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3 Ways to Declutter Your Mind So You Can Focus on the Things That Matter Most

Getting rid of the mental clutter makes room for the things that really matter.<p>Researchers estimate you have about 60,000 thoughts each day. And many of those thoughts involve thinking the same things over and over again.<p><i>I never have enough time. I have nothing to wear. I look stupid. My house</i> …

Self-help

Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

Cooking

All 50 States Ranked for Retirement, From Worst to Best

Taking into account affordability, quality of life, and health care<p>On a global scale, the United States is 24th on the list of the best countries for …

College Sports

4 Simple Techniques to Erase Subconscious Negativity

<b>“As you sow in your subconscious mind, so shall you reap in your body and environment.” ~Joseph Murphy</b><p>The subconscious mind is like a computer’s hard …

Mindfulness

The 11 Best Tiny Houses You Can Buy on Amazon

Did you know that you can buy everything on Amazon? Medical devices, snack foods, designer clothing, books, pet supplies, art, and—you’re never gonna …

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20 Profound Quotes From a Japanese Zen Master That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

Ever heard of Kodo Sawaki? If not, then you’re in for a treat of wisdom today.<p>Kodo Sawaki is considered to be one of the most significant Zen masters …

Meditation

Thich Nhat Hanh recommends 5 meditation techniques that rewire your brain to live in the present moment

To become successful and joyful, you must succeed in generating inner peace. But when our lives are full of chaos, it can be difficult to work out …

2018 Toyota 4Runner-So Close to Perfect

The 4Runner is Toyota’s crossover aimed at people wanting more than just a larger hatchback. It comes with great off-road prowess, a powerful engine, …

Want To Live A More Fulfilling Life? You Need To Understand This Concept First

<i>“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” –</i> George Bernard Shaw<p>If you’ve ever asked someone for advice about life, …

This scientist wants your dog to live forever

All dogs go to heaven—but maybe they don't have to. Scientist Matt Kaeberlein thinks he may have discovered a cure for canine aging.<p>Kaeberlein, a …

Biomedicine

10 incredibly useful Windows apps you’ll be mad you’re not already using

You may not have heard of these 10 incredibly useful Windows programs, but after you try them, you’ll wonder how you lived without them. And they may …

Software

The Zen Habits Guide to Letting Go of Attachments : zen habits

I’ve been finding more and more that the Buddha had it right: pretty much all of our struggles, from frustrations to anxiety, from anger to sadness, …

Long Live Dogs (And Everyone)

A drug trial underway in Seattle could extend the lives of family pets. Some day, it might do the same for people.<p>Carissa Harrison had grown concerned. First, she realized the hair around her English bulldog’s mouth had turned an ominous gray. Then she noticed the lazy way in which he had begun to …

How to Deal With a Narcissist: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

You must be tired of them. They’re everywhere. Narcissists. And if you think there are more of them than ever, you’re right. Research shows we are …

Narcissism

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

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This holiday season, 34 long reads to explore

Post-feast, pour another glass of wine and savor some of 2015’s best long reads, published on the Guardian and elsewhere<p>You’ve made it: your belly is full, and you’re now sitting on the couch with a glass of scotch in hand.<p>You now have a few hours to kill, so here’s a list of incredible features …

Bill Cosby

Dream Cars Within Reach: Jaguar E-Type

What does it take to put one of the most desirable dream cars in the world in your garage? How many pints of blood would you have to sell in order to afford something like Jaguar’s fabled E-Type—perhaps the sexiest, most iconic British car ever to be committed to glass and steel?<p>Although the E-Type …

How to Cope With Spending the Holidays Alone

The holidays seem to have a special way of making you feel like crap if you’re alone. Maybe you’re nursing a recent breakup. Maybe you just started …

Self-esteem

50 Ways Happier, Healthier and More Successful People Live on Their Own Terms

<b>1. Stop consuming caffeine</b><p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent …

Farrah Abraham's Boob Job Photos Herald a New Era of Over-Sharing

When celebrities do whatever it takes to mean something.<p>Why did a photographer accompany former <i>Teen Mom</i> star and budding porn entrepreneur Farrah Abraham to her plastic surgeon's office? To snap the below shot of her post-op boob job, apparently. Hoping to correct a scar tissue problem spurred from …

Teen Mom

4 Breakfast Hacks That Will Jumpstart Your Morning

Let’s talk about breakfast. It’s arguably the best meal, is essential for a healthy start to the day and is the perfect excuse to sit down for a minute to connect with your family on a busy morning. Though we’re huge fans of this sunrise fare, it can be time-consuming to make and eat, which is why …

Breakfast

3 Ways Intimate Love Keeps Us from Peace and Happiness and How to Transcend Through Self-Love

In life, things always go wrong when we depend on another for fulfillment.When we depend on another to fill us up, our well-being is contingent upon …

Relationships

12 Commandments Of Happy, Long-Lasting Relationships

<i>By Charles J. Orlando</i><p>When it comes to creating successful relationships, you need certain critical traits in place. Traits not just merely "present," but existing in a real and genuine way that emanates from each partner through their own want (not because someone is complaining). The moment "give …

How to Cook Pot Roast, Without a Recipe

Pot roast (or pot au feu if you're being fancy) is one of the most satisfying winter dishes. Here's how to nail it, every time<p>A few weeks back, just after Thanksgiving, Hugh Acheson posted this pot roast photo on his Instagram account. Two thoughts popped in my head: 1) Damn, that looks good. 2) …

Cooking

Before you figure out money, think about happiness

I was running around the lake and noticed a runner slapping hands and making inspiring comments to everyone he passed. I laughed out loud when he ran …

Happiness

The Fantasy Game That Sparked Up My Sex Life

Henry and I had been married for 10 years when I made him meet me for a blind date. I'd been nursing an inexplicable obsession with the singer Gavin …

Buenos Aires

Feel Trapped? Do These 9 Things To Take Your Life Back

Are you happy with your life? Many people are unhappy or dissatisfied with their lives, and a lot of these people think that they have no control …

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Self-improvement