Tanvir Bindra

69 Added | 7 Magazines | 16 Following | @TanvirBindr2014 | Keep up with Tanvir Bindra on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Tanvir Bindra”

8 Secrets of Personal Organizers

Learn from the pros — their ingenious ideas for ditching clutter will save you time, money, and stress.<p>There's no right way to organize your home. Whatever strategy you choose just has to work with your lifestyle, habits and tastes. But there are a few tried-and-true strategies that can enhance the …

The Simple Trick That Can Boost Your Confidence Immediately

Smile, don't slouch. And don't cross your arms. Your parents probably taught you to use certain body language to appear friendly and polite.<p>But new research shows that your body language does much more than change the way other people see you -- it can change how you see yourself. Psychologists …

40 Ways to Wake Up Looking Gorgeous

The importance of a good night’s sleep isn’t lost on any of us. Besides keeping the mind healthy, it also plays a huge role in making sure you’re looking your very best. And while a solid eight hours of beauty rest can go a long way, why not put those hours spent in bed to good use and get even <i>more</i> …

Skin Care

Printable Infographic! This Is How Engineers Do Cocktails

Cocktails are an art — an art we at Brit + Co can certainly appreciate. But while you may consider yourself a part-time mixologist, you might not see your next Tom Collins the way, say, your engineer bud might. To each her own, and what we see as yummy, crafty drinks, an engineer, like the one …

Cocktails

5 Unexpected Ways to Use Plastic Wrap

Tasting Table | Jolene Bouchon<p>Plastic wrap: It isn't just for (barely) covering casseroles anymore. In fact, the stretchy stuff can be more useful when put to work in other, more unexpected ways. Try one of these tricks:<p>Controlled ripening: Some fruits, like apples, avocados, cantaloupes and …

Flavors

30 Homemade Candy Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Candy is awesome. Homemade candy is better—here are 30 recipes we love.<p><b>Is there anything better than eating handfuls of candy</b> until you teeter on the edge of sheer bliss and belly-aching agony? We say no. There's only one way to make this time-honored pastime better, and that's indulging in …

Dessert

Crispiest Potato Chips

6 Servings<p>Keys to great potato chips: A lower frying temp gets the moisture out; a vinegar soak ensures they're crisp.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ pounds russet or purple potatoes<p>½ cup distilled white vinegar<p>Vegetable oil (for frying; about 8 cups)<p>Kosher salt or Nori Salt (click for recipe) or …

Cooking

Get Grooming With Our Favorite High-Tech Brushes for Every Hair Type

Fabulous tresses begin with the right tools and your hair brush is no exception. Unfortunately, not all brushes are created equal and fussing around …

Tips and Tricks to Hang a Photo

• Wall Calendars<br>• Shop Wall Calendars ><p>Easel Calendars<br>• Shop Easel Calendars ><p>Desk Calendars<br>• Shop Desk Calendars ><p>Save up to 50% on calendars Code: …

Calendars

How to say Thank You in 50 languages

<i>Surviving in a country where English is not widely spoken (and you don’t speak the language) can be challenging at times. Perhaps the best</i> …

19 Things Remarkable People Think Every Day

Each is a small thing, but each also has the power to change your life... and the lives of the people around you.

Hacking Into Your Happy Chemicals: Dopamine, Serotonin, Endorphins and Oxytocin

<i>Image Credit: Pixabay.</i><p>We might not have a money tree, but we can have a happiness tree. Dopamine, serotonin, oxytocin and endorphins are the quartet responsible for our happiness. Many events can trigger these neurotransmitters, but rather than being in the passenger seat, there are ways we can …

Self-improvement

How to Plant Ideas in Someone's Mind

If you've ever been convinced by a salesperson that you truly wanted a product, done something too instinctively, or made choices that seemed …

Stop People from Wasting Your Time

We’re all too busy, spending our days in back-to-back meetings and our nights feverishly responding to emails. (Adam Grant, a famously responsive Wharton professor, told me that on an “average day” he’ll spend 3-4 hours answering messages.) That’s why people who waste our time have become the …

You Can Have an Easy Life or an Awesome One. Choose Wisely.

A few years back after one of my more impassioned lectures, a young buck in the back row raised his hand. “Mr. Victore,” he said, “I understand what …

15 Kitchen DIYs That Take One Hour Or Less

Want to spruce up your kitchen but don't have much time on your hands? These 15 super-simple DIY projects take less than an hour to complete.<p><b>1. Repaint your mugs</b><p><i>This Heart of Mine</i><p>Are you the unfortunate owner of a set of mugs you just can't fall in love with? Unless they're a priceless family …

Warren Buffett's 'Two-List' Strategy: How to Maximize Your Focus and Master Your Priorities

With well over 50 billion dollars to his name, Warren Buffett is consistently ranked among the wealthiest people in the world. Out of all the investors in the 20th century, Buffett was the most successful.<p>Given his success, it stands to reason that Buffett has an excellent understanding of how to …

Self-improvement

3 Amazing Mind Tricks That Will Help You Remember Small Details

It’s all in your head. No, really—your capacity to remember the name of a new investment company, which products are going to present the fiercest …

San Francisco

18 Healthy Alternatives to Satisfy Your Starch Cravings

We don’t know about you, but when the weather gets cold, we’re in a constant state of craving starchy, gooey comfort food. So, we figured, why not compile a list of crave-fulfilling dishes that will simultaneously keep us happy and not totally put us out for the count? So here we go — sweet potato, …

Cooking

How to Stop Every Kind of Headache ASAP

Ranging from a 3 p.m. coffee-crash throb to an agonizing pain that leaves you light-sensitive and nauseated, headaches are something most, if not all …

Headaches

10 Ways to Tone Up Without Killing Yourself at the Gym

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week Brooke Siler, Pilates pioneer and author of 'The New York Times' best-seller 'The Pilates Body: The Ultimate At-Home Guide to Strengthening, Lengthening and Toning Your Body- Without Machines', explains that it is</i> …

11 Things You Didn't Know You Could Use Pinterest For

Infographics

6 Questions to Ask Yourself Everyday

Life is fleeting. Moments are there for an instant and then they are gone. Do you enjoy these moments or do you merely use them as a means to an end? …

Handle Complainers by Asking Them How They Intend to Fix Their Problem

Of all the different types of negative people, complainers can be the most frustrating. One way to derail their pity party is simply by asking how …

Emotional Intelligence

Build a Better Breakfast Sandwich With These Recipes

<b>Perhaps it's our culture’s love of convenience -- a whole meal contained in one package! -- or maybe it's simply that these handheld meals are so darn delicious, but we are currently enjoying a breakfast sandwich renaissance. Whether you prefer to use a knife and fork or just grab 'em and go, any</b> …

The Secret Powers of Chrome's Address Bar

Chrome's address bar doesn't do much at a glance. Type in a URL and you're taken to a web site. But it can do a lot more if you know how to use …

Wedding Guest Etiquette: Rules to Stick to and Faux Pas to Avoid

We’ve all been invited to plenty of weddings, but there is still some confusion regarding the protocol around the timeless social institution. In our latest anonymous etiquette column, Vogue.com’s editors consider the unspoken rules and inadvertent faux pas of which every wedding guest should be …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Columbia University

This Is the Brutally Honest Body Image Lesson That Should Be Taught in School

Wear more makeup, don't be fat, look less haggard, wear tighter clothes, wear looser clothes...<p>Flip through any women's magazine, and there's a good …

App Lets You Peek Inside 80,000 Foods At Your Grocery Store

Looking beyond a nutrition label, Food Scores rates your grub based upon its pesticides, antibiotics, and processing.<p>Kellogg’s Corn Flakes. The package contains just a few ingredients. Milled corn. Sugar. Malt flavor. Salt. And BHT “for freshness.”<p>Seems innocuous enough. But is it? Entering the …

Agriculture