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Your Favorite Cookie Reveals Your Personality

Your Favorite Cookie Reveals Your Personality

Chocolate Chip You’re as American as apple pie, and you’re raising your kids with the traditional values you treasure. Your low-key approach to life makes you a favorite with family and friends because you bring a steadying influence to the most chaotic situations. Ginger Snaps You’re bold, brave and in search of excitement. Life is…

What An Average Person Does in Their Lifetime

What An Average Person Does in Their Lifetime

Your life probably amounts to one heck of a hill of beans, a whopping 854 cans to be exact. And that’s just the beginning, according to a study of how much stuff we each run through in a lifetime. After combing through statistics for two years, Nick Watts and his team have learned that during…

Celebrities Who Worked a Desk Job

Celebrities Who Worked a Desk Job

They lead lives of glamour and sophistication. They have found fame and fortune. They are celebrities — singers, actors, comedians. But they weren’t born that way. And at one time — before the glamour, sophistication, fame and fortune — they had to make their way in this world just like the rest of us. Bankrate.com…

The Top Ten Lies Men and Women Tell

The Top Ten Lies Men and Women Tell

When it comes to lying, men are far more likely than women to tell a fib — and may not even feel guilty about it! That’s the word from the British Science Museum in London. The number one lie men tell is “I didn’t have that much to drink,” which is meant to mislead their…

What Your Homes Wall Colors Say About You

What Your Homes Wall Colors Say About You

We all have our favorite colors. Perhaps you decorate your bedroom in soft hues of blue or your dining room in bold shades of red. What do the colors of the walls in your home say to others about you? To explain the inner meaning of nine favorite paint colors, Bankrate.com turned to the experts:…

Food That Help You Fall Asleep Faster

Food That Help You Fall Asleep Faster

(Men’s Health) What you consume in the hours before slumber may usher you more quickly into dreamland. Let this foods put you to bed: Cheddar Cheese Every Turkey Day, we hear about tryptophan. This amino acid helps your body make melatonin, causing drowsiness, says W. Christopher Winter, M.D. author of┬áThe Sleep Solution. Cheddar can have…

Weird Things That Make You Look Older

Weird Things That Make You Look Older

Whether you like it or not, you will get older and look older, too. While the aging process can’t be stopped, there are things we do that speed it up, such as soaking up too much sun or smoking. But did you know that your bed or headphones can also age you prematurely? U.S. News…

6 Tips to Get Clutter Under Control

6 Tips to Get Clutter Under Control

A SpareFoot survey shows that more than one-fourth of Americans think their home is at least somewhat cluttered. In a survey conducted for SpareFoot, 6 percent of American adults said their house or apartment is “very” cluttered, and 21 percent classified their space as “somewhat” cluttered. In addition, 12 percent of Americans, when they have…

4 Ways to Spot a Liar

4 Ways to Spot a Liar

(YourTango.com) Being able to lie, and lie well, is a gift. It takes a special brand of psychopath to be able to look into the eye of someone else and lie about something straight to their face, without even skipping a beat. However, even those people who don’t have the gift to lie well still…

5 Money Myths

5 Money Myths

A penny saved is a penny earned, but sometimes it’s just not worth it. Because saving money — that is, a lot of it — takes discipline and sacrifice, it’s tempting to do it the easy way. Beware of that approach to frugality, since sometimes a penny saved is a dollar lost. From hoarder to…

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