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5 Logical Reasons Veganism Will Completely Change Your Life

Published about a week ago, the video already has 112,000 views and 1090 comments. Bonny is clearly persuading some readers. Check out this comment …

Grow Potatoes in Pots or Growing Bags

Given the underground nature of tubers, you might think you need a lot of space in your garden where you can dig deeply if you want to successfully …

17 hidden useful tricks and shortcuts for your new Apple TV

The Apple TV 4, which came out last fall, is one of the most advanced media streamers on the market.<p>As opposed to older Apple TV models, the latest version can install apps and is a fairly sophisticated computer that you can hook up to your flat screen television.<p>You can tell if you have the latest …

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How the Toronto-made ecobee3 thermostat saves me almost $20 a month on utilities

Since moving through the somewhat painful process of hooking up Toronto-based ecobee’s latest thermostat, the ecobee3, to my rental condo’s air …

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What I Tell My Patients Who Want To Lose Belly Fat: A Hormone Expert Explains

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, best-selling author, and leading expert on hormones. Now, she's teaming up with mindbodygreen to share</i> …

Nutrition

Learn How to Let Go of Shame and Forgive Yourself

“Stop beating yourself up. You are a work in progress; which means you get there a little at a time, not all at once.” — Unknown<p>I haven’t always been …

An island resort with a dive center and private beach can be yours for $49 — but there's one catch

Located on the Micronesian island of Kosrae in the western Pacific, Kosrae Nautilus Resort is being sold by its owners through an online lottery, which requires entrants to buy tickets at £34 ($49) apiece for a chance to win, Travel + Leisure reports.<p>As well as hotel accommodation, the resort comes …

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Blu Homes launches 16 new prefab home designs, including new tiny homes

As a dynamic force in the prefabricated green building industry, Blu Homes has consistently been pushing the boundaries of prefab home design for …

Prefab Homes

Start your own business with these 4 great offers

Starting a business takes more than a great idea. The best way to ensure that your small business has a fighting chance in a competitive market is to develop a core set of skills to prepare yourself for every challenge, hurdle or roadblock you’ll find along the way.<p>That’s why we’ve put together a …

This Is Why Losing Weight on a High to Full Raw Vegan Diet Is So Easy and Fast!

If you've ever tried going on a raw vegan diet, even for a week, you must have noticed how easy it was to drop pounds. I've had clients lose 40 lbs …

Still shampooing everyday? 9 steps to get you on a better routine

If there's one thing we can all agree on, there's nothing better than that perfect blowout that continues to look gorgeous day after day.<p>Whether you did it yourself or turned to the pros for some TLC, getting a good hair day to last is always a win.<p>It seems actress Brie Larson certainly agrees. The …

Hair Care

Use This Secret Code to Improve Your iPhone Signal

Who knew.<p>A secret iPhone hack has emerged that makes seeking out solid signal easier by showing you how good your connection is in a number rather than an antiquated bar chart system. It's surprisingly simple; you just need to enter a secret code to pull up your iPhone's Field Mode tool.<p>The code …

5 Ways Airlines Are Finally Becoming Less Greedy & Mean

After record profits, airlines can afford to be nice.<p>The numbers are staggering: United, Delta, and Southwest Airlines all reported profits in excess …

Szechuan Hot and Sour Soup [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Watch Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum Face Off in New Lip Sync Battle Teaser

"I just hope my marriage isn't over after tonight."<p>The second season of <i>Lip Sync Battle</i> kicks off Jan. 7 with an hour-long battle between none other than Channing Tatum and his wife, Jenna Dewan Tatum. Judging from the preview, it looks like the Tatumathon will feature Chan channeling Disney goddess …

A former Groupon exec and a Top Chef contestant are selling cookie dough that's made from chickpeas and sweet potatoes

When I first heard about Hungryroot's desserts made from vegetables, I was skeptical.<p>But when I opened up a container of Hungryroot's almond chickpea cookie dough and took an apprehensive bite, I was floored. It tasted almost identical to a batch of normal cookie dough I'd whip up in my kitchen — …

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27 Awesome Gifts for Entrepreneurs

The winter holidays are right around the corner, and if you're shopping for the entrepreneur (or wantrepreneur!) in your life, don't fret.<p>There are some incredible gifts out there suited for all budgets. Here are the top 27 for 2015 that are sure to make the entrepreneur, startup founder, or big …

21 Cruelty-Free, Vegan Beauty Brands to Support

October 13, 2015 | Written by<p>Cruelty-free personal-care company Arbonne recently went 100 percent vegan, and in celebration of this news, we’ve put …

Get inside the heads of those on your team

The calls for collaboration these days seem to intensify continually and most of us assume that to succeed we must build better emotional and social bonds with our colleagues. So it might come as a surprise that two consultants, who have just written a book titled <i>Collaborative Intelligence</i>, focus …

These Women Defy the Stereotype That Yogis Only Come in One Shape and Size

The practice really is for everyone.

This Is the Most Comfortable Way to Wear Shoes Without Socks

We tend to have a bit of a love/hate relationship with socks. Sometimes they can totally pull an outfit together and sometimes we wish we could forget about them entirely – mostly when we’re rocking a pair of Converse or maybe some boat shoes. If you do decide to spend the day sans socks, there are …

This Hilarious TED Talk Demonstrates Every Bad Meeting You've Ever Attended

Ever sat through one of these? Here's what to do next time you get a meeting invite.<p>You've just come into work. As you're getting set up for the day, a co-worker comes in and proceeds to walk out with your chair, without saying a word. No comments on why he needs it, or if and when he's going to …

17 Super Helpful Tips For Anyone Who's Terrified Of The Gym

Everyone's gotta start somewhere. Here's how to jump in with confidence.

15 Things That Introverts Would Never Tell You

Everything you wanted to know about that "quiet" person but were afraid to ask. Find out how to understand the introvert in your life.

I Illustrate The Difficulties I Face As An Introvert

I draw “INFJoe Cartoons” to encourage and validate fellow introverts and INFJs (one of the 16 Myers-Briggs personality types). I try to find a little …