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50 Food & Recipe Infographics for Food Lovers

People don’t cook anymore, which is a shame. It’s a lost art, more so for certain generations than others (let’s not point fingers here) but to not …

Infographics

25 of the Most Popular Cleaning Tricks on Pinterest

Make your life easier with these genius hacks.<p>Upgrade your cleaning routine with these smart hacks and home solutions.

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …

Employment

The 7 Step Evening Ritual That Will Make You Happy

Everybody talks about morning rituals to get the day started right. (Even I have.) But <i>ending</i> the day right can be even more important. Why?<p>Because …

6 Essential Foam Roller Moves For Relieving Stress Now

<i>Photos: Lauren Roxburgh</i><p><i>These foam roller moves from Well + Good will have you feeling better, fast.</i><p>If you only bust out your foam roller to combat …

Gratitude: yes please or no thanks?

Recently, the social critic Barbara Ehrenreich wrote an essay criticising the fashionable notion of gratitude as a path to happiness. This prompted an amusing spectacle: the proponents of gratitude attempted to demolish her argument without seeming, well, ungrateful that she’d made it. Too often, …

Happiness

The 21 Best Pieces Of Marriage Advice, According To Longtime Couples

<i>Established duos share the secrets to a great marriage with YourTango.</i><p>When Ashley and I got married thirteen years ago, we were young and in love, …

Photographer Susan Swihart Captures the Coming of Age of Her Identical Twin Daughters

For <i>About Face</i>, Los Angeles-based photographer Susan Swihart chronicles the evolution of her identical twin daughters as they transition from …

DIY Leaning Framed Floor Mirror

We've featured Amanda's DIY projects before and she's a bit of a DIY master.<p><b>Skill Level:</b> Moderate <b><br>Time Required:</b> 2-3 Hours <b>Project Cost:</b> Varies …

Power Tools

How to Make Your Own 2016 Journal

With January over, the year feels like it’s on the move. BUT in our opinion it’s still the start of a new year, at least for a few more weeks :) While reflecting on 2015, we thought about all the travel and inspiration a year can hold. So, we’ve put together a journal that will be your perfect …

All About Interior Design Tips

Good or bad, most of us are at least amateur interior designers. Anyone who’s bought a couch, placed books on a coffee table or uttered the phrase “feng shui” has been dabbling in home decoration. If you want to make a home your own, having some semblance of interior design in mind is extremely …

Interior Design

Shawn Achor: Does Your Optimism Need a Reality Check?

Harvard-trained researcher Shawn Achor is an advocate for positive psychology, but he says optimism doesn't mean you can sugarcoat the present.<p>Watch …

What The Healthiest People Are Eating For Breakfast

It takes more than just an apple a day to keep the doctor away. It takes a balanced and hearty breakfast packed with protein, greens and fresh fruit to jumpstart your day on the right foot. As the New Year kicks off -- along with all your resolutions -- there’s no better time to get inspired by new …

12 IKEA Hacks for the Bookshelf EVERYONE Has

If you’re reading this, you probably have an IKEA Kallax bookcase. How’d we guess? This mini unit is a classic that’s perfect for storing clothes, DIY kitchen utensils or even your December reading list, so no matter what your original purchase intent, it definitely checks all the organizational …

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make Your Brain Works Smarter And Faster

All parts of our body age. And our brain does too. We’ve all witnessed the natural deterioration of brain functions in older relatives. …

Humanity

6 Ways To Take Your Smoothie Bowls To The Next Level

Because you deserve better than strawberry banana blah.<p>At this point, smoothie bowls are near-synonymous with Instagram food porn.<p>Between the painstakingly placed toppings and innovative flavor mashups, smoothie bowls are works of art. Nonetheless, all of us can fall victim to blending the same …

Breakfast

8 DIY Lighting Ideas That Will Make Your Yard Twinkle

How to Make the Grain Bowl of Your Lunchtime Dreams

Still searching for the tricks needed to get your grain bowl to taste as great as the one at your favorite little luncheonette? Search no more.<p>These days, it seems like <b>Instagram-ready grain bowls</b> are popping up everywhere at spots like Egg Shop in NYC and Baker Miller in Chicago. Still searching …

Healthy Eating

What Would You Do If You Weren't Afraid?

<b>"Loneliness is dangerous. It's addicting. Once you see how peaceful it is, you don't wanna deal with people."</b><p>-- Unknown<p>This is a difficult one for most people to understand. For me, it's especially hard because I have a massive fear of abandonment, and feeling lonely brings out those fears in full …

How to Make the Simplest DIY Cauliflower Rice Sushi Ever

When the craving for sushi hits, we usually have our go-to take-out spot on speed dial ready to order our fave maki and hand rolls. But sometimes the desire to save a few dollars and get creative in the kitchen wins out and DIY sushi making happens. Enter this totally delicious, super healthy …

Here's How To Reflect, Meditate And Sustain Positivity

<i>Dulce Ruby is an explorer and an artist of written, visual and audio formats. Her GPS Guide below will teach you about meditation, reflection and how to sustain positivity.</i><p>Morning meditations are magical, and my favorite way to power up for the day. Starting your day with relaxation, reflection and …

DIY Hexagonal Dining Table

A little while ago, I shared some dining table DIY ideas! For months we thought about what would fit our little area the best, while still seating …

Retrain Your Brain to Cut Debt and Build Wealth

Why is changing our behavior so difficult? Why do we get stuck in a rut so often? Why can’t we focus our finances on the best way to reduce debt …

Personal Finance

Here Are 20 DIY Hacks For Improving Your Garden

Advertisement<p>Jon Snow says winter is coming and for him it might be. But for the rest of us all; the winters are gone finally and we are entering the …

Gardening

Best Shipping Pallet DIY Ideas on the Web

Our little-sister site, TheSnug.com, keeps us in the know about what's trending in DIY. People are loving the idea of using reclaimed pallet wood to build and create all kinds of things. Why? More often than not, you can score the things for free.<p>Here are a few of the most-(Facebook)-liked pallet …

DIY Easy Origami Bow

Is Heaven Real? People With Near Death Experiences Explain

In the final book of the Harry Potter series, Harry is apparently murdered by his nemeses Valdamort. He wakes up in what appears to be an abandoned Kings Cross Station where he meets his instructor Dumbledore who died months before. They have a conversation, at the end of which Harry decides to go …

Harry Potter

Atheist mom teaches kid how to pray, and other adventures in God

I once believed in God, in Jesus, in going to church and even in listening to (uplifting and terrible) Christian rock. I believed the people in my church were good, until a few were homophobic and hateful. Then in questioning them, I began questioning the entire institution. I stopped going to …

Faith