Kristina Francisco

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Heaven is for Real Deluxe Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Todd Burpo<p>#1 New York Times best-seller with more than 11 million copies sold and Amazon’s #17 best-selling book of all time. Heaven Is for Real was the best-selling non-fiction book of 2011 as reported by Nielsen’s Bookscan, and was developed as a major motion picture by Sony in 2014.<p>“Do …

What Successful Work and Life Integration Looks Like

Too many people believe that to achieve great things we must make brutal sacrifices, that to succeed in work we must focus single-mindedly, at the expense of everything else in life. Even those who reject the idea of a zero-sum game fall prey to a kind of binary thinking revealed by the term we use …

The Supreme Gift

• <b>Author:</b> Paulo Coelho & Henry Drummond<p>"I thought that I had already thought about everything you could think about Love when Henry Drummond’s sermon fell into my hands.<br>My life changed a lot from the moment I read the words in this book and tried to put his teaching into practice."<br>Paulo …

Sleep Naked, Dream Bigger: Why The Secret To A Better Life Is As Simple As Taking It Off

I can’t recall the exact date of my first time, but I remember it was special.<p>I remember the warmth of exposed skin and a freeness I’d never felt …

Sleep

Coaching the Toxic Leader

Senior executives have the power to create an environment that allows people to grow and give their best—or a toxic workplace where everyone is unhappy. How executives end up using that power depends in part on their mental health. Sound, stable bosses generally build companies where the rules make …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Speedtest by Ookla - The Global Broadband Speed Test

Test your Internet connection bandwidth to locations around the world with this interactive broadband speed test from Ookla

Why do we laugh?

We don’t just laugh at funny things, the reason we chuckle is that it serves an important purpose in our lives, as James May explains.<p><i>For more videos subscribe to the</i> <i>Head Squeeze channel on YouTube</i><i>.</i>

How a Relationship Dies on Facebook

Walter Woodman and Patrick Cederberg both quit Facebook about a year ago. “I felt that I had developed an unhealthy addiction to lurking and creeping,” Cederberg, who is twenty-three, told me. Late at night, he would find himself staring at his computer screen, clicking mindlessly from one page to …

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

Zoo In China Swaps Dog For Lion, Hopes No One Notices

Visitors to a zoo in China got a rude surprise when the lion started barking.<p>Turns out it was no lion, but just a Tibetan mastiff, a large, hairy breed of dog — which, for what it's worth, more closely resembles the king of the jungle than does perhaps any other domestic canine.<p>Apparently, …

The 10 best physicists

Portraits of Angelina Jolie Captured by Brad Pitt

It is a little known fact that Brad Pitt can hold his own behind a camera. Not just any camera, mind you, but an old school film model. A November …

Extreme Plane Spotting at Maho Beach, Saint Martin

Located on the Dutch side of the Caribbean island of Saint Martin (i.e., Sint Maarten) is the famous Maho Beach. While it has the characteristic …

Study: Porn May Not Be Such a Bad Influence on Sexual Behavior

Studies have linked porn consumption to sexual aggression, problems with intimate relationships and losing one’s virginity at an earlier age. But the …

The Biology of Kindness: How It Makes Us Happier and Healthier

There’s a reason why being kind to others is good for you — and it can now be traced to a specific nerve.<p>When it comes to staying healthy, both …

Your Brain on Laughter

Are they laughing at you or laughing with you? Your brain can tell the difference.<p>Curious about how different types of laughter — mocking, joyful or …

Who Is Happiest At Work? Probably Not Who You Think

How to find happiness in the workplace? One theory has it that the most deeply fulfilled workers are those facing the most daunting challenges. …

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How Gay Marriage Won

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