Amanda Carlen

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14 Cozy Fireplaces You'll Love

It's the heart of a room — and a savior on chilly nights.<p>The hearth is the center of the home. From detailed stonework to stunning marble, these fireplaces will turn any living space — a study, bedroom, you name it — into a relaxing oasis.

Israel Rejects United Nations Gaza War Inquiry Led By William Schabas

TEL AVIV — Israel will refuse to cooperate with a United Nations investigation into this year's Gaza war, its foreign ministry said, accusing the inquiry of having "no concerns other than attacking Israel." The United Nations Human Rights Council was set to look at the conduct of Israel and Hamas …


50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …


14 Ways To Show Your Thanks To Our Military On Veterans Day

This past week, my brother hit a milestone: he has served twenty years in the U.S. Navy. That’s longer than I’ve been a lawyer. It’s longer than I’ve been married or had kids. It feels like a lifetime.<p>If you’re a regular reader, you probably know that I have two brothers. Both are military …

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …


From Good to Greatist: The Health and Happiness Site Joins Flipboard

Greatist is about what it sounds like: content to help readers be their best—healthier, happier and their greatest selves. But it’s also an ideology, …