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These 5 Habits Literally Add Years to Your Life, According to a New Harvard Study

Harvard researchers studied the lives of 123,219 men and women over 3 decades, to learn exactly how much extra time good habits can add to your life.<p>They say there's no fountain of youth. But a comprehensive new Harvard University study is the latest report to break down exactly how much extra time …

Holistic Medicine

The year of Linux on the (Windows) Desktop - WSL Tips and Tricks

I've been doing a ton of work in bash/zsh/fish lately - Linuxing. In case you didn't know, Windows 10 can run Linux now. Sure, you can run Linux in a …

Linux

A relationship therapist breaks down the 5 most common problems couples have in bed

Sometimes, getting into a serious relationship means that sex becomes less, well, sexy. Both people are busy and there's no time to do it. One person would rather have a glass of wine and watch "This Is Us." It's gotten boring.<p>These aren't reasons to be ashamed — you're hardly alone in your plight …

Winter Vegetables and Gnocchi

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of advice from their own marriages to make sure my wife and I didn’t shit the (same) bed. I think most newlyweds do this, especially after a few cocktails …

Relationships

From Silos To One Family Ministry

<i>by Nick Belvins</i>When I attended church as a kid and as a teen, “family ministry” was a phrase you never heard. Ministry for children was mostly about …

Americans — not just liberals — have a religious literacy problem

The idea that liberals and cultural elites suffer from religious illiteracy is now widely accepted, by both the accusers and the accused.New York Timesexecutive editor Dean Baquet confessed to NPR’s Terry Gross that “media powerhouses don't quite get religion.” Former Obama White House staffer and …

Religion

High Noon for the Religious Left

If Trump's presidency isn't a big enough provocation, nothing is.<p>The religious left is the Sasquatch of American politics. It leaves footprints in the snow but recent sightings of the creature itself are rare, and not always credible.<p>Progressive politics is dominated by secular ideals and, …

Welcome to Austin: Your inside guide

Everything you need to know<br>about things to do,<br>where to eat & more.<p>American-Statesman Staff<br>Title photo by Dale Roe<p>Sometimes the biggest problem in …

Stop Trying to Help Men. Start Developing Them to Help Others

<b>By: Brian Doyle –</b> Ask a man this Sunday at church or in your small group, “Hey, how are you doing?” There are two answers that men tend to most often …

Four Social Media Tools I Use…

Every once in a while, I get asked the question “who has time for social media?”. The answer to that is “nearly everyone”, you just have to use the …

5 foolproof tips to beautify your outdoor living space

Transforming backyards into additional living spaces is a growing trend in Texas. Even the hottest summer day can turn into a pleasant evening, and …

Landscaping

30 Excellent Coffee Shops in Austin, Summer 2018

<b>Coffee</b> is the fundamental fuel that Austinites run on. It's necessary for work, study, and play. Plus, cafes offer the perfect places to procrastinate, putter around, and people-watch with caffeine and great food in hand.<p>In Austin, this means obsessive cafes like local roasters <b>Cuvee Coffee</b>'s …

Texas

Millennials leaving church in droves, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> At its core, Christian life is set of sacred traditions linking generations of sacraments and Sunday school lessons, youth ministry morals and family gatherings sanctified by prayer. An unbroken circle, in the words of an old hymn.<p>In modern America, that circle may not be completely shot, …

Demographics

Young people who want to have a lot of money in retirement better understand this chart

Young people just joining the labor force can reasonably expect they won't have a pension waiting for them come retirement. We've moved to the age of 401(k)s and individual retirement accounts, which gives us more control over our future. Whether that's a good thing is another discussion for …

MinistryPlace.Net and Flipboard....

Many of you that use mobile devices use Flipboard. It is a well designed tool for consuming content that you choose. In the short time Flipboard has …

16 of the Best Android Apps From June

From ephemeral Facebook messaging apps, to ones that simply let you say ‘Yo!’ to your buddies, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in June. So by way of a quick recap and to help you filter through the debris, here’s our pick of the newbies from the past month.<p>MailWise<p>There’s already …

20 Things Every Twentysomething Should Know How to Do

First things first, most twentysomethings are too hard on themselves.It’s one of the downsides of a youth-obsessed culture. We tend to think if we …

Young People Are Sleeping With Their Phones. Their Parents Are Sleeping With People.

Do you snuggle up in bed with your smartphone instead of your significant other? If you’ve fallen asleep with an electronic device, you’re not alone.<p>Sixty-three percent of smartphone users age 18-29 admit to drifting off to sleep with a cell phone, smartphone or tablet in their bed, according to a …

A Few Tricks All The New iOS 7 Users Should Know

At long last, iOS 7 has arrived. That is, it arrived for everyone who didn’t say “Developer? Oh, yeah, I’m totally a developer. Cough” and wiggle into the Beta months ago.<p>iOS 7 is a strange new land, especially on day one. Out with the gradients, in with the trippy fluorescents. Your favorite app? …