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5 Unusual Ways to Open a Bottle of Beer (Without a Bottle Opener!)

When I moved my company to our first workspace, my team and I spent a very long day building and installing new equipment. That long day ended up turning into a long night but we finally finished the job around 10 o'clock. To celebrate a job well done, we decided to make it a pizza and beer night. […]

You Can Get Coupons for Healthy Foods Too — Here's Where

There's a simple formula for looking and feeling your best: Eat healthy food and occasionally break a sweat. In today's convenience-obsessed culture, both are more difficult than they sound, however. Add in the fact that healthy food usually comes with a significantly higher price tag, and it's no wonder we rely on fast-food and microwave dinners. […]

How to Get Along With Someone You Hate

Let's start out with this fact: Annoying people are inevitable. Work colleagues, neighbors, friends and family — you can't hide from them forever. […]

Elevator Repairers Get Paid WHAT? (And 9 Other Shockingly Well-Paid Jobs)

If you have your sights set on a home, a new car, and braces on your kids' teeth, you should first consider jobs that can get you to an income level that makes this possible. Making $75,000 a year is a good start — and these 10 surprising careers will pay you $75,000 per year or more. 1. […]

Best Money Tips: Qualities to Embrace for Success

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some awesome articles on qualities to embrace for success, finding wallet-friendly furniture, and a personal finance cheat sheet for new grads. Top 5 Articles Embrace These 15 Qualities And Success Is Yours — Embracing reliability and productivity will help make success yours. […]

25 Incredible Places You Must Visit Before You Die

"The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page." — St. Augustine Every traveler knows that best way to better one's mind, body, and soul is to explore a new culture or spend time in a foreign land. It's a big, beautiful planet we live on. […]

10 Incredible-but-True Facts About Eating Fruits and Vegetables

Ever heard the term "eat a rainbow"? Traditionally, nutritional guidelines have recommended that we eat a certain number of fruits and vegetables each day to maintain optimal health, but recently that strategy has changed. […]

Get — and Keep — Amazing Posture by Doing These 10 Stretches Today

Did you know your posture has the power to make you look up to 10 pounds thinner? It's true! And that's just one of the many benefits associated with standing up straighter. Anything from projecting confidence to protecting your bones and ligaments from uneven wear and tear can be the result of better overall alignment. The best part? […]

25 Simple Ways to Change Up Your Routine and Love Your Day

"Workin' 9 to 5, what a way to make a livin.'" If the Dolly Parton's classic from the 80's is becoming the soundtrack of your day-to-day — you know, the same ol' routine, day after day — it is time to shake things up. […]