Alexis Iwanoff

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17 Quotes About Living a Beautiful Life

Bobby McFerrin's hit song from 1988, "Don't worry, be happy" says it all. Creating a beautiful life can be as simple as changing your mindset from sad to happy.<p>Walter Hagen, American professional golfer, once said, "You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell …

Happiness

6 Great Places to Move Abroad

Sometimes simply traveling to a new and unique country just won’t cut it. Whether it’s a week, two weeks, a month, or even a year, sometimes a …

Wonderful Indonesia - Raja Ampat Islands

Raja Ampat, or the Four Kings, is an archipelago comprising over 1,500 small islands, cays, and shoals in the northwest tip of Bird’s Head Peninsula …

What Is the 4-7-8 Breathing Technique?

The 4-7-8 breathing technique is a breathing pattern developed by Dr. Andrew Weil. It’s based on an ancient yogic technique called pranayama, which …

Meditation

5 Mindsets That Make It Impossible to Be Happy (Even When Good Things Happen)

Happiness is less about your circumstances and more about your mindset.<p>As a therapist, I often work with people who are struggling to deal with tragic circumstances or traumatic events. But, I've also worked with many individuals who struggled to feel good even when good things happened to them. …

Happiness

A Sleep Wellness Expert's One Simple Trick to Falling Asleep Faster

<i>This article originally appeared on HelloGiggles. For more stories like this, visit hellogiggles.com.</i><p>We all know that getting a good night’s sleep is …

Use This Checklist to Accomplish Your Life Goals

A couple of weeks ago, I spent a weekend in L.A. with my friend and business mentor, Melyssa Griffin—a fab entrepreneur and creator of the Pursuit …

T-Mobile's Galaxy S8 Active passes through the FCC

Each year since the Galaxy S4, Samsung has released an "Active" variant of its Galaxy S flagship with a more rugged design and other small touches …

Why Won't Anyone Fix What Is Actually Wrong With Phones?

"The Essential Phone" is a beautiful new phone from Android's creator Andy Rubin that solves none of the big problems phones actually have.<p>There is a new telephone. Designed by Andy Rubin, the creator of Android who left Google in 2014, the "Essential Phone" arrived with splashy media exclusives …

Mobile Technology

The Majorcan Dream Lives On At Port Andratx

Home » Luxury Homes » The Majorcan Dream Lives On At Port Andratx<p>I’d give anything to have a place of my own, somewhere in <b>Mallorca</b>, where I could …

Getting on earlier flight getting easier

Want an earlier flight? Southwest eased standby rules for preferred customers. (Image: Jim Glab)<b>Southwest Airlines A-List and A-List Preferred</b> …

Why I Travel: Padma Lakshmi

Notions of "home" and "away" get blurry when you're a citizen of the world. So what does it mean to travel? For Padma Lakshmi, Top Chef producer and judge, it's all about learning from other people.<p><b>What was your first trip?</b><p>My first trip was when I went in 1974 from my grandparents' home in New …

For a French feel, visit Buenos Aires, 'the Paris of Latin America'

Last December, I had an urge to visit Europe - I wanted gorgeous architecture, a rich cafe culture, fabulous wine and cheese, wide avenues to stroll and narrow cobblestone streets to bike.<p>Instead of flying across the Atlantic though, I fly over the equator, to Buenos Aires, "the Paris of Latin …

WATCH: American tourists flooding into Cuba may erode a precious gem

614,000 Americans visited Cuba in 2016, and it’s exhausting. But you should go anyway, and here’s why<p>When I traveled to Cuba this past January, one month after the death of Cuban President Fidel Castro, I wasn’t sure what I’d find. I’ve been around the world, but Cuba is something altogether …

20 destinations you must visit in 2016

1. Park City, Utah<p>Park City has always provided an excellent base for exploring Utah’s best ski areas and enjoying the epic quantities of light, fluffy powder snow for which the state is renowned.<p>This season the resort town, chock full of lively bars and restaurants, becomes an even better hub for …