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Just 50 Miles From Niagara Falls Lies the True Waterfall Capital of the World

When it comes to North American waterfalls, the first one that comes to people’s minds is usually the mighty Niagara Falls on the American-Canadian …

This 6-Minute Core Workout Will Seriously Challenge Your Abs in a New Way

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

Exercise

Ivanka Trump Swaps Jumpsuit & Pumps for Slick Red Cocktail Dress in Germany

Ivanka Trump in Germany: Style<p>Ivanka Trump, alongside husband Jared Kushner, wears a green Gabriela Hearst jumpsuit with her eponymous black Carra …

Footwear

Nordic Knots: Scandi-Inspired Rugs with a Nautical Vibe

Spotted (and admired) recently: Nordic Knots, a rug brand inspired by classic, simple Nordic designs. The origin story? A trio of Swedes, Fabian …

9 unexpected factors that impact whether your kid succeeds in school

And while good teachers and healthy study habits no doubt help kids get better grades, so do a slew of factors out of students' control.<p>Boosts can come from something as simple, yet vital, as a clean pair of clothes; or instilling in kids a mindset that tilts toward growth instead of rigidity.<p>Here …

Columbia University

Sharing These 20 Truths with Your Child Could Change Their Life

<i>“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”<br>― Margaret Mead</i>Our children grow up so fast. Before we know it they’re out there somewhere …

Parenting

These Blackout Shades Will Make You Feel Like You Live in a Penthouse

In New York City or London, no less.<p>Sensitive sleepers know blackout shades are a must. But they're not exactly known for being the prettiest accessory — until now. Ukrainian designers at HoleRoll found a way to combine functionality with fun. Seriously, tell us it wouldn't be totally delightful …

20 Things Vintage Kitchens Had That Today's Kitchens Don't

The design elements in these cozy kitchens take inspiration from an earlier era.<p>Why buy any old appliance when you can get one with decorative charm, …

Real Life Design Solutions: TV Camouflage Ideas that Work

For some, the appearance of a television in a living room doesn't offend. For others, it is essentially a giant black maw that upsets a room's …

Living Rooms

Fish Scale Tiles, An Unusual Choice For Homes With Personality

You’re probably familiar with all the classic tile forms like subway, square-shaped tiles or even the hexagonal ones. But what about the other types, …

The Design Trick That Makes Small Spaces Seem Larger

This is the conventional wisdom: for a small space, light colors. Dark colors can make a space feel heavy and oppressive, and they tend to soak up …

Living Rooms

Will Personalized Learning Become the New Normal?

Rhode Island is rolling out a statewide initiative to integrate student-specific instruction into classrooms.<p>Over the last few years, Rhode Island has emerged as a national leader in the drive to put personalized-learning programs into actual classroom practice. Now education leaders in Providence, …

Why Surfers Are Always the First to Know About Cool New Travel Destinations

Unsurprisingly, a new study has confirmed that surfers know what’s cool before anybody else.<p>A study from the University of Oxford suggests that …

Surfing

5 Things Expert Meal Planners Do Before They Go to the Grocery Store

Successful meal planning is broken down into three basic steps: selecting your recipes, grocery shopping, and then prepping and preparing. That's the …

Personal Finance

Parents of Successful Kids Have These 12 Things in Common

<i>This story originally appeared on businessinsider.com.</i><p>Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to do awesome …

Achievement Gap

Kids Whose Parents Make Them Do Chores Are More Successful

So drop the sponge and hand it to your child — tonight!<p>There's a reason your children are prone to tantrums when you ask them to wash the dishes — chores are <i>not</i> fun. After all, who wants to spend 20 minutes scrubbing crusted-on tomato sauce instead of watching <i>Frozen</i> for the millionth time? But …

How to make your kid good at anything, according to a world expert on peak performance

K. Anders Ericsson has spent 30 years studying people who are exceptional at what they do, and trying to figure out how they got to be so good. His conclusion: in most cases, talent doesn’t matter—practice does.<p>The practice he advocates is not hitting 100,000 golf balls or spending 10,000 hours …

Self-improvement

Eight Overnight Oatmeal Recipes for Busy Mornings

Eight Tasty Overnight Oatmeal Recipes for Hectic Mornings<p>Make these overnight oats recipes for an easy grab-and-go breakfast.<p>By · 3/1/2017, 9:00 …

The best medicine for ADHD might not be medicine, at least at first

Steve and Michelle were desperate. Their 6-year-old son, Sam, was diagnosed with ADHD soon after entering first grade. Sam’s behavior seemed outright defiant: He ignored adults when his name was called and was in constant motion. Sam let out bloodcurdling screams when forced to stop playing a game …

Autism

Bold Wallpaper in the Bedroom: 9 Inspirations

The bedroom—a spot where simplicity and serenity often rules—might not be the first place you'd think of for using a bold wallpaper. But in these …

Interior Design

McDonald’s UK Makes Fun of Modern Coffee Shop Culture in a New McCafé Ad

McDonald’s UK pokes fun at modern coffee shops in a commercial for McCafé coffee that calls out complicated and expensive coffee culture.<p>The coffee …

Coffee

22 epic photos of Iceland’s beaches

Some surf photographers are totally content sipping down piña colada in the South Pacific, but I’ve never been that person. Some people may think …

Diving between tectonic plates in Iceland

The Earth is broken into several gigantic landmasses, or “tectonic plates”. The Mid-Atlantic Ridge separates the Eurasian tectonic plates from North …

These Transparent Kayaks Let You See the Ocean Below You

For those who want to see just how dazzling the ocean’s coral reefs and marine life can be, a kayak company has the answer.<p>The Crystal Explorer from …

Kayaking

8 of San Diego County's Best Waterfalls

The smaller scale and often intimate settings of these San Diego County waterfalls make them every bit as beautiful as their larger cousins in other …

San Diego

5 Bathroom Ideas to Steal From Hollywood's Coolest It Girls—and How to Shop Them

If there's one thing we've learned from the myriad of celebrity homes we've had the privilege of shooting for MyDomaine, it's that when it comes to …

Black Frame Showers – Sophisticated With Modern Industrial Flair

The showers that have black frames have a very distinctive look. They are defined by clean lines and a certain level of industrial beauty combined …

Underwater Photographer of the Year: Award-finning images from our oceans

The winners of the prestigious 2017 UK Underwater Photographer of the Year Competition have recently been announced and the winning photographs will …

10 Best National Parks In The World

Grand Teton National Park Wyoming USA<p>Mount Rainier National Park, Washington, USA.<p>Zion National Park, Utah<p>El Chalten , Los Glaciers National Park , …

7 must-see destinations to visit while you still can

Rising sea levels, air pollution, and deforestation are hurting the planet. What you know the world to look like today may be completely different than what your grandchildren and their kids could see in the future.<p>The landscape is changing and the big adventures you are planning for the future …

Sea Level