Heather Grise

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100 Books You Should Read Now: An English Professor's List

"We are all refugees from our childhoods. And so we turn, among other things, to stories. To write a story, to read a story, is to be a refugee from …

See What Happens When Adults Do Coloring Books (Part 2)

Remember when we wrote about the Coloring Book Corruptions blog about a month ago? After their darkly humorous and twisted work went viral, the …

17 Best Adult Colouring In Books 2017

Brilliant and quirky colouring books for adults, which have been drawn by iconic illustrators including Mike Perry, Johanna Basford OBE, Jon …

The 3 Best Reads of 2017 (So Far), According to Amazon Book Editors

We love diving into a good book no matter what the time of year, but something about fall makes curling up with a new read and a cup of hot tea all …

Books

50 Classic Books to Read When It's Too Cold to Go Outside

There’s something about cold weather that makes retreating to a cozy nook in your home with a good book and a cup of tea so appealing. While there …

Literature

Why I Capture the Castle has gained a secret cult of book lovers

“Every time I meet someone who also loves <i>I Capture the Castle</i>,” writes Jenny Han in her foreword to the new edition of Dodie Smith’s 1948 classic, “I know we must be kindred spirits.”<p><i>I Capture the Castle</i> is that kind of book. It’s not quite famous, even among Smith’s works (her most famous title …

One type of marriage that's most likely to end in divorce — according to a relationship scientist

Eli J. Finkel, professor at Northwestern University and the author of "The All-or-Nothing Marriage," explains one type of marriage that is most likely to end in divorce. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Eli Finkel:</b> I'm a psychologist which means that most of the research I do involves things …

Make a Better Chicken Stir-Fry with This Pro Tip

Let me introduce you to a chicken technique that has revolutionized how I stir-fry at home: velveting. This Chinese technique is most often used in …

The Authentic Italian Way to Make Alfredo Pasta Is the Opposite of What You Think

[1]<p>Fusilli Alfredo<p>From <b>Back Pocket Pasta</b> [2] by Colu Henry<p>Notes<p>This recipe comes from one of my dearest friends, Carla Lalli Music. We met while working together and discovered that her family also hails from Avellino, a small province outside of Naples, so we developed an immediate kinship. Alfredo …

Recipes

These clever layout tricks will maximise your living room space

<b>Living rooms come in all shapes and sizes, from long and large to small and square. Regardless of this though, there are always ways to maximise the</b> …

Living Rooms

Why Is It You Can Sense When Someone’s Staring at You?

Say you’re engrossed in a task, scrolling through your phone or reading a book. Suddenly that creepy, prickly feeling grabs hold of you. Someone’s …

Neurology

How Gaslighting Affects Your Mental Health

Once in a while, it’s normal to have a fleeting moment where you question your own sanity, like when you’re severely sleep deprived or stressed out. …

How To Get a High-End Living Room Look on a Real Life Budget

Built in 1928, this Michigan house came with plenty of architectural charm when Justin bought it, but it needed updating. And that's just what Justin …

Our 6-year-old has a fun, comfortable life. Why isn’t she grateful?

<i>Q: We have a 6-year-old who, for the past six months or so, has acted frustrated and apathetic about most things if she’s not doing exactly what she wants. We are not extravagant, but we live a comfortable life and want to do fun things with the kids. But it’s hard when we feel like it’s not being</i> …

Parenting

Taste Beyond The Tongue

6 Easy Freezer Recipes To Make This Week To Lose 6 Pounds Fast

We're all running around all day like chickens without heads — who actually has time to make a super healthy meal every night of the week? Whipping …

Slow Cookers

This Is the Freshest, Creamiest Take on Chicken Salad

Make the chicken salad:<p>Arrange the chicken in a single layer in a large saucepan. Add enough cold water to cover the chicken breasts by 1 inch. Bring …

20 Cheap Meals That Won't Break The Bank

Full stomachs, full wallets.

Tighten Your Upper Arms With the Upright Row

Sizzling temps mean it's just too hot for sleeves. After all, your arms wouldn't mind a little time in the sun. To help your shoulders feel great when you slide off the sleeves, we've got one quick and easy exercise for you to do: the upright row! This classic arm-toning move doesn't just target …

Fitness

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Science Says Read to Them Like This (But Most Parents Don't) | Inc.com

Just about every parent I know wants to do whatever they can to ensure their kids live happy and successful lives.<p>It's why we pack up and move to new neighborhoods, why we learn to praise our children in specific ways, and why we work to teach them both responsibility and resilience. Now, it turns …

Research

Poem of the Week: ‘Bored’ by Margaret Atwood

Whether because of the political events currently unfolding in America, the debut of the much-discussed Hulu adaptation in April, or a combination of the two, Margaret Atwood’s <i>The Handmaid’s Tale</i>, first published in 1985, has recently climbed back to the top of bestseller lists. Set in a dystopian …

Epic Books You Should Read if You Like 'American Gods'

From angsty red monsters to a literally dead God whose corpse must be disposed of, these seven Gaimanesque novels give ancient myths and religions a modern twist.<p>In Starz's new TV show <i>American Gods</i>, the deities and demons of ancient mythology must battle the new gods of technology and money. The …

Get Lost in These Intricate 3D Paper Worlds

Elisa Mearelli forms a limitless downward spiral with sheets of paper.<p>Netted layers of paper cut into spindly bows frame a never-ending hole which opens up to another world. What began in Elisa Mearelli's Italian city as tradition turned into a studied interest in the art of paper-making. Her tiny …

The 7-Step Morning Routine That Helped Me Build a Billion-Dollar Brand

This curated column is authored by Tom Bilyeu, Co-Founder, Impact TheoryThe post The 7-Step Morning Routine That Helped Me Build a Billion-Dollar …

4 Awesome Internet Things To Show Your Kid Today

A sprinting chicken, a jellyfish live-stream, and other awesome internet stuff to share with your kids.<p>Every day the internet gifts us a weird, …

Monterey Bay Aquarium

25 Antiaging Skin-Care Products Dermatologists Actually Use Themselves

While some people want to know what celebrities and models use on their skin, I've always been more curious to get inside the bathroom vanities of …

32 books that will make you a more well-rounded person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

Books

16 things you need to let go of if you want to be successful

When it comes to achieving success, there’s a lot of focus on the things that you need to add to your life, like learning a new skill or finding a …

Self-improvement

12 funky kids bedrooms that will earn you serious cool parent points!

If you're in need of some cool parent points, a guaranteed way to accrue them is to create a really fun, colorful and engaging bedroom for your …