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These are the things in your home you should be spring cleaning

The spring cleaning tradition stems from a time when people spent months holed up in their homes, warmed by a fire, and then mercilessly opened their windows and freed themselves of dust and dirt.<p>The renewing feeling of spring endures. Becky Rapinchuk, founder of the lifestyle website Clean Mama, …

Cleaning

25 of Richard Branson's Favorite Quotes

From Mother Teresa to Michael Jordan to Disney, check out these quotes that have inspired the Virgin Group founder.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Billionaire entrepreneur and Virgin Group founder seeks creative ways to push others towards success. Through his blog, …

The Best Abs of All Time, From Britney Spears to Ursula Andress

Let’s talk about abs—their eternal allure. What is it about a ripped midriff, an ironclad core, that’s so deeply hypnotic? With beach weekends in full swing, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the best of the lot, from Emily Ratajkowski’s supernatural crop top–clad waist to Teyana Taylor’s …

Meet the 18 Breakout Models Who Ruled Fall 2017’s Runway

Every season a new generation of models gets the chance to show the world what they can do, but stars of Fall 2017 were a little different. With models who broke boundaries, started industry-wide conversations, and brought a renewed sense of cool to the collections, the girls of the moment did a …

Miu Miu

Conscious Breathing: A Simple Way to Work Through Emotional Pain and Be Present in Your Life

<b>“Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>I never gave much thought to my breath unless I …

Meditation

Simple Organizing Ideas to Steal from These 7 Real Homes

It's easy to spend an entire day clicking through photos of gorgeous houses and apartments and finding decor inspiration, but what about when it …

Expert Advice: 10 Tips to Get Your Garden Ready for Spring

Waiting for spring can make you as antsy as waiting for Christmas when you were a kid. Will it ever get here? And then it arrives suddenly…and …

Gardening

11 Nonalcoholic Thanksgiving Drink Recipes

If the past is any indication, I am going to drink way too much this Thanksgiving. During a long day of cooking, eating, and hanging out with relatives, it's easy to lose track of what glass of wine you're on. Every year I tell myself I'll be more responsible, but this year I'm going to made it …

25 Cozy Winter Decorating Ideas That Aren't Red and Green

Brighten up dreary winter days with these beautiful ideas.<p>If red and green isn't your thing (or if you're simply mourning the loss of your Christmas …

Decorations

These mashed potatoes are so good they’ll be the star of Thanksgiving dinner

<i>Editor’s note: This year, our Thanksgiving meal is a virtual potluck. Writers and editors signed up to provide one of 11 dishes, then tested recipes and brought contenders to a final taste-off for a vote. Here are the winning mashed potatoes.</i><p>True to stereotype, my mother’s side of the family — …

The World's 12 Best Places To Live Or Retire In 2016

The secret to taking control of your retirement in 2016 and making this phase of life a grand adventure, even if your retirement nest egg is modest, is expanding your horizons. Take your retirement global and you can maximize your quality-of-life return for every dollar spent.<p>Where should you …

10 Fall Weekend Getaways in the Country

Bidding adieu to summer isn't all bad. The arrival of crisp air means cozy sweaters and pumpkin spice lattes. Crackling fires and changing leaves too, and the choice way to enjoy those are with a weekend getaway to the country. Herein, 10 boutique retreats across North America ideal for autumn …

7 Apps to Help You Get Stuff Done Around the House

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When It Comes to Wine Glasses, Size and Shape Matter

A spiffy new camera set-up devised by scientists in Japan indicates that glass shape–just like the wine snobs have been telling us all along–affects the flavor of wine.<p>In a recent study, Kohji Mitsubayashi and colleagues at the Tokyo Medical and Dental University topped wine-filled glasses with a …

Alcohol

Audi R8 Speeder Fined $17k, Including Court Expenses To Call His Bluff

Getting pulled over for speeding is a near inevitably for every driver. Whether it's the guilt of getting caught or the pain of paying a ticket, it …

What's All the Skiplagged Fuss About Anyway?

"Hidden city tickets" have been in the news a lot the last few months, and are a great example of the bewildering state of today's airfare market. Airlines are often willing to sell a much cheaper ticket with one or more stops on a route where they don't have a direct flight option, in order to …

Ebola: the race to find a cure

The border crossing did not look encouraging. Dense tropical forest spilled over the banks of the rushing Mano river, which divides Guinea from Liberia. Three scientists from Oxford University – Jake Dunning, 38, Peter Horby, 47, and Laura Merson, 37 – stood on the bank and watched as the boatman …

Disease

Mayweather defeats Pacquiao by unanimous decision

9:51 P.M.<p>Mayweather wins<p>Floyd Mayweather Jr. has defeated Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision to unify the welterweight titles.<p>Judges scoring: Dave Moretti, 118-110; Glenn Feldman, 116-112; Burt Clements 116-112<p>The Judges' Scores<p>12 rounds are scheduled. Times judges will be rating each contender's …

6 of the Most Unbelievably Cheap Paradises on Earth

By: John Marshall<p><i>Credit: Justin Sawn/Flickr</i><p>Everyone at one time or another has wanted to get away from it all and beach/ski/paraglide-bum it in some foreign land. Small problem: that's very expensive. Or is it? (That's our sweet rhetorical way of saying maybe not.) Check this list of 12 shockingly …

My quest to buy wedding dress for under £500 at Bicester Village

Counting sheep has been usurped. These days, as I lie awake at night, I see white dresses: flowing diaphanous fabric, little lace frocks, shimmering floor-length gowns. Because I am midway through wedding-dress shopping – and it is becoming quite a faff.<p>I started with a plan, a budget of £500 and …