Barbara Friedmann

97 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @buffalogalbarb | Keep up with Barbara Friedmann on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Barbara Friedmann”

The 10 Key Pieces for Spring

Must-haves of the season and how to wear them<p>Have you noticed how many women these days say they don't follow trends? It's become quite, well, trendy. Now we're constantly being told that style is about much more than one-season It items. If Virginia Woolf were alive today, she'd probably be …

The Jeffrey Fashion Cares Auction Launches Tomorrow

Bid to win some chic (and charitable) goods.<p>Starting tomorrow at 12PM EST, you can bid on a number of fashionable items for a good cause. Jeffrey Fashion Cares, the annual fashion fundraiser benefiting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and those living with HIV/AIDS, has …

The New Stress Solution

Feeling wrung out? Barring the off-chance you can drop everything and move to the South of France, check out this easy expert advice for how to keep calm.<p>As the clinical director of New York's buzzed-about YinOva Center, a holistic-based medical practice, Jill Blakeway has seen her share of strung …

5 Sugar Alternatives to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

5 tips to help satisfy your sweet tooth without adding to your waistline<p>Excess sugar is one of the three primary drivers behind weight gain and a number of common health issues (processed foods and "bad" fats are the two others). Throughout our lives most of us have been programmed to believe a few …

Nutrition

6 Ways To Clear Your Mind From All The Clutter

<i>The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you find your way back to balance.</i><p>GPS Guides are our way of showing you what has relieved others' stress in the hopes that you will be able to identify …

We Need To Take Meditation More Seriously As Medicine

To be fair, I’m not sure how I would have responded had my surgeon suggested I meditate before or after surgery to ease my anxiety or post-operative …

Transcendental meditation: does it work?

First he tried sleep apps, then a flotation tank, then mindfulness – but nothing would stop the chatter in Stuart Heritage's increasingly exhausted mind. Would transcendental meditation, currently enjoying a revival, do the trick?<p>I don't know about you, but I am knackered. I wake up knackered, and …

How to Avoid Overpacking: 10 Packing Tips

01 of 10<p>Don't Pack to Capacity<p>Ideally, you should take several passes at packing for a long trip. For best results, leave your luggage alone then …

Shoe-Organizing Ottoman

9 Scientifically Proven Ways to Have a Happier Morning

Here's how to get a sunnier start to your day.<p>Have a real conversation with someone.<p>Indulge in a little nostalgia.<p>Have a little tulip with your …

13 Makeup Tips for Looking Gorgeous in Your Glasses

You'll look SPECtacular.<p>You should feel #blessed to live in a time where there are so many cute glasses available and geek is somehow chic. So, the next time you're getting ready and you go to reach for your contacts, don't! Instead, use these insider tips from Stila Cosmetics pro makeup artist …

7 Ways You're Aging Your Skin

10 Answers to Your Biggest Fitness Questions

<b>Q: What are the biggest mistakes people make at the gym?</b><br>A: The biggest mistake people make at the gym is not understanding how to use the equipment. They perform exercises improperly and end up injuring themselves. So don't be afraid to ask a professional how to use the equipment! [And while you're …

Glenneth.com

Welcome!<p>As a Google AdWords expert who has been Google certified for over 6 years, I often get asked about AdWords for bloggers. Hopefully, after …

New 'Game Of Thrones' Season 4 Trailer Is Full Of Icy Threats

As expected, tensions are only getting higher in the Seven Kingdoms as "Game of Thrones" Season 4 approaches.<p>Following March 18's premiere of Season 4 in New York, the official "Game of Thrones" Facebook released a new trailer for the upcoming season, and it's full of menacing words. Cersei has a …

Stunning Mosque is Illuminated with a Kaleidoscope of Colors

The stunning Nasir al-mulk Mosque hides a gorgeous secret between the walls of its fairly traditional exterior: stepping inside is like walking into a kaleidoscope of colors. Every day, the rays of the early morning sun shine through colorful stained-glass windows, transforming the halls into a …

Interior Design

Swooning over the pointillist typography of 21 year old Xavier Casalta 

Editors’ Picks, New York Spring R.T.W. 2013

Fashion market director Michael Carl and the rest of the Vanity Fair style team outline their favorite moments—from the hair to the dresses and the accessories—from New York’s spring 2013 RTW collections.

Britain Remembers: The First World War Project Map

<b>During the centenary of the First World War, thousands of volunteers across the country will be working on different ways to remember those who</b> …

Remembrance Day

Tudors in America: how England’s New World colonies came into being

While the Spanish were obsessed by central and southern America, England’s Tudor monarchs paid little attention to the New World. As David Childs …

CLOUET, JeanPortrait of François I, King of France1525-30Wood, 96 x 74 cmMusée du Louvre, Paris

<b>CLOUET, Jean</b><br>Portrait of François I, King of France<br>1525-30<br>Wood, 96 x 74 cm<br>Musée du Louvre, Paris

10 Easy Pieces: Trugs and Harvest Baskets

You’ve toiled to reap a bounty from your garden. Don’t let it drop now. Equip yourself with a trug to collect and carry your harvest. We’ve rounded …