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The Magic Web Design and Development Tools You Must Know

If website designing is your passion and this is what you crave all day long, then we have just done the right work for you and compiled the full …

How to tell whether you can afford to retire early

<i>I'm 62 years old and concerned that I might lose my job. If that happens, would I be able to retire early on the $500,000 I have in my retirement accounts? --Michael M.</i><p>The answer comes down to how much annual income you can realistically expect to count on the rest of your life if you stop working …

3 Tax Deductions That Could Lead to an Audit

These write-offs raise the biggest red flags.<p>Getting audited is many taxpayers’ worst nightmare, but that shouldn’t stop you from taking advantage of …

10 High Performance Habits That Lead To Success

You can’t expect to <i>get the results high performers do</i>, if you don’t adopt <i>the habits high performers have</i>. When you look at the successful people of …

"Helicopter" Parenting May Backfire at Doctor's Office

In a new national poll, researchers discovered parents of teens may struggle letting go of the reins when it comes to their children’s health …

Teens with open and respectful parents are less likely to try drugs

According to an American study published in the Drug and Alcohol Dependence Journal, parents' behavior can have an impact on their teens' attraction …

17 hilarious parenting comics that are your life.

You might remember our recent article filled with hilarious reality, "15 parenting comics that are almost too real."<p>Well, cartoonist and father of …

Parenting

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See the first ultra-high resolution, 3D scan of the entire human brain

An international research team has produced the first-ever ultra-high resolution 3D digital reconstruction of a complete human brain. At the …

5 Lessons From My Grandfather's Love Letters

I recently came across the love letters of my grandparents.<p>They were married almost 40 years before my grandfather died and were a great example of a healthy marriage. My grandmother was the oldest of five children from a single mom and quit school to help provide for the family. From the letters …

Relationships

Short Workouts for Social-Emotional Learning

There's a radical - and wonderful - new idea here . . . that all children could and should be inventors of their own theories, critics of other …

An Incredibly Helpful List of 71 Free Online Courses and Tutorials

When you have many thoughts in your mind, it can be overwhelming. Maybe you won’t be able to focus on just the thing you’re working on because of …

Apps for Learning - Art

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 apps, How to, latest<p>So here we are, 7 months after the original Apps for Learning article and we reach the last one of …

There's a new crop of coding toys for techie tykes

NEW YORK (AP) — Want even your younger kids to join the tech revolution by learning to code? Maybe you should get them a robot — or at least a video …

Kids

A marketing company asked kids if a woman could do Santa's job — the answers were cringeworthy

If Santa was a woman, could she do the job?<p>Marketing company Anomaly teamed up with RSA Films to ask kids if a woman had what it takes to be Father Christmas. Their answers were an almost unanimous "no."<p>"We tested the idea by asking my kids, and their answers were uncomfortably surprising," said …

Father Christmas

Clever Illustrations Reflect Hilarious Human Behavior

Graphic designer David Olenick perfectly illustrates the humor of bad decisions, excuses, and basic human behavior. Olenick's designs are cleverly executed with a handy array of puns and a quirky cast of characters. From a tough guy name badge that reads: “HELLO MY NAME IS: keep walking” to the …

Behavioral Sciences

Ingenious teacher uses LEGOs to make math fun & understandable for kids

Awesome educator Alycia Zimmerman of New York City is using her students’ favorite plastic blocks to help them learn math skills. The third grade …

How do you balance supporting your child’s interests while also achieving the academic goals you believe they need?

One of the main reasons I began homeschooling was so I could support my children’s interests. We all learn better and retain information when we are …

Learning

25 Decor Ideas That Make Small Bathrooms Feel Bigger

Before you contemplate moving, you need to check out this list.<p>Whether it's a tiny powder room or a shower stall with barely enough room to scrub, a small bathroom can make mornings even worse than they already are. But you don't need to move, you just need some strategic styling. We've got 20+ …

‘Shakespeare’s Guide to Parenting’: Wry advice from the Bard

By Ron Charles<p>, Editor, Book World<p>Romance tips? Perfect.<p>How to kill a king? Nobody better.<p>But who turns to Shakespeare for <i>parenting advice</i>?<p>Let’s face it: Somebody should have called Social Services on Juliet’s father years ago. And Hamlet’s mom needs Carolyn Hax on speed dial.<p>But James Andrews …

Parenting

Yogurt could be the key to happiness: The surprising link between your gut and your mental health

Research suggests the bacteria in yogurt may help relieve anxiety and stress by reducing a specific brain activity<p>Reynard Loki<p>December 16, 2015 8:30am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Scientists have long known that the brain sends signals to the gut, a process that reveals why …

The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

5 Things I'm Loving This Week (plus a little update on my goals/plans for 2016!)

It’s been a f-u-l-l few weeks and I didn’t even get a chance to get this Saturday post up until now! I’m headed out to Colorado Springs for a radio …

4 Things That Might (or Might Not) Exist in the Human Body

Scientists have managed to sequence the human genome, image the human brain and harness stem cells for complex medical research, among many other …

How We Discovered The Dark Side Of Wearable Fitness Trackers

Wearable technologies like fitness trackers are becoming hugely popular, leading many to speculate about the potential for implantable technologies …

Top 10 Fitness

9 Workouts Allure Editors Swear By

As editors at Allure, we experiment endlessly with our hair, makeup, and skin regimens (it's something of a job requirement). We've put all forms of fitness to the test, too. Whether we want to dial up flexibility, kill stress, increase mental sharpness, or justify pasta-carbonara-and-red-wine …

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