Nia Meier

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9 Things You're Doing Wrong with Your Bedroom Décor

The place where you sleep should be a sanctuary.<p>Your bedroom should be the place where you find peace. It's where you sleep, love, dream, and are oftentimes the most vulnerable. "You want the space to be a calming refuge," says Alexander Reid, a head stylist at One Kings Lane. "You want to simply …

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The 12 Financial Pitfalls of Divorce

When you divide property and income with your spouse, each of you will have only half of what you had before, or perhaps less. If you don't have your …

Personal Finance

Getting Back in the Dating Game After a Divorce

Like most women after a divorce, I jumped into a relationship right away. In retrospect I should have taken some time for myself, but I liked him and I decided to see where it went. It lasted 18 months and ended in him cheating on me. I was devastated by this and how he handled the breakup -- it …

Relationships

The euro ‘family’ has shown it is capable of real cruelty

The seemingly indestructible Angela Merkel can go without sleep, and still manage a half smile and speak about Greece’s wish to remain in “the euro family”. This may sound reasonable and pleasant. All families have their little local difficulties, don’t they? But they work through them. People see …

Europe

Black and White Gallery Wall | Page 2 of 2

<i>*I wanted to give a quick welcome to the awesome BuzzFeed readers who are visiting my little corner of the internet for the first time! Thanks for</i> …

7 Reasons Why We Choose the Wrong Partner

The constant dissatisfaction, the rush, the way how we try to make everything happen fast -- these are just some of the things that force us into making decisions that would be better not to make sometimes. We say yes to things that with a clear mind we would never do so, but then and there it …

Enhance Kids Reading Skills with These iPad Interactive Stories

December 3, 2014<br>Below are three great iPad apps to enhance your kids reading skills through the use of interactive digital storytelling. The apps …

<em>Outside</em> Names the 20 Most Deadly Hikes in the World

Most people don't regard hiking as being a particularly dangerous activity. After all, millions of people go hiking on a regular basis, and most …

DIY Painted Plates

Give your table a colorfully customized touch for Thanksgiving, or your next dinner party, with this lovely DIY painted plate tutorial by Blair Stocker over on the creativebug blog.<p>By simply adding a little porcelain paint, you can transform your fine china into a ceramic coloring book that you can …

DIY

When Street Art Infiltrates The Ballet World, The Results Are Pure Magic

The New York City Ballet has developed a crush on the contemporary art world, and we couldn't be happier about it.<p>Last year the dance institution invited Brooklyn-based duo FAILE to liven up the 2013 season's repertory with its very own ballet-inspired exhibition. And this year the NYCB is …

Grazia

48 Ballet Dancers Recreate the Human Brain for TEDxAmsterdam

This seems to be the year of the creative TEDx trailer. Now, from my friends at TEDxAmsterdam comes The Human Brain -- a mesmerizing "trailer" for this month's event, themed Human Nature, featuring 48 dancers from The Dutch National Ballet and an utterly smile-inducing original song titled "Turn …

Immigration debate masks benefits to EU's top economies | Reuters

LONDON/BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) - An unemployed builder sits on the pavement, begging for small change next to a slogan saying “EU policy at work - British workers are hit hard by unlimited cheap labour”.<p>A man carrying a bag adorned with a British Union Jack flag steps into a bus departing from …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

Syrian refugees cling to stability in Iraq

<b>Domiz refugee camp, Iraq -</b> While the United Nations is warning that Lebanon could buckle under the pressure of hosting more than a million Syrian refugees, the situation in northern Iraq is a different story. Here, refugees forced from their homes by the war in Syria are slowly rebuilding their …

Refugees Head to Sicily in ‘Biblical Exodus’

Old dying towns are seeing new life thanks to thousands of refugees seeking asylum from Syria. With aid from the government, they’re rebuilding …

Desperate Syrians Trek Over 9,000-foot Mountain to Safety

MOUNT HERMON, Lebanon — As the late-day sun slipped behind the mountains in front of them, a ragtag group of around a dozen Syrians desperate to flee their country's bloody civil war set off on their treacherous nighttime trek across the rugged frontier into neighboring Lebanon.<p>Ahead of them: at …

Middle East

We're Obsessed: This Flat Iron Actually Improves the Health of Your Hair

We've tried out our fair share of cutting-edge hair tools, but rarely do we find one that completely changes our every day routine for the better -- …

Oi Va Voi - Refugee with Lyrics

Refugee Blues

Tribal Ink - Refugee

Oi Va Voi Refugee

Being a refugee is not a choice: Carina Hoang at TEDxPerth

To Be A Refugee (UNHCR)

Rise Against - Prayer Of The Refugee