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31 Hidden Gems On Amazon With Near-Perfect Reviews

There are a lot of amazing products in the world but it still never fails to astound me how flippin’ excited people can get over inanimate objects. …

10 unconventional habits that will improve your life dramatically

You’ve all heard the cliche success advice to “Work Harder” and “Read More”<p>So I decided to provide you with a few unconventional habits that will …

30 behaviors that will make you unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A select few are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own …

Motivation

The Insanely Simple 5-Ingredient Salad I Make at Least 3 Times a Week

Despite living in a city with one of the most diverse and vibrant food scenes in the world, I'm embarrassed to admit that repeated Seamless orders to …

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

• Their focus shifts from <i>why</i> they’re writing music to <i>what</i> their music has brought them. Consequently, they are either satisfied with their results and no longer have the drive to write more. Or, they desire to make more music but the fire (their “why”) is gone, and thus, they can’t create the same …

Success

23 Plant-Based Ways To Eat Protein If You're Cutting Back On Meat

No meat? NBD.

16 Practical Tips For Anyone Who Wants To Write A Book

If you want to write, you've got to read.

Announcing The 2018 Writing Challenge

January Writing Challenge: Seeing in a New Light<p>To welcome in the start of the new year, this month’s theme is “Seeing in a New Light”.<p><b>We challenge</b> …

Soy Meat Is Soy Yesterday: 5 New and Better Options

By Katie O'Reilly<p>Vegetarians, vegans and flexitarians are no longer satisfied with the soy-reliant faux meat of yesterday. Soybeans are almost always …

Why ghee is the elixir of life

I, like most Indians, grew up eating ghee and relished every drop of it. In the late 80s there was this vogue of banishing ghee from your diet …

315 Delicious Recipes For When You're Trying To Eat Lower Carb

Delicious breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack options, from all over the internet, that you'll definitely want to try.

17 Lower-Carb Meals For Busy Weeknights That Actually Look Delicious

Recipes that will make eating fewer carbs a beautiful thing.<p>Keep in mind that <b>you should always</b> check with your doctor before starting a new diet or nutrition plan. (That's especially true if you have diabetes; not all these recipes may be right for you.) Alright, it's time to dig in!<p>All nutritional …

This Doctor Is a Gut Expert—These Are the 3 Foods He Won't Touch

When your body is functioning at its best, it's like a finely tuned orchestra—every organ and system work in perfect harmony. But when one small …

Ray Bradbury: How to Find Your Genius

In his lifetime, Ray Bradbury wrote over 400 short stories and 11 novels — including <i>Fahrenheit 451</i>, his most famous work.<p>With such a prolific …

Two Tips That Instantly Improve Your Everyday Writing Forever

Do you see yourself as a writer?<p>If not, it’s time to change that perception. Because you are a writer. In fact, everyone is.<p>And I’ll tell you this: …

Fifteen Literary Journals That Respond Within A Month

Submitting to journals with a quick response time is one of the best ways to stay motivated, not in terms of writing, but in terms of submitting. …

Why Meditation Is Critical to Becoming a Bad-Ass

I believe everyone should meditate. Even you. But if you’re anything like I used to be, you’re totally uninterested.<p>The reason I avoided even trying …

Deal: Get a Lifetime ‘Hushed’ Second Line for iPhone for $25 at 92% Off

Ottawa-based developers of Hushed for iOS offer iPhone (and Android) users the ability to create a second phone number right on their device, …

Startup offers cheaper roaming without the chip-swapping hassle

It's a grim scene, international roaming. When a cross-border flight lands, you can tell who on the plane lives in the country you've arrived in, because they're the ones who take out their phones immediately. Unless, of course, someone on board has figured out a clever workaround.<p>Most of us face …

Can Yoga Make You Better At Walking In Heels?

There have been scores of studies showing the negative effects of wearing heels on a woman's body, but one yoga instructor claims it's less about the …

Shift Your Attitude to Create a More Positive New Year

As we near the end of 2013, many of us will naturally reflect on the past year. It’s easy to focus on the big things, either positive or negative, …

12 Ways to Calm the Overactive Mind

Gregg Prescott, M.S., <i>In5D Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Have you ever laid in bed trying to sleep while a constant stream of thoughts flow through your mind? Do …