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This 4-Minute Bedtime Routine Will Help You Sleep Soundly (It Might Even Change Your Life) | Inc.com

I decided to stop cold. I needed to break the cycle. I was getting a little nervous about what's been happening to me lately, and this was a pretty drastic measure.<p>That's right, I have started turning off my Apple iPad at night. I'm here to tell you that leaving the device in my office has worked …

Productivity

The 8 Ceramics We're Giving All Our Friends This Year

Ceramics

How to Sell a Frank Lloyd Wright House

In mid-September, Frank Lloyd Wright aficionados are expected by the busload in New Canaan, Conn., passing through a gate with the name “Tirranna” carved into the metalwork, to tour a 6,917-square-foot hemicycle house largely designed by America’s master architect.<p>They’ll examine the mahogany …

Real Estate

The iPhone's Turning 10. What Will It Look Like at 20?

You wake up refreshed. Ever since you got that alarm clock that adapts to your sleep cycle, your calendar, and the traffic report, you practically …

How to Choose the Perfect T-Shirt​ | Men’s Health

We’ve heard it said that only buff guys look good in T-shirts. We humbly disagree, but we get where that idea came from. In a plain T-shirt, the only thing that makes you “look good” is fit. And, sure, muscular guys have a head start.<p>But anyone can get fit right. Just be honest with yourself about …

Top 10 Home Improvements to Tackle this Summer, Plus their Costs 2017

Smart remodeling projects can enhance your home’s comfort, usability and its value. Here are the top ten hot home renovation projects for summer, …

Home Improvement

Home improvement: 7 steps to a barbecue area (no woodworking!)

Created: 13 November, 2015<p>You want the perfect space for your BBQ but aren't exactly sure how to achieve it? Well, we might just have the right plan …

Where

There aren’t many houses like this: the short list begins with Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello and continues through Sir John Soane’s 1812-1813 house …

Mary Meeker’s 2017 internet trends report: All the slides, plus analysis

The most anticipated slide deck of the year is here.<p>Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Mary Meeker is delivering her annual rapid-fire internet trends report right now at <b>Code</b> <b>Conference</b> at the Terranea Resort in California.<p>Here’s a first look at the most highly anticipated slide deck in …

Advertising

Why Sourcing Local Food Is So Hard for Restaurants

As globalization has created longer and increasingly complex food supply chains, there has been a concomitant surge in demand for locally-sourced food. Some companies have ridden this wave. Chipotle, for example, differentiated itself from other restaurants by building a brand around a promise of …

Agriculture

Where in the World to Eat

Two hundred and seven of the greatest restaurants around the globe, according to those who eat, cook, and travel for a living.<p>There’s no shortage of food-focused Instagram feeds that will direct you to the tastiest avocado toast in cities like Paris, London, New York, L.A.—hell, even Charleston. …

Ho Chi Minh City

American flyers have paid billions to check in luggage. Could they have put their money to better use?

SOME frequent travellers have the sense that all the money they have spent on airline baggage fees down the years could have been put to a better …

Flying

Investors Shifting Billions Into Tangible Assets

A new gold rush is on among the nation’s most affluent, only it’s not just gold and silver this time. Investors are pouring billions into tangible …

Rebuilding retail brick by brick

In 2016, Walmart plans to close 269 stores. Macy’s plans 36 closures, and Kohl’s 18. Is this the beginning of the end for brick-and-mortar retailers?<p>There has been much speculation about what retailers should do in an omni-channel world. How do they compete in a world where Amazon is undercutting …

eCommerce

This Innovative Toy Teaches Toddlers How to Code before They Can Read or Write

An innovative wooden toy teaches children the basics of programming without the need for literacy or screen devices. <br>Read More

Kids

Why Do We Still Believe in Astrology?

Every few months you have an explanation for everything amiss in your life, especially pertaining to technology. Mercury in retrograde has became the …

Breakups

Bowery Open Mouth Sweatshirt, Grey Heather

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Sous Vide Cooking | Creative Cuisine by Grant

What Is Sous Vide?<p>Ex-Demo Primo only £225, that's 43.6% OFF!<p>With a stylish, matt finish, the Primo 10 offers you a great choice in sous vide cooking …

Sous

Stanley Kubrick and Me: Thirty Years at His Side

Posted in Best Books for Men and Media<p>Written by Emilio D’Alessandro, Kubrick’s personal assistant & close friend for over 30 years, <i>Stanley Kubrick</i> …

Green Papaya Salad

Green Papaya Salad from No Recipes• 1/3 cup lime juice (~ 1 1/2 limes)<br>• 3 tablespoons fish sauce<br>• 4 grams garlic (~1 clove)<br>• 1 tablespoon palm sugar<br>• Thai bird …

Tomatoes

Barbecued Baby Back Ribs Recipe

Barbecued Baby Back Ribs Recipe from Food Republic• 4 1 1/4-pound racks pork baby back ribs<br>• 10 cloves garlic, coarsely chopped<br>• 1/4 cup worcestershire …

Soysauce

Pork And Pineapple Kebabs Recipe

Pork And Pineapple Kebabs Recipe from Food Republic• 1 cup long-grain rice<br>• 2 tablespoons fresh cilantro, chopped<br>• 1 1 1/4 pound pork tenderloin, cut into …

Tomatoes

Why Use a Fridge When You Can Have a Pre-Fab Food Cellar?

If you've ever been in a root cellar, you probably thought it was pretty cool. That's because root cellars are nature's refrigerators. They're …

The case for eating steak and cream

<b>The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet.</b> By Nina Teicholz. <i>Simon & Schuster; 479 pages; $27.99.</i> Buy from …

The 26 best comedy movies you can stream on Netflix right now

And thankfully, Netflix has some great comedies that you can watch right now to brighten up your day.<p>Whether it is a classic like "Groundhog Day" or an under-the-radar gem like "Sleepwalk with Me," there's something to stream for all comedy tastes.<p>Here are 26 we highly recommend.

Entertainment

New Amazon Dash Buttons Let You Instantly Order Condoms for Some Reason

Exactly a year after Amazon unleashed a small platoon of Dash buttons—tiny, real-life, single-product in-home buttons customers can use to re-up on …

Mum Shows Parents How To Make 'Chemical-Free' DIY Baby Wipes In Under Five Minutes

Using paper towels, coconut oil and body wash.<p>A mother has shared her trick for creating her own DIY baby wipes in less than five minutes.<p>Joy Ratima, …

Skin Care

Build Your Own Backyard Bowling Alley

Wouldn’t it be cool to have a bowling lane in your backyard? Imgur member Makgyver87 thought so, so he built this lane up against the fence in his backyard.<p>It includes an automatic ball return and a pulley-based pin resetting system that lives up to Makgyver87’s online handle. It also sports lights …

Bowling Alley

Urban Empire heats up city building with political infighting

I've never been a fan of the way many city builders ignore the exhaustive political process governing the construction of real cities. It's easy to …

Deltec launches line of super efficient, net-zero energy homes - starting under 100K

A company in Asheville, North Carolina is taking prefabricated home design to a new level with their Renew Collection of affordable net-zero energy …