Chelsea Haken

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WATCH: Colorful Kitchens Are Back, But They Look Completely Different

When you picture a “retro” kitchen, you might see pops of mint green, shades of pink, and rounded appliances reminiscent of the ’50s. Kitchens of the …

Kitchens

14 houseplants that are almost impossible to kill

1/<p>1. Mother-in-law's tongue<p>When you go out of town, this is one plant you will not need to worry about.<p>Mother-in-law's tongue is an evergreen with …

9 indestructible houseplants that purify the air

<i>9 Indestructible houseplants that purify the air, even if you neglect them.</i>Houseplants that purify the air. Image by Clickmanis @ stock.adobe.comIt …

The 40 books you need to read before you die.

There is no companion like a particularly brilliant book. Some books have the power to transport you to another world entirely, and once they spit …

Books

Let Go of Those Love Handles! A Yoga Sequence to Help Tone Your Tummy

Muffin top, love handles, tummy tire — whatever the name, it's not something many of us want to hold onto. While strength-training moves that target this area won't diminish belly fat entirely — cardio is also key — building muscle mass helps your body burn more calories. When you finally lose the …

10 healthy getaways that will recharge your body and mind

Wellness continues to be one of the hot travel trends this year and it's expected to keep growing.<p>People are stressed, they're tired, they're worried …

5 Super-Underrated Plants That Can Survive in the (Almost) Dark — Plants in the Kitchen

Our friends at Apartment Therapy talk a lot about hard-to-kill houseplants, especially when it comes to really dark homes that don't get tons of …

Best Novels of 2018 So Far

There’s no better time than summer to catch up on the books you might have missed this winter and spring. From a feminist retelling of classic …

21 Books That Will Make You Fall In Love With Reading Again

So, you can't figure out how to get out of your reading slump? Maybe your TBR pile has been piled so high that you have become completely overwhelmed …

Books

88 books to enjoy this summer: the TED reading list

<i>Maya Sariahmed</i><p>Whether your weeks ahead contain travel, vacations or just longer and lazier days than usual, our list of recommendations from TED …

Books

12 books you should listen to as audiobooks instead

I've been an insatiable reader ever since I first learned how letters joined together to form words. One tool my grandfather used to teach me how to read was a small tape recorder, and our routine was that he had me practice reading aloud each night into the microphone.<p>Somewhere, there are tapes of …

Books

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p><i>RELATED</i>: 20 Beautiful Beach Views From Around The World<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>3 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Con …

10 Books With Plot Twists You Have to Read to Believe

Who doesn’t love a good twist? The moment that makes you gasp, literally. The sentence that changes everything you thought you knew. The reveal that …

Expert Takeaway Tips for Organizing Your Bookshelf

There’s way more to book organization than sorting by color.<p>A stylish library or polished nook filled to the brim with books is one way to bring a …

Books

Best Day Hike in Every State

The Best Day Hike in Every State<p>We should preface this by saying that this should really be called “<b>one</b> of the best day hikes in every state”. In …

This Summer's Hottest New Books For Every Type of Reader

This Summer is all about reading the most anticipated books from some of the literary world's most compelling voices. From captivating memoirs to dramatic thrillers, this list of diverse and highly anticipated Summer reads will keep you busy all season long.

America is plagued by a chronic misunderstanding of slavery and white supremacy

A recent study from the Southern Poverty Law Center traces our ignorance to our schools, and provides a path to solving this problem.<p>Several years …

The type of exercise that's scientifically proven to improve mental health too

Two birds, one stone.<p>Exercise isn't just beneficial for the health of your body, but for the health of your mind, too. And new scientific research points towards one type of workout in particular that's proven to improve mental health.<p>Weight training is ideal for strengthening and toning the body, …

WATCH: These 5 Mood-Boosting Paint Colors Will Make Your Home a Happier Place

When it comes to decorating a house, color is so much more than a matter of taste. In fact, plenty of scientific evidence suggests that use of color …

5 Iconic Road Trips to Take Before Your Kids Grow Up

Talk about memories they'll cherish for life.<p>American highways have inspired more great music, books, and movies than any other roads in the world …

28 Places to Go This Summer That Won't Be Full of Tourists

Everyone’s heading to Montauk, and Cape Cod, and Italy. Poor Italy. But wouldn’t it be nice to feel like you’re escaping the zinc-nosed hordes without having to head to Tuvalu? (Psst. It’s a remote island in the South Pacific.) We asked our team of travelers to name the place they’d go that still …

National Parks

15 Stylish Houseplants That Actually Thrive In Low Light

Hard to kill, easy on the eyes.<p>(Be cautious if you have pets, though — some of these can be toxic.)

Three Major Muscles to Always Keep Loose

Whether you’re training for a marathon, triathlon, or bodybuilding event, you want your body to function at its very best. In order to get there we …

Stressed out? These are the supplements experts recommend

Not to add another worry to your already-full plate, but chronic stress has been shown to play a significant role in the development of disease. …

The best camping spots in every state for a cheap summer vacation

Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing and improved sleep patterns.<p>But camping isn't just a prescription for dealing with urban angst and anxiety. It's also a joy in its own right — an excuse to go to bed …

National Parks

These Mother-Daughter Road Trip Ideas Are Perfect & My Bags Are Already Packed

Listen up everyone, Mother's Day is right around the corner and it's time to impress. No one deserves a special day more than a mom, but instead of …

National Parks

Breakthrough obesity jab that mimics gastric band helps patients lose one stone every month

A new hormone jab that mimics the gastric band has been hailed the "most exciting" obesity treatment ever discovered after some patients lost more …

The Best Meditation Tips For People With Anxiety (From Someone With Anxiety)

<i>Sarah Wilson is a best-selling author, journalist, and entrepreneur who has spent years struggling with anxiety. In her new book,</i> First We Make the …

Fantastic Fables: The 10 Best Magical Realism Novels of All Time

<b>* Magical Realism novels from classics to contemporaries</b> <b><br>* Modern myths and surrealist romances</b> <b><br>* Masterpieces of the genre from around the …

The 24 Most Popular Book Club Picks This Month, According To Goodreads

If you've ever been in a book club and been tasked with <i>picking the next month's book,</i> then you already know: It's a high stress, big stakes …