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Yoga and Meditation Can Change Your Genes, Study Says

Yoga and meditation may do more than just help you feel relaxed in the moment. A new scientific review suggests that these and other mindfulness …

16 Father's Day Crafts for Kids

Skip the trip to the mall to find a new tie and go the original route this June with a sweet handmade gift for dad. He'll love the sentiment of a …

Here's the cold LinkedIn message that prompted a CEO to give the sender a job

Then she received a LinkedIn message from Elliott Bell that changed her mind. Bell was hired as the director of marketing a few months later. He worked at The Muse for four years.<p>Here's the full text of the LinkedIn message he sent Minshew. It's reprinted in "The New Rules of Work," the new book …

Employment

How to raise a rock star, by Dave Grohl's mum

From Nirvana to Foo Fighters, Virginia Grohl knows what it’s like to be the mother of a rock star. Now she’s written a book comparing notes with other rock mothers including Pharrell Williams’ and Michael Stipe’s<p>What is it like to be the mum of a rock star? Is the strongest feeling pride at seeing …

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free)

Knowledge is power.<p>What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And …

Keep Socks And Undies Neat With This Drawer Organizer

No more messy drawers.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Felt<p>Hot glue gun<p>1. Take a sheet of felt (laying horizontally) and put 3 lines of hot glue on it: one on left edge, one on the right edge and one in the center.<p>2. Place another sheet of felt on top of that.<p>3. On the new top piece of felt, place 2 lines …

Fence House

Armored by a front facade of various fencing and a dearth of street-facing windows, the Fence House gives owners both a sense of security and …

This Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals to Become Happier

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

Jimmy Fallon's Story About Playing Ping Pong With Prince Has the Best Ending

Since Prince passed away at the age of 57 on April 21, there have been an abundance of tributes to the legacy he left behind in the music world. …

The Ultimate Devil's Food Cake

I dreamt about chocolate cake the other night.<p>Chocolate cake plagues me unlike any other baking project. There are so many versions, from buttermilk to cocoa to flourless. Until now I’ve been sticking with my go-to recipe (from the back of the Hershey’s box), but can one person ever be satisfied …

Artist's Tender Illustrations Show The Kind Of Father She Wishes She'd Had

"I hope fathers will see how important they are in their kids' lives."<p>Ukrainian artist Snezhana Soosh believes father-daughter relationships can be truly magical. That's the inspiration behind her series of illustrations that depict the bond between a dad and his little girl.<p>From playing board …

Fascinating Portraits Of Nuns Who Grow Marijuana

This fascinating series by photographers Shaughn Crawford and John DuBois tells the story of a group of nuns who spend their days harvesting weed.<p>The …

Prewritten Excuses for Cancelling Plans This Winter

I won't be able to make it to your _____ because it's at a kind of gross bar and there won't be anywhere safe for me to store my coat. I just got it for seventy per cent off on Gilt. You understand.<p>Sorry, I can't attend your _____ because my glasses will fog up when I enter and I won't be able to …

Lips

24 Valentine's Day Desserts That Are Better Than A Date

All the chocolate.<p>Unless you're one of the lucky few, Valentine's Day sucks. It either makes you feel like you're all alone (don't worry, you're not) or it convinces you that the romance from your relationship has simmered to a neutral (not true, either). The expectations of love for this one …

Dessert

15 Awesome Things You Can Do With Oatmeal

What if we told you that you could lose weight, lower your cholesterol and reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes for as little as 13 <i>cents</i> per day? You …

Martha Beck: What Redefining Virtue Can Teach You About Happiness

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

5 Cool Ways to Style a White Shirt

The button-down shirt just got a whole lot less basic.<p>We regard the white button down shirt as a wardrobe staple—something everyone should have in their closet, as it can be easily paired with everything from jeans, to trousers and your favorite pencil skirt. But did you know that with a few simple …

Prince's Cover of Radiohead's 'Creep' Will Haunt You In The Best Way Possible

In 2008, Prince stunned the crowd at Coachella with a sultry cover of Radiohead’s “Creep.” The incongruous and amazing performance almost …

This High School Student Has the Best Adele 'Hello' Cover Yet

If you haven’t already heard Adele’s “Hello,” it must be because you’re living in a cave. (Enjoy it here, if that’s the case.) The music video for …

What We Know About Men Who Stay Abstinent Until Marriage

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his girlfriend, the singer Ciara, announced in July their plans to remain sexually abstinent until …

15 books successful people read to their kids

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, reading aloud to your children and talking about pictures and words in age-appropriate books can strengthen language skills, literacy development, and parent-child relationships.<p>What's more, a study conducted this year by a number of pediatricians …

Books

Secrets to Success From Elon Musk, Steve Martin and Mike Bloomberg

What are the secrets to success? Well, successful people work hard. But you work hard too, right?<p>And if you keep working harder and harder you’re …

Motivation

Chloe & Theo - Trailer 1

Theo, an Inuit from the Arctic, travels to New York to warn about the catastrophic impact of global warming. He meets Chloe, who is homeless, mildly …

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Pie

Heel tribes: where do you stand?

In praise of stilettos<p>Out of the 4,567 reasons I just bloody love stilettos, here are my top five. Number one: like the sound of ice cubes in a glass or the flare when you light a dinner candle, they ring the changes. They signal a switch from the familiar to the fabulous, from the humdrum to the …

The Workout Playlist That Will Make You Faster and Stronger

Find out how listening to different types of music can make you perform better during your workout—and during the rest of your day, as well.<p>What to …

Muscle

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Awesome things that hide secret powers: This regular hair-clip is actually the world's greatest multi-tool

en_US<p>article<p>The Leatherdos hair clip is, as you've probably guessed by the title, is much more than a simple clip. Slide it into your hair (or on …

Black Bean & Corn Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette

Servings: 6 (as a side dish)<p>Total Time: 30 Minutes, plus at least one hour to chill<p>Ingredients<p>For the Salad<p>2 ears fresh corn<br>• 1 cup chopped red onion<br>• 1 …

This Is How You Cook an Egg Dish for a Group in Minutes

We've found tasty recipes for classic breakfast foods that feed a bunch and don't take forever to make. Brunch has never been this easy.<p>An Egg—and a …

Breakfast