Maria Thompson

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The 5 secrets to becoming a Super Attractor

<i>When was the last time you thought about what you</i> really <i>wanted? I’m not talking about a matcha latte or new leggings (don’t get me wrong, those are</i> …

When Playing Video Games Means Sitting On Life's Sidelines

A facility outside Seattle, surrounded by pine trees, is a refuge for addicts — of technology.<p>There are chickens, a garden and a big treehouse with a zip line. A few guys kick a soccer ball around between therapy appointments in the cottage's grassy backyard.<p>The reSTART center was set up in 2009. …

The 3 Buddhist Personality Types: Which One Are You?

Long before Freud wrote <i>The Interpretation of Dreams</i> or William James opened his first psychology laboratory at Harvard, Buddhist thinkers sought to understand the inner workings of the mind and personality.<p>Buddhist personality types were first described in the text <i>The Path to Purification</i> by the …

The 24 Most Adorable Kids Halloween Costumes

As we continue on the hunt for the perfect Halloween costume, we turn our attention to adorable costumes for kids. Little ones have it pretty good in the costume department, mostly because they can turn even the more grown-up costumes (read: Lady Gaga or Edward Scissorhands) into absolute cuteness. …

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever your version of perfection may be.</i><p>Scrambled eggs and toast: sounds like an ascetic breakfast, …

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Feline Fashion Calendar Features Stylish Cats Wearing Runway-Ready Designer Clothes

Do you wish that your cat was just as fashionable as you? Now you can both wear couture designs courtesy of United Bamboo’s kitty clothing line. …

Yeva Shiyanova Strip Dances To 'Radioactive,' Is Mother Of (Imagine) Dragons

Does anything scream post-apocalyptic swag like dusty contortions set to pop music?<p>In this video, Ukranian dancer Yeva Shiyanova of Dance Studio Focus performs strip-dance choreography (yes, that's a thing) to the Imagine Dragons song "Radioactive," which casually mentions end times.<p>Shiyanova's …

This Is The Grossest Cupcake Ever (PHOTOS)

You may think you've seen the grossest desserts out there (we've covered quite a few), but consider first this maggot-removal cupcake showcased by EvilCakehead.com.<p>In some ways, this cupcake is so much worse than these STD cupcakes or these creepily realistic baby heads made of white chocolate.<p><b>LOOK:</b>

Pictures of the day: 2 October 2013 - Telegraph

Bad luck really can be reversed by touching wood ritual, say scientists

Bad luck really can be reversed by rituals such as touching wood and throwing salt, a study has suggested.<p>Researchers have discovered that people's elevated concerns after tempting fate can be eliminated if they engage in a ritual that involves exerting force away from themselves.<p>They found that …

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The Interesting Story Behind Breathable Nail Polish

<i>pictured: (above) Inglot O2M Breathable Nail Enamel in 619 and (below, left) 667</i><p>Inglot Cosmetics first launched its O2M Breathable Nail Enamel a few …

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Neutrals Have Never Been So Pretty! Here's How You Wear 'Em

Neutral colors have always had their place in makeup, but browns, taupes, khakis, and creams have never felt more of-the-moment than right now. It …

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Pictures of the day: 24 September 2013 - Telegraph

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African grey parrot swears in Welsh accent and whistles McDonalds advert tune

A swearing parrot has left its new owners from Bristol speechless after constantly insisting: "I'm from the Valleys".<p>Basil the African Grey launched his first verbal volley within hours of being given a new home with the Fisk family.<p>He announced himself with a polite "hello" to mum Sarah Fisk but …