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10 Groceries to Buy Every Single Week If You're Vegan

<i>It’s Grocery Month at Epicurious, and we’re thinking about super-fast checkout lines, alternative mylks (not a typo), and the cheapest bottles of</i> …

Giving young blood to older animals raises tantalizing possibilities for people

Dracula may have been on to something. It wasn’t just blood, but the blood of youth that was the secret to staying alive for centuries.<p>The rejuvenating effect of young blood has been demonstrated in strange, draculoid experiments first done 150 years ago. Two genetically compatible animals, one …

If You Want To Accelerate Your Personal Growth Easily, List 10 Things Every Day

No doubt you’ve heard that successful people have a tendency to wake up early. However, it’s not the waking up early that makes them successful – …

How To Replace Bi-Fold Closet Doors with Slider Doors

When I moved into my apartment last summer the closet doors in my second bedroom/office were already banged up and constantly falling off. It was a …

Why Researchers Recommend Eating Avocado Every Day

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>Here is some very good news for guacamole lovers everywhere: A new review of scientific literature …

Holistic Medicine

Eckhart Tolle Brilliantly Explains How to Deal with Anger and Other Negative Emotions

We all know what anger is. That often fleeting but violent feeling that arises in response to perceived threats.<p>Anger is a normal and healthy human …

Spending 10 Minutes a Day on Mindfulness Subtly Changes the Way You React to Everything

Leaders across the globe feel that the unprecedented busyness of modern-day leadership makes them more reactive and less proactive. There is a solution to this hardwired, reactionary leadership approach: mindfulness.<p>Having trained thousands of leaders in the techniques of this ancient practice, …

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How I Use Evernote to Keep My Entire Life Organized

Evernote is life-changing. I've been a happy user for years now (this isn't an ad, just the ramblings of an enthusiastic evangelist) and I seriously …

Never Paint Your Home These 4 Dreadful Colors

Sorry, but no one's going to buy a house painted dark brown.<p>A fresh coat of paint is a fairly inexpensive way to refresh the look of your home; the …

Home Decorating

Aspire to Be Your Best Self: 21 Quotes to Get You There

Why wait until New Year's Day to push the reset button when you can begin today?<p>Today, whatever day/time/month it is, why not ask yourself this question:<p><i>If you could do anything you wanted, how would you want your career and life to be?</i><p>New clients come to me in a state where they have handed over …

Women In Booze

We tapped 17 of the top ladies in liquor and wine for their favorite sips, drink-making tips and what it's really like to be a female in the industry.<p>From one of the most notable winemakers in Napa Valley to the first-ever female master whiskey distiller in Kentucky, these are women who know a …

How To Make Banana Pudding

<b>Whisk together sugar and cornstarch:</b> Place the sugar, cornstarch, and salt in a medium saucepan. Whisk together, breaking up any clumps in the sugar …

7 Ways to Boost Your Mood With Food

If you have indulged in sweets when stressed or upset, you know how immediately satisfying they can be but are all too often followed by a blood …

Wellness

10 "Healthy" Cereals, Ranked by Nutritional Value

<b>Instead of cereal from a box, try one of these</b> <b>delicious breakfast recipes!</b>

How to Recognise People Who Suppress Your Happiness

Relationships are very important to anyone. It is through them that we learn, have fun, and improve ourselves. But, not all of them have this effect …

The Best Fast Food, Picked by the World’s Top Chefs

At the airport. En route to another critical meeting. Fast food is everywhere, and unavoidable. Even celebrity chefs producing the world's …

Top 15 Amazing DIY Bathroom Design and Remodel Ideas

Your bathroom isn’t just a pit stop room, it’s a sanctuary for relaxation, an oasis of self, and a retreat from reality. The bathroom is not only one …

20 Small Habits That Create Lasting Happiness

Be proud, happy, and excited when you walk out the door in the morning.<p><i>How do you simplify your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Lukas Schwekendiek, life coach, motivational speaker,</b> …

Productivity Apps

The Tweets That Prove the Hipster Beard Is Finally Dead

Hipster beards are 'over' says most famous hipster beard ever.<p>Christopher John Millington, the hirsute Scottish model whose bristling beard made him the star of shoots for Urban Outfitters and Topman, recently unleashed a torrent of tweets that confirmed what scientists, beautiful women, and …

Best Summer Books to Read With Your Daughters

We were about a third of the way through <i>The Hobbit</i> when my 9-year-old asked skeptically, "Mommy, where are the girl characters?"<p>"Well, unfortunately, there are none," I said.<p>My daughters and I were enthralled with Bilbo Baggins' magical adventure through Middle-earth. We loved the songs, the …

After 20 Years On The Job, NYC Police Officer Tells His Intense Stories

In his 20 years as a New York City police officer, Steve Osborne made thousands of arrests. He says that when he was in uniform, it wasn't unusual to handle 20 jobs a night. And in plainclothes, in the anti-crime unit, his teams would make several felony collars a week, mostly robberies, assaults …

The Hobos of Instagram

They're trading their flip phones for iPhones, browsing r/vagabond, and bringing an age-old tradition of trainhopping into the Information Age.<p>They're trading their flip phones for iPhones, starting Instagram accounts, browsing r/vagabond, and bringing an age-old tradition of trainhopping and …

5 Apps That Will Get You To The Gym

<i>Refinery29 is participating in First Lady Michelle Obama's #GimmeFive challenge. To learn more, click here.</i><br>It’s been three months, and the shine, …

30 Cocktails Perfect For Warm Weather

The prettiest and most delicious cocktails to try this season. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com<p>Warm weather! IT'S FINALLY HERE ALL OVER THE COUNTRY! After you shove your puffy coats in suitcases and hide them away in a dark corner never to be seen until the cold returns, go sit …

Breast ironing in Cameroon: empowering girls to speak out

Elizabeth Mbu kept her secret for 16 years. Aged 11, her mother kneaded her naked, developing breasts with a hot stone twice a week to stop them growing. "Each time I cried as it was really painful," she says. "I didn't understand what was going on, but it was very difficult to speak about." Her …

Associated Press News

5 Street Art Hotspots in NYC Besides 5Pointz: Welling Court, East Harlem Graffiti Hall of Fame, Bushwick Collective, Hunts Point Murals, Williamsburg

With the whitewashing of 5Pointz in November, the curators are looking towards the future. While many hope that 5Pointz will rebuild elsewhere, one …

Brooklyn Bridge Park is getting even more renovations (slide show)

After a busy year in which Brooklyn Bridge Park opened its Squibb Park Bridge, Pier 3–4 Upland and lots more, now more new construction is slated for …