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Why Parents Inadvertently Hinder The Success Of Their Children

The current helicopter parent culture delivers immediate results such as better grades and extracurricular activities’ awards, but it may hinder the qualities most needed for entrepreneurship and more generally, for success in adulthood – adaptability, resourcefulness and creativity.<p>Today’s parents …

A 15-Minute Workout to Change Your Fat to Muscle

The truth is you can't turn one type of tissue into another. But you can burn more fat and build muscle with short, intense bursts of exercise that …

School Should Start Later So Teens Can Sleep, Urge Doctors

When it comes to the importance of sleep, it’s all about the biology, say pediatric experts. And in a report released Monday, the American Academy of …

The Perils of Attachment Parenting

Extremes like on-demand breastfeeding can take their toll on parents and children alike.<p>I could tell from the dad’s voice that he was at the end of his tether. He hadn't slept in eight months and was utterly spent, all the time. He would fall asleep at his desk or neglect his work. He and his wife …

Silk Scarves Are An Underrated Work Accessory — Here's How To Wear One

A silk scarf can be a great accessory for the office, but wearing one can be tricky.<p>Here are three simple methods for tying a silk scarf:

12 New Ways to Eat Corn This Summer

If you haven't noticed, we talk a lot about nose-to-tail eating. Pork tenderloin for dinner? We want offal and <i>sanguinaccio dolce</i>, too. Roasting a whole chicken? We’ll have wings one night and drumsticks the next, then use the bones for stock when we're done. We waste not; we want not -- and that …

Yeasted brown-butter waffles for @rochellebilow this Sunday. Get the recipe here: http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/yeasted-brown-butter-waffles

A good hair day may make you happy, but it also makes you hierarchical

You know how confident you are when you feel like you look good. A week of regular workouts and an application of the latest age-defying cream, and you’re polished enough to take on the world. A hair mishap or a shaving blunder, on the other hand, can make you want to stay hidden behind your …

Best stories of 2013: Glenn Greenwald, civil forfeiture, Manti Te’o hoax, smarm, and more.

Journalists spent the requisite amount of time this year bemoaning the state of the profession—<i>BuzzFeed</i> this, <i>Upworthy</i> that—but secretly most of us …

Insomniac Sale Picks: Warm and Durable Tights - Already Pretty | Where style meets body image

*In this late-night feature – which will run Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of each week – I’ll gather up three fun items that are currently on …

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

The Hyperrealistic Sculptures of Ron Mueck

London-based sculptor Ron Mueck, formerly a model maker and puppeteer for children's television and films, has been creating fine art sculptures since 1996. Using resin, fiberglass, silicone, and many other materials, Mueck constructs hyperrealistic likenesses of human beings, while playing with …

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Donald Glover

The Best Pizza In 10 Big Cities Around The US

In celebration of National Pizza Month, the editors at Zagat shared the best pizza joints in 10 big cities around the U.S.<p>From Atlanta to Washington, D.C., here are some epically delicious pies.

Washington D.C.

Honey Butter Fried Chicken announces opening date

Although it isn’t hard to find great fried chicken in Chicago (see here, here and here), we’re not going to say no to crispy birds served with a …

Fall Shopping: Bags Under $50

I’ve gotten some questions about my satchel, but since it was a gift from my sister and not any brand I recognize I know nothing about it.<p>BUT, in my …

The Benefits of Overpraising Good Dads (and Moms, Too)

It would be great to get to a point where men and women were recognized for their work at home.<p>Fox<p>"You are a <i>great</i> cook!" my mother-in-law told me with something like wonder. She was staying with us over spring break, and had watched me put together a bare-bones stir fry. She seemed particularly …

Best New Restaurants

Published April 11, 2016<p>If 2016 has a theme, it will be the Year of the Indie. Sure, the big restaurant groups keep spinning out new concepts, but 10 …