Dana Hodges

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20 Minutes Of Yoga For Complete Beginners. This Will Change Your Life.

Yoga is an ancient spiritual science that combines philosophical teaching with physical and mental practices. It originates in India, where it was …

Lose 25 Pounds in 2 Months Doing Bikram Yoga

This is how I lost 25 pounds in 2 months, but first let me give you some background to my journey.<p>After I graduated from college back in 2000 I …

10 Questions You Must Ask If You're Serious About Self-Love

How much do you truly love yourself — deeply, wholly, authentically, and beyond the superficial, ego-based definition?<p>The reason this question is …

Positive Thinking

5 Traits Making You a Great Entrepreneur But Maybe Not a Good Dinner Date

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Business owners are a unique breed -- and they have to be. If entrepreneurs don’t keep their foot on the accelerator, they or anyone who works for them will not be going anywhere.<p>The traits required for being a successful entrepreneur all …

Entrepreneurship

The big “middle class” rip-off: How a short sale taught me rich people’s ethics

<b>(Andy Dean Photography via Shutterstock)</b><p>So many of us are clueless about business and finance. Here’s why that’s just the way the investment class likes it<p>Edwin Lyngar<p>September 29, 2014 9:35pm (UTC)<p>“Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.” – Honoré de Balzac.<p>The closest I ever came to acting …

24 Hours With Naomi Campbell

5 A.M. wake-up time, 3 juice cleanses a week, 2 dogs—the supermodel's life by the numbers.<p><b>5:00 A.M.</b> When I'm in New York taping my show, <i>The Face,</i> I get up at five or six. When I'm not, I'd say nine. I don't like alarms. I don't like really sudden, loud noises; they make me jump. I wake up on my …

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6 Bold Steps to Achieve Your Personal Goals This Year | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>“No guts, no glory” – Frederick Blesse</b><p>No amount of success can be achieved without the sacrifice and pain one has to endure along the way. If you …

Hair Raisers: At-Home Treatments

Take the health of your hair up a notch with these natural recipes that promise to transform your tresses.<p><b>SUPERCHARGE COLOR</b> Regardless of shade, when it comes to your hair's hue, the goal is always the same—keep it bright and fresh like you just stepped out of the salon. "Apple cider vinegar …

A Guide To Evaluate Your Priorities & Set Goals

Setting goals isn’t something you should do because it’s a new year. Goals should be continuously created as you think of them and revised quarterly if not after changes and other impactful moments. Goals do not all have to be new crazy far off ideas. Most of them should be reflections to improve …

5 Steps to Doubling Your Productivity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Ever wonder how you can double the amount of work you can get done in the same amount of time with just a few simple steps?<p>The problem is, we are …

Influential Leaders Ask These 6 Questions

Try 'zig-zagging' into these conversations to generate ideas and extend your influence.<p>The key to being a powerful leader isn't giving orders -- it's extending your influence. And one important way to do that is by spreading and soliciting new ideas.<p>As an influential leader, you are a conduit of …

Douglas Villa: A Classic Greek Retreat

Old-world charm meets modern day luxury at the Douglas Villa, settled on the island of Mykonos, Greece. The property sits along the coast of the …

Room Dividers & Partitions

• 1 |<p>Using indoor plants as partitions is a particularly creative and beautiful solution to the room divider issue. These vines climb up ropes to …

An Island-Inspired House in Oslo, Norway

Tropical style in Scandinavia.<p>Interior designer Nicolette Horn brings a bit of the Bahamas into her Scandinavian home. Palm trees, tropical colors, and seashells give a sense of endless light on the shortest of days.

11 Times Old Furniture Gained New Life

Easy Ways to Make Your Kitchen New Again

10 fast and easy tips.<p>Tired of the same old kitchen, but don't want the hassle (or price tag) of an entire renovation? These fast and easy updates take the room from make-do to magnificent.

Dining Rooms

Elevating Bathtub: Accessible Tub has Neat Slide-Up Sides

Stepping over the side of a bathtub sounds like the easiest thing in the world to someone who has a full range of mobility, but for those with …

Neat

The 9 Paint Color Mistakes You Should Never Make

Case in point: This bedroom — it makes four of them.<p>If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain. Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's …

Basic Tips For Weekly Cleaning

Regardless how hard you try to keep the house clean every day, you still need to spend one day at the end of the week cleaning the whole place. If …

Household Budget Worksheet

Use this budget worksheet to get control of your monthly living expenses.

Budgeting