Victoria Ashley

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Buddha Shakyamuni, 9th century

Thailand: Si Thep, Mon-Dvaravati period, 800-899<br>Sandstone<br>88 in. (223.5 cm)<br>The Norton Simon Museum

jedihobo:

Oh to be his neighbor.<p>Sometimes I really like humans.

How To Become A Fully Functioning Adult

I am a twenty year old woman-lady-girl-person. I cringe at thinking that I have entered adulthood and the stuff I do now, is so not cute and okay …

Ice Cream

Hybrid Illustrations by Anna Dittmann

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Liquid Watercolor Experiments

3 Silly Tricks That Speakers Need to Stop Using

You think you're souping up your presentation with these neat tricks. Your audience thinks you're torturing them.<p>You’ve no doubt heard the phrase "Death by PowerPoint." It’s a cutely exaggerated way of talking about boring presentations, right?<p>Not according to veteran presentation attendee Robin …

3 Powerful Reminders For When You Feel Stuck In Life

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/NOcngC<p>1. You don’t need to know where you are going to get somewhere great.<p>A car’s headlights …

Addicted To Caffeine? Jawbone’s Latest App Can Help

Caffeine is a horrible, terrible, gosh-darn-awful part of my daily life. Two cups in the morning. I’m addicted. So are many of you. We need caffeine in our blood to function. Or at least we think we do and Jawbone’s latest smartphone app will help monitor and better understand a person’s caffeine …

10-Minute Yoga for Stress Relief

Consider a 10-minute yoga break instead of a 10-minute coffee break. These four simple and effective yoga postures and deep breathing will help you feel calm, relaxed, and rejuvenated.<p>If you are feeling overwhelmed by an endless to-do list, constant emails filling your inbox, or just generally …

Self-care

My Drug and Alcohol History Reads Like a Sad Handwritten Book

By the time I acknowledged my defeat, I had two choices. I could continue on the road I was on, unwilling to accept help, eventually ending with death, or I could accept help, admitting I was powerless over alcohol and begin a road of recovery. I chose the latter.<p>There is such a sense of ownership …

San Francisco

Parents Urge Son To Invest In Improv Comedy Education

10 Reasons Why You Should Use Manual Focus

Years ago, photographers would observe a scene through their viewfinder and turn the focusing ring slowly to bring the scene into focus. Much has …

5 Secrets to Totally Transform Your Skin

The secret ingredient to perfect skin, no matter where you live or what you do.<p>The secret ingredient to perfect skin, no matter where you live or what you do.