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Before & After: Carol's Light-Filled Bathroom

My room makeover::The bathroom had not been updated since the house was built in 1978. The orange counters, brown cabinets and baby bath sink really …

These 21 Photos Were Timed to Perfection And They’re Hilarious

From total wipeouts to giving a shark a high-five, the following 21 amazing images are proof that anybody can take an awesome and hilarious photo – …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

53 Of The Best Opening Sentences In Literature

"All this happened, more or less." —Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut<p>2. "The war in Zagreb began over a pack of cigarettes."<p>—<i>Girl at War</i> by Sara Nović<p>3. "Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to …

16 Breakfast Recipes to Take You Around the World

Breakfast is always lauded as the most important meal of the day, yet it's so easy to fall into a rut: a bowl of cereal and a cup of joe if you're in a hurry, pancakes if you have the time, and oatmeal when you want to feel virtuous. Don't you feel antsy just reading that litany? Let's try looking …

Save Soho: Fascinating old photos of the vibrant heart of London's West End over the years

Campaigners are battling to save Soho, the vibrant heart of London's West End, from the worst ravages of gentrification. The area's independent …

Tennis Star Andy Murray Marries Kim Sears in Scotland

Love doesn’t mean “zero” for this tennis star!<p>Scottish tennis pro Andy Murray married longtime girlfriend Kim Sears Saturday at Dunblane Cathedral in …

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Why your dream career could turn into a nightmare

'Do what you love.' 'Find a job that makes your heart sing.' 'Never settle.' Good advice? Or self-help claptrap that denigrates honest, hard work and harms the economy?<p>My friend Lauren is looking for a job, ideally office-based, nine to five, to fit around her 10-year-old son’s schooling. She wants …

One Of The Most Important Strategies For Changing Your Habits

In an excerpt from her new book, best-selling author Gretchen Rubin explains how to schedule habit change into your daily routine.<p>The Strategy of Scheduling, of setting a specific, regular time for an activity to recur, is one of the most familiar and powerful strategies of habit formation. …

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'The Sound of Music': Where are they now?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Fifty years after its premiere, "The Sound of Music" is still among millions of fans' favorite things.<p>The Julie Andrews film, about the von Trapp family and its "problem" governess, Maria, is beloved enough to have spawned audience singalongs. The performers who played the von Trapp …

When in Rome, Don’t Speak English. Grazie.

Furious Italians are defending the sanctity of their native tongue after a navy ad campaign and an aggressive PM trigger worries of an English …

Have we got it all wrong about gluten?

If you're suffering from gut pain, don't assume you're gluten intolerant: researchers believe other common foods such as garlic and onions could be to blame<p>So you think you’re gluten intolerant? It might go against the grain, but a growing body of research suggests that gluten might not be the …

Money Talks: How Much Does It Cost to Live the Creative Life?

Design blogs (Apartment Therapy included) often feature photos of beautiful spaces inhabited by beautiful, creative people. But the design of a space …

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