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I had a 'sleep doctor' tell me how to structure my entire day — and I've never felt more energized

There's something weirdly satisfying about knowing what time someone else wakes up, what time they eat an apple, and how long they wait between eating the apple and working out — especially if that someone is famous and successful.<p>Forget working hard and displaying grit — I'm going to eat an apple …

Energized

19 Packing Hacks for Your Next Trip

Every traveler has baggage.<p>No matter the length of the trip—be it a weekend beach getaway or a three-week Himalayan trek—you’ll need to pack a bag, …

Unintentional Ways Your Decor Might Be Making Your Home Feel Messier Than It Actually Is

You've finally mastered a cleaning routine that fits in with your lifestyle and keeps your home in tip-top shape. You've even jumped on the …

Storage Ideas

How to get faster Wi-Fi in OS X Yosemite

Sometimes you may want to use your Mac as a Wi-Fi scanner so that you can detect which routers in your vicinity might interfere with your own router. …

The Best NAS for Most Home Users

After testing five new two-bay network-attached storage (NAS) devices and comparing them against our previous picks, we found that the Synology …

Wi-Fi

The Greatest Fat Loss Tool Ever Made

The best news: You already own one!<p>There is a fat-loss machine you have access to every day. But chances are, you’re not utilizing it.<p>The tool: It’s the floor.<p>Simply getting up and down off the ground stimulates fat loss, revs your metabolism, and makes it more likely you’ll survive a zombie …

Two Homes for Stylish Young Families

• 1 |<br>• Designer: Zooi Design<p>The first home comes from the team at Zooi Design and uses many standard loft elements for its interior, starting with …

Interior Design

4 Awesome Bookcase Designs for the Trendy Modern Home

Decorating with bookcases is not just for those who love to immerse themselves in a bundle of books. In fact, most modern homeowners are turning to …

9 Tips for Faster Wi-Fi Streaming

The cable plan you signed up for promised up to 300Mbps of blistering Internet speed, but reality has proven to be somewhat different. You’re barely …

Two Taiwan Homes Take Beautiful Inspiration from Nature

• 1 |<p>The first project is called “Urban Palace” and it is located in Taipei, Taiwan. It combines elements of a palatial estate suited for royalty from …

Interior Design

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries Edition<p>by Annie Quigley<p>May 24, 2018<p>Kitchen of the …

Declassified: Washington’s hesitant plans for a military coup in pre-revolution Iran

New documents about General Huyser’s secret mission to Iran reveal US plans after the shah’s departure<p>The president’s man in Tehran was feeling the pressure and needed reassurance. On 12 January 1979, General Robert “Dutch” Huyser wrote to Harold Brown, US secretary of defense, and General David …

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6 Toxic People Who May Be Sabotaging Your Happiness

I once read a quote by motivational speaker Jim Rohn that blatantly stated, "You're the average of the five people you spend the most time with." It's an alarming thought -- shouldn't you be your <i>own</i> person, and not the sum of those around you?<p>However, if you think about it, Rohn's theory kind of …

One Of These 21 Movies Will Probably Win Best Picture At The 2015 Oscars

<i>Welcome to For Your Consideration, HuffPost Entertainment's breakdown of all things Oscar. Between now and Feb. 22, 2015, entertainment managing editor Christopher Rosen and entertainment editor Matthew Jacobs will pore over awards season and discuss which films will make the most noise at the 87th</i> …

The Oscars

How to Make Difficult Conversations Easy: 7 Steps From a Clinical Psychologist

Someone is screaming in your face at the top of their lungs. Or ranting angrily and you can’t get a word in edgewise. Or maybe they’re sobbing so …

Workflow: Convert Spreadsheets to MultiMarkdown Tables – MacStories

This is a proof of concept that I put together out of curiosity today, and it'll likely break for some documents or Microsoft Excel, but it's been working well for me, and I thought I'd share it.<p>I created a workflow that converts colums/rows copied from spreadsheets in Numbers and Google Sheets to …

6 Mistakes You're Making When Hanging Curtains

Here's what you need to know before you hang your window treatments.<p>Whether it's elegant draperies or a simple swath of fabric, every window needs the perfect complement.<p>1. Not Measuring Correctly<p>The first thing you should do is measure your windows and make adjustments depending on how you want to …

Small Spaces

10 Inspiring Everyday Quotes That Will Brighten Your Day

Failure occurs everyday, in school, jobs, housework, and within families. It is unavoidable, irritating and causes pessimism.<p>While the thought of …

Motivation

Garlic Roasted Potatoes

• Level: Easy<br>• Total: 1 hr 10 min<p>Prep: 10 min<br>• Cook: 1 hr<p>Yield: : 8 servings<p>3 pounds small red or white potatoes<p>1/4 cup good olive oil<p>1 1/2 teaspoons …

Cooking

27 Pre-Written Templates for Your Toughest Work Emails

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>Communication is hard work. A 2012 survey by …

The 12 Worst Habits For Your Mental Health

<i>By Carey Rossi</i><p>Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control -- the death of a loved one, a job loss or financial troubles. But the small choices you make every day may also affect your mood more than you may realize. Your social media habits, exercise routine and even the way you …

Geometric Block Clock From Walnut And Marple

Can a clock become a focal point and accentuate your interior? Yes, sure! Especially, if it’s the block Clock by Cincinatti studio Such + Such. Block …

Design

Elegant Kasokudo Bonsai Planter Inspired by the Automotive Industry

A striking fusion of form and function, the <b>Kasokudo Bonsai Planter</b> by designer <b>Adrian Magu</b> is as stylish as it gets. The product is an artistic …

DIY: A Desktop Zen Garden

Sometimes working in a creative field can feel like living in a Tom Cruise spy film. Like when you open an email from your editor inquiring if you …

8 at-home workouts to lose weight and build muscle

You can build muscle and lose weight all in the privacy of your home so you’re free to sweat in solitude or bring the house down with your favorite …

Night 6 | Elevating Our Families | Sheikh Salim Yusufali

DIY: No-Fuss Bonsai for Beginners

While there is no such thing as an effortless bonsai, we are making progress.<p>The rules have changed since bonsai revolutionary Kenji Koyahashi …