Gift giving ideas for Mother's Day 2014. By Greg Morago. Houston Chronicle.

Whatever your mom's passion is - from accessories to housewares to sweet treats - there's a suitable giftMay Flowers: Dooney & Burke's new Rose Garden collection features a fresh floral print splashed on totes, handbags and accessories, including a cheery umbrella; $58 at Dillard's and Macy's stores.Tea Time: Marimekko is marking the 50th anniversary of its Unikko pattern with a collection of acce...

Study Shows We Work Harder If We’re Given Chocolate. By Good News Network.

Economists testing the idea that happy employees work harder found that doses of chocolate or laughter made people 12% more productive at their jobs.The study, conducted by researchers at the University of Warwick, included four different experiments with more than 700 participants.“Under scientifically controlled conditions, making workers happier really pays off,” said Professor Andrew Oswald, w...