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10 Pairs of Pants Guaranteed to Make Your Butt Look Better

A good butt depends on three things: DNA, hard work at the gym, and wearing the right pants. And while you can’t change what you were born with, and …

Workouts

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Self-improvement

12 Good Morning Quotes To Hang On Your Bedroom Wall

Seize the day and banish your bare walls.<p>Morning people understand the virtues of rising early and embracing the day with fervor. As for the rest of us? Well, that's what coffee's for — and these 12 motivational morning quotes.

Stephen King

14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Sam Walton founded Walmart at age 44; Julia Child published her first cookbook at 60. Your best years may be way ahead of you.<p>It'll depend a lot on …

10 “Notes to Self” We Need to Read 10 Times a Day Until They Sink In

<i>Happiness doesn’t start with a relationship, a vacation, a job, or money. It starts with our thinking and what you tell ourselves every day.</i>The best …

Happiness

7 Toxic Thinking Mistakes That Will Keep You From Being Mentally Strong

Changing the way you think will change your entire life.<p>Just because you think something doesn't make it true. Yet, you likely believe your brain when it casts doubt on your abilities or when it tells you that people don't like you even though there's little evidence supporting such statements.<p>In …

Self-help

Here's How Resilient People Avoid Taking Things Personally

Next time you're feeling hurt or angry, this is what to do.<p>"It's not personal. It's just business." How many times have you heard those words when you were smarting over a job you didn't get or a pitch that got rejected, or a professional setback or slight? And how often have you found them …

Self-help

The Go-To Shirt That'll Only Get Better With Age

Rowing Blazers' take on the classic oxford cloth button-down is an investment that'll last.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>The oxford cloth button-down just might be the most versatile shirt a guy …

Men's Fashion

The Magic Three: Why nobody has facelifts anymore

Sitting next to a friend at dinner recently I was intrigued to find out what (or which doctor) was responsible for her skin upgrade from fabulous to absolutely incredible. She proceeded to give me a brilliantly concise response, telling me exactly what new treatments she had been trying and where.<p>A …

Skin Care

The Secret to a Well-Made Bed

There’s nothing more satisfying than crawling into a well-made bed at the end of a long day: You peel back the layers of blankets, burrow down into …

7 Small bedroom designs by professional experts

The bedroom is typically a place to sleep and relax so honestly, you don't actually need that much space. The important thing is to make it the most …

Interior Design

Print This Free Garden Planner

Printable Garden Notebook<p>Updated January 29, 2018<p>01<p>Get all of your garden plans, records and dreams in one place. Just slip this printable cover into …

Mamie Eisenhower’s Chocolate Fudge Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Butter a 9-by-13-inch baking dish pan or mist it in with nonstick cooking spray.<p>Step 2<p>Stir together the semisweet chocolate, …

Dessert

I've held 1,000 interviews, and I've found only 4 questions truly matter

Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's hard to hire your 50th employee, and it's still hard to hire your 500th employee.<p>If you're just starting your company, you may as well get over the fact that you'll likely lose sleep over …

Team Building

40 Quotes that Will Calm Your Mind When You’re at a Crossroads

It happens to all of us gradually as we live and grow. We discover more about who we are and the way life really is, and then we realize there are …

Mind

Are You Making These Common Art-Hanging Mistakes?

Though I'm a firm believe in the power of doing whatever you damn well want — and in fact applaud design rule breakers — sometimes design "mistakes" …

Wall Art

11 Powerful Mantras for Those Who’ve Lost Motivation

Do you ever feel like you have nothing left to give to a project or task? Maybe you’ve been working on a book, a new business or even a relationship, …

Motivation

11 life questions to answer before you turn 30

We're not talking, "What's the meaning of life?" so much as, "What do I want to achieve in <i>my</i> lifetime?"<p>Some of these questions — none of which have easy answers or right answers — are key to consider during young adulthood.<p>Below, we've highlighted 11 questions you'll want to start thinking about …

Self-improvement

One Trick That Will Forever Change the Way to Pack

There's a reason marines have been doing this for years.<p>We all know how this genius duvet cover trick changed the way we make our beds. If you're thinking how to apply the concept to other places, we have good news: There's another "burrito" hack out there and this time it's going to help you keep …

Simple DIY Patterned Coasters Using Resin

These patterned coasters add a fun touch to your kitchen table or nightstand. I don’t know about you but I always leaves glasses around my house, and …

Crafting

Curried Cauliflower Rice Kale Soup {Paleo}

<i>This Curried Cauliflower Rice Kale Soup is one flavorful healthy soup to keep you warm this season. An easy paleo soup recipe for a nutritious</i> …

Healthy Eating

5 midcentury-style sofas under $2,000

And two under a grand<p>In case you missed it, one piece of furniture—the $1,200 midcentury-style “Peggy” sofa from West Elm—has been in hot (internet) water over the last week, and it all started with a scathing review of the couch on the Awl. Written by a displeased Peggy owner, the article called …

Furniture

Solar-Powered Catamaran Gives Us a Look at the Future of “Green” Yachting

Swedish yacht designer Dennis Ingemansson and Turkey-based Ned Ship Group have come together on the 42-meter “Solar Dream” catamaran. The futuristic, …

Boats

How to access Mac’s hidden photo-editing app

Whether you know it or not, if you own a Mac, you also own a surprisingly powerful editing tool—and it’s hiding in plain site.<p>Not everyone needs …

5 Nail Trends You're Going to See Everywhere This Summer

We tapped Sally Hansen's global color ambassador and NYFW nail-pro to give us the lowdown.<p>We tracked all of the nail looks from the spring-summer collections, but the extreme risks taken on the runway can't always be applied to your IRL mani (see: Libertine's three-dimensional, punked-out look …

Trends

Aziz Ansari Kicked Off SNL With A Fire Monologue About Donald Trump

"Beyoncé ain't moving, I ain't moving."<p>"Every time someone is Arabic and praying [in a movie] that scary-ass music from <i>Homeland</i> is underneath them. It's terrifying," he said. "If you want to end Islamophobia, change that music!"<p>But then things got serious.<p>Ansari pleaded with the new president to …

15 Pasta Recipes for Speedy 15-Minute Weeknight Dinners

When it comes to cooking during the week, the most time-efficient recipes are the most valuable. 30-minute meals used to be all the rage, but in this age of instant gratification, 15-minute dinners are the new standard. What’s the key to getting dinner on the table that quickly? Using quick-cooking …

Cooking

Unleash Unlimited Depth Of Field

<i>Finished Image. Craig Blacklock defied the limits of depth of field and diffraction to create this image. He created the series of exposures shown</i> …

Tutorials

5 all-natural alternatives to Adderall, according to a Beverly Hills MD

In recent years, the use of Adderall has grown immensely—but not just for ADD and ADHD. According <i>The New York Times</i> <i>Magazine’s</i> new cover story, …

Wellness

35 Best Grey Paints According To Top Interior Designers

From calming pale colors to edgier dark tones, top talent keeps coming back to these sleek shades.<p>Grey is the cooler, chicer cousin of white that we can't stop lusting after. The neutral color can create a calming, elegant or even electrifying effect, making it the perfect option for any decor and …

Home Decorating