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26 Beautiful Entryway Decorating Ideas With Different Styles

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21 Books Every Woman Should Read In Her Lifetime

Some are hard-hitting, some are lighthearted, and all of them are definitely amazing.<p><i>Note: submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

23 Best Productivity Hacks of the Year

Dominate with these helpful productivity tips.<p>Dominate with these helpful productivity tips.<p><b>1. Turn Off Alerts</b><p>It's terribly tough to get into your Zen zone when your phone is buzzing every few minutes. Depending on how chatty your phone is, you may get notifications for everything from emails to …

Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read These 5 Books This Summer

Sporting the same reading list as Bill Gates won’t make you a billionaire. But, hey, it’s a start.<p>Gates—the richest person in the world by <i>Forbes</i>‘ …

Ten Mistakes Parents Make with Tweens and Teens

Teens and Tweens are going through lots of developmental physical and emotional changes. Changing friends, changing bodies, changing schools, more academic pressure, and higher expectations from parents all come into play. As parents we want the best for parents but sometimes our best goes too …

10 Nudes That Changed Art History

Christie's Vice President, Sara Friedlander, takes BAZAAR behind the virtual fig leaf and pinpoints ten of history's most impactful nude paintings.<p>Sara Friedlander—Vice-President, Head of Evening Sale at Christie's and a grad of Sotheby's Institute of Art—takes BAZAAR behind the virtual fig leaf …

Listen here: 10 great podcasts for book lovers

As any reader will tell you, a good book doesn't end when you've flipped the last page. There's always more to learn, plots to discuss, themes to …

8 Things You Should Do Every Day Before 8 A.M. to Be More Productive

When you start your workday, do you feel like Superman or like a zombie?<p>When you start your workday, do you feel like Superman or like a zombie? If you're like most people, you probably feel like a zombie.<p>Most people's mornings are a chaotic mess. Exhausted. Stimulant-driven. Rough.<p>However, …

The invisible work (and value) of parenting

By Lara N. Dotson-Renta<p>“You have a PhD, and you’re freelancing and home with the kids? That must be … nice,” said the mother of a friend of my 6-year-old daughter.<p>The “nice” hung in the air awkwardly, familiarly. Behind the question was genuine bewilderment, curiosity, a bit of judgment, a …

Reading Books Has Become a Competitive Edge

Twenty-eight percent of American adults say they have not read a book in the past year - book as in words... be it digital, print, whatever. And while I don't know the matching statistics globally - help me if you can by checking your country's stats - I imagine most of us are facing the same sad …

Muslims and Jews in the 16th century

Jerry Brotton explores Tudor England’s relationship with the Islamic world and tells the story of Venice’s Jewish ghetto<p>Historian Jerry Brotton …

11 Clutter Magnets That Are Secretly Making Your Home A Mess

A clean home is a happy home, and we could all use a little more happy.<p>Unless you've perfected the art of tidying up like Marie Kondo has, your house probably gets messy just a little too easily. Even after a spring cleaning sweep, it seems like your place returns to its default disheveled mode in …

The mystery of parenting teen girls is “Untangled” with author Lisa Damour

By Sharon Holbrook<p>Finally, there’s some good news for puzzled parents of adolescent girls, and psychologist Lisa Damour is the bearer of that happy news. Damour’s new book, <i>Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through The Seven Transitions Into Adulthood</i>, is the most down-to-earth, readable parenting …

10 Smart Things To Do Every Night

If you want to have a great tomorrow, do these ten things tonight. You can end your day by vegging out in front of the TV, staying up late, and …

Herbed Quinoa

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:23 minPrep:8 minCook:15 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories391 calorieTotal …

Family Ties | Paper Daffodil Wreath - Classic Play!

by M.J., posted on March 25th, 2014 in Arts & Crafts, Family Ties<p>Happy Spring! I don’t know what’s been going on around your house lately, but around …