It sounds like something straight out of a "Hunger Games" novel: The rulers of a sprawling empire select beautiful children from throughout their vast territories and kill them in a ritualistic event reinforce
Lose belly fat with these fat burning yoga exercises You contort into all kinds of wacky positions wriggling into those skinny jeans. Bend and twist on a regular basis and that might not be necessary.
A modernist cabin in British Columbian ski country is the perfect retreat for a family of outdoor adventurers. Behind a traditional colonial in Lima, an angular house attuned to its site takes shape. streets
A green house near the coast of El Salvador captures the best of its naturally striking setting—filled with sunlight,... Tour the family-friendly, LEED-certified, modern Seagrape House designed by husband-and-wife
Last month, on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” Deepak Chopra described the usefulness of meditation for people on Wall Street. Speaking about a friend who manages a hedge fund, he said, “His entire staff meditates.
If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find. Today: Looking for salad and ending up with
From Bushwick to Park Slope, we scoured Brooklyn to find the most modern residences for the Dwell Brooklyn Home Tour on Saturday,... Each year a team of dedicated docents helps staff the homes for the
An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees. Designed as a prefabricated monolithic steel grid, the boathouse’s orthogonal frame was delivered from Houston
Workday dragging on a little long? Maybe it’s time to perk up your workspace with some new accessories, a colorful mood board or these awesome organization hacks. Whether you work in a roomy office or
Reading is such an important skill, and not just because it’s the foundation of a strong education. Books are also where so many of life’s lessons can be gleaned. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson once
Compared to the previous quarter, home prices, monthly mortgage payments, and estimated salaries decreased across the board. The site looked at median home prices from the National Association of Realtors,
Teaching kids about money is complicated. We want our kids to be responsible savers, but not greedy hoarders. We want them to be generous and philanthropic, but not naïve and idealistic. We want them be
From the editors of ELLEDecor.com, yes, your home looks amazing, but it's not without inconvenience. 1) You walk into any store—low- or high-end—and your favorite item is always the most expensive one.
"This sentiment is lovely, popular, and almost certainly wrong," says Harvard psychologist Daniel Gilbert in a paper he coauthored. Money provides an "opportunity for happiness" the authors say, since
Blu Homes has created a line of houses that are not only cheaper than they used to be, but environmentally friendly as well. No matter where you live in the US, you could be the owner of a new Blu Homes
Style BLEMISH MASK: Mix 1/2 cup raw or instant oats with enough water to form a paste. Set aside for 5 minutes before stirring in 2 to 3 drops of tea tree oil. Apply to skin and relax for 5 to 10 minutes
A recent birthday got me reflecting on my journey to this age, and I’m happy to say that, compared with the younger me, I’m much more at peace with myself, content with my life, confident of what I want
What’s your 401(k)’s composite expense ratio? Higher than 0.1% a year? Then you should be looking for an escape hatch. It could save you a pile of money. If the mere question about ratios leaves you flummoxed,