Why is Thanksgiving Always On a Thursday?

Thursday is a weird day for a holiday, right? Sure, some companies give their employees the Friday after Thanksgiving off, but many don’t, which...

Parents Television Council Says Holiday Shopping Provides an Opportunity to Encourage Child-Safe Shows

Parents can use their Christmas shopping dollars to tell television advertisers which shows to promote, the Parents Television Council (PTC) said in releasing its...

Couple Who Sold Their 3-Story House and Family Business to Live on the Road...

A couple who sold everything to live on a converted school bus before narrowly escaping bankruptcy say they would rather die than go back...

Club Wyndham Opens an ‘Elf’-themed Suite for Christmas

A New York City hotel is embracing the Christmas spirit with a special suite redecorated to pay tribute to the 2003 movie Elf. The room, which will be open...

African-American Women Across the Country Find Community and ‘Peace of Mind’ with 40+ Double...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2CXjagOY84I Millions of African American girls remember growing up in the '70s, '80s and '90s, going outside, and doing Double Dutch with their family and...

Chili’s Introduces a Limited-Edition Candle That Smells Like BBQ Ribs

Candles may set the mood for romance, but candles that smell like BBQ ribs just set the mood for dinner. And that's the idea: Now...

Ten Natural Ways to Reduce LDL Levels in Your Body

LDL in common man’s term is called bad cholesterol. It is true that your body needs cholesterol for many important functions like hormone secretion,...

Study Says Smartphones Increase Stress and Shorten Lives, Shows Ways to Deal with Smartphone...

Ongoing stress—like constant alerts and notifications—can lead to health problems and shorter lives. In the past decade, smartphones have gone from being a status item...

Daylight Saving Time Has Long-Term Harmful Effects On Brain, Study Finds

Neurology professor says daylight saving is not worth the harm to our bodies: ‘It’s a misalignment of our biologic clocks for eight months of...

Top Careers to Help You Give Back to Your Community

Giving back to your community and helping those within it overcome adversity is one of the best ways to lift up those around you...

James Emery White on How Reading People Protects Us and Those We Love From...

In his new book, Talking to Strangers, Malcolm Gladwell explores why so many of our interactions with strangers go wrong and how we aren’t good...

The Best Places in the World to Witness the Wonders of Fall

Summer has made way for autumn, and the leaves of mighty oaks, towering beeches and Japanese maples are changing from shades of green to...

Walmart’s Streaming Service Vudu Introduces Movie Filtering Option for Families

Walmart-owned Vudu began offering filtered streaming movies this month of more than 600 titles, allowing families to watch major films like the Marvel series...

H&M Comes Under Fire for ‘Disrespectful’ Ad That Features a Young Black Model with...

H&M has once again come under fire for a new ad that features children with messy hair. One of the photos from the ad...

How to Stay Relaxed Before Your Wedding Day

One of the most poignant moments in your life, your wedding day, will be one to remember. Everything you’ve envisioned has finally come together...

Etiquette Expert William Hanson Shares Some Etiquette Lessons We Can Learn from Downton Abbey

The much-anticipated Downton Abbey feature film is released in British cinemas today, bringing with it a wealth of etiquette lessons. The much-loved British drama has already proven...

These Morning Habits Can Improve Your Health

Let’s face it, having a healthy morning routine is really hard to pull off. Sometimes you’re lucky you had time to even put on...

The Top 25 Podcasts for Kids

Podcasts are a great communication tool to share ideas, insights and teachings. Podcasts for kids are growing in popularity and there are now many podcasts that...

Study Finds That People Who Live Closer to Nature Are Happier

LONDON — If you’re on the lookout for a new apartment or home in a big city, try and find a place near a park...

Is Coffee Good for You and How Much Should You Drink?

Whether it's an iced coffee on a summer morning, a hot cup before work or a warm latte on a snowy day, there is no...