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7 Steps to a Flawless Mani

<i>Marie Claire</i>’s fall issue listed a tip sheet on how to master nail trends with advice from New York City manicurists Tracylee and Dawn Sterling.<p><b>1.</b> …

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eBay Buying Guides

Popular Buying Guides<p>Create A Festive DIY Holiday Wreath Using Candy Canes<p>10 Vintage Toys You Probably Owned That Are Now Worth A Fortune<p>7 Things That Prove Xbox Beats PS Every Time<p>Put Those Mason Jar Lids To Good Use With This Creative DIY Photo Magnet Project<p>6 Smartwatches To Match Your …

Décor Connoisseur

Gifts for the impeccable decorator<p>Bold, geometric rugs. Charming vintage candelabras.<p>Each time you visit, you can’t help but notice the tasteful touches in her home. From the oil lamp burning on the mantelpiece. To the Icelandic sheepskin tossed over the back of a chair. She has a knack for …

What It's Like to Self-Medicate with Illegal Drugs

According to a number of studies, around two-thirds of problematic drug users report childhood physical or sexual abuse. These figures need to be taken seriously.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>The war on drugs is, to some extent, a war on the survivors of childhood physical and sexual …

5 Powerful Mind and Body Hacks for a Limitless Brain

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

After watching over 100 TED talks, these are the insights that have stuck with me most

Watch one TED talk, and you have a factoid to share with a friend at a bar.<p>Watch over 100 TED talks across several years — as I have, obsessively — and you begin to think a little differently about the world.<p>Not every talk is awe-inspiring or illuminating, but the best ones have changed how I think …

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10 Things Mentally Strong People Won't Do

Life has a way of testing your mental strength (also known as emotional intelligence) when you least expect it. The true sign of mental strength doesn’t lie in what you do; it’s what you don’t and absolutely <i>won’t</i> do. The greater the challenge, the more difficult it is to respond with mental …

These are the four most common personality types – which are you?

No two humans are exactly alike but researchers believe there are just a few main personality types most of us can be classified into.<p>A study on human behaviour has revealed that 90 per cent of us can be classified into just four basic personality types.<p>The different personality types, according to …

Psychology

LOOK: NFL unveils super-bright Color Rush uniforms for all 32 teams

The Jets and Bills kick off the Color Rush on Thursday Night<p>The Color Rush uniforms will make their 2016 debut on Thursday, when the Bills host the …

46 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try In Their Lifetime

...or tonight.<p>Opting for the same tried-and-true positions during sex is kind of like watching your favorite movie: You know you're going to enjoy it, and you're well aware how it'll end (happily, obvi.) But even though your fave film may be endlessly amazing, it never hurts to switch things up and …

5-Minute Craft: How to Sprout Seeds from Eggshells

A fresh way to sprout seeds.<p>Recycle your cracked eggshells by using them as adorable—and earth-friendly—starter pots. Just poke a few drainage holes …

A Simple Exercise to Increase Well-Being and Lower Depression from Martin Seligman, Founding Father of Positive Psychology

<i>“When [a man] has fair health, a fair fortune, a tidy conscience and a complete exemption from embarrassing relatives,”</i> Henry James wrote in his diary, <i>“I suppose he is bound, in delicacy, to write himself happy.”</i> More than a mere philosophical contemplation, however, James’s observation presages …

The Science of Why We Kiss

<i>“Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves,”</i> Einstein allegedly smirked. <i>“Like a bee that settles on the fragrant pistils of a flower, and sips in the nectar for honey, so should you sip in the nectar from between the lips of</i> …

10 Ways Low Self-Confidence Shackles You

I know you.<p>You have dreams for your life.<p>You want to be amazing. You want to achieve something great. You want to wake up happy and enthusiastic …

Major US academic body backs boycott of Israeli educational institutions

A prestigious US academic body has joined a growing movement to boycott Israel in protest at its treatment of Palestinians, in a move both welcomed and condemned in a bitterly divisive international arena.<p>The American Studies Association (ASA), which has more than 5,000 members, is the most …

How Facebook's New Machine Brain Will Learn All About You From Your Photos

Facebook poaches an NYU machine learning star to start a new AI lab that may very well end up knowing more about your social life than you do.<p>Facebook users upload 350 million photos onto the social network every day, far beyond the ability of human beings to comprehensively look at, much less …

Machine Learning

Oftentimes letting go has nothing to do with weakness, and everything to do with strength. We let go and walk away not because we want the universe to realize our worth, but because we finally realize our own worth. - from our NEW audio book: http://www.marcandangel.com/book/

Selfie Photo Tips & Techniques

Sometimes we don’t want others to know that we have taken a photo of ourselves. In these cases, it is nice to be able to discreetly take a …

Photography

How to Get Kate Moss's Playboy Tan

Here's how the style icon prepped her skin before she would bare it all.<p>Posing for <i>Playboy</i>'s 60th anniversary issue (see all the pictures here), the almost 40 model looks as amazing as she did back in her CK days. Yes, there are skin-perfecting lights pointing at her the entire time and …

Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or …

10 Things You Must Give Up to Move Forward

<b>Letting the opinions of others control your life.</b> – People know your name, not your story. They’ve heard what you’ve done, but not what you’ve been …

All the 2012 Best-of Reading Lists, Together at Last

By popular demand, here are all of this year’s best-of omnibus reading lists, in one shareable place:<p><b>The Best Psychology and Philosophy Books of 2012</b> <i><br>From Buddhism to the relationship between creativity and dishonesty, by way of storytelling and habit.</i>• <b><br>The Best Art Books of 2012</b> <i><br>From Indian folklore</i> …

10 Fascinating Facts About Personality

Personality makes us who we are. It influences nearly every aspect of our lives including what we choose to do for a living, how we interact with our …

The Halo Effect and How It Affects You

The halo effect is a type of cognitive bias in which our overall impression of a person influences how we feel and think about his or her character. …

It's never just letting go of a person it's realizing I failed at a goal, I invested in an unachieved outcome, feeling have to end, memories were m… | Quotes |…

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Pure and simple. We were never meant to be, but I regret not one second of it. It was all amazing. | words to live by | Pinterest | Wisdom, Truths and Thoughts

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