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This 75-year Harvard study shows how to have lifetime joy

For over 75 years, Harvard’s Grant and Glueck study has tracked the physical and emotional health of two groups:<p>456 poor people in Boston from 1939 …

Happiness

Here’s why enjoying yourself is the key to success

In the eyes of a perfectionist, needing to have fun to be successful sounds self-indulgent. “No pain, no gain,” they harrumph. Under this mindset, …

The Happiest People Don't Let Their Minds Wander, According to a Harvard Study

There is an old saying: Happiness is a state of mind. As it turns out, it's true.<p><i>How does one overcome depression and anxiety? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mellissa O'Brien, mindfulness</b> …

Funiture Giant IKEA Wants to Help Restaurants Build Their Own Indoor Farms

The furniture chain is getting into the sustainable farming industry, one restaurant kitchen at a time.<p>Swedish home furnishing giant IKEA is known …

5 Questions Everyone Should Ask Themselves Daily to Achieve Success | Inc.com

Constant improvement is not easy. Whether it is a skill, or a positive quality, or a way of life you are looking to cultivate, staying on the positive side of the growth curve takes work.<p>My entire life, I have been immersed in worlds that have taught me how to continuously seek mastery and reinvent …

Motivation

A self-made millionaire says these are the 4 things you should do once you achieve success

But what happens once we reach it?<p>Most people don't think that far ahead, says Paul Scolardi, a self-made millionaire who has figured out how to continue thriving after achieving success.<p>Scolardi, who spent nearly two decades in corporate finance as a Certified Public Accountant, has been investing …

Is a six-figure salary bad for your health?

"I haven't had a manicure for three years, but I'm down to a healthy size 12, I book yoga into my schedule three times a week and I see my dad twice …

The Problem With 100% Land Value Taxes

A popular tax among neoliberals is a land-value tax. This is a tax on the value of land minus the value of any improvements. The most common critiques of the tax are about the practical difficulty of measuring land value, but I think there are deeper conceptual problems that remain even if you …

Real Estate

Why Every Apartment Dweller Wishes Their Place Was Prewar

What makes apartments built in the 1880s through the 1930s so covetable.<p>In New York City, prewar apartments come at a premium. Iconic addresses, like The Dakota, The Apthorp, The San Remo, get increasingly beautiful and expensive with age. Today, finding a prewar apartment in pristine condition is …

The 5 Daily Rituals That Will Make You Happy

You know what percentage of people are really happy? Not “oh, life is pretty good”, I mean people who are <i>flourishing</i>. They feel their lives are …

Happiness

Interior Shutters For Every And Any Room of the House

Believe it or not, there are plenty of ways to dress your windows than by dealing with curtains only. And that’s why we’re shining a light on an idea …

Google Earth Pro Is Now Available For Free

Today Google has announced that Google Earth Pro is now available for free. Google Earth Pro used to cost $399 per year. Google Earth is a geospatial software application that displays a virtual globe, which offers the ability to analyze and capture geographical data. Google Earth was created after …

Google Earth

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The Biggest Kitchen Design Mistakes

Here's what not to do.<p>These kitchen designers have seen it all, from stainless-steel overload to poor-quality cabinetry. Here they share the dos and don'ts of kitchen design.

Get Things Done While Standing – 10 DIY Standing Desk Designs To Get You Inspired

Standing desks are designed for writing, reading or working while standing up or sitting on a high stool. They feature benefits such as the fact you …

Furniture

Installing The STACT Modular Wine Storage System

I knew that anything designed by Eric Pfeiffer of Pfeiffer Lab was going to be awesome, so when I had the opportunity to get my hands on some STACT …

10 Ways to Make Your Home Happier

Create a cheery, inviting space.<p>From a fresh coat of white paint to choosing comfortable, neutral furniture, decorating experts share their advice on creating a cheery, inviting home.

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William Hanham's Last Albany Apartment at Piccadilly, London

<b>Name:</b> Ali & William Hanham <b><br>Location:</b> Albany, London, England <b><br>Size:</b> Two bedrooms, one bath <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Since 1811<p>During my visit to England this past …

Living Rooms

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Garage doors – a feature that should not be overlooked

Having a private garage definitely has its advantages. First of all, a garage of a protected parking space has multiple positive effects which can be …

Home Improvement

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Trendy Barware Ideas For Home Settings

Home bars are fun places to be. Nowadays, they are less often tucked away in the den but share the space of an open plan living room. A drinks bar …

Living Rooms

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Touches of Black: Sophistication in Décor

It’s been around for ages – the idea of incorporating a little bit of black into each space, that is. Black isn’t associated with sophistication …

Interior Design

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20 Things We Wish Someone Had Told Us At Graduation

So we decided to ask our editorial and senior staff here at Business Insider, "What do you wish someone had told you at graduation?"<p>Our colleagues had a lot to say, from how important it is to take care of your finances to not worrying about the first five years after graduation (you read that …

Amazing DIY Wine Storage Ideas

If your week has been anything like mine, you may need to take a minute to stop, breathe, and sniff the<p>rosestannins. When life gets hectic, that is …