The Impressionist painter Claude Monet has become almost synonymous with his series of paintings of water lilies, but of course he painted many masterworks on various subjects, including mouthwatering
From choosing coffee or tea to caffeinate yourself in the morning to how you plan to unwind after the day’s end, we make decisions of varying degrees of importance every day. Yet for such a routine activity,
A team of researchers published a thorough review of the science of why we age this week in the journal Cell. It ties together that still-young field's confusing, sometimes contradictory findings into
Sometimes they're candlelit date nights, walks through grassy meadows, and feeding each other cake at your wedding. But sometimes they're doing the dishes, comforting a screaming baby, and fighting over
Before this 31-day plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (trust me, the attitude ruling my life in the old days was all about "what's in it for me?").
"Alleys are like someone's private diary of the city," says Daniel Toole, a Harvard Graduate School of Design alum who has studied these hidden corridors around the world. Toole's recent book, Tight Urbanism,
A new study says magic mushrooms may treat severe depression. A small clinical trial showed that hallucinogenic mushrooms may serve as a treatment for severe depression, Quartz reports. Although illegal
We’re in the thick of the terrarium heyday, and if you’re like me, you’ve drooled over all of the incredible shapes and sizes they come in. A single terrarium is cool on its own, but when you scatter candle-filled
The author of Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives shares her wit, wisdom and research on how to feel happier, even when we've hit a low patch. 1. When things get tough: Treat
Packing for a month-long, 340-mile hike isn't simple—but nothing worth doing is ever simple. Why am I walking hundreds of miles across Spain? This question has been asked so many times, and I fear I still
A great meal at an outstanding restaurant can be a life-changing experience. But with new places popping up every day, it can be difficult to decide which spots are worth your time — and hard-earned cash.
What You Need to Know About Student Loan Refinancing -- How Your Repayment Terms Affect How Much You Repay
Student loan borrowers typically refinance their student loans to save money over the lifetime of their loan, often refinancing at lower interest rates with shorter repayment terms. However, some borrowers