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Why You're Bored with Your Relationship and How to Turn Things Around | Women's Health

Here's what it means if your relationship is giving you the yawns—and how to break out of a rut without breaking up.<p>Step 1: Stop Worrying<p>If you two have been together for a while, getting bored at some point is pretty inevitable. <i>Phew.</i><p>Our brains are hardwired to look for the newest, most exciting …

Don't Buy A DSLR

Just getting into photography? Great! When you're looking for a camera, keep on walking past those DSLRs--as of now, their moment is over.<p>You want to get more into photography. You've got somewhere between a few and several hundred dollars to spend on a camera. You want to learn a little bit about …

31 Healthy Breakfast Ideas And Recipes To Promote Weight Loss

31 Healthy Breakfast Ideas That Will Promote Weight Loss All Month Long<p>Time to kick your boring healthy breakfast routine to the curb—with these breakfast ideas, you'll be set for the whole month.<p>By now, you probably have that one healthy breakfast staple that gets you through the day—but who says …

Starbucks Holiday Drinks, Ranked According To Hype

It's that time of year again: Thanksgiving hasn't even hit and stores are already decked out in holiday cheer. Lights are up on trees, stars are hanging from street lamps and little red cups are out in full form. We're not talking about Solo cups, but the ubiquitous Starbucks holiday cups, of …

You Won't Believe How Simple—Yet Delicious—These Dinners Are

Fast and easy, with a miniature ingredient list: These dishes have it all.<p>Photo: Thinkstock<p>The Salmon with a Surprise Secret Ingredient<p>Photo: …

19 Facts All True Steak Lovers Should Know

We spoke with New York City's Old Homestead Steakhouse team (including owners Greg and Marc Sherry, and executive chef Oscar Martinez and his culinary team), as well as executive chef David Nichols at the Gerber Group and executive chef Paul Niedermann at BLT Prime Doral in Miami on the steak …

BBQ

8 Fantastic Fancy Hot Dogs

Tasting Table | Meaghan Agnew<p>We're calling it: Hot dogs are the new hamburger. The ballpark staple has graduated to the big leagues, appearing on the menus of venerated restaurants around the country. Here's a roundup of some of the country's most intriguing haute dogs, with a bonus nod to an A-1 …

7 Crucial Web Design Trends For 2015

Looking back at 2014, we can see some spectacular trends emerging in the web design landscape: code-free design platforms, parallax effects, …

UI Design

10 Weirdest Restaurants in the World

Spice up your eating experience at these incredibly weird restaurants around the world. You'll be dodging ninjas and dining out of a toilet in no time! Think we're kidding? Read on, because these restaurants have to be seen to be believed.<p><b>Modern Toilet, Taipei, Taiwan</b><p>Normally, your goal while …

United Arab Emirates

How To Find Out If Your iPhone Is Eligible For An Upgrade

Apple will announce the iPhone 6 on Tuesday, with a possible release date of Sept. 19.<p>The phone will probably come in two sizes and various capacities, and the phones could cost anywhere from $400 to $900.<p>But that's if you buy them off contract.<p>If you get a phone with a new two-year contract, the …

Mobile

24 Unusual Love Cards For Couples With A Twisted Sense Of Humour

Bit by bit, greeting cards are (regrettably) becoming a thing of the past. The more creative stationery artists and designers out there, however, are …

14 Essential Sichuan Eats (Beyond Hot Pot) in Chengdu and Chongqing

Though Chongqing Province and the city of Chongqing itself are no longer part of Sichuan Province (they split in the '90s), they share a culinary and cultural backbone. It's a foundation built on the slow, smoldering burn of dried chilies, the pungent bite of raw garlic, and mouth-numbing handfuls …

14 Spooky Horror TV Shows Worth Getting Scared By

TV has a grand tradition of churning out scary shows that rival even the most scream-worthy horror flick. There has been a steady flow of small screen thrillers, mysteries, and supernatural stories since the 1950s, and it doesn't look like the trend is letting up any time soon.<p>Netflix even got into …

Focus on the Skills You Have Instead of Following Your Passion

"Follow your passion," might be common career guidance, but is it good advice? Success can also come from refining the skills that you already …

Self-improvement

13 Musicians You Need to Listen to if You Love Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey’s much anticipated album, <i>Ultraviolence</i>, came out this week, and I’ve been listening to it all morning. It’s a slower sound than <i>Born to</i> …

Banksy's Street Art Reimagined in LEGO

What would it look like if Banksy's most famous street art pieces were reimagined in LEGO? What would the balloon girl look like and how would the rat on the wire appear? These are the questions photographer Jeff Friesen asked himself when he created his original series <i>Bricksy</i>. As he tells …

Lego

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Item Of The Day: Who Can Resist Waffles On Sticks?

So you’re thinking about having a few people over this weekend for brunch. You’ll put out some fresh-enough bagels, cream cheese, lox if you’re …

4 Short Films You Need to See

Why not take a break from your usual programming and watch some of the brilliant shorts our world has to offer? Thanks to the Internet, we have …

The Secret World of Fast Fashion

From 1960s Korea, through Brazil, to today's Los Angeles: Inside the world that brought you Forever 21—and those skinny jeans in your …

How to Measure the ROI from Your Ongoing SEO Efforts

A conversion can be a completed sign up to your email newsletter, which is considered a goal completion in Google Analytics, that will lead to revenue in the future or a purchase directly from your website.<p>The Multi-Channel Funnels report in Google Analytics is extremely helpful at visualizing …

Using Big Data And Game Play To Improve Mental Fitness

<i>This article was written together with Ellen M. Martin and Melinda Speckmann.</i><p>Games have been part of human culture for millennia. It is no surprise that elements of play can be powerful digital tools to grab our attention and keep us on a path to taking care of ourselves and others.<p>Big data is …

Customers

6 Volunteer Vacations to Experience

Yes, staying in a luxury hotel and parking your bum on the beach makes for an enjoyable getaway, but what if you're looking for a trip that's more meaningful? Innovative companies are unveiling enticing voluntourism (volunteer tourism) opportunities in a variety of locations, giving travelers the …

Pink & gold wedding | Mammoth wedding

Feb <i>5</i><p>Modern, pink and gold mountain wedding: Erin + Constantine<p>Categories Real Weddings<p>We’re a little bit jelly of Erin’s dress. She’s one of the …

Herman and Rosie: An Illustrated Ode to Finding a Sense of Purpose and Belonging in the Big City

<i>“Most people do not grow up … our real selves, the children inside, are still innocent and shy as magnolias,”</i> Maya Angelou wrote in her beautiful meditation on home and belonging. So how do those shy magnolias find a sense of purpose in a world of billions and amidst the hustle and bustle of a …

Why And How You Should Practice Mental Fitness | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

The importance of physical fitness is all over the media, and there is a good reason for that fuss. When you keep your body healthy, you will prevent …

Mental Health

What It Really Means to Work in Social Media

If you haven’t already met her, Jack in the Box has a social media intern on board in their commercials. She’s upbeat and bouncy, glued to her …