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Oct 18

The Best Toothbrushes — The Best List

For something we (hopefully) use several times a day, most of us don’t give much thought to which toothbrush we buy. But let me tell you, there’s a whole world of toothbrushes beyond the oral care aisle of your local Walgreens. Doing a few minutes of research can not only help you find the perfect toothbrush for your needs, but also options that pack a lot of style. From electric to bamboo to plain old plastic, we’ve rounded up the most beautiful, eco-friendly and socially-conscious toothbrushes that’ll add some fun to your normal brushing routine.

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Oct 18

Cancel Your Plans: This Under $30 Amazon Buy Will Make You Want to Stay In

In my opinion, there’s nothing more luxurious than a long, leisurely soak in a truly divine bathtub. While in reality, this is an activity often relegated to a glamorous hotel stay, perhaps a little self care upgrade at home could make it a more regular treat. Enter this bath tray, which has a place for nearly everything you could ever want to bring with you into the tub (and even some things you don’t).

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Aug 18

How to Decorate Your Home to Promote Mindfulness

Being in the moment and at ease is tough, even within your own walls. But there’s really no place like home for mindfulness, which is why we rounded up a few tips and product picks to help you feel more at peace in your space. No crazy scientific claims here—just some pretty gear and strategic design moves so you can be your best self in the place that matters most.

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12
Jul 18

Casper Has Opened a Nap Café in New York

If you need a nap in the city that never sleeps, then there’s a new way for you to catch some ZZZs. Casper, the direct-to-consumer mattress company that started the bed in a box craze, has opened The Dreamery, a nap café next to its store in New York.

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May 18

Move Over Hygge, This Austrian Word Might Be the Real Key to Happy Living in 2018

Move over, hygge. There’s a new unpronounceable #lifegoal in town for 2018, and though it does have some roots in Scandinavian tradition it’s now the Austrians who are claiming they have the real secret to happy living—with gemütlichkeit.

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May 18

It's Taurus Season: Here's Your May Home Horoscope

Dip it in dark chocolate and dive into the silk sheets, cosmic lovers. May is Taurus season, and the zodiac’s bovine bombshell infuses our lairs with Old Hollywood stylings, and reminds us that we are always, absolutely, worthy of what we desire.

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May 18

How Bad is it to Clean Bare-Handed?

Growing up, I remember being mesmerized by the simple act of watching my grandmother wash dishes. She’d plunge her bare hands into the hot, sudsy water and emerge with a plate. A few passes with her trusty rag, a minute under a clean stream of water, a quick shake, and into the drying rack it’d go. Scrub, rinse, repeat. Never once during this time-honored ritual did it ever occur to me that perhaps my sweet grandma ought to have been wearing gloves. And perhaps that’s why it never occurred to me to put on gloves when I began washing dishes (and doing other cleaning) of my own.

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May 18

One Simple Hack to Break Up the Weeknight Dinner Monotony

There aren’t a ton of excellent restaurants where I live. But there’s little traffic, I run into people I’ve known all my life at the grocery store, and my friends have been my friends nearly all my life, so for what it lacks in dining, it makes up for by simply being the place I want to be.

But good lord, trying to find a decent salad a shade more interesting than a Caesar is a struggle, which is why I’ve had to really brush up on my at-home salad skills. Nothing has made them more delicious than this quickie two-ingredient salty, herby nut topping.

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Apr 18

Do These 3 Natural Teeth Whiteners Really Work?

Confidently flashing a smile can indicate confidence and friendliness, and make a strong first impression. So it’s totally normal to chase whiter, brighter teeth by turning to a professional for treatments or reaching for a package of whitener at the drugstore. But for those of us who prefer to take a more holistic (and often less expensive) approach to our well-being, are natural whitening methods — like oil pulling and drinking apple cider vinegar — actually legit or merely old wives’ remedies?

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10
Apr 18

Yale Has a Popular Happiness Class, & You Can Take It For Free

Oh happy day! Yale University has a class centered around inner peace and happiness, and surprise, it’s one of their most popular.

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