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8 DIY Lighting Ideas That Will Make Your Yard Twinkle

Crafting

Wish you were there? 18 restaurants with incredible views - Telegraph

Italy

A Raw, Heartbreaking Look into the Life of a 2-Year-Old and her Drug-Addicted Parents

<i>Another Family</i> is Russian photographer Irina Popova‘s deeply intimate and equally intense document of the life of 2-year-old Anfisa and her …

15 Nail Designs You’ll Love for Fall

Nothing makes us happier than rocking a seriously chic manicure. We love trying out the best new colors and styles, and are constantly changing up our nail art game. With some truly beautiful trends for fall, we have a whole bunch of new looks we’re simply dying to try out. Check out our favorite …

10 Great Cooking Classes Around the World

Want to explore local culture in a new way on your next trip? Sign up for a cooking class.<p><i>Here are our recommendations for ten of the best culinary workshops in the world:</i><p><b>1. The Madrones (Philo, California)</b><p>The workshops at the Madrones pay homage to tried-and-true locals who’ve been at it for a …

10 Guided Tours That are (Actually) Worth Taking

Bijoux Society’s two-hour Jewelry Tour of Place Vendôme is more a coordinated day spent window shopping Paris' famed jewelry houses than a tour. It …

The Beckhams Are Redefining #SquadGoals This Summer

The fashionable family is proving you don't need a gaggle of model BFFs for an enviable squad.<p>We spent much of the summer admiring Taylor Swift's posse of models and A-List <i>1989</i> tour guests as the ultimate #squadgoals, but lately the Beckham family is giving every girl gang a run for its money. …

Victoria Beckham

20 Stunning Destination Wedding Photos That Will Give You Serious Wanderlust

The winners of Junebug Weddings' annual photography contest are truly breathtaking.<p>There are destination weddings, and then there are the surreal dreamscapes that make up the winners of Junebug Weddings' 2015 Best Destination Photography Collection. Over 4,000 photos from 40 different countries …

New Zealand

Meet the Preppiest Squad on Instagram

Photographer Sean Burke (@SeanGaleBurke) first met Kiel James Patrick (@KJP), the founder of an eponymous ultra-preppy fashion label, at a Gatsby-themed gala at the Ritz in Boston. Burke’s Instagram posts of his friends at their estates, driving vintage British sports cars, and of his parents …

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The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

<b>1. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (1678)</b><p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.<p><b>2. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (1719)</b><p>By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had …

Literature

5 Signs You Might Be a Micromanager | Inc.com

When you're leading a team, it can be tempting to try to get everything done just your way. But when leadership turns into micromanagement, employees can find it hard to carve their own path and develop independent ideas and solutions. At the end of the day, while micromanagers may get results, the …

The Mindy Kaling Way of Building Real Confidence | Inc.com

As an accomplished actress, sitcom creator, and best-selling author, Mindy Kaling has plenty of reasons to be a confident career woman. But when it comes to inspiring others to be confident, Kaling admits that it's been difficult to articulate to her fans just how she does it. Why? People are …

5 Office Mistakes Costing Millennials the Promotion | Inc.com

Now that career-minded Millennials make up 50 percent of our workplace, it's safe to assume (like every other generation to enter the work force) they'll want to earn promotions as quickly as possible. Unfortunately, we're hearing across the board that a lot of Millennial workers aren't promotion …

These are the questions you should always ask during a job interview

The questions YOU ask during a job interview are just as important as the answers you give.<p>Popular life stories<p>Knowing which questions to ask at a …

Employment

Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people?

On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Palo Alto, California, waiting for his lab’s weekly meeting to begin. Wyss-Coray, a professor of neurology at Stanford University, was leading a young group of researchers who studied ageing …

Medicine

How Not to Name Your Startup, and What You Can Learn from My Mistake | Inc.com

Just over a year ago our team made a last minute pivot from a prior venture onto a new idea -- an anonymous matchmaking platform for passive job seekers -- those already employed but open to exploring the right opportunities.<p>Almost instantly, it was clear that people loved the name as much as the …

The radical “Jurassic World” we didn’t get to see: When “starting from scratch” means “starting from white”

<b>Ty Simpkins and Nick Robinson in "Jurassic World" (Universal Pictures)</b><p>Before the blockbuster was rewritten, the main characters were Chinese. What if that didn’t change?<p>Imran Siddiquee<p>August 4, 2015 2:13am (UTC)<p>Universal Studios recently announced a release date for the inevitable "Jurassic World" …

Jurassic World

How my daughter taught me the meaning of courage

The Telegraph cartoonist Bob Moran had fatherhood all figured out – until disaster struck. He shared the emotional journey in an animated video – and the response was beyond anything he could have expected<p>I’d never worried about becoming a parent. From a young age, I’d looked forward to being a dad …

The Good Reason This Abandoned Home Was Filled With Flowers

The property was so neglected, most people would choose to demolish it entirely.<p>When we first heard about florist Lisa Waud's plan to turn an abandoned house in Hamtrack, Michigan into beautiful flower-covered oasis as part of an exhibit planned for October, we were definitely intrigued. Now, …

Abandoned Buildings

Inside the Life of China’s Most Famous Actress

Untitled. From the series FAN (2008-2009)<br>Rian Dundon<p>1 of 14<p>It was 2008 when Californian photographer Rian Dundon, while working as a freelance …

That 'Useless' Liberal Arts Degree Has Become Tech's Hottest Ticket

In less than two years Slack Technologies has become one of the most glistening of tech’s ten-digit “unicorn” startups, boasting 1.1 million users and a private market valuation of $2.8 billion. If you’ve used Slack’s team-based messaging software, you know that one of its catchiest innovations is …

Why A $70,000 Minimum Salary Isn't Enough For Gravity Payments

When Dan Price announced that he was raising the minimum salary in his company to $70,000, it made a lot of headlines. The story of the founder and CEO of the Seattle-based credit card processor Gravity Payments drastically cutting his own salary in order to raise the standard of living of even his …

The Workplace

Capture Your Creativity with a Digital Notebook

When we talk about the problem of driving innovation, we often focus on how to foster creative thinking. But much of the time, the challenge isn’t that we lack creativity — it’s that we fail to capture the bursts of inspiration we <i>do</i> have, or fail to recall our great ideas in the moments and …

Increase Your IQ: 5 Things You Should Be Doing Every Day | Inc.com

If you want to witness the magic of the human brain in action, play the matching game with a 4-year-old–you know, the classic game where the tiles are arranged face down and players take turns flipping them over to find pairs. You’ll see what I mean as you watch that wonderful little brain doing …

How Clutter Affects Your Productivity (And What You Can Do About It)

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a creative marketplace connecting mobile and Web projects with vetted, handpicked developers and designers from around the world. This post originally appeared on the ooomf blog.</i><p>Cleaning out your closet, emptying your inbox, putting things where they …

Loving Father Helps Son with Down Syndrome to Fly in Heartwarming Photo Series

When photographer Alan Lawrence's son Wil was born in October 2013, he knew that there was something different about him. “While looking into his eyes, everything started to go into a dream state. My emotions of joy paused as everything around me seemed to slow down. The nurse may of been talking …

The Touching Way One Terminally-Ill Mom Is Making Sure Her Daughter Remembers Her

She’ll never have to experience a milestone alone.<p>It’s a real-life version of <i>PS: I Love You</i>: A mom battling breast cancer is writing greeting cards for her 4-year-old daughter to open in the future.<p>Heather McManamy, a 35-year-old who received a terminal diagnosis last August, has created more than …

Cancer

Round-the-world, $100,000 cruises target baby boomers

For years, the weeklong cruise has been a standard among vacationers. But these days, some who travel the high seas are taking their time.<p>Make that a …