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Ten Unmistakable Signs Of A Toxic Culture

The biggest problem for many working people is that the actual work on their desks is the easiest part of the job. Nothing they are responsible for doing at work is especially challenging.<p>It’s only hard to do the job because of the politics, the stupid rules and the dark, fearful energy that flows …

The Workplace

I'm a bad mother - and proud of it

I offended a close friend the other day by calling her a good mother. The friend was telling me about her weekend plans, which involved National Trust properties and back-to-back kids' clubs and parties.<p>As a weekend of nothingness yawned ahead of me, I praised her mothering skills. I genuinely …

The best New York tourist attractions that locals love

Gothamites may loathe having to constantly dodge slow-moving tourists on the streets, but in the end, we love many of the same New York tourist …

Alice In Wonderland

The 55 buildings in New York City you need to see in your lifetime

It's said that New York City is a concrete jungle (where dreams are made of), but there's a lot to love about the concrete (and glass, and steel, and brick) that makes up the city.<p>The five boroughs are jam-packed with scores of iconic buildings and architectural landmarks. New York was home to the …

Little Italy, NYC neighborhood guide

Here’s a brief history lesson: Immigrants from Naples and Sicily ventured to Little Italy, NYC in the 1880s, and the area once stretched from Canal …

The best things to do in NYC according to locals and Time Out Editors

When researching the best things to do in NYC, it's easy to feel overwhelmed. Gotham draws millions of tourists from all over the world with its …

Locals only: These are our favorite Bay Area day trips

Oh, summertime in San Francisco. It's that time of the year when the days are longer, the fog is a little more relentless in the city, and it feels like everyone else is off on an exotic Eastern Europe tour or warm tropical vacation.<p>It's also a perfect time of the year to remind ourselves that the …

Santa Cruz

7 Apps to Help Manage Your Money

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25 beautiful US cities to live in if you love spending time outdoors

A recent ranking by Niche, a company that researches and compiles information on cities, revealed the best cities for outdoor activities in America, proving that city life and the great outdoors are not always mutually exclusive.<p>To compile its ranking, Niche gathered data on 227 US cities including …

The best road trips in America

Itching to run off on a grand adventure? Our roundup of top road trips includes 11 routes that combine history, dynamic scenery and a wide range of …

Vibrant Color Palette Combos Take Colors From the World to Inspire Creativity

With its vast collections of images, photo filters, free icon and shape elements, and fonts, Canva allows users around the globe to create sleek graphics and presentations through its online app—no design degree required. The company's Senior Graphic Designer, Poppie Pack, shares a variety of savvy …

Bernal Heights restaurants plan benefits for fire victims - Inside Scoop SF

At <b>El Paisa</b> yesterday, red-stained soup bowls and plates with a few grains of rice still stood eerily on the tables, as if patrons had left mid-bite when they smelled smoke from a fire that ripped through buildings at Mission and 29th on Saturday afternoon.<p>Close to 60 people lost their homes in the …

America’s Best Road Trips

From L.A., drive north to the town of Lancaster via Route 14, better known as the Antelope Valley Freeway. Golden poppies bloom throughout the Mojave …

The best weekend getaways from NYC

Despite all the fantastic things to do in NYC, sometimes you can’t help getting restless—luckily, it’s easy to find equally awesome weekend getaways …

25 Chicken Breast Recipes That Are Anything but Boring

Chicken breast gets a bad rap as the beige of meats. It's versatile but bland; the practical, diet-friendly choice, too often stripped of the flavor and juiciness that make a piece of dark meat so satisfying. But when it's cooked right, it can be just as tasty as any other part of the bird. Cooked …

Cooking

Mystical San Francisco: Stunning SF photography

Frederic Larson is a former San Francisco Chronicle photographer known for his iconic shots of the Golden Gate Bridge and other landmarks. Check back for regular updates of some of his incredible images. Be a Friend of Photography and take images such as these, get details here. Buy Larson's book, …

On a budget? Try our Bay Area staycation ideas

Maybe you don't have the budget for a European getaway this summer (have you seen what we pay for rent?!).<p>Luckily for you, we live in a wonderland of activities. After all, plenty of European tourists are flocking to our fair city right now to partake in the beauty of the region. Whether you've got …

The Best Pizza Spots in LA

D on’t believe anyone who says that LA doesn’t have great pizza. While we may not be the meccas that NY or Chicago are, there are plenty of fantastic …

7 Ways to Get Things Done When You “Don’t Feel Like It”

You're reading 7 Ways to Get Things Done When You “Don’t Feel Like It”, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If …

What it's really like to live in one of the cities with the best quality of life in the world

Bern in Switzerland is considered one of the best cities to live in the world.<p>The Alpine city ranked 14th in the annual “Quality of Living Index” of …

European Travel