Cece Young

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Why It's So Difficult to Achieve Work-Life Balance

<i>Answer by Dushka Zapata on Quora.</i><p>I was drowning in work.<p>I was convinced this was because my job was demanding but as I shuffled my responsibilities …

There’s A Virus Infecting Our Medical Devices With Identity Stealing Malware

While modern computers and smartphones are hardened against hacking attacks–viruses, trojans, and other malware–internet-connected appliances like …

Medical Technology

This Could Explain Why People With OCD Can't Overcome Their Urges

Never knowing if things are safe.<p>People with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) struggle to overcome their repetitious urges due to an inability to …

10 Country House Decor Ideas from Katie Ridder and Peter Pennoyer

The design duo behind one of AD’s most popular homes share inspiration from their new book, A House in the Country<p>Leave it to two of our favorite designers to create a house that inspires traditionalists and modernists alike. When architect Peter Pennoyer and interior decorator Katie Ridder decided …

Hudson Valley

Tablets and smartphones may affect social and emotional development, scientists speculate

Journal commentary warns that using a tablet or smartphone to divert a child’s attention could be detrimental to “internal mechanisms of self-regulation”<p>Using a smartphone or iPad to pacify a toddler may impede their ability to learn self-regulation, according to researchers.<p>In a commentary for the …

Boston University

BEFORE & AFTER: From Cookie-Cutter To Personality-Packed

A peek at one of our favorite makeovers from this week's American Dream Builders.<p>On Sunday night's episode of Nate Berkus's new show, <i>American Dream Builders</i>, we were introduced to a pair of Mid-Century Modern homes in Palm Spring that got full overhauls thanks to the two competing teams. In a …

30 Gorgeous Spring Gardens

There's no sight more beautiful than flowers in bloom and lush greenery.<p>From sprawling paths to simple patios, find the best look for your backyard with these gorgeous garden designs.

Skip the Crowds: Romantic Getaways You've Never Heard Of

South Dakota

Skillet Chocolate Chip Cookie

Baking, simplified: One pan and two steps create this soft, gooey, giant cookie.


Ask Martha: New Product Introductions

Brown-Butter Apricots with Brioche and Ice Cream

1. Gently toss apricots with 3 tablespoons sugar. Place remaining 5 tablespoons sugar on a rimmed plate and dip both sides of each brioche slice in sugar, coating well. Meanwhile, melt 2 tablespoons butter in a large saute pan over medium heat until foaming. Add 2 brioche slices to pan and cook …


Scrambled-Egg Recipes

The key to fluffy scrambled eggs is to beat the eggs briskly for at least 15 seconds before cooking, incorporating air to produce large, puffy curds. Try it with any of our seven recipes for scrambled eggs, including a dill-feta scramble, southwest scramble, and more.


Chocolate-Peanut Butter Cheesecake with Chocolate Glaze

This cheesecake is a fresh take on a familiar combination. It's not too sweet and has a voluptuous consistency. The glossy chocolate glaze goes on like satin.


The 20 photographs of the week

The continuing crisis in Ukraine, Gareth Bale and the Champions League final, Pope Francis in Jerusalem – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week