Kadri Hansson

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Will sugar make you old?

High intakes of refined sugar has been linked to accelerated skin ageing, says Dr Marilyn Glenville. She explains how we can counteract the effects …

You booked a crappy hotel. Now what?

Traveling can be a lot like strip poker: no matter how brilliantly you've played and how many extra undergarments you layered on before the game, sometimes you end up as the sole naked person at the table.<p>The disappointment of arriving to a hotel room that does not meet your expectations feels much …

World’s most beautiful canal cities

Red Sea

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

Productivity

Savory Granola

Makes about 3 cups<p>A new restaurant trend, these grain, nut, and seed clusters add a satisfying crunch and healthy hit to salads, veggies, and more.<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup old-fashioned oats<p>½ cup raw shelled pistachios<p>½ cup walnuts<p>½ cup raw sunflower seeds<p>¼ cup raw sesame seeds<p>1 tablespoon …

Caribbean hot chocolate recipe

Rich, thick and boozy, with a touch of spice, this is the ultimate chocolate drink<p><i>Serves four</i><p>800ml (1½ pints) full-fat milk<br>200ml (7fl oz) double cream<br>125g (4½oz) chocolate, broken into pieces<br>3 tbsp soft dark-brown sugar<br>1 vanilla pod<br>1 cinnamon stick<br>approx ¼ tsp freshly grated nutmeg, or to taste<br>3 …

London's first pay-per-minute cafe: will the idea catch on?

Ziferblat is London's first pay-per-minute cafe, based on a Russian chain where 'everything is free, except the time you spend there'<p>Ever felt you've overstayed your welcome in a cafe, by reading, working or surfing the web while hugging the latte you bought two hours ago? Pay-per-minute cafes …

Super Creative iPhone Photos

Brock Davis is a very talented designer who likes to use his creativity and his iphone camera to work together. In 2013 he took some awesome photos …

10 best global travel destinations for food lovers

Slide 1 of 12<p>Vacations often revolve around food. Either we’re discovering where and what the locals actually eat or racing to the most talked-about …

Loneliness

12 Of The Best Ideas From CES 2014

The Consumer Electronics Show is a boring affair, but if you look closely enough, it offers a taste of tomorrow. Behold, the future!<p>I’ve been to the Consumer Electronics Show more times than I’d like to admit. And while it’s considered a showcase of technology to come in the next year, it’s a …

How To Have A More Successful Career In 2014

It’s a new year and a brand new opportunity to achieve the goals you have intended to over the years. In order to make your goals a reality, it’s time to gain a renewed momentum and motivation in your work life.<p>Why change your habits in 2014? For starters, success brings more money, more career …

14 Cards To Wish Someone A Happy New Year

Don’t just wish someone a Happy New Year when you can wish them a Happy <i>Happy</i> New Year, like on this gold foil accented card from The Social Type.<p>I …

Top 10 Most Creative Art Projects by Parents in 2013

In 2013, there was no shortage of creative ideas. In fact, we here at My Modern Met put out about 4,500 posts showing you story after story of ordinary people making extraordinary works of art. Of course, there was one group who not only inspired us but stole our hearts. They were the mothers and …

Top 10

POLARIS WordPress Theme

POLARIS Theme.<p><b>POLARIS</b> is a WordPress theme for the highest professional standards. This theme is intended for events and special happenings. POLARIS …

Web Design

Wonderfully Witty Animal Comics by Liz Climo

If you're on Tumblr, you may already know the name Liz Climo. She's the artist whose funny comics get thousands (and even tens of thousands) of notes a day as people share her witty works with the world. By day, she's an author and animator for the hit show <i>The Simpsons</i>. By night, she turns into one …

Comics

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Books

Merging the Past and Present of Anne Frank’s Amsterdam

It's always rewarding to receive feedback from our readers and featured artists, but every now and then we're just as delighted to be contacted by other creative individuals and institutions that have found inspiration through My Modern Met. We were just recently reached out to by Anne Frank House, …

Anne Frank

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

Character creates a contemporary branding for Miselu’s C.24 Keyboard - The Fox Is Black

When I think of strong, contemporary branding I tend to think of a style that’s slightly edgy or futuristic. Branding that pushes some boundaries, …

Embroidered Houses by Happy Red Fish

Multimedia artist Hagar Vardimon-Van Heummen runs a creative studio in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, called Happy Red Fish, producing a series of work …

What Happens When You Add a Silly Putty Ingredient to Sand? You Get "Kinetic Sand"

Denmark may have the lockdown on Lego, but a neighboring country is also producing something children can use to build things: Sand. No ordinary …

Spinning Library by Nayef Francis

These spinning Library shelves from Lebanese designer Nayef Francis are not only cool to look at, they’re practical too. Each version features a …

Putting Good Use to Bottle Caps

The Building Cap is an eco-friendly twist on the bottle cap that aims to be a universal replacement for the many bottle caps that end up in landfills …

In the Details: The Polypropylene-and-Leather Seat Shell of Stefan Diez's Tune Chair

<i>In the Details is our weekly look at one especially smart, innovative or unusual detail of a new design.</i><p>The German designer Stefan Diez has been …

The Ultimate Guide to Learning how to use Your first DSLR

In this guide we share tips on how to use a DSLR. It's perfect for beginner photographers with their first camera. You'll be taking great photos in …

The best coffee machines on the market now

If you can't function without your morning coffee but braving the line at Starbucks before work just isn't feasible, our-round up of the best coffee machines on the market should help point you in the right direction.<p>What type of machine is right for you?<p>There are a variety of coffee machines on …

How to Create Reflections in Photoshop

Great reflections can really make an image. The problem is, that like buses, there is never one when you need one. Of course these days it is …