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Mariah Carey sells her marital home in Bel-Air for $9 million

The marital home of Mariah Carey and her estranged husband, Nick Cannon, has sold for $9 million.<p>The gated estate centers on a Hamptons-vibe mansion with black shutters, a red front door, high ceilings, wood floors and French doors.<p>The 13,000 square feet of renovated interior space include a music …

What to Do If You’re Smarter than Your Boss

You want to work for a great boss — someone you can respect and learn from. But what if your manager isn’t good at his job? What if you’re more competent or have greater skills? Should you be raising a ruckus or keeping your head down? And how do you get what you need without making your boss look …

Rock Star Psychologist Steven Pinker Explains Why #TheDress Looked White, Not Blue

<i>Pinker is the author of ten books, including</i> <i>The Language Instinct</i>, <i>How the Mind Works</i>, <i>The Blank Slate</i>, <i>The Better Angels of Our Nature</i>, and most recently, <i>The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century. It’s no surprise, then, that he would have perhaps the clearest</i> …

Why Smart People Struggle with Strategy

Strategy is often seen as something really smart people do — those head-of-the-class folks with top-notch academic credentials. But just because these are the folks attracted to strategy doesn’t mean they will naturally excel at it.<p>The problem with smart people is that they are used to seeking and …

7 Cities That Are Starting To Go Car-Free

Urban planners are finally recognizing that streets should be designed for people, not careening hunks of deadly metal.<p>After over a hundred years of living with cars, some cities are slowly starting to realize that the automobile doesn’t make a lot of sense in the urban context. It isn’t just the …

Articles about look marble kitchen on Dwell.com - Dwell

2017 is promising to be an exciting year.<p>Bring the sleek, sophisticated look of marble into your kitchen with these cheaper, more durable alternatives.<p>For the husband-and-wife founders of Calico Wallpaper, work meets life at their rental flat in Brooklyn’s Red Hook.<p>Select perfect flooring to give a …

Why "Mini Sia" Maddie Ziegler May Just Be the Coolest 12-Year-Old Ever

Maddie Ziegler isn't your average 12-year-old. The pint-sized dancer prone to energetic, spasmodic, impossible-to-look-away-from moves has garnered …

9 Signs Your Partner Is Likely to Cheat

Based on scientific studies.<p><b>1. They've cheated in the past.</b> This one should be obvious enough, but anyone who's cheated in the past (even if it was a prior relationship) could cheat on you again, according to a study conducted by the University of South Alabama. That's not to say you shouldn't give …

Dos and don’ts for restful sleep

From eating “slumber foods” to playing the didgeridoo – David Robson looks at the tried and tested ways to get a good night’s sleep.<p>Few experiences are as maddening as a restless night. Sleep should, in theory, be the most natural and effortless activity in the world, yet insomnia is common to many …

13 New Landscape Design Ideas to Steal in 2015

Good garden design can change your life–and remove boundaries between indoors and out to increase living space. We’ve rounded up 13 new ideas to …

Landscaping

8 Surprising Ways You're Slowing Your Metabolism

Fire up your natural calorie burn ASAP.<p><i>This article was written by Paige Greenfield and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Yeah, yeah, yeah, you've heard it all before—all you need to speed up your metabolism is to build more muscle, drink lots of ice water, and try to spend less time sitting, …

The cost of being unhealthy

<b>We eat too much, drink too much and don't get enough exercise. It's that simple. And if you think that doesn't apply to you, you're probably wrong.</b><p>There are seven established factors that raise the risk of ill health. They cover everything from smoking to low fruit and vegetable consumption.<p>An …

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

Cranberry Muffins with Walnut Crumb Topping - Turntable Kitchen

Fate is a funny thing. I suppose I’ve always been the sort of person who believes in the inevitability of some things. A rained out vacation, a …

Rihanna Wins a Historic Legal Fight with Topshop Over T-Shirts Using Her Image

She accused the retailer of using her photo without her permission.<p>Rihanna has made legal history after winning a high-profile lawsuit against Topshop, the BBC reports. London's Court of Appeal upheld a ban against the retailer selling shirts featuring the singer's image, a photo she argues was …

Music Videos

Mint Chip Ice Cream Cake

20 Servings<p>Don't be intimidated by homemade ice cream cake—this mint recipe is worth the effort.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1 1/2 cups cake flour<p>1/2 teaspoon baking powder t<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>11 large egg whites<p>1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar<p>1 3/4 cups sugar<p>10 …

The Quarter-Life Skin Crisis: Why Women Are Suddenly Breaking Out in Their Mid-20s

"I thought I was safe, until it came for me, too."<p>It started out innocently enough: the occasional text from a friend complaining about her sudden breakout; a co-worker lamenting the re-occurring pimple on her chin. But then it spread. One by one, as my friends entered their mid-20s, their skin …

Skin Care

Imagine You're in Christian Grey's Bedroom

You shouldn't be at a Christian Grey party, but now you are, and he's got his eye on you.<p><i>"Imagines" are fan fiction scenes written in the second person. Read</i> Cosmo<i>'s</i> Fifty Shades<i>Imagine, written by Bedroom Blogger Alessandra Torre, and then find out how you can get your own Imagine published on</i> …

How All the Bad Flings Led Me to the Woman I Married

In this excerpt from forthcoming book How to Grow Up, writer Michelle Tea explains exactly that.<p>I emerged from the ruins of an eight-year monogamous relationship ready to date—like, feral. My vibrant city of San Francisco was teeming with hot boys, hot girls, and hot girls who looked like hot boys. …

Relationships

"I Thought I Wasn't Smart": Jennifer Aniston Opens up About Her Dyslexia

Heartbreaking.<p>In her new <i>Hollywood Reporter</i> profile, you learn that Jennifer Aniston owns a Chagall, watches the <i>Bachelor</i> with Justin Theroux, and wishes Brad Pitt well. She also gives some juicy, existential sound bytes, but the most poignant part of the interview has to be when she opens up about …

Jennifer Aniston

The Quest to Find the Perfect Buffalo Wing Recipe

We set out on a quest to create the best Buffalo wing recipe. Here's what we came up with<p>We have a lot of chicken wing recipes here at <i>Bon Appétit</i>. We’ve got vinegar-ed, we’ve got herbed, spicy peanut, and even crab fat-caramel (trust us, they’re delicious). But you know what we didn’t have? A good …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

See How Much Every Part of Your Body Really Weighs

Guess which organ is as heavy as a Webster's Dictionary<p>You may have air in your head or lead in your butt, but chances are that most of your body parts weigh the same as the next guy's. The diagram below shows how a man of about 180 pounds can be broken down by weight.<p><b>1. Blood, water, and lymph</b> …

The Penis Comes Out on the Parisian Catwalk

There it was, peeping out from Rick Owens’s tunic-like creations at the menswear collections. Will men buy clothes that publicly display their …

How to Pronounce Designer Names: 101

Why History Will Eviscerate Obama

The Obama History Project<p>History Will Be Very Kind By Jonathan Chait<p>History Will Eviscerate Him By Christopher Caldwell<p>Historians Weigh In on …

The 7 Bra Myths You've Got to Stop Believing

It's time, don't you think?<p>We all wear bras, all day every day, and yet there are still <i>so</i> many contradictory facts about what's good and what's not. In fact, there's so much underthings-folkloregoing around that it's like our bras (which according to said folklore could very well be the wrong size) …

Clothing

GOP's Mike Huckabee Questions the Obamas' Parenting of Sasha and Malia

First, it was Beyoncé and Jay Z up for scolding by conservative Republican Mike Huckabee. Now it’s Barack and Michelle Obama‘s turn.<p>In an interview …

The three no-bullshit, realistic rules for parenting and video games

My fifth kid recently turned one year-old, so believe me when I say the precious initial parenting instincts have been well and truly beaten out of me.<p>I'm done with the hand-laundered cloth diapers, the idea that I'll be able to make three meals a day of healthy food hasn't been entertained in …