Happy Wednesday! Welcome back to our Take 5 column, where we invite you to take a hump-day break with the week’s most revitalizing lifestyle stories. Ready for a breather?
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The pros over at Apartment Therapy have cleaning and organization down to a science, and they always start with the coffee table. Read on to find out why (and the best possible way to organize it).
This new study is serving up some motivation: The researchers found that those who are more optimistic are actually less likely to suffer from heart disease, cancer, stroke, or lung conditions. If that's not a reason to smile, I don't know what is.
Consider flying Air India, which is now reserving seats exclusively for solo female travelers. "We feel, as national carriers, it is our responsibility to enhance comfort level to female passengers," said airline representative Meenakshi Malik.