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New CNN Magazines Debut on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / June 27, 2014<p>It’s been three months since CNN launched its nonstop news coverage and video clips on Flipboard, along with …

What I’m Reading: The Splendid Table

<i>It’s hardly an exaggeration to say that Americans are obsessed with food. But it’s a recent phenomenon. Where older generations didn’t deviate far</i> …

10-Minute Yoga for Stress Relief

If you are feeling overwhelmed by an endless to-do list, constant emails filling your inbox, or just generally stressed out, consider a 10-minute yoga break instead of a 10-minute coffee break. These four simple and effective yoga postures and deep breathing will help you feel calm, relaxed, and …

By The Numbers: America's Best Value Destinations

For a domestic vacation that won't break the bank this year, check out these 50 affordable hidden gems. Hotel search trivago.com has compiled a list of the best value destinations on home turf for 2014. Based on the yearly average overnight price of a standard double room, combined with the …

Contemporary Design Scheme With a Little Extra: The Hollcroft Residence

A moderate land elevation surrounded by a pristine landscape in Portland, Oregon was considered the perfect setting for Giulietti Schouten Architects …

3 Ways to Better Control Your Mind and Thoughts

Maybe you don't have any trouble with your thoughts, but I do. Thoughts pop into my mind without my permission faster than a mosquito bites my skin on a sweltering summer afternoon. And, equally without my permission.<p>Descartes, father of modern philosophy, pointed to both the distinguishing …

What I Discovered by Beginning a Mindfulness Practice

It had been one of those years. Life kept handing me lemons, and instead of making lemonade [eyeroll], I was losing my hair and becoming overly familiar with the slim pickings on TV at 2 a.m. when my anxiety kept me awake. When my "stress" began to seep into my children, I realized it was time to …

If You Have a Busy Mind and Can't Meditate, Try This

<b>I wish I had a quiet mind. But in general, I don't.</b><p>Sometimes, my mind feels like an enormous noisy hall filled with thousands of busy bouncing balls. Urgent tasks lurk inside each ball, and I'm worried about which ones need my attention first. As I try to figure out which ball to grab first, …

10 Inspirational Quotes for 2014

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>Britney Spears Posts Workout Video With Boyfriend<p>2<p>16 Keto-Friendly Dinner Recipes<p>3<p>Your Sex Life Will Still Be Great When You're Old<p>4<p>16 Incredible Divorce Cakes<p>5<p>Fitness Blogger Shares Photo Of Her 'Obese' Body<p>Live by these mantras, and you’ll have one amazing year<p>Next9 Ways to Be …

Miley Cyrus

What Do I Do With … Tahini?

0<p>SHARES<p>I determined a long time ago that I cannot keep peanut butter in the house. Allergies? Quite the opposite. In fact, I love the stuff so much …

An Herbal Life: Common Medicinal Herbs and their Interesting Uses

What Is An Herb?<p>An herb could be a plant that is used in the flavoring of food, eaten plain, used as an ingredient in homeopathic remedies or natural …

Alternative Medicine

Roasted Winter Vegetable Salad - Eat, Live, Run

Whooooooosh<p>What a week it’s been over here! We moved to a new house in a new town about fifteen minutes away from where we used to live. When we …

Food

What Are You Hungry For?

• <b>Author:</b> Deepak Chopra<p><b>The basis for the PBS Special, What Are You Hungry For? is the breakthrough book that can bring weight under effortless control by linking it to personal fulfillment in every area of a reader's life.</b><br>After promoting this message worldwide for thirty years, bestselling author …

Make 2014 Truly Awesome! Give More than You Receive

If you were to do a study, who do you suppose would finish at the <i>bottom</i> of the success ladder, people who give a lot or people who take a lot?<p>If you guessed people who give a lot, you're right.<p>Who would you guess ends up at the <i>top</i> of the success ladder, the givers or the takers?<p>If you guessed …

These 365 Quotes Will Inspire You Every Day This Year | Inc.com

With a new year nearly upon us, it's a great time to get inspired about the future, your vision, your goals and executing on those goals. I'm so grateful for all of the inspiration I've gotten from leaders, writers and thinkers through the years. So I wanted to share my favorite, most inspiring …

Motivation

A 7-Step Gratitude Guide for 2016 | Inc.com

As we get ready to jump into another year, it's important to set aside time to consider the people who make a difference in our lives and in our businesses, to be grateful for the roles they play, and to let them know how much we value them. It only takes a minute (and often less) to express our …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

A Case for Regulating Sugar Like Alcohol

Robert Lustig on reining in what's toxic, addictive, and everywhere