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Are You Ready? Here Are The Top 10 Skills For The Future

As big disruptive shifts hit the workplace we all get taken out of our comfort zones. Whereas once we felt in control, the stakes are evolving rapidly and our ability to adapt is falling behind. If we consider the recent gallup poll results that indicates that only a mere 30% of the workforce is …

Some Types of Fables May Be Better at Teaching Kids Not to Lie

To teach children not to lie, extolling the virtues of honesty may be more effective than focusing on the punishing consequences of deception.<p>After …

There's going to be a new SAT, and it will be easier than ever

But the College Board, the company that owns and publishes the SAT, changed the test format and content 10 years ago. With the change, the SAT was scored out of 2400.<p>Next year, the College Board is reverting back to the old scoring out of 1600. And better yet for high school students, the changes …

What Every Parent Should Know About Timeouts

<b>By Alan E. Kazdin, PhD (Director, Yale Parenting Center) & Lauren G. Fasig Caldwell, JD, PhD (Director, APA Children, Youth, and Families …

These Wedding Rings Say Much More Than "I Do"

A wedding ring is the kind of accessory that already comes with a built-in message. For starters, there's, "I'm hitched." But, in our search to find …

The Best Sexy Lingerie For Your Body

What each of us considers sexy is a matter of personal preference. For some, lace-trimmed boyshorts and triangle bralettes offer just the right …

An Insider's Guide To Shopping Vintage In NYC

In this city, vintage shopping isn't just a means to an end. It's a lifestyle, a mindset, a sport, and, yes, a great way to spend a Saturday. New …

13 Gorgeous Mountain Retreats Around the World (PHOTOS)

Forget the beach -- nature lovers know that the best way to experience the great outdoors in the summer is to spend some quality time in the mountains. If your idea of summer bliss involves hiking, biking, and swimming, these gorgeous resorts should be just the ticket. And if exotic scenery is a …

Ireland's best drives

Whether or not you're used to getting into the driver's seat from the right, and driving on the left, Ireland's (often pot-holed) two-lane roads make up some of Europe's most scenic drives. Particularly going village to village, pub to pub, on and off the rugged coastal drives of western and …

14 Ways To Enjoy New York City's Swankiest Spots For Free (Or Cheap)

From a subterranean food court inside the Plaza Hotel to little-known lunch deals at some of the city's best restaurants, here are 14 ways to enjoy New York City's fanciest venues without spending a fortune.

The Best Neighborhood Coffee Shops In Manhattan

New Yorkers take their coffee seriously.<p>Street corners are dominated by Starbucks, and city favorites include Stumptown Coffee, La Colombe, East Village espresso bar Abraço and California import Blue Bottle Coffee.<p>But it's not just about the coffee, but also the people and atmosphere.<p>Check out ten …

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

Choose The Right Sofa Color For Your Living room

The sofa is the center of any living room, the furniture piece around which the whole décor is being created. It’s why it has to perfectly integrate …

Interior Design

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

1 Sofa, 6 Different Looks

One sofa, six different styles.<p>Want an instant makeover? No need to redo the entire living room. Just add a decorative pillow (or three). Check out these decorating ideas from designers who share their tips on arranging throw pillows.

Inspirational and Creative Painted Floors

Today is all about inspiring your home. More specifically, today is all about inspiring the floors inside your home! Who says you have to pick only …

Wood Paneling Adds Elegance And Warmth To Your Home Office

A while ago we talked about the versatility of wood paneling and the numerous ways in which it can be used throughout the house. Today we’re going to …

Interior Design

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

A modern version of a tavern in Bucharest’s old city center

This is Biutiful, a pub found in the old city center of Bucharest, in Romania. It was designed by Twins Studio and completed in 2012. The pub covers …

Interior Design

15 Beautiful Bathrooms Featuring Sunken Bathtubs

Most traditional homes usually feature the same type of bathtub. But there are also other types to explore. One of them is the sunken bathtub. This …

Sunken beds –a more unusual and modern alternative for the bedroom

A while ago we talked about sunken living room and sitting areas and we mentioned a series of advantages that included the feeling of openness you …

10 Colorful, Happy Home Decor Finds

Bring a burst of cheer to a boring space.<p>In bright hues of raspberry, turquoise, and lime, these shopping finds and home products add a burst of cheer to a boring space.

10 Fresh Summer Bedroom Ideas To Steal

Nobody is saying that you should completely renovate and redecorate your home each time seasons change but it can be very refreshing to add a few new …

Interior Design

Top 35 Summer Wedding Table Décor Ideas To Impress Your Guests

Summer weddings have something special because they get to use to their advantage the amazing weather and the multitude of colors that are available …

Party Invitation Clip Art and Templates

Retro-looking ice pops conjure sweet flashbacks -- and, in the form of invitations, set the tone for a summer party. Glassine and vellum papers give the cutouts a frosty, fresh-from-the-freezer look.

5 Favorites: Portable Coolers

I suffer from picnic vanity. The practical red- or blue-sided coolers that I happily bring to kid’s sporting events or tuck in the back of my car …

Burn Fat--Fast!

Exercise 1 Runner’s Lunge to Knee Skip<p>Start in a pushup position, then bend your left knee and place your left foot between your hands (a). Push through your left foot, raise your torso, and drive your right knee and left arm into the air, hopping off the ground (b). Return to start, then switch …

15-Minute Home Workout

Exercise 1 Squat and Kick<p>Stand with your feet shoulder-width apart, hands behind your head, and elbows out to the sides <b>(a)</b>. Bend your knees and sit back as far as you can <b>(b)</b>. Push back to start, then kick your right leg in front of you, foot flexed <b>(c)</b>. That's one rep. Repeat, kicking with your left …