boongdaddy

18 Added | 6 Magazines | 189 Likes | 12 Following | @boongdaddy | Keep up with boongdaddy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “boongdaddy”

The Benefits of Playing Music Help Your Brain More Than Any Other Activity | Inc.com

The brain-training is big business. For companies like BrainHQ, Luminosity, and Cogmed, it's actually a multimillion dollar business that is expected to surpass $3 billion by 2020. But, do the actually benefit your brain?<p>Research doesn't believe so. In fact, the the University of Illinois …

The Brain

What Was the Flaw in the Enigma Machine?

In World War II, the Allies faced a dilemma. The German Enigma machine created encrypted messages, and the Germans changed the code every day. Even …

Charles Manson

7 things Amazon Echo can do that Google Home can't

Google Home -- equipped with Google Assistant -- may have crashed the smart-speaker party, but it still has some tricks to learn from Amazon's Alexa.<p>While Google Home can do a lot that the Echo can't -- like contextual conversations or throwing images and videos to your televisions -- it has plenty …

Smart Homes

Parents with two kids are the happiest: Study - Today's Parent

Photo: Jennifer Pinarski<p>For several years, my husband and I were adamant that our son Isaac would be an only child. Despite having had an easy</b> …

18 Ways To Make Pumpkin Seeds Delicious

Sweet, spicy, boozy, and beyond. These creative seasonings up the game on pumpkin seeds and pre-shelled pepitas alike!

Family Halloween Costumes: Ideas for the Whole Family

Who says only the kids can have all the fun dressing up for Halloween? Make it a family affair! Here are some group Halloween costume ideas to get …

Gluten-Free Banana Split Cupcakes

A dessert that tastes like a banana sundae, and is perfect for kids with gluten allergies. From <i>Gluten-Free Cupcakes</i> by Elana Amsterdam.

Noisli Generates Background Sounds to Keep You Creative and Relaxed

For a lot of people, a little background noise is helpful to calm down and focus. In some cases, it's also a boost to productivity. Noisli is a site …

“My Daughter Is a Tomboy!”

When my daughter turned out to be a tomboy rather than a princess, the feminist in me was relieved…and then worried. Is life harder for girls …

The Psychology Behind How Clothing Influences How People See You At Work

How you dress has a big impact on how people view you, and how you view yourself. According to 99U, it's not about dressing one specific way though, …

Seven Tips for Making Nutrition and Fitness Greater Priorities

We live busy lives, shuttling back and forth between home, jobs, social events, and many other commitments. At times, we feel there is no time to …

Make Better Eye Contact and Remember People's Names with One Simple Trick

If you find yourself stumbling over conversations with other people, reader whyalways shares a tip for making better eye contact <i>and</i> remembering …

Makeup

Loopits Add Simple, Versatile Storage to Your Wall

We often neglect our walls when looking for storage, but whether you have a small space or not they make for incredibly handy places to keep …

How Do You Distract Yourself from the Agony of Exercise?

Exercise doesn't have to suck, but if you want to get into really great shape you have to work pretty hard and that's not fun or comfortable. Some …

How To Do the Perfect Push-Up

Push-ups—we've all done ‘em, but sometimes they just don't look so pretty. Fear not! We've got the guide to get it right. Push-ups are a total-body …

A CPA Reveals the 10 Biggest Tax Mistakes People Make

1040, 1040A, 1040EZ, Schedule C, Schedule B, 1099, W-2…doing taxes is like trying to speak a foreign language that you've never taken a course in. …