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Transformable Murphy Bed Over Sofa Systems That Save Up On Ample Space

Decorating a small space can indeed be challenging, and if you are not disciplined with your purchases, it can quickly turn into a nightmare! But …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

10 Genius Ways to Use a Muffin Tin

You may never use it to make muffins again.<p>Chances are, you use your muffin tin pretty infrequently—and probably only to bake muffins or cupcakes. But the pan is actually quite versatile; put it to good use with these creative ideas from some of our favorite food bloggers:<p><b>Whip Up Meatloaf …

18 Ways To Start Living, Not Just Existing

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/QsGiMV<p>I once had a conversation with someone in which I admitted to them that I spent an hour …

17 Popsicle Recipes That Use Fruits, Booze, Veggies + MORE

Few things are more refreshing than an ice cold sweet treat on a hot summer day, especially one that’s on a stick. Enter the popsicle, a staple from childhood that only gets better with age. Popsicles quench, they’re super easy to make and they’ll bring out your creative culinary side to boot. Need …

18 of the Most Beautiful Illustrated Children’s Books

Here’s a lesson every new parent learns early on: Kids obsess over certain books, and you will read them again and again and to infinity and beyond. To mix it up for you, we rounded up 18 stunning children’s books that stand out — not just because of their great stories, but because they also …

33 Gorgeous Instagram Photos From A Guy Who Ditched NYC To Live Out Of His Van

In 2011, Foster Huntington made a life-changing decision. He would quit his job designing for Ralph Lauren in New York City and ditch life as he knew it for something drastically different: Living out of a van as he traveled the country.<p>A snowboard and surfing enthusiast, the Colby College graduate …

Bon Appétit's Rules for Going Out to Eat: Where to Sit, What to Order, How to Share

From when to go to where to sit to what to order, these are the rules that (highly opinionated) Bon Appétit staffers insist on when going out to eat<p>We at <i>Bon Appétit</i> eat at a lot of restaurants. A <i>lot</i>. And none of us more so than resident restaurant-goer <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> (the guy ate three dinners a …

8 Secrets of Personal Organizers

Learn from the pros — their ingenious ideas for ditching clutter will save you time, money, and stress.<p>There's no right way to organize your home. Whatever strategy you choose just has to work with your lifestyle, habits and tastes. But there are a few tried-and-true strategies that can enhance the …

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How To Rewire Your Brain For Greater Happiness

The bad news: Our brains are wired to be negative. The good news: You can train your brain to hold on to happiness in 10 seconds.<p>Wouldn’t it be awesome if we could hack into our own brains and rewire them to be happier?<p>Science has shown we actually can thanks to a phenomenon called …

Decorating Small Spaces: Inspiration from Nine Tiny Houses

Who doesn't love small homes and their high level of efficiency? Perfect for daydreaming about, these photos from nine very tiny but stylish homes …

Small Spaces

21 Problems You Can Solve With Baking Soda

Seriously, store a box of this stuff in every room of your house.<p>Sure, it's a pro at making chewy chocolate chip cookies, but baking soda's real claim-to-fame is its power to freshen and clean many spots in your home. It's a super-effective (but gentle) abrasive and is a great natural deodorizer, …

Best Fall Trips 2014

The end of the bustling summer tourist season kicks off one of the best times of the year to travel. Whether you’re up for adventure, relaxation, or something in between, check out our editors’ list of 10 best fall trips for inspired ideas. —Maryellen Kennedy Duckett

S’well Water Bottle

Posted in Gear<p>Water bottles may not be the most exciting piece of gear, but when a brand promises to keep your drink cold for 24 hours – that will …

Charge Your Phone Anywhere, Anytime With This Power Pack

You want to charge your phone using a solar panel? Good for you! Solar energy is clean, efficient and plentiful. There’s just one problem. Cloudy days will be the death of your phone. To charge with solar power day and night, you need a portable battery to hold all that power you so diligently soak …

9 Ways to Use Salt for Gorgeous Skin, Hair, Teeth, and Nails

This secret ingredient can help you score smoother skin, brighter teeth, and healthier-looking nails.<p>Our bodies contain the same concentration of minerals and nutrients as sea water, so it’s no wonder that sea salt is a natural ally to balance, protect, and restore the body and skin.<p>One of the …

Brilliant Suitcase Doubles As A Scooter So You Never Miss Another Flight

We've all been there: sprinting through hordes of people at the airport as you carry your over-packed suitcase in one hand and cling for dear life onto your passport in the other.<p>Now imagine that instead of frantically running through the terminal, you can simply glide past everyone on a scooter.<p>A …

Scooters

Meet the World’s First Truly Portable Standing Desk

Okay, okay, you get it: We’re obsessed with standing desks… as we should be. They’re great for your health, your posture and your happiness. What’s not to love? Well for some, that price tag. Not to mention the hassle of setting one of these ergonomic bad boys up might cause a headache or two. But …

Get Grooming With Our Favorite High-Tech Brushes for Every Hair Type

Fabulous tresses begin with the right tools and your hair brush is no exception. Unfortunately, not all brushes are created equal and fussing around …

A Bracelet That Charges Your Phone? Yes, Please!

With every gadget update and inspiring keynote we’ve seen, our phones, tablets and desktops get more and more high tech, while our chargers are lagging farther and farther behind. Battery power is slowly improving, but we’re still getting stuck lugging our charging cords around on the daily. Does …

Never Lose Your Luggage Again With This Smart Carry-On

Traveling around the holidays, as delightful as seeing family can be, is a little hectic to say the least. That’s why we try to pack as lightly as possible, which means using a carry-on for all our luggage and gifts to the fam. But wouldn’t it be great if your light luggage was not only more …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Summer food is great for many reasons (ice cream! barbecues!), not the least of which is the abundance of color, vibrancy, and flavor. This weekend, …