Danya Dotan

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Bet You Didn't Know Drugstore Makeup Could Do This

With fashion, we give ourselves free reign to splurge on basics. (Because, you'll totally wear that leather jacket for, like, ever.) But, when it …

The deadly science of drinking soda: Research puts a number on soft drink-related cancer cases

4-Mel, a chemical that makes soda brown, is raising our risk of cancer<p>Although former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's war against large sodas failed in court, it succeeded in spreading awareness about the danger of consuming too many sugary beverages. But we might have to be wary of sodas …

New York City

This is what happens to your brain when you give up sugar

Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and …

Why Everyone Needs to Stop Saying Yoga Doesn't Count as a Workout

Can you be incredibly strong thanks to yoga alone? <i>Yes!</i><p>Here’s the thing that the mainstream world doesn’t understand about yoga: All yoga doesn’t revolve around gentle stretches, chants, and seated meditation. There’s a general misconception that yoga will make you flexible and limber but not fit …

5 Mindfulness Techniques That Will Improve Your Relationships and Make You a Better Leader | Inc.com

Greater mindfulness can make you a much more effective leader. It will give you better insight on both employees and customers, and help you make better decisions. That advice comes from Charles Francis, author of <i>Mindfulness Made Simple: Your Guide to Finding True Inner Peace</i> and director of the …

Mindfulness

5 Things Successful Parents Know About Kids And Money

Teaching kids about money is complicated. We want our kids to be responsible savers, but not greedy hoarders. We want them to be generous and philanthropic, but not naïve and idealistic. We want them to be successful, but thanks to 2,000 plus years of meek-shall-inherit-the-earth messaging from a …

Kids

19 Pregnancy and Parenting Apps That Make Life All the Easier

Parenting is no small task—but there’s an upside to raising a kid in the modern era: access to endless choices of apps that provide much-needed help, …

7 Ways Motherhood Changes When You Have a Second Baby

With our first kid, we expect we'll be the perfect mother to the perfect infant. Then number two comes along—and the quest for perfection gets shot to hell. Here, seven moms reveal what they had to let go of and adapt to when they welcomed their second child into the world:<p><b>1. The Outfitting</b><br>"I …

20 HABITS OF HAPPY PEOPLE YOU SHOULD ADOPT IN 2017

The Buddha once said,<p><b>Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.</b><p>Remember everyone is fighting their own battle, and everyone is trying their best. Learn to forgive other people and set yourself free.<p><b>2. Meditate daily.</b><p>Meditation is a beautiful way to still your mind – giving you a break from circling thoughts, worries and anxieties. Start with two minutes a day and build your way up to longer sittings.<p><b>3. See the</b> …

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9 ‘mtv unplugged’ performances to remember

absolutely iconic.<p>Since 1989, <i>MTV Unplugged</i> has been the ultimate outlet to showcase acoustic performances by beloved musicians in a setting more intimate and contained than a giant concert hall. It made us feel closer to them, as if the songs performed were aimed directly at us to pluck at our …

Alanis Morissette

A Father Who Creatively Captures His Kids (20 photos)

If there was a prize that could be given out to the most creative father, I'd hope that it was awarded to Jason Lee. A wedding photographer by day, he's used to capturing some of the most important moments in a couple's lives. As a longtime fan of Jason's photos on Flickr however, I think the real …

Creativity

Petra Collins's Los Angeles

22-year-old photographer Petra Collins, who documented Art Basel Miami Beach for <i>W</i> Magazine in December, may have been born and bred in Toronto, Canada, but recently she has divided her time between New York and Los Angeles. In a video for Swedish brand COS, which in the past few months opened its …

Los Angeles