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Want to Save Money Without the Hassle? Automate It

Starting small will lead to bigger and better things down the road.<p>This is the Day 5challenge in the #MONEY30, a month-long bootcamp for personal …

Personal Finance

Why You Should Spend Your Money on Experiences, Not Things

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com</i><p>When you work hard every single day and there's only so much money left after your regular expenses, you have to make certain it's well spent. Spend your limited funds on what science says will make you happy.<p><b>The Paradox of Possessions</b><p>A 20-year …

10 Inspirational Quotes from Steve Jobs

Are you challenged at work? Do you regret career decisions? Are you happy? If the answer to the questions leads to a negative feeling, it is time to …

Mental Health

10 Powerful Foods To Help Lower Blood Sugar Quickly

Heather McClees<p>Read full profile<p>Blood sugar is a sneaky health issue, but there are many powerful foods that can help you lower blood sugar levels …

Nutrition

How to Say 'No' With Confidence and Compassion

<i>by Mimi O' Connor</i><p>"Crazy busy" has become the new hip designation for those with packed schedules and over-extended lives. Being "too busy to breathe" has almost become a status symbol. But as we continue to blur the lines of healthy physical and emotional boundaries, all systems begin to …

Articles about 5 patios perfect unwinding on Dwell.com - Dwell

These modern retreats lend themselves to the Japanese practice of shinrin-yoku, or forest therapy.<p>Inspired by tansu chests and raw materials that show patina, a pair of Sydney-based architects renovated their own home—slowly.<p>On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got …

Madonna clowns around at Melbourne show after three-hour delay

It was close to 1am by the time Madonna finally came trundling on to Melbourne’s Forum stage on Thursday, dressed in a bright yellow clown smock, riding a tiny tricycle and waving to a sea of 1,500 competition winners. Doors had been billed to open at 8.30pm and many had waited in the rain for …

Indian retreat where Beatles learned to meditate opened to public

Ashram where Fab Four spent time in 1960s became derelict after band fell out with guru – now it has been reopened with walking trails and gardens<p>The north Indian retreat where the Beatles learned transcendental meditation before falling out of love with its controversial guru, Maharishi Mahesh …

Meditation

10 amazing shops every chocolate addict should visit - Telegraph

Nasa releases amazing high-resolution picture of sunlit Earth from one million miles away

Nasa has released the first image taken from its new deep space satellite DSCOVR<p>If Carl Sagan was impressed with the Pale Blue Dot, he would have been equally blown away by this incredible image (launch high-resolution version) of Earth taken from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric …

Too much TV could raise the risk of Alzheimer’s, study suggests

It turns out that too much TV might damage your brain and also raise the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease — and that the effects could show up much sooner than previously believed, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers at the Northern California Institute for Research and Education in San …

Here's McDonald's Unofficial Secret Menu

Fast food fans love to speculate about the existence of secret menu items. And now McDonald’s lovers have proof the restaurant is in on the fun—sort …

McDonald's

3 Fresh Ways to Spice Up Your Lemonade

There's nothing wrong with a crisp glass of classic lemonade, but it's also a drink that's ripe for experimentation. At New York City cocktail spot …

Choose Your Own Adventure

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Pictures of the Week 6.12.15

Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel outruns Liam Neeson at UK box office

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4 Eating Habit Changes That Can Boost Your Critical Thinking

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The ability to think critically is of the utmost importance when you’re running a business or an organization. Although it's rarely given the attention it deserves, the food choices that you make every day affect your critical thinking …

Nutrition

Scientists now know why popcorns pop

Study unravels physics of kernel – water contained in the shell rapidly escapes as steam under heat, making the corn ‘pop’<p>The popping sound made by popcorn is normally viewed as a pleasing cue that your snack is ready to eat, but for scientists the phenomenon represented one of nature’s significant …

Food

Fifty Shades of Grey: what the critics are saying

The first reviews of Sam Taylor-Johnson’s Fifty Shades of Grey are in and the verdict is that it’s, well, solidly mediocre.<p>The film, adapted from the EL James book that sold 100m copies worldwide, centres on Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson), who interviews enigmatic and dark billionaire Christian …

Shades of Grey

Food hacks: 10 amazing hacks that will make your life easier

These quick and easy food hacks will mean you spend far less time in the kitchen<p><b>Slice cherry tomatoes in seconds</b><p>Slicing tomatoes needn't be a time-consuming task. Simply sandwich your tomatoes between two plates, add pressure with one hand, and slice through all the tomatoes simultaneously with a …

Photographer of the year 2014: Bulent Kilic – in pictures

The Guardian picture desk has chosen Turkish photographer Bulent Kilic, of AFP, as our hotly contested agency photographer of the year. Here’s a look back over 2014 through his lens, showing unrest in Ukraine, the refugee crisis on the Turkish-Syrian border and the harrowing MH17 air crash

23 of the best new photo and video apps launched in 2014

The year 2014 saw a literal explosion of photo and video apps for iOS, Android and even for the desktop — many with their own unique niche or angle. Some are easy to learn and use while others focused on complex maneuvers best accomplished with a quality camera and a learning curve.<p>Here some of the …

10 Mind-Blowing Hacks for Making Your Leftover Pizza Taste Better the Next Day

Three words: pizza grilled cheese.<p>Gone are your days of eating cold leftover pizza in your pajamas, leaning against your open refrigerator. Make pizza better the next day with these easy tricks.<p><b>1. Reheat cold pizza face down in a pan.</b> Slap your slice of pizza face down on a preheated skillet on …

30+ Amazing Paint Color Ideas for Every Spot in Your House

No regrets, guaranteed.<p>Skip the do-overs and pick the perfect paint color the first time around. What's the secret? Ask the pros. Here, expert designers shared dozens of their favorite hues for every space, shade and season. It's our best paint color advice, all in one place.

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

6 Classic, Mad Men-Inspired Cocktails to Serve at Your Next Party

Try these fun new takes.<p>Classic cocktails made with whiskey, bourbon, rye, and gin are more popular than ever. Get to know them again, then try these fun new takes.

Chai

Forget Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy, the humble flip phone is back

Celebrities are leading the way in eschewing smartphones for flip phones, but what’s the draw with clamshell models?<p>It’s 2014, but flipping hell, clamshell phones appear to be making a comeback. Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief of American Vogue, was spotted with a flip phone during this summer’s US …

Pictures of the Week 12.4.14

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …