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Here are 10 enchanting tree tunnels (and where to find them)

Tunnels of trees have a way of making you feel safe, as if the branches are stretching out to form a protected path just for you. It's like walking …

Mentally Strong Kids Have Parents Who Refuse to Do These 13 Things | Inc.com

Raising a mentally strong kid doesn't mean he won't cry when he's sad or that he won't fail sometimes. Mental strength doesn't make you immune to hardship and it's not about suppressing your emotions.<p>In fact, it's quite the opposite. Mental strength is what helps kids bounce back from setbacks and …

Self-help

3 New Things Science Says You Should Do to Become Happy | Inc.com

The field of Positive Psychology has given us plenty of clues about the better path toward happiness and fulfillment.<p>Whether it's being exposed to experiences of "awe" (yes, it's a thing) so you can live longer, practicing positive thinking so you can reduce anxiety, or releasing more oxytocin in …

Happiness

When In Decorating Doubt, Follow the 3/3 Rule

Sometimes the best way to decorate, particularly when you don't know where to start, is by looking at nature itself. Plenty of decorators will tell …

Add a variety of classic novels to your Kindle for free: The Jungle Book, Dracula, more

Amazon is currently offering a large selection of its AmazonClassics Kindle eBooks <b>for free</b>. That saves you around $8 a book versus purchasing the paperback editions and is the lowest some of these novels have gone for. Ratings vary from novel to novel, but most eBooks carry a solid 4+ star rating …

20 Places to Visit That Are So Whimsical It's Hard to Believe They Exist

The spiral rock arches of Antelope Canyon are unreal!<p>If you love traveling to destinations off the beaten path, we have a few unbelievable locations you'll want to add to your travel bucket list. These canyons and islands and parks aren't just unexpected, they are completely and utterly whimsical. …

National Parks

Do These 5 Emotionally Intelligent Things Within 5 Minutes Of Meeting Someone

Being instantly likable isn’t rocket science, but this checklist takes practice to master in the short space of a first impression.<p>What’s the point of networking if not to get other people to like you? Sure, you need new contacts to see you as interesting, competent, professional, and potentially …

One Simple Lifestyle Change That Could Keep Your Brain Young

If you’re like the majority of Americans, developing dementia or Alzheimer’s as you age is a terrifying thought. But according to new research from …

How long you need to do cardio to reap the benefits for your body and brain

A growing body of research suggests that when we commit to regular workouts that raise our heart rate and get us moving and sweating for a sustained period of time, magical things happen to our body and brain.<p>We think more clearly, feel better overall, and protect ourselves against some of the …

The quickest way to spot a lie - TODAY.com

Sure, you may think you’re pretty good at reading people. But can you really catch a smooth liar in action?<p>It’s possible, and body language is the crucial clue: <i>your</i> body language, that is. It turns out that you may actually be able to detect deception by paying attention to your own body’s …

These ingenious inventions will make summer so much better

Want to make your summer relaxation goals a reality? Look no further than this kick-ass list of gadgets, accessories, and rideables that will …

Inventions

Take a Peek at the World's Best Island Resort

Nihi Sumba Island is roughly 50 miles from Bali and lays claim to the two-years-running title of "best resort in the world" as named by Travel & …

7 Things You Shouldn't Do While Traveling

These days, travel can be fraught with ethical and moral decisions. We all want to see the world, but we don't want to leave a negative impact on the …

How to Realistically (and Affordably) Drop Everything to Travel the World

We’ve all imagined what it would be like to quit the daily grind, pack our bags, and jet off on a worldwide adventure. Of course, between hotels, …

10 of the best travel apps ... that you'll actually use: part two

<b>Rebtel: for phone calls</b><p>Skype and Whatsapp will always be staples when it comes to international calling and messaging, but a wifi connection is needed to use them. To make cheap calls around the world without the internet (or faffing around with phonecards), the app to choose is Rebtel. By …

Apps

20 holiday destinations the experts say not to miss | CNN Travel

Revealed: How the colour of your room affects your mood

<b>Why do we choose certain colours to decorate our home - is it based on our personal tastes or the colour trends for that season? Or is the colour of</b> …

How to Clean Your Computer Inside and Out

It’s a tedious task you've been putting off for what could be years. But the moment has come: You're going to clean your computer inside and out. …

Social Media

Americans are finally meditating because corporations are telling them to

Yunha Kim built the meditation app Simple Habit after experiencing the grinding pressure of building and selling her first startup Locket (a smartphone lock-screen app) in 2015.<p>“I was so stressed at my previous startup that I started meditating five to eight times a day…and became a power user of …

This Woodland Design Farm Actually Grows Furniture

British tree farmer, artist and designer Gavin Munro talks about the art of “zen 3D printing” with wood.<p>For the last decade, Gavin Munro has been figuring out the perfect way to grow wooden furniture and art like patterned lamps, chairs and tables. More recently, this British tree farmer, artist …

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Admits He Was Wrong About the iPhone

In a new <i>Bloomberg</i> interview with Steve Ballmer, the former Microsoft CEO revisited his famously dismissive remarks about the iPhone when it launched back in 2007.<p>Shortly after Steve Jobs revealed the first iPhone, then-Microsoft CEO Ballmer was asked what he thought of the device during a press …

Simple tips to DIY decorations for your home

Cheap is good, but free is always better, especially when it comes to trying to inject new life and soul into your interior design scheme.<p>While …

What All Health Problems Associated With Growing Older Can Be Traced To

After we turn 50, we all start to worry about cardiovascular disease and what to do about it. We might also fret about dementia and whether we will get Alzheimer's -- and arthritis is an ailment we prefer to do without. The inability to sleep, loss of energy, fatigue, anxiety, and depression might …

10 Creative Photography Ideas & Techniques to Try

The demand to churn out consistently profound imagery can be both exhausting and arduous, but we can’t complain too much considering we are fortunate …

8 Productivity Hacks for the World's Worst Procrastinators

Finding it hard to stay focused? These strategies will help you get more out of your day.<p>Procrastination can strike virtually anyone in any context. And it can take several forms: You might avoid work entirely, deliberate so much over work decisions that you don't actually get anything done, feel …

This is why exercise is important if you get stressed at work

After a long, taxing day at the office, going to the gym is probably the last thing you want to do. We all know that fitness is key to our physical …

The Cognitive Benefits of Being a Man-Child

For men and women, extending adolescence has the potential to make the brain more capable in adulthood.<p>In a time when college graduates return to live under their parents’ roofs and top careers require years of internships and graduate degrees, the age of adulthood is receding, practically into the …

The Brain