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A Harvard psychologist has a trick to help you feel less stressed

I remember being a kid, reluctant to tell my parents when I was sick.<p>I'd say I didn't feel well, and they'd ask the question that annoyed me to no end: <i>How</i> don't you feel well? Did I have a stomachache? A headache? Sore throat?<p><i>But I don't knooooow,</i> I'd tell them, <i>I just don't feeeeeel …

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Science says parents of successful kids have these 16 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Ultimate Guide To Cute Happy Birthday Wishes & Quotes

A birthday is a special occasion for the celebrant because it only comes once a year and during this day, you can show how you care about him/her and …

How I Stopped Yelling At My Kids And The Surprising By-Product Of Doing So

As my kids grew and multiplied, so did my anger. Exponentially. Having a toddler and a baby was <b>fantastically</b> hard. I had zero control over my days and I wasn’t remotely comfortable or accepting of this new reality. I would try to stay cool while the critters pulled their tricks, but I’d inevitably …

12 Venture Capitalists Share What Startups Should Do to Get Their Attention

Entrepreneurs seeking funding always wonder what they must do to impress a venture capitalist. In this article, a number of prominent venture …

I spent 5 years studying rich people, and here's what they tend to have in common

Below is a snapshot of a typical millionaire from my study:<p>• <b>They're really rich.</b> They are worth at least $3.2 million. 16% of them are worth more than $5 million. They make at least $160,000 a year. Half of them make close to $500,000 a year.<p>• <b>They're not young.</b> 80% of them are 50 years of age or …

Natural Happiness: The Truth About Exercise and Depression

James Clear<p>Read full profile<p>We all <i>want</i> to be happy, but is there anything you can actually do to feel happier more often? Or, at the very least, can …

The Science of Happiness: Why complaining is literally killing you

Sometimes in life, all the experience and knowledge simmering around in that ol’ consciousness of ours combines itself in a way that suddenly causes …

How Strengths-Based Parenting Can Help Your Kid Thrive

Stop trying to 'fix' your kids and nurture their natural talents instead.<p>Your kid loves to be the center of attention. She's the type to run onto the playground, yell "Watch me!", and make monkey noises while hanging upside down on the monkey bars.<p>If that sounds familiar, one of your child's …

Zoomdata Snags $25M to Take on Tableau

Zoomdata, which converts data from many sources into a more understandable visual format, now has $25 million in new funding to build out that …

The 7-Step Evening Ritual That Will Make You Happy

Everybody talks about morning rituals to get the day started right. (Even I have.) But <i>ending</i> the day right can be even more important. Why?<p>Because …

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The Science of How What We Believe Becomes Our Reality - Part I

<b>"Mind is the Master Power that molds and makes, and we are mind. And ever more we take the tool of thought, and shaping what we will, bring forth a thousand joys, or a thousand ills. We think in secret, and it comes to pass, environment, is but our looking glass."</b> <b>-- James Allen</b><p>At some point we have …

Breast Cancer

12 Amazing BBQ Chicken Recipes

From grilled chicken with a sweet mustard sauce to sweet-and-tangy wings, these bbq chicken recipes will please everyone at your cookout.

The best cocktails for National Margarita Day

The best cocktails for National Margarita Day<p>February 22 is National Margarita Day, which falls on a Monday this year. Here are some great recipes to honor America's most popular drink.<p>Shannon Witte<p>Spicy_Margarita_Spur<p><b>Spicy Blood Orange and Passion Fruit Margarita:</b><p>One recipe, 4 amazing …

14 Cocktails Every Gin Lover Should Know

Because a simple gin and tonic doesn't always cut it.<p>Because a simple gin and tonic doesn't always cut it.

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19 cocktails you've probably never heard of but should start drinking immediately

It's cold outside. You're at some party. And you pour yourself a glass of cheap-o wine or beer.<p>Just like last year. And the year before that.<p>Regular old wines and beers are fine for a Thursday night in March, but this is the holiday season. Time to spice things up a bit and try something a bit more …

Income Tax

A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype

Last night, the firm, which was cofounded by Netscape inventor Marc Andreessen and has invested in big names like Airbnb, Buzzfeed, Facebook, and Twitter, put up an excellent list of 16 metrics that every startup — and would-be startup investor — should understand.<p>For instance:<p>Have you ever been …

Venture Capital

The 5 Drinking Blogs You Should Be Reading Now

1 of 5<p>For Agave Lovers: Taste Tequila<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 5<p>For the New At-Home Bartender: The Drink Blog<p>3 of 5<p>For Cocktail Enthusiasts: Tuxedo No. …

College-Age Depression Is Increasingly Tied to Helicopter Parenting, Studies Show

<i>Excerpted from</i> <b>How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success</b> <i>by Julie Lythcott-Haims, out now from Henry</i> …

Science says parents of successful kids have these 9 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

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7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well

Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of us are working longer, trying to fit it all in.<p>That's the wrong approach. There's plenty of …

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Square, LevelUp, Shopkeep: A Small Business Guide to Mobile Point-Of-Sale Systems

Invented in the 1870s, the cash register was the very first “point-of-sale system” mechanizing the transfer of money. Today, small business owners are opting for something more portable: smartphones, tablets and other mobile terminals, equipped with point-of-sale apps. Beyond making it easier than …

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10 of the best bourbon cocktails

Why stop at the Old Fashioned? We share 10 delicious bourbon whisky cocktail recipes you'll make again and again<p>Bourbon: it always conjures up balmy southern nights, the air wafting the scents of jasmine and the sounds of jazz. Rain not withstanding, it tastes just as good on a south London …

9 Ways Therapists Can Tell If Your Relationship Won't Work

Here’s how the pros know if you're headed for troubled times.<p><i>This article was written by Cari Wira Dineen and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>The sound of his chewing is beyond annoying. And let's not get started on how she never, ever makes the bed. "These little issues are totally normal …

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12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

Confidence takes many forms, from the arrogance of Floyd Mayweather to the quiet self-assurance of Jane Goodall. True confidence—as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities—has a look all its own.<p>When it comes to confidence, one thing is certain: truly confident …

1. Steven Ji

Steven Ji, a partner at Sequoia Capital China, debuts this year in the top 25 thanks to a string of recent public exits in Dianping.com (IPO 2013), Jumei (IPO 2014) and Tuniu (IPO 2014), with classifieds operator Ganji expected to go public in 2015. An engineer by training, Ji has a master's degree …

The Psychology & Science of Decorating: Understanding the 5 Ways We Experience a Room

As anyone reading this site knows, design is about a lot more than just having a pretty room. There are many different elements that go into the …

Booker Raises $35 Million To Bring Small Business Scheduling Online

You’re looking for a local spa for a treatment, so you turn to the digital equivalent of the yellow pages, Google and Yelp. In seconds, you’re scanning a range of choices for high reviews, convenience and price. You pick a winner. But there’s a problem. It’s after dinner and the only way to make an …

Legendary Angel Investor Ron Conway Isn’t Looking At Your Idea, He’s Looking At You

With Demo Day fast approaching for the current batch of YC founders, we check in with legendary angel investor Ron Conway.<p>“No one, VC or angel, has invested in more of the top startups than Ron Conway,” Y Combinator founder Paul Graham recently wrote. “He knows what happened in every deal in the …