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Want to Raise a Badass Daughter? Self-Made Billionaire Sara Blakely Says Teach These 7 Things | Inc.com

Sara Blakely is pretty amazing. She's the founder and inventor of Spanx and a self-made billionaire. She even still holds the original patent for her game-changing women's underwear.<p>There are a decent number of self-made billionaires now, and some incredible women entrepreneurs. What sets Blakely …

Bill Gates

Funny Pictures – August 29, 2016

Kids these days… <br>viaI live in a rough neighborhood. <br>viaFabric Cutting Tools. <br>viaJust a cat falling off a table. <br>viaMine say I’m wanted in several …

Lawn Mowing

The World's Most Exotic Cruises

Taking a remote cruise means you’ll check off a bunch of far-flung places in one trip.<p><b>The Indian Ocean</b><br>The <i>Seabourn Encore</i> launches this winter with stops in India, Indonesia, and Singapore—a single-trip itinerary you could otherwise comfortably accomplish only on a private jet or yacht.<p><b>The Baltic …

Northern Europe

Gardens in the sky: The rise of eco urban architecture - CNN Style

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Architecture

10 New Models Suspended Beds For Adults

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Interior Design

Biotrap is the world's first 100% biodegradable mosquito trap

If you’re concerned about the Zika virus or simply keen to prevent pesky mosquito bites, you may not have to use DEET-filled sprays or citronella …

Soccer Darts Looks Even Harder to Play When You're Drunk

Whoever thought that putting a game involving sharp pointed darts in a pub where people are getting drunk clearly wasn’t worried about safety. Foot …

Cool Stuff

45 Brilliant Cleaning Tricks for Every Occasion That Really Work

There’s nothing better than a spotless house. But, to tell the truth, for many of us cleaning our house is not on our list of our favorite ways to …

Here's Why Shares in KFC's Owner Are Bubbling Up

Yum Brands on Wednesday said its China business was gaining strength, sending shares of the KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut brands owner higher as it …

Pizza Hut

Here's what those sticker codes on fruits and vegetables mean

If you're like me, you have probably picked up a fruit or vegetable at the supermarket and wondered what the code on the little stickers mean. These sticker codes carry a lot of useful information about the product.<p>Apart from telling the cashier how much the product costs, they distinguish products …

Codes

The House Divorce Built

This floating home breaks up as fast as your relationship (and can get back together just as quickly).<p>It’s a fact of life that people fall in and out of love. Around 40% to 50% of marriages in the United States end in divorce, and it’s rarely a clean break. Studio OBA, an architecture firm based in …

Architecture

10 of the best hikes in Europe - Wired For Adventure

Author: Abeer El-Sayed<p>Europe offers an amazing array of hiking trails boasting diverse landscapes, stunning scenery and breathtaking views. From the …

European Travel

These prefab homes can be built in three weeks

How do you construct a custom-built terraced house in three weeks? Swap traditional materials such as bricks and mortar for prefabricated wooden …

Prefab Homes

24 Sick Burns That You Can Feel All The Way Across History

It's time to learn from the masters. No more being caught off guard. No more embarrassing retorts. No more long hours spent in the shower thinking up …

15 Reasons We Should All Move To New Zealand If Donald Trump Becomes President

If there was ever a time to move to New Zealand, then November might be it. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently joked about moving to the island nation if Donald Trump is elected president. We have to say ― that’s not a bad idea.<p>New Zealand is a playground of national …

New Zealand

5 Rules For Designing Great Cities, From Denmark’s Star Urbanist

Danish architect and urbanist Jan Gehl has spent decades making sure cities work for people, not the other way around. Here’s how.<p>The web of pedestrian streets, narrow alleys, and picturesque canals in Venice have lured tourists to the Italian port city for hundreds of years. There’s a near …

Urban Design

How eco homes can cut your energy bills – or even make money

If there’s one type of housing that really has a buzz around it right now, it is eco homes. They help the planet, they help your pocket, and they can be incredibly stylish when designed by architects who know how to deploy energy-efficient techniques with verve.<p>The Oscars of the eco homes world …

6 Airbnb Spots In Croatia For Less Than €60

This rainy Saturday has given us quite the travel bug. That paired with the superbly reasonable prices of places all over the world means one thing - …

An Old Attic Apartment Goes Modern

Batiik Studio took this tiny 15 square meter (161 square feet) attic apartment and transformed it into a cool modern space in Paris. Before the …

Interior Design

An Abandoned Inn Becomes an Eco-Conscious Hotel in Iceland

With a past that involves housing workers at the Nesjavellir Geothermal Power Plant, this former inn was sitting vacant in 2011 when it was acquired. …

Fair Trade

Six of the best co-living developments from around the world

Shared housing is rapidly gaining popularity thanks to rising rents and changing lifestyles, with Soho House becoming the latest company to consider …

Architecture

KODA / Kodasema

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> KODA by Kodasema - a movable pre-fab mini house prototype from Estonia has been shortlisted for the …

Surf Road House / Nick Bell D&A

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The concept of this house is to create a space that mirrors its coastal setting, providing both a …

Design

European-style coastal home with split levels and self-contained apartment

advertisment<p>advertisment<p>Homes with the most dramatic outlooks often seem to be nestled on the most awkward sites. In such cases, the positioning on …

Award-winning house in Mexico lets the owners relax in a swing chair while admiring their lush garden

AB House: An award-winning house in the province of Yucatan, Mexico<p>Designed by Seijo Peon Arquitectos y Asociados, this award-winning house is …

Modern beachfront house with pivot walls, light-filled atrium, large terraces

Contemporary beach house by Dan Brunn Architecture features cantilevered terraces, light-filled atrium, reflection pool and pivot walls<p>Modern …

Ennead Architects Designs Sweeping New Music Center for Xiamen

Ennead Architects has released plans for a new 40,000 square meter (430,550 square foot) Music Center in the Chinese city of Xiamen. The design, …

Architecture

Scandinavian interior design ideas that you'll love

Scandinavian style in interior design is incredibly popular, and today we present ideas in which you will fall in love.<p>– Wooden folding chairs, …