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Got Knee, Back or Neck Pain? Here's How Pilates Can Help

Pain can make a sunny day seem like a dark and stormy one. But Pilates can help alleviate joint pain by targeting the smaller synergist muscles as …

Yoga

Super Functional Open Book Chair For Readers

There are so many variations connected with a reader’s nook that are functional, stylish and refined but this chair is so minimalist, simple and …

Ocean trout with garlic and soy

Heat the oven to 200ºC (fan-forced) and line a tray with baking paper. Lightly oil the baking paper, place the trout skin-side down on the tray and …

Carolyn Hax: There’s no science to the laws of romantic attraction

<i>Carolyn Hax is away. The following is from June 27, 2003.</i><p><i>Hi, Carolyn: I was interested in my best friend last year, but she wasn’t interested in me. We got that out of the way, ended up closer than before and everything’s been fine since. Now, I’m happy with a great girlfriend.</i><p><i>The problem is, each</i> …

Love

10 Of The Most Incredible Natural Wonders You Never Knew Existed

Regardless of where you live and what you do, there are certain magical places in the world that everyone knows. Mount Everest. The Grand Canyon. …

25 Time Management Hacks That Actually Work | Inc.com

Have you ever wondered why some people are uber-productive? You know the people who always respond to emails and finish projects on time. It's not because they work 80 hours a week.<p>They're so productive because they're masters of time management.<p>While time management is a skill that everyone should …

Time Management

4 Little Things that Will Matter a Lot More to You in 40 Years

God willing, you’ll be gifted another 40 years of life experience.But even if you aren’t, the core principle of this article remains relevant:<b>As you</b> …

Positive Thinking

This Vacation Rentals Site Is Like Airbnb for People Who Love Architecture

Vacation planning offers a welcome escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Services like Airbnb help to foster these getaways by letting you live like a local in an area home. And sometimes, these accommodations are the best part of the trip. Building on this idea is PlansMatter, a …

5 things I'd do differently if I could start my career again

Alas, this isn't possible (otherwise someone please tell me where can I get one of those time machines).<p>However, I <i>have</i> learned several valuable lessons throughout my experience that might help you as you navigate your own career.<p>Pst — you're not too late to do any of these things!<p>1. Invest less in …

18 Hair Products Dermatologists Recommend for Sensitive Skin

Sensitive skin doesn’t just stop at your hairline. Irritation and dryness can spread to the scalp, too. “If you have sensitive skin, it can affect …

We bet you didn’t know these hidden Bio-Oil benefits

It's so much more than just a stretch mark remedy<p>Bio-Oil is a well known skincare remedy that’s you no doubt see on the supermarket shelves all the …

Skin Care

11 kitchen accessories that solve our biggest cooking annoyances

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There are instructions to follow, ingredients to collect and prep, and dishes to do afterward, which makes it all the more tempting to scrap …

Spiraling treetop walkway gives visitors a bird’s eye view of a Danish forest

A stunning new adventure park in Denmark is taking visitors to new heights—literally. Architecture studio EFFEKT designed the Camp Adventure Treetop …

Quick and Easy Summer Mousse Recipes - Chowhound

Pretty, Simple, Sweet<p>Summer is when our body goals magically align with our dessert preferences: light as a feather. And no other dessert is lighter …

Dessert

5 things I had to give up to be successful

There's an opportunity cost to everything worthwhile in life.<p>No matter what you're trying to accomplish, you'll have to give up something in order to make it happen.<p>When I asked people on Facebook what they had given up to get something else they wanted, I got about 60 answers.<p><i>Even if you get what</i> …

29 Cool and Quirky Kitchen Gadgets You'll Actually Want to Use

Here's proof that clever and quirky kitchen products can also be functional.<p>Fun doesn't always have to mean frivolous! Almost all of these gadgets and gizmos are actually useful, with the exception of a few that are just too cute or ridiculous to pass up.

How to Dry Brush—and Why It’s So Potent

Stacked amongst the clear glass jars of homeopathic remedies, immune-supporting supplements, rose creams, and carrot cleansers on the sparkling …

I can't stop using this crazy eye massager - and my dark circles have never looked better

Under-eyes need deep-tissue love, too.<p>I have this theory that if women, nay, all mere mortals could eliminate one single sign of being human, it would be under-eye bags. While, yes, whether it's genetics or by nature of one's lifestyle, some have it worse than others, dark circles are universally …

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 …

Relationships

6 Beauty Brands We Love That You Can Only Find At Target

Whether we're picking up something in a pinch or going in for a big haul, there's one superstore we always turn to: Target. Need a set of sheets …

17 Life-Changing Beauty Products That Are Worth The Investment

For when dupes just don't cut it.

Neverthink is a video app for when you really want to lean back

Neverthink might just be the most ‘lean back’ online video experience yet. The site (and as of today, iOS app) takes content sourced from YouTube, Reddit and elsewhere and re-packages it into non-skippable channels. The result is a TV-like experience that, say its creators, is more “on-demand …

Unraveling the Mysteries of Aztec Secret, Amazon’s Best-Selling Beauty Product

From its secretive owner to how it went viral.<p>“We only know her as Susan,” the friendly woman on the other end of the phone told me. I had called a number in the small town of Pahrump, Nevada, which sits equidistant between Death Valley and Las Vegas, an hour away from both. I was trying to find …

How to Choose, Clean, and Care for Your Cutting Boards

If you do any amount of cooking, you’re going to need to cut, chop, and slice, and that means you’re going to need a surface on which to perform all …

Move Over Meditation

With a 32% increase in diagnosed mental health conditions in adults since 2007 and 92% of students feeling mentally distressed, it is of significant …

This is how you should actually be foam rolling post-workout

It’s small, portable, a little painful, and <i>very</i> popular among trainers. Nope, this isn’t some newfangled, ahem, personal device—instead, it’s Rove, a …

Exercise

How Women Undermine Themselves With Words

Tara Mohr’s first piece for goop—Why Women Criticize Each Other—resonated deeply, explaining not only why we sometimes rush to judge each other, but …

9 podcasts that will change how you think about human behavior

Fortunately, there are no shortage of podcasts designed to cater to that interest — whether it's a short one-one-one chat about building good habits or an hour-long compilation of novel ideas.<p>Here are some of the best podcasts that help put life in perspective.

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

The best and cheapest way to start building the smart home of your dreams

We were all promised smart homes several years ago where everything is connected and devices turn on and off on their own when we need them to. Air …

Home Automation