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The Adorable Napping Baby Whose Dress-Up Adventures Went Viral Has Her Own Book Now

Joey still has no idea she's the queen of dress-up while she sleeps.<p>Back in August 2016, an adorable baby girl named Joey captured hearts on Instagram thanks to her adorable nap-time costume photos. Now she’s the star of a precious new book dedicated to her dress-up adventures.<p>Naptime With Joey is …

Parenting

JK Rowling’s 8 Rules of Writing

Last month, I brought to your attention Neil Gaiman’s rules of writing. He’s not the only accomplished writer who ascribes to a set of rules. Today, …

Creative Writing

10 Teas To Boost Your Health

<b>Published on</b> Clean Plates<p><b>By</b> Brittany Risher<p>Hot, iced, with honey, in a latte—tea is good in so many ways. Whether you reach for basic black, grassy green or one of the array of herbal options, each has its own set of health-boosting traits. The best way to get the most benefits is to enjoy a …

DIY Hanging Lounge Chair

I know I always get pretty excited about the projects on here but, seriously, this is one of my favorites! I’ve had a hanging chair on my to-make …

Woodworking

Top Vitamins for Women's Optimum Health and Wellnes

Millions of women are now starting to lead healthy lives, starting off with implementation of a healthy diet plan. A meal plan that is considered …

Teen leaves glasses in gallery, everyone thinks it’s art

A pair of glasses left on the floor became one of the main attractions at a gallery this week.<p>During a visit to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 17-year-old TJ Khayatan and his friends decided to play a practical joke on the rest of the visitors. The group had been wandering around the …

Art

How to craft the perfect playlist for productivity

Nothing has more of a negative impact on my workday than forgetting my headphones.<p>Like most people, music is a huge part of my life. I listen to the most music while I work, sifting through playlists, from neo classical to indie to electronica on what seems like a never-ending search for the …

Flute

9 Ways to Decorate With December’s Birthstone: Turquoise

December (aka the twinkling holiday month spent celebrating and gifting with family and friends) is finally here, and you’re reminiscing over the awesomeness that was 2015. Before trading in those calendars for a new year, try updating your space with a bold, quintessential winter color: turquoise. …

What Amazing Bosses Do Differently

We all know that job satisfaction often hinges on the quality of the relationships we have with our bosses. Yet in today’s rapidly evolving, 24/7 workplaces, it’s not always clear what managers should do to create the most satisfying work experiences and the happiest employees. My research into the …

9 Mantras That Will Keep You Mentally Strong During Tough Times

While it's often easy to be mentally strong when life is going well, your true strength becomes apparent through adversity. The loss of a loved one, a health problem, relationship issues, and financial troubles are just a few of the hardships most people face at one time or another.<p>The way you …

Why We Hurt Each Other: Tolstoy’s Letters to Gandhi on Love, Violence, and the Truth of the Human Spirit

In 1908, Indian revolutionary Taraknath Das wrote to Leo Tolstoy, by then one of the most famous public figures in the world, asking for the author’s support in India’s independence from British colonial rule. On December 14, Tolstoy, who had spent the last twenty years seeking the answers to …

Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, and More Perfect Philippe Halsman’s Jump Pose

18 Journals That Will Give Your Brain A Workout

Get ready to ~explore your mind.~

Creativity

12 Enjoyable Steps to a More Balanced Life

We tend to go over to the extremes in our search for more pleasure, when instead we should be looking for more balance if we want to live a happier …

Happiness

How to Recognize a Controlling Person

Those who try to control other people are, simply put, neither nice nor respectful. Controlling people are self-centered and immature. They are …

The Only Way to Improve Your Situation is to Improve Yourself

Self-improvement is multifaceted. To improve yourself, you must consider every aspect of the word self. This means improving your mind, your body, …

7 Tips For Kicking Anxiety's Ass

I had my first panic attack at age 20. It was a sunny day, and I was sitting in New York City's Union Square Park. Nothing was wrong. I wasn’t under …

The First Emoticon May Have Appeared in ... 1648

The discovery would push back the pre-history of the emoticon by (at least) 200 years.<p>A dedicated poetry reader appears to have discovered a smiley face in a poem from 1648, a find that would extend the pre-history of the emoticon back by about 200 years.<p>Editor Levi Stahl, publicity manager for the …

5 Easy Tricks to Bust Out of a Bad Mood

Bad moods are the worst, aren't they? Especially the ones that you just wake up with and can't shake. Those are the ones I really dislike. But as I've come to learn over the years, you can either make or break your own happiness. And while sometimes it isn't easy, no matter the circumstances, you …

The best photo apps for photographers

COVINGTON, Ky. — We love talking to folks about their favorite apps, and as a photographer who snaps thousands of smartphone shots every year, asking the question at a recent photo convention seemed like a great venue to do so.<p>We asked folks at the recent PhotoPro Expo here for some of their …

3 Personality Traits That Stress You Out!

<b>Three Personality Traits That Stress You Out!</b><p>Can you relate to any of these?<p><b>1. Are you a perfectionist?</b><p>Americans are obsessed with being the best. We always want to be number one. Our perfectionism about appearances, achieving great success in our careers or getting straight A's in school can set …

Dealing with Depression: 10 Ways to Feel Positive and Peaceful

<b>“Once you choose hope, anything is possible.” ~Christopher Reeve</b><p>I have suffered from depression since I was a teenager. My experiences have also …

Yes-You-Can Yoga Poses

Certain fitness feats—like finishing a 10-K in less than an hour or busting out 20 real-deal pushups—earn you instant respect. In yoga, holding a handstand (without the help of a wall) or bending your body in half (backward) is a quick way to stand out as a badass.<p>But crowded classes and at-home …

Yoga

The 5 Best Ways To Relax And How They Will Change Your Life

There’s no doubt that we live in a society where we’re always plugged in, stress levels are high and finding time for ourselves is like pulling …