Christina Irvin

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Don’t Fight the Funk: How To Deal With Depression | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

For those of us who suffer with a mental disorder, such as depression and anxiety, we are all too familiar with the funk.<p>However, you do not even …

Dr. Phil's Rule Book for a Changing World

Parents know best...or do they? Watch as Dr. Phil, author of the best-selling book <i>Life Code: The New Rules for Winning in the Real World</i>, explains …

No Biking in the House Without a Helmet

We know she can be hard to shop for, so we've found titles from all types of genres that make great gifts for Mother's Day, her birthday and anytime …

<i>Oprah's Lifeclass</i> First Look: Single Mothers Raising Sons

Oprah Winfrey and Iyanla Vanzant speak with single mothers raising fatherless sons, and help them to overcome the challenges of being an only parent.

The 9 Words That Changed Dr. Maya Angelou's Life Forever

<i>Editor's note: We were deeply saddened to learn of Dr. Maya Angelou's passing. The following is from her May 2013 appearance on "Super Soul …

The 2014 Color of the Year (Plus Other Colorful Ideas)

This shade is bold, vibrant—and much easier to decorate with than you think. These rooms prove that a lush home is only a few brushstrokes (or throw …

Advice to Single Moms: "Say the Hard Thing in a Soft Way"

Kim, the single mother of a 6-year-old son, admits that she makes up excuses for her son's father whenever he doesn't call or disappoints their son. …

5 Ways to Increase the Wonder in Your Life

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

Slow Cooker Recipes

7 Ways to Bliss Out Your Bedroom

Maximize your room’s relaxation potential with these seven tricks<p>Is your bedroom more of a hot mess than a healing oasis? You’re not alone—Only a quarter of women say they view their bedroom as a relaxing retreat, compared with about a third of men, according to a new survey by Leggett & Platt, a …

Finding 'Me Time' As Parents: How To Put Yourself Back On The Priority List

<i>This post is part of our Stress-Less Parenting Club workshop. Check out previous posts here, and if you haven’t signed up yet, go to the purple box on the right side of this page to receive our weekly newsletter.</i><p>Being a parent often means that our own needs come last, and sometimes that means we …

10 Of The World's Best Burgers

<b>See the world's favorite burgers ></b><p>No matter the state or city, visitors are guaranteed to find a delicious, local iteration of this national culinary treasure. And though the United States has been making—and enjoying—burgers for decades, other nations are getting in on the act.

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Top 10 Instant Stress Busters

Beating chronic stress is a long-term effort, and we've shared a lot of ways to deal with it—but what if you're overcome with stress <i>right now</i> and …

Self-improvement

You Are Not Stuck! 8 Steps to Feeling Momentum

You feel stuck. I know. I often do too.<p>You are stuck in a relationship, a job that just isn't fulfilling, a poisonous situation, an unhealthy mindset, or a pattern that some days makes you feel like you are circling the drain.<p>You fear you will never get unstuck. Or, worse yet, you have started to …

40 Clever Hacks and Shortcuts for the Home

If, like us, you’re constantly on the search for more creative ways to do everyday things, you’ve probably come across a fair number of hacks for the home on the good old Internetz. Well, we took it upon ourselves to try each and every one of these supposed hacks, and found 40 that totally …

Articles about 5 bathroom storage inspirations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Announcing our new feature where we draw from Dwell's Instagram account to bring you the most viral design and architecture shot...<p>Grid-scale storage may be revolutionizing the market for clean energy.<p>These bathrooms from the Dwell community are the epitome of serenity and style.<p>Christian Musselman …

Four steps to making better decisions

<b>Decisive</b><p><i>By Chip Heath and Dan Heath</i><p><i>(Crown Business, 316 pages, $29.95)</i><p>You may have heard about the increasing number of organizations experimenting with doing a "premortem" – imagining that the decision the managers are about to take will turn into a fiasco and that, later, they will have to …

10 Things Extraordinary People Say Every Day

They're small things, but each has the power to dramatically change someone's day. Including yours.<p>Want to make a huge difference in someone's life? Here are things you should say every day to your employees, colleagues, family members, friends, and everyone you care about:<p><b>"Here's what I'm</b> …

Self-improvement

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How'd you sleep last night? We bust the most common sleep myths (you don't need 8 hours) and give you 7 ways to clock better zzzz's. …

Amazing hotels in beautiful locations – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2013/mar/01/herbert-ypma-amazing-hotels-in-pictures<p>720<p>In his new book, Amazing Places Cost Nothing, Hip …

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Colored water tic tac toe

Color Mixing Game<p>Today’s easy play idea uses simply colored water. <b>Kids activities</b> using just a few <b>simple materials</b> usually seem to provide the best …

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