Jill Gorman

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52 Landscaping Ideas for a Stunning Backyard

These dreamy spaces will leave you starry-eyed.<p>Tiny courtyards or sprawling lawns, these outdoor escapes make the most of their surroundings. Plus, get more amazing backyard inspiration!

Landscaping

A Contemporary Home Designed To Fit Within A Historic Area

Bates Masi Architects have designed a home for a young couple in East Hampton, New York, that would accommodate their growing family and reflect …

Summer Reading: The Books Karlie Kloss, Tavi Gevinson, and Lena Dunham Are Taking to the Beach

Whether you’re at the beach or staycationing on the sofa, summer just doesn’t feel complete unless you devour a few great books. From models reaching for memoirs (<b>Karlie Kloss</b> with **DVF’**s and <b>Sasha Pivovarova</b> with <b>Grace Coddington’</b>s) to **Tavi Gevinson’**s picnic with **Renata Adler’**s <i>Speedboat</i>, …

Speedboat

8 Tips For Creating Living Spaces You'll Love For a Long Time

(Image credit: Adrienne Breaux)<p>If you're anything like us, you may be spending a lot of time, energy or money (potentially all three) on creating a …

5 Moves to Sculpt Your Butt and Thighs

Get a tight tush and thighs in just five exercises<p>The legs and glutes are the largest muscles in anyone's body, so the benefits of working them well go beyond looking great in booty shorts. (Benefits like boosting your metabolism, just for starters.) This five-exercise routine takes your lower half …

Workouts

5 Tips for Impressing Everyone You Meet

An expert's tips for mastering the first impression<p>Quick poll: Have you ever walked into a party, realized that you basically knew no one, and felt totally awkward? We're guessing you answered in the affirmative (we've all been there). Get-togethers—whether it's a business-networking event or your …

Golden Globes

Beef with Mushrooms and Barley | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Tender chunks of stewed beef, meaty mushrooms and pleasantly chewy grains create a bowl brimming with texture and flavor. To make this comforting dish, use wild mushrooms or a combination of wild and cultivated ones.<p><b>Beef with Mushrooms and Barley</b><p>1 oz. (30 g) dried mushrooms, such as porcini<p>2 cups …

Salmon, Potato & Asparagus Salad | Williams-Sonoma Taste

This is one of the most heart-healthy salads you can eat. Perfect for a light supper or a lunch, it can be prepared quickly just before serving, or the salmon, potatoes and asparagus can be prepared up to a day ahead, then dressed just before serving.<p><b>Salmon, Potato & Asparagus Salad</b><p>1 lb. (500 g.) …

Seafood

Vinaigrette Recipe and Tips | Williams Sonoma Taste

Once you start making your own salad dressings, you’ll never go back. You can make a great vinaigrette with as few as three ingredients you probably already have in your pantry—and the result is superior to anything you’ll find on a store shelf.<p>The right vinaigrette enhances the different …

How Can You Make Your Weekends More Awesome?

What’s the research have to say about making Friday through Sunday that much better…?<p><b>For The Most Part, Don’t Trust Your Instincts</b><p>Ever eat or drink …

6 Ways to Have Your Most Productive Morning

Falling behind no matter how early you wake up? Here's how to get focused faster.<p>As Soon as You Throw off the Covers<p>If You Usually Stumble Around …

Time Management

Signs Your Body Is Too Tired to Go On (Even if You're Not)

1. You’re clicking your pen and tapping your feet.<p><b>What's happening:</b> When you move your muscles, you cue your brain to stay alert, says Hans P.A. Van …

How Microsoft Started Over and Built Office for iPad

Han-Yi Shaw didn’t like what he saw, and he told Microsoft so. The software giant, by Shaw’s reckoning, didn’t really understand Apple’s platform or …

World’s Most Breathtaking Hotel Spas

We all need an escape from our daily lives from time to time, and luxury hotel spas often come to the rescue, offering blissful mini-breaks to …

Foodily Blog

Foodily Blog

Foodily Blog

10 Really Great Reasons to Work Out That Have Nothing to Do With How You Look

Your mood, your smarts, your performance at work, your cancer risk—regular sweat sessions pay off in many more ways than you might think

Exercise

What is Conscious Uncoupling?

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin have announced they're splitting up—but they're calling it a "conscious uncoupling." Find out more about conscious uncoupling: what it is, how it works, and why it might be the best choice in a difficult situation.<p>Sad news: Actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay lead …

Consciousness

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.<p>1. Standing V Raise<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand and stand …

Workouts

To Improve Collaboration, Try an Olive Branch on Steroids

With the exception of “dyed-in-the-wool” unforgiving types (you know, the people who seem to delight in ruining family holiday dinners), one of the things nearly all of us are defenseless against is a sincere, earnest, unsolicited apology.<p>Despite its power, there are not a small number of people in …

Coaching the Toxic Leader

Senior executives have the power to create an environment that allows people to grow and give their best—or a toxic workplace where everyone is unhappy. How executives end up using that power depends in part on their mental health. Sound, stable bosses generally build companies where the rules make …

Rome: History You Can Still Experience

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Travel

Inspiring Adventures For Solo Female Travellers

5 European Places You Might Have Missed | Underrated travel spots

First-time visitors to Europe usually focus on visiting major cities like Paris, Barcelona and London, which is definitely a good idea since they’re …

Best Things To Do In Stockholm

Today I’m delighted to be hosting a guest post by Sofia von Porat of travel blog <i>AsWeTravel</i>. The post is particularly timely given our upcoming …

The Most Exciting Bike Routes In Amsterdam

Amsterdam