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5 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Ridiculously Tiny Bathroom

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 08.30.2014 | HuffPost Home

Finding the perfect apartment can be an emotional roller coaster. It's all hashtags and housewarming until you actually step into your shower and real...

Finally, a Hot Shower

Myra Demeter | Posted 05.18.2014 | Fifty
Myra Demeter

I always loved a good hot shower -- there's nothing better than a hot shower after a vigorous workout or dance class.

You're Going To Want This In Your Bathroom

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 09.13.2013 | Comedy

The last time we checked in on the CollegeHumor series "Inventions Made Better," it was revolutionizing exercise machines and workouts in ways we neve...

12 Showers That Do Everything Except Dry You Off

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 08.30.2013 | HuffPost Home

You'll never want to leave your bathroom. In a good way.

The Impossible Shower

Alison Rosen | Posted 07.16.2013 | Comedy
Alison Rosen

Imagine taking a cotton ball and stretching it out until it was kind of flat and rectangular and then imagine if it were black and giant and protruding from the back of my head. That's what my hair looked like. And it took me hours to achieve that look.

Why April Showers Bring Us Peace (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.11.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

The Power of "And": Consider Energy as a Three-Legged Stool

A. Siegel | Posted 01.26.2013 | Green
A. Siegel

Our challenges, opportunities, and solution paths are complex and interrelated. Yet, all too often, we see them individually, not linked and interacti...

20 Reasons Why So Many People Get Their Best Ideas in the Shower

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 11.17.2012 | Small Business
Mitch Ditkoff

During the past 25 years, I've asked more than 10,000 people where and when they get their best ideas. I get all kinds of answers, but the one that has fascinated me the most is "the shower" -- maybe because I also get so many of my best ideas there.

Top 10 Water-Related Things to Be Thankful for This Thanksgiving

Steve Fleischli | Posted 01.22.2012 | Green
Steve Fleischli

This Thanksgiving I'm thinking about all the amazing ways in which water makes life better -- ways that are perhaps so fundamental to our everyday existence.

The FaithFul Shopper: Spring for April Showers

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.31.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Lovely soaps and lotions aren't just for getting clean and softening your skin -- this affordable luxury can provide a brief spa-like experience every day.

Extreme Hygiene: Infectious Germs Are Bulking Up at the Gym

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Health clubs and gyms are known to harbor a host of contagious germs, and people who frequent them are at a greater risk for contracting infections that range from mild (but annoying) to more serious.

Homelessness Myth #1: "Get a Job!"

Christine Schanes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Schanes

"Get a job!" is an easy expression to say. However, for some homeless people, getting a job is an impossible dream.

Baby & Bridal Showers Are Grown Up Versions Of Kids' Parties

Pauline Millard | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Pauline Millard

Bridal and baby showers are exactly the same format as the birthday parties of childhood, which is perhaps why I get so giddy whenever I'm invited to one.

New York Showers Contain High Levels Of Bacteria

New York Times | NICHOLAS WADE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

There are some things it is better just not to think about. Like the 10,000 bacteria you inhale with each breath in the average office building. Or th...

Toxic Waters: Clean Water Laws Neglected At A Cost To Health

The New York Times | CHARLES DUHIGG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Jennifer Hall-Massey knows not to drink the tap water in her home near Charleston, W.Va. In fact, her entire family tries to avoid any contact wit...

Going Gray to Get Green

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

For homeowners with larger lots of, say, a quarter acre and up, gray water systems can make an immediate impact on preserving this precious resource while reducing your water bill significantly.

Where Do Ideas Come From?

Lee Schneider | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lee Schneider

I believe that ideas come from having a prepared mind, and yet there is that undefined something that makes me wonder if a larger consciousness comes into play.

At Home Skincare

Anna Augustsson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Anna Augustsson

For those who suffer from eczema, try using a hot towel on the affected area to open pores and apply a paste made of organic steel-cut oatmeal and warm water.

Tip #3 for the 44th Prez: Time Your Showers

Paul McRandle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paul McRandle

The Obamas have exercise routines that put the nation to shame and that means time whiled under the tap. But, with an egg timer, they could cut the average 8.5- minute shower to just five.

Life Before Showers

Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

We just came across an excerpt in The Times from a book called The Dirt on Clean: An Unsanitized History, which made us think of you, dear readers, be...