Suzanne Beaty

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Why most people will never be successful

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

5 European cities where you can retire on less than $35,000 a year

Retiring in Europe is a dream within the grasp of American couples picking up two Social Security checks per month.<p>A recent survey found five European cities where life is affordable for a couple living off an average income of $33,696 — a minimum annual salary calculated using the average Social …

Social Security

Puglia: Where to Eat in Italy's Most Overlooked Food Destination

Mozzarella for breakfast, sunbathing for lunch.<p>There’s a French-Italian film by Marco Ferreri called <i>La Grand Bouffe</i> about a group of friends that decide to eat themselves to death. While the point of the movie is to satire consumerism, you understand how such a thing is possible after spending a …

Italy

The 10 Most Beautiful Towns in Spain

Spain is well known for its endless beaches, islands that compete with the Caribbean or city breaks, like Barcelona, Madrid or San Sebastian. But the …

European Travel

The 52 Places Traveler: Summer in France, in Two Very Different Ways

<i>Our columnist, Jada Yuan, is visiting each destination on our</i> <i>52 Places to Go in 2018 list</i><i>. This dispatch brings her to two stops —</i> <i>France</i><i>, Megève, near the Swiss border, and Arles, in Provence. Megève was</i> <i>No. 42</i> <i>on the list, while Arles took the</i> <i>No. 28</i> <i>spot; they are the 26th and 27th stops on Jada’s</i> …

France

The 12 least touristy parts of France and why you should visit them

For many people taking their summer holidays in France, the whole experience doesn’t work out to be quite as relaxing and peaceful as they would’ve …

France

These Food52 Products Are So Good, Even the Brand's Buyer Brought Them Home

If there's one kitchen we'd love to raid, it's Kristina Wasserman's, buyer and merchandising manager at Food52. After all, it's her job to research …

Cast Iron Cookware

The Insider's Guide To Lisbon, Where Luxury Abounds

Lisbon is one of the most diverse capitals in Europe, with each district offering delightful sites to experience. You can enjoy museums devoted to ancient and modern art, renovated castles, shopping in the malls or markets plus an energetic nightlife. I highly recommend that you stay at one of the …

European Travel

33 Best Trips And Tips For Solo Female Travel

Solo female travel just keeps getting hotter. According to the George Washington University School of Business, nearly two-thirds of today’s travelers are women. The Travel Industry Association reports that an estimated 32 million American women travel alone every year. And travel companies are …

Travel

Who needs Paris? 10 smaller cities with just as much culture and style

Forget Paris, Rome and Vienna; these smaller cities are just as big on culture and style.<p>1. Vintage Seville<p>Andalucia’s lively capital may lack size, but it offers an atmospheric old town, 12th-century architecture, the Moorish Alcázar palace and the grand square of Plaza de España, combined with …

European Travel

How Will You Spend Your Time in Retirement? A 'Wish List Journal' Can Help

When work ends, your time will be all your own. While that may be exciting, it can also be daunting. Here are some practical ideas on how to define …

Secret treasures: 5 hidden gems in the south of France

1: l'Isle sur la Sorgue<p>A Provençal town between Cavaillon and Carpentras, this is <i>the</i> place to visit for antiquing. There are heaps of antique stores …

Lisbon: Tracing the Roots of an Imperial Cuisine

<i>Lisbon is one of the world's greatest food cities, and you'll experience the very best of it. Visit markets and farms, meet fishermen and bakers,</i> …

Why the Very Best of Portugal Is Found Beyond Lisbon

Over the last few years, Portugal has become a top travel destination, people from around the world falling in love with its architecture, cuisine, …

The 5 Best Exercises at the Gym, According to Personal Trainers

Don’t hit the weight room again until these are on your to-do list.<p>Maybe you're new to working out. Maybe you've been working out for so long that you just realized you've been doing the <i>same six exercises</i> for the last three years. Or perhaps you were recently engaged in some next-level TRX workout …

Best films of 2018 so far

All the Money in the World<p>Raucous thriller about the real-life 1973 kidnapping of J Paul Getty’s grandson, and the billionaire’s subsequent refusal to pay the ransom – a film that became notorious in its own right after reshooting scenes featuring disgraced actor Kevin Spacey.<p><b>What we said:</b> With the …

Comic Books

To have what you want, you must give up what’s holding you back

If you pay attention to your life, you’ll begin to see the patterns.<p>In 2005, the National Science Foundation published an article showing that the …

Luxurious Bathrooms All Have This in Common—Does Yours?

No matter the budget, if you look at a beautiful bathroom, they all have one thing in common. It's not the luxurious marble or the freestanding tubs, …

The Affordable Curtains We Swear By to Make a Room Look More Expensive

Curtains have the power to entirely transform a room, but they can also get really expensive, real quick. And with the multitude of fabric options …

How Much Money Do You Need to Quit Your Job and Travel for a Year?

We run the numbers.<p><i>This article is supported by NAB’s Platinum Visa Debit card, which can elevate your overseas experience. In this series, we look at the interconnection between travel and money.</i><p>You’re reading this at your desk, aren’t you? We know why you clicked—we get it. Literally everybody in …

The 12 Best Markets In Paris You Have To Visit

The best markets in Paris are the ones that let you forget, even if just for a few minutes, that you’re a visitor to the city of lights but instead …

The 3 Places You Have to Eat in Lisbon, According to George Mendes

The Portuguese-American chef, who travels to Lisbon several times a year, names the three restaurants you cannot miss.<p>At <b>Aldea</b> in New York City, chef …

New Music Friday: 6 Albums You Need To Hear Today

<i>All Songs Considered'</i>s Robin Hilton chats with NPR Music's Rodney Carmichael, Marissa Lorusso, Ann Powers and Stephen Thompson for a sprint through six noteworthy albums out May 18. This includes the raging rock of Courtney Barnett, Atlanta rapper Nick Grant, wildly ambitious psych-folk from Ray La …

17 Authentic Things To Do in Portugal: A Country with a Divided Soul

These days, everyone is talking about things to do in Portugal and why you should go there now. From UNESCO World Heritage Sites, gastronomy, …

If You Want To Master Your Life, Learn To Organize Your Feelings

People who are controlled by their emotions typically have something in common: they tend to only do what feels most comfortable. In other words, their emotions are organized into “feels good” and “feels bad,” not “feels good” or “does good.”<p>Processing trauma doesn’t feel good but it does good. …

Self-help

Time After Time: The Lasting Legacy Of Chet Baker

When the body of Chet Baker was found, crumpled and bloodied, on an Amsterdam pavement on Friday, 13 May 1988, beneath the third-floor window of the …

35 Ways to Earn up to 11% on Your Money

Since the Great Recession, many investors' portfolios have been a tale of feast and famine. Stocks have racked up hefty gains, while the lowest …

Keith Jarrett

What can we say about this monumental talent? The truly great American pianist Keith Jarrett is one of that rare breed of artists who it is …

How To Recognize When The Universe Gives You A Sign (And Make It Happen More Often)

We receive far more signs from the universe than we realize. As a professional intuitive, part of my job is to help people pick up on signs they …

The Best Day Trips From Aix-en-Provence, France

If you’re thinking about planning a holiday to Provence, deciding on the best place to stay to explore the greater region can be a difficult choice. …