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13 things you're doing wrong from the moment you wake up

If your daily routine were a college assignment and you submitted it to your professor the scientist, chances are it would come back with a whole lot of red ink.<p>That is to say, you're probably making a <i>ton</i> of mistakes every single day that can sabotage your productivity and happiness. Think drinking …

Time Management

Modern Apartment Design Focused On Flexibility And Modularity

The Levent apartment is situated in a very old building from Istanbul, Turkey. In 2016 it’s been renovated by COA Mimarlik. Its 78 square meter …

7 Laundry Room Design Ideas To Use In Your Home

The laundry room is a spot in the house that’s easy to overlook. Nobody really loves doing laundry, so putting effort and money into making the …

Laundry Rooms

Our Favorite 31 Songs of 2016

From Frank Ocean to Beyoncé to John Scofield, some of the best tunes from a year of great music<p>This isn’t a definitive list of the year’s best tracks. It’s an alphabetically ordered selection of songs our staff writers and editors found themselves putting on repeat in 2016. You can listen along …

David Bowie

A Hobbit-style apartment building rises in Japan

Green roofs for days<p>If hobbit homes were conceived as apartment complexes, they’d look like this new project completed in Takamatsu, Japan by architect Keita Nagata. Built over two and a half years, the five-unit building follows the mountainside site’s hilly terrain, piling one residence over …

Architecture

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

This Beginner Abs Workout Is Perfect If You Hate Crunches

If you're just starting a fitness routine and looking for a beginner abs workout, you may think sit-ups and crunches are necessary evils. But good …

Workouts

A three-bed house with £500 energy bills? How you too can slash your costs

With gas and electricity bills burning an ever larger hole in people’s pockets, it makes sense to consider every possible solution. We talk to the homeowners who have seriously cut their energy costs<p>The overnight low in West Kirby on the Wirrall was around 5C last night. Yet in Colin Usher’s home …

Home Improvement

Jean Nouvel-designed prefab house in Paris Tuileries Garden took two days to build

Currently on view at FIAC<p>At this year’s FIAC, the international contemporary art fair held in Paris in late October, French architect Jean Nouvel has constructed an elegant, modular home that he’s created as a limited edition for Revolution Precrafted Properties, a collection of designer prefab …

Architecture

70s Airstream trailers restored into sci-fi-inspired rooftop lodging

Pretty in pink<p>Last month, a 24-trailer-strong “Airstream hotel” opened in the redwoods of Northern California, becoming the second outpost for Santa Barbara-based startup AutoCamp. Now, Aussie firm FMSA Architecture has brought the hype to the central business district of Melbourne, where a fleet …

Not Your Usual Rental: A custom Street Triple for hire

Think of a rental bike in South Africa, and a BMW R 1200 GS probably springs to mind. Or, for true overlanders, a bulletproof Japanese 650.<p>But we’ll take this custom Triumph Street Triple, thanks. It’s the first rental custom motorcycle we’ve heard of, and it’s available right now in picturesque …

Motorcycles

Shiny happy campers: an Airstream stay near Venice

1950s Americana isn’t something you associate with Venice, but a new Airstream park across the lagoon is an ideal base. Plus more Airstreams in western Europe<p>Most travellers planning a trip to Venice picture staying in a romantic hotel on the Grand Canal or a cosy B&B in an ancient palazzo. But a …

RVs

PH MK

Penthouse MK is an interior design project where our principal design premise was to enhance the sense of spaciousness. The building that is home to …

How to Access Secret Advanced Settings on Apple TV tvOS

The Apple TV has a Settings app complete with a myriad of options that are more than sufficient for most users to customize and tinker with their …

Smart TV

Meet the New Green Face of Affordable Housing

When you think of "affordable housing," what's the image that comes to mind? For lots of people, including many of those most in need of it, the picture is not a pretty one: it's a scene of dreary, deteriorating high-rises or shabby, poorly constructed "garden" apartments with no garden in sight. …

Urban Design

Triathlon Training, Gear, Nutrition, Photos, Race Results & Calendars

Brad Culp Lifestyle<p>Brad Culp News<p>Jay Dicharry Training<p>Susan Lacke Lifestyle<p>Sara McLarty Photos<p>Triathlete.com Photos<p>Triathlete.com Injury …

Fit!Live!Win! Get A Cheap, Quick, Full Body Workout With Kettlebells

1. Barack Gives Daughter Malia a Kiss<p>Source:Getty 1 of 44<p>2. Michelle and Barack tell the kids a story<p>Source:Getty 2 of 44<p>3. Michelle and Barack …

Pete Souza

These Are the 10 Most Popular Airbnb Rentals

No one's surprised that multiple tree houses made the cut.<p>When it comes to precious vacation days, it can be tough to pick among Airbnb's almost 2 million listings, but the most sought-after rentals definitely share a common theme. The lodging site revealed its 10 most popular properties around the …

This Is What Happens To Your Body If You Eat 2 Black-Spotted Bananas Per Day For A Month - Blindfold

Bananas are perhaps one of nature’s most under-rated fruits. The yellow skinned fruits are easy to overlook, especially when it seems as if there’s …

Never Diet Again! The 80 Twenty Secret for Weight Loss and Health

Why don't diets work? By design, they're temporary and they're something you put off. Often if you fail at a diet, you tell yourself it's your …

10 Awesome Interior Design Strategies to Transform Your Home | Jenns Blah Blah Blog | Where The Sweet Stuff Is

It doesn’t matter how old your home is, you can completely transform your living spaces with the right interior design strategies. Many homeowners …

5 Crucial Things to Do if You're Exercising for Weight Loss | Women's Health

If you're logging miles on the treadmill and hours in cycling class in the hopes of torching more calories, that's seriously sucky news.<p>Here's how your body makes up for the major calories you torch at the gym: As you get used to your workouts, you might not burn more calories—even if you're …

Fitness

Science can help you beat writer’s block

Lots of people want to write—but many find the process of actually getting words on the page to be pure torture. As an author, journalism professor and therapist who specializes in working with writers, I can attest to the fact that it’s perfectly normal to struggle with writing. However, there’s a …

Creative Writing

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The 10 Greatest Electric-Guitar Players

Jimi Hendrix The greatest of all time? Maybe. No one merged the blues, rock and psychedelia with as much ease or wielded<p>... VIEW MORE<p>David …

Guitar

Ducati Monster 750 by Motolady

I’m always curious to see what moto journalists ride when they’re not reporting on other people’s bikes. This hot-rodded Ducati Monster 750 belongs to Alicia Mariah Elfving—better known as the Motolady, and one of the biggest personalities in the online moto world.<p>There’s a fair bit of sweat and …

Motorcycles

Genius Core Exercises | Men's Health

Take the plank: Most people are familiar with it. And they probably know a few variations, like the side plank or the single-leg plank.<p>But in this video, Gideon Akande, a strength coach and two-time Gold Gloves champion from Chicago, shows you 22 variations of the exercise—from beginner to brutal. …

Healthy, Fast Weeknight Dinners

Busy weeks just got a little easier. Take the guesswork out of preparing weeknight dinners with these incredible recipes. From a healthier version of …

Cooking

Top 10: cities and places to visit in Scotland

1. Edinburgh<p>Linda Macdonald, Telegraph TraveI’s Edinburgh expert, writes: “It is not difficult to understand how local boy Robert Lewis Stevenson came to write Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, growing up as he did in a city of such extraordinary variety. From the history-soaked medieval Old Town to the …