Charlene Triplett

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A Night of Drama and Comedy at the Golden Globes: Pictures

Award Shows

I spent a year and a half being a productivity machine — until I realized I'd been missing the point all along

Three years ago I set out to create my first blog. It was a lifestyle blog (I had about as much creativity as a bag of rocks back then) that was going to change the lives of millions and make me rich in the process. I knew that all I had to do was write consistently and not give up.<p>In my mind, …

Productivity

Extreme Cold Turns Niagara Falls Into a Fairy Tale Landscape Frozen in Time

Ask anyone in the eastern half of North America about the 2017 holiday weather and they'll tell you one thing: it was (and still remains) bitterly cold. Bundling up in layers of sweaters can be a drag, but there is one advantage—the scenery outside is beautiful. With temperatures well below …

Buyer beware: Think twice about pricey iPhone X, MacBook Pro models

In the age of cloud computing, consumers should reconsider the old rule of thumb of always opting for the bigger hard drive.<p>It’s tempting to splurge for a top-of-the-line iPhone X or high-end MacBook Pro with lots of storage. The iPhone X costs $999 for the 64GB model and $1,149 for the 256GB model …

MacBook Pro

The Never-Ending Foreclosure

How can the country survive the next economic crash if millions of families still haven't recovered from the last one?<p>GLENDORA, California—In retrospect, refinancing their home was a bad idea. But the Santillan family never thought that it would lead them to foreclosure, or that they’d spend years …

Affordable Care Act

Who Was Prince in Private?

In his fifty-seven years, Prince mastered the art of control—not merely the show of self-possession but the daily practice of it. The gravitational pull of racial, sexual, spiritual systems did not appear to act on him. In 1981, the questions he posed in “Controversy”—was he black or white, gay or …

When It Pays to Bend Financial Rules

Financial rules of thumb take a lot of the guesswork out of money issues, but one size may not fit all.<p>There is an exception to every rule — even …

Personal Finance

Cure for a Humdrum Living Room: Plenty of Pattern

Sarah likes a visually interesting home, as shown by the <i>eight</i> patterns in her living room. "I like each room to have pops of color and pattern to …

Home Decorating

The New MacBook Is Almost Perfect

Apple’s barely there, recently updated MacBook is *this* close to being the Ultimate Laptop.<p>When it comes to laptops, most people don’t need much space. A lot of our stuff — apps, photos, documents — can now be stored on the cloud. Most people don’t need serious computing power either, unless …

New Orleans House Tours | Homes Across America | Apartment Therapy

New Orleans is full of colorful homes and residents, and these creative NOLA house tours are as charming as they are inspiring. Then take inspiration …

Diminutive Upper East Side studio seeks $335,000

The sleeping alcove is barely large enough for a full-sized bed<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>The Six-Digit Club</i><i>, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the</i> <i>tipline</i><i>.</i><p>A teeny-tiny Yorkville studio fit for …

19 'One Room Challenge' Makeovers That Really Nailed It

Season 10 of the One Room Challenge just debuted the big reveals!<p>The creative minds behind these high-style spaces really brought it. Check out some of our favorite snaps from this latest round of Calling It a Home's One Room Challenge — then, tour all the spaces.

8 Itty-Bitty Outdoor Dining Sets Big on Style, Not Space

The weather is seriously temperamental lately, but someday, sometime very soon, in a city near you, the weather will eventually be lovely enough to …

Home Depot

What Happened To My Home When I Took A Month Off Social Media

I just couldn't take it anymore. The elections. The advertising. The photos of perfect couples going on perfect dates eating perfect food. The …

These 12 Simple Tips Will Make Your Home Decor Enviably Gorgeous

To say that someone is envious of your home because of the decorating job you have done to it is the biggest compliment you can get. Achieving it, …

Home Decorating

145+ Designer Living Room Decorating Ideas

Whether you favor bold and modern or traditional and cozy, these spaces are so pretty it will be hard to pick a favorite.<p>Get inspired with over 145 ways to style the heart of your home. Need ideas for other areas too? Our bedroom and bathroom galleries have so many gorgeous projects to emulate.

Don't Make These Mistakes When Arranging Your Living Room

Have you ever felt that a room was just "off" somehow, but you just couldn't place what it was? Living rooms are arguably the most used spaces in the …

Home Decorating

Revitalized 1840s New York City Townhouse by BWArchitects

There are few places in the world that can match the charm of Greenwich Village in <b>New York City</b> as a crucible of art, culture, innovation and …