Amy Cochran

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The Immigration Crackdown's Surprising Victim: Your Tuition Bill

A drop in international students could hurt college revenues.<p>A rise in anti-immigrant sentiment in the U.S.—and a resulting shift in attitudes …

The first American female war correspondent killed in action battled sexism through her life

Georgette Dickey Chapelle, a freelance photojournalist and the first American female war correspondent to be killed in action, was a trailblazer. She overcame gender discrimination in her personal and professional life to become one of the very first women on the front lines of war, and one of the …

Santo Domingo

A Conspiracy Theory’s Journey From Talk Radio to Trump’s Twitter

WASHINGTON — It began at 6 p.m. Thursday as a conspiratorial rant on conservative talk radio: President Barack Obama had used the “instrumentalities of the federal government” to wiretap the Republican seeking to succeed him. This “is the big scandal,” Mark Levin, the host, told his listeners.<p>By …

The Eight Power Centers Of The Trump Administration

From the Bannon Wing to the Bureaucrats<p>Whenever a new administration starts, top aides to the president battle for authority and power, and the …

Living Large Within a Natural Paradise: The Ephelia Resort in Seychelles

Located near the island of Mahe and overlooking the Indian Ocean, the <b>Ephelia Resort</b> in Seychelles is the ideal spot to relax at the large Spa …

Seychelles

Plants & Seeds

Herbs<p>Lemon Verbena<p>$2.81USD from Greenwood Nursery<p>Philodendron<p>'Monstera' Tattly Temporary Tattoos<p>$5.00USD from Tattly<p>Monstera<p>Monstera Cut …

Brazil

DIY Outdoor Planter: Rich Fall Hues

I was born in New York, and after we moved to almost-always-warm California during my childhood, one of the things I missed most was fall. While we …

Gardening

Steal This Look: An Easy and Elegant Thanksgiving Tabletop from the Garden

Had we been passengers on the Mayflower, you can bet we would <i>not</i> have been the Pilgrims assigned to make the Thanksgiving succotash. We would have …

Home Depot

Holiday Glow with Lights from Terrain

We’ve always been fond of Terrain for its garden staples that are pretty enough to leave on view–copper pitchforks, linen-wrapped clay planters, rain …

Decorations

Expert Advice: 10 Best Low-Maintenance Houseplants

Nobody needs a needy plant. When we asked landscape designers and gardeners about their favorite houseplants, or the plants they thought were easiest …

10 Easy Pieces: Vegetable Brushes

We all know there are certain vegetables you don’t want to wash because they get all soggy and gross. Here are ten vegetable brushes that can ensure …

175+ Beautiful Designer Bedrooms to Inspire You

These cozy escapes will make you want to bliss out on all the bedding.<p>It can often be the forgotten room in your home because no one else sees it — but it should be the exact opposite, because it's the one space where you get to <i>recharge</i>. With over 175 different styles, there's an idea for everyone …

10 Expert-Created Festive Centerpieces

Expert ideas to steal.<p>A beautiful arrangement says, "Welcome!" Floral designers and event planners show us how they say it with flowers — and other seasonal elements.

21 Color Combinations for the Truly Fearless

Is charcoal and burnt orange not the coziest palette for fall?<p>If you mastered the blue-and-white palette long ago and are ready for the next crop of bold, fabulous and truly inspiring color pairings, get excited: We asked our go-to designers which pairs they love the most, when someone's brave …

What We’re Reading

You know what I like about us? I like that we read together. This summer we put together a Summer Reading List. It was super satisfying. I asked you …

A Stylish Root Basket for the Pantry or Garden Shed

Clyde Oak is a shop self-described as a destination for “people interested in aesthetics and dirty hands.” So nice of them to cater to us personally, …