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Try This Ghost Glove

Make a 'ghost glove' by mixing and splitting carbonic acid! This crazy experiment adapted from the Nat Geo Kids book <i>Try This!</i> is guaranteed to get you excited about chemical reactions.<p>The finished product—a ghost glove!<p><b>What you need</b><p>vinegar<br>• baking soda<br>• a glass<br>• a surgical glove<p>This is a multistep …

30 Time Management Tips For Work-Life Balance

Here are some time management tips you can use to help you get productive and stay balanced at work as well as outside the office.<p>Use whichever tips resonate with you. There should be something here you can put into action straight away. You might also find it useful to come back to these tips at a …

13 Simple Solutions to Help You Get Rid of Ants for Good

From adhesive tape to vinegar, these 13 trusted items will tackle your ant problem and help you get rid of ants for good.<p>Is an army of ants marching …

Napa, Calif., earthquake: Last big jolt in area was in 2000

The last time Napa was violently shaken by an earthquake, a 5-year-old boy was left fighting for his life after being buried by hundreds of pounds of brick and mortar from a fireplace.<p>Sunday's 6.1 earthquake, which shook a large part of the Bay Area at 3:20 a.m., bore at least one striking …

19 Secrets of Couples Who Stay Together Forever

Be on time. Don't fight when you travel. And just love each other unconditionally.<p><b>1. Never underestimate the value of asking your partner how his day went.</b> Niceties don't become any less nice just because they become routine. At the end of the day, even if you felt like no one cared about anything …

Relationships

Money Tips: 10 Best Personal Finance Books of All-Time

Money management is one of the most important skills a young person can develop. Unfortunately, many people lack even the most basic money management …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

This 4-Year-Old Makes Paper Dresses With Her Mom -- And They Keep Getting More Amazing

<i>By Ilana Wiles, Mommy Shorts</i><p>I started following @2sisters_angie a little over a year ago. Back then she was posting the typical stuff you see from moms on Instagram -- pics of her daughter at the park, pics of her daughter eating breakfast and lots of photos of her daughter playing dress-up.<p>You …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts

7 Things Happy People Choose to Do Every Single Day

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources, and insights to</i> <i>entrepreneurs and business owners</i>. The article below was …

Soon There Will Be Female Scientist LEGOs

Get ready, LEGO fans: Tiny female LEGO scientists will storm toy aisles with their tiny scientific equipment starting this August.<p>That’s because the …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

Sham Ambrosius

Don't Believe Everything You Think

"Don't believe everything you think."<p>I think I learned this genius aphorism on Facebook. Anyway, it's true. I know because I've tested it. My best example is what I think when it's time to get out of bed (after a decent night of seven hours). I find it remarkable that I always THINK I should stay …

Redefining Success Through Well-Being

What is success, and how does it relate to our work life? How about our personal life? Recently I have been thinking about this ever-changing interpretation. The traditional definition of success is "the fact of achieving wealth, respect or fame."<p>Lately I have begun to redefine success for myself, …

Pope Francis leads Good Friday services

Thousands of Christians gathered at one of Rome's most famous landmarks Friday night as Pope Francis led the Catholic ceremony known as the Stations of the Cross at the Colosseum. Crowds of the faithful stood in solemn attendance, holding candles that cast a soft yellow glow over the ancient Roman …

20 Organized Kitchens from Real Cooks

James' Beautiful Brooklyn Kitchen: IKEA's Grundtal shelving system really works here. So simple, yet effective.<p>The best way to start spring cleaning …