Michael Connell

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Donald Olsen-designed custom-build with lap pool and Mt. Tam views asks $4.35 million

Donald Olsen, arguably the Bay Area’s most famous modernist architect to embrace the “International Style,” only designed about 5o homes in his 50-plus-year career. Many are in the East Bay, where he lived and taught for many years at the UC-Berkeley School of Architecture. But one of Olsen’s few …

UC Berkeley

This Week in Celebrity Homes: Lori Loughlin, Paula Deen and Jon Bon Jovi

Have a look at the homes the rich and famous have recently placed on the market<p>Check out a video tour of the $35 million California mansion Lori …

A Modernist Home in Mallorca With an Infinity Pool and Indoor Theater

This house, built in 2014, was made for entertaining and vacationing<p>Listing of the Day<p><b>Location:</b> Mallorca<p><b>Price:</b> €2,150,000 (US$2,291,470)<p>Located in …

Bali at Sunset

A Yoga Idea<p>I’ve got this crazy idea where I’m gonna go to Bali and learn how to become a yoga teacher. I don’t actually plan on teaching yoga, but I …

Bali Rice Fields

More angles on Rice Fields<p>Oh, trivia first! Do you know why there’s all that water in rice fields? I only just found this out! I thought, before, it …

Incredible Travel Instagrams by Marc Nouss

<b>Marc Nouss</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and traveler currently based in Paris, France. Marc shoots amazing travel, lifestyle, landscape, …

Photography

Where to Visit Philadelphia's History Hot Spots

1. Betsy Ross House, where the upholsterer is credited with creating the nation’s original red, white and blue banner. Appearances by Betsy herself …

Delaware Valley

A Glimpse Inside the Disney Remake Machine

Back in 2007, Tim Burton made a splashy homecoming. The director had spent the early part of his career working on short films for Disney and …

Walt Disney Company

Real Enchanted Roses That Last For Twenty Years Or More

In the tale of <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> the cursed prince must find his true love before the last petal of The Enchanted Rose falls or he'll be stuck in …

Disney Princess Popularity by State

Disney's princesses have been around since 1939, when Snow White appeared on the scene with seven of the most interesting roommates you've ever met. Since then, the club has grown to include a number of protagonists from your favorite films. And it's understandable that you might have a favorite …

Beauty and the best-dressed

It’s a tale as old as time and as… well, us. If you grew up in the ’90s, chances are that Belle, bookish, compassionate, fills-out-a-gown-nicely …

Walt Disney Company

Beauty and the Beast (2017) | Review by TheBoardman

I’d been looking forward to this for a long time now, and so wanted it to be good. Sadly though, this live action remake does little to rekindle the …

11 Classic Disney Songs Performed Flawlessly by Famous Pop Stars

Disney tunes have a special place in the hearts of many millennials (and millennial parents) who spent formative years glued to their televisions, …

Pantone Just Released the Top 10 Colors for Fall 2017

As antiquated as the fashion calendar may be, the beauty of seeing collections six months in advance is knowing what’s in store for next season. Play the buying game right and it’s basically sartorial insurance—that whatever pieces you buy now will be “in” for the better part of the year.<p>So what …

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Is a Technological Marvel, But for Its Actors, the Challenge Was Daunting

Stars Dan Stevens and Gugu Mbatha-Raw explain how motion-capture and CGI enhanced the telling of their classic story.<p>Bill Condon’s “Beauty and the …

Brazil

Box Office: 'Beauty And The Beast' Waltzes To Beastly $64M Friday For Possible $170M+ Weekend

Walt Disney’s <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> got off to a dynamite start yesterday, earning an obscene $63.787 million opening day. That includes a $16.3m Thursday preview and is (inflation notwithstanding) nearly a larger opening day than the entire opening weekends of <i>Maleficent</i> ($69m) and <i>Cinderella</i> ($67m). …

Movies

​How to paint your outdoor furniture

Any DIY project needs to be approached with a certain amount of thinking involved, seeing as there are always a bunch of things to consider. But once …

These 7 Hidden Costs Will Bust Your Renovation Budget

March 16, 2017<p>BOOKMARK THIS STORY<p><b>Renovation doesn't come cheap.</b><p>Even the most basic makeovers could easily set one back a tidy 5-digit sum. Sigh.<p>Which …

Paper Crafts: Kinds Of Colorful Chinese Paper Lantern Craft, how to make a paper lantern, craft lantern

<i>April 14th, 2016.</i> <b>Paper Crafts, Kinds of Colorful Chinese Paper Lantern Craft.</b><p>Some people prefer to have houses in Chinese styles, especially for …

HOOP QUILTS Pattern Day + GiveAway

HOOP QUILTS Day has finally arrived... break out of the BLOCK!<br>Quick, inexpensive, different, ROUND and super fun.<p>They are taking the world by …

Paper Crafts: Unique And Gorgeous Your Room By Using Recycled Papers, simple art and craft, recycled craft paper

<i>April 12th, 2016.</i> <b>Paper Crafts, Unique and Gorgeous Your Room by Using Recycled Papers.</b><p>People usually use papers only for one time. Once the papers …

You Said It: Clever Housekeeping Tips From Our Readers

For those of you who follow along with the January Cure each year, you know that sometimes the best advice comes from other readers. From tips for …

Nine NYC bridges and tunnels are raising toll prices on Sunday

On Sunday, New Yorkers will awake to a brand new world in which a 30-day unlimited ride MTA pass costs $121 instead of $116.50, and a seven-day pass …

Staten Island

Recipe: Think of Beet Dip As Fun, Hot-Pink Hummus

You don’t need to have dined at the New York City-based restaurant Jack’s Wife Freda (there are two locations in downtown Manhattan) to know it. Like all of the world’s best restaurants, it nails the crucial — but hard to consistently achieve — elements that make a restaurant great. The food and …

The best rooftop bars—with views—at New York City hotels - Curbed NY

Though it may not feel like it right now, spring is just around the corner, which also means that soon, most New Yorkers will be feeling the itch to be outdoors. There are plenty of places to satisfy that ourdoorsy urge (parks! beaches!), but the city's plethora of trendy hotels offer some of the …