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10 Websites to Use When You Want Luxury Hotel Rooms for Cheap

Having a five-star taste can be quite a burden on your wallet, especially when trying to plan extravagant trips to far off places. One of the most …

Four Things to Never Compromise on in a Relationship.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>1</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) In life, you have to uphold a certain code for yourself. Whether it is in how you deal with people …

How To Know When You Need A Mental Health Day

Madalyn Parker, a web developer in Ann Arbor, Michigan, emailed her colleagues to say she’d be using two sick days to focus on her mental health. The company’s CEO, Ben Congleton, responded by thanking her for helping “cut through the stigma of mental health.”<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p>Parker shared his …

Mental Health

How to unsend your last Gmail message

We’ve all sent an email that we immediately regretted sending. Maybe you broke up with someone rashly. Maybe you told your boss what’s what, only to …

5 privacy settings you should change in Windows 10

With its Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft is attempting to be more transparent with its privacy settings. It may have simplified some of the language of its policies, but there is still work to be done.<p>Here are five privacy-related settings you can change for a less invasive and more secure …

This Must-Watch Video is a Great Way to Introduce Your Kids to Consent

The idea of ‘consent’ has been on the public’s collective mind a lot of late. But how do you even begin to have this difficult, yet essential parent-child conversation? This video by a mom-daughter team will make it so much easier.<p>The concept of consent has become a hot-button topic that's all over …

Parenting

Can You Solve 'Einstein's Riddle?'

In this TED-ED video, we're presented with what's called "Einstein's Riddle." As the video-makers admit, it apparently has nothing to do with …

How to Make Memorial Day Meaningful to Kids

Memorial Day is the gateway to summer. And it’s a great holiday: no presents to buy or turkey to bake, just family, food, and parades.<p>But it also has …

Kids

This bizarre train track optical illusion will mess with your mind

LONDON — Fair warning: this is one of those things that will make your brain hurt.<p>BBC trainer Marc Settle recently stumbled across a …

Watch This Reporter Break Down Laughing About A ‘Defecation Emergency’ And Hold It Together Yourself

Laughter is wonderful and contagious. It has the power of bringing people together, making them feel good, and possibly costing the their jobs. Wait, what? People get fired for laughing? Well, one reporter in New Zealand might after she broke down uncontrollably during a segment on a “defecation …

New Zealand

When Are You Really an Adult?

In an age when the line between childhood and adulthood is blurrier than ever, what is it that makes people grown up?<p>It would probably be fair to call Henry “aimless.” After he graduated from Harvard, he moved back in with his parents, a boomerang kid straight out of a trend piece about the …

Council handles daycare-closure issue with kid gloves, postpones decision

After close to three hours of discussion, the same city councillor who chaired the Day Care Review Committee asked council to defer their decision …

Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 - Telegraph

3 secrets to dealing with anger the right way, according to neuroscience

And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that's not going to be good for anyone…<p>I've talked before about how to deal with others who are angry and irrational, but how can you control those emotions in <i>yourself</i>?<p>Looking at the neuroscience, there's a right way and a wrong way to do …

You Will Not Regret Watching This 89-Year-Old Make His Stand-Up Comedy Debut

Before you think this is another “adorable old person” video, trust me on this: Our elders make great stand-up comedians. Why? I will tell you, my dear children: Because after spending all these decades on Earth and putting up with the likes of us and the other people who came before us, the …

Make What You Say Sound Better And More Eloquent

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

18 facts you didn't know about how amazing your body is

Body positivity is a growing concept that many people struggle with, regardless of gender, age or race. However, the human body is full of surprises …

Why Is There An ‘R’ in Mrs.?

There are a couple of odd things about the title <i>Mrs</i>. First, the word it stands for, <i>missus</i>, looks strange written out that way in full. In fact, …

Language

They want kids to be robots: Meet the new education craze designed to distract you from overtesting

<b>(NI QIN via iStock)</b><p>“Reformers” talk about mindfulness as if it’s an answer, not just another way to sneak corporate culture in schools<p>David Forbes<p>November 8, 2015 4:59pm (UTC)<p>From inner-city classrooms to wealthy boarding schools the mindfulness juggernaut has hit education. A recent Atlantic …

Mindfulness

Six-year-old boy’s sassy answer to maths problem beats anything we did at his age

Kids say and do the darndest things, but this one boy’s darndest thing has outdone us all.<p>Reddit user Fiona, who goes by the name irishchick14, …

This is the skill that determines your child’s future employability

Whether a college education is becoming obsolete is debatable. The competitive advantage is shifting away from the smartest people in the room to those who can relate to others—those with a high emotional intelligence and strong interpersonal skills. Harvard economics professor David Deming’s …

Fred Rogers

Amy Schumer Comedy Routines Everyone Should Know

The MTV Movie Awards air tonight, and comedian Amy Schumer is hosting. Schumer has been a breakout star over the past few years thanks to the success of her sketch series <i>Inside Amy Schumer</i> and her 2013 stand-up special <i>Mostly Sex Stuff</i>. Schumer’s honest, no-holds-barred comedy has found her a huge …

Tenant Rights

A look at the often misunderstood and confusing rights of tenants.<p>Photo by George Welcher from the Torontoist Flickr pool.<p>With rental vacancy rates …

Housing

20 Years of Cleaning Tips: Scrub Your Way to a Gleaming Home

We've been cleaning for more than two decades. Okay, not continuously, but let's just say we know how to use <i>all</i> our vacuum-cleaner attachments at this point. Over the years, we've shared our best solutions for tackling household tasks, and to our delight, you've written to tell us how these tips …

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

Dessert

Louis C.K.’s 10 Funniest Moments

Louis C.K. struggled as a stand-up comic for 15 years, telling the same inane jokes. Then he became a father. One night onstage, he called his …

Comedy

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Relationships: The danger of being just friends

There was one lonely message in my inbox: "I miss our friendship." This isn't a story of reconciling with my high-school boyfriend or of breaking up …