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Warm Up Your Printer for These 20 Holiday Printables

Walk into any home decorating store and before you know it, you’re walking out with $50 (at least) worth of holiday decor. How does that even happen? Elves probably. If you’ve put yourself on a decorating budget this season (after all, that new purse isn’t going to buy itself), then head to your …

Your Favorite Breakfast Might Be Giving You Cancer

Your Favorite Breakfast Might Be Giving You CancerWATERTOWN, MA - FEBRUARY 7: The Hungry Person's Breakfast, with pancakes, bacon, two eggs, wheat …

Breakfast

Christmas dessert recipes

Christmas traditions are an emotional minefield and it behoves those who embrace them to leave a smidgeon of hope to those who fear the Speech, the film with the singing nun and the joyless cannonball that is a Christmas pudding. I have generally found that making the pudding was more pleasing than …

Dessert

17 Impossibly Easy Kitchen DIYs That Only Look Expensive

Cheap never looked this good.

Kitchens

What Would Buddha Do About the Terrorist Attack in Paris?

In the coming days, we will be deluged with views on what we should do about this assault on innocent citizens. We will hear political views, military views, media views, and intense public opinion. But in our anguish, grief, and confusion, let us consider a spiritual view as well.<p>We need wisdom in …

Apple Watch brings the bling in retail debut

Trying to show it's more than a utilitarian electronic object, the Apple Watch arrives in high-end stores surrounded by luxury brands. But you can't walk out with one until April 24.<p>PARIS, LONDON, NEW YORK and PALO ALTO -- With Friday's Apple Watch retail debut, Apple took some of its own "think …

Apple Watch

5 tasty whole-grain snacks that just might help you live longer

Here’s a good excuse to eat some carbs (as if we needed it): A new study published in the journal BMC Medicine has found that cereal fibers found in whole grains reduce the risk of disease and early death. Specifically, the subjects who consumed the most cereal fiber were 17 percent less likely to …

Fermented food: everything you need to know for your health

What is fermentation and why is it good for us? Gareth May explores the appeal of fermented food, from kimchi to sauerkraut and miso to koji<p>With research from a recent physcological study suggesting that fermented foods including yogurt and pickled vegetables could help to treat anxiety, it is …

Weight Loss Doesn't Always Lead to Happiness

Research has shown that dropping pounds doesn't mean higher well-being.<p>To lose weight is to become happier. At least, this is the narrative voiced by countless health gurus, ubiquitous advertisements, and, sometimes, overly blunt friends and relatives.<p>Americans buy in to the weight-loss game with …

10 Habits That Will Make You Happy Today (Even If Life Isn't Going Your Way)

In 2010, after losing my job and being unable to find another one for close to a year, I fell into a deep depression. During this time I read dozens …

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

10 DIY Projects That Are Past Their Prime (And How To Update Them)

DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcomebut they're ready for an update.<p>DIY? Maybe don't. These 10 trends have overstayed their welcome—but they're ready for an update.

The 3 Key Fundamental Principles For Achieving Massive Success In Your Life

If you’re like most people, we tend to make commitments and not follow through with them. There is nothing inherently wrong with you for failing to …

Self-improvement

7 Ways YOU Can Make Flying Better For Everyone

Flying sucks sometimes, it really does. Being trapped in a vessel the size of a preschool classroom with strangers, dangling together at 35,000 feet for hours is REALLY not a recipe for happiness or joy or unicorns.<p>It's no wonder we get so feisty when we travel.<p>But guess what? Flying doesn't have …

The 18 Chicest Coffee Shops in New York City

Get your daily caffeine fix in style...<p>Getting your java fix isn't just a way to stay awake around the dreaded 3pm work slump, it's a ritual that people take seriously...very seriously. Don't be annoyed by the Starbucks on every corner, there are loads of cafes that are worth you time- warm, cozy …

Coffee

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Inside a Bathroom With Grown-Up Glamour for Two Young Girls

A special retreat for two young girls.<p>A very special retreat for two young girls offers a head start on style.

Home Decorating Trends Through the Decades to Keep—and Skip

Source: iStock<p>Looking back at what each decade brought us in terms of interior decorating can help people decide how and where to begin. This article …

Coffee and Espresso Drink Glossary

Reading a coffee house menu can sometimes feel like reading Greek, although more correctly, it is deciphering Italian. The following coffee and …

The Most Entrepreneurial Group in America Wasn't Born in America | Inc.com

The arguments against low-skilled immigrants are familiar: They take American jobs, gobble up government handouts, and wreck communities. But research by the AEI, the Partnership for a New Economy, and others shows that the majority of low-skilled immigrants are a lot more like Derek Cha's …

Immigration

The 9 Habits of People Who Never Have to Clean Their Homes

A maid isn't needed, just some better habits.<p><b>1. They put away their clothes every night.</b>When you're changing into your pajamas, it might be tempting to just toss your clothes on a chair or even on the floor, but don't fall prey to that lazy trap. It takes a couple of seconds to put them in your …

This Is Every Neutral-Lover's Dream Home

A soothing and ethereal space.<p>Designer Barbara Barry knows the power of subtlety. In this Corona del Mar house, she designs with natural and soothing and ethereal tones in mind. Read the interview with the designer here.

'YOU HAVE TOO MUCH S**T' by Chris Thomas

It’s a fact that may have become more evident after the holidays, but Chris Thomas would like to say it loud and clear in his latest creative …

The Cool Girl's Guide to Meditation: 5 Easy Steps You Should Consider Adding to Your Daily Routine

The Cool Girl’s Guide to Meditation: 5 Easy Steps You Should Consider Adding to Your Daily Routine<p>Date January 9, 2015<p>The thought of sitting …

Meditation

14 Podcasts That Will Change the Way You Look at Business | Inc.com

Podcasting has been around for years. But thanks in part to the recent popularity of the true crime podcast "Serial," there's been an uptick in interest. Also because of "Serial," everyone at ShortStack has been talking about the other podcasts they listen to and, as a company, we even committed to …

Marketing

BEDROOM WALL OFFICE - SMALL SPACE SOLVE

Live in a small apartment or a small cottage in the hills with absolutely no extra space to get a little work done. Well this picture from a Swedish …

We're Halfway There + Food Lover's Cleanse Day 8 Menu

The halfway point of the Cleanse is always a little tough. But now's the time to buckle down<p>Congratulations to all of you who are working your way through the Food Lover's Cleanse. It has been so exciting to see your pictures on Instagram and Twitter, and to hear how things are going for you. …

Food

The Neighborhood Coffee Shop That Shaped Starbucks' Future

A small, unbranded coffee shop served as a secret testing ground for the company and its new premium strategy.<p>There is a sharp contrast between the …

Ask a Designer: How Much Will It Really Cost to Remodel My House? (Part One)

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week's topic is all about the costs of remodeling. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future installment.<p>…

Four Common Small Business Personas | Inc.com

Small business owners have a diverse range of backgrounds and experience. Some are past business owners, while others are completely new to entrepreneurship. Some have a strong hold on their financials, while others are more creative thinkers. But, the common thread is that all small business …

Small Business