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I Heart My City: Ute’s Hamburg

After a decade of “intercontinental hopping,” German national <b>Ute Kreitz</b> returned to the “fatherland” in 2007, settling on Hamburg as her new home base. Having heard many people over the years call Hamburg Germany’s most beautiful city, she was skeptical, but when she moved there she agreed …

Book Your Next Vacation in One of These 10 Underrated European Cities

European Travel

Cisco's New CEO Names His Leadership Team

Cisco's incoming CEO is wasting no time getting his leadership team in place.<p>Chuck Robbins, the incoming CEO of networking giant Cisco Systems, isn’t wasting any time getting his management team assembled. He technically doesn’t take over the reins until late July, but today he named 10 people to …

The world's most eye-catching art galleries

Architecture

The Life You Want

Imagine waking up everyday ready to conquer the world. Looking great and feeling great. No headaches, backaches or the medication to prevent them. Full of energy and drive. Ready to get better at the things you know, and learn more about the things you don't. Excited to see your family because they …

10-Minute No Weights to Lose Weight Workout

Forget about laboring endlessly on cardio machines or picking up weights. The exercises in this workout functionally train your body the way it is …

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The 9 Best Butt Exercises

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush<p>Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all …

7 Things You Can Do on Friday to Make Monday Awesome | Inc.com

Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your brain, in anticipation of the time off, just says: <i>I have had enough! Bring on the downtime.</i> Then the afternoon just drags on and …

Productivity

25 Business Books that You Won't See on Most Bookshelves

<i>Gregory Ciotti is the marketing director at Help Scout.This post originally appeared on the Help Scout blog.</i><p>Read to lead, right?<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>There are few better “hacks” in …

35 Long Hair Looks We Love

We rounded up the most gorgeous celebrity cuts and styles for hair with serious length.<p>We rounded up the most gorgeous celebrity cuts and styles for hair with serious length. If you're not there yet, prepare to start the growing-out process now (or check out our favorite pixies, lobs, short …

26 futuristic urban farms and green spaces [pics]

With cities taking up more space on the planet than ever, communities are struggling to solve problems of food security, climate control, and how to …

How to Return to "Normal" Life Gracefully After Long-Term Travel - Vagabondish

You’ve been the envy of your circle of friends for months. They’ve followed you on social media, lived vicariously through your travels and most …

Fit Links: Heidi Klum's Workout Playlist, Beginner-Friendly Arm Workout And More

<i>There are hundreds of wonderful sites on healthy living to be seen all over the blogosphere. Here at Fit Links, we'll introduce you to some that have caught our eye.</i><p>Maybe Heidi Klum is more like us than we guessed: The supermodel and New Balance designer says she wants to feel good when she's …

19 Places That Make Southeast Asia The Perfect Spot To Digital Detox

If the flocks of postgrad travelers in elephant print pants haven't told you already, Southeast Asia is having what we like to call "a moment."<p>And just because it definitely has its share of over-touristed sites, don't let the region fool you: there are some seriously stunning spots that are …

12 of the Hardest Places to Visit on Earth

From impassable terrains to unstable political situations to strict visa regulations, there are some places on Earth that are nearly impossible to get into. Fortunately, these adventurous photographers dared to venture into these territories! Even if you can't be there yourself, you can still …

4 Smart and Easy Braiding Tricks from Stylists

<b>Get Dirty</b><br>Instead of braiding your hair right after you shower, wait until the next day, once your hair has built up some dirt. "When your hair is clean, it's a little more silky, so it's harder for the braid to stay," says Pierre Michel style director Jerome Lordet. Bonus: You now have a solution …

47 Stunning Photographs Of People From Around The World

Proof that beauty comes in all colors.<p><i>CORRECTION: The last photo has been replaced with a person whose natural skin tone wasn't altered. h/t Dominie Dirtch for pointing this out. (3/16/14)</i><p>Special thanks to all the photographers for allowing me to showcase their beautiful work.

Photographers

5 technologies that are shaping the future of design

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon/Gigaom<p>Theatrical robots. 3D printers that churn out cells. Wearables for infants. These types of …

An Explosion of Color at Holi 2014 (PHOTOS)

Happy Holi! Crowds gather in India to celebrate the 2014 Festival of Colors, welcoming the spring by dousing each other in a flurry of vibrant, …

Orgasm Without Release: Alan Watts Presages Our Modern Media Gluttony in 1951

<i>“If the remission of pain is happiness, then the emergence from distraction is aesthetic bliss,”</i> Saul Bellow wrote in his poignant 1990 essay “The Distracted Public.” Nearly a century earlier, in his funny and wise reflection on feeding the mind, Lewis Carroll admonished that <i>“mental gluttony, or</i> …

A Short Guide to a Happy Life: Anna Quindlen on Work, Joy, and How to Live Rather Than Exist

The commencement address is a special kind of modern communication art, and its greatest masterpieces tend to either become a book — take, for instance, David Foster Wallace on the meaning of life, Neil Gaiman on the resilience of the creative spirit, Ann Patchett on storytelling and belonging, and</b> …

The 50 Greatest Fashion Quotes of All Time

From Coco Chanel to Marc Jacobs and Bill Cunningham, words to live by from fashion's greatest forces.<p><i>It can be difficult to articulate the power of style and fashion through words, but these icons managed to do so with quote-worthy, inspiring words of wisdom to live by. From the greatest fashion</i> …

citrus & green tea detox smoothie

When I think of summer, so many thoughts come to mind;<p><i>refreshing drinks</i><p>picnics<p>being outdoors<p>lots of SPF (have to keep my skin healthy …

12 Ways You'll Actually Enjoy Eating More Greens In 2014

With a spoonful of pancetta, the medicine goes down.

Food

Tuesday Ten: Detox Approved Snacks

Last month I shared a list of some of my favorite detox meals that I prepare when I want to feel clean and energized. I was so happy to see that you …

World's 15 most beautiful concert halls from Austria to Brazil | CNN Travel

27 Fat-Burning Ab Exercises (No Crunches!)

Abdominal exercises to burn fat, flatten your belly, and strengthen your core.