Lacey Krimmer

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Proof that nagging does not work: study shows being positive is better motivation

In centuries past deterrents against nagging ranged from the notorious scold’s bridle to the ducking stool.<p>But now a psychological study has come up with what could be a much more powerful means of preventing nagging – evidence that it just does not work.<p>Research commissioned by the insurer Zurich …

The Worst Diet Tips Top Nutrition Experts Have Ever Heard

It seems like every time you turn around there’s a new diet trend demanding you become a devotee in order to stay healthy. With all the high-fat this …

4 Things the Most Creative Leaders Make Sure to Do Every Week

You need a constant supply of new ideas. Here's how to keep them flowing.<p>Creativity and innovation is essential to the success of any company, large or small, yours included. But how do you get more creative? How do you keep innovation coming, and new ideas flowing, especially when you feel like …

Creativity

The Phenomenal Fat-Burning Swing-and-Squat Workout

This power couple will light your muscles on fire<p>Barack and Michelle, Jay-Z and Beyoncé, and Bill and Melinda are some of our favorite power couples.<p>But now <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour wants to add a new duo to the list: the swing and the squat.<p>“In their own right, the swing and the …

12 Ways to Make Yourself Feel Better in Uncomfortable Situations

There are a lot of uncomfortable moments in life. Here are the techniques you need to get past them.<p>It's the holiday season. I really don't need to say anything else. There will be many uncomfortable situations this year and in the coming years. There will be that one person at your holiday party …

Body Language

7 Incredibly Common Nutrient Deficiencies and How to Recognize Them

Many nutrients are absolutely essential for good health.<p>It is possible to get most of them from a balanced, real food-based diet.<p>However, the typical …

8 Anti-Inflammatory Foods To Include In Your Diet

Most modern life threatening diseases are linked with chronic inflammation. A lot great anti-inflammatory compounds are present in some special food …

The Workout For Every Muscle in Your Body

You’ve done singles, splits, circuits, intervals, and everything else under the sun to hammer the hell out of the body fat that lives on your body. …

Workouts

The 10 Exercises You Should Do Every Day to Stay Fit for Life

Of course, maintaining your long-term health requires more than just a regular exercise habit, but physical fitness is certainly a significant part of the equation.<p>However, beyond the more traditional notions of physical fitness -- running a marathon, boot camp style workouts sessions or extra …

Adobe's Project Comet Is a Start-to-Finish UX Design App

Adobe is on a mission to make life easier for designers, and its latest undertaking on that front is something it calls Project Comet. The …

Here's what you need to earn to be in the top 10% in 25 major US cities

To be among the top 10% in San Francisco, your salary needs to reach at least $238,855. And to crack the top 25%, you need to earn $141,790.<p>That's according to an interactive tool from The New York Times that allows you to enter your household income and compare your earnings across 344 zones …

Chipgate: How to tell if your iPhone 6s has a crappy A9 chip

Not all iPhones 6s units are created equal, and yours just might have a weaker processor thanks to Samsung. Chipgate rocked the Internet with the revelation that Apple used two different suppliers for the A9 chips in its latest iPhones and one processor looks like a serious under-performer.<p>Even …

7 Things Really Successful People Never Do

Great leaders don't give in to these bad habits, and neither should you.<p>There are good habits, and not-so-good ones. Then there are habits that will actually prevent you from achieving success. That observation comes from the personal finance site GOBankingRates, which recently used Stephen R. …

personaldevelopment

IKEA SEKTION Hack: Platform Bed DIY

This Platform bed DIY shows you how to turn seven standard SEKTION kitchen cabinets from IKEA into a platform bed with storage underneath. It’s a …

9 Stylish Projects You Won't Believe are DIYs

Making something on your own, as opposed to buying it from the store, doesn't have to mean sacrificing style. Here are nine furniture and decor …

Stuck Inside? Enjoy the Great Outdoors with These Podcasts

The podcast world, to make a sweeping generalization, is run by a bunch of nerds. To clarify: these are awesome nerds, the kind we aspire to be, who …

Podcasting

10 Reasons To Run That Have Nothing To Do With Losing Weight

Move for your mind.<p>Earlier this year, I decided to commit to a regular running routine because climbing the stairs to my third-floor walkup wasn't really enough cardio.<p>I figured with access to some pretty incredible running paths (hello, Central Park!), I didn't have much of a reason not to give it …

‘How I created the beauty look that broke the internet’

Unless you’ve been shielded from the internet, TV, magazines – heck, from any form of media – for the past three years, you’ll know about Kim Kardashian and her facial contouring.<p>And if you aren’t familiar with her make-up artist Mario Dedivanovic, let’s just say that if you, your sister, daughter …

10 skills that set exceptional employees apart

A recent international study surveyed more than 500 business leaders and asked them what sets great employees apart. The researchers wanted to know why some people are more successful than others at work, and the answers were surprising; leaders chose "personality" as the leading reason.<p>Notably, …

A sommelier shares 10 words to look for to find high-quality wines under $25

Affordable wine doesn't have to taste cheap.<p>But how can you tell you have a good bottle before pouring that first glass?<p>"Many wine consumers in the US are still challenged by the abundance of language on a wine label," says Jörn Kleinhans, owner of the The Sommelier Company. "It's difficult enough …

Research shows you need these 5 things to be happy at work

With unemployment at the lowest it has been since 2008, you might be thinking about changing jobs. But what exactly would make you happier at work? …

20 best places to go apple picking in the northeastern U.S.

Feel that chill in the air? Apple picking season has arrived.<p>With every season comes the quintessential seasonal getaway, and with our fall sweaters, …