Jacques Blake Maitland

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Riviera Cabin / llabb

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project consists in the renovation of a studio apartment in a Ligurian coastal town. The client’s …

MVRDV redesign of Europe’s largest urban shopping center breaks ground in France

Construction has kicked off on Lyon Part-Dieu, MVRDV’s competition-winning design for Europe’s largest downtown shopping center – and it promises …

Mid-century modern home in Seattle undergoes sensitive renovation by SHED

An enlarged master suite and a new indoor pool are among the modifications to a 1950s dwelling in Seattle made during renovations by American firm …

Whitesands / PDP London Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Whitesands is a residential development of 28 detached house nestled between the beaches of Pui O and …

Primary School in Loiano / Studio Contini

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The new primary school in Loiano was completed and tested in 12 months in respect of the times and …

Alluring Meets Affordable With These 5 Chicago Prefabs

Despite its compact urban setting, prefab homes are becoming increasingly favored in Chicago, Illinois.

Villa Boréale

Villa Boreale is a scandinavian inspired modern barn located in Charlevoix, an eastern region of the Quebec Province well known for its wooded valleys, skiable mountains and breathtaking point of views over the Saint Lawrence River, 10 minutes away from Le Massif de Charlevoix ski resort. This …

New Tower Typology Uses Steel Cables to Wrap Itself Together

A speculative project, the “New York Super Slender” created by RB Systems, is a futuristic skyscraper that presents a potential new tower typology. …

11 Breakfast Bowls to Inspire Healthy Eating

It’s no secret that mornings—particularly during the week—can be hectic. Of course, we all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, …

Breakfast

14 Dairy-Free Smoothie Ideas

Smoothies are a great way to quickly slurp down some nutrients when you need sustenance but don't have time for something more involved. But a lot of …

Healthy Eating

How You're Sabotaging Your Posture and Your Time in the Gym

Good posture means maintaining correct alignment of your body in a seated position, while standing, and during motion. <b>Most athletes and active people</b> …

Ergonomics

The complete guide to smoothie-making for all levels

If you’ve been relying on the pros at Liquiteria for your smoothie fix, it’s high time you learn the tricks of the trade yourself. Being able to whip …

20 Surprising Ways to Prevent Colds and Flu

From sleeping in to using vodka in place of hand sanitizer, check out the surprising stay-well secrets that real experts swear by.

Wellness

How to Boost Your Metabolism (Without Hitting the Gym)

In theory, understanding metabolism should be simple: The higher your metabolic rate, the more calories your body burns when performing chemical …

50 Ways To Practice Self-Care + Free Printable List

<i>50 Ways To Practice Self-Care</i><p>Being kind to yourself isn’t a luxury… it’s a necessity.<p>It also isn’t an act of selfishness. Practicing <b>self-care</b> means …

Comedy

50 Lifestyle Changes for Happy + Healthy Living (+Free Printable List)

<i>50 Lifestyle Changes for Happy + Healthy Living</i><p>Very often, it’s those small lifestyle changes that can make a difference and really transform your …

Your 2015 Guide to Arguing With Your Conservative Uncle This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and we all know what that means: we'll be trapped around the table with distant relatives that we see twice a year at best and forced to make conversation. With the 2016 presidential primary season well underway, it's only natural that the discussion should …

Luna Smart Mattress Cover Influences and Monitors Sleep

How do you think a smart mattress cover changes your life? Well, first of all, a smart mattress cover easily turns your normal bed into a smart bed. …

Sleep

7 Habits That Can Make Your Mind Sharper and Stronger | Inc.com

<i>What are the key traits of mentally strong people? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, Author of The Resume is Dead, on Quora:</b><p>I’ll give you 7.<p>I wrote this blog post about work, but I think a lot of it is generally applicable to life. Enjoy!<p>Being …

Labor Economics