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30 Things You Should Do (At Least) Once A Year

<b>1.</b> Clean your closet, and get rid of anything you haven’t worn, anything that doesn’t fit you, anything that is too worn or ripped to repair, or …

13 Little Ways To Shake Yourself Out Of Your Quarter-Life Crisis

<b>1.</b> Adopt a new little habit that feels like it could be your signature — whether that’s a new perfume or cologne, a certain greeting card you send to …

First time Los Angeles: discover the best of the City of Angels

People think they know Los Angeles, even, sometimes especially, if they’ve never been: a land of starstruck dreamers, Tinseltown magic, traffic-numbed freeways, silicone-inflated bimbos and jacked-up himbos.<p>But dig deeper and your first trip will be a lot more surprising – and rewarding. America’s …

26 Things I Learned From Backpacking Europe In 6 Weeks

After backpacking in Europe for 6 weeks, I can say it’s life-changing at the very least. I came back with a desire to travel more, to see every …

A Letter For Your Soul When Nothing Seems To Be Going Right

I need to start here: none of what happened to you was your fault. Not one single moment of it. You didn’t do anything to deserve it. You heard …

Surround Yourself With People Who Push You

You get nothing from being comfortable. You get nothing from settling, you get nothing from staying put, you get nothing from “fine.” There is …

10 Important Choices You Need To Make If You Want To Be Happy

1. Choose to be yourself.<p>We are living in a society that is constantly developing — however, it is important for you to be yourself inside out. Stand …

10 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Stepping Into The Workforce

By Jae Won,<p>I have just resigned from my job of one and a half years. Looking back, I realize I would have been much better off had I known these 10 …

6 Things Single People Should Stop Saying (And What They Should Say Instead)

1. Stop saying: “What’s wrong with me?”<p>Most of the time, there’s nothing really <i>wrong</i> in the classic sense — or if there is, it’s less about the fact …

32 Game-Changing Quotes About Love And Life That Will Make You Feel Better, Instantly

I don’t care about whose DNA has recombined with whose. When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching they are your …

When Your Guy Friend Gets A Girlfriend

The girlfriend may feel insecure. I’ve been an insecure girlfriend once myself; I’ve been on that end of the narrative. But since then, I’ve also …

15 Small Changes That Leave A Big Impact In Your Life

<b>1. Stop scowling so much.</b> Try smiling more instead. Compliments and smiles improve your mood and generally create a positive atmosphere. It’s also …

22 Children’s Hilariously Inappropriate Spelling Mistakes

Kids are a never-ending source of joy – if not for their boundless energy and joy, then for the hilarious and obliviously inappropriate things that …

30 Magical Photos Of Children Playing Around The World

No matter their cultural background, no matter their economic situation, kids will always find imaginative ways to have fun. Their wild imaginations …

10 All-American Summer Road Trips

Drive, We Said<p>There's nothing more American than hitting the open road with the windows down, the music up, and a cooler full of beer in the backseat (you know, for later). Sure, the game has changed a little—smartphones have all but rendered guidebooks and crumpled maps obsolete—but one essential …

12 Habit-Forming Tricks That’ll Help You Achieve Any Goal

<i>Everyone wants to change something about themselves. It’s true. Please let me begin by telling you that I would like nothing more than sitting on my</i> …

I Was Excited To Marry My Fiancée Until She Played This Joke On Me, Now I Don’t Know How I’ll Ever Trust Her Again

You know how there’s that joke where the husband-to-be is called over to the bride-to-be’s house, but the bride-to-be isn’t there and in her place is …

20 Cool And Creative Bed Covers

We spend, on average, about a third of our lives asleep (and hopefully most of that time is spent in a bed), so the bed you sleep in (and the covers …

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You Should Do What Your Heart Tells You To Do

Loneliness — or being lonely — is always perceived as such a negative thing. But is it really? Perhaps the people that run from loneliness the most …

10 Bad Habits You Should Outgrow If You’re Single

There have been many articles that point out the advantages of being single, but there’s no fully embracing those positive things with the wrong …

Earth’s most otherworldly sites

From Fly Geyser in Nevada to the Gates of Hell in Turkmenistan, few places garner the status of being completely surreal, as if from a different planet.

In pictures: Inside Hang Son Doong, the world's largest caves in Vietnam

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When Someone Lets You Love Them Without Loving You Back

When you settle for the only love you think you can get, for someone who doesn’t mind you being around, for someone who lets you love them — someone …

18 Habits To Start In Your 20s (That Will Pay Off For The Rest Of Your Life)

<b>1. Start saving money.</b> Put away $20 a week. Pay yourself with every paycheck. Keep a jar of change on your desk. Give yourself a dollar every time …

33 Men Reveal The One Thing They’d Like All Women To Stop Doing Immediately

Found on AskReddit.<p>Stop getting mad at me for what I did in your dreams.<p>When the fight is done, let it go. It’s over, no need to bring it up or …

10 Things You Need To Start Telling Yourself Every Day

By Rob Fee,<p>1. Past mistakes don’t determine who you are. Don’t let yesterday’s shortcomings prevent you from doing something great today. Learn from …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

What It Feels Like To Be Loved By You

When I jump in the shower because I’m afraid of being late again, I watch where I’m stepping because I remember you told me to. When my mom offers me …

30 Mouthwatering Instagram Pictures Of Street Food Around The World

She just documents it in a really cool way.<p>The Singapore-based 29-year-old posts selfie-like photos of food or drinks with cities in the background on Instagram.<p>She started snapping these shots the summer of 2013 when she took a solo trip across Europe.<p>"If I wasn't traveling by myself, my pictures …

7 Things That’ll Make Anyone More Attractive

Forget arguing about makeup, Photoshop and “I woke up like dis.” These traits are what really make you more desirable:<p>1. Ambition.<p>It’s not about the …