Kacie Burnett

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The 25 Best Tips for Your Most Organized Kitchen Ever

#10 is a total game-changer.<p>Take heart, there's hope for your biggest (and smallest) problem spots.

8 Habits of Happy, Healthy, and Successful People

Simple behaviors that are committed to over time can yield enormous results.<p>According to Harvard psychologist Shawn Achor, happiness and success cannot be pursued directly. Instead, these things are organic byproducts of quality habits and vision. As Aristotle put it, "To be excellent we cannot …

Self-improvement

10 Essential Female Architects

This week, Iraqi-born British architect Zaha Hadid, the first woman and woman Muslim to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize, died.<p>“She was not just a …

How Burglars Commit Crime and Take Advantage of Cities by Hacking Architecture

'A Burglar's Guide to the City,' written by Geoff Manaugh, takes a look at our everyday urban environments through the eyes of the criminals aiming to hack them.<p>As a kid, I always fantasized about booby-trapping my house with elaborate tripwires and swinging paint cans to outsmart potential thieves …

How to Host the Best Outdoor Summer Party in Any Space

12 New Young Adult Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List 5 Foam Dry Shampoos for Grease-Free Summer Hair 3 Whole30-Endorsed Recipes to Make from the New Whole Smiths Cookbook

A Massive Aquaponic Lettuce And Fish Farm Will Grow In A Brooklyn Warehouse

In a year, a startup plans to produce 180,000 pounds of food for local grocery stores and restaurants.<p>“We build industrial-scale ecosystems.” So says Jason Green, CEO and co-founder of Edenworks, a Brooklyn-based urban farming startup. Unlike a typical indoor farm–a sterile environment, sometimes …

What These Artists Do with Ballpoint Pens Is Unreal

Artists Kai & Sunny turn straight lines into straight-up hypnotic artworks.<p><i>Whirlwind of Time (section), Kai & Sunny. Image courtesy of the artists</i><p>The ballpoint pen may be a humble tool for creating art (although it has earned its place in MoMA's permanent collection) but that doesn't mean to say …

Zen and the art of getting things done

<b>(CNN) —</b> The new hot trend in Silicon Valley office culture is a Buddh-ish encouragement of workplace mindfulness. Guided meditation is the new free cafeteria meals.<p>But David Allen, the author of the international bestselling productivity bible, Getting Things Done, has been teaching people how to …

Meditation

Blanket Scarf Wrap Tutorial

I was over on Facebook a week or so ago, telling everyone that I had started 11 projects in November and December and not finished any of them….well, …

Sewing

How to Make Stovetop Mac and Cheese That's Better Than Boxed

There’s a time and a place for boxed macaroni and cheese: 2:00 in the morning on the couch. But when it comes to dinner, you can do better than a …

Four striking ways China will reinvent architecture in 2016

Founded by architect Ma Yansong, Beijing- and Los Angeles-based MAD has designed many of China's most exciting new buildings. Incorporating "shanshui …

The Warm Glow of Copper Decor

With mixed metals and mixed materials being two of the biggest design trends of 2016, it’s no wonder that <b>copper</b> is having a moment in the spotlight! …

Home Decorating

Dim Sum Recipes

Dim sum, a distinctly active and fun style of Chinese dining, is a Cantonese tradition. It began in small roadside teahouses, which served simple …

The Strange And Beautiful Fashion Drawings Of Salvador Dali

In 1965, the surrealist master made a series of unconventional fashion sketches.<p>"At the age of six I wanted to be a cook," Spanish painter Salvador Dali recalled in his autobiography. "At seven I wanted to be Napoleon. And my ambition has been growing steadily ever since."<p>Dali wound up being a …

Suspended Spherical Treehouses – Available to rent year round

Eryn<p>Sleeps up to 3.<br>Double bed plus a single in loft.<p><i>From:</i><p>$299/night<p>Melody<p>Sleeps up to 2, in a double murphy bed.<br>Folds away for a creative</i> …

Rental Housing

20 Easy, Everyday Things You Can Do to Improve Your Life in 2016

<b>1. Write down three things you're grateful for every day.</b> Taking the time to thoughtfully consider what you're thankful for reminds you that you already have many of the things you want -- and that's worth celebrating.<p><b>2. Gossip less.</b> Frequent gossiping can be detrimental to your relationships and …

Top 6 Must-See Sky Events for 2016

Get a sneak peek at the best skywatching sights of the new year.<p>Among other celestial delights, the upcoming year may be best remembered for a planetary disappearing act and a Martian close-up.<p>Mars will be at its biggest and brightest in May, and then in the fall will appear to pass close to a …

Astronomy

The Complete Menu for the Food Lover's Cleanse 2016

All the recipes you need for the Food Lover's Cleanse 2016, in one convenient location.<p>Welcome to the Food Lover's Cleanse 2016! This year, we're bringing you a handful of new recipes, as well as some of our favorites over the last five years of the Cleanse. This menu serves 4 for dinner and 1-2 …

22 Hearty Cold-Weather Slow-Cooker Recipes

Another vertical forest being built by Stefano Boeri in Lausanne, Switzerland

Stefano Boeri's Bosco Verticale in Milan has been called "the most exciting new tower in the world." Last year it won the International Highrise …

Tiny green-roofed home can be packed up and moved on with minimal ecological footprint

The lightweight home was developed with the department of Energy Efficiency and Mechanics at the University of Las Fuerzas Armadas. It's reported to …

Terraced Rienzi House in urban Singapore is so green it feels like the country

Despite its small footprint, this family house in Singapore offers a surprising sense of openness. Architects at A D LAB managed to create generous …

Photos of the Strange ‘Crooked Forest’ in Poland

German photographer Kilian Schönberger recently shot a series of photos showing one of the most unusual forests in the world. Located near the city …

10 incredible aerial photographs of major cities at night - Telegraph

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32 places everyone should visit in France

Millions of people go to France each year to see incredible art in Paris, lie on the gorgeous beaches of the French Riviera, and sip wine in Bordeaux.<p>Here are 32 places all travelers should go to in France.

10 Stunningly Beautiful Abandoned Buildings in America

<i>By Nick Mafi for Architectural Digest.</i><p><i>(photos: Eric Holubow)</i><p>Photographers who capture images of abandoned sites are often referred to as urban explorers, and through their lenses, we are able to witness how at one time, certain communities and industries thrived before falling into collapse. …