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These Thinking Styles Make You More Anxious

If social anxiety is something that affects your life, you know just how seriously debilitating it can be. Clinically known as social anxiety disorder, or social phobia, it is the fear of being judged...
By Brianna Wiest

How To Get Over Your Jealousy Of Others' Successes

Jealousy isn't called an ugly, green-eyed monster for no reason — and the truth is that more often than not, it's one that tends to stay hidden under the bed. Sometimes,
By Brianna Wiest

16 Things To Know About Yourself By Your Mid-20s

There is a nearly endless stream of content about what you should and shouldn't do and know and have done and by what age, and it's a thing over which many people
By Brianna Wiest

4 Health-Related Reasons To Move Out OF The City

It wouldn't take more than a weekend trip to the beach to convince you, but a new study is confirming what we (and every real estate listing on the East Coast) already know: living near water can redu...
By Brianna Wiest

This Device Matches The Aroma To Your Mood

The digital age has innovated countless ways to improve your quality of life: you can order dinner, a date, and check out your stock options all with a tiny little glowing screen that fits in the palm...
By Brianna Wiest

"Girl Eat World" Will Give Your Taste Buds FOMO

Listen up, anyone whose passions include food and travel: This is going to be your newest life inspiration. "Girl Eat World" is an Instagram of magnificent proportions, on which one blogger documents ...
By Brianna Wiest

This Prof's "Resume Of Failures" Is Mad Inspiring

Though we know that our failures aren't what count — it's what we do with them that matters — sometimes it can be difficult to really remember when all we see on social media is the highlight reel of ...
By Brianna Wiest

This Documentary Is Fighting Against Endometriosis

For a disease that affects an estimated one in 10 women, endometriosis still regularly flies under the radar not only in terms of diagnoses, but also in mainstream conversation. This trailer for a doc...
By Brianna Wiest

How To Message Surprise Puppy Pics On Facebook

If you were short for adorable things to look at to get you through your workdays (ahem, procrastinate with — it's OK, we all do it) fear not, because this little tutorial on how to send your friends ...
By Brianna Wiest

This T-Shirt For Tourists Speaks Every Language

Despite what the lifestyle bloggers would have you believe, traveling isn't all styled street shots, fancy AirBnBs, and a basic but fluid knowledge of whatever given language you need. For the rest of...
By Brianna Wiest

An Easy Decor Hack To Sell A House For More Money

Whether you're in the market to sell a home, want to brush up on your real estate know-how for the (even non-foreseeable) future, or just find yourself interested in how property buying works, listen ...
By Brianna Wiest

This Adorable Meme Involves Babies And Bread

In the history of all cute memes, this may just take the cake (or, ahem, the bread). This Japanese meme comparing baby arms t
By Brianna Wiest

Use This One Hack To Make Yourself An Optimist

If it's not your inclination to view the glass half full, fear not: change is possible. When it comes to how to be more optimistic, it's largely a matter of doing one little thing differently (from th...
By Brianna Wiest

Brothers Convince Sister Zombies Have Attacked

In the history of sibling pranks, this probably goes down as the most ingenious (and evil). Two brothers played a zombie apocalypse prank on their sister after she got her wisdom teeth removed, convin...
By Brianna Wiest

How You Can Travel On A Private Jet For $109

For those of you who have always wanted to live like a celebrity (even for just a night), you can now ride a private jet for the cost of a normal plane ticket — and no, this is not a joke. Private jet...
By Brianna Wiest

The Mere Scent Of Alcohol Can Lower Inhibition

It's common knowledge that consuming alcohol makes you less conscious of your behavior — but new research is showing that the scent of alcohol can lower your inhibitions, too. In a new study published...
By Brianna Wiest

Men Experience Periods For The First Time

There are few things more gratifying than watching people who would never otherwise be able to understand a struggle (and perhaps even make jokes about it) experience it firsthand and promptly shut th...
By Brianna Wiest

Behold The Majesty Of This Raindrop Cake

This is dessert like you've never seen it before: Japanese raindrop cakes — transparent bubbles of deliciousness — are an actual thing. They're coming to the United States, and the game has just been ...
By Brianna Wiest

These Are The ~Sexiest~ States On Instagram

It's no secret that the world over-utilizes the word "sexy." Sex sells, and to prove just how much we use that term, the site Online Doctor compiled a list of the "sexiest" U.S. states on Instagram (a...
By Brianna Wiest

Here Are The Most & Least Useful Graduate Degrees

Wait just a minute before you sign the orientation papers: while we know that education is an invaluable part of life, a new study has determined the m
By Brianna Wiest