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A guide to Facebook etiquette after someone has died

When someone you love passes away, turning to Facebook can be a profoundly helpful way of processing that loss and expressing your grief. But, for …

Social Media

This video of 2 cats ringing bells for treats is purrfect

Ring a bell get a treat. It’s a concept as old as Pavlov himself, perhaps owing to the fact that he coined it.<p>Anyway, hey would you look at these two …

Pets

25 Minutes. 13 Moves. One Total-Body Pilates Workout That Burns So Good

There are some sweat sessions that leave you wondering if you even got a good workout. And then there are others that make you shake, sweat, and feel …

Here are the 11 fastest-growing apps in the US

That's according to the measurement and analytics firm comScore, which ranked the 11 fast-growing apps in the country over a period of two years — December 2014 to December 2016. ComScore only measured the growth of unique users over the age of 18.<p>Ride-hailing apps like Lyft and Uber broke the top …

Can IKEA Make Hydroponic Gardening Catch On With the Masses?

Last year, IKEA released a line of indoor hydroponic gardening products in the UK. The process, for those unfamiliar, entails growing plants without …

4 reasons why people ignore facts and believe fake news

The new year has brought us the apparently new phenomena of fake news and alternative facts, in which black is white, up is down, and reality is up for grabs.<p>The inauguration crowds were the largest ever. No, that was not a "falsehood," proclaimed by Kellyanne Conway as she defended Sean Spicer's …

Inclusive UX Education: Designing a Free Online Learning Curriculum

Skyrocketing university tuition and pricy unaccredited boot camps aren’t helping to bring socioeconomic diversity to the field of UX. That’s why I’ve …

Who orgasms most and least, and why

<b>(CNN) —</b> More and more studies are shedding light on the "orgasm gap," which refers to how men orgasm during sex more frequently than women.<p>But why does this gender gap exist, and what can be done to achieve orgasm equality? After all, about 40% of women experience sexual dysfunction, associated …

Don't Waste an Inch: Ideas for Using a Really Narrow Room

Have you got a landing, a spare room, a bit of hallway—any particularly small sliver of space in your home that's searching for its purpose? Narrow …

13 Actually Stylish Ways to Organize Your Kids' Never-Ending Toys

Designers would definitely approve of these stylish ideas.<p>Building blocks covering every floor in your home is <i>not</i> a good look, but most parents know it's just the reality of having children. To encourage you, and your kids, to put dolls and LEGOs away after use, we're sharing some of the most …

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.<p>According a study published in the American College of Science and Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal, the combination of aerobic and resistance training performed at a high-intensity can be extremely …

James Corden Tries To Count The Lies Of Donald Trump And Can't Keep Up

"This is the first administration where the public is aging faster than the president."<p>James Corden on Wednesday used a Washington Post report to skewer the legions of “false or misleading statements” that President Donald Trump has made in his first 34 days in office.<p>“The Late Late Show” host …

Alessia Cara Braves Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Wheel Of Musical Impressions’ With Impressive Results

Stream The Best New Albums This Week From Nine Inch Nails, Teyana Taylor, And Dawes<p>Derrick Rossignol 06.22.18 2 days ago<p>All The Best New Indie Music From This Week<p>Philip Cosores 06.19.18 5 days ago<p>All The Best New Music From This Week That You Need To Hear<p>Philip Cosores 06.18.18 6 days ago<p>Stream …

Music

14 Short Hairstyles That You Must Try in 2017

Sometimes life just gets turnt. Take all of 2016 for example. The bad vibes have even spilled into 2017 (with women’s issues on our minds and the loss of MTM) so we must push on, stay positive and keep our sh*t together. And we know of one bona fide way to both metaphorically and literally lift the …

6 Cool Things To Do If Someone Hurts You

Have you ever felt so upset with someone for hurting your feelings that you didn't want to ever speak to them again? It's a common scenario: someone says something that's rude, accuses you of doing something wrong, or in some way makes you defensive. But does harboring dislike, revenge, even hate, …

Funny Pictures – January 6, 2017

An old friend from home is pregnant. This is how they announced on Facebook. <br>viaYou can hear the ‘Muhuhahahahah’ <br>viaKim Kardashian got competition. …

The Downsides of Being Very Emotionally Intelligent

Gemma is extremely caring and sensitive. She pays a great deal of attention to others’ emotions and is kind and considerate. Gemma is also quite optimistic. She is usually upbeat and remains positive even in the face of bad news. Her colleagues love working with her because they see her as a beacon …

Emotional Intelligence

How to Lose Weight Fast Without Crash Dieting

Yes, it’s possible.<p>Crash diets are the freaking worst. While you might be motivated to lose weight fast, by day four of whatever bananas diet you're on (hopefully not literally a diet of bananas), looking puffy sounds a lot more appealing than 24 more hours of chicken breast and spinach.<p>Because we …

7 books that will change the way you work in 2017

Over the past year, we've covered a bunch of books that redefine "work" and offer solid tips for making it a less terrible way to spend your time.<p>Our list is a diverse sampling of advice and strategies from business-school professors, psychologists, and career coaches — all with the same goal of …

The 40 best books of 2016 you must read immediately

The Post’s books team on the titles they most loved — and some that, curiously, escaped notice.<p>by Paul Kalanithi (Random House)<p>On page one, this …

Books

5 Thoughtful Ways To Raise Respectful Children

"I gave you a warning two minutes ago. Let's go," she says. He shakes his head, expressing he'd like to stay a little longer, "I'm going to count to …

20 of Steven Wright's Funniest Jokes

Don't get too excited, but today is the deadpan comedian's 61st birthday. To celebrate, here are 20 of his funniest jokes.<p>1. "It's a small world, but …

A Guide to Parental Controls By Device

Smartphones. Tablets. Gaming systems. With so many options, it seems almost impossible to limit what (and how much) your child views. Don’t worry: We’ve got a plan to regain control.<p>Despite the American Academy of Pediatrics’ recommendation to select and view online content together with your …

Kids

19 easy ways to decorate the walls of your home (they will be fantastic!)

Have you given thought to adding some creativity to the walls of your home? Whether it be through some fantastic wallpaper, brilliant color or …

Only 7 Percent of Employees Are Productive (But Most Are Miserable)

The proof is in the data -- remote work leads to more productive companies.<p>Do you want your team to be happier and more productive? Then stop making everyone work in an office.<p>A growing body of research suggests that remote work helps people be more productive -- upending the idea that teams must …

The Workplace

How to Keep Sex Hot for Life

We're sure you and your fiancé have an amazing, vitally-alive sex life. However as your wedding day nears, your thoughts occasionally slip to those trepidatious stories you hear about how lovemaking can lose its luster as kids, responsibilities — ok, <i>life</i> rolls in like a tide. True, the newlywed …

High Heels

Sleep Deprivation Affects Some Regions Of The Brain More Than Others, New Study Finds

A new study has shown that sleep deprivation affects some parts of the brain more than the others. For example, regions dealing with problem solving …

Online Safety: Why Parents Should Never Snoop On Their Kid's Phone

When I first started as a family counsellor, back in the “analogue days,” parents would sheepishly confess that they'd found their child’s diary and …

Why It's 'Self-Reg,' Not Self-Control, That Matters Most For Kids

As parents, it can be natural enough to conclude that when our kids act up or act out — at home, at school, away at the beach or park on family summer vacation — we should tell them to calm down and be sure they follow through.<p>After all, isn't it our job to teach our kids to learn some self-control?<p>…

selfreg

4 Tantric Practices To Build Intimacy In Your Relationship

<i>Summer’s the perfect time to focus on feeling your best—and we’d like to offer some inspiration. So, this Fourth of July weekend only, we’re knocking</i> …