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PLANT SOME OF THESE AROUND YOUR HOME AND GARDEN AND YOU’LL NEVER SEE ANOTHER FLY AGAIN

Spring and summer are the times when most people spend much of their free time outdoors having fun, whether it’s a picnic or a nice hike in nature. …

Gardening

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second richest person on the planet (as of this writing).<p>So, how has he done it? Actually, it's not so much about <i>what he has done</i> as it is <i>what he hasn't done</i>. …

Self-improvement

Mental Preparation Secrets of Top Athletes, Entertainers, and Surgeons

<b>Dan McGinn,</b> senior editor at Harvard Business Review, talks about what businesspeople can learn from how top performers and athletes prepare for their big moments. A big sales meeting, presentation, or interview can be pivotal to success in business. The same goes for pep talks that motivate …

Should I Forking Force Myself to Swear More?

<b>A few months ago</b> I was on the phone with the editor-in-chief of a women’s health magazine — she was interviewing me for a short-term editing job — …

5 Lessons From the Wright Brothers and the Power of Purpose

In the early 1900’s everyone was trying to crack the puzzle that was controlled man flight. One particular individual was the poster child of the …

'This Is How I Finally Got Over My Fear Of Rejection' | Women's Health

Being rejected is the worst. Whether it's a dating rejection, a professional rejection, or even rejection from a total stranger on social media (damn you, trolls!) let's be real—it stings. No wonder the fear of rejection keeps so many people sitting on the bench rather than getting in the game. But …

Lemon Lavender Shortbread Cookies Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> These lemon lavender shortbread cookies are buttery and rich with delicate floral citrus flavors. They are just perfect with a hot cup of tea! —Leigh Suznovich<p><b>Serves: 12</b><p>1 cup unsalted butter, softened to room temp<br>• 2/3 cup powdered sugar<br>• 1/2 lemon, zested<br>• 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice …

Dessert

Herbed Potato Stacks Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°F. Coat a 12-cup muffin pan with cooking spray. Cut potatoes into 1⁄16-inch-thick slices using a mandoline or …

Country Lifestyle

The Power Of Combining Skills

How a system of skills is your ticket to success.

Hung Up

7 Under-the-Radar Jewelry Lines You’ll Want to Get Familiar With

Whether you prefer teeny diamonds or flashy statement hoops.<p>There’s an overwhelming number of brands making jewelry right now. That’s just a fact. We’ve already narrowed down the best of the best, from statement jewelry to delicate, everyday options. But under-the-radar-designers are catching our …

Gender stereotypes are messing with your kid

Learning gender roles from movies and TV shows has real consequences on kids’ self-esteem and relationships<p>Gender stereotypes are messing with your kid. It's not just one movie. It's not just one TV show. It's constant exposure to the same dated concepts in the media over and over, starting before …

26 Gifts You Can Get on Amazon Prime

If going to the mall during the holidays drives you nuts, then Amazon Prime will save your soul. Where else can you buy a leather Theory coat, a Segway, a cardboard turntable for cats, <i>and</i> toilet paper because your’re the only one who ever replaces it? From the comfort of your couch. <i>Naked.</i> Shop our …

Girls Trip is a filthy, hilarious gem

This movie should make Tiffany Haddish a star.<p>The best thing about <i>Girls Trip</i> is that the film sees genitalia humor not simply as a dare, but as something to commit to 150 percent and be immensely proud of. No scene is too small or too serious for a dick joke. No combination of words is too filthy …

Tiffany Haddish

Ingrid Goes West, starring Aubrey Plaza as an Instagram addict, is deliciously twisted

The dark comedy is great — and almost too real.<p><i>Ingrid Goes West</i> is twisted and dark comedy — part addiction narrative, part stalker story — and yet it’s set in a world that’s almost pathologically cheery: the glossy, sunny, nourishing, superfood- and superlative-loving universe of Instagram …

Ingrid Goes West

Logan Lucky puts a West Virginia spin on an Ocean’s 11-style heist. It’s terrific fun.

Steven Soderbergh’s latest features a wildly entertaining Daniel Craig as a blonde hillbilly genius thief.<p>“Entertainment” gets a bad rap these days, as if it’s the degraded version of something more highbrow — “art,” maybe. But if watching <i>Logan Lucky</i> is being entertained, then hook me up to the IV …

Construction

This October 2 Feels Like January 30

Mahatma Gandhi’s greatest achievement was in planting the ancient Indian idea of <i>ahimsa</i> at the very core of modern India’s social and political …

India

5 Easy Ways to Feel Less Stressed Right Now

We asked a doctor to weigh in.<p><i>Dr. Tiffany Lester's personal mantra is 98% healthy, 2% cupcakes. She believes balance is the key to leading a healthy life. And life is too short to never have cupcakes. Currently she is the Medical Director in San Francisco for Parsley Health and sees patients in</i> …

Wellness

7 Types of Fruit Trees You Can Grow in Your Living Room

There are decorative house plants and then there are edible plants that you tend to in a tiny kitchen garden. But what about in between?<p>If you're looking for an indoor plant that's both decorative <i>and</i> edible, look to the world of fruit trees! <b>While many grow to be enormous in the wild and are native</b> …

Plants

The Best Cheap Clothing Sites We Always Shop

Zara has a certain amount of clout when it comes to affordable fashion, but that doesn't mean it owns the game. In fact, many of the best cheap …

Secret marvels: from painted forests to pink lakes

Confident that you’ve ticked most, if not all, of the planet’s extraordinary sights off your bucket list? Then it's time to think again.<p>Look beyond the Grand Canyon, Eiffel Tower and Angkor Wat and you’ll find a shadow world of marvels that you never knew existed. Some of them are astounding …

8 Life Hacks That’ll Make You a More Effective Leader

Being a leader isn’t something that comes naturally to most people.It definitely didn’t for me.When I started Crazy Egg, I had no idea how to hire a …

Self-improvement

The Psychological Explanation for When You Feel Like You’re Being Watched

Picture this: You’re sitting on a nearly empty subway car at night, engrossed in your book or your Instagram feed or whatever you do to pass the time …

Psychology

The Purpose Of Life Is Not Happiness: It’s Usefulness

For the longest time, I believed that there’s only one purpose of life: And that is to be happy.<p>Right? Why else go through all the pain and hardship? …

Happiness

Hands Down, These Are the Best Documentaries of All Time

Just as we watch romantic period dramas to feed a nostalgic wonder, feel-good comedies for a much-needed laugh, indie flicks to delight our eyes, and …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

7 Surprising (& Surprisingly Gorgeous!) Color Combinations

(Image credit: Dulux via Marie Claire Maison)<p>Here at Apartment Therapy we love our color, and unusual combinations are our Achilles' heel. If you're …

Home Decorating

Here's how to get an amazing view of the planet Venus this winter

Tonight — October 24, 2016 — or any evening between now and about next March, look for the brilliant planet Venus to light up the twilight sky after sunset. Given a clear view in the sunset direction, it'll be hard to miss this dazzling world from any part of Earth. That's because Venus ranks as …

A Shortcut to Buttery Homemade Puff Pastry

With its feathery, airy yet impossibly buttery layers, puff pastry seems like one of those complicated kitchen projects best left to professionals. Even avid home bakers who think nothing of whipping up a pie crust at the first windfall of summer blueberries will generally buy puff pastry rather …

Baking

10 big ideas that could change your life forever — Shrugged Collective

We are often times ruled by unyielding expectations, false assumptions, stubborn default settings, or just a general lack of awareness.<p>Sometimes all …