Christine Obermeyer

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23 Short Stories You'll Want To Read Over And Over Again

And again and again.

26 Fast Food Lunches That are Far Healthier Than Most

<i>Image: panerabread.com <br>Roasted Turkey and Avocado BLT on Sourdough <br>510 calories<br>37 g protein<br>19 g fat (3.5 g saturated, 0 g trans)<br>60 g carbohydrates (6</i> …

Exquisite Installations Unwind Strands of Ropes into Delicate Trees

Mello + Landini is a collaboration between Brazil-based artists Janiana Mello and Daniel Landini. Together, they create an on-going series of installations called <i>Ciclotrama</i>, which consist of intertwining ropes that twist and unwind into organic forms like roots and trees.<p>To the artists, <i>Ciclotramas</i> …

The Arts

You Probably Missed This Perfect "Orange Is The New Black" Easter Egg

Oh, Larry.

How You Can Eat Paleo — and Save Money

In a world where drive-thru burger joints and $1 pizza slices outnumber farmers markets and grocery stores, eating healthy, let alone Paleo, on a …

Nutrition

How Newsrooms Are Changing -- And Putting Employee Happiness First

Credit: Aperture Foundation<p><i>This is the third installment in our series on mental health in the newsroom. Read the first, second, fourth and fifth installments.</i><p>Hovering beneath a haze of smoke, rows of desks, each cluttered with stacks of paper and the standard-issue rotary phone, line the newsroom …

Score an Apartment Designed by Tom Dixon’s Design Research Studio

A few lucky souls can acquire a unique apartment in South East London in the No.2 at Upper Riverside, a design-led community developed by Knight …

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The 'Man Who Flies For Free' says these are the 3 cheapest days to fly

Contrary to popular belief, there is no right day to buy a plane ticket.<p>A flight to New York is not going to be much cheaper on Tuesday than it will be on Wednesday.<p>According to Scott Keyes, a reporter for Think Progress and author of the e-books "How To Fly For Free" and "How To Find Cheap …

Air Travel

Meet the King of the Cult of Dunkin’ Donuts

The taste of your Dunkin’ Donuts addiction is affected by everything from climate change to a guy with a white beard trying to stop it from tasting …

Is CrossFit Safe? What '60 Minutes' Didn't Tell You

CrossFit is a global phenomenon: 12,000 locations, hundreds of thousands of diehards, and a full-body workout that can make you look like a superhero, <i>60 Minutes</i> said on Sunday.<p>“In just 15 years, the king of CrossFit has created the largest gym chain in history,” correspondent Sharyn Alfonsi …

Genius idea turns Albert Einstein's handwriting into a font

Soon, you'll be able to write like a genius without actually being one.<p>Typographer Harald Geisler from Frankfurt, Germany wants to turn Albert …

Articles about house week refined renovation san francisco on Dwell.com - Dwell

San Francisco is a hotbed for design, spanning the disciplines of art, architecture, graphic design, illustration, and more.<p>In an unusual collaboration among birds, wind, and one of San Francisco’s leading landscape architects, a California designer has...<p>Located in the city's iconic Sea Cliff …

Architecture

100 Incredible Resources For Tech Entrepreneurs And Startups

Note: Please support the creator of this article by viewing it on DailyTekk.com (where I originally published it)!<p>Dude. Startups are hard. But they …

A House For An Architect By Pitsou Kedem

Architect Pitsou Kedem has designed a home for himself and his family in Ramat HaSharon, Israel.<p>About the project<p>The neighborhood where architect …

These Crossfit engagement photos are hardcore... yet sweet.

<i>Images courtesy of Cricket’s Photography.</i><p>If all engagement shoots were an accurate reflection of the couple involved, you could safely assume the …

Articles about renovated ray kappe abode manhattan beach on Dwell.com - Dwell

Up-sizing from a small bungalow, Kristopher Dukes and Matt Jacobson take a minimalist approach to renovating and furnishing a...<p>Historic details and modern interventions commune in two bathrooms in a renovated West Village town house.<p>Like many white people of a certain age, I first visited Harlem …

Architizer

10 Mistakes You Make When Booking Airfare

If you're wondering why you never manage to bag a flight for quite as cheap as the next guy, or you're pining for a getaway but really need to keep the cost down, or you're simply super-interested in all the intricacies of airfare pricing (OK, well, at Hopper, we are!), then this list of 10 …

Flying

Palette Profile - Whites, Grays, And Reclaimed Wood

Hey contemporist friends! Let’s take a moment to scrutinize the palette choices of some designers.<p>This room, designed and built by Capital Building, …

The Easter Dog

(YouTube link)<p>Five the Boston Terrier dressed up in his Easter bunny ears to wish you a happy Easter! Watch him gleefully -or not- ride around on a …

5 Airlines That Fly to Europe for Cheap (for Real)

No-frills carrier Ryanair made the news this year by announcing the launch of transatlantic flights starting at just $15. It's a deal that sounds much too good to be true, and indeed, that $15 price tag fails to factor in the passenger taxes ($200 or so) and other fees like luggage and seat …

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

Sometimes You Just Need Pudding; Here Are 11 Recipes

Chocolate, vanilla, rice, and tapioca—we love all pudding equally. Here are 11 great recipes for it.<p><b>There's something very comforting about pudding</b>, whether it is of the chocolate or rice variety. It's just you, a bowl, and a spoon, ya know? We feel you. Here are 11 recipes to satiate that need.

Dessert

Season chair by Piero Lissoni comprises two simple volumes

Italian designer Piero Lissoni has paired a round-edged cube seat with a vertical rectangular back to create this upholstered chair for furniture …

What 3 Nutritionists Order at Chipotle

Yes, it is possible to get something there that's not a total calorie bomb. Here's proof.<p>It's not exactly news that a burrito loaded with cheese and sour cream is also filled with calories. But <i>The New York Times</i> revealed some sobering information about your Chipotle habit yesterday, looking at more …

8 Google Maps Hacks That Will Change The Way You Travel

We knew Google Maps could show us the world. But we didn't know the app could pull quite so many game-changing travel tricks.<p>From booking a black car to planning a ski route, this little tool is primed to completely revamp the way we travel. Here are some of the smartest Google Maps hacks to enjoy …

Maps