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Robin Williams Leaves A Lasting Reminder Of What Kids Really Need From Their Parents

"I do voices," Robin Williams' character, Daniel Hillard, famously tells the social worker in "Mrs. Doubtfire," following up with impersonations of a German person, a martian, and more than one of the Marx brothers. He also does a great impression of a hot dog, he adds.<p>Those hilarious voices are …

When Wild Animals Pose for a Portrait (Photos)

Intimate Portraits<p>Ever wondered what an a giraffe would do if you got one in the studio? What about a tiger? For the book ‘Wild Life,’ photographer …

10 Lies Every Parent Should Tell

(because the truth doesn't always produce a positive outcome)<p>1. "The tooth fairy called. She said the way you're behaving, you might as well keep the tooth." Parents threaten consequences all the time, but it helps to have a strong third party on call to bring perspective. From Halloween on, throw …

How Carl Sagan Described Death To His Young Daughter

A new essay from Sasha Sagan shows how a great popularizer of science answered his own kid's big questions.<p>When your dad is Carl Sagan, your first lessons on death aren't sugar-coated. But they are nevertheless sweet and compassionate. That's how Sasha Sagan, Carl's daughter, describes them in a …

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The Knowledge: Sarah Wilson on how to give up sugar

Sarah Wilson, Australian health coach and television presenter, shares her tips for giving up the sweet stuff<p>BY <b>Rachael Dove</b> | 31 March 2014<p><i>The fructose goes</i><br>Fructose serves no purpose in our body. Standard table sugar contains 50 per cent glucose and 50 per cent fructose. When ingested, the glucose …

The Stacks: The Judas Priest Teen Suicide Trial

Two teenage boys, one heavy metal album, and one sawed-off shotgun produced a lethal combination. Was Judas Priest to blame?<p>In the summer of 1990, …

The One Plus One

• <b>Author:</b> Jojo Moyes<p><b>The beautiful, poignant and utterly compelling Number One bestseller from the internationally bestselling author of Me Before You, After You and Still Me.</b><p><b>One single mum</b><p>With two jobs and two children, Jess Thomas does her best day after day. But it's hard on your own. And sometimes …

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 168<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

An Interview With Deepak Chopra: There Is Only One Consciousness

<i>Deepak Chopra, one of the world's leading writers, teachers, and entrepreneurs in holistic health and healing, talks to Omega about meditation, transcendence, and the nature of consciousness.</i><p><b>Omega:</b> You've had such a prolific career as an author, teacher, lecturer, and physician. How do you stay …

The 7 Best Books for Getting Over a Breakup

A friend recently asked me to recommend some books to help her friend get over a breakup. To both of our surprises, I couldn't give her any suggestions because, well, I didn't have any.<p>I'm a clinical psychologist in full-time private practice in New York City. People often ask me to recommend …

Cancer: Befriend, Don't Battle... It Just Might Turn Out to Be Your Best Friend

<i>"You have cancer. You have a very serious, fast-moving cancer, and you need to do something about this immediately."</i><p>Those were the first words I heard upon awakening after a "routine" biopsy of a lump that had mysteriously appeared, two months earlier, on the left side of my neck. The diagnosis was …

What a Wonderful World

• <b>Author:</b> Marcus Chown<p>With wit, colour and clarity, <i>What A Wonderful World</i> quickly and painlessly brings us up to speed on how the world of the 21st century works. From economics to physics and biology to philosophy, Marcus Chown explains the complex forces that shape our universe.<p>Why do we breathe? …

How to Celebrate Bloomsday Without Totally Embarrassing Yourself

The celebration of holidays like St. Patrick’s Day and Cinco de Mayo has become downright awful in America, thanks mostly to their embrace by drunken …

The 5 Phases of How to Quit Sugar for Good

Thinking about entering sugar rehab? Good thought. Here's how to tackle the seemingly impossible task.<p>Suspect you're hooked on the sweet stuff? It's time to restore your brain to its pre-sugar-fiend state. Resetting your palate and eradicating cravings isn't easy, but it is possible. Instead of …

Designer Masanori Oji Teams Up With Ancient Japanese Brass Foundry to Create Beautiful Products

Saitama-based Masanori Oji's interests are as broad as his skillset. The handicrafts designer has experience in architecture and graphics as well as …

Mindfulness on the Go

• <b>Author:</b> Padraig O'Morain<p>You lead a busy life. You're constantly running between tasks, notebook in one hand, iPhone in the other. You've probably read about the benefits of mindfulness, and added 'Start doing mindfulness' to your ever-growing to-do list but frankly, who has time to meditate every …

Why adults shouldn't be embarrassed to read children's books

I have a confession to make: I am an adult and I only read YA (and children's books.)<br>Obviously, I should be ashamed. I should be reading literary fiction – at least, according to Ruth Graham, who wrote this article for The Slate slamming adults like me who were happy to flourish their kids' edition …

June's Reading group: The Thousand Autumns Of Jacob De Zoet by David Mitchell

The votes are in -and there's a runaway winner: The Thousand Autumns Of Jacob De Zoet. David Mitchell's most recent novel, published in 2010, won nearly as many nominations as all his others combined.<p>It was described variously as "a terrific, surprising, masterful work of fiction", "one of my …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

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PW Picks: Books of the Week, June 9, 2014

<i>First published in Publishers Weekly:</i><p>This week, literature's most important obscenity trial, a haunted jail, and what it means to be a woman writer.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Best New Books<p>Copyright (c) 2014 PWxyz, LLC, Publishers Weekly. Used by permission.

10 Maya Angelou Quotes That'll Make You Love Life and Get Sh*t Done

Inspiration straight from a legend

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Requiem for a Buoyant, Enduring Spirit

My friend and former Raganite, Lindsey Miller, died of pancreatic neuroendocrine cancer last week.<p>You might remember reading about Lindsey's story on our site. Or seeing the YouTube video (along with 400,000 others) when she asked the star of the movie <i>50/50</i>, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, out on a coffee …

The Shock of the Fall

• <b>Author:</b> Nathan Filer<p>WINNER OF THE COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR 2013<p>WINNER OF THE SPECSAVERS POPULAR FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR 2014<p>WINNER OF THE BETTY TRASK PRIZE 2014<p>It is recommended readers use the Publisher's Fonts as they are crucial to the storytelling.<p>‘I’ll tell you what happened because it will be …

The Rosie Project

• <b>Author:</b> Graeme Simsion<p><b>The Rosie Project</b> <b>by Graeme Simsion is a story about love, life and lobster every Tuesday...</b><p><b>Don Tillman has got his love life planned out. He knows exactly who he wants, but is it who he needs?</b><p><b>--------------------------</b><p><b>'Adorable' Marian Keyes</b><p><b>'I couldn't put this book down. It's</b> …

The Husband's Secret

• <b>Author:</b> Liane Moriarty<p><b>'What would you do if you found a letter in the attic, addressed to you, from your husband - to be opened in the event of his death?</b> <b>Another masterclass from the author of Big Little Lies'</b> <i>GRAZIA</i><p>_______________<p>Mother of three and wife of John-Paul, Cecilia discovers an old …

The Fault in Our Stars

• <b>Author:</b> John Green<p><b>John Green's witty yet heart-breaking tour de force.</b> <b>The multi-million #1 bestseller, now a major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort.</b><p>"I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, then all at once."<p>Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought …