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11 Snacks to Make With Just a Mug and a Microwave

Sometimes you need to indulge a little bit, but making an entire pie or cake for yourself results in either A) Eating way more than one person probably should in a single sitting or B) Throwing away and wasting food. Or maybe, it’s more like you live in a dorm room and all you have is a microwave …

Five things Alice in Wonderland reveals about the brain

Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole.<p>Lewis Carroll was remarkably modest about his masterpiece. “The heroine spends an hour underground, and meets various …

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Lob Haircuts Are The Perfect Spring Look For Every Face Shape (PHOTOS)

Our favorite stars have become scissor happy lately, chopping off their long locks (or cutting hair extensions) into lob haircuts. The "lob," which is a longer version of the bob, has a length that falls between the chin and collarbone.<p>We've seen variations of the lob haircut on celebrities, …

How to Find the Best Haircut for Your Face Shape

It may come as a beauty revelation, but length isn’t the only thing to consider when you’re getting a haircut. According to our go-to hair expert Korina Stratton, the SF hair stylist who’s on speed dial for many a staffer here at Brit + Co, the most important detail to consider before you take to …

11 Hairstyles To Consider This Winter

Ditch the beanie.<p>Cold weather calls for cool hair. This winter, consider styles that stand up to the elements—Cara's blonde buzzcut, Bella's signature topknot, Yara's curls, and more. Major hair inspiration ahead.

35 Realistic Ways to Squeeze Healthier Habits Into Super Busy Schedules

No matter how much you may <i>want</i> to make healthy choices, it can feel like there simply isn’t time. When running out the door, it’s easier to grab a …

How to Give Yourself and Others the Gift of Happiness

<b>“It is every man’s obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it.” ~Albert Einstein</b><p>My son recently …

7 Habits Of Happy Couples

This presents us with a question: How do we put those facts into practice? What actions can we take to improve our relationships?<p>Luckily, a bunch of smart people submitted answers to a recent Quora thread, "What habits do happy couples have?"<p>The results — a mixture of rituals, best practices, and …

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Start Living Life to the Fullest: Powerful Phrases to Inspire you to Spiritual Greatness

I have selected 75 phrases that have had a profound impact in my life throughout the years. It is my sincere hope that they will deeply inspire you to reach a higher level of awareness and lasting fulfillment in your life in all the realms. May you surrender to the ecstasy of pure being and the …

Spirituality

How To Turn Your Anxiety Into A Productivity Booster

Is worrying a productive survival instinct, or slowing down your creative process? Do a worry inventory with these tips.<p>Anx-i-ety. Just sounding out the word simulates that closing of the throat, that belly-churn of uncertainty that comes with fretting about the future.<p>Anxiety affects 40 million …

Take Our 21-Day Program For Radical Self-Improvement

#BIBetter is a 21-day self-improvement program designed for the busy professional, featuring a few habits that will make a big difference and a bunch of tasks that most of us have been putting off for too long.<p>We recommend participating with at least one other person, so you have more fun and keep …

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