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Design Resources: Mockups, Icons, Patterns and more

It's that time of the month to update our design resource libraries! We've selected from a nice range of freebies, going from mockups and branding …

Graphic Design

How to Select the Perfect Color Scheme for Your Website

Colors play an important role in conveying specific emotions and associations, so it's important that you put some serious thought goes into choosing …

25 Examples of “Trendy & Modern” Web Design

We’re back with yet another one of those super long posts… Yes, it’s finally time to check out some more modern web designs! For more designs like …

Luxury dive resorts: 10 of the world's best | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Super-swanky dive resorts come in all sizes. But mostly in small.<p>From Chile to Australia to St. Lucia, the world's most exclusive scuba hideaways serve fewer than 100 select guests.<p>Some cater to a maximum of just 20 diving VIPs. Others tempt groups to reserve their whole private island.<p>I …

T+L Editors Share the Trips on Their Bucket List

Since the first time I saw photos of Torres de Paine National Park, I have wanted to go to Patagonia. I don't know if it's because of the …

33 Luxury Penthouses with Major Opulence Photos

Penthouses—by definition—are luxurious. Perched on the highest floors, these apartments inevitably offer the best views in a building and often feature exclusive amenities, too, such as private elevators, rooftop gardens, or sky-high pools. Add a few lavish elements into the mix, like glass curtain …

Interior Design

Breguet Héritage 5410

Among its 2016 collection unveiled this past March, the Breguet Héritage 5410 is a perfect compliment to the complicated and always beautiful men’s and women’s models.<p>Although this model is less of a jaw-dropper than the Tradition 7087, the Héritage 5410 can stand alone. The curved rectangular …

Reading Rack: 50 Best Magazines for Men

The more things change, the more they stay the same. It’s fitting that the man who first wrote that phrase, Jean Baptiste Alphonse Karr, worked in …

This Is The Most Flattering Bikini Bottom

Okay, ladies… it’s officially bikini season. Scary, we know, but don’t be afraid to show some skin! We found <i>the</i> bathing suit bottom style that looks …

The 16 Best Summer Foods to Eat If You're Trying to Lose Weight

They're in season and delicious.<p>If you actually need to lose weight, you'd probably love a magic food that you could eat as much as you want without impacting your weight. Real talk: Anyone who claims they've discovered that is basically doling out bullshit.<p>"There is not a lot of evidence for …

19 Charts That Will Help You Be An Actual Adult

Welcome to the real world, where you realize you don't know how to do anything.

A psychologist looked at over 50 years of research on creativity — here’s what he found

Indeed, deliberate practice can help you master new skills.<p>Deliberate practice involves a series of techniques designed to learn efficiently and purposefully.<p>This involves goal setting, breaking down complex tasks into chunks, developing highly complex and sophisticated representations of possible …

New Laundry Robot Folds Clothes Faster Than You

If you're in a never-ending cycle of laundry, perhaps you could use some help speeding up the process. FoldiMate is a robot that folds your laundry, …

The Goblin Deuce Double-Barrel Paintball Pistol - Enough Said

The Goblin Deuce Double-Barrel Paintball Pistol – Enough Said<p>in Lifestyle, Outdoors on<p>33 Shares<p>14<p>19<p>Paintball is all the fun of modern day warfare …

Psychologists and experts explain how to stop being a 'chronically late insane person'

In a Wait But Why analysis of people who are habitually late—whether it's to work, social engagements, or major appointments—Tim Urban concludes that some members of this group, including himself, could be deemed Chronically Late Insane People (CLIP). As classified by Urban, these individuals are …

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> …

How I Upload My Photos to Facebook or The Photographer's Guide To Photo Formats For The Web

If there is one thing I get asked, and that has been answered online time and again, it's "How do I get my photos to look like I want them to look on …

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

There Are Also Drawbacks To Being Bilingual

The Brain Photo credit: shutterstock. nocheThe ability to speak more than one language certainly has its perks. It enables you to work in another …

Smoking Too Much Cannabis Causes Dopamine Deficits In The Brain

The Brain Photo credit: Smoking too much weed could lead to cognitive impairment. Pe3k/ShutterstockThere’s no doubt that getting high can make you do …

17 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Sometimes, though, you want to make an effort to befriend a new acquaintance or become a better friend to existing pals.<p>To help you out on that front, we scoured the psychological research to find science-backed strategies to get people to like you.<p>Read on to find out how to develop better …

Sleep Deprivation Is the Same as Being Drunk, Study Says

Who knew?<p>Americans just can't sleep. Fifty to 70 million U.S. adults have a chronic sleep disorder and one in three adults get less than seven hours of sleep a night according to the CDC. Now, a new extensive sleep study conducted in the UK by the University of Oxford and the Royal Society for …

Sleep

Bipolar disorder: With help, there’s hope

At 39, Andrea Paquette has gotten a handle on her bipolar disorder. But it’s been a difficult journey.<p>The founder and executive director of the …

World Bipolar Day: What is bipolar disorder? What are its symptoms?

Like many mental illnesses, bipolar has become a flippant by-word to describe an unpredictable, emotional person. But for the millions of people who …

24 Trips That Actually Changed People's Lives

The power of a transformative trip.

45 Of The Most Stunning Paradises In The World

<i>Ever wonder where the next paradise you should run off to is? These 45 travel bloggers have revealed their perfect place from all over the world. NOTE: If you have an extreme case of wanderlust, look away now! These places are beyond stunning!</i><p><b>New Zealand</b> - A Broken Backpack<p><i>"What if Paradise is in</i> …

The 25 best destinations for winter sun

10 Ridiculously Romantic Travel Destinations to Feel the Love

These dreamy travel spots give us all the loving feels, so grab your other half and book the next available ticket to one of (or all of) these crazy romantic travel destinations...<p><b>1 - PARIS, FRANCE</b><p>Roll your eyes at the cliché inclusion of Paris, but they don't call it the City of Love for nothing. …

The 50 best beaches in the world

South America holidays,Africa holidays,United States holidays,Travel,Europe holidays,Australia holidays,Beach holidays,Asia<p>Whether you’re seeking solitude or a party, shallow waters or pounding surf, find the perfect beach in our pick of 50, from Greece to the Galapagos, the Highlands to Hawaii

South America