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Do You Have These Deadly Plants at Home?

Keep your kids and pets away from these popular picks.<p>We're not saying you can't keep them. But watch pets and kids closely — they might get sick (or worse) from eating these leaves and flowers. This article originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.

This System Will Help You Retain Everything You Read

And that doesn't include the ones that I started to read and put down.<p>I learned a lot in the process about what works and what doesn't work.<p>I have a system that I use for non-fiction books that enables me to remember quite a bit.<p>And when I can't remember I generally know where to look to find the …

Appeal to People’s Emotions When Giving Presentations

When you give a presentation, you need to captivate your audience. Just like a good movie or TV show, appealing to people's emotions can help you …

Who's watching you online and how to stop them

Whenever you do something online, somebody is watching you. That somebody isn't just the owner of the site or service you're connecting to; it could …

25 Simple Lifehacks

When scheduling an interview, ask what times the employer is interviewing and try to be first or last.<p>... Put a mirror behind you at the counter. This way, angry customers who approach you will have to see themselves in the mirror behind you, and the chances of them behaving irrationally lowers …

19 Remarkably Simple Yet Effective Ways to Combat Anxiety

• <b>Create a playlist</b> with positive music that is both relaxing and encouraging for solo, car ride jam sessions or times you need to get work done.• <b><br>Try to do something that's very repetitive and almost mind numbing.</b> Examples of these activities could be a hobby like knitting or even something as simple …

When the Journey to Happiness Stalls, Try Focusing on Meaning

In college, I thought I could study my way to being perpetually happy. I figured I had all the prerequisites needed for a happy life: a supportive family, good friends, a good education and the world ahead of me. I read countless books on happiness, became a psychology major, practiced smiling 20 …

Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills

Effective communication is one of the most important life skills we can learn—yet one we don’t usually put a lot of effort into. Whether you want to …

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Ten Tips To Beat The Odds At A Casino

Hit any casino floor and you'll find hundreds, if not thousands, of people placing their hope for a better life down on the table, alongside their …

Photographer Gabriele Galimberti Couch Surfs Around the World and Takes Portraits of His Hosts

With a flourishing network of over 6 million members, CouchSurfing is able to connect world travelers with hosts from around the world. Through this …