Katie Mcburney

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Where to learn critical life-changing skills

Many Library of Congress texts are now available online. Xiquinho Silva / Flickr<p>We tend to think of learning a new skill or "going back to school" as something you'd do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your current one.<p>But lifelong learning has incredible benefits, both personal …

Fascinating Psychological Effects that most of us don't know about

Psychology has been defined in numerous ways as it has grown and changed throughout the history. Here are some interesting different types of …

3 Steps to Put Fear Behind You

<b>Fear is a killer.</b><p>A killer of dreams, success and happiness.<p>And fear will stop you in your tracks. It will stop you from going after that dream promotion, or starting that business you've always wanted, because you might not be successful. It will stop you from trying something new, in case you look …

5 Things That Real Love Isn't

My husband's an international boardroom coach and interacts with people from all kinds of backgrounds and nationalities. And he says there's a common denominator. There comes a moment when he realizes, "This is not what it's really about." And then he can hear the question that everyone's actually …

100 Best Motivational Quotes to Inspire Anyone

Motivational and inspirational quotes can pick you up on a bad day and inspire you to even greater heights.<p>Need a little inspiration? Need a quick burst of self motivation?<p>Here you go:<p>"Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it." Henry David Thoreau<p>"If you are not willing …

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15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

If you feel like you're stuck in a rut, check out these motivational posters by Be Happy. The company believes that “Words are Powerful” and they've put inspirational sentences on everything from posters and t-shirts to cards and mugs. Like Ira Glass's great advice for creatives, these powerful …

A Meditation to Awaken Whole-Hearted (Conscious) Love

Meditation and mindfulness are practices proven to strengthen our connection to emotions of the heart, in particular our ability to more easily and …

101 Super Effective Ways to Reward Your Employees | Inc.com

According to recognition expert Dr. Bob Nelson, 58 percent of workers report that they seldom if ever receive a "thank you" from their boss for a job well done. This is a huge lost opportunity. Why? Because employees perform better, are more loyal, have improved morale and decreased absenteeism, …

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

Interior Design

Don't Let Anyone Make You Feel That You Don't Deserve The Good Things That Happen In Your Life

Confront These 10 Inconvenient Truths Today for a Better Body and Life

Improving your body and life isn't a quick, easy, or magical process. If you want success, you need to confront these ten inconvenient truths today.

Clothes Dryer Repair Guide

You can solve most problems yourself—no experience necessary!<p>Here’s the first thing to know: You can solve most dryer troubles yourself. There’s no …

6 Creative DIY Home Lighting Ideas

01 of 06<p>Round Yarn Pendant<p>Create a rustic yarn pendant by inflating a balloon and wrapping the balloon in yarn that has been coated in a mixture of …

NASA Releases Beautiful ‘Gravity’-Inspired Photo Set Ahead of Oscar Night

<b>Spoiler Alert</b>: The first paragraph of this article gives away a major part of the movie ‘Gravity.’ Skip past it if you haven’t seen the movie …

Start Running: The Beginner Running Plan

New to running? Or starting to run again after a long layoff? This is the beginner running plan for you.<p>You can become a runner (really)—or pick up running again.<p>This running program, designed by coach Jenny Hadfield, co-author of <i>Running for Mortals</i>, will take you from running newbie to 30 minutes …

Marathons

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11 Game-Changing Chips and Dips

Game day is fast approaching. Yes, we're talking about football. But, we're <i></i>also <i>not talking about football</i>. This is about the other playing field; this is about your kitchen. Most of us will watch to see who reigns victorious on that fateful Sunday (whether in sport, advertising, or cuteness), but …

Cooking

Sun-Dried Tomato Dip Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Appetizers & Snacks > Dips and Spreads > Sun-Dried Tomato Dip<p>January 28, 2014 // 27 <i>Comments »</i><p>I’ve always said that if …

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Dip.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 30, 2014 57<p>Today we’re turning dinner into dip!<p>You guys. My love for buffalo chicken dip may be …

31 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome This Summer

While you're impatiently waiting for summer to just GET HERE already, start planning your outdoor space.

LOVE Letters

Have you ever written a love letter? Have you received one? When hubby and I were dating I worked in Glacier Park for the summer while he went back …

The Ultimate Boot-Camp Workout

Get toned fast—military-style<p>Tired of your usual gym routine? Us too. So we talked to Stacy Berman, certified trainer and head of Stacy’s Boot Camp in New York City. The result? A six-week workout plan from the new <i>WH</i> book, <i>The Big Book of Exercises</i>. It'll whip you into shape--guaranteed! <b>Week …

Workouts

32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius

Can't afford that dream deck or in-ground pool you're dying for? There are still ways to get a beautiful backyard that's perfect for entertaining.

Easy Card Tricks That Kids Can Learn

01 of 16<p>There are many easy card tricks, but this is definitely one of the best. It's the perfect first trick that any kid can learn and is a great …

3-Ingredient Recipes You Can Whip Up in a Flash

Talk about short and sweet: Each of these treats uses only three ingredients, most of which you likely have on hand.<p>Peanut Butter Cookies

15 Amazing No-Equipment Workouts

For when you have zero desire to step outside<p>We totally get it: When it’s pouring rain or temps are at Arctic levels, the last thing you want to do is head to the gym. But if you’ve made big fitness resolutions for 2014, skipping workouts because you’d rather curl up on the couch with hot chocolate …

Exercise

How to Start Doing Yoga

Deciding that you want to start doing yoga is the first step. Now you need to follow through with finding the right yoga class and practicing yoga at …