Erin Border

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Craft Supply Storage + Organization Ideas

I love having a well-stocked craft cupboard (or room, tote, or closet), but find myself locked in a never-ending battle with my craft supplies. A box …

Domestic Violence

The best books of 2016 so far: The A.V. Club’s catch-up guide

Avid readers will always have more books on their shelves than time to read them, and staying contemporary can be a challenge for even the most …

Who Says Those 3 Words First (and Why It Matters)

Source: bikeriderlondon/Shutterstock<p>You’ve been seeing someone recently, someone who’s a bit of a game changer in your world. Everything is brighter …

Psychology

Four historical fiction books to read this summer

The Book of Harlan,<p><b>By Bernice L. McFadden</b><p><b>Akashic Books, 341 pages, $29.95</b><p>Author Bernice McFadden borrowed from the experiences of her ancestors for …

How to backpack through 14 European cities

Backpacking through Europe is about being impulsive, right? It's about train-hopping and wanderlust, about getting lost in random cities and hooking up with Australians in dodgy youth hostels. It's also about doing and seeing some really cool stuff that you can then regale your friends back home …

European Travel

Trippy Networks: How LSD Changes Consciousness

<b>LSD is known to cause changes in consciousness, including “ego-dissolution”, or a loss of the sense of self. Despite a detailed knowledge of the</b> …

Inside the ‘black box’ of human development

Researchers will soon have the means to study embryos beyond the 14-day legal limit. Does the potential for advances in medicine outweight ethical concerns?<p>It is not birth, marriage or death, but gastrulation that is truly the most important time in your life.”<p>When the eminent embryologist Lewis …

Genetics

Anti-Education by Friedrich Nietzsche review – why mainstream culture, not the universities, is doing our best thinking

The long-misunderstood philosopher, a hater of nationalism but supporter of independent thought, disliked trends in higher education that are very evident today<p>Throughout his life Nietzsche thought of himself as an educator, but the time he spent working in higher education was not long and much of …

Friedrich Nietzsche

10 global destinations that are on the rise, according to TripAdvisor

There's a certain appeal to visiting a city before it's a global destination that's constantly packed with tourists.<p>TripAdvisor recently released the winners of its Travelers' Choice Awards in several different categories, including the global destinations that are on the rise.<p>To create the list, …

National Parks

How To Get Gorgeous While You Sleep

Lazy girls, rejoice (from your couch—no need to get up). We've rounded up 16 products that do all the work while you sleep, so all you have to do is slather them on and wake up prettier.<p><b>Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Overnight Hair Rescue</b><p>If a three-minute hair mask in the shower is good, an 8-hour mask …

The 15 Coolest Bookstores From Around the World

Rumor has it J. K. Rowling was inspired by Livraria Lello while writing <i>Harry Potter</i> (and teaching English) in Portugal. It doesn’t take long to …

Books

7 truths that will transform how you think about yourself

"The essence of knowledge is self-knowledge," claimed the Greek philosopher Plato. But how do you go about learning <i>actual</i> new truths about yourself when it's so easy to get caught up in comforting confirmation biases and pleasant patterns that only support what we already know?<p>Well you could try to …

Psychology

Mark Kermode: the best films of 2015

A female Iranian vampire, forbidden love and Pixar’s brilliant depiction of a teen’s inner turmoil helped make 2015 a great year for cinema<p>• Observer critics’ reviews of the year in full<p>You can tell how good a year was by how hard it is to compile a list of the top 10 highlights! Such was the …

Top 10

Where to Drink Like Hemingway: A Tour of the World's Best Literary Bars

From Dorothy Parker and her ‘vicious circle’ to the bar where Hunter S. Thompson sank tequila, take a seat at the bar of these writerly booze palaces.<p>…

America's Horrifying Mass-Incarceration System, In 1 Chart

The nonprofit Prison Policy Initiative released a graphic on Tuesday showing just how many people are currently locked up in the U.S., as well as where they're being held. The short version: It's a <i>lot</i>.<p>Drawing on a wealth of federal data, the chart illustrates a criminal justice system that now …

Eleven Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas for Travelers

1<p>A Peace Treaty’s Maia Scarf<p>Travelers have enough to worry about without fussing over airport attire, so it’s a relief to find A Peace Treaty’s new …

East Africa

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

European Travel

20 Songs That Defined 2015

Consider this the ultimate playlist of the year.<p>You might've already heard (and made your winning predictions for) next year's Grammy nominatioss, but which songs won us over in 2015? Here, <i>BAZAAR</i> rounds up the biggest songs of the year, from viral hits to new classics.<p><b>"Hello" by Adele</b><p>Without …

Mark Ronson

6 of the World's Most Stylish Hotels (Just in Time for a Little Winter Escape)

<i>Photo courtesy of Cavas Wine Lodge</i><p>Whether it's a funky roadside motel or a clifftop former castle, there's nothing like a hotel with a little style. A property planted firmly at that sweet-spot intersection of considered decor, welcoming ambiance, and thoughtful service. And someone with an uncanny …

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The 32 Best Fantasy Books Of 2015

2015 has been a truly great year for fantasy, with a number of stunning debuts, startlingly original standalones, and excellent new installments in beloved series.<p>Hawkins' fantastic debut novel <i>The Library at Mount Char</i> is the story of a deeply strange, highly unsettling family—the likes of which …

16 U.S. Cities To Visit If All You Want To Do Is Eat

You've probably heard that major U.S. cities including New York City, Chicago, Washington D.C. and San Francisco are amazing places to visit for some of the best food in the world.<p>But we're here to tell you that there's more to eat in places beyond the usual destinations. The following locations …

20 Awesome Backpacking Trips

If you haven’t walked four to 16 miles on a trail lately, set up a tent, slept under the stars, woken up, drank coffee, and watched the world wake up …

11 Apps That Will Help Improve Your Mental Health

I love the smell of possibility in the morning.

17 Young Adult Novels You Should Read, Based On Your Favorite Literary Classics

Combine your love for the classics and young adult novels with these awesome books.

20 Unusual Gift Ideas for the Traveler in Your Life

We've all got one, or a few, wanderers in our holiday shopping list. And sometimes, finding the perfect gift can be a little hard, especially since they have already been all over the world and have something to represent every place they've set foot in. Since we don't want you to go into full …

Travel

46 Literary Baby Names That'll Make You Want To Have Children

Game of Names.

'P Is For P*ssy' Is The Alphabet Book Of Your Wet Dreams

A is for ass. B is for blow. C is for cock. D is for don't-show-this-to-your-kids-without-knowing-what-you're-getting-yourself-into.<p>Just when you were getting sick of the adult coloring book craze, adult alphabet books are having their moment. And I mean <i>adult.</i><p><i>P is for Pussy,</i> the brainchild of …

Books