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Ancient Philosophers Reveal 4 Rituals That Will Make You Happier

Alright, you’ve probably read a zillion articles about happiness online and you’re not a zillion times happier. What gives?<p><i>Reading ain’t the same as</i> …

Happiness

25 Heaven-Sent Products For People Who Suck At Makeup

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Makeup

Canada town feels burden of refugees crossing US border

<b>A small town in rural southern Manitoba says it is hopeful help is coming to assist with an influx of refugee claimants.</b><p>The municipality of Emerson-Franklin is preparing for more people crossing illegally at the Canada-US border.<p>They had 22 border jumpers cross last weekend.<p>The town of some 700 …

Canada

Try This 8-Week Plank Challenge To Get Stronger From Head To Toe

Planks challenge your arms, legs, chest, shoulders, and butt, not to mention make your abs quiver like an earthquake when done properly. Best of all, you can do them anywhere and tweak them to suit your ability. The more you plank, the stronger and more stable you get, and the longer your muscles …

How To Photoshop Faster | Simple Tips To Speed Up Your Photoshop Workflow

Photoshop is just one of those programs that, once learned, is hard to do without, but perhaps a bit harder to get started. Without question there …

Adventures by Rail: The Most Scenic Train Vacations in North America

Train voyages and vacations have been part of European and U.S. culture as long as there have been tracks on the ground. Millionaires Jay Gould and …

How to Get Rich: 10 Ways Wealth Is Created

How do people get “rich”?<p>It’s a question that I see almost constantly asked in popular culture, both directly and indirectly. It’s a constant theme …

11 Fat-Loss Mistakes Women Make

Sometimes, it's the things you don't think about that are the biggest problems when it comes to losing fat. Are you making these mistakes?<p>1 – …

Nutrition

How To Be Happy: Your 5-Step Action Plan

If it seems that some mornings you would rather just pull the covers over your head, stay in bed and forget the commute to the office for just one day, you're not alone.<p>Knowing how to be happy from the moment you wake up, is no mean feat.<p>Maybe you have been reading the recent research about …

9 TEDx presentations that completely changed my life

I'm a big fan of TED. I've walked away with a better understanding of the human psyche, a better business acumen, and some truly astounding takeaways about the future of science and technology.<p>But just as impressive are the independently organized TEDx presentations, which, while following TED's …

26 Insanely Useful Products All Gardeners Should Own

Everything you need to get a greener thumb.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>The comments for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

Gardening

How To Stay Healthy When You Work 60+ Hours A Week -- Including The Exact Workouts And Meal Plans To Use

A while back I asked my readers why it's so hard to stay in shape. Most of them agreed that they knew they needed to sleep and exercise more, and eat less -- but knowing and doing are three different things. When I dug deeper, to uncover the problem behind the problem, three things kept coming …

8 Legit Beauty Brands to Shop on Your Next Trip to Target

Is there anything you <i>can’t</i> shop for at Target? Between their stunning fashion collaborations and holiday decor that you can <i>probably</i> sneak into your room scheme all year round (we’re looking at you, Nate Berkus), we’re pretty sure it’s possible to find everything you need (and don’t need) inside …

Here's Why a Bloody Bull is Better Than a Bloody Mary

I come from a long line of Bloody Mary lovers. Proof: At my parents’ house, we drink them before dinner. It doesn’t matter what time it is, we’re …

Make Your Photos Pop using Photoshop's Blur Gallery

In Photoshop CC, there are multiple blur filters using the Blur Gallery that give us powerful, artistic control. These include Field, Iris, …

8 Easy Ways to Become Highly Productive Without Working Harder

I have always known hard work to be an essential secret of success. And because I like succeeding in all I do, I work hard.The harder I work, the …

Time Management

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

12 Drugstore Beauty Products Every Woman Should Own

While we’re all for a luxe splurge, nothing makes us happier than a good beauty bargain—especially when we stumble on a product that <i>actually</i> works. …

These Geometric Glasses Will Satisfy Even the Biggest Beer Snobs

These totally gorgeous glasses will make your beer-drinking experience even better. After all, why should wine glasses have all the fun?<p>All four …

20 great hard rock logos

Design and rock music have never strayed far from each other. And for many rock bands, the logo has been an immensely powerful branding tool: …

A List of Books that May Change your Life

I started off 2015 with a 10-day silent Vipassana meditation course, one of the hardest things I’ve ever chosen to do. I wasn’t a meditator. I had …

Books

The Habit That Will Put You in The Top 1% of Earners

Ideas, knowledge, skills, inspiration, and more are available to you through the magic of reading. More than any other single habit, reading gives …

Bill Gates

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Bill Murray

Choosing font pairings just got easier: Meet ‘Tinder’ for typefaces

Picking font pairings can prove to be incredibly difficult, particularly if you’re not a top-notch designer. Even now, many of us developer types just pick some fonts and jam them together.<p>There are a few different sites and blogs around for finding acceptable fonts to slap next to each other, but …

Typography

21 Easy Things To Do On Sunday That Will Make Mondays Suck Less

Because Mondays really don't have to be so awful.

Productivity

The Top 23 Most Beautiful American Campsites

Photo by Christin Healey, Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>It's not too late to get that summer camping trip in the books and any one of these 23 campsites would make for an amazing trip. Rally the crew, pack up the car, and head out to sleep under the stars at one of these beautiful American …

15 Books You Should Read Before Starting Your Business

When my first company failed, a young startup I founded right after college, I wanted to know why. I spent the next year reading and working like an …

13 Beverages You Should Never, Ever Drink

*SPITS.*<p>Everyone knows the healthiest thing you can drink is water. But other drinks (ahem, Frappuccinos) that are terribly tempting are also terrible for your health. While moderation is the key to enjoying almost all delicious things, registered dietitian Isabel Smith says these drinks are worth …

How I Cut The Cable (And How You Can Too!)

I love TV. Unlike most people, who see it as a distraction, I consider watching TV critical to maintaining my productivity by providing me with crucial downtime (and the new book, <i>How We Learn</i>, by NY Times science writer Benedict Carey provides some evidence for that). TV is something I simply …

Televisions