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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 The 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…

The Most Bizarre Dog and Cat Names

The Most Bizarre Dog and Cat Names

If you think Max is too mundane and insist Bailey is just plain boring, you might find Barnaby Bones or Cleocatra more to your liking when it comes to naming your precious new puppy or kitten. Veterinary Pet Insurance has long tracked the most popular pet names, but now it’s also keeping a record of…

Top 10 Best Places for a First Date

Top 10 Best Places for a First Date

The #1 preferred place for a first date is a coffee house, according to a recent Happen magazine poll of 1000 singles. Coffee house A walk in the park The local diner Brunch Live music Museum Fancy restaurant Comedy club Bar Sporting event But the best place to find a date is in a big city. 57%…

Top 10 Guilty Green Behaviors

Top 10 Guilty Green Behaviors

Of all the “un-green” things that Americans could feel guilty about — from not recycling to forgetting to bring reusable bags to the store — we feel the most guilt about wasting food, according to a national survey called Eco Pulse from the Shelton Group. “This is an issue that gets right to the core…

Easy Ideas for an Afternoon Pick Me Up

Easy Ideas for an Afternoon Pick Me Up

It’s 3pm. Your head nods. Your eyes slide shut — for just a second or two. You yawn. It’s the dreaded afternoon slump. Instead of reaching for a candy bar or sugary soda to boost your energy level, try one of these seven pick-me-ups from Virgin HealthMiles. Take a quick walk  Take a few brisk laps…

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