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How to make yourself work when you’re not in the mood

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged …

Procrastination

How to Taste Gin Like a Pro

Gin is kind of having a moment right now. For distilleries, gin is a lot easier to get started with, simply because it doesn’t require barrel aging. …

Flavors

20 Best Bourbon Whiskeys

Exploring the wide world of bourbon whiskey–not to mention trying the best bourbons–is among the most rewarding hobbies an adult male can pursue. …

Bourbon Whiskey

Ford Fund commissions graffiti art from Michigan Central Station

The Ford Motor Co. Fund commissioned Corktown jewelry maker Rebel Nell to create a collection from flecked Michigan Central Station graffiti …

Michigan Central Station

10 small habits that have a huge return on life

Over the years, I’ve adopted many different “positive” habits.<p>To me, a habit is positive when it improves the quality of my life. A lot has been …

14 Benefits of Practicing Acceptance

Imagine that you’re stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic on the freeway, with glowing tail lights stretching ahead of you for miles. You anticipate that …

Mindfulness

30-day guitar challenge, day 12: Vamp like a pro with these funky chord shapes

<i>The 30-day guitar challenge culminates on</i> <i>World Guitar Day 2018</i><i>, a massive 24-hour online celebration of the guitar on 29 September.</i><p><b>30-day guitar</b> …

Electric Guitar

The 14 Best Bottles of Whiskey Under $25

Affordable whiskey sounds contradictory these days, with some new players on the block charging outrageous prices like $120 for a 2-year-old rye, and …

Ditch the Mixer—the 10 Best Sipping Rums Are Best Served Neat

When Captain Jack Sparrow asked "Why is the rum gone?" in <i>Pirates of the Caribbean,</i> we all knew where he was coming from. Even though swashbuckling …

Flavors

Give Your Brain a Boost

Many of us assume that, like crow’s feet and love handles, memory loss is inevitable as we get older. But recent research published in the journal …

Alzheimer's Disease

Marijuana legalization boiled down to 100 words for November ballot

Wondering what the marijuana legalization proposal is all about?<p>According to the Secretary of State, which has to whittle down the voluminous …

Cannabis

The 26 most underrated science-fiction books

Looking for hidden sci-fi gems?<p>When looking for a good sci-fi book, most of us don't need to be told the classics. <i>Dune</i>, <i>Foundation</i>, <i>Neuromancer</i>--you …

Science Fiction

15+ Creative Online Classes to Spark Your Imagination This Week

It’s an exciting time for many kids as they head back to school, but for working adults, it's just the start of fall. If you’re a grown-up who wishes that they too could be in the classroom, we’ve got good news. Learning a new subject is easier than ever with online classes and workshops. But don’t …

Photos

How Do You Know Which Photos to Keep or Ditch?

In photography, one of the most challenging tasks we have:<p>How do we know whether we should keep or ditch a certain photo?<p>This is what inspired me to …

Street Photography

How to Wipe and Wash Your Butt for Optimal Cleanliness

Because apparently, lots of people don't know.<p>If you feel a little bit clueless as to how exactly to keep things clean between the cheeks from wipe to wash, you're not alone. According to Reddit users, plenty of people actually don't know how to keep their downstairs squeaky clean.<p>"The number of …

Cleaning

The Best Workouts That Don't Require Any Equipment, According to Personal Trainers

Airports. Conferences. Deserted islands? You just never know when—and where—you might need to get in a quick sweat.<p>Here's some quick physics fun: A body at rest tends to stay at rest. That's the fitness version of Newton's First Law, and it means that humans will find literally <i>any</i> excuse to not …

Workouts

33 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

Google Maps is a Swiss Army Knife chock-full of hidden navigation, geospatial search, and customization tools. Here's how to unlock your map app's …

Maps

Breast orgasms are legit—here’s how to have one tonight

When most of us learned the rules of the hookup game, we were taught that second base isn’t much more than a quick stopover on the way to a home run. …

Advice

Takin’ It to the Streets with Asheville’s Urban Art

A Colorful City Itinerary<p>Art is everywhere in Asheville. Peek around an alleyway to find murals depicting the city’s underground history or drive …

Pinterest

12 Asheville Murals

Find colorful murals throughout Asheville, thanks to many talented artists. And, they are free to enjoy! Murals have beautified otherwise …

What you read matters more than you might think

A study published in the International Journal of Business Administration in May 2016, found that what students read in college directly affects the level of writing they achieve. In fact, researchers found that reading content and frequency may exert more significant impacts on students’ writing …

The 6 classics from The College Board: 101 Great Books list you should read right now

CommentsTo post comments please <br>log in register or Login with facebookSubheadline: Think classic literature is difficult, boring, or unrelatable? …

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …