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9 Honeymoon Villas You Won't Believe Are On Airbnb

Whether you plan to splurge on your honeymoon or not, having a five-star-worthy home—or, better yet, a villa—certainly beats vacationing next to strangers at a packed resort.<p>Check out the best in total privacy—at price points for every budget—which you can book on home-sharing sites like Airbnb, …

Costa Rica

The Key to Healthier Relationships

According to attachment theory, we each develop a style of attachment—the way we relate to others—based on the relationship we had with our primary …

Relationships

Angular vs. React vs. Vue: A 2017 comparison

Deciding on a JavaScript framework for your web application can be overwhelming. Angular and React are very popular these days, and there is an …

JavaScript

Emotional and physical health benefits of expressive writing | Advances in Psychiatric Treatment | Cambridge Core

Baikie, K. A. (2003) Rewriting Trauma: How and for Whom Does the Writing Paradigm Work? Doctoral dissertation. Sydney: Macquarie University.<p>Batten, …

10 Free Tools to Improve Your Life in Less Than a Day (Yes, Really)

Most will even take you less than an hour.<p>After what felt like endless years of school, I can imagine it's tough to force yourself to sit down and learn <i>more</i> things. Without the assistance of a scary-looking teacher peeking over your shoulder, that is.<p>How about I make it a bit easier for you?<p>These …

Time Management

The Earth Awaits

A marvelous home for families with kids

What makes a house ideal for children? Plenty of bright space, a safe garden and vivid, fun color? Well if that's true, we've found the perfect …

Living Rooms

10 Interview Questions Every JavaScript Developer Should Know

AKA: The Keys to JavaScript Mastery<p>At most companies, management must trust the developers to give technical interviews in order to assess candidate …

JavaScript

Incredible Romantic Getaways in Every Southern State

Ideas for a dreamy escape with your loved one | Originally published by Travel + Leisure<p>Every couple deserves a trip to their own personal paradise, …

11 Must-Watch TED Talks That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Spend a little time watching these talks now and you'll save a lot of time in the long run.<p>You know the old saying, "It takes money to make money." Well, the same can be said of time.<p>Sure, you'll spend somewhere between five and 20 minutes not working while you watch the TED talks below, but each …

Trans-Canada: Greatest road trip of your life

From Calgary and through the prairies<p>A big draw to Calgary is the annual Calgary Stampede in the summer, but like any other cosmopolitan city there …

Gluten-Free

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Digital Photography

America's best restaurant is on a humanitarian mission in Atlanta

<i>Bon Appetit</i> magazine recently named Atlanta’s Staplehouse the best restaurant in America but in addition to remarkable food, the restaurant also has a mission to assist food service workers coping with unexpected crises.<p>The restaurant honours the vision of chef Ryan Hidinger who passed away while …

How To Manage ADHD Without Drugs

According to recent data from the CDC, almost 13% of men and 5% of women will have clinically significant ADHD at some point in their lives (i.e., …

ADHD

North America’s first fully prefabricated passive houses could revolutionize the housing market

A brilliant new partnership announced today could revolutionize the way Americans build their homes. Ecocor has teamed up with sustainability-minded …

Introducing Drizzle

It’s hard to believe it’s been over three years since Dave Rupert wrote Responsive Deliverables, challenging the rest of us to start making “tiny …

Prototyping

Best Romantic Summer Getaways

Dubrovnik gets lots of love, but we’re smitten with the lesser-known city of Rovinj to the north. The terracotta rooftops, church steeples, and …

5 Simple Ways To Skyrocket Your Concentration at Work

You're reading 5 Simple Ways To Skyrocket Your Concentration at Work, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If …

Productivity

California's top experiences

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored. Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative …

50 essential books every graphic designer should read

When it comes to seeking inspiration and learning, graphic designers are spoilt for choice. There is a wealth of literature at our fingertips, all …

48 hours in Philadelphia

History comes alive in Philadelphia, where you can stroll down cobbled alleys and into buildings depicted in famous paintings. But the city is much more than an open-air museum. Its indoor museums are world-class too, and there’s a distinct local culture (those Mummers, for one thing; cheesesteaks …

14 books that will change the way you think about money

A lot of what holds people back from financial success are their thoughts and beliefs about money — not their job title or salary.<p>It turns out, you're probably already making enough money to become rich, as David Bach preaches in "The Automatic Millionaire"; and you <i>can</i> splurge on a $4 mocha and …

Personal Finance

This Mental Trick of Olympic Athletes Can Radically Increase Your Productivity

Top athletes use this simple but powerful technique to perform at their best. So can you.<p>This summer in Rio de Janeiro, we're likely to see awe-inspiring displays of physical prowess. What we're unlikely to see is the mental work that goes into those jaw-dropping accomplishments.<p>Everyone knows that …

Looking for Your True Self? 10 Strategies for Self-Knowledge

<b>The WHAT and the HOW of Self-knowledge</b><p>What do people mean when they advise you to “know yourself?”<p>That was the subject of this blog, where I …

Gwen Stefani

Narcissism Isn’t One Thing But Many

In medicine, a misdiagnosis can kill. In relationships, a misdiagnosis can kill the relationship or at least cause you a whole lot of grief.<p>If you …

Self-confidence

Beer Road Trip: Your Guide to the Best Breweries in the U.S.

🍻 🍻 🍻<p>I love beer. A lot. And as a beer lover I know that among us, we tend to have a lot of opinions about beer. Best breweries? You could get us talking for days and days and days. I get that. But for those who are 1) open to some new recs and/or 2) not beer know-it-alls (#Bless), a look at …

13 Photography Channels on YouTube You Should Follow

If you’re looking for videos to watch to quench your thirst for photography, YouTube has a great selection. If you’ve never really poked around …

Finding Whales in Ocean Water: Edge Detection, Blob Processing, and RGB Channels in C#

A Visual Studio 2013 demo project including all of the code in this article can be downloaded using the links in the resources section below.<p>I was …

Singleton Indexer - A Workaround for not having Static Indexers in C#

Indexers are used to simplify access to a collection that is encapsulated in a class you’re designing…<p>Static Classes and Static Class Members are …