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How The Five 'Love Languages' Can Help You Win At Relationships

Ever had an argument with your partner and wished they could just read your mind? If they only knew how you were feeling, they’d stop putting up a fight. That’s sort of the idea behind the concept of love languages: they let you in on what makes your partner tick. The idea is: we all express and feel love differently, and understanding those differences can seriously help your relationship. In fact, it’s one of the simplest ways to improve it.

Shut Up Blocks Comments In Safari For iOS

You have a ton of options for different ad blockers on iOS, but if you’re really only annoyed by comments sections (which, depending on the system they’re using, can take up a lot of bandwidth), Shut Up blocks out just the comments and nothing else.

What Your Nails Can Tell You About Your Health

Your fingernails and toenails can be surprising indicators of what’s going on inside your body. In this video, the folks at SciShow illustrate five things our nails can tell us about our health.

Do You Really Need A Good Night's Sleep To Exercise Well?

“Get a good night’s sleep” is classic advice before a big race or event. But if you stayed up late picking out your best shoelaces and then woke up early to make it to the start line on time, have you ruined your chance at a good performance?

Make This Universal Spice Mix And Put It On Everything

Making your own spice blends saves you money and makes sure everything you cook is packed with flavour. If you’re looking for a blend to get you started, this one from Chef Tim Love is great on anything — even ice cream.

Blotting Pizza With A Napkin Actually Cuts Significant Calories

There are two kinds of people: Those who use a napkin to blot off pizza oil, because hey free calories, and those who laugh at the first group. How much difference could it possibly make?

How To Improve Your Character Stats And Level Up In Real Life

In Dungeons & Dragons, every character has certain strengths and weaknesses, determined by their ability scores: Strength, Dexterity, Constitution, Intelligence, Wisdom and Charisma. Your real-life self is made up of those abilities too, and you can level them up just like you do in-game.

The 'Paper Towel' Analogy Explains Why Weight Loss Is A Slow Process

When we try to lose weight, the process can be so agonisingly slow that you’d wonder if it’s even happening at all. With the right effort, it is, and slowness is completely normal (and better for your long-term health). Here’s a perfect analogy to keep your mindset positive and motivation high: Think of that fat like a new roll of paper towels.

Headspace Teaches You How To Meditate In Ten Minutes A Day

Android/iOS/Web: Meditation can have a ton of benefits, but it’s often hard to learn if you’ve never tried. Headspace helps by walking you through the process in 10 minute increments each day.

How Accurately Do Running Apps Track Your Distance?

I trust my running app, most of the time. If I set out for a 3k, and come home with only 2.8 on the screen, I’ll jog around the block to finish the job. But even a smartphone can be dumb sometimes: like when MapMyRun grabbed a data point on the other side of the river my friend was running along.

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