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Ten Steps to Freeing Yourself From Your Worry

Are you dwelling on negative thoughts about the future and predicting that dire or terrible things will happen? Do you lose sleep because of your …

You Aren't Cleaning Your Pet's Bowls Often Enough

How often do you clean your pet's bowls? Are you washing them daily in soapy water as hot as you can stand it, followed by air-drying them, and also …

12 Things Veterinarians Wish You Knew About How to Potty Train a Puppy

Housetraining your new puppy doesn't have to be hard—it can even be fun if you follow this expert advice!<p>It's always exciting welcoming a new …

22 Awesome Products From Amazon To Put On Your Wish List

A Disney coloring book, velvet lingerie set, giant bean bag, and 19 other items you'll want to add to your wishlist ASAP!<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in</i> …

31 One-Sentence Affirmations That Will Set You Free

By Marisa Donnelly,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/2zagkap<p><b>1.</b> You are not for everyone.<p><b>2.</b> You are not supposed to be perfect.<p><b>3.</b> Every day, every …

A designer’s top picks for kitchen counters — and how to keep them looking great

As a designer and avid cook, I'm often asked what material I recommend for kitchen countertops. My answer: honed marble (statuary or Carrara are my favorites) or soapstone because I like their mellow look juxtaposed with my kitchen's polished-nickel fixtures and semigloss-painted cabinets.<p>But I …

Buddha Reveals 5 Profound Truths That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

Buddhism is a profound philosophy that counters what we are taught in the west. It offers something for everyone, no matter your faith or …

This simple memory trick will stop you ever forgetting your keys or umbrella again

If you have been caught out by summer downpours this then scientists have the answer for always remembering to take an umbrella.<p>Thinking about an object in the area where it needs to be remembered, and assigning an action, helps the mind form a concrete memory, which will pop up just when you need …

Real Talk: 25 Secrets Of Moms Living With A Mental Illness

<b>3.</b> “Sometimes I need to be away from my children. That doesn’t mean I love them any less than moms who can do it all and still be smiling… I just …

Dogs Prefer Advice From People Who Actually Have the Answers

We are learning that in many ways dogs are much more like people then we thought they were. Consider the following very human situation: A woman is …

Harvard Neuroscientist: Meditation Reduces Stress and Literally Changes Your Brain

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4 Steps to Build Self-Discipline and Willpower in Students

One of the most fascinating studies I’ve read in the last decade was conducted by University of Pennsylvania researchers, Angela Duckworth and Martin …

Tempaper: The Self-Adhesive, Removable Wallpaper Transforming Our Homes

Easy On, Easy Off:<br>Tempaper Removable Wallpaper!<p>We've been aching for a splash of color, an eye-catching pattern, <i>something</i> to jazz up our living rooms, bedrooms, and bathrooms. Found it! <b>Tempaper's wallpaper is self-adhesive and removable</b>—no expensive installations, no worrying about your landlord's …

How to Make PVC Look Like Wood

Jason Poplinski's method is inexpensive and effective<p>If you're building a set, an installation or props, it might be helpful to have a ready source …

33 Insanely Clever Upgrades To Make To Your Home

Your dream home is only a few DIY projects away.

Dogs Recognize Emotional States Using Mental Representations

A new study shows that dogs use different senses to categorize emotional states.<p>Dogs are "in." It seems almost daily that I receive information about …

The Data Says "Don't Hug the Dog!"

I had brought my dogs to be part of a "Doggy De-Stress Day" on the campus of a local university. These are becoming more common for many colleges in …

30 garden plants harmful for pets

Pets<p>30 garden plants harmful for pets<p>Design<br>• Living<br>• Science<br>• Technology<br>• Transportation<br>• Business<br>• Energy<br>• Slideshows<p>Finding a greener …

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Girls Aren’t Supposed To Chase After Boys

I hate how I was raised to believe that I have to be chased after and desired by men. That I have to sit pretty and wait for the man of my dreams to …

16 Signs You Are Giving Your Everything To A Boy Who Doesn’t Deserve It

<b>1.</b> You think about him all the time. There’s never a day when he doesn’t cross your mind. But he never tells you that he misses you or that he loves …

23 Borderline Genius Ways To Tell A Guy Is Secretly Interested In You

<b>1.</b> He makes statements about you. He’ll say “you’re the kind of person who” or “you’re always doing x”. He’s learned information about you and cares …

50 Little Things To Do When You Feel Like You’re Drowning In Your Anxiety

<b>1.</b> Take a deep breath.<p><b>2.</b> Take a hot epsom salt bath.<p><b>3.</b> Go for a walk.<p><b>4.</b> Practice yoga.<p><b>5.</b> Try meditation.<p><b>6.</b> Turn on your favorite playlist.<p><b>7.</b> Exercise.<p>…

Your Standards Are Too Low If You Let Him Get Away With These 16 Bullshit Things

<b>1</b><b>. Ignoring your texts.</b> He’s not <i>that</i> busy or <i>that</i> forgetful. His phone is always on him. It’s not like he hasn’t seen your message. He knows it’s …

4 Ways To Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

You're reading 4 Ways To Improve Your Emotional Intelligence, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

How to Defrost Your Car Windshield in Less Than a Minute

If you live in a place where it snows for three or more months out of the year, you know that defrosting car windows is not just a slight …

You can see through your walls with this $200 stud finder

The WalabotDIY is the stud finder of the future, connecting to a smartphone to let you see inside your walls. Clearly, the trend of taking simple, inexpensive household tools and turning them into costly, smartphone-connected devices isn’t ending anytime soon.<p>But the $200 price tag aside, the …

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What's the Right Age to Begin Having Sex?

Is there a right time for a first sexual experience?<p>Despite the controversies surrounding first-time sex, most young people in the United States …

10 Things to Try When You’re Feeling Lonely

Although my writing often focuses on chronic illness, anyone can feel the pain of loneliness. I hope the tips in this article will be helpful for …

What Makes Your Introversion Unique? 17 Ways to Tell

There are several ways to distinguish one introvert from another. Jessica Stillman is just one of many writers who’ve emphasized that the reason this …