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Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …

Articles about best midcentury homes america on Dwell.com - Dwell

Australia is home to many beautiful beaches, koalas and kangaroos, and most importantly, incredible prefab houses.<p>Beautiful things can come in small packages.<p>These midcentury modern homes showcase the design of Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles Gwathmey, Willis & Lillian Leenhouts, and more.<p>Previously …

9 essentials of good writing

There are two kinds of people: Those who think they can write, and those who think they can’t. Very often, both are wrong.<p>Most of us fall somewhere …

6 Career Tips for Recent Graduates

<i>You forgot to set your wake-up alarm. As you slowly come to consciousness, you begin to panic as you realize that you’re going to be extremely late</i> …

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9 Easy Ways to Become Fitter This Year

Alli Page<p>Read full profile<p>With the New Year upon us, it seems resolutions are on everyone’s minds with hashtags, tweets, and facebook statuses …

6 Powerful Communication Tips From Some Of The World’s Best Interviewers

Listening intently isn’t just for journalists. Here’s how to sharpen your interviewing skills to get the most out of your connections.<p>Everyone knows that particular feeling of dread that accompanies a lull in conversation at a party, networking event, or even a job interview.<p>You’ve already covered …

10 Great Tips To Make Your Life Easier And More Enjoyable

There are numerous benefits in simplifying your life. You will have more time to spend with friends and family, there will be less stress in your …

London street markets: the best for fashion

London Fashion Week (held this year from February 14 to February 18) may attract a lot of press, but access is restricted to the limited few with an invite. Conversely, London's markets run throughout the year, are open to all and when it comes to clothing, jewellery and accessories the prices are, …

5 Tips To Help You Overcome Any New Challenge

This week I started my role as a mentor in a 200-hour Teacher Training program. From the opening Om it took me back, right away, to my own first …

What Music Does to Your Brain While You Work

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>Damn. I forgot my headphones.<p>Hard Fork?Hard Fork.HARD FORK<p>Nothing has a more …

5 Steps to Deal with Emotional Baggage So It Doesn’t Define You

<b>“Sometimes the past should be abandoned, yes. Life is a journey and you can’t carry everything with you.</b> <b>Only the usable baggage.” ~Ha Jin</b><p>You’ve …

3 Anxiety-Provoking Situations — & How To Deal

Photographed by Gunnar Larson; Jens Ingvarsson.<p><i>Beyond her regular stand-up gigs at Upright Citizens Brigade & various smelly bars, Emmy Blotnick is a</i> …

10 Brain "Must-Knows" to Live + Work with More Ease

I've been thinking about my brain a lot these days - and so should you. Neuroscience is now the "it" topic and this hot (and really cool) area of …

14 Mantras To Help You Build Positive Self-Talk

That voice inside your head has a huge impact on who you are and how you live your life. You may not think so, but with practice you can change your …

12 Toxic Thoughts You Need To Drop For A Better Life

One of my mottoes is “Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life!” I’m a big believer that our thoughts and emotions shape our experiences. The problem …

Try This Barre Workout at Home!

Tone your thighs, arms, abs, and glutes with this ballet-inspired routine<p>Ballet-inspired barre workouts can help sculpt long, lean muscles. As part of our series <i>Your New Favorite Workout</i>, we're giving you an inside look at Figure 4 Barre, a class at Pure Yoga in New York City. The name Figure 4 is …

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The No-Excuses, Anytime, Anywhere Workout

Celebrity trainer Astrid McGuire will give it to you straight. “If you can carry a 5-pound purse everyday, you can hold 5-pound weights,” she says as …

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Quick Routine to Tone and Tighten the Legs

For the holidays, we're revisiting some of our favorite festive articles from the Beautylish archive. Enjoy!<p>Don’t be fooled by how simple this looks. …

4 Ways to Instantly Feel Better About Your Life

<i>By Matthew D. Della Porta , Ph.D. for YouBeauty.com</i><p>It's 3 a.m., and someone is screaming in my house. It's my 15-month-old daughter, and she is not happy. My lovely wife does her best to comfort her, but the screaming persists. At that point I know my job is to be gentle, positive and supportive …