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Behind the famous ‘36 questions that lead to love’ - Hack - triple j

We’re always told love is complex. Love is blind. Love hurts. Love will happen when you least expect it.<p>But what if falling in love is actually a …

10 Things Confident People Don’t Do

As usual, Yoda was right—and science backs him up.<p>In “The Empire Strikes Back,” when Yoda is training Luke to be a Jedi, he demonstrates the power of the Force by raising an X-wing fighter from a swamp. Luke mutters, “I don’t believe it.” Yoda replies, “That is why you fail.”<p>As usual, Yoda was …

A step-by-step guide to taming your social anxiety

<b>Part 1: Meet your mammoth</b><p>The first day I was in second grade, I came to school and noticed that there was a new, very pretty girl in the class—someone who hadn’t been there the previous two years. Her name was Alana and within an hour, she was everything to me.<p>When you’re seven, there aren’t really …

Mammoths

17 Little Things You Can Do To Be A Better Person in 2017

“Make the most of yourself… for that is all there is of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson<p>We’re all on a journey of self-growth, evolution, and change, and …

People Who Never Worry Have These 7 Habits in Common

When anxiety hits, it can feel like a freight train slammed into you and knocked the wind right out. Other times it's like a roller coaster made its …

20 Inspirational Sayings People Were Told That Changed Their Way Of Thinking Forever

“WORDS ARE POWERFUL. THEY HAVE THE ABILITY TO CREATE A MOMENT AND THE STRENGTH TO DESTROY IT.”<br>– SUSAN GALE.<p>Words have the power to attract, love, and …

20 Tips to Turn Your Bedroom Into a Bohemian Paradise

Throughout the past couple years, we’ve seen the bohemian style flickering on the edges of our vision. Homes filled with houseplants, wicker chair …

Home Decorating

The Primary Barrier Stopping You From Everything You Want In Life

Jack Canfield once said, <i>“Everything you want is on the other side of fear.”</i> And he’s right. But I’m going to take it one step further.<p>Pain, …

9 career-changing podcasts for aspiring girl bosses

If you're looking for some inspirational listening, download one of these career-changing podcasts<p><i>By Anya Meyerowitz</i><p>Career-changing podcasts are …

Self-improvement

America is obsessed with happiness — and it’s making us miserable

A Brit on life in America: “The pursuit of happiness” has gotten out of hand.<p>I’m at the gynecologist for my Pap smear, feet in stirrups, idly wondering what Emily Post might have suggested as appropriate small talk for those moments when the person you are speaking to will be replying to your …

Happiness

If You Want to Quit Complaining, Practice These 2 Powerful Daily Habits

Change your mindset with the same hacks used by Will Smith, Muhammed Ali, and Oprah.<p>There was a time not too long ago when I complained so much my younger brother called me out. I had started to believe all the untrue stories my mind had created over the years. I was 26, and living a life that did …

Motivation

How To Set Yourself Free And Live Your Dream!

I often love to start the day reading inspiring messages that lift me up enough to go full speed ahead and start my day off with a bang. However, only once, I read something that made the blood in my veins freeze instantly.<p>When I read this quote, my whole life flew past me. It really does sound …

How To Cope With Stress: 18 Expert Tips That REALLY Work

Things can get a little overwhelming sometimes, and we can all suffer from moments of serious stress. But don't panic, we've spoken to top psychology …

13 ways you can use your LinkedIn profile to get your dream job

We've sussed the tricks for using the professional networking site LinkedIn to its full job hunting potential. Take a look...<p>Looking to make a move …

Employment

Leading food experts tell us their go-to foods

Nutritionists and food experts are always telling us what to eat, but do they stick to their golden rules? Here we tracked down the experts in the …

Chinatown

EXCLUSIVE: Ella Eyre's 'Beat The January Blues' Playlist

Fashion<p>by Contributor | 29 01 2015<p>Ella Eyre<p>Ella Eyre is best known for her signature ringlets and her collaboration with Rudimental on the UK's …

Iconic Beauty Looks: a handy how-to guide

When it comes to unforgettable A-list beauty looks, a plethora of famous faces spring to mind, from bygone era beauties to modern day silver screen …

BEST IN BEAUTY: The best face masks that’ll give your skin a bit of TLC

10 images<p>We think these face masks might just change your life (and your skin)<p>It’s easy to write the best face masks off as non-essentials. After …

Skin Care

Must-Watch Films 2014: The Ones To See Before The Year Is Out

There have been some cracking movies so far in 2014 and the barrage of must-watch films isn't over yet. Here's our guide to the flicks you should …

How well do you know the world? Play Geoguessr to find out!

Think you're a geography expert? Test your knowledge with BBC Travel’s Geoguessr – the game that proves how well you know the world!

How to get fit in 2014: A-Z of the best new fitness and wellbeing trends

Need a fitness overhaul for 2014? Read our guide to the biggest trends in fitness, nutrition and wellbeing for the year ahead<p>BY <b>Helen Foster</b> | 05 January 2014<p><i>A is for... Animal Flow</i><br>This mix of the Brazilian martial art Capoeira and a body-weight work-out has a touch of gymnastics, yoga and dance on …

22 of the best ways to save money in the New Year

A new year, a new you and time to get your finances in shape.<p>We've put together 22 tips to help get you started.<p>1. Ditch your bank and earn up to £200<p>Switching is quicker and easier than you think. And it can garner you instant cash.<p>HSBC* is currently offering £200 to new customers who switch its …

Alexa Chung: 'I don't know whether to be open and vulnerable'

Recently, Alexa Chung , was reading interviews she gave when she was just starting out, to see whether she'd changed in the past few years. She came across a stand-out quote: "I don't want to be known for floating around and just going to parties," the Alexa of yesteryear stated.<p>"And yet," says …

11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures

This post originally appeared over on the Maptia Blog<i>. The team at Maptia are creating a beautiful platform for telling stories about places (launching soon!) and you can check out their</i> 'See The World' <i>manifesto here.</i><p>The relationship between words and their meaning is a fascinating one, and …

Murder, intrigue, and the mysterious origins of vodka

We’ve mixed it with OJ, hidden it in flasks, refilled parents’ bottles with water. But where did vodka come from?<p>Take a good look at the vodka section of your local liquor store. On the upper shelves you’ll find shimmering glass bottles of all shapes and sizes originating from every corner of the …

Beachwear rules and why we break them

Can I take you to the seaside? The French <i>Phare des Baleines</i> seaside, to be precise. The sun is shining and the sea is a deep fathomless blue, splodged here and there with splashes of vivid emerald green. A periwinkle sky stretches above, brushed with delicate wisps of cloud, each a dazzling …