Kristine Hughes

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12 Amazing Glimpses Into The Private Lives Of New Yorkers

Brandon Stanton has been running his website Humans of New York since November 2010, resulting in a diverse community of millions who are intrigued …

The complete guide to listening to music at work

If you’re reading this article at work, there’s a decent chance you’re wearing headphones.<p>It has never been easier to tune in to your own customized soundtrack—or more necessary to tune out your open-office coworkers, cubicle mates, and fellow coffee-shop denizens. But not all music is created …

Soundtracks

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

Cooking

23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries Edition<p>by Annie Quigley<p>May 24, 2018<p>Kitchen of the …

Home Improvement

Japan in the 1950s

After Japan surrendered in 1945, ending World War II, Allied forces led by the United States occupied the nation, bringing drastic changes. Japan was disarmed, its empire dissolved, its form of government changed to a democracy, and its economy and education system reorganized and rebuilt. Years of …

Articles about 10 cozy modern living rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Space, light, and twists on color use define this collection of some of our favorite modern living rooms from issues past.<p>Cabin living promises a connection with nature and a more calm, simple life with just what you need at your fingertips.<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to …

Architecture

Big Thinkers on the Only Things Worth Worrying About

In his famous and wonderfully heartening letter of fatherly advice, F. Scott Fitzgerald gave his young daughter Scottie a list of things to worry and not worry about in life. Among the unworriables, he named popular opinion, the past, the future, triumph, and failure “unless it comes through your …

Bill Gates: The Rolling Stone Interview

At 58, Bill Gates is not only the richest man in the world, with a fortune that now exceeds $76 billion, but he may also be the most optimistic. In …

Bill Gates

4 Speed-Reading Apps To Give You Lightning Fast Eyes

<i>Editor’s note: This post was originally published by our partners at PopSugar Tech.</i><p>Reading the entire Harry Potter series in a week—could it be possible?! Spritz, a new app that debuted at last month’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, wants to reinvent how you read and get you bolting through …

Best Spring Trips 2014

Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring getaway. …

Travel Photography

For this touching photo series, prisoners wrote letters of advice to their past selves.

Homemade Irish Beef Stew

The 20 Best Irish Food Finds to Watch Out For in 2014

I don't review restaurants. There are enough people out there who feel qualified to do so and therefore I don't get involved in that aspect of Irish …

10 Places to Visit in Ireland

<i>I just finished a 12-day road trip through Ireland and I`m excited to share more of the beauty of this country. I picked a few of my favorites along</i> …

Ireland

Counties of Ireland

The <b>counties of Ireland</b> (Irish: <i>contaetha na hÉireann</i>; Ulster-Scots: <i>coonties o Airlann</i>) are sub-national divisions that have been, and in some cases …

Ireland Travel: 10 Attractions You Don't Want to Miss

There's a lot to love about Ireland. The lush green landscape, the charming small-town pubs (serving up plenty of Guinness, of course), the sheep …

The North West trail: a 200-mile cycle route through Ireland

A 200-mile cycle route around Ireland's north-western edge takes in quiet lanes and high hills steeped in a poetic past<p>So there I was, happily weary from a day's cycling, sitting in a stone-flagged kitchen being furnished with a stream of expertly made hot whiskeys, my glass resting on the very …

Craft beer in Ireland: 10 pubs and microbreweries to explore

Oscar Wilde called work "the curse of the drinking classes". But in his native Ireland these days, it seems their main chore is finding a drinking establishment that's still open: since 2006 more than 1,000 pubs have closed. However, a new generation of craft brewers and brewpubs are filling the …

Castle Hotels in Ireland

Luxury. That word sums up the experience of staying in a castle. Although many visitors to Ireland stay in small hotels or local bed and breakfasts, …

Blarney: Stop For The Stone, Stay For Everything Else

I think it’s safe to say that most of us have at least heard of the Blarney Stone, even if we’re not exactly sure what it is or why people want to …

The Official Ranking Of The 26 Hottest Irish Men In Hollywood

The hottest Irish totty, officially.

Ireland

Tracing the Irish Influence in Boston

<b>By Leigh Harrington, Boston editor for Where</b><p>Welcome to Boston, or as the Irish say, "Céad míle fáilte." On a trip here, we encourage you to track down all things Irish. For us, the fun of doing so is much more than a St. Patrick's Day muddied with green beer and shamrock-fancy accessories. The fun …

The Best of Romantic Ireland

With castles and legends, Old World hospitality and indulgent experiences, epic scenery and fairy trees, Ireland is a world of romantic mystique.<p>Here are some of the key highlights from around the Emerald Isle:<p><b>> Ardmore and Environs</b> (County Waterford)<p>Quiet Ardmore offers jaw-dropping sea views, …

Top Ten Things to Do in Ireland and Northern Ireland

Epic coastal drives. Historic links courses. Literary pub tours. Castles that echo of ancestry. The allure of Ireland and Northern Ireland is as strong as ever—soak it all in with these ten don't-miss experiences.<p>writer

Ireland

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Shamrock Shake: What's Really In McDonald's St. Paddy's Day Drink?