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On the Red Couch with Food52’s Amanda Hesser

Tis the season to be eating—so what better person to, ahem, grill than Amanda Hesser, a founder of the mouth-watering site Food52 (that’s “52” as in …

Mickey Rourke wins on return to boxing ring at age of 62

The Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke returned to the boxing ring on Friday at the age of 62, defeating a fighter less than half his age in an exhibition bout.<p>Rourke sent 29-year-old Pasadena native Elliot Seymour to the canvas twice in the second round before the referee stopped the fight.<p>The bout at …

Cruising the Galapagos Islands Is a Voyage Back in Time

There should be a sign here reading "Please don't step on the sea lions." That was my first thought as my 11 fellow passengers and I prepared to disembark from a Zodiac raft on the first day of our Galapagos Islands cruise.<p>We'd come to this remote place, about 600 miles west of the Ecuador …

Unexpected Gift Ideas on Etsy

There are certain holiday gifts whose reputations precede them. Sweaters knitted (albeit lovingly) with images of candy canes and reindeer have inspired an entire sub-genre of Christmas party. Children are taught from babyhood to fear the dreaded lump of coal. Fruitcakes are the butt of many a …

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7 Mistakes You Make Vacuuming

Make sure you're vacuuming correctly! Here are seven mistakes you might be making.<p><i>Pamela Moore / Getty</i><p><b>1. You don't vacuum in both directions</b><p>If you only vacuum in one direction, you're not removing all of the dirt and dust. Some of it can hide under carpet fibers, and vacuuming in both …

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Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. In Defense of Toulouse-Lautrec<p>To celebrate his would-be 150th birthday, radical French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was celebrated in the latest Google Doodle. For those not already familiar with Toulouse-Lautrec, the tech giant’s bleak portrait of the progressive painter, printmaker and …

The Real Reason Unlimited Vacation Policies Work

<i>Mike Volpe is the CMO of Hubspot.</i><p>At most companies in the United States, vacation starts in the most unrelaxing way possible: permission slips. Accruing enough time to go on vacation then having to ask for permission to do so feels more like a fifth grade field trip than a grown-up getaway.<p>Still, …

Your Favorite Rooms of the Week

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Ben Affleck gets the manipulated man's every twist and turn right

Ben Affleck has played virtually every style of loser lug on-screen, each lug better than the last.<p>Even when his character appears to be in charge, like his CIA agent in "Argo," you're not surprised that the Americans he's supposed to be saving in Iran during the 1980 hostage crisis are nervous.<p>Now …

Ben Affleck

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Reality TV

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ trailer shows X-wings, Falcon, more | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

A scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>John Boyega in a scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>A scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>A scene from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (Lucasfilm / Disney)<p>A scene from "Star Wars: …

Catherine Zeta-Jones Just Bought The Colonial Mansion Of Our Dreams

The actress and husband Michael Douglas recently purchased a 13 acre, 19th-century Colonial estate in Bedford, NY.<p><i>Michael Loccisano/Getty / Luxury Portfolio International</i><p>It looks like Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas's fourteen-year marriage is back on the right track: Just days after …

This Fashion Designer Decorated Her Entire Home in Just 6 Weeks

The designer pulled off the quick transformation with an eye for vintage, an impressive collection of modern art, and her very first comfortable sofa.<p>The designer pulled off the quick transformation with an eye for vintage, an impressive collection of modern art, and her very first comfortable …

Home Decorating

'Mockingjay': Is it time to end Hollywood's final-book mitosis?

It was an accident, or at least an anomaly, when it first happened about five years ago. J.K. Rowling's final Harry Potter book, suffixed "The Deathly Hallows," would get the two-movie treatment.<p>As producer David Heyman explained then, the seventh tome in the long-running smash series "is so rich, …

Ringo Starr Selling U.K. Estate

The bucolic home of rock royalty could be yours for a few tens of millions. This article originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.<p><i>Getty Images/Knight Frank</i><p>Former Beatle Ringo Staff and his wife, former Bond girl Barbara Bach, are selling their bucolic 201-acre estate in the U.K. The price is …