With its sumptuous custom-made furnishings, glittering artworks, and exotic accents, the handbag designer’s home in South America is one-of-a-kind This article originally appeared in the September 2013
Homegrown basil in just 10 weeks? Yes, please! If you've ever been a little unsure about which herbs you can grow yourself, or which herbs, when mixed together, make fantastic combinations, then look further.
Growing with the season rather than trying to jump ahead can make a lot of sense It’s the sign of a new season, the first glimpse of hope that the days are lengthening and it is all beginning again. Perhaps
Before this 31-day plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (trust me, the attitude ruling my life in the old days was all about "what's in it for me?").
Perhaps unlike their U.S. peers, kids in Denmark—where happiness levels are the highest on Earth—are taught in school to care for one another from a young age. Contrary to popular belief, most people care
At the London film premiere of The BFG in July, all eyes were on Lucy Dahl. It wasn’t just her elegant outfit that was attracting attention on the red carpet – it was her presence as the youngest daughter
From diet dos to relationship don'ts, you're likely bombarded with the latest self-improvement tips every day. Magazine articles, news stories, and websites provide endless suggestions for improving your
The truth is, productivity is fairly simple, in theory. Even if you have an overwhelming amount to do, the steps aren't hard to figure out: And of course, take breaks. Walk around. Do some yoga. Meditate.
Whether the focus is getting out of bed as soon as the alarm goes off, getting a creative project off the ground, kicking procrastination forever, or figuring out — hallelujah! — what to do for a career,
This Southern classic is just what your Easter feast needs. A Southern dessert staple, Hummingbird Cake takes its name from the fact that it tastes so good, you'll hum when you eat it. How can you resist
Get to know any wildly accomplished individual and chances are you're going to discover this person does things differently from your average Joe. It's true--I've repeatedly featured the daily habits highly
(CNN) — The new hot trend in Silicon Valley office culture is a Buddh-ish encouragement of workplace mindfulness. Guided meditation is the new free cafeteria meals. But David Allen, the author of the bestselling
You may have heard Emma Watson, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Katy Perry talk about "mindfulness meditation," but new research has found it's not just a celebrity buzzword. A new study published in the journal
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, over 50% of Americans are single, even though there is internet dating, speed dating, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, meet-up groups, games nights, sports bars,
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, reading aloud to your children and talking about pictures and words in age-appropriate books can strengthen language skills, literacy development, and relationships.
What happens when you attach several electrodes to your forehead, connect them via wires to a nine-volt battery and resistor, ramp up the current and send an electrical charge directly into your brain?
Eat right and you too can have a healthy monkey brain You may have heard that omega-3 fatty acids are good for you. They are a prime component of the nervous system, and cannot be made by the body--they
This article originally appeared on the Crew blog. In a couple of weeks I’m flying to Europe, so I’ve been thinking about jet lag recently and how to overcome it. Here be gadgetsNot here exactly, but our