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The Top 27 Alkaline Foods on the Planet (Eat more to prevent cancer, obesity and heart disease)

Let’s face it, the Standard American Diet is just plain SAD. With processed “quick and easy” foods, fast foods, and genetically modified foods, out …

The 65 Best Home Decorating Ideas Of All Time

How many do you already know?<p>Whether you're decorating your first home or your fifth, great design is in the details. We've consulted top designers and scoured our archives to find the best ideas for every room in the house.

Are We Living in a Simulated Reality?

<b>Categories</b>Consciousness, Esoteric, Multidimensionality, Nanice Ellis, Our Universe, Recommended Reading, The Matrix, Wake Up4th August 2016 By Nanice …

Quantum Mechanics

41 Books to Motivate You to Become Your Best Self

Live Your Startup Dream Without Leaving Your Day Job<p><i>By Patrick J. McGinnis<br>April; Portfolio; $28</i><p>Everyone knows that building a startup means hard work …

Sigmund Freud

25 of the most luxurious homes you can stay at around the world

And it's a trend that's ripe to continue: vacation rentals offer things that hotels can't always provide, like additional privacy, more space per person, and amenities such as kitchens and washing machines. They also are often less expensive than their hotel counterparts, and can make guests feel …

The 25 best hotels in the world, according to travelers

That's especially true of the hotels that made it onto Travel + Leisure's list of the 100 best hotels in the world. The list is a part of T+L's annual World's Best Awards, which is based on a survey taken by thousands of travelers from all over.<p>The tranquil Nihiwatu resort in Sumba, Indonesia, took …

The Yoga Pose You Need To Smooth Digestion

<i>By Yoga Journal</i><p>Even yogis need a little help in the digestion department from time to time. Fortunately, Kathryn Budig says calling on the right pose at the right time can help.<p>I like to think of The Squatty Potty as the lazy person's Malasana (Gina Caputo was the first person to suggest pulling …

The 7 Secrets to Getting and Staying Fit

Whether or not they realize it, fit people are experts at accountability. As a personal trainer, here's my best tip for staying on track: Keep your …

Skip Ibiza for this Lower-Key, Lesser-Known Island Destination

Eberjey designer Ali Mejia shares notes from her recent trip to the Spanish island.<p><b>This article originally appeared in the June 2016 issue of ELLE.</b><p>Ali Mejia conceived of Eberjey, the intimates brand she cofounded with Mariela Rovito in 1996, as an antidote to the flashy "va va voom," as she calls …

Work Your Arms And Abs With This One Challenging Exercise

Working out can be a lot like cooking... sometimes you enjoy long, methodical endurance challenges (like tackling five miles or a risotto). Other times it's all about time-saving hacks that get the job done — quickly.<p>The inchworm to push-up exercise is the latter. It's a one-and-done, no-frills …

5 Core Exercises That Aren't Crunches

By now we’ve all heard that we shouldn’t be doing crunches if we truly want a stronger core. Many of us have probably been told that we should be …

Workouts

These Are the Most Motivational Books Ever Written | Inc.com

Three years ago, I identified the "Top 10 Motivational Books of All Time," but with a twist: I left the No. 1 spot blank and asked Inc.com readers to name their favorite.<p>In hundreds of comments, our readers named almost 300 books, but there were 18 that turned up consistently. Here are the books …

Motivation

If You Only Have Three Days in Florence

Three days in Florence might sound like a long time, but there is so much to see in this Renaissance gem, that you need to plan your time well. In …

A Perfect Day in Florence

If you only have a day in Florence, it needs to be perfect, so choose carefully what you do. A morning walk across the Ponte Vecchio, a glimpse of a …

The Best Gelato in Florence, Italy?

On a cool night in November, walking alone from an outdoor food market in the center of Florence, I decided to indulge my sweet tooth yet again. I …

Wine Tours in Florence, Italy

The streets of Florence are lined with the palazzos of Tuscany's great wine-making families, and no visit to the city would be complete without a sample of their wares at a cozy enoteca, or Italian wine bar, tucked away in an old Florentine building. A city wine tasting can be the prelude to a …

Wine

The 10 Hottest New Restaurants in Florence, Italy

Today, Eater returns to <b>Florence, Italy</b> to discover the newest drinking and dining destinations the Tuscan capital has to offer. "Florence in recent years has really turned itself around in terms of new openings," says food writer/culinary tour guide/Curious Appetite creator Coral Sisk, referring to …

Coffee and culture: discover Florence's historic cafes

Italy is a nation of coffee connoisseurs, so it’s no wonder that the country’s historic cafes are treated with nearly as much reverence as its extraordinary array of galleries and cathedrals. In Florence, atmosphere-laden examples dating from the 19th and early 20th century abound – many …

Where to Find the Best Gelato in Florence

<b>Gelato’s sweet history</b>Many gelatarias offer a range of intriguing flavours, bound only by the creativity of the chef. While the traditional flavours …

Italy

Florence: An Itinerary for a Timeless City

Florence: hub of the arts, birthplace of the Renaissance, popular tourist destination, and heart of Tuscany. She is a city of history, with seemingly endless surprises to be discovered within her mazes of streets. Here are some must see sites for any visitor's itinerary!<p><b>1. The Academia</b><p>The Academia …

Where To Eat A Day's Worth Of Meals In Florence

Eat like a local.<p>Florence is a fairly small town, but it’s always packed with tourists. To find a bit<p>of peace and quiet, and sit near real Florentines, I chose three traditional spots, in the center as well as the outskirts. Honest and straightforward, just like the Tuscans.<p><b>BREAKFAST</b><p>I don’t …

Italy

Florence to Cinque Terre Hiking Day Trip with Boat Ride in WORLD

Join the only tour that takes you to the Cinque Terre on a one-day hiking trip from Florence. Hiking is the only way to truly experience the magic of the Cinque Terre. Take a break from the bustle of the city and hike this UNESCO World Heritage-listed site. It's a unique and memorable experience, …

8 Business Books That Will Totally Change Your Mindset

Sometimes you need a quick inspiration to adjust your mindset. Here is the list of 8 books which can do just that – change and adjust your …

10 Mind-Blowing Books That People Who Love Thinking Can't Miss

P.J. O’Rouke once said, “Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.”<p>While I do think there is a place for …

15 Books You Should Read Before Starting Your Business

When my first company failed, a young startup I founded right after college, I wanted to know why. I spent the next year reading and working like an …

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

Photographer's Pictures Of His Girlfriend Leading Him Around The World Go Viral

Murad Osmann and his girlfriend Natalia Zakharova have traveled to destinations most people only dream about: They've seen the rice fields in Bali, swam in the Singapore infinity pool, walked the streets of Barcelona, and even toured Disneyland in Hong Kong.<p><b>Jump right to the photos >></b><p>But instead of …

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

What happens to a country when its young people stop having sex? Japan is finding out… Abigail Haworth investigates<p>Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her …