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Quirky Laser-Cut Bookmarks Cap the Pages of Books with Playful Icons

Kindles might be all the rage, but e-reader technology can't replace the pleasure of sitting down with a hard copy of a good book. A Cherkasy, Ukraine-based shop called Cool Bookmark celebrates and encourages the use of physical books by creating stylish metal placeholders that cap publication …

Game of Thrones

Choose Her Every Day (Or Leave Her)

♦◊♦<p>I spent 5 years hurting a good woman by staying with her but never fully choosing her.<p>I did want to be with this one. I really wanted to choose …

Positive Thinking

Photo of the Day: Best of 2015

7 Bad Work Habits You Should Break

There are all different kinds of bad work habits. There are those that we tend to think of as procrastination methods, habits that wreak havoc on …

Beauty "Rules" For Your Best Skin At Every Age

As we get older, our skin gets thinner and loses it's density, which often leads to a dull, dry complexion rife with dry skin and wrinkles. While …

9 ways to transform yourself into a morning person

How can you curb your late-night habits and transform yourself into a morning person?<p>We read through a recent Quora thread on becoming a morning person, and highlighted some of the best, most practical responses.<p>Hitting the snooze button on your alarm clock may make you think you're getting more …

7 Drool-Worthy Steaks Under $20 in Singapore

A good steak is like your best friend – always there for you when you are down, never failing to cheer you up, and brings you so much happiness. But …

Gorgeous Landscapes Reveal the Idyllic Tranquility of Japan

Photographer Hidenobu Suzuki has captured the idyllic landscapes of Japan in a remarkably tranquil light. Between the quiet foggy rivers, peaceful rice fields, and twilight at Mt. Fuji, there's something for everyone who's looking for a visually relaxing utopia. "My photographs are like Japanese …

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

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

6 Things You Should Do Every Sunday

You need to enjoy some time away from your business. Fortunately, there are ways to step away from work and still have a productive day.<p>When you think about your perfect Sunday, it could involve sleeping in, going out for brunch, and then binge watching Netflix. Unfortunately, most entrepreneurs …

Time Management

8 Simple Truths About Raising Happy, Healthy, Successful Kids

Type "good parenting" into Google and... whoa. 519,000 results to sift through.<p>Search for "parenting" in the books section on Amazon and... holy cow. 1,979 new titles. And those are just the books that have been released over the last 30 days!<p>Clearly, when it comes to "effective parenting," there's …

17 Reasons People Aren't Listening to You

Do you feel sometimes like you are talking to a brick wall? Perhaps you are guilty of one or more of these offenses.<p>Everyone wants to be heard. Sometimes it can be hard to get people's attention, or get above the noise. There's nothing worse than having a conversation with people and feeling like …

Self-help

5 Ways to Create Lasting Change in Your Life

When you think about how hard it is to make changes in your life, you're tempted to give up before you even start. It's easier to coast through a good enough life. Everywhere you look, another person or situation trying to convince you a mediocre life is perfectly fine.<p>In one of her songs, Taylor …

Why We Laugh—or Do We?

(LET’S GET THIS THING SETTLED, MR. EASTMAN)<p>In order to laugh at something, it is necessary (1) to know <i>what</i> you are laughing at, (2) to know <i>why</i> you are laughing, (3) to ask some people why <i>they</i> think you are laughing, (4) to jot down a few notes, (5) to laugh. Even then, the thing may not be cleared …

10 Differences Between A Boss And A Real Leader

Not being able to stay productive at work is a problem that everyone runs into at some point; no matter how much you like your job, there are certain …

Time Management

Eccentric Floating Bookstore Offers Unique Book-Buying Experience on Water

There is nothing quite like browsing through a store filled with miscellaneous books and London's Word On The Water is no different – except for the fact that it floats on water. Aside from its everyday title, the shop is also known as The London Bookbarge, emphasizing the fact that the business is …

The massively popular #FollowMeTo couple just got back from their honeymoon

In 2012, the world fell in love with an Instagram account that showed a woman leading her photographer boyfriend around the world.<p>Now the two are celebrating yet another milestone and sharing the gorgeous new photos with their followers.<p>It all began when Moscow-based Murad Osmann and his girlfriend …

Articles about best modernmonday kitchens will last lifetime on Dwell.com - Dwell

Austin couple Anne Suttles and Sam Shah built a house to last their lifetime—and longer.<p>A collection of flexible islands by Raw Edges for Caesarstone explore endless options for the kitchen.<p>More often than not, the kitchen is the heart of the home—and thus should be just as much livable as it is …

Better Food Photos With Natural Light

Photographer Jenny Woodward recently uploaded a fantastic instructional video to Vimeo on how to get better food photos with window light. The even …

The Things The World Fears Most, Ranked

The economy? Iran? Climate change? See which countries are worried–and which ones aren’t.<p>In the U.S., we fear ISIS the most. But we’re worried about a lot of other things, too, like Iran’s nuclear program, cyberattacks, tensions with Russia, global economics, and climate change. China, on the other …

10 Signs You Really Need a Vacation

Because we all need some time off every now and then.<p>You probably wouldn’t hesitate to call in sick if you had the flu. But would you take a day off …

Self-help

Best of the Week: Tech News, Web Design, Photography and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Graphic Design

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

The Forgiveness Boost

Making amends with those who trespass against us yields a number of physical and mental benefits. Sometimes even victims of the worst crimes can find solace in letting go.<p>On New Year’s Eve in 1995, Frances McNeill, a 78-year-old woman who lived alone in Knoxville, Tennessee, went to bed early. …