LifeStyle: Smart Living

10 Ideas for a Relaxing Stay-at-Home New Year’s Eve

Thursday  19:50,   29 december 2016
MoneyTalksNews

There's no law that says you have to go out, dress up or drink Champagne for the occasion. Here are tips for a sweet celebration at home. Holiday shopping, wrapping, parties and more leave some of us too pooped to pop the cork on an[...]

Cat Finds New Home After 13 Years Confined to an Attic

Thursday  00:35,   29 december 2016
Good Housekeeping

She was adopted just six weeks after the Humane Society's rescue.Earlier this month, the Humane Society of New York received a disturbing call from a man who admitted to confining his cat - who didn't have a name but boasted striking[...]

7 Power Affirmations for Making 2017 Your Most Successful Year Yet

Wednesday  00:35,   28 december 2016
Greatist

I love a well-timed affirmation. I stick them on Post-it notes throughout my apartment, especially on the mirrors; I have three alarms on my phone that go off throughout the day with various power statements; and I repeat numerous declarations to[...]

The Best Writing Advice of 2016

Tuesday  23:20,   27 december 2016
The Atlantic

2016 was not an easy year to be a writer. Not just because of the constant, concentration-wrecking pull of our devices, their glowing screens beckoning with the promise of fresh horrors. I’ve spoken with many writers, in recent months, who seem to[...]

10 Delightfully Strange Patents

Tuesday  23:05,   27 december 2016
Mental Floss

Human ingenuity knows no bounds—as these patents show. 1. REWARD CANDY DISPENSERPatent: US 5823386 APublished: 10/20/1998As any multitasker knows, it can feel impossible to sit at a computer and focus on work that needs to get done. What if[...]

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Winter Solstice

Thursday  21:50,   08 december 2016
Mental Floss

<p>Amid the whirl of the holiday season, many are vaguely aware of the approach of the winter solstice, but how much do you really know about it? Whether you’re a fan of winter or just wish it would go away, here are 10 things to note—or even[...]

Hike with your pup at these dog-friendly national parks

Wednesday  15:36,   23 november 2016
MSN

There is no need to leave your dog at home when visiting these dog-friendly national parks.Don't let pesky red tape get in your or your dog's[...]

This Pill Could Help Your Dog Live Longer | Not just in dog years

Monday  21:06,   21 november 2016
PureWow

Not just in dog[...]

The 6 Toxic Traits of Workplace Gossips

Saturday  19:50,   05 november 2016
Entrepreneur

People who have nothing nice to say seldom leave it unsaid. Understanding their miserable motives is key to dealing with them effectively. Click to expand Your browser does not support this video [...]

7 Email Mistakes to Avoid at Work

Saturday  19:49,   05 november 2016
Square

Not surprisingly, digital communication accounts for a large portion of professional interaction these days.&nbsp;Becoming a slave to your[...]

Over 50 Percent of Women Reported Experiencing Sexual Harassment at Work in a New Survey

Saturday  19:49,   05 november 2016
Daily Intelligencer

The younger a woman is, the higher the likelihood.There are any number of reasons why women don't report sexual harassment to their superiors, mainly fear of losing their jobs or retaliation after coming forward. One woman, who responded anonymously [...]

7 Body Language Mistakes to Avoid at Work

Saturday  19:42,   05 november 2016
Square

How we carry ourselves on the job can be just as important as what we say.&nbsp;How we carry ourselves on the job can be just as important as what we[...]

Is your workplace toxic or do you just hate your job?

Saturday  19:42,   05 november 2016
SheKnows

Is your job making you miserable?When you live in country in which bashing jobs and horrible bosses is a popular national pastime, it becomes increasingly difficult to distinguish between workplaces that are mind-numbingly boring and suck the soul[...]

4 dogs who have redefined "man's best friend"

Saturday  19:14,   05 november 2016
USA TODAY

Aug. 26 is National Dog Day, and while you may be celebrating the four-legged friend in your house, we’re celebrating four dogs who have given a deeper meaning to the phrase “man’s best friend.” 1. Toy poodle goes to bingo night Nala is a toy[...]

7 Behaviors That Prove Elephants Are Incredibly Smart

Saturday  19:00,   05 november 2016
Mental Floss

Find out all about these brainy beasts.&nbsp;Researchers at the University of Sussex in Brighton, UK have discovered that African elephants can distinguish differences in human gender, age, and ethnicity purely by the sound of someone’s voice.[...]