Alisha Agrawal

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10 Classics From High School English to Read or Read Again

Harper Lee<p>Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning examination of racism and justice told through the prism of a young girl’s coming-of-age is truly an extraordinary read. Between Harper Lee’s storytelling brilliance and the weighty issues she eloquently examines, <i>To Kill a Mockingbird</i> is well worth …

Literature

5 Short Mystery Novels Under 300 Pages That You Read In A Single Weekend

For most readers, there is nothing more satisfying than getting caught up in a good, long book, but it isn't always easy to find time to read a …

Books

7 Unexpected Habits That Help Balance Your Hormones Naturally That OB/GYNs Swear By

Hormonal imbalance can cause all sorts of unwanted health effects, ranging from unwanted breakouts to low energy and hair loss. However, just because …

Wellness

The top 10 under-the-radar world destinations to add to your travel bucket list

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These 20 Workouts From Jillian Michaels Are Guaranteed to Tone You From Head to Toe

With countless years of experience in the world of fitness, Jillian Michaels is one of those trainers you can't <i>not</i> listen to. She's done it all, from training celebrities to helping everyday people turn their lives around on <b>The Biggest Loser</b>.<p>Although it's not likely we'll all be able to train …

Fitness

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

1. Waste Time Feeling Sorry for Themselves. Mentally strong people have learned to take responsibility for their actions and outcomes 2. Give Away Their Power. Avoid giving others the power to make them feel inferior or bad 3. Shy Away from

How to lose weight with these 6 teeny tiny changes

How to lose weight with these 6 teeny tiny changes<p>Photo: Shutterstock<p>Crunches do not help you lose belly fat. And if you’re wondering how to lose …

Fitness

'Spinster' Author Kate Bolick Found Inspiration To Live Life On Her Own Terms From 5 Famous Female Authors

Being a single woman is rough these days, especially if you're happy as an uncoupled person. There's an immense societal pressure for young women to …

Books

If Your Goal Is to Lose Belly Fat, This Is the Routine You Should Be Doing

You've been working out, eating healthy, and losing weight, but you're still not seeing progress in your midsection. What gives? If you can't seem to …

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership, fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll …

If you're obsessed with "Fifty Shades of Grey," you'll love these 10 other books

With the release of <i>Fifty Shades Freed</i>, the last movie in the infamously sexy trilogy, it’s impossible not to think about the original book that …

Books

5 Cheap Natural Shampoos Dermatologists Swear By For Thinning Hair

There are a few major reasons why your hair may be thinner than usual: everything from aging to hormonal changes to medications are known culprits. …

26 Apps to Make Your Phone the Best Personal Assistant Ever | Inc.com

A mobile device loaded with the right apps can help a person get more done, stay informed, relax and save money. Here's a fresh list of apps more than two dozen high achievers are using every day.<p>Mosaic (Free for iOS and Android)<p>"Steven Sodebergh's new app is the best entertainment experience I've …

Apps

7 Powerful Things You Should Always Be Able to Say About Yourself | Inc.com

There are elements within ourselves that can either sabotage our success or lead us to greatness. In my bestselling book, <b>The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness,</b> I speak about seven characteristics that can lead you away <b>from your gaps,</b> your failures, your sabotaging self, and …

Leadership

Jeff Bezos Just Shared His 3-Step Formula for Success--and It's Absolutely Brilliant | Inc.com

Shockwaves were sent through the health care industry yesterday when three corporate powerhouses--Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase--announced they were teaming up in attempt to provide better health care for their collective employees (which currently number over a million people).<p>A …

Jeff Bezos

This is why your hair is falling out (AND how to stop it)

Rule number one: don't freak out...<p>Hair shedding is a part of every day life, yes it clogs up your shower drain, <i>and</i> yes, it means you have to vacuum …

Hair

Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy

Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you… Wrong, wrong and wrong.<p>Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about them …

There's a once-a-week HIV pill coming that will change the lives of millions of people

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have published a study that outlining a new capsule that can release HIV drugs within …

Falling In Love Isn’t A Choice: Things You Need Understand When Decide To Love Someone Unconditionally

Love is saying I see you, all of you, exactly how you are — and I still choose you.<p>Falling in love isn’t a choice; it’s an irrational chain of events …

Stories that appear to buy into hidden plots, from Franz Kafka to Thomas Pynchon, have an insistent appeal for readers looking to find out ‘what really happened’<p>While writing my third novel, UnAmerican Activities, I watched a lot of conspiracy theory videos on YouTube. The book is a series of …

Paranormal

10 Incredible Typography Artists You Should Know

Typography is everywhere. It’s found on street signs, in the subway, on posters, in magazines, and of course, the Internet. It may sound a little invasive, but most typefaces you see around you have been carefully designed with an aim to express a specific feeling, brand identity, or to help …

Typography

How to Train Your Brain to Improve Performance

When most people consider the concept of brain training to improve learning, they tend to think of those online game programs or puzzles that are …

Husband has sweetest reaction after wife makes drastic hairstyle change

People have been moved by a doting husband's reaction to his wife's drastic hairstyle change.<p>Twitter user @PraizeKirkwood shared a video capturing …

This Setting on Your Phone Can Help You Get Insane Amounts of Work Done | Inc.com

Every time you unlock your phone's home screen, there are texts and emails begging a reply. Instagram photos begging to be liked. Tweets begging your commentary.<p>You could try this trick from a former Google designer to help curb your smartphone addiction. Here's another simple trick to take your …

20 Vegetarian Dishes From Across The Globe That Are Worth Ditching Meat For

If you love to travel, you know that wherever you go, if good food is available, the trip is already a halfway hit!<p><b>And even though India rules when</b> …

Doctor with rare disease racing to save his own life

David Fajgenbaum, a 32-year-old doctor at the University of Pennsylvania, is racing to find a cure for Castleman disease, an illness that’s “like a mix between an autoimmune disease and a cancer.” Fajgenbaum is not only devoting his life to this cause for other patients – he’s been battling the …

Ryan Reynolds Wished Zayn Malik A Happy Birthday With The Funniest Video

This might be a hot take, so just prepare yourselves: Even though there are a plethora of hot guys named "Ryan" in Hollywood, my favorite one, by …

12 of the best British short stories you've never read

Short stories are underrated.<p>If you were asked to name a famous novel, or even a famous poem, you could probably rattle off at least a handful quite …

Rhye’s Tender New ‘Song For You’ Is Music To Fall In Love To

Music can tie us to a moment in time, to a memory, or even to a person. It could be the song that was playing in a car on a first date or a lyric that slipped into a conversation. And once we care about someone, it is often what we share to express ourselves or to feel a closeness. Rhye’s Mike …

The Importance of Working Physical Fitness into Your Busy Schedule

At times when you are a working mother, it can feel like the clock on the wall isn’t providing you enough time to get everything done that you want …