Kate Collins

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For many of us, monogamy is not an emotionally healthy pursuit

Popular wisdom suggests that an emotionally fulfilled life is one spent with a stable, monogamous partner by your side till death does you part. It’s the one fairytale that continues to hold truth post-childhood and indeed, there are some studies suggesting a connection between marriage or monogamy …

University of Washington

Love, Saudi Arabian style

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia goes to notorious lengths to prevent unsanctioned romance. So citizens of this conservative kingdom are increasingly turning to social-media networks to pursue relationships and plan forbidden rendezvous, people here say.<p>In a country with strict …

Here's What to Do If You Accidentally Picked at Your Skin

It happens to the best of us: you stare into your bathroom mirror with the intent at getting at just <i>one</i> tiny spot, only to emerge from your haze 30 …

One woman helped the mastermind of the Paris attacks. The other turned him in.

All of Europe was looking for Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the planner of the Paris attacks, when two women approached his roadside hiding place, guided by the voice of someone secretly watching from a distance and giving directions by phone.<p>“Go forward. Walk. Stop,” the voice said. “He can see you. He’s …

Hung Up

Understanding why some people take their lives – and some don’t

Arthur Sommer Rotenberg was a doctor in Toronto with a promising career. He had a large, loving family and was both studious and athletic, once …

What I Tell My Patients To Eat For Clear, Glowing Skin: A Hormone Expert Shares

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, bestselling author, and leading expert on hormones. That's why were thrilled to team up with her for a</i> …

Wellness

Want To Teach In Urban Schools? Get To Know The Neighborhood

Years ago, in a Brooklyn high school, a door slammed. Christopher Emdin, then a 10th-grader, immediately ducked under his desk. His math teacher accused him of being a clown and sent him to the principal's office.<p>Emdin wasn't being a clown.<p>A couple of days before, there had been a shooting just …

Pedagogy

Famifi

The many forgotten benefits of segmented sleep

Sleeping for an uninterrupted eight hours a night is not, in fact, natural human behavior. Recently, writer Jesse Barron described in the New York Times how he accidentally fell into a pattern of “segmented sleep,” a routine that was standard for centuries until the late 19th century. The …

Virginia Tech

17 Important Life Lessons I Wish My Daughters Knew Earlier

As a mother of two girls, there are many things that keep me awake at night. Our world is becoming smaller and increasingly artificial, reducing the …

Motivation

5 meditation experts to relax with on YouTube

Experts of all kinds take to YouTube to share their wisdom. From makeup to video games, viewers can find coaches on virtually any topic.<p>Meditation …

Saudi Arabia Crumbles at Home, Struggles with Wars Abroad

Saudi Arabia's break with Iran is widely seen as a symptom of the Saudi fear of an aggressive Tehran and the construction of a "Shiite Crescent" in the Arab Middle East that is encircling the Sunni Muslim-dominated kingdom. But there's also a strong domestic element to the concerns: the desperate …

The 2015 Travel Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Scroll through the runners-up and commended images to see the 2015 Travel Photographer of the Year. The winning shots will be displayed at the Museum of London Docklands in the summer of 2016

Photography

What Makes a Buddhist a Buddhist?

photo credit: Steven Schwartzberg<p>Here's an old Jewish joke:<p>Stan has been shipwrecked on a desert island for decades. One day he is rescued. Before leaving the island, he shows the rescuer how he spent his years alone: Building a main street with several huts, each with a different purpose.<p>"This hut …

Compassionate Portraits Of The Homeless That Will Affect You Deeply

Photographer Lee Jeffries who lives in Manchester UK, initially started out his photographic career shooting the beautiful game. Masterfully using …

A & D

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How to give and get more love in your relationship

<b>If you prefer to listen, here’s the podcast version of this post on iTunes and Soundcloud.</b><p><i>This one is for Katie – I hope this helps!!</i><p>This is about …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly24 hours agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

Lifestyle

6 Women Reveal the Reasons Why They Cheated

And whether their relationships survived the aftermath.<p>It’s easy to look at cheating as a black and white situation: Cheaters never have a good reason for straying from their relationships, and the other person is always in the right. In truth, there are more shades of gray than a certain immensely …

18 Home Offices That Will Give You New Decor Goals

Working from home. Forever.

Home Decorating

Why super flats are the new mansion in London's luxury quarter

A new generation of wealthy house hunters are ditching the traditional London townhouse for the ultra modern, mult-million pound, luxury apartment. Max Davidson examines the rise of lateral living<p>To fans of Downton Abbey, and other period dramas set in stately piles, the idea of ‘lateral living’ is …

Articles about cramped attic became sunny dining room renovation copenhagen tudor on Dwell.com - Dwell

A furniture designer carves out a modern family home in a renovated 1925 structure on the outskirts of Copenhagen.<p>Two tech professionals living in an early 1970s Eichler home in Silicon Valley desired a more open space for their young kids to...<p>For their weekend home in Sharon, Connecticut, …

Dining Rooms

This Is Why You Should Be Sleeping On Your Left Side

Everyone knows that sleep is very important for maintaining a good physical and mental health. However, the duration of your sleep is just as …

Sleep

At this Ontario cottage, you are in an architect's hands, but nature is in charge

How do you make a building disappear?<p>This was Ian MacDonald’s task when he designed a new cottage for his family. The site is an island in Ontario’s Georgian Bay: blue water and rocky shore, one of the iconic Canadian landscapes.<p>“It’s tough and beautiful, but you are very exposed,” MacDonald says. …

6 Skin Care Ingredients Dermatologists Say Really Work

Trying to decipher a skin care product label can be downright confusing. Some brands use highly scientific terms and some take a more user-friendly …

This Vogue Editor's St. Barths Wedding Is a Total Dream

You would think that even having the option to say "I do" in a location as luxurious as St. Barths would be enough to thrill just about any woman, …

Put A Ring On It: 12 Signs He's A 'Girlfriend Guy' Looking For Love

Show us the lay of the dating land, and most women can point out its bad apples. While those bad boys are a dime a dozen, we tend to spend our time …

Try These All-Natural DIY Seasonal Skin Care Recipes To Get That Glowing, Smooth Skin You’ve Always Wanted

Finding the right skin care products for your routine can be difficult, especially if you want to avoid conventional cosmetics, harmful chemicals, or …