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Take a tour of Scotland on this luxurious train

If you are thinking of taking a vacation in Scotland and want to do it in style then you couldn’t do better than spending a few days travelling on …

Trains

20 ways to boost your immune system

Whatever your age, fitness and training schedule we can all feel under attack during the winter months, with endless colds, the dreaded ‘24-hour bug’ …

10 hidden MacOS Sierra features you need to know

If you upgraded to MacOS Sierra, then you are likely familiar with its headlining features, whether you are using Siri to speak to your Mac, unlocking it with an Apple Watch or cutting and pasting from your Mac to your iPhone or vice versa with the universal clipboard. You might also be using …

9 Basic Mac Hacks To Make Your Life Super Easy

Have you always been a Windows person and now have recently switched to a MacBook Pro?Do you find the Apple interface confusing?Are you a Mac user, …

7 ways to keep your MacBook from overheating

The older my MacBook Pro gets, the more its cooling fan spins, and the less pleasant it is to use. If your MacBook is also prone to running hot, there are seven ways you can keep it cool and quiet.<p>1. Avoid Chrome<p>Apple says that "runaway applications can cause the processor to work overtime and …

The 11 Step Ultimate Guide: How to Build a Niche Website That Can Make $2,985 a Month

If you are learning about building niche websites, then you've just landed on the only resource you will need to get started.Today, I am going to …

10 London Walks and Tours You Will Love

Heard of our sponsor Funzing? This online community of local Londoners offers quirky experiences to suit everyone. It's a chance to get involved in …

Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>Last night my 6-year-old got so mad she had to go to bed that she started kicking and punching my husband, and screaming at the top of her lungs. "What is wrong with her?" I wondered. But after watching a short film called "Just Breathe," I realize that what I was witnessing was a very …

Social Media

How to use machine learning in today’s enterprise environment

One of the latest trends in the world of technology and engineering is “machine learning” — in fact, all of the big technology companies today have invested in artificial intelligence and machine learning projects.<p>The term “machine learning” was first defined by Arthur Samuel, way back in 1959. He …

Here's how to find your true makeup foundation soulmate

You really know you have qualified to a full makeup junkie when you start to find foundation an interesting concept. Most people can get on board …

Makeup

This Specific Type of Exercise Will Keep Your Brain Young, Study Says

Exercise doesn't just make you fitter. It also makes you smarter. Don't believe me? A whole host of studies prove that moving more leads to thinking better, which is a phenomenal thing to know if you're looking for a little inspiration to hit the gym. Still, it raises an interesting question: What …

The Brain

Husband's Viral Post On Marriage Will Make You Fall In Love With Your Spouse All Over Again

Husband pens viral post about loving the many versions of his wife throughout their marriage<p>For some, monogamy seems like another word for boring. …

Relationships

What are ‘thinking skills’ and can we teach them?

…from a purely theoretical standpoint alone, it hardly seems plausible that a strategy of inquiry that must necessarily be broad enough to be …

Apple Tunisian Crochet Dishcloth Pattern

Petals to Picots - Crochet, knit, create ... I had a reader suggestion for an apple dishcloth to go with my Tunisian dishcloths set and thought it …

How to make stop Microsoft spying on you — make your Windows 10 as private as possible

How <b>Microsoft spying</b> on us with its Windows 10 OS ? How we can make our <b>Windows 10 as private</b> as possible ?<p>Microsoft Windows 10 has now become commonly …

Mingky Tinky Tiger + the Biddle Diddle Dee

Lanukas shares a free pattern for this <b>Solid Granny Heart Square</b>. I really like this blog. It’s in Spanish, but can be easily translated using Google …

What workers crave more than money

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>For older workers, a pay raise is great. But what many really, really want, in the words …

Employment

Is Crowdfunding Right for You? Answer These 7 Questions to Find Out.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Say you have an awesome idea and you need some money to get things started. Have you considered crowdfunding?<p>Crowdfunding is a popular and increasingly accessible way to put your prospective product or business in front of millions of …

10 Essential Characteristics of a 21st Century Educator

<i>This is a first draft and I am trying to learn through reflection. Would love your thoughts on the ideas below.</i>People have come to loathe the term …

Teaching

Teaching in higher education – there isn't enough evidence to tell us what works and why

Do I deliver this unit online or face to face? How should I arrange my lesson? Do I incorporate pre-class and post-class activities? What methods …

Higher Education

Half a million landlords to be hit with 40pc tax raid under new rules

Nearly half a million landlords will be forced to pay 40pc tax for the first time from April next year, when the Government enforces its planned buy-to-let tax raid, according to analysis.<p>According to the National Association of Landlords, the new harsher tax rules will push the taxable incomes of …

5 Things Entrepreneurs Should Outsource Immediately to Save More Time

The saying goes that entrepreneurs are the only people who will work 80 hours to avoid working 40. More often than not, they're also the only people who will try to do everything themselves to save money.<p>When starting a business, keeping costs low is vital so entrepreneurs tend to take on as many …

Small Business

5 strategies for remembering everything you learn

• Knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• Knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system often skips one of them. This is problematic, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Start a Successful Side Gig with 6 Courses on How to Effectively Use Alibaba, eBay, & More

<b>Private Label Products: Create Brands & Sell with Amazon® FBA</b><p>Source, Market & Sell Your Own Branded Products with the Amazon® Fulfillment …

China's growth

Global economic growth fueled by investment of China’s vast sovereign wealth outside of mainland China<p>Clustering of higher-margin high-tech …

7 Genius Brain Boosters to Try Before Work

To help you tackle the tasks of your day and sharpen your brain for years to come, add these simple brain boosters to your early-morning routine.<p>So …