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How To Make A Room Amazing (With Help From Nate Berkus And His Design Firm)

Expert advice for your own home<p>Nate Berkus and his firm's Design Directors Lauren Buxbaum and Sasha Adler share their favorite rooms and what they love about each one. Read on for a glimpse at their process and expert advice that you can apply in your own home

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Here's How To Completely Destroy Your Opponents In Scrabble

But scoring well (and winning) doesn't happen so easily. Even the pros use certain tricks to help themselves on the board.<p>We combined seven below from "Everything Scrabble," by John Edley and John D. Williams, Jr. as well as experts at Hasbro, the maker of the game.<p>Played properly, two-letter and …

Daily Inspiration #1839

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Everything Changed When I Started Meditating Every Day

I wonder what my 20s would have been like if I had learned to meditate sooner. I wonder if my health would have been different or if I would have been able to handle it all better. Or if maybe all of this was part of a grand order of things. I have room in my life now where I didn't before.<p>Until I …

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10 Ways To Update Your Home Without Major Renovations

We all crave the creature comforts of a cozy, well-designed home. While there are a lot of do-it-yourselfer’s out there who work tirelessly on their …

Daily Inspiration #1827

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10 Easy Cookie Recipes

10 easy cookie recipes that you can make quickly or make ahead, slice, and bake.<p>We think of cookies as more of a snack than as a dessert—they beat any sweet-tooth craving, and are easily eaten on-the-go in a couple bites. And if you're going to eat cookies like we do, they should be equally as easy …

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75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

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If You Want To Be Rich, Don't Get An MBA

The first thing I am going to say about wealth is that many authors who write about prosperity and wealth make it clear: <i>A job will not make you rich.</i><p>If you want to be wealthy, at some moment of your life, you will have to create a source of income other than your salary. This is an evident and …

The 10 Most Important Things Happening In The World Right Now

Good morning! Here are the top headlines around the world right now.<p><b>1. Hurricane Arthur makes landfall on the North Carolina coast.</b> The first hurricane of the Atlantic season slammed into the Outer Banks as Category 2 storm on Thursday night, forcing thousands of vacationers to scrap their July …

Summer fruit recipes with a twist

Effortlessly impressive puddings starring strawberries, gooseberries and nectarines with herbs and spices<p>My mobile is hot on Saturday afternoons. In fact, I could make a bit of money if I charged for my service. It’s called Dial a Dessert.<p>Friends who are shopping for dinner parties are in a pickle. …

Cocktail recipes for hot summer days

Spritzes, long drinks that aren’t too high in alcohol, are perfect for sultry July days. Here are some delightful recipes to put fizz into summer servings<p>This summer is all about the spritz. Long drinks that aren’t too high in alcohol, and that have a few gentle bubbles to tickle the taste buds, …

17 Easy Ways to Top Your Salad, from Savory Granola to Shrimp

Gussy up your salad with these crunchy, creamy, toppings, from savory granola to avocado salsa.<p><b>We've had it with boring salads.</b> There's something so disheartening about cracking open a homemade lunch only to find limp lettuce, a few spears of cucumber and some hard tomato—so we're getting a little …

Healthy Eating

What Makes Men Fathers

Dads reflect on the unexpected moments that defined them as parents.<p>As writer and stay-at-home dad Brian Gresko sees it, narratives about fatherhood are slowly but surely becoming more present in overall conversations about parenthood. He notes that programs like NBC’s <i>Today</i> have honed in on dads by …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

How To Trick Others Into Doing Your Bidding

Soon, they'll be eating out of the palm of your hand.<p>We like to think of ourselves as rational beings, but there are many ways we can be subconsciously influenced. At least, that’s the premise of ABC’s new series <i>Mind Games</i>. Christian Slater and Steve Zahn star as consultants who use psychological …

12 Superfoods to Try This Spring

Make them the staples of your countdown-to-summer meal plan.<p>Not only are these foods in season (read: delicious, ripe, easy to find), they're nutrient-packed, too. Add them to your spring diet now and you'll have everyone asking for your new diet plan in no time.<p><b>Sea Buckthorn</b><p>"This super food has …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

Travel tips: holidays in Cornwall and this week's best breaks at home and away | Joanne O'Connor

The Rame Peninsula, walking in the Yorkshire Dales, and off-season Ibiza<p><b>Why go?</b><br>This is the closest Cornwall gets to "overlooked". Just the other side of the Tamar Bridge – or, even better, reached by ferry from Plymouth – it's known as the "forgotten corner" and you'll find plenty of elbow room on …

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6 Surprising Tactics Of An Unassuming Billionaire

At this year’s South by Southwest Conference, I had the opportunity to spend time with Scott Cook, founder of Intuit. It was the first time we had the chance to connect since my company, Docstoc, was acquired by them.<p>Scott is a staple on the Forbes Billionaire List. A self-made man, he built his …

What 'Obsolete' Object Just Tripled Its Kickstarter Target, Netting $2.4 Million in 48 Hours?

Here's an unexpected one: Just two days ago the Pono went live on Kickstarter, and within 24 hours quickly smashed through its $800,000 target at a …

Designs for the Hanging of Things, Part 2: Coat Racks

<i>Previously: Part 1 - Hooks</i><p>Do you (or your interior design clients) want an easy way to hang up coats, scarves, bags, towels, aprons and more? Then …

The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

Liverpool researchers create 'contagious' WiFi virus

Researchers have created a computer virus that spreads like the common cold<p>Researchers at the University of Liverpool have demonstrated that WiFi networks can be infected with a virus that can move through densely populated areas as efficiently as the common cold spreads between humans.<p>The team …