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10 Things All Moms Should Do Every Day

I don't know about you, but my days are nuts. I am everything from CEO to short-order cook. Too often, I get caught up in the details of the day and lose sight of the things that make each day worthwhile. I suspect you do too, as the plight of the over-committed mom remains an epidemic.<p>So, as I …

Gratitude

How I started to bring meaning to my life

<b>Last year, at work and at home, I had been feeling increasingly disconnected and anxious and I didn't know why. While writing and reporting on public</b> …

Old Friends, True Friends, and Friendship Divorce

Q<p>What do you do when you realize that although you may have years of history, and found real value in each other in times past, that you kind of …

Divorce

The Biggest Misconceptions About Fashion Blogging

Danielle Bernstein of WeWoreWhat tells the whole story...<p>Urban Dictionary defines blogger as, "a term used to describe anyone with enough time or narcissism to document every tedious bit of minutia filling their uneventful lives."<p>Let that be the start of our conversation, the misconceptions of …

21 Simple Health Hacks You Can Use Everyday

We’re all trying on some level to look better, feel great, live longer, and generally radiate health. Yet most of us find ourselves foot-dragging at …

Five Life Lessons I Learned From Yoga

Yoga is a practice. One I began not too long ago, with the intention of getting into shape. Yet, the practice has brought about drastic changes in my everyday life both physical and especially mentally.<p>I am a married mother of two, a teacher and writer--the chaos of life builds up pretty quickly. …

Yoga

How to Find Beautiful Background Images for Your WordPress Site

Many WordPress themes are now coming with full screen, parallax, and multiple backgrounds support. Due to this web design trend, one of our readers …

Web Design

Photoshop is a great skill to have on your resume, and now you can learn to master it for cheap

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Microsoft It is more important than ever to make your website stand out. Anyone can log on to Wordpress and create a site dedicated to …

Profit

Quick, Easy DIY Shelves That'll Solve Your Storage Woes

<i>By: Alex Robinson</i><p><i>Credit: IStock/Ojo_Images</i><p>Shelves do more than solve your storage problems; they give you a chance to show off the copy of Infinite Jest you'll start any day now and make a room feel organized, clean, and sparkly. If you've been putting off installing some because you think you …

Sandpaper

How to Boost Your Creativity With This One Crucial Habit | Inc.com

If you never eat alone, you are suffocating your creativity. Keith Ferrazzi's book, <i>Never Eat Alone</i>, may be a <i>New York Times</i> bestseller for those looking to increase their networking skills, but if you are always eating with others, you are preventing your mind from taking some life-changing journeys.<p>…

Productivity

HTML5 On The Rise: No Longer Ahead Of Its Time

Shikhir Singh Contributor<p>Shikhir Singh is the senior developer relations manager at Sencha.<p>Today marks the one-year anniversary of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) declaring the HTML5 standard complete, a significant milestone in the history of the Internet and web application development. In …

Web Design

The Evolution of Buttons in UX Design

Buttons are a crucial part of designing interfaces. Getting this element right will go a long way toward good UX and elegant design. At their most …

Recipe: Almond Joy® Brownies

Browse by Collection<p>New Recipes <br>5 Star Recipes <br>Most Popular <br>Ethnic Cuisine <br>Holidays <br>Gift Foods <br>Gift Mixes <br>Gluten Free <br>Parties/Special Occasions <br>Sugar …

What If Success Was Measured by How Well You’ve Loved?

<b>“That man is a success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much.” ~Robert Louis Stevenson</b><p>When I was a child, I learned a lot from my parents …

When a Friendship Ends: 5 Steps to Healing the Sadness

A girlfriend I've known for 14 years has <b>abruptly ended our friendship.</b> She blast-emailed a photo of herself holding her new puppy and wrote a long paragraph about how "deformed" she looks because a cancerous spot was removed from her nostril.<p>I remember the surgery -- I was supportive during it -- …

Positive Thinking

How to Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

Self-help

Fascinating video of graphic design process in the pre-Photoshop Mad Men era

Designer Sean Adams takes us through the creation of a full-page color magazine advertisement as it was done in the <i>Mad Men</i> era.<p>The first issues of …

How to Make New Friends (and Keep the Old) as a Young Adult

If James Taylor ruled the world, all we’d have to do is call and a BFF would appear on our doorstep. In reality friendships are among the trickiest …

Relationships

9 Success Habits Wealthy People Have That Cost Nothing - INFORMATION NIGERIA

Have you ever wondered how certain people have gotten so successful? Sure you have. A great idea, motivation, persistence, and a little luck helps, …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly2 days agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

5 Things Women With Amazing Skin Always Do Before Bed

There's more to it than getting your beauty rest.<p>Beauty sleep is important, but what you do <i>before</i> you conk out makes a difference in your complexion too. These quick pre-bedtime tips will leave your skin smoother and more radiant by the time your alarm starts buzzing.<p><b>1. Cleanse Twice</b><br>Have you ever …

Children's Books for Building Friendships - Adventures in Learning

August 2nd is National Friendship Day, so grab a friend or make a new one and remember the adventures, the squabbles and the hugs. Whether they’re …

Kids

InDepth

The multi-year initiative is investigating the nature, quality and importance of Americans' relationships, what sociologists commonly call …

Sociology

So Artificially Sweet, Your Friendship Is Giving Me Cavities...

People always eventually release what they are filled up with. It doesn't matter how shiny their packaging, how well-dressed, well-versed or well-rehearsed, eventually whatever is underneath the veil is sure to be revealed. We are wildly contagious to one another. Spend a great deal of time with a …

4 Meditation Techniques for Beginners to Try

<b>If you’re afraid you’ll do it wrong</b>, try guided meditation. This is akin to having a personal trainer at the gym. An instructor talks you through the exercise of clearing and focusing your mind. Find a class at a gym or yoga studio, or listen to sessions—some as brief as five minutes—on apps like …

13 yoga poses that will help you lose weight

Yoga is a great way to lose weight if practised regularly using the right form. It is light on the joints and the chances of injury – if done …

Logo Collection by Graphic Designer Angelo Vito

A simple black and white logo collection with works from 2014 – 2015 by Lima, Peru based graphic designer Angelo Vito.<p>Angelo Vito is a graphic …