Heuristic Theory (L. Landa)<br>• Andragogy (Malcolm Knowles)<br>• Anchored Instruction (John …

Connectivism

Möbel & Wohnaccessoires jetzt entdecken & bestellen bei car

<b>Exklusive Möbel und Wohnaccessoires bekannter Marken in einem Shop</b><p>Seit mehr als 50 Jahren schon hat sich car Möbel rund um das Thema Möbel und Wohnen …

The ultimate cold and flu survival guide

Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that as well. But it doesn't have to be this way! Aside from good hand washing (with soap, for at …

Alternative Medicine

Toned Ear Trains Your Ear for Better Musical Ability

I always thought I had “a good ear” for music. I guess I was wrong. The Toned Ear site’s ear training practices can test your musical hearing and …

Why Washing My Hair With a Scalp Brush Was the Best Idea I Ever Had

Never. Going. Back.<p>Washing my hair is one of my least favorite activities. It's not that I don't enjoy a good cleanse, but shampooing my long, thick, and curly is a straight-up chore that requires diligence, patience, and <i>at least</i> an hour at a time. And, let's be real, it just doesn't compare to the …

7 Places To Shop For Home Decor That Aren't Ikea

<i>Photo courtesy: Zara Home</i><p>OK, so you just moved into a new apartment and you need home things. Namely dishtowels without stains, cups sans university logos and maybe a new nightstand that isn't from Bed Bath & Beyond. Most people's natural instinct is to head straight to Ikea. But 1) the lines. And …

IKEA

25 Insanely Clever Schoolteacher Hacks

Brilliant tips and tricks to help teachers of any grade save time, money, and patience.

This Color-Correcting Lacquer Makes Nails Look Flawless

Even though I love painting my nails with fun, bold colors (especially when I want to fake a golden tan), there’s something oddly refreshing about …

Music Videos

"Willing" Automatically Generates Your Legally Binding Will

It’s not the most exciting thing to do, but creating a will is important. Even if you’re single and don’t have much to your name, a will makes it …

6 French Models Weigh In On Their Favorite Local Pharmacie Beauty Picks

The French pharmacy is the stuff of legend. Sure, New Yorkers have Duane Reade, and Londoners have Boots, but there’s something magical about walking through the aisles of the glass-encased storefronts of <i>Les Pharmacies,</i> sometimes recognizable only by the neon green cross symbols that hang above …

Vacuuming Your Stomach Is the Easiest Way to Get Flat Abs

It's the new crunch!<p>Crunches are <i>so</i> 2000 and late — especially now that everyone's doing a simpler, safer abs exercise: Stomach vacuuming.<p>Stomach vacuuming has nothing to do with your Dirt Devil — and seriously, don't try that at home. Instead, it's actually a breathing exercise that activates and …

How to Get Sexy Skin in Just 30 Seconds

Because your face wipes aren't doing as much as you think.<p>It's late, you're tired (maybe tipsy), and the whole cleansing thing is about as appealing as doing a few planks. But new research suggests a quick lather could be the secret to amazing skin.<p>Pass out with a dirty face and you know what to …

6 Online Shopping Sites You Didn’t Know You Needed

Online shopping is convenient and great for stocking up on your style basics, but it also means missing out on window shopping. You’re less likely to find something totally surprising and fun when you’re shopping based on search. That’s why we’re loving curated sites that bring that element of …

eCommerce

15 Facts About Panic Attacks That Will Make You Feel Things

The truth about the crippling condition that's scary AF.

Audrey Hepburn's 5 Rules for Healthy Living

The icon's son on his mother's wellness philosophy<p>In a recent interview with Yahoo! Health, Audrey Hepburn's youngest son, Luca Dotti, discusses his mother's wellness philosophy and how she led a healthy life not only because it was the right thing to do, but because it made her happy. Here, a few …

How to Make Super-Easy Japanese Bento Lunches

For the past few weeks I've been showing you all these bento boxes and my favorite kitchen tools...but wait a sec, this blog is meant to be about</i> …

19 Pop Songs Fact-Checked By Professors

Does shaking it off actually work? Academics and other experts weigh in.

Miley Cyrus

Do you know Rapunzel is a Sagittarius? Click Here if you ever wonder what zodiac signs your favorite Disney characters fall under?

Do you know Rapunzel is a Sagittarius? Click Here if you ever wonder what zodiac signs your favorite Disney characters fall under?

Miffy onigiri

Miffy onigiri