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On the Red Couch with Citilegs Creator Stacey Baker

<i>Stacey Baker is known for her excellent eye. As the Associate Photo Editor of The New York Times Magazine, one can only picture—pun intended—the number of photos she sees on a given day.</i><p><i>But that’s not even what first attracted us to Baker’s work. The former lawyer is also the creator of Citilegs, a</i> …

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

How to turn off snooping smart TV features

A few weeks ago, I investigated automatic content recognition (ACR) systems found on televisions from Samsung, LG, and Vizio. This technology, which has been deeply integrated into many smart TVs since 2012, is designed to identify what viewers are watching, then send that information in real time …

The Ideal Work Schedule, as Determined by Circadian Rhythms

Humans have a well-defined internal clock that shapes our energy levels throughout the day: our circadian process, which is often referred to as a circadian rhythm because it tends to be very regular. If you’ve ever had jetlag, then you know how persistent circadian rhythms can be. This natural — …

Time Management

Tag: Kitchens

Kitchen of the Week: Charlie Smallbone and deVol Team Up to Create a Conservatory Kitchen, Copper Doors Included<p>by Margot Guralnick<p>Remodeling 101: 6 …

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Seven Habits of Optimistic People

Happy people live longer and feel better. But how do they stay so upbeat?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Optimists aren’t just people who see the glass half full. They also make more money than pessimists and …

Happiness

Singles now outnumber married people in America — and that's a good thing

Once upon a time in America, marriage was the norm for adults. But now, for the first time since the Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking these numbers in 1976, there are more single Americans than people who are married.<p>That is a huge change. About 50.2 percent — or 124.6 million American …

New York warns locals about taking rides from Lyft, free or otherwise

Free is a very good price, unless it's from ride-sharing service Lyft in New York. The city's Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) today sent out a friendly warning to local denizens, reminding them that the service was still unauthorized within the city, and that it would be cracking down on Lyft …

April 2014

My partner and I have been building a tiny timber-framed house for a little over a year now. http://tinyhouseblog.com/?p=31362

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

PyroPet Candles Melt into Creepy Metallic Skeletons | Colossal

<p>First mentioned in this space back in 2011 as the “Devil’s Candle,” this delightfully creepy candle that melts from a cute geometric cat into a …

Video: Fire-ant colony + molten aluminum = incredible art | NOLA.com

Fire ants are pretty cool creatures -- I mean, aside from the fact they crawl all up your leg and give no warning of their presence until the team …

The Best Gift Ideas For Stylish Women

No matter what the occasion, these editor-approved gifts won't disappoint her.<p>Whether the occasion is a birthday, anniversary, Mother's Day, Christmas, or whatever holiday in-between, finding the perfect gift for the stylish woman in your life is no easy feat—no matter what time of year. From …

Lucid Stead: A Transparent Cabin Built of Wood and Mirrors by Phillip K Smith III | Colossal

<p>Part architectural intervention and part optical illusion, Lucid Stead is a recently unveiled installation by artist Phillip K Smith III in Joshua …

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Anchor Aftershave Tonic 4 fl oz.

Anchor Aftershave Tonic 1 fl oz.<p>$16.00<p>Introducing <b>ANCHOR After Shave Tonic</b>, the latest addition to our collection of hand-made, organic emollients, …

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Walnut Wood Wallet

Zebrawood Bifold Wallet<p>Sold Out<p>The zebrawood bifold wallet is perfect for those who like to keep their wallet on the slimmer side. It would work …

TopInox "IMANTADO XL" Manicure Set for Men in a Black Leather Case. Made by Niegeloh, Germany

• HANDMADE IN GERMANY - these tools are not cheap Asian imitations. These items are handcrafted by adult artisans in Solingen, Germany.<br>• ETHICALLY MADE - …

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Nothing to see here. Move along.<p>The Organic Life Market is no longer taking orders. We apologize for any inconvenience. If you’ve recently placed an …

5 Tips for Smarter Online Gift Shopping

<b>Find What They Like & Buy It in The Same Place.</b> <br>A great way to save time is to take advantage of friends' and family members' wish lists and purchase …

Gift Giving Etiquette: Do You Ship Directly to the Recipient When Shopping Online?

With Hanukkah and Thanksgiving occurring this week, holiday shopping is in full swing. While Black Friday is one of the biggest shopping days, Cyber …

Feast Your Eyes on the Most Amazing Wood Carving Ever Created

China has a long-standing tradition in wood carving. For centuries, its chisel-wielding masters have been turning bland pieces of wood into …

Tree Shaping – The Art of Turning Young Trees into Living Works of Art

Who said you need to chop the wood off trees to make sculptures? Tree shaping is an art form that makes use of living trees to make wonderful …

Art