Morgan Batts

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20 practical tips for understanding your mind

Meditation has helped me to form all my other habits, it's helped me to become more peaceful, more focused, less worried about discomfort, more appreciative and attentive to everything in my life. I'm far from perfect, but it has helped me come a long way.<p>Probably most importantly, it has helped me …

Meditation

7 Science-Backed Ways To Get Happy Right Now

The happiness model we’re taught from a young age is actually completely backward. We think we work hard in order to achieve success and that …

Why It's Important To Schedule "Worry Time" Every Day

We have all experienced the 4 a.m. loop of thoughts that refuse to cease. Whether we're tormented by financial anxiety, fears about losing our …

15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy

Here is a list of 15 things that, if you give up on them, will make your life a lot easier and much, much happier. We hold on to so many things that …

7 Habits For A Mindful, Stress-Free Morning Routine

If you consider yourself a member of the stressed-out crowd, it's time to rethink your mornings.<p>One of the best stress-management techniques I've …

Mindfulness

Meditation For People Who Don't Meditate (A 12-Step Guide)

Congratulations! You want to meditate, but you’re not sure what to do. If you’re one who can’t handle too much esoteric sweetener in your spiritual …

7 Habits For Your Happiest & Healthiest Life

Why is it that the changes we promise to make on New Year’s Day are so easily broken just a few days later? Why is it that sticking with new, healthy …

A Simple Morning Routine To Feel Happy & Productive Every Day

I used to wake up each morning with no time to get ready. I'd be totally rushed and scrambling to get out of the door. The rest of the day, I'd be …

The Lazy Girl Guide to Foundation

Whether you’re a chronic snooze button pusher or just too lazy for a complicated routine, it’s hard to find the time to do your makeup in the …

Girl Guides

How To Make DIY Gold Leaf Abstract Art

Hey ya'll! <br>I'm taking a break from renovation updates for a week or two. I have <i>so</i> much to tell you. I can barely stand the wait, but I think it's …

The Jungalow

Whether your kitchen is a tiny little thang or a place of grandeur, adding a few colorful and unique pieces to it is a game changer! Wanna know how …

Home Decorating

To-Do List Apps; Five to Use Instead of Reminders

If creating to-do lists and settings reminders is your favorite way to stay organized, you might want to consider ditching the native iOS Reminders app for a third-party upgrade. There are plenty of options on the market that are easy to use and incorporate additional functions. Here’s a list of …

Apps

20 Life Hacks of the Super Wealthy

Here's a tip: stop blaming failures on bad luck.<p>In today’s digital age, people are growing more and more interested in how to become financially …

Self-improvement

What I Mean When I Say 'I Have Anxiety'

<i>Trigger warning</i><p>For most people I talk to, when I tell them I have an anxiety disorder, they nod their head and tell me it'll be okay. When I tell them, "I'm sorry, I'm having a bad anxiety day, can we reschedule?" They smile and tell me there's nothing to worry about and if I just get out of bed, …

Relationships

2016 Free Printable Calendar: Artist Collaboration Project

I am so excited about today’s post because it’s a very special project and collaboration that I have been working on with some seriously amazing …

Art

Inspiring DIY ideas for a creative home

I can’t believe in all these years I have never written a post on how to choose the perfect white paint color for trim throughout your home. It’s …

Joanna Gaines

Kevin Hart's Total-Body Workout Will Kick Your Ass

Kevin Hart's personal trainer takes us through the funnyman's very serious workout.

Kevin Hart

Look, You Need This Sweater

As far as strange yet happy bedfellows go, the world has seen its share. There’s the persistent coupling of Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden. There’s that Japanese-Jewish restaurant in Brooklyn. There’s the cronut, which still draws a line down the block at the break of dawn. All better together, but …

A Workout You Can Crush Even if You Have Bad Knees | Women's Health

Exercise 1 Kneeling Hip Flexor Stretch<p>Kneel down on your left knee with your right foot on the floor and your right knee bent at a 90-degree angle. Extend your right arm upward <b>(A).</b> Tuck your pelvis under slightly so that you feel a stretch in the front of your left hip. Hold for 10 seconds. Gently, …

33 Insanely Clever Upgrades To Make To Your Home

Your dream home is only a few DIY projects away.

Home Improvement

9to5Toys Last Call: Free yr. of ShopRunner, Crazy Taxi on iOS free, Harman Kardon Precision headphones $65, more

Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed,Facebook, Google+ and subscribe to the new Safari push notifications feature.<p><b>Today’s can’t miss deals:</b><p><i>Last Call updates:</i><p>Apple 2TB Time Capsule (previous generation) $160 shipped (Reg. $290)<br>• D-Link AV2 …

Contributing to an IRA? Make It a Double

As April 15 gets nearer, one of the most popular last-minute ways to cut your tax bill is to contribute to an Individual Retirement Account.<p>But if …

Pet Grooming on a Budget -- Savings Experiment

How to Use Selective Focus for More Creative Images

Ansel Adams and his work remain central to photography discussions; he’s been a source of inspiration and emulation for generations of photography …

Landscape Photography

How to online shop like a ninja: genius money-saving tips

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 …

Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray

This stuff is incredible. I have incredibly fine hair, and not a lot of it - my ponytails are the saddest thing ever. However, this product gives my …

The Silver Lining

The Best DIY Hair Treatment Made from Unlikely Ingredients

Tomorrow is St. Patty’s Day! If your fridge is already stocked with holiday essentials, you may have everything you need for this DIY from Alexis …

Hair Care

Divergent Nail Art