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Homemade jam that uses berries to sweeten, instead of sugar

My grandmother used to make jam every year out of the summer bounty of berries. It was a multi-day project involving scorching-hot vats of berries, …

Food

100 Notable Books of 2017

<i>The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. This list represents books reviewed since Dec.</i> <i>4</i><i>, 201</i><i>6</i><i>, when we published our previous Notables list.</i><p><b>Fiction & Poetry</b><p><b>AMERICAN WAR.</b> <i>By Omar El Akkad. (Knopf, $26.95.)</i> This haunting debut novel …

Books

5 Strategies to Make Yourself Work When You're Just Not in the Mood

Fighting procrastination teaches us to fully engage in our work, get more creative with it, and, ultimately, get more done.<p>Procrastination affects …

The Body Shape Calculator Will Make All Your Clothes Look Incredible

Until we discovered the body shape calculator, we didn’t have a fail-safe way of being able to find out what clothes suit our personal silhouettes. …

Managing Connections Is Now an Essential Life Skill. Step Up Your Hustle With These 7 Tips | Inc.com

So you want to be an influencer and thought leader? It may shock you that the linchpin to having more influential relationships rests not in some secret funnel app or technology but, rather, a deeper commitment to some basic fundamentals of contact management. These relationships are your …

Social CRM

This Is How You Turn a Sunday Indulgence Into a Healthy Breakfast

Is there anything better than rolling out of bed on a Sunday, leaving your pajamas on, turning on your favorite playlist, and fixing yourself a cup …

Travel-Friendly Fashion and Beauty Items Every Jetsetter Needs

Celebs treat the airport like their own personal runway these days, so schlepping it in coach in sneaks and sweats just won’t do. (Unless, of course, they look cool, and then yes, 100 percent approved.) When you want to depart — and arrive — looking your best without lugging your entire closet, …

Meet the Danish Beauty Editor Who’s Changing the Skin-Care Conversation

Liv Winther may have just celebrated her 41st birthday, and yet she spends the majority of her time hanging out with teenagers, thanks to her new site Wash Your Face, which launched in English this week. “I wanted to do something a little more niche,” says Winther, who discovered, after years …

The 33 maps that paint the picture of France

Let's start with the most important.<p><b>The concentration of bars in France</b><p>If you're looking for a drink, Brittany in the north west looks like a pretty …

This Synthetic Cartilage Can Give Arthritis Sufferers a Full Range of Motion

<b>Innovator</b> David Ku<b><br>Age</b> 61<br>Professor of mechanical engineering and engineering entrepreneurship at Georgia Tech; surgeon<p><b>Form and function</b><br>Cartiva …

FDA

13 Day Trips to Take on Your Next European Vacation

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Strings Attached: How Symphonic Soul Scored Big In The 70s

<i>“We was thinking about Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Brahms… but maybe we should have had a little bit more Brown.” James Brown, ‘Dead On</i> …

On Our Nightstands: What Electric Lit Is Reading This Week

From Javier Marías to <b>Louise Erdrich,</b> here are the books our staff is currently enjoyingCheck out what our staff is reading this week…<b>All Souls by</b> …

Books

Lucid Dreaming Meditation: A Guided Meditation for Deep Sleep

Allow yourself to step into a blissful and relaxing state of being with an incredibly beautiful lucid dreaming meditation. This lucid dreaming …

Meditation

5 Easy Ways to Make the Best Scrambled Eggs of Your Life

Eggs

I Tried Linda Evangelista’s Skin-Care Secret, and It Saved My Face

If Linda Evangelista told me that cement would take away undereye circles, I’d be cruising aisle 6B of Home Depot stat. If she told me that drinking peanut butter and beets makes your hair stronger, I’d get the Vitamix going (and probably pick up a bottle of Pepcid). Lucky for me, the OG supermodel …