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15 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else.<p>The people who achieve the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else. They're disciplined, figure out which routines help them succeed and religiously stick to those daily habits. Here are a few you …

Startups

There are three levels of self-awareness you need to hit before you know yourself

Self-awareness is like great sex: everyone thinks they have a ton of it, but in reality no one knows what the fuck they’re doing.<p>The fact is that the majority of our thoughts and actions are on autopilot. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing either. Our habits, routines, impulses, and reactions carry …

Self-help

The Best Way to Tour the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, and Switzerland Is by Boat

The newest small ship from Crystal River Cruises has rainfall showers, market-fresh cuisine, and even a swimming pool.<p>I touched down in in Amsterdam …

Swimming Pools

Science Says This Is the Best Way to Motivate Other People to Change Their Behavior

You can't force people to change but you can influence them.<p>Whether you want an employee to participate more in meetings, or you want your spouse to pitch in more around the house, you can't force someone to change their behavior.<p>You can, however, have a strong influence over another individual. …

Psychology

How to delete your Google history

You can delete some of it, or you can delete all of it.<p>Like Facebook and Apple before it, Google has introduced a new user privacy policy to comply with a new European data privacy law -- General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) -- that goes into effect on May 25. Google's updated privacy policy …

Maps

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Successful? Stop Telling Them 3 Things That Most Parents Say

Some advice you think will help your children can actually harm them instead.<p>We want our children to be successful as possible--maybe even more successful than we are ourselves. And so we push them to give them the motivation and self-discipline that we know is a key to getting ahead.<p>This may seem …

Self-improvement

Being Mothers, Making Mistakes, Embracing Self-Compassion

If you are a mother, you have made mistakes. You are not alone.<p>If you are a grandmother, you are under the illusion that you can rectify some of …

Mindfulness

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Belly Button

Pop quiz: How many of you think the reason you have an "innie" or "outie" belly button has something to do with the way the obstetrician cut and tied …

Nobel Prize

7 Things You Should Never Get Rid Of

Minimalism in having a moment. Whether you’ve simply decided it’s high time to make like Marie Kondo and hold onto only items that bring you joy, or …

Marie Kondo

10 habits of unlikeable people

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few — the good …

Self-improvement

10 “Notes to Self” that Will Stop You from Taking Things Personally

Let’s start off with a simple question:<i>Why do we always take things so personally?</i>There are admittedly quite a few viable and valid answers to …

Self-help

Everything You Can and Can’t Eat on a Keto Diet

Nutrition

Is ghee more healthful than butter?

Ghee is a type of clarified butter that contains fewer dairy proteins than regular butter. This ingredient can be used in place of regular butter, …

Nutrition

How to Choose Which Brow Product You Should Be Using

With individual beauty brands offering a myriad of brow grooming options lately, picking just one can be seriously stress-inducing. How are you supposed to choose between a powder, a pomade, or a pencil when all you know is that you want to fill your brows in? To make this decision a little easier, …

Makeup

Beauty Influencers Reveal the 7 Products From MAC That Everyone Should Own

Walking into a MAC store can feel instantly overwhelming for some people. From wall to wall, there are seemingly millions of tiny little black containers filled with magical potions and an impossible number of shades of eye shadows and lip colors. If you're a first-time customer, shopping gets …

Makeup

15 Reasons Everyone Should Have Epsom Salts at Home

Epsom salts are most commonly used for helping ease aches and pains after a long workout session or an illness. But there are far more uses for Epsom salts than you ever imagined. The mineral compound of magnesium and sulfate originates from Epsom in Surrey, and looks like regular table salt, but …

Alternative Medicine

Certain common medications tied to 30% higher dementia risk, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> Many older adults know that long-term use of certain medications can negatively affect cognition and increase one's risk of dementia.<p>But a new study suggests that some classes of anticholinergic drugs -- particularly those used to treat depression, Parkinson's and urinary incontinence -- …

Dementia

11 new Gmail features, how they work, and when you'll get them

There's plenty to like about the new Gmail.<p>Google on Wednesday announced a brand new Gmail. Well, not brand new, but the company took the Gmail we all know and (maybe) love, added a ton of new features and overhauled the design.<p>By my count there are 11 new features in Gmail, some of which you can …

Apps

Maybelline's New Tattoo Brow Ink Pen Is Meant To Mimic Microbladed Brows & It's Actually Incredible

The beauty world offers up all types of eyebrow pencils — from soft kohl pencils, to gel pots, to powder pans — but Maybelline is bringing a new …

Makeup

Personalized vaccine helps patients fight ovarian cancer

In early research that involved marshaling the body’s own immune system, a personalized vaccine helped patients with ovarian cancer mount a stronger defense against their tumors than standard therapy and substantially improved their survival rate.<p>The vaccine was tested in a preliminary clinical …

Cancer

Decoding your baby's DNA: It can be done. But should it be?

Maverick Coltrin entered the world a seemingly healthy 8-pound boy. But within a week, he was having seizures that doctors could neither explain nor control. They warned that he would probably die within a few months.<p>“I remember my world just came crashing down,” said his mother, Kara Coltrin, …

Genetics

Do You Need a "Friendship Cleanse?" Here's How to Know When to Say Goodbye

• Popsugar<br>• Love & Sex<br>• Friendship<p>When Is It Time to Stop Being Friends With Someone?<p>Do You Need a "Friendship Cleanse?" Here's How to Know When to Say …

Relationships

This Airbnb Scam Almost Cost Me Thousands. Here's How to Spot It

Always follow these rules when booking an Airbnb.<p>Recently, I came close to falling for an Airbnb scam in which I would’ve lost $3,300 on an apartment …

Identity Theft

5 Skincare Products Sephora Employees Can't Help But Buy for Themselves

We've been taking beauty advice from Sephora employees since our high school days—we would be lost in the sometimes overwhelming aisles of makeup, …

Skin Care

The 50 Best Decorating Tips of All Time

Sorting socks, reading <i>Infinite Jest</i>, decorating our homes: Some things, simply put, are never finished. In the hopes of helping you decorate savvily …

Home Decorating

Everything You Need To Know About Cbd

Today’s buzziest wellness trend<p>In case you haven’t noticed, CBD is having a moment.<p>Popping up in health food stores, beauty products, and even your local latte spot, CBD is quickly becoming the latest buzzy wellness trend, joining the ranks of adaptogens like turmeric or reishi mushroom.<p>However …

This Is the Unhealthiest Vegetable You Can Eat, According to Harvard Scientists

Is corn bad for you? What about peas? They are vegetables, after all… These are the diet questions we find ourselves asking. And we're not the only …

11 Common Mistakes to Avoid in Thailand

While fluent English speakers make up only 15 to 20 percent of Thailand’s population, many more locals know enough to give directions, make …

Asia Travel

14 Reasons Why You Have to Visit Disney's Aulani Hawaii Resort

Why should you consider booking a vacation to Aulani, Disney's resort on the island of Oahu in Hawaii? Perhaps the most obvious reason is that it is …

4 Carbs You Can Eat Non-Stop Without Gaining Weight, According To Experts

“Carb” sound like a curse word to people who want to lose weight, but not all carbohydrates are sitting around plotting the expansion of your behind. …

Nutrition