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10 Ways To Be A Better Friend

I was recently asked who I consider to be my best friend. After thinking about it for a while, I decided I could not choose just one. All of my …

Self-help

10 Signs You've Made A Mistake And Let The Wrong Person Go

Show of hands: How many of you broke up with someone or split up with someone and think that you may have made a huge mistake? The real question is: …

5 Ways to Nurture Friendships - Being a Good Friend

People are sometimes meant to come and go from our lives, staying around for only a short period of time. But other friends do have the potential to …

Getting Past a Friends Betrayal

Is there anything more hurtful than a friend’s betrayal? Friends can behave poorly for a variety of reasons, many of which have nothing to do with …

Using Our Passions While We Can And Never Giving Up

<b>“Never underestimate the power of passion.” ~Eve Sawyer</b><p>I am a runner in my heart and in my body. Running has provided me with so many life lessons …

Positive Thinking

Understanding the Male Mindset

<b>What He Wishes You Knew #2</b><br>You look hot in running shoes and shorts. And that top thingy with the stripes.<p><b>What He Wishes You Knew #3</b><br>Bare, tan shoulders are underrated.<p><b>What He Wishes You Knew #4</b><br>If you think I'm speeding now, you should see me drive when you're not in the car.<p><b>What He Wishes You Knew …

Caffeinated

• <b>Author:</b> Murray Carpenter<p><b>“You’ll never think the same way about your morning cup of coffee.”—Mark McClusky, editor in chief of Wired.com and author of Faster, Higher, Stronger</b> <br>Journalist Murray Carpenter has been under the influence of a drug for nearly three decades. And he’s in good company, …

Getting Over Them After a Breakup: When we wonder how long it will take to get over them or why we’re not over them yet

A few weeks ago I wrote about the importance of not making someone the sole source of your happiness, your reason for being or your purpose, and …

How to Survive All Seven Stages of a Brutal Breakup

Everybody loves the 1962 classic "Breaking Up Is Hard to Do," but singer/songrwriter Neil Sedaka didn't get the story entirely correct. Breaking up …

45 Dogs Who Want To Celebrate National Puppy Day With You

National Puppy Day is upon us once more! It's a wonderful opportunity to check out fuzzy friends, all found on Facebook, who need a loving home.<p>Follow the links under the photos to find more information from the amazing and informative adoption/rescue Facebook pages. If none are in your area, check …

Pets

25 Things Women Wish Men Knew: The Secret Of What Women Want - REVEALED!

Boyfriends make the best of friends and amazing lovers, but it goes without saying that sometimes (okay, a LOT of the time) we think men could do …

6 Critical Steps to Get Over a Break Up

When a relationship comes to an end it can be devastating, whether you initiated the break up or not. Sometimes we even stay in relationships longer …

Breakups

Tools2Use

Roadmaps to the TALK2ME© System<p><b>“WHEN I GET AROUND TO IT”</b><p>If you use different excuses on different days, you’ll likely be able to get away with quite …

What Makes A Person So Difficult To Get Along With? « Dr. Dennis O'Grady | TALK2ME Communication System*

What makes a difficult person so hard to talk to and get along with?<p>Is it something about you that makes the communication process so difficult, …

Benefits of Being Vegetarian

Here are some other reasons vegetarians may outlive meat-lovers.<p><b>1. Low blood pressure:</b> In the latest study, researchers found that not only do vegetarians have lower blood pressure on average, but that vegetarian diets could be used to lower blood pressure among people who need an intervention.<p><b>2.</b> …

Jennifer Lawrence's Life Lessons

6 Jennifer Lawrence Quotes Every Woman Should Live By<p>Because everything J-Law says is unfiltered and awesome<p>One thing that's certain about actress Jennifer Lawrence: She calls it like she sees it. Another thing: We all love her for it! So, in honor of the release of <i>The Hunger Games: Catching Fire</i>, …

Why Productive People Get Up Insanely Early

If you want to do your best work, distraction is your enemy. So wake before it rises.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story is part of 5 Habits Changes You Can Actually Make In 2015. Check out the full list here.</i><p>I am not a successful entrepreneur. I do not know the secret to life. I know that I love what I do …

When to Stay Silent and When to Speak | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Last week, when your boss asked you for your view on a matter, you said you had none. But inside you were brimming with opinions. Now he’s decided to …

4 Habits Of Punctual People

Those people who are always on time? How to they do it? If you are part of the 20% of Americans who are chronically late, get ready to change everything.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Plan any event and chances are one in …

How to Get Thicker Eyebrows

<b>Fill Them in With Powder or Pencil</b> <br>Use a brow shadow (like eye shadow, but for your brows) to fill in brows for a natural, soft look, says Shten. Using an angled brush, apply the shadow on and right around your brows, without straying too far from your natural hair line. If you have any bigger …

Eye Care Tips Computer Users Must Know

Eyes are considered as a mirror of the soul that acts as windows to the outside world. Eyes can express not only your beauty, but also your health. …

Best Eyebrow Inspiration, Tips, Beauty Ideas

6 Powerful Communication Tips From Some Of The World’s Best Interviewers

Listening intently isn’t just for journalists. Here’s how to sharpen your interviewing skills to get the most out of your connections.<p>Everyone knows that particular feeling of dread that accompanies a lull in conversation at a party, networking event, or even a job interview.<p>You’ve already covered …

How to trek to Everest Base Camp

Mount Everest has captivated intrepid men and women since the 1920s. The exploits of legends such as George Mallory, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay put the mighty mountain on the map; thousands have followed, making huge sacrifices – many with their lives – in their own attempts to the …

How To Remember Names And Details About People Better

We've all been there: you're introduced to someone and immediately forget their name—cringe! Here are 3 easy steps to remember names and details …

How to Get Over A Breakup and How Long Does it Take?

There’s no getting around it: Breakups suck no matter who does the dumping. Still, when you’re on the bad side of a split, not only does it sting a little worse than it might have if you had pulled the plug, but you're also faced with one question that no doubt keeps circling in your head: “How …

Go Post Something Positive on Facebook. It Could Be Good for Your Health (and Your Friends')

If you're feeling a little blue, you might want to take a look at your Facebook feed—but focus on the <i>positive</i> posts from your friends.<p>According to a new study from the University of California, San Diego, reading about someone else's good mood or happy feelings can boost your own mood. Reading a …

#1 Surprising Secret to Boost Self Esteem (Even If You Hate Yourself)

<i>“To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.” –Thich Nhat Hanh</i><p>You can boost self …