Melissa

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"I emailed my middle school mean girl 20 years later — this is what I found out"

Was I actually the mean girl?<p>I remembered Renée Tarwater, the most popular girl in my high school class of 600, as tiny and delicate. Guys were always lifting her up in the halls. She had a perfect hair bow and knew things I never had a clue about, like that you needed spray-on deodorant for after …

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

People are saying the results are instant.<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical …

The Truth: Work-Life Balance Is a Lie | Inc.com

A shocking 97 percent of entrepreneurs surveyed reported working weekends and another 40 percent said they're "always working", according to a survey by <i>The Alternative Board.</i> But everyone has a personal life and letting your work life overwhelm all other areas is a great recipe for burn-out and …

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Work-Life Balance Is Killing Your Happiness. Here's What You Should Do About It

A lot of people don't like their jobs. Here's how they can do something about it.<p>Here's a true fact of running a business: some people on your team are keeping something from you. It's not that they aren't who they say they are, or that they're not doing their jobs. The secret is that many of them …

This Drink’s Sales Have the Flu to Thank

It’s the beginning of February and the flu has hit. Hard. Researchers are calling this year one of the worst flu seasons in nearly a decade. As a result, orange juice retailers are seeing their first sales spike in almost five years.<p>Really, it comes as no surprise. We’ve long held steadfast to the …

Bacon & Egg Fried Cauliflower Rice Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Some people make pasta carbonara when they’re too tired to cook. I prefer the bacon-and-egg combo with a zip of garlic, ginger, and scallions, so I make fried rice. Using cauliflower rice makes the dish healthy-ish and low-carb, if you’re into that kind of thing. To help this dish …

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How One Woman Minimized Her Spending for a Year (and What She Gained in Return)

It's clear from looking at the popularity of lifestyle trends like Danish <i>hygge</i>, Japanese <i>ikigai</i>, Swedish <i>lagom</i>, and Scottish <i>còsagach</i> that people are seeking ways to put the brakes on their hectic, overrun, overcommitted lives to slow down and appreciate the simpler things.<p>That's the situation …

'Yeah, Singapore is boring': STB hits back at Time Out city ranking

SINGAPORE: Is Singapore one of the least exciting cities in the world? The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) begs to differ - and released a …

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