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How Adults Can Encourage Kids To Be Original Thinkers

When I first read <i>Originals</i> I couldn't help but take notes. What I jotted down was essentially a to-do list for how I could be more creative, how I could think up and then communicate new ideas.<p>But the book — written by Adam Grant, a professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania …

Creativity

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Language

13 stupidly easy ways to save money in 2015

<b>1</b> <b>Bring your own lunch to work.</b><p>Yes, it’s a faff. But £5 per day on lunch costs you £1,000 a year. That’s a whole damn ski holiday you could be buying …

6 parenting resolutions that I am totally going to break in 2015

Yes, I make resolutions knowing full well there's no chance I'll keep them past about Jan. 14. Why even make them, then? Like that Great Poet of Our Time Miley Cyrus says, sometimes it’s not about the mountain, it’s about the cliiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimb.<p>Kids don't come with instruction manuals, …

These 5 Moves Will Make You Look Flat-Bellied from Every Angle

Exercise 1 Straight Arm Plank<p>Begin on your hands and knees with your hands directly under your shoulders and knees directly under your hips. Brace your torso by contracting as if someone were going to punch you in the tummy. Step back so that your legs are straight and your feet are together so …

3 Tricks For Conquering Your Fear Of Public Speaking

Rita Barber remembers having to stand with one ankle wrapped around the other just to keep her legs from shaking when she spoke in front of a group.<p>“I don’t know what they must have thought about me, looking like a pretzel, but that was the only way I could even begin to do a four- to six-minute …

5 Amazing Powers of Avocados

Peter Menzel, from the book, "Hungry Planet: What the World Eats."<p>Peter Menzel, from the book, "Hungry Planet: What the World Eats."<p>Peter Menzel, …

9 Things No One Ever Tells You About Conditioner

<b>They Make Great Styling Products</b><br>Leave-in conditioners can do a lot for your hair inside and out of the shower. If you're looking for quick beach waves, spray a small amount of leave-in conditioner to damp hair, comb through, and braid. You'll have thick waves in no time.<p><b>Conditioners Hydrate Your</b> …

20 Daily Habits That Will Enrich Your Life

Here are 20 ways that will hopefully rekindle that passion of yours and help make each day amazing.<p><b>1. Engage in consistent action.</b><p><b>2. Constantly picture yourself beyond your current circumstances.</b> Dream enormously big and hold that dream deep within your mind, body and spirit.<p><b>3. Spend time in</b> …

Pilates Workout for Abs

9 Pilates Moves For A Flatter Stomach<p>Hit the mat and try these exercises for a sculpted waistline<p>Pretty much every move in Pilates targets your core, but if flat abs are your goal then there’s definitely a way to step things up. Case in point: These 9 belly-sculpting exercises from the <i>Women’s</i> …

Best Money Tips: Become A Millionaire By Age 30

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on becoming a millionaire by age 30, being frugal when your …