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10 Storage Hacks for Shoe Lovers

<i>By Lara Sargent, Houzz Contributor</i><p>If you swoon over gorgeous shoes in every possible shape and heel height, shoe storage is probably a big challenge for you. If you don't have the space, don't worry: the solution doesn't always include a large, walk-in closet. Check out these 10 top storage hacks …

Hacking

10 Buy-It-for-Yourself Wedding Registry Items for the Unapologetically Single

If marriage isn't on your agenda, there's only one thing to do: Treat yo' self.<p>If marriage isn't on your agenda, there's only one thing to do: Treat yo' self. Or pull a Carrie Bradshaw and send a registry to your friends.

25 Spaces That Perfectly Illustrate Beautiful Kitchen Organization

Yes, storage can actually be stunning.<p>Yes, storage can actually be stunning. In these rooms, open shelving, glass cabinets and savvy kitchen islands make for orderly and tasteful kitchens.

12 Ice Hotels That Will Make You Actually LIKE the Cold

Think cold isn’t romantic? Think again! Ice hotels are an experience that should be on every traveler’s bucket list. With the coolest amenities and epic winter wonderland activities, these frosty hotels make for the ultimate wintertime vacay. From Canada to Japan to Norway, here are 12 of the most …

The best cat videos are over a century old

Japan’s love of cats started long before Hello Kitty, Doraemon, and cat cafés. Cats first came to Japanese shores aboard ships transporting sacred Buddhist scriptures from China, as a sixth-century rodent deterrent, and they have since made their way into Japanese domestic life and folklore.<p>An …

Cats

What Happens When You Strap a Camera to a Sea Turtle's Shell

Using a camera strapped to the creature, scientists reveal for the first time the intricacies of how the sea giant hunts.<p>Submerged in murky seawater, a grey leatherback turtle homes in on its spineless prey, a pink jellyfish drifting through the dark green abyss. The giant turtle glides toward the …

Zoology

Tiny house, giant journey

Couple quits their jobs to pursue a career dream

Apple Would Like You To Know People Think The iPhone’s Camera Is Awesome

BART Train toward San Francisco<br>Klodjana Dervishi<p>1 of 15<p>Apple is turning the spotlight on its users in a new international ad campaign that will see …

50th Anniversary of ‘The Sound of Music’

Sound of Music

Mesmerizing Videos of Ballerinas Preparing Their Pointe Shoes

Hours of crunching, sewing, and ripping go into readying a piece of footwear that lasts for just one performance.<p>I think I've found my ASMR trigger: watching YouTube videos of ballet dancers preparing their pointe shoes.<p>Don't get me wrong, I like the actual ballet well enough. But there's something …

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …

Nutrition

Sesame Street is the perfect TV show

<i>For most of the history of television, the barrier to syndication—and to profitability—has been 100 episodes. The shows that have made it to that</i> …

Prabal Gurung's MAC Collection Makes Primping in Public an Art Form

In the rare occasion we're able to apply liquid liner in a moving vehicle sans smudges, we can't help but compare our handiwork to the likes of …

5 Ways to Take Your Passport Photo from Mug Shot to Glamour Shot

It’s almost travel season—which means you are that much closer to having to pull out your passport and brace yourself for one long <i>cringe.</i> It’s no secret that people do not look their best in their identification photos. After all, it’s hard to strike a good pose when there is a harsh flash that …

Girls Who Wear Glasses: How One Fashion Writer Found Her Specs Appeal

It is often said that first stage of accepting a significant change in one’s life is denial. Well, I can certainly vouch for the sentiment after being told that I, at the grand old age of 28, “absolutely must” wear glasses “at all times,” after many hazy months of sore eyes, semi-permanent …

Brooklyn is the New Paris of Destination Branding

For more than a century, cities around the world have compared themselves to Paris. Many claim to be the Paris of the East: Bucharest, Prague, …

How to Hack Your Way to Elite Status

<i>KassandraBayResort / Flickr</i><p>We've all been there. You're enjoying a week-long stay at a moderately priced hotel, until the bill is slipped under your doorway on the morning of checkout. The cost of Wi-Fi, breakfast, occasional room service, resort fees -- they've all been tallied up and suddenly …

Canadian Deal Destinations for Off-Season Travel

Off-season travel can be an economical way to explore new areas, and it is one of my favorite non-traditional getaway periods. Why write about this today? Most of the country experiences off-season in autumn, so now is the perfect time to take advantage of lower hotel prices before the holidays …

The 9 Best Money-Saving Travel Tips

1-<b>Pick Destinations Based On Currency Exchange Rates</b><p>My destinations are selected based on where the dollar is strongest. Flexibility in choosing my vacation allows me to be opportunistic.<p>Reviewing online currency valuation articles helps determine where the exchange rates are best. A strong dollar …

You'll Want to Travel for These 10 Craft Beers

<i>By Tom White for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>As the craft beer boom continues, serious fans go to greater lengths to get their hands on the latest limited-release grail brews. Most of them are only available for a day, aren't distributed outside the brewery or the region, and have pretty big festivities …

Beer

Delta Airlines Passenger Devastated After Dog Disappears From Flight

Delta Airlines passenger Frank Romano was waiting for his flight to take off from Los Angeles to Tampa, Florida, when he was informed that his dog had gone missing.<p>The dog is a 6-year-old rescue pit bull named Ty, according to CBS Los Angeles, and Romano said the airline employee gave him a …

A Day in the Life of National Geographic Photographer and Extreme Athlete Jimmy Chin

Jimmy Chin — regular <i>National Geographic</i> contributor, world-class climber, outdoor junkie, and overall genuinely awesome guy — has the capacity to …

Melting Away: A Decade of Arctic and Antarctic Photography by Camille Seaman

More than a decade ago, photographer Camille Seaman visited Alaska, Svalbard and Antarctica, and thus began a love affair with the polar regions that …

Heartwarming Project Uses Lifelogging Cameras to Capture the Bond Between Mothers and their Babies

You wouldn’t expect lifelogging cameras to be the source of tear-jerking footage, but the folks at Huggies Korea recently launched a heartwarming …

Chet Haze Calls Out 'Nerds' and 'Clowns' In Twitter Rant

Chet Haze, a.k.a. Chester Hanks, the son of Tom Hanks, may seem like the kind of guy who lets criticism and hate roll off his back, but the time has come for Haze to put the "nerds" and "soft clowns" in their places.<p>Engaging in a fierce Twitter rant, Haze scoffed at those jealous of his soul and …

Shop Till You Drop

Inside Flipboard / December 2, 2013<p>You could call us at Flipboard shopping-obsessed. Whether it’s a tiny boutique in Seattle with the best vintage …