Joanne Oberman

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Is God An Illusion? The Great Debate Between Science and Spirituality - Deepak Chopra | Leonard Mlodinow

In the sixth chapter of the Chhandogya Upanishad, there comes a story of a student named Shvetketu who is enlightened by his father who is also a …

Move 'How to Be Both' to the very top of your summer reading list

If you’re like me — notorious for having way too many books on your reading list — I understand if you’re doubtful when I say that a book has to be …

Books

Angelina Jolie and Her Skin Care Secrets

Angelina Jolie is undoubtedly the most popular actress of this era. Her skin still looks radiant at 39 and it is the wish of many women of her age around the world to learn how she keeps it that way. They also need to know the cost as they expect that with her budget, money would be no object.<p>It …

Angelina Jolie

10 Ways to Add Vintage Style to Your Home

This spring, we’re all about updating and decorating our spaces. Whether you’re settling into a new place or you want in on the redecorating action, we know you want your home to feel… well, <i>homey.</i> One of our favorite ways to make over our home decor is by incorporating vintage pieces into a modern …

Living Rooms

Essie Gel-Setter Is An Easy Way To Cheat A Gel Manicure

Gel manicures are a godsend if you bite your nails or struggle applying your own nail polish. But if you can't afford the time or money this popular nail treatment requires, it may seem as though you have few options for achieving a long-lasting mani. Nail stickers take the fuss out of painting but …

Coats

Kristen Bell, Sophia Bush, and Elizabeth Olsen Talk Earth Day Beauty

What do Kristen Bell, Sophia Bush, and Elizabeth Olsen have in common (besides being ridiculously talented, gorgeous actresses)? Their commitment to being eco-friendly. In honor of Earth Day, we caught up with each of them and asked them to <i>get honest</i> with us about their beauty habits. Things got …

We’re All Terrible at Understanding Each Other

Whatever you may have heard to the contrary, Chip Wilson is not an idiot. The founder and former CEO and Chairman of Lululemon Atheltica is, in point of fact, a highly successful entrepreneur, philanthropist, innovator, and self-made billionaire. Idiots are very rarely any of those things.<p>But a …

Contouring Backlash: One Makeup Artist Shares Tips for Easier, Lighter Contouring

Confession: Despite writing about beauty, I have never been able to conjure any interest in contouring my face (beyond brushing some strategic highlighter and bronzer here and there). While I too have occasionally been hypnotized by dramatic Kim Kardashian's before-and-after contouring photos, I …

Kate Bosworth's Guide to Pitch-Perfect Festival Style

We've been admiring Kate Bosworth's music festival fashion sense since her very first foray into the desert in 2010, when she wore tie-dyed Suno and helped to catapult the young label onto the fashion scene. But it was her sartorial turn at Coachella last weekend, with her perfect braidhawk, …

8 Lessons I Learned From Traveling Solo

With a six-week long university break stretching out before me and indecisive friends "umm-ing" and "aah-ing" over holiday plans, I decided to travel alone. My solo adventures in Copenhagen, Budapest and Vienna really emboldened me. Corny as it is to say, my solo traveling experience has literally …

Interior Design Pinspiration: La Vie Bohème

20 bohemian-inspired decor ideas found on Pinterest.<p><i>BAZAAR</i> is breaking down the biggest interior design trends spotted on Pinterest one by one this season.Bring spring's '70s trend into your home decor with these 20 bohemian style rooms to inspire.

33 Writers Share The Books That Inspired Them To Write

"I thought, 'you can do that?!'"<p><i>We asked writers at the annual Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference which book inspired them to write. Here are their answers.</i><p>♥📚♥

Literature

Celebrity Braid Hairstyle Ideas on Kate Bosworth and Shailene Woodley

Mark my words, everyone, I feel a trend coming on. It's only Tuesday and we've already seen two examples of seriously badass braid hairstyles this week—I'm talking braids for girls who might ordinarily think of them as too girly or Heidi-ish (or just played-out).<p>Exhibit A: Kate Bosworth's braidhawk …

The Secret to Making Friends in a New City

If you've landed yourself in a brand new city without a single friend to accompany you, never fear. Here are seven tried-and-true ways to make friends in a new city, which I've gathered from casting my own roots in New York City, Los Angeles and Seattle.<p>Your landlord has given you the keys. You've …

Los Angeles

6 Obstacles Keeping You From Pursuing Your Passion (and How to Overcome Them)

You have something to say — a story to tell, emotions to stir, imaginations to captivate. But there are obstacles that stand in the way of your …

Creative Work

Controversial Opinions Post: The Moisturizer I Don’t Like

It is a truth universally acknowledged that NARS Orgasm is the best blush. Or that Maybelline Great Lash is the best mascara. Or that Laura Mercier …

Kids at War – Rare Color Photographs of Children Playing War Games on the Streets of Paris in 1915

As the First World War raged on the Western Front in 1915, a different kind of battle was being staged each Sunday in a Paris neighborhood. The rue …

What 1 Billion Miles Of Driver Data Tells Us About How We Drive

Insurance companies are using data to try to shape driver behavior and reduce accidents–here’s what they’ve found so far.<p>While cruising down the highway may feel to a driver like a solitary activity, vehicles are more connected than ever. Hundreds of millions of drivers worldwide use services like …

Woman's mummified body found in San Francisco home

Authorities dug out the body of a mummified woman from a San Francisco home, where they found hoarding conditions, including 300 bottles of urine, rats and bugs.<p>The body--believed to be that of a woman in her 90s--was found Saturday covered in a blanket under mounds of trash inside a home in the …

Baddie Winkle, 86-Year-Old Instagram Star, Slays It In DimePiece Campaign

We want to be Baddie Winkle. The 86-year-old Instagram star is turning up once again after landing DimePiece's “State of Mind” campaign.<p>The sassy senior can be seen in the ads, which were shot by Nikko La Mere, dressed in DimePiece's signature badass streetwear -- mesh tunics, oversized jerseys, …

Swimwear

10 Insanely Gorgeous, Under-The-Radar European Destinations

The value of the dollar against the euro is the highest its been in years, making now the perfect time to take that trip you've been meaning to plan.<p>The value of the dollar against the euro is the highest it has been in years, making now the perfect time to take that trip you've been meaning to …

Panoramic Photography

Gisele Bundchen On Her Runway Retirement: My Body 'Asked To Stop'

Supermodel Gisele Bundchen has announced her retirement from the runway, according to an interview with a Brazilian newspaper on Saturday. Despite reports in March that supposedly confirmed Bundchen's retirement, the 34-year-old has officially said that she will be turning her attention to other …

Gisele Bundchen

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

Hiking

This Study on Happiness Convinced a CEO to Pay All of His Employees at Least $70,000 a Year

You can thank one Mr. Dan Price for the Internet's feel-good business story of the day. The founder and chief executive of Seattle-based credit card …

This Is Why You Still Cringe At The Memory Of Something You Did In School

They're called "involuntary memories".<p>And they're very normal. Dr Jennifer Wild, a clinical psychologist at the Oxford Centre for Anxiety Disorders and Trauma, told BuzzFeed that almost everyone gets them.<p>"For a while, after a trauma or an embarrassing event, most people have these memories," she …

Mental Health

After 5 years of practicing mindfulness meditation, I've realised why people think it's impossible

I started practicing mindfulness meditation five years ago, when I was an English teacher living in Seoul, South Korea.<p>I’d sit cross-legged and try …

I Asked 8 UK Make-Up Artists For A "Natural Look" And Here's What Happened

What does "natural" mean, anyway?<p>My make-up routine is fairly minimal. In terms of self-esteem, I'm fine with what my face looks like, so I'm not one of those people that has to put on slap every single time I leave the house.<p><b>My basic make-up routine currently consists of about six …

Makeup

The Persistent Illusion that Prevents Personal Growth

further: feature<p>You might think that a solid, enduring self is the key to happiness and personal growth. But in fact, it’s just the opposite.<p>Let’s go …