Elizabeth Fogg

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Why 2017 May Be the Last Year You Itemize Deductions

Even if you usually itemize deductions, your best bet may be to claim the standard deduction instead -- starting with the current tax year.<p>The recent …

11 Genius Recipes for Stuffed Squash

Aside from pumpkins and PSLs, the arrival of squash means fall has arrived. The produce section of every market is loaded with them, and the internet is swapping thousands of recipes that include them. (Butternut squash desserts, anyone?) Whether you’re more partial to the tender acorn squash or a …

Healthy Eating

These 3 Recipes Will Soothe Your Gut (and Bloat) in 24 Hours, a Doctor Explains

Is there anything worse than eating a delicious meal only to suffer from painful bloating or a trip to the bathroom soon after? I've experienced this …

Diabetes

Modern guesthouse tower adds space, views to lakeside cabin

Check out its silver-stained massaranduba facade<p>The master retreat-makers at Andersson Wise Architects are at it again. After building such dream getaways as this modern Montana cabin and the lake home with cordwood walls, the Austin-based firm has added an exquisite sleeping tower to the site of a …

Solar-powered tiny house caters to artistic types

The Artist measures 28 ft (8.5 m)-long and is based on a triple-axle trailer. It's clad in tongue and groove siding, with metal accenting. Inside, …

Tiny House Movement

LeapHome unveils sustainable, super-efficient Frame prefab

LEAPfactory, the Italy-based company known for building gorgeous prefabricated structures in extreme locations, just unveiled their very first …

21 Of The Healthiest Summer Snack Recipes On Pinterest

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The Kitchen Smell Killer

In Swedish, “Belyse” means “to enlighten” and the Belyse Air Solution aims to do just that in your kitchen and other living spaces. This minimalist …

This Material Will Take Your Backsplash to the Next Level

Want to make your kitchen truly unique? Add a little bit of shine. A metallic backsplash, be it brass or copper, is a great way to bring the metallic …

Over 200 free art books released online by the Guggenheim

Enough art books to rival any expensive school have been archived online by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. And best of all, it’s all available to download for free.<p>Over 200 books have been added to the online catalogue, including works exploring the art of Kandinsky, Holzer, Lichtenstein, …

Art

Modern, Cozy and Inspiring House Y in Finland

Today we have an inspiring house to show here. House Y is located in Iisalmi, Finland, and it is breathtaking. The combination of glass and wood …

27 of May 2017's best streaming debuts on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, HBO, and more

Who needs beautiful spring weather when there’s so much great stuff to watch?<p>In most parts of the country, May is when spring really unfurls her full beauty, beckoning us to emerge from our homes and step into the fragrant sunlight. Don’t be fooled. There are far too many great movies and TV series …

Faux fasting diet regenerates pancreas to reverse diabetes

Using stem cells to create insulin-producing beta cells that could be transplanted into diabetics is being investigated as a possible cure for type 1 …

Diabetes

10 Photography Curators You Should Follow on Flipboard

To get an education in photography, one simply has to look around. That’s not asking much. From advertisements to Instagram, the modern age is awash in images appearing before us from every possible angle. Adding to this is the convergence of cameras and mobile phones, which led to the world taking …

Concept of the Ideal Kitchen Decorating for Minimalist House

Kitchen decor must be a slightly confusing part in deciding of how your kitchen will be. The first thing to do before starting to decorate your …

Interior Design

Six incredible buildings made from shipping containers

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>Cargotecture is a growing trend in modern architecture that has more to do with repurposing than it does with starting from scratch -- and yet the results are no less spectacular than traditional construction projects. Recycled shipping containers can be used alone for a tiny, …

Aquaponics

Gardening for beginners: the cheat’s guide to herbaceous borders

Daunted at the prospect of planning a new border? Help is at hand…<p>The herbaceous border is the ultimate demonstration of gardening skill: a masterpiece of juxtaposed shapes, colours and textures, all reaching a climax in the summer months. It has humble origins in cottage gardens, where flowers for …

I spent the night at the Refinery Hotel, my new favorite boutique hotel in NYC

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Tyler Lauletta<p>Last night I stayed at the Refinery Hotel located at the corner of 38th Street and 6th Avenue in New York City to take …

Empire State Building

This Neuroscience Hack Can Make You Unstoppable

Because your brain recreates your memories, you can train it to automatically create memories that propel you forward.<p>Successful people always find ways to manage their emotions and thoughts. Steve Jobs, for example, used mindfulness meditation to remain centered and focused. Many CEOs have …

Another reason to eat leafy greens? Sugar that’s good for your gut

Leafy green vegetables are well known for their exceptional nutrient content: They're loaded with key vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals thought to keep your heart, brain and eyes healthy as you age. Now, new research has uncovered yet another reason to eat your greens: they have an …

Healthy Eating

14 websites to bookmark if you want to get rich

Rich people appreciate the power of learning long after college is over.<p>"The world class knows that college is just the beginning of lifelong learning," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold in his book, "How Rich People Think." "That's why you'll see the great ones attending seminars, …

Personal Finance

House D10 / Werner Sobek

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located near Ulm, Germany, D10 is a single-storey one-family home built in an established residential …

The 3-Second Pause that Can Save a Morning and Spare Some Pain

<i>by Rachel Macy Stafford</i><i>“Do every act of your life as though it were the very last act of your life.”<br>– Marcus Aurelius</i>It was my children’s first day …

Nintendo

Here’s How A Month Of Zen Meditation Changed My Life

The Buddhist meditation practice is over 1,500 years old, but modern science says it has very real mental and physical health benefits.<p>On a trip to Japan last year, one of the places I visited was Kyoto, home to over 2,000 Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines. During one of my daily walks exploring …

Grand statements: Ai Weiwei unveils new works at Athens' Cycladic Art Museum

For Ai Weiwei, Instagram has been a friend and an enemy. The pros are that the platform has multiplied his international fame tenfold, turning him into one of the app's biggest stars and also a defacto real time newswire, documenting the Syrian refugee crisis in Lesbos, the Syrian border and Beirut.<p>…

Get a Brain Boost With These 6 Foods

We always hear talk about heart health, but what about brain health? Our brain needs our attention too and needs to be nourished and fed the right kind of foods to keep us thinking clearly, focused, feeling energetic and functioning at our best.<p>As dementia and Alzheimer's disease continue to rise …

DIY - Self Watering Tomato Buckets - Quiet Corner

“You can never have too many tomato plants, but what happens when you run out of room in the garden. Tomatoes are probably the most versatile plant …

Gardening

7 Ways To Bring Meditation Into Your Life

We live in a multi-tasking, 24/7, eat fast, work more, sleep less, always-connected, and "always on" world these days. It's no coincidence that at the same time, many of us complain of feeling increasingly exhausted, stressed, depressed, anxious, and disconnected, and are looking for …

Rem Koolhaas: “Architecture Has A Serious Problem Today”

At the 2016 AIA convention, the legendary architect gave the profession an honest appraisal of its failures.<p>Rem Koolhaas, the Pritzker Prize-winning Dutch architect, theorist, and provocateur, spoke with Mohsen Mostafavi, dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Design, in the closing keynote for the …