Anne McC

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Are you creating *true* intimacy in your relationship—or faking it?

True story: I once met a boy on a dating app. We fell for each other fast, obsessively texting for the better part of two months before I eventually …

Communication Skills

Meghan Markle's Jaw-Defining Pre-Wedding Treatment Can Be Done at Home—for $0

The royal wedding is inching closer and closer (doesn't it feel like Meghan and Prince Harry only <i>just</i> got engaged?), and we'd be lying if we said we …

6 Medicinal Herbs to Grow at Home - Quiet Corner

1. Echinacea<p>(<i>Echinacea purpurea</i>)<p>This native perennial, also known as Purple Coneflower, is a glorious garden plant that grows 24 to 36 inches tall, …

Lemon Balm

5 Reasons You Should Start Eating (Yes, Eating) Coconut Oil

So, you've finally broken down and purchased yourself a jar of coconut oil. But why are you supposed to be into it again?<p>"Coconut oil...is a type of fat that is actually utilized by the body to make energy," said clinical nutritionist Ariane Hundt. "Unlike other saturated fats, coconut oil is not …

Nutrition

The Minimalist's Guide to Eating Well on a Budget

If you are on tight food budget but want to eat in a way that supports a healthy body composition, you’re in luck. <b>Having less to work with is</b> …

Nutrition

The 13 Best Abs Exercises You Can Do Standing Up

We get it: You don't always want to do crunches or planks or even use gym equipment to work your abs. Luckily, you don't have to. If you've never …

Workouts

25 Quebec Provincial Parks You Must Take A Road Trip To At Least Once

<b>People around the world are obsessed with traveling</b>, but the truth is that you don't need to travel very far to have an adventure. At least not when …

National Parks

Surprising Benefits of Coconut Oil That Make You Healthy And Beautiful

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

Coconut

Anthony Kiedis: Confessions of Sir Psycho Sexy

You might not even notice the photograph if Anthony Kiedis hadn’t pointed it out, surrounded as it is by dozens of others. But on closer inspection, …

Why Does Pop Romanticize Dying Young?

Narcissism, the economy, and a fascination with gangster culture all play into the resurgence of "live fast, die young" themes in today's pop culture.<p>Bieber with his swag, Miley with her tongue, Skrillex’s stupid haircut ... There are tons of reasons to tune out modern pop music that don’t have a …

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

Three-Story Tree House is a Dream Backyard Getaway

A modern three-level treehouse with a pitched roof perches on the remaining branches of a Dutch elm tree as a unique getaway on a family camping …

Best Yoga Poses for Your Trouble Spots

Yoga moves that help you tone and slim your belly, butt, legs, and hips.

Yoga

5 Bands You Should Be Listening To This Weekend

Lucky for you, we at FILTER love digging through every little niche of music and so we have compiled a list of great bands you may have missed!<p>With summer officially here, we're taking the beach vibe of sunny Los Angeles and bringing you some of our favorite LA bands that just epitomize summer in …

Bands

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About Yoga

By Claudia Azula Altucher,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/Z4h8Vz<p>I got into yoga because I wanted to have sex with handsome men who would love me and …

Rock Hudson's Wife Secretly Recorded His Gay Confession

The Hollywood Reporter obtained private eye Fred Otash's secret files, which also reveal a recording of JFK and Marilyn Monroe having sex and where …

Why do identical twins end up having such different lives?

Barbara Oliver has had an intriguing relationship with her identical twin sister, Christine, over the decades. Throughout their childhoods, they were …

James Brown on Conviction, Respect & Reagan | Blank on Blank

50 Things That Look Just Like Your Childhood

"Cherish the mems."

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

May 20, 1990: Advice on Life and Creative Integrity from Calvin and Hobbes Creator Bill Watterson

‘Tis the season for glorious life advice dispensed by cap-and-gown-clad elders to cap-and-gown-clad youngsters, emanating a halo effect of timeless wisdom the rest of us can absorb any day, at any stage of life. On May 20, 1990, <b>Bill Watterson</b>, creator of the beloved <b>Calvin and Hobbes</b> comic strip, …

Allen Ginsberg’s “Celestial Homework”: A Reading List for His Class “Literary History of the Beats”

<i>Click for larger image</i><p>"Argh, you're all <i>amateurs</i> in a professional universe!" roared Allen Ginsberg to a young class of aspiring poets in 1977 at the …

Seaside Ghost Town: The Abandoned Millionaire's Resort

<i>S</i>t. Tropez, Miami Beach, the Bahamas; imagine if the world’s most glamorous seaside resorts were abandoned overnight; the luxury hotels emptied of …

Shirley Temple Style Evolution: From The 'Good Ship Lollipop' To Bold And Beautiful (PHOTOS)

Shirley Temple will always be remembered as the sweet curly-haired girl whose infectious smile and dance skills charmed a nation. The American film and television actress started her career early; by the age of three she was already dancing. Temple retired from this industry in her teens and went …

Why your brain loves music

New neuroscience study sets out to explain why in some respects music offers the same sort of pleasure as a really good thriller.<p>The love affair between <b>music</b> and neuroscience just keeps going and going. And this isn’t surprising because music’s power over us is so huge, and so odd. It’s not like …

Francis Bacon

How to Find Motivation to Meditate

`Meditation can be a great way to relax and de-stress. It's also used to create emotional and spiritual well-being. Sometimes, though, meditation …

Meditation